Movies like How It Ends 2016

If you like "How It Ends" you are looking for movies about / with outer space, time, earth, evolution, fish, rocket and environmentalism themes of Action, Drama and Fantasy genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
How It Ends (2016)
 5.0
 22
How It Ends (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gobinon is the story of two people who are in love in the modern world. Peter is a graphic novelist working on a story called 'the Janitor', a futuristic science fiction He constantly takes his own relationship with Rachel as inspiration to his novel. Rachel is a biologist, who discovers a fish called 'Gobinon' in the Midwest waters of a small town. Gobinon seem to have water cleansing effect to the water around them, and Rachel further more receives offers from prestigious scientific communities to travel and study the fish. Then Rachel discovers that she is pregnant with Peter's child, and her decision becomes ever more weighted. Gobinon is the story of divergent dreams among a couple who are deeply in love.
Plot: outer space, time, earth, evolution, fish, rocket, environmentalism, sex, dream
Place: midwest

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to How It Ends

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, psychological, cerebral and philosophical films with plots about sex, female nudity, dream, surrealism, catastrophe, creativity and outer space mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Romance genres. Some movies like How It Ends: The Time Traveler's Wife (2009), Real Life (2004), Black Lolita (1975), Waking Up (2010), The Cosmonaut (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, true love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, disappearance, impossible love, time paradox, time traveler, age difference, existence paradox, tragic love ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, year 1995, 2000s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 249
Real Life (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Greece, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Aris, 27 years old, returns home after a long journey... His mother, an eccentric and lonely woman lives together with her secretary, Sylvia and her loyal gardener mute Christos. Her house is famous not only for its view in Acropolis but also for ...
Plot: gardener, drugs, female nudity, sex, pubic hair, secret, blood, male nudity, childhood memory, fish, gay, nightclub
Place: athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.7
 47
Black Lolita (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A singer returns to her hometown and puts together a team of fighters to go after local gangsters.
Plot: revenge, sex, gangster, sexploitation, female nudity, african american
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.6
 14
Waking Up (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martin Brown (Jeremy Curran), who dreams he's traveling backwards through time, attempts to fix his relationship with his recently deceased wife, Jennifer (Amy Burke). His best friend (John Wood), his co-worker (Jørgen Pedersen), even his new ...
Plot: student, dream, classroom, nightmare, psychologist, art, time travel, anniversary, sunrise, picnic, park, proposal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 766
The Cosmonaut (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, Latvia, Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What if you got back home... and there was nobody there? In 1975, the first Russian cosmonaut on the Moon is unable to make his way back and is declared missing in Space...
Style: serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: ghost, outer space, space and aliens, mystery, imaginary, supernatural, missing person, moon landing, astronaut, alone, cosmonaut, dream ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Insatiable Wives (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Donna is unfulfilled. In an unsatisfying marriage, Donna finds herself fantasizing about her sultry friends' lovers.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: blue panties, striptease, sex, bare breasts, panties, female nudity, thong panties, sexploitation, girl in panties, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.7
 738
Germ (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The military's attempt to shoot down an orbiting satellite unleashes a space-borne epidemic on a remote, small town. Deputy Max Brody and his girlfriend Brooke must battle their way through an army of infected townsfolk and soldiers as they ...
Plot: zombie, infection, outer space, male female relationship, zombie attack
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Deviant (0000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: In a dystopian future where humanity has been genetically engineered and formed into the Perfect Society, anyone who is born outside of what is considered normal is labeled a Deviant and sent to the Deviancy Commission to be rehabilitated. If they ...
Style: psychological
Plot: outer space, introvert, dream, memory, robot, genetic engineering
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
Death Takes a Holiday (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Death takes a human form and visits Earth to try to find out why humans want so desperately to cling to life. He unexpectedly falls in love with a beautiful young woman.
Plot: opposites attract, understanding, bikini, friendship, fear, death, love, earth, surrealism, identity, daughter
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Emmanuelle's Magic (1993)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Emmanuelle and her friend Coco visit a friend whose sculptor husband is infatuated with one of his plaster creations. Emmanuelle uses her magic to get him interested again, jump starting their love life. Later, Emmanuelle, Coco and Coco's ...
Plot: lesbianism, phallus, orgy, caught having sex, airplane, bisexual woman, emmanuelle, lesbian threesome, female protagonist, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, magical potion ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When the initial Cylon attack against the Twelve Colonies fails to achieve complete extermination of human life as planned, twin Number Ones (Cavils) embedded on Galactica and Caprica must improvise to destroy the human survivors.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vengeance, space travel, androids and robots, man versus machine, good versus evil, battles, space wars, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary, human existence, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 76K
Solaris (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A troubled psychologist is sent to investigate the crew of an isolated research station orbiting a bizarre planet.
Style: futuristic, psychological, surreal, mind bending, enigmatic ...
Plot: space station, space travel, space and aliens, astronaut, outer space, mysterious planet, spacecraft, back from the dead, mystery, paranormal activity, obsession, psychologist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Psychotropica (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A confused and tormented young man (known only as 'The Patient') relates his dreams and memories to a mysterious and sadistic doctor. As The Patient dives deeper into his mental landscape he discovers a shocking truth.
Plot: female nudity, human experimentation, blood, retro, male nudity, surrealism, violence, drugs, sex, murder, incest, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 3K
Thrashin' (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Corey and his band of skater buddies sometimes make mischief, but they're more interested in girls and having fun on their boards than in getting into any real trouble. Notorious enemy crew the Daggers, led by Tommy Hook, get their kicks ...
Style: realistic, captivating, exciting, tense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, gang, skateboarding, friends, kids in trouble, ambition, youth, teenage life, contests and competitions, adventure, fall in love, sport ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.9
 20K
Ink (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Invisible forces exert power over us in our sleep. A mercenary named Ink, on a literal nightmare mission, captures the spirit of 8-year-old Emma in the dream world. To save her, the dream-givers marshal all their resources, focusing on saving the ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, enigmatic, stylized ...
Plot: dark fantasy, another dimension, nightmare comes true, supernatural, parent child relationship, good versus evil, imaginary, coma, self loathing, father daughter relationship, missing child, imagination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 9K
A.I. Rising (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Serbia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a lonely mission to Alpha Centauri, Milutin is teamed up with Nimani 1345, a female cyborg designed to fulfill his every need. At first thrilled to be able to control her, Sebastian grows tired of having his desires fulfilled so easily. Longing ...
Plot: outer space, artificial intelligence, cosmonaut, space mission, corporation, female nudity, male female relationship, radiation
Time: near future, future
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Yo-Yo Sexy Girl Cop (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A beautiful "special student undercover cop" attends a prestigious high school in order to bust up a student prostitution ring in this sexy spoof of the popular Yo-Yo Girl Cop series. Saki (Mihiro) may look like you're average ...
Plot: sex, erotica, parody, secret agent, government agent, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 153
Dragon Fire (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Los Angeles 2050 A.D. Crime. Drugs. Violence. Rape. The City of Angels has descended into chaos. Street fighter Dominic La Banca seeks to avenge his brother's death in this lawless city. To find the killer, he must enter the deadly underworld ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, stripper, beefcake martial arts, martial arts tournament, underground tournament, kickboxing, sex, female nudity, gang, gang leader, tournament ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 87K
Another Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.
Style: psychological, touching, surreal, clever, serious ...
Plot: parallel world, mysterious planet, redemption, human existence, guilt, tragedy, grief, introspection, tragic event, life turned upside down, loss of family member, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, connecticut, yale university
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 476
Waking (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben is about to turn 30 and on his way to what everyone else tells him is a great life. He’s been with his girlfriend Amy for 6 years and is about to propose, and looks to be in line to take over her father’s practice. But a chance meeting with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couples, romance, psychiatrist, counseling, dream
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.8
 200K
Mr. Nobody (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, Canada, France, USA, UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.
Style: mind bending, psychological, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, destiny, utopia, life changing experience, death, surrealism, teenage love, alternate reality, childhood, parallel world, philosophy, romance ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, year 1975
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 72K
Phenomenon (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, light ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: superhuman powers, miraculous event, supernatural ability, telekinesis, terminal illness, small town, goodhearted, supernatural, romance, hopes, small town life, misfit ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Vanilla (including A Little Comfort) (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Mystery, murder and sex mix in this double-feature of gay short films. In "Vanilla," a San Francisco photographer (Ryan Allen) uncovers the Bay Side Strangler's dead body and starts having dreams in which the victims return. In the ...
Plot: gay bar, serial killer, gay, dream, gay sex, sex, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
Sexy Wives Sindrome (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A doctor at a clinic where erotic role-playing is used to save troubled marriages gets turned on by his patients' sizzling fantasies.
Plot: sex, female nudity, lesbian sex, erotica, male nudity, large breasts, sex in a bathtub, male full rear nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Killed by Lightning (2002)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: Russia, Netherlands, Switzerland
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An anthropologist investigates the origins of human evolution. She had suffered a mental trauma during her childhood when her father, a submarine captain, died during the war. This trauma periodically destabilizes her condition. The ghosts of a ...
Style: neorealism
Plot: evolution, anthropology, subconscious, ape
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 153
Black Holes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The impossible love between one prostitute, managing a bunch of handicapped prostitutes, and the homosexual Adamo. In the horrible suburb of Napoli we can follow among fantasy, mythology and reality the absurd life of the protagonists.
Plot: murder, prison, sex, prostitute, peeping tom, driver, female nudity, chick, sexual fantasy, dream, homosexual, garbage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: superhero, self healing, super strength, superhuman, supernatural power, super soldier, regeneration, nanotechnology
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.0
 1K
Daybreak (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a substantial portion of the nation's populace falls victim to a deadly plague, the tyrannical government quarantines them in camps, offering no alternative except death in this cautionary tale from director Stephen Tolkin. But a gutsy ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, psychological, futuristic ...
Plot: plague, quarantine, future dystopia, fugitives, chaos and mayhem, human spirit, hopes, heroes, chases and races, rebellion, injustice, society ...
Time: future
Place: usa, lebanon, new york, middle east, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Cyberella : Forbidden Passions (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Your wildest fantasies are possible in this look at afterlife encounters. This cyber-seductress uses her special skills to fulfill your most intimate dreams
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: erotic fantasy, lesbian interest, sexuality, sex in bed, nude model, ballet, computer nerd, male virgin, white bra, first lesbian experience, first sex, caressing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Wish for Giants (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Sophie, a young volunteer, meets her kindred spirit in Roxie, a girl with a life threatening medical condition and a unique wish to meet Bigfoot.
Plot: cryptozoology, paranormal, bigfoot, sasquatch, hospital, yeti, volunteer, giant, nightmare, brain tumor, hoax, senator ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Related movie lists