Utopia quest movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant utopia quest movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, futuristic, exciting, visually appealing, suspenseful and stylized films and TV shows about / with utopia quest, danger, imaginary, escapades, distopia, heroes, storytelling, dialogue, technology and future dystopia plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Adventure genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as utopia quest: Lathe of Heaven (2002), Charisma (1999), Coma (2019), Toward the Terra (1980), The Lathe of Heaven (1980), Solarbabies (1986), The Time Machine (1978), Cargo (2009), Zardoz (1974), Watership Down (1978).

List of utopia quest movies

Lathe of Heaven (2002)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a near future society a man claims that his dreams physically change reality. His therapist is confused at first but soon decides to use him for his own gain. The 2002 adaptation discards a significant portion of the original plot, some essential ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: utopia quest, therapist, dream, psychiatrist, manipulation, supernatural, changing the past or future, supernatural ability, imaginary, manipulations
Time: future
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Charisma (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seasoned detective is called in to rescue a politician held hostage by a lunatic. In a brief moment of uncertainty, he misses the chance for action. Leaving his job and family without explanation, he makes his way to a mountain forest, ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, philosophical, serious ...
Plot: self discovery, obsessive quest, wilderness, haunted by the past, kidnapping, isolation, environmentalism, rescue, mysterious character, poisoning, redemption, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
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Coma (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a colossal and mysterious accident a young talented architect comes back to his senses in a very odd world that only resembles the reality. This world is based on the memories of the ones who live in it - people who are currently finding ...
Style: enigmatic, exciting, futuristic, atmospheric, melancholic
Plot: subconscious, coma, architect, imaginary, society, flash forward, couples, getting home, utopia quest, virtual world, accident, sect ...
Place: russia
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Toward the Terra (1980)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young boy learns he is part of a powerful race of psionic humans who must fight the normal humans determined to keep them from Earth.
Plot: supernatural power, outer space, mutant, space opera, passion, utopia quest, space colony, teenage boy, human versus computer
Time: future
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The Lathe of Heaven (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: George Orr, a man whose dreams can change waking reality, tries to suppress this unpredictable gift with drugs. Dr. Haber, an assigned psychiatrist, discovers the gift to be real and hypnotically induces Mr. Orr to change reality for the benefit of ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: interracial relations, alternate reality, telekinesis, supernatural ability, imaginary, utopia, hypnosis, future dystopia, society, supernatural, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: portland oregon
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Solarbabies (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a future in which most water has disappeared from the Earth, we find a group of children, mostly teenagers, who are living at an orphanage, run by the despotic rulers of the new Earth. The group in question plays a hockey based game on roller ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, captivating, tense
Plot: future dystopia, drought, orphan, teenager, survival, save the world, adventure, apocalypse, escapades, danger, life is a bitch, rescue ...
Time: future
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The Time Machine (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A scientist builds a machine that will enable him to travel back and forth in time, but when he puts it in motion, he gets more than he bargained for.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, cannibalism, save the world, disorder, chaos, mutant, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, obsessive quest, adventure, supernatural ...
Time: future, 20th century
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Cargo (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story of CARGO takes place on rusty space-freighter KASSANDRA on its way to Station 42. The young medic LAURA is the only one awake on board while the rest of the crew lies frozen in hibernation sleep. In 4 months will Laura's shift be over.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, teleportation, isolation, danger, uncover truth, space and aliens, space colony, parallel world, escapades, cargo ship ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Zardoz (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the far future, a savage trained only to kill finds a way into the community of bored immortals that alone preserves humanity's achievements.
Style: cult film, futuristic, surreal, stylized, contemplative ...
Plot: immortality, distopia, rebellion, stowaway, death wish, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, a.i., danger, escapades, imaginary, society ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Watership Down (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the warren belonging to a community of rabbits is threatened, a brave group led by Fiver, Bigwig, Blackberry and Hazel leave their homeland in a search of a safe new haven.
Style: emotional, serious, cult film, gloomy, adult animation ...
Plot: adventure, rabbit, friendship, journey, violence, survival, family, in the woods, animal life, a vision, wounded animal, bird ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
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The Great Adventure of Horus, Prince of the Sun (1968)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Horus, a kid living in a unnamed Scandinavian/Eastern Europe culture of the Iron Age, recovers the Sword of the Sun from the rock giant Moog and learns from his dying father that he must returns to his ancestral territory. In the process, he defends ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: giant, young, good versus evil, family, adventure, danger, imaginary, obsessive quest, escapades, odd couple, curses spells and rituals, friendship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: scandinavia, japan
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The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: adventure, jungle, utopia, obsessive quest, danger, village life, village, dysfunctional family, immigrants, power, nature, mental illness ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, central america, latin america, baltimore ...
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Princess Mononoke (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to ...
Style: captivating, emotional, exciting, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, adventure, demon, mythology, heroic mission, princess, danger, talking animals, curses spells and rituals, in the woods, master warrior, hopes ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Future Boy Conan (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Post nuclear future. Earth has been almost completely submerged by oceans. Indastria, an hyper-technological isle, is the new world capital. Conan is the only survived boy in the attempt of a bunch of astronauts to escape the earth when nuke bombs ...
Style: uplifting, serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, island, post apocalypse, adventure, starting over, super weapon, extinction, escapades, settlement, bittersweet, future dystopia, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century
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The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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: mind bending, thought provoking, philosophical, cerebral, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, distopia, chosen one, man versus machine, save the world, hacker, virtual reality, alternate reality, imaginary, freedom ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles
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The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspense, contemplative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, freedom, virtual reality, alternate reality, chosen one, warrior, save the world, heroes, fighting the system, precognition ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 23rd century
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The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, philosophical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, man versus machine, alternate reality, post apocalypse, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, technology gone awry, precognition, save the world, chosen one, mind control ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 23rd century ...
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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: cult film, futuristic, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: totalitarianism, utopia, apocalypse, chase, distopia, post apocalypse, robot, runaway, on the run, fighting the system, murder, laser ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: washington d.c., usa, u.s. capitol building, new york
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Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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 NausicaƤ, the people of the ...
Style: serious, epic, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: save the world, steampunk, apocalypse, toxic, ecology, adventure, princess, airplane, giant, post apocalypse, coming of age, war ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: japan, tokyo
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Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, uplifting, emotional ...
Plot: clergy, saint, leper, family relations, bishop, materialism, life is a bitch, society, folk hero, hopes, parents and children, introspection ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, quarry
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, jerusalem
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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, atmospheric, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: genetic engineering, distopia, helicopter, utopia, love and romance, society, state affairs, danger, life is a bitch, rescue, government agency, social differences ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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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: psychotronic, propaganda film
Plot: conformity, cloning, utopia, pleasure, doomed romance, utopia quest, totalitarianism, eternal youth, technology, pregnancy, death of protagonist, death of mother ...
Time: future
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Astro Boy (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, futuristic, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, rebelliousness, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, selflessness, society, androids and robots ...
Time: 80s, future, 60s
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Appleseed (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 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?
Style: mecha, exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, a.i., vestiges of humanity, apocalypse, genetic engineering, imaginary, graphic violence, adventure, danger, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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Alphaville (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American private-eye, arrives in Alphaville, a futuristic city on another planet which is ruled by an evil scientist named Von Braun, who has outlawed love and self-expression.
Style: futuristic, stylized, thought provoking, atmospheric, clever ...
Plot: distopia, surrealism, neo noir, totalitarianism, noir, urban, human nature, behavior control, anti conformity, creator, dehumanization, ruler ...
Time: future, 50s, 1950s
Place: paris france
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Kimba the White Lion (1965)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The adventures of a brave and optimistic little white lion, moral leader for good animals in a jungle surrounded by dangers.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, orphan, danger, heroes, animal life, jungle, escapades, adventure, family, lion, utopia quest, surrealism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: africa
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Toward the Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: In the future, mankind's seemingly utopian society is strictly controlled by the government, and anything that threatens to disrupt the status quo is ruthlessly suppressed. When 14 year-old Jomy begins to question the way society is run he ...
Style: futuristic, psychological, bleak, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, escapades, obsessive quest, imaginary, supernatural ability, space travel, chaos, adulthood, mind control, life is a bitch, youth, man versus machine ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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