Movies like Moon Rainbow

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Moon Rainbow (1983)
 5.3
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Moon Rainbow (1983)
Original name: Лунная радуга
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After a strange incident, a group of russian space commandos starts developing supernatural powers. But how did they acquire such abilities and what is their intentions?
Style: futuristic
Plot: mutant, telekinesis, space exploration, interrogation, cosmonaut, solar system, outer space

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Most similar movies to Moon Rainbow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, futuristic, thought provoking and psychotronic films with plots about outer space, distopia, alien, catastrophe, first contact, space travel and greed mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Moon Rainbow: The Beyond (2017), Solaris (1972), Unexpected Encounters (1995), Ad Astra (2019), Bye Bye Jupiter (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 6K
The Beyond (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover ...
Style: cerebral, suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: trapped in space, space exploration, space station, outer space, found footage, robot, space mission, space travel, discovery, space program, alien invasion, exploration ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.1
 82K
Solaris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A psychologist is sent to a space station orbiting a planet called Solaris to investigate the death of a doctor and the mental problems of cosmonauts on the station. He soon discovers that the water on the planet is a type of brain which brings out ...
Style: atmospheric, art house, intellectual, psychological, cerebral ...
Plot: space station, outer space, scientist, space travel, hallucination, space and aliens, investigation, astronaut, dreams, russian, back from the dead, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: soviet union, russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Unexpected Encounters (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An expedition arrives on planet Arkha, which appears desolate and uninhabited and yet suitable for a planned mass exodus from polluted Earth. One day seemingly from nowhere and quite unexpectedly a young boy wanders into their ship and then runs off.
Plot: female director, parent child relationship, feral child, male nudity, robot, father son relationship, flashback, male with long hair, boy, alien, nudity (full frontal - brief), scientific discovery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.5
 201K
Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Brazil
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.
Style: futuristic, exciting, touching, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: outer space, astronaut, space exploration, father son relationship, trapped in space, space mission, solar system, moon, spacecraft, mars, journey, humanity in peril ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Bye Bye Jupiter (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, scientists from an energy-depleted Earth research new fuel sources in the far corners of the solar system, where they discover an ancient alien race from Jupiter as well as the emergence of an apocalyptically dangerous black ...
Plot: black hole, space mission, space colony, space exploration, terrorist, sabotage, spacecraft, jupiter the planet, outer space, overpopulation
Time: 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Pilot Pirx's Inquest (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This movie is about a rocket pilot named Pirx who is hired to go on a mission to evaluate some nonlinears (robots) for use as crewmembers on future space flights. Pirx and his crew, made up of nonlinears and humans, are sent out to launch two ...
Plot: soviet, robot, literature, outer space, space travel, spacecraft, androids, assassination attempt, mutiny, spacesuit, solar system
Time: 70s, future
Place: russia, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Last and First Men (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Iceland
Duration: 70 min.
Story: As the end approaches inexorably, the last humans, living millions of years into the future, send a message to the humanity of the present that is both a plea for help and a warning, but also an epic tale of evolution, decline and hope.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, futuristic, suspense
Plot: distopia, distant future, space exploration, future dystopia, fate of humanity, generation gap, catastrophe, end of the world, humanity, mission, time travel, end of civilization ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Ugly Swans (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the near future, writer Victor Banev gets himself on a UN commission to investigate what's going on in the remote town of Tashlinsk, where reports tell of a virus-created race of brainiac mutants. Banev's tween daughter Ira is enrolled ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: school, boarding school life, supernatural, rescue, politics, siblings relations, danger, prodigy, boarding school, isolation, science, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Lifeforce Experiment (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sciene fiction directed by Piers Haggard.
Plot: afterlife, soul music, experiment, explosion, loss of wife, teddy bear, tunnel, doctor, spy, scientist, laboratory, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Terminal Voyage (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: It is 2035 A.D. and the final countdown has begun for a voyage that will reach across the vastness of outer space -- to explore the nearest Earth-Like planet. An international crew has been placed in cryogenic suspended animation for the journey. ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: space travel, space opera, spacecraft, post apocalypse, post nuclear, trapped in space, outer space
Time: near future, 2030s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.9
 336K
Moon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility along with his computer and assistant, GERTY. When he has an accident ...
Style: psychological, futuristic, bleak, twists and turns, contemplative ...
Plot: outer space, isolation, loneliness, spacecraft, cloning, dystopic future, space and aliens, clones, moon, astronaut, space travel, accident ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: hawaii, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Children of the Damned (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six children are found spread through out the world that not only have enormous intelligence, but identical intelligence and have a strange bond to each other.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, mind bending, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: evil child, church, supernatural, prodigy, danger, supernatural ability, social misfits, moral dilemma, children, telekinesis, killer child, genius ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future
Place: london, england, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Curse of the Fly (1965)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Remember that scientist that was trying to perfect a matter transportation machine but got fused with a fly when one of the little critters got into the transporter with him? Well, this story is about three of his descendents (a son, Henri Delambre, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, experiment, mental institution, laboratory, teleportation, disfigurement, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, danger, human monster, scientist ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, canada, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 79K
Solaris (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A troubled psychologist is sent to investigate the crew of an isolated research station orbiting a bizarre planet.
Style: futuristic, psychological, contemplative, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: space station, space and aliens, outer space, space travel, mysterious planet, astronaut, afterlife, spacecraft, hallucination, back from the dead, romance, paranormal activity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 438
The People (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young woman is assigned to teach school in a secluded valley whose inhabitants appear stern, secretive and anti-pleasure. Following two children who disappear to play in the woods, she finds that this is actually a community of extraterrestrials ...
Style: semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: school, alien, telekinesis, teacher, benign alien, space and aliens, danger, isolation, small town life, small town, teachers and students, levitation ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Red Cockroaches (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Cuba
Duration: 82 min.
Story: First of a Trilogy: In a New York ravaged with acid rains, a man in his twenties meets a mysterious, yet familiar young woman who disrupts the banality of his day-to-day existence. Together, they will embark on a surreal journey with a devastating ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: genetic engineering, cockroach, mysterious character, self discovery, incest, future dystopia, haunted by the past, mutant, danger, life is a bitch, society, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 333
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, city, savage, fountain of youth, drug, distopia, genetic mutation, drugs
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.2
 118K
Stalker (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to frequent anomalies. A Stalker guides two men into the Zone, specifically to an area in which deep seeded ...
Style: philosophical, bleak, atmospheric, gloomy, art house ...
Plot: stalker, scientist, surrealism, russian, wish come true, desire, post apocalypse, future dystopia, human nature, society, escapades, heaven and hell ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.4
 175K
K-PAX (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Prot is a patient at a mental hospital who claims to be from a far away Planet. His psychiatrist tries to help him, only to begin to doubt his own explanations.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, touching, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: mysterious character, patient, psychiatrist, planet, crazy, benign alien, mental institution, research, odd, hypnosis, mystery, alien ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 90s, 80s ...
Place: usa, new york, greenland, albuquerque new mexico, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 19
Svart hav (1980)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a dystopian future set in the northern part of Norway, a big corporation have stripped the sea of fish leaving locals without food and income.
Style: social realism, futuristic
Plot: sea, survival, small community, fisherman, fishing, starvation
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Days of Eclipse (1988)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 139 min.
Story: This bleak late soviet-era drama follows the career of Malyanov, a young medical school graduate who has been sent to work in Turkmenia. Here he runs into a hodge-podge of people of differing ethnicities, all of them victims of the government's ...
Plot: heat, black and white segues into color, doctor, corpse
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.1
 3K
Quintet (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet. For one small group, this obsession is not enough. They play the game with living pieces, and only the winner survives.
Style: psychological, futuristic, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: ice age, danger, rivalry, isolation, future dystopia, survival, obsession, apocalypse, life is a bitch, society, chaos, glacier ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Quiet Earth (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a top-secret experiment misfires, a scientist may be the only man left alive in the world.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, clever, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: apocalypse, alone, post apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, catastrophe, end of the world, laboratory, explosion, experiment, survivor, graphic violence, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A powerful railroad executive, Dagny Taggart, struggles to keep her business alive while society is crumbling around her. Based on the 1957 novel by Ayn Rand.
Style: thought provoking, serious, captivating, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: political corruption, politics, totalitarianism, idealism, human spirit, society, workplace, workplace intrigue, hopes, ambition, dishonesty, fighting the system ...
Time: future, year 2016, year 2017
Place: usa, colorado, new york, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Man Facing Southeast (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A new patient mysteriously appears in a psychiatric ward. He claims to come from another planet to study humans and their behavior. The alien is gentle but criticizes humans for their harsh treatment of each other. The assigned psychiatrist is ...
Style: thought provoking, talky, clever, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: mental institution, psychiatry, insanity, hospital, benign alien, supernatural ability, investigation, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural, society, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
One Under the Sun (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Astronaut Kathryn Voss, sole survivor of a disastrous space shuttle mission, is a distraught mother desperate to reunite with her terminally ill daughter but becomes a wanted fugitive after discovering she possesses an extraordinary gift.
Plot: astronaut, female director, astrophysicist, runaway, reporter, sole survivor, imagination, space mission, escape, shot in the back, space shuttle, earth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 27K
Freaks (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, exciting, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, overprotective father, escape, young girl, isolation, new world, super strength, super powers, supernatural power, mutant, grandfather granddaughter relationship, locked in ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: alien, flying saucer, mutant, police commissioner, alien abduction, outer space, chase, lizard, stock footage, car, novelist, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 101
E.S.P./Spy (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film deals with the recruitment of race car driver Jiro Miki (Masao Kusakari) and his dog, Caesar, to a group of people who use ESP, psychokinesis, and other special mental abilities to fight crime.
Style: psychotronic, eurospy
Plot: spy, psychic power, intrigue, paranormal, telekinesis, false accusation, telepathy, paranormal phenomena, extrasensory perception
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 80
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 base, space travel, spacesuit, space exploration, spacecraft, moon, outer space
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%