The Matrix is a 1999 science fiction action film directed by The Wachowski Brothers. Set in dystopian future the movie follows Neo (Keanu Reeves), a computer hacker who joins a rebellion against the machines after knowing that his everyday world is the product of a computer-driven digital matrix created by sentient machines. If you are a fan of science fiction movies like The Matrix and looking for movies similar to it then find the recommendations for it below. Obviously, it goes without saying that the closest movies like The Matrix are the sequels, so those are not included in the list see them if you haven’t already and don’t forget to mention if we miss any similar movie like Matrix as we keep on updating this list.
Inception is a 2010 science fiction action-thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. Leonardo DiCaprio plays Dom Cobb, an extractor who performs illegal corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets to extract valuable information. He is approached by the wealthy Mr. Saito (Ken Watanabe) to performing the act of inception, to implant an idea into his target’s subconscious.
Dark City (1998)
Dark City is a 1998 science fiction film directed by Alex Proyas. The film follows John Murdoch (Rufus Sewell), a man suffering from amnesia find out he is wanted for brutal murders that he doesn’t remember. He seeks to unravel the riddle of his identity while on the run from the police and a mysterious group with telekinetic powers known only as the “Strangers”.
Total Recall (1990)
The Animatrix (2003)
The Animatrix is a groundbreaking collection of nine short films from the creators of The Matrix trilogy directed by seven leading anime directors. The movies details the backstory of the “Matrix” universe, and the reason for creating it.