Movies and TV shows like Continuum

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Continuum (2012)
 7.6
 59K
Continuum (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, time traveler, heroine, getting home, alternate timeline, time paradox, time machine, terrorist group, policewoman, hopes, fish out of water, law enforcer, existence paradox, police detective, fighting crime, partners against crime, secret, crimes, rebel, imaginary, shooting, con artists ...
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, exciting, serious and tense films and TV series with plots about time travel, danger, imaginary, changing the past or future, chases and races, time machine and time traveler mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Continuum: Travelers (2016), 12 Monkeys (2015), Fringe (2008), Person of Interest (2011), Predestination (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 50K
Travelers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: time traveler, time paradox, time travel, time machine, sent to the past, post apocalypse, changing the future, teamwork, police detective, undercover, artificial intelligence, legend ...
Time: future
Place: north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.7
 43K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, futuristic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, time machine, epidemic, post apocalypse, sent to the past, plague, virus, apocalypse, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 228K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
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, mad scientist, special agents, scientist, fbi, experiment, alternate dimension, investigation, creature, top secret, danger, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, hi-tech, partners against crime, hacker, computer system, computer genius, mysterious character, computers and web, crimes, privacy invasion, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 268K
Predestination (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, surprise ending, mind bending, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time loop, plot twist, time machine, changing the past or future, sent to the past, mysterious character, transsexual, destiny, mission, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, year 1992, year 1963, year 1964, year 1945 ...
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 552K
Looper (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past where a looper, a ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, neo noir, thought provoking, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, time paradox, hitman, changing the past or future, destiny, sent to the past, mafia, tragedy, on the run, self sacrifice, escape ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: usa, shanghai china, kansas, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 28K
Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, witty, stylized, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, time machine, adventure, impersonating, fish out of water, sent to the past, getting home, experiment gone awry, partners, hologram, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 49K
Almost Human (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, partners, hi-tech, police detective, a.i., fighting crime, future dystopia, police partner, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, androids, buddy cop ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time machine, changing the past or future, time loop, teleportation, teenage life, inventions and discoveries, time, high school, teenage love, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2014 ...
Place: usa, woodstock, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.5
 13K
Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, murder, redemption, serial killer, ham radio, twists & turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.2
 78K
11.22.63 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, stylized, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time traveler, assassination, altering history, kennedy assassination, time, twists & turns, surveillance, stephen king, murder, historical event ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1960s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 611
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, deadly, murder, curses spells and rituals, oracle, time machine, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 785
Lifeline (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: What if you could use time travel to save your life? Welcome to "LIFELINE," the new YouTube Red Original Series about the Lifeline insurance agency, whose specially trained agents jump forward in time to prevent the deaths of their clients.
Style: tense, futuristic, non-linear, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time jump, time warp, danger, destiny, hi-tech, sent to the past, job, adventure, saving a life, changing lives ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 325K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, supernatural power, speed, time travel, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, save the day, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: intense, twists and turns, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, terrorism, danger, heroic mission, time machine, foreknowledge, special agents, surveillance, crimes, attack, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.3
 106K
Orphan Black (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, serious, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: lesbian, strong female character, uncover truth, family relations, top secret, killings, cloning, shooting, lesbian relationship, boyfriend, lookalikes, off the grid ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 4K
Seven Days (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, top secret, secret place, ex military, teleportation, alien encounter, cult, military base, heroic mission, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Time Tunnel (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, homoerotic
Plot: time travel, time machine, fish out of water, portal, titanic, changing the past or future, race against time, experiment gone awry, cult, contact, disorder, failed attempt ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968, 1910s, 60s, near future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 3.4
 906
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, changing the past or future, danger, time machine, killer robot, imaginary, hopes, assassination attempt, chase, deadly, back in time ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, imaginary, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, time portal, deadly creature, monster, time warp, time loop, time paradox ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, killer robot, cyborgs, androids and robots, nuclear holocaust, terminator, changing the past or future, sent to the past, robot vs. robot, man versus machine, escapades, flash forward ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, serious, clever
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, friendship, fish out of water, sent to the past, young heroes, imaginary, changing the past or future, youth, chases and races, escapades, hopes ...
Time: 1990s, future, 90s, year 1990, 20th century
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
 3K
Odyssey 5 (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, astronaut, changing the past or future, save the world, nasa, post apocalypse, space and aliens, heroic mission, imaginary, danger, heroes, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
95ers: 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: exciting, tense, serious, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: precognition, time travel, changing the past or future, mystery, good versus evil, race against time, law enforcement, superhuman powers, danger, rivalry, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: future, year 2003
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
5ive Days to Midnight (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
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: time travel, changing the past or future, murder, mystery, investigation, race against time, danger, law enforcement, deadly, destiny, dishonesty, physicist ...
Time: future, year 1994, year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.8
 20
Osiris (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
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, suspense, tense, cliffhanger
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, heroes, supernatural, partners against crime, partners, supernatural ability, law enforcement, crimes, unlikely partners, uncover truth, immortality, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
 302K
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, exciting, suspenseful, tricky, confusing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, investigation, deja vu, changing the past or future, police investigation, terrorism, special agents, danger, foreknowledge, twists & turns, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.2
 965
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, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, soldier, danger, wormhole, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, one man army, survival ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s, year 1992, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 484
Black Scorpion (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Black Scorpion is an action-crime TV series that aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in 2001 and in Canada on Space in 2002. The series is based on two Roger Corman movies, Black Scorpion, and the sequel Black Scorpion II: Aftershock. The show focuses on a ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superheroine, secret identity, female protagonist, superhuman powers, fighting crime, good versus evil, vigilantism, rivalry, crimes, undercover, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 21K
Killjoys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, futuristic, witty ...
Plot: space travel, bounty hunter, outer space, adventure, space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, danger, distant planet, spacecraft, society, chase ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%