Movies like Battletruck

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Battletruck (1982)
 5.0
 895
Battletruck (1982)
Original name: Warlords of the 21st Century
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It’s the 21st century, the Oil Wars have made a mess of the planet and the land outside major cities is lawless. After Hunter comes to the aid of Corlie, who has run away from the villainous Straker, he takes her to the peaceful community of Clearwater. Unfortunately for the citizens of Clearwater, Straker fully intends to get Corlie back.
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, post nuclear, bounty hunter, gory, lone wolves, one man army, adventure, chase, manhunt, on the run, save the day, survival, vigilantism, heroic mission, chases and races, crimes, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, chaos, against the odds, gang, gangsters, terrorism ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, futuristic and exciting films with plots about escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, chaos, future dystopia and chases and races mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battletruck: The Ultimate Warrior (1975), Ultra Warrior (1990), Battlestar Galactica (1978), T-Force (1994), Steel Dawn (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: futuristic, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, gang, plague, pregnancy, danger, zombie, post nuclear, escapades, chaos, gangsters, survival, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 1.6
 674
Ultra Warrior (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After the nuclear holocaust, one man rises from the ashes to become the leader of a ragged gang of survivors. They soon discover that their greatest challenge is yet to come; they must fight a battle for the ages against the evil minions of The ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, adventure, apocalypse, post nuclear, heroic mission, time travel, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, chaos, good versus evil, superhero ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, androids and robots, rescue, adventure, space battle, save the world, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, good versus evil, against the odds ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 4.3
 482
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, a.i., resort, androids and robots, hostages, one man army, special agents, fighting crime, man versus machine, on the run, save the day, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.0
 4K
Steel Dawn (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, martial arts, survival, adventure, gang, lone wolves, water shortage, vengeance, rescue, vigilantism, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.2
 480
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, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, water, survival, strong sexual content, future dystopia, exploitation, danger, escapades, heroes, chaos, uninhibited rivalry, apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Dead Lands (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains led by ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: maori, master warrior, gory, vengeance, revenge, danger, heroes, rivalry, against the odds, young heroes, survival, chases and races ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
2020 Freedom Fighters (1982)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic Texas, a band of warriors fight against a fascist regime that is trying to take control of all surviving population.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, revenge, murder, gory, survival, future dystopia, nuclear, heroes, life is a bitch, society, chaos, clergy ...
Time: future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 808
The Last Chase (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Twenty years after the American people have been told the oil has run out and disease has scared them into complacency, the United States has become a fascist state. One man, former race car driver Franklyn Hart, now a puppet spokesman for public ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, gas station, chase, chases and races, adventure, distant future, danger, society, politics, against the odds, on the run ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Real Playing Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a future not too far away, Steve Battier, an elderly, terminally ill multi-millionaire, accepts the offer of a company - RPG - that in exchange for a high monetary sum, provides a very select group of clientèle the chance to be young again. For ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, chases and races, danger, deadly, golden years, master warrior, contests and competitions, survival, chaos and mayhem, technology gone awry, terminal illness, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.1
 201
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: exciting, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, heroes, life is a bitch, chaos, soldier, chase, against the odds, injustice ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.5
 857
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
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, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, gang, chases and races, crimes, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, chaos, androids and robots, gangsters ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After years of outrunning ruthless bounty hunters, escaped convict Riddick suddenly finds himself caught between opposing forces in a fight for the future of the human race. Now, waging incredible battles on fantastic and deadly worlds, this lone, ...
Style: epic, rough, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, outer space, bounty hunter, on the run, suicide, future dystopia, distant planet, heroic mission, prison, survival, battles ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.1
 1K
City Limits (1984)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A series of teenage gangs struggle against each other in a not-so-distant future. Eventually they united against an evil corporation, as represented by evil CEO Robby Benson who wants to control everything.
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, gang war, motorcycle, post nuclear, biker, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague, crimes, danger, society ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Warrior of the Lost World (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A nomad mercenary on a high-tech motorcycle helps bring about the downfall of the evil Orwellian government, the Omega.
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, future dystopia, chases and races, life is a bitch, danger, heroes, society, against the odds, lone wolves, chase, cons and scams, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.8
 220
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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: adventure, church, save the world, vengeance, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, society, vigilantism, couple relations, plague, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.7
 394
Shepherd (1998)
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 ...
Style: serious, bleak, futuristic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, life is a bitch, danger, adventure, deadly, society, future dystopia, religions or cults, injustice, chases and races, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, master villain, adventure, master warrior, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space wars, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the other scraggly defendants of a fuel-depot encampment are the bizarre ...
Style: bleak, stylized, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survivor, chase, violence, oil, bounty hunter, survival, feral child, dog, truck, motorcycle gang, boomerang ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: australia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 171K
Mad Max (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.
Style: serious, futuristic, offbeat, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, car chase, violence spree, apocalypse, chase, chases and races, danger, chaos, motorcycle, crimes, deadly, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 440
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, master warrior, one man army, dictator, murder, kung fu, army, civil war, apocalypse, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: future
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.7
 573
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: futuristic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, urban, danger, escapades, survival, future dystopia, haunted by the past, tough heroes, chases and races, life is a bitch, confined, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.5
 3K
Megaforce (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Megaforce is an elite multi-national military unit that does the jobs that individual governments wont. When the peaceful Republic of Sardun in under threat from their more aggressive neighbour the beautiful Major Zara (Persis Khambatta) and General ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, good versus evil, dictator, rescue, adventure, escapades, heroes, battles, against the odds, danger, rivalry, motorcycle ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure
Country: Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from WW2. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, bounty hunter, airplane, one man army, chase, daring rescue, obsessive quest, rescue, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.6
 356
Land of Doom (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Earth has been ravaged by a nuclear war, and a feminist warrior is forced to join up with a soldier of fortune in her journey to find a rumored "paradise" as they battle gangs of rampaging bandits.
Style: bleak, serious, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: biker, renegade, female warrior, desert, apocalypse, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, chaos, gang, survival ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 8K
Cherry 2000 (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When successful businessman Sam Treadwell finds that his android wife, Cherry model 2000 has blown a fuse, he hires sexy renegade tracker E. Johnson to find her exact duplicate. But as their journey to replace his perfect mate leads them into the ...
Style: futuristic, witty, serious, exciting, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, adventure, wilderness, a.i., apocalypse, androids and robots, future dystopia, heroic mission, technology gone awry, chases and races, danger, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, chase, survival, apocalypse, dark hero, desert, danger, dark future, post apocalyptic, chases and races, insanity, female warrior ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.6
 358
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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, daring rescue, save the day, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.8
 525
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, bleak, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, race against time, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, plague, good versus evil, against humanity, heroes, rivalry, society ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 512
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, bounty hunter, revenge, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague, adventure, chases and races, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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