Movies and TV shows like Surface

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Surface (2005)
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Surface (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Surface is a science fiction television series that premiered on NBC on September 19, 2005. The program aired ten episodes before going on hiatus on November 28, 2005 due to NBC's coverage of the 2006 Winter Olympics. It returned for five more episodes, beginning January 2, 2006. On May 15, 2006, NBC officially announced the series' cancellation.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, enigmatic
Plot: sea monster, monster, teenage life, marine biologist, uncover truth, misfit, mystery, danger, escapades, scientist, alien encounter, nosy, teen romance, heroes, boat, deadly, space and aliens, evil alien, teenager, family relations, teenage boy, father son relationship, sea creature, underwater, insurance agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Surface

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, mystery, deadly, uncover truth, supernatural and survival mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Surface: Invasion (2005), Primeval (2007), Siberia (2013), Frost Giant (2010), Helix (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Invasion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Invasion is an American science fiction television series that aired on ABC for only one season beginning in September 21, 2005. Somewhat similar to Invasion of the Body Snatchers, the show told the story of the aftermath of a hurricane in which ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, creature, survival, evil alien, deadly creature, danger, rescue, mystery, invasion, heroic mission, hurricane, alien invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, everglades
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 7.3
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Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: dinosaur, monster, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, ancient mystery, survival, danger, time travel, chases and races, forces of nature, imaginary, team ...
Place: england, europe
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100%
 7.2
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Siberia (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Siberia is an American mockumentary series about a reality television show where 16 contestants must survive in the Siberian territory of Tunguska. The show was filmed in Birds Hill Provincial Park just north of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, scary, twists and turns
Plot: survival, group of strangers, danger, tv show, mystery, escapades, isolation, adventure, mysterious place, videotaping, media, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 841
Frost Giant (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A team searching for a long-lost ship in the Arctic unwittingly unleash an alien creature that looks like it's made of ice.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, evil alien, deadly creature, danger, isolation, treasure hunt, supernatural, deadly, frozen body, autopsy, adventure, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 28K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, immortality, uncover truth, virus, quarantine, deadly, danger, secret place, escapades, save the day, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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42%
 5.8
 2K
Coma (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table. Remake of Coma 1978.
Style: tense, serious, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: hospital, medical student, uncover truth, workplace, mystery, woman in danger, doctors and patients, medical school, death, conspiracy, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 801
Lost Tapes (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lost Tapes is an American television horror series that aired on Animal Planet. Produced by Go Go Luckey Entertainment, the program presents found footage depicting traumatic encounters with cryptozoological creatures, including the Chupacabra and ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: beast, creature, videotaping, mystery, danger, urban legend, legends and myths, deadly, monster, hoax, disappearance, evidence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 53K
V (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009 to March 15, 2011. A remake of the 1983 miniseries created by Kenneth Johnson, the new series chronicles the arrival on Earth of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ufo, evil alien, alien encounter, world domination, fbi, dishonesty, danger, uncover truth, heroes, special agents, family relations, spacecraft ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Eve of Destruction (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Two scientists attempt to discover a new unlimited energy resource, but their experiment is sabotaged by eco-terrorists. A black hole is then formed and could destroy the world ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, save the world, escapades, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, heroes, black hole, science runs amok, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 9K
The Triangle (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A group of people haunted by their experiences within the Bermuda Triangle band together to confront its truths.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bermuda triangle, ocean or sea, wormhole, uncover truth, missing person, adventure, supernatural, mystery, investigation, ghost, journalism, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic ocean, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 4K
The Boat (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A global cataclysm, caused by a fatal accident in Geneva (Switzerland) during the implementation of the particle accelerator will lead to the crew and students of the school-ship Polar Star to live the greatest adventure of their lives. Isolated and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ship, adventure, isolation, danger, escapades, parents and children, confined, family relations, lost at sea, end of the world, mystery, ship captain ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
 204
Disconnect (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A distraught college student finds a phone that enables her to talk to her deceased mother in the past. Instead of a heart attack, she learns that her mother was murdered. She tries to use the phone to stop the murder from occurring before the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, serious
Plot: murder, changing the past or future, uncover truth, danger, race against time, mystery, imaginary, crimes, hidden identity, female protagonist, college graduate, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 51K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: mind bending, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, danger, small town life, beast, isolation, transformation, confined, missing person, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.9
 1K
InSight (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately Kaitlyn starts to experience the victim's memories. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, crimes, supernatural, investigation, victim, danger, strong female presence, life is a bitch, law enforcement, supernatural ability
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 1K
The Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: As the world's energy supplies dwindle, the Orpheus, a research submarine, delves into the deep of the Arctic Ocean searching for rare micro-organisms, but the crew soon find themselves in peril.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: submarine, survival, danger, underwater, uncover truth, mysterious place, ocean or sea, running out of air, isolation, deadly, confined, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.2
 10K
The Whispers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: We love to play games with our children. But what happens when someone else starts to play with them too? Someone we don't know. Can't see. Can't hear. In The Whispers, someone or something -- is manipulating the ones we love most to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, tense
Plot: youth, danger, save the world, evil alien, little girl, investigation, manipulation, race against time, deception, murder, naivete, kids in trouble ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 3K
What Remains (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: When the decomposed body of Melissa Young is found by a couple in their new flat, Detective Len Harper is determined to discover what happened to her and why nobody noticed she was missing.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, who done it, police investigation, uncover truth, mystery, danger, life is a bitch, multiple suspects, one last case, crime, loner, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 5K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When FBI Agent Peter Connelly, recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder of a young American, he realizes that he’s uncovered an ancient international conspiracy that threatens to change the course of human history. Certain ...
Style: captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, archeological dig, investigation, conspiracy, murder, uncover truth, danger, adventure, escapades, christianity, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Night Stalker (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Carl Kolchak and his partner Perri investigate the mysterious death of Kolchak's wife and the paranormal phenomena plaguing their city.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, stalking, murder investigation, danger, journalism, heroes, media, law enforcement, legends and myths, investigation, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian science fiction drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes over four seasons from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening ...
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, supernatural ability, ufo, uncover truth, buried truth, danger, mystery, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, conspiracy, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, turn of the century, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 4K
Cult (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After a rash of disappearances and a likely murder, an inquisitive, young female production assistant on a wildly popular television show called Cult joins a journalist blogger in investigating the rabid fans of the series who might be re-creating ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, tv show, amateur detective, riddles and clues, media, danger, crimes, young heroes, youth, investigative journalism, missing brother, mind control
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Eye of the Beast (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This menacing monster yarn stars James Van Der Beek as government scientist Dan Leland, who's sent to investigate reported sightings of a giant squidlike beast that's put the entire population of a fishing village on edge. Though Leland ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sea monster, giant squid, obsessive quest, deadly creature, danger, escapades, supernatural, marine biologist, small town, social relations, fishing boat, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Outer Limits (1963)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The Outer Limits is an American television series that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1965. The series is often compared to The Twilight Zone, but with a greater emphasis on science fiction stories. The Outer Limits is an anthology of self-contained ...
Style: serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, philosophical ...
Plot: science, supernatural ability, save the world, mystery, future dystopia, time travel, space travel, alien encounter, space wars, space and aliens, danger, human ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Andromeda Strain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A U.S. satellite crash-lands near a small town in Utah, unleashing a deadly plague that kills virtually everyone except two survivors, who may provide clues to immunizing the population. As the military attempts to quarantine the area, a team of ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, harsh, futuristic ...
Plot: plague, laboratory, bacteria, danger, deadly, cure, disease, biohazard, survival, catastrophe, satellite, deadly virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 70s
Place: usa, utah, los angeles, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: catastrophe, artificial intelligence, computer hacker, uncover truth, save the world, danger, heroes, escapades, cyberspace, chaos, technology gone awry, hacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beast of the Bering Sea (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sea vampires terrorize a small community.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: sea monster, vampire, survival, supernatural, danger, escapades, ocean or sea, underwater, deadly creature, deadly, graphic violence, brother
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 2K
Meteor (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Somewhere on the outskirts of our solar system, the unthinkable occurs. A giant asteroid collides with a smaller one and changes direction - headed directly toward The Earth. The burning meteor rain that beats down with devastating force, is only a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, disaster movie
Plot: save the world, comet, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, race against time, meteor, meteorite, deadly, danger, adventure, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 3K
Proof (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A brilliant surgeon searches for proof of life after death.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, reincarnation, mystery, family problems, uncover truth, unfulfillment, millionaire, research, death, strong female presence, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 9K
Twisted (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A one-hour mystery full of twists and turns that follows Danny Desai, a charismatic 16-year-old with a troubled past who returns to his hometown after spending five years in juvenile detention. Immediately branded an outcast, Danny attempts to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: social misfits, teenage life, homecoming, protagonist as suspect, best friends, parents and children, starting over, haunted by the past, mystery, murder, society, old friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.7
 2K
Dark Skies (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dark Skies is an American UFO conspiracy theory-based sci-fi television series that aired from the 1996 to 1997 season for 18 episodes, plus a two-hour pilot episode. The success of The X-Files on Fox proved there was an audience for science fiction ...
Style: captivating, mind bending, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ufo, conspiracy, alien, alien invasion, dishonesty, mystery, uncover truth, couple relations, couples, government agency, undercover, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%