Movies and TV shows like Orphan Black

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Orphan Black (2013)
 8.3
 103K
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, serious, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: top secret, lesbian, strong female character, uncover truth, family relations, killings, cloning, shooting, lookalikes, lesbian relationship, boyfriend, conspiracy, off the grid, actress playing multiple roles, characters in danger, experiment, supernatural, danger, mysterious past, mystery, woman in danger, suicide, faked death, escape, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, toronto ontario canada

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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, crimes, mystery, heroes, investigation, imaginary and strong female presence mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Orphan Black: Sense8 (2015), Fringe (2008), Jessica Jones (2015), The Tomorrow People (2013), Utopia (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.3
 141K
Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lgbt, sex scene, supernatural, telepathy, danger, love affair, supernatural ability, secret organization, chases and races, survival, imaginary, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, san francisco, mumbai india, chicago illinois, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 8.4
 223K
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, investigation, creature, alternate dimension, top secret, danger, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.9
 195K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, semi serious, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, private detective, superhero, imaginary, investigation, super powers, danger, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, superheroine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, young heroes, supernatural, psychic, telekinesis, youth, telepathy, good versus evil, young people, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.4
 42K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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: thought provoking, mind bending, captivating, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: conspiracy, buried truth, scientist, danger, life turned upside down, politician, who to trust, dishonesty, graphic violence, mysterious character, top secret, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 28K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, superhuman powers, psychic, crimes, investigation, government agency, danger, mind control, enemy, fellow agent, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 29K
Lost Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, succubus, lgbt, seduction, private detective, supernatural ability, love triangle, crime, imaginary, victim, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.0
 202K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, tense, exciting, clever, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, special agents, master criminal, unlikely partners, investigation, manipulations, mind game, partners, law enforcement, terrorism, danger, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 9K
Hunted (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: female spy, undercover, agent as target, off the grid, who to trust, betrayal, dishonesty, danger, haunted by the past, top secret, coworker, assassination attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Orange Is the New Black (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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, mad, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, prison life, life turned upside down, prison, women in prison, strong female character, women's prison, perversion, gender, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.6
 58K
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 ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, changing the past or future, computer genius, heroine, getting home, terrorist group, time machine, policewoman, alternate timeline, time traveler, hopes ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 39K
Alcatraz (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: prison, police investigation, time travel, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, murderer, disappearance, warden, law enforcement, manhunt, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 102K
Under the Dome (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: trapped, supernatural, life turned upside down, small town, survival, small town life, society, separated, human existence, danger, teenage girl, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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: androids and robots, nuclear holocaust, terminator, killer robot, changing the past or future, sent to the past, robot vs. robot, cyborgs, man versus machine, escapades, time travel, flash forward ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 2K
20 Minutes (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: 20 Dakika is a Turkish series broadcast on Star TV.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, family relations, injustice, murder, daring rescue, mystery, couples, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, deadly, true love, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 26K
The Event (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, space and aliens, mystery, government agency, alien, missing person, buried truth, secret movement, president, top secret, investigation, government facility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Book of Jer3miah (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A college freshman, Jeremiah Whitney, accepts the undertaking to protect a mysterious Mesoamerican box. When Jeremiah's parents are mysteriously murdered, Jeremiah learns that he is the target of a frightening conspiracy. Every facet of his ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, cliffhanger ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, conspiracy, chase, uncover truth, riddles and clues, life turned upside down, young heroes, mystery, heroic mission, danger, dishonesty, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.7
 49K
Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female spy, female assassin, female killer, tough girl, spy, hitman, mole, danger, secret government organization, chases and races, heroine, taekwondo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 285
Tracker (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tracker is a 2001 Canadian science fiction television series starring Adrian Paul and Amy Price-Francis. The series is based on a short story by Gil Grant and Jeannine Renshaw. The pilot episode and two other episodes were edited into the film Alien ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, scary
Plot: bounty hunter, hidden identity, track down, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, wormhole, conspiracy, extraterrestrial, alien encounter, escape, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
 3K
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, time machine, top secret, changing the past or future, hopes, save the world, imaginary, government agency, danger, secret agents, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Temporarily Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the life of five interns in a hospital, who trys to find out what happens in the after life. The five makes an experiments. They drive themselves into a clinical death and bring themselves back to life. After the Experiment, they realize ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: hospital, supernatural, supernatural power, supernatural ability, danger, experiment gone awry, power relations, mystery, intern, buried truth, doctors and patients, experiment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 113K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, emotional, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, strong female character, superheroine, secret identity, super powers, save the day, heroes, supernatural power, danger, superhuman powers, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 8K
The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: telepathy, supernatural power, supernatural ability, supernatural, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, psychic, danger, paramedic, save the day, psychic power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Mysterious Ways (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Declan Dunn has a fascination with mystical phenomena that began when he was buried under an avalanche and given up for dead. After he miraculously survived, he committed his life to investigating miracles and the absolute proof of their existence. ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious
Plot: miraculous event, investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, supernatural, paranormal activity, supernatural ability, mystery, research, psychiatrist, partners, back from the dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.3
 4K
The Boat (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ship, adventure, danger, confined, lost at sea, escapades, family relations, parents and children, isolation, mystery, ship captain, end of the world ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Arrow: Blood Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
TV show
Story: A six episode mini series broadcast online alongside Arrow. Felicity meets Roy and has a special mission for him.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, fighting crime, rivalry, heroes, undercover, escapades, crimes, prodigy, vigilante, mission, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 9K
The Triangle (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A group of people haunted by their experiences within the Bermuda Triangle band together to confront its truths.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bermuda triangle, ocean or sea, wormhole, uncover truth, missing person, adventure, mystery, investigation, supernatural, danger, ghost, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic ocean, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 11K
Stitchers (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A young woman is recruited into a secret government agency to be “stitched” into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, light
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, special agents, crime, uncover truth, female protagonist, computer genius, murder investigation, secret government organization, supernatural, memory, scientist, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 19K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hi-tech, government agency, computers and web, heroes, computer genius, life risking, fellow agent, secret agents, computer system, resourceful, working undercover, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.0
 8K
Day Break (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Today Detective Brett Hopper will be accused of shooting state attorney Alberto Garza. He will offer his rock solid alibi. He will realize he's been framed. And he will run. Then, he will wake up and start the day over again.
Style: mind bending, surreal, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: changing the past or future, protagonist as suspect, frame up, time loop, african american, interrogation, family in danger, mystery, witnessing a crime, trapped, legal, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%