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Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
 6.5
 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, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: pirate, space travel, spacecraft, outer space, battles, space wars, escapades, rebelliousness, rebellion, rivalry, idealism, hopes, adventure, deadly, space opera, space and aliens, redemption, society, steampunk, undercover agent, gunfight, homesickness, exile, birds, assassination attempt ...
Time: future
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, stylized and serious films with plots about space and aliens, escapades, heroes, adventure, spacecraft, outer space and danger mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Harlock: Space Pirate: Appleseed Alpha (2014), Arcadia of My Youth (1982), Banner of the Stars (2000), Treasure Planet (2002), Space Battleship Yamato (1977). 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, futuristic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mecha, cyberpunk, war, danger, save the world, androids and robots, heroic mission, battle zone, survival, demolished city, imaginary, chaos and mayhem ...
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, futuristic, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, witch, spacecraft, master warrior, space wars, adventure, battle zone, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
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, adventure, ecology, toxic, steampunk, war, androids and robots, princess, coming of age, airplane, heroic mission ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ 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: futuristic, serious, clever, epic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space wars, leadership, uninhibited rivalry, distant planet, spacecraft, rebelliousness, heroes, military, rivalry, space and aliens, rise to the top ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, stylized, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, betrayal, distant planet, heroic mission, space wars, battles, adventure, good versus evil, dishonesty, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ 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, humorous, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, treasure hunt, pirate, spacecraft, adventure, steampunk, betrayal, alien, adventurer, escapades, androids and robots ...
Time: future, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, save the world, spacecraft, spirit, galaxy, adventure, human spirit, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, atmospheric, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: steampunk, anthology, laboratory, androids and robots, ship, ghost, haunted by the past, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, adventure ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, exciting, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, space travel, chaos, angel, pilot, a.i., adventure, parent child relationship, man versus machine, save the world, alien encounter, future dystopia ...
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ 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: futuristic, captivating, stylized, surreal, exciting ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, rescue, distant planet, daring rescue, heroic mission, chases and races, space and aliens, danger, escapades, imaginary, deadly creature ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.9
 823
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: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military, space wars, alien technology, airplane, island, battle zone, spacecraft, battles, air force, priestess, romance, mecha ...
Time: year 2008
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, adventure, animal life, family, outer space, mystery, animals, talking animals, disappearance, pretense, friends ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: russia, europe, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 891K
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, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: loneliness, adventure, outer space, a.i., spacecraft, future dystopia, ecological disaster, robot, imaginary, space travel, earth, love and romance ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Banner of the Stars II (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, betrayal, distant planet, spacecraft, gender bending, heroic mission, prison, space wars, adventure, battles, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Battle for Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, 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: futuristic, exciting, serious, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: benign alien, invasion, adventure, robot, idealism, culture clash, space travel, mutiny, chase, air battle, pacifist, surrealism ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: futuristic, bleak, serious, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, train, adventure, a.i., androids and robots, revenge, space station, young heroes, obsessive quest, vengeance, coming of age ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, exciting, futuristic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, outer space, imaginary, good versus evil, anti heroes, adventure, spacecraft, hotshot hero, save the world, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, impostor, exam, telepathy, alien, academy, mysterious character, adventure, survival, culture clash, space travel, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, outer space, spacecraft, save the world, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, against the rules ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: serious, stylized, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: battle zone, androids and robots, superhero, outer space, heroic mission, spacecraft, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, adventure, pirate, space travel, space wars, outer space, teenage life, life turned upside down, spacecraft, danger, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: serious, bleak, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, androids and robots, battle zone, superhero, heroic mission, spacecraft, space wars, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, battle zone, androids and robots, outer space, superhero, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, save the world, spacecraft, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: japan, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: futuristic, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, space battle, master warrior, outer space, spacecraft, space wars, alien, space travel, military, mecha, androids and robots, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.4
 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, stylized, exciting, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, race against time, save the world, survival, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, semi serious, captivating, tense, futuristic
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, androids and robots, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, distant planet, man versus machine, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: futuristic, serious, exciting, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, space and aliens, space wars, battles, danger, adventure, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, chaos, space colony, space war ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Star Wars Rebels (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Set between the events of Star Wars: Episodes III and IV, the story unfolds during a dark time when the evil Galactic Empire is tightening its grip of power on the galaxy. Imperial forces have occupied a remote planet and are ruining the lives of ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: space travel, outer space, good versus evil, space wars, battles, space opera, star wars, master villain, adventure, master warrior, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, exciting, serious, melancholic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, astronaut, adventure, future dystopia, assassination, fighting the system, heroic mission, alternate world, parallel world, danger, heroes, society ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%