Movies like The Cockpit

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The Cockpit (1993)
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The Cockpit (1993)
Original name: ザ・コクピット
Genre: Animation, Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A World War II anthology film based on Leiji Matsumoto's Battlefield manga. Kawajiri's Slipstream follows a Luftwaffe pilot on his mission to protect Germany's trump card: the world's first atomic bomb. Imanishi's Sonic Boom Squadron explores the last hours of an Yokosuka MXY7 Ohka pilot on August 6, 1945. Takahashi's Knight of the Iron Dragon tells the story of two Japanese soldiers in Leyte as they attempt to keep a promise.
Style: anthology
Plot: world war two, kamikaze, fighter pilot, cabin

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, suspenseful, serious and futuristic films with plots about violence, danger, heroes, snow, escapades, adventure and friendship mostly in Animation, Drama and War genres. Some movies like The Cockpit: Planetarian: Hoshi no Hito (2016), Animation Runner Kuromi 2 (2004), Future War 1986 (1982), Anne Frank's Diary (1999), Green Legend Ran (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Planetarian: Hoshi no Hito (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
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Animation Runner Kuromi 2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Plot: smoking, cigarette smoking, cigarette
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Future War 1986 (1982)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An American scientist constructs a laser satellite with hopes of preventing any nuclear conflicts from occurring. However, after a fatal error from both the US and the USSR governments, war breaks out and humanity faces a new bloodshed.
Plot: world war three, cold war, space shuttle, nuclear war, world
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Anne Frank's Diary (1999)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, Japan, Ireland, France, Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During World War II, a teenage Jewish girl named Anne Frank and her family are forced into hiding in the Nazi-occupied Netherlands.
Plot: jewish girl, mother daughter relationship, world war two, father daughter relationship, family relations, hopes, holocaust, nazi, teenage girl, attic, diary, hiding ...
Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The mysterious Rodo fell to earth ages ago, stealing away the air, water and life from the planet. It's up to Ran, a daring young man, and Aira, a silver-haired girl with a mysterious connection to the Rodo, to save the planet.
Plot: desert, nature, alien invasion, climate change
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After a drawn-out, viciously-fought war, the earth has been conquered by the alien Illumidus Empire. Harlock, a captain in earth's fleet, crashes his ship to prevent the Illumidus from using it, and flat-out refuses to join them. With the help ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, futuristic
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
Story: On the trail of a missing husband, private investigator Goro crosses paths with a deranged killer.
Plot: snow, death, police, car, murder, blood, gunshot, flashlight, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 63 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: seinen
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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