Movies and TV shows like Red Dwarf

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Red Dwarf (1988)
 8.3
 31K
Red Dwarf (1988)
Genre: 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
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 humorous, futuristic, offbeat and exciting films and TV series with plots about space and aliens, outer space, space travel, danger, alien, spacecraft and imaginary mostly in Sci-Fi, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Red Dwarf: The Orville (2017), Mars Attacks! (1996), Galaxina (1980), Star Trek (1966), SGU Stargate Universe (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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%
 6.3
 195K
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: space and aliens, evil alien, alien invasion, parody, mars, ufo, alien encounter, save the world, space travel, spacecraft, flying saucer, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, las vegas, taj mahal, washington d.c., big ben london
⇓ 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: offbeat, witty, humorous, not serious, based on radio show ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: ufo, space travel, adventure, benign alien, cult, time travel, outer space, spacecraft, end of the world, friendship, alien, meaning of life ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 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, danger, fall in love, disorder, human android relationship ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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 ⇓
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, 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 ⇓
100%
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, galaxy, friends, buddies ...
Time: future
Place: norway, england, london
⇓ 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%
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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: offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, alien, parents and children, suburban life, benign alien, babies and infants, abduction, family life, space and aliens, family relations, danger, space travel ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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%
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 ⇓
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, alien planet, space opera, space exploration, adventure, alien encounter, escapades, intelligence ...
Time: future
⇓ 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, friends, hopes, teenage life, supernatural ability, partners, buddies, supernatural, computer genius, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ 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, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: space travel, surfing, laser, artificial intelligence, space and aliens, escapades, technology gone awry, chaos, heroes, pets, danger, asteroids and comets ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
100%
 7.2
 453
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, parody, identical twins
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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%
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, mars, fish out of water, sitcom, family, suburban life, goofy hero, benign alien, anti heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, couples, love affair, fall in love, space and aliens, imaginary, love and romance, introspection, oldies ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 28K
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, fish out of water, alien, cat, parents and children, family, suburbs, family relations, friendship, comedy of errors, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 8K
Mork & Mindy (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mork & Mindy is an American science fiction sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on ABC. The series starred Robin Williams as Mork, an alien who comes to Earth from the planet Ork in a small, one-man egg-shaped spaceship. Pam Dawber co-starred ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, surreal
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: sitcom, farce, alien, goofy hero, imaginary, family, misfit, odd couple, friendship, fish out of water, space and aliens, benign alien ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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 ⇓
13%
 7.1
 157K
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, danger, woman in danger, race against time, goofy hero, master villain ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranded spaceship pilot captured by mad scientists survives a blitz of cheesy B movies by riffing on them with his funny robot pals.
Style: futuristic, not serious, humorous, witty, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space station, mad scientist, parody, robot, assistant, professor, scientist, stupidity, satellite, evil, mad, sanity ...
Time: future, 1990s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 659
Space Cases (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Space Cases is a science fiction television series that aired on Nickelodeon for two seasons. Created by Peter David and Bill Mumy, it premiered on March 2, 1996, and was cancelled a year later. It aired for a time on Nickelodeon's Saturday ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: spacecraft, space and aliens, imaginary, family, escapades, androids and robots, danger, commander, student, outer space, academy, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, light, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, sitcom, alien, hidden identity, family secret, family life, eccentric family, goofy hero, space and aliens, benign alien, everyday life, disguise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Untitled Web Series About a Space Traveler Who Can Also Travel Through Time (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
Story: The Inspector and his faithful associate Piper Tate encounter the Inspector's arch-nemesis, Boyish the Extraordinary.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: unlikely partners, changing the past or future, good versus evil, odd couple, space travel, danger, partners, time travel, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space exploration, spacecraft, alien planet, teleportation, alien encounter, adventure, time travel, adventurer, danger, intelligence ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, friendship, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, self involved, friends, social awkwardness, singleness, couple relations, misfit partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The mad and evil scientist, Dr. Clayton Forrester, has created an evil little scheme that is bound to give him world global domination but first things first. He plans to torment Mike Nelson and the robots by sending them a real stinker of a film to ...
Style: humorous, talky, witty, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, robot, teleportation, space travel, laser, scientist, parody, vengeance, world domination, danger, satellite, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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