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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
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 encounter with a mysterious young woman from the Outlands who will change the course of his life forever.
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, captivating, epic, sinister, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, steampunk, resistance, machine, survival, artifact, danger, robot, escape, post apocalyptic, save the world, city, love and romance, post apocalypse, robot as pathos, robot as menace, anchor, spyglass, female pilot, id card, consumerism, scavenger, secret weapon, periscope, survivalist ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, surprise ending, futuristic and serious films with plots about murder, explosion, death, violence, danger, betrayal and escape mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Mortal Engines: Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Insurgent (2015), Tomb Raider (2018), Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, chase, survival, apocalypse, insanity, desert, danger, dark future, chases and races, dark hero, female warrior, brutality ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 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: epic, futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, adventure, space wars, good versus evil, space opera, danger, master villain, escapades, heroes, cloning, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.2
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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, serious, surprise ending, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: future dystopia, heroes, teenage love, fighting the system, teenagers, coming of age, social misfits, young heroes, rebellion, danger, escapades, misfit ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
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: chase, revolution, rebellion, survival, fight, danger, distopia, chosen one, society, fight scenes, couples, love triangle ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 6.4
 142K
Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: peril, chase, island, missing person, jungle, survival, rescue, courage, female fighter, secret, gunfight, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: hong kong, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: future dystopia, survival, young heroes, mentor, danger, female protagonist, warrior, rebellion, championship, society, president, resistance ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, futuristic, family saga ...
Plot: space opera, space battle, fight, star wars, spacecraft, heroism, good versus evil, space travel, supernatural power, strong female character, outer space, laser gun ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Scorch Trials (2015)
Genre: Action, 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, futuristic, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, survival, imaginary, young heroes, virus, zombie, confined, danger, desert, escape, resistance, disease ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Style: epic, suspense, tragic ending, dark, futuristic ...
Plot: space travel, space opera, rebellion, rebel, space battle, suicide mission, female protagonist, spacecraft, blind man, robot, against the odds, war ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, serious, surprise ending, futuristic, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, military, soldier, heroic mission, evil, secret, danger, revenge, explosion, terrorist, laser, cobra ...
Time: future, 21st century, 1600s, 2000s
Place: egypt, japan, france, arc de triomphe paris, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, United Arab Emirates, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, cerebral, melancholic ...
Plot: space travel, space opera, stranded, star trek, alien, chase, teleportation, motorcycle, revenge, transformation, vengeance, good versus evil ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.7
 89K
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, bad ending, entertaining
Plot: teenagers, surveillance, survival, genetics, technology, manipulation, utopia, betrayal, brainwashing, cyberpunk, chase, memory ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.9
 32K
Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: entertaining, colourful, exciting, epic, twists and turns ...
Plot: superhero, atlantis, super villain, supernatural power, army, father son relationship, sword fight, warrior, rescue, ocean, underwater, demi god ...
Time: 2010s, year 1985, 1990s
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, maine, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.8
 1.0M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, 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, captivating, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
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Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
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Style: suspense, tragic ending, sinister, surprise ending
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 299K
Justice League (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Story: Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, epic, exciting, surprise ending
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, serious, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: A group of heroic warriors has only six days to save the planet in "Mortal Kombat Annihilation." To succeed they must survive the most spectacular series of challenges any human, or god, has ever encountered as they battle an evil warlord ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.7
 75K
Hardcore Henry (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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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: stylized, bloody, entertaining, exciting, intense ...
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Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 223K
Total Recall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life ...
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, 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, entertaining, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Highlander: The Source (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world is falling into chaos. As he roams a crumbling city, Duncan MacLeod, the Highlander, remembers happier times before the love of his life left... Hopeless and alone, MacLeod finds his way to a band of immortal companions, including his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: eastern europe, rome italy, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: new york, usa, big ben london, alps, norway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, adventure, assassin, time travel, imaginary, secret identity, chase, secret society, memory, parkour, danger, changing the past or future ...
Time: ancient history, year 1986, 2010s, 15th century
Place: spain, texas, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, dragon, battles, epic battle, battle, sword and sorcery, adventure, leadership, treasure hunt, corruption, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.2
 87K
The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, bleak ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: apocalypse, obsessive quest, danger, adventure, alien invasion, mysterious character, survival, teenage life, youth, genocide, military, siblings relations ...
Time: future, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Germany, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Australia
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, suspenseful, serious, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: agent, criminal gang, danger, betrayal, martial arts, gunfight, police, fight, transformation, friendship, cyborgs, police investigation ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 2000s
Place: sydney australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When gigantic robots attack New York City, "Sky Captain" uses his private air force to fight them off. His ex-girlfriend, reporter Polly Perkins, has been investigating the recent disappearance of prominent scientists. Suspecting a link ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: steampunk, mad scientist, robot, save the world, killer robot, heroic mission, danger, world domination, adventure, laboratory, soldier, snow ...
Time: 30s, future, 20th century, 1930s, year 1939
Place: himalaya, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, nepal, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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