Movies like Battletruck

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Battletruck (1982)
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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: exciting, rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, post nuclear, apocalypse, survival, adventure, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, gang, heroes, battles, terrorism, bounty hunter, injustice, against the odds, chase, on the run, manhunt, vigilantism, danger, one man army, family in danger, heroic mission, chases and races, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and futuristic films with plots about escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, chaos, future dystopia and apocalypse mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battletruck: City Limits (1984), The Ultimate Warrior (1975), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Battlestar Galactica (1978), Ultra Warrior (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.1
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City Limits (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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: serious, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, post nuclear, motorcycle, gang war, biker, plague, gangsters, heroes, deadly, chaos, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
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95%
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: serious, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, pregnancy, gang, apocalypse, escapades, future dystopia, crimes, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, heroes, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: rough, exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, outer space, bounty hunter, on the run, survival, adventure, battles, danger, heroic mission, distant planet, mercenary ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, epic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space travel, refugees, danger, rescue, apocalypse, military, rivalry, save the world, future dystopia, battles, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 1.6
 679
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, tense, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, space and aliens, life is a bitch, future dystopia, good versus evil, survival, superhero, chaos, chases and races, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.3
 494
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, on the run, vengeance, society, law enforcement, chases and races, save the day, a.i., hostages, life is a bitch, survival, man versus machine ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, murder, vigilante, gory, danger, apocalypse, gang, clergy, society, heroes, battles, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, vengeance, rescue, gang, rivalry, friendship, soldier, heroes, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: maori, adventure, escapades, young heroes, chases and races, rivalry, gory, heroes, deadly, youth, danger, against the odds ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.2
 205
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, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, imaginary, chases and races, danger, chaos, heroes, deadly, against the odds, society, injustice, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: contests and competitions, chases and races, future dystopia, deadly, rivalry, danger, golden years, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, chaos, terminal illness, survival ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.7
 397
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: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, future dystopia, adventure, life is a bitch, chases and races, escapades, chaos, injustice, heroes, deadly, apocalypse, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 501
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, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: water, violence, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, apocalypse, future dystopia, life is a bitch, battles, survival, chaos, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.5
 881
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, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, martial arts, battles, save the world, rivalry, gangsters, deadly, heroes, dishonesty, chaos, society, law enforcement ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
 831
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: bleak, suspenseful, serious, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, on the road, gas station, politics, teenage life, heroes, rivalry, danger, chaos, against the odds, misfit ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.8
 224
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic
Plot: life is a bitch, escapades, rivalry, apocalypse, plague, church, reincarnation, religions or cults, vengeance, chaos, vigilantism, environmentalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 444
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, computers and web, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, adventure, chases and races, folk hero, gangsters, heroes, master warrior, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.6
 367
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: offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, renegade, biker, female warrior, plague, gang, imaginary, future dystopia, escapades, adventure, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, suspenseful, exciting, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, space wars, heroic mission, future dystopia, adventure, master villain, technology gone awry, chaos, danger, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, exciting, cynical, serious, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, apocalypse, adventure, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, heroic mission, escapades, technology gone awry, future dystopia, androids and robots, a.i., chases and races ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survivor, survival, chase, good versus evil, violence, oil, gang, loner, motorcycle gang, truck, feral child ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: australia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.8
 583
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: exciting, rough, futuristic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, danger, confined, future dystopia, chases and races, life is a bitch, tough heroes, survival, chaos, heroes, deadly, haunted by the past ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 175K
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, offbeat, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, car chase, chase, apocalypse, violence spree, chases and races, danger, deadly, chaos, society, nuclear holocaust, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 2.8
 527
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, society, rivalry, danger, adventure, imaginary, against humanity, confined, life is a bitch, heroic mission, escapades, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 533
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, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, airplane, crimes, confined, daring rescue, danger, save the day, adventure, officers and cadets, rivalry, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, dark hero, survival, apocalypse, desert, danger, dark future, chases and races, insanity, post apocalyptic, brutality ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, apocalypse, adventure, heroes, teenage life, danger, escapades, chases and races, imaginary, space and aliens, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A seeker named Dogen rescues Dhyana after her father is murdered by the evil Jared-Syn. To avenge her father's death, Dogen must find Jared-Syn's hideout in the mysterious "Lost City", but the only person who knows where it is an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, future dystopia, space and aliens, imaginary, apocalypse, battles, danger, psychopath, outer space ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.6
 75
Last Stand (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
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, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, danger, battles, save the world, undercover, rescue, apocalypse, gang, race against time, chaos, terrorism, soldier ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 5K
Fire Birds (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A joint task force operation between the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Army has been formed to dismantle one of the largest drug cartels operating in South America. Multiple attempts to assault the cartel's mountainous compound ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, adventure, heroic mission, danger, one man army, save the day, daring rescue, against the odds, tough heroes, justice, escapades, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%