Movies like Virtual Obsession

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Virtual Obsession (1998)
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Virtual Obsession (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: If you were a brilliant young scientist diagnosed with only months to live, what choices would you make? To have faith that you were taken early for a reason and go quietly, or to use cryogenics to hope you could be cured someday in the future, or to download your consciousness into computer memory where you could still continue to interact with tho ones you love?
Plot: scientist, computer, hologram, cryogenics, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, seduction, unfaithful husband, elevator, nightmare, little boy, autopsy, assistant, severed head, surveillance, blackout, escalator, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, female scientist, loss of daughter, religion versus science, lab rat, super computer, wheelchair ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and tense films with plots about scientist, computer, technology, danger, explosion, murder and robot mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Virtual Obsession: Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970), Project Nightmare (1987), Virtual Girl (1998), Y2K (1999), Brainstorm (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, ultimatum, mathematics, nuclear threat, super computer, apocalypse, computer system ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: canada, soviet union, colorado, ussr, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Project Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beneath the desert lies a terrifying secret! While camping out, two close friends, Gus and John are attacked by an awesome, but unidentifiable force. Fleeing this unknown terror, they come upon Marcy, a vision of beauty, alone in the desert. She’s ...
Plot: nightmare, experiment, mind control, isolation, camp, computer, airplane, cabin, underground, priest, pyramid, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jobe is resuscitated by Jonathan Walker. He wants Jobe to create a special computer chip that would connect all the computers in the world into one network, which Walker would control and use. But what Walker doesn't realize is a group of ...
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: virtual reality, psychopath, computer, cyberpunk, cyberspace, scientist, world domination, supernatural power, sword fight, surveillance, prodigy, computer animation ...
Time: 2040s, future, 80s
Place: los angeles, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.7
 280
Virtual Girl (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John Lewis, a programming genius, has it all- a beautiful wife and a child, a lavish home and he's on the brink of making it big after he finishes one last project, a CD-Rom Sex Game called Virtual Girl. However, things get complicated when a ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, sexual, suspenseful
Plot: virtual reality, dangerous attraction, chaos, programmer, technophobia, life turned upside down, technology gone awry, computer, simulation, erotica, female nudity, sex ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 3.3
 363
Y2K (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's millennium eve. At the stroke of midnight the Y2K computer bug kicks in, causing widespread chaos in the US.
Plot: evacuation, computer, catastrophe, nuclear power plant
Time: 2000s, year 1999, year 2000, 90s, turn of the century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 11K
Brainstorm (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brilliant research scientists have invented a device capable of recording and playing back sensory experiences only to have devastating results when one of them records their own death.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, meditative, psychological ...
Plot: memory, virtual reality, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, uncover truth, mad scientist, rebellion, technology, fighting the system, government agent, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: england, europe, london, north carolina, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, psychological thriller, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: escape, artificial intelligence, prison, jail, prisoner, father son relationship, man versus machine, escape attempt, computer, mistaken identity, camera, repeated event ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.0
 1K
The Power (1968)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: One by one members of a special project team are being killed by telekinesis - the ability to move things with the power of the mind alone. The race is on to determine which of the remaining team members is the murderer and to stop them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, telekinesis, mind control, laboratory, violence spree, multiple suspects, disorder, hidden identity, supernatural, deadly, dishonesty, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 4.1
 2K
Half Life (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the near future, when communications go offline at a remote nuclear power plant isolated in the desert, a young safety inspector, Abby Dixon, is forced to fly out to bring them back online. Once inside the facility, mysterious clues and strange ...
Style: twists and turns, philosophical, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: nuclear, insanity, nuclear power, radiation, scientist, strong female lead, nuclear power plant, rescue, science, deception, loneliness, technology ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Electronic Lover (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Mike Atkinson plays the Master in this surreal little soft-core film of the late 60's. The Master is a peeping tom who sends his minion to fellow various women around with a video camera, the images being sent back to the Masters lair where he ...
Plot: peeping tom, lesbianism, computer, voyeurism, female nudity, sex, lesbian sex, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 2K
Solar Crisis (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A huge solar flare is predicted to fry the Earth. Astronauts aboard the spaceship Helios must go to the Sun to drop a bomb equipped with an Artificial Intelligence (Freddy) and a Japanese pilot (as a back up if the Artificial Intelligence fail) at ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, catastrophe, astronaut, space travel, bomb, rescue, danger, race against time, survival, apocalypse, artificial intelligence, sun ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
 698
Deep Red (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young girl is accidently infected with an alien substance known as "Deep Red", the astonishing results attract the attention of the illustrious scientist Dr. Newmeyer. Disillusioned security expert Joe Keyes must team up with his ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: nanotechnology, scientist, ex husband ex wife relationship, surrogate family, haunted by the past, happy ending, framed for murder, set on fire, milkman, private detective, mad scientist, flamethrower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 5
e-Virus (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: The CIA is tasked with keeping the United States one step ahead of any opposing military technology. While stealth and drone technology have dominated the battlefield, the enemy has constantly engineered equivalent weapons. But, now the CIA has ...
Plot: technology, cia, remote, computer, internet, virus, code, nanotechnology, hybrid, female agent, cia agent, assassination attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Elizabeth Harvest (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The newly married Elizabeth arrives with her new husband, the scientist Henry, at a magnificent house. He tells her that she can do there anything she pleases, except to enter a certain closed room.
Style: captivating, tense, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: cloning, locked room, scientist, secret, wife, newlyweds, murder, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, uncover truth, estate, danger ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 10K
Futureworld (1976)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after the Westworld tragedy in the Delos amusement park, the corporate owners have reopened the park following over $1 billion in safety and other improvements. For publicity purposes, reporters Chuck Browning and Tracy Ballard are invited ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, danger, robot as menace, conspiracy, cloning, investigation, journalist, reporter, man versus machine, society, leadership, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 70s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 28K
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: disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, escape attempt, woman in danger, laboratory, kidnapped woman, experiment, murder, robot, kidnapping, drone, security system, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 367
Virus (1995)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Who could have deliberately released a rare and deadly African plague that is now spreading uncontrollably throughout America's largest urban areas? A lone determined doctor desperately and fearlessly searches for the truth, but she soon finds ...
Plot: plague, latex gloves, goggles, dental mask, surgical gown, african american, telephone, disease, medical research, babe scientist, profanity, medical ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 49K
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, totalitarianism, prison, utopia, future dystopia, fighting the system, dystopic future, hologram, technology gone awry, separated, chaos, surveillance ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dreammaster: The Erotic Invader (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On a quest to unravel the mysteries of recurring nightmares, four college grad students experiment on each other, monitoring and attempting to manipulate their dreams. Grant, the most troubled of the quartet, is disturbed by the sensual Devora, an ...
Plot: black bra, book, crying, red wine, electric shock, mistress, sexual fantasy, tape recorder, cleavage, subconscious, bisexuality, sex in bed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 238K
Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, psychological, philosophical, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, save the world, spacecraft, sun, danger, expedition, self sacrifice, astronaut, heroic mission, earth, bomb ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Manhattan Project (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair. The film's underlying theme involves the Cold War of the 1980s when government ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: laser, heist, bomb, science, teenager, runaway, danger, laboratory, nuclear, scientist, helicopter, plutonium ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.2
 1K
Naked Souls (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Edward is busy trying to unlock the secrets of reading and recording people's thoughts. He is very involved with his work leaving little room for girlfriend Britt. Longstreet comes along and offers Edward a place to do his research and have ...
Style: bleak, serious, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, dream girl, murder, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mad scientist, crimes, deadly, lust, body swapping, breasts, student life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 167K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, surprise ending, experimental, tech noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, super soldier, nanotechnology, cyborgs, microchip, distopia, murder, implant, robotics, super computer, experimental technology ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Let's Be Evil (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman enters an underground bunker where gifted children use augmented reality technology to wreak havoc.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: virtual reality, children, killer child, childhood trauma, artificial intelligence, student, little girl, childhood memory, childhood flashback, trapped in a building, woman in danger, evil child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.1
 321
Savage (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After his family is murdered, and he's left for dead, a farmer awakens in the desert and finds himself transformed into a savage warrior, with all the powers and skills of the ancient gods. Guided by his "spirit masters" he's ...
Plot: alien, prisoner, cave painting, action figure, ant, jail cell, female full frontal nudity, mental patient, barefoot, nurse, rabbit, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.6
 157
Game Over (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a super computer is linked to a video game network, the computer programmer who designed the game must enter the virtual reality world of his fantasies and defeat the computer before it causes worldwide chaos!
Plot: virtual reality, super computer, video game, car, computer hacker, explosion, computer, football player, tied up, police, cheerleader, desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 415
Time Travelers (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before. All what they know is that resembles a disease that existed at around 1871, and that a Dr. Henderson was able to save most of his patients but the Chicago Fire destroyed his ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, plague, epidemic, time travel, time traveler, uncle niece relationship, microscope, uncle, niece, doctor patient relationship, doctor's office, doctor ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 4K
The Wave (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man on the verge of a promotion takes a mysterious hallucinogenic drug that begins to tear down his reality and expose his life for what it really is.
Style: psychedelic, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: karma, drugs, husband wife relationship, lawyer, dealer, drug trip, bar, friendship, death, car accident, threat to kill, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 3K
Omega Doom (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After earth is taken over by an army of robots, the small number of humans left are forced into hiding. In the nuclear winter, only droids walk the face of the earth, in fear of the rumored human resurgence, and in search of a hidden cache of ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, post apocalypse, super soldier, disembodied head, severed head, androids, cyborgs, life is a bitch, a.i., man versus machine, escapades, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 220K
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, tense, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: technology, artificial intelligence, computers and web, nanotechnology, resurrection, scientist, technology gone awry, chaos, hi-tech, inventions and discoveries, consciousness, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%