Movies like PSI Factor

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PSI Factor (1980)
 4.9
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PSI Factor (1980)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Aliens from another dimension cross space and time to come to Earth. A scientist tries to discover what their motives are.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, scientist, conspiracy, ufo, first contact, husband wife relationship, alien space craft

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Most similar movies to PSI Factor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspense, tense and cult film films with plots about alien, ufo, outer space, alien invasion, extraterrestrial, alien encounter and conspiracy mostly in Sci-Fi, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like PSI Factor: It Came from Outer Space II (1996), Night Slaves (1970), The Phoenix Incident (2015), Arrival (2016), The Return (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
It Came from Outer Space II (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Aliens crashland near a small desert town, strewing odd bluish-glowing rocks throughout the area. Townfolk notice something is amiss when temperatures begin to soar, water disappears, power goes down and people seem not to be themselves.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ufo, alien, stranded, small community, transformation, storm, human duplication, mountain, heat wave, stone
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 335
Night Slaves (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A man and his wife stumble upon a town whose inhabitants turn into zombies and head for the edge of town every night... he seems to be the only one unaffected. What is happening to the townsfolk? Who is the mysterious young women he keeps seeing? ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, alien disguised as human, alien invasion, mind control, zombie, alien possession, slave, slavery, slave labor, hypnosis, female humanoid alien, simple man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Phoenix Incident (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A number of 'missing person' cases are reported in Phoenix, Arizona when an unexplained light appears in the sky one night in 1997.
Style: enigmatic, tense, suspense, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: ufo, found footage, alien, military, desert, conspiracy, missing person, investigation, death, alien abduction, arizona desert, alien invasion ...
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.9
 679K
Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, psychological, enigmatic, twist ending ...
Plot: alien, first contact, alien contact, linguist, scientist, ufo, alien race, alien creature, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, science, time ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: montana, china, russia, venezuela, massachusetts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 3.6
 613
The Return (1980)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two young children and an adult in a small town have an encounter with an alien spaceship. 25 years later the children are reunited as adults in the same town which is now beset by strange cattle mutilations. Matters become worse when the cattle ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ufo, alien abduction, sheriff, alien, country, cave, small community, cattle, farm, pet dog, mental institution, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.0
 106K
The X Files (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ufo, alien, conspiracy, first contact, evil alien, fbi, conspiracy theory, virus, paranoia, mystery, obsession, chase ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, washington d.c., london, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.3
 896
Alpha Code (2020)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Johana (Denise Richards), a woman with no past, is hiding from a UN Agent Bowie (Randy Couture) a head of secret space program. On her run she meets Martin (Bren Foster), and with help of Bowie’s ex-colleague Lance they both help Martin to find ...
Style: psychotronic, captivating, suspense, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: ufo, alien, spacecraft, businessman, scientist, extraterrestrial, doctor, erased memory, mistaken identity, secret mission, multiple deaths, memory loss ...
Place: central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Alien Overlords (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A man learns about alien agendas from a dying agent and feels compelled to warn the world about the impending danger.
Style: thought provoking, psychotronic, mind bending, psychological, philosophical ...
Plot: found footage, alien, ufo, oldtimer, destiny, alien race, alien contact, alien invasion, military, life changing experience, troubled, creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 5.3
 3K
Hangar 18 (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a Space Shuttle mission a satellite rams a unidentified flying object. The UFO afterwards performs an emergency landing in the deserts of Arizona. However the White House denies it's existence because of the near presidential elections. ...
Style: unusual plot structure, allegory, thought provoking, cerebral, bad ending ...
Plot: alien, ufo, investigation, first contact, nasa, extraterrestrial, chase, conspiracy, astronaut, outer space, childhood, parallel universe ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: las vegas, arizona, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 ⇓
67%
 5.3
 208
Duplicates (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family falls victim to a scientific institute that removes memories and transfers them to a computer.
Style: tech noir
Plot: science project, zombie, investigation, doctor, dead son, secret experiment, conspiracy, husband wife relationship, dead brother, suicide, scientist, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Beyond The Sky (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to a UFO convention in New Mexico where he meets a local artist with a dark secret. As they follow a trail of clues they discover disturbing sightings and question all they believe when they become immersed in the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: ufo, alien abduction, flying saucer, alien, invasion, crew, filmmaker, romance, investigation, chaos, machismo, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Aliens: Zone-X (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Park Ranger Don Morgan is torn from his routine life, when he stumbles upon a UFO visitation in the arid, deserted Park Area where he resides. An inexplicable, bizarre power outage knocks out all electronics and communications, stranding a carload ...
Style: tense, futuristic, captivating
Plot: ufo, alien, paranormal phenomena, alien contact, mirage, alien encounter, manipulation, paranormal activity, psychological manipulation, desert, creature, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Stranger Within (1974)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Who is the father of Ann Collins’ baby? Her husband had a vasectomy years ago and Ann hasn’t been with another man. Even more mysterious:as the baby grows inside her, Ann begins to change. Barbara Eden stars in this hypnotic blend of horror ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy and birth, supernatural power, child, alien abduction, alien, pregnant woman, birth, baby, stranger, extraterrestrial, pregnant wife, newborn baby ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 451
Out There (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Pulitzer Prize winning photographer is fired from his job for not being sensationalistic enough. After he purchases an old camera at a yard sale, he discovers some undeveloped film in it, including photos of an apparent alien abduction. When he ...
Plot: ufo, supernatural being, camping, alien, family, conspiracy, alien abduction, outer space, camera, accordion
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 734
The Lake (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jackie Ivers is a Los Angeles nurse who returns home to the small town of San Vicente to find that her friends and family have taken on bizarrely different personalities. Jackie notices that everyone who goes into the town's lake come out ...
Plot: parallel universe, parallel world, lake, small town, nurse, alien, sick father, doppelganger, strange behavior, fishing, investigation, illness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Proof (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Tim Butler witnesses a UFO crash and his account of the incident divides the community. When an author and UFO expert is called in to investigate, the expert's findings have a profound impact on Tim, his family, and the small Florida town.
Style: psychotronic, humorous, suspenseful, light, tense ...
Plot: alien, paranormal, ufo, paranormal phenomena, alien contact, supernatural power, heroes, friendship, alien technology, alien race, obsessive quest, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.4
 444
Beer Money (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three guys find a space alien in the woods and attempt to sell it to a tabloid TV show, with disastrous results.
Plot: alien, beer, dark humor, morality, ufo, reporter, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 2.5
 208
Alien Seed (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An alien impregnates an Earth woman so she can deliver an alien "messiah" that will rule the world. A newspaper reporter finds out what's going on and sets out to stop it.
Style: low-budget
Plot: impregnation, alien, ufo, waitress, violence, car chase, flashback, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), machine gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Tribulation 99: Alien Anomalies Under America (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Baldwin’s “pseudo-pseudo-documentary” presents a factual chronicle of US intervention in Latin America in the form of the ultimate far-right conspiracy theory, combining covert action, environmental catastrophe, space aliens, cattle ...
Style: experimental, cult film
Plot: alien, conspiracy, satire, invasion, ufo, cia, flying saucer, dictator, television, media, outer space, collage ...
Place: latin america, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
 10K
UFO (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A college student, who sees a UFO, uses his exceptional math skills to investigate the sighting with his friends while the FBI follows closely behind.
Style: semi documentary, captivating, thought provoking, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: ufo, alien, conspiracy theory, ufo sighting, mathematics, airport, mystery, fbi, code, alien contact, alien encounter, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.8
 256
Alternative 3 (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Purporting to be an investigation into the UK's contemporary "brain drain", Alternative 3 uncovered a plan to make the Moon and Mars habitable in the event of climate change and a terminal environmental catastrophe on Earth.
Plot: mars, scientist, conspiracy, cover up, moon landing, global warming, space colony, hoax, missing person, mysterious death, nasa, outer space ...
Time: year 1977, 70s
Place: ussr, usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.2
 414K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, isolation, supernatural, snow, paranoia, alien encounter, creature, fear, space and aliens, scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 4.0
 294
Alien Exorcism (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A brave scientist has been studying thousands of cases related to alien abductions. By placing abductees under hypnosis, he arrives at the unsettling discovery that for thousands of years, a variety of extra-terrestrial races have been installing ...
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, rough, tense
Plot: alien, love interest, scientist, secret service, alien abduction, religion, science, paranormal activity, paranormal phenomena, seduction, seductive girl, paranormal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 ⇓
59%
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 138 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: breathtaking, captivating, suspenseful, atmospheric, cerebral ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, ufo, first contact, alien abduction, alien contact, space and aliens, spacecraft, outer space, technology, benign alien, flying saucer, obsession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, mongolia, india, wyoming, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
1313: UFO Invasion (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: ADAM is a graduate student in theoretical astronomy and working on his dissertation. He’s always been interested in what’s ‘out there’ and he finds a perfect opportunity to both work and play…..in Roswell, New Mexico.
Style: serious, sexy, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: gay, alien, space and aliens, camp, ufo, alien invasion, gay erotica, gay interest, alien encounter, house, homosexual subtext, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 3K
Roswell (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the book "UFO Crash at Roswell" by Kevin Randle and Donald Schmitt, Roswell follows the attempts of Major Jesse Marcel to discover the truth about strange debris found on a local rancher's field in July of 1947. Told by his ...
Style: serious, captivating, cynical, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: ufo, alien, alien abduction, extraterrestrial, mystery, military, conspiracy, dishonesty, space and aliens, uncover truth, soldier, abduction ...
Time: 1940s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 5K
Cosmos (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Three astronomers accidentally intercept what they believe to be a signal from a distant alien civilization, but the truth is even more incredible than any of them could have imagined.
Style: breathtaking, inspirational, enigmatic, clever, philosophical ...
Plot: first contact, astronomy, ufo, alien civilization, science, race against time, space exploration, space and aliens, scientific discovery, outer space, adventure, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.1
 260
Space Thing (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A man is in bed reading Sci-Fi mags, and his wife seduces him. He then falls asleep, and the rest is his dream. He is from an alternate world, and disguises himself as an alien, then boards their ship, to keep them from attacking his planet. The ...
Style: psychotronic, sex comedy, erotic, parody, cult film
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, lesbianism, alien, female nudity, sex, outer space, spacecraft, flying saucer, interspecies sex, erotica, nudie cutie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%