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The Suns of Easter Island (1972)
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The Suns of Easter Island (1972)
Original name: Les Soleils de l'île de Pâques
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Brazil, Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An international group of travelers trek around the world, from France to Brazil and Chile and, finally, to Easter Island, where some of their number are chosen to meet aliens who resemble small suns. One man who was not chosen tags along uninvited. For punishment, he is given the task of guarding the site until the next visit, some 500 years hence.
Plot: journey, sun, island, extraterrestrial, voyage, alien, traveler, band

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Most similar movies to The Suns of Easter Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, captivating, serious and suspenseful films with plots about alien, journey, extraterrestrial, danger, outer space, boy and adventure mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Suns of Easter Island: Proximity (2020), Star Appeal (2004), Friendship's Death (1987), The Last Man on Earth (2011), The Force on Thunder Mountain (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Proximity (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A young NASA JPL scientist is abducted by extraterrestrials but when no one believes his story he becomes obsessed with finding proof which leads him on a journey of discovery.
Style: captivating, mysterious, intellectual, futuristic
Plot: scientist, extraterrestrial, nasa, abduction, science, curiosity, nobody believes, rise to the top, obsessive quest, target, journey, meteorite ...
Place: costa rica
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95%
 3.8
 21
Star Appeal (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Chinese filmmaker Cui Zi’en directs this gay-themed sci-fi drama about Xiao Bo, a bisexual man who discovers a stranger by the roadside, naked and claiming to be from Mars.
Plot: extraterrestrial, gay sex, education, studying, jealous girlfriend, nudity (full frontal - brief), alien, man child, male nudity, martian, bisexual, jealousy ...
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65%
Friendship's Death (1987)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A robot messenger (Tilda Swinton) is sent to earth to appeal to humans to live in peace. Originally designed to go to MIT, by mistake she ends up in Amman, Jordan during the Black September riots of 1970. Sullivan, a British journalist, (Bill ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, exciting, suspense
Plot: human android relationship, alien, journalist, reporter, robot, extraterrestrial, politics, air raid, riot, alien contact, passport, dialogue driven ...
Time: 70s
Place: palestine, middle east, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Last Man on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the latest week on the earth before the announce of the landing of an extraterrestrial society on earth seen by the eyes of a misogynist man with only the desire solitude and routine.
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: solitude, alien encounter, benign alien, life turned upside down, disorder, alien, misogynist, extraterrestrial, danger, adventure, society, political unrest ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Force on Thunder Mountain (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thunder Mountain somewhere in the American wilderness, has a reputation that has scared away travellers, both white and Indian, for hundreds of years. Undaunted by the ghost stories surrounding the mountain, a father decides it's just the place ...
Plot: ufo, footprint, deer, prospector, stock footage, wilderness, mountain lion, father son relationship, bear, alien, skeptic, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 10K
Gravity (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After an alien ship crash lands in a Russian city, many who see the inside and the occupants start to question their own existence while others demand the aliens leave Earth.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: extraterrestrial, human versus alien, humanoid, gunfight, alien, mob, news report, military, crash landing, ufo, danger, adventure ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.1
 278
Gray Matter (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Since the 1940's alien beings known as "GRAYS" have been sighted around the globe with the thought that they visit our planet to study our species and civilization before they eventually invade...but what if we're wrong? What if ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: alien, extraterrestrial, meteorite, alien technology, flying saucer, parasite, dog, warehouse, ray gun, human experiment, possession, bus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lost in the Bermuda Triangle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wife of an upscale business executive becomes pregnant and at the same time discovers she has cancer in her uterus. Treatment means terminating the pregnancy. Keeping the baby means her ultimate death. The couple take a second honeymoon in Bermuda ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: bermuda triangle, uncover truth, missing person, supernatural, survival, pregnant wife, journey, husband wife relationship, beach, sailboat, sailing boat, island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.0
 330
Woundings (1998)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A government program is trying to entice women to go to a remote island and become companions to war-scarred soldiers.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: island, life is a bitch, soldier, battles, military, romance, war, future dystopia, anti war, wartime life, lesbianism, female nudity ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 334
Deceived (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a remote space observatory perched high in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, a needle frantically scratches erratic lines on a strip chart recorder confirming an extraterrestrial signal. Emmett Shaw, the powerful, charismatic billionaire who owns the ...
Plot: extraterrestrial, observatory, military, hearing aid
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39%
 6.4
 430
The People (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young woman is assigned to teach school in a secluded valley whose inhabitants appear stern, secretive and anti-pleasure. Following two children who disappear to play in the woods, she finds that this is actually a community of extraterrestrials ...
Style: semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: school, teacher, alien, telekinesis, small town, small town life, isolation, teachers and students, danger, space and aliens, benign alien, student ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, epic, sentimental, light ...
Plot: ufo, alien, first contact, alien abduction, alien contact, flying saucer, spacecraft, a vision, technology, contact, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, wyoming, mexico, mongolia, india ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 97K
Downsizing (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Norway
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.
Style: melancholic, semi serious, satirical
Plot: shrinking, miniature person, interracial romance, experiment, laboratory, poverty, bald man, husband wife relationship, ecology, neighbor, cleaning lady, midget ...
Time: future, near future
Place: istanbul turkey, new mexico, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Emmanuelle 2: A World of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Having made First Contact with intergalactic travelers, Emmanuelle continues her ongoing mission... to impart the secrets of human love and sexuality. She encounters an enticing dilemma, when one of the aliens falls in love with a vivacious ...
Style: cult film, sexploitation film
Plot: undressing, sex in bed, panties, lust, love at first sight, sexual fantasy, woman on top, seduction, horse riding, female full frontal nudity, caressing, brunette ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Unexpected Encounters (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An expedition arrives on planet Arkha, which appears desolate and uninhabited and yet suitable for a planned mass exodus from polluted Earth. One day seemingly from nowhere and quite unexpectedly a young boy wanders into their ship and then runs off.
Plot: female director, parent child relationship, feral child, male nudity, robot, father son relationship, flashback, male with long hair, boy, alien, nudity (full frontal - brief), scientific discovery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Seduction by the Sea (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young women is hired by a woman to seduce her son and convince him to return to home from his self-induced exile.
Plot: marriage, island, seduction, frustration, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 582
Vision (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Centres on Jeanne, a journalist tracking a mysterious rare herb that appears only once every 997 years.
Plot: axe, japanese man, pregnant woman, forest, tunnel, train, dead dog, newborn, fire, pregnant, baby, mountain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.6
 738
After Darkness (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the Sun burns out, an American family gathers at the end of the world, their hopes for rescue slowly crumbling as they also confront long lasting divides amongst each other.
Style: tense, futuristic, exciting
Plot: sun, vestiges of humanity, family, destruction, mass destruction, survival, human existence, riot, end of the world, demolished city, apocalypse, loss of loved one ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A planet is discovered in the same orbit as Earth's but is located on the exact opposite side of the sun, making it not visible from Earth. The European Space Exploration Council decide to send American astronaut Glenn Ross and British ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Plot: space travel, parallel world, astronaut, outer space, trapped in space, danger, benign alien, save the world, adventure, escapades, space and aliens, time travel ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
No Blade of Grass (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A strange new virus has appeared, which only attacks strains of grasses such as wheat and rice, and the world is descending into famine and chaos. Architect John, along with his family and friends, is making his way from London to his brother's ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, family in danger, family relations, chaos, contamination, virus, farm, distopia, human nature, plague, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: england, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, captivating, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, adoption, a.i., future dystopia, distopia, androids, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood, parents and children ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 67
Immortality (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Six families in different compartments of a train, moving through a rainy night. In a single, 145-minute take, the film depicts the families and how their lives are interwoven with each other. Vacillating between dream and reality, each story builds ...
Plot: journey, train, society, family, life, iranian
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Don't Grow Up (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The story about a group of youths who can't face the thought of growing up because anyone who does becomes a rampaging zombie.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, rough, tense
Plot: zombie, island, murder, teenager, child with gun, violence, survival, apocalypse, danger, brutality, angst, grownups ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Before We Vanish (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Narumi is on bad terms with her husband Shinji when one day, Shinji goes missing. He comes back a couple of days later, but seems like a totally different person, and is now gentle and tender. He goes for a walk every day. Meanwhile, Journalist ...
Plot: humvee, surprise, pretty legs, assignment, murderer, sexy legs, job, sister in law, remote control, cheating, horn, crime scene ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 198
A Long Journey (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A child from the slums of Santiago tours the city.
Style: neorealism
Plot: journey, boy, neo realism, social differences, innocence, newborn, big city, violence, poverty, drunk, death of child, waking up ...
Place: chile, santiago chile, santiago de chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 385
Armenia (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: This is a story about returning to ones ancestral homeland. Anna is a cardiologist who discovers her father has fled to his native Armenia after being diagnosed with a heart problem. Despite their contentious relationship, she sets out to bring her ...
Plot: armenian, voyage, french, genocide, physician, armenian genocide, diaspora, doctors, journey
Place: armenia, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.5
 248
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: outer space, astronaut, rocket, stock footage, spacecraft, planet, evil alien, alien, crew, journey, death ray, mars
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 26K
Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: contemplative, serious, captivating, cult film, light ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, outer space, robot, distopia, environmentalism, fighting the system, greenhouse, biosphere, factory, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Being in Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a single moment, life can change forever. Jason Masterman is a young and successful New York stock broker whose career comes to a bitter and humiliating end with the onset of the global financial crisis. Waking one morning to the sound of the ...
Plot: success, restaurant, consciousness, freedom, journey
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Roads Not Taken (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA, Poland, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film follows 24 hours in the life of father and daughter Leo and Molly as she grapples with the challenges of dealing with her father’s chaotic mental state. But as they weave their way around New York City, their ordinary but stressful day ...
Style: intense, realistic, visually appealing, clever
Plot: father daughter relationship, journey, father daughter reunion, homecoming, secret past, family relations, disorder, life & death, getting home, destiny, dementia, life
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%