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Galaxy of Terror (1981)
 5.1
 7K
Galaxy of Terror (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: As a lone spaceship proceeds on its long voyage across space, the crew are surprised to encounter a strange pyramid form. Surprise turns to horror as one by one, they discover that their darkest nightmares are all starting to become real. The pyramid has to be behind it all somehow, but how can they save themselves from its influence?
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, bleak, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien, monster, spacecraft, raped by monster, astronaut, survival, adventure, supernatural, alien encounter, cons and scams, space and aliens, danger, rescue, alien possession, deadly, space travel, alien creature, fear, unhappy ending, male protagonist, threat to kill, plot twist, tentacle, sexual pleasure ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Galaxy of Terror

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature, space and aliens and alien mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Galaxy of Terror: Alien (1979), Horror Planet (1981), Creature (1985), Pitch Black (2000), Moontrap (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
 784K
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, captivating, suspenseful, frightening, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, monster, outer space, evil alien, deadly creature, spacecraft, alien encounter, alien monster, scientist, fear ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, cons and scams, heroic mission, escapades, save the world, deadly creature, babies and infants, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, monster, alien, planet, deadly, alien encounter, space wars, distant planet, gory, heroes, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 225K
Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, the marooned passengers soon learn that escaped convict Riddick isn't the only thing they have to fear. Deadly creatures lurk in the shadows, waiting to attack in the dark, and the planet is ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, dark hero, monster, one man army, space travel, alien encounter, mysterious planet, survival, outer space, anti hero, tough heroes, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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, evil alien, danger, heroes, androids and robots, man versus machine, space wars, alien encounter, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1969, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, spacecraft, space travel, survival, heroic mission, save the world, deadly, deadly creature, race against time, supernatural, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, predator, small town, survival, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, space and aliens, heroic mission, save the world, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: vampire, rescue, spacecraft, mars, alien, space travel, blood, survival, danger, save the world, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1990, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 2.5
 974
Raging Sharks (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oceanic observation station is in desperate trouble after a sudden shark attack wrecked the oxygen supply. The accompanying ship, a coast guard cruiser, and other ships in and around the Bermuda triangle are attacked as well. The US Navy sends a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, monster, scientist, shark, creature feature, experiment, murder, killer shark, shark attack, diving, fear ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.2
 2K
The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, ocean, isolation, survival, deadly creature, danger, confined, forces of nature, escapades, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ 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: mutant, evil alien, astronaut, space travel, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, man versus machine, experiment gone awry, disorder, zombie, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A moon base is destroyed by a spaceship with a cluster of gumballs on its head. Later, at Sea World, dolphins are dying mysteriously. Zigra kidnaps two men and two children (one of whom is a Coke addict - Coca-Cola that is) and starts causing ...
Style: serious, offbeat, bleak, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, monster, alien, turtle, giant monster, heroes, deadly creature, imaginary, space and aliens, rescue, adventure, evil alien ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.7
 2K
Breeders (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An otherwordly perpetrator has been attacking female virgins in Manhattan. As Dr. Pace and Detective Andriotti work together to identify the strange organic materials found on the women, the victims begin arising in a trance and leaving the hospital.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: raped by monster, alien, woman in danger, impregnation, rape, investigation, supernatural, transformation, monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), parasite, evil alien ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Forbidden World (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, laboratory, planet, genetics, isolation, dangerous animal, danger, space and aliens, battles, chaos ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.0
 556
Dark Breed (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Captain Saxon, and agent for the top secret Omega agency, has been given the assignment of tracking down and either capturing or killing the crew members of a secret space mission who returned to Earth against orders. It seems that they were all ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rescue, alien, astronaut, save the world, heroic mission, race against time, heroes, against the rules, space travel, danger, deadly, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the ...
Style: exciting, scary, twists and turns, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, deadly creature, save the world, monster, first contact, adventure, apocalypse, evil alien, predator, expedition, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: antarctica, nebraska, nepal, mexico, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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, spacecraft, isolation, supernatural, danger, alien encounter, confined, deadly, evil alien, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 277K
Alien 3 (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, alien, space travel, human versus alien, outer space, suspended animation, redemption, survival, danger, cryogenics, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 3.3
 310
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, ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, escapades, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, supernatural, chases and races, dangerous animal, deadly, space and aliens, rescue ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Anaconda: The Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, survival, dangerous animal, chaos, plague, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly, danger, rescue, obsessive quest, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.9
 794
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, race against time, danger, deadly, gory, mad scientist, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 345
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: rough, bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, gory, deadly, alien encounter, danger, animal life, escapades, supernatural, violence, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, monster, alien, alien invasion, evil alien, heroic mission, alien encounter, outer space, survival, gory, anti hero, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Horror of the Blood Monsters (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three earthlings (John Carradine, Robert Dix, Vicki Volante) leave on a space mission to destroy flesh creatures of a prehistoric lost planet.
Style: offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, plague, vampire, space travel, monster, alien, heroes, zombie, deadly, deadly creature, danger, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.6
 739
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: bio weapon, alien, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.9
 746
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, exciting, serious
Plot: heroes, space travel, evil alien, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, soldier, deadly, apocalypse, space and aliens, gory, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Devil's Tomb (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, desert, soldier, danger, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, deadly, deadly creature, daring rescue, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 27K
Species II (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing ...
Style: scary, futuristic, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, telepathy, femme fatale, evil alien, mars, astronaut, save the world, heroes, space and aliens, transformation, mind reading, quarantine ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.1
 897
Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, heroic mission, survival, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, race against time, vengeance, obsession, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 122K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, alien encounter, alien invasion, space and aliens, gory, danger, chase, survival, mission gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%