Movies and TV shows like Mr. Robot

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Mr. Robot (2015)
 8.6
 267K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computers and web, rebellion, hacker, fighting the system, split personality, secret society, crimes, psychological thriller, talking to self, friendship, society, conspiracy, brother sister relationship, revolution, drug addict, hallucination, childhood trauma, mysterious character, workplace situations, multiple storylines, twists & turns, dishonesty, paranoia, hacking, social activism ...
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, crime, danger, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty and investigation mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Mr. Robot: Scorpion (2014), Eye Candy (2015), CSI: Cyber (2015), Able Danger (2008), Red Widow (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 42K
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, light, based on true events ...
Plot: prodigy, computers and web, genius, science, computer genius, problem solving, save the world, heroes, society, partners against crime, friendship, national security ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 6K
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, deadly, looking for love, woman in danger, danger, love and romance, crimes, computers and web, hacker, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 9K
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, entertaining, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, police investigation, profiler, crime, partners against crime, special agents, riddles and clues, computers and web, evidence, partners, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 113
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, rebellion, undercover, politics, cafe, chases and races, life is a bitch, state affairs, uncover truth, computers and web, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.6
 3K
Red Widow (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Marta Walraven's mob husband is brutally murdered, she takes on gangsters and the FBI to unveil the truth about his death. As she digs into this dark underworld, she'll test her own strength, relying on her resourcefulness, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: intrigue, vengeance, dishonesty, family relations, unlikely criminals, parents and children, crimes, death of husband, drug lord, rivalry, suburbs, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 46K
Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nikita will stop at nothing to expose and destroy Division, the secret U.S. agency who trained her as a spy and assassin.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, female killer, female spy, mole, chases and races, spy, killings, working undercover, crimes, secret government organization, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Forgotten (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Forgotten is a television series which premiered on September 22, 2009 on ABC. On November 9, 2009, ABC ordered five additional episodes of the series, bringing the first season's total to eighteen episodes. The final two episodes of The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, emotional, bleak, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, murder, missing person, race against time, who done it, murder investigation, deadly, chases and races, crime, crimes, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 12K
Legends (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Working for the FBI's Deep Cover Operations division, Martin Odum can transform himself into a different person -- whether it's an assignment as a Serbian extremist, a corrupt Chicago police officer, a British special forces colonel, or a ...
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, undercover, working undercover, fbi, government agency, secret identity, espionage, betrayal, state affairs, mysterious character, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, bleak
Plot: murder, hotshot lawyer, crimes, legal, teachers and students, manipulations, law student, court case, defense attorney, college, lgbt, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 16K
Stalker (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A pair of detectives investigate stalkers in Los Angeles. Strong and focused, Lt. Beth Davis is an expert in the field of repeated harassment, driven by personal experience of being a victim. She heads the LAPD's Threat Assessment Unit, which ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: stalking, crimes, lapd, danger, crime investigation, obsession, psychopath, police investigation, deadly, stalker, police detective, name calling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
NCIS: New Orleans (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, government agency, partners, crimes, state affairs, special agents, military, undercover, navy, investigation, army investigation, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.9
 954
Touching Evil (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Returning from a year-long psychological leave of absence after surviving an almost-fatal gunshot wound to the head, Detective David Creegan is assigned to the FBI's Organized and Serial Crime Unit – a rapid-response, elite crime ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: lifesaver, track down, partners against crime, police investigation, murder investigation, crimes, crime, law enforcement, danger, special agents, chases and races, hunt down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, computers and web, crimes, secret agents, state affairs, political corruption, kidnapping, vengeance, dishonesty, fighting the system, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Shades of Blue (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter. But when she's trapped by the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: working undercover, fbi, police corruption, police detective, law enforcement, police investigation, dirty cop, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, moral dilemma, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
My Own Worst Enemy (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: My Own Worst Enemy is an American television drama that aired on NBC in 2008. It premiered on October 13 and ended on December 15 after 9 episodes. The series was produced by Universal Media Studios. Jason Smilovic was the executive producer; David ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, split personality, working undercover, secret agent, undercover, identity crisis, suburbs, adventure, workplace, danger, espionage, alter ego ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Reversible Errors (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A corporate lawyer's interest in a decade-old murder case is piqued by a new confession that could clear the convicted killer, who sits on death row.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, life is a bitch, who done it, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, computers and web, confined, uncover truth, state affairs, crimes, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 2K
Justice (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Justice is an American legal drama produced by Jerry Bruckheimer that aired on Fox in the USA and CTV in Canada. The series also aired on Warner Channel in Latin America, Nine Network in Australia, and on TV2 In New Zealand. It first was broadcast ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, jury, media circus, trial, legal investigation, rivalry, legal, innocence, celebrity culture, courtroom drama, weakness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Flikken Maastricht (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Former Amsterdam police detective Floris Wolfs has been transferred to the police department of the south-Dutch country town Maastricht. His metropolitan experience nicely complements the local expertise of his new country colleagues, who know the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, forensics, female detective, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Without a Trace (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Without a Trace was an American police procedural television drama series that originally ran on CBS from September 26, 2002 to May 19, 2009. The series follows the ventures of a Missing Persons Unit of the FBI in New York City.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, murder, kidnapping, fbi, crime, police investigation, police detective, race against time, track down, crimes, partners against crime, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Complications (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: John Ellis, a disillusioned suburban ER doctor, who finds his existence transformed when he intervenes in a drive-by shooting, saving a young boy's life and killing one of his attackers. When he learns the boy is still marked for death he finds ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: doctor, power relations, life turned upside down, workplace situations, assassination attempt, deadly, suburbs, doctors and patients, self discovery, danger, gang, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 361
Angela's Eyes (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: FBI agent Angela Clinton has the exceptional gift of knowing when someone is lying. She discovered this skill at age 14, when she learned her "average" American parents were actually spies. Attempting to right her parents' wrong, ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: fbi, haunted by the past, investigation, life is a bitch, crime, who done it, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, partners against crime, special agents, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.7
 65K
The Shield (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
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: bleak, tense, exciting, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police corruption, tough law enforcer, mayor, police brutality, gang, law enforcement, profiler, coworker, crime, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hap and Leonard (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A darkly comic swamp noir story of two best friends set in the late 1980s. Based on the novels by Joe R. Lansdale, the series follows Hap Collins, an East Texas white boy with a weakness for Southern women, and Leonard Pine, a gay, black Vietnam vet ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious, bad taste humour ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, partners against crime, bounty hunter, racism, interracial relations, against the rules, crime, fighting crime, society, chase, escapades, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 811
Dragnet (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sgt. Joe Friday and his partner Frank Smith methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, crime, partners against crime, fighting crime, police investigation, crimes, tough law enforcer, society, law enforcement, urban, caucasian, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 19K
Ringer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Ringer is an American television series that initially aired on The CW from September 13, 2011 to April 17, 2012. The series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, who plays twin sisters Bridget Kelly and Siobhan Martin. On May 13, 2011, it was reported that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, stylized
Plot: dishonesty, disappearance, plan gone awry, witnessing a crime, hidden identity, twin sister, blended family, mystery, crimes, haunted by the past, suspicion, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 49K
CSI: Miami (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: CSI: Miami follows Crime Scene Investigators working for the Miami-Dade Police Department as they use physical evidence, similar to their Las Vegas counterparts, to solve grisly murders. The series mixes deduction, gritty subject matter, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, murder, policewoman, danger, crime, investigation, forensics, mystery, riddles and clues, deadly, medical examiner, forensic evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Detective Andrea Cornell is a tough, thorough Homicide Detective who leaves no stone unturned. Her unwavering dedication to her job makes her the most formidable opponent - or a highly valuable ally.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, police investigation, child killer, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, who done it, mystery, life turned upside down, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
American Crime (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An anthology drama focusing on all aspects of the U.S. criminal justice system dealing with crimes committed in America.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: family relations, crimes, courtroom, murder, society, interracial relations, parents and children, racism, legal, tragedy, courtroom drama, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Follow the Money (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 'Deceived' is about economic crime. About what happens to people when greed and ambition corrupts. The series exposeses viewers into economic crimes complex world. In the banks, the stock exchange and in boardrooms.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, hopes, cons and scams, price of justice, corporate crimes, legal investigation, dishonesty, legal, investigation, greed, police detective, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.6
 28K
Blue Bloods (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A drama about a multi-generational family of cops dedicated to New York City law enforcement. Frank Reagan is the New York Police Commissioner and heads both the police force and the Reagan brood. He runs his department as diplomatically as he runs ...
Style: captivating, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police chief, law enforcement, family life, crimes, family relations, police detective, police brutality, family tradition, price of justice, district attorney, police protagonist, female detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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