Movies like Battle of Los Angeles

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Battle of Los Angeles
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, soldier, save the world, spacecraft, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, battles, air battle, pilot, alien invasion, ninja, alien, danger, escapades, military, space and aliens, chaos, survival, vengeance, alien encounter, heroes, ninja warrior, war violence, long brown hair, wu shu ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
USA
197 min.
 7.9
Battlestar Galactica
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
USA
44 min.
 8.7
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Most similar movies to Battle of Los Angeles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and futuristic films with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, space and aliens, alien, evil alien and save the world mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battle of Los Angeles: Skyline (2010), Alien Outpost (2014), Transformers (2007), Battleship (2012), Ultimate Avengers (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skyline
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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: light, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, survival, apocalypse, alien invasion, end of the world, monster, aliens, evil alien, chase, first contact, natural disaster, mars ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: los angeles, california, usa, big ben london, hong kong
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Alien Outpost
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, soldier, save the world, heroic mission, danger, military, escapades, mind control, alien invasion, heroes, space and aliens, survival ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
Place: usa, pakistan, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   100%
 
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 7.1
 554K
Transformers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Young teenager, Sam Witwicky becomes involved in the ancient struggle between two extraterrestrial factions of transforming robots – the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. Sam holds the clue to unimaginable power and the Decepticons will ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, ridiculous, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: robot, man versus machine, alien, good versus evil, transformation, military, car chase, chase, alien invasion, androids and robots, giant robots, technology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1890s, 19th century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pentagon, washington d.c.
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System:   63%
    User:   54%
 
 5.8
 219K
Battleship
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, ridiculous, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: military, alien, alien invasion, space travel, hotshot hero, battle zone, aliens, ship, chase, first contact, survival, giant robots ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, year 2006, year 2012 ...
Place: battleship, hawaii, hong kong, pentagon, pearl harbor ...
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System:   59%
    User:   33%
 
Ultimate Avengers
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When a nuclear missile was fired at Washington in 1945, Captain America managed to detonate it in the upper atmosphere. But then he fell miles into the icy depths of the North Atlantic, where he remained lost for over sixty years. But now, with the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, comic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, alien, monster, violence, alien invasion, good versus evil, dark hero, comics, mad scientist, adventure, evil alien, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
War of the Worlds
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, hiroshima japan, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, ridiculous, absurd, epic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: betrayal, good versus evil, robot, transformation, teleportation, revenge, car chase, alien invasion, chase, giant robots, androids and robots, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1961, year 1969, 20th century ...
Place: egypt, pentagon, middle east, new mexico, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
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V
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Aliens pretending to be friendly come to Earth and are received openly. The aliens have masqueraded themselves to look just like humans. When it is discovered that the aliens' planet is dying and that they have come to rape the Earth of its ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, epic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
 6.9
 429K
Pacific Rim
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, monster, robot, survival, alien invasion, nuclear bomb, redemption, giant robots, a.i., monsters, cloning, aliens ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: tokyo, asia, pacific ocean, sydney australia, manila philippines ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   66%
 
 6.4
 334K
Godzilla
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, military, survival, nuclear bomb, deadly creature, monsters, death, godzilla, natural disaster, dialogue, save the world, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: japan, san francisco, usa, tokyo, nevada ...
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System:   57%
    User:   57%
 
 4.2
 752
Time Runner
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: benign alien, changing the past or future, alien encounter, time travel, adventure, chases and races, space and aliens, time traveler, danger, heroes, imaginary, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s, future, 2020s, 1990s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
The Advanced Guard
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, save the world, prison, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel, save the planet, alien invasion, alien abduction, alien, danger, deadly ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
Escape from L.A.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes it a penal colony for those found guilty of moral crimes. When his ...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, lone wolves, island, violence, master villain, surfing, virus, one man army, cyberpunk, earthquake, weapons, daring rescue ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, new york, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
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 6.3
 37K
Spectral
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, military, survival, science, technology, chase, save the world, violence, weapons, paranoia, cyberpunk, storytelling ...
Time: future, near future
Place: new york, usa, eastern europe, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
V: The Final Battle
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: A small group of human resistance fighters fight a desperate guerrilla war against the genocidal extra-terrestrials who dominate Earth.
Style: bleak, serious, futuristic, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, evil alien, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, space and aliens, alien invasion, alien, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
 4.2
 15K
Wing Commander
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, serious, bleak, futuristic, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, space travel, outer space, adventure, alien, good versus evil, video game, computer game, aliens, spacecraft, first contact, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   50%
 
American Warships
Genre: Action, 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: exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, battles, escapades, ocean or sea, heroes, military, space and aliens, evil alien, soldier, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: battleship, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
Independence Daysaster
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, save the world, small town, danger, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, ufo, extraterrestrial, alien, vice president, secret service ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   51%
 
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Independence Day
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, humorous, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: alien, war, president, alien invasion, end of the world, apocalypse, survival, space travel, ufo, invasion, aliens, anti heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, bombay india, big ben london, sydney australia, utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   55%
 
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, ridiculous, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robot, military, revenge, car chase, desert, chaos, teleportation, giant robots, chase, a.i., motorcycle, explosions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, stone age, prehistoric times, 2000s
Place: egypt, battleship, shanghai china, jordan, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, small town, gory, survival, monster, violence, aliens, deadly creature, alien invasion, brutality, first contact, evil alien ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, antarctica, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
 5.6
 244K
Green Lantern
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, alien, good versus evil, adventure, transformation, alien invasion, mad scientist, secret identity, comics, genocide, mythology, aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1991, year 1993, year 2011 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
Age of Tomorrow
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: bleak, serious, suspenseful
Plot: evil alien, save the world, survival, battles, space and aliens, danger, asteroid, alien invasion, blood splatter, outer space, race against time, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   41%
 
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 7.1
 618K
Man of Steel
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, alien invasion, adventure, good versus evil, military, chase, apocalypse, master villain, alien, dark hero, fight scenes, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
 2.6
 869
Raptor Island
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous animal, adventure, rescue, ship, tough heroes, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, heroes, soldier, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
 4.1
 480
Dark Breed
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Captain Saxon, and agent for the top secret Omega agency, has been given the assignment of tracking down and either capturing or killing the crew members of a secret space mission who returned to Earth against orders. It seems that they were all ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, government agency, race against time, rescue, save the day, adventure, save the world, astronaut, alien, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: 90s
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System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
Airplane vs. Volcano
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the day, airplane, adventure, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, heroes, control room, spouse in danger, flight attendant, pilot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
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System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, conspiracy, assassin, espionage, chase, betrayal, surveillance, spy, friendship, soldier, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 

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 4.3
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Species II
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing ...
Style: sexual, twists and turns, bleak, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, cloning, transformation, gory, virus, survival, alien, nasa, pregnancy, space travel, monster, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, pentagon, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
Battle Beyond the Stars
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, outer space, space opera, death, androids and robots, drinking, evil alien, mad scientist, mentor, alien, master villain, aliens ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
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