Signal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant signal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, visually appealing and clever films and TV shows about / with signal, danger, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, survival, destiny, first contact and chase plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
signal movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as signal: The 7th Dimension (2009), Alien Hunter (2003), Contact (1997), 21 (2008), Arrowhead (2016), Cosmos (2019), Lost Signal (2006), To Die For (1988), Screamers: The Hunting (2009), PT 109 (1963).

List of signal movies

The 7th Dimension (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two young women arrive at a curious penthouse apartment, led by one's crush on her tutor. However, her love interest doesn't live alone. He's part of a trio of computer hackers about to embark on the ultimate job on the world's ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, hacking, signal, rivalry, struggle for survival, computer hacker, danger, paranormal phenomena, violence, insanity, conspiracy, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Alien Hunter (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Government agents find evidence of extraterrestrial life at the South Pole.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, space travel, supernatural, government agency, danger, rivalry, satellite, signal, circular saw, farming, airplane ...
Time: future
Place: antarctica
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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: alien encounter, benign alien, alien contact, scientist, wormhole, space and aliens, first contact, space travel, science, research, nasa, astronomer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, future
Place: new mexico, usa, hokkaido, florida, japan ...
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21 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gambling, casino, prodigy, card game, talented, professor, student, cheating, manipulations, friendship, mathematics, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, harvard university, boston, massachusetts
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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: captivating, exciting, serious, suspense
Plot: alien, science, stranded, marooned, spaceship crash, transformation, signal, survival, pow, distant planet, escape pod, sniper ...
Place: australia
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Cosmos (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Three astronomers accidentally intercept what they believe to be a signal from a distant alien civilization, but the truth is even more incredible than any of them could have imagined.
Style: mind bending, intellectual, clever, inspirational, philosophical ...
Plot: ufo, first contact, astronomy, race against time, alien civilization, space exploration, science, space and aliens, scientific discovery, outer space, escapades, adventure ...
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Lost Signal (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New Years Eve, 2004- Kevin Healy(Santos) and Tiffany Matthews(McCoy) head out to celebrate the New Year and a new beginning in their 7-year relationship. In the midst of the celebration the young couple decide to mark the occasion by experimenting ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, slasher
Plot: survival, danger, stalking, isolation, mind game, deadly, confined, friendship, wilderness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, signal, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary
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To Die For (1988)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood Hills where he wants to live and doesn't want to be ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, murder, love and romance, imaginary, mentally unstable, danger, mysterious character, signal, collision, investigation, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Screamers: The Hunting (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of humans arrive on Sirius 6-B to investigate an SOS signal sent out from the planet, which has been supposedly deserted since the destruction of the man-made weapons known as "screamers." Once the squad arrives, they find a group ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, rescue, deadly, space travel, survival, apocalypse, technology gone awry, danger, a.i., chaos and mayhem, deadly creature ...
Time: future
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PT 109 (1963)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Dramatization of President John F. Kennedy's war time experiences during which he captained a PT boat, took it to battle and had it sunk by a Japanese destroyer. He and the survivors had to make their way to an island, find food and shelter and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, heroes, military, leadership, world war two, john f. kennedy, enemy, daring rescue, danger, escapades, ocean or sea, campaign ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: pacific ocean
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Planet of the Vampires (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Spain, USA, UK, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the near future the two spaceships Argos and Galliot are sent to investigate the mysterious planet Aura. As the Galliot lands on the planet her crew suddenly go berserk and attack each other. The strange event passes, but the crew soon discovers ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, missing person, space travel, zombie, evil alien, alien encounter, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, landing, signal, battles, asteroids and comets ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
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Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: boy dog relationship, survival, wilderness, adventure, pets, friendship, dog, teenage life, young heroes, danger, youth, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
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Mutual Appreciation (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alan is a musician who leaves a busted-up band for New York, and a new musical voyage. He tries to stay focused and fends off all manner of distractions, including the attraction to his good friend's girlfriend. Film of the ...
Style: touching, sincere, humorous, witty, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, musician, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, couples, musician's life, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, artists and showbiz, partners, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Listening (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Estranged by the degree of corporate influence within the largest U.S. listening station in the world, an aging NSA officer defects and mounts a clandestine counter-listening station high in the Italian alps.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, secret agents, manhunt, on the run, espionage, life turned upside down, government agency, fighting the system, rebellion, dishonesty, undercover, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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Pulse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their computer hacker friend accidentally channels a mysterious wireless signal, a group of co-eds rally to stop a terrifying evil from taking over the world.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hacker, computer virus, ghost, suicide, college, danger, deadly, college life, computers and web, graphic violence, fear, survival ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: ohio
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The Hills Have Eyes 2 (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, raped by monster, slasher killer, desert, survival, cave, cannibal, rescue, supernatural, escape attempt, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
Place: new mexico, usa
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The Batman/Superman Hour (1968)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: The Adventures of Batman is an animated television series produced by Lou Schiemer's Filmation studios. It showcased the 12-minute Batman segments from The Batman/Superman Hour, sometimes broken up by and surrounding another cartoon from ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, fighting crime, secret identity, criminal heroes, imaginary, adventure, partners against crime, undercover, master villain, signal, knight, partners ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: new jersey, new york
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The Signal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest experience a detour – the tracking of a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults. When the trio find themselves drawn to an eerily isolated area, ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hacker, secret laboratory, danger, imaginary, cyborgs, alien contact, supernatural, life turned upside down, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, disability, laboratory, super strength ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, future
Place: nevada, usa
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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: suspenseful, rough, slasher, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, chaos, infidelity, apocalypse, danger, murder, survival, violence spree, brutality, violent, gory, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
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The Reaping (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Katherine Morrissey, a former Christian missionary, lost her faith after the tragic deaths of her family. Now she applies her expertise to debunking religious phenomena. When a series of biblical plagues overrun a small town, Katherine arrives to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, river, save the world, swamp, miraculous event, small town, occult, investigation, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, egypt
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Memories (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this anime trilogy, a salvage ship crew happens upon a haunted vessel in Magnetic Rose; a cold tablet turns a lab worker into a biological weapon in Stink Bomb; and an urban populace carries on an endless war with an unseen foe in Cannon Fodder. ...
Style: anthology, surreal, exciting, futuristic, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, outer space, adventure, danger, imaginary, memories, escapades, chaos, life is a bitch, space travel, steampunk, gun ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Arrival (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zane Ziminski is an astrophysicist who receives a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Eerily soon after his discovery, Zane is fired. He then embarks on a search to determine the origins of the transmission that leads him into a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, space and aliens, conspiracy, world domination, astronomer, extraterrestrial, alien encounter, investigation, foot chase, global warming, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
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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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Stigmata (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman with no strong religious beliefs, Frankie Paige begins having strange and violent experiences, showing signs of the wounds that Jesus received when crucified. When the Vatican gets word of Frankie's situation, a high-ranking ...
Style: suspenseful, biblical, psychological, scary, bleak ...
Plot: miraculous event, religion, priest, secrets, danger, faith, investigation, conspiracy, supernatural, woman in danger, hopes, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: vatican, usa, new york, pittsburgh, brazil ...
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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
Plot: nasa, moon, space travel, small town, moon landing, outer space, friendship, social relations, hopes, ambition, human spirit, underdog ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: australia, new south wales
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Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, lost city, fantasy world, jungle, island, atlantis, gold, expedition, legends and myths, rescue, escapades, mission ...
Time: 19th century, 2010s
Place: hawaii
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U-571 (2000)
Genre: Action, War
Country: France, USA, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the midst of World War II, the battle under the sea rages and the Nazis have the upper hand as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes. However, after a wrecked U-boat sends out an SOS signal, the Allies realise this is their chance to ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: submarine, navy, naval battle, war, world war two, nazism, military, german, mission, battles, survival, sea battle ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany
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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: captivating, suspenseful, epic, sentimental, light ...
Plot: ufo, alien, first contact, alien abduction, alien contact, a vision, technology, contact, flying saucer, benign alien, space and aliens, spacecraft ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: wyoming, mongolia, indiana, india, ohio ...
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Knowing (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak ...
Audience: kids
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, foreknowledge, prophecy, prediction, supernatural, code, chases and races, catastrophe, disaster film, professor, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, year 1959, 2000s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, new york, boston
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Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, frightening, futuristic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, alien, space and aliens, monster, evil alien, outer space, spacecraft, deadly creature, alien encounter, fear, alien monster, scientist ...
Time: future, 22nd century, distant future
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