Movies like The Tower 1985

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The Tower (1985)
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The Tower (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An office building's security system goes after the employees to supply it's energy.
Plot: artificial intelligence, trapped, male female relationship, technology, skyscraper, corporation, office worker, electricity, night, coworker, bikini, employee, trapped in a building, talking computer, human versus computer, security system, man versus machine, security camera, monitor, office building

Most similar movies to The Tower

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, futuristic and serious films with plots about artificial intelligence, technology, murder, robot, danger, storytelling and catastrophe mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Tower: Dream House (1998), Ex Machina (2014), I Am Mother (2019), Twisted Pair (2018), Tau (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.9
 259
Dream House (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple moves into a sophisticated "home of the future," that offers all the latest modern conveniences--including automated household appliances, lights that turn themselves on and off, and a miswired …
Plot: computer, house, robot, talking computer, dishwasher, artificial intelligence, security camera, security system, super computer
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.7
 466K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: twist ending, mind bending, futuristic, tense, philosophical ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, isolation, technology, existentialism, manipulation, a.i., human android relationship, robot, androids, cyborgs, psychology, man versus machine ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 72K
I Am Mother (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, suspense, bleak, thought provoking
Plot: artificial intelligence, end of the world, robot, mission, man versus machine, mother, daughter, mother daughter relationship, extinction, technology, apocalypse, stranger ...
Place: adelaide south australia, australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 1K
Twisted Pair (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Identical twin brothers become hybrid A.I (artificial intelligence) entities, yet torn in different directions to achieve justice for humanity.
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: identical twins, artificial intelligence, hostage, blood, homeless, dog, murder, eagle, explosion, rat, beach, twin brothers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.8
 26K
Tau (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Held captive in a futuristic smart house, a woman hopes to escape by befriending the A.I. program that controls the house.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, escape attempt, woman in danger, kidnapped woman, experiment, laboratory, murder, kidnapping, drone, robot, injection, security system ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 8K
Somnio (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man trapped in an automated prison must outsmart a computer in order to escape and try and find his way back to the outside world that may already be wiped out.
Style: suspense, psychological thriller, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: escape, artificial intelligence, prison, jail, prisoner, man versus machine, father son relationship, escape attempt, camera, mistaken identity, computer, repeated event ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Roswell: The Aliens Attack (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two aliens escape from 1947 Roswell, New Mexico and set out to sabotage the Earth. The lady alien finds she enjoys sex and likes to seduce soldiers. However, the male eventually falls in love with an Earthling and decides to stop the female from ...
Plot: alien, ufo, soldier, nuclear
Time: 1940s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 30K
The Machine (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Already deep into a second Cold War, Britain’s Ministry of Defense seeks a game-changing weapon. Programmer Vincent McCarthy unwittingly provides an answer in The Machine, a super-strong human cyborg. When a programming bug causes the prototype to ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, androids and robots, a.i., robot, man versus machine, laboratory, fear, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, military, technology, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 215K
Transcendence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two leading computer scientists work toward their goal of Technological Singularity, as a radical anti-technology organization fights to prevent them from creating a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, exciting, tense, stylized ...
Plot: technology, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, computers and web, scientist, technology gone awry, resurrection, chaos, hi-tech, utopia, consciousness, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 83K
The Circle (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young tech worker takes a job at a powerful Internet corporation, quickly rises up the company's ranks, and soon finds herself in a perilous situation concerning privacy, surveillance and freedom. She comes to learn that her decisions and ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, intense, tense, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: technology, privacy, company, social media, internet, moral dilemma, media manipulation, surveillance, camera, distopia, female protagonist, peer pressure ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 31K
The Final Cut (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a world with memory implants, Robin Williams plays a cutter, someone with the power of final edit over people's recorded histories. His latest assignment is one that puts him in danger.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, twists and turns, intellectual, tense ...
Plot: surveillance, technology, memory, microchip, death, haunted by the past, childbirth, chase, child birth, child abuse, distopia, twists & turns ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 227K
Chappie (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings—some good, some bad—and he will rely on his heart and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, technology gone awry, technology, cyberpunk, a.i., androids, cyborgs, gangsters, gangster, heist, brutality ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 54K
Automata (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Bulgaria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jacq Vaucan, an insurance agent of ROC robotics corporation, routinely investigates the case of manipulating a robot. What he discovers will have profound consequences for the future of humanity.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, androids and robots, robot, danger, investigation, rain, profanity, distopia, desert, ecology, uncover truth ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 5K
Uncanny (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For ten years, inventor David Kressen has lived in seclusion with his inventions, including Adam, a robot with incredible lifelike human qualities. When reporter Joy Andrews is given access to their unconventional facility, she is alternately ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: deception, artificial intelligence, scientist, reporter, suprisingly clever, genius, laboratory, androids, escapades, adventure, danger, holding hands ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 896
Centigrade (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.
Plot: snow, trapped, stranded, blizzard, couples, cold, pregnant, pregnant woman, birth, loss of job, argument, candle
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both ...
Style: cult film, suspenseful, gloomy, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, man versus machine, catastrophe, artificial intelligence, cold war, computer, mathematics, ultimatum, nuclear threat, super computer, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: canada, washington d.c., moscow russia, colorado, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
 114
Echo Dr. (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When their home security system malfunctions, a family struggles to survive an attack against a state of the art patrol guard that believes they are intruders.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: killer robot, man versus machine, survival, a.i., family in danger, technology gone awry, family relations, androids and robots, home invasion, androids, security system, showdown ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 209K
Cube (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven strangers are taken out of their daily lives and placed mysteriously in a deadly cube where they all agree they must find their way out.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, clever, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, trap, maze, captivity, escape, trapped, death, danger, mathematics, mysterious place, parallel world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 211
Lifepod (1981)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The first interplanetary cruise ship malfunctions halfway to Jupiter, forcing most of the crew and passengers to abandon ship. A handful of people are trapped onboard.
Plot: trapped in space, outer space, talking computer, spacecraft, human versus computer
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 7K
A.I. Rising (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Serbia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a lonely mission to Alpha Centauri, Milutin is teamed up with Nimani 1345, a female cyborg designed to fulfill his every need. At first thrilled to be able to control her, Sebastian grows tired of having his desires fulfilled so easily. Longing ...
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, sentimental, intellectual
Plot: outer space, artificial intelligence, space mission, corporation, cosmonaut, male female relationship, spacecraft, distopia, androids, trapped in space, love, space station ...
Time: near future, future
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 47K
THX 1138 (1971)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: People in the future live in a totalitarian society. A technician named THX 1138 lives a mundane life between work and taking a controlled consumption of drugs that the government uses to make puppets out of people. As THX is without drugs for the ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: distopia, prison, utopia, future dystopia, totalitarianism, fighting the system, hologram, chaos, technology gone awry, separated, surveillance, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 1K
Delete (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: Delete imagines a disaster in our all-too-fragile digital world where all computers could become dangerously self-aware with one systematic purpose–to destroy mankind. Faced with possible extinction, there is only one way out–create a second ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: catastrophe, artificial intelligence, computer hacker, uncover truth, save the world, danger, heroes, escapades, cyberspace, chaos, technology gone awry, hacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 5K
Looker (1981)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Plastic surgeon Larry Roberts performs a series of minor alterations on a group of models who are seeking perfection. The operations are a resounding success. But when someone starts killing his beautiful patients, Dr. Roberts becomes suspicious and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: investigation, murder, model, plastic surgeon, dishonesty, crimes, mind game, amateur detective, technology gone awry, disorder, conspiracy, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california, los angeles, beverly hills, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Twenty Twenty-Four (2016)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lone scientist maintains an underground bunker for the coming global nuclear disaster. But after becoming prematurely isolated, he slowly begins to question his own reality and whether he is truly alone. Director Richard Mundy's immersive ...
Plot: underground bunker, bunker, artificial intelligence, talking computer, isolation, sole survivor, mind game
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Beyond the Trek (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A deep space mining vessel has been adrift for two years. It is suspected the crew brutally killed each other, but the reason for the bloodbath is unknown. A rescue crew is sent to find if there are any survivors, what happened and why.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, isolation, space station, serial killer, murder mystery, sole survivor, outer space, mutation, stun gun, shot in the back, axe in the head, severed arm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 63
MindScans (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While researching a story that centers around an interface that connects the brain to a virtual reality super-computer, investigative reporter Sara Lincoln struggles with the technology's social and moral implications as the lines between her ...
Plot: technology, reporter, virtual reality, ethics, super computer, lawsuit, mind
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 493K
I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, future dystopia, androids and robots, technology gone awry, a.i., artificial intelligence, cyborgs, hi-tech, humanoid robot, danger, man versus machine, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 3K
Listening (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Cambodia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For years, we have tried to harness the power of the human mind… and failed. Now, one breakthrough will change everything. Beyond technology. Beyond humanity. Beyond control. David, Ryan, and Jordan hope the telepathy invention will solve all ...
Style: captivating, intense, exciting, disturbing
Plot: telepathy, mind control, technology, scientist, invention, experiment, evil corporation, friendship, mind reading, surveillance, brainwashing, government ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.0
 855
Ghostkeeper (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of three friends on a snowmobiling trip find themselves stranded at an abandoned lodge isolated in the mountains. They discover that an old woman resides in the hotel, along with an evil entity that she is keeping in the basement.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, snow, hotel, winter, haunted house, demon, axe, mythology, corpse, knife, impalement, shotgun ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
2036 Origin Unknown (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the first manned mission to Mars ends in a deadly crash, mission controller Mackenzie 'Mack' Wilson assists an artificial intelligence system, A.R.T.I. Their investigation uncovers a mysterious object under the surface of Mars that ...
Style: exciting, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: artificial intelligence, mars, expedition, trapped in space, investigation, crash, hi-tech, space exploration, explorer, sandstorm, spaceship crash, close up of eye ...
Time: near future
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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