Movies Like Edge Of Tomorrow
Edge Of Tomorrow managed to give us one hell of a ride with the time loop concept that it’s based around. Usually, any movie that deals with time, turns out to be incredibly fun to watch and sometimes incredibly mind-bending. Not only did this movie mess with time but it also combined it with aliens and action! What more could you ever possibly want in a film!? If you are here then, just like us, you must think this movie was awesome and are looking for more films like it! If that’s the case then you have come to the right place.
We have gone and gathered what we believe are the best movies like Edge Of Tomorrow which share one or more similarities with the film. You’ll find movies that deal with the same time loop idea and some that deal with the alien invasion side of things. All the films on this list are super entertaining and will provide you with hours of amazing entertainment. Just beware that some of these may make you feel like you threw your head in a blender! So just keep on scrolling to see what amazing movies we have in store for you this time around.
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Kicking off our list of movies like Edge Of Tomorrow we have one that will leave your mind reeling! Looper revolves around time and has incredible non-stop action. Plus just look at the cast! It really is a hell of a movie.
Looper Movie Description
Time travel exists in the future but only people who have the money to pay for it on the black market can access it. The mob is a large user of time travel. When they have a target they want to kill they send them into the past where a hitman known as a Looper waits to finish the job. Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is one of these Loopers and is quite good at his job. Everything is going well until the day arrives when Joe’s bosses want him to close the loop which includes sending Joe’s future self (Bruce Willis) for him to kill, which changes everything.
2. Source Code
If you like trippy movies and just want a great movie to watch then you have to check out Source Code. It’s a killer movie that manages to keep you on edge the whole time with your eyes glued to the screen. You can’t go wrong with this one.
Source Code Movie Description
Colter Stevens (Jake Gyllenhaal) is taking part in a top-secret military operation which gives him the ability to live through someone’s last minutes of their lives. This time around he has to live through the last minutes of Sean Fentress’ (Frédérick De Grandpré) life who died in a massive commuter train explosion. Colter’s job is to discover the identity of the bomber so that they can prevent any similar event from happening in the future. But as Colter continues to delve into the last minutes of Sean’s life he becomes convinced that he can stop the first bombing from ever occurring as long as he doesn’t run out of time.
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3. War Of The Worlds
So this one doesn’t deal with the time loop side of things but instead deals with the alien invasion part. And we have Tom Cruise once again in trouble with aliens. It’s a great movie and if you like anything to do with aliens you have to give it a watch.
War Of The Worlds Movie Description
Divorced father Ray Ferrier (Tom Cruise), has struggled to form a strong bond with his two children Rachel (Dakota Fanning) and Robbie (Justin Chatwin). Once again his ex-wife Mary Ann (Miranda Otto) drops them off at his house for the weekend. It quickly gets off to a rocky start and it seems as though it’s just going to be another weekend filled with tension. Out of nowhere electromagnetic pulses begin to strike and knock the power out. Ray decides to go investigate what’s going on. He quickly realizes that aliens have begun to attack the Earth and he races back home to protect his children. Now, they must stick together as they try and find refuge from these killer aliens.
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Here we actually have a horror movie! But how in the world can this be like Edge Of Tomorrow!? Trust us, this movie messes with time and will get that heart of yours pounding as well. It has very similar concepts and if you want a little thrill in your life, put this on your big screen.
Triangle Movie Description
Jess (Melissa George) has decided to set sail with a group of friends to escape her stressful life for a while. However, things quickly take a turn for the worse when a dangerous storm emerges threatening everyone’s life. The group is forced to board a large passing ship for safety. Jess believes that the ship looks familiar and as they look around they realize it’s abandoned and seems utterly empty. But they are not alone. As strange events continue to unfold it becomes abundantly clear that something is hunting them down one by one. It seems as though there is no escape from this deadly ship.
So for this one, you’ll just have to remember everything is not what it seems! We do know this movie was received with mixed feelings but we still really enjoyed it! It’s a very story-driven movie and you may have a bit of a headache after watching it! If you haven’t seen it it’s worth a watch.
Oblivion Movie Description
After a catastrophic war with an alien race, Earth has been left empty with few still walking on its surface. Among those is a safety repairman named Jack Harper (Tom Cruise). With only two weeks left on his mission, Jack can’t wait to go reunite with the other survivors on a colony far away. But, when Jack comes upon a gorgeous stranger in a crashed ship, he begins to question his reality and everything he knows about the war. With this woman’s arrival, a chain of different events begins to occur which all ultimately lead to Jack having to save mankind all by himself.
6. Groundhog Day
To end our list of movies like Edge Of Tomorrow we have a classic! Though this isn’t a sci-fi action movie, literally the entire basis of the movie is about being stuck in a time loop. So if you want a funny and even romantic film for a nice change of pace, give this one a try.
Groundhog Day Movie Description
Phil Connors (Bill Murray) a weatherman becomes annoyed when he finds himself having been assigned to cover the annual Groundhog Day festivities in a small town named Punxsutawney. The only good thing that comes from this is being around his attractive producer. Things become even worse when Phil finds himself reliving the same day over and over again. This keeps him trapped in the town and it seems as though there isn’t an end. Phil can’t find a way to escape this endlessly looping day so instead, he starts trying to make the best of it for a change.