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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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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and stylized films with plots about escapades, imaginary, rivalry, danger, heroes, adventure and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Project A-Ko: Ratchet & Clank (2016), Burst Angel (2004), Digimon: The Movie (2000), Bodacious Space Pirates (2012), Dead Leaves (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 111 min.
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Ratchet & Clank (2016)
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Country: Hong Kong, Canada, USA
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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: stylized, futuristic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, superhero, heroic mission, danger, imaginary, escapades, fighting crime, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, track down, anti hero ...
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 55 min.
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13 (1992)
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Country: Japan
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