Movies and TV shows like Early Edition

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Early Edition (1996)
 7.5
 12K
Early Edition (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Gary Hobson thinks he may even be losing his mind when tomorrow's newspaper mysteriously arrives today giving him a disconcerting look into the future. What will he do with tomorrow's news? While his best friend Chuck sees the newspaper as a ticket to personal gain, co-worker Marissa convinces Gary that the "early edition" should be used to better peoples' lives. So each day Gary begins anew the struggle to make sense of a world turned upside-down by the changing course of events that come from reading the "early edition."
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, clever
Plot: changing the past or future, cat, newspaper, friendship, destiny, danger, altering history, imaginary, race against time, lifesaver, heroes, buddies, save the day, supernatural power, small town, friends, blind character, african american, hopes, ordinary person, chases and races, layoff, dumped, owner, changing lives ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, captivating and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, imaginary, time travel, friendship, hopes, changing the past or future and heroes mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Early Edition: Being Erica (2009), Quantum Leap (1989), The Listener (2009), Tru Calling (2003), Journeyman (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Being Erica (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Being Erica is a Canadian comedy-drama television series that aired on CBC from January 5, 2009 to December 12, 2011. Created by Jana Sinyor, the series was originally announced by the CBC as The Session, but was retitled Being Erica before ...
Style: sentimental, witty, clever, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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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 ...
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Time: 20th century, 1990s, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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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, suspenseful, emotional
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.4
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Tru Calling (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
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Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, touching, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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Journeyman (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: This mystery-drama revolves around a newspaper reporter named Dan Vasser who suddenly begins to travel through time to change the lives of those around him. When his travels reunite him with his long-lost fiancée Livia, life with his present-day ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, changing the past or future, reporter, save the day, couple relations, journalist, righting the wronged, hopes, escapades, romance, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
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Place: usa, new york
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The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: twists and turns, serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 8.1
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Do Over (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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TV show
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Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: girls' night
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SAF3 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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Duration: 70 min.
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Ever Night (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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Style: captivating, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, sincere
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 7.4
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Sliders (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Audience: teens
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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
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34%
In the Beginning (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 189 min.
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Story: Biblical tales from the books of Genesis and Exodus, including the stories of Abraham's devotion and Joseph's betrayal.
Style: biblical, captivating, serious, christian film, epic ...
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Duration: 50 min.
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Highway to Heaven (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Highway to Heaven is an American television drama series which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1989. The series aired for five seasons, running a total of 111 episodes. It was shot entirely in California.
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Timecop (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Timecop is an American science fiction television series. The show was broadcast on the ABC network and first aired in 1997. The series is based on the Timecop movie and the "Time Cop" feature which had appeared in the comic book series ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
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The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, bleak
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, atmospheric, serious
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When emergencies occur, the trauma team from San Francisco City Hospital is first on the scene, traveling by land, by sea or by air to reach their victims in time. From the heights of the city's Transamerica Pyramid to the depths of the San ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, medical drama
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Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Pippi Longstocking is a TV series based on Astrid Lindgren's Pippi Longstocking children's books. The show ran for thirteen episodes, the first episode being broadcast 8 February 1969 on the then Swedish public service channel Sveriges ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
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32%
Demons (The Last Van Helsing) (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, scary
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The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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 7.7
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Reaper (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 21 year-old slacker Sam Oliver learns that his parents sold his soul to the devil before he was born, and now Sam has to repay the debt by becoming the Devil's bounty hunter, retrieving souls that have somehow escaped from Hell.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
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Tatau (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Tatau follows Kyle and Budgie, two twenty-something friends from London that set off to travel the world. Ahead of the journey, Kyle gets a Maori-style tattoo to celebrate their eventual destination: the Cook Islands. When snorkeling in a lagoon, ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, serious, mind bending, captivating
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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