Movies like Trancers

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Trancers (1984)
 6.0
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Trancers (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Angel City trooper Jack Deth is sent back in time from 2247 to 1985 L.A. to inhabit the body of his ancestor. Deth's assignment is to find his archenemy, Whistler, who turns people into zombies, before the fiend is able to kill all the ancestors of the future's governing council.
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, neo noir, futuristic, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, chase, good versus evil, zombie, fight, police, rescue, police detective, christmas, heroes, supernatural, terminator, escapades, rivalry, track down, master villain, tough law enforcer, heroic mission, cyberpunk, santa claus, hypnosis, nemesis, supernatural ability, martial arts, distopia ...
Time: future, 20th century, 80s, near future
Place: los angeles, usa

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Most similar movies to Trancers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, futuristic and exciting films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, gunfight, chases and races, imaginary and martial arts mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Trancers: The Terminator (1984), Nemesis (1992), Retrograde (2004), Timecop 2: The Berlin Decision (2003), Demolition Man (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
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Trancers II (1991)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Once again someone from the future has come back to create an army of Trancers, human zombies who do what they're told without question or pause. Now officer Jack Deth, a cop from the future stranded in the past, must once again go forth to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, neo noir, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, couples, sent to the past, graphic violence, law enforcement, heroes, hopes, save the world, chase, escapades, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.1
 841K
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: man versus machine, cyborgs, cyberpunk, androids and robots, sent to the past, killer robot, time paradox, time travel, dystopic future, androids, protector, mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, year 1984, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 1K
Trancers III (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A time traveling cop, Jack Deth, from the future is taken back to the past to be given the task of destroying the Trancer program before it has a chance to get out of control, sending the world into a state of chaos and war.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, graphic violence, private detective, rivalry, fugitives, save the world, escapades, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 1992, year 2005
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Jack is now back in the future. He had since lost Lena, and finds out that he's lost his other wife Alice to none other than Harris. While heading out for another assignment, something goes awry with the TCL chamber. Jack finds himself in a ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, chaos, tunnel, supernatural, vampire, tough law enforcer, mind game, escapades, zombie, heroes, track down, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 5.3
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Nemesis (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, chaos is rampant as 'information terrorists' threaten to destroy order in society. Alex is a part-man, part-machine LAPD cop who is the best at what he does. When one of the terrorists calls him a machine, Alex questions his ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, terrorism, future dystopia, conspiracy, chaos, man versus machine, battles, police detective, law enforcement, superhuman powers, rivalry ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: usa, los angeles, new mexico, brazil, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, ship, spacecraft, good versus evil, race against time, save the world, heroic mission, adventure, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, infection, dark future ...
Time: future, 23rd century, year 2004, 2000s
Place: south america, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Timecop 2: The Berlin Decision (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a set of events, the Time Enforcement Commission (TEC), is still going strong. Now Brandon Miller a TEC operative, believes that they have a responsibility to change history hoping that the world will be better but Ryan Chan another ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, heroes, time machine, martial arts, chase, race against time, heroic mission, undercover, adventure, crimes, track down, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2000s, 1940s, year 1988 ...
Place: germany, europe, los angeles, atlantic city, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 172K
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, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, utopia, future dystopia, martial arts, crime fighter, dystopic future, police, good versus evil, one man army, betrayal, underground ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, year 1996, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: rebellion, fighting the system, heroes, special agents, on the run, conspiracy, martial arts, frame up, androids and robots, legal action, life is a bitch, undercover ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, time travel, future dystopia, robot vs. robot, lone hero, post apocalypse, killer robot, save the world, terminator, artificial intelligence ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, 21st century, year 1997 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, man versus machine, killer robot, chase, apocalypse, chaos, time travel, technology gone awry, one against many, artificial intelligence, time traveler ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2030s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, androids and robots, cyborgs, post apocalypse, heroes, chase, fetus, kung fu, terrorism, anarchy, terminator, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Trancers 6: Life After Deth (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a return to the groundbreaking original film's premise, Jack Deth is back - traveling back in time and into the body of his own daughter, Josephine (Zette Sullivan), on a mission to save her life and save the world from the most lethal ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surprise ending, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: time travel, body swapping, escapades, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural, save the world, rivalry, zombie, comet, prostitute, decapitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, undercover, killer robot, save the world, special agents, fighting crime, heroic mission, computer virus, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, androids and robots ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.4
 29K
Barb Wire (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sexy nightclub owner, Barb Wire moonlights as a mercenary in Steel Harbor, one of the last free zones in the now fascist United States. When scientist Cora Devonshire wanders into Barb's establishment, she gets roped into a top-secret ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master villain, bounty hunter, bail bondsman, electric torture, obese, sexy woman, vengeance, future dystopia, good versus evil, chase, heroic mission, distopia ...
Time: future, year 2017, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 151K
The Running Man (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, chase, dystopic future, future dystopia, resistance, gadget, rivalry, dishonesty, tough heroes, cyberpunk, death sentence, prison ...
Time: future, 80s, year 2017, year 2019, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 7K
Fortress 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 7 years on from the original Fortress movie, Brennick and his family are still on the run. Finally, they give in, and surrender, only to find themselves imprisoned in a new, more sophisticated fortress prison in outer space. But Brennick's not ...
Style: rough, futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, on the run, race against time, chase, rivalry, heroes, microchip, surveillance, outer space, heroic mission, isolation ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Trancers 5: Sudden Deth (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Jack Deth is back for one more round with the trancers. Jack must attempt to find his way home from the other-dimensional world of Orpheus, where magic works and the trancers were the ruling class (before Trancers IV, that is). Unfortunately, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, cult film
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, escapades, supernatural, heroes, terrorism, rivalry, adventure, tunnel, wizards and magicians, female nudity, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 2.8
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Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, gang, good versus evil, against humanity, save the world, heroes, adventure, rescue, life is a bitch, survival, confined ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.9
 639
Virtual Combat (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This lively low-budget action movie is packed with martial arts, sexy sirens, and a sci-fi plot involving computers and virtual reality images that become real. The tale centers on two Nevada border officers, Dave Quarry (Don "The Dragon" ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, martial arts, kickboxer, kung fu master, virtual reality, kung fu, warrior, chaos, police detective, disorder, a.i., master villain ...
Time: future
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 581
Steel Frontier (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in a post-nuclear-holocaust future, this sci-fi western takes place in the frontier city of New Hope, the only place around with a working oil refinery. Ever since a megalomaniac general and his followers took over the place, life has been ...
Style: serious, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, soldier, desert, post apocalypse, chaos, hitman, tough heroes, society, good versus evil, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century, year 2019, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 663
Firepower (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the year 2007, crime has risen at an exponential rate. Once highly populated metropolises such as Los Angeles are no longer inhabitable. These cities have transformed into "Hell Zones," ruled by violent street gangs. The Hell Zone, ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, martial arts, murder, gang, katana, theater, working undercover, tough heroes, rivalry, law enforcement, good versus evil, criminal heroes ...
Time: future, near future, year 2006, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cyborg Soldier (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A cyborg escapes the facility where he was created. With the help of a local sheriff, he tries to run from the dangerous scientists that created him.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: androids and robots, a.i., rivalry, on the run, terminator, heroes, violence, martial arts, hostage, torture, karate, one man army ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.3
 15K
Alien Nation (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: benign alien, discrimination, culture clash, murder, friendship, crimes, reluctant partners, fish out of water, buddies, law enforcement, opposites attract, partners ...
Time: future, year 1991, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.4
 831
Velocity Trap (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a desolate and treachorous region of space known as the Velocity Run, a heavily armored ship passes every six months. It carries billions of Universal Dollars between the colonies and the Central Bank on Earth. Hard currency has returned due to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, outer space, space travel, spacecraft, technology gone awry, heroic mission, computers and web, crimes, survival, pirate, escapades, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, distopia, monkey, gorilla, time travel, space and aliens, post apocalypse, astronaut, survival, nuclear holocaust, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future, near future, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 92K
The One (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A sheriff's deputy fights an alternate universe version of himself who grows stronger with each alternate self he kills.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, alternate dimension, parallel universe, multiverse, alternate universe, law enforcement, supernatural ability, daring rescue, race against time, rivalry, twins, dual identity ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: los angeles, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 730
Ghost Warrior (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When skiers in Japan come across the frozen body of centuries-old samurai warrior Yoshimita, scientists secretly whisk the corpse to a high-tech laboratory in California, where they bring him back to life. But when Yoshimita escapes onto the mean ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: gang, samurai, culture clash, martial arts, graphic violence, disorder, battles, heroes, adventure, misfit, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century
Place: asia, japan, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 457K
The Wolverine (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wolverine faces his ultimate nemesis - and tests of his physical, emotional, and mortal limits - in a life-changing voyage to modern-day Japan.
Style: exciting, tense, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: immortality, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, mutant, samurai, good versus evil, fistfight, sword fight, chase, loner, haunted by the past ...
Time: year 1945, 2010s, future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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, heroes, mad scientist, police shootout, killer robot, chaos, journalism, manhunt, island, androids, cybernetics ...
Time: 90s
Place: denver colorado, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%