Most Popular Research Facility Movies and TV Shows
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1. Underwater (2020)
PG-13 | 95 min | Action, Drama, Horror
A crew of aquatic researchers work to get to safety after an earthquake devastates their subterranean laboratory. But the crew has more than the ocean seabed to fear.
2. Watchmen (2009)
R | 162 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
In 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.
Votes: 477,678 | Gross: $107.51M
3. The Shape of Water (2017)
R | 123 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.
Votes: 334,458 | Gross: $63.86M
4. Doom: Annihilation (2019)
R | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
Follows a group of UAC Marines as they respond to a distress call from a top secret scientific base on Phobos, a Martian moon, only to discover it's been overrun by demons who threaten to create Hell on Earth.
5. Ex Machina (2014)
R | 108 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a highly advanced humanoid A.I.
Votes: 441,554 | Gross: $25.44M
6. Venom (2018)
PG-13 | 112 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A failed reporter is bonded to an alien entity, one of many symbiotes who have invaded Earth. But the being takes a liking to Earth and decides to protect it.
Votes: 319,159 | Gross: $213.52M
7. Ghostbusters (2016)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.
Votes: 194,343 | Gross: $128.34M
8. Fantastic Four (2015)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Four young outsiders teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe which alters their physical form in shocking ways. The four must learn to harness their new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.
Votes: 143,838 | Gross: $56.12M
9. World War Z (2013)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop a zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.
Votes: 569,484 | Gross: $202.36M
10. Assassin's Creed (2016)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar de Nerha and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, before taking on the secret Templar society.
Votes: 173,527 | Gross: $54.65M
11. The Wolverine (2013)
PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Wolverine comes to Japan to meet an old friend whose life he saved years ago, and gets embroiled in a conspiracy involving yakuza and mutants.
Votes: 412,284 | Gross: $132.56M
12. Limetown (2019– )
30 min | Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Follows Lia Haddock, a journalist for American Public Radio (APR), as she unravels the mystery behind the disappearance of over 300 people at a neuroscience research facility in Tennessee.
13. Flight of the Navigator (1986)
PG | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
In 1978, a boy travels 8 years into the future and has an adventure with an intelligent, wisecracking alien ship.
Votes: 41,828 | Gross: $18.56M
14. Deep Blue Sea (1999)
R | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Searching for a cure to Alzheimer's disease, a group of scientists on an isolated research facility become the prey, as a trio of intelligent sharks fight back.
Votes: 118,439 | Gross: $73.65M
15. The Signal (2014)
PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
On a road trip, Nic and two friends are drawn to an isolated area by a computer genius. When everything suddenly goes dark, Nic regains consciousness - only to find himself in a waking nightmare.
Votes: 59,708 | Gross: $0.60M
17. The Fly II (1989)
R | 105 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
The almost-human son of "Brundlefly" searches for a cure to his mutated genes while being monitored by a nefarious corporation that wishes to continue his father's experiments.
Votes: 20,393 | Gross: $20.02M
19. Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018 Video)
R | 94 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
A brilliant billionaire named Carl Durant is experimenting on bull sharks, which soon rebel to cause havoc for a group of scientists.
20. Max Steel (2016)
PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Family
The adventures of teenager Max McGrath and his alien companion, Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the turbo-charged superhero Max Steel.
Votes: 17,427 | Gross: $3.82M
21. Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992)
PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
After a freak accident, a yuppie turns invisible and runs from a treacherous CIA official, while trying to cope with his new life.
Votes: 21,203 | Gross: $14.36M
22. No Ordinary Family (2010–2011)
TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
The Powells are a typical American family living in Pacific Bay, California, whose members gain special powers after their plane crashes in the Amazon.
23. Family Business (1989)
R | 110 min | Crime, Drama
An ex professor offers Adam $1,000,000 to "get" some plasma from a high tech company's lab. Adam asks his criminal grandpa for help. Can the 2 convince Adam's now honest dad to join?Let us see what happens.
Votes: 11,395 | Gross: $12.20M
24. Tell Me How I Die (2016)
Not Rated | 107 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
When a group of college students take part in a clinical drug trial, an unexpected side effect of the experimental medicine gives them terrifying visions of their own deaths...which begin ... See full summary »
25. Silent Rage (1982)
R | 103 min | Action, Crime, Horror
A sheriff tries to stop the killing spree of a silent maniacal murderer who, as the result of secret genetic experimentation by an unethical scientist, has the ability to self-heal.
Votes: 4,648 | Gross: $10.49M
26. Cabin Fever 3: Patient Zero (2014)
Not Rated | 91 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
When a group of friends enjoying a bachelor cruise in the Caribbean stumble upon a research facility on a remote island, a deadly virus is unleashed. The group must find a way to survive before the flesh eating virus consumes them all.
27. Trench 11 (2017)
Not Rated | 90 min | Horror, Thriller, War
In the final days of WWI, an allied army unit led by a shell-shocked soldier is sent to investigate a mysterious abandoned German facility located deep underground. What they find is fate worse than death.
28. Crack in the World (1965)
Not Rated | 96 min | Sci-Fi
A dying scientist pushes forward his project to tap through to the Earth's magma layer, with results that threaten to destroy the Earth as we know it.
29. Carry On Spying (1964)
87 min | Comedy
A top secret chemical formula has been stolen by STENCH (the Society for the Total Extinction of Non-Conforming Humans), and so Agent Simpkins and his three trainees are hot on the trail, ... See full summary »
30. Flying Blind (2012)
93 min | Drama
A stylish mix of erotic love story and political thriller. Helen McCrory stars as a brilliant aerospace engineer who is drawn into a passionate affair with a younger male student while ... See full summary »
31. Garfield: His 9 Lives (1988 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 60 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
This sometimes very funny and sometimes highly emotional anthology follows Garfield's nine lives throughout history, from his first life as a prehistoric cat-Neanderthal to his ninth life as an astronaut in a jam.
32. Dino Crisis 2 (2000 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Drama
One year after the events of the first game, Regina from the S.O.R.T. team and Dylan from the U.S. Army Special Forces T.R.A.T. team are sent on a new rescue mission to the past after the Third Energy causes another catastrophic accident.
34. 'Babicky dobíjejte presne!' (1984)
101 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
A family purchases a home robot designed to look like a grandmum. Their neighbours immediately buy a more expensivve model as the two families always try to up the other one. Both grandmums... See full synopsis »
36. Dead AfterLife
Horror | Announced
Imagine watching your own funeral as a ghost and then the unthinkable happens, your undead body climbs out of your coffin and starts killing and eating your friends and family. What would ... See full summary »
37. Loadstar: The Legend of Tully Bodine (1994 Video Game)
An FMV rail shooter about Tully Bodine, the best space trucker in the business, who takes a dangerous job of getting contraband camels off Moon colony to Phobos. With the help of his computer navigator he must evade rivals and authorities.
32 min | Documentary, Short
Details of the site selection and construction of Camp Century, a United States Army arctic research station built under the Greenland ice cap in 1959 and 1960.
39. Nancy Drew: The Creature of Kapu Cave (2006 Video Game)
E | Adventure, Mystery
Teen detective Nancy Drew teams up with the Hardy Boys to investigate a legendary creature that may be causing the strange things happening in the Hawaiian rain forest.
40. Miasma: Or the Devil's Stone (2015 Video Game)
Adventures of New York Times journalist Jonathan Hunt, the protagonist of Yoomurjak's Ring (2009) continue here. He's in Debrecen, Hungary in Atomki facility, where a meteor containing deadly substance, Miazma, is being researched.
41. The Camera Cops (1960)
77 min | Comedy, Crime, Family
42. Deep Fear (1998 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Horror
A capsule with an ape sent to space decades ago crash lands in the Pacific near a deep-sea research facility. An alien virus begins mutating everyone there. Ex-Navy SEAL John Mayor must save them and the ape might hold the key.
43. Aliens: Epilogue (2012)
27 min | Short, Action, Comedy
When a rogue team infiltrates a bio-weapons facility some Xenomorphs escape and Colonial Marines are dispatched to the site. (An Alien fan film: Epilogue take place between Aliens and Alien 3).
PG | 52 min | Documentary
Up until now, scientists have been fighting a lost battle on the field of earthquake prediction. A ray of light comes from the animal kingdom.
47. Nancy Drew: The Deadly Device (2012 Video Game)
E10+ | Adventure, Mystery
Teen detective Nancy Drew investigates after a theoretical physicist is found electrocuted in a Colorado laboratory.
48. OverBlood (1996 Video Game)
Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
3D survival-horror game. Amnesiac Raz Karcy wakes up in a cryogenic container. He's the victim of a Lystra Laboratories' secret experiment and must flee before cold, other experiments or the company get him. A robot and a woman help him.
At Midnight, All the Agents...
Not Rated | 29 min | Animation, Action, Drama
The insane outlaw superhero, Rorschach, discovers a murder victim was The Comedian, and proceeds to warn his colleague about a possible conspiracy to kill them as well.
Star: Tom Stechschulte
Stranger Things (2016– )
Chapter Three: Holly, Jolly
TV-14 | 51 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
An increasingly concerned Nancy looks for Barb and finds out what Jonathan's been up to. Joyce is convinced Will is trying to talk to her.