Movies and TV shows like Impulse

If you like "Impulse" you are looking for sexual, captivating and bleak movies or TV shows about / with super strength, teenage life, youth, supernatural, danger, family relations and friendship themes of Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Impulse (2018)
 7.5
 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, sexy, controversial, ambiguous ending
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: super strength, teenage life, youth, supernatural, danger, family relations, friendship, investigation, criminal, fight, murderer, violence, drugs, crisis, rage, anger, school, suburbs, superheroine, adaptation, dialogue, sex, police, bitch, gun ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Impulse

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspenseful, exciting and tense films and TV series with plots about danger, friendship, youth, murder, family relations, supernatural and supernatural power mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Impulse: Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018), Marvel's Runaways (2017), Hanna (2019), The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011), The Tomorrow People (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, bleak, exciting, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, teenage superhero, super strength, superhero, teenager, youth, friendship, supernatural, teleportation, danger, investigation, justice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Runaways (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Every teenager thinks their parents are evil. What if you found out they actually were? Six diverse teenagers who can barely stand each other must unite against a common foe – their parents.
Style: captivating, entertaining, tense, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, superhero team, superheroine, super villain, runaway, friendship, superhero, youth, supernatural ability, parents and children, good versus evil, love and romance ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 26K
Hanna (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This thriller and coming-of-age drama follows the journey of an extraordinary young girl as she evades the relentless pursuit of an off-book CIA agent and tries to unearth the truth behind who she is. Based on the 2011 Joe Wright film.
Style: exciting, captivating, intense, disturbing, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: female fighter, vengeance, young girl, female assassin, child soldier, murderer, danger, mystery, teenage girl, villainess, revenge, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, high school, life turned upside down, teenage life, supernatural power, youth, chase, chases and races, mysterious character, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
bleak movies
5725
friendship movies
13943
suspense movies
11700
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, supernatural, young heroes, psychic, youth, telekinesis, good versus evil, young people, telepathy, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.6
 127K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, supernatural ability, high school, supernatural power, teenage love, teenage life, transformation, youth, life turned upside down, teen romance, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, mexico, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Motherland: Fort Salem (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
Story: Set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution over 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the government to fight for their country, the series follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into early deployment.
Style: captivating, suspense, whimsical, entertaining, ironic
Audience: family outing
Plot: witch, supernatural, magic, lesbian, sorceress, lgbt, public service, supernatural being, fight, military service, protection, investigation ...
Time: 2020s, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 9K
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 ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, conspiracy, runaway, manhunt, police, adaptation, dialogue, friendship, investigation, society, danger, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
lyrical movies
393
criminal movies
2442
fight movies
6684
 7.0
 240K
Chronicle (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three high school students make an incredible discovery, leading to their developing uncanny powers beyond their understanding. As they learn to control their abilities and use them to their advantage, their lives start to spin out of control, and ...
Style: bad ending, suspenseful, serious, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, telekinesis, friendship, super strength, outcast, adolescence, supernatural, teenage life, high school, popularity, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 4K
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, teenager, supernatural ability, friendship, life risking, supernatural, youth, teenage life, social relations, high school life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 193K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, semi serious, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, private detective, superhero, imaginary, investigation, super powers, danger, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, superheroine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 4K
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, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, tv show, danger, media, amateur detective, riddles and clues, crimes, young heroes, youth, investigative journalism, mind control, missing brother
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 5K
Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Young Nancy Drew makes plans to leave her hometown for college after high school graduation, but finds herself drawn into a supernatural murder mystery.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, bleak, non-linear
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, danger, friendship, love and romance, murder, paranormal, secrets, interracial, supernatural, based on a novel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 143K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, murder, distant future, resistance fighter, virtual reality, twists & turns, adventure, artificial intelligence, female nudity, consciousness, multiple storylines ...
Time: future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.2
 75K
Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, cynical, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, drugs/alcohol, friends, party, looking for sex, youth, homosexual, siblings relations, underage drinking, high school life, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.4
 52K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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, beast, small town life, danger, murder, confined, missing person, transformation, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, time travel, adventure, time traveler, danger, fantasy world, netflix, family, team, super strength, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Eve of Destruction (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Two scientists attempt to discover a new unlimited energy resource, but their experiment is sabotaged by eco-terrorists. A black hole is then formed and could destroy the world ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, save the world, escapades, experiment gone awry, chaos, heroes, danger, black hole, science runs amok, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
murderer movies
1079
violence movies
12338
sexy movies
7744
drugs movies
3418
 6.5
 7K
Chambers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Consumed by the mystery surrounding the donor heart that saved her life, a young patient starts taking on sinister characteristics of the deceased.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: death, violence, heart transplant, murder, youth, self sacrifice, family relations, vengeance, father daughter relationship, deadly, dishonesty, supernatural ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
9-1-1: Lone Star (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Nearly 20 years ago, Owen Strand was the lone survivor of his Manhattan firehouse on 9/11. In the wake of the attack, Owen had the unenviable task of rebuilding his station. After a similar tragedy happens to a firehouse in Austin, Owen, along with ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere, disturbing
Plot: society, redemption, disorder, friendship, family relations, family, escapades, father son relationship, rivalry, adaptation, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.7
 11K
Condor (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, captivating, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, government conspiracy, murder, investigation, political thriller, danger, crimes, dialogue, twists & turns, weapons, fight scenes, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
No Ordinary Family (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After their plane crashes into the Amazon River, each member of the Powell family starts to show signs of new, unique and distinct super powers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: family, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, teenage life, imaginary, parents and children, district attorney, scientist, fighting crime, family life, family secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 1.3
 376
C Me Dance (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A teenage dancer in training for the Los Angeles ballet discovers that she is dying of cancer, only to discover that the Devil is real after getting the miracle that she and her father both prayed for. Shortly after discovering that her dream of ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, serious, suspense, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, family relations, parents and children, youth, society, dancer's life, danger, imaginary, religions or cults, life turned upside down, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
crisis movies
85
rage movies
1130
anger movies
2194
The Thundermans (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, twins, siblings relations, young heroes, heroes, superhuman powers, family relations, youth, friendship, family, rivalry, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.7
 67K
Titans (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A team of young superheroes led by Nightwing (formerly Batman's first Robin) form to combat evil and other perils.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superhero, supernatural ability, secret identity, friendship, superheroine, villain, danger, murder, crimes, vengeance, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 39K
Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, investigation, danger, small town, death, murder, crimes, violence, lawyer, interracial adoption, supernatural power, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.1
 3K
Pandora (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2199, a young woman who has lost everything finds a new life at Earth's Space Training Academy where she learns to defend the galaxy from intergalactic threats.
Style: futuristic, captivating, atmospheric, colourful
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, hi-tech, clones, outer space, school, mystery, danger, friendship, death of parents, death of parent, loss of parent, loss of parents
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 3K
Immortals (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Driven by revenge, human-turned-vampire Mia sets out to vanquish Dmitry, a ruthless vampire leader who seeks an artifact that grants immortality.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, revenge, betrayal, escapades, rivalry, culture clash, youth, friendship, hopes, danger, murder, violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.6
 73K
Body Hunt (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A mother and daughter move to a new town and find themselves living next door to a house where a young girl murdered her parents. When the daughter befriends the surviving son, she learns the story is far from over.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, haunted by the past, youth, cross dressing, danger, small town, parents and children, friendship, family relations, insanity, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 10K
The Whispers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: We love to play games with our children. But what happens when someone else starts to play with them too? Someone we don't know. Can't see. Can't hear. In The Whispers, someone or something -- is manipulating the ones we love most to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, tense
Plot: youth, evil alien, danger, save the world, manipulation, investigation, race against time, deception, murder, naivete, little girl, kids in trouble ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%