Movies and TV shows like Red Dwarf

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Red Dwarf (1988)
 8.4
 31K
Red Dwarf (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf.
Style: futuristic, stylized, witty, feel good, not serious, humorous, offbeat, neurotic
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: space travel, sitcom, spacecraft, cat, hologram, outer space, space and aliens, friendship, adventurer, androids and robots, captain, escapades, radiation, isolation, parallel universe, slacker, computer, nanotechnology, alien planet, alien, british humour, chase, friends, fictional reality, computers and web ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Red Dwarf

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, exciting, humorous and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about outer space, space and aliens, space travel, danger, spacecraft, alien and escapades mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Red Dwarf: The Orville (2017), Mars Attacks! (1996), Firefly (2002), Star Trek: Voyager (1995), Farscape (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.0
 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, humorous, feel good, exciting, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, adventure, alien, space battle, space and aliens, danger, gay marriage, spacecraft, distant future, space station, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 32 min.
Story: An Earth Man and his alien friend escape an exploding Earth, and set forth on an odd adventure across the universe with a known fugitive. Based on the book by Douglas Adams, the dialog follows the book closely. This was originally a 6-part series ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, offbeat, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: space travel, imaginary, ufo, benign alien, adventure, end of the world, spacecraft, time travel, fish out of water, danger, alien encounter, alien ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 199K
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy ...
Style: humorous, stylized, macabre, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, evil alien, alien invasion, space and aliens, mars, ufo, alien encounter, save the world, space travel, spacecraft, flying saucer, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, las vegas, washington d.c., taj mahal, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.0
 229K
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, buddy comedy, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, adventure, escapades, smuggling, survival, friendship, space and aliens, space wars, preacher, captain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."
Style: light, absurd, satirical, funny, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, outer space, hitchhiker, benign alien, spacecraft, intergalactic, robot, survival, friends, buddies, galaxy ...
Time: future
Place: norway, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, getting home, teleportation, hologram, allies, alien encounter, heroic mission, adventure, hopes, danger ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 31K
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, wormhole, space wars, fugitives, outer space, alien race, lost, obsessive quest, astronaut, alien encounter, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Star Trek: The Next Generation is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry as part of the Star Trek franchise. The show is set in the nearby regions of the Milky Way galaxy, approximately during the 2360s and ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, captain, teleportation, contact, space opera, alien planet, space exploration, adventure, alien encounter, escapades ...
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, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, danger, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, escapades, cult, mind control, fighting the system, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.7
 2K
Galaxina (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Galaxina is a lifelike, voluptuous android who is assigned to oversee the operations of an intergalactic Space Police cruiser captained by incompetent Cornelius Butt. When a mission requires the ship's crew to be placed in suspended animation ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, alien, spacecraft, adventure, supernatural romance, space and aliens, space travel, motorcycle, disorder, fall in love, danger, human android relationship ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space and aliens, survival, outer space, human existence, fear, team, danger, adventure, trapped, technology ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Aliens in the Family (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aliens in the Family is an American sci-fi/fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC, conceived as part of its TGIF lineup From the Creators of Dinosaurs and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Style: feel good, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, alien, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, disorder, kidnapping, nanny, abduction, suburban life, benign alien, evil alien, suburbs, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 20K
Dark Star (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A low-budget, sci-fi satire that focuses on a group of scientists whose mission is to destroy unstable planets. 20 years into their mission, they have battle their alien mascot, that resembles a beach ball, as well as a "sensitive" and ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: space travel, surfing, laser, artificial intelligence, a.i., heroes, technology gone awry, space and aliens, pets, hippie, danger, escapades ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Weird Science (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Weird Science is a mid-1990s American comedy series made for television, based on the 1985 film of the same name.
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, magic, youth, hopes, teenage life, supernatural ability, friends, partners, buddies, supernatural, computer genius, comedy of errors ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 471
Quark (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Quark is an American science fiction situation comedy starring Richard Benjamin broadcast on NBC. The pilot first aired on May 7, 1977, and the series followed as a mid-season replacement in February 1978. The series was cancelled in April 1978. ...
Plot: sitcom, spacecraft, outer space, garbage, identical twins, parody
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Space Station 76 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comedic drama about a group of people (and several robots) living on a space station in a 1970’s-version of the future. When a new Assistant Captain arrives, she inadvertently ignites tensions among the crew, prompting them to confront their ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, stylized, touching, light ...
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, infidelity, asteroid, love affair, fall in love, imaginary, space and aliens, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, introspection ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Favorite Martian (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Favorite Martian is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 29, 1963, to May 1, 1966, for 107 episodes. The show starred Ray Walston as Uncle Martin and Bill Bixby as Tim O'Hara. John L. Greene created the central ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, friendship, mars, sitcom, suburban life, benign alien, misfit partners, family, imaginary, space and aliens, suburbs, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 67K
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, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, spacecraft, heroic mission, benign alien, captain, teleportation, alien encounter, space wars, intergalactic ...
Time: 23rd century, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 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, imaginary, adventure, space wars, space and aliens, misfit partners, fugitives, unlikely partners, danger, alien encounter ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 7.1
 161K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, talky, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, space travel, outer space, princess, adventure, farce, daring rescue, woman in danger, race against time, danger, space and aliens, master villain ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Star Trek: Enterprise is a science fiction TV series and a prequel to the original Star Trek set 100 years before. The series premiered September 26, 2001 on the UPN television network with the final episode airing on May 13, 2005. The series takes ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, space exploration, alien planet, teleportation, alien encounter, adventure, time travel, adventurer, danger, intelligence ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, imaginary, space and aliens, track down, escapades, distant planet, chase, friendship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.6
 186K
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, time machine, alien, adventure, space and aliens, alien encounter, adventurer, good versus evil, heroes, save the day, space travel, danger ...
Time: future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.6
 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, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, genetic engineering, black hole, artificial intelligence, alien, military, space wars, heroes, adventure, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 4K
Crusade (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Crusade is an American spin-off TV show from J. Michael Straczynski's Babylon 5. Its plot is set in AD 2267, five years after the events of Babylon 5, and just after the movie A Call to Arms. The Drakh have released a nanovirus plague on Earth, ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, plague, space travel, alien, space opera, space and aliens, space wars, obsessive quest, interracial relations, adventure, mars ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, save the world, space travel, good versus evil, superhero, adventure, reluctant partners, team, space and aliens, teamwork, heroes ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Lost in Space (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lost in Space is a science fiction TV series created and produced by Irwin Allen, filmed by 20th Century Fox Television, and broadcast on CBS. The show ran for three seasons, with 83 episodes airing between September 15, 1965, and March 6, 1968. The ...
Style: serious, futuristic
Audience: family outing
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, alien planet, space and aliens, space travel, good versus evil, killer robot, danger, family in danger, family problems, adventure, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 90s, 1960s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space and aliens, space travel, outer space, on the run, escapades, couple relations, wormhole, human in outer space, adventure, danger, mistrust ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: semi serious, offbeat, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: astronaut, escapades, androids and robots, master warrior, heroic mission, master villain, space and aliens, heroes, a.i., adventure, space travel, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 29K
ALF (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, sitcom, alien, fish out of water, family, cat, parents and children, suburbs, family relations, friendship, comedy of errors, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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