Movies and TV shows like Salvation

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Salvation
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An MIT grad student and a tech superstar bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, save the planet, asteroid, plan, comet, conspiracy, mystery, danger, investigation, rocket, betrayal, tragedy, explosion, escape
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The X-Files
Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Canada, USA
45 min.
 8.7
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
Action, Drama, Thriller
USA
60 min.
 8.4
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Most similar movies to Salvation

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, investigation, murder, conspiracy, death, crimes and mystery mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Salvation: Wayward Pines (2015), The Crossing (2018), The 4400 (2004), The Event (2010), Ascension (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wayward Pines
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, mind bending, captivating
Plot: investigation, adaptation, apocalypse, danger, small town, transformation, society, beast, conspiracy, murder, multiple storylines, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, idaho
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 7.3
 6K
The Crossing
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Refugees from a war-torn country start showing up to seek asylum in an American town. Only the country these people are from is America and the war they are fleeing is 250 years in the future. The local sheriff with a past, a federal agent and a ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspense, tense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, runaway, conspiracy, manhunt, super strength, police, adaptation, society, dialogue, danger, investigation, weapons ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   72%
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 7.4
 39K
The 4400
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: 4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: powerful corporation, mystery, investigation, government agency, memory loss, missing person, fate of humanity, special agents, alien abduction, time travel, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
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System:   62%
    User:   51%
 
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 7.0
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The Event
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: government agency, mystery, investigation, chases and races, space and aliens, missing person, dishonesty, alien, conspiracy, uncover truth, danger, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   59%
    User:   57%
 
 7.2
 16K
Ascension
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 231 min.
Story: In this three-part miniseries, a young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return.
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, talky, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, space station, survival, space opera, technology, science, murder mystery, twists & turns, secrets, investigation, social differences, conspiracy theory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
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System:   56%
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The Man in the High Castle
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Philip K. Dick's award-winning novel, The Man in the High Castle explores what it would be like if the Allied Powers had lost WWII, and Japan and Germany ruled the United States.
Style: serious, suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating, tense
Plot: secret identity, alternate reality, espionage, forgery, intrigue, working undercover, dishonesty, political intrigue, rivalry, disorder, betrayal, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   58%
 
Designated Survivor
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tom Kirkman, a low-level cabinet member is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack during the State of the Union kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.
Style: exciting, tense, twists and turns, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: terrorism, usa president, counter terrorism, politics, danger, investigation, crimes, dialogue, catastrophe, twists & turns, chases and races, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   63%
 
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Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When CIA analyst Jack Ryan stumbles upon a suspicious series of bank transfers his search for answers pulls him from the safety of his desk job and catapults him into a deadly game of cat and mouse throughout Europe and the Middle East, with a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, agent, terrorism, analyst, mind game, investigation, intelligence, conspiracy, chase, unlikely couple, twists & turns, outsmarting ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   45%
 
 6.8
 50K
V
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009 to March 15, 2011. A remake of the 1983 miniseries created by Kenneth Johnson, the new series chronicles the arrival on Earth of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien encounter, evil alien, heroes, ufo, human versus alien, dishonesty, special agents, investigation, resistance, fbi, danger, uncover truth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   55%
 
 8.7
 177K
The X-Files
Genre: 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: suspenseful, mind bending, captivating, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, paranormal investigation, top secret, ufo, investigation, paranormal activity, fbi, special agents, mysterious place, female fbi agent, alien abduction, alien contact ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
 6.9
 18K
Zoo
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: dangerous animal, partners, mutation, save the world, pursuit, conspiracy, pandemic, experiment, crime, friends, investigation, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   58%
 
 7.3
 26K
Alphas
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, government agency, investigation, danger, crimes, mind control, experiment, enemy, violence, mentor, heroes, fellow agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
 8.4
 201K
Fringe
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, serious, surreal, suspense, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alternate dimension, fbi, special agents, supernatural, danger, mad scientist, investigation, crimes, top secret, paranormal activity, mystery, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
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The Innocents
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a teenage couple runs away to be together, the extraordinary gift they possess unleashes powerful forces intent on dividing them forever.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: physical appearance, body transformation, supernatural ability, policewoman, family relations, mystery, escape, teenage love, manipulation, chase, female protagonist, police ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
Amityville: The Awakening
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mystery, danger, twin brother, nightmare, twin sister, investigation, woman in danger, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1974
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
 7.6
 8K
Survivors
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, tense, stylized, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, danger, group of strangers, survival, virus, chaos, ex convict, politician, scientist, doctor, human nature, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
 7.6
 11K
Frequency
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, exciting, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: changing the past or future, father daughter relationship, investigation, police detective, ham radio, murder, danger, destiny, twists & turns, time travel, serial killer, flashback ...
Time: year 1996, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
 7.0
 93K
The X Files
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, scary, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mystery, alien, ufo, first contact, government agency, conspiracy theory, investigation, conspiracy, virus, special agents, fbi, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s, 1990s, prehistory ...
Place: antarctica, texas, europe, usa, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
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 6K
Sleight
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young street magician is left to take care of his little sister after his mother's passing and turns to drug dealing in the Los Angeles party scene to keep a roof over their heads. When he gets into trouble with his supplier, his sister is ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: drugs, heroes, teenage boy, family relations, family, danger, vengeance, card trick, society, debt, survival, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
 6.7
 303K
Signs
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, mystery, farm, alien encounter, single father, apocalypse, death, aliens, storytelling, space travel, first contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, brazil, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
 6.6
 46K
Arbitrage
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled hedge fund magnate, desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire, makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help.
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, realistic, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, infidelity, adultery, downfall, business, greed, corruption, corporate crimes, secrets, courtroom, twists & turns, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
 8.2
 56K
11.22.63
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An English teacher travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he has made in a bygone era.
Style: stylized, suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: time travel, assassination, period piece, kennedy assassination, conspiracy, historical event, changing the past or future, surveillance, time, twists & turns, conspiracy theory, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, future, 50s, year 1963
Place: usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
 7.9
 3K
Condor
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young CIA analyst Joe Turner has his idealism tested when he learns that the CIA has been using an algorithm he developed to spy on American citizens, leading the organization to a terrorist plot that threatens the lives of millions. Inspired by ...
Style: exciting, tense, twists and turns, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, government conspiracy, heroes, investigation, dialogue, political thriller, twists & turns, fight scenes, weapons, crimes, murder, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
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The Circle
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
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, tense, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: technology, internet, company, dystopic future, female protagonist, fighting the system, women, utopia, world politics, propaganda, life philosophy, surveillance ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
 7.7
 33K
12 Monkeys
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, intense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: save the world, plague, time travel, virus, epidemic, race against time, apocalypse, heroic mission, sent to the past, changing the past or future, post apocalypse, witness ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
 7.1
 79K
Unthinkable
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A convert to Islam sends the U.S. government a tape showing him in three nondescript storage rooms, each of which may contain a nuclear bomb set to detonate in less than a week. Helen Brody, an FBI agent in L.A., is tasked with finding the bombs ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: terrorism, violence, torture, fbi, cia, nuclear, manipulation, investigation, islam, world politics, twists & turns, brainwashing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
Prison Break: The Final Break
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The movie covers the events which occurred in between the downfall of The Company and the finale of the series. It details the arrest and incarceration of Sara Tancredi, the final escape plan which Michael devises for Sara. It also reveals the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, twists & turns, runaway, prison escape, daring rescue, vengeance, happy ending, secrets, depression, redemption, escapades, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: israel, new jersey, canada, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   29%
 
 7.8
 21K
Tyrant
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of an unassuming American family drawn into the workings of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation. Bassam "Barry" Al Fayeed, the younger son of the dictator of a war-torn nation, ends a self-imposed 20-year exile to return to his ...
Style: captivating, tense, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, ruler, political unrest, state affairs, brother brother relationship, totalitarianism, dictatorship, homecoming, coup d'etat, society, exile ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 

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Geostorm
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: ...
Style: apocalyptic, surprise ending
Plot: catastrophe, conspiracy, murder, outer space, space shuttle, end of the world, apocalypse, storm, artificial intelligence, malfunction, nasa, global warming ...
Time: future, near future
Place: manhattan new york city, hong kong, mumbai india, paris france, washington d.c. ...
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System:   32%
    User:   100%
 
Sleeping with the Enemy
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: domestic violence, obsession, starting over, violent husband, stalking, haunted by the past, hidden identity, violence, woman in danger, danger, desperation, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990
Place: iowa, usa, boston
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System:   32%
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