Movies like Escape from Mars

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Escape from Mars (1999)
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Escape from Mars (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five astronauts make the first manned trip to Mars, in the second decade of the 21st century. They must battle and overcome inferior computer components, corporate greed and indifference, their own personal problems, as well as the surprises that The Red Planet has in store for them
Plot: outer space, mars, astronaut, space exploration, mission, female astronaut, meteor shower, escape, gas mask, woman wearing a gas mask
Time: 2010s

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Most similar movies to Escape from Mars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, futuristic and suspenseful films with plots about outer space, spacecraft, astronaut, space travel, alien, mars and space and aliens mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Escape from Mars: Mission Mars (1968), Empire of Danger (2004), Star Quest: The Odyssey (2009), The Day Mars Invaded Earth (1962), Northstar (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 254
Mission Mars (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three American astronauts who land on Mars discover the body of a frozen Russian cosmonaut and a mysterious talking orb.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rocket, outer space, astronaut, mars, death ray, spacecraft, stock footage, planet, evil alien, alien, crew, journey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Empire of Danger (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A newly designed spacecraft capable of going through time is sent to Mars to rescue a crew previously lost on Mars. The ship is sent through the past but to the wrong time, years later than the first crew. Once they land on Mars, the crew finds that ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, exciting
Plot: outer space, tomb, spacecraft, space travel, time travel, astronaut, princess, mars, alien planet, time warp
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Star Quest: The Odyssey (2009)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: At the end of mankind's greatest battle, empires will crumble, alliances will form, enemies will rise and heroes will fall. World's will end, and a new journey will begin.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, twists and turns, futuristic, humorous ...
Plot: space opera, outer space, star trek, space wars, time travel, teamwork, space travel, alien planet, captain, adventure, space and aliens, space station ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Day Mars Invaded Earth (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Martians replace scientist & his family to pave way for invasion.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: family relations, mars, outer space, alien invasion, christmas, mansion, scientist, martian, alien, estranged couple
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.3
 162
Northstar (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An astronaut's ship passes through a strange magnetic field on its way back to Earth, and when he emerges from it after landing, he finds he has acquired superhuman powers and a super-genius IQ.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: superhuman, transformation, contact lens, scientist, astronaut, genius, super strength, supernatural power, outer space
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.4
 535
The Stranger (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV series pilot (series never launched). After a freak mishap, an astronaut finds himself on an almost precise copy of Earth (right down to the Plymouth cars). However, this planet has three moons, and is run by an Orwellian government called The ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: astronaut, explosion, helicopter crash, left handedness, parallel world, on the run, crash landing, dictatorship, free speech, alternate reality, exploding helicopter, doppelganger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Kraa! The Sea Monster (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Lord Doom, evil master of Proyas, the Dark Planet, sends Kraa the Sea Monster to Earth as part of his plan to dominate the galaxy. To keep the meddling hands of the Planet Patrol out of his scheme, he incapacitates their nearby space station. ...
Plot: outer space, alien, sea monster, midget, evil plot, biker, space station
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Red Faction: Origins (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the year 2125, Alec Mason led the Martian Colonies to freedom in the hit action game Red Faction: Guerrilla. Now, Syfy and THQ are teaming up to continue the saga of conflict on Mars 25 years later in an all-new Original Movie, Red Faction: ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, mars, space and aliens, survival, abduction, military, soldier, outer space, heroes, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, rebelliousness ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Farewell to the Planet of the Apes (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A television movie made from two segments of the TV Series Planet of the Apes (1974), Planet of the Apes: Tomorrow's Tide (1974) and Planet of the Apes: Up Above the World So High (1974).
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monkey, ape, post apocalypse, ape man, astronaut, gorilla, chimpanzee, orangutan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mindgame Trilogy (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sequel to "Mindgame" (1998) which follows the fate of the three prisoners after their escape from their asteroid prison cell. Sontaran Sarg faces death against overwhelming odds on a desolate battleground, Draconian Merq faces trial after ...
Style: low-budget, based on cult tv series, anthology
Plot: time travel, escape, zoo, capture, trapped, alien, pilot, outer space, spacecraft, doctor who, flashback sequence
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 81
The Moon (1965)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Science fiction/documentary film about man's voyages to the moon.
Plot: moon, spacecraft, space exploration, spacesuit, space travel, outer space
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 2K
Hangar 18 (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a Space Shuttle mission a satellite rams a unidentified flying object. The UFO afterwards performs an emergency landing in the deserts of Arizona. However the White House denies it's existence because of the near presidential elections. ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, based on supposedly true story, psychotronic ...
Plot: alien, investigation, ufo, nasa, dishonesty, space and aliens, uncover truth, political conspiracy, secret place, satellite, campaign, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, future
Place: arizona, las vegas, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.6
 4K
3022 (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of astronauts living in the haunting emptiness of deep space awakens to find earth has suffered an extinction-level event.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, futuristic, visually appealing ...
Plot: survival, trapped in space, astronaut, suicide, spacecraft, planet earth, life support, space station, space shuttle, deep space, space travel, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Doomsday Machine (1972)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Spies discover that the Red Chinese have built a "doomsday machine" capable of destroying the surface of the Earth, and that they plan to use it within a matter of days. Meanwhile, Project Astra, a manned U.S. space mission to Venus, is in ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zero gravity, woman with glasses, fountain, nuclear war, space travel, german shepherd, spacewalk, press conference, hysteria, explosive decompression, punched in the face, laboratory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 2K
Android (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Dr .Daniel and his shy assistant Max lead a quiet life on their space station, carrying out illegal research on androids, until they receive an unwelcome visit from three fugitives one of whom is female. Both Dr. Daniel and Max ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids, space station, escape, runaway, spacecraft, androids and robots, mad scientist, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry, disorder, chaos ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Battle of the Stars (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A spaceship investigates an out-of-control planet and discovers a computer that controls an underground civilization.
Plot: spacecraft, press conference, computer, astronaut, possession, planet, disintegration, radioactivity, video, female astronaut, engineer, robot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 1.7
 364
Defcon 2012 (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On October 30, 2009 an independent filmmaker and his cast and crew are reported missing a month before the release of their controversial film predicting the end of the world. Authorities have reason to believe the film's 2012 doomsday scenario ...
Plot: telepath, post apocalypse, spacecraft
Time: 2010s, year 2012
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Rise of the Robots (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: What would you do if you were a Robot and didn't even know it? Take a trip down memory lane and relive a classic robot Sci-Fi film straight from the past using your modern technology devices. The last four human beings will have to fight to ...
Plot: robot, technology, ufo, outer space, stoner
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Spaceflight IC-1 (1965)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
Story: In the year 2015, a spaceship, the IC-1, travels through outer space looking for a suitable planet to settle on. The commander, Captain Ralston, is stern and brutal in which one cadet, Steven, plots a revolt to turn the leadership of the command ...
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, talking head, suspended animation, distopia, retribution, murder, space colony, telepathy, claustrophobia, funeral, suicide ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 23K
The Black Hole (1979)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering near a black hole. The ship is controlled ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, black hole, mad scientist, adventure, astronaut, killer robot, space station, escapades, danger, heroic mission, robot ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Treachery and Greed on the Planet of the Apes (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A television movie made from two segments of the TV Series Planet of the Apes (1974), Planet of the Apes: The Horse Race (1974) and Planet of the Apes: The Tyrant (1974).
Plot: post apocalypse, astronaut, horse race, ape man, human
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Girl from Mars (1991)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young girl who has telekinetic powers also claims to be a visitor from Mars. The girl's father and a scientist who has befriended her try to discern exactly who she is and what is happening.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: space and aliens, environmentalism, benign alien, goofy hero, heroes, danger, youth, adventure, androids and robots, getting home, save the world, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The War of the Planets: The Flight of the Moths (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 3000, the nuclear war that has ravaged planet Earth 500 years earlier seems almost a distant memory. A new greener and bluer world flourished from the ashes of the old, a new world has been taken over by giant moths.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: butterfly, survival, humanoid, planet earth, napoleon, outer space, moth, empire, power, world war two, military
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.6
 256
Tom and Lola (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Their immune systems tragically damaged at birth, Tom and Lola are two beautiful children forever isolated in plastic bubbles. But neither cold urethane nor chillier hospital technicians can keep down the beguiling spirit of these indomitable ...
Plot: hospital, escape, childbirth, freezer, doghouse, friendship, isolation, curiosity, house, telescope, cutting hair, watching sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 4K
Clara (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An astronomer becomes obsessed with searching the cosmos for signs of life beyond Earth which leads to a shocking discovery.
Style: breathtaking, exciting, enigmatic, light, romanticism ...
Plot: astronomer, professor, outer space, search, space and aliens, universe, scientist, alternate universe, scientific discovery, parallel universe, scientific research, obsession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Strange New World (1975)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a group of scientists living in a space ship wake up from a hibernation state and come back to an apocalyptic Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, scientist, cloning, immortality, astronaut, bio dome, biosphere, failed pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Special Report: Journey to Mars (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When the world's first spaceship is close to its goal (Mars), the TV-network GNN begins its live coverage of the last two hours of the mission and then the problems start. The landing-computer malfunctions, the captain Eugene Slader gets very ...
Plot: space travel, sabotage, spacecraft, outer space, mars
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Back to the Planet of the Apes (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three twentieth century astronauts travel through a time warp and crash on Earth in 3085 A.D.. One of the astronauts is killed in the impact, and the two survivors, Alan Virdon and Pete Burke, find that they have returned to an Earth where their ...
Style: psychotronic, futuristic
Plot: post apocalypse, ape, orangutan, simian fiction, time travel, chase, chimpanzee, gorilla, astronaut, monkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, alien, save the planet, space and aliens, prodigy, save the world, adventure, space travel, apocalypse, chaos, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 302
Earth II (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a space station dubbed Earth II is built for the purpose of scientific research and world peace. However, that peace is shattered when the Chinese send up a nuclear bomb that is orbiting just a few miles away from the station. ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: space station, spacewalk, outer space, escapades, save the world, danger, heroes, space and aliens, space wars, space travel, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%