Movies and TV shows like Amerika

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Amerika (1987)
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Amerika (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 870 min.
TV show
Story: America has been bloodlessly taken over by the Soviet Union, leading to slave-labor camps for some, collaboration for others and rebellion for yet others.
Plot: cold war, cold war era

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Most similar movies to Amerika

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about cold war, rivalry, heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, danger and supernatural power mostly in Drama, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Amerika: The Detached Mission (1986), Blackmark (2018), Witchblade (2001), Shadow and Bone (2021), Warrior Nun (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Detached Mission (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: CIA appointed US Army major Jack Hessalt to be in charge of a secret missile base in the Atlantic Ocean. Jack is still troubled by memories of Vietnam, and soon goes berserk, taking control of the base and killing some crew members. Jack and his ...
Plot: cold war, army, international relations, risk, military uniform, beret, super strength, soviet army, gas, energy, technology, economics ...
Place: ussr, soviet union
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95%
 4.5
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Blackmark (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 1963 Military Industrialist Arthur Blackmark must race against the clock to stop an international incident which threatens to end the world.
Plot: cold war, john f. kennedy, terrorist, conspiracy, save the world, military industrial complex, nuclear missile
Time: year 1963
Place: ussr
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82%
 6.5
 2K
Witchblade (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Witchblade is an American television series that aired on TNT from 2001 to 2002. The series is based on the Witchblade comic book series, and followed a pilot film which debuted in August 2000. Some of the episodes were written by Ralph Hemecker, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superheroine, superhero, magical object, superhuman powers, heroic mission, fighting crime, chosen one, supernatural ability, vengeance, super weapon, imaginary, heroes ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Shadow and Bone (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A teenage orphan who grows up in the land of Ravka. Her entire life changes after unexpectedly harnessing a power she never knew she had to save her best friend.
Style: mystical, mysterious, captivating, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: magical, supernatural, fantasy world, showdown, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, conspiracy, hopes, escapades, love, young woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 6.8
 22K
Warrior Nun (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A 19-year-old orphan named Ava wakes up in a morgue with a new lease on life and a divine artifact embedded in her back. She discovers she is now part of an ancient order that has been tasked with fighting demons on Earth, and powerful forces ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, twists and turns, scenic, atmospheric ...
Plot: angel, demon, mythical creature, nun, religion and supernatural, crusade, teenage girl, teenage protagonist, teenager, battles, religion, evil force ...
Place: spain, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 8.2
 60
Imortal (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Philippines
TV show
Story: 300 years ago, a group of powerful clan came to this island. They were known as vampires or blood drinkers. They quickly grew in numbers and their violence increased. Unknown to them another powerful clan lived in the island, the werewolves. Sensing ...
Style: gothic, serious, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Plot: one against many, femme fatale, opposites attract, betrayal, mysterious man, werewolf, mysterious woman, epic battle, revenge, love, secret society, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.8
 12K
Britannia (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An epic drama set in 43AD as the Roman Imperial Army – determined and terrified in equal measure - returns to crush the Celtic heart of Britannia - a mysterious land ruled by warrior women and powerful druids who can channel the powerful forces of ...
Style: sexy, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: druid, roman empire, enemy, celtic, bow and arrow, strong female character, roman soldier, rite, british army, power, redheaded woman, conspiracy ...
Time: middle ages, 1940s, 1st century, 40s
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.7
 2K
S.W.A.T. (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: S.W.A.T. is an American action/crime drama series about the adventures of a Special Weapons And Tactics team operating in an unidentified California city. A spin-off of The Rookies, the series aired on ABC from February 1975 to April 1976. Like The ...
Style: realistic, stylized, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat, law enforcement, fighting crime, danger, police investigation, workplace situations, tough law enforcer, crimes, crime, workplace, swat team, teamwork ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 8.1
 957
Granite Flats (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: It's the 1960s. The height of the Cold War. The rural town of Granite Flats, Colorado, suddenly becomes a hotbed for mystery and intrigue. Almost a year after Hershel Jenkins was released from jail, mystery is still a permanent resident in ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, mysterious place, amateur detective, family relations, crimes, youth, dishonesty, cold war, society, small town, conspiracy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.3
 131
Foxbat (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, a Chinese cook swallows a microfilm by accident and becomes a target.
Plot: evil man, kgb, cold war, violence, agent, spy, top secret, defector
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.5
 4K
Robin Hood (1984)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Robin of Sherwood, was a British television series, based on the legend of Robin Hood. Created by Richard Carpenter, it was produced by HTV in association with Goldcrest, and ran from 1984 to 1986 on the ITV network. In America it was retitled Robin ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: robin hood, folk hero, in the woods, legends and myths, vigilantism, sword and sorcery, fighting the system, rivalry, imaginary, adventure, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The President's Plane Is Missing (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the President's plane mysteriously disappears with him on board, it is left to the seemingly weak Vice President to try and advert a nuclear exchange with the Chinese.
Plot: conspiracy, cold war, u.s. president, secretary of state, u.s. vice president, airplane, vice president, airplane accident, impersonation
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Ali Baba and the Seven Dwarfs (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Ali Senay and Ilber, the two partners of Senay Cüccaciye, sell garden dwarfs. When their company starts to dwindle, they decide to participate in a gardening fair in Sofia with the plan to meet new people from the sector in an attempt to drum up ...
Plot: mafia, bomb, communism, nuclear bomb, cold war
Place: azerbaijan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.9
 65K
Angel (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Angel is an American television series, a spin-off from the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Angel, a 240-year old vampire cursed with a conscience, haunts the dark streets of Los Angeles alone. But after he meets a half-demon with ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, sentimental, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, supernatural ability, vampire slayer, redemption, heroes, investigator, imaginary, good versus evil, monster, magical, alternate reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 31K
The Gifted (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban couple's ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural power, supernatural ability, super powers, superhero, teamwork, good versus evil, parents and children, social misfits, family, super strength, superhero team ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 54K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, gothic, bleak ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural power, werewolf, demon, good versus evil, magic, female protagonist, supernatural, strong female character, teenage girl, supernatural being, family secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 6K
The Outpost (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Talon, the lone survivor of a race called the Blackbloods, sets off to the edge of civilisation to track her family's killers. On her journey she discovers she has supernatural powers which she must learn to harness in order to achieve her ...
Style: exciting, suspense, semi serious, brutal, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural being, fall in love, friendship, murder, danger, vengeance, small town, witchcraft, escapades, outpost, bar, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 18K
Van Helsing (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Vanessa Helsing, the daughter of famous vampire hunter and Dracula nemesis Abraham Van Helsing is resurrected five years in the future to find out that vampires have taken over the world and that she possesses unique power over them. She is ...
Style: captivating, serious, dark, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, heroine, supernatural, post apocalypse, murder, survival, vampire slayer, superheroine, superhero, society, blood, vampire hunter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, chosen one, vampire slayer, vampire human love, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, high school, prophecy, monster, double life, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 53
Bunker (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two isolated Canadian soldiers come to grip with a difficult order: launch a nuclear strike against the former USSR, some 25 years after the end of the Cold War.
Plot: soldier, cold war, canadian, bunker, isolation, cold war era, french canadian, post cold war, nuclear war
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 372
Eminent Domain (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A high-ranking Polish politburo member is banished from the party, and must find out why. Set in 1979 Poland before the Solidarity events.
Plot: cold war, espionage, poker game, defection, desertion, death of child, listening device, teenage girl
Time: 70s
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kung Fu: The Legend Continues is a spin-off of the 1972–1975 television series Kung Fu. David Carradine and Chris Potter starred as a father and son trained in kung fu - Carradine playing a Shaolin monk, Potter a police detective. This series ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, police, kung fu, fight, law enforcement, escapades, monk, wisdom of life, parents and children, reunion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 9.3
 1.8M
Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, twists and turns, sexual, epic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, intrigue, king, dragon, adventure, incest, imaginary, betrayal, political intrigue, swords and armor, power struggle, throne ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Xena: Warrior Princess is an American–New Zealand supernatural fantasy adventure series that aired in syndication from September 4, 1995 until June 18, 2001. The series was created in 1995 by writer-director-producer Robert Tapert under his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, saga, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female warrior, mythology, friendship, adventure, sword fight, greek mythology, good versus evil, ancient, legends and myths, tough girl, feminism, lesbian ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, china, egypt, macedonia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Legend of the Seeker (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of woodsman Richard Cypher, who discovers that he was born to fulfill a prophecy of becoming a guardian hero to oppressed people. With the help of a mysterious woman named Kahlan and a wise old wizard named Zedd, he must stop a ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, magical, imaginary, adventure, save the world, witch, chosen one, escapades, ancient, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nog (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nog is an Irish/American television series set in a fantasy version of ancient Ireland, created by Saban Entertainment. It was loosely based on actual Irish mythology. The name derives from Tír na nÓg, one of the ...
Plot: dragon, evil queen, armor, gnome, kingdom, horse, sword fight, shield, swordsman, monster, fictional war, crossbow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mission: Impossible (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Mission: Impossible is an American television series that chronicles the missions of a team of secret American government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force. The show is a revival of the 1966 TV series of the same name. The only actor to ...
Plot: espionage, team, dictator, spy, travel, death, cold war, secret agents, gaslight, self destruct mechanism, pretending to be someone else, ruse ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 4K
Agent X (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, heroic mission, politics, undercover, state affairs, heroes, vice president, spy, strong female presence, secret agent, daughter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 27K
Hanna (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This thriller and coming-of-age drama follows the journey of an extraordinary young girl as she evades the relentless pursuit of an off-book CIA agent and tries to unearth the truth behind who she is. Based on the 2011 Joe Wright film.
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, intense, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: female fighter, vengeance, young girl, female assassin, child soldier, murderer, danger, mystery, teenage girl, villainess, soldier, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Highway to Heaven (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Highway to Heaven is an American television drama series which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1989. The series aired for five seasons, running a total of 111 episodes. It was shot entirely in California.
Style: touching, sentimental, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: angel, redemption, friendship, odd couple, supernatural, fish out of water, hopes, human nature, family life, partners, unlikely partners, good deed ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%