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Utopia (2013)
 8.4
 36K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: offbeat, mind bending, thought provoking, atmospheric, clever, captivating, tense, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Plot: scientist, secret, politician, danger, dishonesty, mysterious character, buried truth, who to trust, conspiracy, life turned upside down, crimes, torture, fear, top secret, blackmail, on the run, geek, stranger, chases and races, gory, surprising revelation, disorder, characters in danger, secret movement, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and captivating films and TV series with plots about mystery, crimes, danger, murder, uncover truth, dishonesty and investigation mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Utopia: Black Mirror (2011), Wayward Pines (2015), Rubicon (2010), The Prisoner (1967), Survivors (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.9
 349K
Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A contemporary British re-working of The Twilight Zone with stories that tap into the collective unease about our modern world.  Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to ...
Style: thought provoking, dark humor, clever, biting, cynical ...
Plot: human nature, social decay, society, computers and web, media satire, alternate reality, mind control, technology, paranoia, news, gadget, media coverage ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, investigation, society, confined, danger, apocalypse, beast, youth, secret service agent, adaptation, isolation, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 10K
Rubicon (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Rubicon is an American television series that centers on an intelligence analyst at a national think tank in New York City called the American Policy Institute, who discovers that he may be working with members of a secret society that manipulates ...
Style: twists and turns, realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: undercover, surveillance, boss, government agency, uncover truth, espionage, deception, workplace, manipulations, crimes, government facility, prodigy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.5
 12K
The Prisoner (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: After resigning, a secret agent is abducted and taken to what looks like an idyllic village, but is really a bizarre prison. His warders demand information. He gives them nothing, but only tries to escape.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, clever, serious, stylized ...
Plot: prison, gadget, mind control, spy, kidnapping, experiment, research, rivalry, scientist, anger, debate, cult ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.6
 8K
Survivors (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Survivors was a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC. It depicts the lives of a group of people who survived a virulent unknown strain of influenza which has wiped out most of the human species. According to the producers, ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, virus, danger, group of strangers, deadly virus, chaos, doctor, politician, ex convict, scientist, survivor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 7K
The Prisoner (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Story: An update to the cult favorite series from the 1960s about a government agent who is kidnapped and sent to a remote island known as "the Village".
Style: stylized, clever, mind bending, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mind control, village, desert, confined, debate, mysterious place, direction and purpose, secret agenda, buried truth, behavior control, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 9.0
 281K
Fargo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A close-knit anthology series dealing with stories involving malice, violence and murder based in and around Minnesota.
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, captivating, witty, clever ...
Plot: small town, police investigation, crimes, crime, killings, psychopath, female police officer, americana, small town life, law enforcement, crime gone awry, sheriff ...
Time: 21st century, year 1979, contemporary, year 2006, 2010s ...
Place: minnesota, usa, north dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 3K
The Game (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: London 1972. When a defecting KGB officer, Arkady Malinov, reveals Operation Glass, a devastating Soviet plot that could change the course of the Cold War, Daddy, the head of MI5, assembles a secret team to investigate. As the Soviets awaken a list ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, clever, realistic ...
Plot: cold war, spy, espionage, secret agents, state affairs, undercover, government agency, dishonesty, kgb
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Shadow Line (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A noir thriller with diverse individuals whose worlds become interwoven after the murder of drug baron Harvey Wratten. From the cop with a bullet in his brain, whose amnesia leaves him doubtful of his own moral compass; to the drug-lord driven by a ...
Style: biting, realistic, bleak, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: drug lord, who to trust, heroin, sergeant, secret, one last job, business venture, forensics, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.6
 58K
Flashforward (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: uncover truth, investigation, fbi, supernatural, dreams, law enforcement, foreknowledge, destiny, partners, special agents, fate of humanity, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.7
 2K
Secret State (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Story: A four-part conspiracy theory drama inspired by Chris Mullen's novel "A Very British Coup". When a devastating industrial accident results in deaths and raises safety questions about the US petrochemical company involved, PM Tom ...
Style: realistic, tense, twists and turns, clever, serious ...
Plot: politics, investigation, political conspiracy, conspiracy, corporate crimes, price of justice, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crimes, state affairs, political intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.4
 209K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, fbi, mad scientist, special agents, investigation, scientist, paranormal activity, danger, research, top secret, experiment, creature ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 1K
Blue Eyes (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 60 min.
Story: High adrenaline Swedish political thriller from the creative talent behind Humans – An extreme right-wing party is heading towards its best election result when the chief of staff at the Justice Department disappears without a trace. Racism, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: terrorism, politics, intrigue, political conspiracy, mystery, crimes, state affairs, danger, dishonesty, election, election campaign, government ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: captivating, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, who done it, police investigation, crime, deadly, multiple suspects, under the surface, one last case, retiring, social relations, danger, loner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.0
 163K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Raymond "Red" Reddington, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, surrenders in person at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI have the same interests: bringing down dangerous criminals and terrorists. In ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, clever, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, secret, master criminal, investigation, intrigue, special agents, mind game, danger, manipulations, crimes, unlikely partners, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 97K
Under the Dome (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: trapped, supernatural, isolation, life turned upside down, survival, small town, society, danger, separated, small town life, human existence, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.3
 283K
Homeland (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: CIA officer Carrie Mathison is tops in her field despite being bipolar, which makes her volatile and unpredictable. With the help of her long-time mentor Saul Berenson, Carrie fearlessly risks everything, including her personal well-being and even ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: cia, terrorism, explosion, espionage, investigation, danger, marines, treason, paranoia, spy, surveillance, muslim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, usa, virginia, iraq, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.3
 27K
Life on Mars (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Life on Mars is a British television series broadcast on BBC One between January 2006 and April 2007. The series combines elements of science fiction and police procedural, featuring an officer from the Greater Manchester Police who travels back in ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, tense, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, police detective, police investigation, culture clash, disorder, fighting crime, rivalry, mystery, crimes, police, police brutality, sexual tension ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 70s, 2000s
Place: northern england, europe, england, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 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: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, medical student, chief of staff, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, mystery, workplace situations, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, woman in danger, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
State of Play (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A thriller set in London, in which a politician's life becomes increasingly complex as his research assistant is found dead on the London Underground and, in a seemingly unrelated incident, a teenage pickpocket is shot dead.
Style: realistic, tense, twists and turns, serious, suspense ...
Plot: murder, journalist, journalism, politics, corruption, cover up, conspiracy, political corruption, state affairs, crimes, political thriller, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 27K
Helix (2014)
Genre: 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, immortality, quarantine, deadly virus, uncover truth, virus, zombie, danger, deadly, arctic, dna, secret place ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.6
 186K
The X-Files (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, ufo, fbi, investigation, paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, special agents, space and aliens, mysterious place, top secret, obsession, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 2010s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, crime, uncover truth, riddles and clues, crimes, murder mystery, multiple suspects, whodunit, danger, suicide ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Edge of Darkness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 317 min.
Story: The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British Nuclear Policy of the eighties.
Style: serious, mind bending, bleak, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: murder, nuclear, cia, conspiracy, legal investigation, who done it, crimes, mystery, fighting the system, deadly, political corruption, political conspiracy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 435
The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Drama about a deaf girl who witnesses the audacious murder of a policewoman.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation, misfit, dishonesty, deadly, police corruption, danger, woman in danger, law enforcer killer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Scream and Scream Again (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A serial killer, who drains his victims for blood is on the loose in London, the Police follow him to a house owned by an eccentric scientist.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: mad scientist, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, mystery, hospital, investigation, scientific experiment, slasher, chase, murder, police ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ashes to Ashes (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime drama series featuring Life On Mars' DCI Gene Hunt. After being shot in 2008, DI Alex Drake lands in 1981, where she finds herself in familiar company.
Style: serious, tense, surreal, mind bending, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, police detective, female detective, fighting crime, uncover truth, crime, power relations, superior, reluctant partners, mystery, confined, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Top of the Lake (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A woman haunted by her past, Detective Robin Griffin, investigates complex and unsettling cases.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, bleak, clever, atmospheric ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, missing child, crime, disappearance, female detective, life is a bitch, self discovery, sexual abuse, buried truth, secret, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.1
 27K
Damages (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: rough, clever, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, powerful corporation, trial, power relations, dishonesty, legal action, manipulations, corporate crimes, workplace, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 20K
Ringer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Ringer is an American television series that initially aired on The CW from September 13, 2011 to April 17, 2012. The series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, who plays twin sisters Bridget Kelly and Siobhan Martin. On May 13, 2011, it was reported that ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Plot: disappearance, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, plan gone awry, hidden identity, twin sister, blended family, danger, haunted by the past, family relations, mystery, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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