Engineer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant engineer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious and entertaining films and TV shows about / with engineer, danger, adventure, destiny, friendship, mentor, chase, death, dialogue and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Japan, France and other countries.
engineer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as engineer: A Fortunate Man (2018), Apollo 13 (1995), Mortal Engines (2018), Memphis Belle (1990), Best Defense (1984), Ad Astra (2019), The Aviator (2004), The Vault (2021), Manon of the Spring (1986), City of Ember (2008).

List of engineer movies

A Fortunate Man (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 162 min.
Story: On his quest for happiness, Per decides to leave Jutland and an upbringing in a strict religious home. He runs from his family and his patriarch father, and sets sail towards Copenhagen to become an engineer. Parallel to his studies, he works on a ...
Style: romantic, uplifting, sweet, disturbing, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: engineer, religion, jewish family, ambition, love interest, pride, poverty, adventure, hopes, love affair, adaptation, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: austria, copenhagen
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Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from ...
Style: factual, realistic, suspenseful, breathtaking, epic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: astronaut, survival, nasa, disaster, space exploration, space travel, space program, rescue, race against time, trapped in space, moon, against the odds ...
Time: 70s, 60s, future, 20th century, year 1970 ...
Place: houston texas, usa, pacific ocean, texas, florida ...
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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan, China
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, steampunk, female warrior, resistance, machine, tough girl, good versus evil, chase, survival, save the world, female assassin, engineer ...
Time: future
Place: london, big ben london, europe, asia
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Memphis Belle (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid before they have finished their duty and can go home. In the briefing before ...
Style: exciting, tense, emotional, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: world war two, war, bomber, military, battles, soldier, friendship, airplane, u.s. air force, fighter pilot, heroic mission, aviation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, australia, england, united kingdom
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Best Defense (1984)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wylie is a lazy engineer. Landry is a Sergeant specialising in Armour. They have never met but their lives become entangled when Landry must take the tank Wylie designed into combat. Wylie is waiting for his employer to go out of business when he ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, semi serious, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american soldier, espionage, happy ending, engineer, undercover, heroic mission, fighting the system, heroes, save the day, secret agents, witnessing a crime, spy ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1984
Place: middle east
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Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Brazil
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.
Style: exciting, suspense, touching, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: space exploration, moon, solar system, astronaut, father son relationship, space travel, trapped in space, journey, obsession, space pirate, spacecraft, space station ...
Time: future, near future
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The Aviator (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, success, businessman, aviation, test pilot, pilot, obsessive compulsive disorder, billionaire, aviator, millionaire, filmmaking, corruption ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 50s, 1910s ...
Place: los angeles, california, new york, connecticut, usa ...
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The Vault (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When an engineer learns of a mysterious, impenetrable fortress hidden under The Bank of Spain, he joins a crew of master thieves who plan to steal the legendary lost treasure locked inside while the whole country is distracted by Spain's World ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, master criminal, perfect crime, safecracking, plan, burglar, engineer, assault, secret plan, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2010, year 2009 ...
Place: spain, madrid, london
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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Admiral James T. Kirk is feeling old; the prospect of accompanying his old ship the Enterprise on a two week cadet cruise is not making him feel any younger. But the training cruise becomes a life or death struggle when Khan escapes from years of ...
Style: saga, epic, futuristic, exciting, cerebral ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: revenge, alien, self sacrifice, midlife crisis, star trek, teleportation, planet, death, brainwashing, space station, cheating, funeral ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Manon of the Spring (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this, the sequel to Jean de Florette, Manon (Beart) has grown into a beautiful young shepherdess living in the idyllic Provencal countryside. She plots vengeance on the men whose greedy conspiracy to acquire her father's land caused his ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, thought provoking, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: revenge, female nudity, haunted by the past, provincial life, spring, nudity (full frontal - brief), engineer, rabbit, farm, unrequited love, xenophobia, goat ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: provence, france, paris france, europe
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City of Ember (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. Now, two teenagers, ...
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, suspense, stylized, apocalyptic ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: post apocalypse, adventure, steampunk, save the day, survival, uncover truth, dystopic future, puzzle, end of the world, ancient mystery, underground city, friendship ...
Time: future
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Appare-Ranman! (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: During the back-end of the 19th century, the genius but socially awkward engineer Sorano Appare and the wise yet cowardly samurai Isshiki Kosame find themselves drifting in the sea between Japan and America. With no money, the duo decide to enter ...
Style: entertaining, captivating
Plot: competition, engineer, desert, prize, rivals, weirdo, rivalry, contests and competitions, teamwork, showdown, ambition, team ...
Time: 19th century
Place: america
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Harley and the Davidsons (2016)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story, "Harley and the Davidsons" charts the birth of this iconic bike during a time of great social and technological change beginning at the turn of the 20th century. Walter, Arthur and Bill risked their entire fortune ...
Style: factual, colourful, semi documentary, educational film
Plot: inventions and discoveries, motorcycle, inventor, american history, best friends, fame, engineer, historical event, historical character, desire for fame, biker, civil engineer ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa
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Strange Angel (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the mysterious and brilliant Jack Parsons in 1940s Los Angeles as by day he helps birth the discipline of American rocketry and by night is a performer of sex magick rituals and a disciple to occultist Aleister Crowley.
Style: enigmatic, tense, realistic, captivating, spiritual ...
Plot: scientist, occult, engineer, husband wife relationship, society, family relations, plan, friendship, rivalry, couples, religion, tv show ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Tanks For Stalin (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A prototype of a new cutting edge tank is being taken on a secret mission to Moscow, to Comrade Stalin. Soon the cross-country run turns into a ruthless race. Followed by Nazis, the tanks' team defeats their pursuers and proves the great ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, tense, harsh
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, twists and turns, tank, engineer, soldier, inventions and discoveries, josef stalin, hopes, gunfight, friendship, chase, held captive ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, year 1939, 1930s
Place: ussr, moscow russia
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Sisyphus (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: An unfathomable incident introduces a genius engineer to dangerous secrets of the world — and to a woman from the future who's come looking for him.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: investigation, time travel, engineer, experimental technology, uncover truth, advanced technology, threat, technology, private investigation, murder investigation, threat to kill, science and technology ...
Time: future
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I Can Quit Whenever I Want 3: Ad Honorem (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Has been an year since Pietro Zinni's gang got caught in the Sopox production laboratory and each of them locked up in different jails. From Regina Coeli jail, Pietro keep warning the authorities a fool syntetized nerve gas and he is ready to ...
Style: humorous, captivating, disturbing, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: terrorism, engineer, gas, drug dealer, crimes, adaptation, redemption, escapades, adventure, life is a bitch, teamwork, prison ...
Time: contemporary
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Robo-G (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to present their invention, the robot is destroyed in a freak accident. ...
Style: light, humorous, suspenseful, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: robot, geek, engineer, lonely man, robotics, school, press conference, old man, recruiting, media coverage, saving a life, humanoid robot ...
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Victor Frankenstein (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Victor Von Frankenstein creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, stylized, light, suspenseful ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, frankenstein, frankenstein's monster, experiment, hunchback, friendship, experiment gone awry, scientist, steampunk, obsession, escapades ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1930s, future, 21st century ...
Place: england, london, scotland, scotland yard, usa ...
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Star Trek: Prodigy (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A motley crew of young rebellious aliens commandeer an old Starfleet ship and must figure out how to work together while navigating a greater galaxy, in search for a better future. These six young outcasts know nothing about the ship they have ...
Style: 3d animation, feel good, captivating, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: star trek, spacecraft, alien, superhero, teenager, space opera, engineer, galaxy, adventure, teamwork, space travel, friends ...
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Velaiyilla Pattathari (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Raghuvaran, who is unemployed for years, gets his dream job but a powerful rival is keen to put him down. Can he take on his adversary?
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychological, realistic
Plot: urban ghetto life, homecoming, fall in love, engineer, family relations, ransom, misfit, blackmail, mother love, family in crisis, urban ghetto, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Zoe (2018)
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two colleagues at a revolutionary research lab design technology to improve and perfect romantic relationships. As their work progresses, their discoveries become more profound.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, touching, disturbing, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: female robot, robot human relationship, humanoid robot, love, artificial intelligence, addiction, robot, memory, scientist, false memory, loneliness, engineer ...
Time: future
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The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his own attitudes as a result.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, melancholic, serious, touching ...
Plot: small town, countryside, kurd, fish out of water, family relations, village, parents and children, coming of age, village life, politics, terminal illness, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, kurdistan, middle east
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Saving the Titanic (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ireland, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the hours after the Titanic struck an iceberg 100 years ago, a team of shipbuilders and engineers raced against time to save the stricken vessel. Based on eye-witness accounts, this film reveals what went on below decks in the hours before the ...
Style: heroic, suspense, tense, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: titanic, cruise ship, irishman, engineer, ocean liner, boat, heroism, electrician, duty, ship, coal, rocket ...
Time: year 1912, 1910s
Place: ireland
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Polytechnique (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A dramatization of the Montreal Massacre of 1989 where several female engineering students were murdered by an unstable misogynist.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, atmospheric, depressing ...
Plot: school shooting, school, crimes, murder, psychopath, atrocity, hostage, misogynist, serial killer, woman in danger, mass murder, confined ...
Time: 20th century, year 1989, 80s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
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The Hit List (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A disgruntled man creates a hit list with a stranger during a drunken night out and must then race to try to save those he marked for extermination as the bodies begin to pile up and all fingers point to him.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unfaithful, race against time, murder, killer, police investigation, track down, crimes, crumbling marriage, on the run, mysterious character, family in danger, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
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Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt (2020)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: STEM children's series focusing on construction and how mechanical things work.
Style: entertaining, feel good, captivating, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: monkey, anthropomorphic animal, engineer, animal that acts human, animal protagonist, teamwork, assistant, escapades, problem solving
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Atomica (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the near future, when communications go offline at a remote nuclear power plant isolated in the desert, a young safety inspector, Abby Dixon, is forced to fly out to bring them back online. Once inside the facility, mysterious clues and strange ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: nuclear, radiation, insanity, nuclear power, strong female lead, scientist, engineer, workplace situations, science runs amok, technology, employee employee relationship, deception ...
Time: future, near future
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The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: 15-year-old scientist Ashley Garcia explores the great unknown of modern teendom after moving across the country to pursue a career in robotics.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: youth, prodigy, love, mentor, ambition, mastermind, adventure, adaptation, society, engineer, happy ending, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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The Missing Star (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, captivating, multicultural, disturbing, road movie
Plot: changing lives, cross cultural relations, relationships, self discovery, japanese culture, engineer, culture, introspection, cultural difference, journey, male female relationship, single mother ...
Place: china
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