Movies like Venus Wars

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Venus Wars
Original name: ヴィーナス戦記
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before it's captured by Ishtar. She falls in with a bunch of teen-agers who live for a sort of motorcycle version of Roller Derby. Daredevil rider Hiro and his friends reluctantly join the struggle to free Aphrodia from the invaders. Not surprisingly, Hiro proves an ace at piloting the mono-cycles that are the Aphrodians' secret weapon in the key battle.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, adaptation directed by original author
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, a.i., adventure, androids and robots, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, invasion, reporter, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry, war, motorcycle, space and aliens, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, society, chaos ...
Time: 21st century

Most similar movies to Venus Wars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, suspenseful and futuristic films with plots about escapades, danger, heroes, imaginary, chaos, androids and robots and rivalry mostly in Sci-Fi, Animation and Action genres. Some movies like Venus Wars: Ark (2005), Patlabor: The Movie (1989), Black Magic M-66 (1987), Sin: The Movie (2000), Armitage III: Dual Matrix (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ark
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distant planet, a.i., androids and robots, good versus evil, adventure, man versus machine, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
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System:   95%
    User:   97%
 
Patlabor: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands of industrial robots around Tokyo.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, talky, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, investigation, suicide, giant robots, fighting the system, technology, neo noir, good versus evil, fight scenes, violence, vengeance, weapons ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   79%
 
Black Magic M-66
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A freelance reporter stumbles on a desperate military operation. An army chopper has crashed and its cargo has been activated. Now there are two killer androids running loose in the wilderness and have the daughter of their inventor as their target. ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, soldier, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   54%
 
 4.8
 382
Sin: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It is the near future, and the city of Freeport teeters on the verge of total collapse. The twin tides of rampant crime and ruinous graft face only one barrier: the elite strike force HARDCORPS. Led by Colonel John Blade, HARDCORPS is the last force ...
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, a.i., androids and robots, government agency, adventure, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, investigation, race against time, save the world, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   54%
 
Armitage III: Dual Matrix
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Naomi Armitage and Ross Sylibus have changed their names and live with their daughter Yoko as a happy and normal family on Mars — until an android riot breaks out at an anti-matter plant on Earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, a.i., androids and robots, master villain, fighting crime, save the world, adventure, terrorism, cyberpunk, violence, robot, apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   73%
 
Xenosaga: The Animation
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: spacecraft, a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, man versus machine, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam I
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy of Zeon (the grouping of colonies furthest from the earth) has sparked a war.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, lone wolves, master villain, superhero, man versus machine, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, good versus evil, danger ...
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System:   57%
    User:   66%
 
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprising of two alternate episodes which were first intended to take the place of episodes 25 and 26, this finale answers many of the questions surrounding ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: insanity, apocalypse, violence, depression, end of the world, death, brutality, loneliness, a.i., psychology, giant robots, androids and robots ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   60%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED is an anime series developed by Sunrise and directed by Mitsuo Fukuda. As with other series from the Gundam franchise, Gundam SEED takes place in a parallel timeline, in this case the Cosmic Era, the first to do so. In this ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, master villain, tragic hero, redemption, adventure, save the world, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   58%
 
New Getter Robo
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, a.i., androids and robots, master villain, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
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Kiddy Grade
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Two women carry out missions and fight crime across the galaxy.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, government agency, master villain, man versus machine, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
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Oldman Z
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old man is being treated specially by the Department of Health under the so-called Project Z, a special nursing bed with a 6th generation computer on board. When the pain and loneliness of the old man reaches his ex-private nurse, she decides to ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, mad scientist, man versus machine, alien encounter, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, space wars, technology gone awry, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
 5.4
 735
Gunhed
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High-concept Sci-Fi adventure about an island that actually is a computer called Kyron 5, itself created to design and manufacture super-advanced robots to be used as slaves for the rest of the world. One day Kyron decides that human beings are ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., island, androids and robots, man versus machine, adventure, save the world, survival, apocalypse, nuclear explosion, cyberpunk, deathtrap, timebomb ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
A Wind Named Amnesia
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who has been re-educated travels across America on a mysterious ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, save the world, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, danger, memory loss, technology gone awry, time travel ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   59%
 
 6.2
 415
Parasite Dolls
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, apocalypse, future dystopia, parallel world, technology gone awry, danger, imaginary, chaos, ghost, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
 7.9
 3K
Macross Plus
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: futuristic, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, master villain, man versus machine, adventure, save the world, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   46%
 
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:   49%
    User:   58%
 
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Under constant attack by monstrous creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind, U.N. Special Agency NERV introduces two new EVA pilots to help defend the city of Tokyo-3: the mysterious Makinami Mari Illustrous and the intense Asuka ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, loneliness, man versus machine, end of the world, storytelling, vengeance, save the world, dark hero, violent, future dystopia, fantasy world, dialogue ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
 7.8
 1K
Gunbuster
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: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, vengeance, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens, hotshot hero, alien encounter, destiny ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
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 1K
RahXephon
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In a world where time passes at a crawl and the blood of your neighbor runs blue, 17 year old high school student Ayato Kamina goes about his daily life within Tokyo Jupiter oblivious to the world around him, having been educated with the fact that ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, high school, man versus machine, save the world, survival, alien encounter, apocalypse, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
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:   47%
    User:   54%
 
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Geneshaft
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: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moon, a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, adventure, survival, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
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Natural City
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two cops, R and Noma, hunt down renegade cyborgs. Cyborgs are used as commandos by the military, as lust objects and for companionship. Normaly they have a limited lifespan of three years but black market technology is being developed to be able to ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, a.i., neo noir, androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, terrorism, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
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:   46%
    User:   50%
 
Genesis Climber Mospeada
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: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: androids and robots, mars, evil alien, man versus machine, save the world, survival, alien encounter, adventure, alien invasion, giant robot, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story takes place in the year 2034, two years after the events in Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG. Female cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi has left Public Security Section 9, an elite counter-terrorist and anti-crime unit specializing in ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, government agency, secret agents, fighting crime, investigation, uncover truth, future dystopia, heroic mission, technology gone awry, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
Gundam 0080: A War in the Pocket
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: In the final days of the One Year War, a Zeon special forces group infiltrates a colony to gather information on a new Gundam unit. Alfred Izuruha, a 10-year-old student, befriends Zeon rookie pilot Bernie Wiseman during a brief mobile suit combat. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, androids and robots, young heroes, terrorism, friendship, space wars, heroes, adventure, child, mecha, imaginary, rebellion ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
Blue Gender: The Warrior
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It is a time of chaos. Earth is no longer what it used to be. It has been infested with a bug like species called the Blue. Yuji Kaido, who has a mysterious disease, is put into suspended animation until a cure is found. When he wakes up Yuji learns ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, a.i., androids and robots, deadly creature, adventure, changing the past or future, good versus evil, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In UC 0093 the Federation has recovered from its defeat and has created a new anti-colonial special forces unit to deal with rebel forces: Londo Bell. Elsewhere in space Char Aznable re-appears out of self imposed hiding with a declaration that he ...
Style: futuristic, epic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, lone wolves, master villain, superhero, fighting crime, man versus machine, space wars, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
Virus Buster Serge
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, fighting crime, man versus machine, race against time, adventure, save the world, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, plague ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
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