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: 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, evil alien, outer space, alien, monster, female nudity, sex scene, crash, graphic violence ...
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 escapades, danger, heroes, deadly, supernatural, space and aliens and rivalry mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Dark Universe: Creature (1985), Alien Intruder (1993), Swamp Thing (1982), Critters 4 (1992), Nightbeast (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
 3K
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, planet, alien, monster, evil alien, alien encounter, space wars, distant planet, gory, imaginary, escapades, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 545
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, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, rescue, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, chases and races, femme fatale, danger, androids and robots, battles, computer virus, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 13K
Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, mutant, superhero, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, rivalry, superhuman powers, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, europe, holland, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, shower, explosion, outer space, alien, experiment gone awry, disorder, escapades, heroes, danger, misfit, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 2040s ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.1
 1K
Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, small town, monster, alien, violence, murder, motorcycle, cheating girlfriend, benign alien, dangerous animal, deadly, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, blood, save the world, survival, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1990
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 716
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, alien, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 3K
Moontrap (1989)
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: moon, outer space, nasa, spacecraft, chases and races, man versus machine, save the world, danger, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1969, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 2.5
 528
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: rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, benign alien, heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly, space wars, cons and scams ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.9
 904
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: human becomes animal, werewolf, human becoming an animal, save the world, good versus evil, soldier, deadly creature, danger, track down, chases and races, virus, swat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: mutant, astronaut, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, man versus machine, space travel, a.i., mad scientist, experiment gone awry, battles, nasa ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, anti hero, gory, outer space, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 925
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: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, cult film
Plot: nasa, evil alien, strong violent content, profanity, parallel world, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, disorder, gory, chaos, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trapped in space, survival, astronaut, isolation, supernatural, spacecraft, alien encounter, confined, danger, deadly, paranoia, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, mad scientist, small town, evil alien, save the world, experiment gone awry, mutant, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, tense, suspenseful
Plot: imaginary, danger, deadly creature, escapades, rivalry, space and aliens, supernatural, chaos, deadly, heroes, chases and races, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, exciting, semi serious
Plot: spacecraft, superhero, outer space, time travel, heroic mission, space travel, plague, space wars, adventure, escapades, future dystopia, alien encounter ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, good versus evil, one man army, imaginary, ship, survival, space travel, outer space, supernatural, rescue, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, cult film ...
Plot: spacecraft, alien, sheriff, monster, space and aliens, destiny, alien encounter, evil alien, deadly creature, save the world, danger, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 342
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, supernatural, escapades, alien encounter, danger, animal life, deadly, violence, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 1K
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, surreal, scary, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, gory, deadly virus, infected, escapades, chaos and mayhem, danger, save the world, chases and races, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Dead Undead (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 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: zombie, vampire, race against time, good versus evil, supernatural, escapades, save the day, danger, heroes, imaginary, deadly, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy, murder, alien, cons and scams, parents and children, supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, babies and infants, rivalry, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 3.6
 2K
Sabretooth (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Using fossilized DNA, a scientist resurrects one of nature's most fearsome predators, a sabretooth tiger. Scientific ambition turns deadly, however, when the creature escapes and begins savagely stalking its prey - the human race.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, heroes, danger, deadly, gory, tiger, creature feature, catastrophe, chase, brutality, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: mutant, astronaut, evil alien, supernatural, deadly, crimes, danger, teenage life, violence, small town, beach, disembodied hand ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, superhuman powers, super soldier, battles, technology gone awry, terrorism, deadly, danger, deadly creature, soldier ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.7
 302
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, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, terrorism, space and aliens, good versus evil, confined, escapades, ghost, danger, deadly, imaginary, heroes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Space Probe Taurus (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the year 2000 the spaceship Hope One sets off to find new galaxies for colonization. However, an encounter with an alien being and a swarm of meteorites sends the ship streaking off course into a sea of monsters on an uncharted world. Written by ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, alien planet, space and aliens, heroes, battle zone, space travel, mars, officers and cadets, imaginary, escapades, danger, chaos ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.4
 818
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, bed and breakfast, semen, factory, alien, small town life, alien encounter, survival, graphic violence, gory, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, spacecraft, space travel, survival, heroic mission, save the world, deadly creature, deadly, danger, rivalry, race against time, supernatural ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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