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Philadelphia Experiment II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, to a changed world. Germany won World War II and the United States is now about to mark 50 years as a Nazi conquest.
Style: futuristic, offbeat, serious, stylized, mind bending
Plot: time travel, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, getting home, race against time, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, experiment, destiny, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space and aliens, danger, heroes, hopes, imaginary, chases and races, supernatural, escapades, disorder, german, explosion ...
Time: future, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
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Battlestar Galactica
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
USA
44 min.
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Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
USA
197 min.
 7.9
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, futuristic and exciting films with plots about imaginary, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, save the world and heroic mission mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Philadelphia Experiment II: Battlestar Galactica (1978), Battle Beyond the Stars (1980), The Phantom Planet (1961), The Time Machine (1978), Stargate (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 148 min.
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Battle Beyond the Stars
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Style: serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful
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Ultra Warrior
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Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
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Style: semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
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Journey to the Center of Time
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Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: bleak, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
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    User:   57%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
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Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
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System:   67%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Time Tunnel is a 1966–1967 U.S. color science fiction TV series, written around a theme of time travel adventure. The show was creator-producer Irwin Allen's third science fiction television series, released by 20th Century Fox and ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
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    User:   77%
 
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Duration: 85 min.
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Style: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Place: kansas, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Robinson Crusoe on Mars
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Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
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Time: future
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    User:   59%
 

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