Movies like Solar Flare

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Solar Flare (2008)
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Solar Flare (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Riley is a math genius who is fascinated by math and the universe; his mom is a woman just trying to...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, bleak, serious, disaster movie
Plot: disaster, save the planet, prodigy, escapades, inventions and discoveries, destiny, laboratory, evil businessman, rivalry, crimes, apocalypse, heroes, save the world, road not taken, gays and lesbians, catastrophe, lesbian, fight, lgbt, stripper, african american, single mother, child prodigy, car chase, train crash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Solar Flare

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and captivating films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, disaster, catastrophe, chases and races and race against time mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Solar Flare: Fall of Hyperion (2008), Seeds of Destruction (2011), MegaFault (2009), Super Eruption (2011), Out of Inferno (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, race against time, space station, escapades, adventure, collision, save the day, meteorite, scientist, society, save the world, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Seeds of Destruction (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the seeds from the original Garden of Eden are carelessly released into today's toxic climate, the plant is transformed by our contaminated environment into a writhing mass of foliage that wreaks havoc over earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ecological disaster, disaster, save the world, forces of nature, chaos, escapades, inventions and discoveries, experiment gone awry, environmentalist, heroes, hapless soldier, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster, forces of nature, race against time, destruction, apocalypse, chaos, adventure, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.8
 704
Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
Plot: time travel, disaster, rescue, adventure, rivalry, catastrophe, escapades, forces of nature, volcano, ocean, lava, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.7
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Out of Inferno (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On the hottest day in 50 years, a serious fire incident happened to a busy commercial tower, a gaggle of fire fighters with an indestructible enthusiasm are going to save lives.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: firefighter, crimes, escapades, society, skyscraper, saving a life, team, partners, office, survival, catastrophe, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.4
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Heat Wave (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a sudden, unexplained rise in local temperatures threatens to turn Los Angeles County into a parched, lifeless desert, one scientist must put her theories to the test in a desperate effort to prevent the catastrophe.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: race against time, heat wave, save the day, catastrophe, forces of nature, escapades, natural disaster, disaster, scientist, crimes, heroes, countdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Path of Destruction (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The movie opens with a faulty nanotechnology experiment that results in a massive, deadly explosion. The company's CEO manages to sidestep blame by framing a meddling young reporter (Katherine), who now holds the only surviving evidence needed ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: catastrophe, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, chaos, technology gone awry, dishonesty, disaster, reporter, nanotechnology, save the day, justice, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The 12 Disasters of Christmas (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just in time for the joyous holiday season, this film connects the ancient Mayan prophecy of worldwide destruction at the end of 2012, and the iconic holiday song, The 12 Days of Christmas. But there is hope: a father learns that his daughter is ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: disaster, christmas, save the world, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, small town, escapades, forces of nature, teenage girl, survival, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Eve of Destruction (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
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Story: Two scientists attempt to discover a new unlimited energy resource, but their experiment is sabotaged by eco-terrorists. A black hole is then formed and could destroy the world ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, save the world, escapades, experiment gone awry, heroes, chaos, black hole, science runs amok, disaster, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Atomic Twister (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When tornadoes hit a nuclear power plant, critically damaging the plant's cooling system, the results could be catastrophic. Atomic Twister, a countdown to disaster, traces an extraordinary day in the lives of small town citizens who ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: tornado, disaster, race against time, heroes, nuclear reactor, nuclear power plant, friends, adventure, escapades, boss and employee, police, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.1
 697
Storm Cell (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A brother and sister are torn apart when their parents die tragically in a tornado. While he moves to Seattle to be away from the memory, she devotes her life to studying storms and weather patterns. When she discovers the threat of a powerful ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hurricane, tornado, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, disaster, rape, save the day, storm, fleeing, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.4
 489
Tornado Valley (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Liz McAdams is haunted by the memories of a tornado that destroyed her home 25 years ago. Now a professional storm tracker, she and her family are in danger once again as another devastating twister rapidly gains momentum. Caught in the path of ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: tornado, disaster, forces of nature, race against time, salvation, storm, natural disaster, catastrophe, adventure, unsupportive spouse, estrangement, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Meteor Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gigantic meteors enters Earth's orbit and begins to disintegrate, showering the entire planet with debris.
Style: exciting, bleak, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, meteor shower, asteroid, apocalypse, space and aliens, earth, race against time, chaos, heroes, adventure, society, bible ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Power of Few (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Spies, cops and armed children cross paths on a day of danger, mystery and possible transformation. Five unusual characters are unknowingly connected to an extraordinary smuggling operation, as religious conspiracy collides with urban crime.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, escapades, mystery, religions or cults, medicine, multiple storylines, collision, graphic violence, society, obsessive quest, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.0
 966
Body Armour (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A burned-out bodyguard is hired to protect the man he hates the most: an international assassin who destroyed his career and ruined his life. Forced to put his personal feelings on hold, the bodyguard must use all his skills and years of experience ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: hitman, assassin, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, bodyguard, gunfight, murder, graphic violence, vengeance, heroes, nightclub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.6
 1K
Meteor Storm (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: San Francisco becomes a target for waves of destructive meteors after a rogue comet orbits around the earth... For astronomer, Michelle Young, what was meant to be a once-in-a-lifetime celestial event, soon turns into her worst nightmare as ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: meteor shower, meteorite, escapades, save the world, apocalypse, space and aliens, extinction, destiny, mother daughter relationship, science, disaster, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
2012: Supernova (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two hundred years ago a supernova exploded somewhere in the Lyra constellation. Now the lethal burst of radiation is headed straight for Earth, and time is swiftly running out. The only thing standing between humanity and complete devastation is ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, save the planet, race against time, heroes, scientist, astronomer, catastrophe, society, disaster, tornado, earthquake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 2K
Supervolcano (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yellowstone is a park, but it's also the deadliest volcano on Earth. Beneath it, a sleeping 'dragon' is stirring. When an earthquake opens a crack for magma to seep through, other warning signs of an eruption start popping up, but ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: natural disaster, disaster, apocalypse, survival, volcano, heroes, race against time, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, escapades, optimism, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Die Fighting (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a team of Shaolin-trained kung fu actors is about to get their break in Hollywood, a mysterious and sadistic Director forces them to run a gauntlet through Los Angeles. The Director films their every move as they prove their prowess by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: battles, martial arts, rivalry, crimes, hollywood, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu, chase, entrapment, heroes, couple relations, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Covert Operation (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter trapped in Asia, is promised his freedom in return for a rescue mission. On his search for the missing British secret service agent, he travels between the border of China and North Korea, where the mission takes a turn for the worst.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: secret agents, soldier, rivalry, undercover, crimes, rescue attempt, escapades, behind enemy lines, plan, military base, bounty hunter, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
End of the World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In End of the World, the fate of humanity lies in the hands of two guys who run a video rental store and are “sci-fi obsessed” movie fans. And who better to save the world, than guys who have seen all the movies and all the “out there” ways ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: apocalypse, disaster, save the world, heroes, forces of nature, adventure, catastrophe, global warming, end of the world, evacuation, survival, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Seattle Superstorm (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An object is shot down over Seattle and the debris begins to effect the local weather ultimately threatening the whole world.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: catastrophe, disaster, save the day, forces of nature, meteorite, soldier, escapades, adventure, save the world, space and aliens, race against time, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.3
 776
Royal Kill (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fearsome warrior from the Kingdom of Samarza arrives in America to assassinate a high school girl. The girl does not know it, but she is the last living heir to the Kingdom. A noble guard arrives in America to protect the young princess.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, hitman, assassination, heir, bodyguard, assassination attempt, crimes, save the princess, mission, female assassin, showdown, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Enemies Among Us (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's not politics as usual, or is it? The governor of Louisiana is about to become the vice-presidential candidate for his party but a murder and an international web spanning from South Africa to Pakistan and North Korea might just get in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, campaign, crimes, political corruption, dishonesty, haunted by the past, politics, rivalry, graphic violence, state affairs, sex, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Apocalypse (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this epic disaster film of faith, a mother and father search for their only child as a giant asteroid headed for Earth triggers a series of apocalyptic events.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, adventure, tornado, escapades, race against time, missing child, parents and children, forces of nature, catastrophe, chaos, asteroid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Tidal Wave: No Escape (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A retired and disgruntled scientist is brought out of retirement to explain why tidal waves are wiping out coastal communities. But is he part of the problem?
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, tsunami, catastrophe, save the planet, escapades, government agency, undercover, mysterious character, heroes, law enforcement, special agents, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.4
 660
Firestorm (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hoping to make a killing on the insurance money, oil refinery owner Wendell Mays decides to burn the place to the ground. His greed endangers the lives of the entire town as the fireball creates a spreading inferno threatens to engulf the entire ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, hospital, firefighting, crimes, police investigation, race against time, law enforcement, chaos, evacuation, fire, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Greetings to the Devil (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former guerrilla is reluctantly drawn into the vengeance scheme of one of his victims.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crimes, rivalry, confined, race against time, forced into action, murder, kidnapping, graphic violence, heroes, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: disaster, forces of nature, apocalypse, rescue, chaos, escapades, climate change, snow, scientist, evacuation, volcano, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe, iceland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Earth's Final Hours (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After dense matter from an imploded white hole hits Earth, the planet's rotation is devastated. A group of government agents must locate a lost satellite network that is the world's only hope for survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, satellite, race against time, government agency, heroes, special agents, dishonesty, escapades, forces of nature, extinction, government agent, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%