Movies like First Man 2018

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

If you already watched and love First Man, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to First Man.

1 You Were Never Really Here 2017

A traumatised veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama

Director:

Lynne Ramsay

Writers:

Lynne Ramsay (screenplay by), Jonathan Ames (based on the book by)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, France
6.8

2 Venom 2018

Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking for a symbiote of their own.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action

Director:

Ruben Fleischer

Writers:

Jeff Pinkner (screenplay by), Scott Rosenberg (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

China, United States of America
6.7

3 Mission: Impossible - Fallout 2018

When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.

Genres:

Action, Adventure

Writers:

Bruce Geller (based on the television series created by), Christopher McQuarrie

Countries:

China, United States of America, France, Norway
7.7

4 Aquaman 2018

Once home to the most advanced civilization on Earth, Atlantis is now an underwater kingdom ruled by the power-hungry King Orm. With a vast army at his disposal, Orm plans to conquer the remaining oceanic people and then the surface world. Standing in his way is Arthur Curry, Orm's half-human, half-Atlantean brother and true heir to the throne.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Director:

James Wan

Writers:

David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick (screenplay by), Will Beall (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

Australia, United States of America
7

5 Bumblebee 2018

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary yellow VW bug.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

Travis Knight

Country:

United States of America
6.8

6 Solo: A Star Wars Story 2018

Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.

Genres:

Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

Ron Howard

Country:

United States of America
6.9

7 Blackkklansman 2018

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, History

Director:

Spike Lee

Country:

United States of America
7.5

8 Ad Astra 2019

The near future, a time when both hope and hardships drive humanity to look to the stars and beyond. While a mysterious phenomenon menaces to destroy life on planet Earth, astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across the immensity of space and its many perils to uncover the truth about a lost expedition that decades before boldly faced emptiness and silence in search of the unknown.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Drama

Director:

James Gray

Countries:

Brazil, China, United States of America
6.6

9 Vice 2018

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

Genres:

Drama, History, Comedy

Director:

Adam McKay

Writer:

Adam McKay

Country:

United States of America
7.2

10 The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs 2018

Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Western

Directors:

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Country:

United States of America
7.3

11 Bad Times At The El Royale 2018

Lake Tahoe, 1969. Seven strangers, each one with a secret to bury, meet at El Royale, a decadent motel with a dark past. In the course of a fateful night, everyone will have one last shot at redemption.

Genre:

Thriller

Director:

Drew Goddard

Writer:

Drew Goddard

Country:

United States of America
7.1

12 Searching 2018

After David Kim's 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter's laptop.

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery, Drama

Director:

Aneesh Chaganty

Country:

United States of America
7.6

13 Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot 2018

On the rocky path to sobriety after a life-changing accident, John Callahan discovers the healing power of art, willing his injured hands into drawing hilarious, often controversial cartoons, which bring him a new lease on life.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Gus Van Sant

Writers:

John Callahan (based on the book by), John Callahan (story by) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

14 A Star Is Born 2018

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers — and falls in love with — struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer — until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

Genres:

Drama, Romance, Music

Director:

Bradley Cooper

Writers:

Eric Roth (screenplay by), Bradley Cooper (screenplay by) | 7 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.7

15 American Animals 2018

Lexington, Kentucky, 2004. Four young men attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in the history of the United States.

Genres:

Drama, Crime, Documentary

Director:

Bart Layton

Writers:

Bart Layton, Claudia Zie (adaptation)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
7

16 The Sisters Brothers 2018

Oregon, 1851. Hermann Kermit Warm, a chemist and aspiring gold prospector, keeps a profitable secret that the Commodore wants to know, so he sends the Sisters brothers, two notorious assassins, to capture him on his way to California.

Genres:

Comedy, Western

Director:

Jacques Audiard

Writers:

Jacques Audiard (screenplay by), Thomas Bidegain (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, Belgium, France, Romania, Spain
7

17 Bohemian Rhapsody 2018

Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs become instant classics. When Mercury's increasingly wild lifestyle starts to spiral out of control, Queen soon faces its greatest challenge yet – finding a way to keep the band together amid the success and excess.

Genres:

Drama, Music

Director:

Bryan Singer

Writers:

Anthony McCarten (story by), Peter Morgan (story by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
8

18 Roma 2018

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Alfonso Cuarón

Writer:

Alfonso Cuarón

Countries:

United States of America, Mexico
7.7

19 The Favourite 2018

England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah's cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the two cousins to be the Queen's favourite.

Genres:

Drama, History, Comedy

Director:

Yorgos Lanthimos

Countries:

Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.6

20 Leave No Trace 2018

A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Debra Granik

Writers:

Debra Granik (screenplay by), Anne Rosellini (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
7.2

21 Wildlife 2018

14-year-old Joe is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry — a housewife and a golf pro — in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job (and his sense of purpose) he decides to join the cause of fighting the fire, leaving his wife and son to fend for themselves.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Paul Dano

Writers:

Paul Dano (screenplay by), Zoe Kazan (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.8

22 Green Book 2018

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Peter Farrelly

Writers:

Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie (as Brian Currie) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
8.2

23 The Old Man & The Gun 2018

The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman, who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Drama

Director:

David Lowery

Writers:

David Lowery, David Grann (based on the New Yorker article by)

Country:

United States of America
6.7

24 Widows 2018

A police shootout leaves four thieves dead during an explosive armed robbery attempt in Chicago. Their widows have nothing in common except a debt left behind by their spouses' criminal activities. Hoping to forge a future on their own terms, they join forces to pull off a heist.

Genres:

Crime, Thriller

Director:

Steve McQueen

Writers:

Gillian Flynn (screenplay by), Steve McQueen (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.9