Movies like Space Battleship Yamato

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Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
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Space Battleship Yamato
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: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, save the world, spacecraft, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien, space wars, battles, escapades, fight back, siege, alien attack, live action, alien race, alien technology, humanity in peril, radioactive, radioactivity, space battle, landing, sacrifice ...
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 suspenseful, futuristic, serious and exciting films with plots about space and aliens, space wars, heroes, escapades, spacecraft, adventure and imaginary mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Space Battleship Yamato: Star Blazers (1979), Andromeda (2000), Crusade (1999), Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999), Battlestar Galactica (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Star Blazers
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: outer space, race against time, spacecraft, save the world, survival, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Space Cruiser Yamato 2
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, outer space, 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 ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   84%
 
Space Battleship Yamato
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: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, outer space, spacecraft, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   98%
 
Space Battleship Yamato
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, adventure, spacecraft, human spirit, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, danger, galaxy, spirit, heroes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   78%
 
 6.7
 11K
Andromeda
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, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, a.i., adventure, spacecraft, rescue, alien encounter, heroic mission, space wars, military, alien, black hole ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   70%
 
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
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, serious, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, master villain, adventure, master warrior, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space wars, space opera, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   76%
 
 6.7
 4K
Crusade
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: cult, outer space, adventure, obsessive quest, spacecraft, save the world, plague, space travel, space wars, good versus evil, danger, deadly ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   64%
 
Babylon 5: A Call to Arms
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 opera, benign alien, head of state, music, save the world, adventure, alien encounter, weapons, life philosophy, dialogue, heroic mission, space wars ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
Battlestar Galactica
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, stylized, serious, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, rescue, adventure, save the world, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, space wars, good versus evil, against the odds, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   60%
 
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars
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: adventure, space opera, outer space, master villain, firefly, alien, aliens, cult, heroic mission, weapons, first contact, dialogue ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
Babylon 5: The Gathering
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, enigmatic, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, space opera, space station, save the world, aliens, adventure, interracial relations, first contact, political unrest, doctors, assassination, space travel ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   58%
 
 4.2
 15K
Wing Commander
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, serious, bleak, futuristic, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, space travel, outer space, adventure, alien, good versus evil, video game, computer game, aliens, spacecraft, first contact, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
Babylon 5: Thirdspace
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, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, alien, space opera, outer space, evil alien, space station, aliens, first contact, alternate universe, imaginary, technology, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   58%
 
Battle Beyond the Stars
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, semi serious, offbeat, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, outer space, space opera, death, androids and robots, drinking, evil alien, mad scientist, mentor, alien, master villain, aliens ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
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Blakes 7
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, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, fighting the system, spacecraft, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, cult, rebelliousness, heroic mission, space travel, space and aliens, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight
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, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, space opera, master villain, ship, aliens, weapons, firefly, first contact, save the world, alien, alien encounter, transformation ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
Battlestar Galactica
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth.
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, androids and robots, adventure, soldier, cult, chase, on the run, rescue, survival, officers and cadets, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam is a televised anime series, produced by Sunrise. Created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, it premiered in Japan on Nagoya Broadcasting Network on April 7, 1979, and lasted until January 26, 1980, spanning 43 episodes. It was the ...
Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: battle zone, androids and robots, outer space, superhero, spacecraft, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
Star Trek: First Contact
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Borg, a relentless race of cyborgs, are on a direct course for Earth. Violating orders to stay away from the battle, Captain Picard and the crew of the newly-commissioned USS Enterprise E pursue the Borg back in time to prevent the invaders from ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, cerebral ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space opera, time travel, space travel, adventure, first contact, sacrifice, star trek, alien, outer space, transformation, vengeance, revenge ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   43%
 
Space: Above and Beyond
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Space: Above and Beyond is a short-lived mid-1990s American science fiction television show on the FOX Network, created and written by Glen Morgan and James Wong. Originally planned for five seasons, it ran only for the single 1995–1996 season. It ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, adventure, deadly creature, man versus machine, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, space wars, time travel, danger, racism ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam A New Translation III: Love is the Pulse of the Stars
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Universal Century 0087, Char Aznable has now become the leader of the AEUG. Scirocco, the man from Jupiter, schemes to seize control of the Titans. Haman, the Axis leader, is attempting to restore the Zabi family. Through politics and strategy, ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: battle zone, androids and robots, outer space, political unrest, space wars, battles, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
Invasion of Astro-Monster
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, benign alien, adventure, dangerous animal, godzilla, ufo, giant monster, alien invasion, alien, deadly creature, save the world, alien encounter ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
Arcadia of My Youth
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, master warrior, adventure, battle zone, space wars, spacecraft, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, witch, space and aliens ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
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Space Raiders
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: futuristic, semi serious, stylized, exciting, clay animation
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, spacecraft, pirate, adventure, kidnapping, space wars, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
Babylon 5: In the Beginning
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: war, adventure, genocide, space station, space opera, benign alien, firefly, head of state, leadership, dialogue, save the world, first contact ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
Battlestar Galactica
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: After a 40-year armistice in a war between the Twelve Colonies and the Cylons, the Cylons launch a surprise nuclear attack intended to exterminate the human race. Virtually all of the population of the Twelve Colonies are wiped out.
Style: futuristic, bleak, clever, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, genocide, space opera, betrayal, apocalypse, outer space, androids and robots, vengeance, adventure, survivor, androids, firefly ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow
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: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, battle zone, superhero, outer space, spacecraft, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
Super Space Fortress Macross
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: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, spacecraft, hotshot hero, adventure, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, refugee, space war, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
 6.5
 44K
Flash Gordon
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Style: futuristic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, mad scientist, superhero, space opera, outer space, emperor, evil alien, camp, alien, master villain, teleportation, mars ...
Time: 1930s, future, 80s
Place: new york, usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
 4.5
 2K
Bloodsuckers
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intergalactic vampire hunters. "Buffy" meets "Star Trek" in a "Mad Max" world.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, gory, spacecraft, good versus evil, deadly creature, master villain, adventure, race against time, rescue, save the world, space travel, survival ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   31%
 
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