Movies like Alita: Battle Angel

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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
 7.3
 207K
Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does she have any recognition of the world she finds herself in. As Alita learns to navigate her new life and the treacherous streets of Iron City, Ido tries to shield her from her mysterious past.
Style: captivating, exciting, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, serious, surprise ending, futuristic, psychotronic, tech noir
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, martial arts, distopia, bounty hunter, female protagonist, danger, nanotechnology, space station, uncover truth, society, adaptation, amnesia, one woman army, memories, mercenary, mars, woman fights a man, female warrior, anti heroine, superhero, manga, extreme sports, love, teenager ...
Time: near future, future

Most similar movies to Alita: Battle Angel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, surprise ending, futuristic and psychotronic films with plots about betrayal, chase, violence, gun, fight, explosion and danger mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Alita: Battle Angel: Ready Player One (2018), Ghost in the Shell (2017), Aeon Flux (2005), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Mortal Engines (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ready Player One (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, psychotronic ...
Plot: virtual reality, video game, cyberpunk, friendship, teenage protagonist, quest, teenage hero, virtuality, adventure, teamwork, love, race against time ...
Time: future, 2040s, 80s, near future, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
97%
Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India, Hong Kong, China, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.
Style: futuristic, philosophical, suspense, stylized, melancholic ...
Plot: cyberpunk, female protagonist, cyborgs, hacker, philosophy, strong female lead, technology, evolution, terrorism, investigation, artificial intelligence, network ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.4
 122K
Aeon Flux (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 400 years into the future, disease has wiped out the majority of the world's population, except one walled city, Bregna, ruled by a congress of scientists. When Æon Flux, the top operative in the underground 'Monican' rebellion, is ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strong female character, female protagonist, female killer, future dystopia, cyberpunk, rebellion, secret movement, martial arts, infertility, vengeance, vestiges of humanity, mysterious character ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: magic, supernatural power, battlefield, super villain, teenage superhero, team, superhero, save the world, end of the world, genocide, sacrifice, supervillain ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 95K
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, psychotronic ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, resistance, survival, artifact, save the world, post apocalyptic, danger, female warrior, revenge, female assassin, machine ...
Time: future
Place: europe, london, big ben london, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 210K
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, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: future dystopia, teenage love, fighting the system, heroes, female fighter, post apocalypse, good versus evil, danger, rebellion, social misfits, virtual reality, chase ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 137K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, tech noir, experimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, super soldier, microchip, murder, nanotechnology, distopia, implant, car chase, surgery, morgue, cyborgs ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: super powers, post apocalypse, telekinesis, superhuman powers, mind control, good versus evil, love and romance, soldier, escape, danger, kidnapping, friendship ...
Time: near future
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, alien, culture clash, benign alien, space and aliens, adventure, interracial romance, scientist, space travel, warrior, alien planet, interracial relations ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 120K
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, nanotechnology, man versus machine, cyborgs, car chase, helicopter, fight scenes, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, year 1998, 2010s, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: mexico city, mexico, texas, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, rescue, danger, leader, teenage boy, deception, chase, teenage girl, mutant, stalking, beating ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, survival, young heroes, against the odds, contests and competitions, youth, heroes, killings, heroine, death, trap, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: life turned upside down, adventure, space wars, destiny, imaginary, heroes, chaos, space and aliens, danger, space travel, save the lady, chosen one ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 104K
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, suspense, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: utopia, survival, distopia, good versus evil, surveillance, technology, manipulation, politics, danger, strong female character, brainwashing, genetics ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.
Style: futuristic, bleak, exciting, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: female protagonist, future dystopia, strong female character, survival, rebellion, distopia, against the odds, society, youth, adventure, danger, fighting the system ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, girls' night
Plot: distopia, rebellion, chase, tough girl, fight, survival, danger, revolution, chosen one, strong female lead, fight scenes, love triangle ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Style: exciting, epic, saga, futuristic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, space wars, adventure, star wars, good versus evil, danger, space battle, space and aliens, fictional war, heroes, deception ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female protagonist, future dystopia, survival, young heroes, warrior, competition, rebellion, mentor, contests and competitions, distopia, president, danger ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 151K
Riddick (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Betrayed by his own kind and left for dead on a desolate planet, Riddick fights for survival against alien predators and becomes more powerful and dangerous than ever before. Soon bounty hunters from throughout the galaxy descend on Riddick only to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, adventure, survival, outer space, tough heroes, deadly creature, bounty hunter, alien, mysterious planet, heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After years of outrunning ruthless bounty hunters, escaped convict Riddick suddenly finds himself caught between opposing forces in a fight for the future of the human race. Now, waging incredible battles on fantastic and deadly worlds, this lone, ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, lone hero, outer space, adventure, bounty hunter, on the run, heroes, survival, battles, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: agent, criminal gang, cyborgs, danger, betrayal, police, martial arts, gunfight, fight, transformation, swat team, police investigation ...
Time: future, 2000s, near future, 2020s
Place: sydney australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 412K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: comic, exciting, humorous, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: superhero, female warrior, superheroine, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the world, super strength, danger, warrior, weapons, alien technology, alien invasion ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, year 1995, year 1989
Place: los angeles, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 38K
Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: tense, psychotronic, exciting, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nanotechnology, superhero, mutant, redemption, cyberpunk, dark hero, rescue, mercenary, superhuman powers, revenge, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s, near future
Place: budapest, hungary, budapest hungary, london, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 582K
Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, stylized, intense, cult film ...
Plot: superhero, technology, king, warrior, good versus evil, martial arts, panther, loss of father, murder, haunted by the past, spy, black hero ...
Time: future, 2010s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: africa, london, south korea, nigeria, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, biting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, post apocalypse, chase, artificial intelligence, killer robot, imaginary, human android relationship, apocalypse, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future, year 1973, year 2017, year 2015, 21st century ...
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, political thriller, rivalry, danger, betrayal, friendship, mission, soldier, gadget, explosion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 153K
Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, utopia, future dystopia, martial arts, violence, police, car chase, crime fighter, foot chase, good versus evil, one man army ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, year 1996, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, distopia, adventure, survival, imaginary, confined, young heroes, danger, on the run, resistance, desert, virus ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, changing the past or future, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero, danger, superhuman powers, psychic, transformation, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, moscow russia, china, washington d.c., new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, comic, exciting, epic, psychotronic ...
Plot: apocalypse, mutant, superhero team, superhero, world domination, immortality, comics, transformation, teleportation, betrayal, mentor, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, sydney australia, east berlin east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%