Near future movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant near future movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with distopia, murder, death, gun, chase, fight, violence, betrayal, blood and brutality plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as near future: The Purge: Election Year (2016), Alita: Battle Angel (2019), Upgrade (2018), Hardcore Henry (2015), A.I. Rising (2018), Cruel & Unusual (2014), Upload (2020), The Cloverfield Paradox (2018), Omniscient (2020), The Time Machine (2002).

List of near future movies

The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On ...
Style: brutal, intense, bloody, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gunfight, class differences, distopia, fighting the system, survival, murder, violence, politics, death, social decay, rebellion, female politician ...
Time: near future
Place: florida, washington d.c.
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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: captivating, exciting, suspense, enigmatic, tech noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, female warrior, distopia, female protagonist, nanotechnology, martial arts, tough girl, woman fights a man, bounty hunter, adaptation, danger ...
Time: near future, future
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 7.5
 170K
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: futuristic, thought provoking, surprise ending, experimental, tech noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, super soldier, nanotechnology, cyborgs, microchip, distopia, murder, implant, robotics, super computer, experimental technology ...
Time: future, near future
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 6.7
 91K
Hardcore Henry (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Henry, a newly resurrected cyborg who must save his wife/creator from the clutches of a psychotic tyrant with telekinetic powers, AKAN, and his army of mercenaries. Fighting alongside Henry is Jimmy, who is Henry's only hope to make it through ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: stylized violence, cyborgs, murder, memory loss, survival, psychopath, chase, terrorist group, fight scenes, violence, soldier, danger ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 5.2
 9K
A.I. Rising (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Serbia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a lonely mission to Alpha Centauri, Milutin is teamed up with Nimani 1345, a female cyborg designed to fulfill his every need. At first thrilled to be able to control her, Sebastian grows tired of having his desires fulfilled so easily. Longing ...
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, intellectual, sentimental
Plot: artificial intelligence, outer space, space mission, corporation, cosmonaut, male female relationship, spacecraft, androids, distopia, trapped in space, love, space station ...
Time: near future, future
Place: soviet union, ussr
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Cruel & Unusual (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wrongly condemned for killing his wife, a man finds himself in a mysterious institution where he is sentenced to relive her death for eternity.
Style: mind bending, suspense, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: false accusation, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, life sentence, murder of wife, time loop, violence, danger, couple relations, sexual abuse ...
Time: near future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 8.0
 46K
Upload (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: In the future where humans are able to “upload” themselves into their preferred choice of afterlife, Nathan meets his early death and is greeted by Nora in his version of heaven. Follow the two as Nathan grows accustomed to life away from his ...
Style: futuristic, romantic, humorous, light
Plot: virtual reality, hi-tech, life after death, uncover truth, afterlife, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, technology, virtual world, murder, love interest, mysterious death, friendship ...
Time: 2030s, near future, 2020s, future
Place: brooklyn new york city
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The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Orbiting above a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.
Style: suspense, tense, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: space station, trapped in space, scientist, giant monster, alien, experiment gone awry, self sacrifice, danger, alternate dimension, convulsion, betrayal, earth viewed from space ...
Time: near future, 2000s, 2020s
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Sword Art Online: The Movie - Ordinal Scale (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: People everywhere were enjoying a new game called Ordinal Scale, an ARMMORPG developed exclusively for the Augma, a new wearable console designed for AR (augmented reality) gaming. But, the players had no idea that a nightmare from the virtual world ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, romantic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, virtual reality, game, battles, battle, death, sword, danger, justice, friendship, rivalry, partners ...
Time: near future, future
Place: japan
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 6.4
 2K
Omniscient (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: In a city where citizens are monitored 24/7, a tech employee must outsmart her surveillance drone in order to investigate a murder.
Style: bleak, contemplative, futuristic, psychological, philosophical
Plot: security system, lone hero, distopia, murder, resistance, violence, criminal, fighting the system, human nature, computer hacker, murder investigation, life is a bitch ...
Time: near future
Place: sao paulo brazil
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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: stylized, exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, utopia, changing the past or future, obsessive quest, adventure, dystopic future, steampunk, imaginary, haunted by the past, loneliness, survival ...
Time: future, near future, distant future, 19th century, 2030s ...
Place: new york, usa, egypt
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 8.0
 564K
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: melancholic, futuristic, philosophical, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, existentialism, philosophy, unlikely relationship, a.i., cyberspace, love, human nature, impossible love, unlikely couple, computers and web ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Infinite Dendrogram (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2043, Infinite Dendrogram, the world's first successful full-dive VRMMO was released. In addition to its ability to perfectly simulate the five senses, along with its many other amazing features, the game promised to offer players a ...
Style: captivating, light, stylized, entertaining
Plot: adventure, friend, video game, brother, graduate, romance, friendship, teenage protagonist, heroes, reward, rivals, teamwork ...
Time: near future, future, 2040s
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The Space Between Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young man raised by scientists on Mars returns to Earth to find his father.
Style: romantic, futuristic, light, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, mars, adventure, love story, space colony, travel, astronaut, outer space, destiny, scientist, nasa, road trip ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, california, las vegas
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Years and Years (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As Britain is rocked by unstable political, economic and technological advances, members of the Lyons family converge on one crucial night in 2019. Over the next 15 years, the twists and turns of their everyday lives are explored as we find out if ...
Style: captivating, feel good, entertaining
Plot: family relations, political activism, political satire, society, politics, rebel, female politician, lgbt, lifestyle, distopia, dark humor, family drama ...
Time: near future, year 2019, 2020s
Place: manchester, london, manchester england
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 6.5
 26K
Possessor (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A thriller about an agent who works for a secretive organization that uses brain-implant technology to enable its operatives to inhabit other people's bodies, ultimately driving them to carry out assassinations for high-paying clients.
Style: tech noir, atmospheric, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: assassination attempt, brutality, corporation, machine, distopia, graphic violence, murder, female nudity, male nudity, male objectification, virtual reality, sociopath ...
Time: near future
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 6.1
 50K
Hotel Artemis (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, 'Hotel Artemis' follows the Nurse, who runs a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: hotel, nurse, survival, female killer, organized crime, crime boss, mysterious woman, top secret, murder, mob boss, chase, strong female character ...
Time: near future, 2020s
Place: los angeles
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 8.1
 682K
Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: emotional, harsh, suspense, surprise ending, bloody ...
Plot: super strength, fight scenes, mutant, death of protagonist, superhero, lone hero, invulnerability, anti hero, protector, chase, immortality, rage ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: north dakota, usa, el paso texas, mexico
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The Jurassic Games (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, 10 death row convicts are forced to compete in a virtual reality game that pits them against dinosaurs and each other.
Style: captivating, suspense, futuristic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: dinosaur, virtual reality, death row, convict, competition, violence, murder, game, death, betrayal, adventure, tyrannosaurus rex ...
Time: near future, future
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 6.5
 211K
Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Brazil
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.
Style: exciting, futuristic, touching, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, outer space, father son relationship, space exploration, trapped in space, space mission, solar system, spacecraft, moon, mars, journey, humanity in peril ...
Time: near future, future
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 6.0
 2K
Soulmates (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 269 min.
TV show
Story: Fifteen years into the future, science has made a discovery that changes the lives of everyone on the planet – a test that unequivocally tells you who your soulmate is.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, anthology
Plot: homosexuality, male homosexuality, gay love, gay relationship, homosexual, interracial love, lesbian relationship, science, romance, sexual relations, sexual abuse, gay couple ...
Time: near future
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 6.3
 4K
Ares (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a near future, the world order has changed. With its 10 millions of unemployed citizens, France has now become a poor country. Its people wavers between rebellion and resignation and find an outlet in the shape of TV broadcast ultra brutal fights ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, captivating
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, human experiment, male prostitute, capitalism, fight, murder, police, anarchist, corruption, death of mother, death ...
Time: near future
Place: france, paris france
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 6.7
 30K
Freaks (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, exciting, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, escape, overprotective father, super strength, isolation, young girl, new world, super powers, supernatural power, mutant, grandfather granddaughter relationship, mind control ...
Time: near future
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 6.7
 82K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, society, chaos, escapades, worldwide chaos, post apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, nanotechnology ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
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Plastic Memories (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After failing his college entrance exams, 18 year-old Tsukasa Mizugaki is offered a position at the renowned SAI Corporation, known for its production and management of Giftia, androids that possess human emotions. Tsukasa’s position is in the ...
Style: touching, exciting, disturbing, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: human android relationship, androids, romance, partners, robot, hi-tech, team, aggression, androids and robots, relationships, robot human relationship, robotics ...
Time: near future, future
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 6.0
 167
Nude (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In 2026, a radical change requires everyone to live naked in a pacified and peaceful France. But the murder of a young woman found dressed revives tensions. The investigation is entrusted to a young inspector who collaborates with her ex-partner, ...
Style: controversial, humorous, not serious, light
Plot: police officer, waking up from a coma, police inspector, police investigation, nudism, future dystopia, romantic relationship, obstacle, nude, policewoman, nudity (full frontal - brief), male genitalia ...
Time: near future
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 4.4
 6K
Kite (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the groundbreaking, cult classic anime, KITE tells the story of Sawa, a young woman living in a corrupt society where crime and gangs terrorize the streets. When Sawa's mother and policeman father are found victims of a grisly double ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: violence, drugs/alcohol, vigilantism, vengeance, young heroes, girls with guns, organized crime, betrayal, haunted by the past, mentor, blood, kidnapping ...
Time: near future, 21st century
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 6.3
 40K
Cargo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being infected in the wake of a violent pandemic and with only 48 hours to live, a father struggles to find a new home for his baby daughter.
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, pandemic, aborigine, father daughter relationship, community, boat, survival, australian, infected, baby, danger ...
Time: near future
Place: australia, south australia
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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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: world domination, alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, demon, danger, utopia, alien invasion, dishonesty, humanity in peril, adaptation, evil alien ...
Time: near future, 21st century, future
Place: usa, israel
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Highlander: The Source (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world is falling into chaos. As he roams a crumbling city, Duncan MacLeod, the Highlander, remembers happier times before the love of his life left... Hopeless and alone, MacLeod finds his way to a band of immortal companions, including his ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, tragic hero, race against time, danger, heroes, murder, revenge, adventurer, adventure, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: eastern europe, rome italy, paris france, california
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