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How It Ends (2016)
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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, sex, time, earth, dream, evolution, fish, rocket, environmentalism
Place: midwest

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, cerebral, psychotronic and thought provoking films with plots about outer space, female nudity, first contact, nudity (full frontal - brief), dream, space travel and catastrophe mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Romance genres. Some movies like How It Ends: The Time Traveler's Wife (2009), Mission Mars (1968), Waking Up (2010), Real Life (2004), Solaris (2002). 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, touching, sentimental, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, love affair, true love, impossible love, couple relations, time traveler, disappearance, time paradox, love and romance, time, existence paradox, lifestyle ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, year 1995, 2000s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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95%
 4.5
 244
Mission Mars (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three American astronauts who land on Mars discover the body of a frozen Russian cosmonaut and a mysterious talking orb.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rocket, outer space, astronaut, mars, death ray, spacecraft, stock footage, planet, evil alien, alien, crew, journey
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.5
 13
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: psychologist, insomnia, nightmare, car accident, death, hotel, golf, flashback, parents, photograph, love, surrealism ...
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66%
 5.6
 260
Real Life (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Greece, France
Duration: 118 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: gay, secret, sex, female nudity, gardener, nightclub, pubic hair, fish, drugs, snorting cocaine, nudity (full frontal - brief), car accident ...
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.2
 78K
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, outer space, spacecraft, mysterious planet, astronaut, space and aliens, hallucination, back from the dead, mystery, paranormal activity, obsession ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: neglected wife, girl in panties, striptease, female nudity, bare breasts, panties, blue panties, thong panties, sex, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, vengeance, escapades, battles, androids and robots, space wars, space and aliens, man versus machine, good versus evil, nuclear holocaust, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
 4K
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: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, skateboarding, gang, skateboard, kids in trouble, friends, cliche, skating, social differences, fall in love, teenage life, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 212K
Mr. Nobody (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, Canada, France, UK, Luxembourg, USA
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: psychological, mind bending, philosophical, thought provoking, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, utopia, destiny, alternate reality, life changing experience, philosophy, parallel world, family relations, surrealism, romance, imaginary, teenage love ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, year 1975
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 21K
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, father daughter relationship, self loathing, missing child, imagination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: distopia, dream, genetic engineering, memory, robot, outer space, spacecraft, introvert
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: gay, human experimentation, female nudity, male nudity, incest, violence, sex, surrealism, nightmare, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 90K
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, stylized ...
Plot: parallel world, mysterious planet, redemption, human existence, guilt, tragedy, grief, introspection, haunted by the past, loss of family member, tragic event, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, boston, yale university, connecticut, mojave desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 161
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: gang leader, gang, underground tournament, earth viewed from space, space shuttle, future dystopia, beefcake martial arts, revenge, female nudity, murder, stripper, kickboxing ...
Time: 2030s, near future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Space Between Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young man raised by scientists on Mars returns to Earth to find his father.
Style: romantic, futuristic, light, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, adventure, love story, mars, astronaut, scientist, travel, teenager, space colony, fish out of water, search for father, outer space ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.7
 763
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, male female relationship, outer space, zombie attack
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 458
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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couples, romance, psychiatrist, dream, waking up, counseling
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nude on the Moon (1961)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A rich rocket scientist organizes an expedition to the moon, which they discover is inhabited by nude women.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation, exploitation, moon, female director, outer space, nudism, journey, rocket, matriarchy, scientist, voyage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: identity, daughter, death, friendship, bikini, surrealism, understanding, earth, opposites attract, fear, love, reflection ...
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A seeker named Dogen rescues Dhyana after her father is murdered by the evil Jared-Syn. To avenge her father's death, Dogen must find Jared-Syn's hideout in the mysterious "Lost City", but the only person who knows where it is an ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, adventure, rivalry, chases and races, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, danger, imaginary, space travel, future dystopia, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 74K
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, girls' night
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Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ...
Style: erotic
Plot: sexy legs, airplane, female nudity, sex, dream, phallus, female full frontal nudity, dildo, lesbianism, emmanuelle, legs, lesbian sex ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 170
The Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman named Jennifer is propositioned by an older woman to have sex with her husband for money. Jennifer has trouble with this decision as it is morally wrong to her but she really needs the money to help her fiancee out of debt so they can ...
Style: erotic
Plot: erotica, adultery, sex, lesbianism, female masturbation, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, lesbian sex, affair, dream, open marriage, sex trafficking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Wizard of Mars (1965)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In 1974, four astronauts, silver shoe-clad Dorothy, overweight Doc, goofy Charlie, and wooden Steve, crash land on Mars when taking readings, with only four days of supplies. They must try to survive on the surface, which is barren except for some ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: mars, outer space, rocket, alien, martian, space travel, survival, wizards and magicians, alien encounter, imaginary, getting home, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.0
 774
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, disturbing, enigmatic, offbeat
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Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 161K
Deep Impact (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian ...
Style: touching, serious, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic ...
Plot: end of the world, natural disaster, nasa, astronaut, catastrophe, save the world, extinction, self sacrifice, life & death, astronomer, tsunami, evacuation ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: tucson arizona, washington d.c., new york, manhattan new york city, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.9
 427
Mars (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the future, Mars has been colonized. A martial artist arrives to investigate what happened to his brother. A powerful mining company is the prime suspect.
Plot: martial arts, outer space, kickboxing, company, martian, disease, filicide, mars, sidekick, murder, falling from height
Time: 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: desire, bigfoot, sasquatch, paranormal, cryptozoology, senator, doctor, brain tumor, volunteer, yeti, child cancer, nightmare ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: lesbian sex, sex scene, nude model, afterlife, body painting, undressing, cybersex, sexploitation, lesson, virgin, poetic justice, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: rough, psychological, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: distopia, quarantine, plague, fighting the system, hopes, fugitives, society, deadly, danger, life is a bitch, heroes, on the run ...
Time: future
Place: new york, middle east, usa, lebanon, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%