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Wings of Honneamise (1987)
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Wings of Honneamise (1987)
Original name: 王立宇宙軍 オネアミスの翼
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On a future Earth, war between the Kingdom of Honneamise and its rival, The Republic, is inevitable. As evolving technology creates new ways to wage war, a small group seeks to propel mankind into space in their world’s first spaceflight program. For astronaut candidate Shirotsugh Lhadatt, it’s a personal odyssey as he grows from an aimless young man into a leader willing to put everything on the line in order to move the human race forward and away from the brink of Armageddon.
Style: anime, stylized, tense, inspirational, atmospheric, thought provoking, enigmatic, breathtaking, bloody, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space, fighting the system, assassination, religion, technology, parallel universe, space program, catastrophe, robot, rape, distopia, aviation, loneliness, violence, friendship, assassin, art, death, suspense, fantasy world, brutality, corruption, runaway, sexualized violence, dreams ...
Place: japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out anime, visually appealing, stylized and melancholic films with plots about storytelling, brutality, mentor, fantasy world, transformation, dialogue and culture clash mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like Wings of Honneamise: Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (1999), Fantastic Planet (1973), Memories (1995), Akira (1988), Metropolis (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
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Place: japan, tokyo, germany, poland
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Fantastic Planet (1973)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 72 min.
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Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: surreal, anime, futuristic, exciting, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a ...
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Audience: kids, boys' night
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Duration: 96 min.
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Audience: teens
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 101 min.
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Audience: teens
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Metropolis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
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Audience: teens
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Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
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Style: anime, psychological, mecha, ambiguous ending, surreal ...
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