Movies like War Between the Planets

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War Between the Planets (1966)
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War Between the Planets (1966)
Original name: Il pianeta errante
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Scientists try to prevent a collision between Earth and a planet that is heading for it.
Style: suspense, psychotronic
Plot: monster, alien planet, outer space, spacecraft, planet, space station, collision, fistfight, spacesuit, space opera

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Most similar movies to War Between the Planets

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, futuristic and suspenseful films with plots about outer space, spacecraft, space travel, alien, planet, space opera and astronaut mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like War Between the Planets: Star Quest: The Odyssey (2009), Mission Mars (1968), Empire of Danger (2004), The Terrornauts (1967), Star Odyssey (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Voyage to the End of the Universe (1963)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the year 2163 the starship Ikarie XB-1 (Ikarus XB-1) is sent to the mysterious "White Planet" orbiting the star Alpha Centauri. Travelling at near-light speed, the journey takes around 28 months for the astronauts, although the effects ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, psychotronic, cult movie cast, weird ...
Plot: planet, robot, trapped in space, alien, spacecraft, surrealism, utopia, monster, space travel, baby, dancing, passenger ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Star Quest: The Odyssey (2009)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: At the end of mankind's greatest battle, empires will crumble, alliances will form, enemies will rise and heroes will fall. World's will end, and a new journey will begin.
Style: psychotronic, futuristic, exciting, twists and turns, humorous ...
Plot: space opera, outer space, time travel, teamwork, space wars, space travel, star trek, alien, spacecraft, vengeance, good versus evil, commander ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 315
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: mars, rocket, astronaut, outer space, planet, crew, journey, spacecraft, alien, evil alien, cosmonaut, stock footage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Empire of Danger (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A newly designed spacecraft capable of going through time is sent to Mars to rescue a crew previously lost on Mars. The ship is sent through the past but to the wrong time, years later than the first crew. Once they land on Mars, the crew finds that ...
Style: exciting, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: mars, outer space, tomb, spacecraft, space travel, princess, astronaut, time travel, alien planet, time warp
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Terrornauts (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A group of scientists are kidnapped and taken to an outer space outpost in order to save Earth from destruction.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, scientist, kidnapping, outer space, robot
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 2.8
 660
Star Odyssey (1979)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Earth is attacked by an intergalactic villain and his army of robotic androids.
Style: cult film
Plot: space opera, lightsaber, robot, outer space, alien, space adventure, exploitation, star wars, poker, cult, rocket launching, boxing match ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Spaceflight IC-1 (1965)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
Story: In the year 2015, a spaceship, the IC-1, travels through outer space looking for a suitable planet to settle on. The commander, Captain Ralston, is stern and brutal in which one cadet, Steven, plots a revolt to turn the leadership of the command ...
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, distopia, suspended animation, suicide, claustrophobia, mutiny, space colony, funeral, telepathy, murder, retribution ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Battle of the Stars (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spaceship investigates an out-of-control planet and discovers a computer that controls an underground civilization.
Plot: star wars, spacecraft, female astronaut, robot, press conference, journalist, possession, radioactivity, engineer, gravity, astronaut, disintegration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 101
The Moon (1965)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Science fiction/documentary film about man's voyages to the moon.
Plot: moon, space exploration, spacesuit, space travel, spacecraft, moon base, space probe, outer space
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Attack from Space (1965)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The superhero Starman is sent by the Emerald Planet to protect Earth from belligerent aliens from the Sapphire Galaxy. The Sapphireans (or "Spherions") kidnap Dr. Yamanaka and force him to use his spaceship against the Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: superhero, monster, spacecraft, alien invasion, outer space, space station, nuclear, fight, traitor, cemetery, rocket launching, observatory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Battle of the Worlds (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dr. Fred Steele (Umberto Orsini) and Eve Barnett (Maya Brent) work together at an astronomical station on a bucolic island. The station's scientists learn they must deal with a rogue planet -- "The Outsider" -- that has entered the ...
Style: apocalyptic, psychotronic
Plot: mars, space wars, space opera, scientist, professor, spacecraft, climate change, asteroid, radioactivity, observatory, flying saucer, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Star Worms II: Attack of the Pleasure Pods (1985)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jessup, forced to hide his true identity, is imprisoned on a deadly and desolate planet, the Star Prison. banished to mine rabid rivers for the elusive Fire Gems, Jessup and his men must battle bands of derelict prisoners and fight the fatal fangs ...
Style: parody
Plot: monster, worm, empire, spacecraft, alien life-form, outer space, prisoner, sunset, night, alien planet, tribe, captain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 353
Earth II (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a space station dubbed Earth II is built for the purpose of scientific research and world peace. However, that peace is shattered when the Chinese send up a nuclear bomb that is orbiting just a few miles away from the station. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: spacewalk, space station, outer space, man versus machine, space and aliens, race against time, save the world, save the day, escapades, heroes, nasa, satellite ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Bunglers in the Planet Wars (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Coming from outer space, Prince Flick asks the Trapalhões to help him free his planet from the domain of evil Zuco and free Princess Myrna, who has been taken prisoner. He offers a reward, the four friends accept the mission and embark in a ...
Plot: space opera, car chase, princess, assault, farce, alien, planet, outer space, kidnapping, spacecraft, giant spider, disco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Kraa! The Sea Monster (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Lord Doom, evil master of Proyas, the Dark Planet, sends Kraa the Sea Monster to Earth as part of his plan to dominate the galaxy. To keep the meddling hands of the Planet Patrol out of his scheme, he incapacitates their nearby space station. ...
Style: cult film
Plot: giant monster, alien, dinosaur, outer space, sea monster, space station, midget, biker, evil plot, dwarf, child, animal horror
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.8
 986
The Humanoid (1979)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hoping to overthrow his brother as ruler of the planet Metropolis, the evil Graal enlists the help of the insane Dr. Kraspin, who has invented a chemical capable of turning an ordinary person into a perfect soldier. They test this chemical on the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: space opera, space adventure, outer space, post apocalypse, mad scientist, robot dog, scientist, dog, female soldier, spacecraft, robot, post nuclear ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Battle Star Wars (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the leader of the evil Coalition threatens to destroy a Rebel planet for its resources, his daughter will have no choice but to join the Rebel side and fight for what is right.
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: space wars, intergalactic, outer space, star wars, good versus evil, space travel, weapon system, death, empire, galaxy, planet, violence ...
Time: distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Willi Tobler and the Decline of the 6th Fleet (1972)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Willi endeavors to survive in a world where annihilistic galactic battles rage, by taking a job at the centre of power. But it's the wrong side that he takes in this civil war...
Style: surreal
Plot: war crime, space opera, press agent, professor, star wars, spacecraft, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 4.5
 6K
3022 (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of astronauts living in the haunting emptiness of deep space awakens to find earth has suffered an extinction-level event.
Style: suspense, exciting, visually appealing, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: asteroids and comets, outer space, spacecraft, survival, trapped in space, astronaut, space shuttle, space station, space program, space travel, scientist, self sacrifice ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Doomsday Machine (1972)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Spies discover that the Red Chinese have built a "doomsday machine" capable of destroying the surface of the Earth, and that they plan to use it within a matter of days. Meanwhile, Project Astra, a manned U.S. space mission to Venus, is in ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: end of the world, astronaut, space travel, venus the planet, outer space, radiation, nuclear war, sexism, press conference, spacewalk, venus, zero gravity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Bamboo Saucer (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A flying saucer hidden in a Red Chinese peasant village is sought by teams from the United States and U.S.S.R. On finding it, they band together to explore the saucer and take a trip into space.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ufo, flying saucer, translator, topless woman, gunfight, parachuting, injection, test pilot, mountain, infiltration, hitman, accident ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 5K
Clara (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An astronomer becomes obsessed with searching the cosmos for signs of life beyond Earth which leads to a shocking discovery.
Style: breathtaking, romantic, enigmatic, exciting, light ...
Plot: astronomer, universe, space and aliens, professor, outer space, scientific discovery, scientist, parallel universe, alternate universe, scientific research, romanticism, romancing partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
War of the Planets (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A strange signal arrives on the Earth disturbing all communications, while an UFO appears above the Antarctic sea. Captain Alex Hamilton is sent with his spaceship and crew to the space outside the Solar System to find the origin of that signal. ...
Style: bleak, semi serious, psychotronic, ambiguous ending, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, spacewalk, new year's eve, star wars, space travel, space wars, distant planet, chaos, satellite, evil empire, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 245
The Love War (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two different alien races are at war. Representatives of each race have landed on Earth to battle it out here, but they've taken human form and they can only spot other aliens through the use of special glasses.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: alien, invasion, alien race, planet, apocalypse, earth, duel, small town, world domination, battles
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 478
Godzilla (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is a re-edited Italian-language dubbed version of Godzilla featuring 80 minutes of footage from the original Gojira (1954) and the US version Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) plus 25 minutes of WWII newsreel footage and clips from ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: godzilla, giant monster, monster, bomb, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Space Probe Taurus (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the year 2000 the spaceship Hope One sets off to find new galaxies for colonization. However, an encounter with an alien being and a swarm of meteorites sends the ship streaking off course into a sea of monsters on an uncharted world. Written by ...
Style: scary, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: alien planet, giant crab, monster, spacecraft, ocean, space and aliens, heroes, escapades, wizards and magicians, chaos, moon, officers and cadets ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.6
 516
Battlespace (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A futuristic sci-fi adventure begins after the destruction of their Universe. With a militaristic race of modified humans in hot pursuit Colonel Mara Shryyke finds herself stranded on an inhospitable planet and discovers a weapon of mass destruction ...
Plot: space battle, alien planet, space travel, planet, battles, military, mother daughter relationship, hallucination, outer space, female soldier, time travel, swimming ...
Time: distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Shakedown - Return Of The Sontarans (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The space solar yacht Tiger Moth under the command of no-nonsense Captain Lisa Deranne is on a cruise taking some rich misfits on a voyage through space. Unfortunately on their travels they have picked a stowaway, a shape-changing Rutan, a race that ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: bounty hunter, trapped in space, monster, space travel, alien, spacecraft, sacrifice, experiment, space station, disaster, scientist, doctor who ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.8
 796
Assassinaut (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Assassinaut is a science-fiction adventure film about a young girl who braves the alien wilderness of a faraway planet to save the President of Earth from a murderous astronaut.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: alien, space mission, distant planet, space travel, space exploration, cosmonaut, survival, teamwork, teenager, fate of humanity, astronaut, outer space ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Day Mars Invaded Earth (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Martians replace scientist & his family to pave way for invasion.
Style: psychotronic, christmas horror
Plot: mars, martian, christmas, mansion, outer space, alien invasion, family relations, scientist, invasion, estranged couple, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%