Movies and TV shows like Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still

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Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still (1992)
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Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still (1992)
Original name: ジャイアントロボ THE ANIMATION -地球が静止する日
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An adolescent with the ability to control a looming war-golem becomes entangled in the Experts of Justice's fight against the infamous group Big Fire.
Style: mecha, futuristic
Plot: giant robots, superhero, robot, martial arts, violence, tragedy, super powers, supernatural power, loss of father, tragic event, giant robot

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Most similar movies to Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out mecha, exciting, captivating and futuristic films and TV series with plots about robot, fight, superhero, violence, giant robots, supernatural power and friendship mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still: Mazinger Z (1972), Astroboy (1980), Gatchaman '94 (1994), Astroboy (1963), Voltes V (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
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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, superhero, giant robots, scientist, female robot, heroes, fight, invention, friendship, evil scientist, super villain, collaboration ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 933
Astroboy (1980)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2030 AD, after being abandoned by his creator, a young boy robot is rescued by an Android Advocate, Dr Elefun, who adopts him as his own and guides him in the use of his special powers to aid and protect mankind and robot-kind.
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, robot, boy, children
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.1
 141
Gatchaman '94 (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Gatchaman is a three-part original video animation (OVA) based on the popular 1970s anime Gatchaman. It was released in Japan and the United States during the mid-1990s. This version of Gatchaman is set in the year 2066 where the evil leader of the ...
Plot: secret identity, superhero, martial arts, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.4
 943
Astroboy (1963)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: This show is about a robot boy who fights crime and other robots not mega man
Style: mecha
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, robot, surrealism, child, androids, heroes, humanoid robot, sentient robot
Time: 60s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 8.1
 215
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, alien invasion, giant robots, rivals
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 8.1
 111
Hyper Police (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hyper Police is the name of a manga and anime series created by Minoru Tachikawa under the pseudonym MEE. It is a comic science fiction, set in a period in the far future, in which humanity is almost extinct and most of the population are monsters. ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: police, cyberpunk, bounty hunter
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: post apocalypse, robot, war, giant robots, battles, fight, pilot, violence, teenager
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Gigantor (1964)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Gigantor is an American adaptation of the anime version of Tetsujin 28-go, a manga by Mitsuteru Yokoyama released in 1956. It debuted on U.S. television in 1964. As with Speed Racer, the characters' original names were altered and the original ...
Audience: kids
Plot: artificial intelligence, alien, robot, giant robots
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.0
 506
Final Fantasy (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to Planet R, a place where four crystals representing the elements keep the world in balance. But the crystals of Earth, Fire and Water have been stolen by the evil Deathgyunos. Linaly, a descendant of an ancient protector of the crystals, ...
Plot: superhero, game, video game, treasure hunter, pirate, magic, crystal, friendship, phantom, violence, dragon
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Based on the long-running manga by Hirohiko Araki, the first OVA series follows Josef Joestar and his 17-year-old grandson Jotaro as they attempt to finish the family blood feud against the immortal vampire Dio. Josef and Jotaro have gathered ...
Plot: violence, martial arts, fight, camp
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: mecha, ecchi, futuristic, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: robot, androids and robots, police, cyberpunk, martial arts, law enforcement, crimes, escapades, fighting crime, graphic violence, farce, swat team ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
 27K
Dragon Ball GT (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ten years have passed since Goku left his friends and family to hone his skills. But Goku soon finds himself helpless against the mystical power of the Dragon Balls and an accidental wish made by the devious Emperor Pilaf. His desire; that Goku once ...
Audience: kids
Plot: end of the world, superhero, martial arts, super strength, fight, space travel, magic, zen, villain, kung fu classic, martial artist, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 283
Devilman Lady (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A supermodel is attacked by a monster which brings her inner devil out. However, she doesn't let go of her humanity, so a secret government agency asks her to help them fight the demonic forces that secretly threaten Japan and the world.
Plot: demon, monster, supermodel, multiple monsters, superhero, satan, paradise, superhuman, hell, devil, lady, supernatural power ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mobile Fighter G Gundam (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year Future Century 60, the Earth's elite have departed from the polluted planet to live in orbiting space colonies, each nation with its own. Below them live the commoners, people who try hard to make a living in the dingy cities and ...
Style: mecha, manga
Plot: robot, tournament, young adult, power, piloted giant robot, supernatural power, fight, attack, youth, pilot, violence, super strength ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Battle Angel Alita (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: A Hunter Warrior and cyborg healer named Ido formerly lived in the floating land of Zalem, the paradise that hovers above the refuse heap of Scrap Iron City in which he now resides with his former lover, Chiren. In his travels as a bounty hunter — ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, mecha, manga ...
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, distopia, bounty hunter, robot, cyborgs, future dystopia, graphic violence, biopunk, apocalypse, nudity (full frontal - brief), poverty ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bubblegum Crash (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Sequel to Bubblegum Crisis. The original Knight Sabers have mostly moved on with their lives, until a paramilitary group commits a number of daring thefts, as a cover for their real objective - a new AI program that promises to revolutionize Boomer ...
Style: mecha
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, violence, girl power, superhero, brunette, blue hair, black hair, pink hair
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Certain Scientific Railgun (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Misaka’s electro-manipulation abilities – and delightfully destructive Railgun projectile move – make her a rock star in Academy City. The techno-metropolis is packed with supernaturally powered students known as espers, including Misaka’s ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, semi serious, seinen, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, supernatural ability, supernatural power, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, magical power, girlfriend, high school life, magical, competition, young woman, schoolgirl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The year is Universal Century 0088. Directly after the end of the Gryps War, Haman Karn and her army of Zeon remnants on the asteroid Axis begin their quest of reviving the lost empire of the Zabi's, and proclaim themselves as the Neo-Zeon. ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, spacecraft, pilot, knight, military, telepathy, spy, asteroid, betrayal, battleship, earth, space colony ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Pilot Candidate (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The planet Zion is mankind's last hope for survival. But the legions of Victim are intent on destroying humanity! Five humanoid fighting weapons called Ingrids are capable of stopping the onslaught, but only the best pilots are chosen to become ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, futuristic, disturbing
Plot: robot, goddess, spacecraft, giant robots, piloted giant robot, teamwork, save the world, struggle for survival, good versus evil, space battle, space and aliens, space wars ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ghastly Prince Enma Burning Up (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tokyo in the 1970s. Evil spirits are threatening the human world and the only ones who can stop them are a group known as the Spirit Patrol. Sent from the underworld the team consists of the hot-headed Enma, the stuck-up Yukiko, the half-water ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, entertaining, ecchi
Plot: hell, supernatural power, magic, demon hunter, warrior, fight, demon, protector, battles, supernatural ability, heroes, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Zegapain Adaptation (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Animation studio Sunrise has announced at AnimeJapan 2016 that its 2006 mecha anime series Zegapain will be re-edited into a movie titled Zegapain ADP. The movie will also include new scenes not present in the TV anime.
Style: mecha
Plot: post apocalypse, virtual reality, distopia, giant robots, degradation, school, computer, robot
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dominion Tank Police (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Leona Ozaki joins Newport City's infamous Tank Police division. With aid of Al and her newly built mini-tank, Bonaparte, she wages war on Buaku and his cohorts, the Puma Sisters.
Style: mecha, cult film
Plot: police, tank, distopia, superhero, cat, sister, fictional war, police brutality, sisters, cyberpunk, surrealism, girls with guns
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: After defeating Frieza, Goku returns to Earth and goes on a camping trip with Gohan and Krillin. Everything is normal until Cooler - Frieza's brother - sends three henchmen after Goku. A long fight ensues between our heroes and Cooler, in which ...
Audience: kids
Plot: martial arts, supernatural power, fight, heroes, attack, planet, bird, evil man, violence, good versus evil, flying, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 8.6
 32K
Mob Psycho 100 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shigeo Kageyama, a.k.a. "Mob," is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but who happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions surge to a level of 100%, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: extrasensory perception, supernatural, school, telekinesis, ghost, super strength, slice of life, psychic, supernatural power, supernatural ability, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.7
 158K
One-Punch Man (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Saitama is a hero who only became a hero for fun. After three years of “special” training, though, he’s become so strong that he’s practically invincible. In fact, he’s too strong—even his mightiest opponents are taken out with a single ...
Style: feel good, exciting, entertaining, humorous, parody ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, monster, battles, super strength, martial arts, absurd humor, adventure, supernatural, fight, cyborgs, karate, fantasy world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The year is AC 196. A year has past since the Gundam pilots fought for peace between the colonies and Earth. Now a new threat has arisen and threatens to take over the Earth. The result: Relena is kidnapped by Trieze's daughter and the Gundam ...
Style: mecha, serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: robot, heroes, escapades, lone wolves, kidnapping, one last chance, revolution, pilot, giant robots, danger
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Space Pirate Captain Harlock (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Space Pirate Captain Harlock is a manga series written and illustrated by Leiji Matsumoto, serialized Akita Shoten's Play Comic from 1977 to 1979. The series was adapted into an animated television series in 1978 directed by Rintaro and ...
Style: 2d animation
Plot: superhero, distopia, resistance, space opera, space battle, fight, friendship, honor, violence, space travel, alien, planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 299
Tokyo Babylon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
TV show
Story: Subaru Sumeragi, a young Onmyouji sorcerer, investigates a series of unusual murders with the aid of his twin sister and fellow Onmyouji Seishirô.
Plot: magic, police, witchcraft, violence, train, murder, twin brother, twins, supernatural power, supernatural, fraternal twins, twin sister ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 89
Project ARMS (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: ARMS is an manga series that is heavily influenced by Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. The series is created by Kyoichi Nanatsuki and Ryoji Minagawa. In 1999, the manga received the Shogakukan Manga Award for shōnen. The manga was adapted as ...
Style: psychological, psychotronic
Audience: kids
Plot: supernatural power, teenager, supernatural, super weapon, super strength, shapeshifting, school, technology, power, martial arts, high school, swearing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gundam Build Fighters (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Sei Iori is a Gunpla builder whose family runs a hobby shop in a small town. He aspires to be a Gunpla Battle champion like his father, but despite his exceptional building skills, he lacks the combat abilities to compete with other contestants. ...
Style: mecha, futuristic, entertaining, captivating, exciting
Plot: friendship, showdown, rivalry, multiple contestants, robot, rivals, fight, battles, giant robots, fight for supremacy, contests and competitions, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%