20 Movies Like Transcendence

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Ex Machina

Ex Machina
Ex Machina
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 74 wins & 161 nominations total
Writer: Alex Garland
Actors: Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Ex Machina” is a science fiction film about a young programmer who is invited to administer a Turing test to an intelligent humanoid robot, where he becomes entangled in a complex web of manipulation and deception. As the lines between human and machine blur, the film explores themes of artificial intelligence, consciousness, and power dynamics.

Her

Her
Her
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 91/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 83 wins & 186 nominations total
Writer: Spike Jonze
Actors: Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Her” is a science fiction romantic drama film directed by Spike Jonze. It follows a lonely writer who develops an emotional connection with an artificial intelligence operating system, leading to a unique and unconventional love story.

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 that follows a computer hacker named Neo as he discovers that the world he knows is a simulated reality created by machines. With the help of a group of rebels, Neo fights against the machines and learns to manipulate the Matrix to free humanity from its control.

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell
Ghost in the Shell
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Shirow Masamune, Jamie Moss, William Wheeler
Actors: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States, India, Hong Kong, China, Canada
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The Ghost in the Shell movie is a cyberpunk thriller set in a future where humans can enhance their bodies with cybernetic technology. It follows a cyborg policewoman who must unravel the mystery behind a hacker known as the Puppet Master, who can manipulate human minds.

Lucy

Lucy
Lucy
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 12 nominations
Writer: Luc Besson
Actors: Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman, Choi Min-sik
Language: English, Mandarin, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Korean
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, United Kingdom
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The Lucy movie is about a woman who gains superhuman abilities after a drug is implanted in her body, and she uses her newfound powers to seek revenge on those who wronged her while unlocking the full potential of her mind.

A.I. Artificial Intelligence

A.I. Artificial Intelligence
A.I. Artificial Intelligence
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 17 wins & 71 nominations total
Writer: Brian Aldiss, Ian Watson, Steven Spielberg
Actors: Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law, Frances O'Connor
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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A.I. Artificial Intelligence is a science fiction film set in a future where advanced humanoid robots exist. The movie follows the story of a highly advanced robot child who longs to become a real human and experiences a journey of self-discovery and love.

Blade Runner

Blade Runner
Blade Runner
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 13 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: Hampton Fancher, David Webb Peoples, Philip K. Dick
Actors: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young
Language: English, German, Cantonese, Japanese, Hungarian, Arabic, Korean
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Blade Runner is a sci-fi film set in a dystopian future where a former police officer, known as a ‘blade runner,’ is tasked with hunting down and eliminating rogue artificial humans known as replicants. As he delves deeper into his mission, he questions the nature of humanity and his own existence.”

The Lawnmower Man

The Lawnmower Man
The Lawnmower Man
Internet Movie Database: 5.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 38%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Stephen King, Brett Leonard, Gimel Everett
Actors: Jeff Fahey, Pierce Brosnan, Jenny Wright
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, Japan
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“The Lawnmower Man” is a science fiction film about a simple-minded gardener who becomes a genius after undergoing a virtual reality experiment. However, his newfound intelligence leads to dangerous consequences as he begins to evolve beyond human capabilities.

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 sci-fi thriller set in a future where a virtual reality simulation called the Thirteenth Floor allows users to experience life in 1930s Los Angeles. As the protagonist investigates a murder within the simulation, he begins to question the nature of reality and his own existence.

The Cell

The Cell
The Cell
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 40/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 29 nominations total
Writer: Mark Protosevich
Actors: Jennifer Lopez, Vince Vaughn, Vincent D'Onofrio
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“The Cell” is a psychological thriller film about a psychologist who enters the mind of a comatose serial killer in order to find the location of his latest victim before it’s too late.”

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 89/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 73 wins & 111 nominations total
Writer: Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, Pierre Bismuth
Actors: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” is a science fiction romantic drama film that follows Joel and Clementine, two former lovers who undergo a procedure to erase each other from their memories. As their memories are being erased, they rediscover the reasons they fell in love in the first place, forcing them to question whether they truly want to forget each other.

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 science fiction film directed by Christopher Nolan that follows a skilled thief who steals information by infiltrating the dreams of others. He is given the task of planting an idea in someone’s mind instead of stealing one, leading to a complex and mind-bending journey through multiple layers of dreams within dreams.

Source Code

Source Code
Source Code
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Ben Ripley
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, France, Germany
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“Source Code” is a sci-fi thriller where a soldier is sent back in time repeatedly to relive the last eight minutes of a train bombing in order to identify the bomber and prevent a future attack. As he investigates, he becomes entangled in a web of mystery and discovers that things are not as they seem.

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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The Minority Report movie is a sci-fi thriller set in a future where crimes can be predicted and prevented before they occur. When the chief of a special police unit is accused of a future murder, he goes on the run to prove his innocence and uncover a conspiracy within the system.

The Truman Show

The Truman Show
The Truman Show
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 90/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 40 wins & 69 nominations total
Writer: Andrew Niccol
Actors: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Truman Show is a film about a man named Truman Burbank who unknowingly lives his entire life inside a massive television set, with his every move being broadcast to the world. As Truman begins to question the reality of his existence, he embarks on a journey to uncover the truth and escape the artificial world he has known.”

The Social Network

The Social Network
The Social Network
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 95/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 173 wins & 187 nominations total
Writer: Aaron Sorkin, Ben Mezrich
Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“The Social Network” is a biographical drama film that explores the creation and rise of Facebook, highlighting the personal and legal conflicts faced by its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. The movie delves into themes of ambition, friendship, betrayal, and the impact of social media on society.

The Fifth Element

The Fifth Element
The Fifth Element
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 39 nominations total
Writer: Luc Besson, Robert Mark Kamen
Actors: Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich, Gary Oldman
Language: Arabic, Egyptian (Ancient), English, Swedish, German
Country: France, United Kingdom, United States
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The Fifth Element is a sci-fi action film set in a futuristic world where an ancient evil threatens to destroy humanity. A cab driver and a supreme being must join forces to retrieve four elemental stones and save the world from its impending doom.

Tron: Legacy

TRON: Legacy
TRON: Legacy
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 51%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Edward Kitsis, Adam Horowitz, Brian Klugman
Actors: Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Tron: Legacy is a science fiction film that follows a young man named Sam Flynn as he delves into a virtual reality world to find his missing father, who has been trapped inside for decades. Along the way, he uncovers a dangerous conspiracy that threatens both the digital realm and the real world.”

Limitless

Limitless
Limitless
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Leslie Dixon, Alan Glynn
Actors: Bradley Cooper, Anna Friel, Abbie Cornish
Language: English, Russian, Italian, Mandarin, French
Country: United States
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The movie “Limitless” follows a struggling writer who discovers a pill that unlocks his brain’s full potential, allowing him to achieve extraordinary success. However, as he becomes addicted to the drug, he must navigate the dangerous consequences and dark side effects that come with his newfound abilities.

Chappie

Chappie
Chappie
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 41/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell
Actors: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Chappie” is a science fiction film set in a near-future Johannesburg, where a police robot is given artificial intelligence and becomes the first robot capable of thinking and feeling like a human. As he navigates a world filled with corruption and violence, Chappie must choose between being a force for good or succumbing to his darker instincts.

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