Knowledge movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant knowledge movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out thought provoking, stylized, captivating, philosophical, serious and cerebral films and TV shows about / with knowledge, death, catastrophe, existentialism, friendship, philosophy, fantasy world, life philosophy, storytelling and scientist plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
knowledge movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as knowledge: The Librarians (2014), Sid the Science Kid (2008), The Fixies: Top Secret (2017), Zardoz (1974), The Girl King (2015), Limitless (2011), The Daydreamer (1966), Sorceress II: The Temptress (1997), Skyscraper (2018), Embrace of the Serpent (2015).

List of knowledge movies

The Librarians (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A group of librarians set off on adventures in an effort to save mysterious, ancient artifacts. Based on the series of "The Librarian" movies.
Style: captivating, breathtaking, humorous, exciting, anime
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: magic, archaeologist, artifact, librarian, library, magical, good versus evil, friendship, treasure hunt, heroes, historian, knowledge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: portland oregon, oregon
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Sid the Science Kid (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Sid the Science Kid is a half-hour PBS Kids series that debuted on September 1, 2008. The computer generated show is produced by The Jim Henson Company and then-PBS member KCET in Los Angeles, California using the Henson Digital Puppetry Studio. The ...
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: parents and children, teachers and students, science, teacher, knowledge, school, experiment, technology, laboratory, babe scientist, scientist, decision ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Fixies: Top Secret (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Fixies are little creatures that, unseen by humans, help them maintain their appliances – and generally make sure things don’t fall apart… Until an unexpected occurrence of gargantuan proportions threatens to reveal the Fixies’ existence!
Style: light, feel good, entertaining, captivating, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: obsessive quest, teamwork, fantasy world, happy ending, good versus evil, friendship, rescue, best friends, theft, family relations, handyman, friends ...
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Zardoz (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland, USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the far future, a savage trained only to kill finds a way into the community of bored immortals that alone preserves humanity's achievements.
Style: surreal, stylized, psychedelic, philosophical, campy ...
Plot: immortality, post apocalypse, distopia, surrealism, rebellion, breast feeding, death, scientist, old man, old woman, telepathy, artificial intelligence ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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The Girl King (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland, Canada, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.
Style: captivating, realistic, emotional, serious, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian interest, queen, royal family, lesbian romance, love interest, lesbian love, lesbian sex, lgbt, forbidden love, heir to the throne, coronation ...
Time: 17th century
Place: sweden, europe
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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: clever, thought provoking, philosophical, intellectual, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: intelligence, success, ambition, rise to the top, creativity, life turned upside down, experimental drug, prodigy, rags to riches, superhuman powers, resourceful, overnight success ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Daydreamer (1966)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A fictional account of a teen-aged Hans Christian Anderson. In this film, young Hans runs away from home and each time he falls asleep he experiences in his dreams the different characters he would later write about including The Little Mermaid, ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, anthology, fable
Plot: mermaid, mythology, writers, stop motion, quest, mission, surrealism, puppet, fantasy world, emperor, mole, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 19th century
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Sorceress II: The Temptress (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In this sensual horror tale, Paul Stevens is transported to a mysterious world where he is surrounded by strange and beautiful women, led by Tara Coventry. Tara initiates Paul into their world of bizarre erotic rituals; however Tara and her minions ...
Style: sexy, erotic, campy, serious, sexual ...
Plot: succubus, erotica, witchcraft, goth, exploitation, nude, wizards and magicians, femme fatale, supernatural, supernatural ability, strong sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Learn How to Read and Write, Son (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The most important political, post-military junta satire about the nation, the religion, the education, the family.
Plot: greek, generation gap, teacher student relationship, satire, celebration, graduate, village life, director, athenian, knowledge, conservative, second wife ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
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Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: tense, psychotronic, suspenseful, anamorphic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: skyscraper, disaster, terrorism, heroism, protective parent, fire, betrayal, panic, courage, helicopter, penthouse, suspense ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, minnesota
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Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel ...
Style: depressing, meditative, melancholic, enigmatic, cerebral ...
Plot: shaman, amazon rainforest, amazon river, amazon tribe, amazon jungle, nature, wilderness, hallucination, jungle, cult, friendship, existentialism ...
Place: south america, spain, latin america, colombia
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Ark II (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ark II is an American live-action science fiction series, aimed at children, that aired on CBS, beginning in 1976, as part of its Saturday morning line-up. Only 15 half-hour episodes of Ark II were ever produced; however, these episodes were re-run ...
Style: apocalyptic
Plot: post apocalypse, truck, distopia, end of the world, artificial intelligence, apocalypse, scientist, post-apocalyptic future, ruins, contamination, medieval, waste ...
Time: future
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The Accidental Witness (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Victor Sandeman is a senior partner with Brunel Global Securities. He is experiencing major financial problems, ones that can be solved if the planned $100 million merger of the company takes place. However, the company's owner, Raymond Brunel, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: murder, disorder, crime gone awry, cop witness relations, workplace intrigue, workplace, dishonesty, manipulation, woman in danger, witnessing a crime, wrong place wrong time, knowledge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Socrates (1971)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After Athens falls under the government of the Thirty Tyrants, the lives of citizens are no longer safe. The philosopher Socrates, meanwhile, continues his so-called philosophical "preaching", gathering more and more young disciples. The ...
Style: philosophical
Plot: philosopher, philosophy, atheist, antiquity, lawyer, ancient history, greek mythology, quantum physics, ancient, italian neorealism, sacrifice, government ...
Time: ancient times
Place: ancient greece, athens greece
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Ellen's Energy Adventure (1996)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Shown only at the Universe of Energy attraction at EPCOT Center in Florida, Ellen DeGeneres plays herself as she goes on a fantasy tour with Billy Nye "The Science Guy" through time to learn the facts about energy in the world as she ...
Plot: energy, dinosaur, knowledge, rivalry
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Backwood Philosopher (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Self-taught philosopher Konsta Pylkkänen guides a group of researchers through Finland's Kainuu wilderness in the hopes of having a "sinistä ajatusta", idea out of the blue. While firing upon a hybrid of the hazel grouse and the ...
Style: thinking
Plot: male nudity, summer, drunk, narrow mindedness, loner, male objectification, knowledge, nude, scientific research, individuality, countryside, explorer ...
Place: eastern europe, finland
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We Need to Talk About Kieran (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Turning down an offer from Harvard, bumbling genius Kieran Edwards opts to follow his true love Juliet to The University of Nottingham. Within days of arriving, he finds her in bed with a muscular sportsman. Heartbroken and vulnerable, Kieran finds ...
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: seduction, sex, friendship, self discovery, male female relationship, deception, promiscuity, fame, transformation, university, campus, education ...
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Orishas: The Hidden Pantheon (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Thousands of years after the mysterious extinction of the hidden pantheon IFE, questions about its existence resurface nowadays, when a group of people with different behaviors and backgrounds gradually discover that they are filled of supernatural ...
Style: mystical
Plot: knowledge, supernatural power, hidden, heat wave, fire, electricity, contract, wind, speed, super powers, time freeze, mythology ...
Place: canada, africa
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Sweet Bean (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands…
Style: sincere, touching, thought provoking, melancholic, art house ...
Plot: restaurant, cooking, small business, street vendor, old woman, meaning of life, disability, old age, elderly woman, food, employer employee relationship, tradition ...
Place: japan
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The Phantom Tollbooth (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Phantom Tollbooth, based upon the children's adventure novel by Norton Juster, tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo. Unexpectedly receiving a magic tollbooth and, having nothing better to do, Milo drives through it and enters a ...
Style: stylized, surreal, clever, witty, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: children, fantasy world, surrealism, transformation, justice, demon, nude, witch, melancholy, sexualized violence, bdsm, maze ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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The Projectionist (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A projectionist bored with his everyday life begins fantasizing about his being one of the superheroes he sees in the movies he shows.
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, psychotronic, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: projectionist, cult, superhero, secret identity, heroes, lobbyist, fascism, alien encounter, heroic mission, fish out of water, daydreamer, time travel ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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Long Live the Republic (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young unemployed people from Le Mans (France) decide to create a new political party.
Plot: politics, cell phone, petition, meeting, unemployment, threesome, dual identity, anonymity, female nudity, political party, knowledge, parking lot
Place: maine
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Solaris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A psychologist is sent to a space station orbiting a planet called Solaris to investigate the death of a doctor and the mental problems of cosmonauts on the station. He soon discovers that the water on the planet is a type of brain which brings out ...
Style: art house, atmospheric, psychedelic, cerebral, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space, scientist, space travel, russian, space station, immortality, astronaut, dreams, space and aliens, loneliness, hallucination, insanity ...
Time: 70s, future, distant future
Place: ussr, tokyo, russia
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No Such Thing (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Iceland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tells the story of Beatrice (Sarah Polley), a tabloid journalist whose fiancé is killed by a monster in Iceland. She ends up falling in love with the monster in the end. The monster is immortal, but longs to die. Beatrice helps him achieve this by ...
Style: fairy tale, satirical, stylized, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: monster, dangerous attraction, human nature, love and romance, friendship, haunted by the past, fish out of water, satire, beauty and the beast, mad scientist, hospital, god ...
Time: 21st century
Place: iceland, europe, new york, reykjavik iceland
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Mindwalk (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A US politician visits his poet friend in Mont. St. Michael, France. While walking through the medieval island discussing their philosophies of life they happen upon Sonja, a scientist in recluse, who joins in their conversation. The two men listen ...
Style: philosophical, psychological, talky, sexy, intellectual ...
Plot: philosophy, politics, isolation, island, scientist, environment, technology, science, life, art, mentor, internet ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: france, europe
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The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the sexual development of a filmmaker through three stages of his life.
Style: erotic, non-linear, sexy, allegory, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: loss of virginity, innocence lost, elderly lovers, sexualized violence, male nudity, forbidden love, erotica, sexuality, sex, desert, dog sex, adaptation ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, stone age
Place: africa, england, tunisia, europe, usa ...
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Lucy (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Style: philosophical, futuristic, surreal, intellectual, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night, adult
Plot: supernatural, intelligence, drugs, transformation, tough girl, experimental drug, strong female lead, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, telepathy, mind control, human brain ...
Time: future, stone age, 21st century
Place: paris france, berlin germany, rome italy, france, new york ...
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