Movies and TV shows like Space Dandy

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Space Dandy (2014)
 8.1
 4K
Space Dandy (2014)
Original name: スペース☆ダンディ
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Space Dandy is a dandy in space! This dreamy adventurer with a to-die-for pompadour travels across the galaxy in search of aliens no one has ever laid eyes on. Each new species he discovers earns him a hefty reward, but this dandy has to be quick on his feet because it’s first come – first served! Accompanied by his sidekicks, a rundown robot named QT and Meow the cat-looking space alien, Dandy bravely explores unknown worlds inhabited by a variety aliens. Join the best dressed alien hunter in all of space and time as he embarks on an adventure that ends at the edge of the universe!
Style: not serious, humorous, futuristic, captivating, entertaining, parody, seinen
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, outer space, space travel, adventure, human in outer space, escapades, heroes, encounter, space opera, space and aliens, adventurer, alien encounter, reward, anthropomorphism, cat, robot, spacecraft, alien creature, imaginary, search, aliens
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Space Dandy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, futuristic and stylized films and TV series with plots about escapades, space and aliens, outer space, space travel, heroes, imaginary and adventure mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Space Dandy: Futurama (1999), Outlaw Star (1998), Rocket Monkeys (2012), Bodacious Space Pirates (2012), Final Space (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, Philip J. Fry, who, after being unwittingly cryogenically frozen for one thousand years, finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company in the ...
Style: futuristic, cynical, parody, surreal, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, scientist, goofy hero, social satire, adult humor, robot, alien, benign alien, space and aliens, escapades, androids and robots ...
Time: future, year 1999, 90s, 20th century, distant future
Place: new york
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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space wars, escapades, adventure, save the world, heroic mission, spacecraft, hotshot hero, good versus evil, superhero, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
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Outlaw Star (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Western
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: futuristic, stylized, exciting, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bounty hunter, outer space, cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, androids, spacecraft, space travel, artifact, mechanic, robbery, female partner, partners in crime ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 496
Rocket Monkeys (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: This Canadian cartoon focuses on two monkey brothers named Gus and Wally who are in outer space working as GASI agents (Galactic Animal Space Institute agents, so no pun intended!). They are accompanied by their robot friend YAY-OK and their boss ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: monkey, outer space, space travel, heroic mission, rivalry, save the day, heroes, adventure, save the world, partners, parallel world, misfit partners ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Spaceballs: The Animated Series (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
TV show
Story: Spaceballs: The Animated Series, also known as Spaceballs: The Series, is an animated television series that premiered in 2008 on G4 and Canada's Super Channel, and is loosely based on the parody science fiction film Spaceballs. Similarly to ...
Style: parody, not serious, feel good, talky, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, androids and robots, goofy hero, master villain, heroes, heroic mission, disorder, space travel, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, space pirate, adventure, space travel, pirate, space wars, spacecraft, life turned upside down, escapades, youth, fish out of water, social relations ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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 ⇓
50%
 7.1
 531
Heroic Age (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: When the Golden Race invited other races to join them in the stars, three sentient races answered their call. The Goldens called them the Bronze, Silver and Heroic Tribes. Just before the Gold Tribe left to travel to another Universe, a fourth race ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, tense, mecha, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, save the world, space travel, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, space wars, obsessive quest, redemption, escapades, legends and myths, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Tenchi Muyo! GXP (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Seina is unlucky, so unlucky that when he stumbles upon a recruiter looking for his senpai Tenchi he gets taken instead. Forced into the Galaxy police, his luck begins to change. A natural to randomly jumping near pirates, he is assigned his own ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, ecchi ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, heroic mission, fish out of water, goofy hero, nothing goes right, adventurer, farce, disorder, pirate, escapades, misfit, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: heroic mission, battle of the sexes, adventure, space wars, pirate, space travel, future dystopia, battles, escapades, rivalry, space battle, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Irresponsible Captain Tylor (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Irresponsible Captain Tylor is an anime series based on The Most Irresponsible Man in Space light novel series by Hitoshi Yoshioka. It was produced by some of Japan's larger studios, including Big West, Tatsunoko Production, King Records ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space wars, military, inadvertently, studying, mastermind, disorder, fish out of water, military life, alien encounter, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Galaxy Express 999 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, people are able to take on artificial bodies and achieve immortality. A poor orphan, Tetsuro Hoshino, strives to obtain a mechanical body for the triple incentive of eternal life, of revenge (his mother was gunned down by ...
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, space opera, heroes, escapades, rivalry, young heroes, space and aliens, androids and robots, adventure, train travel, train ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.9
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Clang Invasion (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil, Singapore, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three alien robots, Rivet, Widget and Socket, accidentally crashed their spaceship on a backyard tree in Earth. Human twins Robin and Daisy Harrison, and their pet dog Sam went to investigate the crash, where they encounter the robots. Not capable ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, captivating, 2d animation
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fish out of water, space travel, disorder, benign alien, escapades, family relations, androids and robots, alien encounter, youth, inventions and discoveries, spacecraft ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Stellvia of the Universe (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 2167 AD is shown to be devastated by a powerful electromagnetic shockwave. This is caused by a nearby star, Hydrus Beta, 20 light-years away, going supernova. The series itself is set 189 years later, in the year 2356 AD. Civilization has been ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, semi serious, sincere, entertaining
Plot: outer space, space exploration, space travel, space adventure, space mission, human in outer space, relationships, spacecraft, lifestyle, ambitious man, space station, humanity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
53%
Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Star Trek: The Animated Series is an animated science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe following the events of Star Trek: The Original Series of the 1960s. The animated series was aired under the name Star Trek, but it has ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, teleportation, space travel, giant, spacecraft, space opera, warp speed, distant planet, intergalactic, good versus evil, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Coyote Ragtime Show (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Coyote Ragtime Show is an anime series directed by Takuya Nonaka and produced by ufotable, which first aired in Japan on July 3, 2006. The storyline consists of the adventures of a group of space-faring fugitives in search of a treasure. ADV Films ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, gang, society, crimes, escapades, race against time, future dystopia, space travel, bishop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Marriage of God & Soul Godannar!! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Godannar is an anime series created and directed by Yasuchika Nagaoka. The first season aired in Japan from October 1 to December 24, 2003 on AT-X. A second season later aired from April 5 to June 29, 2004. Both seasons were licensed by ADV Films ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, futuristic, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, escapades, evil alien, love and romance, space and aliens, battles, fall in love, alien encounter, androids and robots, female warrior, husband wife relationship, sexual content ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Bravest Warriors (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 3085, Chris, Beth, Wallow and Danny, four teenage heroes-for-hire, warp through the universe to save adorable aliens and their worlds using the power of their emotions.
Style: surreal, humorous, captivating, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: outer space, alien, time travel, space and aliens, mars, surrealism, adventure, partners, space travel, youth, escapades, universe ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Galaxy Railways is a 26 episode science fiction anime series about flying trains set in the far reaches of space. It is licensed by Funimation Production Ltd. and produced by Leiji Matsumoto. It debuted on American TV in a syndicated FUNimation ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: space travel, supernatural, adventure, destiny, escapades, supernatural ability, battles, evil alien, haunted by the past, alien encounter, asteroids and comets, parents and children ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Divergence Eve (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the future, interstellar travel takes place via "inflation gates" that pass through a parallel universe. Unfortunately, denizens of another universe, called "ghouls", want to invade our universe using the same portals. At ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, mecha, ecchi ...
Plot: rivalry, heroes, space travel, mutant, escapades, evil alien, alien encounter, space wars, chaos, space and aliens, strong sexual content, outer space ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: against the rules, space and aliens, save the world, escapades, heroes, evil alien, spacecraft, battles, evil empire, outer space, space travel, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, captivating, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, spacecraft, space wars, outer space, survival, heroes, evil alien, space and aliens, escapades, siege, evil empire, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cobra The Animation: The Psycho-Gun (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Cobra, a famous charismatic space pirate with "psychogun" for a hand, decides to renounce his ways, and become an ordinary person with a new identity. His memories do come back and he becomes a space adventurer fighting villains.
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, suspense, futuristic ...
Plot: outer space, pirate, love interest, spacecraft, fighting crime, adventure, bounty hunter, good versus evil, romance, friendship, space travel, escapades ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Tripping the Rift (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tripping the Rift is a CGI science fiction comedy television series. It is based on two short animations published on the Internet by Chris Moeller and Chuck Austen. The series was produced by CineGroupe in association with the Sci Fi Channel. It ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, not serious, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space travel, adventure, disorder, alien encounter, space and aliens, politics, rivalry, escapades, satire, spacecraft, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
iDOLM@STER Xenoglossia (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: 107 years ago, the Moon was destroyed in a massive cataclysm that shattered Earth's former satellite into 81 quintillion tons of orbital debris. However, thanks to super-science, the Earth itself was saved and today no one really thinks much ...
Style: mecha, exciting, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the planet, youth, heroes, escapades, adventure, piloted giant robot, friendship, battles, rivalry, space and aliens, androids and robots, government agency ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Martian Successor Nadesico (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Martian Successor Nadesico, known in Japan as Mobile Battleship Nadesico, is a science fiction comedy anime TV series, and a later manga series created by Kia Asamiya. The manga, published in English by CPM Manga, is significantly different from the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: mars, space wars, save the day, evil alien, escapades, rivalry, a.i., androids and robots, adventure, heroes, space and aliens, chaos ...
Time: 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
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Gad Guard (2003)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It’s the future, and humanity is worn out. Hajiki’s struggling to make ends meet on the hard-luck streets of Night Town, where everyone is fighting for the same thing: the Gad. If you’ve got a Gad, you’ve got the power of a robotic Techode ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, bleak
Plot: adventure, fighting crime, androids and robots, society, survival, starting over, escapades, rivalry, life is a bitch, future dystopia, down on your luck, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.7
 10K
Gintama (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Amanto, aliens from outer space, have invaded Earth and taken over feudal Japan. As a result, a prohibition on swords has been established, and the samurai of Japan are treated with disregard as a consequence. However one man, Gintoki Sakata, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, parody, absurd ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, resistance, rebelliousness, rebellion, heroes, evil alien, financial problem, space and aliens, law enforcement, society, culture clash ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.9
 112K
Cowboy Bebop (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2071, roughly fifty years after an accident with a hyperspace gateway made the Earth almost uninhabitable, humanity has colonized most of the rocky planets and moons of the Solar System. Amid a rising crime rate, the Inter Solar System Police ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, neo noir, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bounty hunter, jazz, outer space, future dystopia, friendship, escapades, space travel, hacker, fighting crime, adventure, buddies, unlikely partners ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%