Movies and TV shows like Yukikaze

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Yukikaze (2002)
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Yukikaze (2002)
Original name: Sentou Yousei Yukikaze
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Thirty-three years ago, an alien force known as the "JAM" invaded Earth through a dimensional portal over Antarctica. Earth's forces managed to drive the JAM away to a distant planet designated as "Fairy". While the majority of Earth's population is unaware of the JAM's presence, the war continues on Fairy, where Rei Fukai is an SAF (Special Air Force) pilot assigned to pilot "Yukikaze"—an advanced reconnaissance fighter plane equipped with a near-sentient A.I. that detects the presence of the JAM within its path.
Plot: aerial combat, airplane, artificial intelligence, military, alien invasion, depression, space wars, fighter jet, fictional war, space war

Most similar movies to Yukikaze

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and futuristic films and TV series with plots about heroes, escapades, space wars, danger, imaginary, battles and adventure mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Yukikaze: Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978), Rhea Gall Force (1989), Exosquad (1993), Voltes V (1977), Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
95%
Rhea Gall Force (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The last remaining human soldiers of a devastated Earth fight against the machines for one last chance for their species to escape and survive.
Plot: fictional war, surrealism, robot, space war, space wars, post apocalypse
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.4
 1K
Exosquad (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Exosquad is an American animated television series created by Universal Cartoon Studios as a response to Japanese anime. The show is set in the beginning of the 22nd century and covers the interplanetary war between humanity and Neosapiens, a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious
Plot: space wars, genetic engineering, outer space, rivalry, slavery, fight for supremacy, genetically altered, resistance, chaos, military, escapades, mars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 169
Voltes V (1977)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Chōdenji Machine Voltes V (超電磁マシーン ボルテスV Chōdenji Mashīn Borutesu Faibu?, Super Electromagnetic Machine Voltes Five) more popularly known as Voltes V, is a Japanese anime television series that was first aired on TV Asahi ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, rival, alien invasion, giant robot, giant robots, rivals
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
71%
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 ⇓
71%
 7.8
 893
Macross Zero  (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Taking place one year before the events of the original Macross series, Macross Zero chronicles the final days of the war between the U.N. Spacy and anti-U.N. factions. After being shot down by the anti-U.N.'s newest fighter plane, ace pilot ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, military, airplane, island, alien technology, spacecraft, war, danger, a.i., escapades, battles, heroes ...
Time: year 2008
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 214
Harlock Saga (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Legend tells of the Rheingold, an all-powerful metal used by the gods of Valhalla during the forging of the universe. Legend says that he who wields the Rheingold wields ultimate power over all things; yea, even over the gods themselves. The ...
Plot: honor, crew, planet, space war, space travel, violence, alien, pirate, outer space, based on opera, space pirate, space battle ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Princess and the Pilot (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The war between the Levamme Empire and the Amatsukami Imperium has been raging for years. In the midst of this struggle, the prince of the Levamme Empire declares his love for Juana del Moral and vows to end the war in one year, as part of his ...
Style: serious, sincere, exciting, captivating, romantic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fate/stay night (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Shirou Emiya lost his parents in a fire when he was young and was later adopted by the sorcerer Kiritsugu Emiya. Shirou is drawn into the Holy Grail War summons a female "Servant" known as Saber to protect him and obtain the Holy Grail.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.8
 1K
Gunbuster (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the very near future, a race of huge, insectoid aliens are discovered traveling the galaxy. These aliens, which are known as the Uchuu Kaijuu, or Space Monsters, seem dedicated to the eradication of the human species as the latter takes its first ...
Style: mecha, serious, futuristic, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, androids and robots, space and aliens, heroic mission, vengeance, destiny, alien encounter, chaos, nagging and grouching, battles, heroes ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Karen Kohiruimaki always felt out of place in the real world. Due to her extreme height, she found it hard to make friends with other girls her age. Everything changes when she's introduced to VR and Gun Gale Online. In GGO, Karen is free to ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Space Battleship Yamato (1974)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When vile aliens known as the Gamilons wreak nuclear havoc on Earth, a group of survivors refit the Japanese battleship Yamato for intergalactic travel and set off on a mission to retrieve a neutralizer that will eradicate the radiation from ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Legend of the Galactic Heroes (1988)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: For decades, the Galactic Empire has been locked in an interstellar war with the Free Planets Alliance, a conflict that involves thousands of spaceships and millions of soldiers on both sides. Two new commanders enter the conflict with great hopes: ...
Style: epic, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, contemplative ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Sky Crawlers (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 247
Gasaraki (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Gasaraki is a mecha anime television series produced by Sunrise. It was directed by Ryousuke Takahashi, who also co-created the series along with Sunrise and was assisted by Goro Taniguchi. The screenplay was written by Toru Nozaki. The series ...
Style: bleak, stylized, suspenseful, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
Detonator Orgun (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Fleeing from his own race, Orgun—an alien being with superhuman abilities and unearthly weapons—travels to Earth to find an answer to his origin. There, he bonds with a young man named Tomoru to defend Earth against the Evoluders, who seek ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens, family outing
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Time: future
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.7
 5K
G.I. Joe (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, military, swat team, terrorism, world domination, soldier, rivalry, save the day, danger, chases and races, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED is an anime series developed by Sunrise and directed by Mitsuo Fukuda. As with other series from the Gundam franchise, Gundam SEED takes place in a parallel timeline, in this case the Cosmic Era, the first to do so. In this ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious
Plot: tragic hero, redemption, space wars, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, heroes, master villain, escapades, danger, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 68
Sakura Wars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
TV show
Story: At the beginning of 1900's, Sakura Shinguji received the mission of defending imperial capital Tokyo and came from Sendai to Tokyo. But, the post which she was assigned was the floral unit of the popular opera group at that time. She tries to ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, kids
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Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s
Place: tokyo, new york, france, japan
⇓ 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 ⇓
50%
Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The series begins in U.C. 0001, at the very beginning of human space colonization, when a space station called Laplace is destroyed during a ceremony hosted by the Federation's Prime Minister ushering in the Universal Century Calendar. The main ...
Style: mecha
Plot: outer space, romance, war, mask, military, violence, masked man, piloted giant robot, human in outer space
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Space Pirate Captain Harlock (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Space Pirate Captain Harlock is a manga series written and illustrated by Leiji Matsumoto, serialized Akita Shoten's Play Comic from 1977 to 1979. The series was adapted into an animated television series in 1978 directed by Rintaro and ...
Plot: resistance, alien, fight, honor, explosion, alien invasion, space travel, 2d animation, pirate, crew, heroes, space war ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.9
 3K
Outlaw Star (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Outlaw Star follows the outlaw Gene Starwind and his eleven year-old business associate, Jim Hawking. Together they run a small jack-of-all-trades business on the backwater planet Sentinel III. After the two take a job as bodyguards for a mysterious ...
Style: captivating, exciting, futuristic, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bounty hunter, outer space, cyberpunk, androids, artificial intelligence, spacecraft, obsessive quest, criminal heroes, escapades, partners, security guard, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
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Style: futuristic, exciting, mecha, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.3
 1K
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 ⇓
45%