Movies like Zeiram

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Zeiram (1991)
 6.5
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Zeiram (1991)
Original name: ゼイラム
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teppei and Kamiya, two average joes working in the electronic services industry, stumble upon the intergalactic bounty-hunter Ilia, and her partner, the artificial intelligence named Bob. Both men are accidentally transported to the Zone, a virtual reality in which Bob has trapped Ilia's latest prey, a biological weapon named Zeram. The Earth natives must both survive the experience and help Ilia capture Zeram before the Zone disappears around them.
Style: scary, exciting, offbeat, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, avant garde
Plot: outer space, adventure, space and aliens, evil alien, heroes, battles, bounty hunter, a.i., danger, chases and races, benign alien, imaginary, chaos, renegade, escapades, rivalry, alien encounter, intergalactic, renegades, unstoppable, monster, virtual reality, violence, bio weapon, gunfight ...
Time: future
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Zeiram

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and stylized films with plots about danger, space and aliens, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, heroes and adventure mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Zeiram: Crimson Force (2005), Atomic Rulers (1965), Laserhawk (1997), Alien Intruder (1993), Precious Find (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, serious, exciting, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: mars, outer space, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, space wars, alien encounter, chaos, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space wars, space opera, save the world, adventure, heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, master villain, danger, master warrior, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 4.0
 389
Atomic Rulers (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Super criminals are planning to infiltrate Earth with mass nuclear destruction! Only Starman can defend civilization by thwarting evil!
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, manga
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, orphan, alien invasion, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, androids and robots, save the world, chases and races, imaginary, adventure, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.1
 573
Laserhawk (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 250 million years ago, a carnivorous species 'planted' a crop of humans on an uninhabited planet known as Earth. Now, the alien life form has returned to harvest its yield. With total destruction looming just moments away, a futuristic ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mental institution, comics, alien, spacecraft, invasion, benign alien, evil alien, escapades, heroes, danger, adventure, prank ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disguised as executives from a Dutch Oil Company, Aliens from outer space buy a local farming company and promise to create jobs for the failing farming town. Their goal is to use crop circles to heat up the temperature of the earth and eventually ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, adventure, heroes, save the world, disorder, alien encounter, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, misfit, alien abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.5
 637
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, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, contests and competitions, supernatural, space and aliens, computer virus, battles, world war two, space travel, alien encounter, rebelliousness, adventure, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.7
 577
Precious Find (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 2049. 200 years after the great Californian goldrush. The new generation of gold diggers are just as full of gold fever as their ancestors.
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: outer space, moon, space travel, misfit, adventure, danger, rivalry, disorder, heroic mission, alien encounter, gambling, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Space Raiders (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates.
Style: stylized, futuristic, exciting, semi serious, clay animation
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, pirate, evil alien, outer space, space wars, imaginary, space and aliens, space pirate, rivalry, child in peril, battles, kidnapping ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A moon base is destroyed by a spaceship with a cluster of gumballs on its head. Later, at Sea World, dolphins are dying mysteriously. Zigra kidnaps two men and two children (one of whom is a Coke addict - Coca-Cola that is) and starts causing ...
Style: scary, bleak, offbeat, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, monster, turtle, giant monster, adventure, benign alien, danger, dangerous animal, space and aliens, mad scientist, evil alien ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 2199, five years after the Gamilons began an invasion of Earth, the planet has been ravaged by the aliens' bombs. The remnants of humanity have fled underground to escape the irradiated surface. One day, former pilot Susumu Kodai discovers a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, space battle, heroic mission, escapades, save the world, danger, heroes, space and aliens, siege, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Heaven's Soldiers (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Modern day soldiers travel back in time and meet Admiral Lee, the greatest soldier of all time, and motivate him to drive out invaders.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, rough ...
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, save the kingdom, heroes, escapades, master warrior, chases and races, rivalry, hopes, danger, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 16th century
Place: korea, asia, japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Trail of the Screaming Forehead (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small town infestation of crawling alien foreheads that begin attaching to people and taking them over collides with a scientist's experiments to extract foreheadazine and things go horribly horribly wrong.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: space and aliens, save the planet, supernatural, mad scientist, heroes, disorder, escapades, rivalry, deadly, danger, alien encounter, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.3
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Wing Commander (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hollywood version of the popular video game series "Wing Commander". Unlike other video games to feature film transitions, series creator Chris Roberts was heavily involved in the film's creation. This is the story of Christopher ...
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, alien encounter, spacecraft, space and aliens, space opera, space travel, heroes, heroic mission, save the world, danger, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.4
 1K
Space Amoeba (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a space probe crash-lands on a far-flung Pacific atoll, the craft's alien stowaways decide to take over their new world one creature at a time. Soon, the parasitic life forms latch onto three indigenous critters -- a squid, a crab and a ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, monster, danger, chases and races, imaginary, supernatural, mutant, chaos, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Zebraman 2: Attack on Zebra City (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Zebra City 2025 – music echoing across what used to be Tokyo from Zebra Queen marks the start of Zebra Time, a 5 minute window twice a day when the city population is free to commit any crime and the Vengeful Zebra Mini-Skirt Police and masked ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, superhero, partners, danger, heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, good versus evil, memory loss, heroic mission, martial arts, superhuman powers ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Gamera vs. Viras (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A group of aliens from another planet head for Earth with the intentions of conquering it. Their first ship is destroyed in transit by the giant flying turtle Gamera. A second ship makes it to Earth and captures two Boy Scouts and holds them captive ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: boy scout, giant monster, alien, monster, turtle, rivalry, adventure, family, heroes, mad scientist, evil alien, benign alien ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being punished for retreat from combat, Ranger David Martel is given command of the Liandra, a haunted 20-year old Minbari fighting ship. He's escorting ambassadors to a secret archaeological site, the oldest city on record and a clue to ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, light, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space battle, save the world, space wars, adventure, space and aliens, society, good versus evil, heroes, danger, supernatural, ship ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Star Trek: Of Gods and Men (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 2306… 12 years ago, Captain Kirk was swept away by the Nexus. One year later, Commander Scott was reported missing along with the USS Jenolen. The remaining USS Enterprise crew have split. Captain Spock and Doctor McCoy are on ...
Style: psychotronic, stylized, exciting, intellectual, suspenseful ...
Plot: space opera, star trek, space travel, space wars, adventure, good versus evil, benign alien, imaginary, space exploration, space and aliens, spacecraft, surrealism ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Rebirth of Mothra (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A new Mothra takes to the air and must battle Death Ghidora to save humanity.
Style: serious, scary, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, chases and races, escapades, deadly, dangerous animal, chaos, battles, heroic mission, rivalry, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Destroy All Monsters (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The 9th Godzilla film was the last made by the original Godzilla creators, and was meant to be a grand finale. Aliens have released all the giant monsters from their imprisonment on Monster Island and are using them to destroy earth's major ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, island, moon base, spacecraft, alien invasion, giant monster, alien, monster, evil alien, imaginary, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1999
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 6th Godzilla movie, mysterious aliens from the Planet X ask earth's people to help them save their world from the dreaded Ghidorah (aka "Monster Zero") by letting them "borrow" Godzilla and Rodan. Monster mayhem ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, monster, alien invasion, giant monster, ufo, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, space and aliens, benign alien, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense, splatter
Plot: chaos, space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, space travel, alien encounter, heroes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
AE: Apocalypse Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of refugees from Earth land on an exotic planet, where they must fight ruthless aliens to survive.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: mysterious planet, outer space, chaos, survival, alien encounter, danger, space battle, imaginary, deadly creature, apocalypse, escapades, planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, space travel, spacecraft, teamwork, space and aliens, warrior, superhero, reluctant partners, save the world ...
Time: future, year 1988, 2010s, year 2014, 80s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Android Insurrection (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the distant future high-tech man colonized the world and leaves all the dirty work of an army of androids and robots. Now, somewhere rebelling robots, and a heavily armed special forces, led by Major Fox well to look after things. Locally it is ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: soldier, outer space, save the world, computers and web, imaginary, survival, man versus machine, chaos, technology gone awry, danger, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Mothra went into outer space to stop a meteor from reaching Earth, she accidentally took with cells from Godzilla and remaining cells from Biollante that inhabited our atmosphere. The combined cells went through a black hole and created a new ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: helicopter, giant monster, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, deadly, heroes, deadly creature, imaginary, supernatural, danger, vengeance ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, futuristic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, outer space, space travel, battles, space wars, hitman, heroic mission, save the world, space and aliens, rescue, heroes ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 1K
Storm Planet (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Four Soviet cosmonauts land on the planet Venus and find it teeming with life, some of it dangerous.
Style: exciting, captivating, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: evil alien, dinosaur, cosmonaut, venus the planet, alien encounter, survival, androids and robots, benign alien, space and aliens, imaginary, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: future, 60s, 1960s, prehistoric times
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.6
 285
Death Kappa (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When military experiments go haywire and trigger an atomic bomb, the consequences are of epic proportions. A monster arrives in the midst of the nuclear fallout, and Japan's defenses are helpless against it. Mankind's only savior is an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: good versus evil, save the day, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, rivalry, mad scientist, village, disorder, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: life turned upside down, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, save the lady, imaginary, destiny, heroes, chaos, danger, space travel, creature ...
Time: future
Place: st. petersburg russia, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%