Based on manga movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant based on manga movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, humorous, suspense, entertaining and semi serious films and TV shows about / with friendship, supernatural, violence, adventure, fight, battles, manga, high school, rivalry and super strength plots mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres shot in Japan, USA, Taiwan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as based on manga: The Disastrous Life of Saiki K (2016), The Seven Deadly Sins (2014), Yona of the Dawn (2014), Wolf Girl & Black Prince (2014), One-Punch Man (2015), Stray God (2014), Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun (2020), Given (2019), Bloom Into You (2018), Alita: Battle Angel (2019).

List of based on manga movies

The Disastrous Life of Saiki K (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Gifted with a wide assortment of supernatural abilities ranging from telepathy to x-ray vision, Kusuo Saiki finds this so-called blessing to be nothing but a curse. As all the inconveniences his powers cause constantly pile up, all Kusuo aims for is ...
Style: exciting, light, feel good, captivating, humorous
Plot: telepathy, friendship, supernatural, everyday life, psychic, society, family relations, teenager, japanese teenager, supernatural power, high school, father son relationship ...
Place: japan
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The Seven Deadly Sins (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The “Seven Deadly Sins”—a group of evil knights who conspired to overthrow the kingdom of Britannia—were said to have been eradicated by the Holy Knights, although some claim that they still live. Ten years later, the Holy Knights have ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: demon, giant, super strength, immortality, friendship, sin, fight, supernatural, magic, deity, battles, talking animals ...
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Yona of the Dawn (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, Taiwan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The legend of the Four Dragons and the origin of the land has been passed down for generations in the land of Kouka. Currently, Hiryuu Palace has no one else next in line for the throne other than the fifteen year old princess, Yona, who had been ...
Style: shoujo, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, dragon, running for your life, save the kingdom, romance, princess, chase, prophecy, escapades, politics, father daughter relationship, survival ...
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Wolf Girl & Black Prince (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Erika Shinohara has taken to lying about her romantic exploits to earn the respect of her new friends. So when they ask for a picture of her "boyfriend," she hastily snaps a photo of a handsome stranger, whom her friends recognize as the ...
Style: shoujo, feel good, captivating, touching, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, school life, love, couples, youth, school, society, popularity, friendship, sadist, high school, first love
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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 8.8
 112K
One-Punch Man (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Saitama is a hero who only became a hero for fun. After three years of “special” training, though, he’s become so strong that he’s practically invincible. In fact, he’s too strong—even his mightiest opponents are taken out with a single ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, absurd, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, absurd humor, superhero, supernatural, cyborgs, martial arts, karate, violence, fantasy world, super strength, parody, fight ...
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 7.9
 11K
Stray God (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The world consists of two parts: the near shore and far shore. The near shore is the place where people reside, while the far shore is the place for deities and ayakashi, which are emotional fragments that can posses humans and cause trouble. So it ...
Style: captivating, exciting, offbeat, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deity, ghost, friendship, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, sword fight, magical sword, high school, god, supernatural romance, monster ...
Place: japan
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Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about the school's Seven Mysteries, one of which is Hanako-san. Said to occupy the third stall of the third floor girls' bathroom in the old school building, Hanako-san grants any wish when summoned. Nene ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, fairy tale
Plot: spirit, school, mystery, romance, student, boy, friendship, creature, adventure, supernatural, girl, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 8.3
 963
Given (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The played chord made the rusty air and both our eardrums vibrate smoothly. From that moment... our music was born.
Style: yaoi, josei, captivating, unusual plot structure
Audience: teens
Plot: music band, romance, lgbt, music, rock music, school, art, high school, band, inspiration, friendship, frustration ...
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 7.6
 659
Bloom Into You (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Yuu has always loved shoujo manga and awaits the day she gets a love confession that sends her heart aflutter with bubbles and hearts, and yet when a junior high classmate confesses his feelings to her…she feels nothing. Disappointed and confused, ...
Plot: lesbian, young love, high school student, schoolgirl, high school, lgbt, school life, loneliness, first love, friends in love, high school boy
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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, female warrior, female protagonist, distopia, nanotechnology, woman fights a man, martial arts, bounty hunter, danger, amnesia, tough girl ...
Time: near future, future
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 8.1
 45K
A Silent Voice (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Shouya Ishida starts bullying the new girl in class, Shouko Nishimiya, because she is deaf. But as the teasing continues, the rest of the class starts to turn on Shouya for his lack of compassion. When they leave elementary school, Shouko and Shouya ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sincere, romantic, biting ...
Plot: sign language, friendship, deaf, high school, bullying, deafness, suicide thoughts, redemption, single mother, japanese school, japanese girl, coming of age ...
Place: japan
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 8.1
 6K
Black Clover (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Asta and Yuno were abandoned together at the same church, and have been inseparable since. As children, they promised that they would compete against each other to see who would become the next Emperor Magus. However, as they grew up, some ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Plot: magic, battles, adventure, unlikely hero, jousting, chosen one, direction and purpose, friendship, fictional reality, orphan, wizards, sword ...
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Cells at Work! (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The human body consists of approximately 37 trillion cells. These cells are hard at work every day within a world that is your body. From the oxygen carrying Red Blood Cells to the bacteria fighting White Blood Cells, Get to know the unsung heroes ...
Style: educational, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: biology, mutilation, medicine, science, anthropomorphism, anatomy, adventure, fantasy world, friendship, transformation, public health, fight
Time: contemporary
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Bungo Stray Dogs (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Nakajima Atsushi was kicked out of his orphanage, and now he has no place to go and no food. While he is standing by a river, on the brink of starvation, he rescues a man whimsically attempting suicide. That man is Dazai Osamu, and he and his ...
Style: exciting, emotional, humorous, mysterious, seinen
Plot: literature, battles, group of criminals, supernatural ability, friendship, mafia, super strength, mysticism, fight, rivalry, gunfight, writers ...
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To the Forest of Firefly Lights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: One hot summer day a little girl gets lost in an enchanted forest of the mountain god where spirits reside. A young boy appears before her, but she cannot touch him for fear of making him disappear. And so a wondrous adventure awaits...
Style: exciting, touching, captivating
Plot: spirit, supernatural, friendship, childhood, folklore, little girl, forest, slice of life, coming of age, mask, fall in love, abrupt ending ...
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Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Tanjirō Kamado, joined with Inosuke Hashibira, a boy raised by boars who wears a boar's head, and Zenitsu Agatsuma, a scared boy who reveals his true power when he sleeps, board the Infinity Train on a new mission with the Fire Hashira, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, violence, magic, fight, supernatural, dark fantasy, survival, family, mutilation, martial arts, danger, gore ...
Place: japan, asia
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 7.1
 713
Zatch Bell! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sport
Country: Spain, UK, Japan, Australia, Mexico
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Takamine Kiyomaro, a depressed don't-care-about-the-world guy, was suddenly given a little demon named Gash Bell to take care of. Little does he know that Gash is embroiled into an intense fight to see who is the ruler of the demon world.
Style: captivating, funny, light, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: demon, team, teamwork, super strength, adventure, good versus evil, kindness, enemy, friendship, supernatural power, stubbornness, magic ...
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Lupin the Third vs. Detective Conan: The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Conan Edogawa sets out to apprehend Lupin the Third, the suspect of stealing a jewel called Cherry Sapphire. A sequel to the TV special “Lupin the Third vs. Detective Conan” (2009).
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, realistic
Plot: police, escape, espionage, friend, friendship, heist, master thief, inspector, police detective, partners, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
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Assassination Classroom: Graduation (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Story continues with the students' own conflicts, Koro Sensei’s identity and the fate of the world. The time limit for assassination is approaching.
Style: exciting, captivating, light, tense, humorous
Plot: teacher, graduate, friendship, murder, monster, attempted murder, superhuman, assassin, school, problem child, classroom, education ...
Place: japan
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 5.1
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School-Live! (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, asian horror
Plot: zombie outbreak, zombie, zombie apocalypse, schoolgirl, undead, survival, high school, school club, walking dead, survival horror, living dead, zombification ...
Place: east asia
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We Hope for Blooming (2018)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mitsuki is shy and rather isolated at school. Towa is on the basketball team and Mitsuki's class-mate. Due to circumstances, Mitsuki soon begins to socialize with four jocks of the basketball team, which affects her self-esteem, her social ...
Plot: basketball, rivalry, school, mother daughter relationship, high school sweetheart, sport, sport team, family relations, friendship, love and romance, hospital, date ...
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Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Jaga Bada, Mr. Satan's old sparring partner, has invited Satan to his personal island to hold a grudge match. Trunks and Goten decide to come for the adventure and Android #18 is following Satan for the money he owes her. Little do they know ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: martial arts, scientist, cloning, obscene finger gesture, violence, adventure, adaptation, spell, combat, exorcist, danger, fight ...
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Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III - The Advent (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A year has passed since Guts parted ways with the Band of the Hawks. Meanwhile, his former mercenary group is plotting a rescue mission to save an imprisoned Griffith.
Style: serious, dark, adult animation, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: battles, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, demon, supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, heroes, adventure, rivalry, vengeance, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages
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Ajin: Demi-Human (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ajin is a live-action adaptation of a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Gamon Sakurai. Kei Nagai dies in a car accident, but realises he is a type of immortal known as Ajin (demi-human). Hunted by humans, Ajin is eventually found by ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, suspense, intense
Plot: immortality, demi god, one against many, experiment, supernatural power, one man army, supernatural, government conspiracy, fighting the system, martial arts, unstoppable, characters in danger ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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 6.1
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Piece of Cake (2015)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Shino Umemiya readily dates guys interested in her, because she believes that's better than being alone. She breaks up with her violent boyfriend after he discovered that she cheated on him. She moves to a new area to get a fresh new start on ...
Style: romanticism, disturbing, romantic, exciting, talky ...
Plot: employer employee relationship, single woman, unemployment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drunkenness, lgbt, colleague, director, festival, fired from the job, rivalry, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Parasyte: Part 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Alien pods come to Earth and, naturally, start taking over Human Hosts. One such pod only manages to take over one human's, Shin Izumi, right arm. Together they grow and co-exist, all the while the other aliens are making meals of other humans; ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, high school student, alien invasion, alien parasite, werewolf, manga
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 7.9
 5K
Shin Chan (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the misadventures of a 5 year old kid named Shin Chan. This is the Adult Swim run of Shin Chan.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, toilet humor
Plot: mischievous children, brat, friends, misfit, youth, dysfunctional family, teachers and students, grownups, small town, parents and children, young heroes, children ...
Place: japan
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Blade of the Immortal (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Blade of the Immortal is a Japanese manga series by Hiroaki Samura. The series is set in Japan during the mid-Tokugawa Shogunate period and follows the cursed samurai Manji, who has to kill 1000 evil men in order to regain his mortality. The manga ...
Style: rough, tense, captivating, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: samurai, danger, imaginary, master warrior, rivalry, battles, obsessive quest, superhuman powers, adventure, escapades, redemption, vengeance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan
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Snow White with the Red Hair (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shirayuki was a young girl born with unique apple-red hair. She meets a famous but foolish Prince Raji, who falls in love with her at first sight and orders her to become his concubine. With nowhere else to go, Shirayuki cuts her hair and escapes to ...
Style: exciting, shoujo, captivating, fairy tale, enigmatic
Plot: adventure, love and romance, prince, friendship, royal family, destiny, youth, snow white, king, rich, runaway
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My Hero Academia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: People are not born equal, a realization that 4-year-old Midoriya Izuku faced when bullied by his classmates who had unique special powers. Izuku was one of the rare cases where he was born with absolutely no unique powers. This did not stop Izuku ...
Style: exciting, comic, entertaining, sincere, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: super strength, superhero, friendship, training, heroism, teamwork, school, supernatural power, tournament, fight, high school, super villain ...
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