List Headline Image
Updated by Ashish Gupta on May 19, 2014
Headline for The best rated dystopian movies
 REPORT
Ashish Gupta Ashish Gupta
Owner
12 items   7 followers   5 votes   724 views

The best rated dystopian movies

Here's listing some great dystopian movies that are enjoyable. Also, they remind us to use technologies for good!

Fight Club (1999)

Directed by David Fincher. With Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham Carter, Meat Loaf. An insomniac office worker and a devil-may-care soap maker form an underground fight club that transforms into a violent revolution.

Dark City (1998)

Directed by Alex Proyas. With Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly, William Hurt. A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls of humans.

V for Vendetta (2005) - IMDb

Directed by James McTeigue. With Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves, Stephen Rea. A shadowy freedom fighter known only as "V" uses terrorist tactics to fight against his totalitarian society. Upon rescuing a girl from the secret police, he also finds his best chance at having an ally.

Dredd (2012)

Directed by Pete Travis. With Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey, Andile Mngadi. In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO.

The Matrix (1999)

Directed by Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski. With Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving. A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.

Twelve Monkeys (1995)

Directed by Terry Gilliam. With Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Joseph Melito. In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.

WALL·E (2008)

Directed by Andrew Stanton. With Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard. In the distant future, a small waste collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.

Escape from New York (1981)

Directed by John Carpenter. With Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence. In 1997, when the US President crashes into Manhattan, now a giant max. security prison, a convicted bank robber is sent in for a rescue.

The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

Directed by Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski. With Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving. Neo and the rebel leaders estimate that they have 72 hours until 250,000 probes discover Zion and destroy it and its inhabitants. During this, Neo must decide how he can save Trinity from a dark fate in his dreams.

The Matrix Revolutions (2003)

Directed by Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski. With Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving. 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.

District B13 (2004)

Directed by Pierre Morel. With Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle, Tony D'Amario, Bibi Naceri. Set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb.

I Am Legend (2007)

Directed by Francis Lawrence. With Will Smith, Alice Braga, Charlie Tahan, Salli Richardson-Whitfield. Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure.