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, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending and futuristic films and TV shows about / with murder, death, gun, distopia, chase, danger, escape, betrayal, deception and pistol plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as near future: The Purge: Election Year (2016), Alita: Battle Angel (2019), Hotel Artemis (2018), A.I. Rising (2018), Revolution (2012), Upgrade (2018), Years and Years (2019), Cruel & Unusual (2014), Hardcore Henry (2015), Her (2013).

List of near future movies

The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
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, suspense, bloody, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gunfight, class differences, survival, distopia, murder, violence, politics, death, social decay, fighting the system, rebellion, female politician ...
Time: near future
Place: 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: exciting, captivating, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, martial arts, distopia, bounty hunter, female protagonist, danger, female warrior, nanotechnology, woman fights a man, space station, uncover truth ...
Time: near future, future
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 6.1
 42K
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, surprise ending ...
Plot: nurse, hotel, female killer, survival, organized crime, crime boss, mysterious woman, chase, murder, arms dealer, top secret, mob boss ...
Time: near future, 2020s
Place: los angeles
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 5.5
 7K
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: thought provoking, atmospheric, sentimental, intellectual
Plot: outer space, artificial intelligence, space mission, corporation, cosmonaut, male female relationship, spacecraft, androids, distopia, trapped in space, love, space station ...
Time: near future, future
Place: soviet union
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 6.7
 80K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, adventure, survival, fate of humanity, society, nanotechnology, chaos, worldwide chaos, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, danger ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.5
 148K
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, experimental, tech noir, surprise ending ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, super soldier, nanotechnology, microchip, murder, distopia, robotics, cyborgs, implant, experimental technology, husband wife relationship ...
Time: future, near future
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Years and Years (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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, dark humor, entertaining
Plot: political activism, family relations, political satire, society, rebel, female politician, lgbt, politics, lifestyle, family drama, distopia, cautionary tale
Time: near future, year 2019
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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, captivating, psychological, suspense, tense ...
Plot: false accusation, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, life sentence, murder of wife, time loop, danger, violence, wrongfully committed, sexual abuse ...
Time: near future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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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: virtual reality, sword fight, game, battles, battle, death, sword, danger, rivalry, deadly, partners, adventure ...
Time: near future, future
Place: japan
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 6.7
 85K
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, twists and turns, bloody ...
Plot: stylized violence, cyborgs, murder, car chase, chase, violence, runaway, gunfight, fight scenes, mad scientist, gore, conspiracy ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 8.0
 524K
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, a.i., unlikely relationship, cyberspace, computers and web, love, unlikely couple, impossible love, human nature ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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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, adventure, love story, mars, astronaut, scientist, travel, teenager, space colony, fish out of water, search for father, outer space ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, las vegas, california
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 8.1
 628K
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, surprise ending, suspense, futuristic, harsh ...
Plot: death of protagonist, little girl, fight scenes, apocalypse, superhero, anti hero, chase, survival, super strength, mutant, immortality, feral child ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: north dakota, el paso texas, usa, mexico
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The Jurassic Games (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, tense, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: dinosaur, virtual reality, death row, convict, competition, murder, violence, game, death, betrayal, survival, anti hero ...
Time: near future, future
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 8.0
 31K
Upload (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: romantic, futuristic, light, humorous
Plot: virtual reality, life after death, hi-tech, love and romance, uncover truth, murder, friendship, betrayal, simulation, murder investigation, one night stand, looking for love ...
Time: near future, 2030s, 2020s
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 6.6
 186K
Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
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: futuristic, exciting, touching, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: outer space, astronaut, father son relationship, trapped in space, moon, space exploration, space mission, engineer, mars, solar system, missing father, army ...
Time: near future, future
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 6.2
 3K
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: exciting, suspense, serious, captivating
Plot: cyberpunk, male prostitute, human experiment, capitalism, murder, police, fight, anarchist, corruption, death, death of mother, distopia ...
Time: near future
Place: france, paris france
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 5.8
 142
Nude (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 22 min.
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, light, not serious, humorous
Plot: police officer, waking up from a coma, police inspector, police investigation, nudism, romantic relationship, future dystopia, obstacle, nude, naked woman, 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: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
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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Childhood's End (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, world domination, demon, danger, utopia, alien invasion, dishonesty, humanity in peril, adaptation, technology ...
Time: near future, 21st century, future
Place: usa, israel
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 4.4
 646
The Directive (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of an incurable virus spread, a robot seeking to eradicate humanity deceptively guides a Red Cross survivor to sanctuary with the false hope of his family awaiting in Safe Zone 57.
Style: educational, underground film, cinema verite, epic, allegory ...
Plot: expedition, robot, journey, sole survivor, virus, top secret, zombie outbreak, end of the world, zombie, hallucination, conspiracy, laboratory ...
Time: future, 2020s, near future
Place: washington d.c., usa, utah, china, colorado ...
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 6.5
 1K
Ad Vitam (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In a world where death is finally conquered and people can live forever, a cop (Darius, 120yo) and a young woman (Christa, 24yo) must investigate the mysterious suicide of seven teenagers. With the promise of eternal youth, why would a group of ...
Style: anthology, captivating, contemplative, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, suicidal, identity crisis, regeneration, terrorist group, immortality, society, crimes, danger, eternal life, male female partnership ...
Time: near future
Place: france
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 6.2
 8K
Somnio (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man trapped in an automated prison must outsmart a computer in order to escape and try and find his way back to the outside world that may already be wiped out.
Style: suspense, psychological thriller, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: escape, artificial intelligence, prison, jail, prisoner, man versus machine, father son relationship, escape attempt, camera, mistaken identity, computer, repeated event ...
Time: near future
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 6.6
 179
Love and Lies (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Japanese government carries out a program to increase the birth rate in the country. Their program analyzes gene information from its residents and selects a marriage partner for them. Aoi Nisaka is a high school student. She is in a love ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, touching, sweet
Plot: school, love triangle, love, schoolgirl, father son relationship, teenager, fertility, parents, pretty girl, nubile, niece, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: near future
Place: japan, kyoto japan
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The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: space station, scientist, trapped in space, giant monster, alien, experiment gone awry, characters killed one by one, self sacrifice, danger, alternate dimension, convulsion, betrayal ...
Time: near future, 2000s, 2020s
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 5.4
 30K
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: tech noir, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: cyberpunk, mute, technology, bartender, neo noir, neo-noir, amish, prostitution, bar fight, doctor, male objectification, robotics ...
Time: near future, future
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 5.3
 274
Pandemic (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: ER doctor Tsuyoshi Matsuoka receives a patient with a virus unlike anything he's seen before. His symptoms include high fever, convulsions, vomiting of blood and multiple organ failure. Could this be a new form of influenza or is it some other ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, serious
Plot: virus, epidemic, pandemic, doctor, quarantine, plague, research, disaster film, disease, society, investigation, danger ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: japan
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 5.3
 91K
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, exciting, suspenseful, disaster movie, psychotronic ...
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, storm, catastrophe, tsunami, climate change, humanity in peril, global warming, disaster film, hurricane, conspiracy, brother brother relationship ...
Time: future, near future, year 2019
Place: shanghai china, madrid, washington d.c., moscow russia, tokyo ...
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Psycho-Pass: The Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Year 2116—The Japanese government begins to export the Sibyl System unmanned drone robots to troubled countries, and the system spreads throughout the world. A state in the midst of a civil war, SEAUn (the South East Asia Union), brings in the ...
Style: exciting, tense, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: cyberpunk, terrorism, conspiracy, injustice, police, investigation, trap, interrogation, military police, murder, manhunt, soldier ...
Time: near future
Place: japan, southeast asia, tokyo
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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: tragic hero, supernatural, race against time, good versus evil, heroes, danger, revenge, murder, heroic mission, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: eastern europe, rome italy, paris france, california
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