Most Popular "Tech Noir" 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. The Matrix (1999)

R | 136 min | Action, Sci-Fi

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

A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.

Writers: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Directors: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving

Votes: 1,158,281

2. Blade Runner (1982)

R | 117 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator.

Writers: Hampton Fancher, David Webb Peoples, Philip K. Dick | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos

Votes: 441,931

3. The Terminator (1984)

R | 107 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
83 Metascore

A human-looking indestructible 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.

Writers: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd, William Wisher Jr. | Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn, Paul Winfield

Votes: 570,454

4. Blackhat (2015)

R | 133 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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

A furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta.

Writer: Morgan Davis Foehl | Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis, Wei Tang, Leehom Wang

Votes: 35,077

5. Minority Report (2002)

PG-13 | 145 min | Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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

In a future where a special police unit is able to arrest murderers before they commit their crimes, an officer from that unit is himself accused of a future murder.

Writers: Philip K. Dick, Scott Frank, Jon Cohen | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Max von Sydow

Votes: 385,621

6. Face/Off (1997)

R | 138 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

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

In order to foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same criminal impersonates the cop.

Writers: Mike Werb, Michael Colleary | Director: John Woo | Stars: John Travolta, Nicolas Cage, Joan Allen, Alessandro Nivola

Votes: 275,366

7. Sunshine (2007)

R | 107 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

A team of international astronauts is sent on a dangerous mission to reignite the dying Sun with a nuclear fission bomb in 2057.

Writer: Alex Garland | Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans, Michelle Yeoh

Votes: 183,566

8. Dark City (1998)

R | 100 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

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

A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun.

Writers: Alex Proyas, Lem Dobbs, David S. Goyer | Director: Alex Proyas | Stars: Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly, William Hurt

Votes: 151,899

9. Paycheck (2003)

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

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

What seemed like a breezy idea for an engineer to net him millions of dollars, leaves him on the run for his life and piecing together why he's being chased.

Writers: Philip K. Dick, Dean Georgaris | Director: John Woo | Stars: Ben Affleck, Aaron Eckhart, Uma Thurman, Michael C. Hall

Votes: 87,785

10. Akira (1988)

R | 124 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
76 Metascore

A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only two kids and a group of psychics can stop.

Writers: Katsuhiro Ôtomo, Izô Hashimoto, L. Michael Haller, Heidi Wilbur, Kevin Seymour | Director: Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Stars: Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Mitsuo Iwata, Tesshô Genda

Votes: 99,674

11. Ghost in the Shell (1995)

Not Rated | 83 min | Animation, Action, Mystery

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

A female cyborg cop and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Master.

Writers: Kazunori Itô, Masamune Shirow | Director: Mamoru Oshii | Stars: Atsuko Tanaka, Iemasa Kayumi, Akio Ôtsuka, Kôichi Yamadera

Votes: 74,458

12. Surrogates (2009)

PG-13 | 89 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.

Writers: Michael Ferris, John D. Brancato, Robert Venditti, Brett Weldele | Director: Jonathan Mostow | Stars: Bruce Willis, Radha Mitchell, Ving Rhames, Rosamund Pike

Votes: 148,462

13. Strange Days (1995)

R | 145 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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

A former cop turned street-hustler accidentally uncovers a police conspiracy in 1999 Los Angeles.

Writers: James Cameron, Jay Cocks | Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Angela Bassett, Juliette Lewis, Tom Sizemore

Votes: 52,744

14. Cargo (2009)

112 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

In 2270, Earth is completely depleted and no one lives there anymore. Those that have money move to Rhea; but most of the population lives in orbit in space stations. Dr. Laura Portmann ... See full summary »

Writers: Arnold Bucher, Ivan Engler, Patrik Steinmann, Thilo Röscheisen, Johnny Hartmann | Directors: Ivan Engler, Ralph Etter | Stars: Anna Katharina Schwabroh, Martin Rapold, Regula Grauwiller, Yangzom Brauen

Votes: 15,272

15. Antiviral (2012)

Not Rated | 108 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

In a blackly satirical near future, a thriving industry sells celebrity illnesses to their obsessed fans. Employee Syd March's attempts to exploit the system backfire when they involve him in a potentially deadly mystery.

Writer: Brandon Cronenberg | Director: Brandon Cronenberg | Stars: Caleb Landry Jones, Lisa Berry, Sarah Gadon, Malcolm McDowell

Votes: 9,006

16. Enter the Matrix (2003 Video Game)

T | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

The game's story picks up just before The Matrix Reloaded and runs parallel to that of the film. Play either Niobe or Ghost as they bend the rules of the Matrix with martial arts, pilot the... See full summary »

Writers: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Directors: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Stars: Mary Alice, Christine Anu, Steve Bastoni, Don Battee

Votes: 2,423

17. The Count of Monte Cristo (2004– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Trying to escape his uneventful life, Albert, the son of a renowned general from Paris, makes a journey with his friend Franz. During his travels, he meets an immensely wealthy nobleman ... See full summary »

Stars: Johnny Yong Bosch, Erik Davies, Jun Fukuyama, Daisuke Hiragawa

Votes: 1,603

18. Tetsuo: The Bullet Man (2009)

71 min | Action, Sci-Fi

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

Losing his son Tom in a hit and run triggers violent emotions in Anthony, whose body begins to transform. When the driver who killed Tom reappears, Anthony mutates into a mass of metal - a human weapon fuelled by an uncontrollable rage.

Writers: Shin'ya Tsukamoto, Hisakatsu Kuroki | Director: Shin'ya Tsukamoto | Stars: Eric Bossick, Akiko Monô, Yûko Nakamura, Stephen Sarrazin

Votes: 1,211

19. Returner (2002)

R | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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

A young woman from the future forces a local gunman to help her stop an impending alien invasion which will wipe out the human race.

Writers: Richard Epcar, Kenya Hirata, Takashi Yamazaki | Director: Takashi Yamazaki | Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Anne Suzuki, Gorô Kishitani, Kirin Kiki

Votes: 10,306

20. Alien vs. Ninja (2010)

80 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

4.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A comet crashes into a Japanese forest and a group of mighty ninjas must fight a group of killer Aliens before they reach their village and kill everyone.

Writer: Seiji Chiba | Director: Seiji Chiba | Stars: Shûji Kashiwabara, Mika Hijii, Ben Hiura, Kôji Inagaki

Votes: 1,838

21. Login (2012)

125 min | Drama, Thriller

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

This movie is about three characters who are connected to the Internet and end up disconnecting their actual life.

Writer: Sanjeev Reddy | Director: Sanjeev Reddy | Stars: Himanshu Bhatt, Roy Radhika, Akkash Basnet, Rashmi Gautam

Votes: 75

22. Echo Dr. (2013)

81 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

3.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

When their home security system malfunctions, a family struggles to survive an attack against a state of the art patrol guard that believes they are intruders.

Writer: Patrick Ryan Sims | Director: Patrick Ryan Sims | Stars: Dane Bowman, Claire Gordon-Harper, Johnathan Hurley, Chris Maple

Votes: 106

23. Timesplitters 2 (2002 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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

In 2401, humanity is at war with relentless aliens, TimeSplitters. Space marines Cortez and Hart travel through time to stop the aliens in various spots, including Wild West, zombie-infested Gothic church and Blade Runner-esque future.

Directors: David Doak, Stephen Ellis | Stars: Tom Clarke Hill, Anna Burford, Kevin Clarke, Imme Dahlberg

Votes: 486

24. Global Frequency (2005 TV Movie)

45 min | Sci-Fi

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

The Global Frequency is an independent, illegal, covert intelligence agency determined to prevent international politics from undermining the security of the global community. Led by the ... See full summary »

Writers: Warren Ellis, John Rogers | Director: Nelson McCormick | Stars: Michelle Forbes, Aimee Garcia, Josh Hopkins, Jenni Baird

Votes: 238

25. Numb (2003)

77 min | Sci-Fi

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

In a post-apocalyptic world where society is controlled by a debilitating narcotic, one woman sets out to find her father, and to heal the wounds of her past.

Writer: Michael Ferris Gibson | Director: Michael Ferris Gibson | Stars: Jennifer West Savitch, Dominik Overstreet, Anne Goldmann, Peter Abraham

Votes: 67

26. Thief (2016)

Mystery | Announced

A young woman, to find her past, must navigate a world without memory and discovers the chance for a future.

Writer: Emily Young | Director: Emily Young

27. Beyond the Dreamcatcher (2016)

85 min | Horror, Sci-Fi | Post-production

In the wake of a mass-media blitz, the words, "DEEP WEB" expose the dark nature of mankind. When an over-the-hill shock jock takes the subject personally, his own darkness threatens to drag him into the depths of the digital abyss.

Writer: Daniel F. Lovetere | Director: Daniel F. Lovetere | Stars: Francesca Shipsey, Kateri DeMartino, Graham King, Matthias Lupri

28. The Magnificent Raiders of Dimension War One (2017)

130 min | Sci-Fi | Announced

A collection of rogues must gather information on a mysterious extra-dimensional threat to the galaxy in the 43rd century, and prepare a defense while fending off the first wave of attacks from horrific beings.

Writer: Dante D'Anthony | Director: Satie Gossett | Stars: Shane Wood, José Alvarez, Cat Migliaccio, Peter Mele

29. Robokop (2004– )

2 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

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

Robokop receives his weapon and tests it.

Star: Peter Weller

30. Xscape (2000)

135 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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

In 2069, doctors have developed the technology to create human clones. After governmental legislation, banning human cloning, the doctors at D.B.I. find another way to continue their ... See full summary »

Writer: Aaron Michael Lacey | Director: Aaron Michael Lacey | Stars: Emile Piscitelli, Ana Yudiskas, Markus Alexander, Tom Mangione

Votes: 85

31. Shadowrun (1994 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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

Shadowrun is an action RPG of epic proportions. You take on the role of Joshua, a Shadowrunner out to discover who murdered his brother. Along the way you get into street brawls, deadly ... See full summary »

Writers: John Fulbright, Jim Long, Don McClure, Tony Van | Star: Karyn Mason

Votes: 61

32. Hardline (1996 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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

In 1998 futuristic Detroit, a deadly terrorist techno cult known as The Sect is targeting civilians. The government is fighting them but their numbers are growing. A pilot with a mysterious past is key to ending their reign of terror.

Writers: Greg Glachant, Dominic Mathieu | Directors: Greg Glachant, Dominic Mathieu | Stars: David Gasman, David Gregg, Patrick Julien, Jim Adhi Limas

33. The Derelict (2015 Video)

PG-13 | Short, Sci-Fi

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

A young smuggler flees a deal gone bad in the corrupt Imperial realms. The rest of his crew gone, he flees to the Hercules cluster-Space Station.

Writer: Dante D'Anthony | Director: Dante D'Anthony | Star: Joel Suraci

34. Aftermath (VI) (2013)

8 min | Short, Sci-Fi

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

A young police officer uncovers a terrible secret.

Writer: Giovanni Fini | Director: Paul Cotrulia | Stars: Lucinda Farrelle, Joseph Law, Timothy Scott, Joerg Stadler

35. Shadowrun (2007 Video Game)

Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

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

An online first-person shooter with RPG elements, based on the classic tabletop game, in which tech-savvy mercenaries compete for lucrative hacking, infiltration and termination jobs.

Votes: 50

36. Angel Devoid: Face of the Enemy (1995 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

In a cyberpunk future, tough cop Jake Hard is after genetically engineered terrorist Angel Devoid. After his hovercraft crashes, Jake's face is surgically altered to look like Devoid's. He must get to the bottom of this conspiracy.

Writers: Mark Alamares, Anthony Gomez, Charles Payne | Directors: Mark Alamares, Paul Wu | Stars: Joshua Alvarenga, Armilyn Ancheta, Eric Anderson, Deem Bristow

Votes: 6

37. Other Voices: Creating 'The Terminator' (2001 Video)

Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Many cast and crew interviews cue us in on the making of the film Terminator, The (1984). From James Cameron's first concept to casting to practical effects, all this and much more is ... See full summary »

Director: Van Ling | Stars: James Cameron, William Wisher Jr., Stan Winston, Gene Warren Jr.

Votes: 103

38. Shadowrun Returns (2013 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Action adventure cyberpunk rpg with turn-based combat. A runner hires the player, a former teammate, to solve his murder. This takes the player to corrupt Seattle where a strange serial killer roams and dark spirits hide.

Writers: Mike Mulvihill, Michael A. Stackpole, Jordan Weisman | Director: Jordan Weisman

Votes: 63

39. Pixel Perfect (2004)

29 min | Short

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A Web designer suspects his new employer is selling more than just pictures over the Internet.

Writer: Mark Kochanowicz | Director: Mark Kochanowicz | Stars: Nicole Faries, Billy Finnigan, Mark Kochanowicz, Marc Krinsky

Votes: 13

40. Dawm Dirty Faces (2004)

90 min | Fantasy

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

In a strange and disturbing world, Kwesi, a fearless humanoid gangster, is forced to settle a large debt that he has with the leader of the mutant mafia, Ian Demone. Before fleeing the city... See full summary »

Director: Mancini | Stars: Damien Celli, Cedric Chanois, Aulélie Lassour, Fabrice Mancini

41. Maxwell's Demon (1999)

78 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

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

Add a Plot

Writer: David Clark | Director: David Clark | Stars: Andy Curtis, Darcy Dunlop, Mark David Stewart, Jennifer Wynne Webber

Votes: 36

42. Samurai Jack (2001–2016)
Episode: Tale of X9 (2004)

TV-Y7 | Animation, Action, Adventure

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

An experimental X-series robot was given emotions as an experiment and therefore was the only one of it's kind to survive intact. It retired after taking a shine to sweet thing Lulu, but ... See full summary »

Creator: Genndy Tartakovsky | Director: Genndy Tartakovsky | Star: Daran Norris

Votes: 143