Movies like Panic in the City

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Panic in the City (1968)
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Panic in the City (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American agent is assigned to track down a renegade Soviet spy who is building an atomic device in Los Angeles and plans to destroy the city with it.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, radiation, espionage, suicide, hospital, russian, evil man, atomic bomb, solitude, panic, contamination, bomb, police officer, radiation poisoning, stock footage, suicide mission
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, pacific ocean

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Most similar movies to Panic in the City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about danger, espionage, catastrophe, chaos, murder, chases and races and heroes mostly in Thriller, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Panic in the City: The Destructors (1968), Dimension 5 (1966), Panic in Year Zero! (1962), Most Dangerous Man Alive (1961), Liquid Dreams (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Agente Logan - missione Ypotron (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Agent Lemmy Logan is investigating the case of a missing NASA scientist and discovers that an ex nazi is developing a new super weapon.
Style: eurospy
Plot: espionage, james bond spoof, spy, spy hero, secret agent, secret agents
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Destructors (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Foreign agents are after a substance called "laser rubies" that can power a killer laser beam. Government agents are dispatched to protect the rubies and eliminate the foreign agents.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: secret agent, secret agents, caper, espionage, sabotage, heist, ruby, conspiracy, spy
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.0
 246
Dimension 5 (1966)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An American intelligence agent, aided by a Chinese-American female agent, uses a time-travel belt to thwart Chinese operatives who are attempting to import to Los Angeles the materials to make an atomic bomb.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: time travel, espionage, exploding car, hidden camera, car chase, martial arts, brain scan, hypodermic, video telephone, syringe, fireworks, spy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Panic in Year Zero! (1962)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While on a fishing trip, Harry Baldwin (Ray Milland) and his family hear an explosion and realize that Los Angeles has been leveled by a nuclear attack. Looters and killers are everywhere. Escaping to the hills with his family, he sets about the ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: atomic bomb, survival, radiation, post apocalypse, crimes, escapades, family life, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, chaos, nuclear holocaust, mutant ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Most Dangerous Man Alive (1961)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An escaped, but framed, prisoner escapes prison during a cobalt explosion and soon discovers he has grown a special power that makes his body impervious to everything. Learning this, he seeks vengeance on the bad guys who framed him for jail.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: radiation, gangster, mutation, revenge, prison escape, flamethrower, gangsters, death of protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 193
Liquid Dreams (1991)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a slightly future America, a woman goes to the big city to visit with her sister, who is dead in her apartment. In order to find out what happened to her sister, she gets a job working at a dance club, a lower notch in the strip joint circuit. ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: stripper, dancing, businessman, erotic thriller, police, dance club, nightclub, drug, murder of sister, bare breasts, chemist, sister sister relationship ...
Time: near future, future
Place: kansas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Agent for H.A.R.M. (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The head (Wendell Corey) of the Human Aetiological Relations Machine pits an agent (Mark Richman) against a flesh-to-fungus spore gun.
Style: humorous, psychotronic
Plot: espionage, secret agents, spy, mad scientist, danger, heroes, adventure, chases and races, escapades, heroic mission, antidote, iron curtain ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 100
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: eurospy, psychotronic
Plot: spy, psychic power, telepathy, telekinesis, false accusation, paranormal, intrigue, paranormal phenomena, extrasensory perception
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Half Life (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the near future, when communications go offline at a remote nuclear power plant isolated in the desert, a young safety inspector, Abby Dixon, is forced to fly out to bring them back online. Once inside the facility, mysterious clues and strange ...
Plot: nuclear, desert, nuclear power, radiation, insanity, scientist, strong female lead, nuclear power plant
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Battle Beneath the Earth (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Government officials discover a horrible plot: the Chinese are tunneling their way to the United States.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: tunnel, chinese, soldier, save the day, military, danger, escapades, chases and races, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, hypnotism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
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The Aftermath (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a lengthy space mission, two astronauts (Steve Barkett and Larry Latham) return to an Earth transformed by nuclear war. As renegade gangs and mutants rule Los Angeles, the astronauts join two pretty women and a couple of kids in a growing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, tense, serious ...
Plot: mutant, zombie, gang, astronaut, survival, chaos, battles, danger, deadly, rivalry, civilization, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 3K
The Cloud (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DIE WOLKE (The Cloud) is about a breakdown of a nuclear power station in Germany and the story of two teenager-lovers Hannah and Elmar who take refuge. 38.000 people die and Hannah unfortunately becomes contaminated.
Style: touching, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: radiation, teenage love, hospital, survival, confined, contamination, supportive parent, catastrophe, escapades, warning, family relations, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, northern germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 203
Bombshell (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Characters in a bio technological firm utilize nanotechnology (miniature, smart robots) to control others for their own good.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laboratory, experiment gone awry, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, technology gone awry, corporate crimes, future dystopia, inventions and discoveries, antidote, graphic violence, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 16K
Seconds (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A secret organisation offers wealthy people a second chance at life. The customer picks out someone they want to be and the organisation surgically alters the customer to look like the intended person, stages the customer's death, gets rid of ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, gloomy, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: haunted by the past, faked death, surgery, midlife crisis, murder, plastic surgery, redemption, crimes, mystery, golden years, deadly, downfall ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, malibu california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 1K
The Power (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: One by one members of a special project team are being killed by telekinesis - the ability to move things with the power of the mind alone. The race is on to determine which of the remaining team members is the murderer and to stop them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: telekinesis, mind control, murder, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability, hidden identity, danger, dishonesty, violence spree, laboratory, multiple suspects ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Manhattan Project (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair. The film's underlying theme involves the Cold War of the 1980s when government ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: heist, laser, teenager, runaway, laboratory, nuclear, helicopter, plutonium, scientist, bomb, science, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 322
Project Ghazi (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pakistan’s first superhero film Project Ghazi project has been a hot topic in the entertainment industry of Pakistan ever since the project was announced last year. Humayun Saeed, Shehryar Munawar and Syra Shahroz will be seen in lead roles.
Plot: superhero, thrill ride, spy, pakistani
Time: year 2017
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 233K
Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, save the world, spacecraft, sun, danger, expedition, self sacrifice, astronaut, heroic mission, earth, bomb ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Advanced Guard (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of aliens arrive on Earth as part of an advance invasion force. Their mission is to kidnap a small sample of humans and run them through a series of rigorous tests to determine if they would make suitable slaves. Harper, one of the alien ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien abduction, alien invasion, alien, confined, rivalry, race against time, ambition, danger, escapades, save the world, deadly, society ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both ...
Style: cult film, suspenseful, gloomy, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, man versus machine, catastrophe, artificial intelligence, cold war, computer, mathematics, ultimatum, nuclear threat, super computer, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: canada, soviet union, rome italy, ussr, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.0
 1K
Ice (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the whole North of the Equator freezes below zero, a group of people in Los Angeles risk their lives while trying to "escape" from the city's hostile conditions, in order to take a ship to a hotter place on Earth.
Style: disaster movie
Plot: submarine, disaster film, scientist, nurse, frozen body, u.s. president, president, robbery, rainstorm, swimming pool, police, snow ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 74K
The Invasion (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. They discover an alien virus aboard a crashed space shuttle that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense, psychological ...
Plot: virus, save the world, alien, danger, psychiatrist, invasion, hysteria, alien invasion, sleeping, child in peril, quarantine, survival ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: washington d.c., usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Goliad Uprising (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Shannon Lark stars as Ariel Loner who uses her lovers to achieve her goal of thwarting the one man she hasn't been able to manipulate. Her web of seduction captures the handsome David (Aaron Weisinger) and leads him on a run for their lives as ...
Plot: cyberspace, technology, political satire, post apocalypse, murder, science, riot, espionage, hacker, satire, distopia
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Escape (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A scientist's experiment could lead to the first man-made, functioning, living organism. An elite escape artist-private investigator is working to stop him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: amusement park, escape artist, prison escape, save the world, virus, wrongful imprisonment
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Madmen of Mandoras (1963)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A group of Nazi survivors save Hitler's brain keeping it alive in a huge jar hooked up to a machine. The Nazis plan to release a deadly gas destroying all life on the planet. To ensure their success they kidnap Professor Coleman the only man on ...
Style: cult film
Plot: cult, exploitation, pay phone, nazi occultism, disembodied head, swastika, conspiracy, hotel, hitler, fascism, fistfight, adolf hitler ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 1K
Z.P.G. (1972)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, a very smoggy and overpopulated Earth government makes it illegal to have children for a generation. One couple, unsatisfied with their substitute robot baby, breaks the rules and gets in a lot of trouble. (Z.P.G. ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: pregnancy, robot, birth control, contamination, overpopulation, distopia, danger, androids and robots, unsupportive spouse, babies and infants, fighting the system, rebellion ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Man Called Dagger (1968)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An agent finds himself pitted against a former Nazi who has a plan to become ruler of the world through mind control.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, mad scientist, special agent, villain, nazi, world domination, secret agent, mind control, special agents, secret agents, wrestler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 13K
Hardware (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg's head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a ...
Style: cult film, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, killer robot, desert, survival, man versus machine, woman in danger, violence, cyborgs, technophobia, technology gone awry, post apocalypse, distopia ...
Time: future
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The President's Analyst (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At first, Dr. Sidney Schaefer feels honored and thrilled to be offered the job of the President's Analyst. But then the stress of the job and the paranoid spies that come with a sensitive government position get to him, and he runs away. Now ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, assassination attempt, secret agent, politics, hippie, state affairs, manhunt, undercover, political intrigue, satire, head of state ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, england, washington d.c., europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Missile X: The Neutron Bomb Incident (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, Iran, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American intelligence agent travels to pre-Islamic Revolution Iran to try to thwart a power-mad European baron from using a stolen cruise missile to destroy an unspecific target in that country.
Plot: spy, espionage, casino, boat, bomb, yacht, terrorist, kgb, exploitation, cia, murder, gunfight ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%