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Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
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Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Original name: Return of the Jedi
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl. Now a master of the Force, Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, but he cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against Darth Vader, who has sworn to win Luke over to the dark side of the Force.
Style: epic, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, emotional, futuristic, dark, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rebel, space wars, good versus evil, space and aliens, outer space, redemption, heroic mission, space opera, warrior, evil, creature, attack, evil empire, spacecraft, emperor, space battle, secret, adventure, death, princess, heroes, save the world, hopes, danger, escapades ...
Time: future

Most similar movies to Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, suspenseful and epic films with plots about outer space, danger, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, space travel and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Jupiter Ascending (2015), Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017), Battle Beyond the Stars (1980), Star Trek Into Darkness (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, space and aliens, space wars, adventure, totalitarianism, good versus evil, attack, evil empire, heroic mission, power relations, space opera ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky ...
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, rebel, outer space, good versus evil, heroic mission, mentor, space opera, rebellion, space wars, creature, attack ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Style: epic, futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, good versus evil, adventure, danger, spacecraft, space wars, adventure hero, space opera, rivalry, escapades, master villain ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: life turned upside down, adventure, heroes, destiny, chaos, space and aliens, danger, hopes, space wars, save the lady, chosen one, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: st. petersburg russia, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: apprentice, prophecy, good versus evil, space opera, space wars, outer space, training, creature, warrior, queen, wise man, adventure ...
Time: future, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights lead a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When the sinister Sith unveil a thousand-year-old plot to rule the galaxy, the Republic crumbles and from ...
Style: epic, futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, good versus evil, heroic mission, space opera, army, emperor, rescue, evil, attack, disguise, warrior ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Ten years after the invasion of Naboo, the galaxy is on the brink of civil war. Under the leadership of a renegade Jedi named Count Dooku, thousands of solar systems threaten to break away from the Galactic Republic. When an assassination attempt is ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, army, space wars, good versus evil, space opera, mentor, attack, senator, assassination attempt, outer space, investigation, wedding ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: space battle, space opera, supernatural power, star wars, fight, outer space, good versus evil, space travel, heroism, lightsaber, laser gun, power struggle ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, futuristic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, adventure, hitman, space and aliens, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, save the planet, heroes, evil alien, master villain, escapades ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, team, space station, captain, creature ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, save the world, space travel, good versus evil, superhero, adventure, space and aliens, unlikely partners, team, reluctant partners, teamwork ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 45K
Flash Gordon (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: emperor, mad scientist, superhero, good versus evil, outer space, space travel, race against time, scientist, prince, sword and planet, deception, solar eclipse ...
Time: 1930s, future, 80s
Place: dungeon, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
 16K
Wing Commander (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hollywood version of the popular video game series "Wing Commander". Unlike other video games to feature film transitions, series creator Chris Roberts was heavily involved in the film's creation. This is the story of Christopher ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, outer space, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, alien encounter, danger, good versus evil, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Masters of the Universe (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroic mission, adventure, master villain, save the day, supernatural, danger, heroes, battles, time travel, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Admiral James T. Kirk is feeling old; the prospect of accompanying his old ship the Enterprise on a two week cadet cruise is not making him feel any younger. But the training cruise becomes a life or death struggle when Khan escapes from years of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, self sacrifice, vengeance, space opera, midlife crisis, outer space, good versus evil, space station, commander, mind control, scientist, teleportation ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventure, artifact, ancient, adventurer, villain, rivalry, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, escapades, treasure ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, washington d.c., usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Ewok Adventure (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Towani family civilian shuttlecraft crashes on the forest moon of Endor. The four Towani's are separated. Jermitt and Catarine, the mother and father are captured by the giant Gorax, and Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, fairy tale, epic
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, friendship, spacecraft, good versus evil, bravery, monster, magic, forest, rivalry, battles, siblings relations, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 110K
Dune (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year 10,191, the world is at war for control of the desert planet Dune – the only place where the time-travel substance 'Spice' can be found. But when one leader gives up control, it's only so he can stage a coup with some ...
Style: epic, futuristic, surreal, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, emperor, chosen one, good versus evil, telepathy, monster, mutation, witch, messiah, duke, destiny, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Style: suspense, futuristic, exciting, epic, tragic ending ...
Plot: rebellion, space travel, space battle, war, star wars, resistance, redemption, good versus evil, survival, space opera, supernatural power, female fighter ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.9
 5K
Starcrash (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of smugglers manage to pick up a castaway while running from the authorities, who turns out to be the only survivor from a secret mission to destroy a mysterious superweapon designed by the evil Count Zartharn. The smugglers are soon ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, soldier, danger, rescue, battles, save the world, androids and robots, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
 268K
Serenity (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything – or anyone – to get the girl ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, future dystopia, space wars, good versus evil, space and aliens, friendship, adventure, martial arts, escapades, mechanic, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Last Starfighter (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test. He was recruited to join the team of best Starfighters to defend their world from the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alien, outer space, flying car, trailer park, fighter pilot, arcade game, space wars, space travel, adventure, family, heroic mission, hopes ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 27K
Krull (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A prince and a fellowship of companions set out to rescue his bride from a fortress of alien invaders who have arrived on their home planet.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, light, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, kingdom, rescue, fortress, adventure, heroes, cliche, space travel, lightsaber, cyclops, fight scenes, alternate reality ...
Time: middle ages, 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, heroes, man versus machine, rivalry, military, against the odds, danger, apocalypse, rescue, leadership, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Ice Pirates (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The time is the distant future, where by far the most precious commodity in the galaxy is water. The last surviving water planet was somehow removed to the unreachable centre of the galaxy at the end of the galactic trade wars. The galaxy is ruled ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, not serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: time travel, pirate, outer space, treasure hunt, space travel, space war, adventure, parody, destiny, save the world, good versus evil, battles ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, exciting, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, battles, rivalry, save the world, heroes, chaos, good versus evil, time travel, danger, imaginary, master warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Capt. Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's half brother who kidnaps three diplomats and hijacks the Enterprise in his obsessive search for God.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, hijacking, space opera, spacecraft, outer space, teleportation, self sacrifice, adventure, escapades, chases and races, space and aliens, hostages ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.1
 1.2M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, monster, alien invasion, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women makes an emergency landing on a planet plagued with a fatal disease, but are captured by dictator Overdog. Adventurer Wolff goes there to rescue them and meets Niki, the only Earthling left from a medical expedition. Combining their ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, stylized, humorous, canadian science fiction ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: space travel, bounty hunter, rivalry, danger, adventure, survival, escapades, signal, woman in danger, battles, good versus evil, superhero ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic
Plot: smuggler, spacecraft, space opera, space travel, alien race, teenage girl, space battle, teenager, explosion, hostage, binoculars, outer space ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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