Science gone wrong movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant science gone wrong movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychotronic and intense films and TV shows about / with science gone wrong, science runs amok, technology, scientist, danger, dialogue, apocalypse, science, death and monster plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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science gone wrong movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as science gone wrong: The Boat (2011), The Fly (1986), Archive (2020), Attack of the Killer Donuts (2016), Tales from the Loop (2020), Kill Switch (2017), Final Frequency (2021), Multiverse (2019), Death Valley (2021), The Storm (2009).

List of science gone wrong movies

 7.2
 5K
The Boat (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: A global cataclysm, caused by a fatal accident in Geneva (Switzerland) during the implementation of the particle accelerator will lead to the crew and students of the school-ship Polar Star to live the greatest adventure of their lives. Isolated and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ship, adventure, confined, lost at sea, parents and children, escapades, family relations, isolation, mystery, map, vestiges of humanity, science gone wrong ...
Time: 21st century
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 7.6
 185K
The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: scary, suspense, psychological, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: experiment, science, mutant, body horror, scientist, mad scientist, teleportation, mutation, transformation, genetics, laboratory, tragic love ...
Time: 80s
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 6.3
 23K
Archive (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 2038: George Almore is working on a true human-equivalent AI, and his latest prototype is almost ready. This sensitive phase is also the riskiest as he has a goal that must be hidden at all costs—being reunited with his dead wife.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, serious, suspense, weird ...
Plot: space and aliens, artificial intelligence, robot, monster, heroic mission, deadly creature, dead wife, husband wife relationship, humanoid robot, dead, cyberpunk, scientist ...
Time: 2030s, future
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Attack of the Killer Donuts (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A chemical accident turns ordinary donuts into blood thirsty killers. Now it's up to Johnny, Michelle and Howard to save their sleepy town from...Killer Donuts.
Style: parody, captivating, disturbing, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: golddigger, science gone wrong, house arrest, fired from the job, quitting job, fast food, teamwork, mutant, mad scientist, scientific experiment, science runs amok, monster ...
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Tales from the Loop (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the town and people who live above “The Loop,” a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe – making things possible that were previously relegated only to science fiction.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, visually appealing, futuristic, enigmatic ...
Plot: supernatural, science, body swapping, small town, parents and children, science gone wrong, time warp, research laboratory, small town life, time loop, social problems, time portal ...
Time: future
Place: ohio
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 4.7
 9K
Kill Switch (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pilot battles to save his family and the planet after an experiment for unlimited energy goes wrong.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, futuristic ...
Plot: parallel world, distopia, experiment, fear, betrayal, chase, deception, scientist, laboratory, murder, escape, cyberpunk ...
Time: near future
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Final Frequency (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A PhD student investigates unusual seismic activity in Los Angeles, leading to a cabal of elitist scientists, who plan to weaponize Nikola Tesla's most secret research to manipulate thought patterns and earthquakes.
Style: intellectual, tense, exciting, thought provoking, clever ...
Plot: genius, conspiracy, science runs amok, experimental technology, good versus evil, science gone wrong, scientific research, evil scientist, physicist, earthquake, teacher student relationship, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.4
 701
Multiverse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four brilliant university students are forced to confront themselves in terrifying ways when their Quantum Physics experiment leads to an entangled parallel existence that leaves them questioning who they are and what is real.
Style: futuristic, suspense, confusing, tense, captivating
Plot: alternate reality, alternate dimension, doppelganger, multiverse, parallel universe, time loop, reality vs fantasy, scientific experiment, quantum physics, alternate world, science gone wrong, science ...
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 4.0
 2K
Death Valley (2021)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mercenaries with nothing to lose are hired to rescue a bioengineer imprisoned in a cold war bunker. Upon entering the ominous facility, they find themselves in a fight for their lives when they come under attack from an unknown and deadly creature.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: underground bunker, zombie, creature, virus, zombie attack, infection, bio weapon, survival horror, struggle for survival, science runs amok, walking dead, squad ...
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 3.5
 721
The Storm (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Through his Atmospheric Research Institute, Robert Terrell (Treat Williams) has finally fulfilled his lifelong dream of completing "weather creation" technology, which has been a landmark event. However, during a test run, a team composed ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, captivating, political
Plot: disaster, weather, weather manipulation, climate, natural disaster, climate change, scientist, storm, save the day, science runs amok, apocalypse, experimental technology ...
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 4.7
 690
Sequence Break (2017)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A surreal sci-fi romance wherein a beautiful young woman and strange metaphysical forces threaten the reality of a reclusive video arcade technician, resulting in bizarre biomechanical mutations and a shocking self-realization.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: video arcade, fantasy becomes reality, science runs amok, parallel universe, technology, science gone wrong, hallucinogenic drug, experimental technology, parallel world, good versus evil, alternate reality, virtual reality ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.3
 710
Wicked Science (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Toby Johnson is a regular easy-going student struggling with homework and girls. Elizabeth Hawke is the teacher's pet and nobody at school likes her. One day they get hit by a ray - a unique magnetic pulse that changes every thing. Suddenly ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, teenage love, teenage life, prodigy, life turned upside down, youth, uncontrollable, high school life, teenager, evil genius, science runs amok ...
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 6.8
 10K
Biohackers (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Mia goes to medical school to get close to a professor she suspects had a hand in her past family tragedy and gets tangled in the world of biohacking.
Style: suspenseful, intense, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: genetics, biologist, vengeance, revenge, university, female student, medical student, student, female professor, university student, experimental technology, human experiment ...
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 3.7
 381
Shifter (2020)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman struggles with the painful and gruesome side effects of an experiment with time travel gone wrong that causes her to lose control and shift through time at random.
Style: thought provoking, psychotronic, disturbing, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, body horror, animal experimentation, life & death, science runs amok, father daughter relationship, loneliness, experiment gone awry, inadvertently, research, moral ambiguity ...
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Planet of the Apes (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his ...
Style: twist ending, philosophical, surprise ending, futuristic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: astronaut, time travel, post apocalypse, plot twist, space and aliens, survival, end of the world, monkey, twists and turns, slavery, space exploration, apocalypse ...
Time: future, stone age, near future
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 8.1
 768K
Blade Runner (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, futuristic, thought provoking, dark ...
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, artificial intelligence, existentialism, future dystopia, androids, cyborgs, a.i., fugitives, police detective, robot, female android ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2019, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 5.1
 23K
The Fly II (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martin Brundle, born of the human/fly, is adopted by his father's place of employment (Bartok Inc.) while the employees simply wait for his mutant chromosomes to come out of their dormant state.
Style: bloody, scary, humorous, melancholic, bad ending ...
Plot: monster, teleportation, cocoon, body horror, creature feature, mutant, transformation, mad scientist, laboratory, insect, genetic engineering, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them.
Style: funny, intense, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, youth, disney, parents and children, genetically altered, family, shrinking, childhood, family relations, inventor, teenager, home alone ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: suspense, scenic, suspenseful, exciting, apocalyptic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, tyrannosaurus rex, dangerous animal, jungle, giant monster, island, animals, survival, adventure, monster, creature, expedition ...
Time: prehistoric times, 90s, 20th century
Place: costa rica, california, san diego california, kenya, san francisco
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 8.7
 1.9M
The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, surreal, mind bending, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: distopia, artificial intelligence, martial arts, cyberpunk, philosophy, alternate reality, virtual reality, post apocalypse, gunfight, hacker, existentialism, fight ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: los angeles
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 7.4
 816K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, intense, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, spider man character, heroes, courage, superhuman powers, peter parker character, transformation, secret identity, selflessness, thanksgiving, spider, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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Jurassic Park III (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long before all hell breaks loose and the stranded wayfarers must fight for ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, jungle, island, adventure, tyrannosaurus rex, fantasy world, survival, genetics, monster, dangerous animal, rescue, creature ...
Time: prehistoric times, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: costa rica
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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyborgs, apocalypse, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, robot, terminator, chaos, one against many, time machine, post apocalypse, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, contemporary, year 2003 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
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The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.
Style: exciting, thought provoking, futuristic, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, alternate reality, post apocalypse, chosen one, freedom, man versus machine, robot, fight, prophecy ...
Time: future, distant future, near future, 23rd century, 2000s ...
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 7.4
 653K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still ...
Style: sincere, entertaining, exciting, intense, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, double life, teenage hero, spider man character, superhuman powers, peter parker character, heroes, mad scientist, friendship, disguise, chase, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 643K
Jurassic World (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.
Style: scenic, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, animal attack, adventure, dangerous animal, tyrannosaurus rex, chase, creature, survival, velociraptor, monster, island, amusement park ...
Time: future, prehistoric times, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: costa rica
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 7.2
 758K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, intense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, virus, distopia, supernatural, isolation, infected, secret hideout, quarantine ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 8K
Vexille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 2067: Isolation: Japan seals herself off from the eyes of the world in the face of unilateral international policy setting strict limits on the use of robotic technology. The island nation exists only behind a veil of seclusion. No soul shall ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, adult animation ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, female warrior, robot, man versus machine, future dystopia, a.i., save the world, heroes, isolation, heroic mission ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, exciting, bleak, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: post apocalypse, monkey, colony, leader, animal attack, deadly virus, gorilla, humanity, rescue, fate of humanity, revolution, power struggle ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century, 2030s, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa
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War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, compassionate, intense, epic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, monkey, virus, revenge, gorilla, journey, future war, survival, tragedy, vengeance, brutality, slavery ...
Time: contemporary, future, 2040s, near future
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