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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: exciting, serious, captivating, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space and aliens, heroes, space travel, battles, space wars, save the world, fight back, danger, siege, heroic mission, imaginary, escapades, evil alien, alien, planet earth, space battle, sacrifice, alien attack, self sacrifice, alien race, bomb, humanity in peril, message ...
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, serious, suspenseful and futuristic films with plots about adventure, space and aliens, escapades, outer space, rivalry, heroes and spacecraft 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, basic training, save the world, chosen one, space and aliens, military base, evil alien, child prodigy, heroes ...
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, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, future dystopia, space wars, master warrior, master villain, imaginary, technology gone awry, space and aliens, danger, adventure, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, alien encounter, save the world, space and aliens, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, adventure, save the world, danger, alien encounter, escapades, heroic mission, underground, 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, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, outer space, evil alien, space and aliens, adventure, escapades, space wars, imaginary, chaos, mind control, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: futuristic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, heroic mission, adventure, benign alien, heroes, alien encounter, head of state, political unrest, save the world, space wars, state affairs, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, tv series pilot, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space station, space wars, space travel, state affairs, benign alien, heroic mission, imaginary, space and aliens, interracial relations, adventure, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: semi serious, stylized, futuristic, exciting, clay animation
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, pirate, spacecraft, battles, space and aliens, androids and robots, imaginary, adventure, space wars, escapades, evil alien, kidnapping ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, androids and robots, space wars, space battle, escapades, adventure, space and aliens, cons and scams, heroic mission, man versus machine, heroes, leadership ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, space opera, outer space, androids and robots, adventure, war, battles, military, commander, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, plague, spacecraft, space travel, alien, space opera, space and aliens, interracial relations, adventure, space wars, cult, danger ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: space travel, adventure, hitman, space and aliens, heroic mission, save the world, good versus evil, danger, heroes, evil alien, escapades, space wars ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: bleak, suspenseful, serious, offbeat, tv series pilot ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, save the world, rivalry, chaos, supernatural, master villain, figment, heroic mission, imaginary, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, escapades ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, genetic engineering, artificial intelligence, black hole, military, alien, heroes, androids and robots, space wars, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ufo, alien, giant monster, alien invasion, mysterious planet, demolished city, adventure, anti heroes, imaginary, misfit, heroes, alien encounter ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, outer space, supernatural, space travel, adventure, vengeance, interracial relations, rivalry, cult, legal action, benign alien, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, good versus evil, spacecraft, space wars, rescue, battles, heroes, soldier, rivalry, danger, cons and scams, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, bleak, serious, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space station, space wars, space travel, adventure, war, renegades, save the world, heroic mission, wartime life, state affairs, imaginary, benign alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, adventure, outer space, space and aliens, on the run, escapades, couple relations, wormhole, human in outer space, mistrust, evil empire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, spacecraft, outer space, scientist, ancient mystery, evil alien, parallel world, fate of humanity, save the world, adventure, legends and myths, benign alien ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: invasion, alien, teenager, spacecraft, benign alien, evil alien, alien encounter, teenage life, misfit, imaginary, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, terrorism, heroic mission, daring rescue, space and aliens, crimes, danger, hostages, adventure, save the world, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, alien encounter, adventure, time travel, adventurer, danger, intelligence ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, anti heroes, deadly creature, godzilla, danger, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, monster versus monster, monster, skyscraper, ocean or sea ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, wormhole, space wars, ancient mystery, ancient, challenge, rivalry, rescue, race against time, outer space, good versus evil, heaven and hell ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, cerebral, interesting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, space travel, good versus evil, space wars, changing the past or future, evil alien, alien, space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: year 1939, 20th century, 21st century, 1930s, 2000s ...
Place: egypt, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, rivalry, heroic mission, life is a bitch, space and aliens, intergalactic, escapades, cult, space travel, danger, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mars, alien encounter, heroes, space travel, danger, chaos, rivalry, space wars, heroic mission, escapades, space and aliens, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ 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, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, team, space station, captain, commander ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: exciting, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, outer space, adventure, spacecraft, heroic mission, benign alien, captain, teleportation, alien encounter, space wars, intergalactic ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%