Movies like Unidentified

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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, supernatural, investigation, alien encounter, religions or cults, journalism, hopes, society, redemption, religious conversion, small town, abduction, christianity, christian propaganda, rapture, space and aliens, media, journalist, bible, christian, prank, ufo sighting
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa

Most similar movies to Unidentified

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, captivating and scary films with plots about danger, space and aliens, alien encounter, alien, supernatural, heroes and escapades mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Unidentified: Time Changer (2002), Earthling (2010), Ghost from the Machine (2010), 1313: UFO Invasion (2012), Legends from the Sky (2015). 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, religions or cults, society, future dystopia, christianity, bible, professor, ethics, fish out of water, preaching, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, victorian england, 1890s, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 629
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: atmospheric, thought provoking, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: secret identity, alien encounter, human host, danger, alien, spacesuit, moral dilemma, society, mystery, space and aliens, impregnation, human alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Ghost from the Machine (2010)
Genre: 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, obsession, danger, inventions and discoveries, technology gone awry, disorder, ghost, supernatural, family relations, death, car accident, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: sexy, serious, cult film, homoerotic
Plot: ufo, alien, alien invasion, danger, space and aliens, alien encounter, swimming pool, homosexual subtext, camp, house, gay
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: serious, suspenseful
Plot: native american, anti hero, law enforcement, dishonesty, government agency, alien encounter, heroes, haunted by the past, anti heroes, save the day, uncover truth, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, danger, against humanity, alien invasion, space and aliens, missing child, chaos, alien encounter, rebellion, gory, missing daughter, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 58
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: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Plot: journalism, media, captivity, chaos and mayhem, abduction, disorder, save the planet, save the world, escapades, benign alien, heroes, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
 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: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: ufo, investigation, supernatural, danger, mistaken identity, memory loss, alien encounter, deadly, stranded, creature, abduction, kidnapping ...
Time: year 1997
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 3.1
 223
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, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: bigfoot, escapades, dangerous animal, danger, battles, track down, small town, deadly, human versus animal, standoff, showdown, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.1
 117
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, disturbing, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: pregnancy, save the world, apocalypse, battles, evil alien, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, rivalry, strong sexual content, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, disappearance, patient, space and aliens, hypnosis, abduction, investigation, paranormal activity, uncover truth, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2000
Place: alaska, usa, california, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 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, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: sent to the past, conspiracy, obsessive quest, uncover truth, filmmaking, escapades, legends and myths, partners, secret movement, moon, cult, ufo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ 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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, mad scientist, danger, deadly, chaos, small town, small community, supernatural, dark secret, survival, under the surface, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
44%
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, epic, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: reincarnation, religions or cults, mystery, supernatural, heroic mission, human spirit, society, hopes, miraculous event, heroes, imaginary, world spanning ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.5
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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, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: alien invasion, alien, alien encounter, invasion, space and aliens, ufo, evil alien, survival, adventure, underground, survivor, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 724
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: losing-it hero, survival, murder, contamination, danger, investigation, supernatural, evacuation, small town, mysterious character, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, danger, distant planet, running for your life, spaceship crash, death, graphic violence, chases and races, camera shot of bare feet ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Without Warning (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 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, journalism, misfit, race against time, anti heroes, heroes, space and aliens, danger, benign alien, adventure, space travel, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.4
 448
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, offbeat ...
Plot: heroes, family in crisis, alien encounter, legal, love triangle, widower, beach, babies and infants, benign alien, space and aliens, stand up comedian, judge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 856
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: space wars, space battle, alien, betrayal, space war, adventure, space and aliens, alien encounter, space travel, deadly, danger, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.1
 1K
The Device (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Abby and Rebecca Powell haven't seen each other since a traumatic event in their youth ripped them apart. Reunited for the first time in over a decade, the sisters take a trip to spread their mother's ashes at a secluded lake. As the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, scary ...
Plot: sibling relationship, supernatural, in the woods, lake, alien abduction, alien encounter, sister sister relationship, changing the past or future, danger, experiment, reunion, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sex Files: Alien Erotica (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 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: suspenseful, offbeat, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, imaginary, supernatural, danger, deadly, space and aliens, life is a bitch, heroes, investigation, sex addict, cloning, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, epic, sentimental, light ...
Plot: ufo, alien, first contact, alien contact, alien abduction, spacecraft, a vision, flying saucer, technology, contact, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, wyoming, mexico, mongolia, india ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 57
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: serious, surreal, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: life is a bitch, mad scientist, future dystopia, kidnapping, chaos, technophobia, contamination, society, crimes, apocalypse, disorder, philosophy ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, save the day, danger, deadly, small town, heroes, space and aliens, evil alien, imaginary, fire, bar, alien
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, found footage, missing child
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.5
 528
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: rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, benign alien, heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly, space wars, cons and scams ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Wild Blue Yonder (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Austria, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien narrates the story of his dying planet, his and his people's visitations to Earth and Earth's self-made demise, while human astronauts in space are attempting to find an alternate planet for surviving humans to live on.
Style: serious, bleak, stylized, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, alien, save the planet, prodigy, space travel, apocalypse, adventure, space and aliens, save the world, chaos, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, biologist, alien encounter, danger, investigation, apocalypse, supernatural, body swapping, sleeping, space and aliens, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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