Movies and TV shows like Colony

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Colony (2016)
 7.4
 24K
Colony (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In the near future a family must make difficult decisions as they balance staying together with trying to survive. They live in Los Angeles, which has been occupied by a force of outside intruders. While some people have chosen to collaborate with the authorities and benefit from the new order, others have rebelled — and suffer the consequences.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: alien invasion, evil alien, occupation, rebellion, family in danger, survival, imaginary, resistance, parents and children, intruder, rebelliousness, couple relations, colony, deadly, danger, family relations, collaborator, escapades, space and aliens, couples
Time: future
Place: california, usa, los angeles

Most similar movies to Colony

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and futuristic films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, imaginary and evil alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Colony: Falling Skies (2011), Stargate: Atlantis (2004), V (1983), The 100 (2014), Revolution (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 82K
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, vestiges of humanity, danger, ufo, alien invasion, apocalypse, heroes, resistance, survival, alien encounter, gunfight, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Stargate: Atlantis (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: With the Ancients' city of Atlantis discovered in the Pegasus Galaxy by Stargate Command, Dr. Elizabeth Weir and Major Sheppard lead a scientific expedition to the ancient abandoned city. Once there, the team not only find themselves unable to ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, ancient mystery, scientist, adventure, evil alien, parallel world, legends and myths, fate of humanity, benign alien, save the world ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: resistance, evil alien, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, adventure, save the world, cover-up, alien encounter, heroic mission, danger, escapades, journalism ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 170K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, leadership, danger, space station, young heroes, rivalry, betrayal, against the rules, rebellion, youth, post apocalypse, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 78K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized ...
Plot: future dystopia, survival, apocalypse, adventure, fate of humanity, chaos, society, chases and races, danger, escapades, parents and children, heroes ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: futuristic, epic, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resistance, alien invasion, alien, good versus evil, adventure, evil alien, visitor, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 2K
Dark Skies (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dark Skies is an American UFO conspiracy theory-based sci-fi television series that aired from the 1996 to 1997 season for 18 episodes, plus a two-hour pilot episode. The success of The X-Files on Fox proved there was an audience for science fiction ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, mind bending
Plot: alien invasion, alien, ufo, evil alien, mystery, government agency, conspiracy theory, dishonesty, space and aliens, undercover, uncover truth, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 38K
Defiance (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, adventure, danger, escapades, survival, interspecies romance, enemy, law enforcement, mayor, ex military, force field, humanoid alien ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Star Trek: Enterprise is a science fiction TV series and a prequel to the original Star Trek set 100 years before. The series premiered September 26, 2001 on the UPN television network with the final episode airing on May 13, 2005. The series takes ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, star trek, space exploration, alien planet, alien encounter, adventure, teleportation, escapades, adventurer, danger ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Bionic Woman (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, androids and robots, secret identity, danger, investigation, escapades, government agency, chases and races, superheroine, undercover, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, bleak, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, parents and children, danger, life is a bitch, family relations, survival, zombie apocalypse, social decay, family in danger, gory, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 51K
V (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009 to March 15, 2011. A remake of the 1983 miniseries created by Kenneth Johnson, the new series chronicles the arrival on Earth of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, ufo, dishonesty, danger, fbi, uncover truth, special agents, family relations, spacecraft, world domination, heroes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of a UNSC military academy, a group of highborn cadets are training to be the next generation of soldiers in the UNSC’s ongoing war with insurrectionists in the outer colonial planets. Among these cadets, Thomas Lasky ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, video game, distant planet, invasion, military, soldier, battles, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 9K
V (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Once again, Earth is the battleground. But now the aliens whose human guise hides their true reptilian natures are wiser. They believe the secret to their survival on Earth lies in the DNA of the newly born half-human, half-spaceling Starchild. But ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, evil alien, danger, adventure, space and aliens, save the world, destiny, dishonesty, escapades, chaos ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Plot: outer space, deadly creature, distant planet, evil alien, space battle, exploration, survival, alien encounter, danger, deadly, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 5K
Threshold (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Threshold was a science fiction drama television series that first aired on CBS in September 2005. Produced by Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer and David Heyman, the series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric
Plot: evil alien, top secret, alien invasion, infected, government agency, investigation, alien encounter, danger, heroes, contact, government facility, genetically altered ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 22K
Dominion (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dominion is an epic supernatural drama set in the near future. Specifically, 25 years after "The Extinction War," when an army of lower angels, assembled by the archangel Gabriel, waged war against mankind. The archangel Michael, turning ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, supernatural, good versus evil, save the world, chaos, future dystopia, god or devil, danger, fate of humanity, soldier, vestiges of humanity, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series picks up four years after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day with John and Sarah Connor trying to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, changing the past or future, terminator, escapades, man versus machine, heroes, based on movie, danger, parents and children, computer system, unstoppable, fate of humanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Halo: Nightfall (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Taking place between the events of Halo 4 and Halo 5: Guardians, Halo: Nightfall follows the origin story of legendary manhunter Jameson Locke (Mike Colter) and his team as they are caught in a horrific terrorist attack while investigating terrorist ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, imaginary, distant planet, soldier, terrorist attack, investigation, survival, terrorism, danger, heroes, military, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 3K
First Wave (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak
Plot: alien invasion, alien, space and aliens, criminal heroes, adventure, evil alien, alien encounter, chases and races, danger, dishonesty, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Star Trek: Voyager (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Pulled to the far side of the galaxy, where the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a Starfleet ship must cooperate with Maquis rebels to find a way home.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, evil alien, star trek, getting home, outer space, hologram, alien encounter, adventure, teleportation, allies, time warp ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, Primeval: New World follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal anomalies and battles both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, based on british tv series
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, imaginary, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, deadly creature, bird attack, monster, sea monster
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, colourful
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, adventure, animal life, imaginary, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, experiment gone awry, extinction, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 515
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Night Man is an American action/adventure/sci-fi series that aired in syndication from September 15, 1997 to May 17, 1999. The series is loosely based on a comic book published by Malibu Comics and was created by Steve Englehart and developed for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, jazz, adventure, superhuman powers, fighting crime, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, policewoman, saxophone ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
War of the Worlds (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: War of the Worlds is a Canadian/American science-fiction television series that ran for two seasons, from October 10, 1988 to May 14, 1990. The series is an extension of the original 1953 film The War of the Worlds, using the same War Machine, often ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, save the world, survival, adventure, future dystopia, battles, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 1K
Ice Quake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As the permafrost melts in Alaska, underground rivers of volatile liquid methane form which sets off a series of devastating earthquakes. Forced apart by this violent occurrence, one family must find each other during the holidays and work to stop ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, save the world, survival, danger, escapades, heroes, daring rescue, race against time, family in danger, deadly, geologist, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 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, evil alien, adventure, young heroes, save the world, rebelliousness, alien encounter, good versus evil, danger, heroes, space and aliens, on the run ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 129
Freedom (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Freedom is a short-lived 2000 American science fiction television show on the UPN network. There were 12 episodes filmed but only 7 were aired in the US. Some episodes were further aired internationally, and the full series is still occasionally ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting
Plot: rebelliousness, heroic mission, partners, rebellion, state affairs, revolution, righting the wronged, danger, heroes, society, renegades, military ...
Time: 90s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance is an online series that aims to fill in the gaps between seasons two and three of the Re-imagined Series. The webisodes can be viewed through the official web portal at Syfy.com. The webisode series was written ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resistance, adventure, space and aliens, betrayal, space wars, wartime life, danger, dishonesty, escapades, heroes, imaginary, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth.
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, androids and robots, outer space, apocalypse, space and aliens, on the run, spacecraft, space opera, rescue, survival, military ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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