Movies like Runaway

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Runaway (1984)
 5.8
 13K
Runaway (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to create killer robots... and his son becomes a target.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized, surprise ending, neo noir, futuristic, humorous ...
Plot: robot, chase, killer robot, revenge, murder, conspiracy, technology, police investigation, crimes, androids and robots, graphic violence, life is a bitch, creator, terminator, escapades, rivalry, society, law enforcement, technophobia, master villain, future dystopia, cop as target, uncontrollable, police, computer ...
Time: future, near future, 80s
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to Runaway

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and futuristic films with plots about violence, gun, chase, murder, death, gunfight and brawl mostly in Thriller, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Runaway: Looker (1981), Minority Report (2002), Demolition Man (1993), Virtuosity (1995), I, Robot (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
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Looker (1981)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Plastic surgeon Larry Roberts performs a series of minor alterations on a group of models who are seeking perfection. The operations are a resounding success. But when someone starts killing his beautiful patients, Dr. Roberts becomes suspicious and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: plastic surgeon, murder, model, investigation, disorder, dishonesty, mind game, amateur detective, crimes, technology gone awry, conspiracy, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california, beverly hills, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 540K
Minority Report (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another investigator targets him for a murder charge.
Style: futuristic, neo noir, exciting, suspense, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, murder, foreknowledge, precognition, frame up, psychic, law enforcer, police investigation, graphic violence, perfect crime, fugitives ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 172K
Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, utopia, future dystopia, martial arts, crime fighter, dystopic future, police, good versus evil, one man army, betrayal, underground ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, year 1996, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 30K
Virtuosity (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Centre (LETAC) has developed SID version 6.7: a Sadistic, Intelligent, and Dangerous virtual reality entity which is synthesized from the personalities of more than 150 serial killers, and only one man can ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, good versus evil, cyberpunk, virtual reality, androids, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, cyborgs, graphic violence, technology gone awry, future dystopia, real world ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.1
 529K
I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, androids and robots, cyborgs, a.i., technology gone awry, man versus machine, cyberpunk, hi-tech, distopia, human versus robot ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.2
 16K
Vice (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Julian Michaels has designed the ultimate resort: VICE, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think and feel like humans. When an artificial becomes self-aware and escapes, ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: androids and robots, a.i., artificial intelligence, humanoid robot, resort, virtual reality, escapades, adventure, chase, on the run, investigation, mercenary ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 225K
RoboCop (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, police, superhuman powers, tough law enforcer, graphic violence, robot, haunted by the past, inventions and discoveries, crime fighter, tough guy, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: detroit, usa, china, washington d.c., pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 6K
Nemesis (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, chaos is rampant as 'information terrorists' threaten to destroy order in society. Alex is a part-man, part-machine LAPD cop who is the best at what he does. When one of the terrorists calls him a machine, Alex questions his ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, terrorism, future dystopia, conspiracy, chaos, man versus machine, battles, police detective, law enforcement, superhuman powers, rivalry ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: usa, los angeles, new mexico, brazil, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, hitman, on the run, rivalry, rescue, chase, robot, androids and robots, future dystopia, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 16K
Freejack (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Time-traveling bounty hunters find a doomed race-car driver in the past and bring him to 2009 New York, where his mind will be replaced with that of a terminally ill billionaire.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, chase, future dystopia, murder, fish out of water, lovers reunited, investigation, on the run, bounty hunter, post apocalypse, immortality, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, 90s, 2000s, year 2009, year 1991 ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 9K
Wedlock (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A male prison escapee heads for his hidden loot electronically attached to a female prisoner.
Style: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, betrayal, on the run, heist, prison, prisoner, manhunt, crimes, life is a bitch, partners, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 719
Digital Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An out-of-control robot is inadvertently set loose in a small community, and a crack squad of soldiers are sent to hunt it down. Gradually, the members of the squad begin to suspect that some of them are robots.
Style: bleak, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: soldier, heroes, terminator, robot, life is a bitch, androids and robots, escapades, society, man versus machine, a.i., terrorism, rivalry ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 42K
Brick Mansions (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a dystopian Detroit, grand houses that once housed the wealthy are now homes of the city's most-dangerous criminals. Surrounding the area is a giant wall to keep the rest of Detroit safe. For undercover cop Damien Collier, every day is a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: parkour, ghetto, undercover cop, race against time, undercover, martial arts, gunfight, master criminal, crimes, gang, law enforcement, atomic bomb ...
Time: future, 2010s, near future
Place: detroit, new orleans, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 50K
RoboCop 3 (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The mega corporation Omni Consumer Products is still bent on creating their pet project, Delta City, to replace the rotting city of Detroit. Unfortunately, the inhabitants of the area have no intention of abandoning their homes simply for desires of ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, cyberpunk, killer robot, corporate crime, rebellion, police, police officer, distopia, escapades, law enforcement, fighting crime ...
Time: future, near future, 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 190K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: revenge, one man army, frame up, murder, on the run, runaway, kidnapping, framed for murder, chase, crimes, confined, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, europe, california, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 15K
Alien Nation (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: benign alien, discrimination, culture clash, murder, friendship, crimes, reluctant partners, fish out of water, buddies, law enforcement, opposites attract, partners ...
Time: future, year 1991, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 252K
Total Recall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, post apocalypse, cyberpunk, dystopic future, secret agents, memory loss, double agent, killer robot, fictional reality, rebel, conspiracy ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 71K
Strange Days (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: cyberpunk, murder, police brutality, virtual reality, protest, chaos, haunted by the past, uncover truth, prostitute, private detective, white male black female relationship, police ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, year 1999
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.6
 35K
Exit Wounds (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unorthodox techniques -- and soon finds himself reassigned to the toughest district in Detroit. When he discovers a group of detectives ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, chase, kidnapping, betrayal, drug dealing, police, police investigation, aikido, crimes, master criminal, fighting the system, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 663
Firepower (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the year 2007, crime has risen at an exponential rate. Once highly populated metropolises such as Los Angeles are no longer inhabitable. These cities have transformed into "Hell Zones," ruled by violent street gangs. The Hell Zone, ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, martial arts, murder, gang, katana, theater, working undercover, tough heroes, rivalry, law enforcement, good versus evil, criminal heroes ...
Time: future, near future, year 2006, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 146K
S.W.A.T. (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Hondo Harrelson recruits Jim Street to join an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department. Together they seek out more members, including tough Deke Kay and single mom Chris Sanchez. The team's first big assignment is to escort crime boss ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: swat team, police brutality, basic training, sniper, crimes, tough law enforcer, partners, law enforcement, siege, master criminal, drug lord, squad ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, north america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 370K
Face/Off (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist and gather details about a bombing plot. When the terrorist escapes custody, he undergoes surgery to look like the agent so he can get close to the agent's ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, master criminal, fbi, revenge, special agents, hidden identity, undercover, arch villain, mexican standoff, prison, race against time, bomb ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent (Wilson) battles an arms dealer who is creating a cyborg army.
Style: serious, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, special agents, martial arts, kidnapping, adventure, law enforcement, terrorism, government agency, save the world, escapades, journalism ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Welcome to the Punch (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When notorious criminal Jacob Sternwood is forced to return to London, it gives detective Max Lewinsky one last chance to take down the man he's always been after.
Style: twists and turns, stylized, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, conspiracy, police corruption, police detective, criminal, heist, crimes, law enforcement, criminal heroes, assassin, organized crime, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, iceland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 62K
Takers (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, armored car robbery, thief, tough guy, armored car, robbery, police brutality, bank, crimes, theft, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 31K
Cyborg (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A martial artist hunts a killer in a plague-infested urban dump of the future.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, post apocalypse, future dystopia, chase, martial arts, chaos, one man army, plague, tough heroes, mortal combat, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019, 80s
Place: new york, georgia, usa, atlanta georgia, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, man versus machine, time travel, androids and robots, killer robot, post apocalypse, chase, human android relationship, heroes, mission, time paradox, artificial intelligence ...
Time: future, year 1997, year 1984, 2010s, 2020s ...
Place: los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, revenge, murder, chase, investigation, martial arts, gangsters, car chase, death in the family, track down, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 86K
RoboCop 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a successful deployment of the Robocop Law Enforcement unit, OCP sees its goal of urban pacification come closer and closer, but as this develops, a new narcotic known as "Nuke" invades the streets led by God-delirious leader Cane. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, cyberpunk, killer robot, robot, law enforcement, police, police officer, crimes, corporate crime, experiment gone awry, haunted by the past ...
Time: future, 21st century, 90s, near future, 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 15K
Replicant (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Scientists create a genetic clone of a serial killer in order to help catch the killer, teaming up with two cops.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, cloning, martial arts, serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, genetic engineering, government agency, rivalry, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, seattle, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%