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Saint Seiya Heaven Chapter: Overture (2004)
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Saint Seiya Heaven Chapter: Overture (2004)
Original name: 聖闘士星矢 天界編 序奏 ~overture~
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After the bloody battle against Hades, the goddess Athena and her saints are still recovering when they find themselves face to face with their newest and most formidable foe: the dreadful moon goddess Artemis. Artemis replaces Athena as the earth guardian deity and takes over the Sanctuary, turning Athena's Saints into her servants. Upon invading the Sanctuary, the Bronze Saints learn that Athena was banished by Artemis and decide to fight the moon goddess in order to rescue their true goddess and free the Earth from Artemis's ominous control.
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, disturbing
Plot: friendship, fantasy world, artifact, adventure, martial arts, warrior, mythology, save the world, good versus evil, legends and myths, zodiac, courage, danger, fight for justice, protection, magical power, knight

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, exciting, tense and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, danger, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, escapades and friendship mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Saint Seiya Heaven Chapter: Overture: Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter (2002), Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris (1987), Saint Seiya (1986), One Piece Film: Strong World (2009), One Piece Film: GOLD (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: After the 12 Gold Saints sacrifice their lives to destroy the Wailing Wall, the Bronze Saints enter the deepest realm of the Underworld, Elysion, where they face off against Hades's two most powerful servants, The Twin Gods, Hypnos and ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, twists and turns
Plot: friendship, magical power, artifact, warrior, adventure, fantasy world, mythology, save the world, female warrior, martial arts, protection, fight for justice
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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, ...
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Saint Seiya: Warriors of the Final Holy Battle (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The plot involves the coming of Lucifer to the Sanctuary, where his underlings systematically dispose of the surviving Gold Saints. Athena goes to Lucifer to ask for peace, placing herself in peril. The Bronze Saints must then come to her rescue, ...
Style: manga
Plot: deity, greek mythology, wrestler, mythology, suit of armor, violence
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Saint Seiya: Legend of Crimson Youth (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Athena receives the visit of Phoebus Abel, her older brother and God of the Corona. He informs her that he has come to destroy humanity as punishment for their corruption, just as it was done in ancient times. He dismisses Seiya and the Bronze ...
Style: manga
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Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: When Seiya, Hyōga and Shun visit Saori (Athena) at the orphanage, they meet an employee called Eri. An orphan herself, Eri takes a liking to Hyōga and one night they sit outside watching the stars. They see a shooting star and Hyōga asks Eri to ...
Style: manga
Plot: wrestler, suit of armor, mythology, greek mythology, deity, violence
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Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Warriors called "Saints" are the champions of hope who have always appeared since the Age of Myth whenever evil threatens the world. In this present day story, many years since the long fought "Holy War" we find Saori Kido, a ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, master warrior, adventure, reincarnation, danger, legends and myths, destiny, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, hopes, heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ages ago, the goddess Athena was served by fighters called Saints who channeled the power of the Cosmos within them. Now a youth named Seiya has trained to become a Saint himself by earning the mystical Cloth of Pegasus. He is joined by other Saints ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, stylized
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Genre: Animation
Country: Thailand
Duration: 102 min.
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Duration: 20 min.
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Country: Japan
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Story: Five young warriors are recruited to be Knights of the Zodiac, an elite cosmic force dedicated to protecting the Greek goddess Athena and the planet Earth.
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