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Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
 6.2
 102K
Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who makes it out alive will get answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze.
Style: suspense, tragic ending, captivating, exciting, tense, disturbing, surprise ending, sinister
Plot: maze, desert, cure, teenage hero, battle, scientist, murder, pandemic, trial, terminal illness, vaccine, imprisonment, danger, fighting the system, friendship, laboratory, disease, coup d'etat, mysterious man, foot chase, zombie, fight, combat, city, mad scientist ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Maze Runner: The Death Cure

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, suspense and futuristic films with plots about chase, violence, rescue, escape, death, held at gunpoint and betrayal mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Maze Runner: The Death Cure: The Maze Runner (2014), The Scorch Trials (2015), The Darkest Minds (2018), Allegiant (2016), Insurgent (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 402K
The Maze Runner (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, apocalypse, adventure, imaginary, maze, memory loss, isolation, youth, trapped, young heroes, danger, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Scorch Trials (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Thomas and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. Their journey takes them to the Scorch, a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles. ...
Style: exciting, tense, twists and turns, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: maze, adventure, survival, imaginary, confined, danger, young heroes, on the run, resistance, desert, virus, runner ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Darkest Minds (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.
Style: romantic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: telekinesis, super powers, superhuman powers, good versus evil, mind control, post apocalypse, love and romance, soldier, escape, danger, kidnapping, friendship ...
Time: near future
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 102K
Allegiant (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior and Tobias Eaton venture into the world outside of the fence and are taken into protective custody by a mysterious agency known as the Bureau of Genetic Welfare.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: utopia, survival, good versus evil, surveillance, technology, manipulation, politics, danger, strong female character, brainwashing, genetics, fish out of water ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, romantic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, rebellion, chase, chosen one, survival, fight, danger, revolution, tough girl, fight scenes, collapsing building, couples ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 209K
Insurgent (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart.
Style: exciting, intense, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: future dystopia, teenage love, fighting the system, heroes, female fighter, good versus evil, danger, rebellion, social misfits, virtual reality, chase, foot chase ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.6
 4K
Maximum Ride (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Style: enigmatic, surprise ending, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: experiment, supernatural power, chase, mutant, rescue, leader, danger, teenage boy, deception, moral dilemma, teenage girl, stalking ...
Time: 2010s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 131K
Rampage (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching, surprise ending
Plot: monster, gorilla, mutation, creature feature, destruction, giant animal, fear, rage, animal attack, chase, transformation, rescue ...
Time: quarry, 2010s
Place: colorado, missouri, usa, illinois, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.6
 118K
The Dark Tower (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, surprise ending, apocalyptic
Plot: gunslinger, revenge, map, loner, murder, alternate dimension, paranoia, fear, hearing voices, psychiatrist, warlock, portal ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 42K
Extinction (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: suspense, light, surprise ending, avant garde, twist ending
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, alien, rescue, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, chase, self mutilation, foot chase, friendship, fear, shot to death ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 327K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: super powers, anti hero, superhero, alien, supernatural power, tough guy, super villain, experiment gone awry, laboratory, parasite, mutation, alien monster ...
Time: 2010s
Place: malaysia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: terrorist, mentor, revenge, terrorist plot, recruit, counter terrorism, terrorism, government agent, russian, spy, conspiracy, bomb ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy, italy, istanbul turkey, romania, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 93K
Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: captivating, exciting, futuristic, entertaining, sinister ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, resistance, save the world, survival, post apocalyptic, artifact, danger, revenge, machine, female warrior, female assassin ...
Time: future
Place: europe, big ben london, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 579K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, epic, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, save the world, scientist, deadly virus, plague, end of the world, infected, chaos, asthma, un ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, jerusalem, philadelphia, israel, nova scotia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 83K
Hardcore Henry (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Henry, a newly resurrected cyborg who must save his wife/creator from the clutches of a psychotic tyrant with telekinetic powers, AKAN, and his army of mercenaries. Fighting alongside Henry is Jimmy, who is Henry's only hope to make it through ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, twists and turns, bloody ...
Plot: murder, cyborgs, stylized violence, car chase, chase, violence, gunfight, fight scenes, mad scientist, gore, conspiracy, cloning ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, danger, military, soldier, heroic mission, revenge, future dystopia, terrorist, government, attack, gunfight, person on fire ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 1600s
Place: egypt, washington d.c., france, japan, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, political thriller, danger, rivalry, betrayal, friendship, soldier, explosion, disguise, mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Canada, South Africa, Australia, UK, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalyptic, post apocalypse, end of the world, chaos, bio weapon, zombie apocalypse, female fighter, zombie, survival, danger, apocalypse, battle ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.5
 28K
The Omega Man (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Robert Neville, a doctor, due to an experimental vaccine, is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war waged with biological weapons. The plague caused by the war has killed everyone else except for a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people calling ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, survival, isolation, danger, zombie, vestiges of humanity, heroic mission, life is a bitch, genetically altered, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, transformation ...
Time: future, year 1975, near future, year 1977
Place: los angeles, usa, woodstock, soviet union, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.8
 7K
Kill Switch (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pilot battles to save his family and the planet after an experiment for unlimited energy goes wrong.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: parallel world, physicist, pilot, experiment, murder, deception, chase, airplane, scientist, laboratory, fear, escape ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.2
 5K
Future World (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young boy searches a future world wasteland for a rumored cure for his dying mother.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: post apocalypse, brutality, danger, robot, mother son relationship, life is a bitch, family, biohazard, catastrophe, female nudity, stabbed in the chest, bare breasts ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, exciting, comic, epic, surprise ending ...
Plot: apocalypse, mutant, superhero, superhero team, world domination, transformation, teleportation, betrayal, immortality, mentor, good versus evil, comics ...
Time: future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, cairo egypt, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 122K
Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending ...
Plot: robot, alien, teenage girl, machine, standoff, technology, friendship, fast car, paintball gun, battlefield, ufo, lemonade ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, 20th century
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hardened special forces agent who fights to protect a young woman from a sinister criminal gang. At the same time, he feels a special connection to the young woman, like they met in a different life.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: agent, criminal gang, danger, betrayal, police, martial arts, gunfight, transformation, fight, cyborgs, friendship, police investigation ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: hong kong, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: comic, exciting, humorous, intense, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, disagreement, teamwork, flying man, ex soldier, brainwashing, costumed hero, teenage hero, police chase, escape, epic battle ...
Time: 1990s, year 1991, 2010s
Place: siberia, vienna, berlin germany, africa, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 114K
Terminator (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, Spain, Hungary, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The sixth film in the "Terminator" series will pick up where the second film left off, ignoring all the subsequent sequels.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: androids and robots, time travel, technology, gunfight, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, car chase, helicopter, nanotechnology, fight scenes, apocalypse, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, year 1998, 2010s, 1990s, 2020s
Place: mexico city, mexico, guatemala, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: futuristic, tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: giant monster, robot, alien monster, teenage hero, army, artificial intelligence, human versus monster, scientist, alien, good versus evil, end of the world, death ...
Time: near future
Place: mount fuji, china, hong kong, japan, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway, UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: spy, terrorist, hand to hand combat, helicopter, handgun, countdown, gun, violence, race against time, motorcycle, plutonium, mountain ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france, berlin germany, germany, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, bleak, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, female assassin, post apocalypse, plague, pandemic, future dystopia, female fighter, zombie apocalypse, virus, chase, survival, bio weapon ...
Time: future
Place: moscow russia, washington d.c., tokyo, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, rivalry, rescue, on the run, hitman, corporation, explosion, assassin, robot, corporate crimes, chaos and mayhem, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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