20 Movies Like Belladonna Of Sadness

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Perfect Blue

Perfect Blue
Perfect Blue
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 81 min
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Sadayuki Murai, Yoshikazu Takeuchi, Rika Takahashi
Actors: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji
Language: English, Japanese
Country: Japan
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“Perfect Blue” is a psychological thriller anime film that follows a former pop idol as she transitions into acting, but becomes increasingly disturbed by a stalker and experiences a blurred line between reality and fantasy, leading to a series of horrifying events that challenge her sanity and identity.

Paprika

Paprika
Paprika
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 6 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Yasutaka Tsutsui, Seishi Minakami, Satoshi Kon
Actors: Megumi Hayashibara, Tôru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan
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“Paprika” is a Japanese animated film directed by Satoshi Kon. It follows the story of a therapist who uses a device called “DC Mini” to enter people’s dreams, but when the device is stolen, she must track down the culprit to prevent chaos from spreading between dreams and reality.

Akira

Akira
Akira
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Awards: 1 win
Writer: Katsuhiro Ôtomo, Izô Hashimoto
Actors: Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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The Akira movie is a cyberpunk sci-fi film set in a post-apocalyptic Neo-Tokyo, following a group of biker gang members as they get entangled in a government experiment involving telekinetic powers and uncover the dark secrets of the city’s past.

Millennium Actress

Millennium Actress
Millennium Actress
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 87 min
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 6 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Satoshi Kon, Sadayuki Murai
Actors: Miyoko Shôji, Shôzô Îzuka, Mami Koyama
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan
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“Millennium Actress” is a Japanese animated film that follows the story of a retired actress as she recounts her life and career to a documentary filmmaker, blurring the line between reality and her many film roles. Through her memories, the film explores themes of love, loss, and the power of storytelling.

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya
The Tale of The Princess Kaguya
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Metacritic: 89/100
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Runtime: 137 min
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 13 wins & 38 nominations total
Writer: Isao Takahata, Riko Sakaguchi
Actors: Chloë Grace Moretz, James Caan, Mary Steenburgen
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan
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“The Tale of the Princess Kaguya” is a Japanese animated film that tells the story of a mysterious baby girl who grows rapidly into a beautiful princess, while struggling with her true identity and the expectations placed upon her by society.”

Mind Game

Mind Game
Mind Game
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 1 win
Writer: Robin Nishi, Masaaki Yuasa
Actors: Kôji Imada, Sayaka Maeda, Takashi Fujii
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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“Mind Game” is an animated film that follows the story of a young man who, after being shot and killed, embarks on a surreal journey through life, death, and the afterlife. Through a series of mind-bending encounters and experiences, he learns to appreciate the beauty of existence and the power of embracing the unknown.

Angel’s Egg

Angel's Egg
Angel's Egg
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
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Runtime: 71 min
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: N/A
Writer: Yoshitaka Amano (story), Mamoru Oshii (screenplay), Mamoru Oshii (story)
Actors: Mako Hyôdô, Jinpachi Nezu, Kei'ichi Noda
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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“Angel’s Egg” is an enigmatic and surreal animated film that explores themes of existentialism and religious symbolism as a young girl guards an egg in a desolate world, awaiting its hatching, while encountering a mysterious stranger. The film delves into the nature of faith, purpose, and the cyclical nature of life and death.

Fantastic Planet

Fantastic Planet
Fantastic Planet
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 72 min
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Stefan Wul, Roland Topor, René Laloux
Actors: Barry Bostwick, Jennifer Drake, Eric Baugin
Language: French, Czech
Country: France, Czechoslovakia
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“Fantastic Planet” is an animated science fiction film set on a distant planet where humans are treated as pets by an alien race. It follows the journey of a human named Terr as he navigates the oppressive society and seeks freedom for his kind.

Wicked City

Wicked City
Wicked City
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
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Runtime: 82 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Awards: N/A
Writer: Hideyuki Kikuchi, Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Norio Osada
Actors: Yûsaku Yara, Toshiko Fujita, Ichirô Nagai
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan
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“Wicked City” is a Japanese animated film based on a dark fantasy novel. It follows two agents, one human and one demon, who must work together to protect the fragile peace between the human and demon worlds from sinister forces seeking to disrupt it.

Metropolis

Metropolis
Metropolis
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 98/100
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Runtime: 153 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 6 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Thea von Harbou, Fritz Lang
Actors: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich
Language: German, English
Country: Germany
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The Metropolis movie is a 1927 German expressionist science-fiction film directed by Fritz Lang. It portrays a futuristic city divided into two classes, where the son of the city’s master discovers the plight of the workers and seeks to bridge the gap between the classes.

Memories

Memories
Memories
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win
Writer: Satoshi Kon, Katsuhiro Ôtomo
Actors: Marc Swint, Robbie Daymond, Frank Todaro
Language: Japanese, English, Italian
Country: Japan
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The movie “Memories” is an anthology of three sci-fi short films: “Magnetic Rose,” “Stink Bomb,” and “Cannon Fodder.” Each story explores themes of memory, human nature, and the consequences of technological advancements.

A Scanner Darkly

A Scanner Darkly
A Scanner Darkly
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime
Awards: 4 wins & 21 nominations
Writer: Philip K. Dick, Richard Linklater
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Robert Downey Jr.
Language: English
Country: United States
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“A Scanner Darkly” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where an undercover cop becomes addicted to a dangerous drug while investigating a network of drug dealers. As he loses touch with reality, his identity becomes blurred, leading to a mind-bending and introspective exploration of addiction, surveillance, and the nature of identity.

Tekkonkinkreet

Tekkonkinkreet
Tekkonkinkreet
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Awards: 5 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Anthony Weintraub, Taiyô Matsumoto, Michael Arias
Actors: Kazunari Ninomiya, Yû Aoi, Yûsuke Iseya
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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The Tekkonkinkreet movie is about two orphaned brothers, Black and White, who navigate the dangerous streets of Treasure Town while they try to protect their home from ruthless developers. As they confront their own inner demons, they must also confront a powerful gangster who threatens to destroy everything they hold dear.

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 12 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Yasutaka Tsutsui, Satoko Okudera
Actors: Riisa Naka, Takuya Ishida, Mitsutaka Itakura
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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“The Girl Who Leapt Through Time” is a Japanese animated film about a high school girl named Makoto who gains the ability to time travel. As she explores the possibilities of altering the past, she learns valuable life lessons about friendship, love, and the consequences of her actions.

Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade

Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 52%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 102 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Awards: 4 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Mamoru Oshii, Robert Chomiak, Satoshi Kon
Actors: Michael Dobson, Yoshikazu Fujiki, Sumi Mutoh
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade is a Japanese animated film set in an alternate history where a special police force, known as the Wolf Brigade, is tasked with maintaining order. The movie follows the story of a member of the Wolf Brigade who becomes entangled in a conspiracy while developing a forbidden relationship with a young girl involved in a terrorist group.

Tokyo Godfathers

Tokyo Godfathers
Tokyo Godfathers
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 8 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto
Actors: Tôru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto
Language: Japanese, Spanish, English
Country: Japan
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“Tokyo Godfathers” is an animated film about three homeless individuals who find an abandoned baby on Christmas Eve and embark on a journey to find its parents. As they navigate the bustling streets of Tokyo, they encounter various challenges and unexpected connections that test their resilience and humanity.

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell
Ghost in the Shell
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Shirow Masamune, Jamie Moss, William Wheeler
Actors: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States, India, Hong Kong, China, Canada
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The Ghost in the Shell movie is a cyberpunk thriller set in a future where humans can enhance their bodies with cybernetic technology. It follows a cyborg policewoman as she investigates a mysterious hacker known as the Puppet Master, leading her to question her own identity and the nature of consciousness.

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 3 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Hayao Miyazaki, Cindy Davis, Donald H. Hewitt
Actors: Sumi Shimamoto, Mahito Tsujimura, Hisako Kyôda
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan
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“Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind” is a post-apocalyptic animated film set in a world consumed by toxic forests. The story follows Nausicaä, a young princess who strives to protect her people and restore harmony between humanity and nature.

The Animatrix

The Animatrix
The Animatrix
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
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Runtime: 100 min
Seasons: N/A
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Lilly Wachowski (screenplay "The Matrix"), Lana Wachowski (screenplay "The Matrix"), Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Kôji Morimoto, Shin'ichirô Watanabe, Peter Chung
Actors: James Arnold Taylor, Julia Fletcher, Dwight Schultz
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States, Japan
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The Animatrix is a collection of nine animated short films set in the Matrix universe, exploring various aspects of the world and its characters. It delves into the history of the Matrix, the rise of the machines, and the human resistance, offering a deeper understanding of the complex and dystopian world depicted in the Matrix trilogy.

Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust

Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Awards: N/A
Writer: Hideyuki Kikuchi, Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Ellen Moore
Actors: Andrew Philpot, John Rafter Lee, Pamela Adlon
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan, Hong Kong, United States
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Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust is a dark fantasy anime film set in a post-apocalyptic world, following the adventures of the vampire hunter D as he is hired to rescue a young woman from the clutches of a powerful vampire noble. The movie explores themes of love, redemption, and the battle between humanity and the supernatural.

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