Movies like Chronicle

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Chronicle (2012)
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Chronicle (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three high school students make an incredible discovery, leading to their developing uncanny powers beyond their understanding. As they learn to control their abilities and use them to their advantage, their lives start to spin out of control, and their darker sides begin to take over.
Style: bad ending, psychological, suspense, entertaining, stylized, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, dark, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, telekinesis, supernatural ability, supernatural, super strength, friendship, found footage, teenage life, adolescence, superhero, levitation, outcast, teenager, troubled teen, popularity, supernatural power, youth, friends, coming of age, bully, loneliness, violence, buddies, mysterious place, unsupportive parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., tibet, seattle washington

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Most similar movies to Chronicle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and visually appealing films with plots about danger, supernatural, friendship, destiny, youth, teenager and superhero mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Chronicle: Jumper (2008), Project Almanac (2015), I Am Number Four (2011), The Darkest Minds (2018), Cloverfield (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jumper (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: David Rice is a man who knows no boundaries, a Jumper, born with the uncanny ability to teleport instantly to anywhere on Earth. When he discovers others like himself, David is thrust into a dangerous and bloodthirsty war while being hunted by a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: teleportation, chase, supernatural ability, adventure, youth, young heroes, supernatural, super powers, good versus evil, presumed dead, first love, double life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, empire state building manhattan new york city, himalaya, michigan, new york ...
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83%
Project Almanac (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.
Style: suspense, exciting, futuristic, absurd, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time loop, time machine, teenager, time, time paradox, changing the past or future, teleportation, alternate timeline, butterfly effect, teenage life, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2014, future, contemporary ...
Place: usa, woodstock, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
I Am Number Four (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A teenage fugitive with an incredible secret races to stay one step ahead of the mysterious forces seeking destroy him in this sci-fi action thriller. With three dead and one on the run, the race to find the elusive Number Four begins. Outwardly ...
Style: exciting, serious, romantic, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: supernatural romance, supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, youth, alien, young heroes, teenage love, friendship, super strength, high school, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa, africa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Darkest Minds (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.
Style: romantic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: post apocalypse, teenager, telekinesis, good versus evil, mind control, superhuman powers, runaway teen, super powers, love and romance, escape, friendship, kidnapping ...
Time: near future
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 7.0
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Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, disaster, survival, survival horror, alien, deadly creature, chaos, destruction, fear, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 353K
Super 8 (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1979 Ohio, several youngsters are making a zombie movie with a Super-8 camera. In the midst of filming, the friends witness a horrifying train derailment and are lucky to escape with their lives. They soon discover that the catastrophe was no ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, thought provoking, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: childhood, alien, monster, small town, ufo, young heroes, friendship, adventure, youth, creature, coming of age, investigation ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, future, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.7
 884
The Unhealer (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A botched faith healing bestows supernatural Shaman powers on a bullied teenager. When his lifelong tormentors pull a prank that kills someone he loves, he uses his powers for revenge and goes on a bloody rampage to settle the score.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: bully, revenge, supernatural power, healing, bullying, teenager, native american, love, vengeance, super powers, super strength, supernatural ability ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 111K
Push (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his father, an assassin, is brutally murdered, Nick Gant vows revenge on Division, the covert government agency that dabbles in psychic warfare and experimental drugs. Hiding in Hong Kong's underworld, Nick assembles a band of rogue ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, telekinesis, clairvoyance, supernatural, chase, superhero, psychic, escapades, experiment, heroes, mind control, psychokinesis ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 1945
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 29K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, exciting, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, genius, teenage life, foster child, supernatural, self discovery, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, cloning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.3
 10K
Impulse (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Follow 16-year-old Henrietta, aka Henry, who discovers she has the ability to teleport. The first time she realizes this, she is in a truck with her high school’s Golden Boy, who tries to rape her.
Style: sexual, captivating, lyrical, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, youth, supernatural, super strength, family relations, friendship, investigation, school, criminal, rage, violence, drugs ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.8
 140K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: bullying, prom, high school, telekinesis, humiliation, supernatural ability, social misfits, mother daughter relationship, supernatural, teacher, revenge, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 93K
The Craft (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Catholic school newcomer falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against all who dare to cross them -- be they teachers, rivals or meddlesome parents.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, light, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: witch, magic, witchcraft, supernatural, black magic, goth, curses spells and rituals, high school, supernatural ability, teenage witch, teenager, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 414K
Unbreakable (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead – and him unscathed. The answer to this mystery could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, invulnerability, train crash, self discovery, supernatural ability, father son relationship, villain, a vision, mystery, supernatural power, good versus evil, conflict ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 47K
Carriers (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends fleeing a viral pandemic soon learn they are more dangerous than any virus.A deadly virus has spread across the globe. Contagion is everywhere, no one is safe and no one can be trusted. Four young attractive people race through the back ...
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, survival, pandemic, post apocalypse, infection, biohazard, deadly virus, apocalypse, road trip, zombie, plague, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bang Bang You're Dead (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Trevor is a troubled high school student, thanks to the effects of bullying. This is the story of his fight to break free.
Style: realistic, harsh, suspenseful, sincere, inspirational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bullying, school shooting, high school, bully, vengeance, social misfits, teenage life, teacher, violence, depression, fighting the system, teenager ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, teleportation, young heroes, youth, telekinesis, superhuman powers, good versus evil, telepathy, escapades, friendship, world spanning ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 7K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural, heroes, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, youth, superhuman powers, destiny, rivalry, supernatural power, fighting crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 101K
Never Back Down (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rebellious Jake Tyler is lured into an ultimate underground fight Scene at his new high school, after receiving threats to the safety of his friends and family Jake decides to seek the mentoring of a veteran fighter who trains him for one final ...
Style: serious, exciting, inspirational, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: martial arts, high school, athlete and trainer, teenager, youth, rivalry, sport, teenage life, fight, boxing, power relations, streetfighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: florida, tokyo, usa, brazil, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 490K
Lucy (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Style: futuristic, surreal, intellectual, exciting, philosophical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: intelligence, supernatural, tough girl, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, strong female lead, drugs, telepathy, mind control, experimental drug, telekinesis, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, stone age, future, 21st century
Place: berlin germany, rome italy, paris france, new york, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 145K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, supernatural ability, high school, high school life, peril, team, friends, life turned upside down, teenage life, supernatural power, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, california, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.0
 1K
Three Inches (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Walter Speckman is a nobody, until one day he is struck by lightning and gains the ability to move any object with his mind... but only for 3 inches at a time. A recruiter who knows of super-powered individuals finds Walter and offers him the chance ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, supernatural, friendship, supernatural ability, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, woman in danger, supernatural power, car accident, hospital, super strength ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 87K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, high school, young heroes, friendship, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, family, heroes, good versus evil, coming of age, teenage superhero, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 68K
Into the Storm (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The town of Silverton is in one day destroyed by the unprecedented power of a series of tornadoes. The population is at the mercy of the unpredictable and deadly cyclones, while hunters warn that the worst is yet to come. Most people find shelter, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, stylized, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disaster, tornado, natural disaster, adventure, survival, small town, found footage, escapades, forces of nature, teenage life, single father, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, intense, entertaining, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: time travel, superhero, mutant, good versus evil, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, transformation, heroes, time paradox, beast, teamwork ...
Time: 70s, year 1973, future, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: usa, paris france, china, new york, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 799
The Protected (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: A group of kids and teenagers with superpowers end up living on the same house uand have to hide their abilities from the rest of the world and pretend they are a family under the parents of two of the actual parents of two of the kids,as they are ...
Style: suspense, talky, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: super strength, supernatural power, teenager, good versus evil, supernatural, telekinesis, supernatural ability, friendship, justice, superhero, anger, violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 50K
The Covenant (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart.
Style: gothic, fairy tale, atmospheric, scary, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, good versus evil, supernatural, wizards and magicians, youth, supernatural ability, magic, friendship between men, curses spells and rituals, chase, young heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 1K
Darklight (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captured by a secret society known as the Faith and mentally controlled with a powerful spell, ancient demoness Lilith now lives as a young woman with no memory of her agless past. However, the terrifying plague unleashed by a rampaging monster, the ...
Style: exciting, tense, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, survival, supernatural, supernatural ability, race against time, battles, curses spells and rituals, secret society, swamp, superhero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 109K
The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: alien invasion, apocalypse, alien, end of the world, survival, adventure, post apocalypse, obsessive quest, invasion, space and aliens, escapades, virus ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: ohio, usa, tower bridge london, london, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 441 min.
TV show
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, high school, supernatural ability, supernatural power, teenage life, superhuman powers, life turned upside down, chase, youth, mysterious character, disorder, ancient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Howling: Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the eve of his high school graduation, unremarkable Will Kidman finally bonds with the girl he has long yearned for, reclusive Eliana Wynter. But he also discovers a dark secret from his past... that he is about to become a werewolf. Now, in an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sentimental, atmospheric, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, teenage life, youth, high school life, good versus evil, teenage love, deadly creature, love and romance, legends and myths, human becoming an animal, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%