Movies like Battlestar Galactica: Razor 2007

A two-hour Battlestar Galactica special that tells the story of the Battlestar Pegasus several months prior to it finding the Galactica.

If you already watched and love Battlestar Galactica: Razor, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Battlestar Galactica: Razor.

1 The X Files 1998

Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.

Genres:

Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Rob Bowman

Writers:

Chris Carter (story), Frank Spotnitz (story) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
7

2 2010 1984

While planet Earth poises on the brink of nuclear self-destruction, a team of Russian and American scientists aboard the Leonov hurtles to a rendezvous with the still-orbiting Discovery spacecraft and it's sole known survivor, the homicidal computer HAL.

Genres:

Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

Peter Hyams

Writers:

Arthur C. Clarke (novel), Peter Hyams (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6.8

3 Planet Of The Apes 1968

An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Adventure, Drama, Action

Writers:

Michael Wilson (screenplay by), Rod Serling (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
8

4 Star Trek: Nemesis 2002

En route to the honeymoon of William Riker to Deanna Troi on her home planet of Betazed, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise receives word from Starfleet that a coup has resulted in the installation of a new Romulan political leader, Shinzon, who claims to seek peace with the human-backed United Federation of Planets. Once in enemy territory, the captain and his crew make a startling discovery: Shinzon is human, a slave from the Romulan sister planet of Remus, and has a secret, shocking relationship to Picard himself.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

Stuart Baird

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (television series Star Trek), John Logan (story) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

5 Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan 1982

Admiral James T. Kirk is feeling old; the prospect of accompanying his old ship the Enterprise on a two week cadet cruise is not making him feel any younger. But the training cruise becomes a life or death struggle when Khan escapes from years of exile and captures the power of creation itself.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Nicholas Meyer

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (based on "Star Trek" created by), Harve Bennett (story) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.7

6 Battlestar Galactica: The Plan 2009

When the initial Cylon attack against the Twelve Colonies fails to achieve complete extermination of human life as planned, twin Number Ones (Cavils) embedded on Galactica and Caprica must improvise to destroy the human survivors.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Drama

Director:

Edward James Olmos

Writer:

Jane Espenson

Country:

United States of America
7.1

7 Star Trek: First Contact 1996

The Borg, a relentless race of cyborgs, are on a direct course for Earth. Violating orders to stay away from the battle, Captain Picard and the crew of the newly-commissioned USS Enterprise E pursue the Borg back in time to prevent the invaders from changing Federation history and assimilating the galaxy.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

Jonathan Frakes

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (television series Star Trek), Rick Berman (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.6

8 Solaris 2002

A troubled psychologist is sent to investigate the crew of an isolated research station orbiting a bizarre planet.

Genres:

Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery, Romance

Director:

Steven Soderbergh

Writers:

Stanislaw Lem (novel), Steven Soderbergh (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

9 Star Trek Generations 1994

Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise-D find themselves at odds with the renegade scientist Soran who is destroying entire star systems. Only one man can help Picard stop Soran's scheme...and he's been dead for seventy-eight years.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

David Carson

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (television series Star Trek), Rick Berman (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.6

10 Star Trek: Insurrection 1998

When an alien race and factions within Starfleet attempt to take over a planet that has "regenerative" properties, it falls upon Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise to defend the planet's people as well as the very ideals upon which the Federation itself was founded.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

Jonathan Frakes

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (creator: "Star Trek"), Rick Berman (story) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

11 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country 1991

On the eve of retirement, Kirk and McCoy are charged with assassinating the Klingon High Chancellor and imprisoned. The Enterprise crew must help them escape to thwart a conspiracy aimed at sabotaging the last best hope for peace.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

Nicholas Meyer

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (television series "Star Trek"), Leonard Nimoy (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.2

12 Star Trek: The Motion Picture 1979

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Adventure, Mystery

Director:

Robert Wise

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (based on "Star Trek" created by), Harold Livingston (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

13 Star Trek III: The Search For Spock 1984

Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis planet to recover Spock's body.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

Leonard Nimoy

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (based on "Star Trek" created by), Harve Bennett

Country:

United States of America
6.7

14 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier 1989

Capt. Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's half brother who kidnaps three diplomats and hijacks the Enterprise in his obsessive search for God.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller

Director:

William Shatner

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (creator: based on "Star Trek"), William Shatner (story) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.5

15 The Day The Earth Stood Still 1951

An alien and a robot land on Earth after World War II and tell mankind to be peaceful or face destruction.

Genre:

Science Fiction

Director:

Robert Wise

Writers:

Edmund H. North (screen play), Harry Bates (based on a story by)

Country:

United States of America
7.7

16 Rollerball 1975

In a corporate-controlled future, an ultra-violent sport known as Rollerball represents the world, and one of its powerful athletes is out to defy those who want him out of the game.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Science Fiction

Director:

Norman Jewison

Writer:

William Harrison (screenplay)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.6

17 Babylon 5: In The Beginning 1998

Londo Mollari, the Centauri Emperor, recounts the initial contact between the Humans and Minbari, which resulted in a major incident and subsequent war, for an eager pair of youngsters wanting a story about love and conflict.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Science Fiction, Adventure

Director:

Michael Vejar

Country:

United States of America
7.7

18 Stargate: The Ark Of Truth 2008

SG-1 searches for an ancient weapon which could help them defeat the Ori, and discover it may be in the Ori's own home galaxy. As the Ori prepare to send ships through to the Milky Way to attack Earth, SG-1 travels to the Ori galaxy aboard the Odyssey. The International Oversight committee have their own plans and SG-1 finds themselves in a distant galaxy fighting two powerful enemies.

Genres:

Adventure, Science Fiction, TV Movie

Director:

Robert C. Cooper

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
7.4

19 Alien³ 1992

After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The prison does not allow weapons of any kind, and with aid being a long time away, the prisoners must simply survive in any way they can.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Horror

Director:

David Fincher

Writers:

Dan O'Bannon (characters), Ronald Shusett (characters) | 4 more credits »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.5

20 The X Files: I Want To Believe 2008

Six years after the events of The X-Files series finale, former FBI agent Doctor Dana Scully is now a staff physician at Our Lady of Sorrows, a Catholic hospital, and treating a boy named Christian who has Sandhoff disease, a terminal brain condition. FBI agent Drummy arrives to ask Scully’s help in locating Fox Mulder, the fugitive former head of the X-Files division, and says they will call off its manhunt for him if he will help investigate the disappearances of several women, including young FBI agent Monica Banan. Mulder and Scully are called back to duty by the FBI when a former priest claims to be receiving psychic visions pertaining to a kidnapped agent.

Genres:

Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Chris Carter

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
5.9

21 Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome 2012

The first Cylon war has been raging for 10 years and a young Ensign William Adama joins the fleet. Disappointed not to be assigned to a fighter but to a freighter, his co-pilot also isn't too keen on having a rookie flying his aircraft as he has only a short time before he again becomes a civilian. Their cargo is a civilian scientist, but they no sooner leave than she has new orders for them and a new destination. Although she’s less than forthcoming about the details, Adama is keen—particularly as it involves going into Cylon controlled space. However, nothing is as it seems.

Genres:

Science Fiction, TV Movie

Director:

Jonas Pate

Writers:

Michael Taylor (creator), David Eick (creator) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

United States of America, Canada
7

22 The War Game 1966

A docudrama depicting a hypothetical nuclear attack on Britain.

Genres:

Drama, War, Documentary, TV Movie

Director:

Peter Watkins

Writer:

Peter Watkins

Country:

United Kingdom
8

23 Amanda 2009

A successful businessman meets the woman of his dreams, Amanda, only to discover she harbors a shocking little secret about her past.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Steve Marra

Writer:

Steve Marra

Country:

United States of America
4.3