Movies and TV shows like Toward the Terra 2007

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Toward the Terra (2007)
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Toward the Terra (2007)
Original name: 地球へ…
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the future, mankind's seemingly utopian society is strictly controlled by the government, and anything that threatens to disrupt the status quo is ruthlessly suppressed. When 14 year-old Jomy begins to question the way society is run he becomes a target of both the government and the outcast race opposing that government. Now each group is determined to hunt him down; one to kill him and the other to save him.
Style: futuristic, psychological, exciting, bleak, serious, captivating, gloomy, comic
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, supernatural ability, escapades, rivalry, obsessive quest, heroes, youth, memory loss, life is a bitch, teenage life, chaos, mind control, adulthood, rebelliousness, man versus machine, idealism, computer system, supernatural power, outer space, society, teenager, super strength, utopia, super powers, space station ...
Time: future
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, futuristic and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about escapades, heroes, imaginary, danger, rivalry, chaos and androids and robots mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Toward the Terra: Parasite Dolls (2003), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979), RahXephon (2002), Guilty Crown (2011), Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, chaos, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, parallel world, supernatural, society, apocalypse, technology gone awry, computers and web, life is a bitch, man versus machine ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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95%
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam is a televised anime series, produced by Sunrise. Created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, it premiered in Japan on Nagoya Broadcasting Network on April 7, 1979, and lasted until January 26, 1980, spanning 43 episodes. It was the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, outer space, spacecraft, heroes, evil alien, chaos, heroic mission, adventure, space and aliens, superhero, space station, space wars ...
Time: future
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91%
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RahXephon (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In a world where time passes at a crawl and the blood of your neighbor runs blue, 17 year old high school student Ayato Kamina goes about his daily life within Tokyo Jupiter oblivious to the world around him, having been educated with the fact that ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, mecha, psychological
Plot: teenage life, heroic mission, save the world, survival, space travel, future dystopia, life is a bitch, a.i., youth, escapades, society, rivalry ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 7.1
 5K
Guilty Crown (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Guilty Crown is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G which aired on Fuji TV's noitaminA program block from October 2011. The story revolves around Shu Ouma, a high school boy who inadvertently obtains an ability ...
Style: mecha, exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: future dystopia, fighting the system, young heroes, heroes, distopia, chaos, youth, teenage love, supernatural ability, apocalypse, post apocalypse, epidemic ...
Time: future, 2030s, 2020s
Place: japan
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81%
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Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Japan has been invaded and conquered by the Britannian Empire. Japan is now known as Area 11 and its citizens known as Elevens. The Britannian Empire takes away Japan's autonomous power and imposes its rule through the use of Knightmares. The ...
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, mind control, young heroes, battles, civil rights, military, youth, resistance, peril, leader, emperor, rebelliousness ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam 00 is an anime television series, the 11th incarnation of Sunrise studio's long-running Gundam franchise comprising two seasons. The series is set on a futuristic Earth and is centered on the exploits of the fictional ...
Style: bleak, serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, space and aliens, battles, adventure, rivalry, outer space, space station, invasion, resentment, survival, chaos and mayhem, trap ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Ultraviolet: Code 044 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In 2140, rebels infected with Phage are fighting for independence from corporate government on a space-station-turned-metropolis. Genetically modified melancholic 19-year-old dying corporate female assassin will decide the outcome.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: deadly virus, cloning, military, genetic engineering, master warrior, rivalry, superhuman powers, soldier, escapades, society, strong female presence, graphic violence ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: An alien race called Gauna has destroyed Earth. leaving humanity struggling to survive aboard the spaceship Sidonia. Even though it’s been a century since the last encounter with the Gauna, military service is mandatory. For Nagate Tanikaze, whose ...
Style: mecha, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space battle, androids and robots, spacecraft, space and aliens, space travel, heroes, escapades, outer space, rivalry, military, evil alien, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Guyver: Bio-Booster Armor (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Sho and his friend Tetsurou stumble upon an odd alien artifact while walking through the woods. Then, the alien artifact breaks free of its metallic bonds and enters Sho's body, turning him into the Guyver. With this new power, Sho must do ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: young heroes, battles, superhuman powers, one man army, supernatural, good versus evil, bio weapon, chaos, androids and robots, graphic violence, forest, failed attempt ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Kiddy Grade (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Two women carry out missions and fight crime across the galaxy.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, a.i., undercover, adventure, space travel, injustice, space and aliens, state affairs, man versus machine, life is a bitch, save the world, partners against crime ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, mecha, bleak
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, space travel, heroes, rivalry, save the world, uncontrollable, spacecraft, unstoppable, chaos, battles, future dystopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Heroic Age (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: When the Golden Race invited other races to join them in the stars, three sentient races answered their call. The Goldens called them the Bronze, Silver and Heroic Tribes. Just before the Gold Tribe left to travel to another Universe, a fourth race ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, tense, mecha, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, save the world, space travel, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, space wars, obsessive quest, redemption, escapades, legends and myths, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Gunbuster (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the very near future, a race of huge, insectoid aliens are discovered traveling the galaxy. These aliens, which are known as the Uchuu Kaijuu, or Space Monsters, seem dedicated to the eradication of the human species as the latter takes its first ...
Style: mecha, serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, androids and robots, heroic mission, vengeance, destiny, alien encounter, heroes, escapades, a.i., adventure, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 14 years after third impact, Ikari Shinji awakens to a world he does not remember. He hasn't aged. Much of Earth is laid in ruins, Nerv has been dismantled, and people who he once protected have turned against him. Befriending the enigmatic ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, surreal, futuristic ...
Plot: androids and robots, homosexual subtext, future dystopia, save the world, space travel, worldwide chaos, life is a bitch, young heroes, society, escapades, apocalypse, father son relationship ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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éX-Driver (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: éX-Driver is a manga series by Kōsuke Fujishima, which was adapted into an anime series, produced by Bandai Visual and Actas. The anime series spanned 6 episodes, as well as a feature movie, entitled éX-Driver: The Movie. The complete anime ...
Style: exciting, serious, humorous, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, teenage life, young heroes, technology gone awry, escapades, youth, save the day, computers and web, high school life, technophobia, cyberspace, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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52%
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Ergo Proxy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime television series, produced by Manglobe, which premiered across Japan on 25 February 2006 on the WOWOW satellite network. It is directed by Shukō Murase, with screenplay by Dai Satō et al.. Ergo Proxy ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, suspenseful, psychological ...
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Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Gilgamesh (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Over a decade ago, a group of scientists carried out experiments at the Tomb of Gilgamesh, the supposed resting place of the demigod subject of an ages-old myth. After the work at the "Heaven's Gate" facility was abruptly halted, a ...
Style: serious, cynical, suspenseful, bleak, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, supernatural ability, apocalypse, future dystopia, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, mysterious character, escapades, chaos, who to trust, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
New Fist of the North Star (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: In the 21st century, a nuclear war turned most of the Earth's surface into a desert wasteland, which also resulted in the contamination of the Earth's water supply. A man named Sanga has built the fortified haven of the "Last ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, good versus evil, nuclear holocaust, superhuman powers, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, chaos, murder, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Detonator Orgun (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Fleeing from his own race, Orgun—an alien being with superhuman abilities and unearthly weapons—travels to Earth to find an answer to his origin. There, he bonds with a young man named Tomoru to defend Earth against the Evoluders, who seek ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space battle, chaos, space and aliens, adventure, supernatural, a.i., escapades, benign alien, heroes, supernatural ability, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Sengoku Basara (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, War
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: During the Sengoku period, there are many factions constantly at war. One of these is led by a one-eyed man named Date Masamune and another by the imposing Takeda Shingen. The latter has a fiercely loyal subordinate named Sanada Yukimura who goes ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, bleak
Plot: samurai, rivalry, heroes, chaos, curses spells and rituals, society, escapades, a.i., technology gone awry, campaign, war, state affairs ...
Place: japan
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47%
Kurau Phantom Memory (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Kurau Phantom Memory is a 2004 science fiction anime series, produced by Bones and Media Factory, which was broadcast in Japan by the anime television networks Animax and TV Asahi. Set primarily in the year 2110, it explores themes such as ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, serious, adult animation
Plot: disorder, superhuman powers, space and aliens, escapades, rivalry, androids and robots, man versus machine, experiment gone awry, scientist, martial arts, experiment, alien life-form ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Galaxy Express 999 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, people are able to take on artificial bodies and achieve immortality. A poor orphan, Tetsuro Hoshino, strives to obtain a mechanical body for the triple incentive of eternal life, of revenge (his mother was gunned down by ...
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, space opera, heroes, escapades, rivalry, young heroes, space and aliens, androids and robots, adventure, train travel, train ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Future Diary (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yukiteru Amano (Yuki) is a loner who never really interact with people and prefers writing a diary on his cell phone with his only companion being an imaginary friend named Deus Ex Machina, the God of Time and Space. However, Yuki soon learns that ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: social misfits, contests and competitions, survival, battles, diary, teenage life, loner, misfit, foreknowledge, supernatural, power struggle, classmate ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is a Japanese anime series produced by Anime International Company and funded by ADV Films. A retelling of the 1987 original video animation Bubblegum Crisis, the series premiered on TV Tokyo on October 8, 1998 where it ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: cyberpunk, catastrophe, chaos, battles, androids and robots, a.i., society, life is a bitch, rivalry, adventure, man versus machine, escapades ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Macross Zero (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
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: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, military, island, airplane, spacecraft, war, battles, heroes, a.i., escapades, space and aliens, alien technology ...
Time: year 2008
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Third: The Girl with the Blue Eye (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The future Earth; with over 80% having been annihilated in a great war, the rest live under the dominion of a race known as The Third. These beings possess a third Space Eye on their foreheads, and watch over the Earth and it's remaining ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, captivating, entertaining, mecha ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, rivalry, androids and robots, future dystopia, a.i., escapades, secret movement, desert, chaos, save the planet ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Fafner in the Azure: Dead Aggressor (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Tatsumiyajima is the central island in the middle of a small cluster of islands, in a sleepy backwater of the Japanese isles. Not much happens there, and the island's young people go to school knowing that their lives are likely to remain ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, heroic mission, adventure, androids and robots, future dystopia, escapades, rivalry, technology gone awry, space travel, a.i., apocalypse, island ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Captain Earth (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: High-school student Daichi Manatsu works for the Globe organization to pilot a giant robot called the Earth Engine Impacter to protect the Earth from the invading alien force known as the "Kill-T-Gang", from the planet Uranus.
Style: exciting, mecha, captivating, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, save the world, young heroes, youth, alien, piloted giant robot, battles, heroic mission, schoolboy, pilot, war, super weapon ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Black Magic M-66 (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A freelance reporter stumbles on a desperate military operation. An army chopper has crashed and its cargo has been activated. Now there are two killer androids running loose in the wilderness and have the daughter of their inventor as their target. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, adventure, crimes, a.i., ghost, man versus machine, supernatural, chaos, investigation, journalism, rescue, race against time ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stargate Infinity (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stargate Infinity is an American animated science fiction television series and part of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's Stargate franchise, but is not considered official Stargate canon. The show was created by Eric Lewald and Michael Maliani, as a ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: evil alien, space travel, heroic mission, adventure, teenage life, rivalry, rescue, space and aliens, escapades, officers and cadets, getting home, youth ...
Time: future, near future, 2030s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%