Movies like October 30th

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October 30th (2018)
October 30th (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Story: Three friends escape into the wilderness after hearing only a portion of the Orson Welles radio play: The War of the Worlds. They seek refuge in an old hunting camp to ride out the fictional attack, and soon learn that they are being stalked by something very real.
Plot: paranoia, radio broadcast, cabin, fear
Time: year 1938

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Most similar movies to October 30th

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and cerebral films with plots about paranoia, death, conspiracy, survival, catastrophe, danger and mentor mostly in Thriller, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like October 30th: Homeworld (2008), Rupture (2016), Blood Of The Beast (2003), Controra - House of Shadows (2013), Coyote (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.1
 531
Homeworld (2008)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The year: 3037. Earth is at war with aliens called Mendax. They have remarkable mental abilities and are determined to wipe out all mankind
Plot: paranoia, extinction, virus, alien, space marine, soldier, stabbing
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 5K
Rupture (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A single mom tries to break free from a mysterious organization that has abducted her.
Plot: fanaticism, conspiracy, paranoia, paranormal, survival, human experimentation, torture, abduction, spider, imprisonment, injection, air vent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Blood Of The Beast (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the year 2012, the 3rd great war comes to an end. The war claims no victors, but both sides succeed in executing their chemical warfare campaigns. The result is over 3 billion deaths. Over ninety-eight percent of the male survivors are rendered ...
Style: avant garde, surreal
Plot: car, mass destruction, destruction, cattle, death, violence, short wave radio, zombie, surrealism, camping, backpack, group of friends ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Controra - House of Shadows (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, Ireland
Story: A couple inherits their family's ancient Italian palazzo where sinister shadows from the past reappear.
Style: suspense
Plot: paranoia, family secret, manipulation, priest, corruption, prejudice, haunted house, church, isolation, demon, conspiracy, investigator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.1
 80
Coyote (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An insomniac writer's sleep-deprived hallucinations distort reality as paranoia drives him to extreme violence.
Plot: paranoia, sanity, crossbow, insanity, insomnia, blood, death, murder, female nudity, dream, dog bite
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Without Warning (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An alien creature stalks human prey.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cabin, paranoia, forest, wilderness, alien, creature, predator, espionage, deadly creature, evil alien, alien attack, human prey ...
Time: 70s, 40s, 1940s
Place: canada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.0
 155
Nevermore (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The movie stars Judd Nelson as a wealthy but unstable hermit who is convinced he will soon become insane much as his father did; his father actually did go insane and murdered Nelson's character's mother. He hires a private investigator ...
Style: suspense
Plot: paranoia, deception, bored housewife, old dark house, old friends, sauna, alcohol, train, car accident, security camera, sheriff, revolver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Drop Dead Gorgeous (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A hot new model takes the fashion world by storm, but things start to turn ugly when people around her begin turning up dead.
Plot: shower, model, fashion, paranoia, cat, murder, fame, maniac, serial killer, jealousy, knife, fashion model ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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No Time to Fear (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Plot: arrow, anthropologist, medicine, schizophrenia, pistol, paranoia, psychiatrist, fear, run over by a car, curse, gun, kitchen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 10K
Brainstorm (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brilliant research scientists have invented a device capable of recording and playing back sensory experiences only to have devastating results when one of them records their own death.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, surprise ending, futuristic ...
Plot: memory, virtual reality, drugs/alcohol, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, fighting the system, rebellion, disorder, life is a bitch, mad scientist, uncover truth, death ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: england, europe, london, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 9K
Futureworld (1976)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after the Westworld tragedy in the Delos amusement park, the corporate owners have reopened the park following over $1 billion in safety and other improvements. For publicity purposes, reporters Chuck Browning and Tracy Ballard are invited ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world domination, reporter, journalist, robot as menace, investigation, chase, danger, journalism, cloning, police investigation, killer robot, a.i. ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 37K
Time Lapse (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.
Style: cerebral, psychological, tense, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: time travel, gambling, time machine, murder, threat, blackmail, party, diary, plot twist, paranoia, survival, destiny ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 83K
WarGames (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hacker, cold war, nuclear threat, computer genius, computer, young heroes, government, chess, man versus machine, military base, race against time, video game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 10K
The I Inside (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Simon Cable wakes up in a hospital bed, confused and disoriented. He soon discovers from doctors that he has amnesia and is unable to remember the last two years of his life. Cable investigates what has happened to him and slowly pieces together his ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, murder, memory loss, doctor, paranoia, amnesia, puzzle, fear, guilt, nightmare, memory, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 2K
Solar Crisis (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A huge solar flare is predicted to fry the Earth. Astronauts aboard the spaceship Helios must go to the Sun to drop a bomb equipped with an Artificial Intelligence (Freddy) and a Japanese pilot (as a back up if the Artificial Intelligence fail) at ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, astronaut, artificial intelligence, bomb, sun, space travel, rescue, apocalypse, danger, race against time, survival, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 5K
Communion (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A novelist's wife and son see him changed by an apparent encounter with aliens in the mountains.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: alien abduction, hypnosis, alien, paranoia, christmas, cabin, halloween, ufo, psychiatrist, alien encounter, space and aliens, writer's life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 6K
Somnio (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man trapped in an automated prison must outsmart a computer in order to escape and try and find his way back to the outside world that may already be wiped out.
Style: suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, escape, prison, jail, coffee, dream, mountain, resistance, memory, knocked out, mistaken identity, urination ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 71K
The Invasion (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. They discover an alien virus aboard a crashed space shuttle that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological, idiotic ...
Plot: alien, danger, save the world, virus, invasion, psychiatrist, survival, sleeping, epidemic, transformation, female protagonist, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: usa, washington d.c., russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.2
 579
Mr. Murder (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 193 min.
Story: A group of scientists are trying to produce the perfect soldier by cloning. The day the clone is born, Marty Stillwater, a mystery novel writer, feels that something strange is going on inside his body and mind. Seven years later, Marty discovers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, mistaken identity, murder, government agency, mad scientist, split personality, obsession, experiment gone awry, crimes, danger, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Project Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beneath the desert lies a terrifying secret! While camping out, two close friends, Gus and John are attacked by an awesome, but unidentifiable force. Fleeing this unknown terror, they come upon Marcy, a vision of beauty, alone in the desert. She’s ...
Plot: nightmare, mind control, experiment, pyramid, camp, cabin, underground, isolation, airplane, computer, priest, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 29K
The Arrival (1996)
Genre: 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, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, astronomer, conspiracy, global warming, observatory, satellite dish, extraterrestrial, volkswagen beetle, screwdriver, scientist, foot chase, golf club ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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.
Plot: bikini, death of friend, monster, handheld camera, flashlight, video camera, legend, eyes, cabin, search and rescue, college student, terror ...
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 14K
Seconds (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A secret organisation offers wealthy people a second chance at life. The customer picks out someone they want to be and the organisation surgically alters the customer to look like the intended person, stages the customer's death, gets rid of ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, psychological, stylized, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, plastic surgery, murder, midlife crisis, faked death, surgery, redemption, mystery, deadly, golden years, hidden identity, secret identity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, manhattan new york city, malibu california, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, artificial intelligence, super computer, nuclear threat, mathematics, man versus machine, ultimatum, a.i., government agency, survival, apocalypse, technology gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future
Place: canada, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Enter Nowhere (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three strangers arrive one by one to a mysterious cabin in the middle of nowhere after enduring separate life-altering predicaments. Searching for a way out of the woods, frustrated, hungry and battling to stay warm they discover their mysterious ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: time travel, lost, cabin in the woods, cabin, time paradox, axe, survival, mystery, german soldier, in the woods, isolation, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Banshee Chapter (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: desert, missing person, uncover truth, lsd, video camera, drug use, radio broadcast, ghost, investigation, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Genre: 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: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: science, laboratory, plague, nuclear threat, race against time, epilepsy, small town, nasa, satellite, laser, survival, chemistry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1950s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 185K
The Happening (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a deadly airborne virus threatens to wipe out the northeastern United States, teacher Elliott Moore (Mark Wahlberg) and his wife (Zooey Deschanel) flee from contaminated cities into the countryside in a fight to discover the truth. Is it ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, bleak, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: apocalypse, plague, survival, supernatural, on the run, family in danger, danger, suicide, chaos and mayhem, first contact, mystery, virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, france, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Show Must Go On (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Croatia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During a reality show a war starts, but the producer will do anything to hide it from the contestants.
Plot: panic, survival, explosion, tv show in film, siren, media hype, army, television, handheld camera, divorce, fictional war, apartment ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Deadlines (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Travis Levon (Rickey Bird) is forced to finish a novel from famous author, Simon Woodburn (Robin Steffen) after he suddenly dies, in order to meet a deadline. Gavin Stone (James MacPherson), his callous boss, reminds Travis of the importance of this ...
Plot: novel, possession, cabin, trapped, escape, house, chainsaw
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%