Movies like Turbo Kid

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Turbo Kid (2015)
 6.7
 26K
Turbo Kid (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.
Style: futuristic, stylized, harsh, absurd, bloody, nostalgic, humorous, cult film, macabre, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: post apocalypse, superhero, robot, gang, childhood trauma, violence, friendship, teenage hero, gore, distopia, adventure, mad scientist, transformation, dinosaur, loneliness, water, torture, coming of age, immaturity, female director, splatter, weapons, gory, apocalypse, childhood ...
Time: year 1997, 80s, future
Place: new jersey

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Most similar movies to Turbo Kid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, cult film, humorous and visually appealing films with plots about violence, dialogue, danger, weapons, transformation, mentor and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Turbo Kid: Zombieland (2009), Cherry 2000 (1987), The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989), Steel Dawn (1987), Tank Girl (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 514K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, dark humor, absurd, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, danger, road trip, plague, chaos and mayhem, parody, chaos, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, hollywood star, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 9K
Cherry 2000 (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When successful businessman Sam Treadwell finds that his android wife, Cherry model 2000 has blown a fuse, he hires sexy renegade tracker E. Johnson to find her exact duplicate. But as their journey to replace his perfect mate leads them into the ...
Style: futuristic, witty, serious, exciting, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, post apocalypse, spy, androids, androids and robots, apocalypse, adventure, distopia, save the world, a.i., chaos, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, year 2017, 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Toxic Avenger is lured to Tokyo, Japan by the evil corporation Apocalypse Inc. So while the Toxic Avenger is fighting crime in Tokyo, Apocalypse Inc. spread evil in Tromaville.
Style: cult film, humorous, not serious, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, superhero, mutant, gore, gory, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, rivalry, social misfits, misfit, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, tokyo, japan, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Toxie finds he has nothing to do as a superhero, as he has ridden his city of evil. So he decides to go to work for a major corporation, which he discovers may be the evilest of all his adversaries.
Style: humorous, rough, offbeat, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, superhero, camp, gore, satire, escapades, supernatural, disorder, toxic, gory, experiment gone awry, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.2
 5K
Steel Dawn (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, whimsical ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, post apocalypse, martial arts, heroes, survival, adventure, vengeance, chaos, against the odds, chaos and mayhem, destiny, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 30K
Tank Girl (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Based on the British cult comic-strip, our tank-riding anti-heroine fights a mega-corporation, which controls the world's water supply.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: desert, future dystopia, female fighter, save the world, female warrior, female protagonist, chaos, danger, good versus evil, chases and races, society, master villain ...
Time: future, 2030s, near future, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, back from the dead, prom, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti hero, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.0
 888K
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, dark humor, comic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, anti hero, superhuman powers, revenge, anti heroes, dark hero, mutant, supernatural ability, imaginary, immortality, self healing, weapons ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Toxic Avenger (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Tromaville has a monstrous new hero. The Toxic Avenger is born when mop boy Melvin Junko falls into a vat of toxic waste. Now evildoers will have a lot to lose.
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: toxic, anti heroes, superhero, parody, anti hero, satire, corruption, graphic violence, hit and run, rejection, superhero spoof, disfigured face ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 3K
Dollman (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is a traveller from outer space who is forced to land on Earth. Though regular sized on his home planet, he is doll-sized here on Earth, as are the enemy forces who have landed as well. While Brick enlists the help of an impoverished ...
Style: rough, humorous, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, space travel, violence, spacecraft, chaos and mayhem, friendship, heist, gangsters, fighting crime, crimes, heroes, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: space travel, adventure, future dystopia, danger, bounty hunter, survival, daring rescue, rescue, woman in danger, heroic mission, battles, race against time ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 178K
Waterworld (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They escape, along with her young charge, Enola, and sail off aboard his ship. ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, post apocalypse, adventure, post apocalyptic, ocean, rescue, dystopic future, future dystopia, sailing, sailboat, ocean or sea ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Attack on Titan: Part 1 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 100 years ago, titans suddenly appeared on Earth. Soon, human civilization veered on collapse due to the titans. Humans then built a giant wall to defend themselves. Within the giant walls, humans lived in peace, but, 100 years later, the giant wall ...
Style: macabre, talky, stylized, intense, visually appealing ...
Plot: monster, mutation, vengeance, post apocalypse, extinction, fight scenes, justice, live action, giant, violence, visceral, violent ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.2
 5K
Future World (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young boy searches a future world wasteland for a rumored cure for his dying mother.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: post apocalypse, brutality, danger, robot, androids, family, mother son relationship, life is a bitch, catastrophe, biohazard, massacre, man punches a woman ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection.
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, rescue, swamp, supernatural, master villain, goofy hero, escapades, danger, deadly creature, fighting crime, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mad Max becomes a pawn in a decadent oasis of a technological society, and when exiled, becomes the deliverer of a colony of children.
Style: futuristic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, post apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, distopia, heroes, rescue, exile, dwarf, camel, arena, sandstorm, ex-cop ...
Time: future
Place: australia, sydney australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, save the world, spacecraft, space travel, creature, adventure, superhero, anti heroes, imaginary, teamwork, space and aliens ...
Time: future, year 1988, 2010s, year 2014, 80s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the other scraggly defendants of a fuel-depot encampment are the bizarre ...
Style: cult film, bleak, stylized, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, survivor, gang, chases and races, survival, truck, boomerang, anti hero, anti heroes, chase, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: australia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 6.8
 51K
Logan's Run (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: All citizens get a chance of being 'renewed' in a Civic Ceremony at their 30th birthday, unless they run and escape before their time comes.
Style: cult film, futuristic, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: totalitarianism, utopia, apocalypse, chase, distopia, post apocalypse, robot, runaway, on the run, fighting the system, laser, murder ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: washington d.c., usa, u.s. capitol building, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.9
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, bio weapon, save the world, danger, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, year 1992, near future, 1990s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Barry is a talented mechanic and family man whose life is torn apart on the eve of a zombie apocalypse. His sister, Brooke, is kidnapped by a sinister team of gas-mask wearing soldiers & experimented on by a psychotic doctor. While Brooke plans ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, road movie, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, imaginary, danger, chases and races, chaos, virus, murder, disease, on the road ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, island, child spy, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, good versus evil, secret agents, heroes, genetic engineering, scientist, villain ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Attack the Block (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.
Style: humorous, exciting, absurd, bleak, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: gang, alien encounter, deadly creature, monster, chase, teenage life, danger, meteor, meteorite, profanity, race, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China, Canada, Denmark, Germany, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After supervillain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his ...
Style: entertaining, psychotronic, humorous, nostalgic, ridiculous ...
Plot: ninja, turtle, sibling relationship, anthropomorphic animal, mad scientist, rat, transformation, superhero, mentor, friendship, martial arts, anthropomorphism ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cutie Honey: Live Action (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Honey's uncle gets kidnapped by the evil criminal gang known as "Panther Claw," she must use her magical powers of transformation (fueled by love) to save him. Meanwhile the same crime group has been responsible for a number of ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroic mission, vengeance, danger, crimes, chases and races, gang, female fighter, transformation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Canada, UK, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, future dystopia, apocalypse, good versus evil, survival, undead, biohazard, distopia, deadly virus, infected, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, japan, tokyo, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 44K
Bad Taste (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A team from the intergalactic fast food chain Crumb's Crunchy Delights descends on Earth, planning to make human flesh the newest taste sensation. After they wipe out the New Zealand town Kaihoro, the country's Astro-Investigation and ...
Style: cult film, humorous, scary, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: collector, gore, small town, anti hero, cannibalism, anti heroes, fast food, chainsaw, testosterone, gory, profanity, missing person ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Night of the Comet (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of cannibal mutants. With the help of a friendly truck driver, the girls save the earth from a villainous ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, post apocalypse, end of the world, mad scientist, chaos, save the world, danger, comet, catastrophe, chase, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 11K
Returner (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists the reluctant aid of skilled Tokyo gunman, named Miyamoto (Takeshi ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tech noir, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, ufo, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, changing the past or future, escapades, imaginary, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, exciting, stylized, futuristic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, outer space, good versus evil, space travel, space wars, battles, hitman, heroic mission, space and aliens, save the world, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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