Movies and TV shows like Tales from the Loop

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Tales from the Loop (2020)
 7.5
 8K
Tales from the Loop (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The story of the town and people who live above “The Loop,” a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe – making things possible that were previously relegated only to science fiction.
Style: enigmatic, thought provoking, captivating, anthology, visually appealing
Plot: supernatural, parents and children, research laboratory, robot, time travel, body swapping, search, disappearance, stopped time, science
Place: ohio

Most similar movies to Tales from the Loop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, enigmatic and thought provoking films and TV series with plots about supernatural, danger, society, imaginary, investigation, friendship and parents and children mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Mystery genres. Some movies like Tales from the Loop: Amazing Stories (2020), Beforeigners (2019), Time After Time (2017), Glitch (2015), Humans (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Amazing Stories (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Each episode transports the audience to worlds of wonder through the lens of today’s most imaginative filmmakers, directors and writers. A reimagining of the original anthology series by Steven Spielberg.
Style: anthology, enigmatic, exciting, sincere, romantic
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, mystery, supernatural, supernatural ability, imaginary, adventure, love and romance, life after death, alien encounter, time travel
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95%
 7.9
 5K
Beforeigners (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway
Duration: 45 min.
Story: In the near future a new phenomenon starts happening all over the world with powerful flashes of light occurring in the ocean and people from the past mysteriously reappearing. Called “beforeigners,” these people come from three separate time ...
Style: non-linear, captivating, atmospheric, enigmatic
Plot: time travel, imaginary, time traveler, viking, mentor, police, social relations, police detective, parent child relationship, culture clash, drugs, unsupportive coworkers ...
Place: norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Time After Time (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The adventures of young H.G. Wells and his time machine.
Style: serious, captivating, intense, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, serial killer, murder, love, time machine, danger, jack the ripper, fish out of water, alternate timeline, alternate reality, betrayal, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.4
 13K
Glitch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A police officer and a doctor face an emotionally charged mystery when seven local residents inexplicably return from the dead in peak physical form.
Style: captivating, suspense, enigmatic, melancholic
Plot: cemetery, police officer, small town, resurrection, fantasy world, nothing goes right, supernatural, new life, life & death, husband wife relationship, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 8.0
 34K
Humans (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a parallel present where the latest must-have gadget for any busy family is a 'Synth' - a highly-developed robotic servant that's so similar to a real human it's transforming the way we live.
Style: thought provoking, serious, stylized, tense, captivating ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, technology, human nature, suburbs, society, inventions and discoveries, robot, artificial intelligence, betrayal, investigation, family ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 7K
The First (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follow the first human mission to Mars, exploring the challenges of taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization. The story focuses not only on the astronauts, but also on their families and loved ones, as well as the ground team on ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, emotional, serious, sentimental
Plot: astronaut, mars, space mission, society, waiting, nasa, family relations, space colony, flying, astronomy, outer space, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 4K
Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, high school, teenager, teenage life, lifesaver, prom, best friends, youth, bomb, teacher, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.9
 85K
The OA (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Prairie Johnson, blind as a child, comes home to the community she grew up in with her sight restored. Some hail her a miracle, others a dangerous mystery, but Prairie won’t talk with the FBI or her parents about the seven years she went missing.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, mysterious, bleak, twist ending
Plot: disappearance, healing, abduction, mysticism, supernatural, ritual, alternate dimension, experiment, storytelling, healer, forbidden love, friendship ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Romanoffs (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An anthology series centered around people who believe themselves to be the modern-day descendants of the Romanov family.
Style: anthology, captivating, thought provoking, factual, educational film ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: russian empire, russian history, luxury, ancestor, royal family, interview, domestic servant, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Masters of Science Fiction (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Masters of Science Fiction is an American television anthology series by the same creators as Masters of Horror. The show debuted on ABC on August 4, 2007 at 10PM for a run of four episodes. It was originally scheduled to run in six parts, but two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending, offbeat ...
Plot: genetic engineering, danger, cure, supernatural, imaginary, space and aliens, iraq war, nuclear, outer space, alien, satire, nuclear weapon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, psychology, technology, murder, strong female character, subconscious, family problems, computer program, supportive coworker, help, family relations, imagination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 17K
Ascension (2014)
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: captivating, serious, stylized, twists and turns, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, space station, space opera, social differences, murder, survival, technology, science, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 1950s, 1960s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Falling Water (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of three unrelated people, who slowly realize that they are dreaming separate parts of a single common dream.
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: supernatural, subconscious, missing child, dreams, alternate reality, puzzle, disorder, psychological trauma, imagination, sect, sick mother, fantasy world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 8K
The Crossing (2018)
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: twists and turns, captivating, tense, suspense, non-linear
Plot: time travel, conspiracy, mother daughter relationship, runaway, manhunt, super strength, police, adaptation, weapons, danger, dialogue, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 11K
Stitchers (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A young woman is recruited into a secret government agency to be “stitched” into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, light
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, female protagonist, crime, special agents, computer genius, uncover truth, supernatural, secret government organization, memory, scientist, murder investigation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 381
The Visitor (1997)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Visitor is a science fiction television series created by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin which aired on Fox from 1997–1998. It starred John Corbett as Adam McArthur who was abducted by extraterrestrials 50 years earlier and escapes back to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: on the run, supernatural, save the world, alien abduction, good deed, heroes, chases and races, danger, healing power, alien encounter, mysterious character, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 5K
Emergence (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A police chief takes in a young child she finds near the site of a mysterious accident who has no memory of what has happened. The investigation draws her into a conspiracy larger than she ever imagined, and the child’s identity is at the center ...
Style: colourful, atmospheric, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: daughter, child, police, investigation, supernatural, single mother, science and technology, telekinesis, cancer patient, weapons, divorce, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 8K
Raising Dion (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A widowed mom sets out to solve the mystery surrounding her young son's emerging superpowers while keeping his extraordinary gifts under wraps.
Style: enigmatic, atmospheric, scenic, colourful
Audience: family outing
Plot: supernatural power, boy, superhero, african american, society, racial discrimination, single mother, mystery, friendship, school, mysterious character, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Roswell, New Mexico (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After reluctantly returning to her tourist-trap hometown of Roswell, New Mexico, the daughter of undocumented immigrants discovers a shocking truth about her teenage crush who is now a police officer: He’s an alien who has kept his unearthly ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, captivating, mysterious
Plot: alien, love and romance, couple relations, supernatural ability, secrets, small town, danger
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.9
 6K
Real Humans (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in a parallel universe, Real Humans imagines a world where robots have become so human that they're barely distinguishable from real humans and follows the resulting emotional effects on two families as well as the trials of a group of ...
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, family relations, freedom, conflict, human nature, civil rights, reluctant, lawyer, black market, society, power relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.0
 327
The Defenders (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Defenders is an American courtroom drama series that ran on CBS from 1961–1965. It starred E. G. Marshall and Robert Reed as father-and-son defense attorneys who specialized in legally complex cases, with defendants such as neo-Nazis, ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, clever, thought provoking ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, legal, lawyers and clients, workplace situations, workplace, parents and children, defense attorney, family relations, society, parent child relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, fairy tale, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, a.i., future dystopia, adoption, androids, distopia, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood, parents and children ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Marvel's Runaways (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, tense, futuristic, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: super villain, superhero team, friendship, parents and children, supernatural ability, youth, runaway, teenager, good versus evil, high school, love and romance, cult ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 8.3
 41K
Euphoria (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A group of high school students navigate love and friendships in a world of drugs, sex, trauma, and social media.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, captivating, psychedelic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: drug addict, sex, drugs, youth, teenage life, high school, first love, parents and children, friends, hallucination, school, alcohol ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 3K
Proof (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A brilliant surgeon searches for proof of life after death.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, reincarnation, family problems, mystery, unfulfillment, uncover truth, millionaire, research, death, strong female presence, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, anthology, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, mystery, supernatural ability, nobody believes, nightmare comes true, human nature, investigation, mysterious character, buried truth, imaginary, abduction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 11K
Second Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, whose life ends at the hands of corrupt cops, is brought back to life and given a second chance by a pair of young tech scientists, as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, futuristic, serious
Plot: resurrection, superhuman, sheriff, reanimation, human experiment, father son relationship, second chance, scientist, genius, investigation, brother sister relationship, secret ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.0
 2K
Jack & Bobby (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: If "greatness is thrust upon us," as Winston Churchill once said, then it stands to reason that those who are destined for greatness are rarely aware of it. Take Jack and Bobby McCallister for example: two bright young brothers growing up ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: president, family relations, childhood, parents and children, head of state, first love, youth, state affairs, siblings relations, sibling relationship, coming of age, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The InBetween (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Cassie Bedford has visions... whether she likes it or not. Sometimes she encounters unsettled spirits who need her help. When her father, Detective Tom Hackett, and his new partner, former FBI agent Damien Asante, need assistance, Cassie reluctantly ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, bleak
Plot: psychic power, clairvoyant, amateur detective, female protagonist, mysticism, mystery, lapd, police, crime investigation
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 817
Pioneer One (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, uncover truth, artifact, investigation, confrontation with superior, agent, satellite, danger, mars, outer space, space mission, superior officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana, canada, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%