Movies like Automata

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Automata (2014)
 6.1
 50K
Automata (2014)
Original name: Autómata
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA, Spain, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jacq Vaucan, an insurance agent of ROC robotics corporation, routinely investigates the case of manipulating a robot. What he discovers will have profound consequences for the future of humanity.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, philosophical, bleak, serious, cerebral, suspense, atmospheric, bad ending, enigmatic ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, androids and robots, robot, desert, rain, ecology, danger, uncover truth, investigation, imaginary, dishonesty, corporation, insurance agent, husband wife relationship, police, sniper, post apocalypse, man versus machine, a.i., dancing, pregnancy, hitman, kidnapping, beach, brothel ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s

Most similar movies to Automata

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, suspenseful, serious and exciting films with plots about imaginary, androids and robots, robot, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, chaos and technology mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Automata: Upgrade (2018), The Machine (2013), Vice (2015), Surrogates (2009), Logan's Run (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 107K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, tech noir, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, murder, implant, surgery, microchip, revenge, police, super soldier, car chase, violence, gang ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.1
 29K
The Machine (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Already deep into a second Cold War, Britain’s Ministry of Defense seeks a game-changing weapon. Programmer Vincent McCarthy unwittingly provides an answer in The Machine, a super-strong human cyborg. When a programming bug causes the prototype to ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, a.i., man versus machine, technology, laboratory, technology gone awry, androids and robots, inventions and discoveries, military, robot, imaginary, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 14K
Vice (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Julian Michaels has designed the ultimate resort: VICE, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think and feel like humans. When an artificial becomes self-aware and escapes, ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, resort, virtual reality, a.i., androids and robots, imaginary, adventure, danger, chase, on the run, humanoid robot, investigation ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 163K
Surrogates (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 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.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, cyberpunk, investigation, utopia, murder, androids and robots, robot, human existence, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, special agents, life risking ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 47K
Logan's Run (1976)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: All citizens get a chance of being 'renewed' in a Civic Ceremony at their 30th birthday, unless they run and escape before their time comes.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: totalitarianism, chase, utopia, robot, on the run, murder, laser, teleportation, plastic surgery, killer robot, escape, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 203K
Transcendence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two leading computer scientists work toward their goal of Technological Singularity, as a radical anti-technology organization fights to prevent them from creating a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: computers and web, artificial intelligence, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, scientist, technology, chaos and mayhem, resurrection, hi-tech, mind control, chaos, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 619K
Blade Runner (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: 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.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tech noir, stylized, thought provoking ...
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, a.i., artificial intelligence, fugitives, neo noir, killer robot, human nature, confrontation with superior, bounty hunter, life is a bitch, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 11K
Hardware (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg's head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, stylized, atmospheric, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, violence, artist, man versus machine, woman in danger, survival, radiation, desert, apocalypse, killer robot, apartment, robot as menace ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 46K
Westworld (1973)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a futuristic resort, wealthy patrons can visit recreations of different time periods and experience their wildest fantasies with life-like robots. But when Richard Benjamin opts for the wild west, he gets more than he bargained for when a ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: theme park, killer robot, survival, man versus machine, old west, a.i., terminator, chase, technology gone awry, desert, murder, computer virus ...
Time: future, 19th century
Place: usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 5K
Robot Jox (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 50 years after a nuclear war, the two superpowers handle territorial disputes in a different way. Each fields a giant robot to fight one-on-one battles in official matches, each piloted by a man inside, known as robot jockeys or jox. The contest for ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, robot, laser, man versus machine, giant robot, mecha, future dystopia, heroic mission, survival, save the world, society, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 458K
I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, technology gone awry, a.i., future dystopia, inventions and discoveries, imaginary, danger, robot, murder, artificial intelligence, police investigation, man versus machine ...
Time: future
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 27K
Cyborg (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A martial artist hunts a killer in a plague-infested urban dump of the future.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, martial arts, violence, one man army, future dystopia, chaos, chase, plague, chases and races, crimes, life is a bitch, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, new york, south carolina, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, rivalry, chase, hitman, rescue, explosion, corporation, robot, assassin, escapades, future dystopia, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 214K
Chappie (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings—some good, some bad—and he will rely on his heart and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, robot, artificial intelligence, a.i., gangster, heist, brutality, technology, cyberpunk, androids, parents and children, weapons ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 4K
Natural City (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two cops, R and Noma, hunt down renegade cyborgs. Cyborgs are used as commandos by the military, as lust objects and for companionship. Normaly they have a limited lifespan of three years but black market technology is being developed to be able to ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, androids and robots, future dystopia, computers and web, society, danger, man versus machine, chaos and mayhem, technology gone awry, a.i., rivalry, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Nemesis 2: Nebula (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It has been 73 years since Alex failed and the Humans lost the Cyborg Wars. Since then, the Humans have been enslaved. Scientists have developed a new DNA strain, which could signal the end of the Cyborgs, and they inject it into a volunteer. When ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bounty hunter, time travel, androids and robots, adventure, imaginary, escapades, space and aliens, uninhibited rivalry, chases and races, chaos, rivalry, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 672
Automatic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, skyscraper, robot, androids and robots, life is a bitch, on the run, danger, chaos, murder, heroes, cons and scams, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Johnny Mnemonic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A data courier, literally carrying a data package inside his head, must deliver it before he dies from the burden or is killed by the Yakuza. In a dystopian 2021, Johnny (Keanu Reeves) is a data trafficker who has an implant that allows him to ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, hacker, future dystopia, danger, technophobia, computers and web, a.i., society, computer genius, save the world, heroic mission, race against time ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, 2000s, near future
Place: beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 204K
RoboCop (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, superhuman powers, violence, cyberpunk, robot, tough law enforcer, crime fighter, one man army, police, fighting crime, back from the dead, scientist ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, near future
Place: detroit, usa, pentagon, china, tehran iran ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 541
Digital Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An out-of-control robot is inadvertently set loose in a small community, and a crack squad of soldiers are sent to hunt it down. Gradually, the members of the squad begin to suspect that some of them are robots.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: soldier, terminator, robot, explosion, escapades, a.i., androids and robots, life is a bitch, chases and races, rivalry, danger, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 52K
Red Planet (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Astronauts search for solutions to save a dying Earth by searching on Mars, only to have the mission go terribly awry.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: mars, astronaut, space travel, nasa, robot, spacecraft, outer space, killer robot, science, adventure, catastrophe, save the world ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 4K
Nemesis (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, chaos is rampant as 'information terrorists' threaten to destroy order in society. Alex is a part-man, part-machine LAPD cop who is the best at what he does. When one of the terrorists calls him a machine, Alex questions his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, androids and robots, future dystopia, man versus machine, chaos, law enforcement, rivalry, life is a bitch, police detective, battles, superhuman powers, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: usa, los angeles, indonesia, brazil, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.6
 111
Echo Dr. (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When their home security system malfunctions, a family struggles to survive an attack against a state of the art patrol guard that believes they are intruders.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tech noir
Plot: man versus machine, killer robot, family relations, family in danger, danger, technophobia, survival, androids and robots, imaginary, technology gone awry, a.i., security system ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
Cyborg 3: The Recycler (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for the all too deadly future. Cash, the heroine of Cyborg 2, is living safe in the free zone. But not for long. Biomechanical problems are taking down her systems and a visit to a doctor in Silica confirms her worst fears. She is ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, prostitute, pregnancy, battle, community, androids and robots, tough heroes, society, deadly, heroes, track down, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
 26K
Fortress (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A futuristic prison movie. Protagonist and wife are nabbed at a future US emigration point with an illegal baby during population control. The resulting prison experience is the subject of the movie. The prison is a futuristic one run by a private ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, strangulation, escape, apocalypse, rivalry, isolation, danger, androids and robots, anti heroes, confined, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 23K
Screamers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Japan, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as Screamers designed for one purpose only -- to hunt down and ...
Style: futuristic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, soldier, future dystopia, apocalypse, desert, escapades, heroic mission, master villain, genetically altered, imaginary, hunt down, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 10K
Runaway (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to create killer robots... and his son becomes a target.
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: robot, chase, technology, killer robot, violence, revenge, murder, conspiracy, explosion, police investigation, crime, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 7K
The Anomaly (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A former soldier is taken captive and awakens in the back of a van where he learns that he only has less than 10 minutes to figure out how he got there.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, conspiracy, kidnapping, mind control, heroes, disorder, danger, chases and races, confined, escapades, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: future, near future
Place: shanghai china, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 26K
Virtuosity (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Centre (LETAC) has developed SID version 6.7: a Sadistic, Intelligent, and Dangerous virtual reality entity which is synthesized from the personalities of more than 150 serial killers, and only one man can ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: virtual reality, serial killer, good versus evil, artificial intelligence, hologram, chases and races, chaos, deadly, heroes, law enforcement, man versus machine, criminal's revenge ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.0
 719K
The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, androids and robots, man versus machine, manhunt, artificial intelligence, mission, danger, protector, cyberpunk, sent to the past, future dystopia, time travel ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 21st century, 2020s ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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