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Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
 6.4
 11K
Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
Original name: キャプテンハーロック
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, enigmatic, surreal, stylized, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, pirate, spacecraft, space wars, escapades, battles, rebelliousness, rebellion, hopes, adventure, idealism, dishonesty, deadly, space and aliens, rivalry, undercover agent, space opera, birds, assassination attempt, society, laser, redemption, political corruption, gunfight ...
Time: future
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, exciting, futuristic and serious films with plots about space and aliens, outer space, escapades, heroes, spacecraft, imaginary and adventure mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Harlock: Space Pirate: Appleseed Alpha (2014), Arcadia of My Youth (1982), Treasure Planet (2002), Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012), Banner of the Stars (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Appleseed Alpha (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the comic book by the creator of Ghost in the Shell, a young female soldier Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos survive through the post World War 3 apocalyptic New York in search of human's future hope, the legendary city of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, mecha, war, danger, save the world, cyberpunk, heroic mission, post apocalyptic, heroes, cyborgs, demolished city, battle zone ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Arcadia of My Youth (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After a drawn-out, viciously-fought war, the earth has been conquered by the alien Illumidus Empire. Harlock, a captain in earth's fleet, crashes his ship to prevent the Illumidus from using it, and flat-out refuses to join them. With the help ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: pirate, spacecraft, witch, escapades, adventure, imaginary, master warrior, heroic mission, heroes, space and aliens, danger, alien encounter ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a global war, the seaside kingdom known as the Valley Of The Wind remains one of the last strongholds on Earth untouched by a poisonous jungle and the powerful insects that guard it. Led by the courageous Princess Nausicaä, the people of the ...
Style: serious, epic, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: save the world, apocalypse, steampunk, toxic, ecology, adventure, princess, coming of age, war, giant, imaginary, dealing with death ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure Planet (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When space galleon cabin boy Jim Hawkins discovers a map to an intergalactic "loot of a thousand worlds," a cyborg cook named John Silver teaches him to battle supernovas and space storms. But, soon, Jim realizes Silver is a pirate intent ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, futuristic, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, space travel, treasure hunt, alien, outer space, adventure, spacecraft, steampunk, betrayal, androids and robots, escapades, map ...
Time: future, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: suspenseful, serious, rough, futuristic, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, soldier, military, outer space, space travel, creature, mad scientist, space and aliens, survival, heroes, daring rescue, distant planet ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: My Conquest Is the Sea of Stars (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: For the past 150 years, humanity’s two greatest nations have been deadlocked in a meaningless war. In what is hoped to be a miraculous victory, the Alliance embarks on a battle to break through the Empire’s frontline. Like many other ...
Style: clever, serious, epic, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space wars, spacecraft, politics, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, heroes, space and aliens, rise to the top, political intrigue, leadership ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Banner of the Stars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Now that three years has passed since their first adventure, Lafiel is now captain on a new ship and Jinto has just finished his training. They go out to complete a mission of defending the Laptic Gate.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, adventure, betrayal, good versus evil, benign alien, space and aliens, evil empire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 29K
Heavy Metal (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A glowing orb terrorizes a young girl with a collection of stories of dark fantasy, eroticism and horror.
Style: sexual, erotic, atmospheric, stylized, humorous ...
Plot: heavy metal, good versus evil, rock, space station, betrayal, ufo, taxi driver, drug use, taxi, flying car, adventure, androids and robots ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: usa, new york, pentagon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Space Battleship Yamato (1977)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
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: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, save the world, spirit, galaxy, evil alien, battles, heroes, heroic mission, space wars, human spirit, society ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.6
 14K
Memories (1995)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this anime trilogy, a salvage ship crew happens upon a haunted vessel in Magnetic Rose; a cold tablet turns a lab worker into a biological weapon in Stink Bomb; and an urban populace carries on an endless war with an unseen foe in Cannon Fodder. ...
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: steampunk, anthology, ship, satellite, supernatural, chaos, politics, androids and robots, escapades, save the world, ghost, laboratory ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A sci-fi anime House-musical movie collaboration between Daft Punk--and their music--and designer Leiji Matsumoto. During the recording of their DISCOVERY album and using the themes of sci-fi celebrity, decadence and space travel, Daft Punk--with ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, colourful, lyrical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music band, music, space travel, lifestyle, dishonesty, ambition, musician, artists and showbiz, imaginary, adventure, rising to stardom, rivalry ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 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, futuristic, captivating, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, rescue, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, daring rescue, dealing with death, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, imaginary, deadly creature ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Mystery of the Third Planet (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 48 min.
Story: At the end of the 22nd century Alisa Seleznyova, her father Professor Seleznyov and pilot Zelyony go on a space expedition to find rare animals for Moscow Zoo. On the way they seem to encounter a mysterious conspiracy led by Doctor Verhovtsev ...
Style: tense, entertaining, suspense, talky, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, outer space, adventure, animal life, family, invisibility, mystery, animals, invisible, disappearance, talking animals ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: russia, europe, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After the Second Impact, Tokyo-3 is being attacked by giant creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind. The child Shinji's objective is to fight the Angels by piloting one of the mysterious Evangelion mecha units. A remake of the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, chaos, angel, pilot, space travel, adventure, future dystopia, escapades, heroic mission, imaginary, supernatural, destiny ...
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Gulliver's Travels Beyond the Moon (1965)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story concerns a homeless boy named Ricky, or Ted in the Japanese version. After seeing a movie about Gulliver he meets Professor Gulliver himself in a forest. Gulliver is now an elderly, space-traveling scientist. With Dr. Gulliver's ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, semi serious, futuristic
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, adventure, escapades, heroes, man versus machine, evil empire, killer robot, youth, danger, imaginary, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Banner of the Stars II (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, good versus evil, confined, benign alien, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, escapades, spacecraft ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Overture to a New War (1993)
Genre: Animation, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on a series of sci-fi novels, this series tells the story of a massive conflict between the Prussia-like Galactic Empire and the Free Planets Alliance. It describes all levels of the war, from the tactical to the strategic, but focuses most on ...
Style: serious, clever, futuristic, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military, rivalry, space station, space wars, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, space and aliens, heroes, ambition, politics, leadership, dishonesty ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Galaxy Express 999 (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the future, one can achieve immortality by obtaining a mechanized body. Orphaned, young Tetsuro hitches a ride on the space train Galaxy Express 999 in the hope of obtaining a cyborg body to avenge his mother's death. Along the way, he meets ...
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, train, introspection, intergalactic, youth, space station, rivalry, train ride, vengeance, orphan, passenger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: After managing to survive attacks by Zeon's Char Aznable and Garma Zabi, the crew of Federation warship White Base and its mobile suits must battle Zeon forces through Asia, Europe, and the Atlantic Ocean if they are to reach Earth ...
Style: exciting, stylized, bleak, serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, danger, rivalry, chaos, society, space wars, escapades, space station, evil alien, battles, battle zone ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
They Were Eleven (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of students from the Cosmo Academy are about to take their final exam: surviving for over fifty days in a derelict ship. But when they arrive, they discover that instead of ten students, there are eleven. One of them doesn't belong ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, academy, impostor, alien, telepathy, exam, intrigue, space travel, danger, mission gone awry, culture clash, betrayal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, bleak, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: battles, danger, rivalry, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, imaginary, adventure, space wars, chaos, fictional war, robot ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: imaginary, heroes, heroic mission, against the rules, fight back, battles, evil alien, evil empire, space and aliens, escapades, save the world, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.4
 921K
WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, touching, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, outer space, adventure, future dystopia, ecological disaster, spacecraft, robot, a.i., imaginary, earth, determination, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Space Battleship Yamato (1974)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, outer space, spacecraft, radiation, survival, heroes, imaginary, space wars, escapades, alien encounter, evil alien, evil empire ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.3
 1K
Star Blazers (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
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, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, evil alien, alien encounter, evil empire, space travel, race against time, danger, radiation, survival, fight back, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: The Last Blitz of Zeon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: U.C. 0083 - Three years after the end of the catastrophic One Year War, peace on Earth and the colonies is shattered by the presence of the Delaz Fleet, a rogue Zeon military group loyal to the ideals of the late dictator Gihren Zabi. Delaz ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, heroes, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, adventure, space wars, space and aliens, androids and robots, military, rivalry, escapades, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Mobile Suit Gundam F91 (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: U.C. 0123. After a generation of peace, the Earth Federation has begun to build new space colonies to house humanity's growing population. But a new force, the aristocratic Crossbone Vanguard, plans to seize the colonies of the newly ...
Style: bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, androids and robots, escapades, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, space station, danger, evil alien, future dystopia, space wars, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
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: exciting, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, androids and robots, space battle, danger, battles, rivalry, spacecraft, outer space, escapades, heroes, space wars, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Wings of Honneamise (1987)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On a future Earth, war between the Kingdom of Honneamise and its rival, The Republic, is inevitable. As evolving technology creates new ways to wage war, a small group seeks to propel mankind into space in their world’s first spaceflight program. ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, melancholic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, astronaut, assassination, fighting the system, heroic mission, heroes, space and aliens, danger, political corruption, adventure, escapades, future dystopia ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Miniskirt Space Pirates is a Japanese light novel series written by Yūichi Sasamoto and published by Asahi Shimbun Shuppan since October 2008. An anime television series adaptation produced by Satelight, under the title Bodacious Space Pirates ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, outer space, spacecraft, fish out of water, social relations, life turned upside down, intergalactic, high school life, adventurer, teenage life, disorder, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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