What are the best Movies similar to Blade Runner?

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    #1Total Recall

    Total Recall

    Total Recall is a 1990 American dystopian science fiction action film directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside, and Ronny Cox. It is loosely based on the Philip K. Dick story "We Can Remember It for You Wholesale". 


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    Aditya Gavde
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "First off, movies based in any right off of Philip K. Dick stories are usually awesome. Besides having that in common, these movies have a lot of solid stylistic parallels. Both are incredibly well made movies, and this one features someone named Michael Ironside, that is just awesome."
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    Gattaca is a futuristic thriller with a touch of noir cinema, like Blade Runner, that tells the story of a dystopic world where people are divided between those who are genetically enhanced and those who not. 


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    Danielle Burns
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "If you're into dystopic futuristic movies like I am, you'll really enjoy Gattaca. It's visually interesting, with artful photography. The storyline is interesting and the acting is terrific. As a thriller, the film keeps you totally enthralled with the action throughout. This movie is definitely worth your time and involvement."
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    Paprika is an animated, drama, fantasy, and crime movie directed by Satoshi Kon. It is based on the novel of the same name written by Yasutaka Tsutsui. It follows the story of a young female therapist Paprika.

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    Chao Yang
    Written on November 10, 2017
    "Paprika is an absolute classic of 90's anime movies. A must watch even if you aren't normally a fan of anime. It will bend your mind!"
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    #4Minority Report

    Minority Report

    Minority Report is an American neo-noir, science fiction movie in 2002 by Steven Spielberg. The movie is about office Chief John Anderton framed of a future murder he didn't commit. Anderton investigates who framed him.


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    Julia Mata
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "I really miss when Tom Cruise still made good movies. Minority Report is one of my favorites. It's entertaining and gives you something to think about. I doubt time travel will ever happen, but the concept here is unique and interesting. "
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    #5Strange Days

    Strange Days

    Strange Days is a cyberpunk film in 1995. The film is about a group of illegal smugglers discovering a deep conspiracy after acquiring a memory disc from a victim. 


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    Joe Russell
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "This is an excellent solution. It deals with a new drug that lets you experience the memories and records stored on discs. It is a slick SciFi movie with some cyberpunk element to it"
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    #6Dark City

    Dark City

    This movie by Alex Proyas, is a futuristic surreal thriller in which a man wakes up being accused of a murder he doesn't remember he has commited. Furthermore he is being chased y some strange creatures that seem to come from a world beyond ours. 


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    Brian Rose
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "I was looking for something similar to Blade Runner and stumbled across this movie. Dark City isn't much like Blade Runner when it comes to plot, but I think if you like one you'll like the other. The tone and atmosphere is very similar even though it's not quite cyberpunk. If you like sci-fi noir, I highly recommend it."
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    #7Ghost in the Shell

    Ghost in the Shell
    This anime film based on the manga by Masamune Shirow follows the security agency Section 9 on the hunt for a hacker named Puppet Master and getting trapped in a political intrigue mixed with corporate power.


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    Guillermina Franco
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "I'm in love with Blade Runner, so I'm always looking for movies to compare to it. I recently stumbled upon Ghost in the Shell. It's an excellent movie based on the manga by Masamune Shirow. It had me on the edge of my seat and in suspense the entire time. Excellent movie, very close to Blade Runner!"
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    #8The Thirteenth Floor

    The Thirteenth Floor
    A sci-fi thriller about an experiment gone awry, resulting in a murder mystery that veers between 1937 Los Angeles and the present day. An intelligent look at reality versus manipulated perception, where one is forced to question everything.

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    Christopher Mason
    Written on October 4, 2017
    "More science fiction than futuristic, The Thirteenth Floor does however raise interesting questions about the use of technology. There are a lot of different elements at work here as The Thirteenth Floor is a murder mystery, a thriller, and a love story all wrapped up in a science fiction film. I rank it up there with The Matrix and Blade Runner."


Best What are the best Movies similar to Blade Runner
1Total RecallMovies 52 Paid
2GattacaMovies 31 Paid
3PaprikaMovies 25 Paid
4Minority ReportMovies 24 Paid
5Strange DaysMovies 22 Paid
6Dark CityMovies 19 Paid
7Ghost in the ShellMovies 18 Paid
8The Thirteenth FloorMovies 18 Paid

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