Movies like Rollerball

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Rollerball (1975)
 6.6
 25K
Rollerball (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In a corporate-controlled future, an ultra-violent sport known as Rollerball represents the world, and one of its powerful athletes is out to defy those who want him out of the game.
Style: futuristic, funny, thought provoking, brutal, depressing, humorous, bloody, satirical, harsh, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, sport, distopia, post apocalypse, fighting the system, rebellion, apocalypse, violence, motorcycle, death, brutality, corruption, capitalism, catastrophe, survival, time travel, loneliness, computer game, betrayal, tough guy, video game, technology, weapons, lone hero, utopia ...
Time: future, near future, 70s, 2010s, 18th century
Place: tokyo, california, new york, houston texas, geneva switzerland

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Most similar movies to Rollerball

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about future dystopia, violence, distopia, explosion, rivalry, death and fight mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Rollerball: The Blood of Heroes (1989), Futuresport (1998), Death Race 2000 (1975), V for Vendetta (2006), Arena (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Blood of Heroes (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic world where the only sport that has survived in a wasted society is the brutal game known as jugging. Sallow, the leader of a rag-tag team, has played in the main Leagues before, but was cast out because of indiscretions with a ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, intense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, martial arts, distopia, violence, revenge, sport, contests and competitions, escapades, future dystopia, life is a bitch, athlete's life ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 28K
Rollerball (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this fast action-packed thriller, Jonathan, Marcus, and Aurora compete in a dangerous, fierce sport called Rollerball. Although, Johnathan and Marcus try to quit, cruel and vindictive promoter Alexi Petrovich encourages them to still participate.
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sport, contests and competitions, rivalry, rebellion, future dystopia, survival, chaos, deathtrap, ambition, dishonesty, escapades, graphic violence ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2005, near future, 2000s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 3K
Futuresport (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, a new deadly sport is the only way to stop a war that will kill millions. Fix (Snipes) is the creator of the sport, but the spotlight has always been on Ramzey (Cain), this hothead must use this game to stop the ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, terrorism, space and aliens, heroes, politics, society, master villain, a.i., rivalry, athlete's life, adventure, ambition ...
Time: near future, future, 2020s
Place: big ben london, tokyo, los angeles, london, new orleans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Death Race 2000 (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a boorish future, the government sponsors a popular, but bloody, cross-country race in which points are scored by mowing down pedestrians. Five teams, each comprised of a male and female, compete using cars equipped with deadly weapons. ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, futuristic, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: car, car chase, distopia, cult, survival, automobile racing, post apocalypse, reckless driving, rivalry, visceral, dark hero, contests and competitions ...
Time: future, 70s, 21st century, year 2000, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.2
 1.1M
V for Vendetta (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, philosophical, stylized, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revolution, distopia, fighting the system, revenge, freedom, vengeance, society, mysterious character, rebellion, vigilantism, masked vigilante, superhero ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: london, england, britain, big ben london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 2K
Arena (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An intergalactic fighting competition between champions of various worlds has traditionally been won by a species much larger and stronger than humans. Entering the contest, a human finds he has to battle against not just his opponents and his ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fight, alien, competition, exploitation, monster, outer space, ambition, underdog, space and aliens, contests and competitions, adventure, fighting the system ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 152K
The Running Man (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight ...
Style: rough, futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, dystopic future, chase, prison, future dystopia, rivalry, tough heroes, resistance, gadget, dishonesty, prison escape ...
Time: future, near future, 80s, year 2017, year 2019 ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 175K
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, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, future dystopia, utopia, dystopic future, martial arts, time travel, crime fighter, lone hero, maverick cop, violence, police ...
Time: future, 2030s, near future, 80s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.3
 16K
Alien Nation (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine.
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: benign alien, buddy cop, alien, culture clash, discrimination, law enforcement, alien invasion, murder, police investigation, space travel, friendship, crimes ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1991, 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, sad, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: female protagonist, survival, future dystopia, distopia, post apocalypse, competition, young heroes, rebellion, fight, mentor, warrior, good versus evil ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 238K
The Matrix 4 (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The fourth installment in The Matrix franchise. Plot unknown.
Style: suspense, intellectual, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: virtual reality, distopia, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, future dystopia, heroes, man versus machine, chase, computer, dream world, helicopter, fighting the system ...
Time: future
Place: usa, san francisco, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, futuristic, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: survival, death, contests and competitions, youth, rivalry, future dystopia, female protagonist, young heroes, against the odds, killings, heroes, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 106K
Repo Men (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, medical technology has advanced to the point where people can buy artificial organs to extend their lives. But if they default on payments, an organization known as the Union sends agents to repossess the organs. Remy is one of the ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, suspense, twist ending, absurd ...
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, dystopic future, future dystopia, evil corporation, rebel, transplant, chase, surrealism, black market, virtual reality, hitman ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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 ⇓
40%
 4.1
 2K
Deathsport (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 1000 years into the future, after the Great Neutron Wars, the world is divided into desert wastelands and isolated city-states. Notorious "Desert Ranger" Kaz is forced to fight in the DeathSport, dueling on futuristic motorcycle ...
Style: serious, stylized, tense, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, race against time, battles, chase, leadership, against the odds, chaos, rivalry, vengeance, society, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 328K
Equilibrium (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.
Style: futuristic, serious, philosophical, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, utopia, fighting the system, future dystopia, cyberpunk, rebellion, post apocalypse, dystopic future, gunfight, society, totalitarianism, lone hero ...
Time: future, 2000s, 80s
Place: beijing china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 56K
Logan's Run (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: All citizens get a chance of being 'renewed' in a Civic Ceremony at their 30th birthday, unless they run and escape before their time comes.
Style: cerebral, psychotronic, futuristic, apocalyptic, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, distopia, utopia, totalitarianism, cat, robot, cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, biosphere, runaway, chase ...
Time: future, 70s, 23rd century
Place: washington d.c., new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, bleak, rough, futuristic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, terminator, androids and robots, apocalypse, kickboxer, conspiracy, rebellion, fighting the system, heroes, special agents, on the run ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: philosophical, saga, futuristic, exciting, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyberpunk, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, future dystopia, chosen one, alternate reality, man versus machine, prophecy, oracle, rebel, fight ...
Time: future, distant future, year 2003, 23rd century, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.7
 1.9M
The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
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: thought provoking, philosophical, mind bending, cerebral, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: distopia, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, alternate reality, virtual reality, philosophy, martial arts, hacker, post apocalypse, existentialism, gunfight, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 90s, 21st century, near future, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a ...
Style: futuristic, harsh, reflective, philosophical, bad ending ...
Plot: post apocalypse, monkey, apocalypse, revolution, distopia, survival, rebellion, adventure, chase, surveillance, violence, mutant ...
Time: future, near future, 70s, 2000s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, suspense, apocalyptic, depressing, slasher ...
Plot: post apocalypse, time travel, rebellion, monkey, gorilla, distopia, revolution, survival, astronaut, space and aliens, death, slavery ...
Time: 18th century, future, 70s, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: tokyo, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: distopia, female protagonist, survival, strong female character, rebellion, future dystopia, society, youth, game, teenager, revolution, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Death Race 2050 (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The year 2050 the planet has become overpopulated, to help control population the government develops a race. The Death Race. Annually competitors race across the country scoring points for killing people with their vehicles.
Style: humorous, exciting, suspense, captivating, futuristic ...
Plot: car race, dark humor, murder, political satire, absurdism, corporate world, overpopulation, sex slave, car chase, brutality, bomb, rivalry ...
Place: texas, kansas, utah, atlanta georgia, south dakota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 719
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, exploitation, heroes, rape, erotica, woman with a gun, battles, distopia, uninhibited rivalry, future dystopia, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 254K
Total Recall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, post apocalypse, future dystopia, memory loss, dystopic future, secret agents, double agent, false memory, spy, implanted memory, technology ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, on the run, robot, corporation, artificial intelligence, hitman, rivalry, rescue, chase, androids and robots, legend ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Johnny Mnemonic (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A data courier, literally carrying a data package inside his head, must deliver it before he dies from the burden or is killed by the Yakuza. In a dystopian 2021, Johnny (Keanu Reeves) is a data trafficker who has an implant that allows him to ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, bleak, suspenseful, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, virtual reality, future dystopia, hacker, computers and web, cyborgs, heroic mission, hacking, computer cracker, cyberspace, a.i., distopia ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2000s, 2020s
Place: japan, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: futuristic, exciting, thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, distopia, virtual reality, alternate reality, chosen one, post apocalypse, man versus machine, warrior, freedom, technology gone awry, save the world ...
Time: future, distant future, 23rd century, 2000s, near future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
38%