Utopia movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant utopia movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out visually appealing, thought provoking, complex, serious, stylized and cerebral films and TV shows about / with utopia, catastrophe, distopia, life philosophy, storytelling, first contact, mentor, dialogue, technology and death plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
utopia movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as utopia: Tomorrowland (2015), La Belle verte (1996), The Giver (2014), Pleasantville (1998), The Time Machine (2002), The Beach (2000), Demolition Man (1993), The Island (2005), Mr. Nobody (2009), Dinotopia (2002).

List of utopia movies

Tomorrowland (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, France, Canada, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and ...
Style: visually appealing, exciting, thought provoking, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: utopia, time travel, adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth, androids and robots, obsessive quest, alternate world, alternate dimension, end of the world, robot ...
Time: future, 60s, 2010s
Place: florida, new york, paris france, africa, houston texas
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La Belle verte (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: As part of an intergalactic coalition, a well-meaning space alien volunteers to bring a message of self-actualization and harmony with nature to the one planet rejected by all her peers as incorrigible: Earth.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, light, humorous, spiritual ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: utopia, ecology, human nature, spirituality, society, nature, family, space and aliens, environmental issue, benign alien, peaceful mission, environmental ...
Place: paris france, europe
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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, exciting ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: distopia, memory, youth, future dystopia, society, community, fighting the system, post apocalypse, humanity, life is a bitch, utopia, rebelliousness ...
Time: future, 2040s
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Pleasantville (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Geeky teenager David and his popular twin sister, Jennifer, get sucked into the black-and-white world of a 1950s TV sitcom called "Pleasantville," and find a world where everything is peachy keen all the time. But when Jennifer's ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, surreal, light ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen drama
Plot: time travel, alternate reality, small town, coming of age, parallel world, utopia, symbolism, satire, distopia, small town life, parallel universe, teenager ...
Time: 50s, future, 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france
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The Time Machine (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, post apocalypse, dystopic future, steampunk, obsessive quest, adventure, chase, changing the past or future, apocalypse, loss of loved one, escapades ...
Time: future, distant future, near future, 2030s, 1890s ...
Place: usa, egypt, new york
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The Beach (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.
Style: psychological, scenic, tense, intellectual, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: island, adventurer, travel, utopia, obsessive quest, exotic island, tourist, drugs, beach, insanity, marijuana, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2000
Place: thailand, southeast asia, bangkok thailand
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Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, cyberpunk, future dystopia, utopia, dystopic future, time travel, crime fighter, maverick cop, police, violence, good versus evil, surveillance ...
Time: future, 2030s, near future, 80s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Island (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In 2019, Lincoln Six-Echo is a resident of a seemingly "Utopian" but contained facility. Like all of the inhabitants of this carefully-controlled environment, Lincoln hopes to be chosen to go to The Island — reportedly the last ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: distopia, escape, cloning, fugitives, future dystopia, technology gone awry, island, clones, lookalikes, utopia, life is a bitch, conspiracy ...
Time: future, year 2019, 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Mr. Nobody (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, Canada, France, UK, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, surreal, philosophical, mind bending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time, alternate reality, destiny, philosophy, surrealism, utopia, depression, love and romance, butterfly effect, life changing experience, multiple outcomes, quantum physics ...
Time: future, year 1975, 21st century, 20th century
Place: canada
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Dinotopia (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 250 min.
TV show
Story: Carl and David, two boys flying a small aircraft over the ocean with their father, crash land near an uncharted island. The boys swim safely to shore, but their father unfortunately drowns in the crash. On their own, the brothers explore the island ...
Style: serious, exciting, feel good, captivating, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, utopia, expedition, island, adventure, giant creature, sibling rivalry, family relations, imaginary kingdom, dangerous animal, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Village (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, macabre, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: plot twist, isolation, forest, utopia, village, psychology, twists and turns, mysterious place, mystery, village life, small town, wooing ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 19th century, 1890s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new england
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Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Some survivors of a drowning ship are rescued by Captain Nemo and his submarine crew. They are taken to an underwater city, where they may be trapped for the rest of their lives.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: utopia, submarine, ocean, sea, steampunk, killer animal, underwater city, woman with a gun, shipwreck, isolation, race against time, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
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Rose Island (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1968, engineer Giorgio Rosa established the independent state called "The Isle of Roses" off the coast of Rimini, built on a platform outside the territorial waters, with Esperanto as the official language. The Italian authorities did ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating
Plot: utopia, politics, civil engineer, island, conflict of interest, social issues, social problems, political conflict, satire, social satire, anarchism, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: year 1967, 60s, year 1968
Place: italy, new york, rome italy
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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: robot, cyberpunk, distopia, androids and robots, dystopic future, technology gone awry, utopia, cloning, clones, future dystopia, physical appearance, cyborgs ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: san diego california
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The Truman Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Truman Burbank is the star of "The Truman Show", a 24-hour-a-day "reality" TV show that broadcasts every aspect of his life -- live and in color -- without his knowledge. His entire life has been an unending soap opera for ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, psychological, touching, surreal ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: freedom, self discovery, video surveillance, small town, fictional reality show, paranoia, hidden camera, alternate reality, utopia, loneliness, morality, deception ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: florida, usa
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The Good Place (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Eleanor Shellstrop, an ordinary woman who, through an extraordinary string of events, enters the afterlife where she comes to realize that she hasn't been a very good person. With the help of her wise afterlife mentor, she's determined to ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: afterlife, karma, ethics, death, paradise, utopia, self sacrifice, deception, hell, female protagonist, heaven, morality ...
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Allegiant (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior and Tobias Eaton venture into the world outside of the fence and are taken into protective custody by a mysterious agency known as the Bureau of Genetic Welfare.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, teenager, post apocalypse, utopia, surveillance, female protagonist, brainwashing, manipulation, survival, betrayal, chase, memory ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois, north america
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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: thought provoking, touching, harsh, intense, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, utopia, nature, survival, village, obsessive quest, mental illness, immigrants, father son relationship, missionary, inventor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: latin america, central america, usa, south america, baltimore ...
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Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, space station, future dystopia, class conflict, distopia, dystopic future, space and aliens, ecological disaster, post apocalypse, apocalypse, utopia, dark future ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, south africa, usa
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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, philosophical, serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, fighting the system, cyberpunk, post apocalypse, utopia, dystopic future, martial arts, rebellion, future dystopia, totalitarianism, gunfight, resistance ...
Time: future, 80s, 2000s
Place: beijing china, china
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Bicentennial Man (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Richard Martin buys a gift, a new NDR-114 robot. The product is named Andrew by the youngest of the family's children. "Bicentennial Man" follows the life and times of Andrew, a robot purchased as a household appliance programmed to ...
Style: futuristic, philosophical, inspirational, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: robot, androids and robots, life philosophy, dystopic future, artificial intelligence, cyborgs, androids, cyberpunk, love story, immortality, man versus machine, solitude ...
Time: future, 2040s, 23rd century, near future, 22nd century ...
Place: san francisco
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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: thought provoking, bleak, talky, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: distopia, totalitarianism, dystopic future, surveillance, future dystopia, cyberpunk, prison, androids and robots, alone in the world, fighting the system, utopia, prison escape ...
Time: future
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Logan's Run (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, apocalyptic, psychotronic, cerebral, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, utopia, cat, robot, totalitarianism, artificial intelligence, biosphere, runaway, end of the world, space opera, chase ...
Time: future, 70s, 23rd century
Place: washington d.c., new york, usa
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Her (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. ...
Style: philosophical, futuristic, melancholic, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, love, philosophy, existentialism, human nature, a.i., unlikely relationship, cyberspace, romance, unlikely couple, relationship problems ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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: artsy, futuristic, intellectual, intense, touching ...
Plot: post apocalypse, utopia, dystopic future, depression, relationships, apocalypse, loneliness, genetics, immortality, character study, brutality, love story ...
Time: future, near future
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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, psychological ...
Plot: distopia, fighting the system, genetics, twists and turns, discrimination, society, eugenics, paraplegic, future dystopia, science, utopia, philosophy ...
Time: future, near future
Place: riviera, detroit, french riviera
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Cloud Atlas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, China
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future. ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, futuristic, surreal, enigmatic ...
Plot: distopia, reincarnation, dystopic future, destiny, life & death, multiple storylines, life philosophy, human nature, karma, tribe, post apocalypse, utopia ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1975, year 1936, distant future ...
Place: san francisco, belgium, seoul, south korea, hawaii
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Zootopia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.
Style: feel good, witty, allegory, funny, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, teens, pre-teens
Plot: animals, disney, rabbit, stereotypes, adventure, talking animals, anthropomorphism, police, anthropomorphic animal, conspiracy, happy ending, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2016
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Childhood's End (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 247 min.
TV show
Story: After peaceful aliens invade earth, humanity finds itself living in a utopia under the indirect rule of the aliens, but does this utopia come at a price?
Style: suspenseful, philosophical, suspense, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, demon, twists and turns, alien, space travel, space and aliens, life philosophy, science, sacrifice, religion, humanity, dishonesty ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century
Place: usa, israel
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Together (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Elisabeth leaves her abusive and drunken husband Rolf, and goes to live with her brother, Göran. The year is 1975 and Göran lives in a commune called Together. Living in this leftist commune Elisabeth learns that the world can be viewed from ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hippie, commune, love, lesbian, friendship, utopia, idealism, gay, ideology, lifestyle, lgbt, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, year 1975, 20th century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia
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