Movies like Wastelander

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Wastelander (2018)
 2.6
 132
Wastelander (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic landscape, an ex-soldier wanders in search of his lost home and family. Along the way, he joins a makeshift group of survivors who convince him to lead them through the wasteland. But when a band of pillaging raiders comes after them, they must fight to survive in this cruel dystopia.
Plot: adventure, post apocalypse, amnesia, laser, fight, punk rocker
Time: future
Place: arizona

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Most similar movies to Wastelander

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, serious and stylized films with plots about adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, imaginary and rivalry mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Wastelander: Ultra Warrior (1990), Wheels of Fire (1985), The Time Machine (2002), Ready Player One (2018), City Beneath the Sea (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 1.6
 674
Ultra Warrior (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After the nuclear holocaust, one man rises from the ashes to become the leader of a ragged gang of survivors. They soon discover that their greatest challenge is yet to come; they must fight a battle for the ages against the evil minions of The ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, adventure, apocalypse, post nuclear, heroic mission, time travel, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, chaos, good versus evil, superhero ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.6
 412
Wheels of Fire (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Future is now. There are no rules and no place to hide from the deadly Highway Warriors who ravage the roads in machines of destruction.
Plot: violence, sadist, gang, explosion, desert, female warrior, psychic, post apocalypse, bazooka, post nuclear, gang warfare, barbarian ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Time Machine (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: changing the past or future, time machine, time travel, adventure, obsessive quest, utopia, haunted by the past, escapades, hopes, imaginary, society, demolished city ...
Time: future, 19th century, 1890s, near future, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Ready Player One (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: virtual reality, adventure, video game, quest, evil corporation, love, life, teenage protagonist, reward, friendship, teamwork, fight ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century, near future, 80s
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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City Beneath the Sea (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all its gold reserves from Fort Knox there, along with a fantastic new ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: underwater, adventure, race against time, escapades, chases and races, danger, biosphere, bio dome, terrorist, submarine, environmental issues
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.2
 15K
Wing Commander (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hollywood version of the popular video game series "Wing Commander". Unlike other video games to feature film transitions, series creator Chris Roberts was heavily involved in the film's creation. This is the story of Christopher ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, futuristic, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, space wars, outer space, space travel, spacecraft, good versus evil, adventure, evil alien, fight, pilot, save the world, alien encounter ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.7
 835
Space Raiders (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates.
Style: futuristic, semi serious, stylized, exciting, clay animation
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, pirate, spacecraft, evil alien, adventure, children, kidnapping, space wars, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 232K
John Carter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, mysterious planet, heroes, space travel, imaginary kingdom, mars, space wars, danger, save the day, alien race, martian, princess ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, future
Place: arizona, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 4.5
 808
The Last Chase (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Twenty years after the American people have been told the oil has run out and disease has scared them into complacency, the United States has become a fascist state. One man, former race car driver Franklyn Hart, now a puppet spokesman for public ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, gas station, chase, chases and races, adventure, distant future, danger, society, politics, against the odds, on the run ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.2
 2K
Knights (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the future, as a result of devastating wars, all suitable for cultivation of land turned into one big lifeless desert. In the search of fertile lands around the world were traveling group of nomadic farmers. But one of the distant city genesis in ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, grand canyon, kickboxing, sword and sorcery, decapitation, vampire, androids and robots, danger, adventure, distant future, violence, blood ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.9
 177K
After Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One thousand years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape from Earth, Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, survival, spacecraft, danger, apocalypse, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes, parents and children, isolation, coming of age, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.0
 4K
Steel Dawn (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, martial arts, survival, adventure, gang, lone wolves, water shortage, vengeance, rescue, vigilantism, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.4
 958
America 3000 (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 900 years after a nuclear war in the USA, mankind is back to the stone ages. Amazon women rule the tribes, while the men are weak and dumb - either kept as slaves or living wild as animals. Only Korvis and a friend are intelligent enough to flee and ...
Plot: slavery, battle of the sexes, horse, flag, wig, drug overdose, celebration, american flag, book, matriarchy, post thermonuclear war, amazon ...
Time: future, stone age
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 817
Neon City (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: "Mad Max" clone set in the not-too-distant future about a group of people trying to escape to a safe haven called Neon City after a solar disaster that has decimated the Earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, survival, prostitute, mutant, drugs/alcohol, on the road, adventure, lone wolves, strong sexual content, lovers on the run, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, epic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, life turned upside down, destiny, heroes, chaos, save the lady, space and aliens, imaginary, danger, space wars, creature, chosen one ...
Time: future
Place: st. petersburg russia, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, master villain, adventure, master warrior, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space wars, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, outer space, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, team, space station, star trek, alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance of military forces prepares a daring attack on ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, outer space, martian, alien invasion, space war, adventure, space and aliens, alien encounter, distant planet, space wars, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.1
 22
Elixir (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: By 2115, the world has been plagued by severe environmental disasters, civil unrest, anarchy and governmental collapse, and pure chaos. Society no longer has easy access to the basic needs of survival, and everyday is a fight to survive. Elixir ...
Plot: water, fight, environmental, life, fear
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video remake, when an accident leaves a group of researchers trapped beneath the earth's crust, it's up to a drill team, led by Joseph Harnet (Greg Evigan), to rescue them. But once underground, the team discovers a ...
Style: serious, captivating, offbeat
Plot: volcano, adventure, adventurer, heroic mission, dinosaur, prehistoric creature, escapades, imaginary, androids and robots, dangerous animal, deadly creature, daring rescue ...
Time: prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.0
 547K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space wars, heroic mission, space and aliens, teleportation, adventure, time travel, imaginary, star trek, heroes, space opera ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis planet to recover Spock's body.
Style: sincere, serious, based on cult tv series, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: reincarnation, space opera, star trek, friendship, outer space, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, invisibility, teleportation, race against time, rescue ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, androids and robots, rescue, adventure, space battle, save the world, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, good versus evil, against the odds ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 2.8
 525
Droid Gunner (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the future, the threat of global takeover by cyborg units has forced Earth to outlaw their use. But when four female androids are smuggled to Earth, Jack Ford is assigned to track them down. An adventurous chase takes him from the mean streets of ...
Plot: female nudity, exploitation, bounty hunter, fight, earth, dark future
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.5
 125
Death Game (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A devastating earthquake has left Los Angeles split in two. The wealthy now live in a new island metropolis, while the poor struggle to survive in the ruins of the old city. Detective Jack has been assigned to investigate the disappearance of a ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: humanoid, fight to the death, bodybuilder, topless woman, cyberpunk, entrapment, sex, abduction, martial arts
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Babylon 5: Thirdspace (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan Ivanova discovers a derelict spaceship in hyperspace. They tow it back to Babylon 5, then strange things start happening. People are being telepathically taken over by aliens from another (third)space.
Style: futuristic, serious, tense, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space station, outer space, evil alien, space and aliens, adventure, imaginary, flying saucer, artifact, fight, alien encounter, space wars, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 2K
Arena (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An intergalactic fighting competition between champions of various worlds has traditionally been won by a species much larger and stronger than humans. Entering the contest, a human finds he has to battle against not just his opponents and his ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fight, alien, contests and competitions, rivalry, space and aliens, gangsters, adventure, underdog, alien encounter, future dystopia, battles, fighting the system ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, ...
Style: serious, futuristic, offbeat, stylized, mind bending
Plot: time travel, experiment, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, getting home, race against time, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, destiny, experiment gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Star Wars: Episode IX (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: The next installment in the franchise and the conclusion of the “Star Wars“ sequel trilogy as well as the “Skywalker Saga“.
Plot: space opera, star wars, adventure, war
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.1
 4K
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, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: post apocalypse, danger, brutality, family, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, robot, biohazard, catastrophe, bare breasts, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%