Movies like 12:01

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12:01 (1993)
 6.8
 5K
12:01 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Office employee Barry Thomas is caught in a "time bounce" caused by a glitch in the company's secret project. Now the same day occurs again and again - and Barry's the only one who can do anything about it, including saving the life of beautiful research assistant Lisa Fredericks.
Style: psychological, serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Plot: time travel, time loop, experiment gone awry, murder, prank, crimes, heroes, misfit, danger, chases and races, disorder, deadly, rescue, race against time, imaginary, female nudity, science, computer, accident, experiment, repeated event, alarm clock, rehearsal, assassination, alternate timeline ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and exciting films with plots about danger, imaginary, experiment gone awry, chases and races, heroes, disorder and time travel mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like 12:01: Retroactive (1997), Rewind (2013), Extraction (2012), Happy Death Day 2U (2019), Bombshell (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Retroactive (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A psychiatrist makes multiple trips through time to save a woman that was murdered by her brutal husband.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, time machine, time loop, crimes, serial killer, witnessing a crime, race against time, chases and races, nothing goes right, deadly, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 1K
Rewind (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Revolves around a team of military field operatives and civilian scientists who must use untested technology to travel back in time to alter past events in order to change the future and avoid a devastating terrorist attack. Feature length pilot for ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, intense, tense, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, terrorism, danger, changing the past or future, heroic mission, time machine, foreknowledge, special agents, surveillance, catastrophe, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 12K
Extraction (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thomas Jacobs invents a way to watch people's memories from the inside. Going against his morals, he accepts an offer to enter a heroin addict's memories to literally see if he committed a crime. However,a malfunction causes his ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: time loop, memory, murder, experiment gone awry, disorder, danger, inventions and discoveries, supernatural, alternate reality, repeated event, scientist, mind control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Happy Death Day 2U (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tree Gelbman learns that dying over and over again was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead.
Style: captivating, semi serious, brutal, suspenseful, bloody
Plot: time loop, university, repeated event, slasher, paradox, masked killer, blonde, serial killer, slasher killer, suicide, mystery killer, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.0
 201
Bombshell (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Characters in a bio technological firm utilize nanotechnology (miniature, smart robots) to control others for their own good.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laboratory, experiment gone awry, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, inventions and discoveries, technology gone awry, corporate crimes, future dystopia, kidnapping, missing person, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Running Against Time (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hoping to prevent his brother's Vietnam death and to prevent the JFK assassination, a time-traveling college professor goes back to the '60s but can't find his way out. Trapped in a time warp, he can't effect a change because he ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: time travel, time machine, older brother, college, changing the past or future, state affairs, imaginary, chases and races, race against time, assassination, heroes, vietnam war ...
Place: vietnam, asia, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 1K
Time Runners (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Time is unraveling, paradoxes are everywhere, and strangers with terrifying technologies are on the hunt. A thrilling, original, ultra indie full-length sci-fi movie that is the story of Sally Biggs, an FBI agent who has the power to rewind time. ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: precognition, time travel, changing the past or future, good versus evil, mystery, race against time, rivalry, superhuman powers, law enforcement, danger, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: future, year 2003
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Journey to the Center of Time (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientists must prove their time travel experiments can produce results, so their funding won't be cut off. They push their equipment, and travel 5000 years into the future, where they encounter aliens who are looking for a planet to colonize.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time machine, time travel, evil alien, race against time, adventure, changing the past or future, chases and races, escapades, misfit, danger, space and aliens, rescue ...
Time: future, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Termination Point (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Top secret government experiments with time travel have been shut down and declared as too dangerous to continue. The lead scientist has disappeared with the technology and a government manhunt is underway. When his name appears on an airline ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, save the world, secret agents, adventure, alien encounter, military life, danger, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, escapades, race against time, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
 3K
Slipstream (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, Zambia, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A scientist plots a bank robbery based around his newest invention -- a time travel gadget that will send its user 10 minutes into the past. Everything goes according to plan, until he encounters a group of thieves who've planned their heist ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, hostage, on the run, heroes, rivalry, deadly, hostages, race against time, crime gone awry, danger, changing the past or future, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Thrill Seekers (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tom Merrick (Van Dien) works as a TV reporter when he's nearly killed in an accident while informing about a fire in the Evanston power plant. The sight of a creepy-looking man leaving the place accidentally saves his life, when he was meant to ...
Style: disaster movie, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, journalism, catastrophe, titanic, danger, chases and races, heroes, investigation, race against time, mysterious character, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.3
 816
Dark Storm (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a secret military base a group of scientists have made a discovery unequaled since the invention of the A-bomb; code-named Eruptor, it's a device that supercharges Dark Matter and uses it to change the molecular structure of its target, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, military base, save the world, mad scientist, race against time, heroes, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, danger, deadly, escapades, save the planet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 109K
The Jacket (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A military veteran goes on a journey into the future, where he can foresee his death and is left with questions that could save his life and those he loves.
Style: psychological, surreal, enigmatic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, psychology, time loop, mental institution, supernatural ability, memory loss, supernatural, disorder, murder, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.3
 1K
Naked Souls (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Edward is busy trying to unlock the secrets of reading and recording people's thoughts. He is very involved with his work leaving little room for girlfriend Britt. Longstreet comes along and offers Edward a place to do his research and have ...
Style: bleak, serious, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, dream girl, murder, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mad scientist, crimes, deadly, body swapping, lust, breasts, rescue ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 11K
Brainscan (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A lonely teenage horror-movie fan discovers a mysterious computer game that uses hypnosis to custom-tailor the game into the most terrifying experience imaginable. When he emerges from the hypnotic trance he is horrified to find evidence that the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, rough, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virtual reality, murder, video game, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, danger, crimes, technophobia, hypnosis, deadly, trance, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 1K
Lifepod (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lifepod cronicles the trip of eight passengers after the ship they were traveling on blew up on Christmas Eve. Immediately people start dying. The passengers begin to investigate why the ship blew up and how it relates to them
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious
Plot: spacecraft, survival, trapped in space, rescue, terrorism, danger, space and aliens, deadly, escapades, evil corporation, outer space, murder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Philadelphia Experiment (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on an "actual event" that took place in 1943. About a US Navy Destroyer Escort that disappeared from the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, and sent two men 40 years into the future to 1984.
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, chase, experiment gone awry, experiment, laboratory, adventure, chases and races, danger, heroic mission, heroes, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, future, 40s, 80s ...
Place: california, philadelphia, nevada, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 2K
Xchange (2001)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the near future, a company called Xchange owns a mind transference technology that enables instantaneous travel by swapping bodies with someone at the destination. A member of the privileged corporate class ("Corpie") Xchanging for the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: hitman, body swapping, time travel, terrorist, heroes, dishonesty, danger, society, life is a bitch, imaginary, crimes, false identity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 7.1
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Deja Vu (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Called in to recover evidence in the aftermath of a horrific explosion on a New Orleans ferry, Federal agent Doug Carlin gets pulled away from the scene and taken to a top-secret government lab that uses a time-shifting surveillance device to help ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, tricky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, investigation, deja vu, terrorism, changing the past or future, police investigation, special agents, danger, foreknowledge, destiny, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.7
 710
Planet Earth (1974)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Planet Earth is a sequel to Gene Roddenberry's Genesis II (1973) made-for-TV movie, in which a NASA scientist, Dylan Hunt, is revived from suspended animation in the post-nuclear war United States. In Planet Earth, Dylan is now a sworn member ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, offbeat, exciting ...
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, matriarchy, society, chaos, mutant, time travel, kidnapping, battle zone, danger, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
 1K
Doppelganger (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Hayasaki is an inventor working on an Artificial Body. It is not going well and he is stressed out and on the verge of being fired from the research division of his company. His doppelgänger appears to help him out of the rut he has created for ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, dark humor
Plot: murder, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, twins, deadly, danger, supernatural, stalking, obsession, vengeance, laboratory, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 99K
Primer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Friends and fledgling entrepreneurs invent a device in their garage which reduces the apparent mass of any object placed inside it, but they discover that it has some highly unexpected capabilities - ones that could enable them to do and to have ...
Style: complex, thought provoking, psychological, twists and turns, surreal ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, inventor, parallel universe, time loop, experiment gone awry, paradox, identity crisis, mistrust, inventions and discoveries, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Android Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Machines have taken over, but left humans thinking that they are still the ones in charge. The androids need humans because of the human brain fluid; without it the android brains can't work. Until the mad scientist finds out how to make this ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, prison, man versus machine, a.i., escapades, save the world, race against time, androids and robots, chaos, future dystopia, survival, technology gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 3.0
 669
Raptor Ranch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young people stuck in the small Texas town of Fossil Ridge have to fight for their lives against dinosaurs that have been reanimated by a local scientist.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, danger, experiment gone awry, isolation, gas station, supernatural, small town, deadly, escapades ...
Time: prehistory
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Jekyll + Hyde (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Jekyll is a young science student who, along with his friend Mary, experiments with various drugs and compounds in order to create a personality-enhancing drug that he believes will turn him into the successful and popular person he so craves ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: split personality, disorder, mental illness, obsession, supernatural, crimes, experiment gone awry, addiction, deadly, supernatural ability, misfit, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 8K
Phase IV (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Arizona ants mock the food chain on their way to a desert lab to get two scientists and a woman.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, science, time lapse photography, murder, scientist, ant, deadly, race against time, deadly creature, misfit, supernatural ability, save the world ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 3.8
 685
The Void (2001)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Physicist Eva Soderstrom discovers greedy industrialist Thomas Abernathy is on the verge of creating an artificial black hole in a laboratory on Earth. It's the same experiment that killed her father years earlier, except bigger. With the help ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, semi serious
Plot: experiment gone awry, physicist, black hole, technology gone awry, chaos, escapades, danger, imaginary, androids and robots, heroes, chases and races, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Forbidden Dimensions (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jack Slade was born during a solar eclipse in the year 1980. 18 years later, he finds out he has the ability to travel into the future. He projects himself into the year 2035, where society has been destroyed by a fascist regiment of psychopathic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, scary
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, survival, save the world, heroes, chaos, apocalypse, danger, mutant, space and aliens, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.5
 650
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, rivalry, track down, murder, danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, plague, dangerous animal, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Evil Behind You (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Abducted couples are victims of medical experiments that mutate their minds with supernatural abilities. As their mental capacities increase, so does the danger from something evil that is not of flesh and blood.
Style: scary, serious, humorous, psychological
Plot: kidnapping, danger, imaginary, ghost, supernatural, experiment gone awry, showbiz, deadly, confined, doctors and patients, isolation, religions or cults ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%