Movies like Battle for Terra

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Battle for Terra (2007)
 6.5
 12K
Battle for Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.
Style: exciting, captivating, futuristic, atmospheric, serious, allegory, unusual plot structure, melancholic, dramatic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: mysterious planet, benign alien, invasion, space battle, idealism, air battle, adventure, space travel, survival, save the planet, culture clash, mutiny, fish out of water, human nature, space and aliens, mistrust, peaceful mission, robot, military, battles, chase, surrealism, pacifist, council, alien encounter ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Battle for Terra

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, humorous and captivating films with plots about adventure, space and aliens, escapades, outer space, danger, heroes and alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Animation and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battle for Terra: Titan A.E. (2000), Planet 51 (2009), Avatar (2009), AniMen - Triton Force (2010), Freedom Fighters: The Ray (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 61K
Titan A.E. (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man finds out that he holds the key to restoring hope and ensuring survival for the human race, while an alien species called the Dredge are bent on mankind's destruction.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: space battle, spacecraft, alien, heroic mission, outer space, mission, scientist, alien encounter, adventure, galaxy, young heroes, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 55K
Planet 51 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, twists and turns, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: benign alien, alien, fish out of water, space and aliens, adventure, small town, mysterious planet, astronaut, alien planet, spacecraft, planet, family ...
Time: 50s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Led by a strange dream, scientist Aki Ross struggles to collect the eight spirits in the hope of creating a force powerful enough to protect the planet. With the aid of the Deep Eyes Squadron and her mentor, Dr. Sid, Aki must save the Earth from its ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space station, post apocalypse, alien, infected, scientist, space travel, military, save the world, human versus alien, adventure, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 1.2M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, breathtaking, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, culture clash, alien, adventure, creature, space travel, scientist, alien planet, space and aliens, mysterious planet, benign alien, warrior ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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AniMen - Triton Force (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Over time, the people residing on Swampland began to take on new forms, their modified DNA altering their physiology to better suit their new environment. Generations passed and their original forms were forgotten; these humans had evolved into a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, battles, outer space, supernatural, obsessive quest, military, space and aliens, culture clash, mutant, society, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Freedom Fighters: The Ray (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Earth-X is one of many realities in the multiverse, with one glaring difference from out Earth: The Nazis won World War II. Led by The Ray, a group of heroes known as the Freedom Fighters battle selflessly against tyranny,. But when The Ray is ...
Style: serious, allegory, exciting, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: resistance fighter, alternate universe, superhero, survival, culture clash, fictional war, save the planet, friends, nazi, coup d'etat, human nature, military ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mars Needs Moms (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Martians suddenly abduct his mom, mischievous Milo rushes to the rescue and discovers why all moms are so special.
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, parents and children, boy, space and aliens, martian, mars, disney, young heroes, alien abduction, evil alien, guilt, alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ratchet & Clank (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ratchet and Clank tells the story of two unlikely heroes as they struggle to stop a vile alien named Chairman Drek from destroying every planet in the Solana Galaxy. When the two stumble upon a dangerous weapon capable of destroying entire planets, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, 3d animation ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: save the world, evil alien, robot, spacecraft, adventure, good versus evil, self discovery, friendship, escapades, superhero, heroic mission, partners ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 4.5
 12K
Space Chimps (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three chimps are sent into space to explore the possibility of alien life when an unmanned space shuttle crash lands on an uncharted planet.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, exciting, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: chimpanzee, adventure, space travel, friendship, fish out of water, save the world, daring rescue, nasa, race against time, escapades, disorder, space and aliens ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Tom and Jerry Blast Off to Mars! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: While carrying on their usual hi-jinks, they inadvertantly stow-away on a spaceship bound for Mars. They meet up with the local Martian residents and cause them to invade the Earth, aided by the "Invincitron", a vacuum-wielding giant ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: outer space, mars, anthropomorphism, spacecraft, cartoon cat, disorder, space travel, animals, animal life, space and aliens, unlikely partners, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Transformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predacons Rising (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A resurrected Unicron has taken over the now-lifeless body of Megatron to seek vengeance on the Autobots and ultimately, the destruction of Cybertron.
Style: serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: transforming robot, androids and robots, good versus evil, planet, battles, adventure, space and aliens, save the world, heroes, a.i., rivalry, escapades ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Escape from Planet Earth (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, disney, rescue, mysterious planet, space and aliens, evil alien, escape, alien, family, adventure, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 5K
Time Masters (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Switzerland, West Germany, UK, Hungary
Duration: 78 min.
Story: On planet Perdide, an attack of giant hornets leaves Piel – a young boy – alone in a wrecked car with his dying father. A mayday message reaches their friend Jaffar, an adventurer travelling through space. On board Jaffar’s shuttle are the ...
Style: stylized, captivating, atmospheric, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, evil alien, rescue, child in peril, space travel, adventure, fish out of water, heroic mission, distant planet, disorder, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.0
 187K
The Iron Giant (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Style: touching, exciting, sentimental, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: prejudice, benign alien, giant robots, androids and robots, self sacrifice, friendship, small town, giant, space and aliens, cold war, adventure, childhood ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1957
Place: usa, maine, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: transforming robot, androids and robots, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, battles, space wars, technology, master villain, save the world, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, chaos, battles, society, survival, heroes, escapades, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Monsters vs Aliens (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Susan Murphy is unwittingly clobbered by a meteor full of outer space gunk on her wedding day, she mysteriously grows to 49-feet-11-inches. The military jumps into action and captures Susan, secreting her away to a covert government compound. ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, giant, mutant, evil alien, talking animals, monster, superhuman powers, adventure, alien, supernatural, save the world, superhero ...
Place: san francisco, usa, japan, california, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A distant Federation outpost Fort Casey comes under attack by bugs. The team on the fast attack ship Alesia is assigned to help the Starship John A. Warden stationed in Fort Casey evacuate along with the survivors and bring military intelligence ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, adult animation, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, creature, alien, space and aliens, distant planet, outer space, insect, heroes, military, giant insect, soldier, future war ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Buzz Lightyear must battle Emperor Zurg with the help of three hopefuls who insist on being his partners.
Style: feel good, humorous, saga, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, superhero, rescue, heroes, outer space, heroic mission, toys, space travel, alien encounter, intergalactic, good versus evil, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror, 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: mecha, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space battle, androids and robots, spacecraft, space and aliens, space travel, heroes, escapades, outer space, rivalry, military, evil alien, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Captain Simian & The Space Monkeys (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Animation, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Captain Simian & the Space Monkeys is an American animated television series. The show premiered on September 7, 1996 and ended after 26 episodes on June 21, 1997. It was produced by Hallmark Entertainment, Monkeyshine Productions.inc, and ...
Style: exciting, not serious, parody, humorous, futuristic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: world domination, spacecraft, disorder, animal life, good versus evil, adventure, master villain, escapades, rivalry, evil alien, benign alien, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a battle in a power plant, Ben notices something strange is happening with the omnitrix, but doesn't tell anyone. Tetrax arrives, and tells them the omnitrix is broadcasting a self destruct signal. Tetrax and Ben go to find the creator of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, futuristic, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, race against time, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, superhuman powers, master villain, heroes, young heroes, heroic mission, evil alien, space and aliens ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 778 min.
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: space wars, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, heroes, escapades, misfit, rivalry, survival, adventure, chaos, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Thru the Moebius Strip (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future, a young boy travels to an alien world to find his father and learn of his destiny.
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, space wars, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, benign alien, time travel, estrangement, wizards and magicians, space and aliens, daring rescue, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Digimon: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The first story focused on Tai and Kari Kamiya four years before their adventure in the Digital World. It shows their first encounter with Digimon and what happened to them (as well as the other children). Tai and Kari wake one morning to find a ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, road movie, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, monster, friendship, heroes, superhero, heroic mission, young heroes, rivalry, rescue, androids and robots, technology gone awry ...
Place: usa, new york, colorado, pentagon, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lego Star Wars: The Padawan Menace (2011)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia, Denmark
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A routine Jedi Academy field trip is turned into a rip-roaring comic adventure in LEGO Star Wars: The Padawan Menace. Tour guide Master Yoda leads a group of rambunctious Jedi Younglings through Senate chambers when he senses a disturbance in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, ironic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: star wars, lego, space travel, good versus evil, space and aliens, adventure, battles, spacecraft, jedi, young heroes, space battle, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Knights of Sidonia: The Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The year is 3394. The solar system has been long destroyed by a strange alien race called Gauna. Now humans are barely maintaining population in their seed ships - the ones they also used to escape a thousand years ago. After several years of ...
Style: mecha, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: military, alien, outer space, space exploration, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, fight, showdown, space battle, battles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Welcome to the Space Show (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Five children save the life of a dog-like alien while at a self-run summer camp. He attempts to reward them by taking them to an alien colony on the Moon. Events take a turn for the worse when his report on that attack that injured him causes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: moon, space travel, rescue, friendship, adventure, track down, space and aliens, alien, school, getting home, escapades, secret mission ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Space Pirate Captain Harlock and his fearless crew face off against the space invaders who seek to conquer the planet Earth.
Style: futuristic, epic, exciting, tense, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, pirate, adventure, battles, space wars, space battle, society, rebelliousness, space and aliens, rebellion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 8.2
 42K
Final Space (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An astronaut named Gary and his planet-destroying sidekick Mooncake embark on serialized journeys through space in order to unlock the mystery of “Final Space,” the last point in the universe, if it actually does exist.
Style: exciting, feel good, light, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, alien, spacecraft, outer space, team, heroes, friendship, astronaut, robot, love and romance, space exploration, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%