Movies and TV shows like The Crossing

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The Crossing (2018)
 7.2
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The Crossing (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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 mother in search of her missing refugee daughter drive this allegory with a surprising conspiracy at the center.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, suspense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, conspiracy, manhunt, runaway, police, adaptation, friendship, investigation, danger, society, mother daughter relationship, adventure, crimes, super strength, corruption, dialogue, weapons, immigrants, post apocalypse, flashback
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Crossing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, tense and twists and turns films and TV series with plots about danger, investigation, friendship, society, crimes, murder and time travel mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Crossing: Wayward Pines (2015), Impulse (2018), Salvation (2017), Lab Rats: Elite Force (2016), Revolution (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: mind bending, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, small town life, beast, danger, missing person, murder, mystery, confined, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
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 7.4
 9K
Impulse (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Follow 16-year-old Henrietta, aka Henry, who discovers she has the ability to teleport. The first time she realizes this, she is in a truck with her high school’s Golden Boy, who tries to rape her.
Style: sexual, captivating, bleak, suspense, lyrical ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, super strength, youth, supernatural, danger, family relations, friendship, investigation, criminal, crisis, murderer, anger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 21K
Salvation (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, asteroid, save the planet, conspiracy, danger, comet, plan, mystery, betrayal, investigation, explosion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Lab Rats: Elite Force (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "Lab Rats: Elite Force" is set in a bustling metropolis after the Mighty Med hospital is destroyed by a band of unknown super-villains. After Adam and Leo volunteer to oversee the students at Davenport's Bionic Academy, Kaz, Oliver ...
Style: humorous, captivating
Plot: superhero, super strength, super villain, superheroine, danger, escapades, super weapon, superhero team, runaway, love and romance, revenge, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 82K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, society, chaos, escapades, worldwide chaos, post apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, nanotechnology ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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100%
 4.6
 16K
The I-Land (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 281 min.
TV show
Story: Wiped clean of memories and thrown together, a group of strangers fight to survive harsh realities -- and the island that traps them.
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, colourful, scenic ...
Plot: cyberpunk, ocean, prison, prison warden, island, fantasy world, danger, memory loss, survival, virtual reality, virtual world, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, breathtaking, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, alien, spacecraft, star trek, space travel, adventure, alien species, friendship, space exploration, danger, human in outer space, fight scenes ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2020s, 24th century, 23rd century
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 29K
Babylon 5 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Babylon 5 is a five-mile long space station located in neutral space. Built by the Earth Alliance in the 2250s, it's goal is to maintain peace among the various alien races by providing a sanctuary where grievances and negotiations can be ...
Style: serious, futuristic, bleak, saga, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, space opera, outer space, space station, benign alien, adventure, time travel, good versus evil, space and aliens, alien, culture clash, danger ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 16K
Krypton (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Set two generations before the destruction of the legendary Man of Steel’s home planet, Krypton follows Superman’s grandfather — whose House of El was ostracized and shamed — as he fights to redeem his family’s honor and save his beloved ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, non-linear, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: alien planet, save the world, friendship, betrayal, uncover truth, youth, destiny, martial arts, rivalry, heroes, family relations, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Two teenagers from very different backgrounds awaken to newly acquired superpowers which mysteriously link them to one another.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, teenage superhero, superhero, super strength, teenager, youth, friendship, supernatural, teleportation, danger, investigation, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 24K
The Society (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: When everyone else mysteriously vanishes from their wealthy town, the teen residents of West Ham must forge their own society to survive.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, captivating, emotional, mysterious ...
Plot: society, teenager, small town, teenagers, murder, death, separation, survival, fantasy world, friendship, relationships, trapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 13K
Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, investigation, police detective, father daughter relationship, danger, destiny, murder, redemption, serial killer, ham radio, twists & turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996
Place: usa, new york
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29%
Time After Time (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of young H.G. Wells and his time machine.
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, exciting, intense ...
Plot: time travel, serial killer, murder, love, time machine, danger, jack the ripper, fish out of water, time traveler, death, alternate timeline, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
American Odyssey (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In this "Traffic"-like action drama, an international conspiracy explodes when three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide - a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, graphic violence, family relations, state affairs, society, danger, dishonesty, corporate crimes, left to die, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 14K
Mars (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The maiden crew of the Daedalus spacecraft must push itself to the brink of human capability in order to successfully establish the first sustainable colony on Mars. Set both in the future and in the present day, this series blends scripted elements ...
Style: serious, exciting, clever, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: space colony, problem solving, mars, spacecraft, journey, voyage, outer space, storytelling, adaptation, adventure, life philosophy, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, near future, year 2016, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
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Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A high school girl named Riley has the ability to travel back in time and uses this power to save her friend who commits suicide.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, high school, supernatural ability, teenage life, friendship, life risking, supernatural, youth, teenager, social relations, high school life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Planet of the Apes (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes. Based on the 1968 Planet of the Apes film and its sequels, which were inspired by the novel of the same name by Pierre ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, future dystopia, astronaut, ape, danger, survival, escapades, on the run, chases and races, adventure, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 325K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, supernatural power, speed, time travel, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, save the day, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 6.4
 2K
Tommy (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: When a former high-ranking NYPD officer becomes the first female Chief of Police for Los Angeles, she uses her unflinching honesty and hardball tactics to navigate the social, political and national security issues that converge with enforcing the ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: police investigation, police officer, police, chief of police, police chief, adaptation, deadly, danger, talented, investigation, murder, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
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Cult (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After a rash of disappearances and a likely murder, an inquisitive, young female production assistant on a wildly popular television show called Cult joins a journalist blogger in investigating the rabid fans of the series who might be re-creating ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, tv show, riddles and clues, amateur detective, media, danger, crimes, young heroes, youth, investigative journalism, mind control, missing brother
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Comanche Moon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Comanche Moon, the prequel to McMurtry's bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Lonesome Dove follows Texas Rangers Augustus "Gus" McCrae (Zahn) and Woodrow F. Call (Urban), now in their middle years, as they continue to ...
Style: captivating, tense, sincere, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: native americans, old west, texas ranger, danger, friendship, partners, escapades, rivalry, daring rescue, crimes, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, victorian era, 1850s, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 855
Pioneer One (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Pioneer One is a 2010 American web series produced by Josh Bernhard and Bracey Smith. It has been funded purely through donations, and is the first series created for and released on BitTorrent networks.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: agent, terrorism, uncover truth, artifact, investigation, danger, confrontation with superior, satellite, politics, mars, outer space, space mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana, canada, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.4
 77K
Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, thought provoking, suspense, entertaining
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: money, investor, corruption, stock exchange, rivalry, businessman, ambition, wall street, stock market, wealth, family relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 43K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: mind bending, futuristic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, time machine, epidemic, post apocalypse, sent to the past, plague, virus, apocalypse, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 137
The Evidence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Inspectors Cayman Bishop and Sean Cole investigate crimes in San Francisco Police Department. How does all of the pieces to the puzzle all fit together?
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, crimes, riddles and clues, law enforcement, forensic evidence, police detective, cold case, fighting crime, murder of wife, mystery, vengeance, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.0
 151K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, murder, resistance fighter, virtual reality, twists & turns, adventure, artificial intelligence, consciousness, female nudity, multiple storylines, danger ...
Time: distant future, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Path of Destruction (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The movie opens with a faulty nanotechnology experiment that results in a massive, deadly explosion. The company's CEO manages to sidestep blame by framing a meddling young reporter (Katherine), who now holds the only surviving evidence needed ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: catastrophe, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, danger, chaos, dishonesty, explosion, nanotechnology, reporter, save the day, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 18K
Ascension (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 231 min.
TV show
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: captivating, serious, stylized, twists and turns, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, space opera, social differences, murder, space station, survival, technology, science, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 1950s, 1960s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: TV series centering on Marvel Cinematic Universe characters Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: superhero, super powers, superhuman, super villain, cyborgs, violence, tough guy, miraculous event, warrior, good versus evil, save the world, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 9K
Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, clock, heroic mission, danger, escapades, rescue, save the world, regeneration, space and aliens, good versus evil ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%