Cool and Amazing Heroic Future Movies
Aeon Flux (2005)
Dir: Karyn Kusama
Stars: Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand, Sophie Okonedo
Aeon Flux is a mysterious assassin working for the Monicans, a group of rebels trying to overthrow the government. When she is a sent on a mission to kill the Chairman, a whole new mystery is found.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
Dir: Rupery Wyatt
Stars: James Franco, Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto
A substance, designed to help the brain repair itself, gives rise to a super-intelligent chimp who leads an ape uprising.
Cloud Atlas (2012)
Dir: Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski
Stars: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant
An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Dir: Garth Jennings
Stars: Martin Freeman, Yasiin Bey, Sam Rockwell
Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.”
Repo Men (2010)
Dir: Miguel Sapochnik
Stars: Jude Law, Forest Whitaker, Alice Braga
Set in the near future when artificial organs can be bought on credit, it revolves around a man who struggles to make the payments on a heart he has purchased. He must therefore go on the run before said ticker is repossessed.
I Am Legend (2007)
Dir: Francis Lawrence
Stars: Will Smith, Alice Braga, Charlie Tahan
Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure.
The Book of Eli (2010)
Dir: Albert Hughes
Stars: Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.