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Xenosaga: The Animation
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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 save its creator, Shion Uzuki. But KOS-MOS doesn't want to listed her orders and executes some unknown plan. After their ship destroyed Shion and her companions find themselves thrust into the middle of a battle with Gnosis, U-TIC Organization and their own superiors. Battle with no clear sides...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: spacecraft, a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, man versus machine, save the world, adventure, alien encounter, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry, time travel, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, chaos, destiny, battles, chases and races, life is a bitch ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about heroes, imaginary, rivalry, escapades, danger, androids and robots and chaos mostly in Sci-Fi, Animation and Action genres. Some movies like Xenosaga: The Animation: Ark (2005), Kiddy Grade (2002), Venus Wars (1989), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979), RahXephon (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ark
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distant planet, a.i., androids and robots, good versus evil, adventure, man versus machine, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
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System:   95%
    User:   86%
 
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Kiddy Grade
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Two women carry out missions and fight crime across the galaxy.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, government agency, master villain, man versus machine, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   74%
 
 6.7
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Venus Wars
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before it's captured by Ishtar. She falls in with a bunch of ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, adaptation directed by original author
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, a.i., androids and robots, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, reporter, invasion, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   72%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: battle zone, androids and robots, outer space, superhero, spacecraft, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   66%
 
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RahXephon
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: atmospheric, serious, stylized
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, high school, man versus machine, save the world, survival, alien encounter, apocalypse, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   57%
 
Virus Buster Serge
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, fighting crime, man versus machine, race against time, adventure, save the world, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, plague ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
 7.4
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Space: 1999
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: moon, a.i., adventure, androids and robots, benign alien, man versus machine, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, time travel ...
Time: future, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   55%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam I
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, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, lone wolves, master villain, superhero, man versus machine, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, good versus evil, danger ...
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System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
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: serious, exciting, futuristic, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, vigilantism ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
Genesis Climber Mospeada
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Genesis Climber MOSPEADA is an anime science fiction series created by Shinji Aramaki and Hideki Kakinuma. The 25-episode television series ran from late 1983 to early 1984 in Japan. MOSPEADA stands for Military Operation Soldier Protection ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: androids and robots, mars, evil alien, man versus machine, save the world, survival, alien encounter, adventure, alien invasion, giant robot, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   54%
 
Evangelion: 1.0 You Are
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After the Second Impact, Tokyo-3 is being attacked by giant creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind. The child Shinji's objective is to fight the Angels by piloting one of the mysterious Evangelion mecha units. A remake of the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., death, mentor, male nudity, loneliness, violence, giant robots, androids and robots, adventure, man versus machine, vengeance, psychology ...
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   55%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED is an anime series developed by Sunrise and directed by Mitsuo Fukuda. As with other series from the Gundam franchise, Gundam SEED takes place in a parallel timeline, in this case the Cosmic Era, the first to do so. In this ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, master villain, tragic hero, redemption, adventure, save the world, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars ...
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System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
Blue Gender: The Warrior
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It is a time of chaos. Earth is no longer what it used to be. It has been infested with a bug like species called the Blue. Yuji Kaido, who has a mysterious disease, is put into suspended animation until a cure is found. When he wakes up Yuji learns ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: latin america
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System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
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Ergo Proxy
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
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Time: future
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System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: After managing to survive attacks by Zeon's Char Aznable and Garma Zabi, the crew of Federation warship White Base and its mobile suits must battle Zeon forces through Asia, Europe, and the Atlantic Ocean if they are to reach Earth ...
Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, battle zone, superhero, outer space, spacecraft, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   48%
 
Patlabor: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands of industrial robots around Tokyo.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, talky, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, investigation, suicide, giant robots, fighting the system, technology, neo noir, good versus evil, fight scenes, violence, vengeance, weapons ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
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Gunbuster
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
Terminator Salvation: The Machinima Series
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 14 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, daring rescue, man versus machine, adventure, manhunt, save the world, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In UC 0093 the Federation has recovered from its defeat and has created a new anti-colonial special forces unit to deal with rebel forces: Londo Bell. Elsewhere in space Char Aznable re-appears out of self imposed hiding with a declaration that he ...
Style: futuristic, epic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, lone wolves, master villain, superhero, fighting crime, man versus machine, space wars, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
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Parasite Dolls
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
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: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, apocalypse, future dystopia, parallel world, technology gone awry, danger, imaginary, chaos, ghost, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
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Astro Boy
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: futuristic, exciting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Time: future, 80s, 60s
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System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
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Macross Plus
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: futuristic, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, master villain, man versus machine, adventure, save the world, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
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.hack//SIGN
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: .hack follows several young players as they navigate the vast, mysterious MMORPG known as “The World” – a place, it turns out, that is sometimes impossible to leave.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: a.i., cyberspace, androids and robots, benign alien, ghost, man versus machine, adventure, mystery, apocalypse, cyberpunk, future dystopia, technology gone awry ...
Time: year 2010, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny is an anime television series, acting as a sequel of Mobile Suit Gundam SEED by Sunrise. It retains most of the staff from Gundam SEED, including Director Mitsuo Fukuda. Set two years after the original Mobile Suit ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, terrorism, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   40%
 
 6.9
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Oldman Z
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old man is being treated specially by the Department of Health under the so-called Project Z, a special nursing bed with a 6th generation computer on board. When the pain and loneliness of the old man reaches his ex-private nurse, she decides to ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, mad scientist, man versus machine, alien encounter, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, space wars, technology gone awry, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   36%
 
New Getter Robo
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: New Getter Robot is an anime original video animation co-produced by Dynamic Planning and Bandai Visual. The series is a re-imagining of the 1970s manga Getter Robo, created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa, that incorporates aspects of Japanese ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
Space: Above and Beyond
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Space: Above and Beyond is a short-lived mid-1990s American science fiction television show on the FOX Network, created and written by Glen Morgan and James Wong. Originally planned for five seasons, it ran only for the single 1995–1996 season. It ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, adventure, deadly creature, man versus machine, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, space wars, time travel, danger, racism ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
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Strait Jacket
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: It is the world where magic and science coexist. Rayotte Steinberg, a lone wolf "tactical sorcerist", fights against monsters. They used to be human beings, but they had overused forbidden power, "magic", to turn into monsters. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, adventure, apocalypse, parallel world, technology gone awry, wizards and magicians, danger, deadly, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Under constant attack by monstrous creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind, U.N. Special Agency NERV introduces two new EVA pilots to help defend the city of Tokyo-3: the mysterious Makinami Mari Illustrous and the intense Asuka ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, loneliness, man versus machine, end of the world, storytelling, vengeance, save the world, dark hero, violent, future dystopia, fantasy world, dialogue ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   35%
 
Battlestar Galactica
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth.
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, androids and robots, adventure, soldier, cult, chase, on the run, rescue, survival, officers and cadets, space wars ...
Time: future
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System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
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