Movies like Arrowhead

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Arrowhead (2016)
 4.5
 2K
Arrowhead (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kye is a prisoner of war caught between two armies that he doesn't believe in. When offered an opportunity for freedom, Kye sets out on one last rescue mission only to become stranded when his ship crash lands. Kye soon realises that the deadliest creature on the desert moon is himself.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Plot: alien, stranded, marooned, science, spaceship crash, transformation, signal, survival, pow, distant planet, escape pod, sniper, cave, clones, mutation, hiking, renovation, time dilation, axe, head butt, bound and gagged, shot in the head, human skeleton, gas mask, severed foot ...
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to Arrowhead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspense, serious and suspenseful films with plots about survival, danger, battles, explosion, outer space, chase and death mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Arrowhead: After Earth (2013), The Darkest Dawn (2016), Survivor (2014), Collision Course (2012), Outlander (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 197K
After Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One thousand years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape from Earth, Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, spacecraft, survival, danger, heroic mission, apocalypse, parents and children, human in outer space, young heroes, post apocalypse, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Darkest Dawn (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Evacuated from their home, two teenage sisters unite with fellow survivors and escape London by river to embark on an odyssey across the badlands of Britain.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, sinister
Plot: alien invasion, apocalypse, military, survival, parasite, teenager, alien space craft, found footage, family photograph, cellar, gun, crash ...
Place: london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.0
 2K
Survivor (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During their search for a habitable planet the last living humans crash-land on a barren world, inhabited by bloodthirsty aliens and mysterious post-apocalyptic warriors.
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: survivor, alien encounter, deadly creature, danger, spaceship crash, distant planet, monster, survival, murder, outer space, rivalry, alien planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Collision Course (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kate Parks has spent the past year on tour promoting her book, an in-depth look at the attempted cover up of her husband's death in a plane crash. Now all she wants is to return home to her daughter, 15-year-old Samantha. But when a powerful ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: airplane, widow, mother daughter relationship, fear, pilot, female writer, death, motor, survival, stranded, catastrophe, solar flare ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.2
 74K
Outlander (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the reign of the Vikings, a man from another world crash-lands on Earth, bringing with him an alien predator. The man must fuse his advanced technology with the weaponry of the vikings to fight the monster.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, vikings, alien encounter, viking, ancient, vengeance, norse mythology, alien invasion, battles, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 8th century, future
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 2.6
 195
Wastelander (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic landscape, an ex-soldier wanders in search of his lost home and family. Along the way, he joins a makeshift group of survivors who convince him to lead them through the wasteland. But when a band of pillaging raiders comes ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, serious
Plot: cyborgs, traveler, devastation, punk rocker, post apocalypse, fight, adventure, arizona desert, travel, amnesia, laser
Time: future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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 ⇓
67%
 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 ⇓
67%
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Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, psychotronic, futuristic, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, evil alien, marauder, soldier, alien, spacecraft, space marine, heroes, deadly, survival, space travel, battles ...
Time: 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.4
 1K
Thirst (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of wayward teens at a wilderness boot camp must fight for their lives against the attacks of a ruthless blood-sucking alien. The attacks begin after they discover a strange "orb" in the middle of the desert. With no communication, ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: alien, monster, survival, deadly creature, team, adventure, danger, hunting, attack, supernatural, brutality, shotgun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.7
 1K
Dark Space (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College friends Devin, Jack, Shelly, Kristy, Shaun, and Flower rent a spacecraft to autopilot them to Centauri Five for a holiday break. Impatient over the rental agency restricting the ship’s speed to 10x, Devin and the others convince Shaun to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, distant planet, running for your life, spaceship crash, space wars, space travel, battles, showdown ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
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, bleak, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, desert, nuclear holocaust, exile, dwarf, heroes, rescue, survival, arena, camel, sandstorm, ex-cop ...
Time: future
Place: australia, south australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dark Planet: Rebellion (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Maxim Kammerer fights for his love and freedom. He leads a rebel movement challenging the five greedy rulers. One of the rulers, Strannik, knows how dangerous Maxim can be. He makes up his mind to stop the young man at any cost. The last close fight ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: battles, future dystopia, space wars, survival, heroic mission, human spirit, rebellion, revolution, chases and races, soldier, heroes, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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 ⇓
59%
Android Insurrection (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the distant future high-tech man colonized the world and leaves all the dirty work of an army of androids and robots. Now, somewhere rebelling robots, and a heavily armed special forces, led by Major Fox well to look after things. Locally it is ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: soldier, outer space, save the world, computers and web, imaginary, survival, man versus machine, chaos, technology gone awry, danger, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: mysterious planet, outer space, chaos, survival, alien encounter, danger, space battle, imaginary, deadly creature, apocalypse, escapades, planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
57%
 7.8
 1.2M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, breathtaking, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, culture clash, alien, scientist, space travel, alien planet, adventure, creature, space and aliens, warrior, mysterious planet, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.1
 37K
The Cave (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, survival, deadly creature, diver, danger, supernatural, parasite, mutation, adventure, deadly, confined, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 70s
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.2
 159K
Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, transformation, adventure, superhero, teleportation, imaginary, telekinesis, strong female character, superheroine, save the world, alternate dimension, danger ...
Time: year 2015, year 2014, 2010s, 2000s, year 2007
Place: usa, new york, pentagon, panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 33K
IO (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As a young scientist searches for a way to save a dying Earth, she finds a connection with a man who's racing to catch the last shuttle off the planet.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, thought provoking, exciting, suspense
Plot: survival, distant planet, extinction, exodus, post apocalypse, save the world, colonization, scientist, escape, destruction, science, fate of humanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
53%
 6.9
 46K
Enemy Mine (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, West Germany, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, space and aliens, evil alien, space wars, future dystopia, friendship, racism, stranded, survival, danger, space battle, aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Final Countdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, world war two, adventure, military, heroic mission, airplane, race against time, war, battles, military life, seaport ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: pearl harbor, pacific ocean, hawaii, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien invasion, alien, changing the past or future, invasion, soldier, warrior, evil alien, deja vu, space and aliens, time paradox ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, europe, england, big ben london, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Planet of the Apes (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: slavery, wormhole, future dystopia, astronaut, time travel, space travel, adventure, survival, space station, alternate reality, parallel world, danger ...
Time: future, distant future, 2000s, year 2001, 2020s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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 ⇓
44%
 3.0
 1K
Robotropolis (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Singapore, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of reporters are covering the unveiling of a new facility that is completely maintained by robot prototypes. When one of the robots goes haywire, the reporters find themselves not just reporting on the malfunction, but fighting for their ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: androids and robots, man versus machine, killer robot, adventure, danger, escapades, technology gone awry, disorder, technophobia, chaos, journalism, survival ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
43%
 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 ⇓
42%