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Continuum (2012)
 7.6
 57K
Continuum (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The series centers on the conflict between a group of rebels from the year 2077 who time-travel to Vancouver, BC, in 2012, and a police officer who accidentally accompanies them. In spite of being many years early, the rebel group decides to continue its violent campaign to stop corporations of the future from replacing governments, while the police officer endeavours to stop them without revealing to anyone that she and the rebels are from the future.
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, changing the past or future, computer genius, hopes, getting home, policewoman, time machine, time paradox, existence paradox, fish out of water, fighting crime, partners against crime, terrorist group, crimes, danger, alternate timeline, police detective, shooting, young woman, heroine, secret, police officer, bring down, strong female presence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, vancouver

Most similar movies to Continuum

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and suspense films and TV series with plots about time travel, imaginary, danger, changing the past or future, chases and races, hopes and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Continuum: Travelers (2016), Person of Interest (2011), Fringe (2008), Orphan Black (2013), 12 Monkeys (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 41K
Travelers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Hundreds of years from now, the last surviving humans discover the means of sending consciousness back through time, directly into people in the 21st century. These "travelers" assume the lives of seemingly random people, while secretly ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: time traveler, time paradox, time travel, post apocalypse, time machine, sent to the past, teamwork, undercover, police detective, hopes, mind control, alternate timeline ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, artificial intelligence, partners against crime, hacker, computer system, hi-tech, crimes, fighting crime, computer genius, characters in danger, privacy invasion, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.4
 214K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, scientist, mad scientist, special agents, investigation, fbi, paranormal activity, experiment, creature, danger, top secret, alternate reality ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 97K
Orphan Black (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: strong female character, top secret, uncover truth, family relations, killings, lookalikes, conspiracy, lesbian relationship, shooting, boyfriend, escape, lesbian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 38K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, tense, intense, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, virus, sent to the past, plague, apocalypse, chaos, epidemic, save the world, post apocalypse, race against time ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 12K
Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, investigation, police detective, father daughter relationship, danger, destiny, ham radio, murder, redemption, serial killer, twists & turns ...
Time: year 1996, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 25K
Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: exciting, witty, stylized, captivating, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, time machine, adventure, impersonating, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, partners, sent to the past, hologram, getting home, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Project Almanac (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, time paradox, teenage life, time, high school, friendship, teenager, time loop, youth, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2014 ...
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, woodstock
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.0
 47K
Almost Human (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Almost Human is an American science fiction/crime drama on Fox. In 2048, the uncontrollable evolution of science and technology has caused crime rates to rise an astounding 400%. To combat this, the overwhelmed police force has implemented a new ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, androids and robots, partners, a.i., fighting crime, future dystopia, hi-tech, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, imaginary, law enforcer, partners against crime ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 1K
Rewind (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Revolves around a team of military field operatives and civilian scientists who must use untested technology to travel back in time to alter past events in order to change the future and avoid a devastating terrorist attack. Feature length pilot for ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, intense, tense, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, terrorism, danger, changing the past or future, heroic mission, time machine, foreknowledge, special agents, crimes, investigation, surveillance, attack ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 38K
Alcatraz (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Alcatraz is an American television series created by Elizabeth Sarnoff, Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt, and produced by J. J. Abrams and Bad Robot Productions. The series premiered on Fox on January 16, 2012, as a mid-season replacement. ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: prison, time travel, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, police investigation, alcatraz, disappearance, island, warden, manhunt, prison life ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 3K
Seven Days (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: "Ever wish you could live your last week all over again? Well, my name's Frank B. Parker, and I do it all the time. I work for a secret government project experimenting in time travel. When things really get screwed up, I'm the guinea ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, warp speed, military base, undercover, heroes, secret agents, state affairs, imaginary, escapades, space and aliens, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series picks up four years after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day with John and Sarah Connor trying to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, changing the past or future, terminator, escapades, heroes, man versus machine, danger, unstoppable, fate of humanity, computer system, shooting, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.4
 830
Future X-Cops (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cop travels back in time to take on a corporation that's out to eliminate a doctor who has created a new technology which can break up the monopoly on a energy resources.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: time travel, terrorism, danger, time machine, changing the past or future, imaginary, hopes, deadly, assassination attempt, killer robot, chase, back in time ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Time Tunnel (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Time Tunnel is a 1966–1967 U.S. color science fiction TV series, written around a theme of time travel adventure. The show was creator-producer Irwin Allen's third science fiction television series, released by 20th Century Fox and ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, homoerotic
Plot: time machine, time travel, fish out of water, titanic, hopes, adventure, changing the past or future, getting home, imaginary, experiment gone awry, chases and races, cult ...
Time: 60s, 1910s, near future, 1960s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 994
Time Runners (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Time is unraveling, paradoxes are everywhere, and strangers with terrifying technologies are on the hunt. A thrilling, original, ultra indie full-length sci-fi movie that is the story of Sally Biggs, an FBI agent who has the power to rewind time. ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: precognition, good versus evil, time travel, race against time, changing the past or future, mystery, superhuman powers, danger, woman in danger, imaginary, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: future, year 2003
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.4
 3K
Odyssey 5 (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Odyssey 5 is a Canadian science fiction series that first ran in 2002 on Showtime in the United States and on Space in Canada. Odyssey 5 is the brainchild of Manny Coto, who served as a script-writer and executive producer during the series run. ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: astronaut, time travel, changing the past or future, save the world, nasa, post apocalypse, space and aliens, race against time, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.5
 512
Nostradamus (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A medieval cult travels to the 20th centrury and kills people, in an attempt to bring about the end of the world. The policeman Michael Nostrand must stop them, but what does his fate truly hold?
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, police investigation, police detective, supernatural, danger, serial killer, murder, deadly, curses spells and rituals, oracle, time machine, reluctant partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 67K
11.22.63 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An English teacher travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he has made in a bygone era.
Style: stylized, suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, assassination, kennedy assassination, time, time traveler, surveillance, murder, conspiracy, twists & turns, historical event, altering history ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 50s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.0
 9K
Journeyman (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: This mystery-drama revolves around a newspaper reporter named Dan Vasser who suddenly begins to travel through time to change the lives of those around him. When his travels reunite him with his long-lost fiancée Livia, life with his present-day ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, atmospheric
Plot: time travel, reporter, sent to the past, scientist, journalist, police officer, disappearance, mission, destiny, righting the wronged, changing lives, existence paradox ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, changing the past or future, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero, danger, superhuman powers, psychic, transformation, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, moscow russia, china, washington d.c., new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
5ive Days to Midnight (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: A physicist discovers a briefcase containing postdated documents and evidence which indicate he will die five days in the future.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, murder, investigation, mystery, danger, destiny, race against time, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, physicist ...
Time: future, year 1994, year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.2
 17
Osiris (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The series follows the title character "Osiris", a man with an eternally extended warranty on life. He can never stay dead. If killed, he resurrects in EXACTLY 37 minutes, every time. He has three centuries of knowledge, speaks 16 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, cliffhanger
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, heroes, crimes, uncover truth, partners against crime, partners, law enforcement, unlikely partners, supernatural ability, immortality, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 26K
Heroes Reborn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The supernatural phenomenon begins again with a fresh crop of inspiring heroes who take on the ultimate struggle between those with extraordinary abilities and those with nefarious motives to hunt and harness their powers. Epic adventures await ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, danger, save the world, good versus evil, psychic, heroic mission, imaginary, heroes, changing the past or future, superhero, time travel, villain ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.3
 845
Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, soldier, danger, wormhole, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, survival, one man army ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.0
 286K
Deja Vu (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Called in to recover evidence in the aftermath of a horrific explosion on a New Orleans ferry, Federal agent Doug Carlin gets pulled away from the scene and taken to a top-secret government lab that uses a time-shifting surveillance device to help ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, changing the past or future, investigation, terrorism, deja vu, police investigation, danger, special agents, foreknowledge, twists & turns, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Girl from Tomorrow is an Australian children's television series created by Film Australia. The series is based around Alana, a girl from the year 3000. At the start of the series, she is kidnapped by Silverthorn, a criminal from the year ...
Style: exciting, captivating, clever, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, friendship, time machine, time travel, time traveler, sent to the past, young heroes, laser, teleportation, danger, youth, kids in trouble ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, year 1990, 90s, future
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 241K
Predestination (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Predestination chronicles the life of a Temporal Agent sent on an intricate series of time-travel journeys designed to prevent future killers from committing their crimes. Now, on his final assignment, the Agent must stop the one criminal that has ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, stylized, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time machine, time loop, changing the past or future, destiny, sent to the past, mysterious character, terrorism, mission, transsexual, special agents ...
Time: 20th century, year 1985, year 1992, year 1970, 90s ...
Place: usa, new york, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 20K
Killjoys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: An action-packed adventure series following a fun-loving, hard living trio of interplanetary bounty hunters (a.k.a. Killjoys) sworn to remain impartial as they chase deadly warrants around the Quad, a system of planets on the brink of revolution.
Style: exciting, captivating, witty, semi serious, futuristic ...
Plot: space travel, adventure, outer space, imaginary, bounty hunter, danger, space and aliens, escapades, distant planet, spacecraft, chase, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, Primeval: New World follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal anomalies and battles both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, imaginary, dangerous animal, escapades, danger, deadly creature, monster, time portal, sea monster, bird attack, babe scientist
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%