Movies like Battle of Los Angeles

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Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
 1.9
 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, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, soldier, air battle, military, danger, chaos, survival, save the world, alien invasion, heroes, battles, escapades, spacecraft, alien, pilot, evil alien, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, alien encounter, ninja, strong female presence, vengeance, violence, warrior, sword ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, suspenseful, exciting and tense films with plots about danger, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, chaos, survival and evil alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Battle of Los Angeles: American Warships (2012), Skyline (2010), Alien Outpost (2014), Alien Dawn (2012), Falling Skies (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battleship, alien encounter, ship, battles, warship, space and aliens, military, soldier, danger, evil alien, aircraft carrier, battle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 85K
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: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, light, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, apocalypse, ufo, vestiges of humanity, survival, chaos, alien encounter, danger, abduction, demolished city, alien, group of friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, hong kong, big ben london
⇓ 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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, homoerotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, military, fictional war, survival, heroic mission, battles, save the world, good versus evil, evil alien, escapades, chaos, danger ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: usa, pakistan, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.3
 868
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, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating
Plot: survival, alien encounter, save the world, danger, battles, chaos, androids and robots, space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 84K
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, stylized, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, vestiges of humanity, resistance, danger, alien invasion, ufo, heroes, space and aliens, alien encounter, survival, apocalypse, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, danger, escapades, space and aliens, evil alien, spacecraft, ufo, extraterrestrial, alien invasion, secret service, heroes, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, tense, captivating ...
Plot: alien invasion, asteroid, survival, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, chaos, race against time, evil alien, heroes, battles, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, soldier, chaos, adventure, alien encounter, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, danger, military, distant planet, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: invasion, alien encounter, battles, military, patriotism, save the world, teamwork, attack, heroic mission, destruction, chaos, machismo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 1.9
 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, rough, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: alien, survival, evil alien, danger, deadly, escapades, military, found footage, no survivors, soldier, jungle, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 230K
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, battleship, alien invasion, ship, save the world, evil alien, navy, sea battle, ufo, danger, ocean or sea, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2012 ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, japan, pearl harbor, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, disaster movie, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, survival, save the world, spouse in danger, technology gone awry, danger, race against time, chaos, outer space, escapades, sun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.5
 810
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: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroic mission, save the world, supernatural, space and aliens, deadly, deadly creature, race against time, danger, evil alien, alien encounter, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.3
 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: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, spacecraft, outer space, space opera, heroic mission, heroes, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, save the world, space travel, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ 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: danger, save the world, survival, satellite, special agents, heroes, adventure, space and aliens, deadly, alien encounter, evil alien, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.1
 937
Alien Tornado (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aliens attack Earth with deadly electrical tornadoes, and it’s up to a farmer, his smart high-school daughter and a tornado blogger to thwart the horrific invasion.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, tornado, save the world, danger, race against time, destruction, power outage, weather, father daughter relationship, radio station, teenage girl, alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.5
 898
Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, deadly creature, military, danger, battles, heroes, chaos, ancient mystery, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, suspenseful, semi serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, save the world, ufo, evil alien, end of the world, space and aliens, spacecraft, danger, pilot, battle, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, bombay india, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 2K
Crawl or Die (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Earth as we know it is gone. A virus has destroyed the planet and rendered all its women infertile, all but one. An elite team of soldiers are tasked with bringing the woman to safety on the newly habitable Earth Two. But when they are forced ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, survival, chaos, danger, confined, escapades, soldier, alien, creature, death, space and aliens, life is a bitch ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Airplane vs. Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, 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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, adventure, control room, save the day, survival, danger, forces of nature, heroes, spouse in danger, military, escapades, flight attendant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, survival, deadly creature, heroes, escapades, small town, save the day, danger, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.3
 839
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, soldier, danger, wormhole, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, one man army, survival ...
Time: future, 90s, 2020s, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Black Hole (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 2 A.M. in St. Louis when a routine scientific experiment goes terribly wrong and an explosion shakes the city. A scientific team investigates, clashing with an intergalactic, voltage-devouring creature that vaporizes them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, creature, danger, experiment gone awry, chaos, save the world, survival, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, heroic mission, black hole ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: exciting, bleak, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, danger, survival, heroic mission, life is a bitch, androids and robots, save the world, man versus machine, chaos, future dystopia, technology gone awry, daring rescue ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.6
 3K
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, tense, exciting
Plot: spiders, creature, mutant, chaos, danger, monster, volcano, human versus monster, supernatural, survival, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, survival, save the world, danger, rescue, man versus machine, against the odds, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: space wars, spacecraft, space and aliens, evil alien, soldier, military, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, distant planet, friendship, rescue ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, 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, suspenseful, intense, epic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, chaos, survival, heroic mission, save the world, danger, sergeant, resistance, alien encounter, marines, alien invasion, invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, san diego california, america, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: exciting, rough, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, lone hero, adventure, bounty hunter, on the run, survival, outer space, heroic mission, danger, escapades, deadly ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Terminators (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small band of resistance fighters battle the cyborgs that have taken control of the planet.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, space travel, danger, chaos, space and aliens, imaginary, man versus machine, a.i., heroes, heroic mission, save the world, rebelliousness ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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