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, technology, corporation, skyscraper, office worker, electricity, male female relationship, night, coworker, security system, man versus machine, trapped in a building, employee, talking computer, human versus computer, bikini, 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, serious and surprise ending films with plots about artificial intelligence, technology, distopia, murder, robot, survival and catastrophe mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Tower: Dream House (1998), Ex Machina (2014), Twisted Pair (2018), I Am Mother (2019), Tau (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: security system, super computer, artificial intelligence, house, robot, computer, talking computer, dishwasher, security camera
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.7
 526K
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: mind bending, philosophical, twist ending, psychological, tense ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, isolation, cyberpunk, technology, human android relationship, existentialism, cyborgs, manipulation, androids, a.i., androids and robots ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 2K
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: artificial intelligence, identical twins, hostage, homeless, dog, murder, rat, beach, night, eagle, twins, twin brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.7
 88K
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, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, end of the world, mission, bunker, man versus machine, post apocalypse, technology, apocalypse, extinction, human versus robot, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: australia, adelaide south australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.8
 31K
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: exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, kidnapped woman, escape attempt, woman in danger, laboratory, robot, experiment, murder, drone, kidnapping, security system, drifter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 226K
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, futuristic ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, technology, nanotechnology, resurrection, computers and web, scientist, technology gone awry, hi-tech, chaos, cyberspace, inventions and discoveries, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 31K
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, inventions and discoveries, programmer, laboratory, fear, technology gone awry, hi-tech, distopia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: soldier, nuclear, ufo, alien
Time: 1940s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Infinity Chamber (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, captivating, disturbing, touching, tense ...
Plot: escape, artificial intelligence, prison, jail, escape attempt, prisoner, father son relationship, man versus machine, computer, mistaken identity, political prisoner, prison escape ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.7
 1K
The App (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Loving girlfriend, family fortune, breakout movie role: he's got it all. Until an app awakens a powerful new yearning. While in Rome to shoot his first movie, actor and industrial heir Niccolò becomes obsessed with the dating app ...
Style: psychological, suspense, melancholic, contemplative
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, psychology, obsession, character study, lovers apart, luxury, artificial intelligence, cell phone, aspiring actor, fear, relationship problems, acceptance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 91K
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, media manipulation, surveillance, social media, internet, moral dilemma, company, distopia, peer pressure, female protagonist, criminal ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 57K
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, androids and robots, post apocalypse, distopia, robot, ecology, cyberpunk, investigation, rain, desert, uncover truth, insurance agent ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
 17K
Mother/Android (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Georgia and her boyfriend Sam go on a treacherous journey to escape their country, which is caught in an unexpected war with artificial intelligence. Days away from the arrival of their first child, the couple must face No Man’s Land—a ...
Style: suspense, dramatic, thought provoking, disturbing, tragic ending ...
Plot: androids, robot, pregnant woman, couples, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, survival, female protagonist, relationships, characters in danger, youth, apocalypse ...
Time: near future, future
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 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, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: human versus computer, artificial intelligence, disaster, save the world, a.i., uncover truth, technology gone awry, cyberspace, chaos, escapades, heroes, hacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 33K
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, memory, microchip, death, childbirth, chase, haunted by the past, child abuse, technology, distopia, social satire, deception ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 6K
Uncanny (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 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: suspense, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: deception, reporter, artificial intelligence, scientist, genius, laboratory, androids, escapades, adventure, sentient robot, education, captivity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Your Friends Close (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Becca and Jason might save the world, or destroy it. The husband-and-wife design team have created “Your Friends Close,” a video game which forces you to choose between collaboration and backstabbing in a high stakes multi-player competition. At ...
Style: entertaining, light, funny, captivating
Plot: friendship, artificial intelligence, mind game, nerd, technology, cocktail party, rivalry, video game, party, game, lie, house party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 247K
Chappie (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: 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: stylized, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, cyborgs, technology gone awry, cyberpunk, technology, a.i., androids and robots, prodigy, parents and children, man versus machine, androids ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future
Place: johannesburg south africa, south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: suspenseful, gloomy, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, man versus machine, artificial intelligence, cold war, computer, disaster, nuclear threat, ultimatum, mathematics, nuclear war, usa president, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: canada, washington d.c., rome italy, moscow russia, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.6
 133
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: futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: man versus machine, killer robot, survival, a.i., technology gone awry, family in danger, androids and robots, family relations, home invasion, security system, androids, elimination ...
Time: 21st century, future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.8
 262
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, talking computer, outer space, spacecraft, human versus computer
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 14K
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: atmospheric, thought provoking, intellectual, sentimental
Plot: artificial intelligence, outer space, space mission, spacecraft, female robot, corporation, cosmonaut, male female relationship, distopia, androids, trapped in space, love ...
Time: near future, future
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 5K
Pressure (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four divers are stuck deep underwater in a vessel after a freak storm destroys their ship. Will they survive?
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining
Plot: claustrophobia, trapped, survival, diver, self sacrifice, rescue, scuba diving, friendship, storm, submarine, female nudity, jellyfish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.7
 51K
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: thought provoking, bleak, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: distopia, totalitarianism, prison, utopia, future dystopia, fighting the system, dystopic future, technology gone awry, chaos, surveillance, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 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: plastic surgeon, murder, model, investigation, disorder, dishonesty, mind game, amateur detective, crimes, technology gone awry, conspiracy, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california, beverly hills, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 76
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: virtual reality, ethics, lawsuit, super computer, technology, reporter, mind
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 3K
Teleios (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, serious, captivating, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, isolation, space station, murder mystery, sole survivor, serial killer, outer space, mutation, deep space, spacecraft, androids, suspended animation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.0
 197
Synapse (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An addicted memory dealer is chased relentlessly by federal narcotics agents bent on keeping the secrets he has locked in his mind hidden.
Style: neo noir
Plot: mafia, thrill ride, drugs, police, technology, memory, blood
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.0
 1K
Ghostkeeper (1981)
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, slasher
Plot: murder, hotel, snow, winter, haunted house, mistrust, unhappy ending, stalker, possessed woman, evil spirit, possessed human, rocky mountains ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.7
 10K
Songbird (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: During a pandemic lockdown, Nico, a young man with rare immunity, must overcome martial law, murderous vigilantes and a powerful family to reunite with his love, Sara.
Style: suspense, serious, apocalyptic, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: pandemic, epidemic, post apocalypse, infection, quarantine, dystopic future, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, isolation, delivery man, immunity, chase, teamwork ...
Time: 2020s, near future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%