Movies like Battle for the Planet of the Apes

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Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
 5.4
 31K
Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a community of human mutants who live beneath a destroyed city try to conquer those whom they perceive as enemies. All leading to the finale.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic, allegory, bad ending, reflective, philosophical ...
Plot: post apocalypse, revolution, battles, monkey, rebellion, radiation, survival, adventure, distopia, militant, space travel, graphic violence, rescue, life is a bitch, nuclear holocaust, leadership, escapades, rivalry, society, chaos, conquering, genetic engineering, rebelliousness, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2000s, 70s
Place: tokyo

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Most similar movies to Battle for the Planet of the Apes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, futuristic and exciting films with plots about escapades, danger, heroes, post apocalypse, survival, chaos and society mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Battle for the Planet of the Apes: The Blood of Heroes (1989), Casshern (2004), Phoenix the Warrior (1988), Defense Condition 4 (1985), Waterworld (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, distopia, monkey, gorilla, time travel, space and aliens, post apocalypse, astronaut, survival, graphic violence, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future, year 1991, near future ...
Place: usa, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Planet of the Apes (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his ...
Style: twist ending, philosophical, twists and turns, thought provoking, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: astronaut, time travel, space travel, space and aliens, post apocalypse, slavery, future dystopia, scientist, escape, rescue, hunting, satire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race.
Style: touching, stylized, twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, astronaut, distopia, nuclear holocaust, breeding, on the run, chimpanzee, spacecraft, teasing, cell, pacifism, archaeologist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future, year 1973
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pacific ocean, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Astronaut Brent is sent to rescue Taylor but crash lands on the Planet of the Apes, just like Taylor did in the original film. Taylor has disappeared into the Forbidden Zone so Brent and Nova try to follow and find him. He discovers a cult of humans ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, astronaut, space and aliens, space travel, mutant, post apocalypse, distopia, nuclear holocaust, battles, rescue, worship, monkey ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: usa, new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Blood of Heroes (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic world where the only sport that has survived in a wasted society is the brutal game known as jugging. Sallow, the leader of a rag-tag team, has played in the main Leagues before, but was cast out because of indiscretions with a ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, post apocalypse, revenge, survival, contests and competitions, escapades, future dystopia, life is a bitch, athlete's life, violence, desert, battles ...
Time: future
Place: australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, exciting, thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: monkey, post apocalypse, leader, plague, survival, colony, animal attack, forest, vestiges of humanity, revolution, experiment, fate of humanity ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, future, contemporary, 2030s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
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Casshern (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Fifty years of war between the Great Eastern Federation and Europa - now merged as Eurasia - have taken their toll on planet Earth. As a result of the use of biological, chemical and nuclear weapons, much of Earth has become uninhabitable and people ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, tragic hero, fictional war, redemption, laboratory, vengeance, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, battles, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, distant future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Phoenix the Warrior (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Big hair, big guns, big personalities, and a serious lack of wardrobe. She-Wolves of the Wasteland, a post-apocalyptic story that features women--lots and lots of women--who leave little to the imagination as they battle each other in various ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, save the world, survival, chaos, rivalry, apocalypse, pregnancy, sword fight, women, lone wolves, mutant, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Defense Condition 4 (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men and a woman circle the globe in a satellite armed with a nuclear device. The third world war breaks out, and a few months later the satellite crashes. They survive the crash but one man gets killed by survivors and the other man gets caught. ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, catastrophe, disaster, adventure, chaos, future dystopia, teenage life, heroes, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
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Waterworld (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They escape, along with her young charge, Enola, and sail off aboard his ship. ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, post apocalypse, adventure, ocean, dystopic future, future dystopia, rescue, sailing, sailboat, water, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
2019: After the Fall of New York (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which is controlled by the Euraks, to rescue the only fertile ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, cyborgs, murder, adventure, apocalypse, chaos, nuclear holocaust, rivalry, race against time, life is a bitch, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, survival, post apocalypse, evil alien, heroic mission, alien, save the world, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, future dystopia, society ...
Time: future
Place: denver colorado, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 74K
The Postman (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: In 2013 there are no highways, no I-ways, no dreams of a better tomorrow, only scattered survivors across what was once the Unites States. Into this apocalyptic wasteland comes an enigmatic drifter with a mule, a knack for Shakespeare and something ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, dystopic future, post apocalypse, future dystopia, vestiges of humanity, adventure, postman, leadership, drifter, post war, justice, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, year 2013, 2040s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
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Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, strong violent content, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), against the odds, apocalypse, future dystopia, mutant, chaos, injustice, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.3
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Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, post apocalypse, uninhibited rivalry, future dystopia, apocalypse, chaos, survival, society, rivalry, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.1
 2K
Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, ship, spacecraft, good versus evil, race against time, heroic mission, save the world, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, adventure, infection, dark future ...
Time: future, 2000s, 23rd century, year 2004
Place: antarctica, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
2047: Sights of Death (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The year is 2047. Our planet is ruled by the repressive Confederate Central Government (CCG). Ryan is a Green War rebel agent sent on a mission by Sponge to collect evidence against the CCG for its heinous crimes. Ryan soon faces the sinister ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, heroes, rebellion, social decay, heroic mission, chaos, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, save the world, rebelliousness, totalitarianism ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 5K
Steel Dawn (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, post apocalypse, heroes, martial arts, survival, gang, adventure, vengeance, tough heroes, chaos, destiny, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Steel Frontier (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in a post-nuclear-holocaust future, this sci-fi western takes place in the frontier city of New Hope, the only place around with a working oil refinery. Ever since a megalomaniac general and his followers took over the place, life has been ...
Style: serious, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, bounty hunter, soldier, post apocalypse, future dystopia, vengeance, heroic mission, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, chaos, hitman, tough heroes ...
Time: future, near future, year 2019, 2010s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, androids and robots, cyborgs, post apocalypse, heroes, chase, fetus, kung fu, terrorism, anarchy, terminator, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Robot Holocaust (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Neo, a drifter from the atomic-blasted wastelands, arrives with his klutzy robot sidekick at a factory where slaves labor to fuel the sinister Dark One's Power Station. There, he meets a comely woman who convinces him to help rescue her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: robot, mutant, man versus machine, revolution, rebellion, heroes, rescue, master and servant, escapades, rivalry, society, power relations ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Android Insurrection (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the distant future high-tech man colonized the world and leaves all the dirty work of an army of androids and robots. Now, somewhere rebelling robots, and a heavily armed special forces, led by Major Fox well to look after things. Locally it is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: outer space, survival, chaos, soldier, escapades, technology gone awry, save the world, computers and web, man versus machine, space and aliens, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The first Cylon war has been raging for 10 years and a young Ensign William Adama joins the fleet. He's disappointed not to be assigned to a fighter but to a freighter, and his co-pilot isn't too keen on having a rookie flying his aircraft ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space opera, androids and robots, space travel, outer space, escapades, adventure, battles, heroic mission, space and aliens, heroes, betrayal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 3.6
 4K
Megaforce (1982)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Megaforce is an elite multi-national military unit that does the jobs that individual governments wont. When the peaceful Republic of Sardun in under threat from their more aggressive neighbour the beautiful Major Zara (Persis Khambatta) and General ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, battles, rescue, heroes, good versus evil, dictator, escapades, adventure, rivalry, against the odds, motorcycle, superhero ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 26K
The Black Hole (1979)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering near a black hole. The ship is controlled ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, black hole, mad scientist, adventure, astronaut, killer robot, space station, escapades, heroic mission, robot, battles ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 57K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sergeant Todd is a veteran soldier for an elite group of the armed forces. After being defeated by a new breed of genetically engineered soldiers, he is dumped on a waste planet and left for dead. He soon interacts with a group of crash survivors ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, space travel, military, alien planet, soldier, future war, fictional war, outer space, fight, one man army, rescue, heroes ...
Time: future, year 1996
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.8
 614
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, gang, good versus evil, against humanity, save the world, heroes, adventure, rescue, life is a bitch, survival, confined ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 485
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, adventure, rivalry, tough heroes, future dystopia, vigilantism, uninhibited rivalry, life is a bitch, folk hero, escapades, one man army ...
Time: future
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Last Patrol (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a massive earthquake destroys Los Angeles, a new order is formed. But disagreement among the ranks leads to more war and disruption, and The Last Patrol must bring order if there's to be any hope for the future.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, rescue, desert, chaos and mayhem, survival, apocalypse, life is a bitch, rivalry, adventure, battles, hostage, prison ...
Time: future, near future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gang, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, post apocalypse, distopia, survival, life is a bitch, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%