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Unidentified (2006)
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Unidentified (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two reporters working for the same magazine are sent to Texas to investigate a string of UFO sightings. As they investigate two distinct theories begin to develop. Both reporters are driven to prove their own theory, but in the end only one can be right.
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, suspense, uplifting, christian film
Plot: ufo, investigation, supernatural, alien encounter, journalism, society, redemption, hopes, religions or cults, religious conversion, small town, abduction, christianity, christian propaganda, space and aliens, media, journalist, bible, christian, prank, ufo sighting, rapture
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa

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Most similar movies to Unidentified

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, captivating and suspense films with plots about space and aliens, danger, alien encounter, alien, heroes, supernatural and escapades mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Unidentified: Time Changer (2002), Earthling (2010), Legends from the Sky (2015), 1313: UFO Invasion (2012), Hangar 18 (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Time Changer (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The year is 1890 and Bible professor Russell Carlisle has written a new manuscript entitled "The Changing Times". His colleague, Dr. Norris Anderson, believes that what Carlisle has written could greatly affect the future of coming ...
Style: serious, christian film, psychological, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, ethics, religions or cults, society, bible, professor, christianity, future dystopia, preaching, fish out of water, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, victorian era, 1890s
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95%
 4.2
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Earthling (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a mysterious atmospheric event, a small group of people wake up to realize that their entire lives have been a lie. They are in fact aliens disguised as humans. Now they have to make a choice. Live amongst men, or try to find a way back home.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: secret identity, alien encounter, human host, alien, spacesuit, moral dilemma, society, mystery, space and aliens, lesbian, human alien, impregnation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Legends from the Sky (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Native American Veteran, burdened by survivor's guilt after a disastrous military tour, is forced to search for his missing grandfather after his ancestral land is mysteriously taken over by an unknown federal organization.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: uncover truth, heroes, save the day, law enforcement, government agency, dishonesty, haunted by the past, alien encounter, conspiracy, space and aliens, military, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
1313: UFO Invasion (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: ADAM is a graduate student in theoretical astronomy and working on his dissertation. He’s always been interested in what’s ‘out there’ and he finds a perfect opportunity to both work and play…..in Roswell, New Mexico.
Style: serious, sexy, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: alien, space and aliens, gay, camp, alien invasion, ufo, alien encounter, gay interest, gay erotica, homosexual subtext, house, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hangar 18 (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a Space Shuttle mission a satellite rams a unidentified flying object. The UFO afterwards performs an emergency landing in the deserts of Arizona. However the White House denies it's existence because of the near presidential elections. ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic, allegory ...
Plot: ufo, alien, investigation, nasa, campaign, secret place, satellite, uncover truth, political conspiracy, space and aliens, state affairs, mystery ...
Time: 70s, future
Place: arizona, las vegas, texas, california
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59%
 4.5
 3K
Night Skies (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On March 13th, 1997 one of the largest UFO sightings ever recorded took place across the southwestern United States...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: ufo, investigation, alien encounter, mistaken identity, memory loss, supernatural, space travel, creature, stranded, abduction, kidnapping, evil alien ...
Time: year 1997
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
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52%
Alien Armageddon (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: For years, UFO sightings have been documented around the world. What were once mere sightings have now become brutal attacks of epic proportions. As the human race faces total annihilation with every major city destroyed only Los Angeles remains. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspense, disturbing
Plot: evil alien, against humanity, space and aliens, missing child, alien encounter, chaos, rebellion, alien invasion, missing daughter, graphic violence, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Spaced Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The planet earth is in peril of impending doom, and maniacal destructive forces from outer space are closely at hand! Twisted, demented alien terrorists are single-handedly about to reap horrific havoc on earth and threaten life itself. Meanwhile, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, parody ...
Plot: disorder, abduction, save the planet, journalism, media, captivity, chaos and mayhem, silly humor, space and aliens, heroes, save the world, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 475
Heaven's Door (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie Taylor has a problem how to cope with a pending divorce, find meaningful employment, live with her mother's constant advice and raise her two children. In their small rural town it isn't so much what people say as what they believe. ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, captivating, light, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, supernatural, family, social relations, family relations, youth, small town, miraculous event, small town life, parallel world, parents separation, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.1
 262
Bigfoot Wars (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After the sheriff of the small town of Boggy Creek receives reports of attacks from a vicious beast bearing resemblance to the legendary Sasquatch, he enlists the help of an expert survivalist (The Outsider's C. Thomas Howell) and sets out to ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: bigfoot, battles, dangerous animal, track down, escapades, small town, human versus animal, murder, rivalry, showdown, small town life, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.2
 133
Demon Sex (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scientists on Earth experiment with advanced DNA from an ancient alien skull, hoping to crack its genetic code for the good of humankind. But aliens want to steal the code to prevent their species from going extinct, so they enlist human women to ...
Style: serious, scary, sexy, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: pregnancy, battles, apocalypse, evil alien, rivalry, deadly creature, space and aliens, future dystopia, strong sexual content, save the world, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 625
Alien Outbreak (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In a small rural community, local police officers Zoe and Patrick begin their shift as normal but soon, strange events unfold. Residents begin behaving erratically, and suicidal panic spreads amongst the township they are trying to protect. Zoe and ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: alien invasion, space and aliens, alien encounter, invasion, alien, ufo, survival, evil alien, adventure, alien civilization, alien robot, underground ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Fourth Kind (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Since the 1960s, a disproportionate number of the population in and around Nome, Alaska, have gone missing. Despite FBI investigations, the disappearances remain a mystery. Dr. Abigail Tyler, a psychologist, may be on the verge of blowing the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: ufo, alien abduction, alien encounter, space and aliens, hypnosis, patient, disappearance, investigation, paranormal activity, abduction, uncover truth, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2000, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, california, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, chaos, small town, supernatural, small community, survival, dark secret, under the surface, graphic violence, disorder, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Without Warning (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A television program is interupted by a news network announcing that three meteors have hit the United States, France and China. At first it seems natural but after interviews by scientists and eyewitness seems to suggest that it is not. Three more ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, catastrophe, journalism, escapades, save the world, space and aliens, benign alien, heroes, adventure, misfit, race against time, disaster ...
Time: 90s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, science and technology, investigation, inventions and discoveries, obsessive quest, escapades, uncover truth, conspiracy, dishonesty, ocean, cryptozoology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 812
Septic Man (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sewage worker gets trapped inside a septic tank during a water contamination crisis and undergoes a hideous transformation. To escape, he must team up with a docile Giant and confront the murdering madman known as Lord Auch.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, losing-it hero, murder, supernatural, investigation, contamination, evacuation, small town, mysterious character, crimes, graphic violence, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 1K
Lunopolis (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lunopolis is a 2009 direct-to-video science fiction film directed by Matthew Avant. The film is presented in found footage style and takes place in the weeks preceding the rumored events of the 2012 prophecies. Two documentary filmmakers discover a ...
Style: tense, serious, twists and turns, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: conspiracy, sent to the past, moon, cult, obsessive quest, uncover truth, escapades, filmmaking, partners, secret movement, legends and myths, ufo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Ghost from the Machine (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wildly grief-stricken over the accidental death of his parents, young techno-geek Cody (Sasha Andreev) cobbles together an electrical device that he hopes will bring the spirits of mom and dad back from beyond the grave. But the machine's power ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, obsession, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, supernatural, family relations, disorder, death, car accident, siblings relations, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.4
 512
InAlienable (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Still guilt-ridden over the accident that took his family's lives, Eric Norris discovers that his body is host to a parasite from another world. Except, it is more than a parasite: it carries his DNA.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: heroes, alien encounter, family in crisis, legal, love triangle, widower, beach, benign alien, babies and infants, space and aliens, stand up comedian, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.8
 916
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: space wars, space battle, evil alien, alien, betrayal, space and aliens, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, rivalry, military, a.i. ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Aliens: Zone-X (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Park Ranger Don Morgan is torn from his routine life, when he stumbles upon a UFO visitation in the arid, deserted Park Area where he resides. An inexplicable, bizarre power outage knocks out all electronics and communications, stranding a carload ...
Style: tense, futuristic, captivating
Plot: alien, ufo, creature, paranormal phenomena, alien contact, mirage, alien encounter, manipulation, paranormal activity, psychological manipulation, desert, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Zohar Secret (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel, USA, Ukraine, Russia, Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Max finds himself in possession of an ancient scroll that describes the entire history of humankind from beginning to end. Seeking to use the information for his own gain, Max triggers the mechanism that begins influencing his own life.
Style: thought provoking, exciting, epic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: reincarnation, religions or cults, supernatural, mystery, heroic mission, human spirit, hopes, society, miraculous event, ancient history, ancient mystery, artifact ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Sex Files: Alien Erotica (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 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: sexy, erotic, serious, suspenseful, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, sex addict, cloning, sexual abuse, alien encounter, sexual relations, plague, space and aliens, heroes, investigation, supernatural, special agents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: nerd, paranormal, monster, paranormal phenomena, violence, heroes, creature feature, society, deadly creature, humanity in peril, threat, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 62
Swerve (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: In a future post-apocalyptic California, the new frontier is a vast nano-contaminated Zone cut off from the all-connected Grid and the ceaseless flows of bodies and information outside its borders. Only the insane or criminal would venture into this ...
Style: surreal, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: life is a bitch, mad scientist, contamination, technophobia, chaos, society, crimes, kidnapping, future dystopia, apocalypse, disorder, philosophy ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.5
 639
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: scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, alien encounter, space wars, cons and scams, escapades, heroes, supernatural, rivalry, benign alien, cult, alien ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.1
 40K
Left Behind (2014)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A small group of survivors are left behind after millions of people suddenly vanish during the rapture and the world is plunged into chaos and destruction.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: disaster, chaos, survival, apocalypse, parents and children, supernatural, catastrophe, religions or cults, hopes, heroes, journalism, religion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.7
 1K
Dark Space (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College friends Devin, Jack, Shelly, Kristy, Shaun, and Flower rent a spacecraft to autopilot them to Centauri Five for a holiday break. Impatient over the rental agency restricting the ship’s speed to 10x, Devin and the others convince Shaun to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, distant planet, running for your life, spaceship crash, space wars, fight, showdown, teamwork, battles ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Metal Shifters (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Alien bacteria arrives on a meteorite and infects metal, animating a giant iron statue that goes on a killing rampage in a small town.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, save the day, small town, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, alien, fire, deadly, danger, imaginary, bar
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%