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Lunopolis (2010)
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Lunopolis (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lunopolis is a 2009 direct-to-video science fiction film directed by Matthew Avant. The film is presented in found footage style and takes place in the weeks preceding the rumored events of the 2012 prophecies. Two documentary filmmakers discover a mysterious device and begin to unravel a conspiracy involving the moon, time travel, and a very powerful organization who will stop at nothing to protect their secret.
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, contemplative, psychological, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: conspiracy, sent to the past, moon, cult, obsessive quest, uncover truth, filmmaking, escapades, partners, legends and myths, secret movement, ufo, time travel, swamp, life is a bitch, dishonesty, prophecy, found footage, secret organization, alien, polaroid, polaroid camera, newscast, shack, polaroid photograph ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: louisiana, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, captivating and tense films with plots about danger, escapades, space and aliens, dishonesty, conspiracy, uncover truth and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Lunopolis: Legends from the Sky (2015), Area 51 (2015), Mermaids: The Body Found (2011), Bigfoot Wars (2014), Groom Lake (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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Area 51 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government's secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military base, ufo, supernatural, alien abduction, government agency, obsessive quest, amateur detective, dishonesty, youth, danger, state affairs, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, nevada, america, united states, las vegas
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Mermaids: The Body Found (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story that imagines how these real-world phenomena may be related. In this story, startling amateur video and photographic evidence, as well as additional audio recordings, suggests whales weren’t the only creatures affected by the Navy’s ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic, controversial
Plot: mermaid, legends and myths, science and technology, investigation, inventions and discoveries, obsessive quest, escapades, underwater, underwater scene, uncover truth, conspiracy, computer animation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Bigfoot Wars (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After the sheriff of the small town of Boggy Creek receives reports of attacks from a vicious beast bearing resemblance to the legendary Sasquatch, he enlists the help of an expert survivalist (The Outsider's C. Thomas Howell) and sets out to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: bigfoot, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, battles, track down, deadly, small town, human versus animal, standoff, rivalry, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Groom Lake (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Kate discovers she has a terminal illness, she persuades boyfriend Andy to visit Groom Lake, a reputed hotbed of alien activity, hoping to discover proof of life beyond this terrestrial sphere. Soon, the pair crosses paths with desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Plot: desert, small town, obsessive quest, daring rescue, dishonesty, terminal illness, space and aliens, danger, heroes, government agency, escapades, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, usa, arizona
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52%
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Dark Space (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College friends Devin, Jack, Shelly, Kristy, Shaun, and Flower rent a spacecraft to autopilot them to Centauri Five for a holiday break. Impatient over the rental agency restricting the ship’s speed to 10x, Devin and the others convince Shaun to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, space and aliens, escapades, evil alien, distant planet, running for your life, spaceship crash, space wars, space travel, battles, showdown ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
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Gemini Division (2008)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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Story: Gemini Division is an American science fiction series of five-to-seven minute long episodes created by Electric Farm Entertainment which went into production in March 2008. Based on an original story by Brent Friedman the online series was developed ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, investigation, uncover truth, a.i., dishonesty, working undercover, crimes, corporate crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry, undercover, imaginary ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of archaeologists dig up a human skeleton near the historical monument of STONEHENGE, an ancient piece of machinery hidden beneath the bedrock is discovered. Not knowing what it could be the workers accidentally trigger the mechanism ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, ancient mystery, danger, obsessive quest, chaos, escapades, save the world, race against time, stonehenge, catastrophe, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Pig (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man wakes up alone in the middle of the desert with a black hood on his head and his hands tied behind his back. At death's door, he is discovered by a woman living alone in the desert and is nursed back to health. Upon regaining ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, surprise ending, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: uncover truth, memory loss, mystery, intrigue, dishonesty, mysterious character, nursing, amnesia, society, danger, life is a bitch, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.4
 3K
Time Chasers (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inventor comes up with a time machine, but must prevent its abuse at the hands of an evil C.E.O.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, sent to the past, chases and races, chase, escapades, save the day, danger, master criminal, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 1950s, 50s ...
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Speed of Thought (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joshua Lazarus (Nick Stahl) is a telepath who has been raised in a NSA foster home. Lazarus helps the government by using his abilities. He is told by the agency that the telepathy is a side effect of Widmann's Disease, and that he will become ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking, cerebral
Plot: telepathy, supernatural, undercover, dishonesty, love and romance, secret agents, government agency, fall in love, uncover truth, supernatural ability, funeral, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 692
Earthling (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a mysterious atmospheric event, a small group of people wake up to realize that their entire lives have been a lie. They are in fact aliens disguised as humans. Now they have to make a choice. Live amongst men, or try to find a way back home.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: secret identity, alien encounter, danger, human host, alien, spacesuit, moral dilemma, mystery, society, space and aliens, lesbian, slug ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the hit web series of the same name, the science fiction/adventure/comedy, Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie, follows a disgruntled gamer who must overcome his fear of the worst video game of all time in order to save his fans. Hilarity ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, captivating, offbeat
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 818
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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
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Place: usa
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Hangar 18 (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a Space Shuttle mission a satellite rams a unidentified flying object. The UFO afterwards performs an emergency landing in the deserts of Arizona. However the White House denies it's existence because of the near presidential elections. ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, psychotronic, weird ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Path of Destruction (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: catastrophe, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, danger, chaos, dishonesty, explosion, nanotechnology, reporter, save the day, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Prometheus Trap (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the future, mankind's quest for answers will take them to the edge of the universe... but the knowledge they seek should never be known. In deep space, the military cruiser Venom is diverted from its mission to investigate a derelict ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, exciting, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, captivating, uplifting ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I'll Follow You Down (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, mind bending
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
This Is Not My Life (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
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Story: This Is Not My Life is a 2010 New Zealand television mystery thriller which originally aired on Television New Zealand's TV ONE channel on Thursday nights. Set in the 2020s, the show centres on Alec Ross who awakes one morning to find that he ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, futuristic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: uncover truth, memory loss, mystery, identity crisis, small town, memory lapse, repressed memory, erased memory, memory, society, danger, chance ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ⇓
45%
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 572
Grey Skies (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of old college friends reunite to relive their glory days by renting a beautiful cabin in the woods. As the sun sets on their first day in the cabin, bright flashes of light announce the arrival of mysterious creatures. These friends will ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a galaxy far away, alien criminals organize a spectacular prison break. Pursued by their home planet's authorities, their leader Zin decides there's only one place to go: through a wormhole that allows instantaneous travel to Earth. ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, futuristic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Sticky Fingers of Time (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A 1950s author (Terumi Matthews) is transported to 1990s Brooklyn, where she meets a woman (Nicole Zaray) who reads about her life.
Style: stylized, sexy, contemplative, experimental, non-linear ...
Plot: time travel, haunted by the past, gays and lesbians, writer's life, imaginary, journalism, changing the past or future, female director, bisexuality, radiation, soul music, past ...
Time: future, 50s, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 242
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Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious
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Assassin 33 A.D. (2020)
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: mystical, intellectual, captivating, experimental, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%