Self destruct mechanism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant self destruct mechanism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychotronic and serious films and TV shows about / with self destruct mechanism, danger, explosion, rescue, heroes, race against time, murder, escape, chase and betrayal plots mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as self destruct mechanism: Monsters of Man (2020), Spaceballs (1987), Breach (2020), Superman: Red Son (2020), The Directive (2019), Fly Me To The Saitama (2019), Mission: Impossible (1988), Geostorm (2017), The Dark Knight (2008), Carry on Spying (1964).

List of self destruct mechanism movies

Monsters of Man (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A robotics company vying to win a lucrative military contract team up with a corrupt CIA agent to conduct an illegal live field test. They deploy four weaponized prototype robots into a suspected drug manufacturing camp in the Golden Triangle, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: androids and robots, killer robot, human versus robot, computer cracker, artificial intelligence, monster, experiment gone awry, corporation, robot vs. robot, survival, self sacrifice, guerilla warfare ...
Time: 2020s
Place: manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, pentagon, washington d.c., southeast asia ...
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: distopia, strong female lead, rebellion, chase, revolution, resistance, tough girl, chosen one, good versus evil, teenager, brutality, brainwashing ...
Time: future
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 7.1
 191K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, feel good, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, alien, space opera, adventure, farce, star wars, satire, human in outer space, princess, woman in danger, space battle ...
Time: future, 80s
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 3.0
 18K
Breach (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hardened mechanic must stay awake and maintain an interstellar ark fleeing the dying planet Earth with a few thousand lucky souls on board... the last of humanity. Unfortunately, humans are not the only passengers. A shapeshifting alien creature ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: monster, space travel, space and aliens, undead, morgue, marine, space colony, evil alien, alien encounter, trapped in space, spacecraft, alien parasite ...
Time: future
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Superman: Red Son (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the thick of the Cold War, Red Son introduces us to a Superman who landed in the USSR during the 1950s and grows up to become a Soviet symbol that fights for the preservation of Stalin’s brand of communism.
Style: suspense, heroic, adult animation, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, monster, superman character, violence, revenge, journalist, reporter, fictional city, human alien, artificial intelligence, symbolism, escalation ...
Time: year 1946, year 1961, year 1983, 1940s, year 1967 ...
Place: russia, ussr, washington d.c., moscow russia, berlin germany ...
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The Directive (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of an incurable virus spread, a robot seeking to eradicate humanity deceptively guides a Red Cross survivor to sanctuary with the false hope of his family awaiting in Safe Zone 57.
Style: psychotronic, educational, epic, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: zombie outbreak, zombie survival, sole survivor, rat, robot, journey, expedition, role playing, infection, quarantine, hallucination, obsession ...
Time: near future, future, 2020s, year 2019
Place: colorado, washington d.c., china, utah, usa ...
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Fly Me To The Saitama (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: People from Saitama Prefecture are persecuted and, because of this, they hide the fact that they are from there. In Tokyo, Momomi Hakuhodo (Fumi Nikaido) is a male high school student and the son of the Tokyo governor. Physically, Momomi Hakuhodo ...
Style: humorous, captivating, disturbing
Plot: discrimination, japanese school, student, revolution, class differences, classism, class conflict, social activist, civil rights, society, social problems, revolutionary ...
Place: tokyo
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Mission: Impossible (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Mission: Impossible is an American television series that chronicles the missions of a team of secret American government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force. The show is a revival of the 1966 TV series of the same name. The only actor to ...
Plot: spy, squad, secret identity, pretending to be someone else, ruse, self destruct mechanism, secret agents, cold war, dictator, espionage, team, death ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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 5.3
 109K
Geostorm (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: ...
Style: apocalyptic, psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, end of the world, storm, humanity in peril, catastrophe, hurricane, climate change, tsunami, tornado, malfunction, nasa ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, year 2019
Place: new york, orlando florida, miami, shanghai, rio de janeiro ...
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 9.0
 2.6M
The Dark Knight (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but ...
Style: exciting, suspense, epic, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, batman, heroes, secret identity, organized crime, moral dilemma, tragic hero, double life, good versus evil, psychopath, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: usa, hong kong
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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Batman has stopped the reign of terror that The Mutants had cast upon his city. Now an old foe wants a reunion and the government wants The Man of Steel to put a stop to Batman.
Style: suspense, dark, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, distopia, crimes, fight, justice, batman, police officer, good versus evil, fighting crime, heroes, threat, protector ...
Time: 21st century, future, 80s
Place: usa, ussr, washington d.c.
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Carry on Spying (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Carry On favourite Barbara Windsor makes her debut in this outrageous send-up of the James Bond movies. Fearless agent Desmond Simpkins and James Bind, aided and abetted by the comely Agent Honeybutt and Agent Crump, battle against the evil powers ...
Style: parody, sex comedy, eurospy
Plot: spy, espionage, satire, secret headquarters, secret service, train, top secret, villain, undercover agent, intelligence agency, security guard, warehouse ...
Time: 60s
Place: britain, algeria, london, north africa, vienna ...
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Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Batman faces his ultimate challenge as the mysterious Red Hood takes Gotham City by firestorm. One part vigilante, one part criminal kingpin, Red Hood begins cleaning up Gotham with the efficiency of Batman, but without following the same ethical ...
Style: atmospheric, unusual plot structure, intense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, mysterious character, double life, batman, crimes, vigilantism, organized crime, fighting crime, justice, mind game, revenge, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: usa, bosnia
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 7.9
 604K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: star trek, time travel, space opera, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, teamwork, alien, heroic mission, space wars, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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 6.4
 13K
Crying Freeman (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist. She is captivated by the grace of his kill and later falls in ...
Style: emotional, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, yakuza, police investigation, gangsters, martial arts, murder, assassin, rivalry, revenge, violence, transformation, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, san francisco, china, canada, hong kong ...
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Raggedy Ann & Andy: The Great Santa Claus Caper (1978)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When inventor/efficiency expert Alexander Graham Wolf plots to take over Santa's workshop, Comet asks for help from Raggedy Ann, Andy and their dog, Raggedy Arthur.
Plot: christmas, saving christmas, cartoon wolf, holiday, talking doll, toys, breaking the fourth wall, doll, parachute, brother sister relationship, elf, reindeer ...
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Santo vs. Frankenstein's Daughter (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dr. Frankenstein and her assistant, Dr. Yanco, are going to bring one of their experiments to life in Santo Vs. Frankenstein's Daughter. She intends to use a monster named Ursus to do her evil bidding. Using a youth serum to retain their ...
Style: cult film
Plot: wrestling, frankenstein, man beast, old man, female scientist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, immortality, rat, coyote, police station, evil doctor, rapid aging ...
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 6.4
 183K
Tomorrowland (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, France, Canada, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and ...
Style: visually appealing, exciting, thought provoking, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: utopia, time travel, adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth, androids and robots, obsessive quest, alternate world, alternate dimension, end of the world, robot ...
Time: future, 60s, 2010s
Place: florida, new york, paris france, africa, houston texas
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Death Race 2050 (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The year 2050 the planet has become overpopulated, to help control population the government develops a race. The Death Race. Annually competitors race across the country scoring points for killing people with their vehicles.
Style: humorous, exciting, suspense, captivating, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: car race, dark humor, murder, absurdism, corporate world, post apocalypse, distopia, car chase, brutality, rivalry, revenge, bomb ...
Place: kansas, texas, oklahoma, new mexico, south dakota ...
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The Advanced Guard (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of aliens arrive on Earth as part of an advance invasion force. Their mission is to kidnap a small sample of humans and run them through a series of rigorous tests to determine if they would make suitable slaves. Harper, one of the alien ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, alien invasion, alien abduction, invasion, chaos, save the planet, abduction, underdog, escapades, survival, heroes, ambition ...
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.6
 312K
Bridge of Spies (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, India, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate ...
Style: suspense, political, realistic, tricky, intense ...
Plot: lawyer, cold war, espionage, spy, cia, berlin wall, negotiation, justice, soviet spy, court, border crossing, rescue ...
Time: 60s, year 1957, year 1960, 50s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east germany, ussr, west germany, brooklyn new york city ...
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Screamers: The Hunting (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of humans arrive on Sirius 6-B to investigate an SOS signal sent out from the planet, which has been supposedly deserted since the destruction of the man-made weapons known as "screamers." Once the squad arrives, they find a group ...
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, rescue, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, man versus machine, distant planet, a.i., space travel, deadly creature, apocalypse, survival, military ...
Time: future
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Suburban Commando (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, intense, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, benign alien, adventure, space and aliens, family, fish out of water, alien, heroes, good versus evil, rescue, mixed martial arts, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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The Secret Agent Club (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the world Ray Chase is nothing more than a klutzy, overgrown toy seller whose wife passed away a few years ago; and his only son Jeremy doesn't get to see him very often, because he's always away on "business trips." What no ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, save the day, parents and children, kidnapping, heroic mission, working undercover, undercover, espionage, master criminal, secret identity, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Operation: Endgame (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A battle ensues among two government spy teams in an underground facility after their boss is assassinated.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, undercover, assassination, working undercover, female assassin, hitman, workplace, government agency, violence spree, survival, female fighter, murderer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles
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Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of heroic warriors has only six days to save the planet in "Mortal Kombat Annihilation." To succeed they must survive the most spectacular series of challenges any human, or god, has ever encountered as they battle an evil warlord ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, fight, transformation, adventure, good versus evil, save the world, kung fu, immortality, death, fight scenes, alternate dimension ...
Time: 90s
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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, military, heroic mission, ninja, superhero, chaos, government, attack, spy, treason, gunfight, person on fire ...
Time: future, 21st century, 17th century, 2000s
Place: japan, washington d.c., egypt, paris france, france ...
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The Andromeda Strain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A U.S. satellite crash-lands near a small town in Utah, unleashing a deadly plague that kills virtually everyone except two survivors, who may provide clues to immunizing the population. As the military attempts to quarantine the area, a team of ...
Style: tense, serious, harsh, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: laboratory, virus, biohazard, plague, bacteria, disease, catastrophe, deadly virus, cure, disaster, time travel, infection ...
Time: 21st century, future, 70s, contemporary
Place: usa, utah, shanghai, los angeles
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The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop declares an emergency. A group of eminent scientists led by Dr. Jeremy ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laboratory, alien, plague, disaster, deadly virus, survival, science, virus, epidemic, distopia, infection, twists and turns ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
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Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Taiwan, China
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Perry's worst fear comes true when Phineas and Ferb finds out that he is in fact Secret Agent P, but that soon pales in comparison during a trip to the 2nd dimension where Perry finds out that Dr. Doofenshmirtz is truly evil and successful.
Style: humorous, witty, sweet, not serious, affectionate ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, parallel world, parallel universe, save the day, disney, secret identity, hidden identity, daring rescue, heroes, resistance, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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