Movies and TV shows like Captain Future

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Captain Future
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: heroism, space travel, space battle
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The Transformers
Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
USA, Japan, South Korea
30 min.
 8.0
Beast Wars: Transformers
Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Canada
30 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, futuristic and serious films and TV series with plots about space travel, space battle, spacecraft, outer space, space and aliens, heroes and danger mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Captain Future: Star Wars: Droids (1985), Transformers: Armada (2002), The Transformers (1984), Beast Wars: Transformers (1996), Once Upon a Time Was the Space (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Star Wars: Droids
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
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 ...
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Transformers: Armada
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Transformers: Armada, known in Japan as Chō Robot Seimeitai Transformers: Micron Densetsu, is a Transformers animated series, comic series and toy line which ran from 2002–2003. It was originally scheduled for 2001, however was delayed until ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
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Time: future
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System:   84%
    User:   80%
 
The Transformers
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: androids and robots, evil alien, adventure, master villain, leadership, rescue, family, save the world, robot, space travel, alien encounter, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, future, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   86%
 
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Beast Wars: Transformers
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Beast Wars: Transformers, titled Beasties: Transformers in Canada, is a Canadian CG animated television series that debuted in 1996, serving as the flagship of the Transformers: Beast Wars franchise. The series was set in the future of the ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
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Once Upon a Time Was the Space
Genre: Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: France, Japan, Canada
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 ...
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The Transformers: The Movie
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Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Autobots must stop a colossal planet-consuming robot who goes after the Autobot Matrix of Leadership. At the same time, they must defend themselves against an all-out attack from the Decepticons.
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
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Space Battleship Yamato
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: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, outer space, spacecraft, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   61%
 
Xenosaga: The Animation
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, exciting, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: spacecraft, a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, man versus machine, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
Knights of Sidonia
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: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
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Transformers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Young teenager, Sam Witwicky becomes involved in the ancient struggle between two extraterrestrial factions of transforming robots – the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. Sam holds the clue to unimaginable power and the Decepticons will ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: giant robots, good versus evil, cars, transformation, military, alien invasion, transforming robot, weapons, save the world, comics, alien, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1890s, 2000s, 19th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
Space Battleship Yamato
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 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: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, outer space, adventure, spacecraft, human spirit, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, danger, galaxy, spirit, heroes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
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Vandread: The Second Stage
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Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: factory, androids and robots, spacecraft, pirate, adventure, master villain, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, escapades, heroes ...
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System:   44%
    User:   49%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED is an anime series developed by Sunrise and directed by Mitsuo Fukuda. As with other series from the Gundam franchise, Gundam SEED takes place in a parallel timeline, in this case the Cosmic Era, the first to do so. In this ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, master villain, tragic hero, redemption, save the world, adventure, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars ...
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System:   42%
    User:   43%
 
Independence Day
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: alien, war, president, alien invasion, end of the world, apocalypse, survival, space travel, ufo, invasion, aliens, anti heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, moscow russia, utah, big ben london, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
Harlock: Space Pirate
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, stylized, epic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space opera, idealism, redemption, outer space, adventure, pirate, firefly, spacecraft, space wars, battles, steampunk ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
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Starcrash
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of smugglers manage to pick up a castaway while running from the authorities, who turns out to be the only survivor from a secret mission to destroy a mysterious superweapon designed by the evil Count Zartharn. The smugglers are soon ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, spacecraft, master villain, adventure, rescue, save the world, space travel, heroic mission, outer space, space wars, chases and races, space and aliens ...
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System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
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Battlespace
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A futuristic sci-fi adventure begins after the destruction of their Universe. With a militaristic race of modified humans in hot pursuit Colonel Mara Shryyke finds herself stranded on an inhospitable planet and discovers a weapon of mass destruction ...
Plot: alien planet, space battle, distant future, battle, space travel, planet
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System:   37%
    User:   39%
 
Star Wars: Episode VIII
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: light, epic, surprise ending
Plot: space battle, space opera, bunker, defeat, sabotage, betrayal, deception, death, torture, corruption, panic, mutiny ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   40%
 
Independence Day: Resurgence
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, awful, bad ending, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, technology, apocalypse, end of the world, space travel, survival, military, president, aliens, chase, space opera ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, tower bridge london, washington d.c., paris france, wyoming ...
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System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
Space Battleship Yamato
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 2199, five years after the Gamilons began an invasion of Earth, the planet has been ravaged by the aliens' bombs. The remnants of humanity have fled underground to escape the irradiated surface. One day, former pilot Susumu Kodai discovers a ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, save the world, spacecraft, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien, space wars, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
Battlestar Galactica
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, rescue, adventure, save the world, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, space wars, good versus evil, against the odds, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   29%
 
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Man of Steel
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, alien invasion, adventure, good versus evil, military, chase, apocalypse, master villain, alien, dark hero, fight scenes, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, canada, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being punished for retreat from combat, Ranger David Martel is given command of the Liandra, a haunted 20-year old Minbari fighting ship. He's escorting ambassadors to a secret archaeological site, the oldest city on record and a clue to ...
Style: serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, space opera, master villain, ship, aliens, weapons, firefly, first contact, save the world, alien, alien encounter, transformation ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
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Titan A.E.
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man finds out that he holds the key to restoring hope and ensuring survival for the human race, while an alien species called the Dredge are bent on mankind's destruction.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, interesting ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: alien, adventure, good versus evil, space opera, outer space, chase, spacecraft, young heroes, betrayal, aliens, space travel, violence ...
Time: future
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
Battle for Terra
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, space travel, idealism, culture clash, robot, survival, alien, distant planet, benign alien, aliens, humanity, mars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   28%
 

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Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
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