Machine movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant machine movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, exciting, futuristic, cult film, captivating and serious films and TV shows about / with machine, technology, chase, destiny, mentor, death, runaway, catastrophe, robot and storytelling plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
machine movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as machine: Mortal Engines (2018), 9 (2009), The Imitation Game (2014), The Current War (2017), Thir13en Ghosts (2001), Tomorrowland (2015), Time Lapse (2014), Bumblebee (2018), Cyborg X (2016), Robot Riot (2020).

List of machine movies

Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan, China
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, steampunk, female warrior, resistance, machine, tough girl, good versus evil, chase, survival, save the world, female assassin, engineer ...
Time: future
Place: london, big ben london, europe, asia
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9 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Luxembourg
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world. All humans are gone, and it is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their ...
Style: surreal, adult animation, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: post apocalypse, steampunk, apocalypse, technology gone awry, distopia, fate of humanity, life is a bitch, survival, save the world, vestiges of humanity, heroes, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 1940s
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The Imitation Game (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley ...
Style: inspirational, intellectual, captivating, thought provoking, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: world war two, genius, mathematics, inventor, inventions and discoveries, prodigy, ambition, computer, invention, mathematician, gay, code breaking ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, year 1951, 1920s ...
Place: england, poland, germany, europe, united kingdom ...
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The Current War (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.
Style: inspirational, intellectual, realistic, clever, stylized ...
Plot: inventor, science and technology, electricity, genius, invention, technology, science, discovery, machine, rivalry, historical character, historical figure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1890s
Place: massachusetts, north dakota, new orleans, washington d.c., new york ...
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Thir13en Ghosts (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped ...
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, inheritance, halloween, machine, collector, apocalypse, family in danger, technology, monster, supernatural horror ...
Time: contemporary
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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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Time Lapse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.
Style: psychological, tense, intellectual, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time paradox, parallel universe, time machine, plot twist, blackmail, paranoia, time warp, twists and turns, destiny, survival, murder ...
Time: future
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Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: robot, giant robots, teenager, car, transforming robot, human versus robot, robot vs. robot, teenage hero, alien invasion, alien, teenage girl, swat team ...
Time: 80s, year 1987, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, texas
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Cyborg X (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After X-Corp, a radical weapons manufacturer, is taken over by a Cyber Virus, a group of survivors must fight to save humanity from the army of Machines the Virus now controls.
Style: captivating, disturbing, bleak, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: computer virus, machine, soldier, survivor, combat, resistance, mission, fight, rebel, mind control, rebellion, humanity ...
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Ghost in the Shell S.A.C. Solid State Society 3D (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A new 3D version of Ghost in the Shell: Solid State Society.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, visually appealing
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, tough girl, violence, strong female lead, machine, twists and turns, superhero, driving, suicide, aging, car ...
Time: 2030s
Place: japan
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Robot Riot (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Unconscious soldiers are dropped into a testing site only to discover their memories have been wiped and that once docile machines are the new intelligence.
Style: futuristic, psychotronic, intense, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, giant robots, soldier, robot, machine, man versus machine, technology, military, memory, memory loss, erased memory, american soldier ...
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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: suspense, atmospheric, scary, slasher, art house ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body horror, sociopath, assassination attempt, mind control, murder, brutality, corporation, loss of girlfriend, injection, graphic violence, virtual reality, technology ...
Time: near future
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Transformers: Galaxy Force (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Story: Japanese reboot show that was abridged and reedited to become Transformers: Cybertron in the US. A black hole threatens Cybertron, so evacuation begins. Autobots and Decepticons end up on the present day Earth and battle again.
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, 2d animation
Plot: robot vs. robot, friendship, giant robots, transforming robot, robot as menace, evil robot, transformation, robot, good versus evil, talking robot, killer robot, epic battle ...
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Trading Paint (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A stock car racing legend is drawn back to the dirt track when his son, an aspiring driver, joins a rival racing team.
Style: intense, exciting, emotional, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: race, rise to the top, rivalry, sport, conflict, family, winner, machine, car, nemesis, father son conflict, car race
Time: 21st century
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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Spain
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, ...
Style: futuristic, neo noir, suspense, thought provoking, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, investigation, police detective, violence, robot, dark future, flying car, bounty hunter, existentialism, menage a trois, distopia ...
Time: future, near future, 2040s, 2020s, year 1966 ...
Place: california, los angeles, san diego california, las vegas
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Joachim, Put It in the Machine (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sincere provincial young man, Frantisek Koudelka leaves to work in Prague. For the trip he buys a computer made horoscope with biorhythms charts, marked according to his date of birth, there are trappy, precarious, unsuccessful and even critical ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: machine, mental disorder, man in underwear, espionage, auto mechanic, movie theatre, mental institution, destiny, dog, employer employee relationship, mechanic, car race ...
Place: czechoslovakia, prague
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Work is a 4-Letter Word (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dreamlike satire about a young man who resists getting a job at the lone employing conglomerate in his dreary industrial town, but changes his mind when he discovers the plant's boiler room has the perfect climate to assist him with his pet ...
Plot: counterculture, machine, job, underground, employment, mushroom, fiancee, technology, surrealism, factory, cult, weirdo
Time: future
Place: england
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A Nice Plate of Spinach (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The heroes of this absurd comedy, full of confusion and humor are Dzharda Zemanek and Frantisek Liska.
Style: surreal, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: machine, rejuvenation, teenage girl, on the run, child with gun, teenage boy, intrigue, comedy of errors, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, school principal, hotel, inventor ...
Place: prague, central europe
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Hugo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and ...
Style: touching, visually appealing, light, fairy tale, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: steampunk, orphan, adventure, magical, friendship, robot, hopes, filmmaking, destiny, street kid, secret, kids in trouble ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, 20th century, 1930s, year 1931
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Norma Rae (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to a visiting labor union organizer. Together, they undertake the ...
Style: political, inspirational, touching, suspense, light ...
Plot: labor union, working class, women, small town, courage, fighting the system, whistleblower, business, social change, feminist, workplace, union ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa
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Short Circuit (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a lightning bolt zaps a robot named Number 5, the lovable machine starts to think he's human and escapes the lab. Hot on his trail is his designer, Newton, who hopes to get to Number 5 before the military does. In the meantime, a spunky ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, androids and robots, military, animal lover, lightning, struck by lightning, cyborgs, computer, childhood, time, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: usa, oregon
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Short Circuit 2 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Robot Johnny Five comes to the city and gets manipulated by criminals who want him for their own purposes.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: robot, cyborgs, robbery, artificial intelligence, androids and robots, farce, nostalgia, dinosaur, nerd, creativity, existentialism, indians ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Chicken Run (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to rebel against the evil Mr. and Mrs. Tweedy, the farm's owners. Rocky ...
Style: light, witty, humorous, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: freedom, escape, chicken, escape attempt, bird, adventure, animal protagonist, family, prison, talking animals, anthropomorphic animal, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, post world war two
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england, united kingdom
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The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.
Style: inspirational, emotional, motivational, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: life, rags to riches, human spirit, life philosophy, rise to the top, against the odds, life is a bitch, ambition, down on your luck, homeless, single father, success ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: touching, feel good, futuristic, emotional, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: robot, loneliness, distopia, post apocalypse, space travel, ecology, love, adventure, society, happy ending, ecological disaster, androids and robots ...
Time: future, distant future
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Eagle Eye (2008)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jerry Shaw and Rachel Holloman are two strangers whose lives are suddenly thrown into turmoil by a mysterious woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, the unseen caller uses everyday technology to control their actions and push ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: surveillance, twists and turns, artificial intelligence, chase, technology gone awry, investigation, law enforcement, mysterious character, life turned upside down, computers and web, fbi, intelligence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon
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Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, Hungary
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The sixth film in the "Terminator" series will pick up where the second film left off, ignoring all the subsequent sequels.
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, robot, terminator, androids and robots, cyberpunk, technology, gunfight, cyborgs, helicopter, revenge, killer robot, resistance ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s, future, 90s, year 1998
Place: mexico, mexico city, texas, guatemala
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Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this zany Czechoslovakian comedy, a scientist invents a machine that projects a sleeping person's dream on a screen; disaster soon follows when the machine malfunctions and the cartoon-like dream characters become very real!
Style: absurd, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: superhero, cowboy, mad scientist, dream, surrealism, lust, bureaucracy, cow, bribery, cremation, villain, professor ...
Place: central europe, prague
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Young Ones (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: South Africa, Ireland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a future where water is scarce, a farmer defends his land and hopes to rejuvenate his parched soil. However, his daughter's boyfriend schemes to steal the land for himself.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, clever, tense ...
Plot: drought, post apocalypse, survival, water, violence, water shortage, desert, farm, betrayal, end of the world, murder, robot ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: usa
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The Boat (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, Italy, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.
Style: epic, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: submarine, world war two, war, navy, naval battle, ocean, nazi, anti war, military, battles, survival, mission ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, 20th century, year 1941
Place: germany, atlantic ocean, mediterranean sea
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