Top 14 Sci Fi Anime Movie List Recommendation

Anime Apr 29, 2021

Nothing beats the joy of watching Sci-fi movies at full stretch. Sci-fi anime movies need a little bit of brain usage, but who doesn’t like racking their brains. Let’s take a look at some of the best sci-fi anime movie lists of all time. Is the list identical to your choices and preferences? Let’s find out!!! This is a randomized list with high IMDB ratings and a spoiler-free list. So no worries about spoilers!

The Best 14 Sci-Fi Anime Movie List

Patema Inverted

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This sci-fi anime movie got released in 2013 and has an IMDB rating of 7.4. Patema Inverted is a must-watch movie if you like adventure and sci-fi genres.

Ghost in the Shell

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Ghost in the shell is a cult classic that everyone should watch. The 1995 movie has a rating of 8 in IMDB. This series was so popular that a live-action movie was released in 2017.

Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence

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The 2004 sequel to the Ghost in the shell is one of the best sci-fi anime movies and is highly recommended. Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence is rated 7.5 in IMDB. Do check out both the movies! 



Before we had Inception, Japan gave us Paprika. Directed by Satoshi Kon, Parika was released in 2006. This is one of the best sci-fi anime movies that everyone should watch. It has an IMDB rating of 7.7.

Summer Wars

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The 2009 sci-fi movie Summer wars were quite ahead of its time. If you love artificial intelligence and anime, give this movie a chance. Summer Wars has an IMDB rating of 7.5 and it’s a really interesting movie. It will keep you hooked till the end.

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

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The 2006 romance and sci-fi movie is a fan favorite. If you still haven’t watched it, surely check it out. The Girl Who Leapt Through Time has a rating of 7.7 in IMDB. For many anime fans, this was their entry to anime movies, and this movie will not disappoint you. You will either love it or hate it! 


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The 2-hour sci fi movie Harmony is set in a futuristic world. Harmony makes you question life, and the movie is pretty deep. The 2015 movie has a 6.1 IMDB rating. Don’t forget to check it out! 

The Empire of the Corpses

Set in 19th century London, The Empire of the Corpses will surely catch your attention. The 2015 adventure and sci fi anime movie is a must-watch. The movie has an IMDB rating of 6.

Hello world


The 2019 romance sci-fi movie will captivate you. Reminds you of the first computer program right? Well, it’s related. Computer geeks and anime nerds combined, this movie is a treat for the eyes. Hello World has an IMDB rating of 6.8 and is a must-watch sci fi anime movie.



The 2013 romance and sci-fi movie will make you emotional. It’s a movie that’s definitely recommended. Hal has a 6.8 IMDB rating. 

Psycho Pass: The Movie


This list will be incomplete without mentioning Psycho-Pass: The Movie. Inspector Tsunemori is back with the psycho pass movie. The 2015 movie has a rating of 7.7 in IMDB and is available on Netflix! As a fan of the psycho pass series, this movie is a must-watch!

Also read: Akane Tsunemori | The Weight Of Free Will

The End of Evangelion

The 1997 action and sci fi movie have a rating of  8.1 on IMDB. The End of Evangelion is a must-watch movie and if you love this series. It’s available on Netflix.

Steins; Gate: The Movie

If you’ve loved Steins; Gate series it’s impossible to miss this movie. Steins; Gate needs no introduction. This popular sci fi movie had 8.5 IMDB rating.

Blame! Movie

The 2017 action and sci-fi movie definitely made it to this list. Viruses and cybertechnologies, without a question, will have your immediate attention. Blame! Has a 6.7 IMDB rating and is available on Netflix!

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