Movies like Happy End 2009

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Happy End (2009)
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Happy End (2009)
Original name: Les Derniers jours du monde
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Robinson, appropriately named as we will soon discover, is on vacation in Biarritz with his wife. What follows is the story behind the loss of his arm, a story that becomes increasingly bizarre and eventually apocalyptic, leading us down a narrative path of labyrinthine complexity. The resulting film is an extraordinary feat of imagination and daring, set against the backdrop of a world on the verge of destruction.
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, offbeat, non-linear
Plot: apocalypse, virus, poison, contamination, couple relations, on the road, obsession, love and romance, track down, fall in love, couples, chases and races, chaos, war, vacation, french, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, love, end of the world, death, female nudity, suicide, snow, radiation ...
Place: france, spain, europe

Most similar movies to Happy End

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, bleak and futuristic films with plots about danger, chaos, apocalypse, future dystopia, escapades, chases and races and society mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Happy End: Madrigal (2007), Habitat (1997), Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010), Doomsday Prophecy (2011), Swerve (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Madrigal (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Cuba
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Javier is an actor with an affinity for writing. When he begins his love story with Luisita, he does not know where the truth begins and ends. Fifteen years later he has converted his story into literature that relates his tragic love story in a ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, surreal, mind bending ...
Plot: surrealism, actor's life, love affair, love triangle, couple relations, couples, love and romance, fall in love, romance, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2020s
Place: latin america, cuba, spain
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Habitat (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In order to combat the damage caused by the depletion of the ozone layer, maverick biologist Hank Symes unleashes his most ambitious experiment to date: accelerated evolution. Unfortunately, this not only causes the authorities to take notice, but ...
Style: futuristic, serious
Plot: environmentalism, androids and robots, save the world, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, society, superhuman powers, obsession, teenage life, youth, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
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100%
Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of archaeologists dig up a human skeleton near the historical monument of STONEHENGE, an ancient piece of machinery hidden beneath the bedrock is discovered. Not knowing what it could be the workers accidentally trigger the mechanism ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, ancient mystery, adventure, stonehenge, obsessive quest, danger, chaos, escapades, race against time, save the world, catastrophe, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Doomsday Prophecy (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Doomsday Prophecy is a 2011 sci-fi disaster television film by Jason Bourque starring Jewel Staite, Alan Dale and A.J. Buckley.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prophet, end of the world, save the world, chaos, apocalypse, race against time, danger, ancient mystery, escapades, doomsday, chases and races, anti heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa, bulgaria, seattle washington, seattle, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 57
Swerve (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: In a future post-apocalyptic California, the new frontier is a vast nano-contaminated Zone cut off from the all-connected Grid and the ceaseless flows of bodies and information outside its borders. Only the insane or criminal would venture into this ...
Style: serious, surreal, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: life is a bitch, mad scientist, future dystopia, kidnapping, chaos, technophobia, contamination, society, crimes, apocalypse, disorder, philosophy ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Quarantine (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a futuristic society being decimated by plague, a fascist movement seizes power and quarantines not only the plague victims, but anyone related to them. Rebels trying to assassinate a particularly reactionary senator stumble onto a computer ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, plague, concentration camp, quarantine, infection, virus, cyberpunk, contamination, disease, society, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
4:44 Last Day on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Switzerland, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A look at how a painter and a successful actor spend their last day together before the world comes to an end.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, disturbing, contemplative ...
Plot: apocalypse, couples, couple relations, introspection, sexual relations, danger, chaos, global warming, apartment, friendship, end of the world, one day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Wild Blue Yonder (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Austria, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien narrates the story of his dying planet, his and his people's visitations to Earth and Earth's self-made demise, while human astronauts in space are attempting to find an alternate planet for surviving humans to live on.
Style: serious, bleak, stylized, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, alien, save the planet, prodigy, space travel, apocalypse, adventure, space and aliens, save the world, chaos, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Zenith (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a hellish future where human beings have become stupefied by the state of permanent happiness they have been genetically altered to experience, Jack offers relief via drugs that cause his customers the welcome phenomenon of pain. But when Jack ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending, surreal, serious ...
Plot: mind game, conspiracy, investigation, uncover truth, track down, obsession, life is a bitch, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mutant World (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A decade after a disastrous meteor impact wipes out most of society, a group of survivalists emerge to find themselves on a twisted version of the old Earth, with a nascent society besieged by vicious marauders, ferocious mutants, and the dreadful ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, survival, danger, deadly, chaos, deadly creature, apocalypse, future dystopia, escapades, imaginary, supernatural, graphic violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 102
Index Zero (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 2035, United States of Europe. Some humans are not sustainable anymore.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, stylized ...
Plot: survival, against the odds, chaos, social decay, escapades, fighting the system, rebellion, danger, life is a bitch, future dystopia, on the road, wilderness ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Ghost from the Machine (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wildly grief-stricken over the accidental death of his parents, young techno-geek Cody (Sasha Andreev) cobbles together an electrical device that he hopes will bring the spirits of mom and dad back from beyond the grave. But the machine's power ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, obsession, danger, inventions and discoveries, technology gone awry, disorder, ghost, supernatural, family relations, death, car accident, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
 538
Encrypt (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 2068, the ozone layer is gone and the world is a wasteland. A band of mercenaries attempt to break into a Estate that is guarded by a automated defence system called "Encrypt" in order to steal priceless artwork.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, survival, future dystopia, chaos, life is a bitch, escapades, androids and robots, apocalypse, man versus machine, soldier, society, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
These Final Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What would you do on the last day on Earth? With the end of the world only hours away, the self-absorbed James heads to the ultimate party-to-end-all-parties. On his way there, he saves the life of a young girl named Rose who is searching ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, emotional, road movie ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, party, race against time, life is a bitch, on the road, chaos, redemption, little girl, escapades, chases and races, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Parts Per Billion (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The interwoven stories of three couples which are forced to make life altering decisions in the face of a disastrous war. Inspired and sometimes blinded by their love, Len, Mia, Andy, Esther, Anna and Erik are as flawed and beautiful as any of the ...
Style: bleak, emotional, serious, suspense, gloomy
Plot: survival, chaos, virus, couple relations, apocalypse, danger, deadly, love and romance, couples, war, fiance fiancee relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Dark Space (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College friends Devin, Jack, Shelly, Kristy, Shaun, and Flower rent a spacecraft to autopilot them to Centauri Five for a holiday break. Impatient over the rental agency restricting the ship’s speed to 10x, Devin and the others convince Shaun to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, danger, distant planet, running for your life, spaceship crash, death, graphic violence, chases and races, camera shot of bare feet ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 488
Sci-fighters (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A renegade police officer tracks a rapist spreading a deadly virus around 2009 Boston.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, race against time, danger, mutant, chaos, rivalry, law enforcement, save the world, track down, deadly, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: future, near future
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last Days of Man on Earth (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After the death of his Nobel Prize-winning father, billionaire physicist Jerry Cornelius becomes embroiled in the search for the mysterious "Final Programme", developed by his father. The programme, a design for a perfect, self-replicating ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, offbeat, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, rescue, satire, catastrophe, love affair, space travel, heroic mission, chases and races, prodigy, adventure, society, man versus machine ...
Time: future
Place: london, england, europe, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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For the Good of Others (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Diego is a doctor so used to working in extreme situations that he has immunized himself to others' pain. He has switched off from his work, his partner and his commitment as a father. Over the course of a disturbing meeting, Diego is ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: hospital, supernatural, doctors and patients, memory loss, intrigue, couple relations, estrangement, rivalry, doctor, society, supernatural ability, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Annihilation Earth (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two scientists fight to save the planet after a group of terrorists destroy a particle accelerator.
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: apocalypse, technology gone awry, chaos, danger, race against time, terrorism, catastrophe, destruction, scientist, save the planet, distopia, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, switzerland, barcelona, geneva switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last Battle (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The plot explores the devastation of civilization and issues of brutality, hostility and isolation. Pierre Jolivet stars as the main character (identified only as "The Man" in the end credits) who is menaced by "The Brute" ...
Style: bleak, stylized, atmospheric, experimental, serious ...
Plot: survival, battles, isolation, distopia, chaos, nuclear holocaust, danger, society, confined, life is a bitch, graphic violence, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, california, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
It's All About Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Canada, Spain, USA, Japan, Sweden, UK, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of two lovers and their attempts to save their relationship in a near-future world on the brink of cosmic collapse. John, and world-famous ice skating star, Elena, are about to sign divorce papers when they realise that, in spite of ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, philosophical, enigmatic, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cloning, apocalypse, lovers on the run, romance, chaos, future dystopia, couple relations, danger, life is a bitch, estrangement, airport, divorce ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Memoirs of a Survivor (1981)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the acclaimed novel by Doris Lessing, this dystopian science fiction tale concerns a woman struggling to make her way in a post-apocalyptic society. D (Julie Christie) is living in a city that's at the point of collapse following a ...
Style: offbeat, bleak, futuristic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: survival, time travel, distopia, gang, kids in trouble, chaos, technology gone awry, apocalypse, city life, teenage life, social decay, urban ...
Time: future, 19th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Time Travelers (1964)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A time travel experiment that was supposed to produce a window into time turns out to be a portal instead. One of the experimenters steps through into a not-too-distant-future world that has been destroyed by nuclear war. Some of the others follow, ...
Style: exciting, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, portal, parallel world, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia, technology gone awry, chaos, environmentalism, society, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, future, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Idaho Transfer (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A crew of young researchers escape into the future to avoid the shutdown of their project. They find that some type of 'eco-crisis' disaster has de-populated the area around their lab (in rural Idaho) and, by implication, the nation or ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, offbeat, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, life is a bitch, society, adventure, misfit, androids and robots, chases and races, imaginary, save the world, changing the past or future, mentally unstable, catastrophe ...
Time: future
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.1
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Bigfoot Wars (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After the sheriff of the small town of Boggy Creek receives reports of attacks from a vicious beast bearing resemblance to the legendary Sasquatch, he enlists the help of an expert survivalist (The Outsider's C. Thomas Howell) and sets out to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: bigfoot, escapades, dangerous animal, danger, battles, track down, small town, deadly, human versus animal, standoff, showdown, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: France. A near and probable future. The Sisterhood of Metacontrol governs Europe. Angeline, an exemplary and irreproachable citizen has just joined the order... But her relationship with a special man, Nono, will make her question profoundly the ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: feminism, forbidden love, distopia, totalitarian regime, sexism, escape, political repression, self sacrifice, love, dehumanization, male female relationship, chastity ...
Time: future
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Damnation Alley (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A small group of survivors at a military installation who survived World War 3 attempt to drive across the desolate wasteland to where they hope more survivors are living. Hopefully their specially built vehicles will protect them against the ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear holocaust, catastrophe, danger, survival, apocalypse, on the road, desert, post apocalypse, cockroach, scorpion, motorcycle, post nuclear ...
Time: future, 70s, near future
Place: usa, new york, detroit, las vegas, salt lake city utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Without Warning (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A television program is interupted by a news network announcing that three meteors have hit the United States, France and China. At first it seems natural but after interviews by scientists and eyewitness seems to suggest that it is not. Three more ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, journalism, misfit, race against time, anti heroes, heroes, space and aliens, danger, benign alien, adventure, space travel, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Johnny 2.0 (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Dr. Johnny Dalton awakens, after being beaten by a group of eco-terrorists who were vandalizing his lab at biotech firm Azina, his business partner Frank Donahue tells him him that 15 years have passed and Johnny is merely a clone of himself. ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: clones, coma, cyberpunk, imaginary, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, androids and robots, on the run, a.i., space and aliens, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%