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, exciting, suspenseful, captivating and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with distopia, chase, fight, death, danger, post apocalypse, gun, murder, cyberpunk and survival plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as near future: Alita: Battle Angel (2019), Upgrade (2018), The Purge: Election Year (2016), Hardcore Henry (2015), A.I. Rising (2018), Her (2013), Cruel & Unusual (2014), Upload (2020), Mute (2018), Cargo (2017).

List of near future movies

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: exciting, captivating, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, female protagonist, distopia, cyborgs, female warrior, post apocalypse, tough girl, martial arts, woman fights a man, nanotechnology, bounty hunter, one woman army ...
Time: future, near future
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 7.5
 183K
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: thought provoking, futuristic, surprise ending, experimental, neo noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, microchip, cyborgs, revenge, murder, super soldier, distopia, surgery, evil wins, super computer ...
Time: future, near future
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The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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, suspense, intense, bloody, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, survival, murder, politics, violence, class differences, election, gunfight, social decay, death, fighting the system, revenge ...
Time: near future
Place: washington d.c., florida
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 6.7
 95K
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, intense, bloody, suspense ...
Plot: cyborgs, murder, violence, one man army, gunfight, point of view, good versus evil, chase, violent, terrorist, memory loss, psychopath ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 5.1
 13K
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: female robot, outer space, artificial intelligence, male female relationship, spacecraft, space mission, corporation, cosmonaut, trapped in space, love, space station, astronaut ...
Time: near future, future
Place: ussr
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 8.0
 602K
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, melancholic, futuristic, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, existentialism, love, philosophy, a.i., unlikely relationship, human nature, cyberspace, unlikely couple, impossible love, romance ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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: psychological, mind bending, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder of wife, false accusation, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, life sentence, time loop, violence, sexual abuse, wrongfully committed, couple relations, child murder ...
Time: near future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 7.9
 65K
Upload (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 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: humorous, romantic, futuristic, light, intellectual ...
Plot: virtual reality, life after death, hi-tech, afterlife, virtual world, looking for sex, uncover truth, love interest, love and romance, murder, betrayal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: near future, 2030s, future, 2020s
Place: brooklyn new york city
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 5.4
 35K
Mute (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A mute man with a violent past is forced to take on the teeming underworld of a near-future Berlin as he searches for his missing girlfriend.
Style: neo noir, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: cyberpunk, bartender, mute, gangsters, amish, prostitution, bar fight, doctor, prostitute, technology, male objectification, vengeance ...
Time: near future, future
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 6.3
 43K
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, survival, boat, father daughter relationship, infected, australian, baby, aborigine, infection, community ...
Time: near future
Place: australia, south australia
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The Space Between Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young man raised by scientists on Mars returns to Earth to find his father.
Style: romantic, futuristic, light, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mars, teenage love, love story, adventure, teenager, outer space, astronaut, space colony, nasa, destiny, travel, space mission ...
Time: near future, future
Place: usa, las vegas, california
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 5.3
 107K
Geostorm (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: ...
Style: apocalyptic, psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, catastrophe, disaster, storm, hurricane, tsunami, humanity in peril, climate change, global warming, nasa, tornado ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, year 2019
Place: manhattan new york city, china, mumbai india, afghanistan, washington d.c. ...
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 5.8
 54K
Reminiscence (2021)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Nicolas Bannister, a rugged and solitary veteran living in a near-future Miami flooded by rising seas, is an expert in a dangerous occupation: he offers clients the chance to relive any memory they desire. His life changes when he meets a mysterious ...
Style: neo noir, thought provoking, psychological, philosophical, suspense ...
Plot: memory, flood, love, riot, femme fatale, future dystopia, environmental issue, female singer, veteran, piano, inheritance, nightclub ...
Time: near future, future
Place: miami, new orleans
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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, entertaining, stylized
Plot: adventure, video game, friend, graduate, romance, brother, rivals, fight, teamwork, quest, friendship, virtual reality ...
Time: near future, future, 2040s
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 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: philosophical, futuristic, psychological, bleak, erotic ...
Plot: security system, lone hero, murder, distopia, resistance, criminal, death of father, betrayal, violence, fighting the system, conspiracy theory, murder investigation ...
Time: near future
Place: brazil, 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: futuristic, stylized, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, post apocalypse, dystopic future, steampunk, obsessive quest, changing the past or future, utopia, apocalypse, adventure, loss of loved one, scientist ...
Time: future, distant future, near future, 2030s, 1890s ...
Place: new york, egypt, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 83K
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, apocalypse, post apocalypse, future dystopia, adventure, fate of humanity, worldwide chaos, chaos, society, escapades, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: near future, 21st century, future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, america, north america
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 743K
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: superhero, fight scenes, mutant, super strength, lone hero, x men, death of protagonist, father daughter relationship, invulnerability, rage, immortality, road trip ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 21st century, 2020s
Place: north dakota, el paso texas, austin texas, mexico, usa
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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, rough, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: space station, trapped in space, alien, giant monster, outer space, scientist, alternate dimension, alternate reality, parallel universe, alternate world, parallel world, experiment gone awry ...
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, futuristic, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virtual reality, sword fight, game, battles, death, artificial intelligence, rivalry, friendship, justice, partners, adventure, youth ...
Time: near future, future
Place: japan
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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, light, political, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, political activism, female politician, lgbt, society, politics, political satire, rebel, gay, lifestyle, distopia, politician ...
Time: near future, 2020s, future, year 2019
Place: manchester, london
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 6K
Dual (2022)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A terminally ill woman opts for a cloning procedure to ease her loss on her friends and family. When she makes a miraculous recovery, her attempts to have her clone decommissioned fail and lead to a court-mandated duel to the death.
Style: suspense, psychological thriller
Plot: terminal illness, personal trainer, poison, attempted murder, female nudity, rivalry, support group, forest, morgue, mother daughter relationship, strained relationship, doppelganger ...
Time: near future
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Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien invasion, alien, changing the past or future, evil alien, invasion, soldier, military, repeated event, time paradox, space and aliens ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, united kingdom, europe, england ...
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 6.7
 35K
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, exciting, psychotronic, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, escape, super powers, grandfather granddaughter relationship, mind control, overprotective father, invisibility, neighbor, supernatural power, little girl, new world, stopped time ...
Time: near future, future
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 357K
Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, futuristic, allegory, tense ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, train, distopia, revolution, future dystopia, rebellion, winter, social differences, snow, resistance, class struggle ...
Time: future, near future, 2030s, 21st century, year 2014 ...
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Cities of Last Things (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Taiwan, China, France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is a story about a common man who has extraordinary events in his mundane life. The film depicts the protagonist's turns of events in three eras, three seasons, three nights, in the same city, as told with reverse chronology.
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, psychological, contemplative
Plot: chase, police officer, police, death, urban setting, suicide, bus, clones, serum, restaurant, sex scene, shoplifting ...
Time: near future, future
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 325K
Real Steel (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the near-future, Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who retired from the ring when robots took over the sport. After Charlie's robot is trashed, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son Max to rebuild and train an unlikely contender.
Style: futuristic, feel good, inspirational, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: boxing, robot, father son relationship, androids and robots, sport, underdog, against the odds, contests and competitions, technology, fight, arena, parents and children ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 21st century, year 2016
Place: usa, austin texas, brazil
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Outside the Wire (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the near future, a drone pilot is sent into a deadly militarized zone and must work with an android officer to locate a doomsday device.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, intense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: war, spy, cyborgs, battles, terrorism, artificial intelligence, terrorist, survival, future war, androids, prospector, post apocalypse ...
Time: near future, 2030s
Place: utah, ukraine, russia
Is relevant ?
 8.8
 525K
Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A contemporary British re-working of The Twilight Zone with stories that tap into the collective unease about our modern world.  Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to ...
Style: philosophical, thought provoking, twists and turns, serious, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alternate reality, human nature, distopia, computers and web, social decay, society, satire, dark humor, media satire, technology, media, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england, london
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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, sentimental, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, romance, human android relationship, hi-tech, robot, aggression, team, androids, robot human relationship, relationships, androids and robots, romantic relationship ...
Time: near future, future
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