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Martian Successor Nadesico (1996)
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Martian Successor Nadesico (1996)
Original name: 機動戦艦ナデシコ
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Martian Successor Nadesico, known in Japan as Mobile Battleship Nadesico, is a science fiction comedy anime TV series, and a later manga series created by Kia Asamiya. The manga, published in English by CPM Manga, is significantly different from the anime. In 2005 Anime News Network reported that plans for Nadesico 2 were scrapped, citing an entry on Stellvia director Tatsuo Sato's blog.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: mars, space wars, adventure, androids and robots, space and aliens, evil alien, heroes, space travel, spacecraft, a.i., danger, heroic mission, imaginary, chaos, escapades, rivalry, alien encounter, save the day, silly humor, outer space, robot, giant robots, piloted giant robot, space war, giant robot
Time: 22nd century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, semi serious and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about escapades, heroes, space and aliens, rivalry, adventure, danger and imaginary mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Martian Successor Nadesico: Vandread: The Second Stage (2000), Tripping the Rift (2004), Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983), Macross Plus (1994), Geneshaft (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, mecha
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, imaginary, rivalry, danger, future dystopia, escapades, battles ...
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Super Dimensional Cavalry: Southern Cross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross is a Japanese science fiction mecha anime TV series released in 1984.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, serious ...
Plot: rivalry, space and aliens, androids and robots, imaginary, danger, government agency, escapades, adventure, evil alien, strong female presence, heroes, chaos ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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47%
Tripping the Rift (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tripping the Rift is a CGI science fiction comedy television series. It is based on two short animations published on the Internet by Chris Moeller and Chuck Austen. The series was produced by CineGroupe in association with the Sci Fi Channel. It ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, disorder, politics, rivalry, danger, space and aliens, escapades, parody, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Genesis Climber MOSPEADA is an anime science fiction series created by Shinji Aramaki and Hideki Kakinuma. The 25-episode television series ran from late 1983 to early 1984 in Japan. MOSPEADA stands for Military Operation Soldier Protection ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: giant robots, giant robot, alien invasion, alien encounter, future dystopia, heroic mission, space wars, technology gone awry, man versus machine, escapades, heroes, mars ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Macross Plus (1994)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Macross Plus is a four-episode anime OVA and theatrical movie in the Macross series. It was the first sequel to the original Macross television series that took place in the official timeline. Plus was a groundbreaking combination of traditional cel ...
Style: semi serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: love triangle, androids and robots, man versus machine, master villain, heroes, musician's life, a.i., save the world, space and aliens, rivalry, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Spaceballs: The Animated Series (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Spaceballs: The Animated Series, also known as Spaceballs: The Series, is an animated television series that premiered in 2008 on G4 and Canada's Super Channel, and is loosely based on the parody science fiction film Spaceballs. Similarly to ...
Style: talky, feel good, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, androids and robots, imaginary, danger, master villain, goofy hero, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 2000s
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43%
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Geneshaft (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: In the 21st century mankind was on the brink of destruction. Through genetic engineering however they eradicated such feelings as love and the desire for power. Since women are naturally less aggressive than men, women to man ratio was set to 9:1. ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, adventure, save the world, rivalry, heroic mission, survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, chaos, a.i., danger, space travel ...
Time: future
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41%
Transformers: Energon (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Transformers: Energon, known in Japan as Transformer: Superlink, is the 2004–2005 Transformers toyline, animated series and comic book series, another co-production between Hasbro and Takara and a direct sequel to Transformers: Armada. It is also ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, bleak
Plot: androids and robots, a.i., heroes, imaginary, space wars, battles, chaos, escapades, rivalry, danger, transforming robot, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Irresponsible Captain Tylor (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: space wars, outer space, spacecraft, military, adventure, leadership, inadvertently, studying, anti hero, alien encounter, fish out of water, military life ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Robotech (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, mecha
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: spacecraft, imaginary, giant, danger, chaos, battles, soldier, androids and robots, escapades, adventure, rivalry, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Banner of the Stars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Now that three years has passed since their first adventure, Lafiel is now captain on a new ship and Jinto has just finished his training. They go out to complete a mission of defending the Laptic Gate.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, exciting, saga
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
New Getter Robo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: New Getter Robot is an anime original video animation co-produced by Dynamic Planning and Bandai Visual. The series is a re-imagining of the 1970s manga Getter Robo, created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa, that incorporates aspects of Japanese ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, escapades, future dystopia, rivalry, chaos and mayhem, master villain, imaginary, technology gone awry, heroic mission, adventure, a.i., battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Gunbuster (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the very near future, a race of huge, insectoid aliens are discovered traveling the galaxy. These aliens, which are known as the Uchuu Kaijuu, or Space Monsters, seem dedicated to the eradication of the human species as the latter takes its first ...
Style: mecha, serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, semi serious, mecha
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Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Voltron Force (2011)
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Rocket Monkeys (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat, semi serious ...
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Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
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Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: space wars, computer animation, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, rivalry, heroes, adventure, danger, escapades, imaginary, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Style: stylized, saga, exciting, captivating, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Burst Angel (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: futuristic, stylized, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Doctor Who: Dreamland (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: benign alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, good versus evil, save the world, partners, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, unlikely partners, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, mecha
Audience: boys' night
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Miniskirt Space Pirates is a Japanese light novel series written by Yūichi Sasamoto and published by Asahi Shimbun Shuppan since October 2008. An anime television series adaptation produced by Satelight, under the title Bodacious Space Pirates ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, space travel, pirate, spacecraft, life turned upside down, escapades, danger, youth, space wars, outer space, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, outer space, adventure, imaginary, save the world, anti heroes, escapades, danger, hotshot hero, spacecraft, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.3
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Star Blazers (1979)
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: captivating, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space wars, space travel, survival, siege, battles, fight back, evil empire, radiation, alien encounter, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Voltron: Defender of the Universe (1984)
Genre: Animation, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Voltron is the name of a giant robot in an anime television series that features a team of space explorers known as the Voltron Force. The space explorers pilot robot lions who join together to form the giant robot with which they defend their ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, robot, battles, adventure, save the world, rivalry, danger, master villain, buddies, heroic mission, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team is an original video animation anime series in the Gundam franchise. Released from January 25, 1996, to April 25, 1999, the 12-episode series details the exploits of an Earth Federation ground unit during the One ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, giant, androids and robots, survival, settlement, adventure, escapades, heroes, special agents, future dystopia, battle zone, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Buzz Lightyear of Star Command is an American animated science fiction/adventure/comedy series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. The series originally aired on UPN and ABC from October 2000 to January 2001 as part of Disney's One ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog (1993)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, Spain
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog is an American animated series based on the Sega video game franchise Sonic the Hedgehog. It was first broadcast in September 1993. It follows the adventures of the titular character Sonic the Hedgehog, and his ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: escapades, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, family, space and aliens, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, alien encounter, animal life, friends, evil alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%