Movies like Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 started. Good thing Connor's former nemesis, the Terminator, is back to aid the now-adult Connor … just like he promised.
Style: futuristic, exciting, surprise ending, suspense, intense, serious, suspenseful, apocalyptic, psychotronic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyborgs, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, apocalypse, man versus machine, robot, time traveler, one against many, chaos, killer robot, chase, technology gone awry, post apocalypse, time machine, nuclear war, sent to the past, distopia, terminator, female robot, computer virus, technology, destiny, protector, female killer ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2000s, year 2003
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills

Most similar movies to Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, futuristic, serious and exciting films with plots about gun, chase, fight, violence, heroes, danger and gunfight mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines: The Terminator (1984), Terminator Genisys (2015), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Terminator Salvation (2009), Terminator: Dark Fate (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, time travel, cyborgs, man versus machine, androids and robots, sent to the past, post apocalypse, time paradox, artificial intelligence, killer robot, dystopic future, androids ...
Time: 80s, future, 2020s, year 1984, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, man versus machine, post apocalypse, killer robot, dark future, artificial intelligence, chase, time paradox, apocalypse ...
Time: future, year 1984, year 2017, near future, year 1997 ...
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, man versus machine, cyborgs, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, robot, apocalypse, post apocalypse, terminator, end of the world, child in peril, lone hero ...
Time: future, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Terminator Salvation (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: All grown up in post-apocalyptic 2018, John Connor must lead the resistance of humans against the increasingly dominating militaristic robots. But when Marcus Wright appears, his existence confuses the mission as Connor tries to determine whether ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, intense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, apocalypse, post apocalypse, cyberpunk, man versus machine, androids and robots, distopia, dystopic future, robot, artificial intelligence, technology gone awry, killer robot ...
Time: future, year 2003, 2000s, near future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series picks up four years after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day with John and Sarah Connor trying to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, terminator, female killer, killer robot, female robot, sent to the past, nuclear holocaust, post apocalypse, time travel, changing the past or future, robot vs. robot ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The sixth film in the "Terminator" series will pick up where the second film left off, ignoring all the subsequent sequels.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, androids and robots, robot, terminator, technology, cyberpunk, gunfight, killer robot, cyborgs, artificial intelligence, helicopter, revenge ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2020s, year 1998, 90s
Place: mexico, texas, mexico city, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 535K
I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, cyborgs, androids and robots, distopia, future dystopia, a.i., hi-tech, man versus machine, technology gone awry, androids ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 227K
RoboCop (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, police, cyberpunk, superhuman powers, graphic violence, technology, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, tough guy, superhero ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, pentagon, tehran iran ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Escape from New York (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, rough, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, post apocalypse, prison, future dystopia, hostage, loner, rescue, race against time, lone hero, violence, escape ...
Time: future, year 1997, 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 497K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
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: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, robot, creature, androids and robots, save the world, destruction, chaos and mayhem, giant, giant robots, heroic mission, battles ...
Time: future, 2020s, near future, 2010s, 21st century ...
Place: tokyo, pacific ocean, asia, alaska, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.
Style: futuristic, exciting, thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, distopia, virtual reality, alternate reality, chosen one, post apocalypse, man versus machine, warrior, freedom, technology gone awry, save the world ...
Time: future, distant future, 23rd century, 2000s, near future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Universal Soldier (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An American soldier who had been killed during the Vietnam War is revived 25 years later by the military as a semi-android, UniSols, a high-tech soldier of the future. After the failure of the initiative to erase all the soldier's memories, he ...
Style: exciting, intense, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, vietnam war, cyborgs, soldier, martial arts, military, top secret, one man army, vengeance, reporter, robot ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1969, 60s ...
Place: vietnam, new orleans, louisiana, utah, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: distopia, cyberpunk, future dystopia, utopia, dystopic future, martial arts, time travel, crime fighter, lone hero, maverick cop, violence, police ...
Time: future, 2030s, near future, 80s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 31K
The Machine (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Already deep into a second Cold War, Britain’s Ministry of Defense seeks a game-changing weapon. Programmer Vincent McCarthy unwittingly provides an answer in The Machine, a super-strong human cyborg. When a programming bug causes the prototype to ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, androids and robots, robot, a.i., man versus machine, cyberpunk, technology, inventions and discoveries, cyborgs, programmer, technology gone awry, secret laboratory ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has ...
Style: philosophical, saga, futuristic, exciting, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyberpunk, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, future dystopia, chosen one, alternate reality, man versus machine, prophecy, oracle, rebel, fight ...
Time: future, distant future, year 2003, 23rd century, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, on the run, robot, corporation, artificial intelligence, hitman, rivalry, rescue, chase, androids and robots, legend ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 29K
Fortress (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A futuristic prison movie. Protagonist and wife are nabbed at a future US emigration point with an illegal baby during population control. The resulting prison experience is the subject of the movie. The prison is a futuristic one run by a private ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, cyborgs, isolation, mind control, androids and robots, maximum security prison, distopia, heroes, prison life, apocalypse, fighting the system ...
Time: future, near future, 80s, year 2017
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 1K
Cyborg Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ex-DEA agent Jack receives an emergency message from his brother Phillip, whose team was ambushed on the Caribbean island of St. Keith. Jack goes to St. Keith to find his brother, who has been turned into a cyborg by the drug runner he was after.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, futuristic, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, killer robot, police shootout, heroes, mad scientist, chaos, journalism, manhunt, police, police officer, androids ...
Time: 90s
Place: denver colorado, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 3.1
 2K
Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, spacecraft, ship, good versus evil, race against time, heroic mission, save the world, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, adventure, infection, dark future ...
Time: future, 2000s, 23rd century, year 2004
Place: antarctica, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Gen-X Cops 2: Metal Mayhem (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When terrorists abduct a deadly government attack robot, the call is put out to the Gen-Y Cops, an elite task force with lethal fighting skills. Together with a trigger-happy FBI agent, the Gen-Y Cops race against time to destroy the robot before it ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, undercover, save the world, special agents, fighting crime, heroic mission, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, androids and robots, partners, technology gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalypse, cyborgs, androids and robots, terminator, cyberpunk, kung fu, apocalypse, martial arts, fetus, heroes, chase, ship ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyborgs, future dystopia, martial arts, a.i., brutality, timebomb, experiment gone awry, technophobia, chaos, save the world, technology gone awry, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, cyborgs, androids and robots, martial arts, future dystopia, robot, chase, cyberpunk, one man army, chaos, vengeance, violence ...
Time: future, year 2019, 80s, 21st century
Place: new york, georgia, usa, south carolina, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 175K
Surrogates (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, surreal, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, robot, distopia, androids and robots, utopia, dystopic future, technology gone awry, future dystopia, cyborgs, clones, cloning, physical appearance ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 327K
Total Recall (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, suspense, ambiguous ending, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, mars, secret agents, future dystopia, space colony, memory loss, false memory, outer space, conspiracy, distopia, implanted memory, chase ...
Time: future, 80s, 90s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: entertaining, exciting, surreal, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: robot, cyborgs, androids and robots, transforming robot, giant robots, alien, military, transformation, alien invasion, extraterrestrial, technology, killer robot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: egypt, new york, virginia, washington d.c., philadelphia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 238K
The Matrix 4 (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The fourth installment in The Matrix franchise. Plot unknown.
Style: suspense, intellectual, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: virtual reality, distopia, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, future dystopia, heroes, man versus machine, chase, computer, dream world, helicopter, fighting the system ...
Time: future
Place: usa, san francisco, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, road movie, suspense, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, desert, distopia, chase, future dystopia, car chase, car, dark hero, on the run, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Cyber Tracker (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eric is a secret agent currently working as security guard for senator Dilly. The senator is the main advocate for a new kind of police officer: the Tracker, an perfect and nearly invulnerable android. When Eric realizes that senator Dilly is ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, futuristic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, terminator, androids and robots, apocalypse, kickboxer, conspiracy, rebellion, fighting the system, heroes, special agents, on the run ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hands of Steel (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a cyborg who is programmed to kill a scientist who holds the fate of mankind in his hands.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, terminator, cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, exploitation, arm wrestling, invasion, monster, martial arts, gunfight, fistfight ...
Time: future, year 1987, near future
Place: italy, manhattan new york city, guatemala, utah, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%