Space colony movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant space colony movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, futuristic, exciting, tense, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with space colony, space, space travel, spacecraft, distopia, post apocalypse, survival, suspense, danger and apocalypse plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as space colony: Raised by Wolves (2020), Outcasts (2010), Mars (2016), The Expanse (2015), Earth 2 (1994), The Colony (2021), Space Sweepers (2021), Ling Cage: Incarnation (2019), Away (2020), The Last Scout (2017).

List of space colony movies

Raised by Wolves (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: After Earth is ravaged by a great religious war, an atheistic android architect sends two of his creations, Mother and Father, to start a peaceful, godless colony on the planet Kepler-22b. Their treacherous task is jeopardized by the arrival of the ...
Style: futuristic, visually appealing, sad, atmospheric, gothic ...
Plot: space colony, distant planet, androids, robot human relationship, survival, alien creature, atheism, war, post apocalypse, parents and children, loss of child, suspense ...
Time: future, distant future
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 6.6
 6K
Outcasts (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Outcasts is a 2011 British television science-fiction drama serial, starring Liam Cunningham, Hermione Norris, Amy Manson, Daniel Mays, Jamie Bamber, Eric Mabius and Ashley Walters. It originally aired on BBC One, and BBC HD. It was broadcast in the ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: space colony, mysterious planet, survival, distant planet, expedition, human nature, society, hopes, isolation, chaos, apocalypse, distopia ...
Time: future, 21st century
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 7.4
 15K
Mars (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The maiden crew of the Daedalus spacecraft must push itself to the brink of human capability in order to successfully establish the first sustainable colony on Mars. Set both in the future and in the present day, this series blends scripted elements ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, clever, semi documentary ...
Plot: mars, space colony, problem solving, space, friendship, journey, space exploration, adaptation, twists and turns, life philosophy, catastrophe, sandstorm ...
Time: near future, future, year 2016, 21st century
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 158K
The Expanse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A thriller set two hundred years in the future following the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: space travel, human in outer space, space, spacecraft, space opera, space station, investigation, conspiracy, alien life-form, space wars, space colony, space exploration ...
Time: future, 24th century, 23rd century
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 6.9
 5K
Earth 2 (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Earth 2 is an American science fiction television series which aired on NBC from November 6, 1994 to June 4, 1995. The show was canceled after one season of 22 episodes. It follows the journey and settlement of a small expeditionary group called the ...
Style: futuristic, apocalyptic, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: space colony, space, apocalypse, post apocalypse, space and aliens, space opera, distopia, alien planet, post-apocalyptic future, chaos, battles, space travel ...
Time: future, 90s
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 5.4
 10K
The Colony (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future: after a global catastrophe has wiped out nearly all of humanity on Earth, an elite astronaut from Space Colony Kepler must make a decision that will seal the fate of the people on both planets.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, anamorphic
Plot: space travel, post apocalypse, water, distopia, shipwreck, space colony, human existence, suspense, crash landing, children, apocalypse, survival ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 27K
Space Sweepers (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory discovers a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal which puts their lives at stake.
Style: futuristic, captivating, entertaining
Audience: chick flick
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space colony, space battle, korean, space pirate, space, space opera, human android relationship, missing child, garbage collector, fate of humanity ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Ling Cage: Incarnation (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
TV show
Story: In the near future, the human world is already overcrowded, and the move to the Milky Way and the search for a new home is imminent. Just as everything was proceeding in an orderly manner, the moon phase changed, and the earth beneath it broke out ...
Style: anime, touching, captivating, psychological, scary ...
Plot: suspense, space, battles, space colony, cataclysm, love and romance, survival, villain, death, couples, society, good versus evil ...
Time: distant future
Place: china
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 25K
Away (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: American astronaut Emma Green must leave her husband and teenage daughter behind to command an international space crew embarking upon a treacherous mission. A series about hope, humanity and how we need one another if we are to achieve impossible ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, captivating, feel good, exciting
Plot: loneliness, space, astronaut, mars, dangerous mission, female astronaut, separation from family, space colony, wilderness, lesbian, spacecraft, father daughter relationship ...
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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: captivating, disturbing
Plot: mission, future dystopia, survival, space mission, struggle for survival, space travel, human existence, vestiges of humanity, fate of humanity, post apocalypse, space colony, survivor ...
Time: future, 21st century
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 337K
Total Recall (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, ambiguous ending, thought provoking, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, mars, memory loss, secret agents, false memory, space colony, conspiracy, future dystopia, alien, chase, space, virtual reality ...
Time: future, 80s, 90s, 21st century
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 4.6
 2K
G-Loc (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: With Earth virtually destroyed, Bran Marshall flees to Rhea, a nearby planet now hostile towards "Earthers". Escaping onto a Rhean supply ship, he finds the crew slaughtered, with the only survivor a female warrior named Ohsha. As the two ...
Style: futuristic, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: space wars, distant planet, space, space battle, spacecraft, refugee, space colony, teamwork, space mission, relocation, struggle for survival, space travel ...
Time: future
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 7.8
 299K
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, tense, semi serious, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, space opera, alien, space, distopia, spacecraft, space and aliens, future dystopia, friendship, space wars, mechanic, future war ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 51K
Chaos Walking (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Luxembourg
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two unlikely companions embark on a perilous adventure through the badlands of an unexplored planet as they try to escape a dangerous and disorienting reality, where all inner thoughts are seen and heard by everyone.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen fantasy
Plot: distopia, post apocalypse, mind reading, wilderness, fantasy world, distant planet, attempted escape, swamp, space, teenager, jealousy, farmer ...
Time: 23rd century
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The Midnight Sky (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, 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, apocalyptic, tricky, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, space station, astronaut, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, nuclear radiation, space colony, scientist, space exploration, disaster, space ...
Time: 2040s
Is relevant ?
 7.9
 1.3M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, breathtaking, exciting, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: alien, fantasy world, culture clash, beautiful scenery, battles, ecology, creature, space and aliens, alien life-form, space travel, alien planet, scientist ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Is relevant ?
 2.9
 19K
Breach (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hardened mechanic must stay awake and maintain an interstellar ark fleeing the dying planet Earth with a few thousand lucky souls on board... the last of humanity. Unfortunately, humans are not the only passengers. A shapeshifting alien creature ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: space travel, monster, space and aliens, marine, morgue, evil alien, alien encounter, space, suspense, trapped in space, spacecraft, deadly creature ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 20K
Cargo (2009)
Genre: Drama, 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, tense, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Plot: space travel, space, spacecraft, isolation, post apocalypse, distopia, uncover truth, teleportation, space and aliens, alien, suspense, twists and turns ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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 6.6
 454K
Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, space station, distopia, future dystopia, space, class conflict, space and aliens, dystopic future, dark future, apocalypse, post apocalypse, ecological disaster ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, south africa, africa, usa
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 6.6
 62K
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: exciting, serious, stylized, anime, futuristic ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: alien, scientist, heroic mission, mission, spacecraft, galaxy, space travel, save the world, young heroes, space battle, space, life risking ...
Time: future
Place: colorado
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 726K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, futuristic, intense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien, strong female character, survival, space travel, monster, space, space and aliens, female warrior, human versus alien, strong female lead, deadly creature, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 63K
Foundation (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow a band of exiles on their monumental journey to save humanity and rebuild civilization amid the fall of the Galactic Empire.
Style: futuristic, tense, captivating, satirical, exciting ...
Plot: prophecy, star wars, space travel, space, empire, supernatural ability, a vision, prediction, human clone, human existence, spacecraft, strong female character ...
Time: distant future, future
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 31K
Outland (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Thriller about an honest marshal in a corrupt mining colony on Io, Jupiter's sunless third moon, who is determined to confront a violent drug ring even though it may cost him his life. After his wife angrily deserts him, he waits alone for the ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space, corruption, mining, hitman, alien, distopia, police investigation, conspiracy, fighting the system, couple relations, attempted murder, jupiter the planet ...
Time: future, distant future
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 2.5
 14K
Cosmic Sin (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bruce Willis and Frank Grillo star in the new epic sci-fi adventure set in the year 2524, four hundred years after humans started colonizing the outer planets. Retired Military General James Ford (Willis) is called back into service after soldiers ...
Style: captivating, tense, futuristic, anamorphic
Plot: future war, alien contact, space wars, space battle, alien, space and aliens, alien encounter, evil alien, alien space craft, battles, showdown, alien creature ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
The Space Between Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young man raised by scientists on Mars returns to Earth to find his father.
Style: romantic, futuristic, light, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: mars, love story, teenager, teenage love, space, nasa, astronaut, travel, space mission, road trip, space program, relationships ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, california, las vegas
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 2K
Missions (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The first manned mission to Mars is now approaching the red planet. The crew includes top-flight scientists and a young female psychiatrist, responsible for their mental health. But just as they are about to land, something goes wrong.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, tense
Plot: spacecraft, space, astronaut, mars, space adventure, female astronaut, space mission, space travel, space exploration, trapped in space, space program, cosmonaut ...
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Valvrave the Liberator (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Haruto Tokishima, a student from Sakimori High School living on the sphere's "Module 77", discovers a mysterious and powerful mecha called Valvrave (ヴァルヴレイヴ Varuvureivu?) and uses it to defend the module from a Dorssian ...
Style: anime, captivating, tense, exciting, ecchi ...
Plot: space, battles, space battle, fight for supremacy, space station, power struggle, piloted giant robot, humanity, robot, war, fight, space colony ...
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 8K
The First (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the first human mission to Mars, exploring the challenges of taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization. The story focuses not only on the astronauts, but also on their families and loved ones, as well as the ground team on ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, emotional, sentimental
Plot: mars, space colony, astronaut, space, space mission, waiting, family relations, nasa, society, flying, addiction, drug addiction ...
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Battlestar Galactica: The Plan (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When the initial Cylon attack against the Twelve Colonies fails to achieve complete extermination of human life as planned, twin Number Ones (Cavils) embedded on Galactica and Caprica must improvise to destroy the human survivors.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, intense, talky ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, space travel, space, escapades, battles, good versus evil, space and aliens, man versus machine, space battle, human existence, future dystopia, space wars ...
Time: future
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Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy of Zeon (the grouping of colonies furthest from the earth) has sparked a war.
Style: anime, mecha, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, villain, giant robots, space colony, child, space battle, military, space station, battles, chaos, righting the wronged, space travel ...
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