Internet movies

List of the best movies about the Internet, selected by visitors to our site: Host, The Social Dilemma, American Hangman, Who You Think I Am, Holy War: A History of Runet, Luce, Adopt a Highway, Ready Player One, Eighth Grade, Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Host (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersFriends
PlotTechnology, Survival, Supernatural, Internet, Death, Computers, Viruses, Fear
TimeNight

Six friends hire a medium to hold a séance via Zoom during lockdown — but they get far more than they bargained for as things quickly go wrong. When an evil spirit starts invading their homes, they begin to realize they might not survive the night.

The Social Dilemma (2020)
Markimdb: 8
PlotSocial Media, Technology, Internet

This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

American Hangman (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:39
CharactersJudge
PlotInternet, Abduction, Social Media, Justice
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, Fascinating, Creepy

An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As the authorities recognize what's happening, it becomes apparent that the online public is going to act as judge and jury.

Who You Think I Am (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:43
CharactersSingle mothers, Psychologists
PlotInternet, Divorce, Cheating
PlaceFrance
StyleFascinating, Makes me think

Claire, a 50-year-old divorced teacher, creates a fake Facebook profile of a 24-year-old woman. She finds a photo of a pretty young brunette and uses it. She has created an entirely fictional character, but why?

Holy War: A History of Runet (2019)
Markimdb: 8.5
CountryRussia
CharactersScientists, Friends
PlotInternet
PlaceRussia, Moscow, USA

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Luce (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Sisters
PlotPolitical, Parenting, Adoption, Computers, Internet, Mental disorders
PlaceSchool, USA, Party
StyleMakes me think, Tense

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.

Adopt a Highway (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
PlotThe escape, Adoption, Internet, Parenting, Travel
PlacePrison
StyleTouching, Atmospheric

An ex-felon discovers a live baby left in a dumpster.

Ready Player One (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:58
CharactersTeens
PlotAdventure, Social Media, Racing, Mystery, Internet, Technology, Virtual Reality, Love, Weapon, Power, Contests, Uprising, Cars
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Spectacular, Fascinating, Cyberpunk, Atmospheric

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

Eighth Grade (2018)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Photographers
PlotInternet, Social Media, Technology, Dancing, Money, Computers, Happiness
PlaceSchool
StyleLight, Touching, To cry

Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year — before she begins high school.

Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:31
CharactersFriends
PlotInternet, Ghosts, Fear
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
TimeNight
StyleCreepy, Disturbing

An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted asylum and stream it live on their online show.

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Nancy (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
CharactersScammers
PlotInternet, Investigation
StyleDisturbing

Nancy becomes increasingly convinced she was kidnapped as a child. When she meets a couple whose daughter went missing thirty years ago, reasonable doubts give way to willful belief.

Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
PlotInternet, Social Media, Supernatural, Depression, Mystery, Ghosts

​When a 20-something finds a cache of hidden files on his new laptop, he and his friends are unwittingly thrust into the depths of the dark web. They soon discover someone has been watching their every move and will go to unimaginable lengths to protect the dark web.

The After Party (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrecomedy, music
CountryUSA
Duration02:48
PlotInternet, Hip Hop, Dreams
PlaceParty
StyleNetflix

When an aspiring rapper goes viral for the wrong reasons, he thinks his career is sunk. But a wild party gives him one more chance to make it right.

Slender Man (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersSisters, Demons, Monsters
PlotInternet, Supernatural, Missing people, Death, Survival, Fear
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTense, Depressive, Gothic, Creepy, Unexpected ending

In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.

Selfie from Hell (2018)
Mark3 (imdb: 3)
Genrehorror, detective
CountryCanada
Duration01:36
PlotInternet, Social Media, Technology, Supernatural, Death
StyleDisturbing, Tense, Unexpected ending

Julia, an online vlogger from Germany, comes to the US to visit her cousin Hannah. Upon her arrival, Julia falls fatefully ill, prompting Hannah's suspicion of the strange and sudden illness. When unusual happenings start taking place in her home, Hannah begins a relentless internet search to discover the cause. She comes across Julia's vlog entries and finds herself immersed deep in the web - too deep - in a place where terror knows no end.

Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersFriends
PlotInternet
StyleFor children, Disney

Video game bad guy Ralph and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz must risk it all by traveling to the World Wide Web in search of a replacement part to save Vanellope's video game, "Sugar Rush." In way over their heads, Ralph and Vanellope rely on the citizens of the internet -- the netizens -- to help navigate their way, including an entrepreneur named Yesss, who is the head algorithm and the heart and soul of trend-making site BuzzzTube.

Cam (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersModels, Kept women
PlotInternet, Social Media, Contests
StyleTense, Action, Disturbing, Depressive

A young camgirl discovers that she’s inexplicably been replaced on her site with an exact replica of herself.

Like Me (2018)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersTeens
PlotCars, Abduction, Internet, Social Media
PlaceHotels
StyleDisturbing

After posting a video of herself robbing a convenience store, Kiya amasses a huge social media following. A reckless loner, she seeks some form of genuine human connection. Through her travels, she encounters a drifter, an Internet troll and a paint huffing outsider who are all pulled into her circle of chaos, junk food, and drugs.

Social Animals (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens
PlotInternet, First love
PlaceNew York, USA

A daredevil photographer, an aspiring swimsuit model, and a midwest girl next door are all looking for the same things from their Instagram accounts––a little love, acceptance and, of course, fame––and they’ll do just about anything to get it.

Nekrotronic (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, fantastic, fantasy, comedy, short
CountryAustralia, Canada
CharactersDemons, Hunters
PlotSects, Internet, Supernatural, War, Fight
PlaceForest
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A man discovers that he is part of a secret sect of magical beings who hunt down and destroy demons in the internet.

Welcome Home (2018)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersManiacs
PlotRelationship, Jealousy, Weapon, Love, Computers, Obsession, Internet
PlaceItaly
StyleDisturbing, Tense

A couple try to repair their damaged union in an Italian vacation paradise. Then they discover the owner's intentions.

Anon (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, thriller, crime, detective
CountryGermany, USA
Duration01:16
CharactersDetectives, Hackers, Serial killers, Strong women
PlotInvestigation, Technology, Internet
PlaceNight Clubs
TimeFuture
StyleDystopian, Action, Exciting

Set in a near-future world where there is no privacy, ignorance or anonymity, our private memories are recorded and crime almost ceases to exist. In trying to solve a series of unsolved murders, Sal Frieland stumbles onto a young woman who appears to have subverted the system and disappeared. She has no identity, no history and no record. Sal realizes it may not be the end of crime but the beginning. Known only as 'The Girl', Sal must find her before he becomes the next victim.

Searching (2018)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryRussia, USA
Duration02:32
CharactersParents, Teens
PlotMissing people, Mystery, Cancer, Death, Depression, Social Media, Internet, Loneliness
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Disturbing

After David Kim's 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter's laptop.

The Circle (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUnited Arab Emirates, USA
Duration02:35
PlotSocial Media, Internet, Computers, Experiments, Technology

A young tech worker takes a job at a powerful Internet corporation, quickly rises up the company's ranks, and soon finds herself in a perilous situation concerning privacy, surveillance and freedom. She comes to learn that her decisions and actions will determine the future of humanity.

Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersFriends, Girlfriends, Dogs, Artists, Orphans, Photographers
PlotLove, Internet, Holidays, Social Media, Obsession, Weapon, Drug addict, Money, Mystery, Mental disorders, Loneliness, Cars
PlaceParty, Los Angeles, USA, Beach, Deserts
TimeHalloween

Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.

Newness (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:46
PlotLove, Internet, Fear, Loneliness
PlaceUSA

In contemporary Los Angeles, two millennials navigating a social media–driven hookup culture begin a relationship that pushes both emotional and physical boundaries.

The Dark Tapes (2017)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersAliens, Demons, Serial killers, Monsters
PlotGhosts, Internet, Fear, Investigation, Death, Computers, Mystery, Experiments
PlaceUSA
TimeNight

A genre-defying mixture of horror, sci-fi, myth, mystery and thrills told as four interlocking tales in one intelligent anthology. Ghosts, spirits, creatures, demons and more from the paranormal world collide with rational curiosity.

Tragedy Girls (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersSerial killers, Sheriffs, Girlfriends
PlotInternet, Obsession, Social Media
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Following two death-obsessed teenage girls who use their online show about real-life tragedies to send their small Midwestern town into a frenzy and cement their legacy as modern horror legends.

Everything, Everything (2017)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersTeens, Single mothers, Neighbors, Nurses
PlotLove, Relationship, Internet
PlaceSpace, Islands, Aircraft
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, To cry

A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.

Hangman (2017)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Police, Friends, Detectives, Journalists, Reporters, Serial killers, Strong women
PlotDeath, Investigation, Motorcycles, Weapon, Funeral, Internet
PlaceUSA, School, Trains

A homicide detective teams up with a criminal profiler to catch a serial killer whose crimes are inspired by the children's game, Hangman.

Girls Trip (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:59
CharactersGirlfriends, Musicians, Photographers, Models, Drivers
PlotDancing, Divorce, Money, Computers, Mystery, Internet, Loneliness
PlaceParty, USA, Aircraft, Hotels

Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.

The Emoji Movie (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 3.3)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:04
CharactersFriends, Monkeys
PlotTime travel, Dancing, Adventure, Internet
PlaceSchool
StyleExciting, Touching

Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji.

The Square (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountrySweden, Germany, France, Denmark
Duration02:04
CharactersDogs, Cats, Sisters, Journalists, Photographers, Monkeys
PlotAdventure, Revenge, Money, Art, Dancing, Motorcycles, Computers, Internet
PlaceParty, Jungle
StyleMakes me think, Light

A satirical drama reflecting our times — about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.

Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, India, Hong Kong, China
Duration02:13
CharactersHackers, Police, Doctors
PlotConspiracies, Artificial Intelligence, Consciousness, Investigation, Chase, Technology, Internet
PlaceLaboratory, Japan
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk, Tense, Philosophical

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.

Mr. Stein Goes Online (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy
CountryAustria, France, Belgium, Germany
Duration01:49
PlotDate, Loneliness, Internet, Love with age difference
PlaceFrance
StyleTouching, Soulful, Light

Pierre, widowed and retired, has not been out of his house for two years. He discovers the joys of the internet thanks to Alex, a young man hired by his daughter to teach him the basics of computer science. On a meeting place, a charming young woman, Flora63, seduced by the romanticism of Pierre, offers her a first date. Lovers, Pierre is back. But on his profile he put a picture of Alex and not his own. Pierre must convince the young man to meet Flora in his place

Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero (2016)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersMothers, Losers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, War, Internet, Holidays
PlaceLos Angeles, USA

A wannabe private investigator wins the Green Card lottery and moves to America to pursue his dream only to find himself embroiled in a conspiracy to start the next world war.

Slash (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersTeens, Writers, Pupils
PlotSuccess, Internet, Relationship
PlaceUSA

Freshman Neil's Vanguard stories are all he cares about...until he meets the older Julia, who pushes him to put his own fan fic online. When the website's moderator takes a special interest in Neil's work, it opens up a whole new universe.

Don't Hang Up (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:20
CharactersTeens, Friends, Orphans, Serial killers, Students, Neighbors
PlotDeath, Internet, Weapon, Investigation, Pursuit
PlaceEngland, Party
StyleTense, Disturbing, Exciting

An evening of drunken prank calls becomes a nightmare for a pair of teenagers when a mysterious stranger turns their own game against them.

Haters Back Off (2016)
Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersFamily, Friends
PlotInternet, Dreams
PlaceUSA

Delve into the oddball family life of Miranda Sings, an incredibly confident, totally untalented star on the rise, who continues to fail upward by the power of her belief that she was born famous, it's just no one knows it yet.

Bad Internet (2016)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersFriends
PlotSocial networks, Technology, Internet

CollegeHumor's YouTube Red series features darkly comedic stories about surprising failures of the Internet and technology.

I.T. (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, France, Denmark
Duration02:11
CharactersHackers, Billionaires, Serial killers, Spy
PlotTechnology, Internet, Computers, Chase
StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense

Mike Regan is a successful, self-made man who has it all: a gorgeous wife, a beautiful teenage daughter and a sleek, state-of-the-art “smart home”. But he soon finds himself in a deadly, high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse when his I.T. consultant, Ed, starts using his skills to stalk Mike’s daughter and endanger his family, his business, and his life. In a world where there is no privacy, and personal secrets can go viral by the click of a mouse, Mike needs to rely on his old connections to defeat a new kind of nemesis.

Friend Request (2016)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryGermany, South Africa
Duration01:38
CharactersFriends, Witch
PlotDeath, Internet, Computers, Funeral, Social Media, Ghosts
PlaceCollege
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Unexpected ending

Enjoying college life as a popular student, Laura shares everything with her more than 800 friends on Facebook. But one day, after accepting a friend request from a social outcast named Marina, Laura’s life is cursed...

Bastille Day (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA, Luxembourg
Duration02:25
CharactersPolice, Spy, Tough guys, Warriors, Thieves, CIA, Criminals, Terrorists
PlotInvestigation, Death, Martial Arts, Money, Skirmishes, Internet, Chase, Cheating
PlaceFrance, England
StyleUnexpected ending

Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much bigger game and is also his best asset to uncover a large-scale conspiracy.

The Fury of a Patient Man (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama
CountrySpain
Duration01:22
CharactersThieves, Girlfriends, Fathers
PlotRobbery, Revenge, Hatred, Weapon, Death, Computers, Internet, Cars
PlaceSpain, Prison

The tentative romance between a gentle Madrid labourer and a working single mother becomes a struggle for survival when the woman’s violent boyfriend returns from prison, in the gritty, suspenseful debut feature from Spanish actor Raúl Arévalo.

Money Monster (2016)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersPolice, Directors, Businessmen, Strong women, Snipers, Hackers, Lovers, Miners
PlotMoney, Weapon, Death, Internet
PlaceNew York, Wall Street, USA, Aircraft
StyleTense, Action, Unexpected ending, Smart

Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio.

King Cobra (2016)
Mark1 (imdb: 5.6)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersGay, Horses, Photographers
PlotDeath, Blackmail, Weapon, Money, Computers, Internet, On real events
PlaceUSA, Beach
StyleAction, Disturbing

Based on a stranger than fiction true story, King Cobra is a deliciously dark, twisted plunge into the behind-the-scenes world of the pornography industry. A young Sean Paul Lockhart (using the stage name 'Brent Corrigan') is a fresh-faced wannabe adult video performer. He is moulded into a star by Stephen (aka Bryan Kocis), a closeted gay porn mogul who runs the skin flick empire Cobra Video from his seemingly ordinary suburban home. But as Brent’s rise and demands for money put him at odds with his boss, he also attracts the attention of a rival producer, Joseph Kerekes, and his unstable lover, Harlow Cuadra, who will stop at nothing to squash Cobra Video and steal its number one star.

Snowden (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, drama, biography
CountryFrance, Germany, USA
Duration02:23
CharactersSpy, Hackers, CIA
PlotBetrayal, Tracking, Internet, Freedom, On real events
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Disturbing, Makes me think

CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.

Bad Moms (2016)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:51
CharactersParents, Family, Single mothers
PlotRivalry, Divorce, Love, Internet
PlaceParty
StyleTouching

When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.

Nerve (2016)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration02:29
CharactersGirlfriends, Hackers
PlotMoney, Rivalry, Jealousy, Technology, Internet, Cheating, Fear
PlaceUSA, Party
StyleExciting, Tense

Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico, has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as she finds herself caught up in the thrill of the adrenaline-fueled competition partnered with a mysterious stranger, the game begins to take a sinister turn with increasingly dangerous acts, leading her into a high stakes finale that will determine her entire future.

H0us3 (2019)
CharactersLawyers, Teachers, Hackers
PlotComputers, Artificial Intelligence, Mystery, Internet

A group of former computer University colleagues and their partners meet for dinner after several years only to share one of the most secret files on the Internet.

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