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Movies similar to Origin (2018): Alien: Covenant, The Last Days on Mars, Gravity, Occupation, Prospect, The Dawnseeker, Life, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, The Martian, Stranded.

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Alien: Covenant (2017)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersAliens, Astronauts, Scientists, Monsters
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Survival, Experiments, Chase
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
StyleTense, Disturbing

    Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the 'synthetic', David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

    The Last Days on Mars (2013)
    Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.5)
    Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
    CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland
    CharactersZombie, Astronauts
    PlotExpeditions, Death, Survival, Fear
    PlaceMars, Space, Spaceships
    StyleAtmospheric, Action, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

      On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claims all the glory, he disobeys orders to pack up and goes out on an unauthorized expedition to collect further samples. But a routine excavation turns to disaster when the porous ground collapses and he falls into a deep crevice and near certain death. His devastated colleagues attempt to recover his body. However, when another vanishes, they start to suspect that the life-form they have discovered is not without danger.

      Gravity (2013)
      Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.7)
      Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure
      CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
      CharactersAstronauts, Astronauts, Friends, Scientists
      PlotSurvival, Disasters, Fear
      PlaceSpace, Spaceships
      StyleAtmospheric, Action, Touching, Tense, Disturbing

        Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first Shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The Shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone-tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness of space. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space.

        Occupation (2018)
        Mark7 (imdb: 4.8)
        Genrefantastic, action, drama
        CharactersAliens, Snipers, Tough guys, Warriors, Soldier, Military, Thieves, Special Forces
        PlotWar, Alien invasion, Apocalypse, Survival, Death, End of the world, UFO, Viruses
        PlaceAustralia, Spaceships
        TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
        StyleDisturbing, Exciting, Tense, For men, Unexpected ending

          A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.

          Prospect (2018)
          Mark6 (imdb: 6.3)
          Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
          CountryCanada, USA
          CharactersFamily, Partners
          PlotSurvival, Treasures
          StyleTense, For men, Disturbing

            A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon, aiming to strike it rich. They've secured a contract to harvest a large deposit of the elusive gems hidden in the depths of the moon's toxic forest. But there are others roving the wilderness and the job quickly devolves into a fight to survive.

            The Dawnseeker (2018)
            Markimdb: 4.2
            Genrefantastic, action
            PlotSurvival, Fear
            StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

              Set in the year 2245 when Earth's sun threatens to wipe out all of humanity, "The Dawnseeker" follows five hired mercenaries who travel to an uncharted planet to collect a rare mineral known as stardust to replenish the dying star. After their spaceship crashes on the alien planet, they are stalked and hunted by a creature far more advanced than anything they have ever encountered before.

              Life (2017)
              Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.6)
              Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
              CharactersAliens, Scientists, Astronauts, Monsters
              PlotDeath, Survival, Technology, Chase
              PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Mars, Laboratory
              StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense

                The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.

                Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
                Mark4.6 (imdb: 7.8)
                Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
                PlotWar, Survival, Skirmishes, Uprising, Cheating, Fear
                PlaceSpace, Spaceships
                StyleExciting, Tense

                  A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

                  The Martian (2015)
                  Mark9 (imdb: 8)
                  Genrefantastic, adventure
                  CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                  CharactersAstronauts, Astronauts
                  PlotTravel, Survival, Time travel, Adventure, Loneliness
                  PlaceSpace, Mars, Spaceships
                  StylePopular, Disturbing, Smart

                    During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

                    Stranded (2013)
                    Mark6 (imdb: 3.5)
                    Genrehorror, fantastic
                    CountryCanada, United Kingdom
                    PlotSurvival, Alien invasion, Supernatural
                    PlaceSpace, Spaceships
                    StyleDisturbing, For men

                      The Lunar Base Ark explores ore and unexpectedly is hit by a meteor shower and has severe damages. Colonel Gerard Brauchman sends the crewwoman Ava Cameron to repair a wing that is full of CO2. Dr. Lance Krauss warns that the gas may cause paranoia and hallucinations. Ava brings a sample of the meteor for analysis and Dr. Krauss finds that there are spores attached to the meteor. Ava accidentally cuts her finger in a sample but she hides the cut from the doctor. Soon Ava gets pregnant and delivers an alien offspring. However, neither Col. Brauchman nor Dr. Kraus believes in her words and they believe that Ava is delusional. He offspring bites the crewman Bruce Johns and the crew discovers that Bruce has been cloned by the alien. Soon they find how dangerous the clone is.

                      Prometheus (2012)
                      Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
                      Genrefantastic, adventure, detective
                      CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                      CharactersAliens, Robots, Astronauts
                      PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Expeditions, Fear, Travel
                      PlaceSpace, Spaceships
                      StyleAtmospheric, Action, Disturbing

                        A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.

                        Apollo 18 (2011)
                        Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.2)
                        Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
                        CountryUSA, Canada
                        CharactersAstronauts, Heroes, Aliens
                        PlotExpeditions, Survival, Conspiracies
                        PlaceSpace, Moon, Spaceships
                        StyleAtmospheric, Action, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing

                          Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage which the astronauts captured on that mission. While NASA denies it's authenticity, others say it's the real reason we've never gone back to the moon.

                          Skyline (2010)
                          Mark8 (imdb: 4.4)
                          Genrefantastic, action, thriller
                          PlotAlien invasion, UFO, Apocalypse, Survival, Abduction
                          PlaceSpaceships, Party, Los Angeles
                          StyleExciting, Light, Tense, Disturbing, For men

                            When strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, people are drawn outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth. Now the band of survivors must fight for their lives as the world unravels around them.

                            3% (2016)
                            Mark1 (imdb: 7.4)
                            Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
                            CharactersPoor, Losers, Rich, Teenagers
                            PlotUprising, Survival, Technology, Relationship, Fate, Power

                              In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.

                              Hunter Prey (2010)
                              Markimdb: 5.8
                              Genrefantastic, thriller
                              PlotAlien invasion, Survival
                              PlaceSpace, Spaceships
                              StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

                                The Prometheus has dropped out of orbit. Communications and life support systems are down. Situation Critical: Status of Crew and Prisoner unknown. With orders to catch their Alien Prisoner alive the surviving crew of the spaceship Prometheus pursue a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse with their escaped prisoner on a deserted and barren planet. But, who is the hunter and who is its prey?

                                Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
                                Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.9)
                                Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
                                CharactersZombie, Zombie
                                PlotApocalypse, Survival, Viruses, Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses
                                PlaceLos Angeles
                                StyleDisturbing, Fascinating, Action, Depressive, For men, Action, Fascinating

                                  What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer that question.

                                  Ash vs Evil Dead (2015)
                                  Markimdb: 8.4
                                  Genrehorror, action, fantasy, comedy
                                  CharactersHeroes, Zombie, Demons, Zombie, Demons
                                  PlotSupernatural, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural, Survival, Viruses
                                  StyleHeavy, Disturbing, For men

                                    Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, he’s forced to face his demons — both metaphorical and literal.

                                    Cargo (2009)
                                    Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.1)
                                    Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
                                    PlotExpeditions, Teleportation
                                    PlaceSpace, Parallel worlds, Spaceships
                                    StyleAtmospheric, Action, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

                                      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.

                                      Virtuality (2009)
                                      Markimdb: 5.8
                                      Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
                                      CountryUSA, Canada
                                      CharactersHeroes, Astronauts, Cooks
                                      PlotSurvival, Fate, Loneliness, Virtual Reality, Viruses
                                      PlaceSpace, Spaceships
                                      StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

                                        Twelve extremely talented men and women have been chosen to be part of the Phaeton mission, a 10-year trek to explore a distant planetary system. In order to endure the stress of being confined to their high-tech vessel, the crew passes the time using advanced virtual reality modules that allow them to take on various identities. But as the ship approaches a critical phase of their journey, a deadly flaw is discovered in the virtual system, forcing them to question if someone onboard might be a killer.

                                        The Expanse (2015)
                                        Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
                                        Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
                                        CountryUSA, Canada
                                        CharactersAliens, Partners
                                        PlaceSpace, Mars
                                        StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Action, Spectacular

                                          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.