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Project A-Ko (1986)
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Project A-Ko (1986)
Original name: プロジェクトA子
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, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, spacecraft, transvestism, schoolgirl, teenage life, school, adventure, time travel, androids and robots, best friends, college, youth, friendship, heroes, obsession, space travel, friends, love triangle, betrayal, save the world, good versus evil, asteroids and comets, danger, heroic mission, benign alien ...
Place: japan, asia

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Time: future
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Digimon: The Movie (2000)
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Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
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Burst Angel (2004)
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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: stylized, futuristic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
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Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 24 min.
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Dead Leaves (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 55 min.
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Style: humorous, futuristic, surreal, atmospheric, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
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