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Tower Prep (2010)
 7.8
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Tower Prep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ian Archer wakes up one morning to find himself at a mysterious academy for teens with special abilities. Unable to find answers to his questions from the school’s faculty and cut off from any kind of outside contact or means of escape, Ian forms a secret group with fellow suspicious students.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, heroic, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, mystery, high school hunk, youth, supernatural ability, investigation, isolation, suspicion, supernatural, teenage life, high school, teenager, social relations, supernatural power, high school life, confined, team, rebellion, mysterious place, rebelliousness, escape attempt, escape, superhuman, coming of age
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Tower Prep

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about supernatural, supernatural ability, youth, supernatural power, teenage life, imaginary and high school mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Tower Prep: House of Anubis (2011), The Secret Circle (2011), Ruby Red (2013), Nowhere Boys (2013), The Magicians (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, boarding school life, young heroes, school, friends, disappearance, teenage life, youth, investigation, adventure, riddles and clues, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Secret Circle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After her mother dies in a fire, Cassie Blake moves in with her grandmother in the beautiful small town of Chance Harbor, Washington. As Cassie gets to know her high school classmates, including sweet-natured Diana and her boyfriend Adam, brooding ...
Style: twists and turns, mysterious, enigmatic, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, teenage life, witchcraft, teenage love, curses spells and rituals, high school, small town, supernatural power, youth, supernatural ability, female protagonist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.2
 7K
Ruby Red (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Gwendolyn Shepherd is a normal 16-year-old, but her family holds a secret: A time-travel gene is expressed in the clan inherited, but not every member of the family is blessed with. Everyone is certain that Gwen's cousin Charlotte has the gene. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, sentimental, captivating, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, time travel, supernatural ability, love and romance, teen romance, supernatural romance, youth, strong female character, prophecy, supernatural, obsessive quest, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.2
 2K
Nowhere Boys (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Four teenage boys get lost in the forest and discover, when they return home, that they are in an alternate world identical to theirs except for one startling difference - they were never born.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, supernatural ability, young heroes, adventure, chosen one, friendship, youth, supernatural, good versus evil, lost, danger, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.6
 47K
The Magicians (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural power, fantasy world, supernatural ability, magic, magician, school, betrayal, college, society, danger, student, king ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.1
 78K
Charmed (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Three sisters (Prue, Piper and Phoebe) reunite and unlock their powers to become the Charmed Ones, the most powerful good witches of all time, whose prophesied destiny is to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each ...
Style: feel good, enigmatic, exciting, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural, female protagonist, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, magic, good versus evil, hereditary gift of witchcraft, demon, family relations, double life ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 3K
Wolfblood (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Being a teenager is hard enough. Being a Wolfblood teenager is ten times more complicated. 14 year old Maddy loves her abilities - heightened senses, being faster, stronger and more graceful - but hates the secrets that come with them.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, human becomes animal, superhuman powers, teenage life, heroes, supernatural ability, classmate, wolf, high school, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 148
Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Ella Rosen who discovers her identity, as a half-vampire, half-human, when she starts at Green High whose principal is secretly the head of 'The Order of the Blood' an order which is devoted to cleansing the world of vampires.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, vampire, good versus evil, friendship, supernatural, high school life, friends, supernatural romance, youth, love triangle, teenage love, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 29K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, entertaining, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, genius, teenage life, self discovery, foster child, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, cloning, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Unnatural History (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Teenager Henry Griffin acquired many skills through years of travelling the world with his anthropologist parents. Sent to live with his uncle and cousin in Washington DC, and with the help of his cousin Jasper and friend Maggie, he must now use ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: high school, adventure, mystery, friendship, teenage life, danger, social relations, escapades, supernatural, high school life, anthropologist, artifact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 15K
Charmed (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the fictional college town of Hilltowne, Charmed follows the lives of three sisters, Macy, Mel and Maggie Vera who, after the tragic death of their mother, discover they are three of the most powerful witches of all time.
Style: enigmatic, twists and turns, captivating, reboot, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: magic, witch, witches, supernatural ability, hereditary gift of witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, witchcraft, adventure, friendship, demon, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Boarding School (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: El Internado Laguna Negra was a Spanish television drama-thriller focusing on the students of a fictional boarding school in a forest, where teenagers are sent by their parents to study. The boarding school is situated in a forest far from the city, ...
Style: tense, exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, experiment, murder mystery, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, mystery, dealing with death, siblings relations, death of friend, unspoken love, alzheimer's disease ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 441 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, captivating, serious, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, supernatural power, superhuman powers, high school, teenage life, life turned upside down, youth, chase, chases and races, mysterious character, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Vampire Diaries (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of two vampire brothers obsessed with the same girl, who bears a striking resemblance to the beautiful but ruthless vampire they knew and loved in 1864.
Style: romantic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, supernatural romance, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, werewolf, high school, immortality, teen romance, supernatural power, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1860s, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 135K
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 ability, high school, supernatural, teenage love, supernatural power, teenage life, friends, transformation, youth, teen romance, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, mexico, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Private School (2011)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: in this TV series there is a school and in that school have been many secrets, students from this school find out that a teacher has gone missing so they start to look for him this then leads into a long journey which gets into a difficult situation ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: private school, adventure, friendship, high school, youth, danger, investigation, secret, boarding school, fall in love, school, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 18K
The Lying Game (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Emma, a kind-hearted foster kid who can't catch a break, finds out she has an identical twin sister, Sutton, who - unlike Emma - was adopted by wealthy parents and is seemingly living an ideal life. After their initial meeting, Sutton talks ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, twin sister, twins, youth, investigation, lifestyle, murder, foster child, female protagonist, amateur detective, crimes, impersonating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 532
Vampire High (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Vampire High is a Canadian TV series which originally aired from 2001 to 2002. The show centered on a group of young vampires subjected to a daring experiment by the "Elders": taken in by a boarding school that also housed mortal ...
Style: serious, slasher, captivating, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: troubled teen, vampire, boarding school, supernatural, supernatural ability, teenage love, teachers and students, leadership, youth, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, isolation ...
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful
Plot: psychic power, afterlife, ghost, supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, small town, dealing with death, mysterious character, uncover truth, couple relations, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 15K
Resurrection (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Resurrection is an American fantasy drama television series based on the book The Returned by Jason Mott that follows the residents of Arcadia, Missouri, whose lives are upended when their loved ones return from the dead, unaged since their deaths.
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, touching, tense ...
Plot: afterlife, resurrection, parents and children, investigation, miraculous event, back from the dead, supernatural, uncover truth, surprising revelation, haunted by the past, family relations, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 113K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, werewolf, monster, police detective, supernatural ability, police investigation, life turned upside down, good versus evil, partners against crime, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, portland oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Fallen III: The Destiny (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
TV show
Story: Aaron and Azazel defeat the Powers, and force Mazarin and his second-in-command to leave. When the two return, they discover Camael has been released with the help of a rat. Aaron, Vilma, Gabriel, and Azazel travel up a mountain where the Light ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, disturbing
Plot: angel, supernatural, supernatural ability, nightmare, adventure, youth, teenage life, misfit, coming of age, high school, high school life, birthday
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 6K
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, tense, non-linear ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, danger, friendship, paranormal, murder, interracial, love and romance, mystery, secrets, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 2K
Bedlam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Bedlam was a British supernatural drama television series created by David Allison, Neil Jones and Chris Parker. It first aired on 7 February 2011 on Sky Living and Sky Living HD. The series finale was aired on 15 March 2011. In December 2011, it ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, bleak, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, mental illness, mysterious character, vengeance, supernatural ability, apartment building, medium, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 6K
The Fades (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year old Paul can see the spirits of the dead. When one of these restless spirits crosses back into the living world, he is forced into a fight to prevent the apocalypse.
Style: tense, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, a vision, psychic power, supernatural ability, young heroes, save the world, supernatural, buddies, fate of humanity, misfit, shyness, teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bureau of Magical Things (2018)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When ordinary teenager Kyra touches a mysterious book, she is transformed into a Tri-ling-–part-human, part-fairy and part-elf. In addition to acquiring amazing magical powers, Kyra discovers a secret world of magic all around her.
Style: feel good, light, captivating, exciting, comic
Plot: magical creature, parallel world, friendship, magic, adventure, research, mystery, magical power, magical object, supernatural power, teenager, teenage girl ...
Place: thailand, vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.8
 8K
The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: telepathy, supernatural power, supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, psychic power, paramedic, crimes, psychic, danger, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.2
 125K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus, Elijah, and Rebekah. Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel, who is ...
Style: tense, stylized, exciting, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, witch, supernatural, supernatural romance, immortality, magical, love and romance, dangerous attraction, rivalry, power struggle, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 1K
Miracles (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Miracles is an American drama television program starring Skeet Ulrich and Angus Macfadyen. Created by Richard Hatem and Michael Petroni, the series has sometimes been dubbed a "spiritual version of The X-Files" by its creators. Following ...
Style: serious, scary, enigmatic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: miraculous event, supernatural, healing power, supernatural power, investigation, blind ambition, religions or cults, paranormal investigation, deadly, church, supernatural ability, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dresden Files (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Chicago-based wizard works as a private investigator.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: magic, supernatural, magical, wizards and magicians, paranormal activity, investigation, private detective, wizards, mystery, imaginary, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%