Movies and TV shows like Captain Future

If you like "Captain Future" you are looking for movies or TV shows about / with space travel, space battle and heroism themes of Animation, Adventure and Sci-Fi genre shot in France or Japan.
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Captain Future (1978)
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Captain Future (1978)
Original name: キャプテンフューチャー
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Japan, West Germany
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Curtis Newton, aka Captain Future, is an orphan. His parents died in their artificial satellite while he was an infant. His father was a scientist, who has abandoned earth for the satellite to dedicate his life for science along with his aging friend the genius Dr Simon Wright. Wright senses his death, and decides to implant his brain in a mechanical container. They both manufactured a superior robot and an android. Captain future dedicated his life to fight evil along with his three men, the brain, android, and robot.
Plot: space travel, space battle, heroism

Most similar movies to Captain Future

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and futuristic films and TV series with plots about space travel, space and aliens, escapades, outer space, heroes, imaginary and adventure mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Captain Future: Space Dandy (2014), Star Wars: Droids (1985), Galaxy Express 999 (1978), Odin (1985), Space Battleship Yamato (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Space Dandy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Space Dandy is a dandy in space! This dreamy adventurer with a to-die-for pompadour travels across the galaxy in search of aliens no one has ever laid eyes on. Each new species he discovers earns him a hefty reward, but this dandy has to be quick on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, alien, adventure, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, escapades, reward, adventurer, cat, encounter ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Star Wars: Droids (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Story: Star Wars: Droids, also known as Droids: The Adventures of R2-D2 and C-3PO, and 2004 re-released on DVD as Star Wars Animated Adventures: Droids, is an animated television series that features the exploits of R2-D2 and C-3PO, the droids who have ...
Plot: rebel, robot, empire, alien contact, master, villain, space opera, space exploration, alien invasion, space war, alien space craft, heroism ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Galaxy Express 999 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In the distant future, people are able to take on artificial bodies and achieve immortality. A poor orphan, Tetsuro Hoshino, strives to obtain a mechanical body for the triple incentive of eternal life, of revenge (his mother was gunned down by ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, danger, rivalry, train, train ride, young heroes, heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, adventure, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.5
 138
Odin (1985)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Odin centers around the novice crew of the laser sailing space schooner Starlight as they embark on an historic interstellar test flight. They are intercepted by what seems to be a wrecked spaceship only to find that it contains a lone survivor; a ...
Plot: space travel, distant future, green skin, explosion, rescue mission, amnesia, mutiny, enslavement, grandmother grandson relationship, plot twist, super computer, schooner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Space Battleship Yamato (1974)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When vile aliens known as the Gamilons wreak nuclear havoc on Earth, a group of survivors refit the Japanese battleship Yamato for intergalactic travel and set off on a mission to retrieve a neutralizer that will eradicate the radiation from ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, outer space, spacecraft, radiation, survival, heroes, imaginary, space wars, escapades, alien encounter, evil alien, evil empire ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Once Upon a Time Was the Space (1982)
Genre: Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: France, Japan, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Once Upon a Time… Space is a French/Japanese animated TV series from 1982, directed by Albert Barillé. The series was animated in Japan by the animation studio Eiken, and is thus considered to be anime as it also aired on Japanese TV, albeit not ...
Style: futuristic, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: outer space, computer system, spacewalk, space station, family, escapades, imaginary, space and aliens, human nature, society, wise man, mars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: An alien race called Gauna has destroyed Earth. leaving humanity struggling to survive aboard the spaceship Sidonia. Even though it’s been a century since the last encounter with the Gauna, military service is mandatory. For Nagate Tanikaze, whose ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, androids and robots, space battle, danger, battles, rivalry, spacecraft, outer space, escapades, heroes, space wars, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.6
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Hero Factory (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the Lego Hero Factory toys, the show focuses on building heroes to protect the world from evil.
Style: offbeat, humorous, exciting
Plot: lego, rivalry, vengeance, factory, danger, chases and races, heroes, escapades, adventure, space and aliens, imaginary, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Transformers (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Transformers is the first animated television series in the Transformers franchise. The series depicts a war among giant robots that can transform into vehicles and other objects.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: androids and robots, save the world, alien encounter, good versus evil, space travel, leadership, chaos, adventure, danger, future dystopia, heroic mission, evil alien ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The Galaxy Railways is a 26 episode science fiction anime series about flying trains set in the far reaches of space. It is licensed by Funimation Production Ltd. and produced by Leiji Matsumoto. It debuted on American TV in a syndicated FUNimation ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious
Plot: escapades, imaginary, space and aliens, supernatural ability, adventure, asteroids and comets, battles, destiny, terrorism, supernatural, heroes, benign alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Banner of the Stars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Now that three years has passed since their first adventure, Lafiel is now captain on a new ship and Jinto has just finished his training. They go out to complete a mission of defending the Laptic Gate.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, adventure, betrayal, good versus evil, benign alien, space and aliens, evil empire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: imaginary, heroes, heroic mission, against the rules, fight back, battles, evil alien, evil empire, space and aliens, escapades, save the world, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Banner of the Stars II (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, good versus evil, confined, benign alien, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, escapades, spacecraft ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Miniskirt Space Pirates is a Japanese light novel series written by Yūichi Sasamoto and published by Asahi Shimbun Shuppan since October 2008. An anime television series adaptation produced by Satelight, under the title Bodacious Space Pirates ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, outer space, spacecraft, fish out of water, social relations, life turned upside down, intergalactic, high school life, adventurer, teenage life, disorder, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: creator, heroic mission, adventure, benign alien, heroes, androids and robots, escapades, chases and races, future dystopia, space and aliens, space wars, a.i. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs is an animated television space western, similar to the series The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers and BraveStarr. The series premiered in the United States in 1987 and had a run of 52 episodes. The show was based ...
Plot: special unit, distant future, flashback, spy, gun, alien attack, explosion, bounty hunter, space colony, transforming robot, british accent, racecar driver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Star Blazers (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Star Blazers is an American animated television series adaptation of the Japanese anime series, Space Battleship Yamato I, II, and III. Star Blazers was first broadcast in the United States in 1979. Significantly, it was the first popular ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, evil alien, alien encounter, evil empire, space travel, race against time, danger, radiation, survival, fight back, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Argai: The Prophecy (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Argai: The Prophecy is a 2000 French animated series directed by Jean-César Suchorski and written by Sébastien Dorsey.
Plot: private detective, queen, prince, secretary, time travel, time machine, rescue, fiancee, prophecy, potion, knight, surrealism ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.0
 121
Cutie Honey (1973)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: One day, Honey Kisaragi's a trendy, class-cutting Catholic schoolgirl. The next, her father's been murdered by demonic divas from a dastardly organization called Panther Claw. When his dying message reveals that she's an android, ...
Plot: magical girl, school life, villainess, danger, necklace, sword, transformation, fight, nipples, cleavage, evil, villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Space Pirate Captain Harlock and his fearless crew face off against the space invaders who seek to conquer the planet Earth.
Style: futuristic, epic, exciting, tense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, pirate, spacecraft, space wars, escapades, battles, rebelliousness, rebellion, hopes, adventure, idealism ...
Time: future
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 60
Geneshaft (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: In the 21st century mankind was on the brink of destruction. Through genetic engineering however they eradicated such feelings as love and the desire for power. Since women are naturally less aggressive than men, women to man ratio was set to 9:1. ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, save the world, rivalry, moon, chaos, adventure, society, man versus machine, evil alien, alien encounter, space travel, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Battle of the Planets (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Battle of the Planets cast five young people as G-Force, consisting of Mark, Jason, Princess, Keyop, and Tiny. G-Force protects Earth from planet Spectra and other attacks from beyond space. The most prominent field commander of the Spectra forces ...
Style: stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, outer space, chief, temperamental, escapades, heroic mission, space wars, imaginary, distant planet, intergalactic, battles, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
New Getter Robo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: New Getter Robot is an anime original video animation co-produced by Dynamic Planning and Bandai Visual. The series is a re-imagining of the 1970s manga Getter Robo, created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa, that incorporates aspects of Japanese ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, heroic mission, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, heroes, battles, save the world, rivalry, a.i., space and aliens, adventure, future dystopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers is an American animated Space Western television series created by Robert Mandell and Gaylord Entertainment Company. The series combines sci-fi stories with traditional wild west themes. It is one of the first ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: survival, outer space, heroes, space and aliens, heroic mission, imaginary, androids and robots, a.i., adventure, escapades, space wars, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 2K
Ulysses 31 (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A retelling of "The Odyssey" set in the 31st Century, Ulysses and his son go through many adventures to return home.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, androids and robots, space and aliens, getting home, adventure, escapades, parents and children, rivalry, religions or cults, spacecraft, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Divergence Eve (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: In the future, interstellar travel takes place via "inflation gates" that pass through a parallel universe. Unfortunately, denizens of another universe, called "ghouls", want to invade our universe using the same portals. At ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: chaos, mutant, alien encounter, evil alien, strong sexual content, rivalry, space travel, danger, space wars, imaginary, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Miles from Tomorrowland (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hitch a ride with MILES FROM TOMORROWLAND and... LET'S ROCKET! Climb aboard the starship "Stellosphere" and meet Miles Callisto, his loving family and his best buddy Merc, a robo-ostrich built for speed, friendship and fun! Tasked by ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, outer space, youth, space travel, family life, adventurer, family relations, escapades, siblings relations, parents and children, heroes, adventure ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 3K
Macross Plus (1994)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Macross Plus is a four-episode anime OVA and theatrical movie in the Macross series. It was the first sequel to the original Macross television series that took place in the official timeline. Plus was a groundbreaking combination of traditional cel ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: love triangle, man versus machine, androids and robots, master villain, future dystopia, technology gone awry, space and aliens, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, a.i. ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.6
 2K
The Big O (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Big O is a Japanese animated television series created by director Kazuyoshi Katayama and writer Chiaki J. Konaka for Sunrise. The writing staff was assembled by the series' head writer, Chiaki J. Konaka who is known for his work in the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: neo noir, androids and robots, giant, rescue, man versus machine, danger, butler, negotiation, power relations, memory loss, save the day, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, humorous, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, save the world, imaginary, adventure, escapades, anti heroes, heroic mission, hotshot hero, spacecraft, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%