Top 10 awesome shows like Doubles: Futari no keiji that you will enjoy watching
You just finished watching Doubles: Futari no keiji and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Renpei Tsukamoto, Hideaki Itô and Kenji Sakaguchi . Here goes the list -
- Seven Women in Prison
- Howaito rabo: Keishichou tokubetsu kagaku sousahan
- Tenchû: Yami no Shiokinin
- Beautiful Bones: Sakurako's Investigation
- Little Giants
- Zero no shinjitsu: Kansatsui Matsumoto Mao
- Oyaji no senaka
Tenchu roughly translated means "God's judgment" and in this, Masako meets Sana a homeless ninja disposed from the warring states era. For the price of one rice ball from Masako, Sana will accept the contract and deliver tenchu to whomever Masako wills. Along the way we learn who Sana really is along with a cast of characters including Masakos devil in law, grand daughter, and the homosexual bar owner Masako regularly visits.
This show, created by Masaki Nishiura, Yuriko Ono and Pinko Izumi, scores 8.1 on IMDb.
Genres - Crime | Drama
Born in an affluent family, Sakurako is grown beautiful but rather spirited and speaks roughly. As an osteologist, she reconstructs skeletal remains of animals in her atelier at home when receiving job offers from museums. Deeply inspired by the beauty and majesty of bodies, her eccentricity is remarkable. "Dead bodies speak eloquently." says Sakurako, at the events of examining incidents. She observes bodies and the crime scenes very carefully, and reveals the truth one by one. Kujo Sakurako, the beautiful osteologist, resolves the cases with her expertise hearing the "voice" of bones. How does this extraordinary heroine resolve cases?
This show, created by Yûichi Satô, Arisa Mizuki and Taisuke Fujigaya, scores 6.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama
Little Giants will track down pint-sized beasts in their natural habitats, and with cutting edge camera techniques and lenses, we will make these mini-monsters look as big as they believe they are to see what they're really capable of.
This show, created by Kenta Tanaka, Hiroki Hasegawa and Masaki Okada, scores 7.0 on IMDb.
Genres - DramaWatch Trailer
Matsumoto Mao is suppose to become the new medical examiner and visit the USA at the age of 10. While there she is to study advanced placement 3rd year Forensics. she has an IQ of over 150. Suddenly she becomes like an ordinary person confusing everybody, except Kyoko. A rush of bodies come in for autopsy. A middle aged man who apparently fell for a scaffolding at a construction site comes in. Mao begins the autopsy without a speck of the days exhaustion showing. She discoveries that he did not simply head his head while falling.
This show, created by Kazunari Hoshino, Emi Takei and Kuranosuke Sasaki, scores 7.4 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
One day, Hiura Mizuki, the former manager of the American football club members in university days, suddenly shows up in front of ace quarterback Nishiwaki Tetsuro and his buddies who are on their way back from a reunion of American football club members. She makes a shocking confession to them, "I killed a person." Mizuki also confesses to having gender identity disorder and now lives as a man. Nishiwaki and his buddies feel disturbed but scramble to protect their brilliant youth and friend. How did the incident happen? As they try to get to the truth, distressing facts are gradually revealed. What decision will Mizuki and the team members reach?
This show, created by Koto Nagata, Miki Nakatani and Masaaki Akahori, scores 6.5 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
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A 10-part omnibus drama by 10 different scriptwriters on the theme of fathers and their sons and daughters.
This show, created by Makoto Kiyohiro, Maki Horikita and Takashi Kobayashi, scores 6.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
Hizaki Yuko is a child psychologist working at the Childcare Center. At work, her heart goes out to the children at the center. At home, she has to endure the grumblings of her mother, Tamiko, who is the sole caregiver of Seitaro, Yuko's father suffering from Alzheimer's. With the suffering of the children at work and the complaints of her mother at home, Yuko can hardly get any rest and peace of mind. Sudo Shunsuke is a teaching art at a high school, but the days just flow by aimlessly for him. He dreams of creating a masterpiece and have his talent recognized by the world. His girlfriend, Kiyoka Miho, is pressuring him to get married, but Shunsuke is reluctant to do so. One day, a crime takes place in Shunsuke's neighbor's apartment. The police had deemed it a murder-suicide, based on the suicide note left behind by the son, claiming that he had killed his grandfather and parents. Detective Mamihara Koki feels there is more to it, as the brutality of the parents' murder seems uncharacteristic of the child perpetrator. He decides to pursue the case further, and soon, Shunsuke and Yuko are unwittingly pulled into the investigations.
This show, created by Toshio Tsuboi, Yasuko Matsuyuki and Atsushi Itô, scores 7.3 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama