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UFO: Target Earth (1974)
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UFO: Target Earth (1974)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An electronics expert searching for evidence of aliens picks up signals that he believes are from an alien spacecraft--and they are coming from a lake near town.
Style: psychedelic, psychotronic
Plot: university, laboratory, planetarium, forest, computer, research, boat, comet, lake, skeleton, sacrifice, night, energy, underwater, son, aging, receptionist, rancher, telescope, walkie talkie, communication, motorboat, power line, observatory, tv set

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Most similar movies to UFO: Target Earth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, futuristic and semi serious films with plots about outer space, alien, spacecraft, escapades, astronaut, danger and time travel mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like UFO: Target Earth: Destination Inner Space (1966), Doomsday Machine (1972), The Amazing Captain Nemo (1978), Mars Needs Women (1968), Hello Down There (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Destination Inner Space (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A futuristic underwater sea-lab is having problems with a UFO that's parked between them and a nearby deep ocean trench. As they investigate, they attract the unwanted attention of a dangerous creature who puts the scientists and crew in danger.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, laboratory, ufo, alien life-form, underwater, ocean, water, alien, science
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Doomsday Machine (1972)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Spies discover that the Red Chinese have built a "doomsday machine" capable of destroying the surface of the Earth, and that they plan to use it within a matter of days. Meanwhile, Project Astra, a manned U.S. space mission to Venus, is in ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hysteria, explosive decompression, disguise, venus the planet, nuclear war, punched in the face, laboratory, kiss, woman with glasses, zero gravity, fountain, woman wearing glasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Amazing Captain Nemo (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Captain Nemo (José Ferrer) is found in suspended animation under the sea and revived by modern-day people in order to battle the King of Atlantis, who is under the control of a fiendish mad scientist (Burgess Meredith).
Style: semi serious, tense, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: submarine, underwater, adventurer, battles, ocean or sea, swimming, disorder, escapades, danger, adventure, mad scientist, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978, 1860s
Place: pacific ocean, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Mars Needs Women (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tommy Kirk leads his fellow Martians to Earth on an interplanetary quest for females. Kirk proves that Martians have impeccable taste when one of his first conquests turns out to be sexy scientist Yvonne Craig.
Style: suspense, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, cult film ...
Plot: mars, fisherman, martian, map, alien abduction, alien, looking for love, alien encounter, fall in love, cult, wiretap, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Hello Down There (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Given the chance to live in a simulated underwater home for a month, a scientist convinces his family to take advantage of the offer. Once the family agrees to move in, underwater mayhem occurs!
Style: psychotronic
Plot: underwater, hurricane, rescue, band, motorboat, dolphins, family relations, shark, submarine, seal the animal, scuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.5
 244
Mission Mars (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three American astronauts who land on Mars discover the body of a frozen Russian cosmonaut and a mysterious talking orb.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rocket, outer space, astronaut, mars, death ray, spacecraft, stock footage, planet, evil alien, alien, crew, journey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Bamboo Saucer (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A flying saucer hidden in a Red Chinese peasant village is sought by teams from the United States and U.S.S.R. On finding it, they band together to explore the saucer and take a trip into space.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: flying saucer, search, fire fight, airplane, alien, collision, hitman, alien space craft, pilot, cold war, spacecraft, infiltration ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Six Million Dollar Man: The Solid Gold Kidnapping (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A criminal organization known as OSO specializes in kidnapping high ranking U.S. representatives. Although Steve Austin has already thwarted one of their kidnappings, he is unable to stop them from grabbing William Henry Cameron right from under ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, fake illness, temple, cargo ship
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Advent of Mebiar (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Fritz (Nick Huber), Snark (Jacob Lyngle), and Bubbles (Griffin Strycharske) are thrown into a mysterious cryptozoological cult event and must stop the rising of an ancient, monstrous being.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: nerd, cryptozoology, paranormal phenomena, monster, paranormal, geek
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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 ⇓
50%
Most Dangerous Man Alive (1961)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An escaped, but framed, prisoner escapes prison during a cobalt explosion and soon discovers he has grown a special power that makes his body impervious to everything. Learning this, he seeks vengeance on the bad guys who framed him for jail.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: radiation, flamethrower, prison escape, gangsters, death of protagonist, revenge, mutation, gangster
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 202
The Love War (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two different alien races are at war. Representatives of each race have landed on Earth to battle it out here, but they've taken human form and they can only spot other aliens through the use of special glasses.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: battles, small town, alien, battle, world domination, planet, apocalypse, earth, duel
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3K
Time Chasers (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inventor comes up with a time machine, but must prevent its abuse at the hands of an evil C.E.O.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, danger, chase, chases and races, escapades, save the day, heroes, changing the past or future, sent to the future, time machine, imaginary ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 2040s, 50s ...
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 113
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After lightning strikes saxophonist Johnny Domino, he finds he is telepathically tuned to the frequency of evil. This gives him an edge for finding the bad guys, and some special classified wearable gear gives him an edge for fighting them.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: superhero
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 2K
Android (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Dr .Daniel and his shy assistant Max lead a quiet life on their space station, carrying out illegal research on androids, until they receive an unwelcome visit from three fugitives one of whom is female. Both Dr. Daniel and Max ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids, space station, escape, runaway, spacecraft, androids and robots, mad scientist, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry, chaos, disorder ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Yesterday Machine (1965)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Nazi scientist invents a time machine enabling him to go back to alter the events of WWII.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: time machine, newspaper reporter, mad scientist, nazi, nightclub singer, time travel, lecture, old house, police detective, holocaust
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The War of the Planets: The Flight of the Moths (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 3000, the nuclear war that has ravaged planet Earth 500 years earlier seems almost a distant memory. A new greener and bluer world flourished from the ashes of the old, a new world has been taken over by giant moths.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: survival, planet earth, humanoid, butterfly, outer space, moth, napoleon, world war two, military, power, empire
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Farewell to the Planet of the Apes (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A television movie made from two segments of the TV Series Planet of the Apes (1974), Planet of the Apes: Tomorrow's Tide (1974) and Planet of the Apes: Up Above the World So High (1974).
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monkey, ape, post apocalypse, ape man, astronaut, chimpanzee, orangutan, gorilla
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.3
 302
Johnny 2.0 (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Dr. Johnny Dalton awakens, after being beaten by a group of eco-terrorists who were vandalizing his lab at biotech firm Azina, his business partner Frank Donahue tells him him that 15 years have passed and Johnny is merely a clone of himself. ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: clones, coma, cyberpunk, imaginary, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, androids and robots, on the run, a.i., space and aliens, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Exotic Time Machine (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: On board a space station in the near future, Leon falls into its time portal and lands in the boudoir of Marie Antoinette. He observes a dalliance of the queen with her maid, Mimi; then the queen finds him, suspects he's the king's spy, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, vagina, female full frontal nudity, lesbianism, sex, erotica, bare breasts, female nudity, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Strange New World (1975)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a group of scientists living in a space ship wake up from a hibernation state and come back to an apocalyptic Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, scientist, cloning, immortality, astronaut, bio dome, biosphere, failed pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Back to the Planet of the Apes (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three twentieth century astronauts travel through a time warp and crash on Earth in 3085 A.D.. One of the astronauts is killed in the impact, and the two survivors, Alan Virdon and Pete Burke, find that they have returned to an Earth where their ...
Style: psychotronic, futuristic
Plot: post apocalypse, ape, orangutan, simian fiction, time travel, chase, chimpanzee, gorilla, astronaut, monkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mermaids: The Body Found (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story that imagines how these real-world phenomena may be related. In this story, startling amateur video and photographic evidence, as well as additional audio recordings, suggests whales weren’t the only creatures affected by the Navy’s ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic, controversial
Plot: mermaid, legends and myths, investigation, inventions and discoveries, science and technology, escapades, obsessive quest, underwater, uncover truth, conspiracy, imaginary, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Star Worms II: Attack of the Pleasure Pods (1985)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jessup, forced to hide his true identity, is imprisoned on a deadly and desolate planet, the Star Prison. banished to mine rabid rivers for the elusive Fire Gems, Jessup and his men must battle bands of derelict prisoners and fight the fatal fangs ...
Plot: prisoner, spacecraft, parody, night, knife, outer space, campfire, sunset, sword and planet, worm, nipples visible through clothing, teleportation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Phoenix Point (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: When the apocalypse arrives, it takes the form of a biochemical virus. All social structures break down and a new world order emerges from the heart of the desert. As chaos sets in, we follow the adventures of some unlikely survivors, all searching ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: desert, virus, apocalypse, science, destruction, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Creation of the Humanoids (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Many years after a nuclear war destroyed much of human kind, the survivors have created a new society where much of the work done by artificial beings referred to derisively by humans as "clickers". Humans are producing fewer and fewer ...
Style: psychotronic, futuristic
Plot: robot, rebellion, realization, man versus machine, racism, post thermonuclear war, science runs amok, androids, cyborgs, blue skin, nuclear war
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Lucifer Complex (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intelligence agent discovers a Nazi plot to revive the Third Reich by using clones.
Plot: clones, swimming, held captive, hospital, axe, storyteller, archive, computer, jungle, memory, snake, environmental ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 518
The Stranger (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV series pilot (series never launched). After a freak mishap, an astronaut finds himself on an almost precise copy of Earth (right down to the Plymouth cars). However, this planet has three moons, and is run by an Orwellian government called The ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, left handedness, shot in the leg, parallel world, on the run, crash landing, dictatorship, free speech, alternate reality, assassination, helicopter crash ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mysterious Planet (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A spaceship crash-lands on a planet, and the crew is astonished to find that it holds a beautiful woman who can heal the sick and injured and a race of super-intelligent beings.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rifle, laser, monster, swimming, planet, egg, laser gun, outer space, spacecraft, alien species, triceratops, tyrannosaurus rex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 358
Stranded (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young woman and her grandmother living in an isolated farmhouse are kidnapped by aliens.
Style: twists and turns
Plot: siege, hostage situation, alien invasion, police car, fireplace, photograph, on the run, piano, black american, outer space, telephone, kitchen ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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