Movies like Battle of Los Angeles

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Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
 2.0
 5K
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, soldier, alien, ninja, pilot, air battle, alien invasion, space and aliens, survival, vengeance, evil alien, military, heroes, battles, save the world, danger, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, alien encounter, martial arts, violence, warrior, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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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 stylized films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, alien, evil alien and save the world mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Battle of Los Angeles: Skyline (2010), American Warships (2012), Alien Outpost (2014), Falling Skies (2011), Alien Dawn (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
 83K
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: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, light, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, ufo, vestiges of humanity, survival, apocalypse, chaos, alien encounter, abduction, danger, demolished city, spacecraft, group of friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, big ben london, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Warships (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, battles, ocean or sea, danger, chaos, military, soldier, escapades, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, alien encounter, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: battleship, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Alien Outpost (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, alien invasion, mind control, survival, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry, chaos, filmmaking ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa, afghanistan, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 82K
Falling Skies (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, vestiges of humanity, danger, ufo, resistance, heroes, space and aliens, alien invasion, apocalypse, alien encounter, gunfight, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 2.4
 814
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
Plot: escapades, urban, save the world, alien encounter, heroes, evil alien, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, androids and robots, space and aliens, chaos, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, escapades, space and aliens, danger, save the world, small town, heroes, ufo, alien, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, u.s. president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 224K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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, tense, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, save the world, ocean or sea, ship, evil alien, alien invasion, navy, alien encounter, ufo, danger, battles, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2005 ...
Place: battleship, hong kong, hawaii, japan, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 796
Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time traveler, changing the past or future, space and aliens, heroic mission, wormhole, evil alien, terminator, heroes, chases and races, babies and infants, escapades ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 2020s, 21st century ...
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.2
 16K
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: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, alien encounter, save the world, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.0
 1K
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
Plot: soldier, jungle, evil alien, escapades, space and aliens, survival, danger, alien encounter, deadly, no survivors, found footage, alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: invasion, evil alien, alien invasion, save the world, ufo, space and aliens, end of the world, alien encounter, pilot, battle, alien, spacecraft ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, sydney australia, manhattan new york city, berlin germany, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.7
 2K
Lavalantula (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Giant lava breathing tarantulas – Lavalantulas – erupt out of ancient volcanos in the Santa Monica Mountains, raining death and destruction upon Los Angeles. With the City of Angels on the verge of incineration, only a washed up ‘90s action ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: chaos, danger, volcano, mutant, monster, spiders, lava, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, save the day, disorder, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Starship Troopers (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, satirical, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, space and aliens, space wars, evil alien, spacecraft, soldier, heroes, future dystopia, friendship, rescue, space travel, survival ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: alien invasion, asteroid, blood splatter, race against time, evil alien, heroes, chaos, save the world, danger, chases and races, survival, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Exploding Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar engines to fly around the Moon and back in just hours, the maiden voyage of the first-ever trans-lunar passenger ship is about to make history. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, sun, space travel, danger, race against time, spouse in danger, save the world, chaos, control room, disorder, heroes, technology gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Interceptor Force (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the near future the US Government has created an elite team of soldiers specially trained for action in the event of a hostile alien encounter. A multi-national force, they are the last line of defense
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, danger, alien encounter, survival, evil alien, heroes, deadly, satellite, space and aliens, adventure, special agents, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Advanced Guard (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of aliens arrive on Earth as part of an advance invasion force. Their mission is to kidnap a small sample of humans and run them through a series of rigorous tests to determine if they would make suitable slaves. Harper, one of the alien ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien abduction, alien, chases and races, rivalry, underdog, save the planet, save the world, heroes, human spirit, alien encounter, deadly ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Triassic Attack (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Native American owner of a kitschy roadside museum accidentally brings to life three dinosaur fossils. Now really annoyed, the giant dinos wreak havoc on the small town and the local university.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, small town, heroic mission, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, save the day, escapades, survival, heroes, fossil, danger, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Airplane vs. Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: airplane, danger, forces of nature, save the day, escapades, adventure, control room, heroes, spouse in danger, survival, psychopath, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight (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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, offbeat, tv series pilot ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, chaos, supernatural, battles, space and aliens, space wars, escapades, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, heroic mission, master villain ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 790
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, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien encounter, evil alien, danger, antidote, race against time, woman in danger, supernatural, chaos, save the world, deadly, heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 74 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, alien invasion, giant monster, ufo, mysterious planet, deadly, alien encounter, escapades, heroic mission, adventure, space and aliens, imaginary ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Last Sentinel (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
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: bleak, serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, save the world, rivalry, daring rescue, life is a bitch, technology gone awry, space and aliens, heroic mission, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, escapades, androids and robots ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, soldier, battles, alien encounter, heroes, chaos, save the princess, teleportation, danger, rivalry, military, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Seattle Superstorm (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An object is shot down over Seattle and the debris begins to effect the local weather ultimately threatening the whole world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough
Plot: chaos and mayhem, save the day, space and aliens, adventure, escapades, forces of nature, chases and races, soldier, environmentalism, chaos, danger, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: exciting, serious, rough
Plot: survival, danger, woman in danger, apocalypse, zombie, chaos, supernatural, space and aliens, escapades, chaos and mayhem, deadly, mentally challenged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.9
 667
The Sender (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A psychic father and daughter band together with an "angel" in an attempt to save Earth from an extraterrestrial Armageddon. This suspenseful thriller ties together strange occurrences from 1965 in the Bermuda Triangle (where an American ...
Style: scary, exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, space and aliens, chases and races, escapades, uncover truth, parents and children, crimes, missing person, ghost, kidnapping, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, one man army, bounty hunter, on the run, survival, outer space, adventure, danger, heroic mission, escapades, distant planet, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.9
 5K
Starcrash (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of smugglers manage to pick up a castaway while running from the authorities, who turns out to be the only survivor from a secret mission to destroy a mysterious superweapon designed by the evil Count Zartharn. The smugglers are soon ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, good versus evil, cons and scams, adventure, space and aliens, master villain, soldier, rivalry, battles, androids and robots, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
2012: Supernova (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two hundred years ago a supernova exploded somewhere in the Lyra constellation. Now the lethal burst of radiation is headed straight for Earth, and time is swiftly running out. The only thing standing between humanity and complete devastation is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, danger, save the planet, race against time, heroes, astronomer, scientist, catastrophe, society, chases and races, tornado ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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