Movies like The Amazing Captain Nemo

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The Amazing Captain Nemo (1978)
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The Amazing Captain Nemo (1978)
Original name: The Return of Captain Nemo
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Captain Nemo (José Ferrer) is found in suspended animation under the sea and revived by modern-day people in order to battle the King of Atlantis, who is under the control of a fiendish mad scientist (Burgess Meredith).
Style: exciting, tense, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: submarine, underwater, underwater scene, ocean, battles, adventurer, adventure, ocean or sea, swimming, obsessive quest, mad scientist, danger, escapades, disorder, exotic island, love, robot, henchman, fight, terrorist, king, island, scientist, sailor, atlantis ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1860s, year 1978
Place: washington d.c., pacific ocean

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Most similar movies to The Amazing Captain Nemo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, chases and races, adventure, space and aliens and heroic mission mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Amazing Captain Nemo: 30,000 Leagues Under the Sea (2007), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997), Android (1982), On the Beach (2000), Around the World Under the Sea (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
30,000 Leagues Under the Sea (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captain Nemo goes even deeper into insanity in this mesmerizing fantasy tale. Once again at the helm of his fearsome, wildly advanced vessel, the nautical madman endeavors to turn the world above the waves upside down.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: submarine, adventurer, heroes, heroic mission, obsession, obsessive quest, escapades, daring rescue, danger, supernatural, underwater, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, underwater scene, sailor, shipwreck, professor, jules verne, ocean or sea, ocean, obsessive quest, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 2K
Android (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Dr .Daniel and his shy assistant Max lead a quiet life on their space station, carrying out illegal research on androids, until they receive an unwelcome visit from three fugitives one of whom is female. Both Dr. Daniel and Max ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids, space station, escape, spacecraft, runaway, androids and robots, mad scientist, space travel, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, chaos, disorder ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 4K
On the Beach (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The world has finally managed to blow itself up and only Australia has been spared from nuclear destruction and a gigantic wave of radiation is floating in on the breezes. One American sub located in the Pacific has survived and is met with disdain ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, exciting, gloomy ...
Plot: submarine, save the world, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, survival, heroic mission, atomic bomb, race against time, adventure, danger, navy, nuclear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A five man submarine plants sensors around the worlds oceans to monitor for a impending earthquake.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, underwater scene, ocean, ocean or sea, heroes, space and aliens, danger, battle of the sexes, chases and races, escapades, adventure ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Damnation Alley (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A small group of survivors at a military installation who survived World War 3 attempt to drive across the desolate wasteland to where they hope more survivors are living. Hopefully their specially built vehicles will protect them against the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scorpion, motorcycle, nuclear holocaust, danger, desert, on the road, survival, apocalypse, cockroach, post apocalypse, post nuclear, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future, 70s
Place: new york, usa, las vegas, detroit, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Purple Death from Outer Space (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Edited version of the 1940 Universal serial "Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe", released in a syndication package to TV in 1966.
Style: suspenseful, epic, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, superhero, prodigy, evil alien, deadly, benign alien, androids and robots, danger, imaginary, mad scientist, adventure ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Nick Fury: Agent of Shield (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marvel's hard-boiled hero is brought back to fight the menace of Hydra after exiling himself in the Yukon since the end of the Cold War. The children of the former Hydra head, Baron Von Stucker, have taken charge of the terrorist organization. ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, terrorism, fight, terrorist, escapades, heroic mission, danger, undercover, terrorist plot, supernatural power ...
Time: 90s
Place: yukon, canada, berlin germany, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Dark Space (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College friends Devin, Jack, Shelly, Kristy, Shaun, and Flower rent a spacecraft to autopilot them to Centauri Five for a holiday break. Impatient over the rental agency restricting the ship’s speed to 10x, Devin and the others convince Shaun to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, distant planet, running for your life, spaceship crash, space wars, space travel, battles, showdown ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Alien Tracker (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a galaxy far away, alien criminals organize a spectacular prison break. Pursued by their home planet's authorities, their leader Zin decides there's only one place to go: through a wormhole that allows instantaneous travel to Earth. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, track down, disorder, rivalry, government agency, escapades, chases and races, danger, evil alien, escape, space and aliens ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Collision Earth (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A large meteor shower unexpectedly bombards planet Earth. Scientists rush to the scene of the first impact and the race is on to find a solution to save humanity.
Style: tense, disaster movie, psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: meteorite, natural disaster, meteor shower, asteroid, disaster film, scientist, military, race against time, end of the world, apocalypse, humanity in peril, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is a 1960s American science fiction television series based on the 1961 film of the same name. Both were created by Irwin Allen, which enabled the movie's sets, costumes, props, special effects models, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: submarine, ocean, sea monster, cold war, expedition, adventure, danger, adventurer, escapades, heroes, catastrophe, ocean or sea ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Bigfoot Wars (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After the sheriff of the small town of Boggy Creek receives reports of attacks from a vicious beast bearing resemblance to the legendary Sasquatch, he enlists the help of an expert survivalist (The Outsider's C. Thomas Howell) and sets out to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: bigfoot, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, battles, track down, deadly, small town, human versus animal, standoff, rivalry, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Master of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mad genius tries to bomb the world into peace.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jules verne, world domination, inventor, zeppelin, chases and races, mad scientist, prodigy, anti war, obsessive quest, adventure, heroes, chaos ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drama set during World War II where a submarine carrying a secret weapon attempts to stop a planned third atomic bombing of Japan. Based on Harutoshi Fukui's novel Shuusen no Lorelei.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, secret weapon, military, underwater scene, heroic mission, military life, underwater, danger, war, escapades, chaos and mayhem, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: japan, hiroshima japan, pacific ocean, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Teenage Alien Avengers (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alien Arsenal, also released as Alien Weapons, tells the story of two teenage misfits, Ralph and Baxter, who accidentally discover a bizarre vault full of alien weaponry and body armor in the basement of their high school, with which they harness ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, imaginary, misfit, rivalry, superhero, evil alien, escapades, supernatural, heroes, space and aliens, graphic violence, kids in trouble ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Time Chasers (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inventor comes up with a time machine, but must prevent its abuse at the hands of an evil C.E.O.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, sent to the past, chases and races, chase, escapades, save the day, danger, master criminal, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 1950s, 50s ...
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Legend of Dinosaurs and Monster Birds (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Japanese geologist discovers that dinosaurs still exist in caves beneath the surface of a volcanic lake.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, offbeat, scary, serious ...
Plot: dinosaur, chaos, isolation, imaginary, adventure, gory, adventurer, deadly creature, forces of nature, imaginary kingdom, ocean or sea, survival ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genesis II (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A scientist who has been preserved in suspended animation wakes up to find himself in a primitive society in the future.
Style: exciting, thought provoking, serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: rebellion, nasa, cave, suspended animation, race against time, heroes, escapades, society, imaginary, space and aliens, save the world, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 22nd century, 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 639
Tides of War (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the cold, dark waters off North Korea a U.S. Navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster - it's attacked and nearly sunk by an ominous stealth submarine resulting in the deaths of the Executive Officer and the Engineering ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, heroic mission, military life, danger, underwater, survival, leadership, undercover, race against time, government agency, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, asia, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Fantastic Voyage (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The science of miniaturization has been unlocked, and the army has big plans. But when a scientist carrying the secret of the process is injured in a surprise attack, a life-threatening blood clot puts him into a coma. Now, a team of adventurers ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, double agent, space and aliens, laser, coma, rescue, assassination attempt, military, miniaturization, doctor, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Atlantis, the Lost Continent (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Greek Fisherman brings an Atlantean Princess back to her homeland which is the mythical city of Atlantis. He is enslaved for his trouble. The King is being manipulated by an evil sorcerer who is bent on using a natural resource of Atlantis to take ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: space and aliens, slave, princess, atlantis, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, survival, legends and myths, catastrophe, mutant, laser, chaos ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Black Hole (1979)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering near a black hole. The ship is controlled ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, black hole, mad scientist, adventure, astronaut, killer robot, space station, escapades, danger, heroic mission, robot ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Alien Intruder (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the year 2022, a group of convicts sentenced to life in prison are led on a mission into uncharted deep space by Commander Skyler (Williams) to salvage a lost ship. As incentive to go on this dangerous mission, the convicts are given the ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, contests and competitions, supernatural, space and aliens, computer virus, battles, world war two, space travel, alien encounter, rebelliousness, adventure, danger ...
Time: future
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34%
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Encrypt (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 2068, the ozone layer is gone and the world is a wasteland. A band of mercenaries attempt to break into a Estate that is guarded by a automated defence system called "Encrypt" in order to steal priceless artwork.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rivalry, future dystopia, chaos, life is a bitch, androids and robots, escapades, apocalypse, man versus machine, soldier, society, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Journey to the Center of Time (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientists must prove their time travel experiments can produce results, so their funding won't be cut off. They push their equipment, and travel 5000 years into the future, where they encounter aliens who are looking for a planet to colonize.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, save the world, rescue, evil alien, adventure, danger, space and aliens, changing the past or future, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: future, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of archaeologists dig up a human skeleton near the historical monument of STONEHENGE, an ancient piece of machinery hidden beneath the bedrock is discovered. Not knowing what it could be the workers accidentally trigger the mechanism ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, ancient mystery, danger, obsessive quest, chaos, escapades, save the world, race against time, stonehenge, catastrophe, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Mermaids: The Body Found (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story that imagines how these real-world phenomena may be related. In this story, startling amateur video and photographic evidence, as well as additional audio recordings, suggests whales weren’t the only creatures affected by the Navy’s ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic, controversial
Plot: mermaid, legends and myths, science and technology, investigation, inventions and discoveries, obsessive quest, escapades, underwater, underwater scene, uncover truth, conspiracy, computer animation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the backdrop of Earths polluted future a female FBI agent removes Danner, a pleasure android from an asylum in order to coerce him into helping her hunt down the criminal psychopath Plughead. But Plughead who has tangled with Danner before has ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, survival, superhuman powers, fighting crime, escapades, life is a bitch, master villain, imaginary, society, chaos, psychopath ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Red Faction: Origins (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the year 2125, Alec Mason led the Martian Colonies to freedom in the hit action game Red Faction: Guerrilla. Now, Syfy and THQ are teaming up to continue the saga of conflict on Mars 25 years later in an all-new Original Movie, Red Faction: ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, mars, brother sister relationship, survival, space and aliens, soldier, military, abduction, outer space, heroes, father daughter relationship, rebelliousness ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%