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Otherside Picnic (2021)
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Otherside Picnic (2021)
Original name: 裏世界ピクニック
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Friendless college girl Sorawo finds a door to another world one day — a strangely post-apocalyptic-feeling Otherside with serene emptiness, which becomes her new “special place.” There, she meets one other human, the beautiful and independent Toriko, and they explore the abandoned Otherside together.
Style: captivating, tense, sincere, colourful, unusual plot structure, entertaining, contemplative
Plot: survival, female protagonist, alternate universe, adventure, monster, magic, ghost, parallel world, youth, supernatural, friendship, fantasy world, friends, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, spirit, supernatural ability, good versus evil, chase, supernatural power, obsessive quest, creature, society, couples, japanese mythology ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, tense and contemplative films and TV series with plots about supernatural, supernatural ability, youth, friendship, supernatural power, escapades and curses spells and rituals mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Otherside Picnic: Legend Quest (2017), How to Keep a Mummy (2018), Shadows House (2021), Gugure! Kokkuri-san (2014), The Urara of Labyrinth Town (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Legend Quest (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Mexico
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Story: When an evil force threatens his village, a gifted teen who can talk to ghosts puts his skills to good use, one legend at a time.
Style: unusual plot structure, humorous, tense, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: talking to the dead, ghost, supernatural, mythology, quest, shaman, good versus evil, characters in danger, supernatural ability, deadly creature, demon, mission ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico
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How to Keep a Mummy (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kashiwagi Sora is living a normal high school student life, when his "adventurer" father sends him a mummy from his travels in Egypt! Sora balks at the letter from his crazy dad ("I found a cool mummy, so I decided to leave it with ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sincere, psychological, captivating
Plot: friendship, slice of life, high school, coming of age, high school life, supernatural, everyday life, school, mummy, friends, creature, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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88%
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Shadows House (2021)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A faceless clan lives in a large mansion, masquerading as nobles. Their caretakers are living dolls who spend their days cleaning up the dirt the tenants leave behind. But there’s a deeper mystery at play… and the secret of the house will be ...
Style: gothic, unusual plot structure, contemplative, visually appealing, tense ...
Plot: doll, supernatural, spirit, supernatural power, old dark house, escapades, youth, haunted house, uncover truth, supernatural ability, society, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Gugure! Kokkuri-san (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A little girl named Kohina ends up summoning a Kokkuri-san, a lower-ranking ghost in Japanese folklore. The Kokkuri-san she calls ends up being a white-haired handsome, young man. Although he had intended to merely haunt her at first, he becomes ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: spirit, japanese mythology, magic, coming of age, supernatural, rivalry, mythology, friends, wizards, friendship, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Urara of Labyrinth Town (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: This is Meiro-machi (Labyrinth Town), the town of fortune-telling. In town, there is a fortune-telling shop called Urara, where girls aspiring to be fortune-tellers come from all over the country. Chiya, who was raised in the mountains, comes to the ...
Style: seinen, entertaining, feel good, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, magic, fortune telling, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, paranormal, good versus evil, rescue, society, friends, friendship, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Concrete Revolutio (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The stage is set in "another Japan" as a banquet of diverse superhumans unfolds... In an imaginary "age of gods" about 20 years after the war, Japan has grown and developed by leaps and bounds. What if all the superhumans ever ...
Style: feel good, exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Bungo Stray Dogs Wan! (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The peaceful days of the very popular work Bungou Stray Dogs are here. The characters of the Armed Detective Agency and the Mafia are in miniature form?! Due to Atsushi and co. becoming cute, this is a different experience to the original work—a ...
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Plot: supernatural, slice of life, supernatural power, peril, uncover truth, paranormal, escapades, partners against crime, rescue, good versus evil, obsessive quest, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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75%
Dr. Ramune: Mysterious Disease Specialist (2021)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: So long as people have hearts, there will be those with worries and concerns. Those hearts are then invaded by something strange, causing them to show strange physical symptoms. These ailments, called "mysterious diseases," exist unseen to ...
Style: suspense, contemplative, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Boogiepop and Others (2019)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: There is an urban legend that tells of a shinigami that can release people from the pain they are suffering. This "Angel of Death" has a name—Boogiepop. And the legends are true. Boogiepop is real. When a rash of disappearances involving ...
Style: seinen, psychological, contemplative, scary, captivating ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The World Ends With You: The Animation (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
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Style: captivating, suspense, contemplative, exciting, tense
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Spirited Away (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
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Style: surreal, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized, colourful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Drop Kick on My Devil!! (2018)
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Duration: 24 min.
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Style: psychological, humorous, sincere, captivating, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part 2: Eternal (2012)
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Duration: 109 min.
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Style: dark fantasy, tense, contemplative, captivating, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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43%
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Country: Japan
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, contemplative
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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TV show
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Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kogarashi has the ability to see supernatural, and has been possessed by ghosts since he was a kid but now he has learned to fight back against them! Unfortunately, he's now also very poor, homeless, and hoping for a happier, more normal, high ...
Style: captivating, sincere, feel good, light, entertaining ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, offbeat, captivating, odd, not serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Rekkit Rabbit (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
TV show
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Style: humorous, contemplative, captivating, light, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
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Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%