Movies and TV shows like G.I. Joe

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G.I. Joe (1985)
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G.I. Joe (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the successful toy series by Hasbro, GI Joe is the code name for an elite strike force comprising of personnel from all branches of the United States military. Their primary purpose is be a counterforce to the huge terrorist organization called Cobra which is gunning for world domination.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: swat team, heroes, military, soldier, terrorism, world domination, adventure, escapades, rivalry, save the day, heroic mission, martial arts, spy, tank, combat, ninja, terrorist, army, mercenary, warrior, tough guy, camp, battles, villain, helicopter ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to G.I. Joe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and captivating films and TV series with plots about heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary and battles mostly in Animation, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like G.I. Joe: G.I. Joe: The Movie (1987), G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1983), G.I. Joe: Renegades (2010), G.I. Joe: Spy Troops (2003), Rambo (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
G.I. Joe: The Movie (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: G.I. Joe faces a new enemy as an ancient society of snake people known as Cobra-La try to forcefully take back the earth from those who drove them underground eons ago.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, 2d animation
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, soldier, terrorism, apocalypse, mutation, army, boot camp, tough heroes, chaos, master villain, race against time ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero is a half-hour American animated television series based on the successful toyline from Hasbro and the comic book series from Marvel Comics. The cartoon had its beginnings with two five-part mini-series in 1983 and ...
Style: serious, exciting
Plot: military, adventure, rivalry, save the day, soldier, escapades, heroes, terrorism, heroic mission, superhero, wolf, slavery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
G.I. Joe: Renegades (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: G.I. Joe: Renegades is an American animated television series based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise. The series aired on Hub Network from November 26, 2010 to July 23, 2011. The series aired on Teletoon in Canada. The series became available for ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, reboot, 2d animation
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, save the day, good versus evil, rivalry, on the run, fugitives, dishonesty, escapades, powerful corporation, life risking, battles ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
G.I. Joe: Spy Troops (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: When a COBRA spy steals a powerful new technology, the GI JOE team fights back with spies of their own! Duke, Shipwreck, Wild Bill and the rest of the GI JOE team have to strike quickly, before Cobra Commander and his forces turn the stolen device ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, suspense
Plot: behind enemy lines, heroes, disguise, warrior, terrorist, tough guy, fictional war, robot, villain, spy, soldier, laser gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Rambo (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rambo: The Force of Freedom is an animated series based on the character of John Rambo from David Morrell's book First Blood and the subsequent films First Blood and Rambo: First Blood Part II. This series was adapted for television by story ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: kids
Plot: soldier, heroes, heroic mission, tough heroes, rivalry, family, terrorism, escapades, villain, u.s. army, commando, war veteran ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Incredible Hulk (1982)
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Incredible Hulk is an animated television series based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. The series ran for 13 episodes on NBC in 1982, part of a combined hour with Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends. Unlike the previous ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, offbeat
Plot: superhero, terrorism, adventure, heroes, superhuman powers, society, escapades, espionage, rivalry, fighting crime, disorder, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Last Exile (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A richly romantic action-adventure fantasy, set in a world where retro-futuristic vehicles permeate the skies. Against this lavish background are the lives of young and heroic van ship sky porters - Claus and Lavie - who are forced to take on the ...
Style: serious, captivating, futuristic
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: battles, survival, daring rescue, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes, rescue, military, escapades, race against time, rivalry, exile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Transformers (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Transformers is the first animated television series in the Transformers franchise. The series depicts a war among giant robots that can transform into vehicles and other objects.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, androids and robots, good versus evil, space travel, heroes, leadership, chaos, save the world, heroic mission, future dystopia, battles, evil alien ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, future, 2000s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Yoroiden Samurai Troopers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Ronin Warriors, originally Yoroiden Samurai Troopers in Japan, is one of the oldest anime series to air largely uncut to international markets. Since its U.S. re-broadcast in the summer of 1995, its popularity and fan-following has grown ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: samurai, heroes, martial arts, supernatural, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, righting the wronged, legends and myths, parallel world, heroic mission ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Sakura Wars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
TV show
Story: At the beginning of 1900's, Sakura Shinguji received the mission of defending imperial capital Tokyo and came from Sendai to Tokyo. But, the post which she was assigned was the floral unit of the popular opera group at that time. She tries to ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, against the odds, adventure, good versus evil, military life, supernatural ability, escapades, rivalry, man versus machine, battles, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo, new york, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Speed Racer: The Next Generation (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An animated TV series centered on the child of the legendary Speed Racer -- a young talent named after his father who enrolls in an academy for the fastest kids on Earth.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: car race, rivalry, adventurer, heroes, adventure, contests and competitions, escapades, race against time, car chase, automobile racing, superhero, race ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Third: The Girl with the Blue Eye (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The future Earth; with over 80% having been annihilated in a great war, the rest live under the dominion of a race known as The Third. These beings possess a third Space Eye on their foreheads, and watch over the Earth and it's remaining ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, captivating, entertaining, mecha ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, rivalry, androids and robots, future dystopia, a.i., escapades, secret movement, desert, chaos, save the planet ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Robotech (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 1999, an alien battle fortress crash lands on an island in the South Pacific. Over the next ten years, mankind repairs and refits this fortress, using the advanced "robotechnology" found aboard her to create fighter planes that ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, mecha
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: spacecraft, giant, escapades, androids and robots, rivalry, soldier, adventure, battles, chaos, heroes, space and aliens, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
G.I. Joe: Valor vs. Venom (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: G.I. Joe, perennial icon of American boyhood, gets a 21st-century update in a new CGI-animated children's series of thrilling military adventure. In this action-packed movie, as America's daring, highly trained special mission force, the ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, serious
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, dictator, battles, fictional war, villain, commando, warrior, behind enemy lines, katana, defeat, ninja ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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ThunderCats (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
TV show
Story: ThunderCats is an American/Japanese animated television series, produced by Ethan Spaulding and Michael Jelenic. A reboot of the original 1980s TV series of the same name, ThunderCats was developed by Warner Bros. Animation and Studio 4°C, and ...
Style: exciting, serious, reboot
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, leader, superhero, escapades, transformation, heroes, cat, supernatural ability, space wars, supernatural, villain ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: adventure, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, time travel, heroes, artifact, knight, friends, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Monsuno (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
TV show
Story: Monsuno released as Juusen Battle Monsuno in Japan, is an American-Japanese animated series that premiered in the United States on February 23, 2012 on Nickelodeon's sister channel, Nicktoons and began airing on TV Tokyo in Japan in October ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, escapades, dangerous animal, chase, rivalry, young heroes, teenage life, monster, battles, supernatural, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Pumpkin Scissors (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Pumpkin Scissors is a manga created and authored by Ryotaro Iwanaga. Originally serialized in Magazine GREAT in 2002 it was later moved to Monthly Shonen Magazine in October 2006. The manga has been licensed by Del Rey. An anime adaptation of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, humorous, tense ...
Plot: military, soldier, adventure, heroic mission, anti war, army, basic training, battles, government agency, army investigation, swat team, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, mecha, bleak
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, space travel, heroes, rivalry, save the world, uncontrollable, spacecraft, unstoppable, chaos, battles, future dystopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Transformers - Cybertron (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Cybertron, known in Japan originally as Transformers: Galaxy Force, is the 2005-2007 Transformers toy line and animated series, another co-production between Hasbro and Takara. It was aired in Japan as a separate rebooted transformers ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating
Plot: androids and robots, evil alien, heroic mission, leadership, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, rivalry, cyberspace, battles, man versus machine, space wars ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Thunderbirds Are Go (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Remake of the hit 1960s television show. In the 21st century, Jeff Tracy, a former astronaut, amasses a colossal fortune and decides that he must use it to benefit others. His answer to this desire is to create International Rescue, a unique private ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rescue, outer space, good versus evil, adventure, space travel, family relations, heroes, save the day, island, master villain, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Virus Buster Serge (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: chaos, battles, mutant, disability, computer system, distopia, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, plague, apocalypse, heroic mission, computers and web ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Thunderbirds (1965)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Thunderbirds is a 1960s British science-fiction television series, created by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, filmed by their production company AP Films and distributed by ITC Entertainment, which was produced using a mixed method of marionette puppetry ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, rescue, island, astronaut, mind control, hypnosis, space station, save the world, adventure, rivalry, master villain, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Saint Seiya (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ages ago, the goddess Athena was served by fighters called Saints who channeled the power of the Cosmos within them. Now a youth named Seiya has trained to become a Saint himself by earning the mystical Cloth of Pegasus. He is joined by other Saints ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: legends and myths, knight, master warrior, good versus evil, evil force, rescue, protector, supernatural, save the world, rivalry, adventure, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, asia, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Mega Man (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Based off of the popular video game, Megaman. In the year 200X, robot scientists Dr. Thomas Light and Dr. Albert Wily were completing their special project, helper robots, which will help humans with everyday work. However, Dr. Wily had secretly ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: world domination, killer robot, battles, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, space and aliens, good versus evil, master villain, rivalry, family, androids and robots, save the day ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Fist of the North Star (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 199X, human civilization has been all but destroyed by a nuclear holocaust. In an age where the strong rule over the weak, the survivors of the fallout struggle over the remaining supply food and water left. Kenshiro, successor to an ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, future dystopia, superhuman powers, kung fu classic, nuclear holocaust, chaos, vengeance, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, tragic hero ...
Time: near future, 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Samurai 7 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Samurai 7 is a 2004 anime TV series, produced by Gonzo and based on Akira Kurosawa's highly regarded 1954 movie Seven Samurai. The series was directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and its music was composed by Kaoru Wada and Eitetsu Hayashi. There are ...
Style: futuristic, serious, epic, stylized, adult animation
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, rescue, adventure, righting the wronged, heroic mission, society, hopes, fighting crime, good versus evil, future dystopia ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Terminator: Salvation The Machinima Series (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 14 min.
TV show
Story: In the Year 2016, Resistance fighter Blair Williams embarks on a deadly mission to search for a threat that is weakening humanity's defense against the self-aware artificial intelligence called Skynet and it's lethal Terminators.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, adult animation
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: battles, terminator, man versus machine, heroes, save the world, manhunt, rivalry, adventure, daring rescue, chaos, destiny, redemption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In this sequel to Full Metal Panic! Fumoffu?!, Mithril becomes aware of a secret organization that has technology able to counter the ECS (Electronic Cloaking System) mode. This organization, known as Amalgam, also has "Black ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: teenager, heroic mission, teenage life, adventure, heroes, secret movement, military life, escapades, chaos, rivalry, television, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ 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 ⇓
25%