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Early Edition (1996)
 7.5
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Early Edition (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
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: clever, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: changing the past or future, destiny, friendship, cat, newspaper, save the day, friends, hopes, imaginary, buddies, race against time, chases and races, danger, heroes, foreknowledge, changing lives, lifesaver, blind character, layoff, ordinary person, owner, african american, altering history, mini van, peril ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about changing the past or future, imaginary, hopes, time travel, danger, escapades and chases and races mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Early Edition: Journeyman (2007), Tru Calling (2003), Hindsight (2015), Being Erica (2009), Frequency (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.1
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Journeyman (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: time travel, reporter, escapades, changing the past or future, good deed, hopes, imaginary, save the day, couple relations, destiny, righting the wronged, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 7.5
 14K
Tru Calling (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Tru Calling is an American television supernatural drama series that was shown on the Fox Network from 2003 to 2005. Created by Jon Harmon Feldman, the series was produced by Original Film, Oh That Gus!, Inc., and 20th Century Fox Television. The ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, touching, atmospheric, sincere
Plot: changing the past or future, supernatural ability, supernatural, back from the dead, chosen one, sent to the past, morgue, psychic, psychic power, race against time, urban, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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71%
 7.6
 3K
Hindsight (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series begins with Becca on the eve of her second wedding. It all seems perfect this time around, but she is still plagued by doubt. What if she could fix everything, and make the 'right' choices this time? Becca finds herself thinking ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: changing the past or future, starting over, women, time travel, best friend, hopes, imaginary, best friends, introspection, couple relations, friendship, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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67%
 7.5
 8K
Being Erica (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
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, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: changing the past or future, therapy, time travel, road not taken, self discovery, introspection, destiny, hopes, imaginary, thirtysomething life, haunted by the past, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 7.6
 11K
Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, police detective, investigation, danger, destiny, redemption, father daughter relationship, ham radio, murder, serial killer, twists & turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996
Place: usa
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48%
 8.1
 23K
Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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 ...
Style: exciting, stylized, witty, touching, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, fish out of water, adventure, experiment gone awry, hologram, sent to the past, partners, impersonating, hidden identity, odd couple, righting the wronged ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
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44%
 7.7
 34K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, tense, intense, suspense ...
Plot: changing the past or future, plague, time travel, chaos, save the world, race against time, apocalypse, heroic mission, future dystopia, sent to the past, danger, virus ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.1
 7K
Day Break (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: surreal, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: changing the past or future, protagonist as suspect, frame up, family in danger, policewoman, african american, interrogation, moon, mystery, witnessing a crime, crime, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.0
 4K
Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A high school girl named Riley has the ability to travel back in time and uses this power to save her friend who commits suicide.
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, changing the past or future, time travel, supernatural ability, teenager, teenage life, imaginary, youth, social relations, supernatural, best friends, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
5ive Days to Midnight (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 210 min.
Story: A physicist discovers a briefcase containing postdated documents and evidence which indicate he will die five days in the future.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: changing the past or future, murder, time travel, investigation, physicist, race against time, mystery, crimes, deadly, prank, destiny, chases and races ...
Time: future, year 2004, year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Distant Neighbourhood (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thomas, a father in his fifties, returns by chance to the town where he grew up. He collapses and wakes up forty years earlier in the body of his teenage self. Thrown back into his past, Thomas will not only have to re-live his first love, but also ...
Style: serious, sentimental, atmospheric, sincere
Plot: changing the past or future, teenage love, adult as child, small town, redemption, parents and children, small town life, teenage life, coming of age, family life, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 29K
If Only (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his impetuous musician girlfriend, Samantha, dies in an accident shortly after they had a fight (and nearly broke up), a grief-stricken British businessman, Ian Wyndham, living in London gets a chance to relive the day all over again, in the ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, romantic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: true love, changing the past or future, tragic love, one more chance, loss of loved one, destiny, hopes, love and romance, power of love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of girlfriend, heavy rain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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34%
 7.5
 3K
Odyssey 5 (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Odyssey 5 is a Canadian science fiction series that first ran in 2002 on Showtime in the United States and on Space in Canada. Odyssey 5 is the brainchild of Manny Coto, who served as a script-writer and executive producer during the series run. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, astronaut, nasa, mystery, race against time, technology, end of the world, save the world, heroic mission, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
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34%
 7.2
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Paradox (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Paradox is a 2009 British science fiction police drama, starring Tamzin Outhwaite as Detective Inspector Rebecca Flint. Written by Lizzie Mickery and produced by Clerkenwell Films for the BBC, it was filmed and set in Manchester, England. Flint ...
Style: mind bending, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, changing the past or future, crime, race against time, police investigation, chases and races, danger, hopes, law enforcement, save the day, imaginary, foreknowledge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 419
Timecop (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, save the day, adventure, heroes, imaginary, criminal heroes, danger, escapades
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 24K
Heroes Reborn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The supernatural phenomenon begins again with a fresh crop of inspiring heroes who take on the ultimate struggle between those with extraordinary abilities and those with nefarious motives to hunt and harness their powers. Epic adventures await ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, save the world, superhero, good versus evil, danger, changing the past or future, heroic mission, imaginary, serial killer, villain, time travel, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 3K
The Frame (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two strangers find their lives colliding in an impossible way. Alex is a methodical cargo thief working for a dangerous cartel. Sam is a determined paramedic trying to save the world while running from her past.
Style: serious, stylized, mind bending, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: changing the past or future, chase, mystery, human nature, life turned upside down, chases and races, imaginary, criminal heroes, mysterious character, destiny, haunted by the past, parallel world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 14K
Sliders (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In his basement in San Francisco, boy-genius Quinn Mallory unlocks the doorway to an infinite number of Earths. During a test run, Quinn invites co-worker Wade Wells and his teacher Professor Maximillian Arturo to see his new invention. But an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, getting home, adventure, danger, escapades, hopes, survival, experiment gone awry, portal, lost, technology, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Jack Robinson is a wealthy business man with no time for anything but work. However, a family curse is looming over him - no man in the Robinson line ever lives past the age of thirty. With his upcoming birthday appears the remains of literally ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, fairy, imaginary, adventure, family, legends and myths, mysterious character, heroes, rivalry, youth, family relations, giant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Dead Zone, aka Stephen King's Dead Zone was an American-Canadian science fiction/suspense series starring Anthony Michael Hall as Johnny Smith, who discovers he has developed psychic abilities after a coma. The show, credited as "based ...
Style: serious, gloomy, twists and turns, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, psychic power, psychic, sheriff, supernatural ability, destiny, injury, small town, life turned upside down, disorder, changing the past or future, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Making History (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: A professor creates a device that allows him and his colleague to change the course of events from the past in order to improve their current life.
Style: humorous, absurd, light, epic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, american revolution, escapades, friendship, mentor, adaptation, invention, danger, changing the past or future, hopes, couples, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 1700s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 14K
Believe (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Believe is about an unlikely relationship between a gifted young girl and a man sprung from prison who has been tasked with protecting her from the evil elements that hunt her power.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: young heroes, protector, supernatural ability, danger, heroes, on the run, changing lives, ex convict, orphan, telekinesis, secret government organization, reluctant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.7
 26K
Interstate 60 (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An aspiring painter meets various characters and learns valuable lessons while traveling across America.
Style: offbeat, witty, road movie, surreal, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, wish come true, road trip, on the road, imaginary, hitchhiker, changing the past or future, twentysomething life, dream girl, choice, surrealism, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Highway to Heaven (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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.
Style: serious, sentimental, feel good, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: angel, redemption, friendship, good deed, parents and children, hopes, imaginary, partners, family relations, odd couple, unlikely partners, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: One day while returning home to stay with his widowed twin sister and her daughter, Kevin Finn, a self-centered man whose life brings him more trouble than he bargained for, is recruited by a celestial being named Yvette, who enlists Kevin with a ...
Style: sincere, captivating, funny, uplifting, colourful
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: prophet, good deed, angel, mission, sister, niece, escapades, friendship, small town, life philosophy, family relations, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 215K
Heroes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, save the world, superhero, teleportation, heroic mission, danger, family relations, villain, secret, good versus evil, politician, psychic ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, clever, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, sent to the past, misfit partners, inventions and discoveries, time machine, teenage life, teenager, lightning, electric guitar, flying car, high school dance ...
Time: future, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 2010s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
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: serious, exciting, captivating, clever
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: fish out of water, time traveler, friendship, time travel, time machine, adventure, master villain, teenager, young heroes, family, getting home, friends ...
Time: year 1990, 20th century
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Northern Exposure (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After receiving a scholarship from the state, a recent Columbia University medical school graduate is required to set up his practice in an eccentric Alaskan town.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, clever, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: small town, moose, small town life, fish out of water, opposites attract, pacific northwest, human nature, doctors and patients, native american, female pilot, social relations, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: alaska, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.8
 22K
Reaper (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
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: offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, bounty hunter, good versus evil, grim reaper, friendship, deal with the devil, capture, slacker, girlfriend, devil, young adult, chases and races ...
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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