Most Popular "Distant Future" Titles
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1. Planet of the Apes (2001)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
An Air Force astronaut crash lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.
Votes: 177,960 | Gross: $180.01M
2. Cloud Atlas (2012)
R | 172 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.
Votes: 285,457 | Gross: $27.10M
3. The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
R | 138 min | Action, Sci-Fi
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.
Votes: 422,656 | Gross: $281.49M
4. The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
R | 129 min | Action, Sci-Fi
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.
Votes: 365,712 | Gross: $139.26M
5. The Time Machine (2002)
PG-13 | 96 min | Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action
Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
Votes: 103,944 | Gross: $56.68M
6. Treasure Planet (2002)
PG | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
A Disney animated version of "Treasure Island". The only difference is that the film is set in outer space with alien worlds and other galactic wonders.
Votes: 71,784 | Gross: $38.12M
7. The Time Machine (1960)
Approved | 103 min | Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
A man's vision for a utopian society is disillusioned when travelling forward into time reveals a dark and dangerous society.
10. Millennium (1989)
PG-13 | 108 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
An NTSB investigator seeking the cause of an airline disaster meets a warrior woman from 1000 years in the future.
Votes: 4,765 | Gross: $5.78M
11. Gandahar (1988)
PG | 78 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Animation
An evil force from a 1000 years in the future begins to destroy an idyllic paradise, where the citizens are in perfect harmony with nature.
Votes: 2,756 | Gross: $0.37M
12. Ultramarines: A Warhammer 40,000 Movie (2010)
R | 76 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy
A squad of Ultramarines answer a distress call from an Imperial Shrine World. A full Company of Imperial Fists was stationed there, but there is no answer from them. The squad investigates to find out what has happened there.
13. Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs (1987–1988)
Not Rated | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
In the distant future, a team of four high tech Star Sheriffs defends frontier space colony Yuma from outlaws, as well as Outriders, an army of humanoid alien beings called Vapors, led by mysterious Nemesis, who need Yuma's resources.
14. Neo Tokyo (1987)
50 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
A trilogy of separate stories. In "Labyrinth labyrinthos", a girl and her cat enter a strange world. In "Running Man", a racer takes on the ultimate opponent. In "Construction Cancellation Order", a man must shut down worker robots.
15. The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang (1980– )
Animation, Family, Comedy
An animated series based loosely on the TV show "Happy Days". Richie, Ralph, The Fonz and Mr. Cool (The Fonz's dog) meet a time traveler named Cupcake and accidentally get stuck in her time... See full summary »
16. Strange Frame: Love & Sax (2012)
98 min | Animation, Crime, Music
In a dystopian spacefaring future, Naia, a female guitarist, and Parker, a female saxophonist, fall in love and form a successful band together. A sleazy music producer breaks them up. When his acts start dying, Parker must save Naia.
18. Space Patrol (1950–1955)
30 min | Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
Commander Corey and youthful Cadet Happy roam the 30th century universe in their ship "Terra" fighting super-villains Mr. Proteus and Prince Baccarratti and other badguys. Captured badguys ... See full summary »
19. The Time Machine (1978 TV Movie)
99 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi
A scientist builds a machine that will enable him to travel back and forth in time, but when he puts it in motion, he gets more than he bargained for.
20. Vychislitel (2014)
82 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Ten prisoners condemned to exile on a hostile planet XT-59 must pave the way through swamp to reach the Islands of Happiness, the only safe area on the planet, before the harsh climate or the underground horrors kill them all.
21. Freelancer (2003 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Mystery
You play a freelance pilot who makes a living as a mercenary who gets targeted in a conspiracy for alien artifacts.
Short, Comedy, Fantasy | Post-production
When the president of The Grand Turkish Republic demands a schnitzel before allowing any Turks to leave the vanishing earth, his hapless assistant Kamil must come up with the fried meat, despite the chickens being dead for over 200 years.
23. Privateer 2: The Darkening (1996 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Mystery
Ser Lev Arris wakes up in a hospital on the planet Crius and has no idea who he is and where he is coming from. He is told by a doctor that he had been frozen 10 or more years ago because ... See full summary »
24. Xyber 9: New Dawn (1999– )
TV-Y7 | Animation, Action, Adventure
On the war-torn world of Terrana, adventurous orphaned 15-year-old boy Jack finds a powerful A.I. device called Xyber 9 and uses it to gather allies and defeat the forces of evil overlord Machestro.
26. Battlespace (2006 Video)
Not Rated | 86 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A futuristic sci-fi adventure begins after the destruction of their Universe. With a militaristic race of modified humans in hot pursuit Colonel Mara Shryyke finds herself stranded on an ... See full summary »
27. Wanderers (2014)
4 min | Animation, Short, Sci-Fi
Wanderers is a vision of humanity's expansion into the Solar System, based on scientific ideas and concepts of what our future in space might look like, if it ever happens. All the ... See full summary »
28. Emperor: Battle for Dune (2002 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Direct sequel to real time strategy game Dune 2000. When Emperor is murdered, the three great houses, Atreides, Harkonnen and Ordos, start a secret war with one another on Arrakis for the seat and Spacing Guild hatches a sinister plot.
29. The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time (1998 Video Game)
K-A | Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy
Temporal agent Gage Blackwood must take one final trip through time and visit Atlantis, Shangri La and El Dorado to find an artifact called the Legacy of Time and stop an alien invasion. His A.I. bud Arthur joins him once again.
60 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Two interstellar armies continue their 150-year-long war. On both sides, mid-ranking soldiers question the judgment of their superior officers and worry about the future.
31. Terra Nova: Strike Force Centauri (1996 Video Game)
T | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Strike Force Centauri led by mech pilot Nikola ap Io is the top defense unit of Alpha Centauri colonies. They usually fight pirates and bandits, but now the forces of Terra Hegemony, the tyrannical ruling body of Earth, are coming.
32. The Journeyman Project (1993 Video Game)
Temporal agent Gage Blackwood must stop a xenophobic rogue scientist, Dr. Elliot Sinclair, the inventor of time travel technology, before he and his robots change history and stop Earth from joining the galactic alien community.
33. Avenger (2003– )
25 min | Animation, Action, Drama
Years into the future, colonies have been established on Mars. Resources on the dying red planet are thin, and the domed cities have resorted to a gladiator contest to determine which of ... See full summary »
34. The Awesome Adventures of Victor Vector & Yondo: The Vampire's Coffin (1992 Video Game)
Animation, Adventure, Horror
First in the series of four interactive comic book adventure games featuring Victor Vector and Yondo. In the future, the world is still recovering from the tech crash of 2093 that wiped out... See full summary »
35. First They Came for... (2008)
5 min | Short, Drama
Inspired by the poem by Reverend Martin Niemoller of the same name, First They Came for...is set in a not so distant future where a nondescript regime takes away innocent people while one ... See full summary »
36. Dragonriders: Chronicles of Pern (2001 Video Game)
Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
On a planet Pern that resembles Earth during the Middle Ages, dragons and their riders defend the planet from a deadly space spore every few centuries. One dragonrider, D'Kor, must investigate a suspicious sudden viral outbreak.
37. A Thing as Big as the Ocean (2009)
85 min | Drama
Lemmy is headed westward on a greyhound bus, away from his previous life in New Orleans - his travels fueled by one of FEMA's recent check payouts for approximately 834,000 hurricane ... See full summary »
38. World Heroes (1992 Video Game)
T | Animation, Action, Fantasy
This is an arcade fighting game that was originally created by ADK ft. SNK for the Neo Geo family of arcade/home consoles. The story is that a scientist named Dr. Brown has perfected a time... See full summary »
Director: Kenji Sawatari
39. Zvyozdniy vors (2012)
115 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
In the year of 2221 Professor Chasharskiy leads an expedition to another planets through tunnel in Earth on the Scarab spaceship which is a modified winter service vehicle.
40. Casimiro (2009)
Casimiro tells the story of an illegal immigrant living in central Texas. As Casimiro tries to write a comforting letter to his family back home, we experience the truth about his days in ... See full summary »
42. Mission Force: CyberStorm (1996 Video Game)
Isometric turn-based strategy game set in the dystopian futuristic Earthsiege universe. A private military company orders the player to command units of mechs piloted by enslaved clones BioDerms to stop the man-made robotic Cybrids.
44. The Awesome Adventures of Victor Vector & Yondo: The Hypnotic Harp (1993 Video Game)
Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Third in the series of four interactive comic book adventure games featuring Victor Vector and Yondo. In the future, the world is still recovering from the tech crash of 2093 that wiped out... See full summary »
45. The Awesome Adventures of Victor Vector & Yondo: The Last Dinosaur Egg (1993 Video Game)
Animation, Adventure, Family
In their new adventure, time-traveling cyber-agents Victor Vector and his talking dog Yondo must go back in time to the dinosaur era to bring back a T-Rex egg. However, their archenemy, computer virus Ram Axis, corrupts their time jump.
46. Rave Shuttle: The Cosmic Challenge (1997 Video Game)
Adventure, Music, Sci-Fi
The captain of a small spaceship called Rave Shuttle is after the ultimate DJ melody. Visit a space station and a couple of planets, talk to aliens to learn where to find new music and solve some obtuse puzzles including sound mixing.
50. The Awesome Adventures of Victor Vector & Yondo: The Cyberplasm Formula (1995 Video Game)
Animation, Adventure, Drama
Fourth in the series of four interactive comic book adventure games featuring Victor Vector and Yondo. In the future, the world is still recovering from the tech crash of 2093 that wiped ... See full summary »