Cyberpunk style movies

List of the best movies in the style of Cyberpunk, selected by visitors to our site: Ghost in the Shell, Ready Player One, Alita: Battle Angel, Elysium, I, Robot, Maze Runner: The Death Cure, The Matrix, Blade Runner, Cypher, The Thirteenth Floor.

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Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, India, Hong Kong, China
CharactersHackers, Police, Doctors, Androids, Cyborgs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Technology, Conspiracies, Investigation, Internet
PlaceJapan, Laboratory
StylePhilosophical, Cyberpunk, Tense

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.

Ready Player One (2018)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersTeens, Hackers
PlotRacing, Adventure, Love, Cars, Uprising
PlaceFantastic worlds
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Cyberpunk, Spectacular

When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.

Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada, Argentina
CharactersRobots, Dogs, Teens, Scientists, Warriors
PlotMartial Arts, Adventure, Fights without rules, Motorcycles, Lost memory
PlaceMars, Lake, Spaceships
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Cyberpunk, By manga

When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past.

Elysium (2013)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CharactersPoor, Heroes, Cyborgs
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, Political, Chase
PlaceSpace, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, For men, Depressive, Cyberpunk, Disturbing

In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government official, will stop at nothing to enforce anti-immigration laws and preserve the luxurious lifestyle of the citizens of Elysium. That doesn’t stop the people of Earth from trying to get in, by any means they can. When unlucky Max (Matt Damon) is backed into a corner, he agrees to take on a daunting mission that, if successful, will not only save his life, but could bring equality to these polarized worlds.

I, Robot (2004)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersRobots, Scientists, Inventors, Androids, Cyborgs
PlotArtificial Intelligence
StyleCyberpunk, Serious

In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may be in danger.

Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CharactersZombie, Teens, Scientists, Friends, Terminally ill
PlotMulti-part, Viruses, Survival, Friendship, Fight
PlaceLabyrinths, Deserts, Ghost towns, Court, Laboratory
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Action, Cyberpunk, For a group of friends

Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who makes it out alive will get answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze.

The Matrix (1999)
Markimdb: 8.7
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA, Australia
CharactersHackers, Heroes
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Multi-part, Technology, Virtual Reality, Freedom
StyleWorth watching, Exciting, Philosophical, Makes me think, Cyberpunk

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.

Blade Runner (1982)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
CharactersRobots, Police, Detectives, Hunters, Cyborgs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Death, The escape
PlaceLos Angeles
TimeFuture, Dark ones
StyleFascinating, Atmospheric, Makes me think, Heavy, Cyberpunk

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.

Cypher (2002)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersHackers, Spy
PlotLost memory, Conspiracies, Double life
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Cyberpunk, Disturbing, Twisted plot

An unsuspecting, disenchanted man finds himself working as a spy in the dangerous, high-stakes world of corporate espionage. Quickly getting way over-his-head, he teams up with a mysterious femme fatale.

The Thirteenth Floor (1999)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryGermany, USA
PlotTime travel, Lost memory, Technology, Virtual Reality, Investigation
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleAtmospheric, Cyberpunk, Deep Meaning, Mind-altering, Expanding consciousness

Computer scientist Hannon Fuller has discovered something extremely important. He's about to tell the discovery to his colleague, Douglas Hall, but knowing someone is after him, the old man leaves a letter in his computer generated parallel world that's just like the 30's with seemingly real people with real emotions.

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA, Hungary
CharactersDogs, Family, Twins, Friends, Fathers
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, War, Revolution, Mystery
StyleFor men, Makes me think, Depressive, Cyberpunk, Disturbing

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

Ghost in the Shell (1995)
Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, cartoon, anime
CharactersSpecial agents, Robots, Hackers, Cyborgs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Technology, Chase
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Depressive, Cyberpunk, Disturbing

In the year 2029, the barriers of our world have been broken down by the net and by cybernetics, but this brings new vulnerability to humans in the form of brain-hacking. When a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster' begins involving them in politics, Section 9, a group of cybernetically enhanced cops, are called in to investigate and stop the Puppetmaster.

Wonderful Days (2003)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, cartoon
CountrySouth Korea, USA
TimePost apocalypse, Future

Civilization has been destroyed by war and pollution, but the survivors have built the last city of Ecoban. As most natural resources have been exhausted, Ecoban is powered by pollution. The citizens of Ecoban need to continue creating this pollution leading them into conflict with the inhabitants of Marr while one man just wants to clear away the clouds and see the sky.

Upgrade (2018)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, crime, detective
CharactersBodyguards, Disabled people, Surgeons, Gangsters, Cyborgs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Martial Arts, Revenge, Death, Technology
StyleWorth watching, Unexpected ending, Exciting, Makes me think, Gloomy

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.

Mute (2018)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany
CharactersDoctors, Bartenders, Mute, Good people, Gangsters
PlotLove, Revenge, Technology, Investigation, Missing people
PlaceGermany, Berlin
StyleWorth watching, Netflix, Exciting, Action, Cyberpunk

A mute man with a violent past is forced to take on the teeming underworld of a near-future Berlin as he searches for his missing girlfriend.

Kill Command (2016)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSnipers, Robots, Special Forces, Soldier, Tough guys
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Death, Survival, Technology, Telekinesis
PlaceDeserts, Islands, Laboratory, Bunker, Forest
StyleUnexpected ending, Smart, Cyberpunk, Tense

Set in a near future, technology-reliant society that pits man against killing machines. Against this backdrop an elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island training facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for Captain Bukes and his tight-knit unit, descends into a terrifying battle to the death, as the marines discover the island is overrun by an enemy that transcends the human concept of evil.

Star Pile (2012)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, comedy
CharactersAliens, Astronauts
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StylePhilosophical, Cyberpunk

A parody film about space directed by members of NOM.

Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion (2011)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecartoon, anime
PlotArtificial Intelligence
StyleExciting, Cyberpunk, Disturbing, Serious

Second film of the Mardock Scramble series. Balot and a severely injured Oeufcoque seem to be at the mercy of an obsessed Boiled. Dr. Easter comes to the rescue and the group escapes to "Paradise" where many secrets of Mardock lie and where Balot will need to come to a decision herself about what she will and can do.

Terminator Salvation (2009)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy
CharactersRobots, Terminator
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Apocalypse, Nuclear War, War, Death
StyleExciting, For men, Depressive, Cyberpunk, Disturbing

All grown up in post-apocalyptic 2018, John Connor must lead the resistance of humans against the increasingly dominating militaristic robots. But when Marcus Wright appears, his existence confuses the mission as Connor tries to determine whether Wright has come from the future or the past -- and whether he's friend or foe.

Surrogates (2009)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CharactersSpecial agents, Robots, FBI, Doctors, Students
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Adventure, Investigation, Chase, Cheating
StyleExciting, Depressive, Cyberpunk, Disturbing, Serious

Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.