Movies and TV shows like Eureka

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Eureka (2006)
 7.9
 50K
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, humorous, light, twists and turns, semi serious
Plot: scientist, hi-tech, secret place, small town, save the day, experiment, sheriff, technology, small town life, science, artificial intelligence, social relations, experimenting, friendship, danger, prodigy, top secret, problem solving, experiment gone awry, weirdo, genius, interracial romance, investigation, intelligence, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Eureka

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspenseful, humorous and serious films and TV series with plots about danger, friendship, supernatural, heroes, imaginary, small town and small town life 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
 49K
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: artifact, supernatural, legends and myths, riddles and clues, secret service, secret agents, secret place, partners, top secret, ancient mystery, undercover, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 36K
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 ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, female protagonist, small town, investigation, fbi, surprising revelation, danger, paranormal activity, small town life, special agents, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.4
 226K
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, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, mad scientist, special agents, scientist, fbi, experiment, investigation, alternate dimension, creature, top secret, danger, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.3
 20K
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, mutant, scientist, transformation, rescue, team, laboratory, research, werewolf, experiment, mystery, crimes ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 48K
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: genius, problem solving, computer genius, prodigy, science, computers and web, computer hacker, boy genius, hacker, save the world, society, national security ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.9
 19K
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, computers and web, heroes, computer genius, life risking, secret agents, fellow agent, resourceful, computer system, working undercover, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 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, exciting, futuristic
Plot: superhuman, resurrection, genius, sheriff, reanimation, father son relationship, human experiment, scientist, second chance, investigation, secret, brother sister relationship ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 28K
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, experiment, superhuman powers, psychic, crimes, investigation, government agency, danger, mind control, enemy, fellow agent, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 49K
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, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, small town life, female doctor, lifestyle change, young woman, social relations, lifestyle, doctor, doctors and patients, newcomer, neighbor, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, scary, serious
Plot: scientist, fbi, mad scientist, misfit partners, save the day, bio weapon, characters in danger, investigation, reluctant partners, supernatural, partners against crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.0
 62K
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, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space battle, space and aliens, adventure, spacecraft, space exploration, gay marriage, dark humor, alien, danger, evil alien ...
Time: future, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.4
 28K
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, atmospheric, exciting, tense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, genius, teenage life, self discovery, foster child, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, cloning, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 53K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
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, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, small town life, beast, danger, missing person, murder, mystery, confined, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, good versus evil, disorder, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, partners, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 8K
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, mysterious character, social relations, romance, imaginary, supernatural, teenage life, single parent, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, humorous, feel good, intellectual, witty ...
Plot: friends, geek, scientist, genius, sarcasm, nerd, neighbor, intelligence, science, social awkwardness, friendship, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 29K
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, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, immortality, uncover truth, quarantine, deadly, danger, virus, secret place, escapades, save the day, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 178
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, contemplative, touching ...
Plot: travel, self discovery, social relations, small town, couples, bad luck, adventure, society, miraculous event, friendship, nothing goes right, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 464
Phenomenon II (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
TV show
Story: George Malley lives in a small town and is well-liked. One day he sees a strange flash of light in the sky and his life is radically changed. George has mysteriously become highly intelligent.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, exciting, tragic ending
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, terminal illness, heroes, prodigy, unfulfillment, misfit, magical power, genius, tragedy, intelligence, telekinesis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.1
 495
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, adventure, rescue team, race against time, danger, escapades, beach, fire, friendship, rescue mission, heroes, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, malibu california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Roswell, New Mexico (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After reluctantly returning to her tourist-trap hometown of Roswell, New Mexico, the daughter of undocumented immigrants discovers a shocking truth about her teenage crush who is now a police officer: He’s an alien who has kept his unearthly ...
Style: enigmatic, captivating, suspense, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, love and romance, couple relations, fugitives, supernatural ability, alien invasion, supernatural power, super strength, space and aliens, supernatural, secrets, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 4K
October Road (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When Nick Garrett was 18, he packed up his truck and said goodbye for a summer road trip that turned into 10 years of being away. He has since become a literary celebrity in New York, living off the fame and fortune of his best-selling novel and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, old friend, hometown, mystery, love and romance, homecoming, family relations, writer's life, parenthood, success, teacher, writer's block ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.7
 4K
Next (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A Silicon Valley pioneer discovers that one of his own creations – a powerful A.I. – might spell global catastrophe, and teams up with a cybercrime agent to fight a villain unlike anything we’ve ever seen – one whose greatest weapon against ...
Style: tricky, thought provoking, futuristic, tense, philosophical
Plot: artificial intelligence, computers and web, a.i., man versus machine, hi-tech, cyberspace, technology, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, technophobia, life & death, inventions and discoveries ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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, light, feel good, entertaining
Plot: superhero, hi-tech, laboratory, costumed hero, nanotechnology, technology, advanced technology, clothes, heroes, experimenting, experimental technology, comic hero ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Strange Calls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: City cop Toby Banks is demoted to night duty at Coolum Beach. He joins local eccentric Gregor to investigate the strange calls: phone calls that expose the paranormal mysteries of the town.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, not serious
Plot: social relations, investigation, partners, small town, supernatural, adventure, police officer, rivalry, challenge, friendship, small town life, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.0
 1K
The Troop (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Troop is an American-Canadian live-action, single camera comedy-adventure television series about a trio of teenagers who fight and capture monsters and other supernatural phenomena that invade the fictional town of Lakewood. Created and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: supernatural, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, youth, young heroes, danger, rivalry, teachers and students, friendship, parallel world, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.2
 96K
Misfits (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers.
Style: witty, cynical, exciting, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhuman powers, youth, friends, teenage life, swearing, anti heroes, heroes, imaginary, friendship, superhero, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: humorous, futuristic, exciting, semi serious, captivating
Plot: mad scientist, love triangle, romance, a.i., danger, androids and robots, fall in love, experiment gone awry, society, rivalry, chaos, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.5
 484
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: humorous, captivating, emotional, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, city life, fashion, college graduate, couples, family relations, looking for love, lifestyle, sexual relations, model, love and romance, fashion model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 939
My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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, humorous, realistic, witty, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, social relations, youth, family relations, high school life, society, lifestyle, best friends, parents and children, power relations, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%