Movies and TV shows like The Dead Zone

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The Dead Zone (2002)
 7.4
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The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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 on characters" from Stephen King's 1979 novel of the same name, first aired in 2002, and was produced by Lionsgate Television and CBS Paramount Network Television for the USA Network. The show was originally commissioned for UPN, but the network later dropped the show and it was picked up instead by USA. The series was filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for its first five seasons. The sixth and last season was billed as "The season that changes everything" and production was moved to Montreal. The Dead Zone was expected to be renewed for a seventh season, however due to low ratings and high production cost the series was canceled in December 2007, without a proper series finale. Some rumors spread that Syfy would pick up the series after it was canceled by USA, but it did not happen. Rumors of a made for TV movie have all but faded with time.
Style: twists and turns, serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, gloomy
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychic power, psychic, time travel, changing the past or future, supernatural ability, friendship, supernatural power, supernatural, life changing experience, destiny, hopes, disorder, acceptance, teacher, small town life, dark hero, injury, precognition, life turned upside down, coma, sheriff, social relations, time traveler, illuminati, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa

Most similar movies to The Dead Zone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, atmospheric and captivating films and TV series with plots about supernatural, supernatural ability, supernatural power, mystery, investigation, imaginary and murder mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Dead Zone: Medium (2005), The Listener (2009), Tru Calling (2003), Kyle XY (2006), Ghost Whisperer (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Medium (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Allison Dubois works in the District Attorney’s office using her natural intuition about people and her ability to communicate with the dead to help to solve crimes. Her dreams often give her clues to the whereabouts of missing people.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: supernatural ability, psychic, a vision, family relations, investigation, who done it, crimes, parents and children, strong female lead, fighting crime, supportive spouse, crime ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
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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
Plot: telepathy, supernatural power, supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, psychic power, paramedic, crimes, psychic, danger, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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100%
The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young man awakens from a six-year coma with the ability to see into peoples futures. This is the first two episodes of the television series.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, afterlife, car accident, a vision, coma, small town life, extrasensory perception, haunted by the past, stalking, destiny, changing the past or future, supernatural ability ...
Time: year 1976
Place: maine, vietnam
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100%
 7.4
 16K
Tru Calling (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: serious, atmospheric, sincere, touching, suspenseful
Plot: changing the past or future, morgue, supernatural ability, back from the dead, psychic, changing the future, sent to the past, supernatural, chosen one, supernatural power, mission, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa
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100%
Movie in collections
 7.2
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The Dead Zone (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 years. When he wakes, he discovers he has an ability to see into the ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: dark hero, supernatural ability, supernatural, coma, destiny, changing the past or future, a vision, heroes, investigation, serial killer, psychology, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, future
Place: usa, maine, new hampshire
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100%
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Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, entertaining, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, genius, teenage life, self discovery, foster child, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, cloning, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
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60%
Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful
Plot: psychic power, afterlife, ghost, supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, small town, dealing with death, mysterious character, uncover truth, couple relations, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 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 ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, clever
Plot: changing the past or future, newspaper, cat, friendship, destiny, danger, altering history, race against time, imaginary, lifesaver, heroes, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.4
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Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, supernatural ability, good versus evil, demon, ghost, supernatural power, death, deadly creature, angel, vampire, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1983, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 55K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: immortality, law enforcement, investigation, female detective, supernatural, immortal, supernatural ability, laboratory, murder investigation, friendship, morgue, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 27K
Heroes Reborn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroic mission, superhero, save the world, danger, changing the past or future, psychic, imaginary, heroes, time travel, serial killer ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 103K
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, life turned upside down, small town, supernatural, survival, small town life, society, danger, human existence, isolation, separated, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.8
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Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, high school, supernatural ability, teenage life, friendship, life risking, supernatural, youth, teenager, social relations, high school life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The InBetween (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Cassie Bedford has visions... whether she likes it or not. Sometimes she encounters unsettled spirits who need her help. When her father, Detective Tom Hackett, and his new partner, former FBI agent Damien Asante, need assistance, Cassie reluctantly ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, bleak
Plot: psychic power, clairvoyant, amateur detective, female protagonist, crime investigation, mysticism, investigation, murder investigation, mystery, crime solving, police investigation, supernatural ability ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
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American Gods (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel about an ex-con who becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities.
Style: serious, tense, psychedelic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural ability, mythology, mysterious character, drugs/alcohol, mystery, supernatural, ex convict, danger, travel, death, deception ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 608 min.
TV show
Story: Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, hospital, mystery, psychic power, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly, losing-it hero, danger, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, doctors and patients ...
Place: maine
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28%
 7.5
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Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: changing the past or future, time travel, investigation, police detective, father daughter relationship, danger, destiny, murder, redemption, serial killer, ham radio, twists & turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 402K
Unbreakable (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead – and him unscathed. The answer to this mystery could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, twists and turns, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: invulnerability, self discovery, supernatural ability, a vision, train crash, superhero, plot twist, villain, mystery, conflict, good versus evil, comics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1960s, 2000s, 60s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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100%
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The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, anthology, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, mystery, supernatural ability, nightmare comes true, mysterious character, nobody believes, human nature, buried truth, investigation, hidden truth, imaginary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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27%
 8.5
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Twin Peaks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
Style: psychological, mind bending, twists and turns, surreal, tense ...
Plot: small town life, crime, small town, supernatural, crimes, law enforcement, evil spirit, mystery, special agents, surrealism, mysterious event, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 441 min.
TV show
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, supernatural power, superhuman powers, high school, teenage life, life turned upside down, youth, chase, chases and races, mysterious character, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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26%
 7.6
 60K
Flashforward (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: When the entire world blacks out for two minutes and seventeen seconds, everyone sees a flash of their own future 6 months from the present. For some, the future is hopeful, while for others, it is unexpected. For a few, it doesn't seem to ...
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: destiny, investigation, time traveler, foreknowledge, dreams, a vision, special agents, fbi, direction and purpose, law enforcement, supernatural, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 3K
Happy Town (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The residents of Haplin, Minnesota - also known as "Happy Town" - have enjoyed an uneasy peace while haunted by a number of unsolved kidnappings. Now facing a disturbing new crime that brings unresolved fears to the surface, Haplin's ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, small town, crime, multiple suspects, who done it, missing person, crimes, mystery, paranormal activity, uncover truth, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 7.1
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Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, sex with brother, investigation, small town, danger, crimes, social relations, small town life, family secret, protagonist as suspect, brother sister sex, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 2K
Shuffle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Lovell Milo is a man who begins experiencing his life out of order; every day he wakes up at a different age, on a different day of his life, never knowing where or when he’s going to be once he falls asleep. He’s terrified and wants it to stop ...
Style: captivating, psychological, twists and turns, tense, serious ...
Plot: time travel, supernatural, adult as child, supernatural ability, disorder, photographer, romance, society, couples, friendship, misfit, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.4
 43K
Carnivàle (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Carnivàle is an American television series set in the United States during the Great Depression and Dust Bowl. In tracing the lives of two disparate groups of people, its overarching story depicts the battle between good and evil and the struggle ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: god or devil, prophecy, healing power, psychic, supernatural ability, dwarf, evil, good versus evil, self discovery, clergy, circus, surrealism ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1934, year 1935
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
 2K
Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, psychic power, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, paranormal activity, nobody believes, danger, mystery, unlikely partners, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.0
 9K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Butterfly Effect 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his girlfriend, Julie and two best friends are killed in a tragic auto accident, Nick struggles to cope with his loss and grief. Suffering from migraine-like seizures, Nick soon discovers that he has the power to change the past via his ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, suspense, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: time travel, destiny, changing the past or future, sent to the past, supernatural ability, suicide, haunted by the past, supernatural, hopes, profanity, childhood, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, serious, suspenseful
Plot: miraculous event, uncover truth, investigation, supernatural, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, paranormal activity, psychiatrist, mystery, back from the dead, research, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%