10 best movies like Nine (2009)

  • Similar movies
Movies similar to Nine (2009): Age of Tomorrow, Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo, Burlesque, Arctic Blast, Metropia, What Just Happened, Across the Universe, Dreamgirls, Rent, Appleseed.

Tags: movies like Nine (2009) - full list

Age of Tomorrow (2014)
Mark8 (imdb: 2)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersHeroes
PlotSurvival, Alien invasion
StyleDepressive

Mankind must fight to survive as Earth is invaded by hostile UFOs bent on destroying the planet. As the epic battle wages on, astronauts sneak aboard the mothership where they discover a portal to the aliens' home world. They manage to alert Earth before they are brutally murdered. Left with no other choice, Earth sends an elite military team of science and combat specialists through the portal where they attempt to stop the invasion from the inside out.

Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, action, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:46
CharactersRobots
PlotApocalypse
TimeFuture
StyleAtmospheric

Fourteen years after Third Impact, Shinji Ikari awakens to a world he does not remember. He hasn't aged. Much of Earth is laid in ruins, NERV has been dismantled, and people who he once protected have turned against him. Befriending the enigmatic Kaworu Nagisa, Shinji continues the fight against the angels and realizes the fighting is far from over, even when it could be against his former allies. The characters' struggles continue amidst the battles against the angels and each other, spiraling down to what could inevitably be the end of the world.

Burlesque (2010)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genremelodrama, drama, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersSingers
PlaceLos Angeles

The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming increasingly distracted by personal problems and a threat coming from a wealthy businessman's quest to buy the spot from Tess, the good fortune seems to have abandoned the club altogether. Meanwhile, the life of Ali, a small-town girl from Iowa, is about to change dramatically. Hired by Tess as a waitress at the Lounge, Ali escapes a hollow past and quickly falls in love with the art of burlesque. Backed by newfound friends amongst the theater's crew, she manages to fulfill her dreams of being on stage herself. Things take a dramatic turn though when Ali's big voice makes her become the main attraction of the revue

Arctic Blast (2010)
Mark6 (imdb: 3.9)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryAustralia, Canada
Duration01:30
CharactersHeroes
PlotSurvival
PlaceAustralia
StyleExciting, For men

When a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super chilled air towards the earth, it then sets off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice and begin a new Ice Age.

Metropia (2009)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, cartoon, detective
CountrySweden, Denmark, Norway
Duration01:26
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Atmospheric

In the near future, oil reserves are nearly depleted and Europe is connected by series of underground tunnels. While navigating these tunnels, Roger hears voices, one in particular. Seeking a way to rid himself of the voice only leads Roger deeper into a bizarre conspiracy of control - mind and body.

What Just Happened (2008)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:44

During the course of an ordinary week in Hollywood, movie producer Ben (Robert De Niro) must navigate his way through shark-infested waters as he struggles to complete his latest projects. A demanding studio boss (Catherine Keener) demands extensive changes to a movie starring Sean Penn, while another chief won't greenlight a project unless star Bruce Willis shaves his beard. Meanwhile, Ben tries to reconcile with his wife and maintain a relationship with his young daughter.

Across the Universe (2007)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, musical
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:13

When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing anti-war movement in New York's Greenwich Village. As the body count in Vietnam rises, political tensions at home spiral out of control and the star-crossed lovers find themselves in a psychedelic world gone mad.

Dreamgirls (2006)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, musical, music
CountryUSA
Duration02:10

Three young women – Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson – dream of becoming pop stars and they get their wish when they're chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James 'Thunder' Early.

Rent (2005)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama, musical
CountryUSA
Duration02:15
CharactersLesbians, Gay, Musicians, Lawyers

This rock opera tells the story of one year in the life of a group of bohemians struggling in modern day East Village, New York, USA. The story centers around Mark and Roger, two roommates. While a former tragedy has made Roger numb to life, Mark tries to capture it through his attempts to make a film. In the year that follows, the group deals with love, loss, HIV/AIDS, and modern day life.

Appleseed (2004)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:41
CharactersRobots
PlotApocalypse
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk

In a utopian society created at the end of the third world war, a female warrior who has been plucked from the badlands begins to see cracks in this new facade. And what does this community have planned for the rest of humankind?

11 more movies
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersHeroes
PlotApocalypse, Survival, Adventure
StyleFor men

Three tornadoes converge to wreak havoc on Chicago, disrupting the power grid and creating the worst super-storm in history: a category 6 twister.

Chicago (2002)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, musical, crime
CountryUSA, Germany, Canada
Duration01:53

Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

8 Women (2002)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama, musical, crime, detective
CountryFrance, Italy
Duration01:50

Eight women gather to celebrate Christmas in a snowbound cottage, only to find the family patriarch dead with a knife in his back. Trapped in the house, every woman becomes a suspect, each having her own motive and secret.

Moulin Rouge! (2001)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.6)
Genremelodrama, drama, musical
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration02:03
CharactersRich, Writers
PlotTango, Jealousy
PlaceParis, France
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric

A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet, who is plunged into the heady world of Moulin Rouge, begins a passionate affair with the club's most notorious and beautiful star.

Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration01:46
CharactersAliens, Scientists
TimeFuture
StyleExciting

Led by a strange dream, scientist Aki Ross struggles to collect the eight spirits in the hope of creating a force powerful enough to protect the planet. With the aid of the Deep Eyes Squadron and her mentor, Dr. Sid, Aki must save the Earth from its darkest hate and unleash the spirits within.

Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (2000)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon
CountryJapan, USA
Duration01:43
CharactersVampire
PlotLove, Superpowers
TimeMiddle Ages, Future
StyleGothic

D has been hired to track down Meier Link, a notoriously powerful vampire who has abducted a woman, Charlotte Elbourne. D's orders are strict - find Charlotte, at any cost. For the first time, D faces serious competition. The Markus Brothers, a family of Vampire Hunters, were hired for the same bounty. D Must intercept Meier and conquer hostile forces on all sides in a deadly race against time.

Titan A.E. (2000)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersAliens, Scientists
PlaceSpaceships
TimeFuture

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.

Akira (1988)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, cartoon, detective
CountryJapan
Duration02:04
CharactersScientists, Military
PlaceJapan
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk

Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a covert government project called Akira. But a bloody battle ensues when Kaneda sets out to save his friend.

Cabaret (1972)
Mark6
Genredrama, musical
CountryUSA
Duration02:04
PlotLove triangle
StyleTo cry

Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.

8½ (1963)
Mark1
Genrefantasy, drama
CountryItaly, France
Duration02:18

With 8 ½ Frederico Fellini leaves a self-portrait where dreams and reality are a mix. With help from a most excellent cast and unique scenery this self reflecting film is one of his master works.

La Dolce Vita (1960)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryItaly, France
Duration02:59

Episodic journey of an Italian journalist scouring Rome in search of love.

Movie lists
MoviesList