Movies like Space Battleship Yamato

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Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
 6.1
 6K
Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 2199, five years after the Gamilons began an invasion of Earth, the planet has been ravaged by the aliens' bombs. The remnants of humanity have fled underground to escape the irradiated surface. One day, former pilot Susumu Kodai discovers a capsule sent from the planet Iscandar that tells of a device that can remove the radiation from the Earth's surface. The Earth Defense Force rebuilds the battleship Yamato with a new type of propulsion system to make the 148,000 light year trip to Iscandar in hopes of saving the Earth. Within one year, the radiation will drive the rest of humanity to extinction.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, heroic mission, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, battles, space wars, save the world, danger, siege, self sacrifice, evil alien, fight back, imaginary, alien, planet earth, space battle, sacrifice, alien attack, alien race, bomb, humanity in peril, message ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship

Most similar movies to Space Battleship Yamato

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, futuristic and suspenseful films with plots about space and aliens, escapades, adventure, outer space, space travel, spacecraft and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Space Battleship Yamato: Ender's Game (2013), V (1983), Space Raiders (1983), Wing Commander (1999), Battlestar Galactica (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 213K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: young heroes, space wars, intelligence, chosen one, prodigy, save the world, basic training, space and aliens, evil alien, space station, danger, training ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 12K
V (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Aliens pretending to be friendly come to Earth and are received openly. The aliens have masqueraded themselves to look just like humans. When it is discovered that the aliens' planet is dying and that they have come to rape the Earth of its ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, adventure, resistance, save the world, world domination, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, heroic mission, escapades, underground, journalism, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 987
Space Raiders (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, exciting, stylized, clay animation
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, spacecraft, outer space, danger, battles, space wars, androids and robots, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary, adventure, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 16K
Wing Commander (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hollywood version of the popular video game series "Wing Commander". Unlike other video games to feature film transitions, series creator Chris Roberts was heavily involved in the film's creation. This is the story of Christopher ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, space and aliens, alien encounter, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, future dystopia, master warrior, technology gone awry, chaos, good versus evil, rivalry, time travel, danger, heroic mission, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, save the world, survival, against the odds, man versus machine, military, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The first Cylon war has been raging for 10 years and a young Ensign William Adama joins the fleet. He's disappointed not to be assigned to a fighter but to a freighter, and his co-pilot isn't too keen on having a rookie flying his aircraft ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space opera, androids and robots, space travel, adventure, escapades, space and aliens, heroic mission, battles, war, heroes, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Allies of the Shadows seek revenge against humanity. This movie sets up the series, "Crusade," the sequel to "Babylon 5."
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, apocalypse, space and aliens, state affairs, imaginary, head of state, escapades, heroic mission, chaos, heroes, space wars, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Babylon 5: Thirdspace (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan Ivanova discovers a derelict spaceship in hyperspace. They tow it back to Babylon 5, then strange things start happening. People are being telepathically taken over by aliens from another (third)space.
Style: futuristic, exciting, gloomy, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, escapades, heroes, imaginary, alien encounter, good versus evil, chaos, mind control ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The first installment of this Emmy award-winning series. A movie based at Babylon 5: a new space station built by Humans. The Vorlon ambassador, Kosh, has been poisoned. It is the new commanding officer's, Jeffrey Sinclair, responsibility to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, based on cult tv series, tv series pilot ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space station, space wars, space travel, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, heroes, state affairs, benign alien, imaginary, space and aliens, interracial relations ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 11K
Andromeda (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Andromeda is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, based on unused material by the late Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe, and produced by Roddenberry's widow, Majel Barrett. It starred Kevin ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, adventure, space wars, alien, military, artificial intelligence, heroic mission, genetic engineering, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 4K
Crusade (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Crusade is an American spin-off TV show from J. Michael Straczynski's Babylon 5. Its plot is set in AD 2267, five years after the events of Babylon 5, and just after the movie A Call to Arms. The Drakh have released a nanovirus plague on Earth, ...
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, plague, space opera, alien, space and aliens, interracial relations, space wars, obsessive quest, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Stargate: The Ark of Truth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: SG-1 searches for an ancient weapon which could help them defeat the Ori, and discover it may be in the Ori's own home galaxy. As the Ori prepare to send ships through to the Milky Way to attack Earth, SG-1 travels to the Ori galaxy aboard the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, ancient mystery, wormhole, ancient, save the world, good versus evil, space and aliens, race against time, save the day, imaginary, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, futuristic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, space travel, hitman, good versus evil, heroic mission, space and aliens, save the world, escapades, space wars, heroes, danger, battles ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.8
 361
Space Marines (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Space pirates, led by diabolical Colonel Fraser, take over a cargo ship carrying anti-matter explosive and an important official. Space marines, led by Captain Gray, must stop their evil plans.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, daring rescue, space and aliens, crimes, heroic mission, danger, terrorism, adventure, hostages, master villain, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Sixty days on and Rygel is retrieving pieces of John and Aeryn from the sea bed. The Diagnosan re-crystalises them and they start getting to know the local species. Meanwhile, Scorpius and Sikozu are aboard a Peacekeeper Command Carrier on a recon ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space travel, space and aliens, adventure, couple relations, escapades, human in outer space, on the run, outer space, rescue, imaginary, astronaut ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Inhabited Island (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Maxim Kammerer fights for his love and freedom. He leads a rebel movement challenging the five greedy rulers. One of the rulers, Strannik, knows how dangerous Maxim can be. He makes up his mind to stop the young man at any cost. The last close fight ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: battles, space travel, space wars, human spirit, space and aliens, heroic mission, future dystopia, survival, rebellion, revolution, soldier, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Stargate: Atlantis (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: With the Ancients' city of Atlantis discovered in the Pegasus Galaxy by Stargate Command, Dr. Elizabeth Weir and Major Sheppard lead a scientific expedition to the ancient abandoned city. Once there, the team not only find themselves unable to ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, scientist, fate of humanity, ancient mystery, adventure, benign alien, save the world, parallel world, evil alien, legends and myths ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being punished for retreat from combat, Ranger David Martel is given command of the Liandra, a haunted 20-year old Minbari fighting ship. He's escorting ambassadors to a secret archaeological site, the oldest city on record and a clue to ...
Style: offbeat, bleak, serious, suspenseful, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, adventure, rivalry, time travel, ship, good versus evil, heroic mission, space wars, master villain, space and aliens, heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Star Trek: Enterprise is a science fiction TV series and a prequel to the original Star Trek set 100 years before. The series premiered September 26, 2001 on the UPN television network with the final episode airing on May 13, 2005. The series takes ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, space exploration, alien planet, teleportation, adventure, alien encounter, time travel, adventurer, danger, intelligence ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.3
 67K
Star Trek (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Space. The Final Frontier. The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk with First Officer Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. With a determined crew, the ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, adventure, spacecraft, space and aliens, heroic mission, benign alien, captain, alien encounter, space wars, teleportation, intergalactic ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Godzilla 2000 (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godzilla saves Tokyo from a flying saucer that transforms into the beast Orga.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, godzilla, deadly creature, anti heroes, heroic mission, danger, save the world, good versus evil, monster, monster versus monster, ocean or sea, skyscraper ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Collision Earth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A huge solar flare blasts Mercury out of it's orbit and provides it with an intense magnetic field and it's on collision course for Earth.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, save the world, heroic mission, save the planet, heroes, collision, weapon system, escapades, meteor, end of the world, outer space, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 8.3
 31K
Farscape (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A freak accident during an experimental space mission catapults Astronaut John Crichton across a thousand galaxies to an alien battlefield.
Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, wormhole, space wars, fugitives, outer space, alien race, lost, astronaut, obsessive quest, alien encounter, renegades ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Babylon 5: The River of Souls (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of Soul Hunters come to Babylon 5 demanding the return of something that was stolen from them.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space station, outer space, supernatural, space travel, adventure, vengeance, space and aliens, rivalry, society, benign alien, legal action, supernatural ability ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Stargate: Continuum (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ba'al travels back in time and prevents the Stargate program from being started. SG-1 must somehow restore history.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, cerebral, interesting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, time travel, good versus evil, changing the past or future, space wars, alien, evil alien, space and aliens, adventure, heroes, imaginary, chases and races ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, year 1939 ...
Place: egypt, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Star Trek: Voyager (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Pulled to the far side of the galaxy, where the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a Starfleet ship must cooperate with Maquis rebels to find a way home.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, getting home, teleportation, hologram, space battle, alien encounter, allies, rivalry, heroic mission, hopes ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the 6th Godzilla movie, mysterious aliens from the Planet X ask earth's people to help them save their world from the dreaded Ghidorah (aka "Monster Zero") by letting them "borrow" Godzilla and Rodan. Monster mayhem ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ufo, monster, alien, alien invasion, giant monster, mysterious planet, deadly creature, escapades, space and aliens, heroic mission, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.0
 5K
Starcrash (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of smugglers manage to pick up a castaway while running from the authorities, who turns out to be the only survivor from a secret mission to destroy a mysterious superweapon designed by the evil Count Zartharn. The smugglers are soon ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, good versus evil, space travel, heroes, space wars, chases and races, heroic mission, escapades, space and aliens, adventure, androids and robots, cons and scams ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, heroic mission, good versus evil, creature, team, self sacrifice, mission ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%