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Be Forever Yamato (1980)
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Be Forever Yamato (1980)
Original name: ヤマトよ永遠に
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The Black Nebula Empire attacks Earth and threatens to blow up the planet with a bomb they placed on Earth if counter attacked. Earths hopes rest on the Yamato crew as they go to the Black Nebula Planet and try to find a way to difuse the bomb before it's too late.
Style: twists and turns
Plot: time travel, deception, battleship, bomb, honor, space opera, plot twist
Time: 23rd century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, futuristic, serious and exciting films with plots about outer space, spacecraft, space opera, heroes, space and aliens, space wars and space travel mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Be Forever Yamato: Space Battleship Yamato (1977), Orange: Future (2016), Arcadia of My Youth (1982), Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978), Malice@Doll (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Space Battleship Yamato - Final Chapter (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 152 min.
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Plot: honor, flood, space opera, water, battleship
Time: 23rd century
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Space Battleship Yamato (1977)
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: suspenseful, stylized, emotional, futuristic, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, outer space, space wars, spacecraft, hopes, battleship, galaxy, spirit, human spirit, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: future, 70s, 22nd century
Place: japan
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Orange: Future (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Twenty-six-year-old Hiroto Suwa; his wife, Naho; and their old high school classmates—Takako Chino, Azusa Murasaka, and Saku Hagita—visit Mt. Koubou to view the cherry blossoms together. While watching the setting sun, they reminisce about ...
Style: shoujo
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Arcadia of My Youth (1982)
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: exciting, semi serious, stylized, futuristic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: pirate, world war two, heroes, spacecraft, space and aliens, space wars, witch, rivalry, escapades, adventure, master warrior, heroic mission ...
Time: future
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Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: against the rules, space and aliens, save the world, escapades, heroes, evil alien, spacecraft, battles, evil empire, outer space, space travel, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Malice@Doll (2001)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Robot prostitute Malice@Doll roams a deserted city unsuccessfully looking for johns after the human race is obliterated in this adult anime tale. With no people left, the android serving class has a meaningless existence. But after a horrific ...
Style: hentai
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Odin (1985)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
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Style: twists and turns
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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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, captivating, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, spacecraft, space wars, outer space, survival, heroes, evil alien, space and aliens, escapades, siege, evil empire, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 134 min.
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Sakura Wars (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 80 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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