Movies that are like First on the Moon

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First on the Moon (2005)
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First on the Moon
Original name: Первые на Луне
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 72 min.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: rocket, moon
Place: chile, soviet union, ussr
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The Right Stuff
Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
USA
193 min.
 7.9
Good Bye Lenin!
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Germany
121 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to First on the Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots including rocket, outer space, cold war, heroes, boy, explosion and danger themes mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like First on the Moon: Wild Pigeon (1986), Taming of the Fire (1972), X-15 (1961), The Right Stuff (1983), Call Me Bwana (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.1
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Wild Pigeon
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Plot: pigeon, tattoo, memory, rocket, astronaut, van, bicycle, shower, boy, father son relationship
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   76%
 
Taming of the Fire
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 166 min.
Style: epic
Plot: advanced technology, cosmonaut, space program, cold war era, mastermind, space exploration, missile, post world war two, tough guy, rocket, world war two, cold war, rivalry, husband wife relationship
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   88%
 
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 5.9
 452
X-15
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: outer space, heroic mission, military base, adventure, danger, nasa, heroes, airplane, test pilot, u.s. air force, space travel, military, space and aliens, couple relations, military life, ambition, escapades, fuel, fighter jet, kissing, explosion, rocket, astronaut, accident, airport, cold war, control room, landing
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: united states, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   100%
 
The Right Stuff
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 193 min.
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, factual, dramatic, serious, sentimental, entertaining, tense, interesting, suspense, intense, earnest, sincere, breathtaking, scenic, cerebral, clever, captivating, humorous, light, tricky, talky, inspirational
Plot: space travel, adventure, cold war, nasa, space program, politics, aviation, military base, oldies, outer space, heroic mission, astronaut, mars, courage, race, storytelling, catastrophe, test pilot, u.s. air force, sacrifice, chase, mentor, moon, technology, beautiful scenery, dialogue, greed, science, adaptation, survival, tough heroes, childhood, idealism, runaway, culture clash, first contact, book, friendship, gunfight, philosophy, historical figure, answering machine, pilot, danger, heroes, space and aliens, anti heroes, underdog, paparazzi, follow your dream
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: california, soviet union, houston texas, new mexico, florida, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   73%
 
 5.3
 612
Call Me Bwana
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Style: absurd
Plot: russian spy, african tribe, screwball, fire eater, boar, golf ball, blowgun, golfer, tarantula, idiot, bikini girl, hung upside down, fool, flirt, tribe, russian accent, flamingo, ostrich, zebra, expedition, explorer, contest, wildlife, giraffe, safari, publisher, golf course, communism, poison dart, acid, hippopotamus, bad guy, lion, buried alive, hiding, female spy, secret mission, african, golf, unlikely hero, parachute, city, secret agent, human skeleton, drums, elephant, human skull, espionage, bird, skull
Time: 1960s
Place: soviet union, africa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   69%
 
 6.4
 38K
Spies Like Us
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, exciting, realistic, scenic, road movie, comic, light, clever, sexy, suspense, buddy comedy, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cold war, farce, chase, adventure, spies, on the road, fish out of water, secret service, doctors, mistaken identity, government agency, secrets, kgb, cia, missile, race against time, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, bait, parody, catastrophe, lone hero, golf, heroic mission, assassin, nuclear war, culture clash, car chase, paranoia, nudity (topless - notable), destiny, runaway, vengeance, brutality, transformation, revenge, first contact, working undercover, hitman, redemption, fantasy world, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), justice, cheating, chases and races, technology
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, afghanistan, asia, russia, pentagon, pakistan, soviet union, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   79%
 
 7.7
 123K
Good Bye Lenin!
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Style: humorous, sentimental, clever, realistic, semi serious, dramatic, reflective, melancholic, touching, funny, interesting, talky, harsh, light, satirical, offbeat, witty, intense, emotional
Plot: idealism, german, politics, communism, political, culture clash, secrets, capitalism, hospital, family drama, storytelling, childhood, parents and children, tragedy, coma, revolution, doctors, destiny, freedom, beautiful scenery, dishonesty, pornography, fighting the system, sacrifice, family bonds, propaganda, cold war, socialism, berlin wall, ethnic conflict, greed, corruption, brutality, family, life, betrayal, wife husband relationship, bureaucracy, single, patriotism, unlikely friendships, society, family relations, innocence lost, social differences, cons and scams, political unrest, terminal illness, state affairs, taxi driver
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, german democratic republic, east berlin, soviet union, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
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 6.6
 81K
Octopussy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining, sexy, ridiculous, humorous, tense, light, clever
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, adventure, 007, james bond, assassin, chase, nuclear bomb, spy, secret service, secret agents, spies, murder, secrets, circus, cold war, race against time, car chase, snake charmer, atomic bomb, british secret service, kgb, crocodile, tiger, octopus, clown, mentor, russian, catastrophe, save the world, submarine, conspiracy, weapons, heroic mission, first contact, fight scenes, island, chases and races, oil, storytelling, dialogue, runaway, betrayal, jungle, danger, indians, nuclear, fantasy world, culture clash, heroes, assassination
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia, europe, east berlin, east germany, russia, taj mahal, east berlin east germany, latin america, cuba, west germany, west berlin west germany, soviet union, berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   60%
 
Man in Outer Space
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: extraterrestrial, outer space, alien, rocket, invisibility, greed, time travel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
 7.1
 181
Alternative 3
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Plot: space colony, missing, moon landing, hoax, mysterious death, nasa, space shuttle, skepticism, global warming, moon, actor, astronaut, outer space, cover up, deception, missing person, scientist, soviet, conspiracy
Time: year 1977
Place: russia, soviet union, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
 4.5
 192
Falling Fire
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Plot: asteroid, doomsday, plot twist, terrorism, cult, female nudity
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
 5.7
 259
Earth II
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: bleak, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: space station, outer space, race against time, save the day, spacewalk, save the world, space travel, space and aliens, danger, heroes, man versus machine, heroic mission, hijacking, space wars, chases and races, escapades, biosphere, station, bio dome, pacifism, nuclear weapon, nuclear, earth, zero gravity, rocket, satellite, nasa
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   29%
 
 7.2
 114
Interstelar
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
Style: art house
Plot: blue, window, black, face, human, door, dimension, corridor, chroma key, superior, deadly, road, sofa, wardrobe, galaxy, bus stop, refrigerator, amateur, unhappy ending, glass, missing, tv, hunger, expedition, cold, food shortage, mute, fan, star, flag, body, bombing, dead, janitor, building, hat, trip, staff, magazine, warship, victim, winter, eyes, barn, walking, mission, political satire, monastery, planet, sunglasses
Place: siberia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
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He Hated Pigeons
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Plot: road trip
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
The Third Planet
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Plot: illness, quest, skinny dipping, male nudity, female nudity
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   31%
 
A Painting Lesson
Country:
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: military coup, countryside, coup d'etat, pharmacist, single mother, boy, painting, coup
Time: 1960s, year 1973
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   31%
 
Gagarin: First in Space
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Style: exciting, serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: follow your dream, outer space, space travel, heroes, spacecraft, space and aliens, folk hero, rise to the top, ambition, escapades, workplace, pilot, rocket
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   32%
 
 3.9
 294
Robot World
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Plot: pilot, planet, robot, extraterrestrial, rocket, outer space, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   30%
 
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Kennedy's Blonde Ghost
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 96 min.
Plot: ghost, dead children, late night, car accident, hitchhiker, urban legend, blonde
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   23%
 
Darkfall Resurrection
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 70 min.
Style: gothic
Plot: galaxy, vamp, power, goth, immortal, hillbilly, laser, space war, planet, moon, vampire, attack, fight, explosion, survival, rocket, lust, love, australian, dancing
Place: melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   27%
 
Julio Begins in July
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 120 min.
Plot: boy, history of chile, teenage prostitute, patriarch, coming of age, machismo, landowner, teenager
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   23%
 
Pressure Point
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, assassin, terrorism, helicopter, bomb, state affairs, ambassador, one last job, cia, assassination
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: chile, vermont, andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   21%
 
The White Nights of Postman Aleksey Tryapitsyn
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic, neorealism
Plot: village life, realism, village, social relations, isolation, society, non professional cast, remote, crying boy, rocket launching, looking at self in mirror, isolated place, drunk, ice cream, landscape, fisherman, boat, lake, shopping mall, fish, postman, cat, rocket, motorboat, funeral, fire, death, cigarette smoking, crying, boy, money
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   25%
 
 5.6
 2K
Xchange
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: terrorism, crimes, danger, terrorist, dishonesty, heroes, imaginary, society, time travel, life is a bitch, hitman, future dystopia, body swapping, travel agency, big business, new identity, business manager, cyberpunk, loud sex, murder of father, rocket, female nudity, false identity
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   26%
 
 6.8
 15
Voto + Fusil
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Plot: politics, left wing, history of chile, marxist, communist, communist party, presidential election, communism, bourgeoisie, coup d'etat, assassination
Time: year 1937, year 1947, year 1970
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   21%
 
 7.4
 152
A Long Journey
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina
Duration: 83 min.
Style: neorealism
Plot: journey, neo realism, newborn, social differences, big city, drunk, prostitution, delinquent, poverty, river, innocence, violence, boy, party
Place: chile, santiago de chile, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   21%
 
Brazil Year 2000
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 95 min.
Plot: rocket, devastation, world war three, poverty
Time: future
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   24%
 
Agent X-77 Orders to Kill
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, secret formula, rocket, hung by wrists
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   24%
 

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The Dark Side of the Moon
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Russia
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, police detective, time travel, psychopath, murder
Place: soviet union, russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   29%
 
Project: Metalbeast
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Plot: blown to pieces, government conspiracy, beast, silver bullet, medical research, trapped, pinball machine, cia agent, x rayed skeleton, cryogenics, injection, rocket launcher, castle, security guard, werewolf, transformation, full moon, severed arm, explosion, morgue, rocket, gore, electrocution, cover up, murder, scientist, doctor, secret
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   21%
 
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