Movies and TV shows like Mr. Robot

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Mr. Robot (2015)
 8.5
 355K
Mr. Robot (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, realistic, psychological thriller, melancholic, serious, bleak, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, computers and web, secret society, split personality, fighting the system, schizophrenia, hacking, rebellion, conspiracy theory, psychotherapy, crimes, drug addict, childhood trauma, computer hacker, society, introvert, friendship, talking to self, paranoia, dishonesty, criminal, mysterious character, danger, workplace situations, psychotherapist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york

Most similar movies to Mr. Robot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, murder and conspiracy mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Mr. Robot: Who Am I (2014), Suskunlar (2012), Takedown (2000), Scorpion (2014), Buster's Mal Heart (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 53K
Who Am I (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world's stage.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: hacker, computers and web, computer cracker, computer, hacking, twists & turns, crime, computer hacker, gang, mind game, deception, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.4
 6K
Suskunlar (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Suskunlar, is a Turkish television drama series based on Lorenzo Carcaterra's 1995 novel of Sleepers.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, haunted by the past, vengeance, buddies, friendship, rivalry, murder, danger, death, friends, crime, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 7K
Takedown (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kevin Mitnick is quite possibly the best hacker in the world. Hunting for more and more information, seeking more and more cyber-trophies every day, he constantly looks for bigger challenges. When he breaks into the computer of a security expert and ...
Style: twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, ironic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hacker, computers and web, crimes, rivalry, mind game, cons and scams, criminal heroes, chase, police investigation, law enforcement, greed, life philosophy ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.1
 50K
Scorpion (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: genius, computer genius, problem solving, prodigy, computers and web, computer hacker, science, boy genius, hacker, save the world, society, national security ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Buster's Mal Heart (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An eccentric mountain man on the run from the local sheriff recalls the mysterious events that brought him to his present fugitive state.
Style: psychological thriller, melancholic, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: mountain man, runaway, shower, bathtub, pursuit, chase, workplace, male protagonist, mysterious character, conspiracy theory, social activism, psychological drama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 9K
Hacker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand, Kazakhstan, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex, an immigrant from Ukraine comes to Canada and becomes involved with an online criminal organization called Darkweb. What starts off as a way to help his parents financially, soon becomes a personal vendetta against the entire banking system, ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, based on true events, entertaining
Plot: hacker, identity theft, black market, fighting the system, cons and scams, money, dishonesty, vengeance, happy ending, secrets, crime gone awry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.4
 212K
Ozark (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, family relations, danger, crimes, rivalry, murder, violence, law enforcement, survival, teenage boy, teenage girl ...
Place: mexico, missouri, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
 2K
The Crash (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the not so distant future, a team of white collar criminals are enlisted by the Federal government to thwart a cyber-attack that threatens to bankrupt the United States of America.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: hacking, computers and web, financial crisis, crimes, dishonesty, government agency, criminal, conspiracy theory, government, hacker, bankrupt, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 4K
Golden Boy (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: police detective, talented, crime, murder investigation, rise to the top, partners against crime, law enforcement, homicide detective, ambition, crimes, success, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 2K
Success (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the intertwining stories of four strangers who are bound together by a violent event.
Style: realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: stranger, society, multiple storylines, friendship, criminal, danger, fighting the system, secret organization, chase, escapades, pursuit, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 11K
CSI: Cyber (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: profiler, federal agent, crime investigation, forensics, crimes, fbi, police investigation, law enforcement, danger, deadly, partners, computers and web ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.9
 10K
Rubicon (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rubicon is an American television series that centers on an intelligence analyst at a national think tank in New York City called the American Policy Institute, who discovers that he may be working with members of a secret society that manipulates ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, undercover, espionage, uncover truth, surveillance, boss, government agency, cia, loner, government facility, deception, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
American Odyssey (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In this "Traffic"-like action drama, an international conspiracy explodes when three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide - a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, graphic violence, family relations, state affairs, society, danger, dishonesty, corporate crimes, left to die, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Shadows over Balkans (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A historical fiction drama and thriller set in the turbulent period of the late 1930s in the Balkans as a place where high politics, local interests, capital and crime all merge together.
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: secret society, police, conspiracy, law enforcement, secret movement, crimes, partner, politician, criminal, police detective, undercover, murder investigation ...
Time: 1920s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 2K
Salamander (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A police inspector investigates the robbery of 66 safe deposit boxes at a private bank in Brussels.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: police, law enforcement, crime, crimes, police investigation, secret movement, police detective, honest law enforcer, dishonesty, secret agenda, robbery, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.2
 2K
Metástasis (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Colombian remake of the U.S. TV show Breaking Bad. After he is diagnosed with cancer, Walter Blanco teams up with José Miguel Rosas in order to sell crystal meth.
Style: rough, realistic, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: terminal illness, hidden identity, master criminal, drug dealing, couple relations, unlikely criminals, partners, unlikely partners, stash, criminal heroes, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Robbery Homicide Division (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Robbery Homicide Division was an American police procedural television series on CBS, created by Barry Schindel with executive producer Michael Mann. Schindel has been nominated for three Emmy Awards.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, police, fighting crime, police investigation, crime, workplace situations, society, law enforcement, crimes, workplace, murder, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 60
419 (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a New York City actor loses everything to an internet scam based in South Africa, his two best friends take him to Cape Town to track down the scammer. With the help of a charismatic local, their search begins promisingly, leading them into ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, danger, criminal, search, scam, friend, hostage, money, crime, girlfriend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
The Good Shepherd (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: CHRISTIAN SLATER plays a worldly and urbane priest who is forced to challenge his comfortable existence as an ecclesiastical spin-doctor when he comes to believe in the innocence of a young priest accused of murder. His only ally, a journalist, is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: church, murder, false accusation, courtroom drama, priest, amateur detective, investigation, fighting the system, uncover truth, rebellion, life is a bitch, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 7K
Eye Candy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, investigation, woman in danger, missing person, looking for love, love and romance, computers and web, crimes, deadly, murder, hacker, cybercrime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
11%
 8.7
 76K
The Shield (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The story of an inner-city Los Angeles police precinct where some of the cops aren't above breaking the rules or working against their associates to both keep the streets safe and their self-interests intact.
Style: tense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police corruption, police brutality, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, partners, crimes, dishonesty, murder, mayor, gang, peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.0
 13K
The Fool (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Fool is a movie about a simple plumber. An honest man, he is up against an entire system of corrupted bureaucrats. At stake are the lives of 800 inhabitants of an old dorm that is at risk of collapsing within the span of the night.
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: fighting the system, injustice, society, dishonesty, corruption, rebellion, small town, moral dilemma, russian, violence, courage, apartment building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.8
 313
Guns (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A high profile arms dealer comes under increased police scrutiny when his teenage son is implicated in the murder of a senator's father. British expatriate Paul Duguid (Colm Feore) is an international arms dealer accredited by numerous ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: society, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, who to trust, family relations, city life, police detective, arms dealer, gangsters, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 4K
The Code (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Code is a drama series which tells tells the story of two brothers who discover some information that those at the highest levels of political power are determined to keep secret.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: uncover truth, political conspiracy, dishonesty, state affairs, brother brother relationship, family relations, conspiracy, siblings relations, sibling relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
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, tense, serious, porno movie
Plot: police investigation, murder, serial killer, police detective, danger, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, detective inspector, dirty cop, police procedural, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 402
Salvation (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A young law student finds his strongly held ideals clashing with the work he has to undertake, leading to a crisis of confidence in this 2001 Bollywood feature from director Ashok Mehta.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, law enforcement, life is a bitch, legal, rebellion, dishonesty, crimes, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.1
 29K
Damages (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: clever, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: trial, lawyer, court, female lawyer, murder, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, corporate crimes, manipulation, power relations, manipulations, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.2
 4K
Black Widow (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Carmen, the daughter of a notorious Amsterdam drug lord, reluctantly takes charge of the family's smuggling business in order to clear her husband's debts.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: mafia, organized crime, life turned upside down, unlikely criminals, danger, crimes, parents and children, single parent, fear, widow widower, the underworld, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, amsterdam, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.6
 436
One Eyed King (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Residents of Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen attempt to balance family and friendship against the harsh street life that unfolds around them
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, gang, crimes, crime, gangster, irish american, irish mob
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.1
 829
The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about a deaf girl who witnesses the audacious murder of a policewoman.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, danger, police detective, dishonesty, organized crime, police corruption, corruption, witnessing a crime, crimes, mute or deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%