Sun movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sun movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious, futuristic, visually appealing and tense films and TV shows about / with sun, catastrophe, death, dialogue, survival, danger, vengeance, heroes, mentor and chase plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
sun movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sun: Sunshine (2007), Mune: Guardian of the Moon (2014), Solis (2018), After Darkness (2019), Into the Night (2020), Solar Attack (2006), Exploding Sun (2013), The Suns of Easter Island (1972), The Tree of Life (2011), Solar Crisis (1990).

List of sun movies

Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, psychological, philosophical, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, save the world, spacecraft, sun, danger, expedition, self sacrifice, heroic mission, astronaut, bomb, earth ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Mune: Guardian of the Moon (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a faun named Mune becomes the Guardian of the Moon, little did he had unprepared experience with the Moon and an accident that could put both the Moon and the Sun in danger, including a corrupt titan named Necross who wants the Sun for himself ...
Style: sweet, light, fairy tale, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, moon, save the world, good versus evil, chosen one, friendship, love and romance, journey, sun, talking animals, fantasy world, beautiful scenery ...
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Solis (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Following an accident, an Engineer of an asteroid mining company endures the extreme limits – both physical and psychological – of human survival, trapped inside an escape pod as he helplessly idles towards the Sun.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, neurotic
Plot: trapped in space, rescue, sun, escape pod, human in outer space, life risking, loss of son, astronaut, outer space, radio news
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After Darkness (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the Sun burns out, an American family gathers at the end of the world, their hopes for rescue slowly crumbling as they also confront long lasting divides amongst each other.
Style: tense, futuristic, exciting
Plot: vestiges of humanity, sun, mass destruction, survival, human existence, end of the world, family, riot, destruction, danger, hysteria, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, future
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Into the Night (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Belgium
TV show
Story: When the sun suddenly starts killing everything in its path, passengers on an overnight flight from Brussels attempt to survive by any means necessary.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: hijacking, survival, airplane, pilot, apocalypse, nato, flying, end of the world, sun, paranoia, sunrise, struggle for survival ...
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Solar Attack (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the sun's increasing expulsions of plasma threaten to ignite methane in our atmosphere, international tensions rise while scientists race for a solution to avoid natural disaster.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, forces of nature, danger, natural disaster, escapades, survival, space and aliens, adventure, catastrophe, scientist, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Place: detroit, shanghai, new zealand, shanghai china, pentagon ...
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Exploding Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar engines to fly around the Moon and back in just hours, the maiden voyage of the first-ever trans-lunar passenger ship is about to make history. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, save the world, survival, space travel, spouse in danger, race against time, technology gone awry, danger, chaos, outer space, escapades, disaster film ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Suns of Easter Island (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Brazil, Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An international group of travelers trek around the world, from France to Brazil and Chile and, finally, to Easter Island, where some of their number are chosen to meet aliens who resemble small suns. One man who was not chosen tags along uninvited. ...
Plot: sun, journey, voyage, extraterrestrial, island, traveler, alien, band, space travel
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The Tree of Life (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, touching, captivating, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: childhood, philosophy, coming of age, dinosaur, outer space, family relations, grief, child abuse, suffering, hopes, spirituality, parenthood ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, prehistoric times
Place: texas, usa, china
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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, psychotronic, surreal, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, battles, chaos, androids and robots, evil alien, military, extraterrestrial, fictional war, man versus machine, good versus evil, cyborgs, alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: egypt, washington d.c., jordan, shanghai china, shanghai ...
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Solar Crisis (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A huge solar flare is predicted to fry the Earth. Astronauts aboard the spaceship Helios must go to the Sun to drop a bomb equipped with an Artificial Intelligence (Freddy) and a Japanese pilot (as a back up if the Artificial Intelligence fail) at ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, astronaut, space travel, bomb, rescue, danger, race against time, survival, apocalypse, artificial intelligence, sun, catastrophe ...
Time: future
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The Quiet Earth (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a top-secret experiment misfires, a scientist may be the only man left alive in the world.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, clever, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, alone, post apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, end of the world, laboratory, experiment, explosion, survivor, sun, graphic violence, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand
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The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, freedom, alternate reality, man versus machine, chosen one, warrior, virtual reality, save the world, precognition, post apocalypse, resistance ...
Time: future, distant future, 21st century, 2000s, 23rd century
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In July (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Can Daniel follow the sun from Hamburg to the Bosporus by Friday to meet his love?
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, on the road, nothing goes right, fall in love, summer vacation, true love, teacher, travel, male female relationship, hitchhiker, disorder, car ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hamburg germany, istanbul turkey, bulgaria, europe, budapest ...
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The Fruit Is Ripe (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this sex comedy, a good-looking German girl goes on vacation in Greece, and a large number of people try to get her to go to bed with them. With a light, teasing manner, she turns all of them down, until at last she meets a boy she really likes.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: vacation, summer, voyeur, sun, female nudity, sex, beach, holiday, erotica, adultery, tent, female removes her clothes ...
Place: greece
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August 15th (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three men are abandonned by their wives for a few days in the summer holidays. They are alone with five kids to feed and a house to maintain. And they will learn what they did wrong with their wives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: beach, self discovery, family relations, disorder, friends, life turned upside down, buddies, introspection, parents and children, fish out of water, ocean or sea, ocean ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, brittany
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The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, global warming, apocalypse, race against time, chaos, danger, escapades, save the world, survival, worldwide chaos, chaos and mayhem, journalism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, future, 50s ...
Place: london, england, europe, russia, india ...
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About Time (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, romance, time loop, changing the past or future, life philosophy, true love, sent to the past, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, young woman, family secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: london, cornwall, england
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Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mike Judge's slacker duo, Beavis and Butt-Head, wake to discover their TV has been stolen. Their search for a new one takes them on a clueless adventure across America where they manage to accidentally become America's most wanted.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, on the road, president, nothing goes right, odd couple, obsessive quest, cross country, mafia, dark humor, theft, casino, smuggling ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, texas, washington d.c., usa, new jersey
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A Sun (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A family of four fractures under the weight of unmet expectations, unexpected tragedy, and uncompromising pride.
Plot: family relations, guilty verdict, prison, tradition, family drama, mother in law, driving instructor, father, dead son, discipline, brother, vengeance ...
Place: china, taiwan
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Fatima (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Portugal, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In 1917, outside the parish of Fátima, Portugal, a 10-year-old girl and her two younger cousins witness multiple visitations of the Virgin Mary, who tells them that only prayer and suffering will bring an end to World War I. As secularist ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, christian film, captivating ...
Plot: mysticism, miraculous event, faith, priest, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, children, father daughter relationship, redemption, catholic, flash forward, nun ...
Time: year 1917, year 2008, year 2017, year 1918, year 1989 ...
Place: portugal
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The Expanse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, 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, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, space wars, spacecraft, human in outer space, alien life-form, investigation, conspiracy, space station, space opera, space exploration, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 24th century, 23rd century
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2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: This is a sequel to 2001 A Space Odyssey. It is now 2010 and both the Americans and the Russians are racing to get to Jupiter to investigate the black monolith (similar to the one found in Lunar Crater Clavius) which was found by the U.S.S. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, contemplative, serious, psychological ...
Plot: space travel, astronaut, outer space, nasa, space and aliens, hopes, spacewalk, expedition, presumed dead, space mission, super computer, ghost ship ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s, year 2010
Place: egypt, london, tower bridge london, paris france, soviet union ...
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3 from Hell (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Wilson, the demented Firefly clan escape to ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: panic, sadist, psychopath, death, murder, homicidal maniac, prisoner, serial murder, criminal, evil, insanity, brutality ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: mexico, texas
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Worlds Apart (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Three separate narratives each following a love story between a foreigner and a Greek. Each story represents a different generation falling in love during a time of socioeconomic turmoil that dominates Southern Europe as a whole, only to connect as ...
Style: serious, sincere, suspenseful, touching
Plot: marital problem, independent woman, heroes, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, love story, fall in love, father son relationship, emigrant, suicide, crisis, expatriate ...
Time: 2010s
Place: athens greece, greece, athens
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Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: emotional, harsh, suspense, surprise ending, bloody ...
Plot: super strength, fight scenes, mutant, death of protagonist, superhero, lone hero, invulnerability, anti hero, protector, chase, immortality, rage ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: north dakota, usa, el paso texas, mexico
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The Wild Geese (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A British multinational company seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, adventure, military, betrayal, rescue, battles, behind enemy lines, against the odds, political corruption, political unrest, heroes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: africa, zimbabwe, england, london, europe ...
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Die Another Day (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Spain, Iceland
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Bond takes on a North Korean leader who undergoes DNA replacement procedures that allow him to assume different identities. American agent, Jinx Johnson assists Bond in his attempt to thwart the villain's plans to exploit a satellite that is ...
Style: sexy, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, helicopter, laser, british secret service, world domination, 007, destruction, secret service agent, master villain, faked death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north korea, hong kong, london, sydney australia, iceland ...
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Desert Passion (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Two show-business women leave Los Angeles for Las Vegas, but phoney state troopers abduct them in the desert and they are taken to a laboratory/prison. Here, males come to experience sexual fantasies, which it is the job of the two girls and other ...
Style: suspenseful, erotic, tense, rough
Plot: women's prison, desert, sex, corruption, drugs, erotica, murder, kidnapping, sex slave, brothel, dominatrix, off screen murder ...
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The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After years of outrunning ruthless bounty hunters, escaped convict Riddick suddenly finds himself caught between opposing forces in a fight for the future of the human race. Now, waging incredible battles on fantastic and deadly worlds, this lone, ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, lone hero, space and aliens, outer space, distant planet, adventure, bounty hunter, future dystopia, on the run, heroes, tough guy, one against many ...
Time: future, near future
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