Movies like Battleship

If you like "Battleship" you are looking for exciting, serious and tense movies about / with military, battleship, evil alien, ship, alien invasion, save the world and navy themes of Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Battleship (2012)
 5.8
 231K
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 an international naval coalition which becomes the world's last hope for survival as they engage the hostile alien force of unimaginable strength. While taking on the invaders, Hopper must also try to live up to the potential his brother, and his fiancée's father, Admiral Shane, expect of him.
Style: exciting, serious, tense, entertaining, surprise ending, suspense, psychotronic, cult film, ridiculous, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, battleship, evil alien, ship, alien invasion, save the world, navy, sea battle, danger, ocean or sea, ufo, alien encounter, battles, space and aliens, u.s. navy, soldier, hotshot hero, heroes, naval battle, chaos, heroic mission, ocean, boat, initially antagonists, battle zone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2012, year 2005, year 2006
Place: hawaii, hong kong, new york, japan, london, pearl harbor, tokyo ...

Most similar movies to Battleship

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and futuristic films with plots about danger, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, alien, chaos and explosion mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battleship: Pacific Rim (2013), Battle Los Angeles (2011), The 5th Wave (2016), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), Independence Day (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 457K
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, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, save the world, creature, evil alien, giant, heroic mission, danger, destruction, survival, space and aliens, androids and robots ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2020s, near future
Place: pacific ocean, tokyo, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, invasion, danger, battles, sergeant, resistance, alien encounter, alien invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, san diego california, united states, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.2
 96K
The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, alien invasion, danger, adventure, obsessive quest, survival, tsunami, alien, youth, teenage life, mysterious character ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, london, bangkok thailand, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, warrior, space and aliens, soldier, alien invasion, invasion, deja vu, time warp ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, europe, england, germany, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, save the world, ufo, evil alien, end of the world, space and aliens, spacecraft, aliens, danger, pilot, battle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, rome italy, big ben london, manhattan new york city, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 472K
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: twists and turns, futuristic, mind bending, cerebral, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, post apocalypse, apocalypse, dystopic future, survival, space and aliens, resistance, disorder, danger, catastrophe, vestiges of humanity, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., new york, empire state building manhattan new york city, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Warships (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an alien force wages war on Earth, only the crew of the USS Iowa - the last American battleship, stands in their way.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battleship, alien encounter, battles, ship, warship, space and aliens, danger, soldier, military, evil alien, battle, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 367K
Godzilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, prehistoric creature, destruction, monster, deadly creature, giant, godzilla, tsunami, dinosaur, nuclear, military, animal horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s, year 1999 ...
Place: japan, san francisco, usa, hawaii, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, lone hero, outer space, adventure, bounty hunter, on the run, heroes, survival, battles, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to ...
Style: exciting, comic, entertaining, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: good versus evil, danger, military, soldier, heroic mission, revenge, future dystopia, terrorist, government, attack, person on fire, treason ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 1600s
Place: egypt, moscow russia, japan, france, tokyo ...
⇓ 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, homoerotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, alien invasion, military, fictional war, save the world, heroic mission, survival, good versus evil, evil alien, escapades, filmmaking, danger ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century, 2030s
Place: usa, afghanistan, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 218K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, 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: space wars, young heroes, chosen one, intelligence, save the world, prodigy, space and aliens, basic training, child prodigy, battles, adventure, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 85K
Skyline (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, people are drawn outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth. Now the band of survivors must fight ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, light, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, apocalypse, ufo, vestiges of humanity, survival, chaos, fantasy world, alien encounter, abduction, danger, demolished city, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, london, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: battles, chaos, robot, military, androids and robots, good versus evil, space and aliens, save the world, man versus machine, killer robot, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, stone age, prehistoric times
Place: egypt, virginia, shanghai, pentagon, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 84K
Falling Skies (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, vestiges of humanity, alien invasion, resistance, danger, ufo, heroes, space and aliens, alien encounter, survival, apocalypse, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 585K
Transformers (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Young teenager, Sam Witwicky becomes involved in the ancient struggle between two extraterrestrial factions of transforming robots – the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. Sam holds the clue to unimaginable power and the Decepticons will ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, exciting, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: robot, giant robots, good versus evil, androids and robots, alien, man versus machine, danger, transformation, save the world, teenage love, car, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 19th century, 1890s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.5
 53K
The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Their mission is simple: Find a cure. Stop the virus. Save the world. When a global pandemic wipes out eighty percent of the planet's population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, battleship, apocalypse, survival, save the world, military, pandemic, ocean or sea, danger, quarantine, plague, deadly virus ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 49K
Spectral (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: danger, survival, supernatural, save the world, technology, escapades, military, science, battles, heroes, heroic mission, chaos ...
Time: near future, future
Place: usa, new york, eastern europe, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 386K
Armageddon (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: When an asteroid threatens to collide with Earth, NASA honcho Dan Truman determines the only way to stop it is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear bomb. This leads him to renowned driller Harry Stamper, who agrees to helm the dangerous ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: save the world, end of the world, apocalypse, nasa, space travel, astronaut, outer space, self sacrifice, race against time, adventure, asteroid, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: paris france, usa, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., shanghai china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, satirical, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, spacecraft, evil alien, soldier, space and aliens, military, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, distant planet, creature, space marine ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, spacecraft, soldier, battles, air battle, danger, chaos, military, survival, save the world, alien invasion, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, space wars, destiny, imaginary, heroes, chaos, space and aliens, danger, space travel, save the lady, chosen one ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, alien invasion, evil alien, invasion, survival, end of the world, space and aliens, danger, destruction, escapades, parents and children, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, south america, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 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: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, monster, superhuman powers, save the world, imaginary, heroic mission, giant, alien invasion, teamwork, costumed hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A stranger stumbles into the desert town of Absolution with no memory of his past and a futuristic shackle around his wrist. With the help of mysterious beauty Ella and the iron-fisted Colonel Dolarhyde, he finds himself leading an unlikely posse of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ufo, evil alien, spacecraft, catastrophe, abduction, alien, sheriff, cowboy, escape, small town, chaos, criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Independence Daysaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Earth is attacked by a hostile alien force, a small town firefighter and a rogue SETI scientist team up to activate the only technology capable of defeating the invaders.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, space and aliens, escapades, danger, evil alien, spacecraft, ufo, extraterrestrial, alien invasion, secret service, graphic violence, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, spacecraft, alien encounter, space opera, heroes, heroic mission, save the world, space and aliens, danger, space travel, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.3
 845
Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, soldier, danger, wormhole, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, survival, one man army ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Godzilla 2000 (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godzilla saves Tokyo from a flying saucer that transforms into the beast Orga.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, godzilla, monster, anti hero, deadly creature, heroic mission, danger, save the world, good versus evil, flying saucer, skyscraper, ocean or sea ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.3
 872
Alien Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 2012. The dawn of destruction. As giant alien machines enslave and feed off humanity, the few remaining survivors band together to form a armed militia that will be the last stand against total extinction (IMDB.com).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating
Plot: save the world, survival, alien encounter, space and aliens, androids and robots, battles, danger, chaos, escapades, imaginary, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%