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Dark Matter (2015)
 7.5
 36K
Dark Matter (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The six-person crew of a derelict spaceship awakens from stasis in the farthest reaches of space. Their memories wiped clean, they have no recollection of who they are or how they got on board. The only clue to their identities is a cargo bay full of weaponry and a destination: a remote mining colony that is about to become a war zone. With no idea whose side they are on, they face a deadly decision. Will these amnesiacs turn their backs on history, or will their pasts catch up with them?
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, ambiguous ending, exciting, semi serious, bleak, serious, canadian science fiction
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, space wars, memory loss, betrayal, martial arts, danger, female fighter, survival, adventure, friendship, time travel, gunfight, evil corporation, disorder, doppelganger, rebellion, space and aliens, space opera, teenager, vengeance, dishonesty, escapades, rivalry, distant planet ...
Time: future

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and futuristic films and TV series with plots about danger, space and aliens, escapades, spacecraft, outer space, adventure and space travel mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Dark Matter: The Expanse (2015), Firefly (2002), Killjoys (2015), Farscape (1999), Star Trek: Discovery (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
 71K
The Expanse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A thriller set two hundred years in the future following the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, investigation, space and aliens, uncover truth, space wars, society, rivalry, space station, human in outer space, transformation ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.0
 223K
Firefly (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Firefly is set in the year 2517, after the arrival of humans in a new star system and follows the adventures of the renegade crew of Serenity, a "Firefly-class" spaceship. The ensemble cast portrays the nine characters who live on Serenity.
Style: exciting, captivating, witty, clever, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, smuggling, adventure, escapades, friendship, survival, space and aliens, preacher, captain, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 18K
Killjoys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: An action-packed adventure series following a fun-loving, hard living trio of interplanetary bounty hunters (a.k.a. Killjoys) sworn to remain impartial as they chase deadly warrants around the Quad, a system of planets on the brink of revolution.
Style: exciting, captivating, witty, semi serious, futuristic ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, bounty hunter, adventure, danger, space and aliens, track down, escapades, imaginary, distant planet, chase, friendship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.3
 30K
Farscape (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A freak accident during an experimental space mission catapults Astronaut John Crichton across a thousand galaxies to an alien battlefield.
Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space wars, fugitives, wormhole, outer space, alien race, lost, alien encounter, obsessive quest, astronaut, evil alien ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, ...
Style: captivating, breathtaking, exciting, tense, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, space travel, outer space, spacecraft, star trek, adventure, alien species, friendship, danger, space opera, destiny, gunfight ...
Time: future
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, spacecraft, outer space, scientist, ancient mystery, evil alien, save the world, parallel world, fate of humanity, adventure, legends and myths, benign alien ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
SGU Stargate Universe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The adventures of a present-day, multinational exploration team traveling on the Ancient spaceship Destiny many billions of light years distant from the Milky Way Galaxy. They evacuated there and are now trying to figure out a way to return to ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space and aliens, survival, outer space, fear, danger, team, adventure, trapped, technology, encounter ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.8
 170K
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, danger, leadership, space station, betrayal, young heroes, rivalry, rebellion, against the rules, youth, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Battlestar Galactica (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: After a 40-year armistice in a war between the Twelve Colonies and the Cylons, the Cylons launch a surprise nuclear attack intended to exterminate the human race. Virtually all of the population of the Twelve Colonies are wiped out.
Style: futuristic, clever, bleak, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, future dystopia, outer space, space and aliens, survivor, androids and robots, good versus evil, soldier, nuclear holocaust, obsessive quest, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 51K
The Orville (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Follow the crew of the not-so-functional exploratory ship in the Earth's interstellar fleet, 300 years in the future.
Style: futuristic, dark humor, exciting, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, adventure, space and aliens, alien, danger, spacecraft, sexual humor, distant future, space battle, evil alien, space station ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 125K
Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: One gunshot, one death, one moment out of time that irrevocably links eight minds in disparate parts of the world, putting them in each other's lives, each other's secrets, and in terrible danger. Ordinary people suddenly reborn as ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lgbt, sex scene, love affair, supernatural, danger, survival, imaginary, chases and races, mind control, supernatural ability, sexuality, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mumbai india, chicago illinois, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 82K
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, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, vestiges of humanity, danger, ufo, resistance, heroes, space and aliens, alien invasion, apocalypse, alien encounter, gunfight, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Allies of the Shadows seek revenge against humanity. This movie sets up the series, "Crusade," the sequel to "Babylon 5."
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, space travel, good versus evil, save the world, head of state, heroes, alien encounter, political unrest, chaos, benign alien, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 11K
Andromeda (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Andromeda is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, based on unused material by the late Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe, and produced by Roddenberry's widow, Majel Barrett. It starred Kevin ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, genetic engineering, artificial intelligence, black hole, alien, military, adventure, heroes, androids and robots, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, future dystopia, astronaut, danger, survival, chases and races, on the run, adventure, escapades, space travel, life is a bitch, switching roles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 52K
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: survival, alien planet, spacecraft, outer space, lost, robot, crash landing, family, black hole, danger, adventure, betrayal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Sixty days on and Rygel is retrieving pieces of John and Aeryn from the sea bed. The Diagnosan re-crystalises them and they start getting to know the local species. Meanwhile, Scorpius and Sikozu are aboard a Peacekeeper Command Carrier on a recon ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space travel, space and aliens, adventure, outer space, on the run, escapades, couple relations, wormhole, human in outer space, danger, cult ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth.
Style: futuristic, exciting, bleak, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, androids and robots, apocalypse, outer space, space and aliens, on the run, heroes, rescue, vengeance, torture, explosion ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.0
 3K
Blakes 7 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A group of convicts and outcasts fight a guerrilla war against the totalitarian Terran Federation from a highly advanced alien spaceship.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, cult, mind control, rebellion, intergalactic, heroic mission, space and aliens, rivalry, space travel, danger, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.3
 65K
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, space and aliens, outer space, adventure, spacecraft, heroic mission, space wars, benign alien, captain, teleportation, alien encounter, intergalactic ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance is an online series that aims to fill in the gaps between seasons two and three of the Re-imagined Series. The webisodes can be viewed through the official web portal at Syfy.com. The webisode series was written ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resistance, escapades, life is a bitch, space and aliens, imaginary, conflict, wartime life, space wars, newlyweds, trapped, enemy, recruit ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 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: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, alien encounter, save the world, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Exploding Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar engines to fly around the Moon and back in just hours, the maiden voyage of the first-ever trans-lunar passenger ship is about to make history. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, sun, space travel, danger, race against time, spouse in danger, save the world, chaos, control room, disorder, heroes, technology gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The first installment of this Emmy award-winning series. A movie based at Babylon 5: a new space station built by Humans. The Vorlon ambassador, Kosh, has been poisoned. It is the new commanding officer's, Jeffrey Sinclair, responsibility to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tv series pilot, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space station, space wars, space travel, heroic mission, escapades, imaginary, space and aliens, interracial relations, state affairs, adventure, benign alien, rivalry ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century is an American science fiction adventure television series produced by Universal Studios. The series ran for two seasons between 1979–1981, and the feature-length pilot episode for the series was released as a ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: astronaut, escapades, heroic mission, future dystopia, adventure, master warrior, androids and robots, space and aliens, space wars, master villain, a.i., save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Space: Above and Beyond (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Space: Above and Beyond is a short-lived mid-1990s American science fiction television show on the FOX Network, created and written by Glen Morgan and James Wong. Originally planned for five seasons, it ran only for the single 1995–1996 season. It ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, racism, space war, marines, battles, politics, chaos, rivalry, escapades, adventure, androids and robots ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 6K
Lexx (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Comedy
Country: Canada, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lexx is a science fantasy television series that follows the adventures of a group of mismatched individuals aboard the organic space craft Lexx. They travel through two universes and encounter planets including a parody of the Earth. The series is ...
Style: futuristic, offbeat, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, adventure, space wars, imaginary, androids and robots, unlikely partners, anti heroes, escapades, alien encounter, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Star Trek: Voyager (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Pulled to the far side of the galaxy, where the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a Starfleet ship must cooperate with Maquis rebels to find a way home.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, evil alien, getting home, teleportation, hologram, alien encounter, allies, hopes, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 7K
Between (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Between is the story of a town under siege from a mysterious disease that has wiped out everybody except those 21 years old and under. The series explores the power vacuum that results when a government has quarantined a 10-mile diameter area and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, rough, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, virus, quarantine, youth, confined, survival, danger, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, survivor, death, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 16K
Ascension (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 231 min.
Story: In this three-part miniseries, a young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, talky, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, space opera, social differences, murder, outer space, survival, technology, science, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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