Movies like The Five Star Stories

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The Five Star Stories (1989)
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The Five Star Stories (1989)
Original name: ファイブスター物語
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 called Headliners. Bound to the knights are fatimas. Human in appearance and mind, the fatimas (mostly female) possess expanded physical capabilities and make it possible for a Headliner to control a Mortar Head. Fatimas cannot reproduce. All this is overseen by Emperor Amaterasu and his Mirage Knights.
Plot: robot, space opera, knight, androids, giant robots, royalty, androgyny, giant robot

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, mecha and stylized films with plots about robot, giant robots, giant robot, violence, heroes, rivalry and danger mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Five Star Stories: Astroboy (1980), Mazinger Z (1972), Gall Force: Eternal Story (1986), Space Adventure Cobra (1982), Gigantor (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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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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Gall Force: Eternal Story (1986)
Genre: Action, Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 196 min.
Story: Two races, the Solnoids and the Paranoids, have been waging a war for centuries. Barely surviving a large scale space battle, seven Solnoids set course toward Chaos, a planet set to be the new homeland for their race. A malfunction during the light ...
Plot: moon, female in shower, female sitting on a toilet, earth, clones, androids, experiment, star wars, spacecraft, female soldier, girls with guns, outer space ...
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65%
Space Adventure Cobra (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Having gone to ground for two years, Cobra comes out of hiding after an encounter with the bounty hunter Jane Flower and is drawn into direct confrontation with the Galactic Guild, a vast criminal organization lead by Lord Necron, a macabre ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space pirate, bounty hunter, space opera, cobra, chases and races, rivalry, heroes, danger, track down, heroic mission, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Dragon Ball Z: Broly - The Legendary Super Saiyan (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: As Goku investigates the destruction of the Southern Galaxy, Vegeta is taken to be King of the New Planet Vegeta, and to destroy the Legenday Super Saiyan, Brolly.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, heroes, martial artist, super villain, father son relationship, androids and robots, superhuman powers, good versus evil, master villain, adventure, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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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 ...
Plot: giant robots, giant robot, robot, alien
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55%
Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still (1992)
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 robot, giant robots, supernatural power, tragic event, robot, loss of father, tragedy, violence, super powers, martial arts
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Queen Millennia (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the year 1999, astronomer Professor Amamori has discovered a tenth planet within the solar system. Unfortunately, he also discovers that it is set to collide with the Earth on 9 September 1999, at 9:09:09 AM. Professor Amamori makes preparations ...
Plot: outer space, princess, end of the world, universe, save the world, alien planet, spacecraft, world
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Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Not paying attention to his job, a young demon allows the evil cleansing machine to overflow and explode, turning the young demon into the infamous monster Janemba. Goku and Vegita make solo attempts to defeat the monster, but realize their only ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, master villain, save the world, escapades, rivalry, farce, silly humor, inadvertently, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, parallel world, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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51%
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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
Plot: sentient robot, humanoid robot, superhero, heroes, androids, child, surrealism, robot
Time: future, 1960s, 60s
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Slayers Great (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lina and Naga, on their way to a town called Storner, robbed bad guys of their precious treasure. Storner was known as a town of "Gorlems" moved by magic power. And again the two were thrown into trouble by a girl called Leia. Galia, ...
Plot: witchcraft, sex, friendship, teenage girl, magic, duel, robot, fight, explosion, sword and sorcery, surrealism, statue comes to life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dragon Ball Z: The Return of Cooler (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Cooler has resurrected himself as a robot and is enslaving the people of New Namek. Goku and the gang must help.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, escapades, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, superhuman powers, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary, master warrior, master villain, custody ...
Place: japan, asia
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Toward the Terra (1980)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young boy learns he is part of a powerful race of psionic humans who must fight the normal humans determined to keep them from Earth.
Plot: supernatural power, outer space, space opera, utopia quest, mutant, space colony, teenage boy, passion, human versus computer
Time: future
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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 ...
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
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Saint Seiya: The Heated Battle of the Gods (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: In Siberia, Hyōga saves a man that is being attacked. Injured, the man manages only to say something about Asgard. Some days later, Saori, Seiya, Shiryū and Shun are wondering about Hyōga and decide to go to Asgard to investigate. At Valhalla, ...
Plot: deity, greek mythology, mythology, suit of armor, wrestler, violence, manga
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Saint Seiya: Warriors of the Final Holy Battle (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Rhea Gall Force (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The last remaining human soldiers of a devastated Earth fight against the machines for one last chance for their species to escape and survive.
Plot: fictional war, space war, robot, surrealism, space wars, post apocalypse, girls with guns
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Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
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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
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Robotech II: The Sentinels (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Robotech II: The Sentinels was an attempt to continue the original 1985 Robotech television series. The project was cancelled in 1986. The aborted Sentinels series would have followed the ongoing adventures of Rick Hunter and Lisa Hayes and the rest ...
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The events of Battle of Gods take place some years after the battle with Majin Buu, which determined the fate of the entire universe. After awakening from a long slumber, Beerus, the God of Destruction is visited by Whis, his attendant and learns ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dragon, martial arts, supernatural ability, adventure, imaginary, battles, heroes, supernatural, danger, master villain, master warrior, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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Ghost In The Shell: The New Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic Japan after the end of a brutal world war, science has advanced by leaps and bounds giving humanity the choice to prolong life and reduce suffering with the use of sophisticated cybernetics. With all of humanity linked into one ...
Style: suspense, melancholic, futuristic
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Techno Police 21C (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The year is 2001 and the criminals have taken over Centinel City. The Police have lost control. The citizens are terrified... and no one can stop the madness. Even the Techno Police, a special anti-crime squad, find the situation hopeless until a ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: police, robot, techno, androids, mercenary, submarine, police partner, thief, explosion, tank
Time: 21st century
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37%
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One peaceful day on Earth, two remnants of Frieza's army named Sorbet and Tagoma arrive searching for the Dragon Balls with the aim of reviving Frieza. They succeed, and Frieza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiyans.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
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Time: future
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37%
Urusei Yatsura: Only You (1983)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Six-year-old Ataru steps on Elle's shadow during an impromptu game of shadow-tag; in Elle's culture, this is viewed as a marriage proposal. Eleven years later, Elle returns to Earth in order to marry Ataru — by which time not only had he ...
Plot: alien, flowers, pretty legs, teenager, ufo, rose, alien abduction, space wars, cryogenics, wedding, queen, farce ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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
Plot: giant robots, transformation, heroes, robot, rivalry, androids and robots, danger, save the world, alien invasion, weapons, mad scientist, killer robot ...
Time: contemporary
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36%
Video Warrior Laserion (1984)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Video Warrior Laserion is a Japanese anime series aired in 1984 to 1985. It was the first Japanese anime series to feature the idea of virtual reality. It is also referred to as Rezarion, Laserion, Video Senshi Laserion. It was broadcast in Latin ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, virtual reality, alien, piloted giant robot, giant robot, giant robots, aliens
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This film is the first on a 3-part theatrical film remake of the first 2 seasons of the parent anime.
Style: mecha
Plot: compilation, teenager, genius, mastermind, robot, prince, supernatural power, super strength, childhood friend, empire, motorcycle, sibling ...
Place: japan
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Armageddon: The Great Battle with Genma (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: From the depths of space he is coming... Ancient beyond understanding, his power is immeasurable. He has destroyed half the universe and is on his way here. He is… Genma. Only two people are aware of the imminent catastrophe: Princess Luna, a ...
Plot: earthquake, princess, teenager, extrasensory perception, japanese teenager, baseball, psychic, arab, flood, telepathy, crystal ball, evil doctor ...
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