Evolution movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant evolution movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out cult film, serious, captivating, thought provoking, futuristic and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with evolution, transformation, distopia, dialogue, storytelling, technology, suspense, survival, chase and danger plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
evolution movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as evolution: Creation (2009), Evolution (2001), A Sound of Thunder (2005), Idiocracy (2006), I Origins (2014), To Your Eternity (2021), The Time Machine (2002), Animal Kingdom: Let's go Ape (2015), Sense8 (2015), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).

List of evolution movies

Creation (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book "On the Origin of the Species," which goes on to become the ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, talky, serious, psychological ...
Plot: evolution, atheism, naturalist, loss of daughter, science, scientist, family relations, haunted by the past, religion, death in the family, village, relationship vs career ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england, europe, borneo, london
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Evolution (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, heroic mission, save the world, evolution, monster, space and aliens, giant monster, disaster, disorder, alien contact, evil alien ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
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A Sound of Thunder (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a hunter sent back to the prehistoric era runs off the path he must not leave, he causes a chain reaction that alters history in disastrous ways.
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, apocalyptic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, time machine, evolution, scientist, heroic mission, monster, changing the past or future, alternate reality, jungle, race against time, laboratory ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: chicago illinois
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Idiocracy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: To test its top-secret Human Hibernation Project, the Pentagon picks the most average Americans it can find - an Army private and a prostitute - and sends them to the year 2505 after a series of freak events. But when they arrive, they find a ...
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, absurd, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, stupidity, satire, future dystopia, time travel, evolution, social satire, society, hibernation, social decay, dimwit, intelligence ...
Time: future, year 2005
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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I Origins (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: I Origins follows a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab ...
Style: thought provoking, mind bending, philosophical, enigmatic, spiritual ...
Plot: reincarnation, metaphysics, eye, religion, elevator, buddhism, spirituality, atheism, genetics, society, evolution, love story ...
Time: year 1998, year 2005, year 2012, year 2009, 21st century
Place: india, usa, new york, asia, delhi
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To Your Eternity (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: An immortal being was sent to the surface of the earth and met a boy living alone in the middle of tundra. The being can take the shape of dying things, but only if the "impetus" is stronger than the previous one. What sort of experiences ...
Style: anime, captivating, disturbing, unusual plot structure, psychological
Plot: eternity, friendship, evolution, immortality, eternal life, reincarnation, philosophy, friends, transformation, mutation, friendship between men, boy and dog ...
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The Time Machine (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, post apocalypse, time machine, dystopic future, obsessive quest, steampunk, apocalypse, chase, changing the past or future, loss of loved one, scientist, loneliness ...
Time: future, distant future, near future, 2030s, 19th century ...
Place: usa, egypt, new york
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Animal Kingdom: Let's go Ape (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Italy, China, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the novel 'Evolution Man' by Roy Lewis, this tells the story about the first man - young Edward - to descend from apes. Edward is ejected by his tribe, but is very resourceful. He learns to walk, discovers fire, manages to hunt - ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining, anime ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: evolution, jungle, self discovery, disorder, wilderness, escapades, monkey, humanity, siblings relations, misfit, brother, sorceress ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
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Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lgbt, supernatural, supernatural ability, gay, telepathy, love affair, secret organization, lesbian, conspiracy, sex scene, transsexual, homosexuality ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: mumbai india, mexico city, london, san francisco, chicago illinois ...
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.
Style: futuristic, philosophical, thought provoking, mind bending, cerebral ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: space travel, astronaut, space, artificial intelligence, scientist, computer, surrealism, human versus computer, technology, evolution, self discovery, spacecraft ...
Time: future, year 2001, 1930s, prehistory, 2000s ...
Place: vatican
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Homo Erectus (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ishbo is a caveman living in the prehistoric age who thinks there's more to life than hunting and gathering. He tries to better the lives of those in his tribe by inventing things like spoons and the toothbrush, which leave everyone, including ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, captivating, light
Audience: date night
Plot: goofy hero, nothing goes right, rivalry, ambition, social misfits, misfit, society, unfulfilled love, disorder, underdog, evolution, inventor ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
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A Matter of Faith (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Christian girl, Rachel Whitaker (Jordan Trovillion) goes off to college for her freshman year and begins to be influenced by her popular Biology professor (Harry Anderson) who teaches that evolution is the answer to the origins of life. When ...
Style: christian film, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: religion versus science, college, christian, culture clash, family relations, society, youth, parents and children, teachers and students, student life, religion, atheist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Killed by Lightning (2002)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: Russia, Netherlands, Switzerland
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An anthropologist investigates the origins of human evolution. She had suffered a mental trauma during her childhood when her father, a submarine captain, died during the war. This trauma periodically destabilizes her condition. The ghosts of a ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, disturbing, psychological, neorealism
Plot: anthropology, evolution, life & death, female protagonist, childhood trauma, tragic past, monkey, subconscious
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Project Power (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An ex-soldier, a teen and a cop collide in New Orleans as they hunt for the source behind a dangerous new pill that grants users temporary superpowers.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, perverse, enigmatic, intellectual ...
Plot: superhero, experimental drug, drug lord, super strength, superhuman powers, super powers, mad scientist, police, drugs, evolution, strength, alligator ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: new orleans, mississippi
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Mimic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, natural horror, melancholic ...
Plot: insect, cockroach, virus, mutant, monster, tunnel, entomologist, suspense, creature, experiment gone awry, disease, giant insect ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
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Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Join Ash Ketchum, accompanied by his partner Pikachu, as he travels through many regions, meets new friends and faces new challenges on his quest to become a Pokémon Master.
Style: anime, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: villain, attack, evolution, training, nurse, police, breaking the fourth wall, theft, friendship, childhood, imaginary kingdom, animal training ...
Time: future
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Quest for Fire (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A colossal adventure odyssey that turns back the hands of time to the very beginning of man's existence. 80,000 years ago, when man roamed the earth, he was exposed to the many harsh elements of nature. Against the perilous atmosphere of rugged ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, breathtaking, captivating, serious ...
Plot: caveman, survival, tribe, fire, cannibalism, neanderthal, prehistoric man, discovery, love story, nude, ancient, ancient history ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, future, ancient times
Place: france, canada, scotland, africa
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The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, bleak, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, pandemic, suspense, distopia, infection, experiment, zombie apocalypse, military, zombie child, monster ...
Time: future
Place: london
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Beyond Skyline (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Indonesia, UK, China, Singapore
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Mark Corley storms his way onto an alien spaceship to rescue his estranged son. When the ship crashes in Southeast Asia, he forges an alliance with a band of survivors to take back the planet once and for all.
Style: captivating, exciting, disturbing, epic, scary ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, rescue, alien technology, evil alien, evolution, abduction, brutality, monster, survival, extraterrestrial, apocalypse ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: laos, los angeles, southeast asia
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Photon (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery
Country: Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for a sensory overload of epic proportions. Nothing less than the history of the universe, the formation of the stars and planets, the origins of matter, and the daunting post-human future that lies ahead are explored in this ...
Style: psychological, captivating, thought provoking, experimental
Plot: life, quantum physics, science, evolution, universe, flash forward, scientist, scientific research, research, uncover truth, investigation, dystopian society ...
Time: future
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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Reign of Fire (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic England, an American volunteer and a British survivor team up to fight off a brood of fire-breathing dragons seeking to return to global dominance after centuries of rest underground. The Brit -- leading a clan of survivors to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, intense, apocalyptic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, adult
Plot: dragon, apocalypse, post apocalypse, fantasy world, heroic mission, monster, destruction, deadly creature, chaos, heroes, creature, fire breathing dragon ...
Time: future, near future, jurassic, 2020s
Place: ireland, europe, united kingdom, britain, edinburgh scotland ...
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X-Men (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
Style: serious, humorous, exciting, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, genetically altered, heroic mission, superhuman powers, rescue, supernatural power, psychic power ...
Time: near future, 1940s, 2000s, future, 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, poland, mississippi, canada ...
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Digimon Tamers (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, Mexico, Spain
TV show
Story: A group of 12-year-old fans of the Digimon card game meet their own Digimon friends and start to duel "bio-emerging" Digimon who cross the barrier between the information network and their world.
Style: anime, exciting, semi serious, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: save the world, heroes, rescue, escapades, rivalry, parallel world, real world, evolution, animal human communication, human animal relationship, good versus evil, ambition ...
Place: japan
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Aberration (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nature field researcher is investigating the strange extinction of small animals and insects in the area, which indicates that something is wrong. His suspicions are soon to be proven right when he meets May, who lives in a cabin in the forest ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, natural horror, offbeat
Plot: mutant, lizard, supernatural, dangerous animal, extinction, forest, on the run, woman in danger, evolution, snow, suspense, creature feature ...
Time: 90s
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Simon (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of scientist take Simon, a psychology professor, as a test person for a brainwash experiment. After that they try to convince him that he was a living-being from another planet
Style: humorous, surreal, satirical, harsh, clever ...
Plot: alien, farce, brainwashing, evolution, scientist, dark hero, death, dark humor, cult, women, catastrophe, brutality ...
Time: 80s, future, 70s
Place: california
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Crimes of the Future (2022)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Greece, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Humans adapt to a synthetic environment, with new transformations and mutations. With his partner Caprice, Saul Tenser, celebrity performance artist, publicly showcases the metamorphosis of his organs in avant-garde performances.
Style: disturbing, tense, gothic horror, captivating, deviant ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body horror, suspense, surgical operation, art, metamorphosis, shipyard, murder, surgery, body transformation, evolution, distopia, mutation ...
Time: near future
Place: canada
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The Fruit of Evolution: Before I Knew It, My Life Had It Made (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: High school student Hiiragi Seiichi is bullied by his classmates for being a "loser." One day, his entire school is suddenly transported to a video game-like world of swords and sorcery. When he accidentally eats "the Fruit of ...
Style: anime, humorous, captivating, entertaining
Plot: new life, lifestyle change, fantasy world, parallel world, changing lives, evolution, harem, female nudity
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Human Discoveries (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A group of friends living at the dawn of human civilization are the first to discover necessities like fire and the wheel. We'll watch as they stumble onto humanity's best, and worst, innovations. Art. Alcohol. Fashion. Racism. Small talk. ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating
Plot: ancient civilization, civilization, caveman, society, inventions and discoveries, tribe, evolution, experimental technology, inventor, lifestyle, humanity
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Automata (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Bulgaria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jacq Vaucan, an insurance agent of ROC robotics corporation, routinely investigates the case of manipulating a robot. What he discovers will have profound consequences for the future of humanity.
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, absurd ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, distopia, robot, post apocalypse, androids and robots, cyberpunk, ecology, robot human relationship, cyborgs, rain, investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, 21st century
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Planet of the Apes (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led ...
Style: futuristic, twist ending, intense, bad ending, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, time travel, astronaut, distopia, monkey, future dystopia, genetics, suspense, survival, alien planet, greed, stranded ...
Time: future, year 2001, 2020s, distant future, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., north america
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