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Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996)
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Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996)
Original name: アミテージ・ザ・サード POLY-MATRIX
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ross Sylibus is assigned to a police unit on a Martian colony, to find that women are being murdered by a psychotic named D'anclaude. He is assigned a very unorthodox partner named Naomi Armitage, who seems to have links to the victims. To stir things up more, every victim is found to be an illegally made third-generation android.
Style: bleak, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, heroes, crimes, life is a bitch, rebellion, fighting the system, escapades, rivalry, society, chaos, law enforcement, haunted by the past, master villain, future dystopia, heroic mission, technology gone awry, androids and robots, space and aliens, robot, machine, strong female lead, police officer, police, violence ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, suspenseful and futuristic films with plots about danger, androids and robots, rivalry, imaginary, chaos, heroes and escapades mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Armitage III: Polymatrix: Ghost in the Shell (1995), Patlabor: The Movie (1989), Sin: The Movie (2000), Ark (2005), Venus Wars (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ghost in the Shell (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: philosophical, mind bending, exciting, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, cyberspace, hacker, cyborgs, policewoman, androids and robots, chase, mind game, technology gone awry, distopia ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Armitage III: Dual Matrix (2002)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Naomi Armitage and Ross Sylibus have changed their names and live with their daughter Yoko as a happy and normal family on Mars — until an android riot breaks out at an anti-matter plant on Earth.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, ghost, mars, robot, future dystopia, adventure, good versus evil, haunted by the past, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, a.i., master villain ...
Time: future
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Patlabor: The Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands of industrial robots around Tokyo.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, robot, conspiracy, police, save the day, crimes, technology gone awry, computers and web, space travel, future dystopia, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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Sin: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It is the near future, and the city of Freeport teeters on the verge of total collapse. The twin tides of rampant crime and ruinous graft face only one barrier: the elite strike force HARDCORPS. Led by Colonel John Blade, HARDCORPS is the last force ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century
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Ark (2005)
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Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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Venus Wars (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before it's captured by Ishtar. She falls in with a bunch of ...
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Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century
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Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Hunter Warrior and cyborg healer named Ido formerly lived in the floating land of Zalem, the paradise that hovers above the refuse heap of Scrap Iron City in which he now resides with his former lover, Chiren. In his travels as a bounty hunter — ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, bleak, futuristic
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A freelance reporter stumbles on a desperate military operation. An army chopper has crashed and its cargo has been activated. Now there are two killer androids running loose in the wilderness and have the daughter of their inventor as their target. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, adventure, crimes, a.i., ghost, man versus machine, supernatural, chaos, investigation, journalism, rescue, race against time ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 85 min.
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mardock Scramble: The First Compression (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Rune Ballot is a down-and-out teen prostitute in Mardock City. One day, she's picked up by an ambitious casino manager named Shell who gives her everything she could want. Renewed by a false innocence, a false past, and now the false life Shell ...
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Appleseed (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
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Style: futuristic, stylized, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, near future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric
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Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
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Time: future
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Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy of Zeon (the grouping of colonies furthest from the earth) has sparked a war.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
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Duration: 83 min.
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Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Patlabor 2: The Movie (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
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Duration: 90 min.
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Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, bleak, stylized, suspenseful ...
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Time: future
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
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Audience: teens
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: After managing to survive attacks by Zeon's Char Aznable and Garma Zabi, the crew of Federation warship White Base and its mobile suits must battle Zeon forces through Asia, Europe, and the Atlantic Ocean if they are to reach Earth ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, futuristic, bleak
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Amuro Ray and the rest of the White Base crew, now denominated the 13th Autonomous Corps, return to outer space to support the rest of the Earth Federation forces for the decisive battle against the Duchy of Zeon's forces.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
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Story: Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is a Japanese anime series produced by Anime International Company and funded by ADV Films. A retelling of the 1987 original video animation Bubblegum Crisis, the series premiered on TV Tokyo on October 8, 1998 where it ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Oldman Z (1991)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old man is being treated specially by the Department of Health under the so-called Project Z, a special nursing bed with a 6th generation computer on board. When the pain and loneliness of the old man reaches his ex-private nurse, she decides to ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3 (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the year 2000 (between the events of Patlabor and Patlabor 2), when the level of Labor accidents begin to escalate around Tokyo Bay, police detectives Kusumi and Hata are assigned to investigate. What they discover leads to a series of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, neo noir, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 2000s, year 2000
Place: asia, tokyo, japan, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Wind Named Amnesia (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who has been re-educated travels across America on a mysterious ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mardock Scramble: The Third Exhaust (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 66 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, bleak ...
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