Movies and TV shows like Mr. Robot

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Mr. Robot (2015)
 8.5
 280K
Mr. Robot (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A contemporary and culturally resonant drama about a young programmer, Elliot, who suffers from a debilitating anti-social disorder and decides that he can only connect to people by hacking them. He wields his skills as a weapon to protect the people that he cares about. Elliot will find himself in the intersection between a cybersecurity firm he works for and the underworld organizations that are recruiting him to bring down corporate America.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computers and web, hacker, secret society, rebellion, split personality, fighting the system, drug addict, crimes, friendship, society, revolution, workplace situations, childhood trauma, psychological thriller, talking to self, mysterious character, conspiracy, brother sister relationship, hallucination, paranoia, hacking, dishonesty, multiple storylines, twists & turns, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Mr. Robot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, law enforcement, crime, partners, deadly, danger and police detective mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Mr. Robot: Scorpion (2014), Eye Candy (2015), Law & Order: LA (2010), CSI: Cyber (2015), Able Danger (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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Scorpion (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, suspenseful, based on true events, realistic ...
Plot: genius, prodigy, computers and web, problem solving, science, computer genius, save the world, danger, society, partners against crime, friendship, nerd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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67%
 7.3
 7K
Eye Candy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tech genius Lindy, convinced by her roommate to begin online dating, begins to suspect that one of her mysterious suitors may be a deadly cyber stalker. When her friends at the elusive cyber-police uncover a potential serial killer in Manhattan, all ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, deadly, looking for love, investigation, murder, computers and web, love and romance, crimes, woman in danger, danger, hacker, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Law & Order: LA (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Law & Order: LA, originally titled Law & Order: Los Angeles, is an American police procedural and legal drama television series set in Los Angeles, where it was produced. Created and produced by Dick Wolf and developed by Blake Masters, it ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: law and order, police investigation, legal action, legal, murder, fighting crime, courtroom drama, courtroom, district attorney, workplace, law enforcement, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 10K
CSI: Cyber (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The FBI's team of Cyber Crime Investigators, headed by Special Agent Avery Ryan, works to solve cases involving the dark-net. Avery, a Special Agent in Charge and esteemed Cyber-Psychologist heads up a team, including Senior Special Agent ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, police investigation, profiler, partners against crime, crime, computers and web, riddles and clues, special agents, evidence, deadly, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Able Danger (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tom Flynn, the idealist owner of a left-leaning radical café/bookstore and the quixotic publisher of a hard hitting 911 conspiracy expose, finds himself entangled with a mysterious Eastern European beauty, Kasia, who is on the run from strong hand ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: neo noir, investigation, cafe, politics, crimes, computers and web, uncover truth, life is a bitch, workplace intrigue, state affairs, chases and races, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 331
Confess (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: political thriller that charts the exploits of disillusioned ex-hacker Terell Lessor. A return to New York, coupled with a humiliating attempt at getting a new job, serves as the catalyst for him to take action against those who slighted him in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: terrorism, secret agents, politics, political intrigue, deadly, political conspiracy, dishonesty, computers and web, state affairs, crimes, society, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
In Plain Sight (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In Plain Sight is an American dramatic television series on USA Network. The series revolves around Mary Shannon, a Deputy United States Marshal attached to the Albuquerque, NM, office of the Federal Witness Security Program, more commonly known as ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, witty, serious
Plot: policewoman, u.s. marshal, danger, testimony, law enforcement, partners against crime, cop witness relations, witnessing a crime, parents and children, chases and races, partners, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.4
 23K
Southland (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Since premiering in 2009, Southland has redefined the police drama with its raw, authentic look at the lives and work of Los Angeles detectives and beat cops. The show centers on four main characters: Officer John Cooper (Cudlitz), a seasoned cop ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: policewoman, rookie, police detective, lapd, police protagonist, fighting crime, peril, crimes, morality, partners against crime, swat, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, porno movie
Plot: murder, police investigation, serial killer, police detective, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, danger, dirty cop, detective inspector, police procedural, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Prime Suspect (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Prime Suspect is an American police procedural television drama series that premiered on NBC on September 22, 2011. It stars Maria Bello as Detective Jane Timoney. The series is a "re-imagining" of the original British series Prime ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, based on british tv series
Plot: homicide detective, police detective, crime, investigator, policewoman, law enforcement, sexism, police station, police investigation, murder, boss, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Wisdom of the Crowd (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A tech innovator creates a cutting-edge crowd-sourcing hub to solve his own daughter's murder, as well as revolutionizing crime solving in San Francisco.
Style: serious, emotional, suspenseful, stylized, thought provoking ...
Plot: investigation, murder, technology, science, gadget, danger, computers and web, laboratory, cyberspace, dialogue
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 4K
Golden Boy (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Golden Boy is an American crime drama series created by Nicholas Wootton, which is produced by Berlanti Television and Warner Bros. Television. CBS placed a series order on May 13, 2012. The series ran on CBS from February 26 to May 14, 2013 and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, rough ...
Plot: police detective, ambition, crime, murder investigation, rise to the top, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, talented, homicide detective, workplace situations, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.3
 111K
Ozark (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A financial adviser drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder $500 million in five years to appease a drug boss.
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, crimes, danger, rivalry, murder, family relations, violence, law enforcement, survival, middle aged woman, cheating wife ...
Place: missouri, mexico, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 528
Cybergeddon (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Story: Cybergeddon follows the story of agent Chloe Jocelyn as she investigates a slew of seemingly unrelated cyber attacks with fellow agent Frank Parker and incarcerated master hacker Chase Rabbit Rosen. Chloe and her team must crack the worldwide ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: hacker, computers and web, special agents, on the run, frame up, apocalypse, chaos, terrorism, urban, danger, chaos and mayhem, fellow agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Power of Few (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Spies, cops and armed children cross paths on a day of danger, mystery and possible transformation. Five unusual characters are unknowingly connected to an extraordinary smuggling operation, as religious conspiracy collides with urban crime.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, society, urban, dishonesty, obsessive quest, crime, drugs/alcohol, mystery, escapades, religions or cults, medicine, vatican
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
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The Handler (2003)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Handler is a crime series created by Canadian writer-producer Chris Haddock, airing in the United States on CBS in the 2003-04 season. The show starred Joe Pantoliano as Joe Renato, an FBI agent assigned to train and handle young undercover ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: fbi, crime, special agents, officers and cadets, law enforcement, working undercover, undercover, government agency, basic training, undercover agent, crime solving, fbi agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The third installment of the “Law & Order” franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes.
Style: clever, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: law and order, murder investigation, power relations, deadly, partners, mind game, crime, workplace situations, murder, judiciary, judge, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 316
Officer Down (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A policewoman unwittingly puts her family in danger when she uncovers corruption in her department.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, deadly, cop as target, crimes, drugs/alcohol, violence spree, crime, uncover truth, life is a bitch, rebellion, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 1K
Kingpin (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rule the family. Control the empire. A Change in power looms imminent in the drug cartel family.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, police corruption, rivalry, crimes, partners, family life, addiction, drug abuse, drug dealing, dishonesty, law enforcement, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, michigan, houston texas, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Hamburg Dockland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Shows the interaction between Hamburg police officers and paramedics.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: crimes, workplace situations, doctors and patients, danger, law enforcement, police, partners, power relations, rescue, workplace, policeman uniform, scolding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 6K
Gang Related (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Every villain has a noble cause, and every hero has a dark side. Detective Ryan Lopez is a rising star in Los Angeles' elite Gang Task Force. What the world doesn't know is that long before Ryan became a cop, he pledged allegiance to a ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, undercover, working undercover, law enforcement, crimes, boss, double life, fighting crime, power struggle, outlaw, police detective, mole ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
In the Face of Crime (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 479 min.
Story: Im Angesicht des Verbrechens is a German television series about the Russian mafia in Berlin. It received high critical acclaim, but the viewer figures were disappointing. It was broadcast by ARTE and Das Erste.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police, criminal heroes, crimes, immigrants, crime, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, prostitute, society, mafia, criminal gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
State of Affairs (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Each day the President is faced with dozens of life and death decisions, and to prioritize the biggest international crises facing the country, one top CIA analyst - Charleston Tucker - assembles the President's Daily Briefing. This list of ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cia, politics, national security, workplace situations, usa president, state affairs, dead son, white house, female protagonist, death, spies, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Kill Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A small group of military veterans sets out to rob a major bank in Pittsburgh. When things go awry, they're forced to take more than a dozen hostages from all walks of life, including a wealthy and powerful businessman's daughter.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, society, rivalry, criminal heroes, robbery, veteran, crime gone awry, police detective, threat, siege, ex military, deal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 1K
Thief (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Andre Braugher stars as Nick Atwater, the leader of a robbery crew balancing his personal life with the planning of a major heist. The crew is being targeted by a relentless cop and the Chinese mafia every step of the way, while Atwater struggles at ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: thief, heist, police detective, corrupt law enforcer, uninhibited rivalry, interracial relations, vicious, the underworld, rivalry, hit and run, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 4K
Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind game, danger, family in danger, crimes, hostages, deadly, society, confined, family relations, racism, murder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.0
 103K
Lie to Me (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The world's leading deception researcher, Dr. Cal Lightman, studies facial expression, body language and tone of voice to determine when a person is lying and why, which helps law enforcement and government agencies uncover the truth. But his ...
Style: clever, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, investigation, uncover truth, deception, talented, research, dishonesty, human nature, crimes, team, crime investigation, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 9.0
 431K
True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: clever, realistic, bleak, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, crime, crimes, partners, partners against crime, investigation, murder, uncover truth, who done it, troubled ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Person of Interest follows former CIA paramilitary operative, John Reese, who is presumed dead and teams up with reclusive billionaire Finch to prevent violent crimes in New York City by initiating their own type of justice. With the special ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, clever, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: surveillance, hacker, partners against crime, computer system, hi-tech, artificial intelligence, crimes, secret, fighting crime, inventions and discoveries, gunfight, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.4
 9K
Backstrom (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Detective Lieutenant Everett Backstrom is a man with no filter. After a five-year exile to the traffic division for offensive behavior, he has returned from disgrace to lead Portland's newly minted S.C.U. Tasked with navigating the city's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, cynical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: workplace, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, crime, police detective, police procedural, french accent, gay friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%