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Oban Star-Racers (2006)
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Oban Star-Racers (2006)
Original name: オーバン・スターレーサーズ
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ōban Star-Racers is a French/Japanese anime created by Savin Yeatman-Eiffel of Sav! The World Productions. Originally produced as a short movie titled Molly Star Racer, a television series was developed in cooperation with Jetix Europe, with animation production by HAL Film Maker and Pumpkin 3D. It aired in more than 100 countries including Japan. In the US the series aired on ABC Family and Jetix/Toon Disney between June and December 2006.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, futuristic
Plot: adventure, heroes, pilot, contests and competitions, escapades, rivalry, intergalactic, french, reward, outer space, race, alien, alien invasion, spacecraft, racecar driver, earth, female protagonist, boarding school, alien civilization, conflict, alien race, secret mission, bare midriff, racing
Time: future

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, stylized and humorous films and TV series with plots about escapades, heroes, danger, adventure, rivalry, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Oban Star-Racers: Storm Hawks (2007), Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004), Hero Factory (2010), Robotech (1985), Kappa Mikey (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Speed Racer: The Next Generation (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: An animated TV series centered on the child of the legendary Speed Racer -- a young talent named after his father who enrolls in an academy for the fastest kids on Earth.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, stylized, offbeat
Audience: teens
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Storm Hawks (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Storm Hawks is an animated television series created by Asaph "Ace" Fipke and made by Nerd Corps Entertainment in conjunction and collaboration with Cartoon Network and YTV. It premiered on Cartoon Network on May 25, 2007. It started to ...
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Audience: family outing
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Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Ten years after the Ceremonial Battle, a teenage boy named Yuuki Judai heads off in order to join the Duelist Yousei School located on a remote island off the coast of Japan. There he meets his fellow students and gains a few friends, along with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, monster, supernatural, card playing, contests and competitions, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, danger, good versus evil, cards ...
Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! is an American/Japanese animated television series, and was created by Ciro Nieli, one of the directors of Teen Titans, with animation being done by a Japanese studio known as The Answer Studio. Set mainly on ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
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Time: future
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Hero Factory (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the Lego Hero Factory toys, the show focuses on building heroes to protect the world from evil.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, captivating, offbeat
Plot: lego, adventure, heroes, danger, imaginary, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, factory, space travel, vengeance, space and aliens ...
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Robotech (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, mecha
Audience: kids, pre-teens
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, parody, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, escapades, friends, danger, contests and competitions, teenager, surrealism, cartoon violence, actor, talking animals
Place: japan, asia
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RWBY (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 13 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Space Ghost is an animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions. It first aired on CBS from September 10, 1966, to September 7, 1968. The series was composed of two unrelated segments, Space Ghost and Dino Boy in the Lost Valley. ...
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Time: 1960s, 60s
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, mecha
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Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
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Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: space wars, evil alien, computer animation, alien encounter, danger, rivalry, space and aliens, escapades, misfit, battles, chaos, survival ...
Time: future
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60%
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Max Steel (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, young heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, teenage life, supernatural ability, friendship, youth, rivalry, imaginary, supernatural, danger ...
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Canada, USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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TV show
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Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Luxembourg
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Story: Di-Gata Defenders is a Canadian action/adventure, science fiction, fantasy animated television series created by Greg Collinson with Nerd Studios and Nelvana Entertainment. This show is rated C8 according to the Canadian TV Classification System. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, 2d animation
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Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
TV show
Story: IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix refers to two anime series co-produced simultaneously by Cartoon Network and Production I.G. The first is a "microseries" consisting of five 5-minute episodes, and the second is a 26-episode animated series ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, mecha, captivating, entertaining ...
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: mecha, humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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TV show
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Style: exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating, tense ...
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
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Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
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Audience: pre-teens, teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Gintama (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Amanto, aliens from outer space, have invaded Earth and taken over feudal Japan. As a result, a prohibition on swords has been established, and the samurai of Japan are treated with disregard as a consequence. However one man, Gintoki Sakata, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, parody, entertaining ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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