Movies and TV shows like Devs

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Devs (2020)
 7.8
 19K
Devs (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 409 min.
Story: Young computer engineer Lily Chan investigates the secretive development division of her employer, a cutting-edge tech company based in San Francisco, which she believes is behind the murder of her boyfriend.
Style: intellectual, exciting, thought provoking, complex
Plot: murder investigation, hacker, conspiracy, cold blooded murder, seeing the future, fighting the system, end of the world, virtual reality, creator, one against many, female protagonist, hipster, russian spy, homeless man, brutal murder
Place: san francisco

Most similar movies to Devs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, suspense and captivating films and TV series with plots about conspiracy, danger, crimes, murder, dishonesty, mystery and investigation mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Devs: Utopia (2013), Ex Machina (2014), Kiss Me First (2018), Reverie (2018), The Lone Gunmen (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
 38K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: thought provoking, mind bending, captivating, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: conspiracy, buried truth, mysterious character, scientist, dishonesty, politician, danger, who to trust, life turned upside down, top secret, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 460K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, twist ending, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, existentialism, technology, manipulation, a.i., isolation, human android relationship, robot, androids, cyborgs, man versus machine, psychology ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kiss Me First (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: To escape reality 17-year-old Leila turns to a secret virtual paradise. Her real journey begins when this digital Eden turns dark.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, exciting
Plot: virtual reality, death of mother, part animation, female protagonist, lesbian interest, fantasy becomes reality, loneliness, friendship, investigation, dangerous friend, waitress, internet ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 3K
Reverie (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A former detective specializing in human behavior is brought in when the launch of an advanced virtual reality program has dangerous and unintended consequences.
Style: captivating, exciting, thought provoking, enigmatic
Plot: virtual reality, subconscious, psychology, technology, strong female character, murder, family problems, computer program, help, supportive coworker, imagination, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Lone Gunmen (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After years of playing second fiddle to Agents Mulder and Scully on  The X-Files, the trio of computer-hacking conspiracy geeks popularly known as The Lone Gunmen are finally heading out on their own. Never ones to stray far from the center of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, enigmatic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, conspiracy, computers and web, investigation, undercover, partners against crime, intelligence, intrigue, danger, computer genius, partners, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 17K
Salvation (2017)
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: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, asteroid, save the planet, conspiracy, danger, comet, plan, betrayal, investigation, mystery, explosion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 12K
Collateral (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: When a pizza delivery driver is shot dead in south London, a tenacious detective goes after the people traffickers behind his murder and unravels a conspiracy that goes to the top.
Style: futuristic, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, intelligence agency, murder investigation, law enforcement, female detective, danger, murder, crimes, scientific experiment, lookalikes, rescue, border ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 6K
Instinct (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dr. Dylan Reinhart, a gifted author, university professor and former CIA operative is lured back to his old life by tenacious top NYPD Detective Lizzie Needham. Though Dylan and Lizzie initially clash, when it comes to catching killers, they make an ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, surprise ending, intellectual
Plot: murder investigation, college professor, serial killer, puzzle, twists & turns, writers, circumstantial evidence, murder victim, doubts and hesitations, playing card, cia agent, police investigation ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.5
 4K
Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Kahina Zadi, 32, a French police officer travels to Kiruna in Sweden to investigate the bestial murder of a French citizen. Together with Anders, a Swedish prosecutor of Sami origin, she begins an investigation. Soon new killings start to happen and ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, symbol, small town, frenchwoman, danger, crimes, female protagonist, shaman ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 25K
The Event (2010)
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, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: conspiracy, missing person, mystery, government agency, investigation, government facility, chases and races, state affairs, nobody believes, buried truth, cia, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 2K
Wild Palms (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: A multi-national corporation attempts to take over America while small pockets of resistance hold out against rampant technology.
Style: disturbing, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: conspiracy, future dystopia, mind control, cyberspace, fictional reality, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, manipulations, manipulation, intrigue, society ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2008
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.7
 6K
Paranoid (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The murder of a female GP in a rural playground in front of numerous witnesses draws a group of detectives into an ever-darkening mystery that takes them across Europe, aided by mysterious notes sent by the "Ghost Detective".
Plot: police, murder investigation, conspiracy, kiss, schizophrenia, murder, playground, hoodie, german, suicide, alias, police detective ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Murder in the First (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Murder in the First follows homicide detectives Terry English and Hildy Mulligan as they investigate a multitude of tragedies in San Francisco.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Plot: murder investigation, police, trial, murder trial, guilt, master criminal, crime investigation, male full rear nudity, caucasian, latex gloves, police officer, team ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.7
 35K
The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, murder investigation, psychologist, ritual, crime, reporter, violence, crimes, blood, teenager, police ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.3
 2K
Nowhere Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Nowhere Man is an American television series that aired from 1995 to 1996 starring Bruce Greenwood. Created by Lawrence Hertzog, the series aired Monday nights on UPN. Despite critical acclaim, including TV Guide's label of "The ...
Style: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: conspiracy, stolen identity, crimes, mystery, chases and races, obsessive quest, identity crisis, network, dishonesty, psychological thriller, cigar smoking, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.5
 93K
The Expanse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A thriller set two hundred years in the future following the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
Style: futuristic, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, conspiracy, space wars, investigation, human in outer space, space and aliens, space station, space opera, space exploration, society ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 2K
Coroner (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Jenny Cooper investigates unexplained or sudden deaths in the city of Toronto. Fierce and quick-witted, Jenny is a newly-widowed single mother with secrets of her own to unearth.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, neurotic, psychological
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder investigation, crimes, coroner, psychological trauma, fear, death, female protagonist, new job, partners, medical examiner, autopsy, crime investigation
Time: 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.3
 134K
Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: One gunshot, one death, one moment out of time that irrevocably links eight minds in disparate parts of the world, putting them in each other's lives, each other's secrets, and in terrible danger. Ordinary people suddenly reborn as ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, lgbt, supernatural, danger, love affair, telepathy, supernatural ability, chases and races, imaginary, survival, secret organization, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco, mumbai india, london, chicago illinois, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.7
 9K
Prodigal Son (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The son of a notorious serial killer becomes an acclaimed criminal psychologist who uses his unique insight into how killers think to help the NYPD.
Style: psychological, brutal, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: psychological trauma, murder investigation, serial killer, expert, profiler, repressed memory, haunted by the past, father son relationship, police, nypd, childhood trauma, sociopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
 27K
Roswell (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Bizarre things start happening in the little New Mexico town where UFOs were spotted in 1947. Cut to 1999, when a cute high-school student saves the life of a teenage waitress. Surrounded by cliques of clever, angst-filled classmates, the two form a ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, alien, fish out of water, friendship, love and romance, uncover truth, alien encounter, disorder, ufo, hidden identity, cover up, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
 15K
The Pretender (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Pretender is an American television series that aired on NBC from 1996 to 2000. The series starred Michael T. Weiss as Jarod, a genius and former child prodigy with the ability to become anyone he wants to be, i.e., to flawlessly impersonate ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: goodhearted, secret hideout, righting the wronged, secret place, undercover, self discovery, encounter, conspiracy, genius, mystery, track down, mysterious place ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.0
 10K
Millennium (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A retired FBI serial-profiler joins the mysterious Millennium Group, a team of underground ex-law enforcement experts dedicated to fighting against the ever-growing forces of evil and darkness in the world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, tense
Plot: serial killer, good versus evil, cult, fbi, supernatural, secret movement, conspiracy, investigation, prophecy, murder investigation, crimes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Minority Report (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Minority Report follows the unlikely partnership between a man haunted by the future and a cop haunted by her past, as they race to stop the worst crimes of the year 2065 before they happen. Set in Washington, D.C., it is 10 years after the demise ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: female detective, police detective, psychic power, changing the past or future, police investigation, murder investigation, brother sister relationship, friendship, danger, psychic, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.7
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Boy 7 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A teenager wakes up in a subway car with no memory of how he got there or who he is.
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, suspense, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, conspiracy, on the run, escape, fantasy world, behind enemy lines, breaking the fourth wall, fighting the system, dictatorship, friendship, juvenile delinquent, amnesia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.2
 62K
Sharp Objects (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 421 min.
Story: Reporter Camille Preaker confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to investigate the murders of two young girls.
Style: suspense, bleak, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder investigation, mother daughter relationship, journalist, small town, self harm, family relations, hometown, haunted by the past, reporter, serial killer, investigative reporter, filicide ...
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.9
 3K
ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: disease, scientist, save the world, investigation, virus, heroes, inventions and discoveries, deadly, danger, plague, genetic engineering, global effort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, latin america, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 3K
First Wave (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: First Wave is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that aired from 1998 to 2001 on the Sci-Fi Channel. The show was created by Chris Brancato, who co-wrote an early version of the ...
Style: bleak, exciting, suspenseful, serious, apocalyptic
Plot: conspiracy, alien invasion, alien, dishonesty, alien encounter, adventure, heroes, criminal heroes, escapades, chases and races, danger, frame up ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Project Blue Book (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A chronicle of the true top secret U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena in the 1950s and ’60s, known as “Project Blue Book.”
Style: based on true events, exciting, enigmatic, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: ufo, alien, special agents, cold war, alien contact, physicist, scientific research, paranormal activity, false friend, female friendship, alien technology, uncover truth ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 5K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When FBI Agent Peter Connelly, recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder of a young American, he realizes that he’s uncovered an ancient international conspiracy that threatens to change the course of human history. Certain ...
Style: captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, investigation, conspiracy, danger, uncover truth, murder, escapades, adventure, archeological dig, christianity, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 42K
The 4400 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: psychic, quarantine, imaginary, special agents, time travel, investigation, missing person, healing power, danger, fate of humanity, government agency, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%