Movies and TV shows like Quatermass

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Quatermass (1979)
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Quatermass (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 204 min.
TV show
Story: After the mysterious destruction of the new space station, young people find themselves drawn to a stone circle in England, and other locations around Earth. They believe they'll be taken to a better place by a higher power. Only Professor Quatermass realizes that the young people are being tricked by an alien power, who wants to "harvest" humanity. It's up to Quatermass to find a way to stop the deadly plans of the aliens.
Plot: alien, distopia, scientist, british army, riot, stonehenge
Time: future
Place: england, london

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Most similar movies to Quatermass

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and futuristic films and TV series with plots about distopia, danger, scientist, alien, society, future dystopia and murder mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Quatermass: Raised by Wolves (2020), Cold Lazarus (1996), 1990 (1977), Brave New World (2020), Extant (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Raised by Wolves (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: After Earth is ravaged by a great religious war, an atheistic android architect sends two of his creations, Mother and Father, to start a peaceful, godless colony on the planet Kepler-22b. Their treacherous task is jeopardized by the arrival of the ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, visually appealing, stylized
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Time: future, distant future
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Cold Lazarus (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Dennis Potter's last production for television, screened alongside Karaoke.
Style: futuristic
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Quatermass Conclusion (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: psychotronic
Plot: time travel, grandfather granddaughter relationship, cult, alien, deception, professor
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79%
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1990 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The series is set in a dystopian future in which Britain is under the grip of the Home Office's Department of Public Control (PCD), a tyrannically oppressive bureaucracy riding roughshod over the population's civil liberties. Edward ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: oppression, distopia, tyranny, rebel, journalist
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Brave New World (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 415 min.
TV show
Story: In a utopia whose perfection hinges upon control of monogamy and privacy, members of the collective begin to question the rules, putting their regimented society on a collision course with forbidden love and revolution.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, thought provoking, serious, disturbing ...
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Time: future
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Extant (2014)
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Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: astronaut, artificial insemination, mystery, androids and robots, scientist, fate of humanity, family relations, fear, alien, space and aliens, a.i., parents and children ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The War of the Worlds (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
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Style: apocalyptic, bleak, suspense, tense
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Country: UK, USA, Germany, France, Japan
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Superstorm is a three-part British docudrama miniseries written and directed by Julian Simpson, about a group of scientists that try to divert and weaken hurricanes using cloud seeding. Superstorm originally aired on BBC One for a period of three ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 362
Chocky (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 151 min.
TV show
Story: Chocky is a 1984 children's television drama based on the 1968 novel by John Wyndham and was broadcast on ITV in the United Kingdom. Two sequels were produced. All were written by Anthony Read and produced by Thames Television. The series was ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: twists and turns, thought provoking, philosophical, serious, stylized ...
Plot: alternate reality, computers and web, society, distopia, social decay, human nature, dark humor, satire, technology, media satire, gadget, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
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59%
An Englishman's Castle (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in an alternative 1970s where Germany won the Second World War and occupied Europe, a soap opera called 'An Englishman's Castle' plays out through writer Peter Ingram.
Plot: jewish woman, underground movement, distopia, future dystopia, world war two, apathy, collaboration, nazi, screenwriter, rebel, playwright, alternate timeline ...
Time: 70s, 1940s
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
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TV show
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The Handmaid's Tale (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: melancholic, psychological, rough, bleak, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense ...
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TV show
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Hunters (2016)
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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TV show
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Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, thought provoking
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Invaders (1967)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The Invaders, alien beings from a dying planet. Their destination: the Earth. Their purpose: to make it their world. David Vincent has seen them, for him it began one lost night on a lonely country road, looking for a shortcut that he never found. ...
Style: serious
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Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Omniscient (2020)
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Country: Brazil
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53%
The Prototype (2022)
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Country: Italy, USA, Argentina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A government agent stumbles upon an alien conspiracy to conquer Earth. Using a blue liquid created by the aliens to make soldiers stronger, he becomes The Prototype-the only hope for mankind.
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Incorporated (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a near future where corporations have unlimited power, a young executive conceals his true identity to infiltrate a dangerous corporate world to save the woman he loves.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, enigmatic, disturbing
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53%
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Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Outcasts (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Outcasts is a 2011 British television science-fiction drama serial, starring Liam Cunningham, Hermione Norris, Amy Manson, Daniel Mays, Jamie Bamber, Eric Mabius and Ashley Walters. It originally aired on BBC One, and BBC HD. It was broadcast in the ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological ...
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Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Capital City (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Capital City was a television show produced by Euston Films which focused on the lives of investment bankers in London living and working on the corporate trading floor for the fictional international bank Shane-Longman. Despite its short run in ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Day of the Triffids (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, distopia, disaster, catastrophe, society, adventure, deadly creature, alien encounter, heroes, save the world, experiment gone awry, future dystopia ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Survivors (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Survivors was a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC. It depicts the lives of a group of people who survived a virulent unknown strain of influenza which has wiped out most of the human species. According to the producers, ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, stylized, atmospheric ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
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Doomwatch (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Doomwatch is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC, which ran on BBC 1 between 1970 and 1972. The series was set in the then present-day, and dealt with a scientific government agency led by Doctor Spencer Quist, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%