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, second chance, investigation, vengeance, friendship, secret, brother sister relationship, fbi agent, justice, gunfight, 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, exciting and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, investigation, friendship, escapades, imaginary, society and space and aliens mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Second Chance: Eureka (2006), Altered Carbon (2018), Colony (2016), Humans (2015), Firefly (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 45K
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, humorous, futuristic, light, twists and turns ...
Plot: scientist, secret place, save the day, experiment, sheriff, hi-tech, small town, small town life, prodigy, artificial intelligence, top secret, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 114K
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, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, murder, adventure, distant future, resistance fighter, virtual reality, police, female nudity, artificial intelligence, deception, yakuza ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 26K
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: occupation, rebellion, alien invasion, evil alien, space and aliens, family in danger, survival, resistance, imaginary, parents and children, colony, couple relations ...
Time: future
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 33K
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: stylized, serious, thought provoking, captivating, tense
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, human nature, suburbs, technology, society, inventions and discoveries, betrayal, robot, artificial intelligence, investigation, runaway ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 9.0
 229K
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, captivating, witty, buddy comedy, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, adventure, smuggling, escapades, survival, friendship, space and aliens, space wars, preacher, captain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, bleak, exciting, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, superhero, teenager, teenage superhero, friendship, supernatural, super strength, youth, teleportation, justice, romancing partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.4
 74K
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, exciting, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, investigation, space wars, space and aliens, society, rivalry, alien life-form, danger, space station, uncover truth ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space and aliens, survival, outer space, technology, human existence, fear, danger, team, trapped, adventure ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 39K
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, ex military, survival, mayor, interspecies romance, vehicle, humanoid alien ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, mystery, androids and robots, scientist, fear, family relations, fate of humanity, woman in danger, alien, parents and children, a.i., haunted by the past ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 49K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: 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: tense, mind bending, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, danger, isolation, transformation, beast, small town life, missing person, confined, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, heroes, supernatural ability, danger, changing lives, ex convict, on the run, orphan, foreknowledge, secret government organization, reluctant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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, investigation, government agency, crimes, danger, psychic, mind control, enemy, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
For All Mankind (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Explore an aspirational world where NASA and the space program remained a priority and a focal point of our hopes and dreams as told through the lives of NASA astronauts, engineers, and their families.
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, stylized
Plot: nasa, astronaut, alternate reality, scientist, rivalry, moon, historical event, u.s. president, rocket, space program
Time: year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 8K
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: tense, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, super strength, conspiracy, runaway, manhunt, police, adaptation, dialogue, society, investigation, danger, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 788
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, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: mars, terrorism, uncover truth, artifact, danger, satellite, investigation, agent, government agency, state affairs, life is a bitch, radiation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana, usa, soviet union, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 27K
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, tense, exciting, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, secret, experiment, self discovery, teenage life, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, genius, cloning, fish out of water, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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, atmospheric, captivating, tense, touching ...
Plot: afterlife, resurrection, supernatural, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, family relations, nobody believes, surprising revelation, parents and children, miraculous event, undead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
Battlestar Galactica: The Face of the Enemy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
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: futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, confined, escapades, space and aliens, computer system, imaginary, heroes, outer space, survival, spacecraft, killing off one by one ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 23K
Caprica (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set 58 years before Battlestar Galactica, Caprica follows two rival families - the Graystones and the Adamas - as they grow, compete, and thrive in the vibrant world of the peaceful 12 Colonies, living in a society close to our own. Entangled in the ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, sacrifice, androids and robots, man versus machine, family life, computer genius, danger, escapades, fate of humanity, outer space, alien planet, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.9
 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: serious, bleak, atmospheric, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, chaos, survival, apocalypse, worldwide chaos, deadly, deadly virus, partners, society, human nature, prophecy, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, supernatural ability, teleportation, psychic, telekinesis, supernatural, youth, young people, young heroes, good versus evil, telepathy, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.9
 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, captivating, atmospheric, colourful
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, hi-tech, school, mystery, danger, clones, friendship, death of parents
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
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: serious, captivating, exciting, intense, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, serial killer, murder, love, time machine, danger, jack the ripper, fish out of water, alternate timeline, alternate reality, death, betrayal
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.9
 1K
Silver Spoon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Forced to become an apprentice cop, cocky playboy Igor finds he's got a knack for police work. But his job soon takes him down a dark personal path.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, murder, colleague colleague relationship, danger, love triangle, friendship, betrayal, dishonesty, police, hopes, redemption, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 9K
Containment (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An epidemic breaks out in Atlanta leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives. This is the story of loved ones torn apart, and how the society that grows inside the quarantine reveals both the devolution ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, epidemic, virus, tragic event, doctor, secret, society, death, vaccine, trapped, conspiracy theory, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 807
The Last Train (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
Story: The Last Train is a British six-part post-apocalyptic television drama serial first broadcast on the ITV network in 1999. It has since been repeated on ITV2 in 1999/2001 and on numerous occasions on the UK Sci-Fi Channel. The serial was written by ...
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: tribe, survivor, escapades, confined, group of strangers, vestiges of humanity, society, chaos, survival, danger, isolation, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: mind bending, atmospheric, serious, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: astronaut, space travel, spacecraft, outer space, friendship, space mission, space and aliens, secret agenda, producer, top secret, workplace, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 11K
Stitchers (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A young woman is recruited into a secret government agency to be “stitched” into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, light
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, crime, female protagonist, special agents, supernatural, uncover truth, computer genius, memory, scientist, secret government organization, secret base, secret mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
 17K
Ascension (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 231 min.
Story: In this three-part miniseries, a young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, talky, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, space opera, social differences, murder, outer space, survival, technology, science, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%