Movies and TV shows like Orphan Black

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Orphan Black (2013)
 8.3
 98K
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: top secret, strong female character, uncover truth, family relations, killings, lookalikes, conspiracy, shooting, boyfriend, lesbian relationship, escape, lesbian, cloning, off the grid, actress playing multiple roles, characters in danger, experiment, supernatural, danger, mysterious past, mystery, woman in danger, suicide, faked death, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, 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, imaginary, heroes, crimes, chases and races, murder and escapades mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Orphan Black: Sense8 (2015), Fringe (2008), The Tomorrow People (2013), Continuum (2012), Lost Girl (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.3
 134K
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: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, lgbt, supernatural, danger, love affair, telepathy, supernatural ability, chases and races, imaginary, survival, secret organization, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco, mumbai india, london, chicago illinois, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.4
 215K
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, mad scientist, scientist, special agents, fbi, investigation, creature, paranormal activity, experiment, alternate dimension, danger, top secret ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, suspenseful, stylized, serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, young heroes, youth, good versus evil, telekinesis, young people, telepathy, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, sent to the past, computer genius, getting home, hopes, policewoman, time machine, time paradox, existence paradox, fish out of water, partners against crime ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.7
 28K
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, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, lgbt, seduction, succubus, victim, supernatural ability, private detective, love triangle, crime, imaginary, femme fatale ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 183K
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: tense, captivating, exciting, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, master criminal, special agents, danger, unlikely partners, manipulations, investigation, mind game, partners, terrorism, law enforcement, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, lesbian relationship, prison life, lgbt, prison, life turned upside down, women's prison, women in prison, gender, perversion, abuse, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 9K
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, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: undercover, female spy, agent as target, off the grid, who to trust, danger, top secret, dishonesty, betrayal, haunted by the past, coworker, assassination attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 38K
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: thought provoking, mind bending, captivating, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: conspiracy, buried truth, mysterious character, scientist, dishonesty, politician, danger, who to trust, life turned upside down, top secret, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 27K
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, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, superhuman powers, investigation, government agency, crimes, danger, psychic, mind control, enemy, anger, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ 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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, terminator, changing the past or future, man versus machine, escapades, heroes, shooting, fate of humanity, unstoppable, computer system, danger, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
American Odyssey (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In this "Traffic"-like action drama, an international conspiracy explodes when three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide - a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, graphic violence, family relations, state affairs, danger, society, corporate crimes, dishonesty, left to die, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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, disappearance, police investigation, alcatraz, warden, island, manhunt, prison life ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: serious, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: conspiracy, missing person, mystery, government agency, investigation, government facility, chases and races, state affairs, nobody believes, buried truth, cia, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 108K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, emotional, light, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, strong female character, superheroine, secret identity, alien race, superhuman powers, imaginary, super strength, good versus evil, super powers, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Masters of Science Fiction (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
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: serious, suspenseful, anthology, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, genetic engineering, space and aliens, danger, cure, nuclear, mutant, imaginary, satire, death penalty, nuclear weapon, iraq war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, suspenseful, stylized, serious, atmospheric
Plot: alien invasion, top secret, evil alien, infected, government conspiracy, danger, hallucination, heroes, government facility, encounter, dreams, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 1K
20 Minutes (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 20 Dakika is a Turkish series broadcast on Star TV.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: injustice, investigation, murder, mystery, daring rescue, family relations, dishonesty, deadly, prison life, true love, couples, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 100K
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, life turned upside down, small town, isolation, survival, small town life, teenage girl, society, danger, human existence, separated ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 7.9
 53K
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, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, small town, chaos, conspiracy, isolation, leadership, courage, danger, explosion, distopia, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Book of Jer3miah (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, spiritual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, conspiracy, chase, mystery, young heroes, uncover truth, riddles and clues, life turned upside down, heroes, dishonesty, religions or cults, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 255
Tracker (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, scary
Plot: bounty hunter, hidden identity, track down, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, wormhole, conspiracy, extraterrestrial, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 1K
Delete (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Delete imagines a disaster in our all-too-fragile digital world where all computers could become dangerously self-aware with one systematic purpose–to destroy mankind. Faced with possible extinction, there is only one way out–create a second ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: catastrophe, artificial intelligence, computer hacker, uncover truth, save the world, danger, cyberspace, heroes, escapades, chaos, technology gone awry, hacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Painkiller Jane (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Painkiller Jane is an American-Canadian science fiction and action television series based on the comic book character of the same name. Airing on the Sci Fi Channel in the US starting April 13, 2007 and Global in Canada, it starred Kristanna Loken ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, disturbing
Plot: government agency, chaos, track down, adventure, undercover, danger, deadly, superhero, heroes, escapades, genetically altered, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Temporarily Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
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: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, experiment gone awry, power relations, buried truth, doctors and patients, mystery, intern, experiment, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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: serious, futuristic, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: artificial intelligence, outer space, androids and robots, man versus machine, sacrifice, escapades, family life, computer genius, danger, fate of humanity, alien planet, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.9
 188K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
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, serious, realistic, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, private detective, strong female character, imaginary, super powers, superhero, investigation, danger, superheroine, violence, lawyer, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.1
 1K
Three Inches (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Walter Speckman is a nobody, until one day he is struck by lightning and gains the ability to move any object with his mind... but only for 3 inches at a time. A recruiter who knows of super-powered individuals finds Walter and offers him the chance ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, superhuman powers, friendship, supernatural ability, imaginary, heroic mission, rescue, woman in danger, danger, car accident, hospital, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mysterious Ways (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, supernatural, paranormal activity, supernatural ability, mystery, psychiatrist, back from the dead, research, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.7
 48K
Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, 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: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female spy, female killer, female assassin, hitman, danger, mole, chases and races, spy, working undercover, crimes, killings, secret government organization ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%