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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, futuristic, exciting and serious films with plots about space and aliens, escapades, heroes, spacecraft, outer space, danger and adventure mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Harlock: Space Pirate: Appleseed Alpha (2014), Arcadia of My Youth (1982), Treasure Planet (2002), Banner of the Stars (2000), 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: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, mecha, cyberpunk, androids and robots, battle zone, master warrior, war, save the world, survival, heroic mission, tough heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, japan, tokyo
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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: epic, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: apocalypse, steampunk, save the world, ecology, toxic, princess, adventure, war, good versus evil, androids and robots, coming of age, airplane ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: 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: futuristic, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, witch, spacecraft, master warrior, space wars, battle zone, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Place: japan
⇓ 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, humorous, semi serious, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: space travel, treasure hunt, pirate, outer space, adventure, spacecraft, steampunk, betrayal, adventurer, alien, androids and robots, treasure ...
Time: future, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, leadership, distant planet, uninhibited rivalry, rebelliousness, spacecraft, space wars, heroes, military, rivalry, space and aliens, rise to the top ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, betrayal, distant planet, heroic mission, space wars, battles, good versus evil, adventure, dishonesty, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, outer space, spacecraft, galaxy, spirit, adventure, human spirit, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
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49%
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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, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, military, space and aliens, airplane, alien technology, island, battle zone, spacecraft, battles, priestess, romance, air force ...
Time: year 2008
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Galaxy Express 999 (1979)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
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, serious, bleak, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, train, outer space, a.i., adventure, androids and robots, revenge, space station, young heroes, obsessive quest, vengeance, coming of age ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 862K
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, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: loneliness, adventure, outer space, a.i., spacecraft, future dystopia, imaginary, earth, ecological disaster, space travel, robot, determination ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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%
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, futuristic, exciting, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, outer space, imaginary, good versus evil, adventure, anti heroes, spacecraft, hotshot hero, save the world, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Star Wars Rebels (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, 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: serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Audience: kids, family outing
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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
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Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Battle for Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
They Were Eleven (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, adventure, space wars, battles, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, tense, futuristic
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, androids and robots, young heroes, adventure, good versus evil, distant planet, man versus machine, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, androids and robots, battle zone, superhero, outer space, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
36%
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: futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, battle zone, androids and robots, superhero, heroic mission, spacecraft, space wars, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Super Space Fortress Macross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is A.D. 2009 and the human race is caught in a war between giant humanoids, male Zentrans and female Meltrans. Returning from the edge of our solar system after making a space fold, the SDF-1 Macross makes the long journey back to Earth with ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, refugee, space war, spacecraft, hotshot hero, space wars, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: outer space, evil alien, 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 ⇓
35%
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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 ⇓
35%
Star Wars: Clone Wars (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 5 min.
Story: This series takes place during the three-year time period between the prequel films Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. The show depicted the actions of various characters in the Star Wars prequel trilogy, including Anakin Skywalker, ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, good versus evil, outer space, teaching the ways of the world, space opera, army, villain, spacecraft, space travel, disguise, warrior, creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: stylized, serious, 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 ⇓
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: futuristic, serious, exciting, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: space battle, space and aliens, outer space, master warrior, spacecraft, space wars, military, alien, mecha, space travel, androids and robots, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%