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Extinct (2017)
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Extinct (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: 400 years after the extinction of the human race, a small group of humans are revived by an alien civilization. The colony of revived humans encounter struggles with the aliens who extinguished humankind centuries before, while trying to understand and get along with the mysterious aliens who revived them.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, futuristic, disturbing
Plot: alien, survival, post apocalypse, humanity, vestiges of humanity, human existence, adventure, struggle for survival, humanity in peril, fate of humanity, space and aliens, human experiment, starting over, alien civilization, extinction, endangered species, against humanity, alien technology, human remains, human experimentation
Time: future

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, exciting and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about survival, danger, post apocalypse, adventure, outer space, escapades and fate of humanity mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Extinct: Defiance (2013), Singularity (2017), See (2019), Falling Skies (2011), The Last Scout (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
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Defiance (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, futuristic, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, alien, interspecies romance, escapades, enemy, ex military, mayor, survival, law enforcement, post apocalypse, humanoid alien, bounty hunter ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: usa
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95%
 3.6
 14K
Singularity (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Elias van Dorne, CEO of the world's largest robotics company, introduces his most powerful invention, Kronos-a super-computer designed to end all wars-it determines that humans are the biggest threat and launches a worldwide attack on ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, super computer, robotics, post apocalypse, sentient robot, robot as menace, human versus robot, survival, evil robot, struggle for survival, a.i., technology gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.7
 66K
See (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A virus has decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Centuries later when twins are born with the mythic ability to see, their father must protect his tribe against a threatened queen.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, clan, blindness, warrior, tribe, survival, virus, escape, twins, distopia, loss of eyesight, blind man ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.2
 88K
Falling Skies (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, heroic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, evil alien, alien invasion, resistance, ufo, alien encounter, space and aliens, vestiges of humanity, worldwide chaos, apocalypse, life is a bitch, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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The Last Scout (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 2065, the crew of the Pegasus are searching for a new home for humanity. As they approach their potential new world, the discovery of another ship could be the key to their salvation, or doom them and the rest of humanity to extinction.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating
Plot: mission, new world, struggle for survival, space mission, future dystopia, post apocalypse, fate of humanity, outer space, survivor, space travel, human existence, space colony ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Y: The Last Man (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Traverse a post-apocalyptic world in which a cataclysmic event decimates every mammal with a Y chromosome but for one cisgender man and his pet monkey. Follow the survivors in this new world as they struggle with their efforts to restore what was ...
Style: tense, apocalyptic, captivating, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: post apocalypse, extinction, genocide, sole survivor, male protagonist, worldwide chaos, humanity, epidemic, survival, agent, power, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Northlander (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the year 2961, the time is after humanity and nature has recovered the land. A hunter named Cygnus is called to rise above his duty. He provides for Last Arc, a once nomadic band of survivors in need of food and water that is now growing scarce. ...
Style: futuristic, disturbing, tense, captivating, apocalyptic
Plot: heretic, trap, post apocalypse, desert, future dystopia, humanity in peril, survival, vestiges of humanity, deathtrap, human existence, humanity, dark future ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.8
 82K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, post apocalypse, adventure, changing the past or future, expedition, human existence, extinction, survival, scientist, dangerous animal, experiment ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.7
 83K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, adventure, survival, fate of humanity, society, chaos, escapades, worldwide chaos, post apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, nanotechnology ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, america, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.6
 236K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, fate of humanity, youth, survivor, young heroes, leadership, space station, rivalry, human existence, nuclear holocaust, betrayal ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.4
 2K
Embers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a global neurological epidemic, those who remain search for meaning and connection in a world without memory. Five interwoven stories each explore a different facet of life without memory in a future that has no past.
Style: captivating, apocalyptic, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, post apocalypse, future dystopia, memory lapse, distopia, fate of humanity, struggle for survival, vestiges of humanity, memory, survival, humanity, apocalypse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 11K
The Passage (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A post-apocalyptic story about a botched U.S. government experiment that turns a group of death row inmates into highly infectious vampires, and an orphan girl who might be the only person able to stop the ensuing crisis.
Style: touching, disturbing, exciting, tense, futuristic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, vampire, government conspiracy, dystopic future, child in peril, distopia, vaccine, protector, escape, illness, human experiment, experiment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
War of the Worlds (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Set in contemporary Europe, the reimagining follows the pockets of humanity left on earth following an apocalyptic extra-terrestrial strike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, exciting ...
Plot: survival horror, post apocalypse, survival, scientist, alien abduction, end of the world, alien invasion, alien attack, interracial relations, ex husband ex wife relationship, bonding, love interest ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Space: Above and Beyond (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Space: Above and Beyond is a short-lived mid-1990s American science fiction television show on the FOX Network, created and written by Glen Morgan and James Wong. Originally planned for five seasons, it ran only for the single 1995–1996 season. It ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, evil alien, space and aliens, marines, save the world, space travel, adventure, alien encounter, alien civilization, racism, alien race, alien ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.8
 46K
Sweet Tooth (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: On a perilous adventure across a post-apocalyptic world, a lovable boy who's half-human and half-deer searches for a new beginning with a gruff protector.
Style: captivating, apocalyptic, disturbing, tense, dark fantasy
Plot: hybrid, post apocalypse, cataclysm, supernatural being, half human, child, struggle for survival, survival, turned into an animal, adventure, fantasy world, dream world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
COVID-21: Lethal Virus (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The climate change has released an ancient rabies virus trapped in the Antarctica ice. A female scientist tries to get to the laboratory to create a cure to save the world, protected by an eccentric and two members of the special forces.
Style: apocalyptic, captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: deadly virus, apocalypse, scientist, humanity in peril, humanity, survival horror, death threat, virus, fate of humanity, survival, against humanity, undead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.9
 412
Drone Wars (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When drones arrive in a flash, slaughtering humanity and stripping the Earth of its resources, a small team of scientists hiding in Los Angeles works to expel the drone menace once and for all.
Style: psychotronic, tense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: drone, invasion, alien invasion, alien, alien technology, man versus machine, fictional war, humanity in peril, human versus alien, alien contact, apocalypse, human existence ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Stargate Atlantis (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: With the Ancients' city of Atlantis discovered in the Pegasus Galaxy by Stargate Command, Dr. Elizabeth Weir and Major Sheppard lead a scientific expedition to the ancient abandoned city. Once there, the team not only find themselves unable to ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, fate of humanity, outer space, save the world, alien planet, space wars, benign alien, ancient mystery, good versus evil, evil alien, adventure ...
Time: 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, exciting, tense, breathtaking
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, star trek, alien, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, alien species, friendship, space exploration, destiny, betrayal, gunfight ...
Time: future, 24th century, 2020s, 2010s, 23rd century
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century is an American science fiction adventure television series produced by Universal Studios. The series ran for two seasons between 1979–1981, and the feature-length pilot episode for the series was released as a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, touching, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, good versus evil, time travel, astronaut, space travel, fighting crime, survival, save the world, a.i., adventure, adventurer, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 88K
Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, exciting, tense, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, robot, alien planet, lost, survival, adventure, black hole, family relations, alien creature, betrayal, family ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, tense, exciting, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, space travel, plague, space and aliens, space opera, alien, telepathy, bio weapon, space station, top secret, cure ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 43K
Snowpiercer (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting ...
Style: apocalyptic, unusual plot structure, captivating, depressing, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: post apocalypse, struggle for survival, rebellion, train, apocalypse, humanity, inequality, class system, distopia, humanity in peril, survival, salvation ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.2
 33K
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: tense, apocalyptic, touching, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, astronaut, space shuttle, alien, space mission, space exploration, heroic mission, survival, space travel, teamwork, cosmonaut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Star Trek: Picard (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Set twenty years after the events of Star Trek Nemesis, we follow the now-retired Admiral Picard into the next chapter of his life.
Style: breathtaking, captivating, tense, twists and turns, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, star trek, spacecraft, alien, outer space, friendship, male protagonist, mentor, gunfight, destiny, human in outer space, adventure ...
Time: future, 24th century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 34K
The Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety. A Scandinavian thriller series.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: post apocalypse, virus, illness, vestiges of humanity, survival, zombie, pandemic, walking dead, brother sister relationship, death, desperation, characters in danger ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 24K
Extant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: astronaut, artificial insemination, mystery, androids and robots, scientist, fate of humanity, family relations, fear, alien, space and aliens, a.i., parents and children ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 9.0
 254K
Firefly (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Firefly is set in the year 2517, after the arrival of humans in a new star system and follows the adventures of the renegade crew of Serenity, a "Firefly-class" spaceship. The ensemble cast portrays the nine characters who live on Serenity.
Style: exciting, witty, captivating, futuristic, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, escapades, adventure, smuggling, friendship, captain, space wars, preacher, survival, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.9
 56K
Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, small town, chaos, post apocalypse, leadership, conspiracy, courage, distopia, mystery, selflessness, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Stargate Universe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a present-day, multinational exploration team traveling on the Ancient spaceship Destiny many billions of light years distant from the Milky Way Galaxy. They evacuated there and are now trying to figure out a way to return to ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space opera, space and aliens, human existence, outer space, human in outer space, fear, survival, technology, alien planet, alien ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%