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Stranded (2001)
 5.3
 3K
Stranded (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A team of astronauts on the first mission to Mars crashes onto the surface, losing contact with Earth. With no other recourse, and help millions of miles away, the crew is forced to make desperate choices in order to stay alive. Will they be able to survive as the minutes slip away?
Style: thought provoking, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, spaceship crash, mars, survival, adventure, save the world, heroic mission, space and aliens, rescue, alien encounter, astronaut, space exploration, rescue team, spacecraft, alien civilization, hopelessness, space marine, catastrophe, heroes, disaster, escapades, race against time, benign alien, earth, accident ...
Time: future, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and suspense films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, space travel, space and aliens, survival and adventure mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Stranded: Approaching the Unknown (2016), Planet of Dinosaurs (1977), Red Planet (2000), Space: 1999 (1975), Exploding Sun (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Approaching the Unknown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: trapped in space, mars, space travel, spacecraft, distant planet, near death experience, astronaut, isolation, nasa, adventure, escapades, peril ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Planet of Dinosaurs (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A space-ship gets lost and is forced to make an emergency landing on an unknown planet. The planet looks much like Earth, only with no trace of civilization. Soon the crew discovers that there are dinosaurs on the planet, and blood-thirsty buggers ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, survival, rescue, astronaut, spacecraft, heroic mission, battles, adventure, deadly creature, space travel, tyrannosaurus rex, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A planet is discovered in the same orbit as Earth's but is located on the exact opposite side of the sun, making it not visible from Earth. The European Space Exploration Council decide to send American astronaut Glenn Ross and British ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting, tragic ending ...
Audience: kids
Plot: space exploration, space travel, parallel universe, planet, spacesuit, trapped in space, astronaut, parallel world, space mission, space and aliens, benign alien, save the world ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 58K
Red Planet (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Astronauts search for solutions to save a dying Earth by searching on Mars, only to have the mission go terribly awry.
Style: futuristic, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: mars, survival, space travel, astronaut, catastrophe, robot, adventure, spacecraft, save the world, ecological disaster, stranded, desert ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.3
 9K
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 ...
Audience: kids
Plot: space and aliens, space travel, astronaut, moon, space exploration, ufo, survival, moon base, save the world, man versus machine, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: future, year 1999, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.2
 696
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Russian space station Avma is disintegrating, and an international team of scientists is sent to the dying station to salvage valuable technology left on board. But fate has other plans, and when a rogue meteor collides with the station, leaving ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, space travel, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, undercover, race against time, government agency, nasa, meteorite, disaster, ice cream ...
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Exploding Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar engines to fly around the Moon and back in just hours, the maiden voyage of the first-ever trans-lunar passenger ship is about to make history. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: disaster, spacecraft, survival, space travel, save the world, chaos, race against time, spouse in danger, technology gone awry, escapades, heroes, sun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In 2020, after the colonization of the moon, the spaceships Vega, Sirius and Capella are launched from Lunar Station 7. They are to explore Venus under the command of Professor Hartman, but an asteroid collides and explodes Capella. The leader ship ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: space and aliens, dinosaur, space exploration, monster, astronaut, robot, pterodactyl, venus the planet, prehistoric animal, spacesuit, venus, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Trapped in Space (1994)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an accident during a routine trip to Venus, a spaceship has only enough oxygen left for three people... out of five on board.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: asteroid, survival, spacecraft, space travel, astronaut, rescue, survivor, oxygen, disaster, venus the planet, drug overdose, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Wild Blue Yonder (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Austria, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien narrates the story of his dying planet, his and his people's visitations to Earth and Earth's self-made demise, while human astronauts in space are attempting to find an alternate planet for surviving humans to live on.
Style: serious, bleak, stylized, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, alien, save the planet, space and aliens, prodigy, save the world, adventure, apocalypse, space travel, chaos, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Force Of Impact (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sky is literally falling in this thriller as one of the nation's leading astronomers, Madison Kelsey believes she is tracking a huge rogue asteroid rocketing toward earth. However, she can't get anyone in authority to take her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, erotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gay, save the world, heroic mission, survival, escapades, race against time, adventure, rescue, space travel, disaster, scientist, asteroid ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.5
 883
Alien Siege (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alien Siege is a 2005 Sci-Fi Channel Original Movie about an alien race that comes to Earth seeking a cure to a deadly virus, for which the antidote is human blood.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, rescue, save the world, heroic mission, supernatural, race against time, space and aliens, deadly creature, chaos, graphic violence, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.3
 736
Dark Planet (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two sides, one known as the Alphas and the other the Rebels, struggle in a brutal war on Earth and in outer space. When a habitable planet is discovered in orbit around a star that is on the far side of a dangerous wormhole, the two sides ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: space exploration, space travel, monster, spacecraft, graphic violence, adventure, soldier, rivalry, space and aliens, life is a bitch, escapades, betrayal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Without Warning (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A television program is interupted by a news network announcing that three meteors have hit the United States, France and China. At first it seems natural but after interviews by scientists and eyewitness seems to suggest that it is not. Three more ...
Style: depressing, apocalyptic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, found footage, apocalypse, natural disaster, distopia, end of the world, journalism, escapades, save the world, space and aliens, benign alien, heroes ...
Time: 90s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.0
 762
Contagion (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, terrorists have developed a new way to strike: disease. Not only have they created a deadly Level Four Ebola virus, their first victim is the President of the United States. The virus is particularly contagious and is spreading. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: quarantine, terrorism, save the day, survival, bio weapon, state affairs, undercover, race against time, plague, chaos, antidote, disaster ...
Time: future, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.1
 785
Crimson Force (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, futuristic
Plot: mars, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, escapades, rivalry, space wars, alien encounter, chaos, space travel, martian, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 2199, five years after the Gamilons began an invasion of Earth, the planet has been ravaged by the aliens' bombs. The remnants of humanity have fled underground to escape the irradiated surface. One day, former pilot Susumu Kodai discovers a ...
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space battle, escapades, heroic mission, space and aliens, heroes, save the world, siege, battles, self sacrifice, military ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An alien similar to Ra appears out of the Stargate, killing five soldiers and kidnapping another, a year after the original Stargate mission. A new team is assembled, including some old members, and they go in search of the missing soldier in order ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space opera, space and aliens, adventure, escapades, heroes, confined, egyptian mythology, nuclear, alien, nuclear threat, human host ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.7
 826K
Gravity (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first Shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The Shuttle is destroyed, leaving ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scenic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: survival, isolation, astronaut, space station, space travel, catastrophe, sole survivor, spacecraft, stranded, disaster, survivor, space program ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 5K
Marooned (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After spending several months in an orbiting lab, three astronauts prepare to return to earth only to find their rockets wont fire. After initially thinking they might have to abandon them in orbit, NASA decides to launch a daring rescue. Their ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, melancholic, suspense ...
Plot: nasa, astronaut, space travel, rescue, survival, stranded, spacewalk, race against time, confined, escapades, isolation, space exploration ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, 60s
Place: antarctica, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Prometheus Trap (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the future, mankind's quest for answers will take them to the edge of the universe... but the knowledge they seek should never be known. In deep space, the military cruiser Venom is diverted from its mission to investigate a derelict ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: survival, race against time, space travel, spacecraft, time travel, chaos, space wars, escapades, heroes, terrorism, changing the past or future, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Martian Chronicles (1980)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of the set of Ray Bradbury short stories chronicling the colonisation of Mars.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, allegory
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, space exploration, space travel, time travel, martian, astronaut, nasa, alien disguised as human, new world, colonization, nuclear holocaust, telepathy ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 9K
Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After losing contact with Earth, Astronaut Lee Miller becomes stranded in orbit alone aboard the International Space Station. As time passes and life support systems dwindle, Lee battles to maintain his sanity - and simply stay alive. His world is a ...
Style: futuristic, psychological, thought provoking, mind bending, surreal ...
Plot: isolation, space travel, astronaut, space and aliens, loneliness, trapped in space, survival, human nature, stranded, solitude, losing-it hero, heroes ...
Time: future, 2030s, 2040s, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Queen of Blood (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it's evident they have rescued a bloodsucking monster.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: vampire, rescue, mars, spacecraft, supernatural, alien, space travel, save the world, survival, femme fatale, space and aliens, trapped in space ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.5
 2K
Earthstorm (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A massive asteroid impact on the moon begins causing storms on earth due to the sudden changes in ocean tides. But when further examination is conducted it's discovered that the moon's structure is now entirely unstable -- threatening all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, disaster, moon, space travel, race against time, space and aliens, adventure, chaos, save the world, heroes, ocean, space shuttle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, baltimore, boston, houston texas, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Astronaut: The Last Push (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a tragic accident cuts short the first manned mission to explore life on the moons of Jupiter, Michael Forrest must make the 3 year journey home to Earth in pure solitude
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, contemplative
Plot: space travel, asteroids and comets, accident, mission gone awry, confined, solitude, isolation, spacecraft, space exploration, heroes, male protagonist, human in outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 4K
On the Beach (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The world has finally managed to blow itself up and only Australia has been spared from nuclear destruction and a gigantic wave of radiation is floating in on the breezes. One American sub located in the Pacific has survived and is met with disdain ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, exciting, apocalyptic ...
Plot: submarine, nuclear war, apocalypse, post nuclear, save the world, nuclear, atomic bomb, heroic mission, survival, post apocalypse, race against time, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 693
Tides of War (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the cold, dark waters off North Korea a U.S. Navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster - it's attacked and nearly sunk by an ominous stealth submarine resulting in the deaths of the Executive Officer and the Engineering ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, heroic mission, military life, survival, leadership, undercover, race against time, rivalry, military, government agency, battles ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hawaii, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Interceptor Force (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the near future the US Government has created an elite team of soldiers specially trained for action in the event of a hostile alien encounter. A multi-national force, they are the last line of defense
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, survival, satellite, adventure, special agents, space and aliens, heroes, evil alien, apocalypse, alien, invasion, ufo ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 6K
The Beyond (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover ...
Style: futuristic, enigmatic, tense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: space exploration, found footage, trapped in space, space travel, space mission, robot, mission, spacecraft, mystery, human in outer space, astronaut, hi-tech ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%