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Synchronic (2019)
 6.5
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Synchronic (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two New Orleans paramedics' lives are ripped apart after encountering a series of horrific deaths linked to a designer drug with bizarre, otherworldly effects.
Plot: time travel, ice age, drugs, disappearance, paramedic, time traveler, racism, ambulance, drug overdose, chemotherapy, brain tumor, alligator, best friends, drug, best friend, american civil war, swamp, ambulance driver, boulder, male vomiting, landmine, missing daughter
Place: new orleans

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Most similar movies to Synchronic

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense and scary films with plots about time travel, danger, supernatural, imaginary, mentor, drugs and destiny mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Synchronic: Beforeigners (2019), Time Freak (2018), The Butterfly Effect 2 (2006), Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983), Cyborg 2087 (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alien Abduction: Incident in Lake County (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a mysterious blackout, a son goes out to investigate and captures footage of actual aliens. When the aliens follow he and his brothers back to their home all hell breaks lose.
Style: based on supposedly true story
Plot: alien abduction, found footage, conspiracy, alcohol abuse, spacecraft, disappearance, alien, abduction, ufo, racist, alcoholic, gunshot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The ultimate weapon, claimed to be safe for mankind, produces global side-effects including time slides and disappearances. The scientist behind the project and his car are zapped from the year 2031 to 1817 in Switzerland where he meets Dr. Victor ...
Style: futuristic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: time travel, mad scientist, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, save the world, mutant, vengeance, destiny, danger, betrayal, chaos ...
Time: future, 19th century, 2030s, 21st century, 1800s ...
Place: switzerland, geneva switzerland, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.8
 6K
Beforeigners (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: captivating, enigmatic, non-linear, atmospheric
Plot: time travel, imaginary, police detective, mentor, time traveler, viking, social relations, police, culture clash, parent child relationship, drugs, unsupportive coworkers ...
Place: norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.8
 7K
Time Freak (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Stillman, a heartbroken physics student builds a time machine when his girlfriend Debbie breaks up with him. Going back in time, Stillman attempts to fix every mistake he made to save their relationship, while dragging his best friend, Evan, along ...
Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, break-up, love, teenage girl, teenage boy, coming of age, youth, hopes, friendship, best friends, breakup, young love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Butterfly Effect 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his girlfriend, Julie and two best friends are killed in a tragic auto accident, Nick struggles to cope with his loss and grief. Suffering from migraine-like seizures, Nick soon discovers that he has the power to change the past via his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, suspense, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, destiny, sent to the past, suicide, haunted by the past, supernatural, supernatural ability, hopes, profanity, childhood, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four directors collaborated to remake four episodes of the popular television series 'The Twilight Zone' for this movie. The episodes are updated slightly and in color (the television show was in black-and-white), but very true to the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, supernatural, fictional reality, adult as child, retirement home, mentally unstable, mischievous children, transformation, fear of flying, world war two, stewardess, golden years ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 1960s, 60s
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 402
Cyborg 2087 (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the future world of the year 2087, freedom of thought is illegal and the thoughts of the world's populations are controlled by the government. A small band of "free thinkers" send a cyborg back in time to the year 1966 to prevent a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cyborgs, time travel, time traveler, mind control, changing the future, assassin, telepathy, distopia, future dystopia, love interest, time machine, death of protagonist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dr. Jekyll & Mistress Hyde (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Jackie Stevenson is a Los Angeles based therapist and scientist who tries to invent a serum to separate the pure from the lustful side of the female psychosis. After she has an unsuccessful experiment with a female client named Martine, which ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: split personality, scientist, surrealism, infidelity, female nudity, lesbian kiss, misogyny, bondage, drugs, lesbian, sex, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 4.1
 280
The Arrival (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An old man, who has been near a fallen meteor, starts to get younger and younger, with a terrible thirst for blood.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, evil alien, space and aliens, danger, vitality, time travel, murder, feminism, alien encounter, golden years, imaginary, chase ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Deadly Friend (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Paul is a new kid in town with a robot named "BB". He befriends Samantha and the three of them have a lot of good times together. That is, until Samantha's abusive father throws her down some stairs and kills her. In an effort to save ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, mad scientist, robot, zombie, teenager, college, prank, serial killer, child abuse, resurrection, basketball ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Late for Dinner (1991)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two young men, one in need of medical attention, are cryogenically frozen in the early 1960s. The two are preoccupied with the fact that the police are pursuing them to realise what they are doing. The next thing they know is that they are in a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: afterlife, runaway, fugitives, misfit, on the run, gays and lesbians, love and romance, romance, buddies, best friends, bittersweet, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 3K
Paradox (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of scientists are experimenting with time travel, and they manage to send one of their group ahead in time one hour. But when he comes back, he tells them that they’ll all be dead within the next hour unless they shut the machine down.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: time travel, warning, time paradox, experiment, danger, scientist, deadly, politics, falling to death, agent, scooter, throat slitting ...
Time: year 2007
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
 84K
Half Nelson (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Despite his dedication to the junior-high students who fill his classroom, idealistic teacher Dan Dunne leads a secret life of addiction that the majority of his students will never know. But things change when a troubled student Drey makes a ...
Style: talky, serious, depressing, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: teacher, teachers and students, student, friendship, loneliness, liberal, basketball, secret, coach, african american, ghetto, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 721
For All Time (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man facing middle-age and a failing marriage finds a time slip that can take him back to the end of the nineteenth century.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, melancholic
Plot: time travel, portal, fall in love, falling in love, widow, race against time, love, antique dealer, choice, life is a bitch, antique shop, journalism ...
Time: 1890s, turn of the century, 19th century
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 5K
Infection (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Infection takes place in a dark, isolated hospital, where one doctors mistake has led to dire consequences for a patient. In a hospital death is just a breath away.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary, serious ...
Plot: nurse, hospital, infection, mental illness, gory, dishonesty, crimes, isolation, supernatural power, ambulance, murder, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, sincere, psychotronic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, love affair, true love, time traveler, impossible love, couple relations, disappearance, love and romance, supernatural romance, time paradox, fall in love, marriage ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 33K
The Endless (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, emotional, suspense
Plot: cult, brothers, supernatural, childhood trauma, suicide, brother brother relationship, camp, time loop, brother, human nature, danger, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 41K
Stake Land (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster. A vampire epidemic has swept across what is left of the nation's abandoned towns and cities, and it's up to Mister, a death ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, post apocalypse, vampire hunter, survival, infected, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, nun, religious fanaticism, violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Curse of the Swamp Creature (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mad scientist is conducting experiments with evolution on the locals deep in the rural swamps of Texas.
Style: scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, evolution, voodoo, monster, swamp, alligator, dangerous animal, supernatural ability, deadly, mentally unstable, master villain, imaginary ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 384
Not the End (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Javier comes from the future to recover the lost love of María. Together they relive the magic of the first day they met and repeat the trip that took them from a sunrise in Madrid to a sunset on the Andalusian coast. Everything, to get Maria to ...
Style: road movie
Plot: time machine, time travel, romance, time traveler, death, eternal love, true love, suicide, clock, first love, depression, beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 41K
Time Lapse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, cerebral, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, time paradox, parallel universe, plot twist, camera, paranoia, gambling, death threat, twists & turns, photograph, greed ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 4K
Shelter (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hannah and Tahir fall in love while homeless on the streets of New York. Shelter explores how they got there, and as we learn about their pasts we realize they need each other to build a future.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: homelessness, black man white woman relationship, heroin, drugs, emaciation, love and romance, society, couples, homeless, immigrants, sex scene, junkie ...
Place: manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 2K
Repentance (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: psychopath, family in danger, confined, deadly, rivalry, crimes, split personality, murder, terror, maniac, villain, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 4.7
 906
Chrysalis (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joshua and Penelope are survivors of a deadly infection that laid waste to humanity 25 years ago. When they encounter fellow survivor Abira, their lives are forever changed as they fight off the remnants of the infected.
Style: suspense
Plot: post apocalypse, gore, zombie, hopes, desperation, blood, zombie survival, abandonment, terror, zombie apocalypse
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 205
Moonchild (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young artists spends the night at a mysterious inn, where he meets a group of strange, sullen people, among them the innkeeper's beautiful daughter. What he doesn't know is that he has wandered into a kind of spiritual void, and the ...
Style: spiritual, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: hotel, reincarnation, supernatural, demon, danger, imaginary, ghost, battles, destiny, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, rehearsal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 8K
Sleight (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young street magician is left to take care of his little sister after his mother's passing and turns to drug dealing in the Los Angeles party scene to keep a roof over their heads. When he gets into trouble with his supplier, his sister is ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: card trick, drugs, heroes, teenage boy, family relations, family, vengeance, danger, debt, survival, society, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 26K
The Bad Batch (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a desert wasteland in Texas, a muscled cannibal breaks one important rule: don’t play with your food.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, exciting
Plot: hallucinogenic drug, exile, amputation, post apocalypse, distopia, cult leader, drug use, kidnapping, cannibalism, desert, cannibal, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Jack is now back in the future. He had since lost Lena, and finds out that he's lost his other wife Alice to none other than Harris. While heading out for another assignment, something goes awry with the TCL chamber. Jack finds himself in a ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, offbeat, exciting, scary ...
Plot: time travel, chases and races, supernatural, tough law enforcer, rivalry, escapades, deadly, vampire, track down, heroes, danger, mind game ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Project Almanac (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, visually appealing, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time machine, changing the past or future, teenager, teenage life, time loop, high school, teenage love, friendship, time, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004, year 2014, 2000s ...
Place: usa, woodstock, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 14K
Resolution (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michael is committed to getting his best friend Chris to sober up and get his life back on track. With the best of intentions, Michael implements a plan to convince Chris to go to rehab before his drug addiction leads to an early death. But what ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, surreal, scary ...
Plot: friendship, in the woods, mysterious character, supernatural, buddies, danger, confined, wilderness, isolation, junkie, cave, handcuffed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%