Science movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant science movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic and intellectual films and TV shows about / with science, scientist, danger, death, catastrophe, mad scientist, storytelling, dialogue, survival and technology plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
science movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as science: Scorpion (2014), Dr. Stone (2019), The Fly (1986), The Andromeda Strain (1971), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Replicas (2018), Contact (1997), A Wrinkle in Time (2018), Junior (1994), Altered States (1980).

List of science movies

Scorpion (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Based on a true story, Scorpion is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O’Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who comprise the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security’s new ...
Style: intellectual, captivating, serious, realistic, based on true events ...
Plot: genius, problem solving, science, prodigy, computers and web, computer hacker, computer genius, boy genius, save the world, partners against crime, society, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Dr. Stone (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: One fateful day, all of humanity was petrified by a blinding flash of light. After several millennia, high schooler Taiju awakens and finds himself lost in a world of statues. However, he's not alone! His science-loving friend Senku's been ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, intellectual, funny, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: science, teamwork, friendship, survival, apocalypse, mad scientist, heroic mission, environmentalism, romance, post apocalypse, catastrophe, stereotypes ...
Time: future
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The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
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, suspense, atmospheric, psychological, rough ...
Plot: mutant, science, experiment, scientist, mad scientist, tragic love, mutation, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, research, nightmare, transformation ...
Time: 80s
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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: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, science, laboratory, race against time, survival, chases and races, cure, deadly virus, heroic mission, danger, life is a bitch, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, 1950s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, witty, feel good, clever ...
Plot: scientist, friends, neighbor, sarcasm, geek, intelligence, friendship, science, social awkwardness, roommate, buddies, nerd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
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Replicas (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back his family members who died in a traffic accident.
Style: intellectual, futuristic, exciting, clever, philosophical ...
Plot: scientist, cloning, science, resurrection, car accident, family in danger, genetics, scientific experiment, family, laboratory, biologist, consciousness ...
Time: near future
Place: puerto rico
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Contact (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who must make some difficult decisions between her beliefs, the truth, and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, emotional, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: benign alien, alien encounter, scientist, alien contact, wormhole, space travel, space and aliens, science, first contact, research, nasa, outer space ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: new mexico, usa, puerto rico, florida, hokkaido ...
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A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Style: colourful, entertaining, light, fairy tale, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenager, time travel, science, good versus evil, parents and children, siblings relations, child prodigy, scientist, astronomy, mixed race, fear, disappearance ...
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Junior (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.
Style: feel good, light, absurd, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, science, scientist, farce, fall in love, switching roles, baby, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, disorder, nothing goes right, fertility ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, 1990s, twentieth century
Place: san francisco
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Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: obsession, science, experiment gone awry, isolation, genetics, psychologist, transformation, university, hallucination, danger, genetically altered, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1967, 1960s, 60s
Place: san francisco, africa, california, boston, new york ...
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Spectral (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: danger, supernatural, survival, escapades, military, science, battles, save the world, heroes, heroic mission, secret laboratory, technology ...
Time: near future, future
Place: usa, new york, eastern europe, virginia
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Eureka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: clever, futuristic, humorous, light, twists and turns ...
Plot: scientist, experiment, save the day, hi-tech, sheriff, secret place, small town, small town life, technology, artificial intelligence, social relations, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: intellectual, cerebral, enigmatic, philosophical, twist ending ...
Plot: first contact, alien, spacecraft, destiny, female protagonist, memory, loss, time loop, science, scientist, ufo, alien creature ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: pakistan, russia, china, montana, venezuela ...
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Forbidden Science (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Forbidden Science is a Cinemax "After Dark" series that premiered on January 9, 2009, it is about a world in which people fulfill erotic desires with androids. It is a combination of film noir and sexploitation. Forbidden Science was a ...
Plot: science, cloning, sex, infidelity, explicit sex, erotica, female nudity, cunnilingus, interracial sex, androids, fellatio, cheating girlfriend ...
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Interstellar (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
Style: mind bending, thought provoking, atmospheric, futuristic, cerebral ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, time travel, black hole, end of the world, time paradox, expedition, heroic mission, parallel world, father daughter relationship, space exploration ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: colorado
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Proof (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Catherine is a woman in her late twenties who is strongly devoted to her father, Robert, a brilliant and well-known mathematician whose grip on reality is beginning to slip away. As Robert descends into madness, Catherine begins to wonder if she may ...
Style: serious, emotional, psychological, realistic, clever ...
Plot: mental illness, mathematics, science, prodigy, student, paranoia, illness, university, manic, parents and children, family relations, strong female lead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new york, wisconsin, london
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Hawking (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Professor Stephen Hawking's early years is told for the first time in a major drama for BBC Two.It is 1963, and our young cosmologist celebrates his 21st birthday. At the party is a new friend, Jane Wilde - there is a strong ...
Style: inspirational, sentimental, emotional, dramatic, based on true events ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: destiny, science, husband wife relationship, physicist, disability, genius, storytelling, life philosophy, self discovery, family relations, life is a bitch, courage ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: england
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The Outer Limits (1963)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The Outer Limits is an American television series that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1965. The series is often compared to The Twilight Zone, but with a greater emphasis on science fiction stories. The Outer Limits is an anthology of self-contained ...
Style: serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, philosophical ...
Plot: science, supernatural ability, save the world, mystery, future dystopia, time travel, space travel, alien encounter, space wars, space and aliens, danger, human ...
Time: future
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The Laws of Thermodynamics (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Manel, a physicist working on his PhD thesis, accidentally fall in love with Elena, a young model and aspiring actress.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, neurotic
Plot: science, model, fall in love, teacher, physicist, obsession, love affair, professor, actress, university, party, evolution ...
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96 Souls (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A university research scientist, about to lose funding and status, has a lab accident and discovers he can see people's true intentions -- making his situation even worse.
Style: spiritual, light, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: science, homelessness, supernatural power, research, faith, spirituality, supernatural, hallucination, psychoanalysis, experiment, laboratory, evidence ...
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Fermat's Room (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: riddles and clues, mathematics, mystery, science, isolation, deadly, rivalry, danger, mysterious character, mind game, genius, murder mystery ...
Time: contemporary
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Cupid's Arrow (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An innocent college couple unknowingly become involved in their Professor's illicit research into the manipulation of love and his recreation of the elusive "Cupid's Arrow".
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love, science, experimenting, looking for love, teachers and students, couples, mad scientist, college, fall in love, disorder, inventions and discoveries, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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His Dark Materials (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lyra is an orphan who lives in a parallel universe in which science, theology and magic are entwined. Lyra's search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children, and turns into a quest to understand a mysterious ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, enigmatic, dark
Plot: child protagonist, science, arctic, united kingdom, magic, friendship, children, prophecy, travel, alternate universe, orphan, church ...
Place: norway
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Arrowhead (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kye is a prisoner of war caught between two armies that he doesn't believe in. When offered an opportunity for freedom, Kye sets out on one last rescue mission only to become stranded when his ship crash lands. Kye soon realises that the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: alien, science, stranded, marooned, transformation, spaceship crash, escape pod, signal, survival, pow, distant planet, audio tape ...
Place: australia
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The Venture Bros. (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Hank and Dean Venture, with their father Doctor Venture and faithful bodyguard Brock Samson, go on wild adventures facing megalomaniacs, zombies, and suspicious ninjas, all for the glory of adventure. Or something like that.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, cynical, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, parody, villain, super villain, sexual humor, science, goofy hero, save the day, adventure, danger, rivalry, peril ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
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Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As a child Jack Brooks witnessed the brutal murder of his family. Now a young man he struggles with a pestering girlfriend, therapy sessions that resolve nothing, and night classes that barely hold his interest. After unleashing an ancient curse, ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: science, camping, demon, disorder, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural, vengeance, murder, zombie, rivalry, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
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The Aeronauts (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pilot Amelia Wren and scientist James Glaisher find themselves in an epic fight for survival while attempting to make discoveries in a hot air balloon.
Style: uplifting, tense, exciting, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: weather, survival, saving a life, scientist, science, flash forward, cloud, balloon, parachute, snowing, snow, freezing ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian england, victorian era
Place: london, england
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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: exciting, serious, feel good, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, utopia, young heroes, end of the world, youth, save the world, heroes, apocalypse, androids and robots, alternate dimension, obsessive quest, destiny ...
Time: future, 2010s, 1960s, 60s
Place: florida, paris france, africa, houston texas, new york
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Species (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1993, the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Project receives a transmission detailing an alien DNA structure, along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. The result is Sil, a sensual but deadly creature who can change from ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, deadly creature, cocoon, cloning, danger, dna, interspecies sex, genetic engineering, on the run, scientist, transformation, genetics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Red Planet (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Astronauts search for solutions to save a dying Earth by searching on Mars, only to have the mission go terribly awry.
Style: bleak, futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: mars, astronaut, catastrophe, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, science, danger, race against time, ecological disaster ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: antarctica
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