Movies like Project A-Ko

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Project A-Ko (1986)
 6.9
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Project A-Ko (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Earth. The not too distant future. A city is miraculously reborn just sixteen years after being completely destroyed by a giant meteor. At the prestigious Graviton High School for Girls, two new students are introduced. A-ko and her ditzy sidekick, C-ko.
Style: humorous, futuristic, semi serious, parody, absurd, mecha, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, spacecraft, transvestism, schoolgirl, superhuman powers, catastrophe, adventure, school, time travel, heroes, friendship, obsession, youth, college, love triangle, space travel, betrayal, friends, androids and robots, save the world, best friends, disaster, gays and lesbians, teenage life, escapades ...
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and stylized films with plots about danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, adventure, heroes and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Project A-Ko: Ratchet & Clank (2016), Digimon: The Movie (2000), Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix (2007), Burst Angel (2004), Dead Leaves (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Doraemon: Nobita's Chronicle of the Moon Exploration (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Japan, France, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Nobita no Getsumen Tansaki is an original story centered around the Isetsu Club Member Badge gadget featured in volume 23 of the original Doraemon manga.
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, 2d animation
Plot: robot, moon, spacecraft, cartoon cat, car accident, flying car, balloon, school, talking animals, pets, friendship, youth ...
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Ratchet & Clank (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ratchet and Clank tells the story of two unlikely heroes as they struggle to stop a vile alien named Chairman Drek from destroying every planet in the Solana Galaxy. When the two stumble upon a dangerous weapon capable of destroying entire planets, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, 3d animation ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: save the world, evil alien, robot, spacecraft, adventure, good versus evil, self discovery, friendship, escapades, superhero, heroic mission, partners ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, amusement park, millionaire, insanity, superhero, satire, spy, suit and tie
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Digimon: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The first story focused on Tai and Kari Kamiya four years before their adventure in the Digital World. It shows their first encounter with Digimon and what happened to them (as well as the other children). Tai and Kari wake one morning to find a ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, road movie, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, monster, friendship, heroes, superhero, heroic mission, young heroes, rivalry, rescue, androids and robots, technology gone awry ...
Place: usa, new york, colorado, pentagon, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a battle in a power plant, Ben notices something strange is happening with the omnitrix, but doesn't tell anyone. Tetrax arrives, and tells them the omnitrix is broadcasting a self destruct signal. Tetrax and Ben go to find the creator of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, futuristic, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, race against time, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, superhuman powers, master villain, heroes, young heroes, heroic mission, evil alien, space and aliens ...
Time: 2000s
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47%
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Burst Angel (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: Burst Angel is a Japanese animated television series directed by Koichi Ohata, from a screenplay by Fumihiko Shimo. It was produced by the Gonzo animation studio. Burst Angel takes place in the near future, after a rise in criminal activity forced ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, futuristic, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, superhero, good versus evil, escapades, fighting crime, chaos, chef, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, time travel, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Dead Leaves (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Pandy and Retro awaken naked on Earth with no recollection of their past. They embark on a crime spree in search of food and clothing, but are captured by authorities and sent to the infamous lunar penitentiary named Dead Leaves.
Style: surreal, humorous, futuristic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, adventure, rescue, future dystopia, good versus evil, heroic mission, superhero, escapades, survival, cloning, robot, surrealism ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Coyote Ragtime Show (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: Coyote Ragtime Show is an anime series directed by Takuya Nonaka and produced by ufotable, which first aired in Japan on July 3, 2006. The storyline consists of the adventures of a group of space-faring fugitives in search of a treasure. ADV Films ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, gang, society, crimes, escapades, race against time, future dystopia, space travel, bishop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: Magical⛦Shopping Arcade Abenobashi is a Japanese anime television series created by Gainax. The supernatural comedy drama is directed by Hiroyuki Yamaga. The series premiered April 4, 2002 on Kids Station. It was licensed in North America by ADV ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, parody
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, youth, rivalry, escapades, heroic mission, fish out of water, getting home, disorder, chaos, friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Buzz Lightyear must battle Emperor Zurg with the help of three hopefuls who insist on being his partners.
Style: feel good, humorous, saga, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, superhero, rescue, heroes, outer space, heroic mission, toys, space travel, alien encounter, intergalactic, good versus evil, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Miniskirt Space Pirates is a Japanese light novel series written by Yūichi Sasamoto and published by Asahi Shimbun Shuppan since October 2008. An anime television series adaptation produced by Satelight, under the title Bodacious Space Pirates ...
Style: exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, space pirate, adventure, space travel, pirate, space wars, spacecraft, life turned upside down, escapades, youth, fish out of water, social relations ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Digimon Adventure tri. Part 1: Reunion (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's been six years since that summer adventure when Taichi Yagami and the rest of the DigiDestined crossed over to the Digital World. And nearly three years have passed since the final battle between Hikari Yagami's group and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, save the world, escapades, young heroes, parallel world, rivalry, friendship, youth, piloted giant robot, couples, friends, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: Madoka is the lone member of her school's Jersey Club. She is one day recruited by a mysterious girl named Lan to pilot the robot "Vox" and protect her city from space invaders. They are joined by a third girl, Muginami, who has a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: high school life, aerial combats, androids and robots, social relations, adventure, save the day, space and aliens, evil alien, alien attack, piloted giant robot, escapades, recruitment ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tom and Jerry Blast Off to Mars! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: While carrying on their usual hi-jinks, they inadvertantly stow-away on a spaceship bound for Mars. They meet up with the local Martian residents and cause them to invade the Earth, aided by the "Invincitron", a vacuum-wielding giant ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: outer space, mars, anthropomorphism, spacecraft, cartoon cat, disorder, space travel, animals, animal life, space and aliens, unlikely partners, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Prophecy (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a Japanese city haunted by nature spirits and demons, a secret war is raging between the renegade demon Eko and a spectral warrior known as the Karas. Eko has mechanized himself and his followers to defend against the unearthly fury of the Karas; ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: japan, tokyo, asia, europe, prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Robot Chicken: Star Wars (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fans of Adult Swim's "Robot Chicken" and the Star Wars movie franchise won't want to miss this collection of 30 sketches. This hilarious compilation features an array of skits -- such as "Darth Vader's Collect ...
Style: parody, witty, humorous, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: escapades, outer space, good versus evil, space travel, space and aliens, superhero, emperor, rescue, heroes, partners, mad scientist, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ben 10: Omniverse (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ben 10: Omniverse is an American animated television series currently airing on Cartoon Network, in the United States. The series is the fourth installment in the Ben 10 franchise. Man of Action created the franchise. The series was announced at ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: save the world, adventure, young heroes, heroes, space and aliens, youth, superhuman powers, teenage life, good versus evil, escapades, transformation, universe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One peaceful day on Earth, two remnants of Frieza's army named Sorbet and Tagoma arrive searching for the Dragon Balls with the aim of reviving Frieza. They succeed, and Frieza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiyans.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, rivalry, adventure, supernatural, heroes, master warrior, supernatural ability, good versus evil, escapades, master villain, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Max Steel (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Max Steel is a science fiction–comedy, CGI–animated series. It is a re-imagining of its predecessor of the same name, as well as being based on the Mattel action-figure also of the same name. Max Steel premiered on March 25, 2013 on Disney XD.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: young heroes, superhuman powers, superhero, teenage life, supernatural ability, good versus evil, youth, friendship, rivalry, supernatural, space and aliens, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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
Plot: teenager, superhero, dancing, teenage crush, billiards, satire, fast food restaurant, spring break, porno theater, clothing store
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film opens with Shaymin as Dialga appears. Then, in the Reverse or Distortion World Giratina senses Dialga's presence, and flies up to the Real World to capture him. Dialga drinks, just as Giratina's portal opens up. Giratina then ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: pokemon, friendship, parallel world, heroes, obsessive quest, rivalry, young heroes, disorder, adventure, ambition, youth, master villain ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Superman: Brainiac Attacks (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Embittered by Superman's heroic successes and soaring popularity, Lex Luthor forms a dangerous alliance with the powerful computer/villain Brainiac. Using advanced weaponry and a special strain of Kryptonite harvested from the far reaches of ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, secret identity, save the day, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, super weapon, save the world ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rejoin Goku and his friends in a series of cosmic battles! Toei has redubbed, recut, and cleaned up the animation of the original 1989 animated series. The show's story arc has been refined to better follow the comic book series on which it is ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, villain, master warrior, superhero, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, space and aliens, superhuman powers, evil alien, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13! (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Dr. Gero's Androids #13, #14, and #15 are awakened by the laboratory computers and immediately head to the mall where Goku is shopping. After Goku, Trunks, and Vegita defeat #14 and #15, #13 absorbs their inner computers and becomes a super ...
Style: exciting, serious, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, silly humor, farce, space wars, social decay, isolation, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, alien encounter, battles, chaos, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ronal the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Denmark, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ronal is a young barbarian with low self-esteem, the polar opposite of all the muscular barbarians in his village. He's a real wuss. However, as fate would have it, responsibility for the tribe's survival falls on Ronal's scrawny ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, parody, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, loser, friends, heroes, friendship, escapades, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, ancient history, barbarian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
My Life as a Teenage Robot (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: My Life as a Teenage Robot is an American animated science fantasy television series, created by Rob Renzetti for Nickelodeon. It was Nickelodeon's first animated science fiction fairy tale. The series follows the adventures of XJ-9, better ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, androids and robots, robot, teenage life, save the day, disorder, fish out of water, save the world, escapades, heroes, superhuman powers, sentient robot ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space wars, escapades, adventure, save the world, heroic mission, spacecraft, hotshot hero, good versus evil, superhero, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dragon Ball GT: A Hero's Legacy (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Son Goku Jr. is the grand-grandson of the legendary warrior Son Goku, unlike his predecessor he's not a brave fighter. He's constantly picked on by school bullies, his grandmother Pan sees this and she's worried, but even tough Goku ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: battles, healing power, silly humor, farce, imaginary kingdom, martial arts, legends and myths, heroic mission, young heroes, master warrior, obsessive quest, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The Z Warriors discover an unopenable music box and are told to open it with the dragon balls. The contents turn out to be a warrior named Tapion who had sealed himself inside along with a monster called Hildegarn. Goku must now perfect a new ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, save the world, supernatural, adventure, chaos, master warrior, escapades, rivalry, evil alien, superhuman powers, beast, dragon ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sailor Moon R the Movie: The Promise of the Rose (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 61 min.
Story: While enjoying the flower gardens, Sailor Moon (Usagi) and friends encounter an old childhood friend of Mamoru's: an alien! He's come back to give Mamoru a special flower, but doesn't like Usagi and the rest of the planet's ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, friendship, transformation, supernatural power, teen romance, teenage love, supernatural, adventure, youth, escapades, family, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%