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, vengeance, violence, warrior, gunfight, fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 futuristic films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, survival, chaos and save the world mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battle of Los Angeles: American Warships (2012), Skyline (2010), Alien Outpost (2014), Falling Skies (2011), Independence Daysaster (2013). 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, suspense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, alien encounter, battles, space and aliens, danger, military, soldier, evil alien, warship, aircraft carrier, battle, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: battleship, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 84K
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, running for your life ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, big ben london, hong kong
⇓ 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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind control, alien invasion, military, heroic mission, battles, save the world, survival, good versus evil, evil alien, escapades, danger, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa, afghanistan, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 83K
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, danger, vestiges of humanity, alien invasion, resistance, space and aliens, heroes, ufo, apocalypse, alien encounter, survival, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, exciting, serious, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: save the world, danger, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, ufo, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, alien invasion, secret service, small town, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.3
 847
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
Plot: heroes, escapades, space and aliens, androids and robots, chaos and mayhem, save the world, urban, survival, chaos, danger, alien encounter, evil alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 227K
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, alien invasion, save the world, evil alien, ship, sea battle, navy, ocean or sea, alien encounter, danger, ufo, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, year 2012, year 2005 ...
Place: battleship, hawaii, hong kong, pearl harbor, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, suspenseful, tense
Plot: survival, danger, evil alien, deadly, escapades, alien, military, found footage, no survivors, jungle, soldier, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, save the world, survival, spouse in danger, technology gone awry, danger, race against time, chaos, outer space, escapades, sun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, survival, alien encounter, save the world, satellite, deadly, adventure, heroes, special agents, space and aliens, evil alien, martial arts ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, space and aliens, alien encounter, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, realistic, serious, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, danger, save the day, adventure, control room, survival, spouse in danger, heroes, forces of nature, military, escapades, death of protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, serious, bleak
Plot: asteroid, alien invasion, blood splatter, race against time, chaos, evil alien, battles, danger, chases and races, escapades, survival, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, family outing, boys' night
Plot: invasion, alien 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, washington d.c., empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, deadly creature, save the day, small town, survival, chaos and mayhem, fossil, danger, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 817
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, soldier, danger, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, survival, one man army, deception ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: usa, seattle washington, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, exciting, captivating, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, man versus machine, danger, save the world, androids and robots, life is a bitch, heroic mission, survival, battles, chaos, technology gone awry, daring rescue ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, save the world, survival, against the odds, man versus machine, military, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, evil alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, soldier, military, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, friendship, rescue, survival ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 799
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: serious, bleak, exciting, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, save the world, chases and races, heroes, deadly creature, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, parents and children, heroic mission, rescue, chaos, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 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, scary, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Plot: spiders, creature, mutant, danger, chaos, monster, volcano, human versus monster, supernatural, save the day, deadly, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, adventure, bounty hunter, on the run, lone hero, survival, outer space, heroic mission, danger, rivalry, distant planet ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, mars, rivalry, chaos, teleportation, danger, military, escapades, chases and races, alien encounter, save the princess, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, danger, save the planet, race against time, astronomer, heroes, scientist, catastrophe, society, chases and races, tornado ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, heroic mission, survival, save the world, danger, sergeant, resistance, marines, alien invasion, alien encounter, invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, america, united states, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.9
 12K
V (1983)
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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, adventure, resistance, save the world, world domination, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, heroic mission, escapades, underground, journalism, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 1K
Snowmageddon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly-harmless snow globe unleashes a devastating winter storm on a peaceful mountainside community, prompting one family on a race to save their town from certain destruction. As night falls on Christmas Eve, the Miller family finds a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: forces of nature, chaos, danger, ecological disaster, save the day, heroes, adventure, small town, christmas, snow, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: offbeat, bleak, serious, suspenseful, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, adventure, rivalry, time travel, ship, good versus evil, heroic mission, space wars, master villain, space and aliens, heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 447K
Pacific Rim (2013)
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: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, save the world, destruction, danger, creature, monster, heroic mission, heroes, evil alien, giant, androids and robots, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: tokyo, pacific ocean, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 2199, five years after the Gamilons began an invasion of Earth, the planet has been ravaged by the aliens' bombs. The remnants of humanity have fled underground to escape the irradiated surface. One day, former pilot Susumu Kodai discovers a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, heroic mission, escapades, danger, battles, siege, save the world, space and aliens, space wars, heroes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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