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RideBack (2009)
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RideBack (2009)
Original name: RIDEBACK
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rin Yugata, a dancer, attends college after quitting ballet after an injury prevents her from performing in a play.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, mecha
Plot: fighting the system, rebelliousness, college, society, ballet, student protest, androids and robots, rebellion, heroic mission, future dystopia, strong female presence, motorcycle, military
Time: future

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and futuristic films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, society, imaginary and future dystopia mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like RideBack: Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979), Mahoromatic: Automatic Maiden (2001), Motorcity (2012), Appleseed XIII (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mankind has moved into space. Thousands of people live on giant orbiting space colonies called "Sides." However, the Earth Government, which rules the colonies, is unjust and cruel. A group of revolutionaries builds five robotic weapons ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, conspiracy, androids and robots, space wars, pilot, deadly weapon, heroes, rivalry, imaginary, adventure, betrayal, politics ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
92%
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 ⇓
87%
Mahoromatic: Automatic Maiden (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Suguru lives on his own, just the way he chooses (and that doesn't include sharpening his housekeeping skills). Enter Mahoro, an attractive 19-year-old woman who becomes Suguru's maid. She sweeps, dusts, folds and fluffs -- and claims to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, ecchi
Plot: a.i., society, high school life, imaginary, master and servant, androids and robots, creator, high school, culture clash, silly humor, human android relationship, maid
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Gurren Lagann The Movie: Childhood's End (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Simon and Kamina live in an underground city monitored by the village chief. When Simon stumbles upon an artifact and beastmen invade from the surface, Simon and Kamina rebel against them.
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, mecha
Plot: save the world, rebellion, adventure, escapades, heroes, hopes, leadership, danger, defiant, uncover truth, future dystopia, rebelliousness ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Motorcity (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Motorcity is an American animated television series created and directed by Chris Prynoski. It is produced by Titmouse, Inc. and Disney Television Animation. The series premiered on April 30, 2012 on Disney XD. On November 5, 2012, Disney XD ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, exciting, futuristic
Plot: heroes, adventure, rebellion, car chase, society, chases and races, future dystopia, danger, rebelliousness, escapades, computer genius, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.5
 284
Appleseed XIII (2011)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Appleseed XIII is a 2011 Japanese CGI anime adaptation of Masamune Shirow's science fiction manga series Appleseed. Composed of 13 episodes, the series retold the exploits of ES.W.A.T. member Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos. The series ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, terrorism, good versus evil, danger, fighting crime, future dystopia, chaos, androids and robots, rivalry, a.i., crimes, society ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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 ⇓
66%
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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 ⇓
65%
 7.9
 11K
Kill La Kill (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The story centers around two fiercely fighting schoolgirls, Ryuuko Matoi and Satsuki Kiryuuin. On a campus ruled by force, a transfer student wielding a Basami sword brings about upheaval.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vengeance, supernatural ability, murder, high school, fighting the system, social relations, uncover truth, good versus evil, escapades, danger, youth, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Virus Buster Serge (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: androids and robots, assassination, chases and races, adventure, imaginary, a.i., escapades, society, race against time, man versus machine, heroes, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.1
 4K
Guilty Crown (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Guilty Crown is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G which aired on Fuji TV's noitaminA program block from October 2011. The story revolves around Shu Ouma, a high school boy who inadvertently obtains an ability ...
Style: mecha, suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, imaginary, danger, future dystopia, teenage love, chaos, youth, fighting the system, young heroes, terrorism, epidemic ...
Time: future, 2030s, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Blue Submarine No. 6 (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The once famous and well respected scientist Zorndyke has bred a new genre of living being, one that thrives on the oceans and lives to destroy humans. Zorndyke believes it is time that the humans were relieved of their rule of the earth. It is up ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.3
 774
Casshern Sins (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Casshern Sins is a reboot of the classic anime series Casshan, produced by Tatsunoko and animated by Madhouse. It premiered in Japan on October 1, 2008, following a sneak preview of the first episode at Otakon 2008 in Baltimore, Maryland. The ...
Style: exciting, captivating, mecha, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Ultraviolet: Code 044 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In 2140, rebels infected with Phage are fighting for independence from corporate government on a space-station-turned-metropolis. Genetically modified melancholic 19-year-old dying corporate female assassin will decide the outcome.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: deadly virus, imaginary, military, cloning, graphic violence, genetic engineering, strong female presence, chases and races, master warrior, danger, soldier, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ⇓
58%
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED is an anime series developed by Sunrise and directed by Mitsuo Fukuda. As with other series from the Gundam franchise, Gundam SEED takes place in a parallel timeline, in this case the Cosmic Era, the first to do so. In this ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 640
Burst Angel (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Burst Angel is a Japanese animated television series directed by Koichi Ohata, from a screenplay by Fumihiko Shimo. It was produced by the Gonzo animation studio. Burst Angel takes place in the near future, after a rise in criminal activity forced ...
Style: semi serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, danger, imaginary, escapades, fighting crime, deadly weapon, chef, chaos, anti hero ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Japan has been invaded and conquered by the Britannian Empire. Japan is now known as Area 11 and its citizens known as Elevens. The Britannian Empire takes away Japan's autonomous power and imposes its rule through the use of Knightmares. The ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
56%
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Astro Boy (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, futuristic, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Time: 80s, future, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 69
Sakura Wars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
TV show
Story: At the beginning of 1900's, Sakura Shinguji received the mission of defending imperial capital Tokyo and came from Sendai to Tokyo. But, the post which she was assigned was the floral unit of the popular opera group at that time. She tries to ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix (2005)
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 ...
Plot: chases and races, contests and competitions, imaginary, rivalry, androids and robots, battles, danger, ambition, race, teamwork, car race, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 513
Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, stylized, exciting ...
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Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, ecchi ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, danger, rivalry, battles, future dystopia, escapades, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Fist of the North Star (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 199X, human civilization has been all but destroyed by a nuclear holocaust. In an age where the strong rule over the weak, the survivors of the fallout struggle over the remaining supply food and water left. Kenshiro, successor to an ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, future dystopia, superhuman powers, danger, chaos, nuclear holocaust, vengeance, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, tragic hero ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Coyote Ragtime Show (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Coyote Ragtime Show is an anime series directed by Takuya Nonaka and produced by ufotable, which first aired in Japan on July 3, 2006. The storyline consists of the adventures of a group of space-faring fugitives in search of a treasure. ADV Films ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, rivalry, on the run, heroic mission, future dystopia, space travel, escapades, race against time, society, crimes, gang, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bubblegum Crisis (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future, Tokyo was left flattened as a result from a great earthquake. A new city, MegaTokyo, was then recreated due in no small part from the aid of a multi-million dollar company, Genom Corp. Genom created and mass-produced ...
Style: mecha, stylized, bleak, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: superhero, cyberpunk, man versus machine, androids and robots, a.i., imaginary, society, life is a bitch, rivalry, fighting crime, catastrophe, corporate crimes ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.6
 2K
The Big O (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Big O is a Japanese animated television series created by director Kazuyoshi Katayama and writer Chiaki J. Konaka for Sunrise. The writing staff was assembled by the series' head writer, Chiaki J. Konaka who is known for his work in the ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: neo noir, giant, androids and robots, piloted giant robot, danger, master and servant, life is a bitch, rivalry, rescue, imaginary, memory loss, urban ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%