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Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (1967)
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Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (1967)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, often referred to as Captain Scarlet, is a 1960s British science-fiction television series produced by the Century 21 Productions company of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, John Read and Reg Hill. First broadcast on ATV Midlands from September 1967 to May 1968, it has since been transmitted in more than 40 other countries, including the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. Characters are presented as marionette puppets alongside scale model sets and special effects in a filming technique that the Andersons termed "Supermarionation". This technology incorporated solenoid motors as a means of synchronising the puppet's lip movements with pre-recorded dialogue. Set in 2068, Captain Scarlet presents the hostilities between Earth and a race of Martians known as the Mysterons. After human astronauts attack their city on Mars, the vengeful Mysterons declare war on Earth, initiating a series of reprisals that are countered by Spectrum, a worldwide security organisation. Spectrum boasts the extraordinary abilities of its primary agent, Captain Scarlet. During the events of the pilot episode, Scarlet acquires the Mysteron healing power of "retro-metabolism" and is thereafter considered to be virtually "indestructible", being able to recover fully from injuries that would normally be fatal.
Style: serious, suspenseful, gothic, futuristic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, heroes, terrorism, secret agents, good versus evil, race against time, crimes, angel, vengeance, space and aliens, investigation, save the world, manhunt, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, benign alien, escapades, future dystopia, deadly, rivalry, undercover, alien encounter, master villain, save the day ...
Time: future
Place: england, europe

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Thunderbirds (1965)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Thunderbirds is a 1960s British science-fiction television series, created by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, filmed by their production company AP Films and distributed by ITC Entertainment, which was produced using a mixed method of marionette puppetry ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
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Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
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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: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, humorous
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Thunderbirds Are Go (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: exciting, futuristic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ben 10: Ultimate Alien is an American animated television series – the third entry in Cartoon Network's Ben 10 franchise created by team Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. It was slated to premiere after the series ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Secret Show (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Story: The Secret Show is a British animated show commissioned by BBC Worldwide in partnership with BBC Children's. Production of the show began in 2004 and first debuted in 2006. It currently airs on CBBC, ABC1, BBC One, BBC Kids, Teletoon+, MBC3, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: secret agents, save the day, danger, espionage, partners, undercover, rivalry, master villain, parody, escapades, spy, technology ...
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59%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, captivating ...
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Madlax (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, stylized
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Country: France
Duration: 21 min.
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Country: Japan
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39%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, mecha
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Sin: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It is the near future, and the city of Freeport teeters on the verge of total collapse. The twin tides of rampant crime and ruinous graft face only one barrier: the elite strike force HARDCORPS. Led by Colonel John Blade, HARDCORPS is the last force ...
Style: serious, futuristic, rough, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., adventure, save the world, fighting crime, investigation, rivalry, undercover, heroes, leadership, heroic mission, race against time, society ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
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Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 524
Phantom 2040 (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Phantom 2040 is a French-American animated science fiction television series loosely based on the comic strip hero The Phantom, created by Lee Falk. The central character of the series is said to be the 24th Phantom. The unusual character designs ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, urban, future dystopia, heroes, imaginary, race against time, rivalry, master villain, escapades, life is a bitch, killer robot ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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