Movies like Skies Above

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Skies Above (1965)
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Skies Above (1965)
Original name: Le ciel sur la tête
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The crew of an aircraft carrier discovers that it is being pursued by a UFO that turns out to be a radioactive probe from outer space. They appeal to the warring countries of Earth to stop fighting and help it to repel the invaders.
Plot: ufo, spy, army, scientist, sailor, military, soldier, french, flying saucer, officer, air force, aircraft carrier, french army, fighter jet, radioactivity, french military, french soldier, radioactive, unknown, ufo sighting

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Most similar movies to Skies Above

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about ufo, alien, outer space, military, space and aliens, scientist and danger mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Skies Above: The Man of Ganimedes (1976), Blue Christmas (1978), Starship Invasions (1977), The Bamboo Saucer (1968), Official Denial (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Man of Ganimedes (1976)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alberto Oliver, an unsuccessful pulp novelist, is attacked by alien mutants when he comes back from visiting his lover Carol. Soon he finds himself chased by a flying saucer that tries to abduct him and take him to a distant planet in an anti-matter ...
Plot: mutant, flying saucer, alien, female nudity, outer space, stock footage, chase, novelist, lizard, police commissioner, spacecraft, alien language ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Blue Christmas (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 133 min.
Story: UFOs appear on Earth, and people who actually see them suddenly find that their blood has turned blue. Soon panic and hysteria result in the new "blue-bloods" being persecuted by the rest of mankind, and eventually certain all-too-familiar ...
Plot: christmas, conspiracy, blood test, rock band, encounter, blood, squid, discrimination, military officer, christmas present, christmas eve, actress ...
Place: new york, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Starship Invasions (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captain Rameses and his Legion of the Winged Serpent brigade are out to claim Earth for their dying race. Out to save Earth is an alien guard patrol located in the Bermuda Triangle, the League of Races. LOR leaders warn Rameses that he's ...
Style: apocalyptic, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: flying saucer, alien abduction, alien, ufo, suicide, bermuda triangle, alien race, space battle, pyramid, alien invasion, violence, outer space ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Bamboo Saucer (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A flying saucer hidden in a Red Chinese peasant village is sought by teams from the United States and U.S.S.R. On finding it, they band together to explore the saucer and take a trip into space.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: flying saucer, expedition, infiltration, mountain, spacecraft, ufo, airplane, fire fight, accident, collision, alien, cold war ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Official Denial (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man who claims to have been abducted by aliens is also abducted by a top secret government agency, the Majestic Group, who want him to attempt to communicate with the only surviving alien from a UFO shot down by the Air Force. Telepathically, the ...
Plot: alien abduction, government conspiracy, parents, parent, parenting, breeding, telepathy, military, alien, ufo, government agency, general
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Alien Overlords (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A man learns about alien agendas from a dying agent and feels compelled to warn the world about the impending danger.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, mind bending, philosophical, suspenseful ...
Plot: found footage, alien, ufo, creature, oldtimer, human existence, alien race, life changing experience, alien encounter, alien contact, dying, military ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Doll (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An avant-garde political satire that takes place in a mythical country in South America. The dictator has been replaced by a look-alike revolutionary, and the dictator's wife has been replaced by a robot.
Plot: cyborgs, political satire, revolutionary, satire, androids, corruption, politics, secret, dictator, scientist, assassination, robot ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Collision Earth (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A large meteor shower unexpectedly bombards planet Earth. Scientists rush to the scene of the first impact and the race is on to find a solution to save humanity.
Style: tense, disaster movie, psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: meteorite, natural disaster, meteor shower, asteroid, disaster film, scientist, military, race against time, end of the world, apocalypse, humanity in peril, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the gruesome events on Caprini, Sharp and his elite team of tough, witty and trigger happy space Marines must now head out to the icy planet Mezzo to investigate further Ma'har activities. What they will encounter will defy their ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, heroic mission, heroes, military, rivalry, androids and robots, good versus evil, adventure, soldier, danger, future dystopia, space wars ...
Time: future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Red Faction: Origins (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the year 2125, Alec Mason led the Martian Colonies to freedom in the hit action game Red Faction: Guerrilla. Now, Syfy and THQ are teaming up to continue the saga of conflict on Mars 25 years later in an all-new Original Movie, Red Faction: ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, mars, brother sister relationship, survival, space and aliens, soldier, military, abduction, outer space, heroes, father daughter relationship, rebelliousness ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Battle of the Stars (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spaceship investigates an out-of-control planet and discovers a computer that controls an underground civilization.
Plot: spacecraft, computer, engineer, astronaut, planet, robot, disintegration, radioactivity, gravity, press conference, journalist, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Aliens: Zone-X (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Park Ranger Don Morgan is torn from his routine life, when he stumbles upon a UFO visitation in the arid, deserted Park Area where he resides. An inexplicable, bizarre power outage knocks out all electronics and communications, stranding a carload ...
Style: tense, captivating, futuristic
Plot: ufo, alien, creature, psychological manipulation, paranormal phenomena, alien encounter, mirage, paranormal activity, manipulation, desert, alien contact, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Unidentified (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two reporters working for the same magazine are sent to Texas to investigate a string of UFO sightings. As they investigate two distinct theories begin to develop. Both reporters are driven to prove their own theory, but in the end only one can be ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: ufo, supernatural, investigation, alien encounter, redemption, religions or cults, journalism, society, hopes, religious conversion, small town, christianity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Day Mars Invaded Earth (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Martians replace scientist & his family to pave way for invasion.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: family relations, scientist, outer space, mansion, christmas, martian, alien invasion, mars, estranged couple, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Legends from the Sky (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Native American Veteran, burdened by survivor's guilt after a disastrous military tour, is forced to search for his missing grandfather after his ancestral land is mysteriously taken over by an unknown federal organization.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: heroes, uncover truth, save the day, haunted by the past, law enforcement, dishonesty, alien encounter, government agency, conspiracy, space and aliens, military, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The War of the Planets: The Flight of the Moths (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 3000, the nuclear war that has ravaged planet Earth 500 years earlier seems almost a distant memory. A new greener and bluer world flourished from the ashes of the old, a new world has been taken over by giant moths.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: napoleon, butterfly, gestapo, time travel, drugs, army, gay, moth, power, empire, military, world war two ...
Place: soviet union, hiroshima japan, ussr, britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Battle of the Worlds (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dr. Fred Steele (Umberto Orsini) and Eve Barnett (Maya Brent) work together at an astronomical station on a bucolic island. The station's scientists learn they must deal with a rogue planet -- "The Outsider" -- that has entered the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: race against time, space war, observatory, radioactivity, outer space, professor, flying saucer, cigar smoking, telescope, hammock, climate change, greenhouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Power Corps. (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Soldiers land on Caprini and confront diabolical villains.
Style: rough, stylized, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, heroic mission, military, tough heroes, danger, rivalry, supernatural, adventure, escapades, deadly creature, distant planet ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Terrornauts (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A group of scientists are kidnapped and taken to an outer space outpost in order to save Earth from destruction.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, spacecraft, kidnapping, robot, outer space
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Battle Planet (2008)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the not-so-distant future, Captain Jordan Strider, a Special Forces Officer in the New World Alliance, is chosen for a top-secret mission. Sent to a desolate planet, Terra 219, to arrest possible traitors to the Alliance, Strider must survive ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: space wars, space battle, evil alien, alien, betrayal, space war, space and aliens, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, deadly, a.i. ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Rise of the Robots (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: What would you do if you were a Robot and didn't even know it? Take a trip down memory lane and relive a classic robot Sci-Fi film straight from the past using your modern technology devices. The last four human beings will have to fight to ...
Plot: robot, technology, ufo, outer space, stoner
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.1
 342
Blue Tornado (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While experimenting with a new flight maneuver, Colonel Alex Long and Phil encounter a mysterious light over a mountain range. Phil becomes transfixed, flies into the light and disappears. Alex barely manages to come back and is in shock. The ...
Plot: fighter jet, ufo, conspiracy theory, airplane, nato, romance, aviation, fighter pilot, pilot, flying, video camera, ufo sighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.1
 322
Gray Matter (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Since the 1940's alien beings known as "GRAYS" have been sighted around the globe with the thought that they visit our planet to study our species and civilization before they eventually invade...but what if we're wrong? What if ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: extraterrestrial, meteorite, alien, alien possession, alien technology, alien invasion, human experiment, alien abduction, flying saucer, parasite, alien creature, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.1
 269
Invader (1992)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A crashed UFO and its reverse-engineered computer system take over the minds of soldiers at an air force base. The alien entity (in the guise of A.S.M.O.D.S., (Asmodeus), a strategic flight defense systems program for fighter jets) is discovered by ...
Plot: ufo, robot, lollipop, tied to a chair, mind control, photographer, syringe, suicide, reporter, m 16, alien, helicopter ...
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.1
 174
Northstar (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An astronaut's ship passes through a strange magnetic field on its way back to Earth, and when he emerges from it after landing, he finds he has acquired superhuman powers and a super-genius IQ.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: superhuman, astronaut, contact lens, genius, scientist, transformation, supernatural power, outer space, super strength
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The End of Eternity (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Directed by Andrei Yermash, and written by Isaac Asimov, Budimir Metalnikov, and Andrei Yermash, «Konets vechnosti» is a 1987 Science Fiction film, starring Oleg Vavilov, Vera Sotnikova, Georgi Zhzhyonov, Sergei Yursky, Gediminas Girdvainis and ...
Plot: time travel, eternity, spy, fall in love, past, falling in love, love, sword and planet, eternal life, time
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Creation of the Humanoids (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Many years after a nuclear war destroyed much of human kind, the survivors have created a new society where much of the work done by artificial beings referred to derisively by humans as "clickers". Humans are producing fewer and fewer ...
Style: futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: rebellion, robot, androids, secret revealed, explosion, identity crisis, irony, interview, experiment, knife, forgery, atomic bomb ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
1313: UFO Invasion (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: ADAM is a graduate student in theoretical astronomy and working on his dissertation. He’s always been interested in what’s ‘out there’ and he finds a perfect opportunity to both work and play…..in Roswell, New Mexico.
Style: serious, sexy, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: alien, danger, space and aliens, gay, camp, ufo, alien invasion, alien encounter, swimming pool, house, homosexual subtext
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.0
 555
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: extinction, paranoia, alien, virus, stabbing, soldier, space marine
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Strange New World (1975)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the near future, a group of scientists living in a space ship wake up from a hibernation state and come back to an apocalyptic Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, cloning, scientist, biosphere, immortality, bio dome, astronaut, failed pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%