Movies like Warlords

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Warlords (1988)
 4.2
 235
Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate war on the fierce desert savages who threaten to overrun the world. Courage and resourcefulness on an heroic scale lead to a final, bitter triumph in this epic action lead to a final, bitter triumph in this epic action adventure in future tense.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, apocalypse, mutant, heroes, soldier, injustice, life is a bitch, graphic violence, against the odds, chase, danger, society, chases and races, imaginary, strong violent content, chaos, escapades, future dystopia, deadly, rivalry, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), post apocalypse, snake ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Warlords

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, bleak and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, society, future dystopia, life is a bitch and rivalry mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Warlords: Shepherd (1998), Gangland (2001), Stryker (1983), White Wall (2010), T-Force (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.6
 421
Shepherd (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: aka Cybercity It's the year 2017, the Earth's surface is destroyed and its citizens flee to an underground wasteland ruled by warring religious cults. In this sinful cybercity, Mercenary Dakota's (C. Thomas Howell) family is murdered ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: rivalry, society, crimes, apocalypse, future dystopia, injustice, religions or cults, chaos, graphic violence, heroes, life is a bitch, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 2.8
 539
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, danger, against humanity, good versus evil, life is a bitch, deadly, save the world, plague, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.3
 599
Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, post apocalypse, violence, uninhibited rivalry, future dystopia, strong violent content, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.8
 2K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, life is a bitch, society, danger, survival, future dystopia, deadly, rivalry, escapades, heroes, bounty hunter, secret ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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bleak movies
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soldier movies
3423
injustice movies
1300
 4.8
 554
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, special agents, chases and races, society, one man army, deadly, life is a bitch, escapades, rivalry, save the day, tough heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Gene Generation (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a futuristic world, Michelle lives everyday battling with DNA Hackers who use their skills to hack into people's bodies and kill them. She is an assassin, trying to keep her younger brother, Jackie, out of trouble. When Jackie gets involved ...
Style: rough, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, danger, chaos, hitman, society, life is a bitch, femme fatale, apocalypse, urban, technology gone awry, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 566
Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, siblings relations, plague, future dystopia, pregnancy, survival, chaos, apocalypse, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Programmed to Kill (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: International terrorist leader, Fatima, is critically injured when she attempts to hijack a jumbo jet and is thwarted by Eric Matthews and his anti-terrorist organization, The Retaliators. Fatima is taken to a top-secret research institute, where ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, kidnapping, terrorism, cyborgs, rivalry, heroes, deadly, chases and races, danger, computers and web, technology gone awry, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, greece, middle east, crete
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 613
Digital Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An out-of-control robot is inadvertently set loose in a small community, and a crack squad of soldiers are sent to hunt it down. Gradually, the members of the squad begin to suspect that some of them are robots.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, serious ...
Plot: soldier, heroes, terminator, explosion, robot, man versus machine, graphic violence, future dystopia, terrorism, technology gone awry, chaos, battles ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Survival Code (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 2045, Vic, an ex-ultimate fighter, is the owner of the only airstrip, hotel and bar in the high Arctic frontier town of Borealis. He does his best to keep the peace amongst a vast array of clashing characters in this lawless international ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, society, escapades, small town life, deadly, environmentalism, life is a bitch, danger, murder, small town, social relations ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.5
 750
For the Cause (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ultimate showdown on a forbidden planet.
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, life is a bitch, society, chaos, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, rivalry, imaginary, fight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Defense Condition 4 (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men and a woman circle the globe in a satellite armed with a nuclear device. The third world war breaks out, and a few months later the satellite crashes. They survive the crash but one man gets killed by survivors and the other man gets caught. ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, catastrophe, adventure, chaos, teenage life, heroes, danger, imaginary, chases and races, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, deadly, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.8
 83
Last Stand (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small band of desperate freedom fighters must topple a vicious dictator before he destroys mankind's last hope.
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, save the world, heroes, soldier, race against time, heroic mission, future dystopia, apocalypse, terrorism, gang, danger, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Last Man on Planet Earth (1999)
Genre: Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: During a war with Afghanistan, a weapon called the "Y-bomb" was used, which resulted in the deaths of 97% of the world's men. Feeling that they were better off without males, the women of Earth decided to outlaw men because they were ...
Style: psychological, exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: cloning, future dystopia, post apocalypse, survival, heroes, escapades, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, society, discrimination, amazon tribe ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
 936
Downstream (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wes Keller is a young man living in a world where oil has collapsed, the food supply has been wiped out, and cancer rates for women have skyrocketed, depleting the female population. In a barbaric environment where bio fuel, batteries, bullets and ...
Style: exciting, surreal, thought provoking, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, future dystopia, danger, on the run, race against time, survival, escapades, society, social decay, rebellion, vigilantism, fighting the system ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Day the Earth Stopped (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hundreds of massive intergalactic robots appear in all of the world's major capitals with an ultimatum: Prove the value of human civilization or be destroyed.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, androids and robots, apocalypse, future dystopia, a.i., save the world, danger, man versus machine, space travel, imaginary, alien encounter, outer space ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 502
Cyberjack (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the near future Nassim, terrorist leader, storms computer company headquarters. His aim is deadly computer virus that could bring him world domination. Nick, company janitor and ex-cop, will get in his way.
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computer virus, heroic mission, laboratory, law enforcement, heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, computers and web, terrorism, future dystopia, graphic violence, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 597
Interceptor (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A U.S. Air Force officer tries to stop a murderous group of terrorists whom are trying to steal two top secret F-117A Stealth Fighters from the cargo hold of a gigantic C-5 Galaxy Transport flying at 30,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, terrorism, airplane, danger, deadly, adventure, officers and cadets, escapades, chases and races, confined, injustice, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Cyborg 3: The Recycler (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for the all too deadly future. Cash, the heroine of Cyborg 2, is living safe in the free zone. But not for long. Biomechanical problems are taking down her systems and a visit to a doctor in Silica confirms her worst fears. She is ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, chase, pregnancy, prostitute, battles, chaos, track down, deadly, motorcycle gang, biker gang, androids, community ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Phoenix the Warrior (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Big hair, big guns, big personalities, and a serious lack of wardrobe. She-Wolves of the Wasteland, a post-apocalyptic story that features women--lots and lots of women--who leave little to the imagination as they battle each other in various ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, battles, save the world, chaos, danger, rivalry, lone wolves, apocalypse, pregnancy, sword fight, women, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, anarchy, heroes, chase, cyborgs, kung fu, fetus, post apocalypse, terrorism, androids and robots, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
2047: Sights of Death (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The year is 2047. Our planet is ruled by the repressive Confederate Central Government (CCG). Ryan is a Green War rebel agent sent on a mission by Sponge to collect evidence against the CCG for its heinous crimes. Ryan soon faces the sinister ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rebellion, heroes, social decay, heroic mission, rebelliousness, chaos, save the world, life is a bitch, rivalry, danger, society ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 1K
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, law enforcement, chaos, battles, graphic violence, catastrophe, on the run, escapades, imaginary, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 590
Shadowchaser (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the future, a group of terrorists with an android leader storm a hospital when the President's daughter is inside, taking her hostage. To find a way of freeing her, the police decide to consult the architect who designed the building, ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: terrorism, hospital, androids and robots, daring rescue, save the day, imaginary, crimes, rivalry, hostages, danger, confined, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Assault Girls (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Three women and one man - with an assortment of weaponry - wage war against giant mutant sandwhales in a barren digital landscape, all to achieve points within the virtual reality video game called Avalon.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious, contemplative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, contests and competitions, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, survival, future dystopia, distant planet, life is a bitch, danger, virtual reality, female protagonist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 488
Chameleon (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A super-killer female cyborg with chameleon-like powers discovers maternal instincts when she protects a child from government operatives in this science fiction tale set in the year 2028.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, cyborgs, adventure, fighting crime, androids and robots, space and aliens, escapades, crimes, danger, deadly, heroes, sexual relations ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
2019: After the Fall of New York (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which is controlled by the Euraks, to rescue the only fertile ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, apocalypse, adventure, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, nuclear holocaust, race against time, anti heroes, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.9
 400
Timelock (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the 23rd century, a penal colony in a distant galaxy falls into anarchy when an inmate loads a virus into the computer system. While cryonic suspension was used to control the most dangerous criminals there, with the computers down these deadly ...
Style: rough, bleak, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: profanity, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, imaginary, time travel, false accusation, chaos and mayhem, track down, technology gone awry, computers and web, prison ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.1
 589
Deadland (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the radiation-infected aftermath of World War III, one man's desperate attempt to find his wife in the wastelands that were once the United States inspires his fellow survivors to fight for humanity. The bomb has dropped, and in the blink of ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, survival, danger, chaos, apocalypse, life is a bitch, escapades, society, plague, journey, violence, murder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%