Most Popular "Future War" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year













































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)

PG-13 | 140 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
82 Metascore

After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.

Director: Matt Reeves | Stars: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Karin Konoval

Votes: 98,276 | Gross: $140.96M

2. Starship Troopers (1997)

R | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
51 Metascore

Humans in a fascistic, militaristic future do battle with giant alien bugs in a fight for survival.

Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Casper Van Dien, Denise Richards, Dina Meyer, Jake Busey

Votes: 235,632 | Gross: $54.81M

3. Allegiant (2016)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
33 Metascore

After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around them.

Director: Robert Schwentke | Stars: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jeff Daniels, Naomi Watts

Votes: 77,165 | Gross: $66.00M

4. Terminator Genisys (2015)

PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
38 Metascore

When John Connor, leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline.

Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke, Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney

Votes: 213,275 | Gross: $89.76M

5. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
74 Metascore

The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy

Votes: 567,174 | Gross: $233.92M

6. The Terminator (1984)

R | 107 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
83 Metascore

A seemingly indestructible humanoid cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn, Paul Winfield

Votes: 659,010 | Gross: $38.40M

7. Terminator 2 (1991)

R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
75 Metascore

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her ten year old son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Votes: 815,898 | Gross: $204.84M

8. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
65 Metascore

As the war of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring together an army against President Snow, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.

Director: Francis Lawrence | Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 214,016 | Gross: $281.72M

9. Terminator Salvation (2009)

PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
49 Metascore

In 2018, a mysterious new weapon in the war against the machines, half-human and half-machine, comes to John Connor on the eve of a resistance attack on Skynet. But whose side is he on, and can he be trusted?

Director: McG | Stars: Christian Bale, Sam Worthington, Anton Yelchin, Moon Bloodgood

Votes: 302,396 | Gross: $125.32M

10. Serenity (2005)

PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
74 Metascore

The crew of the ship Serenity try to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their members who is telepathic.

Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alan Tudyk

Votes: 255,481 | Gross: $25.51M

11. The Postman (1997)

R | 177 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
29 Metascore

A nameless drifter dons a postman's uniform and bag of mail as he begins a quest to inspire hope to the survivors living in post-apocalyptic America.

Director: Kevin Costner | Stars: Kevin Costner, Will Patton, Larenz Tate, Olivia Williams

Votes: 59,898 | Gross: $17.63M

12. Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008–2009)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Set after the events in Terminator 2 (1991), Sarah Connor and her son, John, try to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.

Stars: Lena Headey, Thomas Dekker, Summer Glau, Richard T. Jones

Votes: 53,026

13. X2 (2003)

PG-13 | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
68 Metascore

The X-Men band together to find a mutant assassin who has made an attempt on the President's life, while the Mutant Academy is attacked by military forces.

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Ian McKellen

Votes: 442,083 | Gross: $214.95M

14. Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)

R | 109 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
66 Metascore

A cybernetic warrior from a post-apocalyptic future travels back in time to protect a 25-year old drifter and his future wife from a most advanced robotic assassin and to ensure they both survive a nuclear attack.

Director: Jonathan Mostow | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken, Claire Danes

Votes: 326,643 | Gross: $150.37M

15. Soldier (I) (1998)

R | 99 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An engineered space soldier is deemed obsolete and dumped on a waste planet where he is reluctantly taken in by a community of defenseless refugees.

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Kurt Russell, Jason Scott Lee, Jason Isaacs, Connie Nielsen

Votes: 46,332 | Gross: $14.57M

16. Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

PG | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
65 Metascore

On the eve of retirement, Kirk and McCoy are charged with assassinating the Klingon High Chancellor and imprisoned. The Enterprise crew must help them escape to thwart a conspiracy aimed at sabotaging the last best hope for peace.

Director: Nicholas Meyer | Stars: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan

Votes: 59,723 | Gross: $74.89M

17. Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
51 Metascore

The Enterprise is diverted to the Romulan homeworld Romulus, supposedly because they want to negotiate a peace treaty.

Director: Stuart Baird | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton

Votes: 62,652 | Gross: $43.25M

18. Screamers (1995)

R | 108 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

(SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as... See full summary »

Director: Christian Duguay | Stars: Peter Weller, Roy Dupuis, Jennifer Rubin, Andrew Lauer

Votes: 21,621 | Gross: $5.78M

19. Doom (2005)

R | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Horror

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
34 Metascore

Space Marines are sent to investigate strange events at a research facility on Mars but find themselves at the mercy of genetically enhanced killing machines.

Director: Andrzej Bartkowiak | Stars: Karl Urban, Rosamund Pike, Dwayne Johnson, Deobia Oparei

Votes: 92,587 | Gross: $28.03M

20. Battlestar Galactica (2003– )

TV-14 | 183 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A re-imagining of the original series in which a "rag-tag fugitive fleet" of the last remnants of mankind flees pursuing robots while simultaneously searching for their true home, Earth.

Stars: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Katee Sackhoff, Jamie Bamber

Votes: 54,341

21. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)

PG | 88 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
49 Metascore

In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.

Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Don Murray, Ricardo Montalban, Natalie Trundy

Votes: 25,684 | Gross: $9.00M

22. Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)

G | 93 min | Action, Sci-Fi

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
40 Metascore

One decade after a worldwide series of ape revolutions and a brutal nuclear war among humans, Caesar must protect survivors of both species from an insidious human cult and a militant ape faction alike.

Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Claude Akins, Natalie Trundy, Severn Darden

Votes: 24,825 | Gross: $8.80M

23. Beowulf (1999)

R | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

4.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A sci-fi update of the famous 6th Century poem. In a beseiged land, Beowulf must battle against the hideous creature Grendel and his vengeance seeking mother.

Director: Graham Baker | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Rhona Mitra, Oliver Cotton, Götz Otto

Votes: 10,089

24. Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (2004 Video)

R | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Horror

3.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

In the sequel to Paul Verhoeven's loved/reviled sci-fi film, a group of troopers taking refuge in an abandoned outpost after fighting alien bugs, failing to realize that more danger lays in wait.

Director: Phil Tippett | Stars: Billy Brown, Richard Burgi, Kelly Carlson, Cy Carter

Votes: 19,566

25. Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)

R | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

4.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

In the future, Highlander Connor MacLeod must prevent the destruction of Earth under an anti-ozone shield.

Director: Russell Mulcahy | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Virginia Madsen, Michael Ironside

Votes: 38,611 | Gross: $15.56M

26. The Transformers: The Movie (1986)

PG | 84 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The Autobots must stop a colossal planet consuming robot who goes after the Autobot Matrix of Leadership. At the same time, they must defend themselves against an all-out attack from the Decepticons.

Director: Nelson Shin | Stars: Orson Welles, Robert Stack, Leonard Nimoy, Norman Alden

Votes: 33,650 | Gross: $5.85M

27. Fortress (1992)

R | 95 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A futuristic prison movie. Protagonist and wife are nabbed at a future US emigration point with an illegal baby during population control. The resulting prison experience is the subject of ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Gordon | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Loryn Locklin, Kurtwood Smith, Clifton Collins Jr.

Votes: 24,612 | Gross: $6.74M

28. Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012)

R | 89 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A black op has gone terribly wrong. Now, Captain Carmen Ibanez and a hardcore trooper famed as Major Henry "Hero" Varro must lead a team of battle-weary troopers to find the missing ship and discover what went wrong.

Director: Shinji Aramaki | Stars: Luci Christian, David Matranga, Justin Doran, David Wald

Votes: 9,443

29. Impostor (2001)

R | 95 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
33 Metascore

In the future, an alien race uses androids as bombs to attack Earth. A government weapons specialist is accused of being one such android and sets out to prove his innocence.

Director: Gary Fleder | Stars: Shane Brolly, Vincent D'Onofrio, Gary Sinise, Madeleine Stowe

Votes: 20,800 | Gross: $6.11M

30. Halo 2 (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Master Chief must defend Earth from invading Covenant forces.

Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Julie Benz, Hamilton Camp, Tim Dadabo

Votes: 6,578

31. Highlander: The Source (2007 TV Movie)

R | 86 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

3.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

Duncan MacLeod and his fellow Immortals quest to locate the Grail of their world.

Director: Brett Leonard | Stars: Adrian Paul, Thekla Reuten, Cristian Solimeno, Peter Wingfield

Votes: 8,179

32. Yor, the Hunter from the Future (1983)

PG | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

4.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A warrior seeks his true origins in a seemingly prehistoric wasteland.

Director: Antonio Margheriti | Stars: Reb Brown, Corinne Cléry, John Steiner, Carole André

Votes: 2,113 | Gross: $2.81M

33. Halo 3 (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Master Chief and the Arbiter must join together to attack the Covenant and destroy the Flood.

Stars: Tim Dadabo, Keith David, Steve Downes, Jen Taylor

Votes: 8,646

34. Warriors of the Wasteland (1983)

R | 91 min | Action, Romance, Sci-Fi

4.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Two mercenaries help wandering caravans fight off an evil and aimless band of white-clad bikers after the nuclear holocuast.

Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Giancarlo Prete, Fred Williamson, George Eastman, Anna Kanakis

Votes: 1,788

35. Left Behind III: World at War (2005)

PG-13 | 95 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

4.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

The world falls into chaos as Nicolae Carpathia detonates nuclear devices across the globe and stages multiple devastating attacks against both the Tribulation Force and an international militia, led by U.S. President Gerald Fitzhugh.

Director: Craig R. Baxley | Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Kirk Cameron, Brad Johnson, Jessica Steen

Votes: 3,095

36. Fortress 2 (2000)

R | 92 min | Action, Sci-Fi

4.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

7 years after the original Fortress movie, Brennick along with the rebels are captured and sent to a new, more sophisticated fortress prison, in outer space.

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Beth Toussaint, Willie Garson, Aidan Ostrogovich

Votes: 5,764

37. Genesis II (1973 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Sci-Fi

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A scientist who has been preserved in suspended animation wakes up to find himself in a primitive society in the future.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Alex Cord, Mariette Hartley, Ted Cassidy, Percy Rodrigues

Votes: 640

38. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Game that portrays the life of a jedi knight and sith lords, while you find your way around the galaxy, as you become part of the story.

Director: Adam Schnitzer | Stars: Corey Burton, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Andrew Chaikin, Hayden Christensen

Votes: 1,024

39. Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II (2008 TV Short)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The second of three Star Wars themed Robot Chicken parodies.

Director: Seth Green | Stars: Seth Green, Abraham Benrubi, Bob Bergen, Ahmed Best

Votes: 3,679

40. Transufômâ: Maikuron densetsu (2002–2003)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Action, Animation, Adventure

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The Autobots and the Decepticons are going at it again, but this time the two factions are fighting over little transformers called the Mini-Cons. These Transformers gives their masters a ... See full summary »

Stars: Garry Chalk, David Kaye, Michael Dobson, Matt Hill

Votes: 973

41. Biohazard 5 (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Sent in by the BSAA, Chris Redfield has a new mission. It takes him into South Africa where he encounters a new horror and relives an old past.

Directors: Liam O'Brien, Toshio Ohashi, Jim Sonzero, Garson Yu | Stars: Roger Craig Smith, Eva La Dare, D.C. Douglas, Patricia Ja Lee

Votes: 5,612

42. Terminator Salvation (2009 Video Game)

T | Action, Sci-Fi

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Set in 2016 in Los Angeles, the game takes place between the events of Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines and Terminator Salvation.

Director: Ulf Andersson | Stars: Gideon Emery, Moon Bloodgood, Rose McGowan, Common

Votes: 357

43. Highlander: The Search for Vengeance (2007 Video)

Unrated | 85 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An anime continuation of the HIGHLANDER saga, following immortal Colin MacLeod's quest for revenge in the future.

Directors: Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Takuji Endo, Hiroshi Hamazaki | Stars: Alistair Abell, Debi Mae West, Nolan North, Scott McNeil

Votes: 3,085

44. Casshern (2004)

142 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Live-action sci-fi movie based on a 1973 Japanese animé of the same name (Shinzo Ningen Casshân). Theme song by Utada Hikaru.

Director: Kazuaki Kiriya | Stars: Yûsuke Iseya, Kumiko Asô, Akira Terao, Kanako Higuchi

Votes: 12,482

45. Terminator Salvation: The Machinima Series (2009– )

Not Rated | 14 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Blair Williams is fighting the war against the machines in downtown Los Angeles while tracking down the infamous hacker "the ghost" and trying to pursue him to join sides with the resistance.

Stars: Moon Bloodgood, Cam Clarke, Jim Meskimen, Heather Halley

Votes: 429

46. Star Wars: Republic Commando (2005 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

You play a Republic clone commando who leads an elite strike team in the Clone Wars.

Director: Tim Longo | Stars: Temuera Morrison, Andrew Chaikin, Raphael Sbarge, Jonathan David Cook

Votes: 1,106

47. FutureWeapons (2006– )

60 min | Documentary, Action, Crime

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Richard Machowicz

Votes: 603

48. Dune Warriors (1990)

R | 80 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

After the end of the world, Earth is a thirsty planet ruled by vicious warlords. One woman is brave enough to fight back; she bands together five warriors to save her town and their ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago | Stars: David Carradine, Rick Hill, Luke Askew, Jillian McWhirter

Votes: 224

49. Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003 Video Game)

T | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

You are The Terminator in this game bases on the movie that is programmes by SkyNet to destroy Mankind before John Connor can re-programme a Terminator to send back in time to protect his younger self.

Director: Antoine Charreyron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Poppi Monroe, Claire Danes, Nick Stahl

Votes: 4,043

50. The Last Sentinel (2007)

R | 93 min | Action, Sci-Fi

3.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

No emotion. No fear. No pain. They were the perfect soldiers to protect civilization-until the drone police became the perfect enemy. With little hope left for mankind, Tallis, an ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse V. Johnson | Stars: Peter Allas, Matthew R. Anderson, Steven Bauer, Keith David

Votes: 1,522