Movies like Lilac Ball

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Lilac Ball (1987)
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Lilac Ball (1987)
Original name: Лиловый шар
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Alisa Seleznyova and her father professor Seleznyov are traveling in space. They meet their old friend archaeologist Gromozeka, who's just discovered a planet all inhabitants of which died. It became known that they discovered a virus of hostility, got infected and killed each other. Gromozeka also discovered that they had left the virus on Earth 26000 years ago, and the virus is about to become loose. The only chance to save the Earth is to travel 26000 years back in time - to the epoch when witches, dragons and magicians lived along with usual people.
Style: futuristic
Plot: time travel, virus, space travel, alien planet, sword and sorcery, sword and planet, outer space
Time: stone age, 22nd century, prehistory

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, psychotronic, humorous and stylized films with plots about time travel, adventure, space travel, outer space, danger, imaginary and heroes mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Lilac Ball: Visitor from the Future (1984), Moscow: Cassiopea (1974), Hard to Be a God (1989), Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965), Empire of Danger (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Visitor from the Future (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 63 min.
TV show
Story: 6-grader Kolya Gerasimov discovers a time machine in a basement of an old house in Moscow and gets transferred into the 21st century. There he is allowed to look around. Accidentally, Kolya witnesses two space pirates who arrive from Saturn and ...
Style: clever, light, entertaining, exciting
Plot: time travel, time machine, space pirate, school, alien, schoolboy, adventure, pursuit, chase, false identity, kidnapping, robot ...
Time: future, year 1984
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Moscow: Cassiopea (1974)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Start of nterstellar expedition equipped by "pioneers"(soviet scouts).
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, time travel, time dilation, text messaging, message, teenager, space travel, teenage love, wormhole
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hard to Be a God (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany, France, Soviet Union, Switzerland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Another planet in the period of medieval times. An employee of the institute of experimental history from Earth, who is send under the name of noble don Rumata of Estor as a spy with a mission to contact the local resident of the institute, arrives ...
Plot: spacecraft, sword, sword and sorcery, space travel, sword and planet, barbarian, outer space
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientist Doctor Who accidentally activates his new invention, the Tardis, a time machine disguised as a police telephone box. Doctor Who, his two grand-daughters, and Barbara's boyfriend Ian are transported through time and space to the planet ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, good versus evil, spacecraft, evil alien, save the world, androids and robots, benign alien, heroes, alien encounter, space travel, teleportation ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 1, Planet of the Dino-Knights (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh Kirby Time Warrior Chapter 1 Planet of the Dino-Knights: In the 25th century mankind has found a device capable of destroying the universe. Irwin 1138 separates the Nullifier into 6 pieces which he scatters throughout time. When the evil Dr. ...
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, medieval, knight
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
39%
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Star Paws (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An evil kitten known as Adventure Cat needs to get his paws on an ancient bone with magical power in order to take over the universe. It's up to an elite group of space dogs, headed by the intrepid General Ruff, to make sure Adventure Cat ...
Plot: outer space, cat, dog, pets, animal protagonist, world domination, dinosaur, save the world, anthropomorphic dog, anthropomorphic cat, space battle, time travel
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 251 min.
Story: Based on a children's series by the same name. Meg and Charles Wallace are aided by Calvin and three interesting women in the search for their father who disappeared during a government experiment. Their travels take them around the universe to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: guardian angel, time travel, good versus evil, supernatural, space travel, heroic mission, parallel world, daring rescue, adventure, young heroes, race against time, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Emerald Green (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Emerald Green is the stunning conclusion to Kerstin Gier's Ruby Red Trilogy, picking up where Sapphire Blue left off, reaching new heights of intrigue and romance as Gwen finally uncovers the secrets of the time-traveling society and learns her ...
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teen romance, time travel, time machine, strong female character, fight, strong female lead, mind control, saving a life, telekinesis, romance, prophecy, obsessive quest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Stargate: Continuum (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ba'al travels back in time and prevents the Stargate program from being started. SG-1 must somehow restore history.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, clever, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, space travel, space and aliens, changing the past or future, space wars, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, imaginary, escapades, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, year 1939, 1930s ...
Place: russia, atlantic ocean, egypt, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, heroes, race against time, youth, imaginary, danger, rescue, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Flight of the Navigator (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This 1986 Disney adventure tells the story of 12-year-old David who lives with his family in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. When he awakens from being accidentally knocked out in the forest near his home, he finds that eight years have passed. His family is ...
Style: feel good, exciting, stylized, touching, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ufo, time travel, benign alien, adventure, flying saucer, space and aliens, space travel, outer space, artificial intelligence, nasa, young heroes, getting home ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1978, 70s ...
Place: florida, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Teens in the Universe (1975)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Interstellar expedition equipped by "pioneers"(soviet scouts) reached Alpha Kassiopea and found that smart robots took control on hole planet. Their only goal - to make happy , as they understand, their masters. Happines was, actually, ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien planet, space travel, alien civilization, robot, end of civilization, planet, outer space
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mark Singer returns as Dar, the warrior who can talk to the beasts. Dar is forced to travel to earth to stop his evil brother from stealing an atomic bomb, and turning their native land from a desert into... well... a desert! Written by Jim Palin
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film, slasher ...
Plot: time travel, heroes, sword and sandal, warrior, gunfight, combat, time portal, danger, chase, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades ...
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Lost in Space (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, surprise ending, surreal, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, space and aliens, space travel, outer space, spacecraft, save the world, adventure, terrorism, escapades, heroes, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Place: england, europe, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Witches Cave (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia, Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An interstellar expedition is sent to study a strange planet. Despite the fact that creatures from various Earth time periods inhabit the world, the natives possess metal swords, even though they should have no knowledge of such weaponry.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: mission, love interest, tribe, battles, attack, negotiation, translator, scientist, cave, sword, creature, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Grizzly Mountain (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Present-day Portland suburbs kids Dylan and Nicole go on the camping trip with their family, and when they enter a mysterious cave in the mountains, they're transported back in time to 1870, where they meet mountain man Jeremiah.
Style: sincere, entertaining, feel good, captivating
Plot: time travel, grizzly bear, mountain man, native american white relationships, wilderness, gold, racial prejudice, adventure, bear, american indian, time traveler, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 1870s, 90s, 1990s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The 25th Reich (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1943, five US soldiers are recruited by the OSS for a time travel mission to save the world from the tyranny of Hitler's 25th Reich.
Style: exciting, humorous, psychotronic, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, adventure, time machine, chaos, world war two, killer robot, military, soldier, military base, ufo, swastika, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1940s, 40s, year 1943 ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Sumuru (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: South Africa, Canada, UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on Sax Rohmer's cult novels "Sumuru", the futuristic fantasy take you to an Earth colony in the far future in which woman rule and men are used to propagate the race and work in the mines..
Style: exciting, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: spacecraft, outpost, martial arts, space travel, sexploitation, sibling relationship, outer space, brother sister relationship, sword and sorcery, weapons, fertility, colonization ...
Place: south africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Style: colourful, entertaining, light, fairy tale, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, teenager, science, love, rage, evil, courage, journey, fear, parents and children, good versus evil, siblings relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Time Barbarians (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A warrior king has swordfights with ugly savages that crouch around the forest and snarl a lot. An evil bad guy, bent on doing evil things, kills his wife and flees to modern day Los Angeles. The warrior chases after him to avenge his wife's ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, barbarian, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, danger, adventurer, heroes, supernatural, adventure, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Teen Knight (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young teenager wins a contest for a "Medeval Adventure" from a soda company. The winners, plus a film crew from the soda company arrive at the castle for the adventure. During the night, a spell cast over 600 years prior brings the ...
Plot: time travel, soda, medieval, crossbow, teenager, magician, dragon, bound and gagged, castle, damsel in distress, sword, magic spell ...
Time: 90s, 14th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: offbeat, feel good, stylized, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
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Time: stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Rebirth of Mothra III (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To save the world, Mothra goes back in time in an attempt to defeat a younger King Ghidorah.
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, moth, giant monster, creature, monster, creature feature, space and aliens, dragon, deadly, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, 1990s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lost in Space (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lost in Space is a science fiction TV series created and produced by Irwin Allen, filmed by 20th Century Fox Television, and broadcast on CBS. The show ran for three seasons, with 83 episodes airing between September 15, 1965, and March 6, 1968. The ...
Style: serious, futuristic
Audience: family outing
Plot: alien planet, space and aliens, outer space, space travel, spacecraft, killer robot, adventure, good versus evil, family problems, rivalry, family, escapades ...
Time: 90s, future, 1990s, 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, ...
Style: serious, mind bending, stylized, futuristic, offbeat
Plot: time travel, world war two, ak 47, experiment, adventure, supernatural, hopes, save the world, danger, escapades, disorder, space travel ...
Time: 1940s, future, 80s, year 1993, year 1984 ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Escape of Mr. McKinley (1975)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A man decides to escape into the future by the way of hibernation. When he wakes up, feeling lucky that the experiment worked out well, the staff of the hibernation company politely walks him to the outside were he finds a post atomic war desert… ...
Plot: satire, dream, time travel, post nuclear
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Lost on Mars (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lost on Mars is a science fiction movie directed by Eric Shook. The first ship designed to go to Mars is scheduled for a routine planetary space exploration. The mission is drastically changed once Earth receives a strange signal transmitted by a ...
Plot: time travel, mars, actor, alien planet, earth, astronaut, nasa, crash, outer space, spacecraft, romance, rocket
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dinosaur Island (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The adventure begins when Lucas, a 13 year old boy, embarks on the vacation of a lifetime. When disaster strikes, Lucas finds himself stranded in a strange land littered with ghost ships and prehistoric creatures. While searching for other signs of ...
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, colourful, enigmatic
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