Movies like On the Comet

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On the Comet (1970)
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On the Comet (1970)
Original name: Na kometě
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a comet passes the Earth very closely, it pulls a small part of North Africa, and a small swathe of humanity, along with it.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sea monster, giant creature, jules verne, outer space, dinosaur, horse, sea, monster, ship, king, money, island, gun, dream, boat, comet, thunderstorm, satire, ship captain, lightning, sea creature, prisoner, creature, british, guardian ...
Time: 70s, prehistory
Place: north africa

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Most similar movies to On the Comet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, humorous, surprise ending and exciting films with plots about monster, explosion, danger, escape, gun, alien and ship mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like On the Comet: Master of the World (1961), The People That Time Forgot (1977), Mysterious Planet (1982), The Secret of Steel City (1979), Warlords of the Deep (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Master of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mad genius tries to bomb the world into peace.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jules verne, world domination, inventor, zeppelin, obsessive quest, chases and races, mad scientist, prodigy, adventure, heroes, danger, anti war ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The People That Time Forgot (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sequel to The Land That Time Forgot. Major Ben McBride organises a mission to the Antarctic wastes to search for his friend (Doug McClure) who has been missing in the region for several years. McBride's party find themselves in a world ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: island, dinosaur, monster, cave woman, rescue, spider, ship, expedition, caveman, prehistoric creature, adventure, volcano ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 70s ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Mysterious Planet (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A spaceship crash-lands on a planet, and the crew is astonished to find that it holds a beautiful woman who can heal the sick and injured and a race of super-intelligent beings.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: laser, rescue, planet, sinking ship, alien, pterodactyl, explosion, sword and planet, outer space, alien species, triceratops, tyrannosaurus rex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Secret of Steel City (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is a metaphor for the Cold War. It depicts two neighbouring nations: peace loving Fortuna and the not so peaceful land of the Steel City.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cold war, rescue, secret mission, hand injury, locked door, factory, on the run, slingshot, evacuation, secret room, blind character, eavesdropping ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Warlords of the Deep (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Searching for the lost world of Atlantis, Prof. Aitken, his son Charles and Greg Collinson are betrayed by the crew of their expedition's ship, attracted by the fabulous treasures of Atlantis. The diving bell disabled, a deep sea monster ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: atlantis, octopus, sea monster, archaeologist, alien, monster, gold, underwater, lost civilization, underwater scene, giant octopus, martian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Secret of an Old Attic (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During a summer holiday, two boys discover an anti-gravity cannon in an old attic.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: heist, binoculars, pretending to sleep, drunken man, disco, locked room, taking a photograph, police detective, reading a newspaper, crying woman, father son relationship, kidnapping ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Valley of the Dragons (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1881, Michael Denning, an American soldier, and Hector Servadac, a French aristocrat, are about to have a duel over a woman that they both are infatuated with. However, just as the two men are about to shoot at each other, a comet strikes the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: duel, spider, prehistoric man, stock footage, dinosaur, comet, lizard, snake, lava, volcano, giant spider, prehistoric animal ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, 19th century
Place: algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Monster Island (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Gigantic monsters threaten to destroy everything in their path as mankind remains defenseless
Style: psychotronic, disaster movie, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: human versus monster, weapons, monster versus monster, creature, sea monster, giant monster, tsunami, monster, giant creature, sea captain, society, threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Man in Outer Space (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this routine, allegorical sci-fi drama by Czech director Oldrich Lipsky, a disgruntled worker accidentally finds himself aboard a spaceship (long story), and five hundred years later he comes back with a super-advanced being to a whole new world. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rocket, extraterrestrial, alien, outer space, satire, greed, invisibility, time travel, anti-hero, egocentric, change in lifestyle, spacecraft ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 178K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, adventure, space and aliens, outer space, farce, woman in danger, princess, daring rescue, master villain, race against time, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Love and Monsters (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Seven years after the Monsterpocalypse, Joel Dawson, along with the rest of humanity, has been living underground ever since giant creatures took control of the land. After reconnecting over radio with his high school girlfriend Aimee, who is now 80 ...
Style: psychotronic, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, entertaining ...
Plot: post apocalypse, mutant, monster, bravery, creature, survival, overcoming fear, loner, love, friendship, apocalypse, fight ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."
Style: light, funny, satirical, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, outer space, space and aliens, benign alien, spacecraft, hitchhiker, fantasy world, alien, sarcasm, intergalactic, friends, buddies ...
Time: future
Place: madagascar, himalaya, norway, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This made-for-TV film version uses the title and general premise of Jules Verne's novel, but had its heroes carry out the journey in an earth-penetrating machine. A television series was supposed to follow, but was never produced. Cast includes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: jules verne, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, inventions and discoveries, obsessive quest, escapades, imaginary, danger, adventurer, daring rescue, adventure, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 12K
Sexmission (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Poland, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two scientists are chosen as guinea pigs for a time experiment: they are placed in hibernation and should be brought back to life after three years. In the meantime, however, the World War III breaks out and life have been wiped out of the surface ...
Style: sexy, sexual, offbeat, futuristic, semi serious ...
Plot: polish, post apocalypse, future dystopia, friendship, society, tribe, satire, matriarchy, disorder, sleeping, experiment gone awry, fish out of water ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s, year 1991, year 1999
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mystery on Monster Island (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story concerns a shipwrecked group who discover natural wonders and a gold treasure on a dangerous island populated by dinosaurs and living seaweed. Terence Stamp is the bad guy. Supposedly the most expensive film made in Spain to that point, it ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: island, stranded, creature, dinosaur, ship, isolation, survival, chases and races, adventurer, treasure, pirate, ocean ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Terrordactyl (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a meteor shower rains down outside Los Angeles, Jonas and Lars, two friends stuck in tired, boring lives, head out to find a meteor and strike it rich. After recovering one, they start being stalked by terrordactyls, ancient flying reptiles ...
Plot: monster, pterodactyl, dinosaur, alien, prehistoric creature, creature, murder, eye candy, shorts, screaming woman
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.3
 155K
Galaxy Quest (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The stars of a 1970s sci-fi show - now scraping a living through re-runs and sci-fi conventions - are beamed aboard an alien spacecraft. Believing the cast's heroic on-screen dramas are historical documents of real-life adventures, the band of ...
Style: parody, humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: space wars, outer space, benign alien, mistaken identity, race against time, good versus evil, heroes, star, innocence, actor, spacecraft, space battle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Alien from L.A. (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her archaeologist father disappears on an expedition, Wanda sets out to look for him. What she finds is a secret underground world, where no one believes in life on the surface and where she and her father are taken for spies.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, underground, subterranean, archaeologist, adventure, disorder, wizards and magicians, space and aliens, imaginary, danger, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california, zimbabwe, usa, south africa, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Ghost in the Noonday Sun (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pirate crewman kills his captain after learning where he has hidden his buried treasure. However, as he begins to lose his memory, he relies more and more on the ghost of the man he just murdered to help him find the loot.
Style: parody, mystical
Plot: thunderstorm, climbing a rope, campfire, frenchman abroad, knock out, boy, rivalry, arrested, employer employee relationship, teenage boy, knocked out, digging ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Save Yourselves! (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Brooklyn couple head upstate to disconnect from their phones and reconnect with themselves. Cut off from their devices, they miss the news that the planet is under attack.
Style: humorous, absurd, light, parody, satirical ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien encounter, couples, satire, dysfunctional character, catastrophe, sarcasm, fictional war, silly humor, rescue, demolished city, danger ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.
Style: surreal, cult film, epic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: legends and myths, moon, horse, siege, backstage, european, baron, balloon, storytelling, adventure, steampunk, monster ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: egypt, europe, austria, ottoman empire, constantinople ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Suburban Sasquatch (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mystical Sasquatch is on the loose in suburbia and only a Native-American warrior can stop it.
Style: folk tale, psychotronic, mystical
Plot: sasquatch, monster, creature, missing person, legend, paranormal, bigfoot, giant creature, cabin, campfire, fishing, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Fabulous Baron Munchausen (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 20th century's first man lands on the moon and discovers - that Baron Munchausen has already beaten him to it, along with Cyrano and characters from Jules Verne's lunar-landing novel. The Baron spirits the young cosmonaut by ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: palace, moon, giant bird, sultan, cosmonaut, beauty, princess, new love, rose, blue, horse chase, moon landing ...
Place: constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, spacecraft, space travel, teamwork, space and aliens, superhero, warrior, reluctant partners, save the world ...
Time: future, year 2014, 80s, 2010s, year 1988
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Naked Monster (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using soundtracks and extensive footage from many old movies, this spoof/homage of 1950's science-fiction films brings back many favorite actors from these classic movies, some reprising their former roles, to help destroy a giant stop-motion ...
Style: parody, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: monster, mad scientist, satire, supernatural, showdown, dinosaur, supernatural being, supernatural horror, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, sergeant
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Lost Continent (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eclectic group of characters set sail on Captain Lansen’s leaky cargo ship in an attempt to escape their various troubles. When a violent storm strikes, the ship is swept into the Sargasso Sea and the passengers find themselves trapped on an ...
Style: serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: ship, island, shark, monster, sea monster, ocean or sea, swamp, disorder, religions or cults, graphic violence, confined, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 35K
Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, tentacle, monster, catastrophe, ocean liner, hijacking, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island, blood ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Men in Black: International (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Continuing adventures of the crime fighting duo Jenko and Schmidt.
Style: psychotronic, buddy comedy, urban fantasy, surprise ending, buddy movie
Plot: secret organization, alien race, bodyguard, extraterrestrial, co worker co worker relationship, false accusation, alien life-form, artifact, female spy, spacecraft, teamwork, agent ...
Time: 90s, year 2016, 2010s, 1990s, year 1996 ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, paris france, sahara, london, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When brothers Richard and Bryan and young nanny Crystina fall into a hole while exploring one of Hawaii's many volcanic caves, they plummet all the way to the center of the Earth in this adventure loosely based on Jules Verne's classic ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: volcano, atlantis, expedition, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Adventures of Captain Zoom in Outer Space (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The forces of evil are attempting to recapture a human-inhabited Earth-like planet that has been liberated by rebels. The son of one of the rebel leaders, an electronic genius, searches the galaxy for a hero and finds Captain Zoom, star of a 1950s ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, exciting, semi serious, parody
Plot: dishonesty, heroes, space wars, tv show, outer space, fish out of water, mistaken identity, heroic mission, alien encounter, disorder, distant planet, teleportation ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%