Movies like Io 2019

As a young scientist searches for a way to save a dying Earth, she finds a connection with a man who's racing to catch the last shuttle off the planet.

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

1 Mowgli: Legend Of The Jungle 2018

A human child raised by wolves, must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama

Director:

Andy Serkis

Writers:

Callie Kloves (screenplay by), Rudyard Kipling (based on the stories of)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.5

2 The Highwaymen 2019

In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless are worshiped by the public.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

John Lee Hancock

Writer:

John Fusco

Country:

United States of America
6.9

3 The Silence 2019

With the world under attack by deadly creatures who hunt by sound, a teen and her family seek refuge outside the city and encounter a mysterious cult.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Fantasy

Director:

John R. Leonetti

Writers:

Carey Van Dyke (screenplay by), Shane Van Dyke (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

Germany
5.3

4 Fractured 2019

Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While the wife and daughter go downstairs for an MRI, Ray, exhausted, passes out in a chair in the lobby. Upon waking up, they have no record or knowledge of Ray's family ever being checked in.

Genre:

Thriller

Director:

Brad Anderson

Writer:

Alan B. McElroy

Country:

United States of America
6.3

5 Triple Frontier 2019

Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Crime, Adventure

Director:

J.C. Chandor

Writers:

Mark Boal (screenplay), J.C. Chandor (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

6 Tau 2018

Held captive in a futuristic smart house, a woman hopes to escape by befriending the A.I. program that controls the house.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Thriller

Writer:

Noga Landau

Country:

United States of America
5.8

7 I Am Mother 2019

A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

Genre:

Science Fiction

Director:

Grant Sputore

Writers:

Michael Lloyd Green (screenplay by), Grant Sputore (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

Australia
6.7

8 Polar 2019

When a retiring assassin realizes that he is the target of a hit, he winds up back in the game going head to head with a gang of younger, ruthless killers.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Drama

Director:

Jonas Åkerlund

Writers:

Jayson Rothwell (screenplay by), Víctor Santos (based on the Dark Horse graphic novel "Polar: Came from the cold" by)

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
6.3

9 In The Shadow Of The Moon 2019

In 1988, Philadelphia police officer Thomas "Locke" Lockhart, hungry to become a detective, begins tracking a serial killer whose crimes defy scientific explanation. When the killer mysteriously resurfaces nine years later, Locke's obsession with finding the truth threatens to destroy his career, his family, and possibly his sanity.

Genres:

Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Jim Mickle

Countries:

United States of America, Canada
6.2

10 Rim Of The World 2019

Stranded at a summer camp when aliens attack the planet, four teens with nothing in common embark on a perilous mission to save the world.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Adventure, Action, Comedy

Director:

McG

Writer:

Zack Stentz

Country:

United States of America
5.1

11 The Red Sea Diving Resort 2019

Sudan, East Africa, 1980. A team of Israeli Mossad agents plans to rescue and transfer thousands of Ethiopian Jews to Israel. To do so, and to avoid raising suspicions from the inquisitive and ruthless authorities, they establish as a cover a fake diving resort by the Red Sea.

Genres:

Drama, History, Thriller

Director:

Gideon Raff

Writer:

Gideon Raff

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.5

12 Extinction 2018

A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Thriller, Drama, Action

Director:

Ben Young

Writers:

Spenser Cohen (screenplay by), Brad Kane (screenplay by) (as Brad Caleb Kane) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.8

13 Replicas 2018

A scientist becomes obsessed with returning his family to normalcy after a terrible accident.

Genres:

Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

Jeffrey Nachmanoff

Writers:

Chad St. John (screenplay by), Stephen Hamel (story by)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom, China, Puerto Rico
5.5

14 The Titan 2018

On a bleak future Earth, a soldier endures a radical genetic transformation to save humanity. But his wife fears he's becoming more creature than man.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Lennart Ruff

Writers:

Max Hurwitz (screenplay by), Arash Amel (story by)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom, Spain
4.8

15 Spectral 2016

A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural beings that have taken over a European city.

Genres:

Thriller, Action, Science Fiction

Director:

Nic Mathieu

Writers:

Ian Fried (story), Nic Mathieu (story) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

16 Ufo 2018

A college student, who sees a UFO, uses his exceptional math skills to investigate the sighting with his friends while the FBI follows closely behind.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Thriller

Director:

Ryan Eslinger

Writer:

Ryan Eslinger

Country:

United States of America
6.2

17 Otherlife 2017

Ren Amari is the driven inventor of a revolutionary new drug. OtherLIfe expands the brain's sense of time and creates virtual reality directly in the user's mind. With OtherLife, mere seconds in real life feel like hours or days of exciting adventures. As Ren and her colleagues race around the clock to launch OtherLife, the government muscles in to use the drugs as a radical solution to prison overcrowding. They will create virtual cells where criminals serve long sentences in just minutes of real time. When Ren resists, she finds herself an unwilling guinea pig trapped in a prison cell in her mind. She must escape before she descends into madness, and then regain control of OtherLife before others suffer the same fate.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Crime, Mystery

Director:

Ben C. Lucas

Country:

Australia
6.3

18 Anon 2018

Set in a near-future world where there is no privacy, ignorance or anonymity, our private memories are recorded and crime almost ceases to exist. In trying to solve a series of unsolved murders, Sal Frieland stumbles onto a young woman who appears to have subverted the system and disappeared. She has no identity, no history and no record. Sal realizes it may not be the end of crime but the beginning. Known only as 'The Girl', Sal must find her before he becomes the next victim.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Andrew Niccol

Writer:

Andrew Niccol

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.1

19 Mute 2018

A mute man with a violent past is forced to take on the teeming underworld of a near-future Berlin as he searches for his missing girlfriend.

Genres:

Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Duncan Jones

Writers:

Michael Robert Johnson (screenplay by), Duncan Jones (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Germany, United Kingdom
5.4

20 Prospect 2018

A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon, aiming to strike it rich. They've secured a contract to harvest a large deposit of the elusive gems hidden in the depths of the moon's toxic forest. But there are others roving the wilderness and the job quickly devolves into a fight to survive.

Genre:

Science Fiction

Countries:

United States of America, Canada
6.2

21 Mortal Engines 2018

Many thousands of years in the future, Earth’s cities roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive traction cities, the old London, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected encounter with a mysterious young woman from the wastelands who will change the course of his life forever.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy

Director:

Christian Rivers

Writers:

Fran Walsh (screenplay by), Philippa Boyens (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

New Zealand, United States of America
6.1

22 Time Trap 2017

A group of students become trapped inside a mysterious cave where they discover time passes differently underground than on the surface.

Genres:

Adventure, Science Fiction

Directors:

Mark Dennis, Ben Foster

Writer:

Mark Dennis

Country:

United States of America
6.5

23 Orbiter 9 2017

Helena, a young woman on a deep space mission, has been alone for 20 years. Her parents abandoned ship after a technical malfunction made it impossible for all three of them to reach their intended destination. Alex, an isolated engineer, is about to enter her life and turn her world upside down.

Genres:

Drama, Science Fiction, Romance

Director:

Hatem Khraiche

Writer:

Hatem Khraiche

Country:

Spain
5.9

24 Bokeh 2017

On a romantic getaway to Iceland, a young American couple wake up one morning to discover every person on Earth has disappeared. Their struggle to survive and to reconcile the mysterious event lead them to reconsider everything they know about themselves and the world.

Genres:

Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller

Countries:

United States of America, Iceland
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