Movies like Rollerball 2002

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Rollerball (2002)
 3.1
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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, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, rough, surprise ending, psychotronic, sexy, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, rebellion, sport, future dystopia, survival, chaos, deathtrap, ambition, dishonesty, graphic violence, escapades, fighting the system, motorcycle chase, arena, good versus evil, heroes, twins, friends, conspiracy, life is a bitch, athlete and trainer, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), media ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2000s, year 2005
Place: san francisco, usa, california, texas

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Most similar movies to Rollerball

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, futuristic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about danger, future dystopia, rivalry, heroes, escapades, life is a bitch and post apocalypse mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Rollerball: The Blood of Heroes (1989), The Running Man (1987), Futuresport (1998), Cyborg (1989), The Hunger Games (2012). 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, serious, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, post apocalypse, revenge, survival, contests and competitions, escapades, future dystopia, life is a bitch, athlete's life, violence, desert, battles ...
Time: future
Place: australia, new jersey
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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, serious, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, chase, dystopic future, future dystopia, resistance, cyberpunk, gadget, rivalry, tough heroes, prison, dishonesty, against the odds ...
Time: future, 80s, near future, year 2017, year 2019 ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, exciting, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, future dystopia, sport team, totalitarianism, cyberpunk, sport, rebellion, distopia, against the odds, uncover truth, friends, mortal combat ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 70s
Place: tokyo, new york, geneva switzerland, houston texas, california
⇓ 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: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, space and aliens, heroes, politics, society, master villain, a.i., rivalry, athlete's life, adventure, ambition, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: tokyo, los angeles, london, new orleans, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.0
 31K
Cyborg (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A martial artist hunts a killer in a plague-infested urban dump of the future.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, post apocalypse, future dystopia, chase, martial arts, chaos, one man army, plague, tough heroes, mortal combat, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019, 80s
Place: new york, georgia, usa, south carolina, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, thought provoking, disturbing, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: future dystopia, survival, contests and competitions, young heroes, game of death, youth, rivalry, death, heroes, society, against the odds, heroine ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, exciting, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: female protagonist, distopia, strong female character, future dystopia, survival, rebellion, society, youth, revolution, rivalry, adventure, game ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: survival, cyborgs, murder, adventure, apocalypse, chaos, nuclear holocaust, rivalry, race against time, life is a bitch, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Assault Girls (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Three women and one man - with an assortment of weaponry - wage war against giant mutant sandwhales in a barren digital landscape, all to achieve points within the virtual reality video game called Avalon.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, survival, heroes, contests and competitions, adventure, heroic mission, life is a bitch, distant planet, future dystopia, virtual reality, female protagonist, strong female presence ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In a not-too-distant future, a lethal virus sweeps across Europe, prompting the creation of quarantine refugee camps in the United States. Police officers Delon (Natasha Henstridge) and Lemieux (Christopher Lambert) learn of a grisly murder in the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, futuristic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, virus, survival, chaos, investigation, life is a bitch, quarantine, race against time, catastrophe, plague, fantasy world, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: boston, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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 ⇓
37%
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, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Plot: post apocalypse, revolution, battles, monkey, rebellion, radiation, survival, adventure, distopia, genetic engineering, chaos, conquering ...
Time: future, 2000s, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 4K
Hardwired (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a tragic accident Luke Gibson is left with critical injuries and complete amnesia. A new technological breakthrough from the Hexx Corporation - a Psi-Comp Implant that's hardwired into Luke's brain - saves his life, but Luke soon ...
Style: tense, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, on the run, mind control, corporate crime, amnesia, future dystopia, crimes, corporate crimes, dishonesty, society, murder, hacker ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 7K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, survival, life is a bitch, society, rivalry, future dystopia, escapades, heroes, bounty hunter, secret, confined, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: cyberpunk, distopia, future dystopia, utopia, martial arts, crime fighter, dystopic future, police, good versus evil, one man army, betrayal, underground ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, year 1996, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 456K
Divergent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In a world divided into factions based on personality types, Tris learns that she's been classified as Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: distopia, fighting the system, chosen one, youth, future dystopia, survival, heroes, training, heroine, society, rebellion, young heroes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 485
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, adventure, rivalry, tough heroes, future dystopia, vigilantism, uninhibited rivalry, life is a bitch, folk hero, escapades, one man army ...
Time: future
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Phoenix the Warrior (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Big hair, big guns, big personalities, and a serious lack of wardrobe. She-Wolves of the Wasteland, a post-apocalyptic story that features women--lots and lots of women--who leave little to the imagination as they battle each other in various ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, save the world, survival, chaos, rivalry, apocalypse, pregnancy, sword fight, women, lone wolves, mutant, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 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: heroes, battles, post apocalypse, uninhibited rivalry, future dystopia, apocalypse, chaos, survival, society, rivalry, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
2047: Sights of Death (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The year is 2047. Our planet is ruled by the repressive Confederate Central Government (CCG). Ryan is a Green War rebel agent sent on a mission by Sponge to collect evidence against the CCG for its heinous crimes. Ryan soon faces the sinister ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, heroes, rebellion, social decay, heroic mission, chaos, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, save the world, rebelliousness, totalitarianism ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: car, car chase, rivalry, cult, contests and competitions, escapades, survival, satire, distopia, car race, future dystopia, reckless driving ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2000, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 4.1
 287
Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, strong violent content, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), against the odds, apocalypse, future dystopia, mutant, chaos, injustice, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, escapades, androids and robots, dishonesty, gang, crimes, society, gangsters, on the run, law enforcement ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 3.6
 1K
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, surreal, atmospheric, thought provoking, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, race against time, future dystopia, survival, on the run, society, fighting the system, vigilantism, escapades, social decay, rebellion, oil ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, distopia, monkey, gorilla, time travel, space and aliens, post apocalypse, astronaut, survival, graphic violence, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future, year 1991, near future ...
Place: usa, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 135K
Gamer (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mind-control technology has taken society by a storm, a multiplayer on-line game called "Slayers" allows players to control human prisoners in mass-scale. Simon controls Kable, the online champion of the game. Kable's ultimate ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind control, cyberspace, distopia, contests and competitions, computers and web, future dystopia, prison, computer genius, lone wolves, wrongful imprisonment, alone in the world, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2030s, future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Real Playing Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a future not too far away, Steve Battier, an elderly, terminally ill multi-millionaire, accepts the offer of a company - RPG - that in exchange for a high monetary sum, provides a very select group of clientèle the chance to be young again. For ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, terminal illness, contests and competitions, escapades, life is a bitch, future dystopia, chaos, golden years, technology gone awry, graphic violence, sexual content, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, martial arts, a.i., timebomb, one man army, experiment gone awry, technophobia, chaos, save the world, technology gone awry, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, life turned upside down, adventure, save the lady, space wars, destiny, heroes, chaos, interspecies romance, space travel, creature, outer space ...
Time: future
Place: st. petersburg russia, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, chase, apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, distopia, dark hero, car, lone hero, brutality, tough guy, desert ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%