Steampunk movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant steampunk movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out stylized, exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, serious and clever films and TV shows about / with steampunk, adventure, mentor, fantasy world, storytelling, escapades, catastrophe, transformation, good versus evil and dialogue plots mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
steampunk movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as steampunk: Mortal Engines (2018), 9 (2009), Treasure Planet (2002), Wild Wild West (1999), Sherlock Holmes (2009), Steamboy (2004), Sucker Punch (2011), Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013), Castle in the Sky (1986), Harlock: Space Pirate (2013).

List of steampunk movies

Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, entertaining, sinister ...
Plot: steampunk, resistance, survival, danger, artifact, save the world, revenge, post apocalypse, machine, love and romance, robot, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future
Place: asia, big ben london
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9 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world. All humans are gone, and it is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their ...
Style: surreal, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: vestiges of humanity, survival, man versus machine, fate of humanity, steampunk, parallel world, technology gone awry, objects come to life, post war, heroes, friendship, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future, 1940s
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Treasure Planet (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When space galleon cabin boy Jim Hawkins discovers a map to an intergalactic "loot of a thousand worlds," a cyborg cook named John Silver teaches him to battle supernovas and space storms. But, soon, Jim realizes Silver is a pirate intent ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, treasure hunt, pirate, adventure, alien, spacecraft, steampunk, betrayal, treasure, escapades, map ...
Time: future, 18th century
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Wild Wild West (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Legless Southern inventor Dr. Arliss Loveless plans to rekindle the Civil War by assassinating President U.S. Grant. Only two men can stop him: gunfighter James West and master-of-disguise and inventor Artemus Gordon. The two must team up to thwart ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, steampunk, partners against crime, reluctant partners, escapades, weapon system, law enforcement, heroic mission, vengeance, heroes, master villain, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, future
Place: usa, utah, washington d.c.
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Dark Portals: The Chronicles of Vidocq (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paris. 1830. In the heart of the town, Vidocq, a famous detective, disappeared as he fights the Alchemist, an assassin that he has been pursuing for a few months. His young biographer, Etienne Boisset, decides to have revenge on Vidocq's death ...
Style: suspenseful, surreal, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, who done it, serial killer, crimes, uncover truth, danger, steampunk, alchemy, virgin, immortality, murder, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1800s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, intellectual, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, riddles and clues, investigation, sherlock holmes, prodigy, partners, hotshot hero, murder, intelligence, clue, adventure, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, tower bridge london ...
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Steamboy (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After receiving a package from his Grandfather, Rei, a young inventor living in England during the mid-19th century, has his life thrown into disarray. The package contains a "Steam Ball", a device of incredible power, and a letter asking ...
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: steampunk, adventure, ball, boy, inventor, steam, technology gone awry, deadly weapon, rescue, take over, heroes, danger ...
Time: 19th century, future, 1860s
Place: england, alaska, manchester, manchester england, japan ...
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Sucker Punch (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, sexy, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual abuse, imaginary, escape from reality, confined, adventure, escape, violence, imagination, survival, child abuse, danger, patient ...
Place: vermont
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: exciting, cynical, intellectual, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, private detective, mind game, hotshot hero, mystery, master villain, verbal byplay, escapades, partners against crime, intelligence, sherlock holmes, detective inspector ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, germany ...
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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, good versus evil, bounty hunter, adventure, siblings relations, danger, troll, black magic, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, transformation ...
Place: dungeon
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Castle in the Sky (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pirate, friendship, magic, imaginary kingdom, princess, chess, on the run, storm, megalomaniac, family secret, steampunk, crystal ...
Place: mine, wales, japan, tokyo
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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: To prevent a world war from breaking out, famous characters from Victorian literature band together to do battle against a cunning villain.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventurer, superhero, immortality, adventure, secret service, vampire, save the world, master villain, heroic mission, danger, invisible man, mastermind ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: europe, venice, italy, africa, berlin germany ...
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Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Space Pirate Captain Harlock and his fearless crew face off against the space invaders who seek to conquer the planet Earth.
Style: futuristic, epic, exciting, tense, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, space travel, spacecraft, outer space, space wars, battles, escapades, rebelliousness, rebellion, hopes, rivalry, adventure ...
Time: future
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo
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Mutant Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It's the year 2707. Earth's natural resources have all but been exhausted by mankind. Battles rage for the remainder between the competing Corporations. During one such battle the seal is broken and awakens an ancient and deadly machine ...
Style: stylized, bleak, serious, gloomy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, soldier, steampunk, faith, zombie, life is a bitch, heroic mission, future dystopia, imaginary, military, heroes, man versus machine ...
Time: future
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Memories (1995)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this anime trilogy, a salvage ship crew happens upon a haunted vessel in Magnetic Rose; a cold tablet turns a lab worker into a biological weapon in Stink Bomb; and an urban populace carries on an endless war with an unseen foe in Cannon Fodder. ...
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: steampunk, anthology, laboratory, society, battles, ghost, ship, life is a bitch, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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Iron Sky (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Germany, Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers.
Style: futuristic, stylized, light, clever, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invasion, moon, nazism, ufo, space travel, outer space, space station, chaos and mayhem, secret hideout, deadly weapon, rivalry, parallel universe ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, battleship, washington d.c., germany
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Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When gigantic robots attack New York City, "Sky Captain" uses his private air force to fight them off. His ex-girlfriend, reporter Polly Perkins, has been investigating the recent disappearance of prominent scientists. Suspecting a link ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: danger, heroic mission, save the world, robot, kidnapping, mad scientist, adventure, good versus evil, transformation, heroes, battle, apocalypse ...
Time: future, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1939
Place: nepal, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, mine, himalaya
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Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a global war, the seaside kingdom known as the Valley Of The Wind remains one of the last strongholds on Earth untouched by a poisonous jungle and the powerful insects that guard it. Led by the courageous Princess Nausicaä, the people of the ...
Style: serious, epic, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: save the world, apocalypse, toxic, princess, ecology, adventure, steampunk, coming of age, war, chaos, environmentalism, escapades ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, adventure, family, young heroes, fish out of water, disorder, escapades, danger, prejudice, steampunk ...
Time: victorian
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Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, scenic ...
Plot: robin hood, thief, archer, crossbow, village, steampunk, hoodie, sheriff, crimes, corrupted ruler, heroes, money ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, dungeon, mine
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Romeo 3000 (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: This be the year 3000. The world has been enveloped within the flames of nuclear warfare, bringing with it a new dark age. In these times, technology can be a rare blessing, or curse, depending on its discovery and / or use. What is left of ...
Style: romantic
Plot: steampunk, romance, shakespeare, wasteland, post apocalypse, sword and sorcery, shakespeare's romeo and juliet
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The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: UK, Canada
Story: The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne is a 22-episode science fiction television series in the steampunk genre that first aired in June 2000 on CBC Television in Canada and in syndication in the United States. The plot concept is predicated on a ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: steampunk, rescue, parallel world, society, writer's life, escapades, chases and races, imaginary, adventure, obsessive quest, man versus machine, adventurer ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 19th century
Place: europe, england
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Time Bandits (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they've purloined a map charting all of the holes in the fabric of time and are using it to steal ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, absurd, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: treasure, time travel, map, giant, adventurer, good versus evil, magic, dwarf, burglary, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary ...
Place: ancient greece, london, england, europe
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Metropolis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Duke Red has overseen the construction of a massive Ziggurat to extend his power across the whole planet. Tima, a robot-girl built in the image of his deceased daughter, is at the core of these plans. However, after escaping the Duke's clutches ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: robot, skyscraper, megalomaniac, metropolis, steampunk, heroic mission, uncover truth, adventure, future dystopia, heroes, bio weapon, protest ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
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City of Ember (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. Now, two teenagers, ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, light, bad ending ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, mayor, ancient mystery, danger, post apocalypse, steampunk, underground, isolation, race against time, escapades, save the day, chases and races ...
Time: future
Place: mine
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, fairy tale, light, semi serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, magic, magical creature, teleportation, magic wand, chase, friendship, rescue, adventure, robbery, sister sister relationship, englishman abroad ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, arizona, dungeon, england
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Patema Inverted (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In an underground world where tunnels extend everywhere, even though they live in dark and confined spaces, people wear protective clothes and lead quiet and enjoyable lives. Patema, a princess in her underground village, loves to explore the ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, sentimental, twist ending, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: post apocalypse, escapades, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, friendship, runaway, fighting the system, culture clash, jumping, school, adventure, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking home.
Style: touching, captivating, atmospheric, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, palaces castles and temples, self discovery, adventure, imaginary, love and romance, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, magical, transformation, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo
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John Carter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, mysterious planet, space travel, mars, imaginary kingdom, heroes, space wars, danger, princess, save the day, martian, alien race ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, future
Place: arizona, virginia
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The Legend of Korra (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Legend of Korra is an American animated television series that premiered on the Nickelodeon television network in 2012. It was created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a sequel to their series Avatar: The Last Airbender, which ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, funny
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magical, master warrior, supernatural ability, young heroes, danger, imaginary, journey, chosen one, youth, heroes, good versus evil, friendship ...
Place: asia
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