Movies about the future

List of the best movies about the future, selected by visitors to our site: Astro Boy, The Matrix, Blade Runner 2049, Europa Report, Alita: Battle Angel, Maze Runner: The Death Cure, The Cloverfield Paradox, Anon, Mute, Fahrenheit 451.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Astro Boy (2009)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, family, cartoon
CountryHong Kong, USA, Japan
Duration01:34
CharactersFamily, Superhero, Robots, Heroes, Good people
PlotAdventure, Alien invasion
TimeFuture
StyleFor children, Exciting

Set in the futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy (Atom) is a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he had lost. Unable to fulfill his creator's expectations, Astro embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before returning to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who rejected him.

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.

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA, Hungary
Duration02:26
CharactersFamily, Twins, Fathers, Friends, Hunters, Dogs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, War, Mystery, Investigation, Revolution
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk, Depressive, Disturbing, Makes me think, For men

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.

Europa Report (2013)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersAstronauts
PlotExpeditions
PlaceSpace, USA
TimeFuture
StyleAction

A crew of international astronauts are sent on a private mission to Jupiter's fourth moon.

Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada, Argentina
Duration02:28
CharactersRobots, Teens, Scientists, Military, Hunters, Warriors, Dogs
PlotMartial Arts, Fights without rules, Technology, Adventure, Motorcycles, Lost memory
PlaceLake, Spaceships, Mars
TimeFuture
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Bright, Vivid, Cyberpunk, Fascinating, Tense

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.

Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersFriends, Teens, Scientists, Zombie, Terminally ill
PlotMulti-part, Survival, Viruses
PlaceGhost towns, Labyrinths, Deserts, Court, Laboratory
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleFor a group of friends, Action, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating, Cyberpunk

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 Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:16
CharactersMonsters, Scientists
PlotTechnology, Experiments
PlaceSpace, Parallel worlds
TimeFuture
StyleNetflix, Worth watching

Orbiting above a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.

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.

Mute (2018)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany
Duration02:09
CharactersBartenders, Doctors, Mute, Good people
PlotInvestigation, Technology, Revenge, Love, Missing people, Justice
PlaceBerlin, Germany
TimeFuture
StyleNetflix, Cyberpunk, Action, Exciting, Disturbing, Worth watching

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.

Fahrenheit 451 (2018)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersPartners, Firefighters, Birds
PlaceBeach
TimeFuture
StyleDystopian, By books, Action, Unexpected ending, Fascinating, Philosophical

In an oppressive future, a 'fireman' whose duty is to destroy all books begins to question his task.

The Titan (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain, USA, Germany
Duration02:22
CharactersScientists, Military, Aliens, Pilots
PlotGenetic experiments, Death, Love, Mental disorders
PlaceSpace, Laboratory
TimeFuture
StyleNetflix, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Unexpected ending

On a bleak future Earth, a soldier endures a radical genetic transformation to save humanity. But his wife fears he's becoming more creature than man.

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.

Scorched Earth (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:47
CharactersHired assassins
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse

A bounty hunter named Atticus Gage tracks down criminals in a post-apocalyptic Earth.

Future World (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:01
CharactersFamily, Horses, Strong women
PlotTravel, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Motorcycles, Cheating
PlaceBeach, Deserts
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Action, Tense, Unexpected ending

A young boy searches a future world wasteland for a rumored cure for his dying mother.

War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada, New Zealand
Duration02:01
CharactersMonkeys, Thieves, Horses, Snipers, Special Forces
PlotWar, Obsession, Survival, Revenge, Prison Break, Slavery, Viruses, Travel
PlaceMountains, Jungle, Village, Caves
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleTense, Unexpected ending

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 journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.

What Happened to Monday (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, Belgium
Duration02:31
CharactersSisters
TimeFuture
StyleDystopian

In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.

Ghost in the Shell (1995)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:23
CharactersSpecial agents, Robots, Hackers
PlotTechnology, Artificial Intelligence, Chase
PlaceJapan
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk, Atmospheric, Exciting, Depressive, 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.

Appleseed (2004)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:41
CharactersRobots, Heroes
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, Rivalry
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk, Exciting

In a utopian society created at the end of the third world war, a female warrior who has been plucked from the badlands begins to see cracks in this new facade. And what does this community have planned for the rest of humankind?

Psycho-Pass: The Movie (2015)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:04
TimeFuture

Year 2116—The Japanese government begins to export the Sibyl System unmanned drone robots to troubled countries, and the system spreads throughout the world. A state in the midst of a civil war, SEAUn (the South East Asia Union), brings in the Sibyl System as an experiment. Under the new system, the coastal town of Shambala Float achieves temporary peace and safety. But then SEAUn sends terrorists to Japan. They slip through the Sibyl System and then attack from within. The shadow of a certain man falls on this incident. In charge of the police, Tsunemori travels to Shambala Float to investigate. The truth of justice on this new ground will become clear.

Wonderful Days (2003)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, cartoon
CountrySouth Korea, USA
Duration01:26
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleCyberpunk

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.




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