Movies like The Phantom Planet

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The Phantom Planet (1961)
 3.7
 3K
The Phantom Planet (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After an invisible asteroid draws an astronaut and his ship to its surface, he is miniaturized by the phantom planet's exotic atmosphere.
Style: suspense, humorous, futuristic, semi serious, psychotronic, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: space and aliens, space travel, spacesuit, shrinking, monster, moon, asteroid, star wars, space adventure, survival, adventure, ship, heroes, supernatural, misfit, rescue, save the world, dangerous animal, leadership, escapades, rivalry, alien encounter, race against time, benign alien, deadly creature ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to The Phantom Planet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, futuristic and serious films with plots about space and aliens, danger, escapades, space travel, imaginary, adventure and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Phantom Planet: Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965), Battlestar Galactica (1978), Precious Find (1996), AE: Apocalypse Earth (2013), Battle Beyond the Stars (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In 2020, after the colonization of the moon, the spaceships Vega, Sirius and Capella are launched from Lunar Station 7. They are to explore Venus under the command of Professor Hartman, but an asteroid collides and explodes Capella. The leader ship ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: space and aliens, dinosaur, space exploration, monster, astronaut, robot, pterodactyl, venus the planet, prehistoric animal, spacesuit, venus, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 6th Godzilla movie, mysterious aliens from the Planet X ask earth's people to help them save their world from the dreaded Ghidorah (aka "Monster Zero") by letting them "borrow" Godzilla and Rodan. Monster mayhem ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, giant monster, monster, alien invasion, ufo, alien, evil alien, distopia, spacesuit, astronaut, space exploration, impossible love ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, androids and robots, military, survival, save the world, adventure, rescue, man versus machine, good versus evil, against the odds, apocalypse, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.6
 598
Precious Find (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 2049. 200 years after the great Californian goldrush. The new generation of gold diggers are just as full of gold fever as their ancestors.
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: moon, space travel, misfit, adventure, partners, rivalry, space and aliens, disorder, gambling, heroic mission, alien encounter, evil alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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AE: Apocalypse Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of refugees from Earth land on an exotic planet, where they must fight ruthless aliens to survive.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mysterious planet, space battle, chaos, survival, alien encounter, deadly creature, apocalypse, escapades, planet, evil alien, distopia, alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
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, stylized, futuristic, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: space opera, good versus evil, space travel, alien, adventure, vengeance, death, robot, mercenary, spacecraft, space battle, space adventure ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space adventure, time travel, space opera, astronaut, steampunk, superhero, distopia, space wars, escapades, rivalry, space and aliens, master warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Alien Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An astronaut doctor Ivan Hood and his fellow astronaut Kelly return from their mission in space to find the world has been taken over by aliens. Now Dr. Ivan Hood and Kelly must lead a revolution to free the human slaves from their alien masters.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, space and aliens, save the world, chaos, heroic mission, alien encounter, rivalry, adventure, future dystopia, space travel, rebelliousness, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Space Raiders (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, futuristic, cult film
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space pirate, evil alien, pirate, spacecraft, apocalypse, space wars, space and aliens, alien, space adventure, star wars, space opera, exploitation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Star Trek: Of Gods and Men (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 2306… 12 years ago, Captain Kirk was swept away by the Nexus. One year later, Commander Scott was reported missing along with the USS Jenolen. The remaining USS Enterprise crew have split. Captain Spock and Doctor McCoy are on ...
Style: psychotronic, intellectual, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Plot: star trek, space opera, space wars, space travel, good versus evil, spacecraft, surrealism, alien race, benign alien, adventure, alien species, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Women of the Prehistoric Planet (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A space ship crash lands on the third planet of a distant solar system, killing all hands except for a young boy named Tang. The rescue ship arrives some 20 years later. One of the crew, a girl named Linda meets Tang and falls in love with him. They ...
Style: serious, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, pluto, exploitation, star wars, spacesuit, interracial relations, distant planet, time machine, spacecraft, survival, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful, splatter
Plot: escapades, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, space and aliens, chaos, heroes, alien encounter, space travel, alien, monster, extraterrestrial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A groups of astronauts crash-land on Venus and find themselves on the wrong side of a group of Venusian women when they kill a monster that is worshipped by them.
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, spacesuit, lava, venus the planet, venus, monster, sorority, matriarchy, exploitation, space station, space exploration, pterodactyl ...
Time: stone age, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers (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: futuristic, light, stylized, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space opera, space battle, adventure, save the world, parallel universe, alien, fantasy world, space wars, society, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women makes an emergency landing on a planet plagued with a fatal disease, but are captured by dictator Overdog. Adventurer Wolff goes there to rescue them and meets Niki, the only Earthling left from a medical expedition. Combining their ...
Style: intense, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: space opera, space travel, post apocalypse, adventure, survival, future dystopia, space and aliens, distopia, alien, monster, bounty hunter, maze ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century is an American science fiction adventure television series produced by Universal Studios. The series ran for two seasons between 1979–1981, and the feature-length pilot episode for the series was released as a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, touching, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, time travel, space opera, good versus evil, astronaut, space travel, fighting crime, survival, save the world, a.i., adventure, adventurer ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
 17K
Wing Commander (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, USA
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, humorous, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space opera, space and aliens, alien, heroes, heroic mission, save the world, spacecraft, video game, space travel, alien encounter, military ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last Starfighter (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test. He was recruited to join the team of best Starfighters to defend their world from the ...
Style: exciting, light, entertaining, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: alien, adventure, space travel, teenager, alien contact, space opera, space and aliens, heroic mission, battles, childhood, human in outer space, family ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, supernatural, chaos, alien encounter, space travel, monster, evil alien, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ben 10: Race Against Time (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: "Ben 10: Race Against Time" has Ben back in his hometown of Bellwood. Even though he's back in school and leaving his hero adventures behind him, it seems that Ben will be facing his greatest challenge yet.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, race against time, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, master villain, androids and robots, rescue, rivalry, superhuman powers, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Bloodsuckers (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intergalactic vampire hunters. "Buffy" meets "Star Trek" in a "Mad Max" world.
Style: serious, stylized, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, save the world, heroic mission, rivalry, race against time, deadly creature, rescue, leadership, chase, supernatural being, terror ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, epic, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, star trek, space and aliens, space wars, adventure, self sacrifice, heroic mission, team, alien, teamwork, mission ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Space Mutiny (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pilot is the only hope to stop the mutiny of a spacecraft by its security crew, who plot to sell the crew of the ship into slavery.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, spacecraft, battles, exploitation, star wars, monster, woman with a gun, lieutenant, mutiny, dancing, burned alive, corruption ...
Time: future
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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They Came from Beyond Space (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists are possessed by an alien force when they investigate a meteor shower in a rural field.
Style: suspense, scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, zombie, invasion, alien invasion, moon base, farm, plague, possession, distant planet, moon, spacecraft, benign alien ...
Place: kansas, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny ...
Style: futuristic, absurd, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, military, alien invasion, space wars, evil alien, space and aliens, marauder, spacecraft, soldier, space marine, battles, space travel ...
Time: 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Planet of the Vampires (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the near future the two spaceships Argos and Galliot are sent to investigate the mysterious planet Aura. As the Galliot lands on the planet her crew suddenly go berserk and attack each other. The strange event passes, but the crew soon discovers ...
Style: gothic, suspense, macabre, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, alien, space adventure, missing person, monster, space travel, mysterious planet, space opera, space exploration, spacecraft, murder, alien abduction ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Teenage Space Vampires (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Romania, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bill, a high school student and avid horror movie fan, witnesses a UFO flying over his town. When the ship lands the next day, Bill and a team from SETI discover that the alien is a strange vampire creature who wants to cast the Earth into darkness ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, alien encounter, small town, heroic mission, small town life, teenage life, rescue, escapades, space and aliens, evil alien, deadly creature, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.6
 2K
Mammoth (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater Louisiana, a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof of the local Natural History Museum. The meteor is actually a spaceship containing an alien life form which animates ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: museum, save the world, supernatural, adventure, alien encounter, rescue, race against time, dangerous animal, survival, escapades, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: prehistoric times, 21st century, prehistory, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.1
 785
Crimson Force (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, futuristic
Plot: mars, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, escapades, rivalry, space wars, alien encounter, chaos, space travel, martian, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
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John Carter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and ...
Style: epic, exciting, fairy tale, entertaining, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: mars, adventure, alien, monster, space travel, heroic mission, mysterious planet, distant planet, imaginary kingdom, battles, steampunk, save the day ...
Time: future, 19th century, 1860s, 1870s
Place: virginia, arizona, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%