Space war movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant space war movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, stylized and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with space wars, space war, adventure, outer space, danger, escapades, spacecraft, alien, heroes and battles plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres shot in USA, Japan, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as space war: Space: Above and Beyond (1995), Battle Planet (2008), Star Wars: Episode IX (2019), The Last Starfighter (1984), Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning (2005), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979), Bionicle: The Legend Reborn (2009), Rhea Gall Force (1989), Gor II (1988), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).

List of space war movies

War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance of military forces prepares a daring attack on ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, alien invasion, space war, adventure, evil alien, outer space, rivalry, danger, chaos, fictional war, invasion, mars ...
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Space: Above and Beyond (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Space: Above and Beyond is a short-lived mid-1990s American science fiction television show on the FOX Network, created and written by Glen Morgan and James Wong. Originally planned for five seasons, it ran only for the single 1995–1996 season. It ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, evil alien, space and aliens, space war, marines, save the world, adventure, space travel, alien encounter, alien civilization, racism, alien ...
Time: 90s, future
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 3.9
 854
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: space wars, space battle, evil alien, alien, betrayal, space war, space travel, alien encounter, adventure, space and aliens, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Star Wars: Episode IX (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise and the conclusion of the “Star Wars“ sequel trilogy as well as the “Skywalker Saga“.
Style: surprise ending, tense, enigmatic, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: star wars, space battle, space travel, space opera, space wars, war, outer space, space war, alien civilization, anti heroes, super weapon, anti hero ...
Time: 2010s
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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: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space opera, androids and robots, outer space, space travel, escapades, adventure, space and aliens, battles, heroic mission, heroes, danger ...
Time: future
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The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, chase, rescue, adventure, mad scientist, alien invasion, superhero, experiment gone awry, danger, imaginary, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, year 1938, 1930s, future
Place: new jersey, asia, hong kong, usa
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The Last Starfighter (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test. He was recruited to join the team of best Starfighters to defend their world from the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: outer space, space wars, alien, space travel, adventure, heroic mission, space and aliens, battles, fighter pilot, human in outer space, space war, alien contact ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
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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: parody, exciting, serious, futuristic, light ...
Plot: space opera, spacecraft, emperor, outer space, space travel, parallel world, space wars, space station, time travel, escapades, man versus machine, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: russia, finland
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Mobile Suit Gundam (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam is a televised anime series, produced by Sunrise. Created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, it premiered in Japan on Nagoya Broadcasting Network on April 7, 1979, and lasted until January 26, 1980, spanning 43 episodes. It was the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, spacecraft, outer space, adventure, superhero, space and aliens, space station, chaos, heroic mission, space wars, future dystopia, heroes ...
Time: future
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Bionicle: The Legend Reborn (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Once the ruler of an entire universe, the Great Spirit Mata Nui finds himself cast out of his own body, his spirit trapped inside the fabled Mask of Life, hurtling through space. After landing on the far-away planet of Bara Magna, the mask creates a ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, suspense, captivating
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: battles, village, adventure, imaginary, danger, village life, alien, samurai, sword fight, planet, fictional war, space war ...
Time: 2000s
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Rhea Gall Force (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The last remaining human soldiers of a devastated Earth fight against the machines for one last chance for their species to escape and survive.
Plot: fictional war, space war, robot, surrealism, space wars, girls with guns, post apocalypse
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 2.3
 2K
Gor II (1988)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Earthman returns to the planet Gor, and fights against tyranny.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic, tense ...
Plot: space wars, criminal, time travel, escapades, danger, rivalry, adventurer, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, slavery, female warrior ...
Time: middle ages
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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe. The show is set in the Milky Way galaxy, in the years 2369 - 2375. Unlike the other Star Trek TV shows, it takes place on a space station instead of a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: space station, space wars, wormhole, space travel, outer space, culture clash, prophecy, teleportation, captain, doctor, cloning, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 24th century
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The War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: This movie is a faithful adaptation of H. G. Well's book, set in the 19th century.
Plot: alien, alien invasion, space war, space wars, mars, demolished city, outer space, battles, bacteria, battle, poison gas, tripod ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, victorian era, 19th century, 1890s ...
Place: london, england
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The Ice Pirates (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The time is the distant future, where by far the most precious commodity in the galaxy is water. The last surviving water planet was somehow removed to the unreachable centre of the galaxy at the end of the galactic trade wars. The galaxy is ruled ...
Style: parody, futuristic, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: outer space, pirate, time travel, heroes, battles, treasure hunt, space travel, space war, space wars, adventure, destiny, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 80s
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Super Space Fortress Macross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is A.D. 2009 and the human race is caught in a war between giant humanoids, male Zentrans and female Meltrans. Returning from the edge of our solar system after making a space fold, the SDF-1 Macross makes the long journey back to Earth with ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space wars, love triangle, evil alien, space war, refugee, escapades, love and romance, save the world, rivalry, heroes, hotshot hero, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
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Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, ...
Style: captivating, breathtaking, exciting, tense, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, outer space, spacecraft, space travel, star trek, adventure, alien species, space exploration, friendship, danger, lgbt, destiny ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2010s, 24th century, 23rd century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 7.8
 1.1M
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, exciting, breathtaking, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, scientist, culture clash, alien, creature, alien planet, space and aliens, space travel, adventure, warrior, mysterious planet, benign alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Halo: The Fall of Reach (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
TV show
Story: Relive the origin of the legendary Master Chief and the Spartan program in this three-part animated adaptation of one of Halo's most beloved stories. Kidnapped as children and conscripted into a brutal military training and augmentation ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, death, survival, terrorism, battles, terrorist attack, investigation, space and aliens, military, leadership, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: future
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Space Truckers (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: John Canyon is one of the last independent space transport entrepreneurs. Rough times force him to carry suspicious cargo to Earth without questions being asked. During the flight the cargo turns out to be multitude of unstoppable and deadly killer ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, exciting, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: killer robot, androids and robots, cyborgs, outer space, rescue, space and aliens, space travel, rebellion, danger, nothing goes right, explosion, adventure ...
Time: future, 90s
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Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Allies of the Shadows seek revenge against humanity. This movie sets up the series, "Crusade," the sequel to "Babylon 5."
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, outer space, apocalypse, save the world, state affairs, political unrest, alien encounter, heroic mission, head of state, benign alien, chaos ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
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 6.9
 468K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: exciting, comic, psychotronic, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: superhero, female warrior, space wars, superheroine, super strength, female protagonist, super powers, alien civilization, supernatural power, good versus evil, space battle, superhuman powers ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1989, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: louisiana, los angeles
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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, psychotronic, futuristic, scenic, exciting ...
Plot: star wars, space battle, space travel, rebel, rebellion, jedi, suicide mission, heroism, space opera, robot, female protagonist, spacecraft ...
Time: future
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John Norman's Gor (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: American professor Tarl Cabot is transported via a magical ring to planet Gor, where he must help an oppressed country overthrow its evil king and his barbarian henchmen.
Style: touching, sexy, psychotronic
Plot: barbarian, ring, planet, whip, magic, seduction, reflection, sexy legs, surprise, long haired woman, banquet, slender woman ...
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Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: After managing to survive attacks by Zeon's Char Aznable and Garma Zabi, the crew of Federation warship White Base and its mobile suits must battle Zeon forces through Asia, Europe, and the Atlantic Ocean if they are to reach Earth ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space wars, rivalry, space and aliens, heroes, imaginary, adventure, escapades, danger, evil alien, battles ...
Time: future
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Message from Space (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this Star Wars take-off, the peaceful planet of Jillucia has been nearly wiped out by the Gavanas, whose leader takes orders from his mother (played a comic actor in drag) rather than the Emperor. King Kaiba sends out eight Liabe holy seeds, each ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battle zone, idealism, androids and robots, military, imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry, danger, society, adventure, samurai ...
Time: 70s
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Star Trek: Voyager (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, star trek, space battle, getting home, teleportation, hologram, evil alien, allies, alien encounter, adventure ...
Time: future, 24th century
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 12K
Andromeda (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Andromeda is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, based on unused material by the late Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe, and produced by Roddenberry's widow, Majel Barrett. It starred Kevin ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, alien, space wars, adventure, military, artificial intelligence, heroic mission, genetic engineering, society, rescue ...
Time: future
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Transformers: Armada (2002)
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Armada, known in Japan as Chō Robot Seimeitai Transformers: Micron Densetsu, is a Transformers animated series, comic series and toy line which ran from 2002–2003. It was originally scheduled for 2001, however was delayed until ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, space wars, heroic mission, adventure, battles, danger, escapades, master villain, save the world, space and aliens, transforming robot ...
Time: future
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Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, imaginary, danger, rivalry, future dystopia, escapades, battles ...
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