Movies like Starship Troopers

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Starship Troopers (1997)
 7.2
 253K
Starship Troopers (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an interstellar war between mankind and an arachnoid species known as "the Bugs".
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, satirical, bloody, entertaining, rough, serious, absurd, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, evil alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, soldier, military, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, friendship, rescue, survival, monster, alien invasion, creature, danger, fascism, distant planet, tragic event, space battle, warrior, space marine, pilot, death sentence, funeral ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina

Most similar movies to Starship Troopers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about danger, space and aliens, alien, dialogue, escapades, heroes and weapons mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Starship Troopers: Battle Los Angeles (2011), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Oblivion (2013), Halo: Nightfall (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, epic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, chaos, heroic mission, survival, save the world, danger, sergeant, resistance, marines, alien invasion, alien encounter, invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, america, united states, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, changing the past or future, alien, evil alien, alien invasion, warrior, space and aliens, soldier, military, army, deja vu ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, europe, england, germany, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After years of outrunning ruthless bounty hunters, escaped convict Riddick suddenly finds himself caught between opposing forces in a fight for the future of the human race. Now, waging incredible battles on fantastic and deadly worlds, this lone, ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, futuristic, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, adventure, bounty hunter, on the run, lone hero, survival, outer space, heroic mission, danger, rivalry, distant planet ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 459K
Oblivion (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Jack Harper is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. His existence is ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, post apocalypse, apocalypse, disorder, mysterious character, vestiges of humanity, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, a.i., destruction, danger ...
Time: future
Place: pentagon, empire state building manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the sequel to Paul Verhoeven's loved/reviled sci-fi film, a group of troopers taking refuge in an abandoned outpost after fighting alien bugs, failing to realize that more danger lays in wait.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, burned alive, war, danger, survival, escapades, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, space wars, deadly creature, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Halo: Nightfall (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Taking place between the events of Halo 4 and Halo 5: Guardians, Halo: Nightfall follows the origin story of legendary manhunter Jameson Locke (Mike Colter) and his team as they are caught in a horrific terrorist attack while investigating terrorist ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: imaginary, evil alien, distant planet, leadership, military, survival, danger, battles, insubordination, investigation, terrorist attack, terrorism ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, satirical, futuristic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, alien, military, adventure, alien encounter, life is a bitch, space and aliens, future dystopia, heroes, escapades, deadly creature, heroic mission ...
Time: 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 447K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, save the world, destruction, danger, creature, monster, heroic mission, heroes, evil alien, giant, androids and robots, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: tokyo, pacific ocean, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: invasion, alien invasion, save the world, ufo, evil alien, end of the world, space and aliens, spacecraft, danger, pilot, battle, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, washington d.c., empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany ...
⇓ 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 wars, danger, space and aliens, space travel, hopes, save the lady, chosen one ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 227K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, alien invasion, save the world, evil alien, ship, sea battle, navy, ocean or sea, alien encounter, danger, ufo, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, year 2012, year 2005 ...
Place: battleship, hawaii, hong kong, pearl harbor, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 609K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: frightening, suspenseful, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, space and aliens, survival, outer space, mysterious planet, strong female character, heroine, space marine, cryogenics ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, survival, danger, mining, heroic mission, alien invasion, rivalry, heroes, life is a bitch, save the world, society, slavery ...
Time: future
Place: denver colorado, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Borg, a relentless race of cyborgs, are on a direct course for Earth. Violating orders to stay away from the battle, Captain Picard and the crew of the newly-commissioned USS Enterprise E pursue the Borg back in time to prevent the invaders from ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, time travel, first contact, outer space, contact, sent to the past, space opera, good versus evil, invasion, scientist, attack, mind control ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Alien Outpost (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind control, alien invasion, military, heroic mission, battles, save the world, survival, good versus evil, evil alien, escapades, danger, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa, afghanistan, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 213K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: young heroes, space wars, intelligence, chosen one, prodigy, save the world, basic training, space and aliens, evil alien, space station, danger, training ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of a UNSC military academy, a group of highborn cadets are training to be the next generation of soldiers in the UNSC’s ongoing war with insurrectionists in the outer colonial planets. Among these cadets, Thomas Lasky ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, evil alien, invasion, video game, space and aliens, power relations, behind enemy lines, basic training, military, soldier, academy, sergeant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 560K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space wars, space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, teamwork, teleportation, time travel, alternate reality, space opera, alternate universe ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, space and aliens, alien encounter, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 146K
Riddick (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Betrayed by his own kind and left for dead on a desolate planet, Riddick fights for survival against alien predators and becomes more powerful and dangerous than ever before. Soon bounty hunters from throughout the galaxy descend on Riddick only to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, survival, one man army, adventure, tough heroes, bounty hunter, outer space, deadly creature, heroes, mysterious planet, lone wolves, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mutant Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It's the year 2707. Earth's natural resources have all but been exhausted by mankind. Battles rage for the remainder between the competing Corporations. During one such battle the seal is broken and awakens an ancient and deadly machine ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, soldier, heroic mission, man versus machine, steampunk, battles, deadly, heroes, transformation, corporation, chaos, fictional war ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, space wars, prophecy, good versus evil, space opera, training, outer space, creature, warrior, senate, queen, wise man ...
Time: future, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, good versus evil, spacecraft, save the world, space travel, adventure, reluctant partners, superhero, team, creature, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 41K
Enemy Mine (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, space and aliens, space wars, friendship, stranded, racism, survival, danger, survivor, future dystopia, war ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In February 1942 Us forces engaged an unidentified flying object above Los Angeles. Now almost 70 years later, the alien invaders have returned.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, soldier, air battle, danger, chaos, military, survival, save the world, alien invasion, battles, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: adventure, space travel, hitman, good versus evil, heroic mission, space and aliens, save the world, escapades, space wars, heroes, danger, battles ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, save the world, survival, against the odds, man versus machine, military, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.8
 349K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, alien, jungle, deadly creature, warrior, creature, trap, danger, invisibility, chase, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 7.8
 272K
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, adventure, good versus evil, space and aliens, friendship, psychic, martial arts, escapades, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, alien, benign alien, scientist, interracial romance, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, fantasy world, warrior, interracial relations, creature ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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