Movies like Dark Universe

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Dark Universe (1993)
 3.1
 385
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, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, swamp, outer space, female nudity, crash, astronaut, space mission, trapped in space, female journalist, evil alien, space wars, slime, sex scene, graphic violence, transformation, exploitation, alien creature, heroes, supernatural, spacecraft, space and aliens, rescue, dangerous animal, journalism ...
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 scary, suspenseful, serious and cult film films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, heroes, space and aliens, alien and supernatural mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Dark Universe: Deep Space (1988), Creature (1985), Alien Intruder (1993), Watchers II (1990), Alien (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
 958
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, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, bio weapon, monster, technology gone awry, creature feature, outer space, rescue, secret project, alien encounter, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 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: monster, alien, outer space, creature feature, moon, creature, trapped in space, spacecraft, space travel, corpse, space exploration, mining ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
 666
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: exciting, scary, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, extraterrestrial, sadist, computer virus, femme fatale, battles, space travel, alien encounter, rebelliousness, androids and robots, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: future, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, dog, creature feature, creature, experiment gone awry, disorder, mutant, buddies, pets, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.5
 865K
Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, frightening ...
Plot: alien, monster, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, deadly creature, evil alien, spacecraft, female protagonist, survival, alien encounter, alien monster ...
Time: future, 22nd century, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 8K
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: scary, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, monster, creature feature, experiment gone awry, apocalypse, alien, alien abduction, exploitation, serial killer, halloween, extraterrestrial, spacecraft ...
Time: 2040s, year 1992, 21st century, 20th century, future ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.1
 2K
Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, creature feature, cheating girlfriend, exploitation, deadly creature, motorcycle, murder, evil alien, small town, dangerous animal, benign alien ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.8
 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, bleak, suspenseful, surprise ending, cult film
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: moon, outer space, nasa, evil alien, space exploration, monster, astronaut, space shuttle, alien, robot, scientist, moon base ...
Time: 80s, 60s, year 1969
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, alien, space travel, save the world, survival, supernatural, femme fatale, trapped in space, emergency ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
 14K
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: captivating, exciting, suspense, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: swamp, superhero, monster, creature, mutant, mad scientist, laboratory, rescue, good versus evil, superhuman powers, chase, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, washington d.c., europe, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.5
 649
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, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, monster, alien encounter, space wars, cons and scams, escapades, heroes, supernatural, rivalry, benign alien, alien invasion ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
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 ⇓
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: bloody, slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, alien invasion, parasite, creature feature, deadly creature, evil alien, extraterrestrial, violent, body horror, exploitation, supernatural horror ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.8
 986
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 becoming an animal, save the world, soldier, good versus evil, track down, deadly creature, supernatural, swat team, virus, supernatural being, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film, offbeat
Plot: monster, female nudity, nasa, evil alien, extraterrestrial, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, graphic violence, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, parallel world, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: suspense, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: monster, evil alien, invasion, sheriff, alien, spacecraft, creature, fishing, army, newlywed, grandparent grandchild relationship, baby ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 397
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, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, supernatural, escapades, animal life, alien encounter, violence, alien, monster, ufo, murder, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, erotic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien, monster, pregnancy, outer space, evil alien, female nudity, rape, murder, space and aliens, creature feature, cave, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, epic, stylized
Plot: superhero, outer space, spacecraft, rescue, good versus evil, escapades, master villain, changing the past or future, mad scientist, benign alien, adventure, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 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: exciting, scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, deadly virus, infected, good versus evil, save the world, escapades, rivalry, dark humor, master warrior, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, giant spider, spider, evil alien, mad scientist, monster, save the world, experiment gone awry, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly creature, mutant ...
Time: 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: serious, rough, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, crimes, supernatural, teenage life, small town, violence, mind control, killer, monster, beach ...
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, tense, suspenseful, captivating, splatter
Plot: giant spider, escapades, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, space and aliens, chaos, heroes, space travel, alien encounter, monster, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 1K
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, evil alien, small town, creature feature, alien parasite, alien possession, alien, factory, transformation, forest, mind control, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ 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: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dracula, outer space, space and aliens, space travel, one man army, good versus evil, deadly creature, survival, rescue, master villain, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, 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 ⇓
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, hidden identity, alien encounter, chaos, impostor, survival, alien, monster, invasion, small town, alien monster, conspiracy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 2.7
 767
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, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, creature feature, dinosaur, shark, octopus, mutant, environmentalism, disorder, breeding, supernatural, rivalry, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistory, 20th century, 70s
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.0
 835
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: dinosaur, heroes, evil alien, dangerous animal, escapades, soldier, space travel, apocalypse, space and aliens, global warming, disaster, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 294
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: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, parody ...
Plot: mars, chaos, space and aliens, dangerous animal, escapades, monster, alien, space exploration, misfit, corpse, cat, computer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%