Movies like Blade Runner 2049

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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
 8.0
 553K
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Spain
Duration: 164 min.
Story: 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.
Style: futuristic, neo noir, thought provoking, suspense, melancholic, enigmatic, bleak, philosophical, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, menage a trois, female nudity, chick, bounty hunter, investigation, threesome, dark future, premarital sex, sexy woman, genetics, pig, violence, capitalist, capitalism, sex scene, robot, flying car, police detective, love interest, prostitute, philosophy, distopia, slave labor ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, 21st century, 2020s, year 1966
Place: los angeles, california, las vegas, san diego california

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Most similar movies to Blade Runner 2049

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, suspense, thought provoking and serious films with plots about cyberpunk, distopia, murder, technology, death, gun and post apocalypse mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Blade Runner 2049: Ghost in the Shell (2017), Altered Carbon (2018), Johnny Mnemonic (1995), Minority Report (2002), Upgrade (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
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Blade Runner (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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: neo noir, atmospheric, futuristic, thought provoking, cerebral ...
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, existentialism, future dystopia, artificial intelligence, androids, a.i., cyborgs, police detective, female android, fugitives, killer robot ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2019, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India, Hong Kong, China, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 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.
Style: futuristic, philosophical, suspense, stylized, cerebral ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, female protagonist, technology, distopia, robot, artificial intelligence, one woman army, corporate corruption, strong female lead, tough girl, terrorism ...
Time: future, near future
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.9
 165K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, investigation, murder, consciousness, virtual reality, resistance fighter, body swapping, female nudity, adventure, multiple storylines, doppelganger ...
Time: distant future, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
98%
Johnny Mnemonic (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, bleak, suspenseful, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, virtual reality, future dystopia, hacker, computers and web, cyborgs, heroic mission, hacking, computer cracker, cyberspace, a.i., distopia ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2000s, 2020s
Place: japan, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 546K
Minority Report (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another investigator targets him for a murder charge.
Style: futuristic, suspense, neo noir, cerebral, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, murder, future dystopia, foreknowledge, precognition, frame up, psychic, police investigation, time loop, time travel, law enforcer, seeing the future ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.5
 183K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, 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, surprise ending, experimental, neo noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, microchip, cyborgs, revenge, murder, super soldier, distopia, surgery, evil wins, super computer ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.2
 254K
Total Recall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, post apocalypse, future dystopia, memory loss, dystopic future, secret agents, double agent, false memory, spy, implanted memory, technology ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 57K
Automata (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Bulgaria
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, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, philosophical ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, androids and robots, robot, distopia, cyberpunk, ecology, robot human relationship, desert, rain, insurance agent, investigation ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 328K
Equilibrium (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.
Style: futuristic, serious, philosophical, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, utopia, fighting the system, future dystopia, cyberpunk, rebellion, post apocalypse, dystopic future, gunfight, society, totalitarianism, lone hero ...
Time: future, 2000s, 80s
Place: beijing china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.1
 852K
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, neo noir, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, time travel, cyborgs, man versus machine, androids and robots, sent to the past, post apocalypse, time paradox, artificial intelligence, killer robot, dystopic future, androids ...
Time: 80s, future, 2020s, year 1984, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 199K
Dark City (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls of humans.
Style: mind bending, gothic, neo noir, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: distopia, investigation, cyberpunk, memory, alien race, memory loss, future dystopia, alternate reality, evil alien, alien, amnesia, mind control ...
Time: 1940s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 8.7
 1.9M
The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: 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.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, mind bending, cerebral, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: distopia, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, alternate reality, virtual reality, philosophy, martial arts, hacker, post apocalypse, existentialism, gunfight, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 90s, 21st century, near future, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.7
 536K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: philosophical, mind bending, psychological, twist ending, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, androids, cyborgs, existentialism, technology, isolation, a.i., human android relationship, androids and robots, manipulation ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.6
 444K
Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, space station, utopia, distopia, class conflict, dystopic future, outer space, post apocalypse, cyborgs, ecological disaster, apocalypse ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, south africa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.3
 175K
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, bleak, suspenseful, surreal, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, robot, distopia, androids and robots, utopia, dystopic future, technology gone awry, future dystopia, cyborgs, clones, cloning, physical appearance ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 407K
In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, suspense, philosophical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: immortality, fighting the system, time, distopia, love, future dystopia, dystopic future, social differences, wealth, class differences, race against time, love story ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.2
 24K
Impostor (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gary Sinise plays Spencer Olham, a top-secret government weapons designer who is arrested by a clandestine government organization on suspicion of being a clone created by the hostile alien race wanting to take over Earth.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, alien invasion, cyborgs, manhunt, future dystopia, androids and robots, dystopic future, on the run, cyberpunk, save the world, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 72K
Strange Days (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspense, cerebral, exciting ...
Plot: cyberpunk, virtual reality, murder, violence, conspiracy, distopia, rape, white male black female relationship, haunted by the past, uncover truth, police brutality, law enforcement ...
Time: future, year 1999, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 320K
Annihilation (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.
Style: suspense, macabre, intellectual, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: female protagonist, dna, scientist, mutation, expedition, creature, research, secret mission, genetics, transformation, biologist, psychologist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, chicago illinois, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.1
 357K
Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, futuristic, allegory, tense ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, train, distopia, revolution, future dystopia, rebellion, winter, social differences, snow, resistance, class struggle ...
Time: future, near future, 2030s, 21st century, year 2014 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 535K
I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, 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, suspense, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, cyborgs, androids and robots, distopia, future dystopia, a.i., hi-tech, man versus machine, technology gone awry, androids ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does ...
Style: exciting, captivating, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, female protagonist, distopia, cyborgs, female warrior, post apocalypse, tough girl, martial arts, woman fights a man, nanotechnology, bounty hunter, one woman army ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 106K
Repo Men (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, medical technology has advanced to the point where people can buy artificial organs to extend their lives. But if they default on payments, an organization known as the Union sends agents to repossess the organs. Remy is one of the ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, suspense, twist ending, absurd ...
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, dystopic future, future dystopia, evil corporation, rebel, transplant, chase, surrealism, black market, virtual reality, hitman ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 1.1M
V for Vendetta (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, philosophical, stylized, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revolution, distopia, fighting the system, revenge, freedom, vengeance, society, mysterious character, rebellion, vigilantism, masked vigilante, superhero ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: london, england, britain, big ben london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 8K
The Anomaly (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, 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, tricky, enigmatic, exciting, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, mind control, cyberpunk, government agent, child in peril, escapades, kidnapping, disorder, uncover truth, secret agents, amnesia, gunfight ...
Time: future, near future
Place: london, new york, shanghai, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 227K
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, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, police, cyberpunk, superhuman powers, graphic violence, technology, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, tough guy, superhero ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, pentagon, tehran iran ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 99K
Self/less (2015)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An extremely wealthy elderly man dying from cancer undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness to the body of a healthy young man but everything may not be as good as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the ...
Style: futuristic, philosophical, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: body swapping, cloning, soul transference, immortality, moral dilemma, chase, uncover truth, rich, rich man, cancer, doctor, disorder ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century, near future
Place: new orleans, usa, new york, caribbean, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 327K
Total Recall (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, suspense, ambiguous ending, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, mars, secret agents, future dystopia, space colony, memory loss, false memory, outer space, conspiracy, distopia, implanted memory, chase ...
Time: future, 80s, 90s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 679K
Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, psychological, enigmatic, twist ending ...
Plot: alien, first contact, alien contact, linguist, scientist, ufo, alien race, alien creature, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, science, time ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: montana, china, russia, venezuela, massachusetts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.8
 250K
Chappie (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: 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: touching, stylized, absurd, emotional, philosophical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, cyborgs, technology gone awry, a.i., technology, androids and robots, distopia, consciousness, prodigy, parents and children ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: africa, south africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%