Movies like War of the Worlds (2005)
If you're looking for some great movies that are a lot like War of the Worlds, here is our list of similar films:
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    1. Independence Day

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    Independence Day is a sci-fi epic that features a massive alien invasion, reminiscent of the War of the Worlds. With its spectacular special effects and a gripping story of humanity's fight for survival, fans of alien invasion thrillers will find this one a must-watch.

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    2. Edge of Tomorrow

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    Edge of Tomorrow pairs time-loop mechanics with an alien invasion backdrop, providing an adrenaline-pumping experience. Viewers who enjoy the relentless action and the fight against a seemingly invincible alien force in War of the Worlds will appreciate this film's intensity and innovation.

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    3. Cloverfield

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    Cloverfield offers a fresh take on the alien invasion genre through its found-footage style, creating an intimate and intense experience. Those who appreciate War of the Worlds' sense of chaos and fear of the unknown might find Cloverfield's perspective engaging.

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    4. Signs

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    Signs is a suspenseful take on an alien invasion that focuses more on the psychological effects and tension within a family. Its atmosphere of dread and mystery aligns well with the suspenseful, apocalyptic vibe of War of the Worlds.

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    5. The Day the Earth Stood Still

    #753 most popular movie yesterday

    The Day the Earth Stood Still, while less action-oriented than War of the Worlds, is a classic in the sci-fi genre that explores alien visitation and its impact on humanity. It offers compelling drama and philosophical depth that might resonate with those who appreciate the themes of alien encounters.

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    6. District 9

    #1,014 most popular movie yesterday

    District 9 presents a unique spin on the alien encounter narrative, focusing on themes of segregation and humanity. Its thought-provoking approach combined with action-packed sequences provides a compelling watch for fans of deeper alien-human interaction stories like War of the Worlds.

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    7. Skyline

    #3,547 most popular movie yesterday

    Skyline is a visually striking film about a group of people trying to survive an alien assault in Los Angeles. With a similar premise of a sudden, overwhelming extraterrestrial threat as in War of the Worlds, it should appeal to fans of intense survival scenarios.