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Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
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Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
Original name: モーレツ宇宙海賊
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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 aired in Japan between January 8, 2012 and June 30, 2012. A film adaptation will be released in February 2014. A web manga adaptation launched on June 2, 2012.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, tense, sincere, offbeat, futuristic, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, pirate, space travel, outer space, youth, spacecraft, space wars, danger, escapades, life turned upside down, disorder, fish out of water, social relations, high school, princess, friendship, schoolgirl, rivalry, teenage life, space and aliens, adventurer, high school life, strong female presence, intergalactic, space pirate
Time: future
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, captivating and semi serious films and TV series with plots about escapades, heroes, adventure, space and aliens, danger, space travel and outer space mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Bodacious Space Pirates: Vandread: The Second Stage (2000), To Love-Ru (2008), Space Dandy (2014), Tripping the Rift (2004), Clang Invasion (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Germany
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
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Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia
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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, exciting, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, ecchi ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, danger, rivalry, battles, future dystopia, escapades, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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To Love-Ru (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: To Love-Ru is a Japanese manga series written by Saki Hasemi, and illustrated by Kentaro Yabuki, creator of Black Cat. The manga was serialized in Shueisha's manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump between April 24, 2006 and August 31, 2009; 18 ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Space Dandy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: not serious, humorous, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, alien, adventure, outer space, human in outer space, escapades, imaginary, encounter, search, reward, adventurer, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tripping the Rift (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tripping the Rift is a CGI science fiction comedy television series. It is based on two short animations published on the Internet by Chris Moeller and Chuck Austen. The series was produced by CineGroupe in association with the Sci Fi Channel. It ...
Style: exciting, not serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Magical⛦Shopping Arcade Abenobashi is a Japanese anime television series created by Gainax. The supernatural comedy drama is directed by Hiroyuki Yamaga. The series premiered April 4, 2002 on Kids Station. It was licensed in North America by ADV ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing
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Time: 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Irresponsible Captain Tylor (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Clang Invasion (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Singapore, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three alien robots, Rivet, Widget and Socket, accidentally crashed their spaceship on a backyard tree in Earth. Human twins Robin and Daisy Harrison, and their pet dog Sam went to investigate the crash, where they encounter the robots. Not capable ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Country: Japan
TV show
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Style: mecha, exciting, futuristic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Country: Japan
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Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, mecha, offbeat ...
Plot: rivalry, heroes, space travel, space wars, mutant, imaginary, danger, evil alien, escapades, alien encounter, chaos, strong sexual content ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Martian Successor Nadesico (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Martian Successor Nadesico, known in Japan as Mobile Battleship Nadesico, is a science fiction comedy anime TV series, and a later manga series created by Kia Asamiya. The manga, published in English by CPM Manga, is significantly different from the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
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Time: 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: futuristic, epic, exciting, tense, visually appealing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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TV show
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Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 3085, Chris, Beth, Wallow and Danny, four teenage heroes-for-hire, warp through the universe to save adorable aliens and their worlds using the power of their emotions.
Style: futuristic, humorous, surreal, captivating, exciting ...
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
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TV show
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Coyote Ragtime Show (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Coyote Ragtime Show is an anime series directed by Takuya Nonaka and produced by ufotable, which first aired in Japan on July 3, 2006. The storyline consists of the adventures of a group of space-faring fugitives in search of a treasure. ADV Films ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, Kazakhstan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Atomic Betty is a Canadian-French animated science fantasy television series produced by Atomic Cartoons, Breakthrough Films & Television, and Tele Images Kids. Additional funding for production is provided by Teletoon in Canada and M6 and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
TV show
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Style: feel good, not serious, talky, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: futuristic, semi serious, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Kappa Mikey (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Kappa Mikey is an American animated sitcom created by Larry Schwarz, who chose 4Kids Entertainment as the worldwide licensing, marketing and official promotional agent of the series. The show is Nicktoons's first original half-hour series, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, friends, contests and competitions, teenager, parody, surrealism, cartoon violence, 2d animation, actor ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious comet traveling to Earth's solar system is not what it seems. Without Captain Avatar, Derek Wildstar leads the Argo (Yamato) against a new enemy.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil empire, battles, fight back, spacecraft, heroic mission, outer space, space wars, space travel, evil alien, save the world, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 192
Hero Factory (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the Lego Hero Factory toys, the show focuses on building heroes to protect the world from evil.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, captivating, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 231
Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Project A-Ko (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: semi serious, futuristic, humorous, cult film
Audience: teens
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 51
Gravion (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The year is now 2041 AD. A new enemy called Zeravire suddenly appears in the solar system, destroying all military installations it comes across. However, a wealthy man named Klein Sandman is already aware of this planned invasion and had been ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, mecha
Audience: teens
Plot: battle zone, alien encounter, killer robot, save the world, adventure, danger, life is a bitch, young heroes, heroic mission, hopes, man versus machine, battles ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%