Movies like Night Skies

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Night Skies (2007)
 4.6
 3K
Night Skies (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On March 13th, 1997 one of the largest UFO sightings ever recorded took place across the southwestern United States...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ufo, investigation, supernatural, memory loss, danger, mistaken identity, alien encounter, deadly, creature, stranded, abduction, kidnapping, space and aliens, heroes, space travel, conspiracy, benign alien, escapades, leadership, deadly creature, evil alien, alien, forest, tourist, lost ...
Time: year 1997
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona

Most similar movies to Night Skies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, space and aliens, alien encounter, deadly creature and alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Night Skies: They Are Among Us (2004), Progeny (1998), Alien Abduction (2014), Communion (1989), The Shadow Men (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
They Are Among Us (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film concerns a sleepy town that is populated mostly by aliens who have been pretending to be humans for a lengthy period of time in order to eventually strip the planet of resources they need to live.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, danger, alien encounter, chaos, evil alien, imaginary, deadly, impostor, small town, survival, conspiracy, sexual content ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 1K
Progeny (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An unsuspecting woman is impregnated by aliens who are experimenting on the human population.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: pregnancy, alien, alien abduction, interspecies sex, alien encounter, deadly, babies and infants, evil alien, danger, memory loss, abduction, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Alien Abduction (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A vacationing family encounters an alien threat in this pulse-pounding thriller based on the real-life Brown Mountain Lights phenomenon in North Carolina.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, light ...
Plot: space and aliens, alien encounter, alien abduction, abduction, alien, wilderness, survival, danger, escapades, vacation, ufo, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 5K
Communion (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A novelist's wife and son see him changed by an apparent encounter with aliens in the mountains.
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, serious, captivating ...
Plot: alien abduction, hypnosis, alien, psychiatrist, ufo, writers, alien contact, paranoia, halloween, cabin, family, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Shadow Men (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Happily married couple Bob and Dez Wilson and their 12-year old son Andy are being attacked by a blinding light when driving home from a daytrip. They awaken a couple of hours later, seemingly unscathed but soon driven mad by recurring nightmares. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, alien, government agency, escapades, save the world, heroes, danger, stalking, conspiracy, deadly creature, special agents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Silent Warnings (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the accidental death of his cousin Joe Vossimer, the just-graduated electronic engineer Layne Vossimer joins his girlfriend and four friends of them to visit and clean the inherited farm in the country. The local Sheriff Bill Willingham is an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mystery, supernatural, family in danger, alien encounter, teenage life, deadly, deadly creature, danger, save the world, rivalry, teleportation, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.4
 262
Unseen Evil (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of hikers led by a college professor are searching the woods for an ancient Indian burial mound. When they discover a likely site, three members of the group reveal themselves to be grave looters, and tie up the others so they can keep the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, escapades, crime gone awry, rivalry, gory, betrayal, alien, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.7
 1K
Hangar 10 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 33 years after the infamous Rendlesham Forest UFO incident, three metal detector enthusiasts hunting for Saxon gold in the same region, capture incredible footage of UFO's whilst filming their expedition. As night falls and with their ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: found footage, alien encounter, danger, deadly, in the woods, no survivors, forest, survival, creature, space and aliens, evil alien, car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, gory, danger, experiment gone awry, deadly, escapades, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 650
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, supernatural, plague, deadly, deadly creature, rivalry, danger, track down, murder, dangerous animal, cockroach ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.6
 4K
Area 407 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Survivors of an airplane crash find themselves within the borders of a government testing area and pursued by predators.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, government facility, government, creature, air disaster, eaten alive, found footage, no survivors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Infection: The Invasion Begins (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mystery surrounds a small town that was attacked on September 9, 2009. Now sixty years later, the last survivor, Sarah, sends a high profile reporter a letter suggesting what really happened on that day. The government calls 9/9/09 the start of ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, danger, deadly, social relations, dishonesty, infection, creature, love triangle, government coverup, uncover truth, survival, supernatural ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.5
 994
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, danger, supernatural, deadly, gory, disorder, working undercover, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, supernatural, danger, space and aliens, escapades, imaginary, deadly creature, chaos, chases and races, heroes, deadly, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The evil Djinn is back at again, this time wreaking havoc on the students of Illinois' Baxter University. His victim is a beautiful, innocent and studious teenage girl named Diana Collins who accidentally opened up the Djinn's tomb and ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, supernatural, slasher, college, djinn, youth, deadly creature, escapades, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.8
 1K
Lost Time (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After leaving a doctor visit with the worst news, Valerie Dreyfuss and her sister Melissa come to a stop on a lonely stretch of road. Their car is engulfed by a blinding light....12 hours later Valerie wakes to the horror that her sister is gone, ...
Style: scary, surreal, serious
Plot: mental illness, supernatural ability, losing-it hero, uncover truth, terminal illness, supernatural, danger, space and aliens, siblings relations, alien encounter, rescue, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 10K
Altered (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, a group of men's lives were forever changed by a strange occurrence. Now, the same group of men will spend a night together ... in terror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: abduction, mind control, revenge, implant, alien, creature, hysteria, haunted by the past, friendship, danger, race against time, telepathy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Day the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A school psychologist investigates the death of a student's mother and finds the boy believes he is the son of an alien being.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: small town, psychopath, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly creature, deadly, danger, apocalypse, supernatural ability, murder, psychiatrist, child's point of view ...
Place: usa, new york, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, found footage, missing child, dead animal, cave, evil, monster, exploding head, flashlight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, year 2010
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.7
 556
Project Viper (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Project Viper is a 2002 movie starring Patrick Muldoon, Theresa Russell, Curtis Armstrong, Tamara Davies. The movie was directed by Jim Wynorski under the pseudonym "Jay Andrews." When a terrifying, bioengineered lifeform is stolen from ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, government agency, alien, survival, deadly creature, save the world, deadly, special agents, race against time, supernatural, danger, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.5
 4K
Stranded (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Lunar Base Ark explores ore and unexpectedly is hit by a meteor shower and has severe damages. Colonel Gerard Brauchman sends the crewwoman Ava Cameron to repair a wing that is full of CO2. Dr. Lance Krauss warns that the gas may cause paranoia ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trapped in space, survival, astronaut, isolation, supernatural, spacecraft, alien encounter, confined, danger, deadly, paranoia, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Alien Raiders (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the end of yet another night at Hastings Supermarket, a grocery store in Buck Lake, Arizona. But just before closing, a group of masked and armed to the teeth militants invades the store and take everyone hostage
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: evil alien, survival, battles, investigation, hostages, danger, captivity, isolation, hostage, small town, race against time, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 719
The Sender (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A psychic father and daughter band together with an "angel" in an attempt to save Earth from an extraterrestrial Armageddon. This suspenseful thriller ties together strange occurrences from 1965 in the Bermuda Triangle (where an American ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, crimes, evil alien, space and aliens, escapades, supernatural, government agency, deadly, uncover truth, missing person, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 4K
Abominable (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man, crippled in an accident, returns to the woods after rehabilitation, certain that he'll not see Bigfoot again.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: sasquatch, danger, supernatural, survival, legends and myths, deadly creature, escapades, deadly, in the woods, blood, bigfoot, cave ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.2
 536
Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, danger, race against time, adventure, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural, alien encounter, space travel, chaos, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Fourth Kind (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Since the 1960s, a disproportionate number of the population in and around Nome, Alaska, have gone missing. Despite FBI investigations, the disappearances remain a mystery. Dr. Abigail Tyler, a psychologist, may be on the verge of blowing the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: ufo, alien abduction, alien encounter, patient, space and aliens, disappearance, hypnosis, abduction, investigation, paranormal activity, uncover truth, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, california, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.9
 794
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, supernatural, save the world, rivalry, deadly, evil alien, soldier, mad scientist, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.1
 769
Absence (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Doctors are baffled when an expectant mother wakes to find her nearly-to-term pregnancy apparently disappear overnight. Police investigate the situation as a missing child, and only her husband and brother trust her version of events.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: missing child, mystery, danger, alien abduction, family relations, uncover truth, investigation, pregnancy, family problems, abduction, supportive spouse, losing-it hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Area 51 Confidential (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: People from various walks of life find themselves held captive in a desolate area surrounding a secret government installation rumored to contain extraterrestrial life
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: captivity, danger, alien encounter, military, government, extraterrestrial, experiment, desert, survival, supernatural, chases and races, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
 635
Unholy (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martha, a widow living in rural Pennsylvania, comes home to find her daughter about to blow her own head off with a shotgun in the basement of their house. Martha doesn't succeed in stopping her child's horrific demise, but the girl's ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, scary, psychological
Plot: time travel, mind control, human experiment, suicide, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, deadly, danger, schizophrenia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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