Science fiction movies have always attracted a fair share of the audience towards them. For more than five decades a majority of sci-fi movies were based on the age-old storyline of a machine gaining control over human beings and destroying its creator.
Well, with the advent of artificial intelligence the concept, storyline, and the overall quality of sci-fi movies have drastically improved. So these are the ten best movies about artificial intelligence that are worth watching.
1. The Terminator
The first best and possibly one of the most popular movies about artificial intelligence is The Terminator. This classic movie about AI is about a cyborg who is sent from 2029 to 1984 and his mission is to kill a waitress.
In near future, this lady will give birth to a person who will lead humanity in a war against the machines. That said, another soldier is sent from the future to protect this lady.
2. I, Robot
The next best movie about artificial intelligence on the list is I, Robot. Directed by Alex Proyas, I, Robot is a story of a detective who is technophobic. This detective investigates the suicide of leading robotics scientist, Dr Alfred Lanning and while investing he discovers a real threat to mankind.
Overall I, Robot is an interesting movie about artificial intelligence and it’s totally worth watching.
3. Bicentennial Man
Directed by Chris Columbus, Bicentennial Man is another classic AI movie. Bicentennial Man is a story of an android robot who is bought for household work by a family. After some time the robot gains human traits and emotions.
The movie clearly depicts how even non-living machines can be friendly. Bicentennial Man is a must watch movies about robots.
WALL-E is one of the most popular animated movies about artificial intelligence. Directed by Andrew Stanton, WALL-E is a story of a small waste-collecting robot who falls in love with another robot EVE.
WALL-E is full of adventure and it’s a robot movie that you should definitely watch with your family.
Directed by Wally Pfister, Transcendence is a story of a scientist Johnny Depp who is working on a machine that has complete human knowledge and human emotions. Once anti-tech radicals attempt to kill the scientist his teammates upload his consciousness to the machine.
Transcendence consists of a series of events that make it a must watch movie about artificial intelligence.
Ex-Machina is another interesting AI movie that depicts close human interaction with the most advanced artificial intelligence robot on the planet. Directed and written by Alex Garland, Ex-Machina is a story of a 26 years old programmer who falls in love with an AI girl robot.
Ex-Machina is a good movie about artificial intelligence and it’s totally worth watching.
7. The Matrix
The next best artificial intelligence movie on the list is The Matrix. Directed by Lana Wachowski and Lilly Wachowski, The Matrix is a story of Neo who is a programmer during the day and a hacker during the night. Morpheus, another hacker reveals the truth about human rebellions.
Neo then does everything he could to save human beings and fights against the matrix. Overall, The Matrix is a good action and sci-fi movie.
Directed by Steven Lisberger, Tron is a good artificial intelligence movie. Tron is a story of a computer hacker Kevin Flynn who wants to prove that senior executive Ed Dillinger stole five video games that were created by him. Doing this Flynn is pulled into the virtual world.
Tron is an independent system security program that could help Flynn to get out of the virtual world.
Metropolis is one of the oldest sci-fi movies in existence that is definitely ahead of its time. The story of Metropolis is about a man who accidentally discovers the underground world of workers who run the machinery that keeps the Utopian world functioning.
Freder then sets out to help workers in their struggle for a better life. Overall, this classic movie about AI will definitely impress you.
10. Star Trek: First Contact
The last best movie about Artifical intelligence on the list is Star Trek: First Contact. Directed by, Jonathan Frakes Star Trek: First Contact is a story of Borg who travels back in time so as to prevent alien interactions with earth.
This action and sci-fi movie is full of adventures and you should definitely watch it.
So these were some of the best movies about artificial intelligence that are worth watching. Do share your personal recommendations about the best artificial intelligence movies in the comments section below.
The author Anubhav Tyagi
Just a normal guy who listen to lots of music, but apart from that I love Tech!