Movies like Independence Day: Resurgence

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Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
 5.2
 173K
Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction.
Style: futuristic, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, entertaining, psychotronic, awful, bad ending, ridiculous
Plot: end of the world, alien civilization, human versus alien, alien, alien invasion, apocalypse, ufo, giant creature, outer space, survival, military, technology, space travel, president, spacecraft, good versus evil, salvation, space battle, rescue attempt, heroism, courage, creature, bravery, chaos, mission ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, africa, paris france, china, london, las vegas, washington d.c. ...

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Most similar movies to Independence Day: Resurgence

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspense, psychotronic and surprise ending films with plots about chase, explosion, destruction, rescue, danger, death and pistol mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Independence Day: Resurgence: Independence Day (1996), Armageddon (1998), Pacific Rim (2013), 2012 (2009), The 5th Wave (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, ufo, evil alien, space and aliens, end of the world, save the world, aliens, spacecraft, alien encounter, alien, first contact ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, new york, mumbai india, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 409K
Armageddon (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: When an asteroid threatens to collide with Earth, NASA honcho Dan Truman determines the only way to stop it is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear bomb. This leads him to renowned driller Harry Stamper, who agrees to helm the dangerous ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disaster movie, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, save the world, natural disaster, astronaut, nasa, space travel, outer space, race against time, self sacrifice, catastrophe, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, paris france, manhattan new york city, pentagon, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 481K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, creature, save the world, robot, evil alien, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, battles, giant, danger, destruction ...
Time: future, year 2017, near future, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean, tokyo, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.8
 365K
2012 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, sentimental, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, catastrophe, tsunami, natural disaster, forces of nature, human existence, vestiges of humanity, foreknowledge, destruction, demolished city, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009, year 2012 ...
Place: rome italy, vatican, china, los angeles, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.2
 105K
The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, alien invasion, adventure, obsessive quest, survival, danger, tsunami, space and aliens, alien, post apocalypse, escapades ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, london, ohio, bangkok thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 419K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti hero, supernatural power, super powers, alien monster, anti heroes, super villain, superhero, tough guy, alien, experiment gone awry, mutation, supervillain ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 21K
Beyond Skyline (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Indonesia, UK, China, Singapore
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Mark Corley storms his way onto an alien spaceship to rescue his estranged son. When the ship crashes in Southeast Asia, he forges an alliance with a band of survivors to take back the planet once and for all.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien, alien monster, giant creature, survival, evolution, brutality, creature, alien abduction, danger, transformation, murder, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: southeast asia, laos, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, post apocalypse, evil alien, survival, heroic mission, danger, alien, save the world, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, society ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After years of increases in the greenhouse effect, havoc is wreaked globally in the form of catastrophic hurricanes, tornadoes, tidal waves, floods and the beginning of a new Ice Age. Paleoclimatologist, Jack Hall tries to warn the world while also ...
Style: futuristic, disaster movie, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, natural disaster, end of the world, apocalypse, scientist, tsunami, forces of nature, climate change, disaster film, global warming, post apocalyptic, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, antarctica, new delhi, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: absurd, suspense, entertaining, surprise ending, cliffhanger ...
Plot: robot, giant robots, man versus machine, knight, end of the world, alien, tough guy, culture clash, transforming robot, artificial intelligence, apocalypse, chaos ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s, year 2017, future
Place: england, tower bridge london, havana cuba, south dakota, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, UK, Thailand
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, surprise ending
Plot: alien planet, space travel, alien, outer space, alien race, mission, government agent, space station, spacecraft, creature, parallel world, trapped in space ...
Time: future, year 1975, 70s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, heroic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, invasion, save the world, battlefield, alien encounter, survival, heroic mission, chaos, battles, alien attack, resistance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, mojave desert, santa monica california, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego ...
Style: comic, reboot, psychotronic, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, teenager, teenage superhero, super powers, costumed hero, mentor, best friend, spider man character, school, teenage life, high school ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., berlin germany, brooklyn new york city, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 681K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, frightening, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, strong female character, outer space, human versus alien, evil alien, deadly creature, survival, space colony, female warrior, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 152K
Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robot, giant robots, teenage girl, extraterrestrial, warrior, teenage hero, robot vs. robot, human versus robot, swat team, transforming robot, machine, alien race ...
Time: 80s, year 1987, 20th century
Place: san francisco, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA, Mexico
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: futuristic, psychotronic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: giant monster, giant creature, robot, monster, alien monster, giant robots, teenage hero, killer robot, human versus monster, alien, creature, army ...
Time: near future
Place: mount fuji, shanghai china, sydney australia, santa monica california, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Style: saga, exciting, stylized, epic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: star wars, outer space, space travel, jedi, fantasy world, adventure, space battle, space wars, good versus evil, heroes, space and aliens, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.7
 7K
Skylines (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When a virus threatens to turn the now earth-dwelling friendly alien hybrids against humans, Captain Rose Corley must lead a team of elite mercenaries on a mission to the alien world in order to save what's left of humanity.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, alien invasion, space battle, alien, space travel, vaccine, mutation, survival, monster, brutality, creature ...
Time: future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 56K
Spectral (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: danger, supernatural, escapades, survival, heroic mission, secret laboratory, military, science, battles, space and aliens, save the world, heroes ...
Time: near future, future
Place: usa, new york, eastern europe, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 156K
Rampage (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching, psychotronic ...
Plot: monster, gorilla, creature feature, mutation, giant monster, animal attack, chase, giant animal, destruction, transformation, rescue, rage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, missouri, illinois, colorado, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.0
 1.3M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, heroic, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, monster, imaginary, teamwork, alien invasion, heroic mission, save the world, transformation, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, russia, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 123K
The Predator (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other ...
Style: exciting, tense, psychotronic, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: alien, predator, hunter, alien monster, massacre, machismo, hunting, warrior, military, alien invasion, fear, space battle ...
Time: 2010s, 20th century
Place: georgia, xian, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 496K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: exciting, comic, psychotronic, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: female warrior, superhero, super powers, space wars, superheroine, female protagonist, alien contact, super strength, good versus evil, supernatural power, superhuman powers, alien civilization ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1989, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, romantic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: distopia, strong female lead, tough girl, chosen one, chase, resistance, good versus evil, fight, survival, danger, rebellion, revolution ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise and the conclusion of the “Star Wars“ sequel trilogy as well as the “Skywalker Saga“.
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: star wars, space travel, space battle, space opera, space wars, outer space, jedi, war, space war, alien civilization, anti heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: futuristic, psychotronic, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: star wars, spacecraft, space travel, space battle, outer space, space opera, totalitarianism, alien, chase, one man army, gambling, smuggler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 9K
Revolt (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of humankind's last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, a U.S. soldier and a French foreign aid worker team up to survive the alien onslaught. Their bond will be tested as they ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, apocalyptic, absurd, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien invasion, murder, desert, resistance, survival, alien, amnesia, post apocalypse, chaos, gunshot, gun shooting, female doctor ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 591K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, space opera, adventure, teamwork, imaginary, teleportation, time paradox, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 242K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, battleship, evil alien, alien encounter, navy, military, ship, ufo, u.s. navy, save the world, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, japan, tokyo, pacific ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 503K
Oblivion (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Jack Harper is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. His existence is ...
Style: futuristic, visually appealing, mind bending, cerebral, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, future dystopia, apocalypse, dystopic future, space and aliens, disorder, clones, resistance, distopia, catastrophe, mysterious character, space travel ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, washington d.c., empire state building manhattan new york city, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%