Movies like Dark Universe

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Dark Universe (1993)
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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, creating a situation which threatens contagion and/or death to all who encounter the shuttle or its mutated pilot.
Style: scary, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, space and aliens, supernatural, heroes, spacecraft, journalism, dangerous animal, good versus evil, danger, chases and races, imaginary, escapades, gory, deadly, rivalry, rescue, alien encounter, slime, outer space, alien, monster, female nudity, sex scene, crash ...
Place: usa, florida

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Most similar movies to Dark Universe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, deadly, supernatural and alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Dark Universe: Deep Space (1988), Creature (1985), Alien Intruder (1993), Watchers II (1990), Nightbeast (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, bio weapon, rescue, mutant, alien encounter, technology gone awry, deadly, rivalry, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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100%
 4.3
 4K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, monster, alien, planet, space wars, alien encounter, distant planet, gory, imaginary, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 611
Alien Intruder (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the year 2022, a group of convicts sentenced to life in prison are led on a mission into uncharted deep space by Commander Skyler (Williams) to salvage a lost ship. As incentive to go on this dangerous mission, the convicts are given the ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, contests and competitions, supernatural, space and aliens, world war two, battles, computer virus, space travel, alien encounter, rebelliousness, adventure, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 1K
Watchers II (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, chases and races, heroes, danger, imaginary, buddies, pets, escapades, profanity, strong violent content, gory, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.2
 2K
Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, small town, murder, alien, monster, motorcycle, cheating girlfriend, benign alien, imaginary, supernatural, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.1
 7K
Critters 4 (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, explosion, outer space, shower, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, misfit, dangerous animal, escapades, heroes, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, 2040s, year 1992 ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.9
 3K
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
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, moon, nasa, spacecraft, evil alien, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, danger, space wars, alien encounter, androids and robots ...
Time: 80s, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, bleak, exciting, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: rescue, vampire, spacecraft, mars, alien, space travel, survival, deadly, danger, save the world, supernatural, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1990, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 2.6
 596
Alien Species (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Huge Motherships from an alien species sneak ominously into orbit around Earth. Lethal bat-winged fighters descend on the planet. Citizens are abducted. Homes are destroyed. The invasion has begun! A small town sheriff, two deputies and a professor ...
Style: scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, deadly, supernatural, benign alien, escapades, danger, chases and races, imaginary, heroes, space wars, cons and scams ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, mutant, evil alien, astronaut, escapades, supernatural, space travel, danger, experiment gone awry, disorder, nasa, battles ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, monster, alien invasion, evil alien, anti hero, gory, teenage life, heroic mission, alien encounter, outer space, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.9
 943
War Wolves (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jack Ford leads a special forces unit back to the United States to hunt down Jake Gabriel, a soldier who has been infected with the werewolf virus that turns man into wolf. Little does Jack know that three of the female soldiers serving in his unit ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Plot: werewolf, human becomes animal, human becoming an animal, save the world, track down, good versus evil, chases and races, danger, deadly creature, soldier, virus, swat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 1K
Shadowzone (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After someone is killed in the subterranean project called "Shadowzone," a NASA captain is called in to investigate. In the project, sleeping subjects are induced into a deep EDS state whereby they become portals to a parallel universe. ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film
Plot: nasa, evil alien, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), gory, disorder, chaos, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, parallel world, strong violent content, profanity ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, evil alien, mad scientist, small town, save the world, experiment gone awry, danger, amateur detective, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, chaos ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 372
Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, gory, survival, danger, alien encounter, escapades, supernatural, animal life, deadly, violence, chases and races, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Creeping Terror (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A newlywed sheriff tries to stop a shambling monster that has emerged from a spaceship to eat people.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: spacecraft, sheriff, monster, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, destiny, alien encounter, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, save the world ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 2K
Helldriver (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Stilling reeling from the events of a zombie apocalypse, a young woman, along with a group of allies, makes her way across a dystopian Japan in search of her mother, the Zombie Queen.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, gory, deadly virus, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, chases and races, danger, supernatural, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Purple Death from Outer Space (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Edited version of the 1940 Universal serial "Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe", released in a syndication package to TV in 1966.
Style: suspenseful, epic, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, superhero, time travel, heroic mission, space travel, plague, space wars, adventure, mad scientist, future dystopia, alien encounter ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Crawling Hand (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an astronaut space capsule is detonated in orbit, a teenager finds a severed arm among wreckage on earth. Soon the thing returns to life to murder and posses the young man's mind.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, deadly, danger, crimes, supernatural, teenage life, small town, beach, severed arm, disembodied hand ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense, splatter
Plot: chaos, space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, space travel, alien encounter, heroes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Horror Planet (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A crew of interplanetary archaeologists is threatened when an alien creature impregnates one of their members, causing her to turn homicidal and murder them one by one.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy, murder, alien, evil alien, disorder, gory, escapades, save the world, deadly creature, babies and infants, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.1
 6K
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: suspenseful, gothic, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dracula, imaginary, one man army, good versus evil, space and aliens, deadly, space travel, outer space, ship, survival, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.3
 894
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, alien, semen, factory, survival, alien encounter, profanity, human host, small town life, escapades, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, captivating ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, good versus evil, race against time, save the day, escapades, supernatural, deadly, danger, master warrior, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.0
 780
Heatstroke (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An ex-model teams up with a soldier to thwart aliens who are propelling global warming to make Earth habitable for their species
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: heroes, space travel, deadly, escapades, soldier, dangerous animal, evil alien, danger, apocalypse, space and aliens, gory, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.4
 274
Interplanetary (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine men and women, employees of Interplanetary Corporation, live and work on Mars. Their days aren't particularly interesting, much less exciting, until they are assaulted by a murderous band of strangers and a seemingly unstoppable alien ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, parody ...
Plot: deadly, danger, dangerous animal, escapades, space and aliens, chaos, mars, monster, alien, misfit, gory, held at gunpoint ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
They Are Among Us (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film concerns a sleepy town that is populated mostly by aliens who have been pretending to be humans for a lengthy period of time in order to eventually strip the planet of resources they need to live.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, danger, hidden identity, imaginary, chaos, deadly, impostor, small town, survival, conspiracy, sexual content ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.8
 700
Monster (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rural Colombian village is attacked by a horrible sea serpent, aroused by industrial pollution of a nearby lake. Based on a real event that took place in June of 1971.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, monster, deadly, rivalry, escapades, investigation, dangerous animal, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, village life, countryside, danger ...
Time: 20th century, prehistory, 70s
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.7
 6K
Laserblast (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Loner teenager Billy Duncan (Kim Milford) stumbles across a lost alien ray gun while wandering the desert one day. Billy uses the destructive weapon to get revenge on his enemies, but quickly finds himself beginning to turn into a violent, alien ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, bleak ...
Plot: desert, mutation, exploding car, alien, spacecraft, pinball machine, machine gun, evil alien, vengeance, teenage life, alien encounter, battles ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.8
 314
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, rough, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, terrorism, confined, good versus evil, superhuman powers, escapades, ghost, heroes, danger, imaginary, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%