Movies like Brave New World 1980

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Brave New World (1980)
 6.7
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Brave New World (1980)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: An acclaimed TV miniseries based on the classic sci-fi novel.
Style: propaganda film, psychotronic
Plot: distopia, pregnancy, youth, drugs, technology, poet, outcast, cloning, utopia, death of protagonist, drug addiction, satire, totalitarianism, eternal youth, free love, dissident, weirdo, drug use, individuality, brainwashing, death of mother, class differences, love interest, culture clash, sexual promiscuity ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Brave New World

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, serious, thought provoking and bleak films with plots about distopia, society, future dystopia, life is a bitch, catastrophe, technology and utopia mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Brave New World: Advantageous (2015), The Giver (2014), 1984 (1984), THX 1138 (1971), Fahrenheit 451 (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Brave New World (1998)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives or their destiny.
Style: futuristic, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: genetic engineering, helicopter, distopia, utopia, love and romance, society, state affairs, danger, life is a bitch, rescue, government agency, urban ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 5K
Advantageous (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a near-future city where soaring opulence overshadows economic hardship, Gwen and her daughter, Jules, do all they can to hold on to their joy, despite the instability surfacing in their world.
Style: thought provoking, bleak, serious, futuristic, captivating ...
Plot: unemployment, corporation, life is a bitch, family relations, society, single parent, mother daughter relationship, technology, distopia, hologram, parenthood, imagination ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, united states, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 113K
The Giver (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, philosophical, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, future dystopia, society, utopia, youth, rebelliousness, life is a bitch, teaching the ways of the world, destiny, danger, human nature, fighting the system ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Brave New World (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 415 min.
TV show
Story: In a utopia whose perfection hinges upon control of monogamy and privacy, members of the collective begin to question the rules, putting their regimented society on a collision course with forbidden love and revolution.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, thought provoking, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: future dystopia, life is a bitch, distopia, utopia, dystopic future, genetic engineering, society, politics, satire, social differences, technology, totalitarianism ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 7.1
 67K
1984 (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, disturbing, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, brainwashing, totalitarianism, fascism, against humanity, society, politics, fall in love, life is a bitch, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, year 1984, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 49K
THX 1138 (1971)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: People in the future live in a totalitarian society. A technician named THX 1138 lives a mundane life between work and taking a controlled consumption of drugs that the government uses to make puppets out of people. As THX is without drugs for the ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: distopia, totalitarianism, prison, utopia, future dystopia, fighting the system, hologram, chaos, technology gone awry, separated, surveillance, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 42K
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as "firemen", to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag begins to question the morality of ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tense, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, book, totalitarianism, social decay, fighting the system, resistance, book burning, oppression, introspection, rebelliousness, satire ...
Time: future, 1960s, near future, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It. (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, offbeat, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: catastrophe, satire, rock, pregnancy, end of the world, concert, profanity, graphic violence, fascism, sport team, drugs/alcohol, political unrest ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future, 1960s
Place: texas, new mexico, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 981
LX 2048 (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the near future, the sun has become so toxic people can no longer leave their houses in daytime, and normal life is conducted mostly inside the virtual realm. Against this dystopian backdrop, a dying man seeks to ensure the future well-being of ...
Style: exciting, touching, thought provoking, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, mortality, virtual reality, terminal illness, family relations, catastrophe, father child relationship, clones, ecological disaster, virtual world, radiation ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.9
 189K
Brazil (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Low-level bureaucrat Sam Lowry escapes the monotony of his day-to-day life through a recurring daydream of himself as a virtuous hero saving a beautiful damsel. Investigating a case that led to the wrongful arrest and eventual death of an innocent ...
Style: futuristic, cult film, thought provoking, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: distopia, fighting the system, surveillance, hallucination, dark humor, satire, mistaken identity, chase, alternate reality, paranoia, dystopic future, giant ...
Time: future, year 1984
Place: england, london, europe, britain, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 776
Puzzlehead (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In a post apocalyptic world where technology is outlawed, Walter, a reclusive scientist, secretly creates a self-aware android, "Puzzlehead". Jealously erupts when Puzzlehead wins the affection of Julia, the beautiful shopgirl that Walter ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: a.i., man versus machine, obsession, future dystopia, chaos, androids and robots, society, love triangle, technology gone awry, betrayal, self discovery, scientist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Distant Thunder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Patty is lying awake one night in a church basement, distraught and scared. She is to be executed the next morning for refusing to take the Mark of the Beast. Patty knows what lies ahead if she takes the mark but can still not believe in Christ.When ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian propaganda, distopia, minister, religion, religious persecution, preacher, guillotine, christian, bible prophecy, end of the world
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 590
Target (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 158 min.
Story: In the year 2020, a group of wealthy Moscovites travel to an abandoned astrophysics complex, rumoured to have enough power to halt the process of aging.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, captivating, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: utopia, family relations, aging, obsession, human nature, social differences, couples, elderly, youth, society, escapades, fountain of youth ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
Place: russia, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
How to Get from Here to There (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Upon the death of his mother, a gay man in blue-collar America returns to his childhood home. There he discovers a cardboard time machine that he made when he was a boy. As he uses it to get glimpses of his future, he ponders the weight of his ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, sexy, rough, psychological
Plot: death of mother, gay, getting home, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, road trip, gay interest
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 27K
Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: contemplative, serious, captivating, cult film, light ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, space and aliens, outer space, robot, distopia, environmentalism, fighting the system, factory, biosphere, greenhouse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 624
White Dwarf (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a distant future New York medical student Driscoll Rampart accomplishes his internship at Rusta, a rural planet that doesn't revolve around its axis and therefore is divided into contrasting halves of eternal day vs. eternal night. One is a ...
Style: futuristic, offbeat, serious
Plot: space travel, doctors and patients, supernatural ability, supernatural, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, danger, society, chases and races, misfit, human nature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
No Blade of Grass (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A strange new virus has appeared, which only attacks strains of grasses such as wheat and rice, and the world is descending into famine and chaos. Architect John, along with his family and friends, is making his way from London to his brother's ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, family in danger, chaos, family relations, contamination, virus, distopia, farm, danger, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: england, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.2
 126
Able Edwards (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of the clone of a famous entertainment mogul created to revive the glory days of his deceased predecessor's corporation. In the process of restoring reality entertainment to a synthetic, virtual world, the clone relizes he has yet to ...
Style: clever, bleak, stylized, serious, experimental ...
Plot: space station, outer space, cyberspace, workplace, workplace intrigue, society, life is a bitch, ambition, rivalry, boss and employee, cloning, top executive ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Handmaid's Tale (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a dystopicly polluted rightwing religious tyranny, a young woman is put in sexual slavery on account of her now rare fertility.
Style: thought provoking, serious, contemplative, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: political unrest, impregnation, distopia, surrogate mother, rebellion, pregnancy, slavery, escape, rape, sexism, paranoia, politics ...
Time: future
Place: canada, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Rain Without Thunder (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This evocative faux documentary imagines a dystopian near future in which the government monitors every woman's sexual activity. At its center is Allison Golding (Ali Thomas), serving a life sentence for having an abortion. As politicians, ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, bleak, futuristic, realistic ...
Plot: future dystopia, injustice, feminism, legal action, legal, against the rules, fighting the system, fascism, society, life is a bitch, state affairs, profanity ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 433
Cyborg 2087 (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the future world of the year 2087, freedom of thought is illegal and the thoughts of the world's populations are controlled by the government. A small band of "free thinkers" send a cyborg back in time to the year 1966 to prevent a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: distopia, cyborgs, telepathy, assassin, time travel, mind control, scientist, experiment, future dystopia, sent to the future, tyranny, time traveler ...
Time: future, 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, captivating, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, a.i., adoption, future dystopia, distopia, androids, cyberpunk, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.8
 285K
Gattaca (1997)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Science fiction drama about a future society in the era of indefinite eugenics where humans are set on a life course depending on their DNA. The young Vincent Freeman is born with a condition that would prevent him from space travel, yet he is ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, intellectual, neo noir, twists and turns ...
Plot: distopia, fighting the system, future dystopia, discrimination, genetics, paraplegic, philosophy, eugenics, society, heart disease, space travel, destiny ...
Time: future, near future
Place: riviera, detroit, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Astronaut: The Last Push (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a tragic accident cuts short the first manned mission to explore life on the moons of Jupiter, Michael Forrest must make the 3 year journey home to Earth in pure solitude
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, contemplative
Plot: space travel, outer space, isolation, mission gone awry, confined, solitude, spacecraft, asteroids and comets, accident, heroes, human in outer space, loneliness ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 28K
Equals (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Indonesia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A futuristic love story set in a world where emotions have been eradicated.
Style: futuristic, complex, artsy, intense, intellectual ...
Plot: utopia, dystopic future, infected, love, depression, society, relationships, post apocalypse, apocalypse, outer space, loneliness, lie ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 12K
Air (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the near future, breathable air is nonexistent. Virtually all of humanity has disappeared, and those chosen to reestablish society reside in a controlled state of suspended animation. Two engineers tasked with guarding the last hope for mankind ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, suspense, dark ...
Plot: freezing, isolation, survival, distopia, apocalypse, humanity, contamination, science, bunker, laboratory, save the world, alternate reality ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Virtual Encounters (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Happy birthday, Amy. Amy's boyfriend Michael gave her the deluxe, super-duper virtual encounter. This is his way of removing her inhibitions and allowing her to fulfill the desires hidden deep inside. He finds he has a real tiger by the tail.
Style: stylized, futuristic, sexy, erotic, serious
Plot: wild ride, love and romance, gender, sexual relations, human nature, innocence lost, computers and web, sexual content, tattoo, cunnilingus, male underwear, simulated blow job ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Anna to the Infinite Power (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anna Hart was always an odd child, a genius, a shoplifter, desperately afraid of flickering lights, with strange prophetic dreams. Simultaneously, several strange things begin to happen. A strange, mysterious neighbor, by the name of MacKayla moves ...
Style: scary, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: cloning, self discovery, experiment gone awry, siblings relations, prodigy, family, supernatural ability, misfit, family relations, teacher, nurse, clones ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 19
Svart hav (1980)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a dystopian future set in the northern part of Norway, a big corporation have stripped the sea of fish leaving locals without food and income.
Style: social realism, futuristic
Plot: starvation, survival, small community, fisherman, sea, fishing
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 761
The Spring (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man and his son stumble onto a modern-day fountain of youth while camping in the woods.
Plot: fountain of youth, doctor, father son relationship, spring, eternal youth, secret, euthanasia, outsider, police, small town, accident, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%