Robot movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant robot movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspense, cerebral and humorous films and TV shows about / with robot, dialogue, technology, chase, androids and robots, catastrophe, imaginary, mentor, danger and storytelling plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
robot movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as robot: I, Robot (2004), Big Hero 6 (2014), Chappie (2015), Bumblebee (2018), WALL·E (2008), Westworld (2016), Futurama (1999), Bicentennial Man (1999), Transformers (2007), Chopping Mall (1986).

List of robot movies

I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, future dystopia, robot, technology gone awry, a.i., danger, killer robot, police investigation, murder, humanoid robot, inventions and discoveries, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Big Hero 6 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Style: exciting, humorous, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, disney, adventure, robot, superhero, young heroes, good versus evil, boy genius, family, androids and robots, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, tokyo
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Chappie (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings—some good, some bad—and he will rely on his heart and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, technology gone awry, a.i., cyberpunk, gangster, heist, brutality, technology, parents and children, weapons, androids ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: south africa, africa
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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, captivating, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: robot, alien, teenage girl, machine, standoff, technology, friendship, lemonade, military officer, battlefield, ufo, fast car ...
Time: year 1987, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, mine, texas
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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: feel good, exciting, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, adventure, outer space, future dystopia, robot, spacecraft, ecological disaster, a.i., space travel, imaginary, earth, ecology ...
Time: future
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Westworld (2016)
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: artificial intelligence, robot, technology gone awry, a.i., man versus machine, theme park, imaginary, stalking, malfunction, human android relationship, murder, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The adventures of a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, Philip J. Fry, who, after being unwittingly cryogenically frozen for one thousand years, finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company in the ...
Style: cynical, humorous, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, alien, mad scientist, robot, scientist, goofy hero, androids and robots, social satire, benign alien, escapades, space and aliens, time travel ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york
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Bicentennial Man (1999)
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, philosophical, melancholic, sentimental, inspirational ...
Plot: androids and robots, robot, artificial intelligence, utopia, human nature, society, romance, self discovery, opposites attract, androids, dystopic future, life philosophy ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 22nd century, 23rd century ...
Place: cross country
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Transformers (2007)
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: stylized, futuristic, exciting, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: good versus evil, androids and robots, giant robots, robot, alien, man versus machine, danger, killer robot, transformation, save the world, teenage love, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1890s, 19th century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pentagon, washington d.c.
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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: killer robot, chaos, robot, battles, military, androids and robots, good versus evil, save the world, man versus machine, space and aliens, danger, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, stone age, prehistoric times
Place: egypt, battleship, shanghai china, pentagon, jordan ...
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Chopping Mall (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of teenagers that work at the mall all get together for a late night party in one of the stores. When the mall goes on lock down before they can get out, the robot security system activates after a malfunction and goes on a killing spree. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, survival, murder, party, technology gone awry, gory, deadly, race against time, danger, society, a.i., teenage life ...
Time: 80s
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Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The mad and evil scientist, Dr. Clayton Forrester, has created an evil little scheme that is bound to give him world global domination but first things first. He plans to torment Mike Nelson and the robots by sending them a real stinker of a film to ...
Style: humorous, talky, surreal, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robot, mad scientist, teleportation, space travel, scientist, parody, imaginary, androids and robots, space and aliens, satellite, world domination, astronaut ...
Time: future
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Robot & Frank (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A delightful dramatic comedy, a buddy picture, and, for good measure, a heist film. Curmudgeonly old Frank lives by himself. His routine involves daily visits to his local library, where he has a twinkle in his eye for the librarian. His grown ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, aging, robot, thief, unlikely criminals, disorder, nursing, dishonesty, loner, cons and scams, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: usa
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Kill Command (2016)
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: suspense, futuristic, intense, clever, surprise ending ...
Plot: man versus machine, cyberpunk, robot, technology, military, survival, island, battle, mercenary, murder, rescue, top secret ...
Time: near future, future
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Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As humanity picks up the pieces, following the conclusion of "Transformers: Dark of the Moon," Autobots and Decepticons have all but vanished from the face of the planet. However, a group of powerful, ingenious businessman and scientists ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, transforming robot, alien, good versus evil, man versus machine, chaos, killer robot, giant robot, androids and robots, protective parent, battles, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, usa, texas, hong kong, beijing china ...
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I Am Mother (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, suspense, thought provoking, bleak
Plot: artificial intelligence, end of the world, robot, mission, mother daughter relationship, mother, daughter, extinction, stranger, apocalypse, technology, man versus machine ...
Place: adelaide south australia, australia, south australia
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."
Style: light, absurd, satirical, funny, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, outer space, hitchhiker, benign alien, spacecraft, intergalactic, robot, survival, friends, buddies, galaxy ...
Time: future
Place: norway, england, london
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Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When gigantic robots attack New York City, "Sky Captain" uses his private air force to fight them off. His ex-girlfriend, reporter Polly Perkins, has been investigating the recent disappearance of prominent scientists. Suspecting a link ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, surprise ending, offbeat ...
Plot: steampunk, danger, heroic mission, save the world, robot, kidnapping, mad scientist, adventure, killer robot, good versus evil, transformation, heroes ...
Time: future, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1939
Place: mine, manhattan new york city, nepal, empire state building manhattan new york city, himalaya
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Robot Holocaust (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Neo, a drifter from the atomic-blasted wastelands, arrives with his klutzy robot sidekick at a factory where slaves labor to fuel the sinister Dark One's Power Station. There, he meets a comely woman who convinces him to help rescue her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: robot, mutant, man versus machine, revolution, rescue, heroes, rebellion, danger, power relations, society, master and servant, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Stepford Wives (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The urban aspirant photographer Joanna Eberhart moves from Manhattan to Stepford, Connecticut with her family. Her husband Walter Eberhart decided to live in a calm suburb, but Joanna did not like the neighborhood with beautiful and perfect ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: feminism, small town, robot, housewife, missing person, women's liberation, mystery, crimes, deadly, woman in danger, couple relations, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, connecticut, manhattan new york city
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Automata (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Bulgaria
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, suspenseful, bleak, serious, philosophical ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, androids and robots, post apocalypse, desert, robot, rain, ecology, danger, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, corporation ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
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Surrogates (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, technology gone awry, utopia, androids and robots, investigation, murder, future dystopia, human existence, robot, special agents, life risking, clones ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: san diego california
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Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
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: surprise ending, cliffhanger, entertaining, absurd, idiotic ...
Plot: end of the world, robot, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, knight, culture clash, giant robots, technology, fight scenes, alternate reality, revenge, survival ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s, future
Place: england, havana cuba, tower bridge london, china, big ben london ...
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Turbo Kid (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.
Style: futuristic, stylized, harsh, absurd, bloody ...
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, post apocalypse, robot, gang, childhood trauma, violence, friendship, splatter, teenage hero, gore, adventure, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: new jersey
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How to Build a Better Boy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: pre-teens, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, high school, robot, hidden identity, looking for love, disorder, youth, best friends, love and romance, dishonesty, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Ratchet & Clank (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ratchet and Clank tells the story of two unlikely heroes as they struggle to stop a vile alien named Chairman Drek from destroying every planet in the Solana Galaxy. When the two stumble upon a dangerous weapon capable of destroying entire planets, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: robot, adventure, good versus evil, superhero, friendship, evil alien, escapades, self discovery, save the world, alien, danger, unlikely partners ...
Time: future
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Robot Overlords (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Earth has been conquered by robots from another galaxy and the human survivors must stay in their homes, or risk incineration.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: man versus machine, good versus evil, androids and robots, robot, save the world, adventure, save the day, invasion, future dystopia, life is a bitch, escapades, danger ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: england
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Ex Machina (2014)
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: tense, mind bending, futuristic, cerebral, twist ending ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, a.i., isolation, human android relationship, manipulation, man versus machine, existentialism, androids, technology, deception, androids and robots, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
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Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, tense, sincere
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, survival, alien planet, lost, robot, family, danger, adventure, black hole, crash landing, betrayal ...
Time: future
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Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Martians, upset that their children have become obsessed with TV shows from Earth which extol the virtues of Santa Claus, start an expedition to Earth to kidnap the one and only Santa. While on Earth, they kidnap two lively children that lead the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, spacecraft, robot, children, alien encounter, space travel, christmas, santa claus, disorder, fish out of water, culture clash, benign alien ...
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