Movies like Retrograde

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Retrograde (2004)
 3.1
 2K
Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, suspense, surprise ending, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, spacecraft, ship, good versus evil, race against time, save the world, heroic mission, adventure, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, infection, rescue, dark future, space travel, disease, single parent, evil man, winter, terminator, one against many, survival, heroes, plague, soldier, tough guy ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 2004, 23rd century
Place: antarctica, south america

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Most similar movies to Retrograde

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, futuristic and exciting films with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, gunfight, adventure and violence mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Retrograde: The Black Hole (1979), Lost in Space (1998), Gangland (2001), Fortress 2 (2000), The Terminator (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Black Hole (1979)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering near a black hole. The ship is controlled ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, black hole, disney, adventure, cyborgs, mad scientist, astronaut, robot, killer robot, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 73K
Lost in Space (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, surreal, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, space and aliens, space travel, outer space, robot, save the world, adventure, alien, spacecraft, space exploration, catastrophe, family ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.8
 614
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, gang, good versus evil, against humanity, save the world, heroes, adventure, rescue, life is a bitch, survival, confined ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.5
 7K
Fortress 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 7 years on from the original Fortress movie, Brennick and his family are still on the run. Finally, they give in, and surrender, only to find themselves imprisoned in a new, more sophisticated fortress prison in outer space. But Brennick's not ...
Style: rough, futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, microchip, on the run, race against time, chase, rivalry, heroes, escape, surveillance, outer space, heroic mission, isolation ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 8.1
 852K
The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, time travel, cyborgs, man versus machine, androids and robots, sent to the past, post apocalypse, time paradox, artificial intelligence, killer robot, dystopic future, androids ...
Time: 80s, future, 2020s, year 1984, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 3K
Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, deadly virus, undercover, dishonesty, plague, disorder, chaos, fighting the system, uncover truth, cataclysm, heroic mission, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Patrol (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a massive earthquake destroys Los Angeles, a new order is formed. But disagreement among the ranks leads to more war and disruption, and The Last Patrol must bring order if there's to be any hope for the future.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, apocalypse, rescue, desert, chaos and mayhem, survival, life is a bitch, rivalry, adventure, battles, post apocalypse, infection ...
Time: future, near future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, surprise ending, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyborgs, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, apocalypse, man versus machine, robot, time traveler, one against many, chaos, killer robot, chase ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, contemporary, near future ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, post apocalypse, evil alien, alien, heroic mission, survival, stupidity, save the world, future dystopia, planet, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: denver colorado, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.1
 1K
Cyborg Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ex-DEA agent Jack receives an emergency message from his brother Phillip, whose team was ambushed on the Caribbean island of St. Keith. Jack goes to St. Keith to find his brother, who has been turned into a cyborg by the drug runner he was after.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, futuristic, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, killer robot, police shootout, heroes, mad scientist, chaos, journalism, manhunt, police, police officer, androids ...
Time: 90s
Place: denver colorado, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When terrorists threaten nuclear catastrophe, the world's only hope is to reactivate decommissioned Universal Soldier Luc Deveraux. Rearmed and reprogrammed, Deveraux must take on his nemesis from the original Universal Soldier and a ...
Style: exciting, intense, tense, serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, military, super soldier, chase, violence, fight, fight scenes, lone hero, superhuman, soldier, heroes, martial arts ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, 60s
Place: virginia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Gen-X Cops 2: Metal Mayhem (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When terrorists abduct a deadly government attack robot, the call is put out to the Gen-Y Cops, an elite task force with lethal fighting skills. Together with a trigger-happy FBI agent, the Gen-Y Cops race against time to destroy the robot before it ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, undercover, save the world, special agents, fighting crime, heroic mission, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, androids and robots, partners, technology gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.2
 1K
Dead Trigger (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 2021 - 5 years after the outbreak of a mysterious virus that turned humans into bloodthirsty, undead beasts much of the world’s population has been decimated. When governments were unable to keep the disease at bay, the Contagion Special Unit was ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, rough, intense ...
Plot: virus, zombie apocalypse, rescue mission, military, swat team, zombie, martial arts, game, battles, tough guy, top secret, one against many ...
Time: near future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.1
 1K
Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, soldier, adventure, heroic mission, terminator, escapades, rescue, one man army, survival, deception, conspiracy ...
Time: future, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, year 1992 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Terminator Salvation (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: All grown up in post-apocalyptic 2018, John Connor must lead the resistance of humans against the increasingly dominating militaristic robots. But when Marcus Wright appears, his existence confuses the mission as Connor tries to determine whether ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, intense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, apocalypse, post apocalypse, cyberpunk, man versus machine, androids and robots, distopia, dystopic future, robot, artificial intelligence, technology gone awry, killer robot ...
Time: future, year 2003, 2000s, near future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, androids and robots, military, apocalypse, space travel, space and aliens, survival, save the world, adventure, rescue, man versus machine, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 1K
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, martial arts, cyberpunk, post apocalypse, terminator, good versus evil, heroes, escapades, androids and robots, dishonesty, gang, crimes ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
2019: After the Fall of New York (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which is controlled by the Euraks, to rescue the only fertile ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, post apocalypse, cyborgs, survival, murder, adventure, chaos, nuclear holocaust, rivalry, race against time, life is a bitch, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019
Place: new york, colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being punished for retreat from combat, Ranger David Martel is given command of the Liandra, a haunted 20-year old Minbari fighting ship. He's escorting ambassadors to a secret archaeological site, the oldest city on record and a clue to ...
Style: light, stylized, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space battle, space opera, adventure, save the world, fantasy world, parallel universe, alien, space wars, society, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 2K
Bloodsuckers (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intergalactic vampire hunters. "Buffy" meets "Star Trek" in a "Mad Max" world.
Style: serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, spacecraft, save the world, heroic mission, rivalry, race against time, deadly creature, rescue, leadership, chase, space travel ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
 13K
Casshern (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Fifty years of war between the Great Eastern Federation and Europa - now merged as Eurasia - have taken their toll on planet Earth. As a result of the use of biological, chemical and nuclear weapons, much of Earth has become uninhabitable and people ...
Style: stylized, intense, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, good versus evil, vengeance, distopia, samurai, mutant, dark hero, rescue, cyberpunk, fictional war, tragic hero, heroic mission ...
Time: future, distant future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Astronaut Brent is sent to rescue Taylor but crash lands on the Planet of the Apes, just like Taylor did in the original film. Taylor has disappeared into the Forbidden Zone so Brent and Nova try to follow and find him. He discovers a cult of humans ...
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, depressing, suspense, allegory ...
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, astronaut, space and aliens, space travel, time travel, monkey, outer space, mutant, distopia, alien, rescue ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: new york, tokyo, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
 57K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sergeant Todd is a veteran soldier for an elite group of the armed forces. After being defeated by a new breed of genetically engineered soldiers, he is dumped on a waste planet and left for dead. He soon interacts with a group of crash survivors ...
Style: futuristic, entertaining, intense, emotional, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, space travel, alien planet, genetic engineering, future war, outer space, soldier, survival, apocalypse, snake, terminator, christmas ...
Time: future, near future, year 1996
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, man versus machine, cyborgs, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, robot, apocalypse, post apocalypse, terminator, end of the world, child in peril, lone hero ...
Time: future, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Bridge of Dragons (1999)
Genre: Action, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The tough and cold mercenary Warchild, is working for the man who took care of his war training and upbringing, the greedy General Ruechang. Ruechang is planning to take over the country by marrying Princess Halo. But Halo discovers that Ruechang ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, general, military, soldier, battles, master warrior, good versus evil, coldhearted, heroic mission, adoption, mercenary ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalypse, cyborgs, androids and robots, terminator, cyberpunk, kung fu, apocalypse, martial arts, fetus, heroes, chase, ship ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Luc Deveraux, the heroic former Universal Soldier, is about to be thrown into action once again. When Seth (Michael Jai White), the supercomputer controlled ultra-warrior, decides to take revenge and destroy its creators, only Luc can stop it. All ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyborgs, future dystopia, martial arts, a.i., brutality, timebomb, experiment gone awry, technophobia, chaos, save the world, technology gone awry, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
 842
Velocity Trap (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a desolate and treachorous region of space known as the Velocity Run, a heavily armored ship passes every six months. It carries billions of Universal Dollars between the colonies and the Central Bank on Earth. Hard currency has returned due to ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, apocalypse, gunfight, computer cracker, robot, murder, frame up, outer space, spacecraft, technology gone awry, heroic mission, computers and web ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 5K
Moon 44 (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Year 2038: The mineral resources of the earth are drained, in space there are fights for the last deposits on other planets and satellites. This is the situation when one of the bigger mining corporations has lost all but one mineral moons and many ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moon, save the world, robot, corruption, undercover agent, gay, escapades, rescue, androids and robots, heroic mission, space battle, survival ...
Time: future, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 588
Steel Frontier (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in a post-nuclear-holocaust future, this sci-fi western takes place in the frontier city of New Hope, the only place around with a working oil refinery. Ever since a megalomaniac general and his followers took over the place, life has been ...
Style: scenic, serious, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, cyberpunk, desert, bounty hunter, soldier, future dystopia, vengeance, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, chaos, hitman ...
Time: future, near future, year 2019, 2010s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%