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First Squad: The Moment of Truth (2009)
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First Squad: The Moment of Truth (2009)
Original name: Первый отряд
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, History, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Russia, Japan, Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Set during the opening days of World War II on the Eastern Front. Its main cast are a group of Soviet teenagers with extraordinary abilities; the teenagers have been drafted to form a special unit to fight the invading German army. They are opposed by a Schutzstaffel officer who is attempting to raise from the dead a supernatural army of crusaders from the 12th-century Order of the Sacred Cross.
Style: bleak, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, world war two, super soldier, nazi, battles, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, military, heroes, soldier, russian army, zombie, war, teenage life, youth, supernatural power, female soldier, surrealism, nazi zombie
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: soviet union

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, battles and adventure mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like First Squad: The Moment of Truth: Macross Zero  (2002), Gasaraki (1998), The Prophecy (2005), The Galaxy Railways (2003), Karas: The Revelation (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Macross Zero  (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Taking place one year before the events of the original Macross series, Macross Zero chronicles the final days of the war between the U.N. Spacy and anti-U.N. factions. After being shot down by the anti-U.N.'s newest fighter plane, ace pilot ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, military, alien technology, island, airplane, war, spacecraft, danger, escapades, a.i., heroes, battles ...
Time: year 2008
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Gasaraki (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Gasaraki is a mecha anime television series produced by Sunrise. It was directed by Ryousuke Takahashi, who also co-created the series along with Sunrise and was assisted by Goro Taniguchi. The screenplay was written by Toru Nozaki. The series ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: manipulations, obsessive quest, imaginary, supernatural ability, adventure, young heroes, escapades, super weapon, rescue, supernatural, military, siblings relations ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team - Miller's Report (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
Story: In a future war, a young battle robot pilot suspected of being a spy must face court martial. Meanwhile, the home village of a friend of his is threatened by enemy forces.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: village, future dystopia, battles, space wars, soldier, survival, false accusation, military life, danger, courtroom, outer space, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Amuro Ray and the rest of the White Base crew, now denominated the 13th Autonomous Corps, return to outer space to support the rest of the Earth Federation forces for the decisive battle against the Duchy of Zeon's forces.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, danger, chaos, escapades, imaginary, adventure, heroes, space and aliens, rivalry, battles, giant robot, young soldier ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Prophecy (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a Japanese city haunted by nature spirits and demons, a secret war is raging between the renegade demon Eko and a spectral warrior known as the Karas. Eko has mechanized himself and his followers to defend against the unearthly fury of the Karas; ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, heroic mission, adventure, superhero, good versus evil, save the world, danger, battles, supernatural, chaos, rivalry, master villain ...
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Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: The Last Blitz of Zeon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: U.C. 0083 - Three years after the end of the catastrophic One Year War, peace on Earth and the colonies is shattered by the presence of the Delaz Fleet, a rogue Zeon military group loyal to the ideals of the late dictator Gihren Zabi. Delaz ...
Style: serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary, adventure, heroes, androids and robots, danger, spacecraft, outer space, evil alien, survival, superhero, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The Galaxy Railways is a 26 episode science fiction anime series about flying trains set in the far reaches of space. It is licensed by Funimation Production Ltd. and produced by Leiji Matsumoto. It debuted on American TV in a syndicated FUNimation ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: space travel, adventure, supernatural, supernatural ability, escapades, battles, danger, destiny, imaginary, space and aliens, androids and robots, heroes ...
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67%
Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The Z Warriors discover an unopenable music box and are told to open it with the dragon balls. The contents turn out to be a warrior named Tapion who had sealed himself inside along with a monster called Hildegarn. Goku must now perfect a new ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, save the world, chaos, supernatural, adventure, rivalry, master warrior, imaginary, escapades, danger, superhuman powers, dragon ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam A New Translation III: Love is the Pulse of the Stars (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Universal Century 0087, Char Aznable has now become the leader of the AEUG. Scirocco, the man from Jupiter, schemes to seize control of the Titans. Haman, the Axis leader, is attempting to restore the Zabi family. Through politics and strategy, ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Karas: The Revelation (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the city of Shinjuku, a conflict between a rouge Karas by the name of Eko and the "will of the city" rage in a conflict for dominance. A Karas brought about to fight the rouge has fallen, leaving the city and its inhabitants ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, bleak, epic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Halo Legends (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Strike Witches (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The story takes place in year 1944 and the world lives in fear of unidentified flying objects called neuroi. A young heroine Named Yoshika miyafuji joins the 501st joint wing, known as the strike witches to fight and defeat the neuroi so that way ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, ecchi
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Sky Crawlers (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, suspense, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mass Effect: Paragon Lost (2012)
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Bleach: Memories of Nobody (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi, War
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Style: surreal, not serious, exciting, humorous, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Dragon Ball Z: The Return of Cooler (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: serious, semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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King of Thorn (2009)
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy of Zeon (the grouping of colonies furthest from the earth) has sparked a war.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
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56%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, stylized, exciting, futuristic
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
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Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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56%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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X-Men (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
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Time: 2010s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mobile Suit Gundam F91 (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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Time: future
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52%
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Wolverine (2011)
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Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: kids, teens
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Time: 2010s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Fate/stay night (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, healing power, wizards and magicians, supernatural, adventure, imaginary, romance, escapades, back from the dead, rivalry, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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52%