Consciousness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant consciousness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic, twists and turns and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with consciousness, catastrophe, flashback, danger, murder, storytelling, betrayal, technology, mentor and violence plots mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as consciousness: Altered Carbon (2018), Replicas (2018), Transcendence (2014), The Shift (2009), Westworld (2016), Travelers (2016), Cosmodrama (2015), Ex Machina (2014), The 9th Life of Louis Drax (2016), The Thirteenth Floor (1999).

List of consciousness movies

 8.0
 161K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, murder, virtual reality, resistance fighter, adventure, artificial intelligence, consciousness, female nudity, multiple storylines, body swapping, deception ...
Time: distant future, future
Place: san francisco
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 5.4
 38K
Replicas (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, China, Puerto Rico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back his family members who died in a traffic accident.
Style: intellectual, exciting, futuristic, clever, philosophical ...
Plot: family, scientist, science, resurrection, family in danger, cloning, laboratory, genetics, scientific experiment, biologist, consciousness, robot ...
Time: near future
Place: puerto rico
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 6.2
 226K
Transcendence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two leading computer scientists work toward their goal of Technological Singularity, as a radical anti-technology organization fights to prevent them from creating a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, exciting, tense, futuristic ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, technology, nanotechnology, resurrection, computers and web, scientist, technology gone awry, hi-tech, chaos, cyberspace, inventions and discoveries, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
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 8.3
 1K
The Shift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: From the creators of You Can Heal Your Life: The Movie comes a compelling portrait of three modern lives in need of new direction and new meaning. In his first-ever movie, Wayne Dyer explores the spiritual journey in the second half of life when we ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, thought provoking
Plot: enlightenment, consciousness, changing lives, cause and meaning, career change, self discovery, hopes, dull life, redemption, con artists, charlatan, friends ...
Place: california
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 8.6
 474K
Westworld (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
TV show
Story: A dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, it explores a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be ...
Style: stylized, exciting, futuristic, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, technology gone awry, androids, a.i., amusement park, escapades, androids and robots, moral dilemma, human android relationship, consciousness ...
Time: future
Place: usa, san francisco
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 8.1
 54K
Travelers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Hundreds of years from now, the last surviving humans discover the means of sending consciousness back through time, directly into people in the 21st century. These "travelers" assume the lives of seemingly random people, while secretly ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspenseful
Plot: time traveler, time paradox, time travel, time machine, police detective, changing the future, sent to the past, post apocalypse, teamwork, undercover, legend, artificial intelligence ...
Time: future
Place: north america
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 5.5
 68
Cosmodrama (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maybe the 1960s, maybe the future. Seven astronauts wake up in a spaceship, not knowing where they have come from nor where they are heading. As the ship operates by itself, they have ample time to meditate, rather scientifically, on matter, life ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: spacecraft, space and aliens, space travel, outer space, confined, isolation, cause and meaning, satire, universe, cosmology, multiverse, scientist ...
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 7.7
 526K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, 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, philosophical, twist ending, psychological, tense ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, isolation, cyberpunk, technology, human android relationship, existentialism, cyborgs, manipulation, androids, a.i., androids and robots ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
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The Last Days of American Crime (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future, as a final response to crime and terrorism, the U.S. government plans to broadcast a signal that will make it impossible for anyone to knowingly break the law.
Style: twists and turns, unusual plot structure, confusing, twist ending, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: money, crime boss, criminal, mafia, fighting crime, father son relationship, violence, brutality, gunfight, sniper, organized crime, tough girl ...
Time: near future, distant future
Place: usa, detroit, canada
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The 9th Life of Louis Drax (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: father son relationship, picnic, family relations, parents and children, coma, doctor, mystery, consciousness, escape from reality, mysticism, mother son relationship, pity ...
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The Thirteenth Floor (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Computer scientist Hannon Fuller has discovered something extremely important. He's about to tell the discovery to his colleague, Douglas Hall, but knowing someone is after him, the old man leaves a letter in his computer generated parallel ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, intellectual, twist ending, neo noir ...
Plot: parallel world, virtual reality, alternate reality, cyberspace, cyberpunk, computer system, technology gone awry, uncover truth, deception, time travel, protagonist as suspect, distopia ...
Time: 90s, future, 1930s, 20th century, near future ...
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.2
 963
Transfers (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: Thanks to science, after five years of coma, Florian has his mind transferred into another's body. Now he has to hide his identity, living as an officer with BATI, the anti-transfers unit.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense, futuristic
Plot: new identity, hidden identity, body swapping, bodies, consciousness, scientific experiment, technology, switching bodies, mystery, breaking the law, distopia, conscience ...
Time: future
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 7.7
 540K
Minority Report (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another investigator targets him for a murder charge.
Style: futuristic, neo noir, exciting, suspense, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, murder, foreknowledge, precognition, frame up, psychic, law enforcer, police investigation, graphic violence, perfect crime, fugitives ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 3.5
 364
In the Cloud (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To stop a terrorist bomber, two estranged tech geniuses (Justin Chatwin, Tomiwa Edun) reunite after the death of their mentor (Gabriel Byrne) to devise a VR technology to extract the terrorist’s memories. But the clock is ticking on the next bomb.
Style: tense, captivating, futuristic
Plot: virtuality, nanotechnology, consciousness, flashback sequence, memories, experimental technology, workplace, hi-tech, job, technology, virtual reality, advanced technology
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 5.8
 1K
Real (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Koichi and Atsumi are lovers who have known each other all their lives. A year ago, however, a suicide attempt by Atsumi left her in a coma. Through 'sensing', a type of neurosurgical procedure allowing contact with the intentional aspect ...
Style: surreal, serious, psychological, mind bending, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coma, surrealism, virtual reality, confronting the past, love and romance, couple relations, bittersweet, couples, haunted by the past, true love, love, unconsciousness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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 6.8
 2K
Baxter (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A white Bull Terrier named Baxter is given to an elderly woman by her daughter. As time passes, the dog develops aggressive and murderous behavior in order to be adopted by another family.
Style: disturbing, captivating, serious, allegory, psychological ...
Plot: dog, killer dog, baby, family life, human nature, animal life, dark humor, power relations, golden years, babies and infants, satire, consciousness ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france
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 5.0
 225
Grace and Grit (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Treya Wilber's story of courage, transcendence and eternal love as chronicled in the book Grace and Grit.
Plot: waterfall, courage, darkness, moon, cancer, psychology, spirit, snow, resurrection, ocean, birth, dream ...
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Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: At the turn of the century, the Angels returned to Earth, seeking to wipe out humanity in an apocalyptic fury. Devastated, mankind's last remnants moved underground to wait for the day when the Angels would come back to finish the job. Fifteen ...
Style: psychological, mecha, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: depression, self doubt, suffering, alien encounter, young heroes, future dystopia, loneliness, chaos, loss, psychological trauma, cloning, insanity ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, year 2015, 2000s
Place: japan
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Komedia malzenska (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Małżeństwo Marii i Wiktora przechodzi kryzys. Kobieta postanawia pokazać mężowi jak trudna jest praca w domu, dlatego wyjeżdża do innego miasta. Jak poradzi sobie Wiktor z ziećmi i wszystkimi obowiązkami? Jak Maria da sobie radę w wielkim ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, translator, drifter, housewife, marriage crisis, job, feminist, self esteem, reconciliation, parenthood, family abandonment, career ...
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Adventures of Little Herbert in Mushroom Land (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Animation - Small in size but big in heart, 10-year-old Herbert wants one thing above all else: to be good enough to play baseball with the other kids. Will a trip to a miniature mushroom kingdom, where he fights a giant slug, give him the ...
Plot: giant, consciousness, baseball player, baseball, mushroom, survival, nature, friend, friendship, fear
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Strange Invaders (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie's ex-wife disappears, and he goes to where she grew up--a rural town in the midwest--to look for her. But, surprisingly, nobody knows about her or any of her many relatives, the Newmans. He meets aliens; but when he contacts the FBI, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, offbeat
Plot: space and aliens, evil alien, small town, journalism, benign alien, race against time, heroes, alien encounter, small town life, conspiracy, flashback, government agent ...
Time: 50s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.0
 31K
The Machine (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Already deep into a second Cold War, Britain’s Ministry of Defense seeks a game-changing weapon. Programmer Vincent McCarthy unwittingly provides an answer in The Machine, a super-strong human cyborg. When a programming bug causes the prototype to ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, androids and robots, a.i., robot, man versus machine, inventions and discoveries, programmer, laboratory, fear, technology gone awry, hi-tech, distopia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england
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Robot Stories (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four stories including: "My Robot Baby," in which a couple must care for a robot baby before adopting a human child; "The Robot Fixer," in which a mother tries to connect with her dying son; "Machine Love," in which an ...
Style: futuristic, melancholic, enigmatic, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, adoption, family life, parents and children, society, estrangement, human nature, alternate universe, immortality, family relations, dying, technology ...
Time: future, 80s, 90s, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan
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Possible Worlds (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The same man lives out several parallel lives in different "worlds" and in different relationships at the same time.
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, serious, stylized, offbeat
Plot: parallel world, mad scientist, murder, experiment gone awry, time travel, another dimension, experimenting, male female relationship, philosophy, disorder, romance, couple relations ...
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 6.0
 2K
Jersey Girl (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A working girl from New Jersey looks for love with a fast-lane Manhattan salesman from Queens.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: diner, yuppie, opposites attract, love, small town life, family life, romance, working class, nothing goes right, love and romance, hopes, stalking ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, california
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 7.3
 260K
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Jerry Maguire used to be a typical sports agent: willing to do just about anything he could to get the biggest possible contracts for his clients, plus a nice commission for himself. Then, one day, he suddenly has second thoughts about what ...
Style: motivational, realistic, feel good, touching, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: career, football, starting over, friendship, workplace romance, introspection, boss and employee, single parent, american football, greed, opposites attract, agent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, cuba
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 6.8
 1K
The Fixer (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in tsarist Russia around the turn of the century and based on a true story of a Russian Jewish peasant Yakov Bog who was wrongly imprisoned for a most unlikely crime - the “ritual murder” of a Gentile child in Kiev. We witness the ...
Plot: prison rape, justice, socialism, anti semitism, jewish ghetto, zionism, false accusation, injustice, jew persecution, falsely accused, guilt, anger ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia
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 5.7
 4K
Clean Slate (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Pogue is a private eye with a problem: every morning when he wakes up, he has total amnesia, waking up with a 'blank slate'. Since he is in the middle of a hot investigation and has a developing romance, this is less than convenient.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, twists and turns, melancholic ...
Plot: private detective, memory loss, gangsters, partners, goofy hero, law enforcement, nothing goes right, dishonesty, crimes, amnesia, betrayal, justice ...
Time: 90s
Place: santa monica california, los angeles, california, venice beach california
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 5.6
 92K
The Box (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: moral dilemma, conspiracy, human nature, murder, experiment, mystery, sacrifice, decision, gift, money, under the surface, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: virginia, usa, langley virginia
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The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, conspiracy, spy, corruption, fighting the system, manhunt, escapades, uncover truth, agent as target, secret service ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, langley virginia, europe, london, turin italy ...
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