20 Movies Like Ready Player One

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Tron

Tron
Tron
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 2 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Steven Lisberger, Bonnie MacBird, Charles S. Haas
Actors: Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, David Warner
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Tron movie is about a computer programmer who is transported into a digital world and must fight against a tyrannical computer program to escape. It explores themes of virtual reality, identity, and the power of technology.

The Matrix

The Matrix
The Matrix
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 42 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Matrix” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future, where humans are unknowingly trapped in a simulated reality created by intelligent machines. A computer hacker named Neo discovers the truth and joins a group of rebels to fight against the machines and free humanity from their control.

Inception

Inception
Inception
Internet Movie Database: 8.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 148 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 159 wins & 220 nominations total
Writer: Christopher Nolan
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elliot Page
Language: English, Japanese, French
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Inception is a sci-fi thriller about a skilled thief who enters people’s dreams to steal information. He is hired to perform the near-impossible task of planting an idea in someone’s mind instead of stealing it.”

Avatar

Avatar
Avatar
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 83/100
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Runtime: 162 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 90 wins & 131 nominations total
Writer: James Cameron
Actors: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Avatar movie is about a paraplegic Marine, Jake Sully, who is sent to the planet Pandora on a mission to infiltrate the native Na’vi people using an avatar, a genetically engineered body. As Jake becomes more involved with the Na’vi and their fight against human exploitation, he must choose between his loyalty to his own species and his newfound connection with the Na’vi.

Wreck-It Ralph

Wreck-It Ralph
Wreck-It Ralph
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 33 wins & 42 nominations total
Writer: Rich Moore, Phil Johnston, Jim Reardon
Actors: John C. Reilly, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch
Language: English
Country: United States, Japan
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“Wreck-It Ralph” is an animated film that follows the story of Ralph, a video game villain who wants to prove he can be a hero. He embarks on a journey through various arcade games, forming unexpected friendships and facing challenges to save the arcade world from a dangerous threat.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 5 wins & 15 nominations
Writer: Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers, Scott Rosenberg
Actors: Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia, Canada, Mexico, India, United Kingdom
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“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is about four teenagers who are transported into the world of Jumanji through a video game. They must work together to survive and complete the game in order to return home.

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: 18 wins & 65 nominations
Writer: Michael Bacall, Edgar Wright, Bryan Lee O'Malley
Actors: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Japan
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is about a young man named Scott who must defeat his new girlfriend’s seven evil exes in order to be with her, all while navigating the challenges of adulthood and personal growth.

The Lego Movie

The Lego Movie
The Lego Movie
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 83/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 72 wins & 67 nominations total
Writer: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Dan Hageman
Actors: Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks
Language: English, Turkish
Country: United States, Denmark, Australia, Norway
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“The Lego Movie is an animated adventure that follows an ordinary Lego construction worker named Emmet as he is mistakenly identified as the ‘Special’ and embarks on a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe together.”

Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim
Pacific Rim
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award7 wins & 48 nominations total
Writer: Travis Beacham, Guillermo del Toro
Actors: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi
Language: English, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin
Country: United States, Mexico
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The Pacific Rim movie is about a group of human pilots who control giant robots called Jaegers to defend Earth from monstrous creatures known as Kaiju, who emerge from an interdimensional portal at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. The pilots must work together to save humanity from the impending apocalypse.

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow
Edge of Tomorrow
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 11 wins & 38 nominations
Writer: Christopher McQuarrie, Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth
Actors: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“Edge of Tomorrow” is a sci-fi action film about a soldier who gains the ability to relive the same day over and over again, using the time loop to become a skilled warrior and save humanity from an alien invasion.

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games
The Hunger Games
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 142 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award34 wins & 49 nominations total
Writer: Gary Ross, Suzanne Collins, Billy Ray
Actors: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Hunger Games movie is set in a dystopian future where teenagers from different districts are forced to participate in a televised fight to the death as a form of entertainment and control by the oppressive government. The story follows a young girl named Katniss Everdeen as she volunteers to take her sister’s place in the games and becomes a symbol of rebellion against the Capitol.

Ender’s Game

Ender's Game
Ender's Game
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations
Writer: Gavin Hood, Orson Scott Card
Actors: Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Ender’s Game movie is about a young boy named Ender Wiggin who is recruited by the military to train and lead a group of children in a battle against an alien species threatening to destroy Earth. As Ender navigates through intense training and complex moral dilemmas, he becomes humanity’s last hope for survival.

Minority Report

Minority Report
Minority Report
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 145 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 20 wins & 91 nominations total
Writer: Scott Frank, Jon Cohen, Philip K. Dick
Actors: Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton
Language: English, Swedish
Country: United States
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“Minority Report” is a science fiction film set in a future where a specialized police department apprehends criminals based on foreknowledge provided by three psychics called “precogs.” The story follows a detective who becomes a fugitive after being accused of a future murder he has not yet committed, leading him to question the reliability and morality of the system.

The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 4 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Noah Oppenheim, Grant Pierce Myers, T.S. Nowlin
Actors: Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Will Poulter
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Maze Runner movie is about a group of teenagers who find themselves trapped in a mysterious maze with no memory of their past, and must work together to unravel its secrets and find a way out. As they navigate through the maze, they discover that they are part of a larger experiment designed to test their survival skills and uncover the truth behind their existence.”

WarGames

WarGames
WarGames
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 4 wins & 14 nominations total
Writer: Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes, Walon Green
Actors: Matthew Broderick, Ally Sheedy, John Wood
Language: English
Country: United States
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“WarGames” is a 1983 film about a young computer hacker who accidentally accesses a military supercomputer and nearly starts a nuclear war, forcing him to work with the computer to prevent global catastrophe.

Surrogates

Surrogates
Surrogates
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: N/A
Writer: Michael Ferris, John Brancato, Robert Venditti
Actors: Bruce Willis, Radha Mitchell, Ving Rhames
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Surrogates is a science fiction film set in a future where humans use robotic surrogates to interact with the world, while remaining safely at home. When a murder is committed by someone controlling a surrogate, an FBI agent must leave his own surrogate behind and enter the real world to solve the case.

Gamer

Gamer
Gamer
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 29%
Metacritic: 27/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win
Writer: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
Actors: Gerard Butler, Michael C. Hall, Ludacris
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Gamer movie is about a dystopian future where humans can control real-life people as avatars in a violent video game, and a skilled player fights to free himself and others from the control of a manipulative corporation.

Sword Art Online: The Movie – Ordinal Scale

Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale
Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Reki Kawahara, Tomohiko Itô
Actors: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Haruka Tomatsu, Kanae Itô
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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Sword Art Online: The Movie – Ordinal Scale is about a virtual reality game called “Ordinal Scale” that uses augmented reality technology. As players start mysteriously losing their memories, the protagonist Kirito must uncover the truth behind the game to save his friends and prevent a dangerous conspiracy.

eXistenZ

eXistenZ
eXistenZ
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 3 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: David Cronenberg
Actors: Jude Law, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ian Holm
Language: English
Country: Canada, United Kingdom, France, United States
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“eXistenZ” is a science fiction thriller where a virtual reality game designer and a security guard embark on a dangerous journey to protect a revolutionary new game that blurs the lines between reality and fantasy, facing mind-bending challenges and questioning the nature of existence.”

The Thirteenth Floor

The Thirteenth Floor
The Thirteenth Floor
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 28%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Daniel F. Galouye, Josef Rusnak, Ravel Centeno-Rodriguez
Actors: Craig Bierko, Gretchen Mol, Armin Mueller-Stahl
Language: English
Country: United States, Germany
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“The Thirteenth Floor” is a science fiction film that follows a man who discovers a virtual reality simulation of Los Angeles in the 1930s, only to realize that he and everyone he knows may actually be part of the simulation. As he tries to uncover the truth, he becomes entangled in a complex web of deception and mystery.

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