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Puzzlehead (2005)
 5.6
 814
Puzzlehead (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In a post apocalyptic world where technology is outlawed, Walter, a reclusive scientist, secretly creates a self-aware android, "Puzzlehead". Jealously erupts when Puzzlehead wins the affection of Julia, the beautiful shopgirl that Walter has longed for. The resulting sci-fi love triangle is a Frankensteinian fable that traps all three in a web of deception and the ultimate betrayal.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, surreal, bleak
Plot: a.i., man versus machine, obsession, love triangle, androids and robots, society, chaos, future dystopia, betrayal, technology gone awry, post apocalypse, cyberpunk, self discovery, scientist, androids, chess, distopia, imaginary
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Puzzlehead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, futuristic, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about danger, society, future dystopia, chaos, distopia, life is a bitch and post apocalypse mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Puzzlehead: Omega Doom (1996), Android Apocalypse (2006), Red Cockroaches (2003), Natural City (2003), 20 Years After (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.0
 3K
Omega Doom (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After earth is taken over by an army of robots, the small number of humans left are forced into hiding. In the nuclear winter, only droids walk the face of the earth, in fear of the rumored human resurgence, and in search of a hidden cache of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, androids and robots, cyborgs, apocalypse, cyberpunk, distopia, pluto, terminator, androids, robot, gang war, fictional war ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Android Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Machines have taken over, but left humans thinking that they are still the ones in charge. The androids need humans because of the human brain fluid; without it the android brains can't work. Until the mad scientist finds out how to make this ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, bleak, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, prison, technology gone awry, future dystopia, chaos, a.i., escapades, man versus machine, survival, save the world, race against time, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Red Cockroaches (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Cuba
Duration: 82 min.
Story: First of a Trilogy: In a New York ravaged with acid rains, a man in his twenties meets a mysterious, yet familiar young woman who disrupts the banality of his day-to-day existence. Together, they will embark on a surreal journey with a devastating ...
Style: serious, surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: incest, brother sister sex, sex with brother, genetic engineering, mysterious character, self discovery, life is a bitch, society, future dystopia, haunted by the past, chaos, betrayal ...
Time: future
Place: cuba, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.7
 5K
Natural City (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two cops, R and Noma, hunt down renegade cyborgs. Cyborgs are used as commandos by the military, as lust objects and for companionship. Normaly they have a limited lifespan of three years but black market technology is being developed to be able to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, apocalypse, cyberpunk, robot as menace, distopia, androids and robots, future dystopia, computers and web, a.i., rivalry, society, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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20 Years After (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, 20 years after an apocalyptic terrorist event that obliterated the face of the world!
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, apocalyptic, futuristic
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, life is a bitch, escapades, society, future dystopia, pregnancy, chaos, babies and infants, distopia, woman with a gun ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the backdrop of Earths polluted future a female FBI agent removes Danner, a pleasure android from an asylum in order to coerce him into helping her hunt down the criminal psychopath Plughead. But Plughead who has tangled with Danner before has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tech noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, cyberpunk, androids and robots, distopia, heroes, corporate crime, future dystopia, technology gone awry, heroic mission, master villain, good versus evil, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Crash and Burn (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unicom is a powerful organization overseeing most of the world after its economic collapse. They have banned computers and robots in an attempt to insure "life, liberty, and the pursuit of economic stability". When a Unicom Synth robot ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, androids and robots, apocalypse, terminator, robot, distopia, monster, future dystopia, man versus machine, technology gone awry, strong sexual content, battle zone ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.2
 333
Johnny 2.0 (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Dr. Johnny Dalton awakens, after being beaten by a group of eco-terrorists who were vandalizing his lab at biotech firm Azina, his business partner Frank Donahue tells him him that 15 years have passed and Johnny is merely a clone of himself. ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, cyberpunk, coma, clones, distopia, biopunk, escapades, heroes, save the world, life is a bitch, fugitives, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 3.6
 133
Echo Dr. (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When their home security system malfunctions, a family struggles to survive an attack against a state of the art patrol guard that believes they are intruders.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: killer robot, man versus machine, survival, technology gone awry, family in danger, a.i., family relations, androids and robots, home invasion, security system, androids, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.2
 574
Encrypt (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 2068, the ozone layer is gone and the world is a wasteland. A band of mercenaries attempt to break into a Estate that is guarded by a automated defence system called "Encrypt" in order to steal priceless artwork.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, futuristic, tech noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rivalry, future dystopia, chaos, life is a bitch, androids and robots, escapades, apocalypse, soldier, man versus machine, society, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.3
 425
After We Leave (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sci-fi drama about a man struggling to find his wife, who he abandoned six years ago, before their visa to emmigrate to an off-world colony expires.
Style: philosophical, serious, futuristic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: space travel, colony, dystopic future, post apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, chase, twists and turns, future dystopia, redemption, spacecraft, distopia, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.4
 64
Swerve (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: In a future post-apocalyptic California, the new frontier is a vast nano-contaminated Zone cut off from the all-connected Grid and the ceaseless flows of bodies and information outside its borders. Only the insane or criminal would venture into this ...
Style: surreal, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: life is a bitch, mad scientist, society, crimes, technophobia, chaos, contamination, future dystopia, kidnapping, apocalypse, disorder, philosophy ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Brave New World (1998)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives or their destiny.
Style: serious, thought provoking, atmospheric, philosophical, bleak ...
Plot: distopia, genetic engineering, life is a bitch, society, love and romance, human nature, social differences, helicopter, biopunk, psychopath, post apocalypse, new world order ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 601
The Alpha Test (2020)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A suburban family drives their new gadget, The Alpha Home Assistant, to a killing rampage after mistreating and abusing it, leading to a full A.I. uprising…
Style: suspense, futuristic, serious, stylized
Plot: robot, human versus robot, murder, robot as menace, science runs amok, artificial intelligence, a.i., society, fantasy world, technology gone awry, technology, man versus machine ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.0
 3K
Quintet (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet. For one small group, this obsession is not enough. They play the game with living pieces, and only the winner survives.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: post apocalypse, distopia, ice age, climate change, rivalry, future dystopia, isolation, society, life is a bitch, survival, chaos, obsession ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, fairy tale, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids
Plot: artificial intelligence, distopia, cyberpunk, androids and robots, robot, a.i., future dystopia, adoption, imagination, end of the world, androids, boy ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.8
 255
Replikator (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two rival corporations are developing replication technology which would enable the cloning of human tissue. The technology falls into a criminal group. Ludo Ludovic and Kathy Moskow with the help of a cop try to stop the criminals.
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, bleak, neo noir ...
Plot: cloning, industrial espionage, distopia, terminator, post apocalypse, lookalikes, computers and web, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, time travel, technology gone awry, injustice ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 829
Planet Earth (1974)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Planet Earth is a sequel to Gene Roddenberry's Genesis II (1973) made-for-TV movie, in which a NASA scientist, Dylan Hunt, is revived from suspended animation in the post-nuclear war United States. In Planet Earth, Dylan is now a sworn member ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, matriarchy, distopia, failed pilot, sorority, utopia, suspended animation, society, rivalry, heroes, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 4.9
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High Moon (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the future where the countries of Earth have established colonies to mine the Moon's resources. When a new life form is discovered, chaos erupts as various factions race to uncover and exploit its powerful secrets.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Plot: space and aliens, moon, chaos, chaos and mayhem, inventions and discoveries, investigation, oxygen, space wars, garbage, imaginary, danger, explosion
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.0
 651
Prototype (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Los Angeles - 2057 - a lawless, war-torn terrain and home to Chandra, a beautiful but deadly young woman, and Hawkiins, a tough ex-soldier whose career was terminated by crippling wounds. No longer lovers, the pair still share erotic and disturbing ...
Style: futuristic, experimental, serious, rough, tech noir
Plot: androids and robots, cyberpunk, apocalypse, vengeance, post apocalypse, terminator, distopia, rivalry, life is a bitch, heroes, society, disability ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 459
Ravagers (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world divided between two groups called the Flockers and the Ravagers, an adventurer and his "pleasure girl" try to find their way to a rumored safe haven called the Land of Genesis.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: post apocalypse, distopia, survival, atomic bomb, graphic violence, disaster, catastrophe, cooking and food, chaos, future dystopia, isolation, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.4
 649
Cyber Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the near future in the Asian city-state Sintawan, everyone's identity is recorded in the vast CyberLink. The only way around this is using illegal simulated identity implants (sims). A young bounty hunter who makes her living tracking sims, ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, serious, suspenseful, tech noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, fighting the system, adventure, heroes, technology gone awry, future dystopia, society, life is a bitch, rebellion, race against time, chase, bounty hunter ...
Time: future, 2000s, near future
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Robot Holocaust (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Neo, a drifter from the atomic-blasted wastelands, arrives with his klutzy robot sidekick at a factory where slaves labor to fuel the sinister Dark One's Power Station. There, he meets a comely woman who convinces him to help rescue her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, cult film
Plot: post apocalypse, robot, mutant, man versus machine, revolution, rebellion, heroes, rescue, master and servant, escapades, rivalry, society ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.2
 959
Idaho Transfer (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A crew of young researchers escape into the future to avoid the shutdown of their project. They find that some type of 'eco-crisis' disaster has de-populated the area around their lab (in rural Idaho) and, by implication, the nation or ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, teenager, time travel, erotica, distopia, end of the world, secret experiment, idealism, technology gone awry, teenage life, future dystopia, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.0
 652
Deadland (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the radiation-infected aftermath of World War III, one man's desperate attempt to find his wife in the wastelands that were once the United States inspires his fellow survivors to fight for humanity. The bomb has dropped, and in the blink of ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, survival, apocalypse, chaos, life is a bitch, escapades, society, post apocalypse, plague, journey, violence, murder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Android Insurrection (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the distant future high-tech man colonized the world and leaves all the dirty work of an army of androids and robots. Now, somewhere rebelling robots, and a heavily armed special forces, led by Major Fox well to look after things. Locally it is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: chaos, soldier, survival, computers and web, escapades, man versus machine, save the world, technology gone awry, space and aliens, rivalry, battles, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 1K
Genesis II (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A scientist who has been preserved in suspended animation wakes up to find himself in a primitive society in the future.
Style: exciting, thought provoking, serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, distopia, failed pilot, suspended animation, cave, nasa, rebellion, shock, revolution, sent to the future, chaos, political unrest ...
Time: near future, future, 70s, 22nd century
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 932
The Last Train (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Last Train is a British six-part post-apocalyptic television drama serial first broadcast on the ITV network in 1999. It has since been repeated on ITV2 in 1999/2001 and on numerous occasions on the UK Sci-Fi Channel. The serial was written by ...
Style: apocalyptic, gloomy, serious, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, top secret, distopia, tribe, train, cryogenics, chaos, passenger, group of strangers, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 653
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: suspense, serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminator, cyberpunk, apocalypse, cyborgs, terrorism, rivalry, heroes, confined, law enforcement, a.i., crimes, save the day ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 670
White Dwarf (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a distant future New York medical student Driscoll Rampart accomplishes his internship at Rusta, a rural planet that doesn't revolve around its axis and therefore is divided into contrasting halves of eternal day vs. eternal night. One is a ...
Style: serious, futuristic, offbeat
Plot: medical, space opera, failed pilot, distopia, planet, medical student, space and aliens, misfit, society, supernatural ability, heroes, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%