Movies like Carver's Gate

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Carver's Gate (1996)
 3.8
 169
Carver's Gate (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The world is a bleak desolate place where the people live in elevated cities. As the ground is uninhabitable, the citizens spend most of their lives wasting their time in virtual reality. Carver is a dream-breaker whose job is to enter the world of VR and fix what is wrong. And what is wrong is that his gal pal Dinah has been murdered in VR which should not be possible. But Carver soon finds that Dinah has constructed a transducer which allows people to enter VR without other equipment, but creates a rift. That rift causes people to enter VR, but also allows the creatures from the game to enter the real world.
Style: scary, bleak, serious, futuristic
Plot: adventure, time travel, androids and robots, parallel world, supernatural, heroes, battles, afterlife, a.i., computers and web, changing the past or future, danger, imaginary, chaos, curses spells and rituals, environmentalism, future dystopia, deadly, rivalry, protagonist as suspect, man versus machine, uncover truth, technology gone awry, zombie, monster ...
Time: future

Most similar movies to Carver's Gate

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, bleak and scary films with plots about danger, heroes, chaos, imaginary, escapades, rivalry and deadly mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like Carver's Gate: Evolver (1995), Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994), Screamers: The Hunting (2009), Crash and Burn (1990), Xtro II: The Second Encounter (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 985
Evolver (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Meet Evolver, the ultimate toy for the Cyberpunk generation, a virtual-reality game brought to fierce, three-dimensional life. With each battle, Evolver lives up to his name. He becomes faster, smarter and deadlier. Meet Kyle Baxter (Ethan Randall) ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: virtual reality, androids and robots, escapades, teenage life, computers and web, heroes, a.i., man versus machine, contests and competitions, space and aliens, life is a bitch, future dystopia ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Jack is now back in the future. He had since lost Lena, and finds out that he's lost his other wife Alice to none other than Harris. While heading out for another assignment, something goes awry with the TCL chamber. Jack finds himself in a ...
Style: scary, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: time travel, track down, deadly, mind game, vampire, supernatural, chaos, zombie, tunnel, rivalry, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Screamers: The Hunting (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of humans arrive on Sirius 6-B to investigate an SOS signal sent out from the planet, which has been supposedly deserted since the destruction of the man-made weapons known as "screamers." Once the squad arrives, they find a group ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, survival, a.i., rescue, space travel, danger, save the world, deadly, technology gone awry, future dystopia, rescue mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 926
Crash and Burn (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unicom is a powerful organization overseeing most of the world after its economic collapse. They have banned computers and robots in an attempt to insure "life, liberty, and the pursuit of economic stability". When a Unicom Synth robot ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: robot, androids and robots, adventure, battle zone, strong sexual content, terrorism, chaos, rivalry, danger, space and aliens, imaginary, a.i. ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Xtro II: The Second Encounter (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scientists at a secret underground complex have found a way to travel to another dimension. Three dimension-travellers are the first to go through the gate - but are soon attacked by something that interrupts the communication with Earth. This ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parallel world, creature, monster, alien, scientist, slime, alien monster, evil alien, deadly, alien encounter, danger, soldier ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Screams of Blasphemy (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pinocchio 964 is a memory-wiped sex slave who is thrown out by his owners for failure to maintain an erection. It is unclear in what ways he has been modified beyond having no memory and being unable to communicate. He is discovered by Himiko while ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: violence, vomiting, computers and web, imaginary, heroes, parents and children, chases and races, sexual relations, life is a bitch, future dystopia, save the world, dehumanization ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Android Insurrection (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the distant future high-tech man colonized the world and leaves all the dirty work of an army of androids and robots. Now, somewhere rebelling robots, and a heavily armed special forces, led by Major Fox well to look after things. Locally it is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Plot: save the world, man versus machine, computers and web, technology gone awry, imaginary, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, soldier, rivalry, survival, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 751
Wicked City (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the popular Japanese sci-fi comic strip, "Wicked City" is about a futuristic Hong Kong on the verge of a take over by the Reptoids--ruthless monsters disguised as humans. They work amongst us, they live within us and their destiny ...
Style: serious, bleak, atmospheric, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, superhuman powers, life is a bitch, legends and myths, uncover truth, androids and robots, master villain, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, chaos, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 1K
Arcade (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Alex Manning and her friends decide to visit the local video arcade known as "Dante's Inferno" where a new virtual reality arcade game called "Arcade" is being test marketed by a computer company CEO. However, it soon ...
Style: exciting, scary, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: heroes, imaginary, computers and web, heroic mission, suburban life, mentally unstable, man versus machine, chaos, parallel world, rivalry, rescue, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.4
 2K
Bloodsuckers (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intergalactic vampire hunters. "Buffy" meets "Star Trek" in a "Mad Max" world.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, space travel, spacecraft, vampire slayer, heroic mission, imaginary, escapades, deadly creature, future dystopia, space wars, adventure, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.9
 201
Replikator (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two rival corporations are developing replication technology which would enable the cloning of human tissue. The technology falls into a criminal group. Ludo Ludovic and Kathy Moskow with the help of a cop try to stop the criminals.
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: cloning, future dystopia, contests and competitions, chaos, danger, twins, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, time travel, injustice, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A moon base is destroyed by a spaceship with a cluster of gumballs on its head. Later, at Sea World, dolphins are dying mysteriously. Zigra kidnaps two men and two children (one of whom is a Coke addict - Coca-Cola that is) and starts causing ...
Style: scary, bleak, serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, turtle, giant monster, monster, alien, mad scientist, rescue, experiment gone awry, adventure, deadly creature, dangerous animal, imaginary ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 528
Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chases and races, escapades, deadly creature, androids and robots, space and aliens, heroic mission, benign alien, future dystopia, changing the past or future, dangerous animal, adventure, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
 513
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: serious, rough, bleak, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, crimes, chases and races, save the day, technology gone awry, confined, imaginary, special agents, androids and robots, life is a bitch, terminator, fighting crime ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, astronaut, supernatural, space travel, space and aliens, escapades, man versus machine, imaginary, a.i., experiment gone awry, evil alien, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 4K
Natural City (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two cops, R and Noma, hunt down renegade cyborgs. Cyborgs are used as commandos by the military, as lust objects and for companionship. Normaly they have a limited lifespan of three years but black market technology is being developed to be able to ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, computers and web, androids and robots, future dystopia, rivalry, danger, society, chaos and mayhem, a.i., technology gone awry, man versus machine, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Terminators (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small band of resistance fighters battle the cyborgs that have taken control of the planet.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, killer robot, heroic mission, heroes, chaos and mayhem, technology gone awry, rebellion, rebelliousness, space travel, danger, save the world, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 1K
Joey (1985)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nine year old boy named Joey, who after the tragic death of his father, begins to experience psychic powers such as allowing him to move inanimate objects with his mind, set things on fire, and even communicate with his dead father. However, not ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, telekinesis, supernatural ability, good versus evil, battles, deadly, curses spells and rituals, danger, family in danger, young heroes, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
True Bloodthirst (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vampires and humans live in a future world where they co-exist – barely. Now, both groups find themselves under attack by a new species of super vampire. The surviving humans and vampires join forces to obliterate the vicious man-sized bat ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, chases and races, imaginary, deadly creature, murder, supernatural, heroes, reluctant partners, escapades, heroic mission, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Forbidden Dimensions (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jack Slade was born during a solar eclipse in the year 1980. 18 years later, he finds out he has the ability to travel into the future. He projects himself into the year 2035, where society has been destroyed by a fascist regiment of psychopathic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, survival, save the world, apocalypse, danger, heroes, chaos, mutant, supernatural, life is a bitch, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Something Beneath (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a mysterious black slime oozes up from the plumbing to infiltrate a new conference center, it causes attendees at an environmental convention who come in contact with it to have horrific hallucinations and nightmarish visions of past tragedies. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: priest, decapitation, dog, blood, slime, deadly creature, cons and scams, life is a bitch, imaginary, survival, supernatural, environmentalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 683
Storm Watch (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: America's best player is being pulled in to the ultimate cyber-terror. The game's mastermind has stolen his identity, put him on the FBI's Most Wanted List, and is blackmailing him to take a part in a real twisted plan of world ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, frame up, danger, race against time, deadly, man versus machine, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, chaos, journalism, technology gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.2
 1K
The Vanguard (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, antidote, wilderness, heroic mission, survival, rescue, supernatural, danger, extinction, life is a bitch, deadly creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, super soldier, deadly, battles, technology gone awry, deadly creature, terrorism, danger, soldier ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Day the Earth Stopped (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hundreds of massive intergalactic robots appear in all of the world's major capitals with an ultimatum: Prove the value of human civilization or be destroyed.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, androids and robots, life is a bitch, chaos, mental institution, rivalry, time travel, man versus machine, evil alien, alien encounter, save the world ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 550
Shadowchaser (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the future, a group of terrorists with an android leader storm a hospital when the President's daughter is inside, taking her hostage. To find a way of freeing her, the police decide to consult the architect who designed the building, ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, terrorism, androids and robots, daring rescue, escapades, imaginary, chases and races, heroes, switching roles, crimes, confined, save the day ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.2
 769
Code Red (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A female doctor struggling to find her daughter after a long lost World War II biological weapon explodes on a U.S. military base in Bulgaria, turning people into mutant zombies.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, chases and races, escapades, danger, mutant, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, supernatural, battles, deadly, nazi
Time: 20th century
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.6
 432
Mutant Hunt (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In New York City sometime in the near future, Z, the evil chairman of the Inteltrax Corporation, has taken a small army of cyborgs designed to perform hazardous tasks and altered them to kill humans for pleasure. The inventor of the cyborgs, Dr. ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, martial arts, androids and robots, a.i., technology gone awry, society, mutant, inventions and discoveries, chaos, against the odds, rivalry, man versus machine ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.6
 424
Descendents (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: serious, bleak, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, destiny, future dystopia, deadly, survival, danger, chaos, bounty hunter, heroes, life is a bitch, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.5
 980
A.P.E.X. (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A time-travel experiment in which a robot probe is sent from the year 2073 to the year 1973 goes terribly wrong thrusting one of the project scientists,into a plague ravaged alternate time-line whose war weary inhabitants are locked in a constant ...
Style: serious, futuristic
Plot: time travel, terminator, androids and robots, danger, soldier, chaos, changing the past or future, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, chases and races, bazooka ...
Time: future, year 1973
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%