Movies and TV shows like Robotech

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Robotech (1985)
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Robotech (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 1999, an alien battle fortress crash lands on an island in the South Pacific. Over the next ten years, mankind repairs and refits this fortress, using the advanced "robotechnology" found aboard her to create fighter planes that can transform into giant robots. As soon as the repaired fortress is ready for launch, the aliens to whom she belongs finally discover its location. Thus begins a series of wars that will devastate the planet Earth. This television series was created by Carl Macek from three Japanese television series, Super Dimensional Fortress Macross, Super Dimensional Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber Mospeada.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, mecha
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: spacecraft, imaginary, giant, danger, adventure, androids and robots, soldier, battles, chaos, escapades, rivalry, heroes, space and aliens, robot, alien invasion, space wars, giant robots, transforming robot, human in outer space, human versus alien, piloted giant robot, space war, giant robot, suit and tie, older actors younger roles ...

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Most similar movies to Robotech

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, suspenseful and serious films and TV series with plots about escapades, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry and battles mostly in Sci-Fi, Animation and Action genres. Some movies like Robotech: Star Blazers (1979), Transformers: Energon (2004), Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981), Xenosaga: The Animation (2005), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Super Dimension Fortress Macross (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Super Dimension Fortress Macross is an anime television series from 1982. According to story creator Shoji Kawamori, it depicts "a love triangle against the backdrop of great battles" during the first Human-alien war. It's the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: space wars, soldier, spacecraft, loss of friend, robot, outer space, battles, cloning, alien encounter, military, space and aliens, save the world ...
Time: year 2009, 20th century, 21st century, year 1999, 1990s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Star Blazers (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Star Blazers is an American animated television series adaptation of the Japanese anime series, Space Battleship Yamato I, II, and III. Star Blazers was first broadcast in the United States in 1979. Significantly, it was the first popular ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space wars, escapades, heroes, siege, battles, fight back, evil empire, radiation, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team is an original video animation anime series in the Gundam franchise. Released from January 25, 1996, to April 25, 1999, the 12-episode series details the exploits of an Earth Federation ground unit during the One ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, giant, androids and robots, society, space and aliens, rivalry, heroes, imaginary, danger, battle zone, future dystopia, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the year 2044 AD, the human race has amped-up its space exploration and reached out to the stars through the miracle of ROBOTECHNOLOGY, but not without bringing intergalactic war upon the Earth itself. Heroes will die and allegiances will shift. ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, suspense, mecha
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, rivalry, a.i., future dystopia, survival, battles, chaos, heroes, danger, escapades, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles is a CGI animated television series, based on the novel by Robert A. Heinlein and the 1997 film adaptation. The film's director, Paul Verhoeven, served as executive producer. It follows the exploits of ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: space wars, computer animation, evil alien, alien encounter, imaginary, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry, heroes, chaos, battles, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Transformers: Energon (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Energon, known in Japan as Transformer: Superlink, is the 2004–2005 Transformers toyline, animated series and comic book series, another co-production between Hasbro and Takara and a direct sequel to Transformers: Armada. It is also ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: androids and robots, heroes, a.i., imaginary, space wars, battles, chaos, escapades, danger, rivalry, transforming robot, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy of Zeon (the grouping of colonies furthest from the earth) has sparked a war.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, androids and robots, danger, man versus machine, rivalry, adventure, superhero, escapades, imaginary, master villain, fighting crime, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Super Dimensional Cavalry: Southern Cross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross is a Japanese science fiction mecha anime TV series released in 1984.
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: rivalry, space and aliens, androids and robots, imaginary, danger, government agency, escapades, adventure, evil alien, strong female presence, heroes, survival ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny is an anime television series, acting as a sequel of Mobile Suit Gundam SEED by Sunrise. It retains most of the staff from Gundam SEED, including Director Mitsuo Fukuda. Set two years after the original Mobile Suit ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, genetic engineering, chaos, space and aliens, space wars, battles, adventure, imaginary, a.i., political unrest, terrorism, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, mecha, bleak
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, space travel, save the world, rivalry, heroes, chaos, unstoppable, uncontrollable, battles, spacecraft, future dystopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam is a televised anime series, produced by Sunrise. Created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, it premiered in Japan on Nagoya Broadcasting Network on April 7, 1979, and lasted until January 26, 1980, spanning 43 episodes. It was the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, spacecraft, outer space, space station, chaos, adventure, superhero, space and aliens, heroic mission, space wars, future dystopia, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Transformers (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Transformers is the first animated television series in the Transformers franchise. The series depicts a war among giant robots that can transform into vehicles and other objects.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, androids and robots, space travel, good versus evil, alien encounter, leadership, danger, chaos, save the world, heroic mission, future dystopia, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, future, 21st century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Super Space Fortress Macross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is A.D. 2009 and the human race is caught in a war between giant humanoids, male Zentrans and female Meltrans. Returning from the edge of our solar system after making a space fold, the SDF-1 Macross makes the long journey back to Earth with ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, love triangle, refugee, space war, adventure, heroes, danger, rivalry, hotshot hero, save the world, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Transformers: Armada (2002)
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Armada, known in Japan as Chō Robot Seimeitai Transformers: Micron Densetsu, is a Transformers animated series, comic series and toy line which ran from 2002–2003. It was originally scheduled for 2001, however was delayed until ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, space wars, battles, adventure, heroic mission, master villain, escapades, danger, save the world, space and aliens, transforming robot ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, mecha
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, rivalry, danger, battles, future dystopia, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Martian Successor Nadesico (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Martian Successor Nadesico, known in Japan as Mobile Battleship Nadesico, is a science fiction comedy anime TV series, and a later manga series created by Kia Asamiya. The manga, published in English by CPM Manga, is significantly different from the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: mars, space wars, save the day, heroes, danger, silly humor, chaos, spacecraft, space travel, alien encounter, heroic mission, space and aliens ...
Time: 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mankind has moved into space. Thousands of people live on giant orbiting space colonies called "Sides." However, the Earth Government, which rules the colonies, is unjust and cruel. A group of revolutionaries builds five robotic weapons ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: conspiracy, soldier, androids and robots, space wars, society, adventure, imaginary, danger, rivalry, escapades, deadly weapon, rebel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Macross Plus (1994)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
TV show
Story: Macross Plus is a four-episode anime OVA and theatrical movie in the Macross series. It was the first sequel to the original Macross television series that took place in the official timeline. Plus was a groundbreaking combination of traditional cel ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: love triangle, androids and robots, man versus machine, space and aliens, save the world, a.i., musician's life, heroes, master villain, rivalry, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In this sequel to Full Metal Panic! Fumoffu?!, Mithril becomes aware of a secret organization that has technology able to counter the ECS (Electronic Cloaking System) mode. This organization, known as Amalgam, also has "Black ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, danger, adventure, heroes, chaos, teenage life, imaginary, rivalry, escapades, military life, secret movement, young people ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Transformers: Animated (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers Animated is an Japanese/American animated television series based on the Transformers toy line. The series debuted on Cartoon Network on December 26, 2007, and has been shown on NickToons in the UK since February 2008. It is produced by ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: androids and robots, battles, save the world, good versus evil, rescue, imaginary, superhero, danger, space and aliens, transforming robot, 2d animation, robot ...
Time: 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: An alien race called Gauna has destroyed Earth. leaving humanity struggling to survive aboard the spaceship Sidonia. Even though it’s been a century since the last encounter with the Gauna, military service is mandatory. For Nagate Tanikaze, whose ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, mecha, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space battle, androids and robots, spacecraft, space and aliens, space travel, escapades, danger, heroes, outer space, rivalry, space wars, military ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, giant robot, giant robots, technology gone awry, battles, righting the wronged, chaos, man versus machine, escapades, heroes, adventure, space wars ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
UFO Robot Goldorak (1975)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Golodorak The Movie
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, serious, mecha
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, escapades, space and aliens, adventure, save the world, heroes, rivalry, imaginary, danger, battles, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious comet traveling to Earth's solar system is not what it seems. Without Captain Avatar, Derek Wildstar leads the Argo (Yamato) against a new enemy.
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: battles, fight back, spacecraft, evil empire, heroic mission, outer space, space wars, space travel, against the rules, heroes, save the world, danger ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: It is the year 0083 of the Universal Century. The rebellious Principality of Zeon has been defeated in the One Year War by the Earth Federation. However, a faction of Zeon remnants led by Aguille Delaz fled from the final battle, hiding themselves ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, androids and robots, space wars, theft, invasion, chaos, capture, pilot, space station, deadly weapon, nuclear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! is an American/Japanese animated television series, and was created by Ciro Nieli, one of the directors of Teen Titans, with animation being done by a Japanese studio known as The Answer Studio. Set mainly on ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, adventure, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, danger, good versus evil, monkey, team, heroes, teenage life, tombs and skeletons ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Amuro Ray and the rest of the White Base crew, now denominated the 13th Autonomous Corps, return to outer space to support the rest of the Earth Federation forces for the decisive battle against the Duchy of Zeon's forces.
Style: stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, danger, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, chaos, battles, robot, spacecraft ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sym-Bionic Titan (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Sym-Bionic Titan is an American animated action science fiction television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky, Paul Rudish, and Bryan Andrews for Cartoon Network. The series focuses on a trio made up of the alien princess Ilana, the rebellious ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: robot, high school, alien, adventure, space and aliens, benign alien, imaginary, dishonesty, good versus evil, battles, heroes, androids and robots ...
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gundam 0080: A War in the Pocket (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the final days of the One Year War, a Zeon special forces group infiltrates a colony to gather information on a new Gundam unit. Alfred Izuruha, a 10-year-old student, befriends Zeon rookie pilot Bernie Wiseman during a brief mobile suit combat. ...
Style: mecha, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, terrorism, battles, child, friendship, survival, settlement, androids and robots, space and aliens, society, rivalry, superhero ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Voltron Force (2011)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Voltron Force is a spin-off of the 1980s animated series Voltron that was originally scheduled for a release in autumn of 2010. Eventually, the show premiered on June 16, 2011, exclusively on the Nicktoons television network to coincide with the ...
Style: exciting, mecha, entertaining, tense, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, save the world, heroic mission, escapades, battles, space wars, uninhibited rivalry, danger, rivalry, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%