Movies like Robot Wars

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Robot Wars (1993)
 4.2
 964
Robot Wars (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the year 2041, the rebel Centros are a plague to the survivors of the great toxic gas scare of 1993. A renegade Megarobot pilot and an archaeologist must team up (despite personal differences, a reluctant romance, and official pressure to cease and desist) to thwart the Centro's attempts to resurrect a hidden Megarobot, with which they can challenge the prevailing order.
Style: futuristic, cult film
Plot: robot, martial arts, distopia, heroes, pilot, archaeologist, rebellion, giant robots, duel, rebel, renegade, future dystopia, love interest, giant robot, rebel leader, new world order
Time: future, 2040s

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Most similar movies to Robot Wars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about danger, future dystopia, heroes, rivalry, post apocalypse, chaos and society mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Robot Wars: Rising Storm (1989), Cold Harvest (1999), Gangland (2001), Virtual Combat (1995), Stryker (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 240
Rising Storm (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The year is 2099. The United States is ruled by the Reverend Jimmy Joe II, in a dictatorship where big guns and fundamentalist religion are used to keep the masses in control. The Reverend's troopers patrol the streets and the slums with ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: post apocalypse, rebel, poverty, female orgasm, televangelist, dictatorship, dictator, prison, freedom fighter, petty criminal, love interest, brother brother relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 557
Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, rivalry, deadly, chases and races, heroes, society, adventure, escapades, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 2.8
 540
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: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, danger, against humanity, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, save the world, plague, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.2
 522
Virtual Combat (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This lively low-budget action movie is packed with martial arts, sexy sirens, and a sci-fi plot involving computers and virtual reality images that become real. The tale centers on two Nevada border officers, Dave Quarry (Don "The Dragon" ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, martial arts, virtual reality, warrior, kung fu, kickboxer, kung fu master, society, fighting crime, save the world, master villain, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 4.3
 580
Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, violence, post apocalypse, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, chaos, strong sexual content, chases and races, danger, society, apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.7
 390
Robo Warriors (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The year is 2036 and Earth has been invaded: hope lies with the last Robo Warrior - a towering fighting machine.
Style: futuristic
Plot: giant robot, giant robots, battles, robot, post apocalypse, battle, piloted giant robot
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspense, contemplative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, freedom, virtual reality, alternate reality, chosen one, warrior, save the world, heroes, fighting the system, precognition ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, philosophical, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, man versus machine, alternate reality, post apocalypse, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, chosen one, technology gone awry, precognition, save the world, mind control ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 23rd century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, distopia, monkey, ape, astronaut, survival, time travel, imaginary, heroes, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future, year 1991, 80s ...
Place: usa, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, good versus evil, society, crimes, heroes, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.4
 287
Prison Planet (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Committed to overthrowing a bloodthirsty tyrant, brave freedom fighter Blaine (James Phillips) earns a one-way ticket to Prison Planet, an inhospitable wasteland where he battles violent goons and struggles to find Himshaw (Jack Willcox), the key to ...
Style: rough, bleak, futuristic, serious, sexy
Plot: rebellion, prison, future dystopia, post apocalypse, prison life, battles, strong sexual content, graphic violence, heroes, fighting the system, danger, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.2
 149
Gangster World (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a futuristic theme park, people interact with androids in mafia gangster scenarios, unleashing their deepest violent and sexual desires on the android characters. A new android, called the Outsider, is spontaneously created and begins to hunt one ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: amusement park, androids, sabotage, gangsters, cyberpunk, sexual fantasy, future dystopia, programmer, chase, martial arts, gangster, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Cyber Tracker (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eric is a secret agent currently working as security guard for senator Dilly. The senator is the main advocate for a new kind of police officer: the Tracker, an perfect and nearly invulnerable android. When Eric realizes that senator Dilly is ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, on the run, heroes, special agents, fighting the system, frame up, martial arts, conspiracy, androids and robots, chases and races, secret agents, crimes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 6K
Robot Jox (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 50 years after a nuclear war, the two superpowers handle territorial disputes in a different way. Each fields a giant robot to fight one-on-one battles in official matches, each piloted by a man inside, known as robot jockeys or jox. The contest for ...
Style: futuristic, mecha, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, giant robots, robot, post apocalypse, laser, man versus machine, giant robot, save the world, survival, heroic mission, future dystopia, destiny ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, anarchy, chase, heroes, cyborgs, kung fu, fetus, post apocalypse, terrorism, androids and robots, escapades, society ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.2
 548
Prototype (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Los Angeles - 2057 - a lawless, war-torn terrain and home to Chandra, a beautiful but deadly young woman, and Hawkiins, a tough ex-soldier whose career was terminated by crippling wounds. No longer lovers, the pair still share erotic and disturbing ...
Style: experimental, serious, futuristic, rough
Plot: androids and robots, vengeance, disability, battles, chaos, mutant, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry, society, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yuki is the last surviving royal of the House of Takemikazuchi or Takemikazuchi no Hime (たけみかずち の ひめ), who live in a futuristic post-apocalyptic isolationist world where they use their skills as former Mikado guards to become ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, samurai, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 1.6M
The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.
Style: mind bending, thought provoking, philosophical, cerebral, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, distopia, chosen one, man versus machine, save the world, virtual reality, hacker, alternate reality, imaginary, freedom ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Last Sentinel (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No emotion. No fear. No pain. They were the perfect soldiers to protect civilization until the drone police became the perfect enemy. With little hope left for mankind, Tallis, an electronically enhanced soldier, rescues a survivor from a failed ...
Style: bleak, exciting, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, man versus machine, androids and robots, life is a bitch, save the world, danger, survival, heroic mission, daring rescue, chaos, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, future dystopia, timebomb, one man army, experiment gone awry, man versus machine, a.i., chaos, technophobia, danger, save the world, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.3
 25K
Barb Wire (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sexy nightclub owner, Barb Wire moonlights as a mercenary in Steel Harbor, one of the last free zones in the now fascist United States. When scientist Cora Devonshire wanders into Barb's establishment, she gets roped into a top-secret ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: master villain, bail bondsman, bar, bounty hunter, obese, vengeance, good versus evil, future dystopia, chase, heroic mission, disability, distopia ...
Time: future, year 2017, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 23K
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, black hole, mad scientist, adventure, astronaut, killer robot, space station, escapades, danger, heroic mission, robot ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 706
Automatic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: rough, futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, martial arts, skyscraper, on the run, danger, crimes, chaos, murder, cons and scams, frame up, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.7
 157K
Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, utopia, martial arts, distopia, police, car chase, crime fighter, foot chase, good versus evil, one man army, betrayal ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, 1990s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 79K
Ultraviolet (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the late 21st century, a subculture of humans have emerged who have been modified genetically by a vampire-like disease, giving them enhanced speed, incredible stamina and acute intelligence. As they are set apart from "normal" and ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, one woman army, heroic mission, infected, rescue, tough heroes, totalitarianism, female protagonist, vampire, child in peril, infection, antidote ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.7
 937
Downstream (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wes Keller is a young man living in a world where oil has collapsed, the food supply has been wiped out, and cancer rates for women have skyrocketed, depleting the female population. In a barbaric environment where bio fuel, batteries, bullets and ...
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, surreal, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, race against time, danger, on the run, future dystopia, survival, rebellion, fighting the system, escapades, society, social decay, vigilantism ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 1K
Trancers III (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A time traveling cop, Jack Deth, from the future is taken back to the past to be given the task of destroying the Trancer program before it has a chance to get out of control, sending the world into a state of chaos and war.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, imaginary, rivalry, law enforcement, save the world, chases and races, private detective, escapades, danger, sent to the past, strong sexual content, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 2005, year 1992
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 1K
A.P.E.X. (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A time-travel experiment in which a robot probe is sent from the year 2073 to the year 1973 goes terribly wrong thrusting one of the project scientists,into a plague ravaged alternate time-line whose war weary inhabitants are locked in a constant ...
Style: futuristic, serious
Plot: time travel, terminator, androids and robots, imaginary, changing the past or future, soldier, danger, chases and races, chaos, space and aliens, heroes, machine gun ...
Time: future, year 1973
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.6
 482
One Shot (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Kyle Matthews, an elite Sniper from the World Defense Force, is trapped in enemy territory - his skills are put to the test as he attempts to survive against a whole armada of Cerulean soldiers, Hell bent on wiping all humans from existence. ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, military, survival, danger, battles, heroes, soldier, master warrior, alien contact, graphic violence, sniper, sniper rifle
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Gene Generation (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a futuristic world, Michelle lives everyday battling with DNA Hackers who use their skills to hack into people's bodies and kill them. She is an assassin, trying to keep her younger brother, Jackie, out of trouble. When Jackie gets involved ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, hitman, chaos, future dystopia, danger, society, life is a bitch, femme fatale, apocalypse, urban, heroic mission, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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