Movies like The Journey: Absolution

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The Journey: Absolution (1997)
 2.7
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The Journey: Absolution (1997)
Original name: Absolution
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Decades after a meteorite destroys much of life on Earth, young survivor Ryan Murphy travels to a military base as a new recruit. However, Murphy is really an agent investigating strange occurrences at the base, which is ruled by the unforgiving Sgt. Bradley. As Murphy trains with his fellow recruits and secretly looks into the disappearance of a friend, he uncovers a shocking secret that may change the fate of humankind.
Style: serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, martial arts, homoeroticism, space station, outer space, espionage, space and aliens, heroes, space wars, partners, good versus evil, against the odds, adventurer, one man army, escapades, rivalry, partners against crime, post apocalypse, blonde, female nudity, sex scene, male nudity, lust, athlete, military academy ...

Most similar movies to The Journey: Absolution

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and futuristic films with plots about space and aliens, heroes, danger, rivalry, escapades, outer space and imaginary mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like The Journey: Absolution: Alien Species (1996), Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident (2007), Earth II (1971), Alien Intruder (1993), Battle Planet (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.5
 528
Alien Species (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Huge Motherships from an alien species sneak ominously into orbit around Earth. Lethal bat-winged fighters descend on the planet. Citizens are abducted. Homes are destroyed. The invasion has begun! A small town sheriff, two deputies and a professor ...
Style: rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, benign alien, heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly, space wars, cons and scams ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the gruesome events on Caprini, Sharp and his elite team of tough, witty and trigger happy space Marines must now head out to the icy planet Mezzo to investigate further Ma'har activities. What they will encounter will defy their ...
Style: rough, stylized, serious, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, rivalry, heroes, military, heroic mission, adventure, space wars, future dystopia, good versus evil, danger, androids and robots, soldier ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.7
 292
Earth II (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a space station dubbed Earth II is built for the purpose of scientific research and world peace. However, that peace is shattered when the Chinese send up a nuclear bomb that is orbiting just a few miles away from the station. ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Plot: space station, spacewalk, outer space, escapades, man versus machine, chases and races, save the world, save the day, space wars, space travel, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.6
 545
Alien Intruder (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the year 2022, a group of convicts sentenced to life in prison are led on a mission into uncharted deep space by Commander Skyler (Williams) to salvage a lost ship. As incentive to go on this dangerous mission, the convicts are given the ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, rescue, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, chases and races, femme fatale, danger, androids and robots, battles, computer virus, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 856
Battle Planet (2008)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the not-so-distant future, Captain Jordan Strider, a Special Forces Officer in the New World Alliance, is chosen for a top-secret mission. Sent to a desolate planet, Terra 219, to arrest possible traitors to the Alliance, Strider must survive ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: space wars, space battle, alien, betrayal, space war, adventure, space and aliens, alien encounter, space travel, deadly, danger, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Red Faction: Origins (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the year 2125, Alec Mason led the Martian Colonies to freedom in the hit action game Red Faction: Guerrilla. Now, Syfy and THQ are teaming up to continue the saga of conflict on Mars 25 years later in an all-new Original Movie, Red Faction: ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, mars, space and aliens, survival, abduction, soldier, military, outer space, heroes, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, rebelliousness ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Teenage Alien Avengers (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alien Arsenal, also released as Alien Weapons, tells the story of two teenage misfits, Ralph and Baxter, who accidentally discover a bizarre vault full of alien weaponry and body armor in the basement of their high school, with which they harness ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, imaginary, social misfits, danger, misfit, space and aliens, chases and races, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, evil alien, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.2
 432
Power Corps. (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Soldiers land on Caprini and confront diabolical villains.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, heroic mission, military, tough heroes, escapades, deadly creature, adventure, danger, rivalry, supernatural, distant planet ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 3.4
 637
Dark Planet (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two sides, one known as the Alphas and the other the Rebels, struggle in a brutal war on Earth and in outer space. When a habitable planet is discovered in orbit around a star that is on the far side of a dangerous wormhole, the two sides ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, wormhole, escapades, life is a bitch, adventure, danger, reluctant partners, partners, betrayal, society, intrigue ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.0
 3K
Moontrap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: moon, outer space, nasa, spacecraft, chases and races, man versus machine, save the world, danger, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1969, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Purple Death from Outer Space (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Edited version of the 1940 Universal serial "Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe", released in a syndication package to TV in 1966.
Style: suspenseful, epic, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Plot: spacecraft, superhero, outer space, time travel, heroic mission, space travel, plague, space wars, adventure, escapades, future dystopia, alien encounter ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 3K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, planet, alien, monster, evil alien, alien encounter, space wars, distant planet, gory, imaginary, escapades, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.6
 153
Alien Tracker (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a galaxy far away, alien criminals organize a spectacular prison break. Pursued by their home planet's authorities, their leader Zin decides there's only one place to go: through a wormhole that allows instantaneous travel to Earth. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: bounty hunter, track down, rivalry, heroes, space and aliens, danger, evil alien, escapades, government agency, chases and races, escape, disorder ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sex Files: Alien Erotica (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On board a long distance spaceship returning to Earth, an alien lifeform has invaded. It feeds off of sexual energy and can clone itself to resemble the female crew members. Once on Earth the government's Alien Files force is called in to ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, imaginary, supernatural, danger, deadly, space and aliens, life is a bitch, heroes, investigation, sex addict, cloning, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.4
 289
Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly, journalism, good versus evil, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary, heroes, rescue, danger ...
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the backdrop of Earths polluted future a female FBI agent removes Danner, a pleasure android from an asylum in order to coerce him into helping her hunt down the criminal psychopath Plughead. But Plughead who has tangled with Danner before has ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, special agents, superhuman powers, space and aliens, escapades, man versus machine, crimes, society, psychopath, chaos, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 381
Masked Rider (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Masked Rider is an American adaptation of the Japanese television series Kamen Rider Black RX, the ninth in a line of series in the popular Kamen Rider Series franchise. It was produced by Saban and aired on FOX part of the Fox Kids program block ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien encounter, youth, benign alien, imaginary, rivalry, good versus evil, heroes, space and aliens, superhero, alien, morphing
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The first Cylon war has been raging for 10 years and a young Ensign William Adama joins the fleet. He's disappointed not to be assigned to a fighter but to a freighter, and his co-pilot isn't too keen on having a rookie flying his aircraft ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, space opera, androids and robots, escapades, space travel, adventure, space and aliens, battles, heroic mission, heroes, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 3.5
 173
Phoenix (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a mining colony is taken over by genetically altered androids, an elite attack team is sent in to take down the android leader.
Style: serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: androids and robots, danger, heroes, space and aliens, rivalry, society, escapades, imaginary, androids, arm wrestling, telekinesis, impalement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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 ⇓
50%
 3.2
 400
Atlantis Down (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 2025 - The Shuttle Program has been privatized and the shuttle Atlantis relegated to glorified taxi between space stations. Its crew is on a routine mission, conducting experiments - little do they know - they are the experiment. Written by Max ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, futuristic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, space station, rivalry, alien encounter, space shuttle, friendship, evil alien, mind game, space and aliens, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Guyver: Dark Hero (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sean Barker became the unwilling host to an alien bio-armor known as the Guyver. A year ago he destroyed the Kronos Corporation, an organization of mutants who want the Guyver. Now he is trying to find why the Guyver unit forces him to fight and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, alien, chaos, gory, hostage, space and aliens, hostages, escapades, deadly, archaeologist, heroic mission, martial arts ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.9
 925
Scavengers (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A team of space scavengers discovers superior alien technology that threatens the balance of the known universe. Hotly pursued by a rival crew of intergalactic mercenaries, the Revelator crew must fight through the deepest reaches of space to locate ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, good versus evil, spacecraft, space wars, chase, danger, rivalry, technology gone awry, escapades, outer space, heroes, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 7K
Critters 4 (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, shower, explosion, outer space, alien, experiment gone awry, disorder, escapades, heroes, danger, misfit, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 2040s ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 643
Planet Earth (1974)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Planet Earth is a sequel to Gene Roddenberry's Genesis II (1973) made-for-TV movie, in which a NASA scientist, Dylan Hunt, is revived from suspended animation in the post-nuclear war United States. In Planet Earth, Dylan is now a sworn member ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, matriarchy, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, time travel, kidnapping, battle zone, rivalry, society, chases and races ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Kraa! The Sea Monster (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Lord Doom, evil master of Proyas, the Dark Planet, sends Kraa the Sea Monster to Earth as part of his plan to dominate the galaxy. To keep the meddling hands of the Planet Patrol out of his scheme, he incapacitates their nearby space station. ...
Plot: outer space, alien, sea monster, midget, evil plot, biker, space station
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, anti hero, gory, outer space, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Babylon 5: Thirdspace (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan Ivanova discovers a derelict spaceship in hyperspace. They tow it back to Babylon 5, then strange things start happening. People are being telepathically taken over by aliens from another (third)space.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, fight, mind control, chaos, good versus evil, heroes, imaginary, escapades, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Not of This Earth (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An anemic alien comes to Earth from a dying planet, in the remake of the Corman 50s classic.
Style: suspenseful, serious, cult movie cast, remake of cult film, psychotronic ...
Plot: alien, benign alien, heroes, deadly, getting home, danger, space and aliens, race against time, save the world, vampire, weakness, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.7
 375
Space Marines (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Space pirates, led by diabolical Colonel Fraser, take over a cargo ship carrying anti-matter explosive and an important official. Space marines, led by Captain Gray, must stop their evil plans.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, danger, crimes, daring rescue, space and aliens, heroic mission, terrorism, adventure, hostages, deadly, master villain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%