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RahXephon (2002)
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RahXephon (2002)
Original name: ラーゼフォン
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In a world where time passes at a crawl and the blood of your neighbor runs blue, 17 year old high school student Ayato Kamina goes about his daily life within Tokyo Jupiter oblivious to the world around him, having been educated with the fact that the all civilization but Tokyo has been destroyed. But all that changes when the mysterious civilization "MU" invades his home, raining destruction down from the sky in the form of strange monsters called Dolems. The events that occur next will lead Ayato to the mysterious woman named Reika Mishima, to the truth of their existence, the discovery of what and who he is, and to the powerful angelic robot RahXephon.
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized
Plot: evil alien, space wars, teenage life, apocalypse, survival, androids and robots, giant, space and aliens, youth, heroes, space travel, parents and children, save the world, life is a bitch, a.i., high school life, danger, society, political corruption, heroic mission, benign alien, imaginary, chaos, high school, escapades ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo

Most similar movies to RahXephon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about escapades, imaginary, heroes, danger, rivalry, androids and robots and space and aliens mostly in Sci-Fi, Animation and Action genres. Some movies like RahXephon: Xenosaga: The Animation (2005), Geneshaft (2001), Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983), Eureka Seven (2005), Ark (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: exciting, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Plot: future dystopia, space wars, a.i., androids and robots, uncontrollable, destiny, space travel, chaos, rivalry, battles, save the world, spacecraft ...
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95%
 6.5
 58
Geneshaft (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, survival, apocalypse, chaos, space travel, moon, save the world, heroes, evil alien, man versus machine, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Genesis Climber MOSPEADA is an anime science fiction series created by Shinji Aramaki and Hideki Kakinuma. The 25-episode television series ran from late 1983 to early 1984 in Japan. MOSPEADA stands for Military Operation Soldier Protection ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: giant robot, alien invasion, escapades, heroic mission, technology gone awry, androids and robots, imaginary, future dystopia, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, deadly creature ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.0
 3K
Eureka Seven (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: serious, stylized
Audience: teens
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Time: future
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 6.2
 556
Ark (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien encounter, man versus machine, rivalry, distant planet, heroic mission, a.i., heroes, danger, society, chaos, space travel, destiny ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
New Getter Robo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, imaginary, androids and robots, future dystopia, technology gone awry, escapades, adventure, master villain, a.i. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, space station, chaos, society, escapades, adventure, special agents, battle zone, androids and robots, future dystopia, imaginary, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.3
 424
Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
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Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.1
 281
Kiddy Grade (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998)
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Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (2012)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: psychological, bleak, surreal, futuristic, stylized ...
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.8
 1K
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Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 3K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 2K
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Country: Japan
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 1K
Venus Wars (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
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Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, adaptation directed by original author
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Virus Buster Serge (1997)
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Country: Japan
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, surprise ending ...
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Time: near future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: bleak, stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
 3K
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Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: suspenseful, bleak, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mecha, youth, supernatural, chaos, society, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, future dystopia, teenage love, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Detonator Orgun (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, kids, family outing, teens
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Time: future
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: bleak, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Aquarion Evol (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: captivating, touching, twists and turns, serious, emotional
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The Galaxy Railways is a 26 episode science fiction anime series about flying trains set in the far reaches of space. It is licensed by Funimation Production Ltd. and produced by Leiji Matsumoto. It debuted on American TV in a syndicated FUNimation ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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