Movies like Stowaway

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Stowaway (2021)
 5.6
 37K
Stowaway (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A three-person crew on a mission to Mars faces an impossible choice when an unplanned passenger jeopardizes the lives of everyone on board.
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: space travel, outer space, trapped in space, astronaut, spacecraft, survival, stowaway, teamwork, struggle for survival, adventure, team, deep space, problem solving, mars, panic attack, space exploration, oxygen, spacesuit, earth viewed from space, infirmary, oxygen mask, launch, chopsticks, bleeding, blood sample

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Most similar movies to Stowaway

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, suspenseful, suspense and tense films with plots about space travel, outer space, spacecraft, astronaut, survival, danger and trapped in space mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Stowaway: Sunshine (2007), Trapped in Space (1994), Approaching the Unknown (2016), Oxygen (2021), The Astronaut's Wife (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 240K
Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, psychological, philosophical, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, save the world, spacecraft, sun, danger, expedition, self sacrifice, heroic mission, astronaut, bomb, earth ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, captivating, tense, twist ending
Plot: survival, space travel, spacecraft, asteroid, astronaut, survivor, rescue, trapped in space, venus the planet, murder, death, drunkenness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, mars, spacecraft, trapped in space, isolation, astronaut, outer space, near death experience, distant planet, nasa, space mission, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.5
 28K
Oxygen (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman wakes in a cryogenic chamber with no recollection of how she got there, and must find a way out before running out of air.
Style: suspense, futuristic, tense, captivating
Plot: oxygen, memory loss, locked in, space travel, survival horror, technology, saving a life, cryogenics, memory lapse, doctor, memories, memory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Astronaut's Wife (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When astronaut Spencer Armacost returns to Earth after a mission that nearly cost him his life, he decides to take a desk job in order to see his beautiful wife, Jillian, more often. Gradually, Jillian notices that Spencer's personality seems ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, outer space, astronaut, space travel, danger, suburbs, nasa, mission, pregnancy, twins, alien, paranoia ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 69K
Europa Report (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crew of international astronauts are sent on a private mission to Jupiter's fourth moon.
Style: cerebral, suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, survival, found footage, astronaut, danger, distant planet, lovecraftian, inventions and discoveries, landing, alien ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 1972, 50s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 10K
Voyagers (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Romania, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: With the human race's future at stake, a group of young men and women embark on an expedition to colonize a distant planet. But when they uncover disturbing secrets about the mission, they become helpless for pleasure, hunger, and power once ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, space and aliens, space exploration, alien planet, escapades, space station, distant planet, space mission, society, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 790K
The Martian (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Hungary, Jordan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw ...
Style: futuristic, biting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, mars, space travel, nasa, isolation, astronaut, stranded, trapped in space, struggle for survival, rescue, near death experience, loneliness ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: london, houston texas, china, pasadena california, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Mission to Mars (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When contact is lost with the crew of the first Mars expedition, a rescue mission is launched to discover their fate.
Style: serious, sentimental, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, mars, spacecraft, adventure, mysterious planet, space station, astronaut, alien contact, outer space, escapades, alien, trapped in space ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, astronaut, trapped in space, outer space, benign alien, adventure, save the world, heroes, time travel, save the planet, landing ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 4K
3022 (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of astronauts living in the haunting emptiness of deep space awakens to find earth has suffered an extinction-level event.
Style: visually appealing, exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: survival, suicide, astronaut, trapped in space, life support, spacecraft, space station, space shuttle, planet earth, outer space, space program, space travel ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 19K
Cargo (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story of CARGO takes place on rusty space-freighter KASSANDRA on its way to Station 42. The young medic LAURA is the only one awake on board while the rest of the crew lies frozen in hibernation sleep. In 4 months will Laura's shift be over.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, isolation, teleportation, uncover truth, danger, space and aliens, space colony, parallel world, escapades, expedition ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 5K
Marooned (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After spending several months in an orbiting lab, three astronauts prepare to return to earth only to find their rockets wont fire. After initially thinking they might have to abandon them in orbit, NASA decides to launch a daring rescue. Their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: nasa, space travel, rescue, astronaut, spacewalk, race against time, outer space, confined, danger, isolation, survival, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, future
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 369K
Passengers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.
Style: futuristic, romantic, surprise ending, scenic, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: outer space, love story, space station, space travel, isolation, survival, spacecraft, trapped in space, loneliness, moral dilemma, dating, love ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, murder, crew, fictional reality show ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 12K
Nightflyers (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A crew of space explorers embark on an mission to find a mysterious alien ship.
Style: exciting, psychological, scary, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: trapped in space, outer space, scientist, space travel, deadly creature, monster, survival, mission, danger, survivor, supernatural, fear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Empire of Danger (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A newly designed spacecraft capable of going through time is sent to Mars to rescue a crew previously lost on Mars. The ship is sent through the past but to the wrong time, years later than the first crew. Once they land on Mars, the crew finds that ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, exciting
Plot: outer space, tomb, spacecraft, space travel, time travel, astronaut, princess, mars, alien planet, time warp
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 211K
Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Brazil
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.
Style: exciting, futuristic, touching, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, outer space, father son relationship, space exploration, trapped in space, space mission, solar system, spacecraft, moon, mars, journey, humanity in peril ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 4.9
 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 ⇓
42%
Lucy in the Sky (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Astronaut Lucy Cola returns to Earth after a transcendent experience during a mission to space – and begins to lose touch with reality in a world that now seems too small.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, futuristic, disturbing ...
Plot: astronaut, nasa, female astronaut, husband wife relationship, getting home, illicit affair, strong female character, in love, family relations, space travel, peril, flying ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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, thought provoking, serious, bleak, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, spaceship crash, mars, survival, heroic mission, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, rescue, rescue team ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 26K
Another Life (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a massive alien artifact lands on Earth, Niko Breckinridge leads an interstellar mission to track down its source and make first contact.
Style: apocalyptic, tense, touching, disturbing, futuristic ...
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, astronaut, space shuttle, survival, danger, heroic mission, space mission, space exploration, parents and children, catastrophe, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Beyond White Space (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a deep space fishing vessel is robbed by a gang of pirates, the Captain makes a daring decision to go after a rare and nearly extinct species. His obsession propels them further into space as the crew spins toward mutiny and betrayal.
Style: futuristic, suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: black market, harvest, deep space, outer space, space travel, monster, alien, giant monster, spacecraft, explosion, fight, danger ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.8
 5K
Crusade (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Crusade is an American spin-off TV show from J. Michael Straczynski's Babylon 5. Its plot is set in AD 2267, five years after the events of Babylon 5, and just after the movie A Call to Arms. The Drakh have released a nanovirus plague on Earth, ...
Style: futuristic, gloomy, bleak, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, plague, space and aliens, space opera, telepathy, alien, space wars, cult, space station, cure ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 11K
400 Days (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 4 would be astronauts spend 400 days in a land locked space simulator to test the psychological effects of deep space travel but, when something goes terribly wrong and they are forced to leave the simulation, they discover that everything on earth ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: astronaut, experiment, simulation, spacecraft, trapped in space, insanity, space travel, catastrophe, survival, isolation, bunker, end of the world ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Midnight Sky (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, tricky, unusual plot structure
Plot: space travel, nuclear radiation, end of the world, astronaut, space colony, space station, post apocalypse, space exploration, survival, dream, spacecraft, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 18K
Supernova (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, when a battered salvage ship sends out a distress signal, the seasoned crew of the rescue hospital ship Nova-17 responds. What they find is a black hole--that threatens to destroy both ships--and a mysterious survivor whose ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, space and aliens, survival, rescue, danger, heroic mission, race against time, save the world, adventure, imaginary, ship ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.3
 923
Dune Drifter (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the trainee pilot and her mortally wounded gunner are shot down, they crash land on a nearby planet. An enemy craft offers the chance of spare parts to fix her ship, but then she spots another survivor - an enemy alien soldier with no intention ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: survivor, distant planet, chase, deadly, survival, rescue, danger, struggle for survival, friends, space travel, human spirit, deep space ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Planet of Dinosaurs (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A space-ship gets lost and is forced to make an emergency landing on an unknown planet. The planet looks much like Earth, only with no trace of civilization. Soon the crew discovers that there are dinosaurs on the planet, and blood-thirsty buggers ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: planet, survival, rescue, spacecraft, astronaut, heroic mission, battles, danger, deadly, adventure, deadly creature, space travel ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 9K
Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After losing contact with Earth, Astronaut Lee Miller becomes stranded in orbit alone aboard the International Space Station. As time passes and life support systems dwindle, Lee battles to maintain his sanity - and simply stay alive. His world is a ...
Style: psychological, futuristic, thought provoking, mind bending, contemplative ...
Plot: isolation, astronaut, space station, outer space, human nature, survival, losing-it hero, danger, solitude, space and aliens, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: future, 2030s, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%