Movies and TV shows like Planet of the Beast King

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Planet of the Beast King (2006)
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Planet of the Beast King (2006)
Original name: Jyu-Oh-Sei
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Jyu-Oh-Sei is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Natsumi Itsuki. An 11-episode anime adaptation was animated by Bones and premiered April 13, 2006 in Japan as part of Fuji TV's Noitamina programming block. On May 2, 2009, the series made its North American television debut on the FUNimation Channel.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: survival, obsessive quest, beast, heroes, against the rules, danger, escapades, criminal heroes, fish out of water, culture clash, alien encounter, space and aliens, orphan, settlement, stranded, friendship, dark secret, caste system, twins, dangerous animal, blind ambition, young heroes, distopia, love triangle, sword ...

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Most similar movies to Planet of the Beast King

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, adventure, imaginary and space and aliens mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Planet of the Beast King: Black Bullet (2014), Galaxy Express 999 (1978), Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007), Geneshaft (2001), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Black Bullet (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Virus Gastrea menyebar seperti api, membuat setiap wadah yang terinfeksi bermutasi dengan cepat, mendapatkan kekuatan baru dan kemampuan dengan setiap tahap perkembangan, bahkan saat mereka terus menyerang, membunuh dan menginfeksi beberapa host ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, exciting
Plot: heroes, imaginary, danger, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, plague, rivalry, monster, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Super Dimensional Cavalry: Southern Cross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross is a Japanese science fiction mecha anime TV series released in 1984.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, danger, space and aliens, imaginary, adventure, evil alien, tough heroes, battles, chaos, strong female presence, government agency, escapades ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Galaxy Express 999 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, people are able to take on artificial bodies and achieve immortality. A poor orphan, Tetsuro Hoshino, strives to obtain a mechanical body for the triple incentive of eternal life, of revenge (his mother was gunned down by ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, rivalry, imaginary, young heroes, train, adventure, space and aliens, train ride, heroes, escapades, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam 00 is an anime television series, the 11th incarnation of Sunrise studio's long-running Gundam franchise comprising two seasons. The series is set on a futuristic Earth and is centered on the exploits of the fictional ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, space and aliens, outer space, invasion, danger, adventure, imaginary, battles, resentment, space station, survival, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 6.5
 64
Geneshaft (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the 21st century mankind was on the brink of destruction. Through genetic engineering however they eradicated such feelings as love and the desire for power. Since women are naturally less aggressive than men, women to man ratio was set to 9:1. ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, heroic mission, survival, adventure, save the world, rivalry, a.i., danger, chaos, apocalypse, future dystopia, man versus machine ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam is a televised anime series, produced by Sunrise. Created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, it premiered in Japan on Nagoya Broadcasting Network on April 7, 1979, and lasted until January 26, 1980, spanning 43 episodes. It was the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, spacecraft, outer space, chaos, space station, adventure, superhero, space and aliens, heroic mission, space wars, man versus machine, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Gundam 0080: A War in the Pocket (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the final days of the One Year War, a Zeon special forces group infiltrates a colony to gather information on a new Gundam unit. Alfred Izuruha, a 10-year-old student, befriends Zeon rookie pilot Bernie Wiseman during a brief mobile suit combat. ...
Style: mecha, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, terrorism, battles, child, space station, settlement, swat team, adventure, space and aliens, androids and robots, young heroes, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Galaxy Railways is a 26 episode science fiction anime series about flying trains set in the far reaches of space. It is licensed by Funimation Production Ltd. and produced by Leiji Matsumoto. It debuted on American TV in a syndicated FUNimation ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Plot: evil alien, space travel, supernatural, adventure, battles, escapades, supernatural ability, danger, destiny, asteroids and comets, terrorism, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Crest of the Stars (1999)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Jinto Lin's life changes forever when the Humankind Empire Abh takes over his home planet of Martine without firing a single shot. He is soon sent off to study the Abh language and culture and to prepare himself for his future as a nobleman - a ...
Style: captivating, exciting, saga, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, betrayal, battles, heroes, dishonesty, space and aliens, adventure, rivalry, military, misfit, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
King of Thorn (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the seinen science fiction manga series by Iwahara Yuuji, serialised in Monthly Comic Beam.A mysterious virus, nicknamed Medusa, is spreading around Japan, turning its victims into stone. Given the impossibility of finding an immediate ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, twins, chaos, imaginary, danger, alien encounter, escapades, heroes, survival, adventure, infected, mind control ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: offbeat, bleak, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: heroes, danger, escapades, lone wolves, kidnapping, one last chance, revolution, pilot, giant robot, giant robots, robot
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.1
 954
Black Cat (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Train Heartnet is a famous assassin known as Black Cat. He works for Chronos, an organization that secretly controls the world. However, he begins to question the morality of his actions after he befriends two bounty hunters named Saya and Sven, a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, adventure, danger, couple relations, heroes, hitman, deadly, tough heroes, crimes, criminal heroes, mercenary, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 8.3
 15K
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, suspenseful, captivating ...
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 ⇓
74%
 8.0
 12K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, monster, good versus evil, imaginary, suffering, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, heroes, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Many years in the future after the exploits of Yugi Mutou, Domino City has become a shadow of its former self: Neo Domino City. There lies a strong divide between the rich and the poor, and bridging that gap proves to be difficult. Neo Domino seems ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious
Plot: rivalry, heroes, survival, escapades, danger, satellite, friendship, creature, power, cards, attack, duel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
New Getter Robo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: New Getter Robot is an anime original video animation co-produced by Dynamic Planning and Bandai Visual. The series is a re-imagining of the 1970s manga Getter Robo, created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa, that incorporates aspects of Japanese ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, evil alien, a.i., adventure, rivalry, save the world, mad scientist, heroic mission, chaos, battles, disorder, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: It is the year 0083 of the Universal Century. The rebellious Principality of Zeon has been defeated in the One Year War by the Earth Federation. However, a faction of Zeon remnants led by Aguille Delaz fled from the final battle, hiding themselves ...
Style: serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, androids and robots, space wars, space and aliens, adventure, heroes, imaginary, danger, race against time, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny is an anime television series, acting as a sequel of Mobile Suit Gundam SEED by Sunrise. It retains most of the staff from Gundam SEED, including Director Mitsuo Fukuda. Set two years after the original Mobile Suit ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, genetic engineering, chaos, space and aliens, space wars, adventure, a.i., imaginary, battles, heroes, danger, political unrest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Spider-Woman, Agent of S.W.O.R.D. (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Feeling like the most hated person on Earth after the events of Secret Invasion, Jessica Drew aka Spider-Woman is approached by a mysterious stranger to join S.W.O.R.D. (Sentient World Observation and Response Department), a counter-terrorism and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: superhero, vengeance, heroes, rivalry, escapades, danger, invisible man, evil alien, mind control, alien race, police investigation, spider man character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, mecha, bleak
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, space travel, heroes, rivalry, save the world, unstoppable, chaos, battles, spacecraft, uncontrollable, future dystopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 940
Terra Formars (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Twenty years ago, Shokichi Komachi was part of the Bugs 2 mission to Mars that discovered Terra Formars, human-cockroach hybrids that resulted from a terraforming accident. Shokichi was one of only two survivors. Now, the AE virus that came from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, brutal
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, survival, mars, danger, space travel, battles, murder, friendship, transformation, supernatural ability, youth, betrayal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Gunslinger Girl (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Social Welfare Agency saves the lives of terminal patients using cybernetic implants. Then it teaches them to kill. After surviving the slaughter of her family, young Henrietta awakens to her new life at the Agency with a rebuilt body and no ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted by the past, teaching the ways of the world, undercover, female killer, young heroes, government agency, manipulations, exploit, exploitation, manipulation, youth, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
MADE IN ABYSS (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The “Abyss” is the last unexplored region, an enormous and treacherous cave system filled with ancient relics and strange creatures. Only the bravest of adventurers can traverse its depths, earning them the nickname, “Cave Raiders.” Within ...
Style: exciting, touching, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: orphan, adventure, explorer, tragedy, boy girl relationship, friendship, humanoid robot, mystery, puzzle, amnesia, maze, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 335
Strike Witches (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place in year 1944 and the world lives in fear of unidentified flying objects called neuroi. A young heroine Named Yoshika miyafuji joins the 501st joint wing, known as the strike witches to fight and defeat the neuroi so that way ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, ecchi
Plot: rivalry, supernatural, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, imaginary, alien encounter, wizards and magicians, female soldier, magic, alien invasion ...
Time: 1940s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.6
 584
Sergeant Frog (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Alien frogs come to take over the planet & get into all kinds of trouble while living under the roof of a small family.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, weird
Plot: world domination, alien, save the world, alien encounter, escapades, danger, battles, comeback, evil alien, sergeant, frog, devious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Blue Drop: Tenshi tachi no gikyoku (2007)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: All the blue drop stories revolve around a war between humanity and the Arume, an alien race consisting soley of women. Both manga series are set after the war while the anime is set before. The two manga series feature some degree of sexual ...
Style: serious, exciting, sincere, captivating
Plot: boarding school, heroes, hotshot hero, space and aliens, danger, friendship, rebellion, human alien relationship, double life, betrayal, secret, teacher student relationship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.2
 3K
Planetes (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2075, mankind has reached a point where journeying between Earth, the moon and the space stations is part of daily life. However, the progression of technology in space has also resulted in the problem of the space debris, which can ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, space and aliens, astronaut, spacewalk, danger, escapades, workplace situations, fear, space station, boss and employee, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team is an original video animation anime series in the Gundam franchise. Released from January 25, 1996, to April 25, 1999, the 12-episode series details the exploits of an Earth Federation ground unit during the One ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, space wars, giant, androids and robots, battle zone, settlement, space and aliens, escapades, danger, heroes, future dystopia, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Kurau: Phantom Memory (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Kurau Phantom Memory is a 2004 science fiction anime series, produced by Bones and Media Factory, which was broadcast in Japan by the anime television networks Animax and TV Asahi. Set primarily in the year 2110, it explores themes such as ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, exciting, adult animation
Plot: rivalry, danger, escapades, superhuman powers, space and aliens, disorder, man versus machine, imaginary, androids and robots, experiment gone awry, scientist, martial arts ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.2
 246
Heat Guy J (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Heat Guy J is a 26 episode science fiction anime series created by Escaflowne director Kazuki Akane and Satelight. Heat Guy J was licensed and distributed in the U.S. in 2003 by Pioneer. It was re-released by Funimation Entertainment in the fall of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, neo noir, imaginary, danger, heroes, fighting crime, law enforcement, adventure, gang, criminal heroes, martial arts, androids ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%