Movies like Aniara

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Aniara (2018)
 6.2
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Aniara (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden, Denmark, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A ship carrying settlers to a new home in Mars after Earth is rendered uninhabitable is knocked off-course, causing the passengers to consider their place in the universe.
Style: tragic ending, psychological, tense, philosophical, captivating
Plot: trapped in space, impregnation, orgy, depression, existentialism, hopelessness, tragedy, illusion, female protagonist, cult, life philosophy, society, introspection, female orgasm, friendship, danger, female director, outer space, virtual reality, spacecraft, female nudity, lesbian sex, erection, global warming, jailed ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, captivating, serious and tense films with plots about danger, society, outer space, catastrophe, death, astronaut and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Aniara: The Beyond (2017), Melancholia (2011), Approaching the Unknown (2016), Stranded (2001), Endtime (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 6K
The Beyond (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover ...
Style: cerebral, suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: trapped in space, space exploration, space station, outer space, found footage, robot, space mission, space travel, discovery, space program, alien invasion, exploration ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 169K
Melancholia (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, surreal, serious ...
Plot: depression, nihilism, human nature, wedding, collision, suicide, apocalypse, nervous breakdown, sister sister relationship, wedding reception, power outage, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Approaching the Unknown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.
Style: disturbing, futuristic, psychological, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mars, space travel, spacecraft, outer space, trapped in space, isolation, astronaut, near death experience, nasa, space mission, escapades, human spirit ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.4
 3K
Stranded (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A team of astronauts on the first mission to Mars crashes onto the surface, losing contact with Earth. With no other recourse, and help millions of miles away, the crew is forced to make desperate choices in order to stay alive. Will they be able to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, thought provoking, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, spaceship crash, mars, heroic mission, survival, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, rescue, space and aliens, danger, rescue team ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A planet is discovered in the same orbit as Earth's but is located on the exact opposite side of the sun, making it not visible from Earth. The European Space Exploration Council decide to send American astronaut Glenn Ross and British ...
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: space travel, parallel world, trapped in space, astronaut, outer space, benign alien, chases and races, a.i., heroes, time travel, landing, save the planet ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 19
Endtime (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eight friends throw a goodbye party to welcome the end of the world.
Style: psychological, serious, exciting, captivating, talky ...
Plot: introspection, apocalypse, friendship, life is a bitch, cause and meaning, dealing with death, best friends, unfulfillment, friends, female director
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 27K
Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: contemplative, captivating, serious, cult film, light ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, outer space, robot, distopia, fighting the system, environmentalism, biosphere, greenhouse, factory, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 8K
Sleight (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young street magician is left to take care of his little sister after his mother's passing and turns to drug dealing in the Los Angeles party scene to keep a roof over their heads. When he gets into trouble with his supplier, his sister is ...
Style: bleak, psychological, suspense, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: card trick, drugs, heroes, teenage boy, family, family relations, vengeance, danger, society, survival, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.9
 5K
Realive (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Marc, a successful, ambitious man, is diagnosed with terminal cancer, and is given a few months to live. Unable to accept death, he decides to cryogenically freeze himself. The love of his life is devastated. Seventy years later, Marc becomes the ...
Style: psychological, rough, captivating, tense
Plot: experiment, depression, fear, love, doctor, memory, terminal illness, resurrection, newborn baby, nurse, cancer, suicide ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
4:44 Last Day on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Switzerland, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A look at how a painter and a successful actor spend their last day together before the world comes to an end.
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, disturbing, contemplative ...
Plot: apocalypse, couples, couple relations, introspection, sexual relations, danger, chaos, global warming, apartment, friendship, end of the world, one day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Trapped in Space (1994)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an accident during a routine trip to Venus, a spaceship has only enough oxygen left for three people... out of five on board.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, twist ending
Plot: survival, space travel, spacecraft, asteroid, astronaut, survivor, trapped in space, rescue, venus the planet, catastrophe, card playing, death of girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Coming Days (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Welcome to 2020: The European Union has collapsed following the fourth Gulf War and massive barricades keep illegal immigrants out of cities that are barely functioning. In the middle of this highly volatile environment is the family of Walter ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: terrorism, political unrest, social decay, introspection, chaos and mayhem, dysfunctional family, future dystopia, danger, family problems, human nature, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.9
 597K
Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: intellectual, twist ending, cerebral, enigmatic, philosophical ...
Plot: first contact, alien, spacecraft, alien race, female protagonist, alien creature, ufo, loss, scientist, destiny, science, alien contact ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: pakistan, russia, china, montana, venezuela ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 67K
1984 (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, disturbing, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, brainwashing, totalitarianism, fascism, against humanity, politics, society, fall in love, dishonesty, life is a bitch, betrayal ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, year 1984, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, captivating, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, a.i., adoption, distopia, future dystopia, androids, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood, parents and children ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 75
Needle Boy (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Life has become unbearable for 23 year old Nick who is convinced that he's an evil person. Consequently, he shows up at Aarhus University with a gun in his pocket wanting to shoot his fellow students.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: penetration, university, male nudity, crimes, life is a bitch, disorder, society, unsimulated sex, murder, sex, gunfight, brutality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.9
 336K
Moon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility along with his computer and assistant, GERTY. When he has an accident ...
Style: psychological, futuristic, bleak, twists and turns, contemplative ...
Plot: outer space, isolation, loneliness, spacecraft, cloning, dystopic future, space and aliens, clones, moon, astronaut, space travel, accident ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: hawaii, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 21K
After the Dark (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Indonesia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, surprise ending, philosophical, captivating ...
Plot: survival, teacher, youth, human nature, social relations, danger, disorder, bunker, experiment gone awry, teachers and students, philosophy, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 8.2
 118K
Stalker (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to frequent anomalies. A Stalker guides two men into the Zone, specifically to an area in which deep seeded ...
Style: philosophical, bleak, atmospheric, gloomy, art house ...
Plot: stalker, scientist, surrealism, russian, wish come true, desire, post apocalypse, future dystopia, human nature, society, escapades, heaven and hell ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 5K
Proxima (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sarah is a French astronaut training at the European Space Agency in Cologne. She is the only woman in the arduous program. She lives alone with Stella, her seven year old daughter. Sarah feels guilty that she cannot spend more time with her child. ...
Style: tense, disturbing, touching, psychological, sincere
Plot: female astronaut, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, escapades, hopes, family relations, society, family, destiny, introspection, danger, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
She's Lost Control (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ronah's life unravels when she starts working with a new client, Johnny.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: sexual relations, prostitute, life turned upside down, sex scene, female protagonist, couples, society, urban, sexual content, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Thomas Jerome Newton is an alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts a high technology company to get the billions of dollars he needs to build a return spacecraft. A British science-fiction film from director Nicolas ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, serious, cult film ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural romance, alien life-form, disorder, mysterious character, secret identity, benign alien, fish out of water, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, humanity, alien invasion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The War Within (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Pakistani involved in a planned attack in New York City experiences a crisis of conscience.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: injustice, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, society, crimes, couple relations, introspection, false accusation, vengeance, politics, terrorist plot ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, usa, france, europe, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.4
 2K
Hotel (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Erika is mentally bruised and starts group therapy with people seeking absolute anonymity.
Style: psychological, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, touching ...
Plot: group therapy, hotel, introspection, friendship, anonymity, family problems, life is a bitch, society, friends, hopes, child illness, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 540
Violentia (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a random school shootout leaves a scientist's daughter and the shooter dead, he uses nano-robots to look into a psychopath's memories to find reasons for violence and a way to treat it.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: psychopath, technology, violence, hi-tech, psychology, nanotechnology, memory, extreme violence, behavior control, violent behavior, criminal psychologist, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beyond the Stars (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This Sci-Fi Drama centers around the teen-age Eric, son of a computer scientist who worked for the Apollo mission which sent the first human to the moon. Eric, determined to become an astronaut himself one day, befriends Paul Andrews, the first man ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: astronaut, secret, outer space, tragedy, male protagonist, father son relationship, waking up, promise, teen romance, mother son relationship, moon landing, mirror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 3K
Starfish (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A unique, intimate and honest portrayal of a girl grieving for the loss of her best friend. That just happens to take place on the day the world ends as we know it.
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: end of the world, death, grieving, girl, danger, society, talking to the dead, walkie talkie, monster, cheating girlfriend, grief, woman undressing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 4K
Virtuality (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Twelve extremely talented men and women have been chosen to be part of the Phaeton mission, a 10-year trek to explore a distant planetary system. In order to endure the stress of being confined to their high-tech vessel, the crew passes the time ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, survival, virtual reality, save the world, danger, escape from reality, imaginary, trapped in space, crew, murder, fictional reality show ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his ...
Style: melancholic, mind bending, psychological, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: existentialism, surrealism, introspection, love, couple relations, couples, memory loss, love and romance, deja vu, power of love, disorder, brainwashing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Man on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the latest week on the earth before the announce of the landing of an extraterrestrial society on earth seen by the eyes of a misogynist man with only the desire solitude and routine.
Style: bleak, psychological, serious, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: solitude, alien encounter, benign alien, life turned upside down, disorder, alien, misogynist, extraterrestrial, danger, adventure, society, political unrest ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%