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Galactica 1980 (1980)
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Galactica 1980 (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Galactica 1980 is a science fiction television series, and a spin-off from the original Battlestar Galactica television series. It was first broadcast on the ABC network in the United States from January 27 to May 4, 1980. It was later shown in reruns on the Sci Fi Channel.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, stylized, saga
Plot: invisibility, androids and robots, space and aliens, survival, adventure, time travel, heroes, save the world, changing the past or future, cult, danger, society, heroic mission, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, man versus machine, outer space, motorcycle, spacecraft, space opera, human alien
Time: 80s, 20th century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and futuristic films and TV series with plots about escapades, adventure, danger, heroes, space and aliens, heroic mission and imaginary mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Galactica 1980: Stargate SG-1 (1997), Star Trek Continues (2013), Jason of Star Command (1978), Land of the Giants (1968), Space: 1999 (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
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Stargate SG-1 (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Stargate SG-1 begins about a year after the events of the feature film, when the United States government learns that an ancient alien device called the Stargate can access a network of such devices on a multitude of planets. SG-1 is an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien planet, space travel, ancient mystery, space and aliens, wormhole, time travel, alien race, parallel world, save the world, escapades, cult, megalomaniac ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 1990s ...
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100%
Star Trek Continues (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The USS Enterprise's historic five-year mission continues with all new episodes of the original series. "Star Trek: Continues", a new Trek series, beams down with exciting adventures of the Federation's most heroic crew led by ...
Style: serious, futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, adventurer, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, space travel, escapades, danger, rivalry, adventure, battleship ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Jason of Star Command (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jason of Star Command is a live action television series by Filmation which ran between 1978 and 1981. The show revolved around the exploits of space adventurer Jason and his colleagues, including Professor E.J. Parsafoot and the pocket robot ...
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: outer space, soldier, master villain, heroes, imaginary, save the world, benign alien, space and aliens, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, legends and myths ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Land of the Giants (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Land of the Giants is an hour-long American science fiction television program lasting two seasons beginning on September 22, 1968, and ending on March 22, 1970. The show was created and produced by Irwin Allen. Land of the Giants was the fourth of ...
Style: clever, offbeat, suspenseful, serious
Plot: rescue, space and aliens, outer space, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, escapades, danger, deadly, on the run, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century is an American science fiction adventure television series produced by Universal Studios. The series ran for two seasons between 1979–1981, and the feature-length pilot episode for the series was released as a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, touching, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, space and aliens, astronaut, adventure, a.i., fighting crime, save the world, adventurer, space travel, survival, imaginary, master villain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.3
 7K
Space: 1999 (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, bleak
Plot: astronaut, space exploration, space and aliens, ufo, moon, survival, space travel, danger, man versus machine, save the world, heroic mission, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1999, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space wars, space opera, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, technology gone awry, future dystopia, time travel, battles, chaos, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.9
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Earth 2 (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Earth 2 is an American science fiction television series which aired on NBC from November 6, 1994 to June 4, 1995. The show was canceled after one season of 22 episodes. It follows the journey and settlement of a small expeditionary group called the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: space colony, space and aliens, battles, landing, adventurer, benign alien, chases and races, escapades, heroes, danger, imaginary, adventure ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Sixty days on and Rygel is retrieving pieces of John and Aeryn from the sea bed. The Diagnosan re-crystalises them and they start getting to know the local species. Meanwhile, Scorpius and Sikozu are aboard a Peacekeeper Command Carrier on a recon ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space travel, space and aliens, adventure, space opera, escapades, couple relations, outer space, human in outer space, on the run, rescue, astronaut ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.2
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Encrypt (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 2068, the ozone layer is gone and the world is a wasteland. A band of mercenaries attempt to break into a Estate that is guarded by a automated defence system called "Encrypt" in order to steal priceless artwork.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, survival, future dystopia, life is a bitch, chaos, escapades, androids and robots, apocalypse, man versus machine, soldier, society, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When the 12 Colonies of Man are wiped out by a cybernetic race called the Cylons, Commander Adama and the crew of the battlestar Galactica lead a ragtag fleet of human survivors in search of a "mythical planet" called Earth.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, space opera, adventure, ambition, space travel, danger, man versus machine, heroic mission, space wars, survival, against the odds, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Battlestar Galactica: The Face of the Enemy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: The 10 webisodes, entitled "The Face of the Enemy," tell a story that takes place between seasons 4.0 and 4.5 of Battlestar and follow Lt. Gaeta when he is sent off in a Raptor with a handful of strangers and one of them mysteriously dies. ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, tense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, space and aliens, adventure, race against time, imaginary, danger, survival, confined, isolation, spacecraft, space opera, serial murder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 8.0
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Blakes 7 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of convicts and outcasts fight a guerrilla war against the totalitarian Terran Federation from a highly advanced alien spaceship.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, fighting the system, good versus evil, rebellion, totalitarianism, space wars, rebelliousness, heroic mission, cult, mind control ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Power Rangers Dino Charge (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: On prehistoric Earth, an alien entrusted powerful Energems to 10 dinosaurs, but when the dinosaurs went extinct, the Energems were lost. Now an intergalactic bounty hunter is determined to reclaim the Energems and destroy our planet. A new team of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: power rangers, space and aliens, superhero, heroic mission, danger, partners, imaginary, save the world, escapades, adventure, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is a 1960s American science fiction television series based on the 1961 film of the same name. Both were created by Irwin Allen, which enabled the movie's sets, costumes, props, special effects models, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: submarine, ocean, sea monster, cold war, expedition, heroes, adventurer, danger, adventure, escapades, catastrophe, global warming ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, space travel, space and aliens, androids and robots, adventure, save the world, survival, military, man versus machine, danger, against the odds ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Planet of the Apes (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes. Based on the 1968 Planet of the Apes film and its sequels, which were inspired by the novel of the same name by Pierre ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: future dystopia, time travel, astronaut, survival, danger, adventure, chases and races, on the run, escapades, society, life is a bitch, switching roles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.8
 3K
Flash Gordon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Flash Gordon is an American science fiction television series that debuted on Sci Fi in the United States on August 10, 2007 and continued airing new episodes through February 8, 2008. It has also appeared on the United Kingdom Sci Fi Channel and ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, save the world, partners, heroes, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, space and aliens, space travel, race against time, distant planet, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.6
 12K
Andromeda (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Andromeda is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, based on unused material by the late Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe, and produced by Roddenberry's widow, Majel Barrett. It starred Kevin ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, alien, space wars, adventure, military, artificial intelligence, heroic mission, genetic engineering, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.3
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Star Trek (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Space. The Final Frontier. The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk with First Officer Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. With a determined crew, the ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, intellectual, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, adventure, star trek, benign alien, space and aliens, heroic mission, captain, alien planet, friendship, escapades ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight (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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, light, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space battle, space wars, save the world, adventure, society, good versus evil, danger, supernatural, heroes, imaginary, ship ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientist Doctor Who accidentally activates his new invention, the Tardis, a time machine disguised as a police telephone box. Doctor Who, his two grand-daughters, and Barbara's boyfriend Ian are transported through time and space to the planet ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, futuristic, stylized, humorous ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, good versus evil, spacecraft, evil alien, teleportation, space travel, alien encounter, benign alien, adventure, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Moontrap: Target Earth (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A long forgotten ancient spacecraft discovered on Earth. Investigations carried out by Scout transport her to the moon whereupon she meets the impressive machines preserving the wisdom of that long lost civilization.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, bleak, serious, psychotronic
Plot: moon, space and aliens, man versus machine, spacecraft, escapades, heroes, save the world, cyborgs, astronaut, robot, scientist, outer space ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.4
 9K
Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 1990s, 90s, future, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Ben 10: Alien Swarm (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Ben tenison is back in this all new Comedy Central, Movie, Based on the current Alien Force story. Alien swarm picks up with Ben 10 as a full fledged plumber but he's about to leave the ranks to do what he believes is right.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroic mission, save the world, young heroes, adventure, heroes, rivalry, youth, escapades, imaginary, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Alien Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An astronaut doctor Ivan Hood and his fellow astronaut Kelly return from their mission in space to find the world has been taken over by aliens. Now Dr. Ivan Hood and Kelly must lead a revolution to free the human slaves from their alien masters.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, space and aliens, revolution, save the world, rivalry, adventure, alien encounter, heroic mission, chaos, danger, chases and races, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 2K
Logan's Run (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In a futuristic society where reaching the age of 30 is a death sentence, a rebellious law enforcement agent goes on the run in search of Sanctuary.
Style: futuristic, serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: chase, future dystopia, track down, adventure, danger, escapades, on the run, chases and races, androids and robots, secret place, chaos, survivor ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Children of Dune (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 235 min.
TV show
Story: Under Paul ‘Muad'Dib’ Atreides' rule as Emperor, the planet Arrakis has enjoyed a renaissance. However, the revolution that Muad'dib inspired has transformed into a brutal jihad that has plunged all of humanity into a bitter, ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, adventure, imaginary kingdom, space travel, good versus evil, heroic mission, political unrest, leadership, imaginary, escapades, space opera, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Stargate Origins (2018)
Genre: Short, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Catherine Langford, the young woman who witnessed her father uncover the Stargate in Giza in 1928, as she embarks on an unexpected adventure to unlock the mystery of what lies beyond the Stargate in order to save Earth from unimaginable ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, twist ending, captivating ...
Plot: alien planet, teleportation, alien civilization, space travel, save the world, adventure, save the planet, rescue mission, mission, physicist, parallel universe, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.6
 515
Timecop (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Timecop is an American science fiction television series. The show was broadcast on the ABC network and first aired in 1997. The series is based on the Timecop movie and the "Time Cop" feature which had appeared in the comic book series ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, danger, heroes, escapades, save the day, criminal heroes, imaginary, superhero, alternate reality
Time: 90s, year 2007, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%