Australian technology movies

List of the best Australian movies about technology selected by visitors to our site: The Invisible Man, I Am Mother, Black Panther, Upgrade, Underground: The Julian Assange Story, Cats & Dogs, Bait, The Matrix
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
The Invisible Man (2020)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryCanada, Australia, USA
CharactersRich
PlotDeath, Obsession, Pursuit, Revenge, Technology
StyleDisturbing

When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn lethal, Cecilia works to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see.

I Am Mother (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CountryAustralia
Duration02:14
CharactersRobots, Childrens, Dogs
PlotSurvival, Artificial Intelligence, Mystery, End of the world, Apocalypse, Technology, Cheating
PlaceBeach
TimePost apocalypse
StylePhilosophical, For personal development, Makes me think, Worth watching, Atmospheric, Interesting, For a group of friends, Netflix, Womens in main roles, Unexpected ending, Depressive, Tense

A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

Black Panther (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, South Africa, South Korea, Australia
Duration02:18
CharactersSuperhero, Princesses, Warriors, Dogs, Spy, Thieves, Kings, Strong women, Panther
PlotRevenge, Technology, Martial Arts, Chase
PlaceJungle, Aircraft, Village
TimeFuture
StyleMarvel, Oscars, Tense

King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using powers reserved to Wakandan kings, T'Challa assumes the Black Panther mantel to join with girlfriend Nakia, the queen-mother, his princess-kid sister, members of the Dora Milaje (the Wakandan 'special forces') and an American secret agent, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.

Upgrade (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, crime, detective
CountryAustralia
Duration02:28
CharactersDisabled people, Gangsters, Bodyguards, Surgeons
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Revenge, Technology, Investigation, Death, Martial Arts
PlaceLaboratory
TimeFuture
StyleUnderrated, Gloomy, Exciting, Spectacular, Interesting, Unexpected ending, Worth watching, Cyberpunk, Makes me think, Disturbing

A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that he also has superhuman strength and agility — skills he uses to seek revenge against the thugs who destroyed his life.

Underground: The Julian Assange Story (2012)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, biography
CountryAustralia
Duration01:29
CharactersProgrammers, Teens, Hackers, Spy
PlotPolitical, Computers, Technology, Uprising, On real events
PlaceAustralia
StyleDisturbing, Fascinating

In 1989, known as Mendax, Julian Assange and two friends formed a group called the International Subversives. Using early home computers and defining themselves as white hat hackers - those who look but don’t steal – they broke into some of the world’s most powerful and secretive organisations. In the eyes of the US Government, they were a major threat to national security.

Cats & Dogs (2001)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.1)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, family
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration01:27
CharactersFamily, Dogs, Cats
PlotRivalry, Adventure, Technology, Abduction, Chase
PlaceLaboratory
StyleExciting, Light, Fancy

When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. Tinkles, squares off against wide-eyed puppy Lou and his canine cohorts.

Bait (2000)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryCanada, Australia, USA
CharactersFBI
PlotRivalry, Technology, Robbery, Chase
PlacePrison, New York
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

Landing in jail for a petty theft crime, Alvin finds himself sharing a cell with John Jaster, the incarcerated half of the pair of high-tech thieves responsible for the missing gold. His partner, Bristol, is still at large. Alvin wants only to get out of prison and start fresh with his girlfriend, Lisa, and when the Feds, led by U.S. Treasury investigator Clenteen, set him loose on a sketchy deal, he thinks his luck has changed. Alvin has his freedom and the Feds have found their bait.

The Matrix (1999)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.7)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration02:16
CharactersHackers, Heroes
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Multi-part, Technology, Consciousness, Rivalry, Virtual Reality, Freedom
TimeFuture
StyleWorth watching, Cyberpunk, Expanding consciousness, Mind-altering, Deep Meaning, Exciting, Makes me think, Interesting, Philosophical, Spectacular

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.

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