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Kuromukuro (2016)
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Kuromukuro (2016)
Original name: クロムクロ
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: During the construction of the Kurobe Dam, an ancient artifact was discovered, and so the United Nations Kurobe Research Institute was established. Intellectuals from all over the world gathered to study the object, and the children of those researchers attend Mt. Tate International Senior High School, including the institute head's daughter, Yukina Shirahane. In the summer of 2016, a lone samurai once again awakens.
Style: mecha, exciting, thought provoking, captivating, suspense
Plot: technology, giant robots, samurai, fight, princess, suspended animation, combat, doppelganger, sword, piloted giant robot, giant robot
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, mecha, captivating and futuristic films and TV series with plots about escapades, danger, rivalry, heroes, adventure, robot and giant robots mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Kuromukuro: Captain Earth (2014), God Eater (2015), Accel World (2012), Mazinger Z (1972), Transformers: Galaxy Force (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Captain Earth (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: High-school student Daichi Manatsu works for the Globe organization to pilot a giant robot called the Earth Engine Impacter to protect the Earth from the invading alien force known as the "Kill-T-Gang", from the planet Uranus.
Style: exciting, futuristic, mecha, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, save the world, youth, young heroes, danger, alien, piloted giant robot, super weapon, battles, schoolboy, pilot, teenager ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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God Eater (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the early 2050s, unknown life forms called “Oracle cells” begin their uncontrolled consumption of all life on Earth. Their ravenous appetite and remarkable adaptability earn them first dread, then awe, and finally the name “aragami”. In ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: monster, demon, supernatural, post apocalypse, dark fantasy, teamwork, survival, tragedy, danger, super strength, militarism, monsters ...
Place: japan
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Accel World (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A short, overweight student uses the Neuro Link, an evolution of the Nerve Gear, to escape himself from the reality. But his skills in the virtual world brings him to the attention of Kuroyukihime, a popular student who introduces him to the Brain ...
Style: exciting, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virtual reality, virtual world, friendship, competition, technology, school life, tournament, school, grownups, fight, computer game, bullying ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sousuke Sagara, a member of a covert anti-terrorist private military organization known as Mithril, tasked with protecting Kaname Chidori, a spirited Japanese high school girl.
Style: exciting, mecha, psychological, suspense, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: giant robot, piloted giant robot, save the world, super weapon, secret organization, supernatural ability, terrorizing, heroic mission, teen angst, japanese schoolgirl, woman in danger, young heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Mazinger Z (1972)
Genre: Action, Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mazinger Z, known briefly as Tranzor Z in the United States, is a Japanese super robot manga series written and illustrated by Go Nagai. The first manga version was serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shōnen Jump from October 1972 to August 1973, ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, giant robot, giant robots, scientist, piloted giant robot, fight, friendship, female robot, heroes, super villain, invention, evil scientist ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Transformers: Galaxy Force (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Japanese reboot show that was abridged and reedited to become Transformers: Cybertron in the US. A black hole threatens Cybertron, so evacuation begins. Autobots and Decepticons end up on the present day Earth and battle again.
Style: captivating, exciting, 2d animation, epic
Plot: friendship, outer space, giant robots, robot vs. robot, transforming robot, good versus evil, transformation, robot, robot as menace, evil robot, alien, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
After War Gundam X (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Taking place 15 years after the 7th Space War, the surviving 98 million residents of Earth try to make a living as best they can in the post apocalyptic landscape. Mobile Suits and weapons left over from the war fall into the hands of civilians as ...
Style: mecha
Plot: giant robots, battles, pilot, fight, post apocalypse, violence, giant robot, teenager, battle
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Silver Soul (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Amanto, aliens from outer space, have invaded Earth and taken over feudal Japan. As a result, a prohibition on swords has been established, and the samurai of Japan are treated with disregard as a consequence. However one man, Gintoki Sakata, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, parody, absurd ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, resistance, rebellion, imaginary, rebelliousness, heroes, evil alien, financial problem, fight scenes, space and aliens, law enforcement ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Gurren Lagann (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, people build their homes and raise domestic animals in subterranean caverns. As a result, they live in fear of the occasional earthquake and cave-in, and have been for hundreds of years. Jeeha is one such village. One day, a ...
Style: exciting, mecha, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, battles, adventure, heroes, beast, heroic mission, battle zone, danger, future dystopia, survival, isolation, fate of humanity ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Gunbuster (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, androids and robots, rivalry, destiny, heroic mission, vengeance, alien encounter, battles, nagging and grouching, chaos, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Guilty Crown (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Guilty Crown is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G which aired on Fuji TV's noitaminA program block from October 2011. The story revolves around Shu Ouma, a high school boy who inadvertently obtains an ability ...
Style: mecha, suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, imaginary, heroes, future dystopia, teenage love, chaos, fighting the system, young heroes, youth, terrorism, epidemic, supernatural ability ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2030s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Heroman (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: One day Joey rescues and fixes a broken toy robot and lets it be on his room. In a stormy evening, the toy is hit by a thunder which gave it life and a reason to be, to fight for him in the dangerous ordeals that shall come.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, 2d animation, mecha
Plot: fight, alien, superhero, robot human relationship, super strength, good versus evil, showdown, transforming robot, teamwork, adventure, robot, superhuman powers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Asterisk War (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Invertia was a meteor storm that caused an unprecedented disaster during the 20th century. Because of this disaster, numerous cities around the world were destroyed. However, within the meteor, an unknown element called mana was discovered. It ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, thought provoking, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: harem, danger, love and romance, adventure, rivalry, escapades, couples, violence, friendship, mentor, destiny, adaptation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Dimension W (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Humanity has found a way to achieve infinite energy by using coils to draw it from the fourth plane: dimension "W". With the production of coils having been monopolized by the New Tesla energy company, freelance collectors are hired to ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, exciting, seinen
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mazinger Z: Infinity (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When the evil Dr. Hell attacks the Earth, the mighty giant mecha Mazinger Z is formed to stop him.
Style: mecha, futuristic, exciting, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Voltes V (1977)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Chōdenji Machine Voltes V (超電磁マシーン ボルテスV Chōdenji Mashīn Borutesu Faibu?, Super Electromagnetic Machine Voltes Five) more popularly known as Voltes V, is a Japanese anime television series that was first aired on TV Asahi ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, rival, alien invasion, giant robot, giant robots, rivals
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Japan has been invaded and conquered by the Britannian Empire. Japan is now known as Area 11 and its citizens known as Elevens. The Britannian Empire takes away Japan's autonomous power and imposes its rule through the use of Knightmares. The ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, battles, imaginary, siblings relations, rebelliousness, young heroes, youth, mind control, prince, supernatural ability, civil rights, military ...
Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Robot Girls Z (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The story revolves around a new team of "Toei robot girls" named "Team Z" that is made up of three girls based on Toei's Mazinger Z franchise: Mazinger Z, Great Mazinger, and UFO Robot Grendizer. Usually they perform in ...
Style: mecha, parody
Plot: robot, stylized violence, cartoon violence, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Aldnoah.Zero (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In 1972, the Apollo 17 mission discovered a hypergate to Mars on the surface of the moon. Soon a war breaks out between Earth and Mars, and Martian soldiers begin to descend from the sky, riding steel giants, intent on exterminating humanity.
Style: suspense, futuristic, tense, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: To Love-Ru is a Japanese manga series written by Saki Hasemi, and illustrated by Kentaro Yabuki, creator of Black Cat. The manga was serialized in Shueisha's manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump between April 24, 2006 and August 31, 2009; 18 ...
Style: exciting, captivating, romantic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Future Card Buddyfight (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: It is the year 2030, and the stage is the capital of Japan, Chou-Tokyo. Through "Buddyfight", humans have started cultural interactions with residents from other worlds called "Affinity Dimensions". Buddyfight is a game with ...
Style: light, stylized, semi serious, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
TV show
Story: IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix refers to two anime series co-produced simultaneously by Cartoon Network and Production I.G. The first is a "microseries" consisting of five 5-minute episodes, and the second is a 26-episode animated series ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, mecha, captivating, entertaining ...
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In 2140, rebels infected with Phage are fighting for independence from corporate government on a space-station-turned-metropolis. Genetically modified melancholic 19-year-old dying corporate female assassin will decide the outcome.
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: deadly virus, imaginary, military, cloning, genetic engineering, strong female presence, graphic violence, chases and races, master warrior, danger, soldier, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, thought provoking, captivating, atmospheric, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Eager to follow in the footsteps of his fallen sister, Kazuya enrolls at West Genetics Academy, a training facility for buxom heroes known as Pandoras. These courageous schoolgirls are genetically-enhanced with enough sex appeal to cripple a man – ...
Style: exciting, ecchi, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: harem, mutant, death of sister, battle, battles, fight, relationship problems, experimental drug, alien attack, magical, nudity (full frontal - brief), super strength ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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éX-Driver (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: éX-Driver is a manga series by Kōsuke Fujishima, which was adapted into an anime series, produced by Bandai Visual and Actas. The anime series spanned 6 episodes, as well as a feature movie, entitled éX-Driver: The Movie. The complete anime ...
Style: humorous, serious, exciting, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, young heroes, teenage life, technology gone awry, youth, escapades, save the day, chases and races, chase, androids and robots, a.i., heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 154 min.
Story: The fourth and final film in the Rebuild of Evangelion series.
Style: mecha, disturbing, entertaining, captivating
Plot: battles, technology, hi-tech, adventure, fantasy world, dream world, distopia, post apocalypse, father son conflict, battle, eiffel tower paris, violence ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Patlabor: The Mobile Police (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Patlabor: The TV Series is an anime television series, created by Headgear, animated by Sunrise, and based on the Patlabor anime franchise. With success of the first movie, Patlabor became one of the first OVAs to be ported to TV. Originally ...
Style: futuristic, mecha, exciting, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: urban, martial arts, robot, androids and robots, crimes, imaginary, law enforcement, fighting crime, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), swat team, super vehicle ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Yoroiden Samurai Troopers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Ronin Warriors, originally Yoroiden Samurai Troopers in Japan, is one of the oldest anime series to air largely uncut to international markets. Since its U.S. re-broadcast in the summer of 1995, its popularity and fan-following has grown ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, heroes, martial arts, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, parallel world, heroic mission, legends and myths, righting the wronged ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Iron Man (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When Tony Stark branches his company into Japan, he is opposed by the nefarious Zodiac organization. It's up to Stark's Iron Man to defeat the Zodiac, and defend Japan.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, androids and robots, imaginary, flying man, scientist, female scientist, iron man character, hi-tech ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%