Movies like Prototype

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Prototype (1983)
 5.7
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Prototype (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An intelligent android (Michael) constructed by a research team is taken outdoors and successfully passed off as human in a trial run. When the government hears of this, they order their own set of tests in Washington. When the project leader realizes the military want the android for a soldier, he can't accept it, and he and Michael go into hiding to avoid their clutches.
Plot: androids, artificial intelligence, scientist, kidnapping, humanoid, human android relationship
Place: pentagon

Most similar movies to Prototype

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out thought provoking, serious, futuristic and suspenseful films with plots about androids, scientist, robot, danger, artificial intelligence, catastrophe and society mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Prototype: The Questor Tapes (1974), Beyond the Trek (2017), Puzzlehead (2005), A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001), Uncanny (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Questor Tapes (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Project Questor is brainchild of the genius Dr. Vaslovik: he developed plans to build an android super-human. Although he's disappeared and half of his programming tape was erased in the attempt to decode it, his former colleagues continue the ...
Style: psychotronic, twists and turns
Plot: androids, optimism, humanism, army, protector, education, aerial bombardment, hopes, studying, superhuman powers, unlikely friendships, alien robot ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Beyond the Trek (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A deep space mining vessel has been adrift for two years. It is suspected the crew brutally killed each other, but the reason for the bloodbath is unknown. A rescue crew is sent to find if there are any survivors, what happened and why.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, isolation, space station, serial killer, murder mystery, sole survivor, outer space, mutation, stun gun, shot in the back, axe in the head, severed arm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.6
 775
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: man versus machine, a.i., love triangle, obsession, future dystopia, androids and robots, society, chaos, betrayal, technology gone awry, distopia, self discovery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, captivating, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, adoption, a.i., future dystopia, distopia, androids, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood, parents and children ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 6.2
 5K
Uncanny (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For ten years, inventor David Kressen has lived in seclusion with his inventions, including Adam, a robot with incredible lifelike human qualities. When reporter Joy Andrews is given access to their unconventional facility, she is alternately ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: deception, artificial intelligence, scientist, reporter, suprisingly clever, genius, laboratory, androids, escapades, adventure, danger, holding hands ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.5
 360
Veronica 2030 (1999)
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The year is 2030 and two scientists, Felix and Maxine, are about to release their latest creation, Veronica a fully functional pleasure android, out onto the market. Unfortunately, untimely interference from a colleague causes Veronica to be sent ...
Plot: lingerie, androids, geek, nudity (full frontal - brief), simulated sex, dominatrix, threesome, time travel, stripper, nude model, fetish, sex ...
Time: 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Bicentennial Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Richard Martin buys a gift, a new NDR-114 robot. The product is named Andrew by the youngest of the family's children. "Bicentennial Man" follows the life and times of Andrew, a robot purchased as a household appliance programmed to ...
Style: futuristic, melancholic, philosophical, inspirational, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, robot, life philosophy, androids, dystopic future, artificial intelligence, utopia, human nature, self discovery, romance, society, opposites attract ...
Time: future, 21st century, 23rd century, 2040s, 22nd century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.7
 466K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: twist ending, mind bending, futuristic, tense, philosophical ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, isolation, technology, existentialism, manipulation, a.i., human android relationship, robot, androids, cyborgs, psychology, man versus machine ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Pilot Pirx's Inquest (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This movie is about a rocket pilot named Pirx who is hired to go on a mission to evaluate some nonlinears (robots) for use as crewmembers on future space flights. Pirx and his crew, made up of nonlinears and humans, are sent out to launch two ...
Plot: soviet, assassination attempt, mutiny, spacesuit, solar system, spacecraft, androids, space travel, outer space, literature, robot
Time: 70s, future
Place: russia, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 3K
Proximity (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A young NASA JPL scientist is abducted by extraterrestrials but when no one believes his story he becomes obsessed with finding proof which leads him on a journey of discovery.
Style: captivating, mysterious, intellectual, futuristic
Plot: scientist, extraterrestrial, nasa, abduction, science, curiosity, nobody believes, rise to the top, obsessive quest, target, journey, meteorite ...
Place: costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 157
Split (1989)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sci-fi story about a man (Timothy Dwight) on the run from a Big Brother-like security force.
Plot: disguise, computer animation, drugs, hallucinogenic drug, androids, drifter, critic, surrealism, art, drug, conspiracy, cyberpunk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 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: suspenseful, bleak, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, disembodied head, severed head, androids, post apocalypse, super soldier, escapades, a.i., man versus machine, danger, life is a bitch, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Friendship's Death (1987)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A robot messenger (Tilda Swinton) is sent to earth to appeal to humans to live in peace. Originally designed to go to MIT, by mistake she ends up in Amman, Jordan during the Black September riots of 1970. Sullivan, a British journalist, (Bill ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, exciting, suspense
Plot: human android relationship, alien, journalist, reporter, robot, extraterrestrial, politics, air raid, riot, alien contact, passport, dialogue driven ...
Time: 70s
Place: palestine, middle east, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Penitent Man (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Penitent Man tells the story of psychologist Dr. Jason Pyatt, a man devoted to his work - a man torn from his family. With his struggling marriage and mounting bills, Jason is at a crossroads with the life he has chosen and the life he could ...
Plot: toy robot, wormhole, travel, voice recording, shot in the head, hundred dollar bill, mailbox, scientist, flower shop, book, old man, facial scar ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 4K
Fast Color (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman is forced to go on the run when her superhuman abilities are discovered. Years after having abandoned her family, the only place she has left to hide is home.
Plot: female director, scientist, grandmother, mother, recovering drug addict, superhero, capture, daughter, superhuman, drought, family home, countryside ...
Place: midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Alien Within (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Crew of an undersea mining platform falls prey to mysterious and dangerous parasite. The parasite has the ability to affect people's minds, so survivors can't be certain who is safe and who is infected.
Plot: tentacle, scientist, flamethrower, underwater, alien parasite, british man, androids, sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.4
 7K
A.I. Rising (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Serbia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a lonely mission to Alpha Centauri, Milutin is teamed up with Nimani 1345, a female cyborg designed to fulfill his every need. At first thrilled to be able to control her, Sebastian grows tired of having his desires fulfilled so easily. Longing ...
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, sentimental, intellectual
Plot: outer space, artificial intelligence, space mission, corporation, cosmonaut, male female relationship, spacecraft, distopia, androids, trapped in space, love, space station ...
Time: near future, future
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 11K
Extraction (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thomas Jacobs invents a way to watch people's memories from the inside. Going against his morals, he accepts an offer to enter a heroin addict's memories to literally see if he committed a crime. However,a malfunction causes his ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: time loop, memory, murder, disorder, danger, experiment gone awry, supernatural, inventions and discoveries, alternate reality, repeated event, scientist, mind control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Tomorrow's Child (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The wife of a research geneticist agrees to the experimental procedure of a 'test-tube baby' by having her fetus brought to full term in a glass jar in a laboratory.
Style: futuristic
Plot: father, child, equality, loss of control, death by drowning, gene manipulation, faked pregnancy, drowning, mother, childbirth, choice, advanced technology ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Fire in the Sky (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Astronomers discover a comet that they believe will crash into Phoenix, Arizona. They attempt to warn officials, but no one believes them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, disaster movie ...
Plot: astronomer, catastrophe, forces of nature, apocalypse, rivalry, space and aliens, save the world, evil alien, alien encounter, celebrity culture, kidnapping, collision ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The story of the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by members of a radical guerrilla organisation, as seen by the FBI agent in charge of her case.
Plot: kidnapping, fbi agent, ransom, heiress, terrorist group, partisan
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 26K
Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: contemplative, serious, captivating, cult film, light ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, outer space, robot, distopia, environmentalism, fighting the system, greenhouse, biosphere, factory, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 34
The Doll (1962)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An avant-garde political satire that takes place in a mythical country in South America. The dictator has been replaced by a look-alike revolutionary, and the dictator's wife has been replaced by a robot.
Plot: cyborgs, political satire, revolutionary, satire, androids, corruption, assassination, scientist, robot, secret, husband wife relationship, politics ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 8K
Sleight (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young street magician is left to take care of his little sister after his mother's passing and turns to drug dealing in the Los Angeles party scene to keep a roof over their heads. When he gets into trouble with his supplier, his sister is ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: card trick, drugs, heroes, teenage boy, family, vengeance, danger, family relations, survival, couple relations, society, debt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Late for Dinner (1991)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two young men, one in need of medical attention, are cryogenically frozen in the early 1960s. The two are preoccupied with the fact that the police are pursuing them to realise what they are doing. The next thing they know is that they are in a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: afterlife, runaway, fugitives, buddies, romance, best friends, gays and lesbians, on the run, love and romance, misfit, bittersweet, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 31K
Upstream Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man and woman are drawn together, entangled in the lifecycle of an ageless organism. Identity becomes an illusion as they struggle to assemble the loose fragments of wrecked lives.
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, surreal, mind bending ...
Plot: hypnosis, romance, love affair, parasite, drugged, mystery, mind control, tragic love, memory loss, dishonesty, mind game, brainwashing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 2K
Android (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Dr .Daniel and his shy assistant Max lead a quiet life on their space station, carrying out illegal research on androids, until they receive an unwelcome visit from three fugitives one of whom is female. Both Dr. Daniel and Max ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids, space station, spacecraft, escape, runaway, androids and robots, mad scientist, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry, chaos, disorder ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.2
 149
Gangster World (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a futuristic theme park, people interact with androids in mafia gangster scenarios, unleashing their deepest violent and sexual desires on the android characters. A new android, called the Outsider, is spontaneously created and begins to hunt one ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: amusement park, androids, sabotage, gangsters, cyberpunk, sexual fantasy, future dystopia, programmer, chase, martial arts, gangster, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 5K
Iceman (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An anthropologist is brought to an arctic base when explorers discover the body of a prehistoric man who has been frozen in a block of ice for 40,000 years. After thawing the body to perform an autopsy, scientists discover to their amazement a real ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, allegory, earnest ...
Plot: glacier, laboratory, anthropology, caveman, frozen alive, arctic, language barrier, neanderthal, survival, human nature, experiment gone awry, isolation ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, 80s
Place: antarctica, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Terrornauts (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of scientists are kidnapped and taken to an outer space outpost in order to save Earth from destruction.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, outer space, robot, spacecraft, scientist
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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