Movies like Don't Look Up

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Don't Look Up (2021)
 7.2
 489K
Don't Look Up (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two low-level astronomers, upon discovering that a meteor will strike the Earth in six months, go on a media tour to try to warn the world but find an unreceptive and unbelieving populace.
Style: light, feel good, entertaining, humorous, parody, political, heroic, satirical, dark, gloomy ...
Plot: meteorite, end of the world, disaster, outer space, astronaut, natural disaster, swinger, apocalypse, gay relationship, violence, chaos, catastrophe, satellite, race against time, zombie, artificial intelligence, asteroid, comet, climate change, astronomer, social satire, mass hysteria, boy, save the world, global warming ...
Time: 21st century, distant future, year 1994
Place: usa, new york, america, washington d.c., illinois, michigan, north america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, visually appealing, absurd and weird films with plots about catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, telephone call, storytelling, brutality and drinking alcohol mostly in Drama, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Don't Look Up: Greenland (2020), Deep Impact (1998), Evolution (2001), Mars Attacks! (1996), Southland Tales (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 111K
Greenland (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A detached married couple must get their son and themselves to safety after being randomly selected to enter an underground bunker, as a massive object from space threatens to destroy the world in less than 48 hours.
Style: suspense, scenic, psychotronic, exciting, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, natural disaster, end of the world, comet, humanity in peril, disaster, vestiges of humanity, catastrophe, mass destruction, bunker, riot, diabetic ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: greenland, canada, usa, kentucky, tennessee ...
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 6.2
 176K
Deep Impact (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian ...
Style: touching, serious, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic ...
Plot: natural disaster, end of the world, astronaut, catastrophe, nasa, evacuation, tsunami, extinction, life & death, save the world, astronomer, heroes ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century
Place: langley virginia, tucson arizona, miami, mississippi, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.
Style: touching, humorous, road movie, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: road trip, apocalypse, end of the world, bittersweet, loneliness, romance, friendship, dark humor, catastrophe, old love, fate of humanity, human existence ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 128K
Evolution (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, stylized, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, evolution, save the world, space and aliens, nothing goes right, evil alien, dragon, disorder, race against time, alien invasion, desert, asteroids and comets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.4
 224K
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ufo, evil alien, mars, alien invasion, space and aliens, flying saucer, save the world, outer space, alien, congress, space travel, alien encounter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., las vegas, usa, new york, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It. (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.
Style: futuristic, humorous, cynical, biting, experimental ...
Plot: disaster, satire, pregnancy, rock, end of the world, fascism, sport team, graphic violence, catastrophe, save the world, escapades, gangsters ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future
Place: texas, new mexico, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Southland Tales (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an ...
Style: cynical, allegory, surreal, enigmatic, futuristic ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, chaos, end of the world, prophecy, split personality, smuggling, conspiracy, dishonesty, life is a bitch, dark humor, alternate reality ...
Time: future, 2000s, near future, year 2005, year 2008
Place: los angeles, california, southern california, afghanistan, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 9K
Nowhere (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The third film in a trilogy by writer-director Gregg Araki. Described as "90210 on acid", the film tells the story of a day in the lives of a group of high school kids in Los Angeles and the strange lives they lead.
Style: surreal, futuristic, stylized, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, apocalypse, gay teenager, friendship, social differences, gay, teenage life, love triangle, estrangement, opposites attract, society, social misfits ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, southern california, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.7
 18K
Comet (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a chance encounter brings together the cynical Dell and the quick-witted Kimberly, the stage is set for a tempestuous love affair that unfolds like a puzzle. As the film zigzags back and forth in time-from a meteor shower in LA, to an encounter ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, romance, unlikely couple, couples, love and romance, fall in love, meteor shower, american football, sex dream, relationships, parallel world, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, portland oregon, wisconsin, orlando florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 64K
Colossal (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman discovers that severe catastrophic events are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she's suffering.
Style: dark fantasy, surprise ending, absurd, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: creature, giant robots, giant monster, alcoholic, small town, mental breakdown, monster, bullying, moral dilemma, remote control, catastrophe, imagination ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seoul, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
August: Osage County (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, family in crisis, incestuous relationship, suicide, funeral, family secret, drug addiction, family relations, death in the family, brother sister incest, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, light, captivating
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, chase, love interest, friendship, secret, party, loneliness, lie, charlatan, suicide attempt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, venice california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: lobbyist, satire, business, marketing, advertising, social satire, tobacco, reporter, lie, capitalism, lung cancer, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa, los angeles, north carolina, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 16K
The Day After (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, serious, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: nuclear war, cold war, nuclear holocaust, apocalypse, radiation, disaster, world war three, catastrophe, hysteria, life is a bitch, survival, post apocalypse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, usa, missouri, ussr, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, China
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A faded TV actor and his stunt double embark on an odyssey to make a name for themselves in the film industry during the Helter Skelter reign of terror in 1969 Los Angeles.
Style: exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, disturbing, twist ending ...
Plot: hippie, celebrity, filmmaking, fame, hollywood, lsd, struggling actor, movie business, aspiring actor, friendship between men, sarcasm, showbiz ...
Time: year 1969, 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, italy, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
These Final Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What would you do on the last day on Earth? With the end of the world only hours away, the self-absorbed James heads to the ultimate party-to-end-all-parties. On his way there, he saves the life of a young girl named Rose who is searching ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, race against time, party, chaos, life is a bitch, on the road, redemption, little girl, track down, obsessive quest, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 127K
The Watch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, suburban life, suburbs, evil alien, heroes, friendship, alien invasion, silly humor, disorder, super weapon, invasion, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2012
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.
Style: touching, dramatic, realistic, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, mental illness, love, romance, life philosophy, social misfits, male female friendship, fall in love, supportive parent, mentally unstable, bipolar disorder, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania, baltimore, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.2
 142K
Vice (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: u.s. president, political campaign, vice president, war on terror, iraq war, politician, intrigue, political leader, u.s. constitution, u.s. congress, money, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, year 1980, september 11 2001, year 1978 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, cambodia, america, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It's a Disaster (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four couples meet for Sunday brunch only to discover they are stuck in a house together as the world may be about to end.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: catastrophe, group of friends, isolation, apocalypse, survival, human nature, dark humor, divorce, bomb, couples, relationships, social awkwardness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, xian, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 11K
Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, couple relations, fall in love, crumbling marriage, midlife crisis, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 19K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, tv show, mental disorder, obsession, life turned upside down, media, depression, friendship, loneliness, medication, lottery winner, hermaphrodite ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1971, year 1991, year 1996 ...
Place: usa, palm springs california, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Space Station 76 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comedic drama about a group of people (and several robots) living on a space station in a 1970’s-version of the future. When a new Assistant Captain arrives, she inadvertently ignites tensions among the crew, prompting them to confront their ...
Style: humorous, stylized, touching, futuristic, light ...
Plot: infidelity, outer space, asteroid, spacecraft, couples, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, space and aliens, introspection, dishonesty, loneliness ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.8
 372K
2012 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, catastrophe, tsunami, natural disaster, disaster, forces of nature, humanity in peril, vestiges of humanity, destruction, human existence, race against time ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2009, near future, year 2010 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, tibet, big ben london, pasadena california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The King of Staten Island (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Scott has been a case of arrested development ever since his firefighter father died when he was seven. He’s now reached his mid-20s having achieved little, chasing a dream of becoming a tattoo artist that seems far out of reach. As his ambitious ...
Style: psychological, ironic, humorous, touching
Plot: slacker, stoner, tattoo artist, arrested development, re-education, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, tattoo, mother son relationship, firefighter, mother's boyfriend, loss of father ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Boys on the Side (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, aids, friends, pregnancy, road trip, lesbian, self discovery, on the road, terminal illness, female friendship, murder, domestic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, los angeles, pakistan, new york, tucson arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 18K
Irresistible (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Democratic political consultant helps a retired Marine colonel run for mayor in a small, conservative Wisconsin town.
Style: twist ending, twists and turns, political, parody, humorous ...
Plot: mayor, election campaign, small town, political satire, usa politics, election, politics, debate, media, political corruption, campaigning, political candidate ...
Time: contemporary, year 2016
Place: usa, wisconsin, new york, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Boy and His Dog (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in the year 2024 in post-apocalyptic America, 18-year old Vic and his telepathic dog Blood are scavengers in the desolate wilderness ravaged by World War 4, where survivors must battle for food, shelter, and sexual companionship in the ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, sexy ...
Plot: desert, dog, distopia, survival, nuclear holocaust, satire, telepathy, impregnation, post apocalypse, apocalypse, escapades, society ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: phoenix arizona, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 27K
Celebrity (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His assignments take him to the swankiest corners of Manhattan, but as he jumps from one ...
Style: witty, cynical, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, ambition, desire for fame, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, satire, celebrity, ex wife, greed, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, atlantic city new jersey, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Parts Per Billion (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The interwoven stories of three couples which are forced to make life altering decisions in the face of a disastrous war. Inspired and sometimes blinded by their love, Len, Mia, Andy, Esther, Anna and Erik are as flawed and beautiful as any of the ...
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, suspense, gloomy
Plot: survival, chaos, virus, apocalypse, couple relations, love and romance, couples, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, fiance fiancee relationship, plague, war ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, near future
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%