Movies like Mercano the Martian

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Mercano the Martian (2002)
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Mercano the Martian (2002)
Original name: Mercano, el Marciano
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When his pet is killed by a probe from earth, Mercano, a Martian, travels to earth angered. Landing in Buenos Aires, at first noone takes any notice of him.
Plot: virtual reality, alien, business, computer, internet, economics, pets, satire, martian, shoplifting, x rayed skeleton, ray gun, pet

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, exciting and stylized films with plots about alien, heroes, escapades, satire, danger, imaginary and parody mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Mercano the Martian: Video Warrior Laserion (1984), Expelled from Paradise (2014), Disaster! (2005), Go to Hell! (1997), Bugs Bunny's Lunar Tunes (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Video Warrior Laserion (1984)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Video Warrior Laserion is a Japanese anime series aired in 1984 to 1985. It was the first Japanese anime series to feature the idea of virtual reality. It is also referred to as Rezarion, Laserion, Video Senshi Laserion. It was broadcast in Latin ...
Style: mecha
Plot: virtual reality, robot, alien, giant robot, piloted giant robot, giant robots, aliens
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Urusei Yatsura 6: Forever My Darling (1991)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lupika, an alien princess, is in love with a tofu seller. To make him love her too (at least, announce his love. He obviously fears the social taboo of a tofu vendor marrying a princess), she needs to get a love potion, which is in a certain temple. ...
Plot: teenager, alien, bikini
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Expelled from Paradise (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A.D. 2400, DEVA's central council detects an incident of unauthorized access into their mainframe. Someone on Earth was trying to hack into the system. The only information DEVA was able to retrieve was that hacker referred to themselves as ...
Plot: virtual reality, space station, post apocalypse, hacking, suit and tie, distopia, female protagonist, poncho, computer hacker, robot, giant insect
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Urusei Yatsura 5: The Final Chapter (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The fifth film is an animated adaptation of the final story of the manga and is also the official ending of the anime series, in which Lum and Ataru must repeat the game of tag played out in the first episode of the television series, or the Earth ...
Plot: teenager, alien, ufo, brawl, love hate relationship, horn, arranged marriage, love, wedding, promise, love hate, mushroom
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Secrets of Gravity: In the Footsteps of Albert Einstein (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Why do things fall to the ground without magic? The young magician's apprentice LIMBRADUR is far more interested in the universe and its secrets than boring magic spells. He is fascinated by the stars, the universe and the laws of nature. So, ...
Style: educational
Plot: universe, gravity, virtual reality, outer space, science, whale, child protagonist, physics
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Disaster! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A spoof of disaster films, an asteroid is coming towards earth and Harry Bottoms is in charge of saving us all...again...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, apocalyptic, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, adventure, disorder, friends, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, danger, escapades, catastrophe, collision, space and aliens ...
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Go to Hell! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the premise that "God" is actually an alien called G.D., who wiped out the dinosaurs and populated the Earth with apes from his own planet (who eventually evolve into us). "The Devil" is actually his son, "little ...
Plot: devil, alien, evolution
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54%
Bugs Bunny's Lunar Tunes (1991)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Bugs has to defend the Earth's right to exist in an intergalactic court.
Plot: alien, judge, court, duck, rabbit, outer space, prosecution, bugs bunny
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New Cosmic Century 038, humanity is suddenly attacked by an unknown alien civilization known as the Orbital Ring System. Soon, the entire Earth Civilization Sphere has been cut off from the space colonies, and is under the control of the ORS.
Plot: smuggler, gun, alien invasion, mercenary, alien, space colony, alien attack, outer space, space pirate
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Keroro Gunso the Super Movie 2: The Deep Sea Princess (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Another Kiruru appears in the South Pacific, but it was defeated by two unknown entities that look like Keronians, with subtle differences. Meanwhile, Keroro and the gang goes for a trip sponsored by Momoka to a private island. There, an alien named ...
Style: fairy tale
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Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Leela becomes an outlaw when she and a group of ecologically-minded feminists attempt to save an asteroid of primitive life forms and the Violet Dwarf star from being destroyed, while Fry joins a secret society and attempts to stop a mysterious ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, outer space, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, space and aliens, disorder, danger, partners, androids and robots, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Project A-Ko 3: Cinderella Rhapsody (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: It revolves around A-Ko and B-ko's pursuit of a handsome stud named Kay. He likes coke and motorcycles and is quietly courted by both A-ko and B-ko. Meanwhile, C-ko grows very jealous of him... Also meanwhile, the aliens' ship in now ...
Style: mecha
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Summer Wars (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He’s good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time out hanging out in the all-powerful online community known as OZ. His second life is the only life he has – until the girl of his dreams, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artificial intelligence, virtual reality, technology gone awry, chaos, code breaking, hacker, save the world, satellite, family relations, code, computer, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Project A-Ko 2: Plot of the Daitokuji Financial Group (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: It's summer in Graviton City, and the girls all have a break from school! A-Ko decides to lose a few inches, C-Ko makes a list of all the cool things that she'll buy, and B-Ko vows to get A-Ko out of the way once and for all so that she ...
Style: mecha
Plot: summer vacation, spacecraft, suit and tie, superhero, satire, spy, millionaire, amusement park, insanity
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Urusei Yatsura: Only You (1983)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Six-year-old Ataru steps on Elle's shadow during an impromptu game of shadow-tag; in Elle's culture, this is viewed as a marriage proposal. Eleven years later, Elle returns to Earth in order to marry Ataru — by which time not only had he ...
Plot: alien, space war, cryogenics, rose, ufo, teenager, alien abduction, harem, refrigerator, farce, wedding, queen ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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NieA under 7 (2000)
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Country: Japan
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Story: NieA_7, also known as NieA under 7, is a 13 episode anime series about Mayuko, a poor, introverted student who lives above a Japanese bathhouse, and NieA, a freeloading, freewheeling alien who lives in her closet and eats her food. The series ...
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Jeff & Some Aliens (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the recurring TripTank sketches, Jeff And Some Aliens follows Jeff, the world’s most average guy, and the three aliens sent to study him to determine whether or not humanity should be destroyed. Jeff’s mundane life is constantly thrown ...
Style: dark humor, entertaining, intellectual, cynical, absurd ...
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A satirical alternative history of World War II where the Nazis seize London and England must band together to prevent a full on invasion.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, satire, heroic mission, danger, military, save the day, militant, state affairs, heroes, farm, parody, german ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, futuristic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, androids and robots, destiny, space and aliens, computer virus, save the world, misfit partners, imaginary, escapades, professor, space travel, cons and scams ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, year 2012, year 2000 ...
Place: new york state, new york, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mutant Aliens (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mutant Aliens is a wildly humorous yet poignant story about an astronaut, his daughter, and 5 violent, yet sympathetic, alien creatures who seek revenge against a space industry baron.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, stylized, humorous, biting ...
Plot: astronaut, space travel, heroes, space wars, rivalry, mutant, alien encounter, benign alien, vengeance, surrealism, evil alien, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Tripping the Rift: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: What begins for Chode and crew as a routine mission to protect a pissed-off princess will soon become a filth- splattered saga of dismembered royalty, indestructible clown assassins and desperately horny housewives.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, surreal, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, heroic mission, space travel, imaginary, danger, benign alien, androids and robots, heroes, partners, looking for sex, disorder, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Urusei Yatsura: Inaba the Dreammaker (1987)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: It is summertime, and Shinobu laments not having a boyfriend. She then happens upon a young man weak from hunger, and wearing a rabbit costume. She gives him a carrot, he expresses his gratitude by hitting on her... and she hits back. The young man ...
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The District (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an effort to end family feuding, a young gypsy travels back in time to kill mammoths to ensure Hungary becomes rich by killing mammoths in order to create a massive oil reservoir. Things don't go entirely according to plan...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, absurd
Plot: time travel, political satire, organized crime, escape, terrorism, hypocrisy, oil well, subculture, social decay, disorder, life turned upside down, fish out of water ...
Time: stone age, middle ages
Place: hungary, washington d.c., new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fantastic Planet (1973)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Fantastic Planet tells the story of “Oms”, human-like creatures, kept as domesticated pets by an alien race of blue giants called “Draags”. The story takes place on the Draags’ planet Ygam, where we follow our narrator, an Om called Terr, ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, futuristic, adult animation, atmospheric ...
Plot: distopia, pets, nudity (full frontal - brief), revolution, injustice, rebelliousness, orphan, graphic violence, nosy, distant planet, power relations, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Urusei Yatsura 3: Remember My Love (1985)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The third film finds Ataru transformed into a pink hippopotamus, which sends Lum chasing after the wicked magician responsible, with catastrophic results. With Lum gone, her friends decide that there is no reason to remain, and so Tomobiki slowly ...
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Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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strongbad_email.exe (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 196 min.
Story: A collection of the first hundred episodes in the Strong Bad Email cartoon series on homestarrunner.com, including three previously unreleased episodes.
Style: toilet humor
Plot: hippie, dragon, comics, heavy metal, e mail, pop culture, surrealism, satire, mexican wrestler, parody, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Octopuses from the Second Floor (1987)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While on vacation with their bickering parents, young Eva and her little brother Johnny find in a polluted lake two strange friendly sentient octopuses made of strange material that attracts electricity. They take them as pets.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: octopus, child protagonist, brother sister relationship, family vacation, sea, ship, husband wife relationship, pet, divorce, pets, scientific discovery, contamination
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fresh off ripping space-time a new one at the end of "Bender's Big Score," the Planet Express crew is back to mend the tear in reality, or (hopefully) at least not make it worse. Beyond the tear, though, lurks a being of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, futuristic, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, space and aliens, scientist, beast, alien, space travel, monster, professor, danger, evil alien, dating, police brutality ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Scooby-Doo and the Cyber Chase (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When Scooby and the gang get trapped in a video game created for them, they must fight against the 'Phantom Virus'. To escape the game they must go level by level and defeat the game once and for all.
Style: feel good, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: cyberspace, heroes, chase, scooby doo, adventure, good versus evil, friendship, fish out of water, partners, rivalry, best friends, danger ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dante's Inferno (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A darkly comedic travelogue of the underworld - set against an all-too-familiar urban backdrop of used car lots, gated communities, strip malls, and the U.S. Capitol. And populated with a contemporary cast of reprobates, including famous - and ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, witty, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: satire, good versus evil, puppetry, supernatural, survival, social misfits, ghost, escapades, imaginary, society, hypocrite, purgatory ...
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