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The Phoenix Incident (2015)
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The Phoenix Incident (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 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: tense, enigmatic, captivating, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: ufo, military, desert, conspiracy, camera, found footage, alien, missing person, missing, investigation, danger, death, alien invasion, arizona territory, arizona desert
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, usa, mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, tense and serious films with plots about alien, danger, ufo, investigation, alien encounter, space and aliens and conspiracy mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Phoenix Incident: Project Blue Book (2019), The X Files (1998), Phoenix Forgotten (2017), Beyond The Sky (2018), Alien Code (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Project Blue Book (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the true top secret U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena in the 1950s and ’60s, known as “Project Blue Book.”
Style: based on true events, captivating, enigmatic, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: ufo, alien, cold war, special agents, space and aliens, alien abduction, alien contact, physicist, paranormal activity, scientific research, alien encounter, investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: usa
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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, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ufo, alien, first contact, evil alien, conspiracy, fbi, mystery, government agency, investigation, paranoia, special agents, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, prehistory, future ...
Place: antarctica, london, texas, europe, usa ...
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Phoenix Forgotten (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 20 years after three teenagers disappeared in the wake of mysterious lights appearing above Phoenix, Arizona, unseen footage from that night has been discovered, chronicling the final hours of their fateful expedition.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, dark, exciting ...
Plot: ufo, found footage, desperation, fear, friendship, secret, dark secret, investigation, air force, travel, danger, tragedy ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1997
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
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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, intense, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: alien abduction, ufo, flying saucer, alien, filmmaker, crew, invasion, romance, investigation, chaos, danger, machismo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Gracefield Incident (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On August 16, 2013, the Supreme Court mandated the CIA to declassify files that had been kept secret for the past 75 years. Visual records of documented paranormal events were released to the public. The following incident took place in Gracefield, ...
Style: disturbing, dark, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien abduction, paranormal, nightmare, alien, fear, meteorite, love, group of friends, ufo, husband wife relationship, forest, night vision ...
Place: quebec
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Alien Code (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After deciphering a message found in a satellite, genius cryptographer Alex Jacobs finds himself being stalked by government agents and otherworldly beings.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, futuristic, tense, suspense
Plot: space and aliens, government, satellite, government agency, uncover truth, supernatural, race against time, alien, secret, code breaking, escapades, riddles and clues ...
Time: 2010s, future
Place: usa
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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, amateur film, suspense, contemplative, disturbing ...
Plot: ufo, alien, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, scientist, erased memory, secret mission, investigation, mistaken identity, countryside, multiple deaths, father daughter relationship ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague
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Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, dark ...
Plot: investigation, danger, ufo, deadly creature, supernatural, mysterious disappearance, missing child, village life, countryside, missing person, paranormal investigation, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, year 2011
Place: usa, utah
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34%
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Area 51 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government's secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military base, supernatural, ufo, government agency, obsessive quest, amateur detective, dishonesty, youth, danger, state affairs, alien, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, nevada, america, united states, las vegas
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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: captivating, suspenseful, epic, sentimental, light ...
Plot: ufo, alien, first contact, alien abduction, alien contact, a vision, technology, contact, flying saucer, benign alien, space and aliens, spacecraft ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: wyoming, mongolia, indiana, india, ohio ...
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Banshee Chapter (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the trail of a missing friend who had been experimenting with mind-altering drugs, a young journalist - aided by a rogue counter-culture writer, The Silence of The Lambs -- finds herself drawn into the dangerous world of top-secret government ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: missing person, desert, uncover truth, ghost, radio broadcast, drug use, lovecraftian, experiment, experimental drug, supernatural, found footage, camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Alien Overlords (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
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, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: found footage, alien, ufo, military, dying, troubled, life changing experience, human existence, oldtimer, alien encounter, time, danger ...
Time: future
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Area 51 Confidential (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: People from various walks of life find themselves held captive in a desolate area surrounding a secret government installation rumored to contain extraterrestrial life
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: captivity, danger, alien encounter, military, government, extraterrestrial, experiment, desert, alien, survival, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
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Alien Valley (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The story of a reality T.V. crew of paranormal researchers who journey to Colorado's San Luis Valley in order to investigate the unexplained phenomena of cattle mutilations. Over the course of their three day investigation they find much more ...
Style: psychotronic, dark, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: danger, fear, mysterious event, group of friends, friend, death, violence, investigation, murder, obscurity, found footage, paranormal investigation ...
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51 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Due to political pressure from the American public, the Air Force has decided to allow two well-known reporters limited access to the most secretive base on the planet. But when one of the base’s “long-term visitors” exploits this ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting, scary
Plot: alien, military, government facility, confined, danger, cover-up, conspiracy, laboratory, survival, evil alien, rebellion, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: futuristic, captivating, tense
Plot: ufo, alien, creature, desert, paranormal phenomena, paranormal activity, alien contact, alien encounter, psychological manipulation, mirage, manipulation, monster
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Night Skies (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On March 13th, 1997 one of the largest UFO sightings ever recorded took place across the southwestern United States...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ufo, investigation, danger, supernatural, alien encounter, mistaken identity, memory loss, deadly, space travel, creature, stranded, abduction ...
Time: year 1997
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
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The Fourth Kind (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Since the 1960s, a disproportionate number of the population in and around Nome, Alaska, have gone missing. Despite FBI investigations, the disappearances remain a mystery. Dr. Abigail Tyler, a psychologist, may be on the verge of blowing the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: ufo, alien abduction, alien encounter, space and aliens, hypnosis, patient, disappearance, investigation, paranormal activity, abduction, uncover truth, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2000
Place: alaska, usa, california, antarctica
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Signs (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: alien invasion, ufo, farm, alien encounter, asthma attack, alien, loss of faith, destiny, single father, priest, baseball, christianity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, brazil, mexico
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Alien Origin (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A movie created from "found footage" of a lost military expedition that exposes the origins of life on earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense
Plot: evil alien, alien, survival, danger, deadly, escapades, space and aliens, military, found footage, no survivors, jungle, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: found footage, missing person, danger, police investigation, wilderness, deadly, supernatural, survival, violence, death, missing child, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Eyes in the Dark (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Secret video files just discovered on an FBI server prove that the government has been hiding unexplained disappearances and a dangerous presence in the Pacific Northwest wilderness.
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: legend, camera, video camera, college student, forest, found footage, survival, evil, danger, mystery, murder, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington state
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The Arrival (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zane Ziminski is an astrophysicist who receives a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Eerily soon after his discovery, Zane is fired. He then embarks on a search to determine the origins of the transmission that leads him into a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, space and aliens, conspiracy, world domination, astronomer, extraterrestrial, alien encounter, investigation, foot chase, global warming, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
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Endangered Species (1982)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, mind bending, rough, serious ...
Plot: investigation, bio weapon, conspiracy, scientist, military, small town, blackmail, sheriff, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, environmentalism, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, colorado, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Terrible Angels (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Detective Ben Nolan is sent to investigate the story of a convicted prostitute and known drug dealer Linda Grossel. Linda explains that she was kidnapped and held captive for weeks. As the investigation unfolds, Linda's sanity is put to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: uncover truth, danger, law enforcement, abduction, investigation, police detective, crimes, graphic violence, life is a bitch, confined, woman in danger, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: captivating, cynical, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: mystery, military, haunted by the past, kidnapping, alien encounter, uncover truth, landing, abduction, conspiracy, space and aliens, soldier, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, exciting, thought provoking, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: ufo, mystery, fbi, mathematics, airport, code, invented language, professor, ufo sighting
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop declares an emergency. A group of eminent scientists led by Dr. Jeremy ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, science, laboratory, race against time, survival, chases and races, cure, deadly virus, heroic mission, danger, life is a bitch, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, 1950s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Sender (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A psychic father and daughter band together with an "angel" in an attempt to save Earth from an extraterrestrial Armageddon. This suspenseful thriller ties together strange occurrences from 1965 in the Bermuda Triangle (where an American ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, scary ...
Plot: spacecraft, space and aliens, alien invasion, evil alien, chases and races, heroes, ghost, deadly, investigation, escapades, danger, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Battle For SkyArk (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the near future the earth has become desolate and dangerous. Now inhabited by by a mysterious race of creatures, humanity has been forced to find refuge in the SkyArk, a man-made city in the sky. As the population grows, space becomes scarce and ...
Style: suspense, stylized, psychotronic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: alien, end of the world, invasion, ufo, alien invasion, spacecraft, apocalypse, battles, save the world, evil alien, war, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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