Movies like Time Slip

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Time Slip (1979)
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Time Slip (1979)
Original name: 戦国自衛隊
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A squadron of Japanese Self-Defense Force soldiers find themselves transported through time to their country's warring states era, when rival samurai clans were battling to become the supreme Shogun.
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, suspenseful
Plot: time travel, samurai, military, battles, heroes, soldier, war, adventure, misfit, graphic violence, hopes, changing the past or future, danger, getting home, master warrior, heroic mission, imaginary, chaos, self defense, escapades, rivalry, samurai warrior, swat team, rape, kung fu ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia

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Most similar movies to Time Slip

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, adventure, battles, heroic mission and rivalry mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Time Slip: Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005), The Final Countdown (1980), Message from Space (1978), Heaven's Soldiers (2005), Shogun's Ninja (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An accident during tests of an anti-plasma artificial magnetic shield at Japan's Ground Self Defense Force East Fuji practice range sends the 3rd Special Experimental Company, under Colonel Matoba on a time-slip 460 years into the past, into ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, time travel, samurai, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, disorder, changing the past or future, danger, escapades, rescue, heroes ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Final Countdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, military, world war two, adventure, race against time, heroic mission, war, airplane, military life, battles, seaport ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: pearl harbor, pacific ocean, hawaii, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Message from Space (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this Star Wars take-off, the peaceful planet of Jillucia has been nearly wiped out by the Gavanas, whose leader takes orders from his mother (played a comic actor in drag) rather than the Emperor. King Kaiba sends out eight Liabe holy seeds, each ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, imaginary, society, military, soldier, space and aliens, danger, rivalry, escapades, rescue, adventure ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Heaven's Soldiers (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Modern day soldiers travel back in time and meet Admiral Lee, the greatest soldier of all time, and motivate him to drive out invaders.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, destiny, save the kingdom, soldier, master warrior, escapades, rivalry, danger, changing the past or future, time travel, fish out of water ...
Time: 16th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, china, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.3
 645
Shogun's Ninja (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan's hidden gold only to find that two daggers are the key to the hiding place of the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, shogun, ninja, ninja master, treasure hunt, political unrest, heroic mission, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, graphic violence, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 11K
Returner (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists the reluctant aid of skilled Tokyo gunman, named Miyamoto (Takeshi ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tech noir, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, ufo, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, changing the past or future, escapades, imaginary, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Legend of Eight Samurai (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The evil Hikita clan rises from the dead to fulfill a curse on the Satomi clan by restoring the face of their warlord by using the skin of Princess Shizu. In the process of trying to capture her, the clan murders her entire family, but Princess ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, master warrior, heroes, martial arts, princess, blood, bow and arrow, hopes, zombie, adventure, supernatural, imaginary ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 608
Ghost Warrior (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When skiers in Japan come across the frozen body of centuries-old samurai warrior Yoshimita, scientists secretly whisk the corpse to a high-tech laboratory in California, where they bring him back to life. But when Yoshimita escapes onto the mean ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, offbeat, bleak ...
Plot: martial arts, culture clash, samurai, gang, misfit, disorder, battles, against the odds, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, time travel, graphic violence ...
Time: 1900s, 16th century, 1500s
Place: japan, usa, los angeles, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 60K
Timeline (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A group of archaeological students become trapped in the past when they go there to retrieve their professor. The group must survive in 14th century France long enough to be rescued.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: time travel, knight, time machine, archaeology, changing the past or future, danger, fish out of water, medieval, adventure, teleportation, father son relationship, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, 21st century, 20th century, 14th century ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space wars, space opera, master villain, rivalry, heroic mission, technology gone awry, future dystopia, time travel, battles, chaos, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, changing the past or future, alien, evil alien, alien invasion, soldier, invasion, warrior, space and aliens, battles, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, europe, england, london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The 25th Reich (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1943, five US soldiers are recruited by the OSS for a time travel mission to save the world from the tyranny of Hitler's 25th Reich.
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, psychotronic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, adventure, time machine, chaos, world war two, killer robot, military, soldier, military base, nazi, ufo, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1940s, 40s, year 1944 ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Samurai Resurrection (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shiro Amasuka, dead leader of the Shimbara Revolt is resurrected from hell with the desire of overthrowing the shogunate for killing his companions. To do this , he resurrects an army od living dead swordsmen. Between him and his goal, only Yagyu ...
Style: suspenseful, epic, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, battles, shogun, deadly, danger, vengeance, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, zombie, rivalry, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, ...
Style: mind bending, serious, futuristic, offbeat, stylized
Plot: time travel, world war two, ak 47, experiment, escapades, danger, race against time, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, getting home, space and aliens, future dystopia ...
Time: 1940s, future, 80s, year 1993, year 1943 ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In February 1942 Us forces engaged an unidentified flying object above Los Angeles. Now almost 70 years later, the alien invaders have returned.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, spacecraft, battles, soldier, danger, military, chaos, survival, save the world, alien invasion, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 474
The Ninja Wars (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fortuneteller prophesizes that whoever marries the beautiful Ukio will become the ruler of the world. Naturally, this makes her very popular with those vying for power, particularly the insatiably greedy Lord Donjo. Only the ninja Jotaro can stop ...
Style: stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, crimes, daring rescue, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, adventure, twins, escapades, danger, rivalry, rescue ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In wake of the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895), a group of Japanese warlords calculate that the best way to prepare an invasion of the rest of China from their southern Manchuria staging ground.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, zombie, rivalry, military, samurai, save the day, escapades, master criminal, battles, injustice, tough heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 51K
Spectral (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: danger, supernatural, survival, escapades, military, science, battles, save the world, heroes, heroic mission, technology, chaos ...
Time: near future, future
Place: usa, new york, eastern europe, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.3
 868
Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, soldier, danger, wormhole, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, one man army, survival ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Universal Soldiers (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Marine unit sent into an island base to save a professor, meets what they are trying to save the professor from and then its a rush to stay alive from the enemy.
Style: bleak, futuristic, rough, serious, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, soldier, military life, military, escapades, adventure, rivalry, chaos, cons and scams, danger, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Zatoichi and the Chess Expert (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Zatoichi makes friends with a dangerous chess player, while fending off angry yakuza and bloodthirsty relatives out for revenge, and trying to save a sick child. Meanwhile, his luck with dice is turning.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: samurai, chess, sword, escapades, hopes, master warrior, deadly, rivalry, danger, one man army, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, futuristic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, outer space, good versus evil, space travel, space wars, battles, hitman, heroic mission, space and aliens, save the world, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being punished for retreat from combat, Ranger David Martel is given command of the Liandra, a haunted 20-year old Minbari fighting ship. He's escorting ambassadors to a secret archaeological site, the oldest city on record and a clue to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, offbeat, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space battle, adventure, chaos, figment, battles, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, rivalry, save the world, danger ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Shogun Assassin (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the death of his wife and roams the countryside with his toddler son in search of ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, samurai, martial arts, heroes, lone wolves, female ninja, master warrior, revenge, gory, cult, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content ...
Time: 1500s, 15th century, 19th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Starship Rising (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A corrupt planetary federation… The ultimate weapon of destruction.... One starship captain stands between them….and intergalactic armageddon. STARSHIP: RISING - RISE UP OR DIE In the distant future, an immortal bionic leader, the product of ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: spacecraft, military, environmentalism, space travel, space and aliens, danger, time travel, space wars, heroes, rebelliousness, a.i., political unrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Gojoe: Spirit War Chronicle (2000)
Genre: Action, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Benkei, a master fighter and killer, vows never to take another life after his conversion to Buddhism. His faith in pacifism, however, is shaken and ultimately broken by the attacks from a trio of fighters known only as "the demons". ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: samurai, martial arts, battles, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, heroic mission, deadly, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, escapades, military ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dragon Attack (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, War
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Similar to "The Dirty Dozen" or one of that nature. Japan is trying to take over the world and the generals of the allied forces trying to stop the Japanese have been taken prisoner. A force of loners and fighters is put together to try ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, battles, heroes, master warrior, soldier, rescue, martial arts, partners, betrayal, rivalry, adventure, heist ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Time Machine (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A scientist builds a machine that will enable him to travel back and forth in time, but when he puts it in motion, he gets more than he bargained for.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, offbeat, serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, cannibalism, save the world, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, disorder, chaos, mutant, obsessive quest, adventure, supernatural ...
Time: future, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
 809
13 Assassins (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A group of assassins come together for a suicide mission to kill an evil lord.
Style: rough, suspenseful, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, state affairs, assassination, adventure, heroes, escapades, deadly, rivalry, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Executioner (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three street toughs are hired to take down a Tokyo drug dealer in this hard-hitting Toei karate action film.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, heroes, hitman, vengeance, stoners, tough heroes, drug dealing, rivalry, leadership, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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