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Shepherd (1998)
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Shepherd (1998)
Original name: The Shepherd
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: aka Cybercity It's the year 2017, the Earth's surface is destroyed and its citizens flee to an underground wasteland ruled by warring religious cults. In this sinful cybercity, Mercenary Dakota's (C. Thomas Howell) family is murdered by a perverse virtual prophet (Roddy Piper) bent on world domination. Seeking justice, Dakota, beautiful assissin Lilith (Heidi Von Palleske) and an arsenal of hi-tech weaponry battle for the Earth's most precious resource - Humanity. It's time for the false prophets to meek their makers! Packed with innovative special effects and teeth-clenching action, "CyberCity" will make you rethink the millennium.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, crimes, heroes, religions or cults, injustice, life is a bitch, graphic violence, danger, society, chases and races, chaos, escapades, future dystopia, deadly, rivalry, post apocalypse, assassin, cult, religious cult
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Shepherd

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and bleak films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, future dystopia, chases and races and chaos mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Shepherd: Warlords (1988), Survival Code (2013), The Gene Generation (2007), Defense Condition 4 (1985), Jungleground (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, strong violent content, profanity, life is a bitch, deadly, imaginary, danger, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Survival Code (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 2045, Vic, an ex-ultimate fighter, is the owner of the only airstrip, hotel and bar in the high Arctic frontier town of Borealis. He does his best to keep the peace amongst a vast array of clashing characters in this lawless international ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, life is a bitch, murder, society, danger, escapades, deadly, small town life, environmentalism, small town, master warrior ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Gene Generation (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a futuristic world, Michelle lives everyday battling with DNA Hackers who use their skills to hack into people's bodies and kill them. She is an assassin, trying to keep her younger brother, Jackie, out of trouble. When Jackie gets involved ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, danger, hitman, chaos, society, life is a bitch, femme fatale, apocalypse, heroic mission, urban, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Defense Condition 4 (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men and a woman circle the globe in a satellite armed with a nuclear device. The third world war breaks out, and a few months later the satellite crashes. They survive the crash but one man gets killed by survivors and the other man gets caught. ...
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, catastrophe, adventure, teenage life, future dystopia, save the world, rivalry, heroes, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 371
Jungleground (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Roddy Piper portrays a police Lt. working undercover in the so-called Jungleground. His sting operation goes bad and as a result he is caught. Young Odin, his captor and would be drug lord decide to play a game with Roddy. Roddy is given until ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: survival, criminal's revenge, gang, hostages, getting home, drug dealing, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, crime, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.5
 488
Sci-fighters (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A renegade police officer tracks a rapist spreading a deadly virus around 2009 Boston.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, race against time, danger, mutant, chaos, rivalry, law enforcement, save the world, track down, deadly, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: future, near future
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.8
 85
Last Stand (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small band of desperate freedom fighters must topple a vicious dictator before he destroys mankind's last hope.
Style: rough, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, gang, rescue, danger, race against time, undercover, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, pardon, battles, chaos, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 553
Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, siblings relations, future dystopia, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, chaos, survival, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 1K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, survival, life is a bitch, society, danger, deadly, rivalry, future dystopia, escapades, heroes, bounty hunter, secret ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Day the Earth Stopped (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hundreds of massive intergalactic robots appear in all of the world's major capitals with an ultimatum: Prove the value of human civilization or be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, apocalypse, androids and robots, save the world, a.i., evil alien, danger, man versus machine, imaginary, heroes, rivalry, benign alien ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.6
 234
Wasteland (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a group of religious zealots destroy everything that he loves and leaves him for dead; A man embarks on a journey of revenge that will take him through all the post-apocalyptic dangers that is WASTELAND.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: vigilantism, apocalypse, vengeance, adventure, danger, rivalry, chaos, reincarnation, crimes, deadly, escapades, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.9
 536
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, danger, against humanity, gang, rivalry, heroes, save the world, plague, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.5
 975
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, society, on the run, battles, chaos, catastrophe, graphic violence, imaginary, dishonesty, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Nemesis 3: Time Lapse (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Using footage left over from Nemesis 2 and a very thin story line sees Alex again fighting the cyborg mercenaries in 1998 East Africa. This time, Alex finds that she has 20 half sisters who are waiting for her to return to 2077. Central Command ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: androids and robots, escapades, heroes, imaginary, danger, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, desert, uninhibited rivalry, female bodybuilder, cyborgs
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
 455
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, tough heroes, rivalry, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, vigilantism, future dystopia, one man army, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, pregnancy, gang, gangsters, apocalypse, post apocalypse, distopia, good versus evil, society, crimes, heroes, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 575
Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, water, post apocalypse, violence, future dystopia, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, strong sexual content, strong violent content, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 581
Shadowchaser (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the future, a group of terrorists with an android leader storm a hospital when the President's daughter is inside, taking her hostage. To find a way of freeing her, the police decide to consult the architect who designed the building, ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: terrorism, hospital, androids and robots, save the day, chases and races, crimes, hostages, imaginary, a.i., man versus machine, confined, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 3.2
 675
Crimson Force (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: space travel, mars, outer space, space wars, alien encounter, heroic mission, chaos, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry, adventure, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.5
 746
For the Cause (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ultimate showdown on a forbidden planet.
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, future dystopia, apocalypse, chaos, danger, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, imaginary, fight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 584
Interceptor (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A U.S. Air Force officer tries to stop a murderous group of terrorists whom are trying to steal two top secret F-117A Stealth Fighters from the cargo hold of a gigantic C-5 Galaxy Transport flying at 30,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, airplane, adventure, deadly, rivalry, profanity, confined, crimes, chases and races, injustice, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Assault Girls (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Three women and one man - with an assortment of weaponry - wage war against giant mutant sandwhales in a barren digital landscape, all to achieve points within the virtual reality video game called Avalon.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, contemplative, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, heroes, contests and competitions, adventure, survival, heroic mission, distant planet, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, virtual reality, female protagonist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 488
Cyberjack (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the near future Nassim, terrorist leader, storms computer company headquarters. His aim is deadly computer virus that could bring him world domination. Nick, company janitor and ex-cop, will get in his way.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computer virus, law enforcement, a.i., imaginary, danger, rescue, good versus evil, rivalry, chases and races, society, heroes, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 549
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fighting crime, heroes, escapades, life is a bitch, androids and robots, man versus machine, save the day, one man army, crimes, danger, hostage ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Last Man on Planet Earth (1999)
Genre: Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: During a war with Afghanistan, a weapon called the "Y-bomb" was used, which resulted in the deaths of 97% of the world's men. Feeling that they were better off without males, the women of Earth decided to outlaw men because they were ...
Style: psychological, exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: cloning, survival, heroes, escapades, future dystopia, deadly, danger, life is a bitch, society, discrimination, post apocalypse, amazon tribe ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 372
The Apocalypse (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A salvage pilot and a bartender go up against a crazed computer programmer and the head of a criminal gang who have equipped a spaceship with nuclear warheads and plan to crash it into Earth.
Style: rough, serious, scary, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, escapades, rivalry, chaos, collision, heroes, chases and races, rescue, race against time, adventure, mentally unstable, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
 538
Encrypt (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 2068, the ozone layer is gone and the world is a wasteland. A band of mercenaries attempt to break into a Estate that is guarded by a automated defence system called "Encrypt" in order to steal priceless artwork.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, survival, future dystopia, chaos, life is a bitch, escapades, androids and robots, apocalypse, man versus machine, soldier, society, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 4K
Hardwired (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a tragic accident Luke Gibson is left with critical injuries and complete amnesia. A new technological breakthrough from the Hexx Corporation - a Psi-Comp Implant that's hardwired into Luke's brain - saves his life, but Luke soon ...
Style: futuristic, tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, on the run, chases and races, mind control, amnesia, future dystopia, crimes, corporate crimes, deadly, danger, dishonesty, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 688
Storm Watch (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: America's best player is being pulled in to the ultimate cyber-terror. The game's mastermind has stolen his identity, put him on the FBI's Most Wanted List, and is blackmailing him to take a part in a real twisted plan of world ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, chaos, danger, adventure, future dystopia, law enforcement, race against time, deadly, dishonesty, man versus machine, computers and web, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 489
Chameleon (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A super-killer female cyborg with chameleon-like powers discovers maternal instincts when she protects a child from government operatives in this science fiction tale set in the year 2028.
Style: serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, cyborgs, androids and robots, space and aliens, chase, escapades, life is a bitch, danger, rivalry, terminator, chaos, sexual relations ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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