Movies and TV shows like Orphan Black

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Orphan Black (2013)
 8.3
 92K
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: uncover truth, family relations, top secret, boyfriend, cloning, shooting, killings, secret, lookalikes, young woman, supernatural, characters in danger, experiment, strong female character, woman in danger, mystery, suicide, faked death, orphan, danger, dishonesty, victim, siblings relations, escape, heroine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada

Most similar movies to Orphan Black

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, mystery, supernatural, investigation, imaginary, escapades and murder mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Orphan Black: The Blacklist (2013), Sense8 (2015), Lost Girl (2010), Under the Dome (2013), Torchwood (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 154K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Raymond "Red" Reddington, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, surrenders in person at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI have the same interests: bringing down dangerous criminals and terrorists. In ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, clever, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, secret, special agents, master criminal, intrigue, investigation, mind game, danger, manipulations, crimes, unlikely partners, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 125K
Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: One gunshot, one death, one moment out of time that irrevocably links eight minds in disparate parts of the world, putting them in each other's lives, each other's secrets, and in terrible danger. Ordinary people suddenly reborn as ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lgbt, supernatural, love affair, danger, survival, imaginary, chases and races, sex scene, mind control, supernatural ability, sexuality, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, mumbai india, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 27K
Lost Girl (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who ...
Style: sexy, exciting, captivating, serious, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, femme fatale, seduction, werewolf, supernatural ability, love triangle, imaginary, temptation, victim, lgbt, private detective, crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 96K
Under the Dome (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Under the Dome is based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. It tells the story of the residents of the small town of Chester's Mill in Maine, where a massive, transparent, indestructible dome suddenly cuts them off from the rest of ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: trapped, supernatural, isolation, life turned upside down, small town, survival, society, danger, separated, human existence, small town life, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 36K
Torchwood (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. The series is a spin-off from the 2005 revival of the long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who. Torchwood follows the exploits of a small team of alien ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: special agents, supernatural, paranormal investigation, heroic mission, homosexual, investigation, team, heroes, adventure, alien encounter, escapades, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 25K
The Event (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.
Style: mind bending, serious, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, conspiracy, government agency, mystery, investigation, government facility, cia, state affairs, chases and races, nobody believes, buried truth, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 8K
Hunted (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Samantha Hunter suspects someone within the private intelligence agency she works at tried to kill her and she seeks to uncover the person behind it.
Style: tense, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: undercover, spy, female spy, top secret, espionage, off the grid, running, betrayal, who to trust, danger, coworker, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, changing the past or future, terminator, escapades, heroes, man versus machine, danger, shooting, unstoppable, computer system, fate of humanity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 37K
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, disappearance, alcatraz, island, prison life, manhunt, police investigation, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.4
 205K
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, fbi, investigation, mad scientist, special agents, scientist, paranormal activity, danger, creature, research, experiment, top secret ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
 54K
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 ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, computer genius, changing the past or future, hopes, getting home, policewoman, time machine, secret, existence paradox, fish out of water, fighting crime ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Pretender: Island of the Haunted (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Through a series of bizarre circumstances, Jarod and Miss Parker find themselves trapped together on a strange island in a life and death situation, out of which come some of the most important revelations about their pasts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: curses spells and rituals, chases and races, life is a bitch, imaginary, save the day, secret place, mystery, escapades, legends and myths, uncover truth, getting along, mysterious place ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, female killer, female spy, mole, chases and races, spy, killings, working undercover, crimes, secret government organization, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 26K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, crimes, experiment, danger, superhuman powers, psychic, mind control, enemy, government agency, supernatural, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Witches of East End (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Melissa de la Cruz's best-selling novel, "Witches of East End" centers on the adventures of Joanna Beauchamp and her two adult daughters Freya and Ingrid -- both of whom unknowingly are their family's next generation of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, immortality, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, secret, family relations, evil force, siblings relations, family secret, foreknowledge, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.7
 181K
The X-Files (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, fbi, ufo, investigation, space and aliens, paranormal activity, special agents, paranormal investigation, mysterious place, top secret, obsession, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century ...
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.0
 51K
Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, small town, apocalypse, chaos, secret, conspiracy, isolation, leadership, courage, danger, mystery, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Masters of Science Fiction (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Masters of Science Fiction is an American television anthology series by the same creators as Masters of Horror. The show debuted on ABC on August 4, 2007 at 10PM for a run of four episodes. It was originally scheduled to run in six parts, but two ...
Style: mind bending, offbeat, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: cure, danger, genetic engineering, imaginary, space and aliens, supernatural, anthology, outer space, alien, nuclear weapon, iraq war, death penalty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 5K
Threshold (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Threshold was a science fiction drama television series that first aired on CBS in September 2005. Produced by Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer and David Heyman, the series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric
Plot: evil alien, top secret, infected, alien invasion, encounter, contact, government agency, government facility, hallucinations, genetically altered, human existence, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 23K
Caprica (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set 58 years before Battlestar Galactica, Caprica follows two rival families - the Graystones and the Adamas - as they grow, compete, and thrive in the vibrant world of the peaceful 12 Colonies, living in a society close to our own. Entangled in the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: artificial intelligence, sacrifice, man versus machine, androids and robots, fate of humanity, escapades, danger, family life, computer genius, outer space, alien planet, surgery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.5
 35K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: offbeat, mind bending, atmospheric, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: scientist, conspiracy, politician, secret, fear, dishonesty, danger, who to trust, crimes, mysterious character, buried truth, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 8K
The Triangle (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A group of people haunted by their experiences within the Bermuda Triangle band together to confront its truths.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bermuda triangle, supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, adventure, mystery, missing person, ghost, danger, ocean or sea, journalism, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic ocean, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, youth, telekinesis, young heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, track down, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 57K
Flashforward (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When the entire world blacks out for two minutes and seventeen seconds, everyone sees a flash of their own future 6 months from the present. For some, the future is hopeful, while for others, it is unexpected. For a few, it doesn't seem to ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: foreknowledge, uncover truth, investigation, fbi, dreams, destiny, supernatural, partners, law enforcement, fate of humanity, coworker, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Orange Is the New Black (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A crime she committed in her youthful past sends Piper Chapman to a women's prison, where she trades her comfortable New York life for one of unexpected camaraderie and conflict in an eccentric group of fellow inmates.
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, prison life, prison, life turned upside down, women in prison, lesbian relationship, drugs/alcohol, fish out of water, gender, abuse, confined, russian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian science fiction drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes over four seasons from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening ...
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: paranormal activity, supernatural ability, paranormal investigation, ufo, uncover truth, buried truth, mystery, danger, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, deadly, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s, turn of the century, 2000s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 78K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized ...
Plot: future dystopia, apocalypse, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, chaos, society, chases and races, danger, worldwide chaos, escapades, parents and children ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
 40K
The 4400 (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: 4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: special agents, investigation, missing person, danger, psychic, quarantine, time travel, powerful corporation, fate of humanity, government agency, crimes, healing power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.6
 27K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, serious, entertaining, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret, supernatural ability, experiment, self discovery, teenage life, mysterious character, teaching the ways of the world, teenage love, cloning, fish out of water, family life, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 4K
The Boat (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A global cataclysm, caused by a fatal accident in Geneva (Switzerland) during the implementation of the particle accelerator will lead to the crew and students of the school-ship Polar Star to live the greatest adventure of their lives. Isolated and ...
Style: exciting, mind bending, suspenseful, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ship, isolation, adventure, danger, escapades, confined, family relations, parents and children, mystery, lost at sea, ship captain, hunger ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%