Movies and TV shows like Gun Frontier

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Gun Frontier (2002)
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Gun Frontier (2002)
Original name: ガンフロンティア
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Sea Pirate Harlock and Tochiro try to find a lost clan of Japanese immigrants in this Westerns style version spin off.
Plot: samurai, bandit, criminal, gun, sword, sheriff, wasteland, hat, gunfighter, mysterious woman, pistol, cowboy hat, outlaw, handgun

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Most similar movies to Gun Frontier

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about violence, escapades, heroes, fight, danger, imaginary and murder mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Gun Frontier: Trigun (1998), Hyper Police (1997), Planetes (2003), Geobreeders (1998), Project ARMS (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Trigun (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Trigun takes place in the distant future on a deserted planet. Vash the Stampede is a gunfighter with a legend so ruthless he has a $60,000,000,000 bounty on his head. Entire towns evacuate at the rumor of his arrival. But the real Vash the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: anti heroes, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, heroes, escapades, save the day, insurance, ethics, bounty, bounty hunter, spirit ...
Time: future
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95%
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Hyper Police (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hyper Police is the name of a manga and anime series created by Minoru Tachikawa under the pseudonym MEE. It is a comic science fiction, set in a period in the far future, in which humanity is almost extinct and most of the population are monsters. ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: bounty hunter
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72%
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Planetes (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2075, mankind has reached a point where journeying between Earth, the moon and the space stations is part of daily life. However, the progression of technology in space has also resulted in the problem of the space debris, which can ...
Style: futuristic, serious, captivating, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, space and aliens, astronaut, spacewalk, escapades, danger, space station, workplace situations, fear, boss and employee, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.6
 87
Geobreeders (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Ayagane City has a phantom cat problem. A young and overzealous group of entrepreneurs called Kagura Total Security can be hired to combat this problem for the right price when Hound, the official government arm isn't enough.
Plot: violence, shapeshifting, gun, tough girl, roller skates, shy girl, strong female lead, kidnapping, bare breasts, machine gun, blue hair, white coat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An adolescent with the ability to control a looming war-golem becomes entangled in the Experts of Justice's fight against the infamous group Big Fire.
Style: futuristic
Plot: giant robot, giant robots, supernatural power, tragic event, robot, loss of father, super powers, martial arts, violence, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 73
Project ARMS (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: ARMS is an manga series that is heavily influenced by Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. The series is created by Kyoichi Nanatsuki and Ryoji Minagawa. In 1999, the manga received the Shogakukan Manga Award for shōnen. The manga was adapted as ...
Style: psychological
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural, teenager, super weapon, monster, swearing, violence, strong language, monsters, shapeshifting, profanity, super strength ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Pilot Candidate (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Plot: goddess, spacecraft, partner, robot, giant robots, eyeglasses, boy with glasses, pink hair, piloted giant robot, boy, outer space, giant robot
Time: future, 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Mahoromatic: Automatic Maiden (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Suguru lives on his own, just the way he chooses (and that doesn't include sharpening his housekeeping skills). Enter Mahoro, an attractive 19-year-old woman who becomes Suguru's maid. She sweeps, dusts, folds and fluffs -- and claims to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, ecchi
Plot: a.i., society, high school life, imaginary, master and servant, androids and robots, creator, silly humor, high school, culture clash, human android relationship, maid
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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I Dream of Mimi (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: I Dream of Mimi is a Japanese hentai series by Kaoru Shintani. It was produced in 1997 by Pink Pineapple studios, with some work farmed out to OLM. It was released in North America by The Right Stuf International under the name I Dream of Mimi. It ...
Style: ecchi, hentai
Plot: female nudity, sex, breasts, computer
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Meiji Era was one of great renewal for Japan, where swords and killing were outlawed. However, many survivors from the time of Revolution still live, lurking in the shadows and waiting for a chance to use their killing blades again. Only Kenshin ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, sword fight, innocence, battles, heroes, reconciliation, bully, glory, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Silver Soul (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Amanto, aliens from outer space, have invaded Earth and taken over feudal Japan. As a result, a prohibition on swords has been established, and the samurai of Japan are treated with disregard as a consequence. However one man, Gintoki Sakata, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, absurd ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, resistance, rebelliousness, rebellion, imaginary, parody, heroes, evil alien, financial problem, fight scenes, space and aliens ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.5
 1K
Excel Saga (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Excel works for Across: an organization bent on world domination to create a better society. She ain't exactly great at her job but she definitely tries hard. And with her new partner from outer space she ain't giving up. Meanwhile 3 ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, offbeat, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parody, world domination, workplace, ambition, benign alien, alien encounter, workplace situations, save the planet, take over, corporate world, disorder, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century, 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dominion Tank Police (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Leona Ozaki joins Newport City's infamous Tank Police division. With aid of Al and her newly built mini-tank, Bonaparte, she wages war on Buaku and his cohorts, the Puma Sisters.
Style: mecha, cult film
Plot: police, tank, sister, cat, distopia, cyberpunk, surrealism, police brutality, fictional war, sisters
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
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Cutie Honey (1973)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: One day, Honey Kisaragi's a trendy, class-cutting Catholic schoolgirl. The next, her father's been murdered by demonic divas from a dastardly organization called Panther Claw. When his dying message reveals that she's an android, ...
Style: ecchi, dark humor
Plot: magical girl, school life, girl heroine, voyeur, nipples, villain, bare breasts, danger, woman in uniform, fight, voyeurism, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
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8 Man After (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
TV show
Story: A police officer that nearly meets a violent death is turned into a cyborg with superhuman strength, speed and reflexes.
Plot: broken glass, police, gun, love, speed, flashback, police car, violence, police officer, suit and tie, cyborgs, sadness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Area 88: The Blue Skies of Betrayal (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: Compilation of Area 88 Acts I-III. A pilot struggles to retain his humanity when he is shanghaied into a mercenary jet fighter force.
Plot: aviation, airplane, pilot, fighter pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 3K
Outlaw Star (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Outlaw Star follows the outlaw Gene Starwind and his eleven year-old business associate, Jim Hawking. Together they run a small jack-of-all-trades business on the backwater planet Sentinel III. After the two take a job as bodyguards for a mysterious ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bounty hunter, outer space, androids, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, spacecraft, pirate, treasure hunt, track down, space travel, security guard, obsessive quest ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
.hack//Legend of the Twilight (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Four years after the Twilight incident in the .hack video games, stability has seemingly returned to the on-line RPG "The World." Shugo and Rena, twin siblings who are living apart from each other, mysteriously acquire the player models of ...
Plot: missing person, sword, coma, monster, knife, hot spring, brother sister relationship, rpg, parody, divorce
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 7.9
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Gungrave (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Gungrave is a Japanese animated television series based on the video game of the same name, created by Yasuhiro Nightow. The series is directed by Toshiyuki Tsuru, from a screenplay by Yousuke Kuroda, and produced by Madhouse Studios. The series ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gang, friendship, hitman, murder, violence, heroic mission, leadership, obsessive quest, rise and fall, presumed dead, tragic hero ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Violence Jack: Hell's Wind (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The survivors of Kanto's Hell Earthquake built a new city and christened it "Hope Town". However, this peaceful town becomes a nightmare when it's raided by the motorcycle gang, "Hell's Wind". They abduct the women ...
Style: bloody
Plot: profanity, graphic violence, multiple murder, extreme violence, bloody violence, blood, death, swearing, gore, breasts, strong language, motorcycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sketchbook: Full Colors (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: No matter where she goes, Sora takes her sketchbook along. The world is full of mysterious and beautiful things, after all, and Sora doesn't want to miss a single one. The best way she knows to capture each moment is by drawing and sketching, ...
Style: feel good
Plot: cat, drawing, high school, slice of life, art, scrapbook, student, art student
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 148
RideBack (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rin Yugata, a dancer, attends college after quitting ballet after an injury prevents her from performing in a play.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, mecha
Plot: fighting the system, rebelliousness, college, society, student protest, ballet, strong female presence, heroic mission, future dystopia, rebellion, androids and robots, motorcycle ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Count of Monte Cristo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo is an anime series loosely based on Alexandre Dumas, père's classic French novel, Le Comte de Monte-Cristo. Spanning 24 episodes, it was produced by Gonzo, directed by Mahiro Maeda and broadcast by Animax ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: secret identity, convict, vengeance, haunted by the past, mysterious character, escapades, righting the wronged, rivalry, dishonesty, false arrest, betrayal, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: france, japan, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.8
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Katanagatari (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The historical epic centers on Shichika Yasuri, the seventh generational head of the Kyotō-ryū school of martial arts in medieval Japan. He and his older sister Nanami live on an isolated island, until a military advisor named Togame tells him of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, captivating, ecchi ...
Plot: ninja, martial arts, samurai, sword, journey, beauty, brother sister relationship, japanese culture, responsibility, tragedy, angst, anti war ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Last Hero Inuyashiki (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Inuyashiki Ichirou is down on his luck. While only 58 years old, his geriatric looks often have him written off as a pathetic old man by the world around him and he’s constantly ignored and disrespected by his family despite all that he’s done ...
Style: suspense, serious, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gunfight, danger, murder, chase, explosion, father daughter relationship, male nudity, violence, superhero, body horror, super strength, androids ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 1K
Kuromukuro (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: During the construction of the Kurobe Dam, an ancient artifact was discovered, and so the United Nations Kurobe Research Institute was established. Intellectuals from all over the world gathered to study the object, and the children of those ...
Style: mecha, captivating, thought provoking, exciting, suspense
Plot: technology, giant robots, fight, samurai, doppelganger, princess, combat, suspended animation, sword, piloted giant robot, giant robot
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Assassination Classroom (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The students of class 3-E have a mission: kill their teacher before graduation. He has already destroyed the moon, and has promised to destroy the Earth if he can not be killed within a year. But how can this class of misfits kill a tentacled ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, humorous, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, education, school, friendship, murder, monster, underdog, death wish, classroom, superhuman, assassination, government agent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Those Obnoxious Aliens (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The series begins when aliens from the planet Oniboshi invade Earth. They agree to leave only if Earth's champion can defeat the Oni champion in a game of tag within a ten-day time limit. Earth's champion, randomly selected by the aliens, ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous, feel good, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: high school, farce, alien, high school life, interracial relations, alien encounter, teenage life, save the world, benign alien, imaginary, contests and competitions, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
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Golden Kamuy (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Saichi Sugimoto is a tough soldier who participates in the Russo-Japanese War and who earned the nickname "Sugimoto the Immortal." Honors in combat are of little use to him when he is expelled from the army for a certain incident, but he ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, semi serious, semi documentary, comic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: japanese culture, escapades, violence, tough girl, adventure, treasure hunt, gold, criminal, hunting, survival, gunfight, ex soldier
Time: 1910s
Place: japan, hokkaido
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Based on the long-running manga by Hirohiko Araki, the first OVA series follows Josef Joestar and his 17-year-old grandson Jotaro as they attempt to finish the family blood feud against the immortal vampire Dio. Josef and Jotaro have gathered ...
Plot: camp, martial arts, violence, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%