Movies like Space Battleship Yamato

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Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
 6.1
 5K
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: serious, futuristic, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, save the world, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, space wars, battles, escapades, fight back, siege, alien, planet earth, sacrifice, self sacrifice, alien race, bomb, humanity in peril, message, landing, space battle, radioactivity ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship

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Most similar movies to Space Battleship Yamato

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and futuristic films with plots about space and aliens, adventure, escapades, rivalry, outer space, spacecraft and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Space Battleship Yamato: Ender's Game (2013), Wing Commander (1999), V (1983), Babylon 5: Thirdspace (1998), Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 210K
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, prodigy, save the world, basic training, military base, chosen one, space and aliens, battles, evil alien, alien invasion ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, master villain, master warrior, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space wars, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 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, space opera, space travel, outer space, spacecraft, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, alien encounter, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: resistance, evil alien, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, adventure, save the world, cover-up, alien encounter, heroic mission, danger, escapades, journalism ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, tense, serious, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, outer space, evil alien, space and aliens, adventure, imaginary, artifact, fight, flying saucer, alien encounter, space wars, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, benign alien, head of state, space war, alien life-form, space marine, nightmare, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission, space station ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: stylized, serious, futuristic, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, rescue, space battle, save the world, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, good versus evil, against the odds ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, gloomy, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, plague, space and aliens, cult, obsessive quest, adventure, save the world, space wars, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, suspenseful, serious, tv series pilot, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space station, space travel, space wars, save the world, adventure, interracial relations, alien life-form, killer, war, galaxy, political unrest, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 919
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: stylized, semi serious, futuristic, exciting, clay animation
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, pirate, spacecraft, evil alien, adventure, children, kidnapping, space wars, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: stylized, exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, space opera, outer space, adventure, war, androids and robots, space war, alien planet, alien, heroes, military ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 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, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, artificial intelligence, black hole, alien, military, space wars, heroes, androids and robots, genetic engineering ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, gloomy, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space station, outer space, adventure, vengeance, cult, benign alien, space travel, alien life-form, spacecraft, supernatural, space wars, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, outer space, adventure, space and aliens, escapades, on the run, human in outer space, couple relations, heroes, wormhole, master villain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, stylized, exciting, serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, team, space station, alien, star trek ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.6
 358
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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, daring rescue, save the day, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.9
 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: good versus evil, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, master villain, sex, female protagonist, rescue, save the world, heroic mission, space wars, chases and races ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.0
 3K
Blakes 7 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A group of convicts and outcasts fight a guerrilla war against the totalitarian Terran Federation from a highly advanced alien spaceship.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, fighting the system, cult, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, convict, war, crew, rebelliousness, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, star trek, space exploration, alien planet, alien encounter, adventure, teleportation, escapades, adventurer, danger ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Babylon 5: In the Beginning (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Londo Mollari, the Centauri Emperor, recounts the initial contact between the Humans and Minbari, which resulted in a major incident and subsequent war, for an eager pair of youngsters wanting a story about love and conflict.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space station, space wars, war, space travel, benign alien, adventure, head of state, earth, leadership, save the world, alien encounter, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, giant monster, ufo, alien, mysterious planet, anti heroes, benign alien, monster, dangerous animal, adventure, deadly creature, save the world ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, ancient mystery, scientist, adventure, evil alien, parallel world, legends and myths, fate of humanity, benign alien, save the world ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: anti heroes, deadly creature, godzilla, adventure, heroic mission, danger, save the world, good versus evil, monster versus monster, ocean or sea, monsters, monster ...
Time: 2000s, future, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 4.2
 518
Laserhawk (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 250 million years ago, a carnivorous species 'planted' a crop of humans on an uninhabited planet known as Earth. Now, the alien life form has returned to harvest its yield. With total destruction looming just moments away, a futuristic ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: benign alien, alien, spacecraft, invasion, teenager, high school, mental institution, adventure, alien encounter, danger, heroes, youth ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, master villain, ship, save the world, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, time travel, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, ancient mystery, space wars, wormhole, ancient, outer space, rescue, save the day, spacecraft, alien, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, good versus evil, save the world, space travel, adventure, superhero, space and aliens, team, unlikely partners, danger, heroes ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.3
 65K
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: futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, space and aliens, adventure, alien encounter, star trek, heroic mission, imaginary, teleportation, captain, benign alien ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.3
 629
Crimson Force (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting
Plot: mars, alien encounter, adventure, heroic mission, outer space, space travel, space wars, danger, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, evil alien, star trek, getting home, outer space, hologram, alien encounter, adventure, teleportation, allies, time warp ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%