Movies like Island City

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Island City (1994)
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Island City (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 21st-century genetic experiment goes chaotic, creating a race of genetically-violent mutants.
Plot: mutant, drug, distopia, drugs, savage, genetic mutation, fountain of youth, city
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Island City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and futuristic films with plots about distopia, post apocalypse, mutant, danger, imaginary, chaos and future dystopia mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Island City: Robot Holocaust (1987), Mutant World (2014), Planet Earth (1974), The Time Travelers (1964), Synapse (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Robot Holocaust (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Neo, a drifter from the atomic-blasted wastelands, arrives with his klutzy robot sidekick at a factory where slaves labor to fuel the sinister Dark One's Power Station. There, he meets a comely woman who convinces him to help rescue her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: robot, mutant, revolution, man versus machine, heroes, rescue, rebellion, rivalry, society, power relations, escapades, master and servant ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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95%
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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, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, future dystopia, apocalypse, supernatural, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, graphic violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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Planet Earth (1974)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Planet Earth is a sequel to Gene Roddenberry's Genesis II (1973) made-for-TV movie, in which a NASA scientist, Dylan Hunt, is revived from suspended animation in the post-nuclear war United States. In Planet Earth, Dylan is now a sworn member ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, matriarchy, society, imaginary, danger, rivalry, chaos, mutant, escapades, rescue, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Time Travelers (1964)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 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, serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, portal, life is a bitch, changing the past or future, parallel world, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, future, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Synapse (2021)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An addicted memory dealer is chased relentlessly by federal narcotics agents bent on keeping the secrets he has locked in his mind hidden.
Style: neo noir
Plot: blood, police, drugs, thrill ride, memory, technology
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Hidden Reserves (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The insurance salesman Vincent Baumann, a cold-blooded careerist and minion of a merciless system, becomes a victim of the very corporations he is representing. Degraded to a henchman he grimly struggles to get back on the job market. He fights to ...
Plot: distopia, butt naked, company, pubic hair, death, male objectification, insurance, male nudity, female nudity
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Man of Ganimedes (1976)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alberto Oliver, an unsuccessful pulp novelist, is attacked by alien mutants when he comes back from visiting his lover Carol. Soon he finds himself chased by a flying saucer that tries to abduct him and take him to a distant planet in an anti-matter ...
Plot: mutant, flying saucer, alien, female nudity, outer space, stock footage, chase, novelist, lizard, police commissioner, spacecraft, alien language ...
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71%
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 864
Habitat (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Netherlands
Duration: 120 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, save the world, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, society, superhuman powers, teenage life, future dystopia, obsession, androids and robots, youth ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genesis II (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A scientist who has been preserved in suspended animation wakes up to find himself in a primitive society in the future.
Style: exciting, thought provoking, serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: rebellion, nasa, cave, suspended animation, race against time, heroes, escapades, society, imaginary, space and aliens, save the world, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 70s, 22nd century
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Run Like Hell (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the year of 2008, war and sickness have overtaken the planet. The deranged government declares single women a threat to the human race. Singles women are imprisoned. The corrupt warden is determined to keep the prisoners locked up.
Plot: post apocalypse, female prisoner, sexual favor, rape, prison fight, women in prison, warden, ninja, voyeur, female in shower, multiple murder, distopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.4
 198
Sleeping Dogs (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A master jewel thief in 21st century Los Angeles targets the illegal emerald smuggling operations of a highly-connected crime syndicate. During what he believes to be a routine heist, cat burglar Harry Maxwell discovers that his target, notorious ...
Plot: criminal, jewel thief, distopia, outer space, factory, thief, cat burglar, hijacking, spacecraft, police raid
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the backdrop of Earths polluted future a female FBI agent removes Danner, a pleasure android from an asylum in order to coerce him into helping her hunt down the criminal psychopath Plughead. But Plughead who has tangled with Danner before has ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, survival, superhuman powers, fighting crime, escapades, life is a bitch, master villain, imaginary, society, chaos, psychopath ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Time of Roses (1969)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the year 2011, historian Raimo Lappalainen wants to illustrate how life was 50 years earlier. He becomes obsessed with the fate of a 1970s nude model, Saara Turunen, and finds a perfect actress to reconstruct her life and death in front of a TV ...
Plot: distopia, class struggle, stripper, model, democracy, strike, nuclear power plant, past, class conflict, nuclear power, photo model
Time: future, year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, mutant, post apocalypse, human monster, hybrid, subterranean, creature, underground, crossbow, monster rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Harrison Bergeron (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: "All men are not created equal. It is the purpose of the Government to make them so." This is the premise of the Showtime film adaption of Kurt Vonnegut's futuristic short story Harrison Bergeron. The film centers around a young man ...
Style: disturbing, futuristic, offbeat, semi serious, contemplative ...
Plot: satire, distopia, future dystopia, prodigy, dishonesty, society, life is a bitch, fighting the system, dark humor, injustice, social decay, self discovery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Clonehunter (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 2525 A.D. Man has colonized the stars. The wealthy and powerful implant their brains in cloned versions of themselves to gain immortality. As a side-effect, occasionally a clone develops mutant abilities. A clonehunter and his new partner have to ...
Plot: spacecraft, topless woman, mini skirt, ray gun, drunken woman, contamination, bare breasts, female nudity, robot
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Sticky Fingers of Time (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A 1950s author (Terumi Matthews) is transported to 1990s Brooklyn, where she meets a woman (Nicole Zaray) who reads about her life.
Style: stylized, sexy, contemplative, experimental, non-linear ...
Plot: time travel, haunted by the past, gays and lesbians, writer's life, imaginary, journalism, female director, bisexuality, radiation, changing the past or future, past, bisexual ...
Time: future, 50s, 90s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
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51%
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: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motorcycle, nuclear holocaust, desert, on the road, survival, apocalypse, danger, cockroach, post apocalypse, post nuclear, scorpion, plague ...
Time: future, 70s, near future
Place: new york, usa, las vegas, detroit, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Love War (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two different alien races are at war. Representatives of each race have landed on Earth to battle it out here, but they've taken human form and they can only spot other aliens through the use of special glasses.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: battles, earth, small town, planet, apocalypse, world domination, battle, alien, duel
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 555
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: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, danger, chaos, deadly, rivalry, save the world, race against time, mutant, track down, law enforcement, graphic violence, partners against crime ...
Time: future, near future
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Watchers Reborn (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dog, mutant, monster, fbi agent, cabin in the woods, explosion, police officer killed, police officer, fire, mutilation, zoo, genetic engineering ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, plague, concentration camp, quarantine, contamination, virus, infection, disease, cyberpunk, chaos, inventions and discoveries, danger ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, near future
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48%
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: stylized, exciting, captivating, serious, surprise ending
Plot: distopia, forbidden love, feminism, totalitarian regime, sexism, escape, political repression, male female relationship, love, self sacrifice, dehumanization, chastity ...
Time: future
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Replikator (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two rival corporations are developing replication technology which would enable the cloning of human tissue. The technology falls into a criminal group. Ludo Ludovic and Kathy Moskow with the help of a cop try to stop the criminals.
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: cloning, industrial espionage, distopia, technology gone awry, computers and web, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, life is a bitch, time travel, inventions and discoveries, chaos, injustice ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Mutant War (1988)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The sequel to 'Galaxy Destroyer' which finds our hero Harry Trent wandering Earth's post-apocalyptic landscape full of mutants, monsters, and fragmented human tribes. Harry's attempt to help a young girl rescue her sisters, leads ...
Plot: mutant, post apocalypse, monster, alien, gang, rescue, sword and planet, blonde woman, helmet, bare midriff, slender attractive woman, thin attractive woman ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Catastrophe 1999: The Prophecies of Nostradamus (1974)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professor Nishiyama, after studying and interpreting the prophecies of Nostradamus, realizes that the end of the world is at hand. Unfortunately, nobody listens to him until it is too late. As the effects of mankind's tampering of the earth - ...
Style: psychotronic, avant garde
Plot: mutant, cannibal, distopia, post apocalypse, insanity, man eating monster, rape, cannibalism, exploding car, prophecy, end of the world, surrealism ...
Time: year 1999, 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genesis (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After an apocalyptic event, the remnants of humanity create an artificial intelligence to save them.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: post apocalypse, artificial intelligence, extinction, survival, free will, biohazard, murder, distopia, dark future, human nature, experiment, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, funeral, telepathy, murder, space colony, suicide, distopia, suspended animation, claustrophobia, mutiny ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
TekWar: TekLords (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Drug lords take over the empire left by convicted Sonny Hokori.
Style: futuristic, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.4
 3K
Time Chasers (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inventor comes up with a time machine, but must prevent its abuse at the hands of an evil C.E.O.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, sent to the past, chases and races, chase, escapades, save the day, danger, master criminal, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 2040s, 50s ...
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%