Movies like Hardwired

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Hardwired (2009)
 4.7
 4K
Hardwired (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a tragic accident Luke Gibson is left with critical injuries and complete amnesia. A new technological breakthrough from the Hexx Corporation - a Psi-Comp Implant that's hardwired into Luke's brain - saves his life, but Luke soon finds out that this new technology comes with a price and that the Hexx Corporation harbors sinister plans for the new device.
Style: tense, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, on the run, chases and races, mind control, amnesia, crimes, future dystopia, danger, society, dishonesty, deadly, corporate crimes, murder, hacker, greed, surveillance, revenge, swat team, corporate world, sabotage, vengeance, life is a bitch, graphic violence, computer genius, escapades ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Hardwired

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough and exciting films with plots about danger, rivalry, heroes, deadly, future dystopia, escapades and chases and races mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Hardwired: Automatic (1995), Survival Code (2013), Storm Watch (2002), TC 2000 (1993), Downstream (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Automatic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: rough, futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, martial arts, skyscraper, on the run, danger, crimes, murder, cons and scams, frame up, chaos, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Survival Code (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 2045, Vic, an ex-ultimate fighter, is the owner of the only airstrip, hotel and bar in the high Arctic frontier town of Borealis. He does his best to keep the peace amongst a vast array of clashing characters in this lawless international ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, society, escapades, small town life, deadly, environmentalism, life is a bitch, danger, murder, small town, social relations ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 4.8
 687
Storm Watch (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: America's best player is being pulled in to the ultimate cyber-terror. The game's mastermind has stolen his identity, put him on the FBI's Most Wanted List, and is blackmailing him to take a part in a real twisted plan of world ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, danger, adventure, chaos, future dystopia, law enforcement, race against time, man versus machine, dishonesty, computers and web, journalism, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.5
 1K
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, law enforcement, chaos, battles, graphic violence, catastrophe, on the run, escapades, imaginary, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 3.7
 936
Downstream (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wes Keller is a young man living in a world where oil has collapsed, the food supply has been wiped out, and cancer rates for women have skyrocketed, depleting the female population. In a barbaric environment where bio fuel, batteries, bullets and ...
Style: exciting, surreal, thought provoking, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, future dystopia, danger, on the run, race against time, survival, escapades, society, social decay, rebellion, vigilantism, fighting the system ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yuki is the last surviving royal of the House of Takemikazuchi or Takemikazuchi no Hime (たけみかずち の ひめ), who live in a futuristic post-apocalyptic isolationist world where they use their skills as former Mikado guards to become ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, crimes, deadly, danger, escapades, love affair ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.8
 554
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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, special agents, chases and races, society, one man army, deadly, life is a bitch, escapades, rivalry, save the day, tough heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 2.6
 421
Shepherd (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: aka Cybercity It's the year 2017, the Earth's surface is destroyed and its citizens flee to an underground wasteland ruled by warring religious cults. In this sinful cybercity, Mercenary Dakota's (C. Thomas Howell) family is murdered ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: rivalry, society, crimes, apocalypse, future dystopia, injustice, religions or cults, chaos, graphic violence, heroes, life is a bitch, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 684
TekWar (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After four years, Jake Cardigan is prematurely awoken from his fifteen year cryogenic punishment to a world very different than the one he knew. Much more than before 'Tek', the highly-addictive electronic designer narcotic of the 21st ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: cyberpunk, chases and races, rivalry, partners against crime, imaginary, deadly, life is a bitch, law enforcement, dishonesty, drug dealing, crimes, danger ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.7
 142K
The Running Man (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight ...
Style: serious, futuristic, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, chase, chases and races, dystopic future, future dystopia, danger, deadly, resistance, gadget, dishonesty, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: future, 80s, twentieth century, near future, 2010s ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Death Collector (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a future time, when things have reverted back to the days of the Old West, a man goes after the gang that murdered his brother.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, chases and races, future dystopia, workplace situations, vigilantism, interracial relations, rivalry, gangsters, life is a bitch, society, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 2.8
 539
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, danger, against humanity, good versus evil, life is a bitch, deadly, save the world, plague, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Cyber Tracker (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eric is a secret agent currently working as security guard for senator Dilly. The senator is the main advocate for a new kind of police officer: the Tracker, an perfect and nearly invulnerable android. When Eric realizes that senator Dilly is ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, heroes, fighting the system, special agents, on the run, conspiracy, frame up, martial arts, androids and robots, a.i., deadly, legal action ...
Time: future, near future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Gene Generation (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a futuristic world, Michelle lives everyday battling with DNA Hackers who use their skills to hack into people's bodies and kill them. She is an assassin, trying to keep her younger brother, Jackie, out of trouble. When Jackie gets involved ...
Style: rough, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.8
 2K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.7
 375
Space Marines (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Space pirates, led by diabolical Colonel Fraser, take over a cargo ship carrying anti-matter explosive and an important official. Space marines, led by Captain Gray, must stop their evil plans.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, crimes, daring rescue, space and aliens, danger, heroic mission, terrorism, save the day, heroes, hostages, deadly ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Real Playing Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.6
 7K
Fortress 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 7 years on from the original Fortress movie, Brennick and his family are still on the run. Finally, they give in, and surrender, only to find themselves imprisoned in a new, more sophisticated fortress prison in outer space. But Brennick's not ...
Style: futuristic, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, microchip, on the run, prisoner, chase, race against time, heroes, rivalry, surveillance, outer space, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.2
 3K
Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, plague, uncover truth, danger, undercover, fighting the system, disorder, chaos, political corruption, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.4
 304
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: cyberpunk, clones, coma, space and aliens, life is a bitch, heroes, imaginary, save the world, rivalry, chases and races, danger, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.2
 235
Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, escapades, imaginary, society, rivalry, life is a bitch, deadly, soldier, danger, profanity, strong violent content ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 2.7
 234
Wasteland (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a group of religious zealots destroy everything that he loves and leaves him for dead; A man embarks on a journey of revenge that will take him through all the post-apocalyptic dangers that is WASTELAND.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: vigilantism, apocalypse, vengeance, adventure, danger, rivalry, chaos, reincarnation, escapades, deadly, crimes, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.2
 545
Hologram Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five years after the mad terrorist Norman Galagher was sentenced to holographic stasis, he is given a parole hearing. But an equipment failure engineered by his cronies transforms the criminal into a living hologram with god-like powers. Now, ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: timebomb, hologram, revenge, captivity, terrorism, confined, danger, law enforcement, psychopath, rivalry, prison, police officer killed ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 4.5
 590
Shadowchaser (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the future, a group of terrorists with an android leader storm a hospital when the President's daughter is inside, taking her hostage. To find a way of freeing her, the police decide to consult the architect who designed the building, ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: terrorism, hospital, androids and robots, daring rescue, save the day, imaginary, crimes, rivalry, hostages, danger, confined, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.5
 303K
Total Recall (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, mars, secret agents, secret agent, space colony, outer space, memory loss, chase, conspiracy, resistance, false memory ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s, 21st century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, deadly, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.4
 944
Neon City (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: "Mad Max" clone set in the not-too-distant future about a group of people trying to escape to a safe haven called Neon City after a solar disaster that has decimated the Earth.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos, deadly, society, adventure, danger, apocalypse, prostitute, bounty hunter, mutant, handcuffed together, cons and scams ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.5
 566
Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, siblings relations, plague, future dystopia, pregnancy, survival, chaos, apocalypse, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Ticking Clock (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A reporter stumbles upon the journal of a murderer replete with plans to butcher specific people, and investigates on his own, finding that every trail leads to a 9-year-old orphan living in a group home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, investigation, journalism, deadly, media, crimes, race against time, chases and races, secret, danger, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.7
 292
Assassin (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically built to be ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, mad scientist, androids and robots, espionage, crimes, chaos, mentally unstable, assassination, escapades, life is a bitch, undercover, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%