Movies and TV shows like Captain Future

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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, West Germany, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, heroism, space battle

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, exciting, futuristic and serious films and TV series with plots about outer space, space travel, spacecraft, escapades, heroes, space wars and adventure mostly in Animation, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Captain Future: Space Dandy (2014), Harlock Saga (1999), Sabikui Bisco (2022), The Orbital Children (2022), Uninhabited Planet Survive! (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Return to the Planet of the Apes (1975)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
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Plot: astronaut, monkey, time travel, orangutan, gorilla, chimpanzee, simian fiction
Time: future
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Space Dandy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
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Harlock Saga (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Legend tells of the Rheingold, an all-powerful metal used by the gods of Valhalla during the forging of the universe. Legend says that he who wields the Rheingold wields ultimate power over all things; yea, even over the gods themselves. The ...
Plot: outer space, alien, spacecraft, one against many, fight, crew, alien invasion, heroes, space battle, violence, space travel, friendship ...
Time: future
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Sabikui Bisco (2022)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: One rogue explores and tries to survive in the barren wasteland of a far-future Japan!
Plot: combat, post apocalypse, mushroom
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The Orbital Children (2022)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 38 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2045, where the Internet and AI are commonplace even in space, and centers on a group of children stranded in space after a large-scale accident occurs in a space station. By using narrowband, social networking, and a drone that they can ...
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Uninhabited Planet Survive! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: entertaining, captivating
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The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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Plot: space travel, supernatural, adventure, destiny, escapades, supernatural ability, battles, evil alien, haunted by the past, alien encounter, asteroids and comets, parents and children ...
Time: future
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Galaxy Express 999 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Time: future
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Knights of Sidonia (2014)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Starship Operators (2005)
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Plot: heroes, space travel, space opera, fight, space battle, crew, friendship, resistance, space pirate, freedom, space wars, violence ...
Time: future
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Duration: 780 min.
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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