Tags: movies similar to Natsume's Book of Friends: Ephemeral Bond (2018) - full list
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, drama|
|Plot||Supernatural, Death, Life after death, Superpowers, Ghosts|
When George and her colleagues get a new boss whose focus is on moving souls quickly and enjoying life without consequences, the team begins to break the strict reaper rules. While her friends fall victim to their desires for money, success, and fame, George breaks another rule by revealing her true identity to her living family.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Hunters, Psychics, Vampire, Cats, Bartenders, Cannibals|
|Plot||Superpowers, Loneliness, Sects, Telekinesis, Abduction, Supernatural, Death, Hunger, Snow, Ghosts|
|Place||Trains, Beach, Labyrinths|
A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off of people like them in order to remain immortal. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Stephen King's 1977 novel "The Shining". Doctor Sleep is set several decades after the events of the first "Shining".
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 8.5)|
|Genre||action, fantasy, comedy, cartoon|
|Plot||First love, Supernatural, Telekinesis, Jealousy, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||Exciting, Light, Fascinating|
Shigeo Kageyama, a.k.a. "Mob," is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but who happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions surge to a level of 100%, something terrible happens to him! As he's surrounded by false espers, evil spirits, and mysterious organizations, what will Mob think? What choices will he make?
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Plot||Obsession, Mystery, Supernatural, Death, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Place||USA, New York|
|Style||Disturbing, Heavy, Exciting|
An exorcist comes up against an evil from his past when he uses his skills to enter the mind of a nine year old boy.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama|
|Characters||Parents, Family, Orphans|
|Plot||Ghosts, Adoption, Dreams, Cancer, Supernatural, Superpowers|
About an orphaned child whose dreams - and nightmares - manifest physically as he sleeps.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective|
|Characters||Serial killers, Strong women|
|Plot||Love, Cheating, Supernatural, Ghosts, Superpowers|
|Style||Gothic, Atmospheric, Action, Disturbing, Creepy|
In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and remembers.
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Cats, Twins, Models|
|Plot||Love, Weapon, Mystery, Cheating, Ghosts|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Tense|
Chloé, a fragile young woman, falls in love with her psychoanalyst, Paul. A few months later she moves in with him, but soon discovers that her lover is concealing a part of his identity.
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Surgeons, Old man, Astronauts, Parents, Frogs|
|Plot||Love, Mental disorders, Ghosts|
Philippe Mars wants to please everyone. He wants to be a good father, a friendly ex-husband, a helpful colleague and an understanding brother. Unfortunately, his little world goes out of its planned orbit. His son becomes a hardcore vegetarian, his daughter a compulsive swot, whilst his sister exhibits giant paintings of their naked parents. At the office he must face the rampages of his mentally unstable colleague Jerôme who one night turns up at his door with a young woman in tow who has just been released from a clinic.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Rabbits, Vampire, Dogs, Cats, Monsters|
|Plot||Adventure, Superpowers, Supernatural|
A dark comedic adventure about the titular Bunnicula, a vampire rabbit, Mina, his owner, and her two pets, Chester the cat and Harold the dog. Instead of blood, Bunnicula feeds on carrots to sustain himself which gives him super abilities which come in handy on his and his friends escapades. The series is based on the book series of the same title by James Howe and Deborah Howe.
|Country||Hungary, Germany, France|
|Characters||Police, Doctors, Gay, Cats|
|Plot||Superpowers, Dancing, Money, Chase|
A young immigrant is shot down while illegally crossing the border. Terrified and in shock, wounded Aryan can now mysteriously levitate at will. Thrown into a refugee camp, he is smuggled out by Dr Stern, intent on exploiting his extraordinary secret. Pursued by enraged camp director Laszlo, the fugitives remain on the move in search of safety and money. Inspired by Aryan's amazing powers, Stern takes a leap of faith in a world where miracles are trafficked for small change...
|Characters||Monsters, Brothers, Demons|
|Plot||Fear, Mystery, Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts|
The sadistic tale of a lonely, mentally handicapped boy who befriends his reflection in an antique mirror. This demonic creature orders him to go on a murderous rampage to kill the people he loves most.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure|
|Characters||Superhero, Cats, Scientists, Warriors, Aliens, Pilots|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Superpowers|
|Place||Aircraft, Space, Laboratory|
|Style||Marvel, Womens in main roles, By comics, Exciting, Tense|
The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
|Characters||Cats, Students, Teens|
Miyo "Muge" Sasaki is a peculiar second-year junior high student who has fallen in love with her classmate Kento Hinode. Muge resolutely pursues Kento every day, but he takes no notice of her. Nevertheless, while carrying a secret she can tell no one, Muge continues to pursue Kento. Muge discovers a magic mask that allows her to transform into a cat named Tarō. The magic lets Muge get close to Kento, but eventually it may also make her unable to transform back to a human.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Characters||Wizards, Gays, Friends, Gods, Kings, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Magic, Adventures, Superpowers, Depression, Life after death, Time travel|
|Place||Parallel worlds, School, College|
Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, drama|
|Plot||Supernatural, Superpowers, Survival, Fight|
Now a member of Anteiku, Ken Kaneki grows closer to the ghouls around him. Determined to protect his new home against anti-ghoul forces, he trains his powers in secret. But when the infamous gourmet, Shu Tsukiyama, wishes to savour some half-ghoul flavour, Kaneki's training is put to test of a lifetime.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 4.2)|
|Characters||Sisters, Serial killers, Maniacs|
|Plot||Superpowers, Ghosts, Investigation|
Katya has a powerful gift: she sees ghosts. When her twin sister disappears, Katya begins a desperate search. Police insist her sister doesn’t exist, that she is a figment of Katya’s twisted imagination. However, during her search Katya discovers that there is a serial killer loose on the streets, and her sister is one of his victims. There is still hope to save her, but in a dark and mysterious city full of secrets, you can’t trust anyone. Not even yourself...
|Mark||6 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Investigation, Supernatural, Death, Life after death, Superpowers, Ghosts|
Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong is taken to the afterlife by 3 afterlife guardians. Only when he passes 7 trials over 49 days and proves he was innocent in human life, he’s able to reincarnate, and his 3 afterlife guardians are by his side to defend him in trial.
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Genie, Monsters, Mutant|
|Plot||Adventure, Time travel, Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Place||Parallel worlds, Laboratory|
While attempting to help Frankie Stein learn more about her freakycool scaritage, the fashionably fierce ghoulfriends travel back in time to the first day ever of Monster High! There, they meet Sparky, a skullastic teen with an obsession for creating life. But when Sparky follows the ghouls through a killer time portal to modern-day Monster High, the event results in eight of them fusing together into four creeperiffic hybrid Monsters. Now, they'll really have to work together to control their bodies in the big Bitecentennial Play and stop one of Sparky's experiments from destroying imperfectly perfect Monster High!
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy|
|Plot||Ghosts, Superpowers, Supernatural|
High school student Ichigo Kurosaki lives an ordinary life, besides being able to see ghosts and the blurry memories of his mother death under strange circumstances when he was a kid. His peaceful world suddenly breaks as he meets Rukia Kuchiki, a God of Death.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller|
|Characters||Childrens, Killers, Witch|
Ja-yoon is a high school student who struggles with memory loss after she endured some unknown trauma during her childhood. While trying to uncover the truth, she is unwittingly dragged into a world of crime and finds herself on a journey that will awaken many secrets hidden deep within.
|Plot||Revenge, Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts, Fog|
|Place||England, London, Estate|
|Style||Atmospheric, Disturbing, Fancy, Unexpected ending|
A young family find themselves in serious danger when they move to an isolated haunted house in the Yorkshire Moors.
|Characters||Heroes, Dogs, Cats, Friends, Family, Snake|
|Plot||Adventure, Supernatural, Superpowers|
A lonely cat living in a mall pet shop has a sour outlook on life until, in the midst of the holiday rush, she’s swept up into a robbery and a friendship with a human girl.
|Plot||Supernatural, Missing people, Superpowers, Ghosts|
Bangkok, November 2008. Six young holidaymakers from Hong Kong are stranded in Bangkok when the airport is occupied by demonstrators demanding the prime minister's resignation: Rainie and Lok, who are on the verge of breaking up, Ling and her brother Rex, and Ciwi and her boyfriend Hei. Their driver takes them to the old Chung Tai Hotel, run by Chuen, where strange things start happening as soon as they arrive: Rainie sees a female ghost and Ling a disembodied hand. At dinner that night, the three men mysteriously disappear. Under Rainie's leadership, the three girls - helped by the young Man-man and her ghost-seeing dog Little Huang - set out to try and find them in the hotel's underground passages, in between being haunted by the female ghost and a strange monster.
|Plot||Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Touching|
In Tokyo's downtown district of Ikebukuro, amidst many strange rumors and warnings of anonymous gangs and dangerous occupants, one urban legend stands out above the rest—the existence of a headless "Black Rider" who is said to be seen driving a jet-black motorcycle through the city streets.Mikado Ryuugamine has always longed for the excitement of the city life, and an invitation from a childhood friend convinces him to move to Tokyo. Witnessing the Black Rider on his first day in the city, his wishes already seem to have been granted. But as supernatural events begin to occur, ordinary citizens like himself, along with Ikebukuro's most colorful inhabitants, are mixed up in the commotion breaking out in their city.
|Characters||Heroes, Friends, Partners|
|Plot||Supernatural, Missing people, Mystery, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||To cry, Fancy|
In writer-director Nick Whitfield's black indie comedy, a pair of "exorcists" (Ed Gaughan and Andrew Buckley) with the power to rid people of their secrets agree to help a woman (Paprika Steen) whose daughter (Tuppence Middleton) is mute -- and whose husband is missing. Jason Isaacs co-stars as the mysterious Colonel, who seems to be calling the shots from the sidelines of the duo's shadowy enterprise.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||On real events, Ghosts, Cancer, Supernatural, Superpowers, Cars|
|Style||Disturbing, Atmospheric, Depressive, Gothic|
When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's clairvoyant son Jonah served as a demonic messenger, providing a gateway for spiritual entities to crossover.
|Genre||horror, action, thriller, military|
|Characters||Soldier, Genie, Military|
|Plot||Survival, Supernatural, Death, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending|
During a mission in the Middle East, a group of US soldiers destroy a statue out of boredom only to then be visited by something the next day.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, detective|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, France|
|Characters||Teens, Losers, Priests|
|Plot||Supernatural, Life after death, Mental disorders, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Place||Islands, Village, Ireland|
When a gloomy, God-fearing island community is rocked by the murder of a young child, a psychologist is called in to examine Dorothy Mills, the teenager accused of the crime. Despite the villagers' resistance, the therapist soon suspects that Dorothy suffers from multiple personality disorder...
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Genre||horror, comedy, drama|
|Characters||Zombie, Teens, Disabled people, Snake, Priests|
|Plot||Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||Disturbing, For men|
Phobia 2 is composed of five short movie segments directed by five of the best directors of Thai horror films. A teenager who committed a crime goes to a sacred place for meditation and hiding that brings him fright and guilt about what he did (segment Novice). A young man gets haunted in an hospital by an old man in coma who's not too far from him (segment Ward). Two men along with two hitchhikers in a truck got into a big trouble after opening the back (segment Backpackers). A secondhand car dealer realizes what the previous car owners/passengers had terribly been into (segment Salvage). An ill hardworking actress whose role is a ghost is reported dead after she was brought to the hospital (segment In the End).
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Serial killers, Losers|
|Plot||Revenge, Supernatural, Obsession, Superpowers, Ghosts|
The film centers on Darren Mullet, a bullied asthmatic, driven to suicide by his tormented life - ignored by his parents, ridiculed by his teachers and bullied at school. He returns from the dead to pay his teenage tormentors a final visit.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, comedy, musical, cartoon|
|Characters||Zombie, Heroes, Cats, Vampire, Aliens, Snake, Werewolf, Monsters|
|Plot||Rivalry, Supernatural, Death, Superpowers|
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto is an animated comedy that also combines elements of a horror and thriller film. It is based upon the comic book series created by Rob Zombie that follows the character of El Superbeasto and his sexy sidekick sister, Suzi-X, voiced by Sheri Moon, as they confront an evil villain by the name of Dr. Satan.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 8.2)|
|Genre||fantastic, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, family, cartoon|
|Country||United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, USA, Germany, Japan, France|
|Characters||Cats, Family, Friends, Teens, Teachers, Dinosaurs, Fish|
The life of Gumball Watterson, a 12-year old cat who attends middle school in Elmore. Accompanied by his pet, adoptive brother, and best friend Darwin Watterson, he frequently finds himself involved in various shenanigans around the city, during which he interacts with various family members: Anais, Richard, and Nicole Watterson, and other various citizens.
|Mark||5.4 (imdb: 3.1)|
|Plot||Ghosts, Revenge, Supernatural, Rivalry, Superpowers|
|Place||Forest, Japan, Asia|
By taking her own life in the infamous Suicide Forest of Mount Fuji, a sexy American cover-girl supernaturally transforms into a demonic spirit to wreak a violent revenge, one by one, upon those who helped her ex-boyfriend leave her. .
|Mark||10 (imdb: 4)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Supernatural, Lost memory, Religious, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||Disturbing, Unexpected ending|
As Nell Sweetzer tries to build a new life after the events of the first movie, the evil force that once possessed her returns with an even more horrific plan.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 4.2)|
|Style||Atmospheric, Action, Disturbing|
When four women move into an old house left by one woman's aunt, strange things begin to happen. Bizarre voices, visions of ghosts, and mysterious noises lead them to discover the darkest powers of evil and a horror and agony beyond terror.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Plot||Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts|
An awkward, unemployed man who can talk to the dead teams up with a rebellious bartender to find the vengeful ghost that's been terrorizing their town.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Supernatural, Death, Obsession, Experiments, Mental disorders, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Style||Disturbing, Atmospheric, Action, Tense|
A university student and some classmates are recruited to carry out a private experiment -- to create a poltergeist. Their subject: an alluring, but dangerously disturbed young woman. Their quest: to explore the dark energy that her damaged psyche might manifest. As the experiment unravels along with their sanity, the rogue PHD students, led by their determined professor, are soon confronted with a terrifying reality: they have triggered an unspeakable force with a power beyond all explanation.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||action, thriller, fantasy, detective|
|Plot||Supernatural, Skirmishes, Life after death, Superpowers, Chase, Ghosts|
|Place||Los Angeles, Small cities|
In a California desert town, a short-order cook with clairvoyant abilities encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark, threatening forces.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Supernatural, Superpowers, Ghosts, Loneliness|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Disturbing|
Juno Mak’s debut feature Rigor Mortis is an eerie and chilling, contemporary action- and special effects-laden homage to the classic Chinese vampire movies of the 1980s.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 4.9)|
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Partners|
|Plot||Supernatural, Mental disorders, Superpowers|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Alaska|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Disturbing|
Just as David and Freja arrive at their newly bought country house close to the Cliffs of Møn the harmony is disturbed by an inexplicably suicide. When David realizes that their new craftsman Roar is linked to the person who fell of the cliff he starts being suspicious. David is also certain that Roar is hitting on Freja. She denies this and all Davids theories. David joins forces with the widow Veronica to solve the case and prove to Freja that he is right. But the closer he gets the truth the further away he gets from Freja. David has to risk everything to unveil circumstances that go far beyond his imagination...
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Witch, Heroes, Friends, Zombie, Family, Monsters|
|Plot||Ghosts, Supernatural, Curses, Superpowers|
|Place||School, Small cities|
|Style||Gothic, Creepy, Fancy|
In the town of Blithe Hollow, Norman Babcock is a boy who can speak to the dead, but no one besides his eccentric new friend, Neil, believes his ability is real. One day, Norman's estranged eccentric uncle tells him of an important annual ritual he must take up to protect the town from an curse cast by a witch it condemned centuries ago. Eventually, Norman decides to cooperate, but things don't go according to plan. Now, a magic storm of the witch threatens Blithe Hollow as the accursed dead rise. Together with unexpected new companions, Norman struggles to save his town, only to discover the horrific truth of the curse. With that insight, Norman must resolve the crisis for good as only he can.
|Country||Canada, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Supernatural, Fate, Motorcycles, Love, Superpowers, Ghosts|
|Place||India, Asia, Aircraft|
The story of a pair of children born within moments of India gaining independence from England, growing up in the country that is nothing like their parent's generation. A Canadian-British film adaptation of Salman Rushdie's novel of the same name.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short|
|Country||Japan, Mexico, Argentina|
|Characters||Superhero, Heroes, Cats, Gods, Dragons|
|Plot||Adventure, Rivalry, Supernatural, Superpowers, Martial Arts|
Hořká komedie režiséra Ondřeje Trojana Občanský průkaz na motivy stejnojmenné knihy Petra Šabacha sleduje osudy čtveřice dospívajících mladíků, jejich přátel, lásek a rodičů od okamžiku, kdy v patnácti letech dostanou občanský průkaz, až do chvíle, kdy se v osmnácti snaží uniknout vojně a pokoušejí se získat modrou knížku.
|Mark||9.6 (imdb: 4.9)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller|
|Plot||Adventure, Ghosts, Supernatural, Death, Life after death, Superpowers|
A group of college friends discover a 15th century coffin that allows them to experience the world as ghosts. While their first adventures in the spirit world are playful and innocent, the "Box of Shadows" soon brings out the group's most dangerous impulses and desires. The friends find themselves pulled into a world of evil where they learn the line between life and death is there for a reason.