Movies like Lucy

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Lucy (2014)
 6.4
 498K
Lucy (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Style: futuristic, philosophical, intellectual, surreal, exciting, cerebral, serious, entertaining, thought provoking, tricky ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, drugs, intelligence, strong female lead, transformation, tough girl, supernatural ability, experimental drug, superhuman powers, telepathy, mind control, human brain, strong female character, telekinesis, immortality, super computer, female protagonist, escapades, supernatural power, kidnapping, vengeance, drug dealer, surgery, car chase, violence ...
Time: future, stone age, contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, new york, paris france, france, berlin germany, taiwan

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Most similar movies to Lucy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and futuristic films with plots about chase, mentor, death, murder, danger, dialogue and betrayal mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Lucy: Limitless (2011), Transcendence (2014), Push (2009), Ghost in the Shell (2017), Jumper (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 575K
Limitless (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract ...
Style: philosophical, clever, intellectual, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: intelligence, success, ambition, creativity, rise to the top, rags to riches, life turned upside down, prodigy, experimental drug, superhuman powers, resourceful, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.2
 230K
Transcendence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two leading computer scientists work toward their goal of Technological Singularity, as a radical anti-technology organization fights to prevent them from creating a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, futuristic, tricky, cerebral ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, technology, resurrection, scientist, consciousness, technology gone awry, chaos, hi-tech, computers and web, a.i., nanotechnology, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.1
 112K
Push (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his father, an assassin, is brutally murdered, Nick Gant vows revenge on Division, the covert government agency that dabbles in psychic warfare and experimental drugs. Hiding in Hong Kong's underworld, Nick assembles a band of rogue ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: clairvoyance, superhero, supernatural, supernatural ability, telekinesis, chase, escapades, experiment, psychic, conspiracy, twists and turns, mind control ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, year 1945
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India, Hong Kong, China, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.
Style: futuristic, philosophical, suspense, stylized, neo noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, female protagonist, distopia, cyborgs, technology, artificial intelligence, robot, chase, terrorism, tough girl, female martial artist, investigation ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.1
 308K
Jumper (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: David Rice is a man who knows no boundaries, a Jumper, born with the uncanny ability to teleport instantly to anywhere on Earth. When he discovers others like himself, David is thrust into a dangerous and bloodthirsty war while being hunted by a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: teleportation, adventure, chase, supernatural ability, youth, super powers, presumed dead, young heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, double life, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: egypt, himalaya, michigan, manhattan new york city, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.8
 2.3M
Inception (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another ...
Style: psychological, surreal, mind bending, twist ending, suspense ...
Plot: memory, alternate reality, subconscious, virtual reality, dream, fictional reality, teamwork, mind control, architecture, existentialism, imagination, lucid dream ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: paris france, japan, los angeles, new york, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.6
 83K
Anna (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Canada, Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: spy, female assassin, female protagonist, female spy, female agent, murder, cia agent, assassin, one woman army, model, double agent, russian spy ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1987, year 1990, year 1985
Place: paris france, moscow russia, milan italy, bahamas, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.5
 187K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, surprise ending, experimental, neo noir ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, revenge, murder, microchip, nanotechnology, distopia, cyborgs, surgery, super soldier, evil wins, super computer ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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I Am Number Four (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A teenage fugitive with an incredible secret races to stay one step ahead of the mysterious forces seeking destroy him in this sci-fi action thriller. With three dead and one on the run, the race to find the elusive Number Four begins. Outwardly ...
Style: exciting, romantic, suspenseful, serious, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: alien, supernatural romance, supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, friendship, youth, super strength, young heroes, high school, teenage love, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: ohio, usa, florida, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 160K
Next (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments him: he can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies ...
Style: mind bending, exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, foreknowledge, destiny, changing the past or future, psychic, twists and turns, save the day, supernatural ability, terrorism, a vision, precognition, chase ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 391K
Wanted (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Doormat Wesley Gibson discovers that his recently murdered father – who Wesley never knew – belonged to a secret guild of assassins. After a leather-clad sexpot drafts Wesley into the society, he hones his innate killing skills and turns avenger.
Style: exciting, intense, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gunfight, destiny, mentor, hitman, assassin, femme fatale, revenge, twists and turns, strong female lead, life turned upside down, escapades, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: usa, europe, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 109K
Paycheck (2003)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, entertaining, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyberpunk, memory loss, amnesia, frame up, twists and turns, chase, time, distopia, betrayal, alternate reality, prophecy ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Darkest Minds (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.
Style: suspenseful, romantic, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: post apocalypse, teenager, runaway teen, telekinesis, good versus evil, mind control, superhuman powers, love and romance, super powers, friendship, escape, soldier ...
Time: near future
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.9
 93K
The One (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A sheriff's deputy fights an alternate universe version of himself who grows stronger with each alternate self he kills.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, parallel universe, alternate universe, alternate dimension, cyberpunk, time travel, kung fu, law enforcement, alternate reality, multiverse, supernatural ability, daring rescue ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 577K
Looper (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 119 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, thought provoking, mind bending, confusing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, hitman, cyberpunk, time paradox, organized crime, distopia, escape, self sacrifice, changing the past or future, chase, destiny ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: shanghai, kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 23K
iBoy (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an accident, Tom wakes from a coma to discover that fragments of his smart phone have been embedded in his head, and worse, that returning to normal teenage life is impossible because he has developed a strange set of super powers.
Style: futuristic, sexy, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, androids, adaptation, teenager, super powers, vigilantism, crimes, mind control, supernatural power, revenge, vigilante, police investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Fifth Element (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, cerebral, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, cyberpunk, good versus evil, space travel, space and aliens, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, end of the world, space opera, spacecraft, love ...
Time: future, 1910s, 23rd century, 90s
Place: egypt, usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 73K
Nikita (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A beautiful felon, sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a policeman, is given a second chance - as a secret political assassin controlled by the government.
Style: neo noir, suspense, stylized, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, spy, female killer, mentor, impossible love, hitman, espionage, undercover, double life, young woman, assassin, secret government organization ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: paris france, france, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth, teleportation, escapades, friendship, telekinesis, good versus evil, world spanning, telepathy, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.2
 29K
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, investigation, mind control, experiment, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, government agency, crimes, heroes, enemy, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 116K
The Host (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, romantic, suspenseful, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, alien invasion, interspecies romance, evil alien, youth, self sacrifice, teenage love, true love, love and romance, apocalypse, power of love, resistance ...
Time: future
Place: usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, heroic, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, conspiracy, spy, heroes, heroism, adventure, friendship, superhuman powers, chase, assassin, catastrophe, mentor ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.0
 1.4M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, heroic, entertaining, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, alien invasion, good versus evil, teamwork, alien, monster, superhuman powers, team, partners, heroic mission, female assassin ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, usa, russia, plymouth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 7.4
 284K
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: surprise ending, confusing, twist ending, mind bending, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, twists and turns, plot twist, time paradox, time machine, parallel universe, mysterious character, changing the past or future, mission, special agents, terrorism ...
Time: year 1975, future, 1940s, 20th century, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 1.9M
The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, surreal, mind bending, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: distopia, artificial intelligence, martial arts, cyberpunk, philosophy, alternate reality, virtual reality, post apocalypse, gunfight, hacker, existentialism, fight ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien invasion, alien, soldier, invasion, repeated event, changing the past or future, military, evil alien, time paradox, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, united kingdom, europe, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 35K
Firestarter (1984)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As youths, Andy McGee (David Keith) and his future wife, Vicky (Heather Locklear), participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie (Drew ...
Style: scary, psychological, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, psychic, father daughter relationship, experiment gone awry, little girl, on the run, supernatural ability, government agency, pyrokinesis, conspiracy, kidnapping, evil child ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vermont, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 1.0M
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: stylized, exciting, parody, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, revenge, violence, immortality, escapades, dark hero, mutant, invulnerability, regeneration, dark humor, fight scenes, x men ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 413K
In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, philosophical, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: time, distopia, immortality, fighting the system, love, wealth, dystopic future, future dystopia, social differences, class differences, race against time, love story ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 239K
Insurgent (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart.
Style: exciting, intense, futuristic, romantic, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: distopia, future dystopia, post apocalypse, strong female lead, tough girl, teenager, teenage love, good versus evil, rebellion, chase, chosen one, fighting the system ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
11%