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 suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, exciting and realistic films and TV shows about / with engineer, danger, death, flashback, chase, dialogue, explosion, mentor, destiny and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
engineer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as engineer: Mortal Engines (2018), The Vault (2021), Best Defense (1984), Ad Astra (2019), Tanks For Stalin (2018), Sisyphus (2021), A Fortunate Man (2018), Robo-G (2012), Victor Frankenstein (2015), The Aviator (2004).

List of engineer movies

Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan
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, captivating, exciting, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, female warrior, resistance, survival, post apocalyptic, power, chase, female fighter, tough girl, danger, female assassin ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe, big ben london, asia
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The Vault (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Spain
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: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, bank, plan, engineer, bank robbery, assault, master criminal, secret plan, thief, bank robber, danger, perfect crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
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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, semi serious, melancholic, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, engineer, espionage, american soldier, danger, undercover, military, heroic mission, witnessing a crime, heroes, fighting the system, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: middle east
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Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA, 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, futuristic, touching, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, outer space, father son relationship, space exploration, trapped in space, space mission, solar system, spacecraft, moon, mars, journey, humanity in peril ...
Time: near future, future
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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: twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, engineer, explosion, soldier, inventions and discoveries, josef stalin, tank, twists & turns, danger, hopes, friendship, gunfight ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, year 1939, 1930s
Place: ussr, soviet union, 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: engineer, threat, hi-tech, technology, advanced technology, uncover truth, nanotechnology, private investigation, experimental technology, science and technology, investigation, murder investigation ...
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A Fortunate Man (2018)
Genre: Drama
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, sweet, disturbing, touching, uplifting
Audience: chick flick
Plot: jewish family, ambition, engineer, loner, pride, love interest, poverty, religion, large breasts, love affair, adventure, hopes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: austria, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
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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, exciting, disturbing, tense
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: terrorism, engineer, drug dealer, gas, university, chemistry, escapades, adventure, redemption, prison, deadly, life is a bitch ...
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, touching, captivating, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: lonely man, engineer, geek, robotics, robot, old man, saving a life, media coverage, school, recruiting, press conference, 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, suspenseful, serious, touching ...
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, monster, friendship, experiment, steampunk, frankenstein, escapades, laboratory, reanimated corpse, redemption, giant ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: usa, london, scotland, england, big ben london ...
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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: captivating, realistic, stylized, serious, epic ...
Plot: success, pilot, businessman, mental illness, millionaire, aviation, legendary, aviator, rise and fall, billionaire, corruption, obsession ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 30s, 20s ...
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, beverly hills, washington d.c. ...
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Alien: Covenant (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the ...
Style: bad ending, enigmatic, suspense, twist ending, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, androids, space travel, outer space, alien life-form, human versus alien, monster, parasite, alien parasite, alien technology, robot, creature ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, psychological, realistic
Plot: unemployment, urban ghetto life, fall in love, homecoming, engineer, family relations, ransom, misfit, blackmail, life is a bitch, society, family in crisis ...
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: thought provoking, captivating, touching, disturbing, meditative
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: humanoid robot, false memory, love, artificial intelligence, scientist, addiction, robot human relationship, robot, memory, engineer, loneliness, deception ...
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, serious, touching, melancholic, compassionate ...
Plot: countryside, small town, fish out of water, family relations, village, parents and children, politics, village life, kurd, terminal illness, mountain, engineer ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, kurdistan
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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, contemplative, suspenseful
Plot: titanic, ocean liner, sinking ship, engineer, cruise ship, irishman, coal, steam, electrician, motor, all male cast, ship ...
Time: year 1912, 1910s
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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, gloomy
Plot: school shooting, murder, school, atrocity, psychopath, mass murder, survivor, student, misogynist, hostage, interview, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: canada, montreal, quebec, montreal quebec
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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, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, murder, track down, police investigation, crimes, hitman, psychopath, life turned upside down, fish out of water, family in danger, on the run, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle washington, seattle, washington d.c.
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No Escape (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape in an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family in danger, survival, rebellion, race against time, family, wrong place wrong time, danger, chaos, coup, execution, american abroad, revolution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: asia, southeast asia, vietnam, canada, middle east ...
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Tokyo Gore Police (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in a future-world vision of Tokyo where the police have been privatized and bitter self-mutilation is so casual that advertising is often specially geared to the "cutter" demographic, this is the story of samurai-sword-wielding Ruka ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, rough, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, future dystopia, revenge, supernatural, fighting crime, freak, rivalry, crime, crimes, deadly virus, dark humor ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Paycheck (2003)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a ...
Style: futuristic, serious, tech noir, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: memory loss, frame up, time travel, cyberpunk, time machine, chase, betrayal, technology, mystery, amnesia, lottery, on the run ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: seattle washington, seattle
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Box of Moon Light (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Al Fountain, a middle-aged electrical engineer, is on the verge of a mid-life crisis, when he decides to take his time coming home from a business trip, rents a car, and heads out looking for a lake he remembers from his childhood. But his wandering ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, humorous, road movie, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, stranger, free spirit, unfulfillment, friends, introspection, vandalism, infidelity, phone sex, engineer, life ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, california
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First Man (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Style: based on true events, suspense, factual, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: moon landing, space exploration, space mission, test pilot, space travel, astronaut, moon, nasa, historical event, human in outer space, husband wife relationship, loss of child ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1966, year 1962, year 1968 ...
Place: houston texas, florida, usa, california, mojave desert
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Man Is Not a Bird (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A Serbian engineer falls for a younger woman, but he is inept at courtship.
Style: clever, humorous, experimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, hypnosis, factory, drinking, furnace, marketplace, circus, machinery, engineer, love, drinking alcohol, wooing ...
Time: 60s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, belgrade
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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, serious, suspense, stylized, dark fantasy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: post apocalypse, adventure, steampunk, puzzle, survival, danger, uncover truth, save the day, ancient mystery, cave, underground, mayor ...
Time: future
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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: captivating, tense, futuristic, philosophical, suspense ...
Plot: nuclear, strong female lead, insanity, nuclear power, radiation, scientist, engineer, science runs amok, workplace situations, mystery, hi-tech, nuclear power plant ...
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, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: youth, prodigy, family, rivalry, love, engineer, ambition, mastermind, society, adaptation, mentor, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
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Strange Angel (2018)
Genre: Drama, 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: tense, enigmatic, captivating, realistic
Plot: scientist, cult, husband wife relationship, occult, engineer, blueprint, family relations, society, couples, rivalry, friendship, occult ritual ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa
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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: tense, exciting, rough, serious, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: bomber, war, battles, soldier, world war two, military, one last job, mission, behind enemy lines, friendship, airplane, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: europe, england, united kingdom, germany, australia
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Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
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, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space travel, space program, survival, spacecraft, race against time, rescue, outer space, trapped in space, moon, teamwork ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, florida, texas, pacific ocean, houston texas ...
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