AI vs Lawby legalcomplex | created - 10 Sep 2016 | updated - 10 May 2019 | Public
Movies and TV Shows where human-made Computers, Robot's and AI go dark and disobey human laws. Worlds where #Robolaw rules..or AI is just being naughty. Rationale: * Only movies I've watched or will watch * Transformers is technically an alien race, * Oblivion is alien AI Add recommendations in the comments and you will be rewarded handsomely with recognition, praise, and popcorn
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1. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
G | 149 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi
After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.
Votes: 585,803 | Gross: $56.95M
This is the one everybody remembers. It didn't impress me because I'm not that old.
2. A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
PG-13 | 146 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother.
Votes: 285,888 | Gross: $78.62M
kinda slow but wonderful graphics and sceneries.
3. The Terminator (1984)
R | 107 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A human soldier is sent from 2029 to 1984 to stop an almost indestructible cyborg killing machine, sent from the same year, which has been programmed to execute a young woman whose unborn son is the key to humanity's future salvation.
Votes: 782,166 | Gross: $38.40M
My friend had the first pirated VHS copy on a Thursday. I left for Maimi on Friday. Bought the shoes and was back on Monday for school..The rest is playground history and I've been a legend ever since
4. RoboCop (1987)
R | 102 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.
Votes: 227,606 | Gross: $53.42M
I thought it was a crazy premise but great fun...now we know better. Observing the current cop shootings, I sure hope the real version would be loaded with a non-racist algorithm.
5. Ghost in the Shell (1995)
TV-MA | 83 min | Animation, Action, Crime
A cyborg policewoman and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Master.
Votes: 125,039 | Gross: $0.52M
IMHO..the best movie I have ever seen...better than the Matrix
6. Ex Machina (2014)
R | 108 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a highly advanced humanoid A.I.
Votes: 461,038 | Gross: $25.44M
Everything was gorgeous about this movie...except for the story itself.
7. Automata (I) (2014)
R | 109 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Human race is at edge of the end. Robot race is at edge of the beginning.
I thought this was better AI movie than Her and Ex Machina. Maybe because I'm Mad Max fanboy.
8. Her (2013)
R | 126 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
In a near future, a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need.
Votes: 521,724 | Gross: $25.57M
I wish this story was in Ex Machina, it would be the all-time AI classic in the same league as 2001.
9. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.
Votes: 972,373 | Gross: $204.84M
First attempt to succeed the first...it did ok
10. Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
R | 109 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A machine from a post-apocalyptic future travels back in time to protect a man and a woman from an advanced robotic assassin to ensure they both survive a nuclear attack.
Votes: 371,005 | Gross: $150.37M
First attempt to succeed the second...it failed
11. Terminator Salvation (2009)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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?
Votes: 338,511 | Gross: $125.32M
This should have never been attempted
12. Big Hero 6 (2014)
PG | 102 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
The special bond develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada. They team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Votes: 399,762 | Gross: $222.53M
My girls cried and so did I ...almost...it was that good.
13. Robots (2005)
PG | 91 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
In a robot world, a young idealistic inventor travels to the big city to join his inspiration's company, only to find himself opposing its sinister new management.
Votes: 129,845 | Gross: $128.20M
This movie may have set my little diva on her path to becoming an engineer.
14. I, Robot (2004)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
In 2035, a technophobic cop investigates a crime that may have been perpetrated by a robot, which leads to a larger threat to humanity.
Votes: 489,889 | Gross: $144.80M
Loved the graphics, loved the story, and ...loved the shoes ;-)
15. Robot & Frank (2012)
PG-13 | 89 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
In the near future, an ex-jewel thief receives a gift from his son: a robot butler programmed to look after him. But soon the two companions try their luck as a heist team.
Votes: 61,152 | Gross: $3.33M
On par with Her on story, acting and emotions. Beats Her on humor ;-)
16. Almost Human (2013–2014)
TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In a not-so-distant future, a human cop and an android partner up to protect and serve.
First show I've seen characters legitimately using bitcoin ;-)
17. The 100 (2014– )
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Set ninety-seven years after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization, when a spaceship housing humanity's lone survivors sends one hundred juvenile delinquents back to Earth, in hopes of possibly re-populating the planet.
This series is..wow. I mean...wow. It got better every season.
18. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
PG-13 | 141 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to Earth's mightiest heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plan.
Votes: 720,561 | Gross: $459.01M
Hands down, Dee coolest AI voice ever....
19. RoboCop (2014)
PG-13 | 117 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy, a loving husband, father and good cop, is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.
Votes: 213,402 | Gross: $58.61M
I only watched this because of the original
20. Transcendence (I) (2014)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
A scientist's drive for artificial intelligence takes on dangerous implications when his own consciousness is uploaded into one such program.
Votes: 213,266 | Gross: $23.02M
I couldn't even finish watching this...
21. TRON (1982)
PG | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program.
Votes: 111,256 | Gross: $33.00M
I couldn't remember watching this so thank God for the remake.
22. TRON: Legacy (2010)
PG | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father's corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world.
Votes: 308,523 | Gross: $172.06M
I loved it...every scene was magical, simply magical.
23. The Matrix (1999)
R | 136 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.
Votes: 1,627,037 | Gross: $171.48M
This movie defines what I do every day. It has been the biggest influence on my dreams.
24. The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
R | 138 min | Action, Sci-Fi
Neo and his allies race against time before the machines discover the city of Zion and destroy it. While seeking the truth about the Matrix, Neo must save Trinity from a dark fate within his dreams.
Votes: 504,878 | Gross: $281.49M
..whatever happened, happened, and could not have happened in any other way..we are still alive.
25. 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: 438,550 | Gross: $139.31M
An unparalleled cinematographic feat that missed out on a equally good story.
26. Matriculated (2003)
16 min | Animation, Sci-Fi, Short
Using the Matrix, a resistance group attempts to recruit a sentinel to their cause.
These shorts were the guilty little snacks you gorge on while waiting for dinner.
27. WarGames (1983)
PG | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III.
Votes: 88,201 | Gross: $79.57M
This one got me interested in computers
28. Morgan (2016)
R | 92 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
A corporate risk-management consultant must decide whether or not to terminate an artificially created humanoid being.
Votes: 38,192 | Gross: $3.91M
Watched and Wow, but towards the end, I kinda knew what was going to happen.
29. Westworld (2016– )
TV-MA | 62 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence.
Games of Thrones for geeks like me
30. Westworld (1973)
PG | 88 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A robot malfunction creates havoc and terror for unsuspecting vacationers at a futuristic, adult-themed amusement park.
Votes: 50,712 | Gross: $16.06M
Will watch this one day..just to understand my "Games of Thrones"
31. Blade Runner (1982)
R | 117 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A blade runner must pursue and terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space, and have returned to Earth to find their creator.
Votes: 676,063 | Gross: $32.87M
Nostalgia...but I was too young to watch and appreciate this.
32. WALL·E (2008)
G | 98 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.
Votes: 971,945 | Gross: $223.81M
Best animated AI movie..my favorite still.
33. Moon (2009)
R | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's power problems.
Votes: 328,980 | Gross: $5.01M
I watched it but only die hard would love this one.
34. Metropolis (1927)
Not Rated | 153 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.
Votes: 155,543 | Gross: $1.24M
Just to be as complete as possible but haven't watched it...don't plan too either...maybe
35. Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
M | 100 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller
Thinking this will prevent war, the US government gives an impenetrable supercomputer total control over launching nuclear missiles. But what the computer does with the power is unimaginable to its creators.
Again..just to be as complete as possible but haven't watched it...don't plan too...unless I run out of cinema
36. Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004)
PG-13 | 100 min | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
In the year 2032, Batô, a cyborg detective for the anti-terrorist unit Public Security Section 9, investigates the case of a female robot--one created solely for sexual pleasure--who slaughtered her owner.
Votes: 35,509 | Gross: $1.04M
Watched it..I just can't remember what it was about :(
37. Forbidden Planet (1956)
G | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has.
Votes: 44,286 | Gross: $3.00M
Just to be as complete as possible but haven't watched it...don't plan too either...probably
38. Lost in Space (1998)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Family
The Robinson family was going into space to fight for a chance for humanity. Now they are fighting to live long enough to find a way home.
Votes: 68,598 | Gross: $69.12M
Contrary to the tv series..I hated the robot
39. High-Rise (2015)
R | 119 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.
Votes: 36,921 | Gross: $0.34M
On my watch list so don't shoot me if the building wasn't real AI but just messed up programming..
40. Knight Rider (1982–1986)
TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A lone crimefighter battles the forces of evil with the help of a virtually indestructible and artificially intelligent supercar.
The first real Autopilot...Yes...real autopilot
41. Ghost in the Shell (2017)
PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In the near future, Major Mira Killian is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.
Votes: 191,052 | Gross: $40.56M
I pray to the AI gods they don't mess this up...OMG I pray :(
42. Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
R | 164 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
Young Blade Runner K's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former Blade Runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.
Votes: 438,462 | Gross: $92.05M
43. The Lift (1983)
R | 95 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Deadly accidents start occurring in the elevators of a new office building. Felix Adelaar, the elevator company's mechanic, is perplexed by the strange nature of the accidents, and starts doing his own investigation into the matter.
44. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
R | 107 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Alice returns to where the nightmare began: The Hive in Raccoon City, where the Umbrella Corporation is gathering its forces for a final strike against the only remaining survivors of the apocalypse.
Votes: 81,653 | Gross: $26.83M
46. Uncanny (2015)
Not Rated | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi