Man versus machine movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant man versus machine movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized and suspense films and TV shows about / with man versus machine, danger, imaginary, robot, artificial intelligence, technology, chaos, heroes, rivalry and dialogue plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as man versus machine: Terminator Genisys (2015), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), The Matrix (1999), Transformers: The Last Knight (2017), Westworld (2016), Caprica (2009), Bicentennial Man (1999), The Matrix Reloaded (2003), The Terminator (1984), The Matrix Revolutions (2003).
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Action, Sci-Fi
USA, France
137 min.
 8.5
The Matrix
Action, Sci-Fi
USA
136 min.
 8.7
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Transformers: The Last Knight
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
USA, China, Canada
154 min.
 5.2
Westworld
Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Western
USA
62 min.
 8.9

List of man versus machine movies

Terminator Genisys
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, biting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, future dystopia, time travel, human android relationship, alternate reality, killer robot, chase, artificial intelligence, technology, human versus computer ...
Time: future, year 1984, year 1973, 21st century
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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 ...
Style: exciting, serious, intense, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, terminator, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, chase, assassin, nuclear war, robot, murder, killer robot, cyborgs, technology ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, near future, year 2003 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, terminator, chase, human android relationship, manhunt, artificial intelligence, robot, gunfight, androids and robots, technology, weapons, save the world ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 2020s ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 8.7
 1.4M
The Matrix
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: stylized, philosophical, cerebral, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: virtual reality, existentialism, artificial intelligence, mentor, man versus machine, philosophy, fighting the system, save the world, heroic mission, alternate reality, postmodernism, distopia ...
Time: future, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
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Transformers: The Last Knight
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: entertaining, absurd, idiotic, suspense, ridiculous ...
Plot: robot, giant robots, technology, fight scenes, end of the world, culture clash, alternate reality, man versus machine, artificial intelligence, revenge, survival, adaptation ...
Time: future, 2010s, middle ages
Place: big ben london, china, havana cuba, pentagon, south dakota ...
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 8.9
 304K
Westworld
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, it explores a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., artificial intelligence, robot, technology gone awry, imaginary, murder, human android relationship, malfunction, man versus machine, gunfight, brutality, fantasy world ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series picks up four years after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day with John and Sarah Connor trying to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, terminator, man versus machine, heroes, fugitives, changing the past or future, danger, parents and children, computer system, unstoppable, fate of humanity, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.1
 22K
Caprica
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set 58 years before Battlestar Galactica, Caprica follows two rival families - the Graystones and the Adamas - as they grow, compete, and thrive in the vibrant world of the peaceful 12 Colonies, living in a society close to our own. Entangled in the ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, family life, danger, alien planet, escapades, sacrifice, computer genius, fate of humanity, outer space, killer robot ...
Time: future
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Bicentennial Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
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, sentimental, philosophical, melancholic, inspirational ...
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, human android relationship, human nature, androids and robots, androids, immortality, life & death, society, dystopic future, romance, creativity ...
Time: future, 23rd century, year 2005, 2040s, 22nd century ...
Place: cross country
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The Matrix Reloaded
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, stylized, serious, futuristic, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, virtual reality, cyberpunk, kung fu, martial arts, artificial intelligence, alternate reality, philosophy, car chase, destiny, hacking, chase ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 23rd century ...
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 8.0
 698K
The Terminator
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, artificial intelligence, time travel, destiny, violence, nuclear war, cyberpunk, technology, robot, good versus evil, gunfight, murder ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, year 1984, twentieth century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
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The Matrix Revolutions
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, epic, stylized, serious, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: man versus machine, virtual reality, cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, martial arts, philosophy, kung fu, alternate reality, apocalypse, rescue, destiny, sacrifice ...
Time: future, 21st century, 23rd century, 2000s
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 7.4
 66K
The Animatrix
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, interesting, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: man versus machine, alternate reality, cyberpunk, transformation, robot, virtual reality, dark hero, a.i., postmodernism, rebellion, apocalypse, storytelling ...
Time: future, 22nd century, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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Terminator Salvation
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: All grown up in post-apocalyptic 2018, John Connor must lead the resistance of humans against the increasingly dominating militaristic robots. But when Marcus Wright appears, his existence confuses the mission as Connor tries to determine whether ...
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, apocalypse, artificial intelligence, destiny, chase, motorcycle, robot, car chase, killer robot, androids and robots, cyborgs, army ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, san francisco
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 7.7
 396K
Ex Machina
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: clever, tense, surreal, philosophical, psychological ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, isolation, existentialism, man versus machine, technology, manipulation, philosophy, surveillance, science, internet, a.i. ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
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 5.0
 49K
Stealth
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Deeply ensconced in a top-secret military program, three pilots struggle to bring an artificial intelligence program under control ... before it initiates the next world war.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: man versus machine, military, aviation, a.i., ocean or sea, explosions, catastrophe, natural disaster, chase, technology, computer game, save the day ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., russia, north korea, thailand, seattle washington ...
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 7.0
 44K
Westworld
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a futuristic resort, wealthy patrons can visit recreations of different time periods and experience their wildest fantasies with life-like robots. But when Richard Benjamin opts for the wild west, he gets more than he bargained for when a ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, man versus machine, adventure, survival, theme park, gunfight, androids, robot, a.i., technology, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, 19th century
Place: usa, dungeon
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 556K
Transformers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Young teenager, Sam Witwicky becomes involved in the ancient struggle between two extraterrestrial factions of transforming robots – the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. Sam holds the clue to unimaginable power and the Decepticons will ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: giant robots, good versus evil, cars, transformation, military, alien invasion, transforming robot, weapons, save the world, comics, alien, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1890s, 2000s, 19th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pentagon, washington d.c.
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Colossus: The Forbin Project
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, serious, futuristic, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, man versus machine, cold war, surveillance, technology, a.i., end of the world, space travel, dystopic future, science, weapons, humanity ...
Time: 20th century, future, 70s
Place: canada, soviet union
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 6.1
 49K
Automata
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA, Spain, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jacq Vaucan, an insurance agent of ROC robotics corporation, routinely investigates the case of manipulating a robot. What he discovers will have profound consequences for the future of humanity.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, cerebral ...
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, desert, man versus machine, androids and robots, cyberpunk, technology, androids, post apocalyptic, humanity, end of the world, giant robots ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s, near future
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 5K
Robot Jox
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 50 years after a nuclear war, the two superpowers handle territorial disputes in a different way. Each fields a giant robot to fight one-on-one battles in official matches, each piloted by a man inside, known as robot jockeys or jox. The contest for ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, satirical
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robot, man versus machine, giant robots, a.i., androids and robots, post apocalyptic, video game, superhuman powers, fight scenes, mentor, cyborgs, first contact ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: alaska, usa
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 8.2
 598K
Blade Runner
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, stylized, tech noir, serious ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, neo-noir, genetics, existentialism, man versus machine, memory, neo noir, a.i., postmodernism, distopia, androids ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 11K
Kill Command
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in a near future, technology-reliant society that pits man against killing machines. Against this backdrop an elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island training facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, intense, cerebral, light ...
Plot: robot, cyberpunk, technology, artificial intelligence, military, man versus machine, survival, violence, island, death, androids, weapons ...
Time: future, near future
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Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.
Style: exciting, talky, serious, epic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, space travel, adventure, spacecraft, teleportation, alien, star trek, outer space, man versus machine, a.i., first contact, aliens ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: san francisco
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Phoenix the Warrior
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Big hair, big guns, big personalities, and a serious lack of wardrobe. She-Wolves of the Wasteland, a post-apocalyptic story that features women--lots and lots of women--who leave little to the imagination as they battle each other in various ...
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, battle zone, save the world, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, escapades, wasteland, fistfight, sword fight, sword, knife ...
Time: future
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Accumulator 1
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this movie, TV sets are full of life. If a person is in TV (e.g. because it was filmed on the street) it has a double that's right in the TV set. This double needs energy from the true character to survive. Each time, the real human watches ...
Style: surreal, clever, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: man versus machine, media satire, technology gone awry, imaginary, media, vengeance, vigilantism, danger, dentist, weakness, healing power, palm reading ...
Place: europe, czech republic
Is relevant ?
 4.0
 1K
Super Hybrid
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Late one night, a mysterious car is brought into the Chicago police impound garage after a deadly traffic accident. The on-call mechanics soon discover the car has a mind of its own. With hundreds of horsepower and two tons of reinforced steel at ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: man versus machine, survival, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, chase, violence spree, technology gone awry, danger, deadly, heroes, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
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Galactica 1980
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Galactica 1980 is a science fiction television series, and a spin-off from the original Battlestar Galactica television series. It was first broadcast on the ABC network in the United States from January 27 to May 4, 1980. It was later shown in ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: man versus machine, adventure, cult, save the world, heroic mission, danger, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, androids and robots, changing the past or future, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Battlestar Galactica
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When the 12 Colonies of Man are wiped out by a cybernetic race called the Cylons, Commander Adama and the crew of the battlestar Galactica lead a ragtag fleet of human survivors in search of a "mythical planet" called Earth.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, adventure, man versus machine, space travel, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, space opera, rivalry, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: battleship
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Category 6: Day of Destruction
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Three tornadoes converge to wreak havoc on Chicago, disrupting the power grid and creating the worst super-storm in history: a category 6 twister.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, obsessive quest, adventure, race against time, save the world, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, heroic mission, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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artificial intelligence
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6.5
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8.5
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5.8
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robot
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6.8
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