Movies like Lockout

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Lockout (2012)
 6.0
 99K
Lockout (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the near future, Lockout follows a falsely convicted ex-government agent , whose one chance at obtaining freedom lies in the dangerous mission of rescuing the President's daughter from rioting convicts at an outer space maximum security prison.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, rough, suspenseful, entertaining, humorous, sexy, absurd, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space station, prison, secret service, hotshot hero, hostage, heroic mission, lone hero, rescue mission, prison fight, maximum security prison, convict, conspiracy, survival, distopia, brutality, vengeance, chase, psychopath, usa president, group of criminals, kidnapping, president, spy, one man army, human in outer space ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york

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Most similar movies to Lockout

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, futuristic and serious films with plots about chase, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, gun, murder and fight scenes mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Lockout: The Fifth Element (1997), Pitch Black (2000), Star Trek Beyond (2016), Elysium (2013), Demolition Man (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Fifth Element (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, cerebral, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, cyberpunk, good versus evil, space travel, space and aliens, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, end of the world, space opera, spacecraft, love ...
Time: future, 1910s, 23rd century, 90s
Place: egypt, usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 241K
Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, the marooned passengers soon learn that escaped convict Riddick isn't the only thing they have to fear. Deadly creatures lurk in the shadows, waiting to attack in the dark, and the planet is ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, suspenseful, tense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, creature, space travel, alien life-form, escape, dark hero, alien, deadly creature, one man army, eclipse, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
Style: futuristic, entertaining, exciting, humorous, light ...
Plot: star trek, space opera, alien, space travel, teleportation, alien race, good versus evil, space battle, alien planet, stranded, chase, female humanoid alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 450K
Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, space station, future dystopia, class conflict, distopia, dystopic future, space and aliens, ecological disaster, post apocalypse, apocalypse, utopia, dark future ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, south africa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 178K
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, time travel, crime fighter, maverick cop, police, violence, good versus evil, surveillance ...
Time: future, 2030s, near future, 80s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, suspenseful, rough, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, cyborgs, isolation, mind control, maximum security prison, androids and robots, escape, heroes, prison life, fighting the system, rescue, rebellion ...
Time: future, near future, 80s, year 2017
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 210K
Death Race (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terminal Island, New York: 2020. Overcrowding in the US penal system has reached a breaking point. Prisons have been turned over to a monolithic Weyland Corporation, which sees jails full of thugs as an opportunity for televised sport. Adrenalized ...
Style: exciting, serious, visually appealing, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, car chase, car, car race, tough heroes, tough guy, race, prison life, survival, death, revenge, fight ...
Time: future, year 2012, 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 168K
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, futuristic, rough, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, alien, survival, tough heroes, one man army, space and aliens, heroes, mysterious planet, mercenary, deadly creature, lone hero, lone wolves ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Escape from L.A. (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes it a penal colony for those found guilty of moral crimes. When his ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, distopia, race against time, earthquake, future dystopia, heroic mission, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, one man army, life is a bitch, daring rescue, survival ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s, year 2013, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, latin america, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Death Race: Inferno (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Carl Lucas / Frankenstein has won four of his races and needs to win one more to win his freedom. Before his final race, Lucas and his team, car and all, are transferred to another prison where they will compete in a Death Race in the desert. Also, ...
Style: brutal, bloody, suspense, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, car chase, street racing, car, runaway, desert, survival, confined, life sentence, criminal heroes, tv show ...
Time: future
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 194K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, breathtaking, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, one man army, murder, runaway, on the run, chase, frame up, hostage, police investigation, crimes, framed for murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, europe, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 244K
Escape Plan (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison escape, escape, revenge, escape plan, lone hero, survival, outsmarting, prisoner, torture, ship, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2013, 2010s, 80s ...
Place: morocco, usa, colorado, florida, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 176K
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: robot, cyberpunk, distopia, androids and robots, dystopic future, technology gone awry, utopia, cloning, clones, future dystopia, physical appearance, cyborgs ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 33K
Death Race 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the world's most dangerous prison, a new game is born: Death Race. The rules of this adrenaline-fueled blood sport are simple, drive or die. When repentant convict Carl Lucas discovers there's a price on his head, his only hope is to ...
Style: bloody, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, prison, contests and competitions, car race, street racing, car, survival, death, brutality, twists and turns, warden, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 109K
Paycheck (2003)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, entertaining, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyberpunk, memory loss, amnesia, frame up, twists and turns, chase, time, distopia, betrayal, alternate reality, prophecy ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 8K
The Anomaly (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A former soldier is taken captive and awakens in the back of a van where he learns that he only has less than 10 minutes to figure out how he got there.
Style: tricky, enigmatic, exciting, futuristic, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, cyberpunk, child in peril, escapades, kidnapping, disorder, uncover truth, secret agents, mind control, amnesia, gunfight, mad scientist ...
Time: future, near future
Place: london, new york, shanghai, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 413K
In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, philosophical, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: time, distopia, immortality, fighting the system, love, wealth, dystopic future, future dystopia, social differences, class differences, race against time, love story ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, rough, apocalyptic, dark ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, prison, post apocalypse, loner, future dystopia, rescue, race against time, hostage, escape, violence, lone hero ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1997, 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.2
 308K
Taken 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Turkey, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, hostage, chase, lone hero, kidnapped, one man army, brutality, vigilante, violence, police chase, albanian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: turkey, europe, istanbul turkey, albania, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: secret service, terrorism, white house, president, hostage, terrorist attack, secret agents, one man army, daring rescue, u.s. president, betrayal, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa, north korea, pentagon, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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%
 5.0
 32K
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: homoerotic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, cyborgs, martial arts, androids and robots, chase, future dystopia, robot, cyberpunk, one man army, chaos, violence, vengeance ...
Time: future, 80s, year 2019, 21st century
Place: new york, georgia, usa, south carolina, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 297K
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, tense, semi serious, clever, sad ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, space opera, alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, escapades, future dystopia, distopia, space wars, mechanic, friendship, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.9
 26K
The Black Hole (1979)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering near a black hole. The ship is controlled ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, adventure, cyborgs, disney, mad scientist, astronaut, black hole, robot, escapades, heroic mission, distopia, space exploration ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: suspenseful, futuristic, disturbing, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, on the run, race against time, chase, rivalry, heroes, surveillance, heroic mission, isolation, totalitarian regime, mind control, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 256K
Total Recall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, entertaining, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, dystopic future, post apocalypse, memory loss, future dystopia, technology, secret agents, false memory, implanted memory, alternate reality, conspiracy ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 604K
Taken (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her. But with his ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, entertaining, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, vigilantism, human trafficking, dark hero, chase, one man army, secret service, father daughter relationship, lone hero, abduction, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, usa, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Capt. Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's half brother who kidnaps three diplomats and hijacks the Enterprise in his obsessive search for God.
Style: futuristic, exciting, saga, humorous, cerebral ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, star trek, space opera, alien, god, adventure, teleportation, space exploration, hostage, planet, desert, space adventure ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 123K
The 6th Day (2000)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Futuristic action about a man who meets a clone of himself and stumbles into a grand conspiracy about clones taking over the world.
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, philosophical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cyberpunk, cloning, lookalikes, dystopic future, genetic engineering, clones, conspiracy, murder, rivalry, dishonesty, one against many, apocalypse ...
Time: future, year 2000, 2010s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: argentina, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 2K
Solar Crisis (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A huge solar flare is predicted to fry the Earth. Astronauts aboard the spaceship Helios must go to the Sun to drop a bomb equipped with an Artificial Intelligence (Freddy) and a Japanese pilot (as a back up if the Artificial Intelligence fail) at ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, apocalyptic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, spacecraft, astronaut, bomb, fantasy world, space travel, catastrophe, clones, desert, death, end of the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%