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'Movies Like Equilibrium': Cyberpunk in the 21st Century

Set in futuristic dystopias, Cyberpunk narratives focus on the alienation of human beings in societies driven, surveilled, and organized by technology. Another key element is the focus on low-lives in a high-tech world. And yes, we know the Matrix was 1999. But it hardly feels dated!

'Movies Like Divergent': Love in the Time of Dystopia

All young lovers feel like society is against them, in these dystopian romances it really is! Make sure to check out YA hidden-gem 'How I Live Now' for a gritty departure from the clichéd realm of 'Hunger Games' and the like.

'Movies like the Matrix': Welcome to Modern Dystopia

Thanks Obama! Ponder what society could be if controlled by a government who hated free-speech, listened in to your conversations at all times, and patrolled the skies with unmanned robots. Oh wait...thanks Obama!

'Movies like Safe Haven': Romance for Thrill-Seekers

These modern romantic thrillers may not share the same plot-lines as real life love, but they do convey the terror, excitement, and danger of giving yourself to another. So if you're bored of languid schmaltz-fests, pop one of these on and get the blood pumping!

'Movies Like Her': Science Fiction Meets Romance

Because who says science can't be romantic; watch these lovers battle oppressive technocracies, impending planetary disaster, and the ravages of time itself with this list of the very best 21st century sci-fi romances.

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