Movies like Nightfall 1988

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Nightfall (1988)
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Nightfall (1988)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The people of the planet Aeon, blessed with six suns, have never experienced night. When an archeological excavation uncovers evidence of an ancient catastrophe, all signs point towards the impending darkness of the very Nightfall. Panic erupts as the suns slowly disappear one by one. Science struggles against superstition as the people race to comprehend the approaching Nightfall... the end of the world as they know it. Based on Isaac Asimov's classic story "Nightfall" voted "The Greatest Sciense-Fiction Story Of All Time."
Plot: blindness, nudity (full frontal - brief), loss of eyesight, cult leader, religious cult, outer space, apocalypse, princess, female nudity, prophet, male female relationship, seduction, underground, star, astronomy, sun, spirituality, seductress, father daughter relationship, astronomer, ritual, bare breasts, mysterious woman, father in law son in law relationship, ceremony ...

Most similar movies to Nightfall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and psychotronic films with plots about female nudity, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), outer space, time travel, catastrophe and bare breasts mostly in Sci-Fi, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Nightfall: Grand Tour: Disaster in Time (1991), Terminal Voyage (1994), New Rose Hotel (1998), Avalon: Beyond the Abyss (1999), The Exotic Time Machine (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Grand Tour: Disaster in Time (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Before they can complete renovations on their new inn, Widower (Ben Wilson) and daughter (Hillary) are visited by a woman seeking immediate lodging for her strange group of travellers. Why they won't stay at the hotel in town is just the first ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, race against time, catastrophe, time travel, evil alien, danger, chases and races, single parent, adventure, space and aliens, heroes, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Nightfall (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The people of the planet Aeon, blessed with six suns, have never experienced night. When an archeological excavation uncovers evidence of an ancient catastrophe, all signs point towards the impending darkness of the very first Nightfall. Panic ...
Plot: outer space, astronomy, planet, female director, sword and sorcery, sword and planet
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 opera, space travel, spacecraft, outer space, trapped in space, post nuclear, post apocalypse
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
New Rose Hotel (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A corporate raider and his henchman use a chanteuse to lure a scientific genius away from his employer and family.
Style: atmospheric, non-linear, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, cyberpunk, espionage, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, assassination attempt, crimes, danger, prostitute, rivalry, lovers on the run ...
Time: future, near future
Place: new york, japan, usa, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Avalon: Beyond the Abyss (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An island blows up, and from its remains a black poison fills the ocean. A team of underwater specialists with high-tech gear have to stop the poison before it contaminates the earth, but things get increasingly bizarre the more they investigate.
Style: apocalyptic
Plot: marine biologist, diving, alternate reality, island, investigation, scuba diving, ocean, poison, apocalypse, save the world, spacesuit, ecological disaster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Exotic Time Machine (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: On board a space station in the near future, Leon falls into its time portal and lands in the boudoir of Marie Antoinette. He observes a dalliance of the queen with her maid, Mimi; then the queen finds him, suspects he's the king's spy, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, time travel, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, vagina, female full frontal nudity, lesbianism, sex, erotica, bare breasts, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Big Sister 2000 (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Julie Strain is the tyrannical interrogator who commands the dark forces of the future. They abduct Jenny, an innocent woman and enslave her inside an invincible steel fortress. Forced to endure mind-shattering torments, she befriends the other ...
Plot: women's prison, nipples, lesbian, lesbianism, bare breasts, sadism, female nudity, female prisoner, nudity (full frontal - brief), escape attempt, prison, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Sherlock Holmes (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Watson are on the trail of a criminal and scientific mastermind who seems to control monsters and creations which defy belief.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sherlock holmes, adventure, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, private detective, deadly creature, prodigy, riddles and clues, master criminal, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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 4.8
 124
Tokyo Blackout (1987)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a science-fiction novel by Sakyo Komatsu. Tokyo is suddenly covered by a dome shaped electromagnetic cloud for an unknown reason and is totally blocked and isolated from other parts of the world. The temperature inside the cloud is slowly ...
Style: suspense
Plot: sunrise, singer, airplane, journalist, puppy, catastrophe, un, cloud, blindness, flowers, ambassador, news reporter ...
Place: washington d.c., japan, london, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
It Came from Outer Space II (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Aliens crashland near a small desert town, strewing odd bluish-glowing rocks throughout the area. Townfolk notice something is amiss when temperatures begin to soar, water disappears, power goes down and people seem not to be themselves.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, ufo, storm, transformation, human duplication, mountain, small community, stone, stranded, heat
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Murder by Moonlight (1989)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a nuclear war on Earth, the Soviet Union and the U.S. both establish outposts on the moon. When a murder occurs on the outpost, both U.S. and Soviet investigators are forced to work on the case together.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: tape over mouth, outer space, moon, murder, terrorism, nasa, transsexual
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.4
 253K
Contact (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who must make some difficult decisions between her beliefs, the truth, and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, emotional, intense, sincere ...
Plot: alien encounter, benign alien, scientist, alien contact, wormhole, space travel, space and aliens, science, first contact, research, nasa, outer space ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future
Place: new mexico, usa, hokkaido, florida, puerto rico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
15 Till Midnight (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Parallel worlds collide as a secret society policing this phenomena track a man whose wife has seemingly disappeared.
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: parallel world, martial arts, murder, love, conspiracy, memory, agent, home invasion, female nudity, pregnancy, hand to hand combat, betrayal ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 2.1
 118
Demon Sex (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scientists on Earth experiment with advanced DNA from an ancient alien skull, hoping to crack its genetic code for the good of humankind. But aliens want to steal the code to prevent their species from going extinct, so they enlist human women to ...
Style: serious, scary, suspense, disturbing, sexual ...
Plot: evil alien, pregnancy, save the world, apocalypse, battles, supernatural, danger, deadly, deadly creature, rivalry, future dystopia, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 427
Project X (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A spy is brought back from cryogenic suspension after being almost killed in a plane crash returning from a mission to learn about a deadly new weapon being developed in the East. But the vital memories are being suppressed, so the authorities use ...
Style: serious, psychological, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: spy, double agent, palaces castles and temples, bio weapon, disorder, escapades, undercover, plague, memory loss, time travel, future dystopia, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.0
 60
PSI Factor (1980)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Aliens from another dimension cross space and time to come to Earth. A scientist tries to discover what their motives are.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, scientist, conspiracy, ufo, husband wife relationship, first contact
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 288
Night Slaves (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A man and his wife stumble upon a town whose inhabitants turn into zombies and head for the edge of town every night... he seems to be the only one unaffected. What is happening to the townsfolk? Who is the mysterious young women he keeps seeing? ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, hypnotism, hypnosis, slave labor, truck, hospital, porsche, bandaged head, zombie, sheriff, alien spacecraft, alien disguised as human ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.7
 1K
Black River (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Burned-out Hollywood screenwriter Bo Aikens (Jay Mohr) is fed up with life in Los Angeles. He heads out of the hustle and bustle of the big city and arrives in picturesque Black River in Northern California, seeking relaxation and artistic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: small town life, danger, small town, mind game, destiny, isolation, guardian angel, remote control, sister sister relationship, confined, urban, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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First on the Moon (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In spring 1938 in the mountains in the north of Chile a fiery UFO, later named "Chilean Sphere ", fell down. The investigation of this episode, made by a film crew, has led to a sensational discovery. It appeared that before the Second ...
Style: semi documentary, realistic, clever, serious
Plot: rocket, space mission, communism, cosmonaut, training, moon, satire, found footage, test pilot, female nudity, male nudity, outer space
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: soviet union, chile, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
55%
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Lou, who has become the "father of the Internet," is shot by an unknown assailant, Jacob and Nick fire up the time machine again to save their friend.
Style: humorous, not serious, psychotronic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, jacuzzi, virtual reality, time machine, sent to the future, drugs/alcohol, friends, disorder, buddies, silly humor, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 4K
Clara (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An astronomer becomes obsessed with searching the cosmos for signs of life beyond Earth which leads to a shocking discovery.
Style: breathtaking, exciting, enigmatic, light, romanticism ...
Plot: astronomer, professor, outer space, search, space and aliens, universe, scientist, alternate universe, scientific discovery, parallel universe, scientific research, obsession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 430
Lolita 2000 (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Sex is banned but lolita becomes a sexual rebel and broadcasts erotic adventures throughout the universe while satisfying her own forbidden fantasies.
Style: sexy, bleak, futuristic, sexual, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), lolita, couples, surrender, life is a bitch, society, danger, future dystopia, rebelliousness, sexual relations, cavemen, caveman ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.6
 1K
Lifepod (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lifepod cronicles the trip of eight passengers after the ship they were traveling on blew up on Christmas Eve. Immediately people start dying. The passengers begin to investigate why the ship blew up and how it relates to them
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious
Plot: spacecraft, survival, trapped in space, rescue, terrorism, danger, space and aliens, deadly, escapades, outer space, murder, evil corporation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Virtual Encounters 2 (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A nerdish computer-type stumbles upon a virtual computer program that puts the viewer right into the experience. His roommate convinces him to use it as a sex-type program and sell folks various sexual "experiences." Meanwhile, the nerd ...
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, looking for sex, computers and web, college life, college, sexual relations, couples, youth, anus, vagina, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Circle of Eight (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jessica moves into a loft on the eighth floor of a Los Angeles apartment building called The Dante. The other tenants all seem friendly at first, but when she starts witnessing horrible deaths, she must team up with her neighbor Evan (Doom) to solve ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, uncover truth, danger, crimes, mysterious character, riddles and clues, fear, supernatural, brutality, life is a bitch, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 56
Meurtrière (2015)
Genre: Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Meurtrière is the second movement of a triptych by Philippe Grandrieux whose common thread is anxiety. Each movement, White Epilepsy, Meurtrière, Unrest, consists of a performance, a film and an installation.
Plot: female full frontal nudity, female nudity, no dialogue, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 219
Alternative 3 (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Purporting to be an investigation into the UK's contemporary "brain drain", Alternative 3 uncovered a plan to make the Moon and Mars habitable in the event of climate change and a terminal environmental catastrophe on Earth.
Plot: missing, hoax, scientist, conspiracy, cover up, deception, skepticism, mars, video tape, interview, global warming, astronaut ...
Time: year 1977, 70s
Place: usa, soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 2K
Moebius (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story is set beneath Buenos Aires, deep within its labyrinthine subway system, and centers on a train containing 30 riders that has mysteriously disappeared. The subway officials are greatly troubled and so call in topographer Daniel Pratt to ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, clever, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: train, mathematics, time travel, society, fighting the system, intrigue, disorder, satire, experiment gone awry, uncover truth, crimes, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1996
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Whisperer in Darkness (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Written in 1931, H.P. Lovecraft's iconic genre-bending tale of suspense and alien terrors is brought to life in the style of the classic horror films of the 1930s like Frankenstein, Dracula and King Kong. Using its Mythoscope™ process — a ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric, scary, suspense ...
Plot: legends and myths, riddles and clues, supernatural, abduction, mystery, danger, deadly, space and aliens, escape attempt, dishonesty, neo noir, deadly creature ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: new england, vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%