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Occupation (2018)
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 18K
Occupation (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: alien invasion, rebellion, human versus alien, alien, military, destruction, heroism, danger, rescue, ufo, bravery, alien race, chaos, guerilla warfare, alien technology, extraterrestrial, alien abduction, post apocalypse, teenager, apocalypse, survival, sniper, end of the world, swat team, fight ...
Place: australia, sydney australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about death, explosion, gun, escape, pistol, violence and ambush mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like Occupation: Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010), The 5th Wave (2016), Occupation: Rainfall (2020), Captive State (2019), Beyond Skyline (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ellie Linton, a teen from an Australian coastal town, leads her friends on an excursion to a camp deep in the woods, dubbed "Hell." Upon their return, the youths find that their town has been overrun by an enemy army, and their friends and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: invasion, survival, wartime life, adventure, heroes, danger, young heroes, hopes, life is a bitch, rescue, society, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, new jersey
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 5.2
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The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
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, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, alien invasion, adventure, obsessive quest, survival, danger, tsunami, space and aliens, alien, post apocalypse, escapades ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, london, ohio, bangkok thailand ...
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Occupation: Rainfall (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Two years into an intergalactic invasion of Earth, survivors in Sydney, Australia, fight back in a desperate ground war. As casualties mount by the day, the resistance and their unexpected allies, uncover a plot that could see the war come to a ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: alien encounter, end of the world, alien invasion, good versus evil, alien, invasion, human versus alien, alien attack, deadly, heroes, humanity in peril, humanity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Captive State (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nearly a decade after occupation by an extraterrestrial force, the lives of a Chicago neighborhood on both sides of the conflict are explored.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, apocalyptic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: alien invasion, alien race, distopia, post apocalypse, alien monster, apocalypse, attack, urban setting, fight, alien technology, brutality, alien ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, year 2019
Place: chicago illinois, usa, london, new york, north america ...
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Beyond Skyline (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Indonesia, UK, China, Singapore
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Mark Corley storms his way onto an alien spaceship to rescue his estranged son. When the ship crashes in Southeast Asia, he forges an alliance with a band of survivors to take back the planet once and for all.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien, alien monster, giant creature, survival, evolution, brutality, creature, alien abduction, danger, transformation, murder, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: southeast asia, laos, los angeles
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 5.7
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Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: tense, psychotronic, exciting, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 2020s, near future
Place: hungary, budapest hungary, budapest, london, england ...
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Revolt (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of humankind's last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, a U.S. soldier and a French foreign aid worker team up to survive the alien onslaught. Their bond will be tested as they ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, apocalyptic, absurd, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien invasion, murder, desert, resistance, survival, alien, amnesia, post apocalypse, chaos, gunshot, gun shooting, female doctor ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: kenya, africa
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Scorched Earth (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bounty hunter named Atticus Gage tracks down criminals in a post-apocalyptic Earth.
Style: tense, apocalyptic, exciting, semi serious, brutal ...
Plot: anti heroine, survival, post apocalypse, bounty hunter, future dystopia, fight, criminal, female protagonist, stylized violence, sniper, dark future, tyrant ...
Time: near future
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100%
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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, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: agent, cyborgs, criminal gang, danger, swat team, betrayal, gunfight, martial arts, police, fight, transformation, police investigation ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: sydney australia, hong kong
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100%
 5.8
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Kin (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy finds a powerful otherworldly weapon, which he uses to save his older adoptive brother from a crew of thugs. Before long, the two of them are also pursued by federal agents and mysterious mercenaries aiming to reclaim their asset.
Style: suspense, serious, brutal, social, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: brother, abusive parent, adopted son, teenage boy, gun shooting, released from prison, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, murder, rescue, chase, surrealism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: nevada, iowa, detroit, nebraska, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kill Command (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in a near future, technology-reliant society that pits man against killing machines. Against this backdrop an elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island training facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, intense, clever, surprise ending ...
Plot: man versus machine, robot, computer program, cyberpunk, cyborgs, violence, rescue, battles, distopia, laboratory, military, technology ...
Time: near future, future
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Extinction (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: suspense, light, surprise ending, avant garde, twist ending
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, alien, husband wife relationship, rescue, artificial intelligence, shot to death, chase, foot chase, fear, child in peril, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Monsters: Dark Continent (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Seven years on from the events of Monsters, and the ‘Infected Zones’ have spread worldwide. Humans have been knocked off the top of the food chain, with disparate communities struggling for survival. American soldiers are being sent abroad to ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, serious, tense ...
Plot: alien invasion, post apocalypse, survival, evil alien, alien, military, monster, creature, giant creature, deadly creature, danger, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On ...
Style: brutal, bloody, suspense, intense, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens
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Time: near future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: end of the world, alien civilization, human versus alien, alien, alien invasion, apocalypse, ufo, giant creature, outer space, survival, military, technology ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, tower bridge london, las vegas, london, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soldier Boyz (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of prisoners are going to Vietnam to rescue the daughter of a V-I.P. The Ones who survive get their freedom back...but hell awaits them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Invasion Planet Earth (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After the death of his young daughter, Thomas Dunn is a man who has lost his faith. His life has crumbled and his confidence is shattered. Yet, on this day he wakes to discover that Mandy, his loving wife is finally pregnant again. Maybe this is ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: space station, mental illness, haunted by the past, paranoia, schizophrenic, little boy, soldier, brother brother relationship, military, fictional war, spacecraft, alien technology ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city, big ben london, britain, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Seal Team Eight: Behind Enemy Lines (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Seal Team Eight must fight their way deep into Africa's Congo, decommission a secret uranium mine, and stop our most dangerous enemy from smuggling weapon's grade yellow-cake out of the country.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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43%
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Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
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Skylines (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending
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Time: future
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12 Strong (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: based on true events, exciting, suspenseful, touching, rough ...
Plot: taliban, heroism, al qaeda, soldier, machismo, cia, swat team, behind enemy lines, murder, military, war on terror, heroes ...
Time: september 11 2001, 2000s, 21st century, year 2001
Place: afghanistan, middle east, usa
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42%
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, heroic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 114 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, year 1987, 20th century
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Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, heroes, danger, martial arts, vietnam war, patriotism, rescue mission, vietnam veteran, vengeance, orphanage, tough heroes, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, bangkok thailand, washington d.c., saigon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: absurd, suspense, entertaining, surprise ending, cliffhanger ...
Plot: robot, giant robots, man versus machine, knight, end of the world, alien, tough guy, culture clash, transforming robot, artificial intelligence, apocalypse, chaos ...
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Place: england, tower bridge london, havana cuba, south dakota, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Redemption Day (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Having just returned home, decorated U.S. Marine Captain Brad Paxton's wife, Kate, is kidnapped by a terrorist group while working in Morocco. He is forced back into action for a daring and deadly operation to save the woman he loves.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: syria, usa, morocco, algeria, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rogue Warfare (2019)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of military elite from the U.S., Russia, UK, China and France join forces to fight an elite underground terrorist network.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pow, chase, brutality, military, swat team, lifestyle, swat, life is a bitch, heroic mission, friendship, crimes, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: world war two, battles, double agent, military, task force, survival, adventure, war, danger, heroic mission, racism, against the odds ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 70s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, italy, england, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mosul (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When ISIS took their homes, families and city, one group of men fought to take it all back. Based on true events, this is the story of the Nineveh SWAT team, a renegade police unit who waged a guerrilla operation against ISIS in a desperate struggle ...
Style: surprise ending, neo noir, suspense
Plot: isis, war on terror, pow, colonel, spiral staircase, cafe, cigarette smoking, walkie talkie, terrorist, assault rifle, stabbed in the head, shot in the face ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%