Movies and TV shows like Second Chance

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Second Chance (2016)
 7.5
 11K
Second Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, whose life ends at the hands of corrupt cops, is brought back to life and given a second chance by a pair of young tech scientists, as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, serious, futuristic
Plot: resurrection, superhuman, sheriff, reanimation, human experiment, father son relationship, genius, scientist, investigation, friendship, secret, brother sister relationship, fbi agent, second chance, justice, gunfight, vengeance, parent child relationship, brain transplant, police procedural
Time: future
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Second Chance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, tense, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about danger, imaginary, escapades, investigation, friendship, survival and space and aliens mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Second Chance: Eureka (2006), Kyle XY (2006), The InBetween (2019), Altered Carbon (2018), Colony (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 47K
Eureka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The sleep Pacific Northwest town of Eureka is hiding a mysterious secret. The government has been relocating the world's geniuses and their families to this rustic town for years where innovation and chaos have lived hand in hand. U.S. Marshal ...
Style: clever, futuristic, humorous, light, twists and turns ...
Plot: scientist, experiment, save the day, hi-tech, sheriff, secret place, small town, small town life, technology, artificial intelligence, social relations, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 7.5
 28K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, tense, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, teenage life, self discovery, experiment, mysterious character, teenage love, genius, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, foster child, cloning, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
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100%
The InBetween (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
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, mysticism, mystery, lapd, police, crime investigation
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 136K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, murder, adventure, distant future, resistance fighter, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, twists & turns, consciousness, female nudity, multiple storylines ...
Time: future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 29K
Colony (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In the near future a family must make difficult decisions as they balance staying together with trying to survive. They live in Los Angeles, which has been occupied by a force of outside intruders. While some people have chosen to collaborate with ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: rebellion, alien invasion, occupation, evil alien, family in danger, space and aliens, survival, resistance, parents and children, couple relations, rebelliousness, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 35K
Humans (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a parallel present where the latest must-have gadget for any busy family is a 'Synth' - a highly-developed robotic servant that's so similar to a real human it's transforming the way we live.
Style: thought provoking, serious, stylized, captivating, tense ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, technology, human nature, suburbs, society, inventions and discoveries, robot, artificial intelligence, betrayal, friendship, investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.0
 239K
Firefly (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Firefly is set in the year 2517, after the arrival of humans in a new star system and follows the adventures of the renegade crew of Serenity, a "Firefly-class" spaceship. The ensemble cast portrays the nine characters who live on Serenity.
Style: exciting, witty, buddy comedy, captivating, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, adventure, escapades, smuggling, friendship, survival, space and aliens, space wars, preacher, captain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 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: protector, young heroes, telekinesis, ex convict, heroes, supernatural ability, changing lives, danger, orphan, imaginary, graphic violence, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 825
Pioneer One (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Pioneer One is a 2010 American web series produced by Josh Bernhard and Bracey Smith. It has been funded purely through donations, and is the first series created for and released on BitTorrent networks.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: agent, terrorism, uncover truth, investigation, artifact, confrontation with superior, satellite, danger, mars, outer space, space mission, superior officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana, canada, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Two teenagers from very different backgrounds awaken to newly acquired superpowers which mysteriously link them to one another.
Style: captivating, exciting, bleak, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, teenage superhero, super strength, superhero, teenager, youth, supernatural, friendship, teleportation, investigation, vengeance, justice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
SGU Stargate Universe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The adventures of a present-day, multinational exploration team traveling on the Ancient spaceship Destiny many billions of light years distant from the Milky Way Galaxy. They evacuated there and are now trying to figure out a way to return to ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space and aliens, outer space, human existence, survival, technology, fear, danger, team, trapped, adventure ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 40K
Defiance (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, alien, escapades, enemy, danger, law enforcement, survival, ex military, mayor, interspecies romance, vehicle, humanoid alien ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.5
 95K
The Expanse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A thriller set two hundred years in the future following the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
Style: futuristic, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, human in outer space, space wars, investigation, conspiracy, space and aliens, space opera, space station, space exploration, alien life-form ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 23K
Extant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: astronaut, androids and robots, mystery, scientist, fear, family relations, woman in danger, fate of humanity, alien, parents and children, a.i., haunted by the past ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Battlestar Galactica: The Face of the Enemy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 3 min.
Story: The 10 webisodes, entitled "The Face of the Enemy," tell a story that takes place between seasons 4.0 and 4.5 of Battlestar and follow Lt. Gaeta when he is sent off in a Raptor with a handful of strangers and one of them mysteriously dies. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, imaginary, race against time, danger, spacecraft, space and aliens, survival, confined, isolation, space opera, serial murder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 9K
The Crossing (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Refugees from a war-torn country start showing up to seek asylum in an American town. Only the country these people are from is America and the war they are fleeing is 250 years in the future. The local sheriff with a past, a federal agent and a ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, conspiracy, runaway, manhunt, police, adaptation, dialogue, friendship, investigation, danger, society, weapons ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 15K
Resurrection (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Resurrection is an American fantasy drama television series based on the book The Returned by Jason Mott that follows the residents of Arcadia, Missouri, whose lives are upended when their loved ones return from the dead, unaged since their deaths.
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, touching, tense ...
Plot: afterlife, resurrection, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, back from the dead, nobody believes, haunted by the past, parents and children, family relations, miraculous event, surprising revelation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 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: suspenseful, serious, captivating, disturbing, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, high school, teenager, supernatural ability, supernatural, friendship, teenage life, life risking, youth, bomb, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 4K
Jeremiah (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Jeremiah is an American television series starring Luke Perry and Malcolm-Jamal Warner that ran on the Showtime network from 2002 to 2004. The series takes place in a post-apocalyptic future where most of the adult population has been wiped out by a ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, chaos, plague, prophecy, life is a bitch, partners, future dystopia, deadly virus, human nature, danger, deadly ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 27K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, superhuman powers, government agency, investigation, crimes, danger, psychic, enemy, mind control, anger, fellow agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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 ⇓
31%
Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance is an online series that aims to fill in the gaps between seasons two and three of the Re-imagined Series. The webisodes can be viewed through the official web portal at Syfy.com. The webisode series was written ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resistance, space wars, trapped, recruit, invasion, escapades, danger, betrayal, adventure, life is a bitch, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Defying Gravity (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, UK, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Defying Gravity is a multi-nationally produced space travel television science fiction drama series which first aired on August 2, 2009 on ABC and CTV and was canceled in the autumn of 2009. Set in the year 2052, the series follows eight astronauts ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: astronaut, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, space mission, top secret, spacecraft, friends, couple relations, friendship, space exploration, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Brave New World (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: In a utopia whose perfection hinges upon control of monogamy and privacy, members of the collective begin to question the rules, putting their regimented society on a collision course with forbidden love and revolution.
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, surprise ending, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: future dystopia, utopia, distopia, dystopic future, life is a bitch, society, social differences, technology, totalitarianism, drugs, paranoia, dishonesty ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.7
 411K
Westworld (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, it explores a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, technology gone awry, a.i., fantasy world, theme park, imaginary, stalking, malfunction, murder, androids ...
Time: future
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, young heroes, youth, good versus evil, telekinesis, young people, telepathy, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 6K
Outcasts (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Outcasts is a 2011 British television science-fiction drama serial, starring Liam Cunningham, Hermione Norris, Amy Manson, Daniel Mays, Jamie Bamber, Eric Mabius and Ashley Walters. It originally aired on BBC One, and BBC HD. It was broadcast in the ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, contemplative, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: mysterious planet, space colony, survival, expedition, human nature, society, distant planet, hopes, danger, isolation, chaos, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 3K
Do No Harm (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Do No Harm is an American drama that aired from January 31 through September 7, 2013, on NBC. The network placed a series order in May 2012. On November 12, 2012, NBC reduced its episode order for the series from 13 to 12 episodes, due to scheduling ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: dissociative identity disorder, split personality, neurosurgeon, hospital, doctor, mental illness, doctors and patients, surgery, patient, workplace, cure, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Time After Time (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The adventures of young H.G. Wells and his time machine.
Style: captivating, serious, suspense, exciting, intense ...
Plot: time travel, serial killer, murder, time machine, love, danger, jack the ripper, fish out of water, time traveler, death, betrayal, alternate reality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.0
 2K
Pandora (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In the year 2199, a young woman who has lost everything finds a new life at Earth's Space Training Academy where she learns to defend the galaxy from intergalactic threats.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, captivating, colourful
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, hi-tech, clones, outer space, school, mystery, danger, friendship, death of parents, loss of parents, loss of parent, death of parent
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%