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Visitor of a Museum (1989)
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Visitor of a Museum (1989)
Original name: Посетитель музея
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 136 min.
Story: It is the future, the world is in ruins and a large portion of the population consists of deformed mutants living in reservations. In this world a man decides to spend his vacation visiting the ruins of a museum that is now buried under the sea.
Plot: post apocalypse, religion, destiny, hopes, surrealism, symbolism, messiah, underwater scene, post punk, sea, mentally challenged, museum, underwater, down syndrome, waste

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out thought provoking, psychotronic, bleak and allegory films with plots about post apocalypse, surrealism, apocalypse, distopia, loneliness, destiny and survival mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Visitor of a Museum: Dead Man's Letters (1986), High-Rise (2015), Stalker (1979), Byelorussia Station (1971), The Penitent Man (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dead Man's Letters (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world after the nuclear apocalypse a scholar helps a small group of children and adults survive, staying with them in the basement of the former museum of history. In his mind he writes letters to his son — though it is obvious that they will ...
Plot: post apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, soviet, distopia, snow, christmas, death, nobel prize winner, catacomb, catacombs, mud, dying ...
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 5.6
 39K
High-Rise (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Ireland, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.
Style: surreal, futuristic, art house, parody, weird ...
Plot: skyscraper, decadence, class conflict, social class, high rise, insanity, violence, surrealism, suicide by jumping, money, dark humor, talking during sex ...
Time: 70s, year 1975, future
Place: london, england
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100%
 8.1
 120K
Stalker (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to frequent anomalies. A Stalker guides two men into the Zone, specifically to an area in which deep seeded ...
Style: philosophical, bleak, atmospheric, gloomy, art house ...
Plot: stalker, surrealism, scientist, russian, wish come true, post apocalypse, desire, future dystopia, human nature, society, escapades, heaven and hell ...
Place: russia
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100%
Byelorussia Station (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The heroes of the movie last seen each other on the Belarusian railway station in the summer of 1945. A quarter-century, they meet at the funeral of comrade.
Style: disturbing, touching, thought provoking, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, destiny, society, life & death, justice, life is a bitch, hopes, world war two, train, railway station
Time: 20th century
Place: russia
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100%
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The Penitent Man (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Penitent Man tells the story of psychologist Dr. Jason Pyatt, a man devoted to his work - a man torn from his family. With his struggling marriage and mounting bills, Jason is at a crossroads with the life he has chosen and the life he could ...
Plot: scientist, toy robot, hundred dollar bill, book, voice recording, past, head bandage, close up of mouth, time, wormhole, pocket watch, facial scar ...
Time: future
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100%
Late August at the Hotel Ozone (1967)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A troupe of young women on post-apocalyptic earth are lead around by a mistress born before the war, eventually stumbling into the company of a lonely old man.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, feminist, fish, killing an animal, dead animal, surrealism, end of the world, snake, apocalypse, old man, old woman ...
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50%
Possibility of an Island (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: La Possibilité d'une île is a 2008 film directed by Michel Houellebecq, loosely based on his 2005 novel The Possibility of an Island.
Plot: existentialism, meaning of life, humanity, sect, drinking water, beach resort, religious sect, life & death, neurology, brain, post apocalypse, new life ...
Time: 2000s
Place: belgium
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43%
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In My Room (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Armin, in his fourties, is a freelancer with lots of time and little money. He’s not really happy, but can’t picture living a different life. One morning the world looks the same as always, but mankind has disappeared.
Style: captivating, psychological, exciting, unusual plot structure, surreal ...
Plot: alone, mysterious disappearance, disappearance, post punk, male nudity, nightclub, male protagonist, demonstration, grandmother, journalist, goat, setting a fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.3
 320
The Noah (1975)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Noah, the sole remaining survivor on our planet after a nuclear holocaust, finds himself unable to to accept his unique predicament. To cope with his loneliness, he creates an imaginary companion, then a companion for his companion and finally an ...
Style: avant garde, cult film, allegory
Plot: nuclear war, distopia, radiation, insanity, religion, sole survivor, military, hearing voices, apocalypse, jealousy, imaginary friend, best friend ...
Time: future, post world war two
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40%
The Man from Ruin (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a series of unexpected UFO crash landings on the planet Earth, a large portion of life slowly and mysteriously went extinct. We follow a man that struggles for survival, as he gathers items needed for the impending winter. Outside of personal ...
Style: philosophical
Plot: forest, end of the world, survival, very little dialogue, extinction, loneliness, winter, post apocalypse, abandoned building, alone, voice recording, videotaping ...
Time: future
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39%
Flowers for Algernon (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, thought provoking, contemplative
Plot: mentally challenged, prodigy, laboratory, blind ambition, social misfits, hopes, misfit, fall in love, human spirit, romance, disorder, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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39%
Johnny Shortwave (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Story: A resistance movement rises against a totalitarian regime.
Plot: food shortage, police, evil corporation, surrealism, underground movement, distopia
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38%
 6.7
 722
Malevil (1981)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In southern France, in a quite little town, the mayor, who also owns a castle with some cattle, is in the wine cellar with some other people: the pharmacist, the veterinary, and some of his employees. As they are drinking wine, they hear a terrible ...
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, train, apocalypse, isolation, escape, cooking and food, chaos, fascism, palaces castles and temples, nuclear holocaust, tunnel ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
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38%
20 Years After (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, 20 years after an apocalyptic terrorist event that obliterated the face of the world!
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: post apocalypse, life is a bitch, survival, pregnancy, future dystopia, chaos, danger, society, escapades, babies and infants, apocalypse, distopia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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38%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, captivating, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, a.i., adoption, future dystopia, distopia, androids, cyberpunk, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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37%
The Survivalist (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a time of starvation, a survivalist lives off a small plot of land hidden deep in forest. When two women seeking food and shelter discover his farm, he finds his existence threatened.
Style: intense, harsh, tense, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, starvation, isolation, post apocalyptic, violence, desperation, maggot, mother daughter relationship, visceral, very little dialogue, knife ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
2307: Winter's Dream (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 2307, a future soldier is sent on a mission to hunt down the leader of the humanoid rebellion.
Plot: post apocalypse, near death experience, avalanche, humanoid, reluctant hero, bridge
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Distant Thunder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Patty is lying awake one night in a church basement, distraught and scared. She is to be executed the next morning for refusing to take the Mark of the Beast. Patty knows what lies ahead if she takes the mark but can still not believe in Christ.When ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian propaganda, distopia, minister, religion, religious persecution, preacher, guillotine, christian, bible prophecy, end of the world
Time: future
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37%
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Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: intellectual, twist ending, cerebral, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Plot: first contact, alien, spacecraft, ufo, alien race, female protagonist, alien creature, loss, scientist, destiny, science, alien contact ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: pakistan, russia, montana, china, venezuela ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 631
Human Highway (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Human Highway is a 1982 comedy film starring and co-directed by Neil Young under his pseudonym Bernard Shakey. Dean Stockwell co-directed the film and acted along with Russ Tamblyn, Dennis Hopper, and the band Devo. Included is a collaborative ...
Style: not serious, surreal, exciting, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: surrealism, acid, post apocalypse, workplace situations, boss and employee, rock, small town, technology gone awry, alien encounter, apocalypse, buddies, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 171
Anti-Clock (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A complex and fascinating experimental exploration of time and identity. ‘Anti-Clock is a film of authentic, startling originality. Brilliantly mixing cinema and video techniques, Arden and Bond have created a movie that captures the anxiety and ...
Style: experimental
Plot: video surveillance, psychiatry, suicide, female director, female nudity, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 612
Awaken (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex's dreary life is reignited when he meets Rachel, the woman of his dreams. The only thing that stands in the way of their perfect, serendipitous relationship is that Rachel has recently passed away.
Style: touching, sincere, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, true love, destiny, parallel world, bittersweet, unfulfillment, hopes, supernatural, couples, afterlife, imaginary, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 895
Chrysalis (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joshua and Penelope are survivors of a deadly infection that laid waste to humanity 25 years ago. When they encounter fellow survivor Abira, their lives are forever changed as they fight off the remnants of the infected.
Style: suspense, touching, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: post apocalypse, hopes, zombie, blood, zombie survival, desperation, zombie apocalypse, gore, walking dead, survivor, couples, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Treachery and Greed on the Planet of the Apes (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A television movie made from two segments of the TV Series Planet of the Apes (1974), Planet of the Apes: The Horse Race (1974) and Planet of the Apes: The Tyrant (1974).
Plot: post apocalypse, horse race, astronaut, ape man, ape, monkey, human
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 27K
Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: contemplative, serious, captivating, cult film, light ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, space and aliens, outer space, robot, distopia, environmentalism, fighting the system, factory, biosphere, greenhouse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
When the Trees Fall (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ukraine, Poland, Republic of North Macedonia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story revolves around rebellious five-year-old Vitka, her teenage cousin Larysa and Larysa’s boyfriend, a young criminal Scar. After the death of her father, Larysa wants a different life, even if the entire community condemns her love for ...
Plot: domestic violence, symbolism, little girl, coming of age, abused woman, female director, outdoor sex, sex scene, hose, sex outdoors, widow, male nudity ...
Place: ukraine
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35%
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Monolith's Whisper (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Uruguay
Duration: 68 min.
Story: STALKER: Monolith's Whisper tells the story of Alexey Savchuk, an exiled victim of the 1986 Chernobyl accident who enters the Exclusion Zone to find his lost brother after "The Second Catastrophe" where a mysterious second explosion ...
Style: art house, psychological, bleak, philosophical
Plot: stalker, nuclear explosion, mercenary, freedom, loner, nuclear power plant, quest, life & death, future dystopia, nature, ecology, soldier ...
Place: ukraine, uruguay, chernobyl
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Holy Pafnucio (1977)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Controversial, sexy and surreal tale of a messenger, his journey and encounters with many historical events and people such as Auschwitz, the Ku Klux Klan, Frida Kahlo, Cortés and Emiliano Zapata (as a beautiful woman!)
Plot: musical number, surrealism, messiah, desert, sand, female nudity, football, nudity (full frontal - brief), symbolism
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Human Animals (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men and one woman are the last people on Earth. They are reduced to savagery, mate with the woman, and they learn to survive on a deserted island.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: brother sister sex, female nudity, dead animal, abandoned building, murder, oasis, nude sunbathing, fire, post apocalypse, mushroom cloud, lighthouse, hairy vagina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Strange New World (1975)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a group of scientists living in a space ship wake up from a hibernation state and come back to an apocalyptic Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, scientist, cloning, immortality, astronaut, bio dome, biosphere, failed pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%