Movies like Lifepod 1981

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Lifepod (1981)
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Lifepod (1981)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The first interplanetary cruise ship malfunctions halfway to Jupiter, forcing most of the crew and passengers to abandon ship. A handful of people are trapped onboard.
Plot: trapped in space, outer space, talking computer, spacecraft, human versus computer

Most similar movies to Lifepod

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, futuristic and tense films with plots about outer space, spacecraft, trapped in space, space travel, survival, astronaut and danger mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Lifepod: Star Crystal (1986), Stowaway (2021), Incoming (2018), Approaching the Unknown (2016), Sunshine (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Star Crystal (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Crew members aboard a space ship encounter an alien life form intent on killing them.
Plot: monster, alien, outer space, space travel, expedition, trapped in space, crystal, spacecraft
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Stowaway (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A three-person crew on a mission to Mars faces an impossible choice when an unplanned passenger jeopardizes the lives of everyone on board.
Style: futuristic, captivating, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: space travel, outer space, trapped in space, spacecraft, astronaut, mars, survival, stowaway, space adventure, space exploration, struggle for survival, teamwork ...
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90%
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Incoming (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Serbia, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The International Space Station is now a prison - the ultimate black site. No one's getting out. And no one knows it's there. But when the imprisoned terrorists take over the Station and turn it into a missile aimed at Moscow, only a ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, rough
Plot: trapped in space, outer space, prison, terrorism, contests and competitions, showdown, space station, danger
Time: future
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84%
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Lifepod (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lifepod cronicles the trip of eight passengers after the ship they were traveling on blew up on Christmas Eve. Immediately people start dying. The passengers begin to investigate why the ship blew up and how it relates to them
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting
Plot: trapped in space, survival, spacecraft, rescue, space and aliens, escapades, terrorism, murder, outer space, evil corporation, disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: future
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63%
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Approaching the Unknown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, disturbing, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: trapped in space, mars, space travel, spacecraft, astronaut, isolation, outer space, distant planet, near death experience, nasa, space mission, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.2
 247K
Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last ...
Style: futuristic, psychological, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, save the world, spacecraft, sun, expedition, self sacrifice, heroic mission, astronaut, earth, end of the world, trapped in space ...
Time: future, 21st century
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59%
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Starquest II (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sci-fi thriller directed by Fred Gallo.
Plot: alien abduction, spacecraft, alien, woman on top, sex, female nudity, outer space, human experiment, torture, graphic violence, dissection, gore
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59%
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Virtuality (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Twelve extremely talented men and women have been chosen to be part of the Phaeton mission, a 10-year trek to explore a distant planetary system. In order to endure the stress of being confined to their high-tech vessel, the crew passes the time ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, survival, virtual reality, save the world, escape from reality, trapped in space, crew, murder, fictional reality show, space exploration, astronaut ...
Time: future
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53%
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Paradox Alice (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the near future, a team is sent on a dangerous mission to Europa to retrieve and bring water back to a dying Earth. Their operation unexpectedly goes awry, jeopardizing not only the lives of those on board but also on earth, resulting in the ...
Style: disturbing, futuristic, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: space travel, trapped in space, space mission, space exploration, human in outer space, mission, space program, spacecraft, outer space, astronaut, fate of humanity, deep space ...
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53%
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400 Days (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 4 would be astronauts spend 400 days in a land locked space simulator to test the psychological effects of deep space travel but, when something goes terribly wrong and they are forced to leave the simulation, they discover that everything on earth ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: astronaut, experiment, spacecraft, trapped in space, bunker, end of the world, insanity, space travel, catastrophe, survival, isolation, nasa ...
Place: new york
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52%
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Nightfall (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The people of the planet Aeon, blessed with six suns, have never experienced night. When an archeological excavation uncovers evidence of an ancient catastrophe, all signs point towards the impending darkness of the very first Nightfall. Panic ...
Plot: planet, astronomy, outer space, sword and sorcery, sword and planet, female director
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51%
Murder in Space (1985)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the "not-so-distant future", the crew of an international space station are set to return triumphantly to Earth, until someone starts killing the other crew members.
Style: interactive
Plot: murder, space station, fight, soviet spy, trapped in space, space mission, female astronaut, conspiracy, cold war, spacecraft, characters murdered one by one, outer space ...
Place: moscow russia
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49%
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Capsule (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Guy is an experienced British fighter pilot who is in command of Britain's first manned mission to space. He has trained for this for three years at the height of the Cold War and now he is alone in space with a malfunctioning capsule. He has ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: astronaut, outer space, deception, spy, spacecraft, human in outer space, trapped in space, spaceship crash, deathtrap, spacewalk, trap, space station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
48%
Trapped in Space (1994)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an accident during a routine trip to Venus, a spaceship has only enough oxygen left for three people... out of five on board.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, twist ending
Plot: survival, spacecraft, space travel, asteroid, astronaut, survivor, rescue, trapped in space, disaster, venus the planet, dog, outer space ...
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47%
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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: survival, suicide, trapped in space, astronaut, spacecraft, asteroids and comets, space shuttle, space station, planet earth, outer space, space program, space travel ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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47%
 6.6
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Event Horizon (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the year 2047 a group of astronauts are sent to investigate and salvage the long lost starship "Event Horizon". The ship disappeared mysteriously 7 years before on its maiden voyage and with its return comes even more mystery as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, nightmare, space station, trapped in space, hallucination, space and aliens, insanity, supernatural, violence, heroic mission, survival ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
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47%
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Hunter Prey (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Prometheus has dropped out of orbit. Communications and life support systems are down. Situation Critical: Status of Crew and Prisoner unknown. With orders to catch their Alien Prisoner alive the surviving crew of the spaceship Prometheus pursue ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, survival, alien encounter, space and aliens, distant planet, soldier, outer space, evil alien, spacecraft, hunt down, murder, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Atop the Fourth Wall: The Movie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A witty comic book reviewer gears up to save the world from the forces of ultimate evil.
Plot: youtube, critic, birthday, outer space, robot, spacecraft, bespectacled male, box
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Project Shadowchaser III (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It has been 25 years since the ore spaceship Siberia was last heard from. Unfortunately, it is now on a collision course with the communications station Comstat 5 which is orbiting Mars. After one successful maneuver to avoid the Siberia, it rams ...
Plot: spacecraft, dog, cyborgs, androids, outer space
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45%
Terminal Voyage (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: It is 2035 A.D. and the final countdown has begun for a voyage that will reach across the vastness of outer space -- to explore the nearest Earth-Like planet. An international crew has been placed in cryogenic suspended animation for the journey. ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: space opera, space travel, spacecraft, post nuclear, trapped in space, post apocalypse, outer space
Time: 21st century, near future, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
2036 Origin Unknown (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the first manned mission to Mars ends in a deadly crash, mission controller Mackenzie 'Mack' Wilson assists an artificial intelligence system, A.R.T.I. Their investigation uncovers a mysterious object under the surface of Mars that ...
Style: exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, mars, trapped in space, expedition, crash, investigation, hi-tech, sandstorm, space station, outer space, spaceship crash, space exploration ...
Time: near future
Place: antarctica
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44%
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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: rocket, astronaut, outer space, planet, crew, journey, spacecraft, alien, evil alien, mars, death ray, stock footage
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44%
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Mission to Mars (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When contact is lost with the crew of the first Mars expedition, a rescue mission is launched to discover their fate.
Style: serious, suspense, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, mars, spacecraft, adventure, mysterious planet, space station, alien encounter, astronaut, trapped in space, escapades, space and aliens, outer space ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Escape from DS3 (1981)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prisoners of Detention Satellite 3 plan an impossible escape.
Plot: prison, satellite, computer, outer space, robot, spacecraft, prisoner, prison escape, trapped in space, exercise
Time: future
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43%
Beyond White Space (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a deep space fishing vessel is robbed by a gang of pirates, the Captain makes a daring decision to go after a rare and nearly extinct species. His obsession propels them further into space as the crew spins toward mutiny and betrayal.
Style: futuristic, suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: black market, deep space, harvest, outer space, alien, space travel, monster, giant monster, fight, spacecraft, alien creature, alien monster ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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42%
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Starforce (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A warrior and a beautiful ex-convict are left to fight the galaxy's most fearsome commandos in an alien wasteland.
Plot: spacecraft, poker, laser gun, planet, fight, outer space, cave, chase, soldier, explosion, nipples visible through clothing
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41%
The Killings at Outpost Zeta (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A team of men and women investigate the mysterious deaths of two previous expeditions to a strategically important but barren world.
Plot: spacecraft, monster, creature, alien
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Life (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: apocalyptic, tragic ending, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: space station, survival horror, alien life-form, trapped in space, mars, outer space, monster, astronaut, space travel, first contact, evil alien, research ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dante 01 (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Deep space, at the edge of the galaxy. The future. A new prisoner arrives on top security prison ship and psychiatric research unit Dante 01. Sole survivor of an encounter with an alien force beyond imagining, Saint Georges is a man possessed by ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Plot: prison, spacecraft, space travel, survival, prison life, space station, supernatural ability, mental illness, chaos, distant planet, trapped in space, outer space ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%