Movies and TV shows like Colony

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Colony (2016)
 7.4
 21K
Colony
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, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: colony, occupation, survival, evil alien, family in danger, resistance, rebellion, imaginary, rebelliousness, couple relations, parents and children, deadly, intruder, alien invasion, danger, escapades, space and aliens, collaborator, couples, family relations
Time: future
Place: california, usa, los angeles

Most similar movies to Colony

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and futuristic films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, adventure, space and aliens and rivalry mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Colony: Falling Skies (2011), Stargate: Atlantis (2004), Star Trek: Enterprise (2001), Revolution (2012), V (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.2
 81K
Falling Skies
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, alien invasion, resistance, alien encounter, heroes, vestiges of humanity, survival, danger, adventure, gunfight, apocalypse, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Stargate: Atlantis
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, serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, benign alien, adventure, evil alien, scientist, military, ancient mystery, lost city, escapades, survival, technology, alien planet ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
Star Trek: Enterprise
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, alien encounter, spacecraft, adventure, outer space, star trek, escapades, space exploration, adventurer, danger, alien planet, intelligence ...
Time: 22nd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance of military forces prepares a daring attack on ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, twists and turns, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, evil alien, adventure, distant planet, alien encounter, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, space war, alien invasion, martian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   100%
 
 6.7
 77K
Revolution
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: twists and turns, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: adventure, future dystopia, society, survival, mystery, friendship, dictatorship, fate of humanity, danger, apocalypse, nanotechnology, group of strangers ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
 7.9
 12K
V
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, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, adventure, resistance, human versus alien, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission, danger, escapades, journalism, cover-up, underground ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
Star Trek: Voyager
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, star trek, alien encounter, allies, evil alien, adventure, hopes, heroic mission, danger, rivalry, outer space ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   38%
 
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
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, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, terminator, man versus machine, heroes, fugitives, changing the past or future, danger, parents and children, computer system, unstoppable, fate of humanity, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
The Bionic Woman
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, superheroine, female protagonist, secret identity, danger, investigation, escapades, teacher student relationship, spy, teacher ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
 6.8
 21K
Dominion
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, danger, soldier, rebelliousness, battles, fate of humanity, deadly, escapades, master warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
Fear the Walking Dead
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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, zombie apocalypse, chaos, gory, danger, life is a bitch, social decay, parents and children, family in danger, family relations, human nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
Battlestar Galactica
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, outer space, androids and robots, adventure, soldier, cult, chase, on the run, rescue, survival, officers and cadets, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
 7.0
 18K
Intelligence
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, heroes, computers and web, life risking, hi-tech, espionage, secret agents, inventions and discoveries, fellow agent, friendship, working undercover, computer system ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
The Tomorrow People
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, teleportation, young heroes, youth, friendship, danger, rivalry, track down, chases and races, escapades, mind control, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
 8.4
 75K
Stargate SG-1
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The story of Stargate SG-1 begins about a year after the events of the feature film, when the United States government learns that an ancient alien device called the Stargate can access a network of such devices on a multitude of planets. SG-1 is an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, military, space and aliens, alien planet, wormhole, cult, save the world, escapades, heroic mission, rivalry, space travel, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, near future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
 7.0
 37K
Defiance
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: adventure, alien, interspecies romance, danger, escapades, investigation, enemy, vehicle, force field, humanoid alien, survival, threat ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
 6.8
 50K
V
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: alien encounter, evil alien, heroes, ufo, human versus alien, dishonesty, special agents, investigation, resistance, fbi, danger, uncover truth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
Godzilla 2000
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godzilla saves Tokyo from a flying saucer that transforms into the beast Orga.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: anti heroes, monsters, deadly creature, godzilla, adventure, monster versus monster, weapons, transformation, heroic mission, fight scenes, danger, redemption ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
The Incredible Hulk
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Incredible Hulk is an American television series based on the Marvel Comics character, the Hulk. The series aired on the CBS television network and starred Bill Bixby as David Banner, Lou Ferrigno as the Hulk, and Jack Colvin as Jack McGee. In ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sentimental, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, scientist, uncontrollable, one against many, tough guy, anger, adventure, mutant, danger, false accusation, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, bleak, exciting, suspense, epic ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, betrayal, violence, leader, future dystopia, humanity, virus, genetics, technology, post apocalyptic, scientist ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
 7.1
 22K
Caprica
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set 58 years before Battlestar Galactica, Caprica follows two rival families - the Graystones and the Adamas - as they grow, compete, and thrive in the vibrant world of the peaceful 12 Colonies, living in a society close to our own. Entangled in the ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, family life, danger, alien planet, escapades, sacrifice, computer genius, fate of humanity, outer space, killer robot ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
Space Battleship Yamato
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: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, save the world, spacecraft, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien, space wars, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
V: The Final Battle
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: epic, futuristic, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, resistance, adventure, evil alien, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, space and aliens, alien invasion, alien, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Sixty days on and Rygel is retrieving pieces of John and Aeryn from the sea bed. The Diagnosan re-crystalises them and they start getting to know the local species. Meanwhile, Scorpius and Sikozu are aboard a Peacekeeper Command Carrier on a recon ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, space opera, outer space, master villain, firefly, alien, aliens, cult, heroic mission, weapons, first contact, dialogue ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
 8.0
 256K
The Flash
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, superhuman speed, save the world, good versus evil, speed, save the day, end of the world, time travel, supernatural power, crime fighter, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   33%
 
 8.4
 438K
Lost
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Stripped of everything, the survivors of a horrific plane crash must work together to stay alive. But the island holds many secrets.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, exciting, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: survival, island, plane crash, adventure, destiny, life & death, air disaster, danger, survivor, stranded on an island, stranded, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
Babylon 5: Thirdspace
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan Ivanova discovers a derelict spaceship in hyperspace. They tow it back to Babylon 5, then strange things start happening. People are being telepathically taken over by aliens from another (third)space.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, alien, space opera, outer space, evil alien, space station, aliens, first contact, alternate universe, imaginary, technology, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
 7.8
 161K
The 100
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: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, space station, young heroes, survivor, betrayal, dishonesty, rivalry, against the rules, leadership, crimes, lost, mystery ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   100%
 
 6.8
 75K
Terra Nova
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: danger, family relations, sent to the past, adventure, survival, escapades, existence paradox, mistrust, experiment, fate of humanity, time travel, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistoric times, 22nd century, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
 7.2
 44K
Lost in Space
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, sincere, tense, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: robot, family, alien planet, friendship, spacecraft, crash landing, lost, alien creature, danger, youth, outer space, parents and children ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
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