Movies and TV shows like The Fire Next Time

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The Fire Next Time (1993)
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The Fire Next Time (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: 2017: The greenhouse effect and global warming take their toll as droughts, floods, and hurricanes wreak mass destruction in a world gone mad, one family struggles to survive against all odds...
Plot: global warming, natural disaster, family, environmental destruction, catastrophe, family relations, tickling, environmental, environmental issue, dark future
Time: future

Most similar movies to The Fire Next Time

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and futuristic films and TV series with plots about danger, adventure, escapades, catastrophe, outer space, space travel and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like The Fire Next Time: Firefly (2002), CAT. 8 (2013), Space: 1999 (1975), Elixir (2015), Lost in Space (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 248K
Firefly (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Firefly is set in the year 2517, after the arrival of humans in a new star system and follows the adventures of the renegade crew of Serenity, a "Firefly-class" spaceship. The ensemble cast portrays the nine characters who live on Serenity.
Style: exciting, witty, captivating, futuristic, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, escapades, adventure, smuggling, friendship, captain, preacher, survival, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future
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95%
 4.4
 1K
CAT. 8 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: When a breakthrough in global defense malfunctions, the result is a fireball four times the size of Earth streaking toward the planet. As fires blaze and panic spreads, a renegade scientist comes to the world’s rescue.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: catastrophe, earthquake, disaster film, race against time, heroes, deadly, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, natural disaster, society, danger, destruction ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.3
 8K
Space: 1999 (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, bleak
Plot: space and aliens, astronaut, space exploration, ufo, moon, survival, space travel, man versus machine, danger, adventure, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, year 1999, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.1
 22
Elixir (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: By 2115, the world has been plagued by severe environmental disasters, civil unrest, anarchy and governmental collapse, and pure chaos. Society no longer has easy access to the basic needs of survival, and everyday is a fight to survive. Elixir ...
Plot: life, catastrophe, elixir, environmental, fight, water, fear
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 75K
Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: outer space, robot, spacecraft, alien planet, survival, lost, adventure, black hole, danger, family, alien creature, family relations ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Star Trek: Picard (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Set twenty years after the events of Star Trek Nemesis, we follow the now-retired Admiral Picard into the next chapter of his life.
Style: breathtaking, twists and turns, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, alien, star trek, friendship, fight scenes, male protagonist, mentor, exploration, human in outer space, past, gunfight ...
Time: future, 24th century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is a 1960s American science fiction television series based on the 1961 film of the same name. Both were created by Irwin Allen, which enabled the movie's sets, costumes, props, special effects models, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: submarine, ocean, sea monster, adventurer, escapades, heroes, global warming, ocean or sea, cold war, expedition, catastrophe, danger ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.5
 14K
Mars (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The maiden crew of the Daedalus spacecraft must push itself to the brink of human capability in order to successfully establish the first sustainable colony on Mars. Set both in the future and in the present day, this series blends scripted elements ...
Style: serious, exciting, clever, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: space colony, problem solving, mars, spacecraft, journey, voyage, outer space, adaptation, storytelling, danger, catastrophe, twists & turns ...
Time: near future, contemporary, 21st century, year 2016
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 32K
Colony (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future a family must make difficult decisions as they balance staying together with trying to survive. They live in Los Angeles, which has been occupied by a force of outside intruders. While some people have chosen to collaborate with ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: space and aliens, occupation, rebellion, alien invasion, family in danger, evil alien, survival, parents and children, danger, resistance, family relations, colony ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.7
 4K
10.5 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: An earthquake reaching a 10.5 magnitude on the Richter scale, strikes the west coast of the U.S. and Canada. A large portion of land falls into the ocean, and the situation is worsened by aftershocks and tsunami.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster film, earthquake, survival, save the day, danger, adventure, race against time, government agency, heroic mission, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.5
 674
The Storm (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Through his Atmospheric Research Institute, Robert Terrell (Treat Williams) has finally fulfilled his lifelong dream of completing "weather creation" technology, which has been a landmark event. However, during a test run, a team composed ...
Style: political
Plot: catastrophe, climate, weather manipulation, scientist, politics, climate change, weather, natural disaster, disaster film
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: The first installment of this Emmy award-winning series. A movie based at Babylon 5: a new space station built by Humans. The Vorlon ambassador, Kosh, has been poisoned. It is the new commanding officer's, Jeffrey Sinclair, responsibility to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tv series pilot, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, space travel, space wars, state affairs, heroes, escapades, rivalry, heroic mission, political unrest, interracial relations, benign alien, danger ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, ...
Style: captivating, tense, breathtaking, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, spacecraft, outer space, space travel, star trek, adventure, friendship, alien species, space exploration, danger, lgbt, destiny ...
Time: future, 24th century, 23rd century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.0
 61K
The Orville (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the crew of the not-so-functional exploratory ship in the Earth's interstellar fleet, 300 years in the future.
Style: futuristic, feel good, exciting, humorous, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space battle, space and aliens, adventure, spacecraft, space exploration, gay marriage, dark humor, alien, danger, evil alien ...
Time: future, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.1
 2K
Logan's Run (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In a futuristic society where reaching the age of 30 is a death sentence, a rebellious law enforcement agent goes on the run in search of Sanctuary.
Style: futuristic, captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: chase, future dystopia, track down, adventure, danger, escapades, on the run, chases and races, androids and robots, secret place, chaos, survivor ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pete Winning and the Pirates (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Armed with laser guns and wit, Pete Winning and his rag-tag crew navigate a global-warming flooded Canada in the not-too-distant future, in search of the self-crowned evil Queen's coveted maps of the new world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, captivating, exciting
Plot: pirate, global warming, adventure, danger, escapades, laser, ship, imaginary, adventure hero, post apocalypse, swashbuckler, pirate ship ...
Time: future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.4
 1K
The Tripods (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Earth has been conquered by an alien race known as the Masters using their giant Tripods. cousins. When humans reach the age of sixteen, they must undergo a process known as capping which places their mind under the control of the conquerors. In ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mind control, space and aliens, rebelliousness, save the world, danger, heroes, alien encounter, evil alien, young heroes, human spirit, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe. The show is set in the Milky Way galaxy, in the years 2369 - 2375. Unlike the other Star Trek TV shows, it takes place on a space station instead of a ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: space station, space wars, wormhole, space travel, culture clash, prophecy, captain, cloning, doctor, teleportation, outer space, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 347
Thunderstone (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 2020. Fifteen-year-old Noah lives with his family in the futuristic underground community of North Col. The world above is a frozen wasteland after a massive comet strike destroyed all other life in the world including the animals. One ...
Plot: time travel, post apocalypse, animals, animal, underground, environmental issues, desert, environmental issue, distopia, children, comet, time traveler ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.3
 29K
Babylon 5 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Babylon 5 is a five-mile long space station located in neutral space. Built by the Earth Alliance in the 2250s, it's goal is to maintain peace among the various alien races by providing a sanctuary where grievances and negotiations can be ...
Style: serious, futuristic, bleak, saga, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, space opera, outer space, space station, benign alien, adventure, time travel, good versus evil, space and aliens, spacecraft, culture clash, alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Battlestar Galactica (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
Story: After a 40-year armistice in a war between the Twelve Colonies and the Cylons, the Cylons launch a surprise nuclear attack intended to exterminate the human race. Virtually all of the population of the Twelve Colonies are wiped out.
Style: futuristic, bleak, exciting, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, future dystopia, space battle, imaginary, obsessive quest, androids and robots, outer space, space and aliens, escapades, good versus evil, survivor ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Category 7: The End of the World (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: It's tornadoes, hurricanes, electrical storms, and mass destruction as the effects of global warming brew into a super storm that threatens to rend the earth with an unprecedented power. Beautiful scientist Faith Clavell, storm chaser Tommy ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: global warming, tornado, apocalypse, forces of nature, survival, chaos, demolished city, save the day, imaginary, save the world, deadly, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san antonio texas, south dakota, pennsylvania, new york, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.7
 42K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, post apocalypse, time machine, epidemic, sent to the past, plague, virus, apocalypse, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 9K
The Crossing (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Refugees from a war-torn country start showing up to seek asylum in an American town. Only the country these people are from is America and the war they are fleeing is 250 years in the future. The local sheriff with a past, a federal agent and a ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, conspiracy, runaway, manhunt, police, adaptation, society, friendship, investigation, danger, mother daughter relationship, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Don't Look Deeper (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 8 min.
TV show
Story: In near-future California, high school senior Aisha learns a dark secret about herself. She goes from dreams of graduation and college...to suddenly running for her life.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, psychological, thought provoking, exciting
Plot: artificial intelligence, teenager, father daughter relationship, school, coming of age, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, bad dream, secret, cyborgs
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.0
 3K
Blakes 7 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of convicts and outcasts fight a guerrilla war against the totalitarian Terran Federation from a highly advanced alien spaceship.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, rebellion, fighting the system, good versus evil, totalitarianism, space wars, rebelliousness, heroic mission, cult, intergalactic ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Frank Herbert's Children of Dune (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 266 min.
TV show
Story: Under Paul ‘Muad'Dib’ Atreides' rule as Emperor, the planet Arrakis has enjoyed a renaissance. However, the revolution that Muad'dib inspired has transformed into a brutal jihad that has plunged all of humanity into a bitter, ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, adventure, imaginary kingdom, space travel, good versus evil, heroic mission, political unrest, leadership, imaginary, escapades, space opera, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 26K
Another Life (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a massive alien artifact lands on Earth, Niko Breckinridge leads an interstellar mission to track down its source and make first contact.
Style: disturbing, tense, apocalyptic, touching, futuristic ...
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space shuttle, astronaut, danger, heroic mission, catastrophe, space mission, space exploration, survival, guilty conscience, cosmonaut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 19K
Dune (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Germany, Italy
Duration: 265 min.
TV show
Story: A three part mini-series based on Frank Herbert's classic Science Fiction novel entailing politics, betrayal, lust, greed and the coming of a Messiah.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, prophecy, alien planet, chosen one, rebel, space wars, space opera, emperor, battles, good versus evil, dune, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 864
The Last Train (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Last Train is a British six-part post-apocalyptic television drama serial first broadcast on the ITV network in 1999. It has since been repeated on ITV2 in 1999/2001 and on numerous occasions on the UK Sci-Fi Channel. The serial was written by ...
Style: futuristic, gloomy, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: post apocalypse, top secret, tribe, survivor, confined, escapades, isolation, apocalypse, survival, society, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%