Movies and TV shows like Terra Nova

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Terra Nova (2011)
 6.7
 78K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with the majority of plant and animal life extinct. The future of mankind is in jeopardy, and its only hope for survival is in the distant past.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, epic, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, adventure, experiment, survival, post apocalypse, danger, sent to the past, dangerous animal, imaginary, changing the past or future, fate of humanity, vestiges of humanity, expedition, mistrust, extinction, escapades, scientist, family relations, enemy, family values, parents and children, escape, human existence, chaos ...
Time: prehistoric times, 22nd century, prehistory

Most similar movies to Terra Nova

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary, heroes, survival and time travel mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Terra Nova: The 100 (2014), Lost in Space (2018), Revolution (2012), Lost (2004), Primeval (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 191K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, youth, leadership, danger, space station, betrayal, young heroes, rivalry, rebellion, against the rules, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.3
 67K
Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, sincere, tense
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, survival, alien planet, lost, robot, family, danger, adventure, black hole, crash landing, betrayal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 80K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, society, worldwide chaos, nanotechnology, chases and races, danger, parents and children, chaos ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.3
 472K
Lost (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Stripped of everything, the survivors of a horrific plane crash must work together to stay alive. But the island holds many secrets.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, exciting, enigmatic, emotional ...
Plot: survival, island, adventure, desert island, death, plane crash, destiny, danger, stranded, leadership, mysterious place, lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 13K
Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: dinosaur, monster, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, ancient mystery, survival, danger, time travel, forces of nature, imaginary, chases and races, team ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 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, resistance, danger, alien invasion, ufo, heroes, space and aliens, alien encounter, survival, apocalypse, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: alien, fantasy world, culture clash, benign alien, space and aliens, interracial romance, scientist, adventure, space travel, warrior, interracial relations, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.8
 187K
After Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One thousand years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape from Earth, Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, jungle, danger, adventure, spacecraft, apocalypse, heroic mission, parents and children, young heroes, isolation, vestiges of humanity, real life father and son playing father and son ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.1
 822K
Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, fantasy world, adventure, island, team, survival, theme park, scientist, dangerous animal, triceratops, tyrannosaurus rex, natural disaster ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Stargate: Atlantis (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: With the Ancients' city of Atlantis discovered in the Pegasus Galaxy by Stargate Command, Dr. Elizabeth Weir and Major Sheppard lead a scientific expedition to the ancient abandoned city. Once there, the team not only find themselves unable to ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, save the world, spacecraft, outer space, scientist, benign alien, fate of humanity, ancient mystery, parallel world, adventure, legends and myths, lost city ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 18K
Sanctuary (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of the beautiful, enigmatic and always surprising Dr. Helen Magnus, a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population called Abnormals - a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, transformation, mutant, scientist, laboratory, team, rescue, experiment, protector, crimes, crime, research ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost World (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: Australia, Canada, New Zealand
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World is a syndicated television series loosely based on the 1912 novel by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Lost World. Premiered in the fall of 1999, it ran for three seasons before it was cancelled on a ...
Style: offbeat, serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, dinosaur, expedition, stranded, exploration, time travel, adventure, adventurer, imaginary, abandoned, heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, Primeval: New World follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal anomalies and battles both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, based on british tv series
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, imaginary, dangerous animal, escapades, danger, deadly creature, monster, bird attack, babe scientist, sea monster
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.1
 25K
Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: exciting, witty, stylized, captivating, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, adventure, time machine, time travel, fish out of water, impersonating, partners, sent to the past, hologram, hopes, getting home, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.9
 53K
Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, small town, chaos, isolation, leadership, courage, danger, conspiracy, heroes, explosion, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 9K
Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, changing the past or future, clock, heroic mission, rescue, danger, escapades, save the world, regeneration, space and aliens, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dinosaur Project (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Found footage of an expedition into the Congo jungle where a team of explorers stumbles upon a colony of Dinosaurs.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, dinosaur, adventurer, survival, deadly creature, dangerous animal, adventure, scientist, legends and myths, discovery, stowaway, cryptozoology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: congo, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Land of the Lost (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rick Marshall and his children Will and Holly were on a weekend expedition rafting trough a river when an enormous earthquake diverts them to an eclectic alien world inhabited by dinosaurs, chimpanzee-like cavemen called Pakuni, and aggressive, ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, parallel world, fish out of water, disorder, adventure, anti heroes, getting home, experiment gone awry, expedition, escapades, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistory, 70s, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 21K
Zoo (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, pandemic, experiment, save the world, mutation, survival, partners, veterinarian, reporter, cure, safari ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 40K
Defiance (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, alien, escapades, danger, enemy, law enforcement, mayor, survival, ex military, interspecies romance, vehicle, force field ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.9
 52K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, cave, expedition, danger, forces of nature, adventure, isolation, deathtrap, water, underwater, underground, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, disaster movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, island, expedition, rescue, genetic engineering, capture, stowaway, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, survival, helicopter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: costa rica, california, san diego california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.3
 70K
Star Trek (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Space. The Final Frontier. The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk with First Officer Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. With a determined crew, the ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, adventure, outer space, spacecraft, space and aliens, benign alien, heroic mission, captain, alien encounter, space wars, teleportation, intergalactic ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 80K
Stargate SG-1 (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The story of Stargate SG-1 begins about a year after the events of the feature film, when the United States government learns that an ancient alien device called the Stargate can access a network of such devices on a multitude of planets. SG-1 is an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, space travel, space and aliens, time travel, parallel world, save the world, wormhole, alien race, alien planet, escapades, cult, megalomaniac ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, near future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 38K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, tense, intense, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, sent to the past, plague, apocalypse, chaos, epidemic, save the world, race against time, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Planet of the Apes (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes. Based on the 1968 Planet of the Apes film and its sequels, which were inspired by the novel of the same name by Pierre ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, exciting ...
Plot: future dystopia, time travel, astronaut, survival, danger, chases and races, on the run, adventure, escapades, switching roles, life is a bitch, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prehistoric Park (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A BBC miniseries about Nigel Marvin's quest to bring the extinct dinosaurs through time to Prehistoric Park.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, colourful, educational
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, escapades, imaginary, animal life, dangerous animal, adventure, danger, extinction, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, changing the past or future, terminator, escapades, heroes, man versus machine, computer system, unstoppable, fate of humanity, danger, shooting, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: leader, plague, survival, monkey, forest, colony, power struggle, experiment, revolution, fate of humanity, scientist, genetic engineering ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, future, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.6
 193K
Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, space and aliens, time machine, alien, good versus evil, adventure, save the day, adventurer, heroes, space travel, escapades, journey ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, 2010s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%