Space battle movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant space battle movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out futuristic, exciting, serious, epic, stylized and absurd films and TV shows about / with space battle, outer space, space travel, danger, spacecraft, alien, space opera, space and aliens, adventure and chase plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as space battle: The Orville (2017), The Predator (2018), Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017), Starship Troopers (1997), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016), Spaceballs (1987), Jupiter Ascending (2015), Battlestar Galactica (1978), Star Trek Beyond (2016), Prison Ship (1986).

List of space battle movies

 8.0
 51K
The Orville (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Follow the crew of the not-so-functional exploratory ship in the Earth's interstellar fleet, 300 years in the future.
Style: futuristic, humorous, feel good, exciting, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, adventure, alien, space battle, space and aliens, danger, gay marriage, spacecraft, distant future, space station, evil alien ...
Time: future
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 5.4
 104K
The Predator (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: alien, hunter, predator, machismo, massacre, military, warrior, destruction, fear, space battle, invisibility, alien race ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s
Place: mexico, georgia
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Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: supernatural power, space opera, space battle, star wars, fight, heroism, space travel, good versus evil, mentor, laser gun, lightsaber, power struggle ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mine
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Starship Troopers (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, satirical, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, evil alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, military, soldier, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, friendship, rescue, monster ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Style: suspense, futuristic, exciting, epic, tragic ending ...
Plot: rebellion, supernatural power, space travel, star wars, space battle, war, resistance, redemption, good versus evil, survival, space opera, mission ...
Time: future
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 7.1
 161K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, talky, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, space travel, outer space, princess, adventure, farce, daring rescue, woman in danger, race against time, danger, space and aliens, master villain ...
Time: future, 80s
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Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: life turned upside down, adventure, heroes, destiny, chaos, space wars, space and aliens, danger, hopes, save the lady, chosen one, space travel ...
Time: future
Place: st. petersburg russia, chicago illinois
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Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: serious, epic, futuristic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, androids and robots, space travel, imaginary, escapades, space and aliens, heroic mission, adventure, cons and scams, military, rivalry ...
Time: future
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Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, United Arab Emirates, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
Style: futuristic, entertaining, intense, exciting, cerebral ...
Plot: space travel, space opera, stranded, star trek, alien, chase, transformation, good versus evil, battle, space battle, rescue mission, friendship ...
Time: 23rd century, future
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 3.4
 758
Prison Ship (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two women who have been unjustly confined to a prison planet plot their escape, all the while having to put up with lesbian guards, crazed wardens and mutant rodents.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, absurd, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, prison, outer space, alien, space and aliens, confined, imaginary, space travel, danger, vengeance, sexual abuse, women's prison ...
Time: 80s
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Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, outer space, good versus evil, rebel, space wars, heroic mission, mentor, space opera, supervillain, rebellion, creature ...
Time: future
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 3.3
 745
Dead Space (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Phaebon had been thought to be a safe and controlled research facility until a distress signal calls for Commander Kreiger and his robot Tinpan. Together, they try to save the planet from a spreading virus and an odd and growing cocoon. Remake of ...
Plot: space battle, infection, man wrapped in a towel, alien monster, woman wearing a towel, malfunction, electric shock, man wearing a towel, falling off a cliff, alien, outer space, autopsy ...
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Star Trek: Voyager (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Pulled to the far side of the galaxy, where the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a Starfleet ship must cooperate with Maquis rebels to find a way home.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, getting home, teleportation, hologram, allies, alien encounter, heroic mission, adventure, hopes, danger ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
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Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The theme for this remarkable new film will be "Saiyan", the strongest race in the universe. Since "Battle of Gods", Goku has undergone new forms from Super Saiyan God to Super Saiyan Blue to other evolved forms that have gone up ...
Style: funny, ironic, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: transformation, alien race, resurrection, power, attack, manga, villain, dating show, mysticism, tyranny, martial arts, space battle ...
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Knights of Sidonia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: An alien race called Gauna has destroyed Earth. leaving humanity struggling to survive aboard the spaceship Sidonia. Even though it’s been a century since the last encounter with the Gauna, military service is mandatory. For Nagate Tanikaze, whose ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, androids and robots, space battle, danger, battles, rivalry, spacecraft, outer space, escapades, heroes, space wars, imaginary ...
Time: future
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 6.9
 41K
Enemy Mine (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, space wars, space and aliens, friendship, stranded, racism, survival, danger, survivor, future dystopia, war ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: mine
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Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning begins with Captain James B. Pirk of the starship Kickstart shipwrecked on the 21st century Earth with his crew. Originally from the distant future, Pirk and his crew traveled back in time to save the Earth from hostile ...
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, light, humorous ...
Plot: emperor, space travel, parallel world, spacecraft, parody, space opera, space station, outer space, wormhole, shower, time travel, space battle ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: russia, finland
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Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping ...
Style: epic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebel, space and aliens, space wars, good versus evil, redemption, heroic mission, space opera, warrior, evil empire, attack, creature, evil ...
Time: future
Place: dungeon
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 6.3
 83K
Moonraker (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: During the transportation of a Space Shuttle a Boeing 747 crashes in the Atlantic Ocean yet when they go to look for the destroyed shuttle it is not there. James Bond investigates the missing mission space shuttle and soon learns that the shuttles ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat chase, astronaut, laser, space travel, espionage, megalomaniac, space shuttle, british secret service, cable car, adventure, space station, nasa ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rio de janeiro, england, argentina, brazil, france ...
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 7.3
 139K
Galaxy Quest (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The stars of a 1970s sci-fi show - now scraping a living through re-runs and sci-fi conventions - are beamed aboard an alien spacecraft. Believing the cast's heroic on-screen dramas are historical documents of real-life adventures, the band of ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat, surprise ending ...
Plot: benign alien, star, outer space, innocence, good versus evil, actor, mistaken identity, race against time, spacecraft, time travel, adventure, space battle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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Detonator Orgun (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Fleeing from his own race, Orgun—an alien being with superhuman abilities and unearthly weapons—travels to Earth to find an answer to his origin. There, he bonds with a young man named Tomoru to defend Earth against the Evoluders, who seek ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: space battle, a.i., androids and robots, space wars, chases and races, college, danger, teenage life, heroes, space and aliens, supernatural ability, benign alien ...
Time: future
Place: pacific ocean
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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: spacecraft, space opera, smuggler, space travel, space battle, military officer, helmet, giant monster, robbery, electrocution, handcuffs, beach ...
Place: mine
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, surprise ending
Plot: space travel, alien, government agent, alien race, spacecraft, parallel world, mission, creature, trapped in space, marriage proposal, military, alien planet ...
Time: future, year 1975, 2020s
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Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Space Pirate Captain Harlock and his fearless crew face off against the space invaders who seek to conquer the planet Earth.
Style: futuristic, epic, exciting, tense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, pirate, spacecraft, space wars, escapades, battles, rebelliousness, rebellion, hopes, adventure, idealism ...
Time: future
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo
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 6.6
 57K
Titan A.E. (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man finds out that he holds the key to restoring hope and ensuring survival for the human race, while an alien species called the Dredge are bent on mankind's destruction.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, interesting ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: spacecraft, alien, pilot, space station, genocide, scientist, map, outer space, mission, galaxy, space colony, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: colorado
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Battle for Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: benign alien, invasion, space travel, culture clash, mysterious planet, robot, military, survival, idealism, adventure, mutiny, pacifist ...
Time: future
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Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: En route to the honeymoon of William Riker to Deanna Troi on her home planet of Betazed, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise receives word from Starfleet that a coup has resulted in the installation of a new Romulan ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bad ending, earnest ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, cloning, space opera, teleportation, outer space, self sacrifice, senate, telepathy, assassination, warship, adventure, master villain ...
Time: future
Place: mine
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 272K
Serenity (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything – or anyone – to get the girl ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, future dystopia, space wars, good versus evil, space and aliens, friendship, psychic, adventure, martial arts, escapades, mechanic ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 213K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: young heroes, space wars, intelligence, chosen one, prodigy, save the world, basic training, space and aliens, child prodigy, military base, heroes, evil alien ...
Time: future
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 3.9
 845
Battle Planet (2008)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the not-so-distant future, Captain Jordan Strider, a Special Forces Officer in the New World Alliance, is chosen for a top-secret mission. Sent to a desolate planet, Terra 219, to arrest possible traitors to the Alliance, Strider must survive ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: space wars, betrayal, alien, space war, imaginary, escapades, chases and races, space travel, danger, deadly, evil alien, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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