Movies like Badlands 2005

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Badlands 2005 (1988)
 6.0
 50
Badlands 2005 (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In 1995, a severe drought forced Americans to flee the West for the cities. Water became more precious than gold. Now in 2005, settlers are coming back, meeting new challenges, and age-old adversaries. A U.S. Marshal and his cyborg partner patrol the American West. A hard-as-nails female boss heads two U.S. Marshals (one human, one bionic) in Badlands 2005, a concept where the near future sees water as a more precious commodity than gold. The West of America has been deserted after droughts a decade earlier, and now a re-population program is underway.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: post apocalypse, bandit, distopia, cyborgs, truck, hippie, hijacking, recluse, androids, impersonation, gunfight, global warming, wasteland, climate change, ruse, u.s. marshal, bar, arranged marriage, plastic surgery, armored car, stolen money, marshal, sister, future dystopia, governor ...
Time: future, year 2005

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Most similar movies to Badlands 2005

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, suspenseful, serious and psychotronic films with plots about post apocalypse, future dystopia, heroes, gunfight, danger, distopia and society mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Badlands 2005: Driving Force (1989), Barb Wire (1996), Cybernator (1991), Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter (2016), Omega Cop (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
 157
Driving Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the near future Steve (Sam Jones) takes a job as a tow truck driver that has to battle a gang of baddies led by Nelson (Don Swayze).
Plot: truck, truck accident, tow truck, post apocalypse, road accident, father daughter relationship, revenge, love, male female relationship, kiss, explosion, car accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.4
 27K
Barb Wire (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sexy nightclub owner, Barb Wire moonlights as a mercenary in Steel Harbor, one of the last free zones in the now fascist United States. When scientist Cora Devonshire wanders into Barb's establishment, she gets roped into a top-secret ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sexy, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master villain, bounty hunter, bar, bail bondsman, electric torture, obese, vengeance, future dystopia, good versus evil, chase, heroic mission, sexy woman ...
Time: future, year 2017, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 2.7
 336
Cybernator (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the future, an L.A. cop whose girlfriend is a stripper uncovers a conspiracy concerning killer cyborgs.
Plot: cyborgs, secret project, stripper, murder investigation, military, post apocalypse, distopia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A few decades from now - Sienna, a rebellious robot-fighting arms dealer, lives on a post-apocalyptic Earth. When the cities start to fall under the control of the A.I. Scourge, a hyper-weaponized robot army, Sienna decides to leave the Earth and ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, distopia, cyborgs, human versus robot, robot as menace, weapons, killer robot, manhunt, technology, space battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 2.7
 547
Omega Cop (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 1999. John Travis is the toughest cop alive... In fact the only cop alive. He and his elite force stand between murderous mutants and the remains of humanity...
Plot: post apocalypse, con artists, water shortage, slave trade, blood spatter, tough guy, foot chase, brawl, ak 47, sniper rifle, revolver, pump action shotgun ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.5
 316K
Total Recall (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, exciting, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, mars, space colony, secret agents, secret agent, outer space, memory loss, fictional war, chase, conspiracy, false memory ...
Time: future, 21st century, 1990s, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.3
 347
New Eden (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Prisoners are dumped on a sand planet dubbed Earth 21-523 where most are immediately killed by the sand people and the remainder struggle for existence. That is until a new prisoner arrives with ideas of providing irrigation of the desert. But he ...
Plot: planet, prisoner, distopia, farm, alien planet, penal colony, desert planet, interracial relations, fight, nomad, post apocalypse, convict ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Matrix 4 (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: The fourth installment in The Matrix franchise. Plot unknown.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, intellectual, suspenseful ...
Plot: distopia, virtual reality, future dystopia, artificial intelligence, heroes, dream world, cyberpunk, computer, man versus machine, philosophy, save the world, characters in danger ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Project Shadowchaser II (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Terrorists led by an android take over a nuclear plant and threaten to launch a missile at Washington. While the authorities desperately attempt to negotiate, the terrorists persue their real goal. A plant worker, her son and a tough-guy repair man ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: cyborgs, androids, terrorist, terrorism, repairman, tough guy, nuclear missile, sexploitation, nuclear power plant, nuclear, outer space
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.3
 1K
Trancers III (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A time traveling cop, Jack Deth, from the future is taken back to the past to be given the task of destroying the Trancer program before it has a chance to get out of control, sending the world into a state of chaos and war.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, private detective, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, rivalry, danger, fugitives, imaginary, chases and races, escapades, save the world, sent to the past ...
Time: future, year 2005, year 1992
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.9
 811
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: fistfight, one eyed man, female nudity, exploitation, bare breasts, stripper, spy, gunfight, breasts, brothel, strip club, cigar smoking ...
Time: future, near future
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.9
 126
Future Justice (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the future Saturn's moon of Titan houses a prison where Earth's worst criminals are kept awaiting their return to Earth for trial and execution. One of those criminals, Python Diamond, is being flown back to Earth, escorted by five ...
Plot: motorcycle, gang, military, apocalypse, baseball bat, siege, gun, spacecraft, gunfight, post apocalypse, nuclear, crossbow ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, time travel, future dystopia, robot vs. robot, post apocalypse, save the world, terminator, killer robot, artificial intelligence, chase ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, year 1997, year 1995 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, united states, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyborgs, ship, post apocalypse, heroes, chase, fetus, terrorism, kung fu, anarchy, androids and robots, imaginary, chases and races ...
Time: future
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: post apocalypse, revolution, battles, monkey, ape, rebellion, radiation, survival, adventure, distopia, leadership, danger ...
Time: future, 2000s, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.0
 823K
The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, sent to the past, killer robot, protector, androids, time paradox, dystopic future, time travel, manhunt ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, year 1984, twentieth century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Terminator Salvation (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: All grown up in post-apocalyptic 2018, John Connor must lead the resistance of humans against the increasingly dominating militaristic robots. But when Marcus Wright appears, his existence confuses the mission as Connor tries to determine whether ...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, apocalypse, post apocalypse, man versus machine, dystopic future, androids and robots, killer robot, save the world, army, cyberpunk, technology gone awry, destiny ...
Time: future, 2010s, near future, 2000s, year 2003
Place: los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, man versus machine, apocalypse, killer robot, chaos, time travel, chase, technology gone awry, artificial intelligence, time traveler, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2030s, year 2003 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.6
 316
Prison Planet (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Committed to overthrowing a bloodthirsty tyrant, brave freedom fighter Blaine (James Phillips) earns a one-way ticket to Prison Planet, an inhospitable wasteland where he battles violent goons and struggles to find Himshaw (Jack Willcox), the key to ...
Style: rough, bleak, futuristic, serious, sexy
Plot: rebellion, prison, future dystopia, post apocalypse, graphic violence, society, fighting the system, life is a bitch, danger, heroes, rivalry, profanity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has ...
Style: philosophical, exciting, rough, suspenseful, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, chosen one, virtual reality, post apocalypse, alternate reality, man versus machine, artificial intelligence, rebel, precognition, save the world, prophecy ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, distant future, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.3
 675
Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, post apocalypse, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, society, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, life is a bitch, danger, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.0
 458
Future Kick (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: On Earth in the future Don "The Dragon" Wilson takes on a sinister corporation that trades in black market human body parts. He single handedly manages to restore law and order in a motion picture tour de force guaranteed to thrill science ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, kickboxing, warrior, tough guy, stripper, fight, one against many, blood spatter, beating, brawl, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, distopia, monkey, ape, gorilla, time travel, space and aliens, post apocalypse, astronaut, survival, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future, 80s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.4
 1K
A.P.E.X. (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A time-travel experiment in which a robot probe is sent from the year 2073 to the year 1973 goes terribly wrong thrusting one of the project scientists,into a plague ravaged alternate time-line whose war weary inhabitants are locked in a constant ...
Style: serious, futuristic
Plot: time travel, terminator, androids and robots, space and aliens, imaginary, soldier, chaos, heroes, danger, changing the past or future, chases and races, scientist ...
Time: future, year 1973
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.8
 566
Steel Frontier (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in a post-nuclear-holocaust future, this sci-fi western takes place in the frontier city of New Hope, the only place around with a working oil refinery. Ever since a megalomaniac general and his followers took over the place, life has been ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, soldier, bounty hunter, anti heroes, anti hero, post apocalypse, modern western, chaos, tough heroes, criminal heroes, one man army, crimes ...
Time: future, year 2019, 21st century, near future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.3
 216
Firestorm (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the year 2024, a fierce battle rages between a ruthless villain and an android resistance group
Plot: cyborgs, androids, rebellion, bound and gagged, tied to a chair
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.1
 1K
Robot Wars (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the year 2041, the rebel Centros are a plague to the survivors of the great toxic gas scare of 1993. A renegade Megarobot pilot and an archaeologist must team up (despite personal differences, a reluctant romance, and official pressure to cease ...
Style: cult film, futuristic
Plot: giant robots, heroes, distopia, future dystopia, rebellion, martial arts, robot, rebel leader, archaeologist, renegade, rebel, pilot ...
Time: future, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.9
 756
Road Wars (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the earth’s water supply is depleted, the survivors form roving road gangs, armed to the teeth and desperate to find and protect water supplies. But when a new breed of blood-drinking humans emerges, the survivors must contend with a whole ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, scary
Plot: post apocalypse, mutant, chase, zombie, gunfight, violence, danger, courage, peril, graphic violence, future dystopia, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.9
 171
Gangster World (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a futuristic theme park, people interact with androids in mafia gangster scenarios, unleashing their deepest violent and sexual desires on the android characters. A new android, called the Outsider, is spontaneously created and begins to hunt one ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: amusement park, androids, sabotage, gangsters, cyberpunk, sexual fantasy, future dystopia, revenge, chase, martial arts, gangster, programmer
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%