Rotoscoping movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rotoscoping movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out stylized, visually appealing, cult film, serious, clever and surreal films and TV shows about / with rotoscoping, storytelling, dialogue, weird, surrealism, chase, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation and runaway plots mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
rotoscoping movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as rotoscoping: Flowers of Evil (2013), Wizards (1977), Heavy Metal 2000 (2000), Fire and Ice (1983), Waking Life (2001), Another Day of Life (2018), Alois Nebel (2011), A Christmas Carol (2009), Tehran Taboo (2017), Dream Corp, LLC (2016).

List of rotoscoping movies

Flowers of Evil (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Takao worships the class beauty, Nanako, from afar. When he is alone in the classroom one day after school, he notices her bag of gym clothes on the floor. He can't resist picking it up. He plans to return it, but the next day, all the girls ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychological thriller, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, school, rotoscoping, youth, love and romance, romance, teenage love, psycho, evil, psychology, student, dysfunctional relationship ...
Place: japan
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Wizards (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An ambiguous battle between good and evil wages in a post-apocalyptic earth populated by netherworld creatures who have re-emerged after the nuclear winter. Two wizard twin brothers - the evil Blackwolf and the good Avatar - battle for supremacy. ...
Style: epic, surreal, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, magic, surrealism, mutant, post apocalypse, world war two, twins, twin brother, sword fight, robot, fairy, assassin ...
Time: future
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Heavy Metal 2000 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Upon discovery of a shard of what could be the Loc-Nar, a miner named Tyler becomes possessed with an insatiable hunger for power and a thirst for immortality. On his way to the planet of youth, Tyler wipes out most of a space colony and kidnaps a ...
Style: sexy, exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, vengeance, female protagonist, obsessive quest, good versus evil, brutality, murder, heroic mission, danger, adventure, deadly, heroes ...
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Fire and Ice (1983)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In this animated tale, a tiny village is destroyed by a surging glacier, which serves as the deadly domain for the evil Ice Lord, Nekron. The only survivor is a young warrior, Larn, who vows to avenge this act of destruction. The evil continues, ...
Style: epic, adult animation, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, jungle, kidnapping, fire, warrior, adventure, telekinesis, rotoscoping, dark fantasy, danger, heroes, ice ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
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Waking Life (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream-like state. The film follows its protagonist as he initially observes and later participates in philosophical discussions that weave together issues like reality, free will, our ...
Style: philosophical, stylized, surreal, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: existentialism, philosophy, lifestyle, bohemian life, human nature, imaginary, daydreamer, computer animation, nightmare, satire, life after death, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
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Another Day of Life (2018)
Genre: Animation, Biography
Country: Spain, Poland, Belgium, Germany, France, Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola's civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty reality of war and discovered a sense of helplessness ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspenseful, rough, semi documentary ...
Plot: civil war, investigative, investigation, life risking, news report, conflict, liberation, old age, weapons, independence movement, rotoscoping, colonialism ...
Time: 20th century
Place: angola, portugal, cuba, south africa, poland
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Alois Nebel (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A train dispatcher encounters a mute stranger who appears out of nowhere, and finds himself mysteriously involved with a murder in Poland. The end of the eighties in the twentieth century. Alois Nebel works as a dis­patcher at the small railway ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, mysterious character, uncover truth, haunted by the past, crimes, society, murder, social misfits, life is a bitch, mystery, misfit, axe ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: czechoslovakia, prague, czech republic, poland, central europe
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A Christmas Carol (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, exciting, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, redemption, ghost, holiday, disney, greed, snow, regret, life changing experience, rich and poor, coldhearted, human nature ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, future, 1840s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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Tehran Taboo (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The lives of three strong-willed women and a young musician cross paths in Tehran’s schizophrenic society where sex, adultery, corruption, prostitution and drugs coexist with strict religious law. In this bustling modern metropolis, avoiding ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: taboo, prostitution, drugs, pregnancy, prison, virginity, women's rights, one night stand, apartment building, diabetes, drug use, hanging ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tehran iran, iran
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Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In 2009, Casey Pugh asked thousands of Internet users to remake "Star Wars: A New Hope" into a fan film, 15 seconds at a time. Contributors were allowed to recreate scenes from Star Wars however they wanted. Within just a few months SWU ...
Style: captivating, suspense, contemplative, exciting
Plot: laser, star wars, spacecraft, chase, battles, toys, parody, emperor, sword fight, galaxy, empire, action figure ...
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Dream Corp, LLC (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Helmed by the easily distracted Dr. Roberts, a psychotherapeutic facility treats patients with troubling dreams. Roberts employs a team of incompetent scientists to help analyze and record those thoughts plaguing the doctor's patients.
Style: psychedelic, live comedy
Plot: psychosis, clinic, dream, surrealism, rotoscoping, part animation, oneiric
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Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to stone by way of the pointed finger of a giant blue glove. As the only ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, witty, humorous, cult film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, music, the beatles, submarine, fighting the system, surrealism, anti war, invasion, rescue, fantasy world, good versus evil, underwater ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: liverpool, england, europe, london
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Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Toon star Roger is worried that his wife Jessica is playing pattycake with someone else, so the studio hires detective Eddie Valiant to snoop on her. But the stakes are quickly raised when Marvin Acme is found dead and Roger is the prime ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, surreal, witty ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: private detective, rabbit, falsely accused, femme fatale, cartoon rabbit, neo noir, investigation, frame up, goofy hero, parallel world, odd couple, partners ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1947, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Sin City (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy dames, desperate vigilantes. Some are seeking revenge, others lust ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, dark, surreal, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, dark hero, vengeance, crimes, justice, distopia, social decay, crime, torture, tough heroes, gory, anti hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 80s ...
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A Scanner Darkly (2006)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.
Style: psychedelic, psychological, surreal, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: drug abuse, losing-it hero, addiction, undercover, neo noir, disorder, society, fighting crime, law enforcement, future dystopia, surveillance, schizophrenia ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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Renaissance (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To find Ilona and unlock the secrets of her disappearance, Karas must plunge deep into the parallel worlds of corporate espionage, organized crime and genetic research - where the truth imprisons whoever finds it first and miracles can be bought but ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, monopoly, police detective, investigation, corporation, disappearance, woman in danger, crimes, rescue, law enforcement, society, confined ...
Time: future
Place: paris france, europe, france
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The Polar Express (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Style: feel good, touching, stylized, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, magic, belief, adventure, train ride, christmas movie, santa claus, holiday, self discovery, north pole, young heroes, computer animation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
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Pocahontas (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: History comes gloriously to life in Disney's epic animated tale about love and adventure in the New World. Pocahontas is a Native American woman whose father has arranged for her to marry her village's best warrior. But a vision tells her ...
Style: touching, captivating, romantic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, native american, interracial romance, disney, forbidden love, romance, culture clash, tribe, tragic love, adventure, family relations, fall in love ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, london, europe, england ...
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For a Few Dollars More (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Two bounty hunters are in pursuit of "El Indio," one of the most wanted fugitives in the western territories, and his gang.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gunfight, bounty hunter, gang, heroes, duel, small town, warrior, reward, sidekick, lone wolves, track down ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, el paso texas, mexico ...
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Paprika (2006)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patient's dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: surveillance, investigation, villain, mental illness, deception, fairy, dreams, scientist, research, human nature, doctors and patients, psychiatrist ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Monster House (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Monsters under the bed are scary enough, but what happens when an entire house is out to get you? Three teens aim to find out when they go up against a decrepit neighboring home and unlock its frightening secrets.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, dark, scary, humorous ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: halloween, haunted house, computer animation, children, neighbor, ghost, family, disorder, suburbs, friendship, supernatural, child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Love Guru (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Born in America and raised in an Indian ashram, Pitka returns to his native land to seek his fortune as a spiritualist and self-help expert. His skills are put to the test when he must get a brokenhearted hockey player's marriage back on track ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: guru, chastity, ice hockey, expert, couple relations, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, sport, breakup, sport team, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, india, toronto ontario canada
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The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, scenic, gloomy ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, mission, wizards and magicians, obsessive quest, heroes, imaginary kingdom, elf, imaginary, save the world, danger, escapades ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s
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Heavy Metal (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A glowing orb terrorizes a young girl with a collection of stories of dark fantasy, eroticism and horror.
Style: atmospheric, erotic, sexual, adult animation, sexy ...
Plot: graphic violence, heavy metal, good versus evil, adventure, nudity (full frontal - brief), space station, intergalactic, space travel, danger, violence, cult, rock ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, usa, pentagon, new jersey
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DragonBlade (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A town is attacked by a deadly creature, it can only be stopped with the Dragon Blade. The one person who knows where the blade is won't tell Lang, and even if he did, untold peril will fall on anyone who dares to find this legendary weapon.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, obsessive quest, heroic mission, daring rescue, ancient mystery, rivalry, escapades, deadly creature, heroes, wizards and magicians, imaginary ...
Place: asia, china
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Cool World (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jack Deebs is a cartoonist who is due to be released from jail. His comic book "Cool World" describes a zany world populated by "doodles" (cartoon characters) and "noids" (humanoids). What Jack didn't realize is ...
Style: adult animation, surreal, stylized, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parallel world, seduction, comics, femme fatale, casino, cartoonist, alternate dimension, fish out of water, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely couple, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1945, 1940s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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Chico & Rita (2010)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Chico is a young piano player with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and romantic desire unites them, but their journey - in the tradition of the Latin ballad, the bolero - brings heartache and torment.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, stylized, adult animation ...
Plot: jazz, artist, pianist, deportation, musician's life, young lovers, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, success, love affair, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 50s, 20th century
Place: cuba, usa, new york, paris france, las vegas ...
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The Birds (1963)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Chic socialite Melanie Daniels enjoys a passing flirtation with an eligible attorney in a San Francisco pet shop and, on an impulse, follows him to his hometown bearing a gift of lovebirds. But upon her arrival, the bird population runs amok. ...
Style: suspenseful, surreal, scary, exciting, tense ...
Plot: dangerous animal, bird, lawyer, birds, bird attack, small town, survival, danger, paranoia, burned alive, evacuation, trapped ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: san francisco, california
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American Pop (1981)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American Pop is an American animated film that tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music.
Style: captivating, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, adult animation ...
Plot: music, jazz, songwriter, music hall, jazz band, music business, musician's life, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 20s ...
Place: usa, russia, new york, europe, italy ...
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A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Jones and Terry Gilliam pay tribute to their late Monty Python colleague Graham Chapman in this hilarious, 3-D animated adaptation of Chapman's brazenly fictionalized life story. (TIFF)
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, surreal, witty ...
Plot: monty python, actor's life, artists and showbiz, writer's life, fictional biography, father son relationship, broadway, world war two, drinking problem, christmas, silly humor, gender ...
Time: 20th century, year 1942, year 1979
Place: england, europe, new york, new zealand, ibiza
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