Dystopian Movies

Mad Max 2


The 1979 release of Mad Max brought with it a whole new genre of film, and it skyrocketed both Mel Gibson and George Miller to the top of the food chain at the turn of the decade. They knew they had ...

Mad Max


The post-apocalyptic genre has been around for a while. It’s a phenomenal genre, showing us the worst side of mankind and how we would react to the loss of literally everything. There’s always ...

Mortal Engines


I’ve always been a fan of science fiction fantasy, especially of the steampunk variety. There’s a considerable amount of content in this particular genre of fantasy that makes the cut, and yet there ...

In Time


Science Fiction films of the late 2000s and early 2010s were something else. There was a wide selection to choose from, disaster films and science fiction tales, genre-bending tales about ...

V for Vendetta


In the world of one-hit wonders, James McTeigue is a name of a legend. A filmmaker who has devoted his life to making cult films that are never going to go anywhere, yet he puts his heart and soul ...

The Island (2005)


I cannot be understated how important it is to have a great cast when you're making a film. You need actors who are on board with your vision as a director and you need them to perform at their peak ...

Black Mirror


I have been looking at this blank page for a while now trying to figure out how to do the awesome show Black Mirror justice! This is an anthology-style series that has sci-fi, drama, horror, and ...

Snowpiercer (TV series)


I remember randomly watching the Snowpiercer movie on Netflix one night and thinking it was a great post-apocalyptic sci-fi movie. When I heard that Snowpiercer was getting turned into a TV series I ...

The Matrix Resurrections


I was so in when the original Matrix was released. Actually, I remember the original Matrix (and Star Wars Episode 1) being the last movies I had to line up for over an hour to see, before my ...

The Purge: Election Year


Dystopian action films such as The Purge: Election Year have been rather divisive and overblown lately. It's a subgenre that's fairly been exploited, which happens with any genre alongside the ...