Movies like Virtual Obsession

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Virtual Obsession (1998)
 4.7
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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: cyberpunk, scientist, computer, cryogenics, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, seduction, elevator, autopsy, nightmare, husband wife relationship, blackout, assistant, little boy, unfaithful husband, extramarital affair, female scientist, surveillance, loss of daughter, religion versus science, lab rat, super computer, hologram, wheelchair, severed head ...

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Most similar movies to Virtual Obsession

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, futuristic and weird films with plots about cyberpunk, computer, distopia, danger, murder, virtual reality and post apocalypse mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Virtual Obsession: Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970), Virtual Girl (1998), Brainstorm (1983), Menno's Mind (1997), Project Nightmare (1987). 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: gloomy, suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense, affectionate ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computer, artificial intelligence, cold war, scientist, cyberpunk, distopia, human versus computer, science runs amok, talking computer, cyborgs, man versus machine, disaster ...
Time: future, 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, washington d.c., moscow russia, rome italy, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.9
 329
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, sexy, serious, suspenseful, sexual
Plot: erotica, cyberpunk, woman seduces a man, fetish, virtual reality, computer, chaos, life turned upside down, technophobia, programmer, dangerous attraction, technology gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.4
 12K
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: suspenseful, meditative, philosophical, psychological, intense ...
Plot: virtual reality, memory, cyberpunk, imagination, conspiracy, transformation, experiment gone awry, uncover truth, future dystopia, mad scientist, rebellion, computer ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, north carolina, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.4
 384
Menno's Mind (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Menno is a computer programmer at The Resort, an enormous funhouse where people can live out their fantasies in virtual reality. Feeding their personal data into a software program called The System, head of security Felix Medina is setting up a big ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: programmer, cyberpunk, computer, software, terrorist group, presidential election, virtual reality, heroes, rebellion, rise to the top, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, mind control, experiment, wilderness, forest, scientist, airplane, underground, isolation, camp, computer, pyramid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.9
 2K
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: psychotronic, slasher, suspense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mind control, telekinesis, paranormal, experiment, super strength, laboratory, violence spree, dishonesty, supernatural, supernatural ability, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.5
 467
Jackrabbit (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Following a worldwide event known as The Reset, humanity rebuilds a society with aging mechanics where gleaming technology once stood. Surveillance now the status quo, society is slowly putting its shattered pieces back together under a watchful ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, retro
Plot: cyberpunk, computer, puzzle, mystery, investigation, computer hacker, secret, hacker, post apocalypse
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Thirteenth Floor (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Computer scientist Hannon Fuller has discovered something extremely important. He's about to tell the discovery to his colleague, Douglas Hall, but knowing someone is after him, the old man leaves a letter in his computer generated parallel ...
Style: mind bending, intellectual, twist ending, atmospheric, confusing ...
Plot: virtual reality, alternate reality, cyberpunk, twists and turns, cyberspace, time travel, computer system, parallel universe, parallel world, distopia, dystopic future, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 90s, 1930s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 5.0
 5K
Zone 414 (2021)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the near future on a colony of state-of-the-art robots, a private investigator is hired by the colony's creator to bring his missing daughter home.
Style: futuristic, captivating, disturbing, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: androids and robots, cyberpunk, distopia, artificial intelligence, androids, investigation, humanoid robot, uncover truth, sleuth, mystery, private detective, forensics ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.2
 211
Inhumanoid (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family of three is travelling in space, when they encounter a stranded spaceship. They manage to pull out one survivor (Grieco) who's in shock. However, when the father goes on to investigate the ship, he finds that everyone was murdered. ...
Plot: cyberpunk, husband wife relationship, cyborgs, nudity (full frontal - brief), robot as menace, loss of daughter, attempted rape, loss of husband, daughter, child murder, spacecraft, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: futuristic, bad ending, melancholic, psychological, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: computer, cyberpunk, virtual reality, technology, revenge, hacker, androids and robots, cyborgs, prodigy, chase, scientist, fight scenes ...
Time: future, 80s, 2040s
Place: los angeles, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.5
 187K
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, neo noir ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, revenge, murder, microchip, nanotechnology, distopia, cyborgs, surgery, super soldier, evil wins, super computer ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.1
 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, apocalyptic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, spacecraft, astronaut, bomb, fantasy world, space travel, catastrophe, clones, desert, death, end of the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 11K
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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, androids and robots, robot, robot as menace, reporter, journalist, cloning, investigation, man versus machine, society, chaos, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, near future, 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 32K
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: suspense, exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, intellectual ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, kidnapping, escape attempt, robot, laboratory, experiment, woman in danger, security system, murder, kidnapped woman, drone, cyberpunk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Cyber Vengeance (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The year is 2005. The prison system is run by the private sector. Business tycoon R.D. Crowley, has created a virtual reality prison. The prisoner's bodies are locked in suspended animation while their minds traverse the lethal labyrinth of ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: prison, cyberpunk, post apocalypse, vietnam war, virtual reality, civil war, female nudity, martial arts, sword, old west, prohibition, paraplegic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.3
 410
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: computer, evacuation, disaster, nuclear power plant, catastrophe
Time: year 2000, turn of the century, 90s, 2000s, year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, jail, escape attempt, father son relationship, man versus machine, prisoner, computer, political prisoner, reality, prison escape, mistaken identity ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.7
 770
Kamikaze 1989 (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a totalitarian society of the future, in which the government controls all facets of the media, a homicide detective investigates a string of bombings, and finds out more than he bargained for.
Style: art house, parody, intellectual
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, police, surrealism, post apocalypse, crime investigation, bomb, prosecution, totalitarian state, loner, gunfight, surveillance ...
Time: future, year 1989
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.6
 184
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: woman with a gun, cyberpunk, virtual reality, super computer, video game, police, lie, waking up, tattoo, coffee, desert, football player ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 405
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: epidemic, pandemic, deadly virus, quarantine, medical, hospital, medical research, african american, virus, disease, plague, african ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, lesbian sex, sex, voyeurism, lesbianism, computer
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 176K
Surrogates (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, surreal, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, cyberpunk, distopia, androids and robots, dystopic future, technology gone awry, utopia, cloning, clones, future dystopia, physical appearance, cyborgs ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.2
 230K
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, philosophical, futuristic, tricky, cerebral ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, technology, resurrection, scientist, consciousness, technology gone awry, chaos, hi-tech, computers and web, a.i., nanotechnology, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 16K
Hardware (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg's head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, macabre, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, post apocalypse, cyborgs, distopia, apocalypse, killer robot, desert, robot, survival, man versus machine, woman in danger, terminator ...
Time: future
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.0
 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, androids and robots, cyborgs, apocalypse, cyberpunk, distopia, pluto, terminator, androids, robot, gang war, fictional war ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 10
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, hybrid, software, code, virus, computer, internet, fictional war, assassination, cia agent, assassination attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 51K
Infinite (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Evan McCauley has skills he never learned and memories of places he has never visited. Self-medicated and on the brink of a mental breakdown, a secret group that call themselves “Infinites” come to his rescue, revealing that his memories are ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, futuristic, spiritual ...
Plot: russian roulette, reincarnation, final battle, destruction, past life, schizophrenia, weapons, final showdown, struggle, secret, megalomaniac, female mercenary ...
Time: year 1985, 2020s, 80s
Place: mexico city, usa, himalaya, north america, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.0
 179
Hungry for You (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's the year 2010, and half of all households receive virtual reality programming. However, someone has discovered how to use the VR receivers to murder men while being seduced into virtual sex with the seductive Viva. The FCC has contracted ...
Style: erotic
Plot: murder, skydiving, virtual reality, woman seduces a man, female nudity, crime investigation, race car, aspiring singer, sex scene, erotica, male full rear nudity, transvestite ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.2
 2K
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: serious, bleak, erotic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, dream girl, murder, lust, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mad scientist, crimes, sex scene, making love, switching bodies, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%