Movies like Black Friday 2017

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Black Friday
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: From director Crescentia Volz and producer Jayme Schmitt comes a horror film of which the likes haven't been seen for 60 years. During the weekend of Thanksgiving, aliens put their plans to take over the Earth in motion. Two friends, Mike and Jesse (Megan Frankovich and Ben Johnson), appear to be the only thing to stand it the way, if it wasn't for the fact they are somewhat clueless to the invasion. But with a little help from an over the top grump (Jayme Schmitt) they may just have what it takes to get a clue and fight back. In the true style of the 1950s genre of Science Fiction and Horror, you never saw this one coming!
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: death, alien invasion, super computer, thanksgiving dinner, mind control, shooting, fistfight, apocalypse, vomiting, explosion, survival, alien, blonde, battle, running, blood, thanksgiving, laser gun, electrocution, police, military
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA, France
137 min.
 8.5
District 9
Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
South Africa, USA, New Zealand, Canada
112 min.
 7.9
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, futuristic and surprise ending films with plots about death, explosion, survival, violence, danger, murder and chase mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like Black Friday: Pacific Rim (2013), Freaks of Nature (2015), Solar Crisis (1990), The Hidden (1987), They Live (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pacific Rim
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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: ...
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Freaks of Nature
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.
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The Hidden
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: An alien is on the run in America. To get his kicks, it kills anything that gets in its way, and uses the body as a new hiding place. This alien has a goal in life; power. Hotly pursued by another alien (who's borrowed the body of a dead FBI ...
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They Live
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like "Stay Asleep", "No ...
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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: light, surprise ending, suspense
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District 9
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Story: Aliens land in South Africa and, with their ship totally disabled, have no way home. Years later, after living in a slum and wearing out their welcome the 'Non-Humans' are being moved to a new tent city overseen by Multi-National United ...
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The Puppet Masters
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Earth is invaded by alien parasites aka "slugs" that ride on people's backs and control their minds. A trio of American government agents attempt to thwart this.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
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Maze Runner: The Death Cure
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who ...
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The Return of the Living Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
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Chopping Mall
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Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
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Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
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Audience: boys' night, teens
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Oblivion
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, 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, suspense, twists and turns, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Detention
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Lifeforce
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 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: epic, futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious ...
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Ender's Game
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, twists and turns, serious, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 137 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: exciting, captivating, futuristic, colourful, surprise ending
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Time: future, year 1975, 2020s
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System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
Not of This Earth
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A science fiction vampire movie. The Vampire is an emissary from an embattled world near destruction who teleports to Earth to see if they can live here. He finds that our blood is nourishing and that at least one source of it is a steady stream of ...
Style: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, remake of cult film ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s
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Dark Breed
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Captain Saxon, and agent for the top secret Omega agency, has been given the assignment of tracking down and either capturing or killing the crew members of a secret space mission who returned to Earth against orders. It seems that they were all ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 90s
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Starship Troopers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, fascism, space travel, soldier, survival, violence, alien, gore, alien invasion, spacecraft, distant planet, propaganda ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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System:   43%
    User:   37%
 
Night of the Creeps
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: scary, humorous, not serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cult, gory, alien, monster, zombie, serial killer, violence, splatter, slasher, gore, college, evil alien ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, year 1959, year 1986 ...
Place: california
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