Movies and TV shows like Utopia

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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: mind bending, thought provoking, offbeat, captivating, suspenseful, surreal, atmospheric, clever, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: scientist, mysterious character, buried truth, secret, politician, danger, dishonesty, who to trust, life turned upside down, top secret, crimes, blackmail, conspiracy, on the run, group of strangers, torture, fear, geek, stranger, chases and races, gory, surprising revelation, disorder, characters in danger, secret movement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england

Most similar movies to Utopia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, twists and turns and tense films and TV series with plots about mystery, crimes, danger, uncover truth, investigation, murder and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Utopia: Black Mirror (2011), Wayward Pines (2015), Rubicon (2010), The Prisoner (1967), The Prisoner (2009). 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, serious, cynical, biting, dark humor ...
Plot: social decay, human nature, computers and web, society, media satire, technology, alternate reality, gadget, paranoia, news, technology gone awry, media ...
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, apocalypse, investigation, society, danger, isolation, transformation, beast, small town life, missing person, confined, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: realistic, twists and turns, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: undercover, surveillance, boss, government agency, uncover truth, espionage, prodigy, workplace, government facility, crimes, manipulations, deception ...
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: serious, psychological, mind bending, surreal, exciting ...
Plot: spy, prison, gadget, mind control, research, convict, anger, scientist, experiment, danger, interrogation, government agency ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: witty, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: village, mind control, desert, captivity, mind game, lifestyle, society, heroes, confined, government facility, manipulations, mystery ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, captivating, tense, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, virus, plague, survival, deadly virus, group of strangers, danger, chaos, politician, scientist, ex convict, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, cynical, witty ...
Plot: crimes, small town, police investigation, crime, killings, female police officer, law enforcement, small town life, psychopath, americana, crime gone awry, snow ...
Time: 21st century, year 1979, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s ...
Place: minnesota, north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: atmospheric, rough, stylized, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: drug lord, who to trust, investigation, uncover truth, mysterious character, forensics, hitman, one last job, police corruption, secret, life is a bitch, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 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, scientist, investigation, paranormal activity, experiment, danger, top secret, research, peril ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ 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, foreknowledge, dreams, supernatural, destiny, fbi, law enforcement, partners, fate of humanity, coworker, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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, suspenseful, tense, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, cold war, government agency, dishonesty, state affairs, undercover, spy, kgb
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, psychological, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, anthology, supernatural ability, mystery, nightmare comes true, buried truth, human nature, mysterious character, nobody believes, investigation, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, top secret, mysterious place, danger, abduction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century ...
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ 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: tense, captivating, exciting, twists and turns, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, secret, special agents, intrigue, master criminal, danger, investigation, manipulations, unlikely partners, partners, mind game, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, police investigation, who done it, uncover truth, mystery, one last case, multiple suspects, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, loner, old house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ 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, small town, survival, society, small town life, danger, separated, human existence, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: terrorism, politics, intrigue, mystery, state affairs, dishonesty, political conspiracy, danger, crimes, election, government, prime minister ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: tense, twists and turns, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: politics, political conspiracy, investigation, conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, state affairs, political intrigue, dishonesty, life is a bitch, corporate crimes, price of justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 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, espionage, investigation, explosion, spy, danger, treason, paranoia, top secret, marines, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, usa, virginia, iraq, langley virginia ...
⇓ 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, murder mystery, crime, uncover truth, whodunit, riddles and clues, crimes, multiple suspects, danger, who done it ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 3K
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: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, scary, twists and turns
Plot: survival, danger, isolation, mystery, escapades, adventure, tv show, group of strangers, mysterious place, confined, videotaping, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.4
 3K
Chosen (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ian Mitchell is a lawyer and father who one day receives a box containing a gun and a picture of a stranger, along with instructions to kill the pictured person. He is subsequently attacked by another stranger, and discovers that he has been chosen ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, mind game, moral dilemma, life turned upside down, mystery, crimes, rivalry, disorder, danger, who to trust, race against time, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, bleak, mind bending, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: murder, cia, nuclear, conspiracy, legal investigation, chases and races, state affairs, crime, dishonesty, fighting the system, political conspiracy, contamination ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 8.5
 47K
Twin Peaks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
Style: surreal, mind bending, atmospheric, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, small town life, crime, crimes, law enforcement, small town, good versus evil, evil spirit, haunted by the past, mystery, special agents, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 7K
John Doe (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: John Doe is an American science fiction drama television series that aired on Fox during the 2002–2003 TV season.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, enigmatic
Plot: hidden identity, prodigy, memory loss, amateur detective, riddles and clues, mysterious character, danger, supernatural ability, mystery, crimes, genius, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
 108K
Revenge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When Emily Thorne moves to the Hamptons, everyone wonders about the new girl, but she knows everything about them, including what they did to her family. Years ago, they took everything from her. Now, one by one, she's going to make them pay.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: undercover, high society, vengeance, hidden identity, haunted by the past, strong female character, pretense, secret, millionaire, scheme, mysterious character, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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: realistic, serious, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: hospital, medical student, doctors and patients, uncover truth, life is a bitch, danger, woman in danger, dishonesty, chief of staff, crimes, workplace situations, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 237K
Unknown (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An American biologist attending a conference in Berlin awakens from a coma after a car accident, only to discover that someone has taken his identity and that no one, not even his wife, believes him. With the help of an illegal immigrant and a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, mysterious character, manipulations, investigation, life turned upside down, danger, hidden identity, crimes, coma, mystery, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, surreal, stylized, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, police detective, female detective, fighting crime, crime, uncover truth, power relations, superior, mystery, confined, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, mystery, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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