Movies like Battle of Los Angeles

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Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
 1.9
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Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In February 1942 Us forces engaged an unidentified flying object above Los Angeles. Now almost 70 years later, the alien invaders have returned.
Style: tense, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, heroic mission, alien invasion, alien, battles, soldier, chaos, save the world, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, heroes, escapades, androids, gunfight, space and aliens, evil alien, combat, warrior, master warrior, heroine, martial artist, ninja warrior, absurdism, fictional war, spacecraft ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Battle of Los Angeles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about danger, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, alien, alien encounter and evil alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Battle of Los Angeles: Skyline (2010), American Warships (2012), The Tomorrow War (2021), Battleship (2012), Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skyline (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, people are drawn outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth. Now the band of survivors must fight ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, evil alien, alien, ufo, space and aliens, apocalypse, alien encounter, vestiges of humanity, fantasy world, giant monster, group of friends, abduction ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, big ben london, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Warships (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an alien force wages war on Earth, only the crew of the USS Iowa - the last American battleship, stands in their way.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, battleship, warship, ocean, aircraft carrier, sea, battles, naval battle, ship, heroes, chaos and mayhem, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Tomorrow War (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An ordinary man is recruited by time travellers from 30 years in the future to fight in a war against deadly aliens.
Style: suspense, futuristic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: time travel, alien invasion, alien, military, future war, soldier, resistance, father daughter relationship, evil alien, struggle for survival, future dystopia, showdown ...
Time: future
Place: dominican republic, miami, russia, usa, north america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 249K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, u.s. navy, military, battleship, evil alien, navy, warship, alien encounter, ship, space and aliens, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, london, tokyo, new york, pacific ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny ...
Style: futuristic, absurd, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, military, alien invasion, space wars, evil alien, space and aliens, marauder, spacecraft, soldier, space marine, battles, space travel ...
Time: 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Alien Outpost (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, military, evil alien, alien, battles, good versus evil, save the world, survival, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, filmmaking ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s, 2020s
Place: usa, pakistan, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Princess of Mars (2009)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, a US soldier finds himself inexplicably transported to Mars in the midst of a war between two alien races.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, martian, soldier, chaos, alien encounter, adventure, battles, distant planet, heroic mission, military, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 1.9
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Alien Origin (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A movie created from "found footage" of a lost military expedition that exposes the origins of life on earth.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: found footage, alien, space and aliens, evil alien, survival, escapades, jungle, military, no survivors, chase, soldier, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 6.3
 60K
Spectral (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, military, chase, science, heroes, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, escapades, technology, survival, distopia, violence ...
Time: future, near future
Place: virginia, usa, eastern europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.3
 929
Alien Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 2012. The dawn of destruction. As giant alien machines enslave and feed off humanity, the few remaining survivors band together to form a armed militia that will be the last stand against total extinction (IMDB.com).
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: alien encounter, space and aliens, survival, save the world, chaos, androids and robots, battles, escapades, evil alien, distopia, graphic violence, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Last Sentinel (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No emotion. No fear. No pain. They were the perfect soldiers to protect civilization until the drone police became the perfect enemy. With little hope left for mankind, Tallis, an electronically enhanced soldier, rescues a survivor from a failed ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, heroic mission, androids and robots, save the world, survival, man versus machine, life is a bitch, chaos, technology gone awry, future dystopia, daring rescue ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, futuristic, intense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, survival, battlefield, evil alien, invasion, extraterrestrial, military, chaos and mayhem, alien encounter, save the world, battles, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, america, mojave desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Age of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mankind must fight to survive as Earth is invaded by hostile UFOs bent on destroying the planet. As the epic battle wages on, astronauts sneak aboard the mothership where they discover a portal to the aliens' home world. They manage to alert ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: alien invasion, save the world, space and aliens, evil alien, chaos, race against time, escapades, battles, heroes, rescue, teleportation, end of the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 90K
Falling Skies (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, heroic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, alien, alien invasion, resistance, alien encounter, military, evil alien, life is a bitch, apocalypse, ufo, human spirit, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.3
 484
Alien Siege (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After an alien spacecraft destroys Washington, D.C., the residents of a small town must fight off a unit of alien soldiers on the hunt for the President of the United States and the mysterious device he's carrying after his escape chopper crash ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: soldier, alien invasion, satire, siege, end of the world, alien, humanity in peril, alien attack, alien encounter, heroes, chase, mercilessness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.4
 716K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien, strong female character, survival, space travel, monster, space and aliens, human versus alien, female warrior, deadly creature, space colony, mysterious planet, strong female lead ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 883
Alien Siege (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alien Siege is a 2005 Sci-Fi Channel Original Movie about an alien race that comes to Earth seeking a cure to a deadly virus, for which the antidote is human blood.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, rescue, save the world, heroic mission, supernatural, race against time, space and aliens, deadly creature, chaos, graphic violence, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Independents' Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Aliens invade, this time delivering a clear ultimatum. The fate of humanity hangs in the balance as the U.S. President and citizens decide if these aliens are to be trusted ...or feared.
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, suspense
Plot: alien invasion, spacecraft, invasion, alien encounter, teamwork, evil alien, government official, save the world, battles, chaos, race against time, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 3.3
 2K
Android Cop (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the year 2045, a Los Angeles Police Department detective and his new android partner enter the Zone, a forbidden section of the city plagued with an unknown disease. There, they discover the source of the illness and attempt to stop it using the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, plague, law enforcement, chaos, quarantine, partners, weapon system, dishonesty, lapd, conspiracy, heroes, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Invasion Roswell (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the American Army shot down a UFO in 1947, generations of elite commandos were secretly trained to deal with the aliens' feared return. However, the extra-terrestrials never came back and the elite force was disbanded. Sixty-six years ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: invasion, military, alien encounter, battles, spacecraft, heroic mission, patriotism, attack, save the world, teamwork, machismo, destruction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.6
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Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: serious, stylized, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, soldier, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, mad scientist, save the world, race against time, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Independence Daysaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Earth is attacked by a hostile alien force, a small town firefighter and a rogue SETI scientist team up to activate the only technology capable of defeating the invaders.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, apocalyptic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, spacecraft, space and aliens, escapades, extraterrestrial, secret service, evil alien, disaster, giant monster, distopia, alien, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Universal Soldiers (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Marine unit sent into an island base to save a professor, meets what they are trying to save the professor from and then its a rush to stay alive from the enemy.
Style: serious, futuristic, rough, bleak, tense ...
Plot: androids and robots, soldier, cyborgs, military, military life, chaos, heroes, adventure, rivalry, escapades, cons and scams, lieutenant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Battle: New York, Day 2 (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura Sommers is hearing voices in her head and consults with a psychiatrist. The therapy is suddenly cut short when New York City is rocked by an alien invasion...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, save the world, survival, chaos, apocalypse, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, mentally unstable, supernatural, escapades, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Transmorphers: Fall of Man (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In this prequel to Transmorphers -- a sci-fi thriller that borrows heavily from the plot of Transformers -- planet Earth is in peril thanks to a rogue army of alien robots, and it's up to a small group of humans to mount a crippling ...
Style: serious
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, robot, space and aliens, androids and robots, man versus machine, alien encounter, space travel, save the world, adventure, heroes, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Maximum Velocity (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a comet passes the Earth it causes a cataclysmic storm. Only a disbanded government unit with a secret weather-manipulating weapon can try to stop it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: race against time, heroic mission, adventure, save the world, chaos, escapades, environmentalism, heroes, weatherman, forces of nature, disaster, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 1K
Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, soldier, adventure, heroic mission, terminator, escapades, rescue, survival, one man army, deception, conspiracy ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, year 1992, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.8
 681
Monster Island (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Gigantic monsters threaten to destroy everything in their path as mankind remains defenseless
Style: psychotronic, tense, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Plot: human versus monster, disaster, giant monster, sea monster, creature, monster, sea captain, monster versus monster, threat, destruction, characters in danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Interceptor Force 2 (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the not too distant future a new team of specially trained government soldiers called an Interception Team contend with the latest hostile alien encounter. When an alien scout ship crashes in eastern Russia, Sean Lambert and his elite force are ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, space wars, soldier, terrorism, race against time, catastrophe, heroic mission, deadly creature, escapades, space and aliens, rescue ...
Time: future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: futuristic, light, stylized, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space opera, space battle, adventure, save the world, parallel universe, alien, fantasy world, space wars, society, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%