Movies like The Power 1968

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The Power (1968)
 6.0
 2K
The Power (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: One by one members of a special project team are being killed by telekinesis - the ability to move things with the power of the mind alone. The race is on to determine which of the remaining team members is the murderer and to stop them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, telekinesis, mind control, supernatural, laboratory, supernatural ability, hidden identity, disorder, multiple suspects, dishonesty, violence spree, experiment, super strength, psychic power, escape, hunting, scientist, desert, party, paranormal phenomena, car chase, science, gunfight, elevator, research ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Power

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about deadly, danger, murder, supernatural, crimes, dishonesty and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like The Power: Favor (2013), The Accidental Witness (2006), Riding with Death (1976), Hunter Prey (2010), The Speed of Thought (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
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Favor (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kip's perfect life is put in jeopardy when the waitress with whom he's having a casual fling is accidentally killed in their motel room. Desperate, he turns to childhood friend and loser, Marvin, to help get rid of the body. Marvin agrees ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, crimes, friends, dishonesty, life turned upside down, disposing of a dead body, death, disorder, buddies, graphic violence, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Accidental Witness (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Victor Sandeman is a senior partner with Brunel Global Securities. He is experiencing major financial problems, ones that can be solved if the planned $100 million merger of the company takes place. However, the company's owner, Raymond Brunel, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: murder, disorder, crime gone awry, crimes, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, cop witness relations, workplace, wrong place wrong time, witnessing a crime, manipulation, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Riding with Death (1976)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dimwitted, meaty guy foils criminals by turning invisible.
Style: scary, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: mutant, disorder, special agents, government agency, dishonesty, escapades, crimes, law enforcement, deadly creature, terrorism, benign alien, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.8
 6K
Hunter Prey (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Prometheus has dropped out of orbit. Communications and life support systems are down. Situation Critical: Status of Crew and Prisoner unknown. With orders to catch their Alien Prisoner alive the surviving crew of the spaceship Prometheus pursue ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, survival, alien encounter, space and aliens, distant planet, soldier, outer space, evil alien, spacecraft, hunt down, murder, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Speed of Thought (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joshua Lazarus (Nick Stahl) is a telepath who has been raised in a NSA foster home. Lazarus helps the government by using his abilities. He is told by the agency that the telepathy is a side effect of Widmann's Disease, and that he will become ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking, cerebral
Plot: telepathy, supernatural, undercover, secret agents, love and romance, government agency, dishonesty, uncover truth, fall in love, supernatural ability, funeral, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 3.4
 1K
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, disorder, deadly creature, escapades, working undercover, psychiatrist, reporter, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.5
 8K
Phase IV (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Arizona ants mock the food chain on their way to a desert lab to get two scientists and a woman.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, scientist, ant, murder, disorder, chaos, dangerous animal, race against time, supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, misfit ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 110K
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, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, telekinesis, clairvoyance, supernatural, psychic, escapades, experiment, chase, precognition, undercover, heroes, government agency ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 1945
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 4.3
 416
Malignant (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After the death of his wife, a grieving man becomes the victim of a horrific experiment to cure his addiction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, bleak
Plot: murder, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, experiment, addiction, couple relations, crimes, death in the family, dealing with death, mind control, desert, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.2
 2K
Naked Souls (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Edward is busy trying to unlock the secrets of reading and recording people's thoughts. He is very involved with his work leaving little room for girlfriend Britt. Longstreet comes along and offers Edward a place to do his research and have ...
Style: serious, bleak, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: dream girl, serial killer, murder, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mad scientist, crimes, lust, body swapping, student life, disorder, rescue ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Infection: The Invasion Begins (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mystery surrounds a small town that was attacked on September 9, 2009. Now sixty years later, the last survivor, Sarah, sends a high profile reporter a letter suggesting what really happened on that day. The government calls 9/9/09 the start of ...
Style: serious, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, dishonesty, social relations, creature, love triangle, infection, government coverup, survival, uncover truth, supernatural, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
They Are Among Us (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film concerns a sleepy town that is populated mostly by aliens who have been pretending to be humans for a lengthy period of time in order to eventually strip the planet of resources they need to live.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, hidden identity, alien encounter, chaos, impostor, small town, survival, conspiracy, sexual content, graphic violence, space and aliens, benign alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.6
 20K
Seconds (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A secret organisation offers wealthy people a second chance at life. The customer picks out someone they want to be and the organisation surgically alters the customer to look like the intended person, stages the customer's death, gets rid of ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, gloomy, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: haunted by the past, surgery, faked death, midlife crisis, murder, plastic surgery, redemption, crimes, mystery, mind game, hidden identity, golden years ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new york, malibu california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Two Shades of Blue (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Susan Price has written a #1 bestseller, a steamy novel about a woman's search for the ultimate sexual experience entitled, "The Dark Side of Judith." When Susan is framed for the murder of her fiance, billionare publisher Jack ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sexy, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, undercover, frame up, life turned upside down, dishonesty, woman in danger, crimes, protagonist as suspect, nudity (full frontal - brief), phone sex, strong sexual content, listener ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.8
 479
The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, survival, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, supernatural, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, rivalry, violence, isolation, group of strangers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Astral Factor (1978)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Demonstrating that a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, a convicted strangler studies the paranormal and finds a way to render himself invisible. Once he escapes, he sets out to find and eliminate the five women who testified in his prosecution. ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, woman strangled to death, psychopath, woman in danger, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, prison, serial killer, law enforcement, supernatural ability, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.7
 3K
Almost Human (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mark Fisher disappeared from his home in a brilliant flash of blue light almost two years ago. His friend Seth Hampton was the last to see him alive. Now a string of grisly, violent murders leads Seth to believe that Mark is back, and something evil ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, supernatural, alien invasion, alien, death of protagonist, alien abduction, news report, gas station, chainsaw, diner, forest ...
Time: year 1987, 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Mind Over Murder (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Holly Winters (Tori Spelling) is an unhappy-in-love, prosecuting attorney. After suffering a serious head injury, she gains the psychic power to read minds and decides to use this new-found power to catch a killer...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, sentimental
Plot: murder, mystery, amateur detective, investigation, partners, romance, crimes, dishonesty, fall in love, who done it, supernatural, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story concerns Dr James Xavier, ably portrayed by Ray Milland. He has invented a serum for improving human vision. When his funding is cut he proceeds to experiment on himself -- with horrifying results. From the director who gave you Swamp ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: monkey, hospital, experiment, surgery, scientist, experimenting, supernatural, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, gambling, scheming, laboratory ...
Time: 60s
Place: las vegas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Panic in the tower (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A murderous baboon escapes from a laboratory and roams the research building, and begins to kill some teenagers who are also in the building playing a Dungeons-and-Dragons type game.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: medical school, laboratory, experiment gone awry, isolation, mutant, captivity, baboon, animal attack, scientist, animal experimentation, monkey, medical student ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Control Factor (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An average everyman discovers he's the unwitting target of an ultra secret domestic black-op centering on mind control.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind control, brainwashing, manhunt, mind game, investigation, uncover truth, government agency, rivalry, undercover, political conspiracy, dishonesty, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.9
 541
Guardian (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With a spate of violence that rocks the inner city, L.A.P.D. and ex-Marine John Kross investigates its cause: a new drug called Chaos. With help from his partner Carpenter, they delve into the mystery, only to discover a link between the drug and a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, police investigation, haunted by the past, custody, supernatural ability, homecoming, curses spells and rituals, demon, possession, master criminal, drug dealing, law enforcement ...
Place: los angeles, california, middle east, iraq, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Alien Fury: Countdown to Invasion (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in San Diego, the movie follows the desperate acts of Bill Templer head of a covert defense agency perpetrating a terrifying fraud on the American public - involving the imminent invasion of aliens - by leaking to the press a satellite image of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: special agents, undercover, save the world, police detective, escapades, government agency, evil alien, alien encounter, dishonesty, satellite, conspiracy, u.s. president ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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From the Inside (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alone in their isolated home where no cars pass and no one lives nearby, Vincent and Tally suffer together in a loveless marriage. But what they don't know is that they are not as alone as they think -- a criminal and his psychotic brother are ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, kidnapping, cons and scams, dishonesty, murderous pair, crimes, crime gone awry, rivalry, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), money, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Cloned: The Recreator Chronicles (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of teenagers stumble upon a secret lab, they become part of a deadly experiment - The Recreator - evil human clones. Craig, Tracy and Derek come face to face with exact copies of themselves that have only one purpose; to find and kill ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cloning, laboratory, isolation, experiment gone awry, youth, confined, secret place, teenager, forest, teenage life, disorder, intruder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 1K
Games (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious woman (Simone Signoret) in black moves in with married Manhattan thrill-seekers (James Caan, Katharine Ross) and helps one trick the other.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: mind game, cons and scams, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, rivalry, graphic violence, manipulation, couples, game ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.4
 746
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, murder, rivalry, supernatural, plague, deadly creature, dangerous animal, track down, cockroach, mutant, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Village of the Damned (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, mind game, pregnancy, evil alien, genetics, supernatural ability, alien life-form, village, supernatural power, small town life, babies and infants, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.4
 604
Dead Still (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon the death of his great grandfather, Brandon Davis a wedding photographer inherits an antique camera famous for taking Victorian death photography. After photographing his subjects they start to die from horrible, bizarre deaths.
Style: gothic, stylized, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, missing person, supernatural romance, wedding, danger, deadly, gore, gory, imaginary, photograph
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Acceptable Risk (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ambitious medical researcher discovers a mold that he believes could be the foundation of a miracle cure for degenerative disease
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, couple relations, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, miraculous event, doctors and patients, caucasian, women fight, violence, death, murder, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%