Contact movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant contact movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with contact, danger, destiny, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, storytelling, first contact, chase and technology plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as contact: White Noise (2005), Frequency (2000), What Lies Beneath (2000), Knowing (2009), Contact (1997), Last Resort (2012), I Found Someone (2003), Stargate (1994), Threshold (2005), The Tomorrow People (2013).

List of contact movies

 5.5
 49K
White Noise (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An architect's desire to speak with his wife from beyond the grave using EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomenon), becomes an obsession with supernatural repercussions.
Style: twist ending, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, mystery, spirit, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, dealing with death, death, obsession, loss, secrets, death of wife, remote control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Funky Forest: The First Contact (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: An outrageous collection of surreal, short attention span non-sequiturs largely revolving around Guitar Brother, his randy older sibling, and the pair's portly Caucasian brother.
Style: surreal, humorous, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: surrealism, ufo, absurd humor, daydreamer, contact, goofy hero, absurdism, alien, creature, stupidity, trippy, beach ...
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 7.4
 109K
Frequency (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a rare phenomenon gives police officer John Sullivan the chance to speak to his father, 30 years in the past, he takes the opportunity to prevent his dad's tragic death. After his actions inadvertently give rise to a series of brutal ...
Style: psychological, suspense, serious, suspenseful, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, radio, investigation, father son relationship, altering history, murder, police detective, changing the past or future, butterfly effect, serial killer, parallel universe, rescue ...
Time: future, year 1969, year 1999, 21st century, 60s ...
Place: new york, usa
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What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, psychological, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, infidelity, adultery, couple relations, supernatural, woman in danger, haunted by the past, supernatural horror, losing-it hero, spiritualism, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
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 6.2
 236K
Knowing (2009)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teacher opens a time capsule that has been dug up at his son's elementary school; in it are some chilling predictions -- some that have already occurred and others that are about to -- that lead him to believe his family plays a role in the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, exciting, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, disaster, supernatural, catastrophe, foreknowledge, code, prophecy, alien, air disaster, scientist, professor ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, september 11 2001, 50s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, new york, boston
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 7.5
 276K
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: philosophical, inspirational, cerebral, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: science, nasa, alien encounter, space travel, scientist, space and aliens, alien contact, first contact, benign alien, religion, intelligence, alien ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century
Place: puerto rico, new mexico, washington d.c., usa, florida ...
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 7.3
 22K
Last Resort (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Last Resort is an American military drama television series. When the crew of the U.S. Navy Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine, the USS Colorado, pick up a U.S. Navy SEAL team off Pakistan's coast, the Colorado receives an order to launch ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, navy, island, government conspiracy, nuclear threat, captain, moral dilemma, soldier, heroes, nuclear, nato, leadership ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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I Found Someone (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: A developmentally disabled man meets an extraterrestrial after a huge spacecraft leaves it behind.
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, scenic, romantic
Plot: benign alien, disorder, mentally challenged, alien encounter, contact, superhero, alien, friendship, extraterrestrial, mother son relationship, social issues, man child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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 7.0
 192K
Stargate (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.
Style: exciting, futuristic, entertaining, tense, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, adventure, archaeology, military, slavery, space opera, ancient egypt, pyramid, teleportation, portal, alien, archaeologist ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: egypt, colorado, africa, middle east
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 7.2
 6K
Threshold (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Threshold was a science fiction drama television series that first aired on CBS in September 2005. Produced by Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer and David Heyman, the series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric
Plot: government conspiracy, alien invasion, invasion, infected, hallucination, alien encounter, human existence, contact, encounter, genetically altered, dreams, government facility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth, teleportation, escapades, friendship, telekinesis, good versus evil, world spanning, telepathy, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, breathtaking, cerebral ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, ufo, alien abduction, first contact, alien contact, space and aliens, spacecraft, secret base, technology, chase, airplane, benign alien ...
Time: 70s, future, 20th century
Place: indiana, mongolia, india, wyoming, ohio ...
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The Book of Secrets (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A film about one book that makes the world in danger.
Style: spiritual, scary, unusual plot structure, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: soldier, spirituality, ghost, visionary, love, contact, invasion, alien, spacecraft, colonization, demon, angel ...
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Five Feet Apart (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two teenagers with life-threatening illnesses meet in a hospital and fall in love.
Style: thought provoking, melancholic, emotional, touching, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: disability, terminal illness, true love, fighting illness, star crossed lovers, fall in love, death, forbidden love, couple relations, suffering, destiny, romance ...
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 5.3
 4K
Touchy Feely (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Abby is a sought after massage therapist and a free spirit, while her brother Paul thrives on routine, running a failing dental practice with his assistant and daughter Jenny. Suddenly, Abby develops an aversion to bodily contact, which not only ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, mumblecore, realistic ...
Plot: dentist, healing power, family relations, massage, workplace, workplace situations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, masseuse, contact, brother, therapist, cyclist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.9
 2K
Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, supernatural, psychic power, ghost, paranormal activity, nobody believes, unlikely partners, supernatural ability, mystery, mysterious character, research ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 6.0
 21K
The Signal (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror film told in three parts, from three perspectives, in which a mysterious transmission that turns people into killers invades every cell phone, radio, and television.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, brutality, apocalypse, post apocalypse, chaos, psychopath, violent, murder, survival, violence spree, insanity, epidemic ...
Time: contemporary
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Brokedown Palace (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Best friends Alice and Darlene take a trip to Thailand after graduating high school. In Thailand, they meet a captivating Australian man, who calls himself Nick Parks. Darlene is particularly smitten with Nick and convinces Alice to take Nick up on ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, intense, serious, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: prison, guilty pleasure, weekend, friendship, coming of age, justice, drugs, false accusation, injustice, escape attempt, adolescence, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: thailand, london, the philippines, hawaii, hong kong ...
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Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When an alien race and factions within Starfleet attempt to take over a planet that has "regenerative" properties, it falls upon Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise to defend the planet's people as well as the very ideals ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, saga, visually appealing, allegory ...
Plot: star trek, alien, space opera, utopia, robot, teleportation, adventure, rebellion, space adventure, space exploration, evil alien, immortality ...
Time: future, 24th century
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Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: En route to the honeymoon of William Riker to Deanna Troi on her home planet of Betazed, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise receives word from Starfleet that a coup has resulted in the installation of a new Romulan ...
Style: exciting, intense, serious, saga, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, star trek, space battle, cloning, adventure, teleportation, robot, self sacrifice, heroic mission, heroes, alien, androids and robots ...
Time: future, 24th century
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 7.4
 7K
Twin Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Twin Sisters is an epic love story based on the Dutch bestseller by Tessa de Loo that has been read by more than 3.5 million readers in Holland and Germany.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, twins, wartime life, family reunited, family relations, life is a bitch, culture clash, society, orphan, reconciliation, human nature, wartime ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: germany, holland, europe, netherlands
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 7.2
 16K
The Dish (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The true story of how the Parkes Radio Telescope was used to relay the live television of man's first steps on the moon, during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, factual, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: nasa, moon, small town, moon landing, space travel, humanity, friendship, ambition, hopes, social relations, human spirit, underdog ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: australia, new south wales
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Flight 29 Down (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Flight 29 Down is a television series about a group of teenagers who are stranded on an island. It was produced by Discovery Kids. The show was created by Stan Rogow and D. J. MacHale. The executive producers are Rogow, MacHale, Shauna Shapiro ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: survival, teenager, air disaster, isolation, stranded on an island, island, adventure, youth, escapades, siblings relations, teenage life, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean
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Ladies in Lavender (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Andrea, a gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm. When the Widdington sisters discover the handsome stranger on the beach below their house, they nurse him back to health. However, the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, atmospheric, emotional, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: golden years, friendship, romance, sister sister relationship, violinist, dancing, musician, polish, village life, human nature, sisters, aging ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, cornwall, poland, new jersey, london ...
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Bangkok Hilton (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Kat Stanton (Kidman), an Australian woman searching for her father who, whilst travelling back from London to Australia via Thailand, makes friends with Arkie Ragan (Ehlers), a photographer. Kat is tricked into carrying some luggage ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, disturbing
Plot: prison, escape, injustice, interracial relations, heroin, fighting the system, betrayal, smuggling, false accusation, prison life, life is a bitch, destiny ...
Time: 80s
Place: thailand, asia, australia, london, bangkok thailand ...
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The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time, devoid of all human contact except for a man who wears a black overcoat and top hat who ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, talky, harsh, melancholic ...
Plot: german, tragedy, crime gone awry, mentor, existentialism, human nature, youth, misfit, education, art, isolation, catastrophe ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1830s
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, berlin germany
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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Fugitives of the Federation for their daring rescue of Spock from the doomed Genesis Planet, Admiral Kirk (William Shatner) and his crew begin their journey home to face justice for their actions. But as they near Earth, they find it at the mercy of ...
Style: futuristic, saga, thought provoking, clever, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: time travel, space travel, star trek, spacecraft, teleportation, environmental, marine biologist, alien, helicopter, pizza, factory, beer ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1986, 23rd century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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 7.2
 169K
Dr. No (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the film that launched the James Bond saga, Agent 007 battles mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space program. As the countdown to disaster begins, Bond must go to Jamaica, where he encounters beautiful Honey ...
Style: realistic, sexy, exciting, suspenseful, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, spy, 007, british secret service, terrorist plot, spy hero, secret agents, espionage, cia agent, death of friend, person on fire, cold war ...
Time: future, 60s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, west indies, caribbean, england, london ...
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Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis planet to recover Spock's body.
Style: saga, futuristic, psychotronic, touching, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: star trek, space travel, space and aliens, planet, murder, sacrifice, warp speed, teleportation, alien, death of son, jungle, snow ...
Time: future, year 1984, 23rd century
Place: san francisco
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 7.1
 363K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, airplane, christmas, airport, fight scenes, chase, lone hero, terrorism, police, one man army, police officer, fight ...
Time: year 1990, 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, virginia, california, usa
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