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The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007)
 7.4
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The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Sarah Jane Adventures is a British science fiction television series, produced by BBC Cymru Wales for CBBC, created by Russell T Davies and starring Elisabeth Sladen. The programme is a spin-off of the long-running BBC science fiction programme Doctor Who and focuses on the adventures of Sarah Jane Smith, a middle-aged investigative journalist who, in her youth, had numerous adventures across time and space. The series debuted on BBC One with a 60-minute special, entitled "Invasion of the Bane", on 1 January 2007. A full series of ten 25-minute episodes followed, beginning on 24 September 2007. The first series consisted of five two-part stories, and a second series, comprising six two-part stories, began airing on 29 September 2008. A third series, once again comprising six two-part stories to make a total of twelve episodes, with Russell T Davies serving as executive producer, aired from 15 October 2009 to 20 November 2009. The fourth series aired from 11 October 2010. An episode of another spin-off series, Sarah Jane's Alien Files, was shown immediately after each of the first episodes of the stories. Filming for three of six two-part serials planned for the fifth series was completed prior to Elisabeth Sladen's death on 19 April 2011. Although some UK media, including the Sun, reported in early May 2011 that production of the series was to continue, the BBC has stated explicitly that no further episodes will be filmed. The fifth series was broadcast starting 3 October 2011 on Mondays and Tuesdays. It finished just two weeks later on 18 October 2011.
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: alien, young heroes, adventure, space and aliens, youth, heroes, save the world, genetic engineering, danger, heroic mission, benign alien, escapades, time travel, evil alien, teenager, journalist, mission, neighbor, extraterrestrial, sidekick, super computer, doctor who, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and futuristic films and TV series with plots about escapades, danger, space and aliens, adventure, heroes, imaginary and alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Sarah Jane Adventures: Doctor Who (2005), Doctor Who (1963), K-9 (2009), The Tripods (1984), Power Rangers Dino Charge (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, space and aliens, time machine, alien, good versus evil, adventure, save the day, adventurer, heroes, space travel, escapades, journey ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, 2010s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 8.4
 34K
Doctor Who (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The adventures of a Time Lord—a time-travelling humanoid alien known as the Doctor—who explores the universe in his TARDIS, a sentient time-travelling space ship. Its exterior appears as a blue British police box, which was a common sight in ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, benign alien, adventure, escapades, evil alien, earth, good versus evil, race against time, doctor who, time machine, companion, human alien ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 292
K-9 (2009)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 30 min.
Story: K-9 is a British/Australian comedy/adventure series focusing on the adventures of the robot dog K-9 from the television show Doctor Who, achieved by mixing computer animation and live action. The first episode aired as a sneak preview of the series ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, heroes, androids and robots, teenage life, government agency, young heroes, time travel, parallel world, family, escapades, chaos, dog ...
Time: future, near future
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 1K
The Tripods (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Earth has been conquered by an alien race known as the Masters using their giant Tripods. cousins. When humans reach the age of sixteen, they must undergo a process known as capping which places their mind under the control of the conquerors. In ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: mind control, adventure, human spirit, space and aliens, evil alien, alien encounter, good versus evil, on the run, youth, danger, rebelliousness, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Power Rangers Dino Charge (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: On prehistoric Earth, an alien entrusted powerful Energems to 10 dinosaurs, but when the dinosaurs went extinct, the Energems were lost. Now an intergalactic bounty hunter is determined to reclaim the Energems and destroy our planet. A new team of ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, power rangers, save the world, adventure, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, imaginary, partners, rivalry, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 591
Terrahawks (1983)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Gerry Anderson & Christopher Burr's Terrahawks, simply referred to as Terrahawks, was a 1980s British science fiction television series produced by Anderson Burr Pictures and created by the production team of Gerry Anderson and Christopher ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: chaos, rivalry, society, save the world, heroes, adventure, escapades, family, space and aliens, androids and robots, imaginary, master villain ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 7K
Space: 1999 (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Plot: astronaut, space exploration, moon, survival, space travel, ufo, adventure, space and aliens, save the world, future dystopia, danger, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 1990s, year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientist Doctor Who accidentally activates his new invention, the Tardis, a time machine disguised as a police telephone box. Doctor Who, his two grand-daughters, and Barbara's boyfriend Ian are transported through time and space to the planet ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, futuristic, semi serious
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, time machine, spacecraft, evil alien, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, adventure, benign alien ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 1K
Animorphs (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Animorphs is a 26-episode television adaptation made by Nickelodeon of the Scholastic book series of the same name. The series was broadcast from September 1998 to March 2000 in the United States and Canada, and in May 2013, reruns began airing on ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: human becoming an animal, transformation, space and aliens, save the world, battles, unlikely partners, danger, rivalry, partners, benign alien, alien, supernatural power ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
 265
Aquila (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Story: Aquila is a British children's television show which aired on the BBC from 1997 to 1998. An episode was aired once a week, and was based on the story of two boys, Tom Baxter and Geoff Reynolds, who find a spacecraft when digging in a field. It ...
Plot: spacecraft, best friend, friendship between boys, child protagonist, flying machine, british, cave, skeleton, boy, falling into a hole, archeological dig, invisibility ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ultraman: Towards the Future (1990)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ultraman: Towards the Future is a Tokusatsu TV series produced in 1990 in Australia by the South Australian Film Corporation and Japan's Tsuburaya Productions. There were 13 episodes filmed. At the time, Eco-awareness was at a high, and many ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, multicultural
Plot: superhero, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, battles, chaos and mayhem, chaos, supernatural, martial arts, danger, society, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.8
 3K
Arrival II (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Zane Ziminski is found dead five people received envelopes with details of an alien invasion. This group of five includes 3 scientists, Zane's brother Jack, and a reporter. Quickly, the group is down to three and then Jack and Bridget, ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, chases and races, adventure, benign alien, alien encounter, danger, journalism, save the world, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.0
 1K
Voyagers! (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Voyagers! is an American science fiction time travel-based television series that aired on NBC during the 1982–1983 season. The series stars Jon-Erik Hexum and Meeno Peluce.
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, righting the wronged, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, family, heroes, obsessive quest, adventurer, sea disaster, young heroes ...
Time: year 1982
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Tomorrow People (1992)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Tomorrow People are the next stage of human evolution. They can teleport, communicate by telepathy, heal with the power of thought and they are unable to kill or harm any living creature. Aided by a mysterious and ancient spacecraft buried in ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, teleportation, rivalry, evil alien, space and aliens, escapades, adventure, supernatural ability, imaginary, ancient mystery, healing power, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Power Rangers in Space (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The most evil forces of the universe (Rita & Zedd, the Machine Empire and Divatox) have formed an alliance with the monarch of all evil, Dark Specter. With Zordon as his prisoner, Dark Specter will use Zordon's powers to spread evil across ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, escapades, partners, save the world, battles, heroic mission, superhuman powers, young heroes, space and aliens, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 12K
Andromeda (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Andromeda is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, based on unused material by the late Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe, and produced by Roddenberry's widow, Majel Barrett. It starred Kevin ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, adventure, space wars, alien, military, artificial intelligence, heroic mission, genetic engineering, society, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Invasion: Earth (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Invasion: Earth is a BBC science fiction TV series. It was made in collaboration with the Sci Fi Channel, and released in 1998 as six fifty minute episodes.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious
Plot: spacecraft, military, soldier, rivalry, evil alien, alien encounter, gory, save the world, battles, sea disaster, intergalactic, ocean or sea ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A planet is discovered in the same orbit as Earth's but is located on the exact opposite side of the sun, making it not visible from Earth. The European Space Exploration Council decide to send American astronaut Glenn Ross and British ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, offbeat, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: space travel, parallel world, astronaut, trapped in space, heroes, adventure, imaginary, benign alien, escapades, space and aliens, danger, chases and races ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 3K
Flash Gordon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Flash Gordon is an American science fiction television series that debuted on Sci Fi in the United States on August 10, 2007 and continued airing new episodes through February 8, 2008. It has also appeared on the United Kingdom Sci Fi Channel and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, master villain, space and aliens, state affairs, chases and races, adventure, escapades, bounty hunter, partners, rivalry, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Prehistoric Park (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A BBC miniseries about Nigel Marvin's quest to bring the extinct dinosaurs through time to Prehistoric Park.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, colourful, educational
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, escapades, imaginary, animal life, dangerous animal, adventure, danger, extinction, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. (1966)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Doctor Who and his companions are hurled into the future and make a horrifying discovery: the Daleks have conquered Earth! The metal fiends have devastated entire continents and turned the survivors into Robomen.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, time machine, heroic mission, rivalry, save the world, evil alien, alien encounter, race against time, danger, heroes, androids and robots ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Ben 10: Alien Swarm (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben tenison is back in this all new Comedy Central, Movie, Based on the current Alien Force story. Alien swarm picks up with Ben 10 as a full fledged plumber but he's about to leave the ranks to do what he believes is right.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, master villain, escapades, adventure, imaginary, androids and robots, space and aliens, heroes, youth, danger, buddies, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.7
 38K
Torchwood (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. The series is a spin-off from the 2005 revival of the long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who. Torchwood follows the exploits of a small team of alien ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: special agents, homosexual, supernatural, paranormal investigation, heroic mission, investigation, adventure, heroes, team, alien encounter, escapades, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 3K
First Wave (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: First Wave is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that aired from 1998 to 2001 on the Sci-Fi Channel. The show was created by Chris Brancato, who co-wrote an early version of the ...
Style: bleak, exciting, suspenseful, serious, apocalyptic
Plot: alien invasion, alien, adventure, chases and races, criminal heroes, heroes, escapades, dishonesty, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Martian Chronicles (1980)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: An adaptation of the set of Ray Bradbury short stories chronicling the colonisation of Mars.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, allegory
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, nasa, astronaut, time travel, a.i., imaginary, benign alien, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
SGU Stargate Universe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The adventures of a present-day, multinational exploration team traveling on the Ancient spaceship Destiny many billions of light years distant from the Milky Way Galaxy. They evacuated there and are now trying to figure out a way to return to ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space and aliens, technology, human existence, survival, outer space, fear, team, danger, adventure, trapped ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Battlestar Galactica: The Face of the Enemy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 3 min.
Story: The 10 webisodes, entitled "The Face of the Enemy," tell a story that takes place between seasons 4.0 and 4.5 of Battlestar and follow Lt. Gaeta when he is sent off in a Raptor with a handful of strangers and one of them mysteriously dies. ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, race against time, imaginary, adventure, spacecraft, survival, isolation, danger, space and aliens, confined, space opera, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 9K
Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, changing the past or future, clock, heroic mission, rescue, danger, escapades, save the world, regeneration, space and aliens, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.2
 3K
Seven Days (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: "Ever wish you could live your last week all over again? Well, my name's Frank B. Parker, and I do it all the time. I work for a secret government project experimenting in time travel. When things really get screwed up, I'm the guinea ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, ex military, escapades, heroes, imaginary, secret agents, state affairs, space and aliens, hopes, heroic mission, mission gone awry ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
V: The Final Battle (1984)
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: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, resistance, adventure, apocalypse, evil alien, save the world, good versus evil, alien encounter, heroic mission, heroes, chaos, alien invasion ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%