Experiment movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant experiment movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, visually appealing and exciting films and TV shows about / with experiment, danger, supernatural, death, scientist, violence, chase, mentor, storytelling and experiment gone awry plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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experiment movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as experiment: The Wave (2008), Fringe (2008), Maximum Ride (2016), The Experiment (2001), Kyle XY (2006), I Am Legend (2007), Eureka (2006), The Boarding School (2007), The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), Terra Nova (2011).

List of experiment movies

 7.6
 109K
The Wave (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A school teacher discusses types of government with his class. His students find it too boring to repeatedly go over national socialism and believe that dictatorship cannot be established in modern Germany. He starts an experiment to show how easily ...
Style: philosophical, psychological, emotional, disturbing, political ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: fascism, experiment, teachers and students, bullying, nazism, suicide, high school, dictatorship, teacher, anarchist, education, fanaticism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, california, europe
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 8.4
 238K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, mad scientist, investigation, special agents, fbi, time travel, alternate dimension, alternate reality, experiment, top secret, research, paranormal activity ...
Time: 2000s, future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: harvard university, usa, massachusetts
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 3.6
 5K
Maximum Ride (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Style: enigmatic, surprise ending, tense, suspense, exciting
Plot: experiment, supernatural power, female fighter, teenage boy, heroine, female warrior, strong female character, teenage girl, rescue, martial arts, mutant, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, utah
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 7.7
 94K
The Experiment (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Das Experiment is a shocking psycho thriller about the potential for brutality that humans hide. Even more shocking is the fact that it’s based on an actual occurrence—a 1971 psychological experiment at Stanford University that was aborted ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: prison, torture, experiment, surveillance, aggression, rape, prison escape, disorder, degradation, isolation, violence, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 21st century
Place: germany, canada
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 7.5
 29K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, exciting, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, genius, teenage life, foster child, supernatural, self discovery, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, cloning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa
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 7.2
 747K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, virus, supernatural, distopia, infected, plague, quarantine, isolation ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont
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 7.9
 53K
Eureka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The sleep Pacific Northwest town of Eureka is hiding a mysterious secret. The government has been relocating the world's geniuses and their families to this rustic town for years where innovation and chaos have lived hand in hand. U.S. Marshal ...
Style: futuristic, clever, twists and turns, light, humorous ...
Plot: scientist, save the day, secret place, experiment, hi-tech, small town, friendship, small town life, sheriff, experimenting, technology, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
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The Boarding School (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: El Internado Laguna Negra was a Spanish television drama-thriller focusing on the students of a fictional boarding school in a forest, where teenagers are sent by their parents to study. The boarding school is situated in a forest far from the city, ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, experiment, murder mystery, teenager, mystery, dealing with death, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, siblings relations, dungeon, death of friend, secret room ...
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The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, genetics, experiment, mutant, survival, island, rebellion, brutality, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, mutation, jungle ...
Time: 2010s, year 2010, 21st century, future
Place: pacific ocean
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 6.7
 83K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, post apocalypse, survival, adventure, changing the past or future, human existence, extinction, dangerous animal, research, expedition, sent to the past ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
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 5.8
 131K
Hollow Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisible man, invisibility, experiment, psychopath, rape, mad scientist, voyeurism, violence, transformation, monster, scientist, sex scene ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon
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 8.7
 1.1M
Stranger Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: supernatural, monster, small town, telekinesis, super powers, supernatural power, government conspiracy, experiment, friendship, parallel world, parallel universe, boy ...
Time: 80s, year 1983, 20th century, future
Place: indiana, usa, ussr
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 7.6
 179K
The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: mutant, experiment, science, mad scientist, scientist, teleportation, mutation, transformation, tragic love, monster, body horror, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
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 7.5
 516K
Source Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He learns he's part of a top-secret experimental program that enables ...
Style: surprise ending, mind bending, suspense, captivating, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, train, changing the past or future, destiny, save the day, alternate reality, bomb, parallel universe, memory, race against time, courage ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois, afghanistan
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 5.1
 20K
The Quiet Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A university student and some classmates are recruited to carry out a private experiment -- to create a poltergeist. Their subject: an alluring, but dangerously disturbed young woman. Their quest: to explore the dark energy that her damaged psyche ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, experiment, poltergeist, ghost, seance, cameraman, skepticism, found footage, student, mad doctor, mental illness, possession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his ...
Style: parody, funny, gothic, humorous, absurd ...
Plot: monster, experiment, farce, mad scientist, castle, frankenstein, laboratory, satire, scientist, hunchback, supernatural, reanimation ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s
Place: transylvania, europe, usa
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 7.3
 188K
Lilo & Stitch (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo is being raised by her older sister, Nani, after their parents die -- under the watch of social worker Cobra Bubbles. When Lilo adopts a funny-looking dog and names him "Stitch," she doesn't realize ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: disney, alien, experiment, adoption, friendship, adventure, benign alien, family, orphan, space and aliens, friends, heroes ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, san francisco, usa
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 8.0
 184K
Akira (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, adult animation, serious, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, post apocalypse, distopia, experiment, motorcycle gang, military, hallucination, protest, post thermonuclear war, mutation, psychic, gang ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century, 80s, year 2019
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 5.2
 47K
Flatliners (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five medical students, hoping to gain insight into the mystery of what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring and dangerous experiment. By stopping their hearts for short periods of time, each triggers a near-death experience. As the ...
Style: surprise ending, serious, disturbing, light, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical experiment, death, paranormal, medical student, guilt, haunted by the past, near death experience, afterlife, paranoia, experiment, morgue, hallucination ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 2017
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 7.4
 567K
Limitless (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract ...
Style: philosophical, clever, captivating, intellectual, cerebral ...
Plot: intelligence, success, ambition, rise to the top, life turned upside down, prodigy, superhuman powers, drug abuse, rags to riches, overnight success, experimental drug, life changing experience ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.6
 25K
Zoo (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, mutation, save the world, pandemic, experiment, safari, survival, animals, conspiracy, death, veterinarian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.5
 150K
Trading Places (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, cynical ...
Plot: stock market, switching roles, rags to riches, class differences, wrongful arrest, beggar, rich and poor, prostitute, fish out of water, christmas, millionaire, wager ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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 6.2
 62K
Red Lights (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two investigators of paranormal hoaxes, the veteran Dr. Margaret Matheson and her young assistant, Tom Buckley, study the most varied metaphysical phenomena with the aim of proving their fraudulent origins. Simon Silver, a legendary blind psychic, ...
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: psychic, supernatural, uncover truth, mind game, supernatural ability, experiment, obsession, deception, surveillance, investigation, skepticism, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, 70s
Place: usa
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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: suspense, dark, scary, suspenseful, absurd ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, zombie child, distopia, pandemic, experiment, children, infection, scientist, virus ...
Time: future
Place: london
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 7.2
 29K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, psychic, experiment, mind control, superhuman powers, supernatural, government agency, crimes, heroes, violence, enemy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: scary, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, supernatural, zombie apocalypse, monster, one man army, survival, heroine, experiment gone awry, infected, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: las vegas, salt lake city utah, utah, alaska
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 6.6
 474K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, alien, super villain, alien monster, alien life-form, super powers, experiment gone awry, tough guy, mutation, good versus evil, humanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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 6.9
 107K
Frankenweenie (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a car hits young Victor's pet dog Sparky, Victor decides to bring him back to life the only way he knows how. But when the bolt-necked "monster" wreaks havoc and terror in the hearts of Victor's neighbors, he has to convince ...
Style: gothic, scary, macabre, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: dog, supernatural, frankenstein, experiment, afterlife, monster, reincarnation, disney, back from the dead, pets, mad scientist, life & death ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, netherlands
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You Shall Not Sleep (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina, Uruguay
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In an abandoned psychiatric hospital, a theatre group experiments with insomnia for the preparation of a stage play. With the passage of days without sleep, they reach new thresholds of perception that expose them to the secrets of the place and the ...
Style: psychological, rough, bleak, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: insomnia, experiment, hallucination, mental institution, mysterious death, abandoned hospital, abandoned building, aspiring actor, human experiment, violence, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: year 1984, year 1975
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Banshee Chapter (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the trail of a missing friend who had been experimenting with mind-altering drugs, a young journalist - aided by a rogue counter-culture writer, The Silence of The Lambs -- finds herself drawn into the dangerous world of top-secret government ...
Style: scary, suspense, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: found footage, missing person, experiment, experimental drug, drug use, desert, uncover truth, ghost, lsd, supernatural, female protagonist, missing friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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