Movies like The Dark Side of the Moon

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The Dark Side of the Moon (1990)
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The Dark Side of the Moon (1990)
Original name: The Dark Side of The Moon
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It is the year 2022. A mysterious systems failure causes the crew of a spaceship to be stranded on the dark side of the moon, while rapidly running out of fuel and oxygen. They are surprised to discover a NASA space shuttle floating in space, and board it in the hope of salvaging some supplies. One by one, the crew is possessed and killed, and it is up to Paxton Warner to find the links between the dark side of the moon, the Bermuda Triangle, and the Devil himself.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, slasher, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: supernatural, spacecraft, moon, space marine, mystery, isolation, escapades, good versus evil, confined, technology gone awry, monster, ufo, trapped, devil, coma, demonic possession, trapped in space, space and aliens, heroes, female nudity, seduction, fire, occult, deception, save the world ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to The Dark Side of the Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, heroes, supernatural, deadly creature and space and aliens mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like The Dark Side of the Moon: Moontrap (1988), New Alcatraz (2001), Queen of Blood (1966), True Bloodthirst (2012), Dracula 3000 (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Moontrap (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending, cult film
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: moon, nasa, post apocalypse, space exploration, monster, alien invasion, terminator, spacecraft, astronaut, space shuttle, alien, scientist ...
Time: 80s, 60s, year 1969
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100%
 3.4
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New Alcatraz (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Paleontologist Robert Trenton (Dean Cain) is called to Northeastern Antarctica near the Indian Ocean to help the FBI build an underground maximum-security military base and prison for the world's most dangerous criminals and terrorists. The ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, prison, survival, deadly creature, confined, ancient mystery, isolation, monster, winter, escape, animal attack, creature feature ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, antarctic, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Queen of Blood (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it's evident they have rescued a bloodsucking monster.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: vampire, rescue, mars, spacecraft, supernatural, alien, space travel, save the world, survival, femme fatale, space and aliens, trapped in space ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, heroic mission, murder, rivalry, deadly creature, track down, escapades, monster, reluctant partners, heroes, partners ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 2.1
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Dracula 3000 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the year 3000, the deep space salvage ship Mother III locates the vanished starship Demeter in the Carpathian System. Captain Abraham Van Helsing and his crew composed of the blonde assistant Aurora Ash; the crippled navigator Arthur "The ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dracula, vampire, supernatural, space and aliens, space travel, one man army, good versus evil, deadly creature, survival, rescue, master villain, ship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.8
 1K
Scavengers (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A team of space scavengers discovers superior alien technology that threatens the balance of the known universe. Hotly pursued by a rival crew of intergalactic mercenaries, the Revelator crew must fight through the deepest reaches of space to locate ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, save the world, spacecraft, chase, space wars, chaos, rivalry, heroes, technology gone awry, escapades, woman with a gun, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: chaos, soldier, survival, computers and web, escapades, man versus machine, save the world, technology gone awry, space and aliens, rivalry, battles, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Dark Lurking (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eight remaining survivors of a secret research facility barricade themselves away from a horde of ancient and deadly creatures
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, deadly creature, survival, secret place, experiment gone awry, mutant, isolation, creature feature, virus, alien, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Living Hell (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a top secret Cold War military project an unstoppable, malignant organism who feeds on light and energy is unleashed threatening to destroy everything in it's path.
Style: suspense, serious, rough, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, race against time, supernatural, rivalry, heroes, survival, experiment gone awry, zombie, escapades, government agency, plague ...
Time: contemporary, year 1969, 60s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Devil's Tomb (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, desert, soldier, save the world, survival, heroes, deadly creature, daring rescue, heroic mission, escapades, experiment gone awry, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.2
 56K
Apollo 18 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage ...
Style: scary, suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: astronaut, found footage, moon, alien encounter, nasa, space travel, expedition, moon landing, twists and turns, heroic mission, infection, alien ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, year 1969, year 1972 ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.0
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Crawl or Die (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Earth as we know it is gone. A virus has destroyed the planet and rendered all its women infertile, all but one. An elite team of soldiers are tasked with bringing the woman to safety on the newly habitable Earth Two. But when they are forced ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, survival, chaos, alien, soldier, escapades, confined, distopia, monster, creature, death, evil alien ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.1
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Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, swamp, female journalist, crash, female nudity, astronaut, trapped in space, space mission, space wars, exploitation, graphic violence ...
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Dead Undead (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Good Vampires battle Zombie Vampires while trying to hide their own identity and prevent the infection from spreading.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, race against time, escapades, supernatural, good versus evil, save the day, tough heroes, master warrior, heroes, rivalry, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.6
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Space Marines (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Space pirates, led by diabolical Colonel Fraser, take over a cargo ship carrying anti-matter explosive and an important official. Space marines, led by Captain Gray, must stop their evil plans.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, terrorism, space and aliens, daring rescue, crimes, heroic mission, save the day, adventure, master villain, heroes, save the world, hostage ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.8
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Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, confined, good versus evil, terrorism, heroic mission, custody, ghost, heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Slime City Massacre (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A dirty bomb has decimated New York City s financial district and reduced midtown to a post-apocalyptic nightmare. The neighborhood known as Slime City has been evacuated, except for the homeless, and in the ruins of a soup kitchen four squatters ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, slime, rescue, deadly creature, rivalry, survival, apocalypse, chaos, social misfits, escapades, supernatural, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.4
 4K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, creature, creature feature, planet, alien abduction, extraterrestrial, alien invasion, exploitation, virus, rescue, trapped in space ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 4.2
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Scourge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and the rest of the town ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat
Plot: parasite, survival, mystery, supernatural, violence spree, small town, deadly creature, escapades, small town life, creature feature, fire, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 302K
Alien³ (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alien, human versus alien, evil alien, deadly creature, prison, space travel, survival, cryogenics, monster, redemption, distopia, technology ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.0
 2K
Incubus (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.
Style: slasher, suspense, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, experiment gone awry, psychopath, supernatural, survival, confined, demonic possession, murder, isolation, mystery, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.5
 754
Slayer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite commando squad led by longtime soldier buddies Hawk and Grives run afoul of lethal and powerful vampires in a South American rain forest. Grieves gets turned into a vampire and becomes leader of a savage roving herd. Moreover, Hawk has to ...
Style: suspense, scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, soldier, jungle, heroic mission, survival, supernatural, wilderness, escapades, leadership, deadly creature, monster, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
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: exciting, scary, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: time travel, chaos, tunnel, supernatural, vampire, tough law enforcer, mind game, escapades, zombie, heroes, track down, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 5K
Down (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After the elevators at a New York City skyscraper begin inexplicably malfunctioning, putting its passengers at risk, mechanic Mark Newman (James Marshall) and reporter Jennifer Evans (Naomi Watts) begin separate investigations. Newman gets ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator, mad scientist, mystery, supernatural, mechanic, uncover truth, race against time, journalism, psychopath, disorder, woman in danger, technology gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.5
 4K
Stranded (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Lunar Base Ark explores ore and unexpectedly is hit by a meteor shower and has severe damages. Colonel Gerard Brauchman sends the crewwoman Ava Cameron to repair a wing that is full of CO2. Dr. Lance Krauss warns that the gas may cause paranoia ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, trapped in space, supernatural, spacecraft, isolation, alien encounter, confined, space exploration, paranoia, fear, alien, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Fading of the Cries (2008)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jacob, a young man armed with a deadly sword, saves Sarah, a teenage girl, from Mathias, a malevolent evil that has begun plaguing a small farmland town while in search of an ancient necklace that had belonged to Sarahs Uncle. Jacob sets out to get ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, deadly creature, escapades, demon, small town, chase, supernatural horror, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Silent Warnings (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the accidental death of his cousin Joe Vossimer, the just-graduated electronic engineer Layne Vossimer joins his girlfriend and four friends of them to visit and clean the inherited farm in the country. The local Sheriff Bill Willingham is an ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, mystery, family in danger, teenage life, alien encounter, deadly creature, save the world, rivalry, alien, sheriff, countryside, alien abduction ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: mutant, supernatural, heroes, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, battles, apocalypse, monster, fog, evil alien, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Invaders from Mars (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this attempted remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other townspeople. With the aid of the school nurse the boy ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting, slasher ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, spacecraft, heroic mission, alien encounter, space and aliens, deadly creature, heroes, young heroes, monster, mars, youth ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, evil alien, astronaut, mutant, escapades, supernatural, space travel, battles, disorder, nasa, mad scientist, a.i. ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%