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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: futuristic
Plot: giant robots, giant robot, robot, martial arts, violence, tragedy, super powers, supernatural power, loss of father, tragic event

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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 exciting, mecha, stylized and humorous films and TV series with plots about violence, fight, robot, martial arts, giant robots, giant robot and supernatural power mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still: Mazinger Z (1972), Pilot Candidate (2000), Mobile Fighter G Gundam (1994), Gigantor (1964), Patlabor: The Mobile Police (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, super villain, invention, female robot, evil scientist, collaboration, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
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95%
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 ...
Plot: spacecraft, goddess, partner, robot, outer space, pink hair, boy with glasses, giant robots, eyeglasses, giant robot, piloted giant robot, boy
Time: 2000s, future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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
Plot: tournament, youth, young adult, headband, power, robot, pilot, giant robot, fight, piloted giant robot, violence, giant robots ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.0
 189
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 ...
Plot: giant robots, giant robot, robot, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, semi serious, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: urban, martial arts, robot, androids and robots, crimes, escapades, law enforcement, imaginary, fighting crime, super vehicle, nudity (full frontal - brief), farce ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.7
 75
Project ARMS (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, 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
Plot: supernatural power, teenager, supernatural, super weapon, swearing, monster, violence, strong language, monsters, fighting the system, attack, super strength ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Violence Jack: Hell's Wind (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The survivors of Kanto's Hell Earthquake built a new city and christened it "Hope Town". However, this peaceful town becomes a nightmare when it's raided by the motorcycle gang, "Hell's Wind". They abduct the women ...
Style: bloody
Plot: profanity, graphic violence, multiple murder, blood, breasts, gore, motorcycle, violence, death, swearing, strong language, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.9
 96
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: bounty hunter
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62%
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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: camp, violence, martial arts, fight
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61%
 6.8
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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 ...
Plot: martial arts, space travel, outer space, fight, super strength, end of the world, alien, magic, attack, transformation, supernatural power, superhero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 123
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, martial arts, superhero, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 8.2
 183
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 ⇓
56%
 7.3
 829
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.
Plot: robot, superhero, children, boy
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Five Star Stories (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: "The Five Star Stories" is a well created Japanese anime film.Among the 5 star systems known as the Joker Systems, there are many kingdoms. There are knights within the kingdoms and these knights who control giant robots, Mortar Heads, are ...
Plot: robot, space opera, knight, androgyny, giant robot, androids, giant robots, royalty
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.9
 5K
Ranma ВЅ (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Saotome Ranma, a teenage martial artist, and his father Genma travel to the 'cursed training ground' of Jusenkyo in China. There, despite the warnings of the Chinese guard, they fall into the cursed springs. From now on, whenever Ranma is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: arranged marriage, gender bending, martial arts, nudity (full frontal - brief), curse, friends, couple relations, destiny, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 ...
Plot: martial arts, alien, kung fu fighting, villain, flying, violence, good versus evil, attack, angry man, planet, heroes, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
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Avenger (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Avenger is an anime series, produced by Bandai Visual, Bee Train and Xebec, and directed by Koichi Mashimo. It is set on post-apocalyptic colonized Mars. The series premiered across Japan between 1 October 2003 and 24 December 2003 on the TV Tokyo ...
Style: exciting, suspense, tense, serious, seinen ...
Plot: revenge, outer space, tragedy, martial arts, robot, on the lam, betrayal, apocalypse, gladiator, androids, adventure, violence ...
Time: distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Certain Scientific Accelerator (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After rescuing Last Order and subsequently taking a bullet to the head, Academy City’s top-ranked esper rests in the hospital. But Accelerator’s recovery is cut short when a mysterious girl carrying a photo of his little clone companion asks for ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, humorous
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, fight, ambition, violence, teenage boy, villain, supernatural, super strength, death, heroes, magical, betrayal ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Law of Ueki (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Law of Ueki is a Japanese manga series by Tsubasa Fukuchi. It was first serialized in the manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Sunday in 2002 and ended in 2005. Sixteen tankōbon volumes was compiled and published by Shogakukan. An anime adaptation was ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: intelligence, rivalry, playing god, justice, artifact, supernatural ability, supernatural power, moral dilemma, mind game, fantasy world, deity, magic realism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 266
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, sorcerer, witchcraft, fraternal twins, twin, twin brother, twins, brother sister relationship, older actors younger roles, twin sister, blood, violence ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Parallel Dual! Trouble Adventure (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Dual! Parallel Trouble Adventure is a fourteen episode series created in 1999 by Masaki Kajishima and produced by AIC, both well known for the Tenchi Muyo! franchise. It is licensed in the US by Pioneer LDC, later known as Geneon. In addition to the ...
Plot: giant robots, alternate reality, robot, teenager, piloted giant robot, giant robot
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else ...
Style: exciting, serious, emotional, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magical, alchemy, imaginary, journey, youth, siblings relations, young heroes, artifact, search, heroes, steampunk, obsessive quest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The year is Post Disaster 323. More than 300 years after a great war between Earth and Mars known as the "Calamity War", Mars has been successfully terraformed and colonized by humans. However even with the technological advancements, the ...
Style: adult animation, mecha, stylized, futuristic, light ...
Plot: politics, robot, humanity, good versus evil, space travel, cloning, danger, chaos, future dystopia, warrior, woman in danger, one against many ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: mecha, exciting, psychological, suspense, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: giant robot, save the world, piloted giant robot, secret organization, heroic mission, super weapon, terrorizing, teen angst, supernatural ability, young heroes, woman in danger, friendship between teens ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.8
 125K
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: entertaining, captivating, absurd, parody, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, superhero, martial arts, super strength, absurd humor, cyborgs, karate, supernatural, fight, violence, fantasy world, bald ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
New Fist of the North Star (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: In the 21st century, a nuclear war turned most of the Earth's surface into a desert wasteland, which also resulted in the contamination of the Earth's water supply. A man named Sanga has built the fortified haven of the "Last ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, rivalry, nuclear holocaust, superhuman powers, heroic mission, chaos, adventure, danger, imaginary, escapades, murder ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, supernatural, heroes, master villain, battles, ghost, imaginary, danger, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.9
 15K
InuYasha (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kagome Higurashi is a modern day young girl who lives with her family by the old Higure shrine. Unbeknownst to Kagome, she is the reincarnation of priestess Kikyo and posseses the "Jewel of Four Souls" (the Shikon jewel). One ill-fated ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, magic, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, mission, imaginary, good versus evil, journey, time travel, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Destiny of the Shrine Maiden (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The highborn Himemiya Chikane is cool and aloof, the perfect young lady of good breeding. Kurusegawa Himeko is devoted to her, and secretly her friend. Their lives are undisturbed in their school, until an ancient evil suddenly rears its head. To ...
Style: serious, exciting, mecha, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, adventure, love affair, friendship, destiny, youth, rivalry, high school life, supernatural, magical girl, love triangle, magic ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 222
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: supermodel, demon, monster, multiple monsters, fight, violence, superhero, curse, supernatural power, paradise, superhuman, devil ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%