20 Movies Like Aliens

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Alien

Alien
Alien
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 89/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 19 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett
Actors: Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, John Hurt
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The Alien movie is a science fiction horror film that follows the crew of a commercial space tug as they encounter a deadly extraterrestrial creature that hunts and kills them one by one. As they fight for survival, they uncover the dark secrets of the creature and the corporation they work for.

Predator

Predator
Predator
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 6 nominations total
Writer: Jim Thomas, John Thomas
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Kevin Peter Hall
Language: English, Spanish, Russian
Country: United States, Mexico
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The Predator movie is about a group of soldiers and a science teacher who must fight against a deadly extraterrestrial creature that hunts humans for sport. As they struggle to survive, they uncover a government conspiracy involving the alien’s technology.

The Thing

The Thing
The Thing
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 5 nominations
Writer: Bill Lancaster, John W. Campbell Jr.
Actors: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David
Language: English, Norwegian
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Thing” is a sci-fi horror film about a group of researchers in Antarctica who discover an alien organism that can assimilate and imitate any living creature, leading to paranoia and suspicion as they try to determine who among them is still human.”

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 75/100
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Runtime: 137 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 39 wins & 33 nominations total
Writer: James Cameron, William Wisher
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day is a science fiction film about a cyborg assassin, the Terminator, who is sent back in time to protect a young boy, John Connor, from a more advanced and deadly Terminator, while they try to prevent the rise of a powerful artificial intelligence that will lead to the end of humanity.

Starship Troopers

Starship Troopers
Starship Troopers
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Edward Neumeier, Robert A. Heinlein
Actors: Casper Van Dien, Denise Richards, Dina Meyer
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Starship Troopers movie is a sci-fi action film set in a future where humanity is at war with giant insect-like aliens. It follows a group of young soldiers as they fight against the bugs and navigate the complexities of military life.

District 9

District 9
District 9
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 31 wins & 117 nominations total
Writer: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell
Actors: Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope
Language: English, Nyanja, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Sotho
Country: South Africa, United States, New Zealand, Canada
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District 9 is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where extraterrestrial refugees are confined to a slum-like district in Johannesburg, South Africa. The story follows a government agent who becomes transformed into one of the aliens and must navigate the complex politics and discrimination surrounding their presence.

The Matrix

The Matrix
The Matrix
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 42 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Matrix” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where humanity is unknowingly trapped in a simulated reality called the Matrix, while a group of rebels fight to free them and uncover the truth of their existence.

Blade Runner

Blade Runner
Blade Runner
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 13 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: Hampton Fancher, David Webb Peoples, Philip K. Dick
Actors: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young
Language: English, German, Cantonese, Japanese, Hungarian, Arabic, Korean
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Blade Runner is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where a former police officer is tasked with hunting down and eliminating rogue androids known as replicants. As he delves deeper into his mission, he questions the nature of humanity and his own identity.”

Event Horizon

Event Horizon
Event Horizon
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 35/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Philip Eisner
Actors: Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill, Kathleen Quinlan
Language: English, Latin
Country: United Kingdom, United States, Canada
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The movie “Event Horizon” is a sci-fi horror film about a rescue crew investigating a spaceship that disappeared years ago while testing an experimental gravity drive, only to discover the ship’s sinister and hellish secrets.

War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds
War of the Worlds
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 16 wins & 49 nominations total
Writer: Josh Friedman, David Koepp, H.G. Wells
Actors: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Tim Robbins
Language: English, Czech, Hungarian
Country: United States, Canada, Japan
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The War of the Worlds movie is a science fiction thriller that follows a family’s struggle for survival as they witness an alien invasion, battling against powerful extraterrestrial beings who threaten to annihilate humanity. It explores the themes of fear, resilience, and the lengths people will go to protect their loved ones in the face of imminent destruction.

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow
Edge of Tomorrow
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 11 wins & 38 nominations
Writer: Christopher McQuarrie, Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth
Actors: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“Edge of Tomorrow” is a science fiction film about a soldier who, after being killed in battle, finds himself trapped in a time loop, reliving the same day over and over again. With the help of a skilled warrior, he uses his newfound ability to improve his combat skills and try to change the outcome of the war against an alien invasion.

Battle: Los Angeles

Battle Los Angeles
Battle Los Angeles
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 37/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Christopher Bertolini
Actors: Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States
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“Battle: Los Angeles” is a science fiction action film that follows a group of Marines as they battle against an alien invasion in Los Angeles. The film focuses on their efforts to rescue civilians and defend the city from the extraterrestrial threat.

Pitch Black

Pitch Black
Pitch Black
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Jim Wheat, Ken Wheat, David Twohy
Actors: Radha Mitchell, Cole Hauser, Vin Diesel
Language: English, Arabic
Country: United States
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Pitch Black is a science fiction horror film set on a desolate planet where a group of crash-landed survivors must navigate deadly creatures that emerge in the darkness, while also contending with a dangerous convict who may be their only hope for survival.

Independence Day

Independence Day
Independence Day
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 145 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 35 wins & 35 nominations total
Writer: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich
Actors: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Independence Day movie is about a group of humans who come together to fight against an alien invasion, using their wit and courage to save the world from destruction. It is a thrilling and action-packed film that showcases humanity’s resilience and determination in the face of overwhelming odds.

The Abyss

The Abyss
The Abyss
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 140 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: James Cameron
Actors: Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Abyss is a science fiction film that follows a team of deep-sea oil drillers who encounter a mysterious and powerful alien presence while investigating a nuclear submarine’s disappearance. As tensions rise between the crew and the military, they must navigate dangerous underwater depths and confront their own fears to prevent a potential global catastrophe.”

The Fifth Element

The Fifth Element
The Fifth Element
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 39 nominations total
Writer: Luc Besson, Robert Mark Kamen
Actors: Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich, Gary Oldman
Language: Arabic, Egyptian (Ancient), English, Swedish, German
Country: France, United Kingdom, United States
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The Fifth Element is a sci-fi action film set in a futuristic world where a cab driver must team up with a supreme being to save humanity from an ancient evil force that threatens to destroy the Earth.

Total Recall

Total Recall
Total Recall
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 7 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Philip K. Dick, Ronald Shusett, Dan O'Bannon
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside
Language: English
Country: United States, Mexico
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“Total Recall” is a science fiction action film set in a dystopian future where a man named Douglas Quaid, played by Arnold Schwarzenegger, undergoes a memory implant procedure that goes awry, leading him to question his own identity and reality as he becomes embroiled in a larger conspiracy.

Elysium

Elysium
Elysium
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 10 nominations
Writer: Neill Blomkamp
Actors: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley
Language: English, Spanish, French, Afrikaans
Country: United States, Canada
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“Elysium” is a sci-fi action film set in a dystopian future where the wealthy live on a luxurious space station called Elysium, while the rest of the population struggles to survive on an overpopulated and polluted Earth. A man named Max takes on a dangerous mission to reach Elysium and bring equality to the two worlds.

Avatar

Avatar
Avatar
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 83/100
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Runtime: 162 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 91 wins & 131 nominations total
Writer: James Cameron
Actors: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Avatar movie is about a paralyzed Marine named Jake Sully who is sent to the planet Pandora, where he becomes part of the Avatar Program and is able to control a genetically engineered body. He gets caught in the conflict between humans and the indigenous Na’vi people as he discovers the beauty and complexity of their world.

Prometheus

Prometheus
Prometheus
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 6 wins & 46 nominations total
Writer: Jon Spaihts, Damon Lindelof, Dan O'Bannon
Actors: Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender
Language: English, Gaelic
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The Prometheus movie is about a team of scientists who discover a clue to the origins of mankind, leading them on a thrilling journey to uncover the darkest secrets of the universe. As they explore a distant planet, they must confront terrifying creatures and face the ultimate question of human existence.

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