Movies and TV shows like Eureka

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Eureka (2006)
 7.9
 53K
Eureka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The sleep Pacific Northwest town of Eureka is hiding a mysterious secret. The government has been relocating the world's geniuses and their families to this rustic town for years where innovation and chaos have lived hand in hand. U.S. Marshal Jack Carter stumbles upon this odd town after wrecking his car and becoming stranded there. When the denizens of the town unleash on unknown scientific creation, Carter jumps in to try to restore order and consequently learns of one of the country's best kept secrets.
Style: futuristic, clever, twists and turns, light, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: scientist, save the day, secret place, experiment, hi-tech, small town, friendship, small town life, sheriff, experimenting, technology, social relations, science, prodigy, artificial intelligence, problem solving, top secret, genius, investigation, experiment gone awry, intelligence, interracial romance, heroes, mad scientist, weirdo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Eureka

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, suspenseful and semi serious films and TV series with plots about danger, friendship, supernatural, social relations, heroes, society and small town mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Eureka: Warehouse 13 (2009), Haven (2010), Fringe (2008), Sanctuary (2008), Scorpion (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 53K
Warehouse 13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After saving the life of the President, two secret service agents - Myka Bering and Pete Lattimer - find themselves assigned to the top secret Warehouse 13. The Warehouse is a massive, top secret facility that houses dangerous and fantastical ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, bleak
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, artifact, ancient mystery, secret place, riddles and clues, partners, top secret, legends and myths, investigation, undercover, secret agents, secret service ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 38K
Haven (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, investigation, small town, female protagonist, surprising revelation, fbi, small town life, paranormal activity, social relations, special agents, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 8.4
 238K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, mad scientist, investigation, special agents, fbi, time travel, alternate dimension, alternate reality, experiment, top secret, research, paranormal activity ...
Time: 2000s, future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: harvard university, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.3
 21K
Sanctuary (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of the beautiful, enigmatic and always surprising Dr. Helen Magnus, a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population called Abnormals - a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, rescue, werewolf, laboratory, vampire, mutant, monster, research, transformation, experiment, mystery, teleportation ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 53K
Scorpion (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story, Scorpion is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O’Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who comprise the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security’s new ...
Style: intellectual, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: genius, prodigy, computer genius, boy genius, science, problem solving, computers and web, hacker, computer hacker, save the world, partners against crime, national security ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 8.0
 76K
The Orville (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the crew of the not-so-functional exploratory ship in the Earth's interstellar fleet, 300 years in the future.
Style: futuristic, feel good, exciting, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, space battle, gay marriage, space and aliens, space exploration, dark humor, spacecraft, adventure, alien, alien planet, evil alien ...
Time: future, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.7
 53K
Hart of Dixie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: New Yorker Zoe Hart has it all figured out - after graduating top of her class from medical school, she'll follow in her father's footsteps and become a cardio-thoracic surgeon. But when her dreams fall apart, Zoe decides to work at a ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, lifestyle change, small town life, social relations, female doctor, young woman, doctor, lifestyle, neighbor, fish out of water, doctors and patients, newcomer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.2
 29K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, psychic, experiment, mind control, superhuman powers, supernatural, government agency, crimes, heroes, violence, enemy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 12K
Second Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, whose life ends at the hands of corrupt cops, is brought back to life and given a second chance by a pair of young tech scientists, as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, futuristic, exciting
Plot: superhuman, resurrection, genius, second chance, father son relationship, human experiment, sheriff, scientist, reanimation, brain transplant, fbi agent, investigation ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.8
 20K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hi-tech, government agency, heroes, computers and web, life risking, intelligence, espionage, fellow agent, secret agents, computer system, resourceful, programmer ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Eleventh Hour (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Jacob Hood is a brilliant biophysicist and special science advisor to the government who investigates scientific crises and oddities. His crusade is to protect the substance of science against those who would abuse and misuse scientific ...
Style: serious, captivating, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: scientist, fbi, mad scientist, save the day, misfit partners, law enforcement, reluctant partners, investigation, supernatural, partners against crime, government agency, bio weapon ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.3
 56K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, small town, small town life, beast, society, investigation, missing person, murder, confined, transformation, youth, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.6
 220K
Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, space and aliens, save the day, alien, space travel, good versus evil, journey, outer space, companion, heroes ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, 2020s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
50%
 7.2
 11K
Good Witch (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Cassie Nightingale, Middleton’s favorite enchantress, and her young-teenage daughter Grace, who shares that same special intuition as her mom, welcome Dr. Sam Radford and his son to town. When the New York transplants move in next to the Grey ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: witch, small town, supernatural, father son relationship, single parent, mother daughter relationship, mysterious character, romance, social relations, teenage life, friendship, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Middleman (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Middleman is an American television series. The series, which was developed for television by Javier Grillo-Marxuach for ABC Family, is based on the Viper Comics series, The Middleman, created by Grillo-Marxuach and Les McClaine. The series ran ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret agents, save the world, hidden identity, escapades, partners, law enforcement, disorder, rivalry, good versus evil, evil force, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Ellen Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Ellen Show is a television sitcom starring Ellen DeGeneres that was broadcast during the 2001–2002 season on CBS. It was DeGeneres's second attempt at a sitcom, following Ellen on ABC, but it was unable to attract strong ratings and was ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Plot: small town, nothing goes right, social differences, fish out of water, love and romance, artists and showbiz, best friends, workplace, social relations, disorder, workplace situations, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 30K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, survival, immortality, quarantine, dna, zombie, virus, secret place, save the day, arctic, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 121K
Gilmore Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.
Style: feel good, realistic, talky, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: small town, mother daughter relationship, small town life, female protagonist, first love, student, single mother, boyfriend, social relations, teenager, lifestyle, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: yale university, connecticut, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, witty, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, nerd, friends, sarcasm, geek, social awkwardness, neighbor, genius, friendship, intelligence, roommate, friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: pasadena california, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.5
 208
Sedona (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soul-searching comedic adventure set among famous red rocks and vortexes of Sedona, Arizona, visitors to the mystical town encounter eccentric characters and a series of calamities that lead them to unexpected miracles.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, spiritual, realistic ...
Plot: travel, self discovery, bad luck, couples, small town, social relations, adventure, society, miraculous event, friendship, missing person, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.9
 520
SAF3 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Southern California's elite rescue task force, SAF3 (pronouced "safe") , consists of the cream-of-the-crop from the sea, air, and fire divisions of the Malibu Fire Department. They are the heroes who answer the most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: lifeguard, rescue team, adventure, race against time, escapades, beach, fire, friendship, rescue mission, fire brigade, ocean, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, malibu california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Flash: Chronicles of Cisco (2016)
Genre: Short, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 2 min.
TV show
Story: Follows "The Flash" character Cisco Ramon as he works late at S.T.A.R. Labs making improvements to the Flash's suit.
Style: captivating, feel good, light, entertaining
Plot: superhero, nanotechnology, advanced technology, hi-tech, technology, costumed hero, laboratory, experimental technology, comic hero, experiment, experimenting, scientific experiment ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 697
Spooksville (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Spooksville is an action/adventure live action TV series that aired on The Hub beginning October 26, 2013. The show was produced by Jane Startz, who also produced Tuck Everlasting and Ella Enchanted and was written for TV by James Krieg. The show ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, small town, supernatural, adventure, friendship, youth, rivalry, save the day, parallel world, escapades, high school, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
I Heart Doomsday (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A scientist builds an android to reconnect with his amnesiac lover.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating ...
Plot: mad scientist, romance, love triangle, androids and robots, a.i., experiment gone awry, fall in love, society, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, chaos, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 954
My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, youth, social relations, teenage life, high school life, power relations, parents and children, society, best friends, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 557
Life on Top (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a novel by Clara Darling, about a college grad who heads to a big city looking for work and discovers her older sister, who's been living there for years, is a model.
Style: erotic, humorous, sexy, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, city life, friendship, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), fashion, college graduate, sexual relations, looking for love, lifestyle, erotica, model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Dinossaurs & Robots (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: An innovative telenovela set against the backdrop of the discovery of ancient fossils by a top paleontologist and the invention of futuristic robots by a brilliant scientist.
Style: humorous, futuristic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: paleontologist, couple relations, paleontology, archeological dig, male female relationship, hi-tech, advanced technology, robotics, workplace, technology, robot, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.9
 657
My Generation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A documentary crew follows the stories of nine classmates during their high school years in Austin, Texas, and then revisits them ten years later to examine how far they have come.
Style: sentimental, serious, sincere, humorous, realistic
Plot: childhood sweetheart, high school, youth, friendship, friends, self fulfillment, adulthood, lifestyle, social relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, videotaping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
 572
Maneater (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Beautiful, fashionable and fun, Clarissa Alpert is a shallow socialite whose speed dial is a veritable Rolodex of Hollywood power players. Staring her 32nd birthday directly in the eyes, though she will admit only to being 28, the spoiled ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, couples, thirtysomething life, social differences, society, family relations, hollywood, journey, friendship, rivalry, producer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%