films List of Movies Like Inception  

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Looking for a list of movies that are similar to Inception? You're in luck, because all of the films listed below are related to Inception in one way or another. Here is our ranked poll of the best movies like Inception, ranked by how similar they really are to the Christopher Nolan classic. If you loved Inception, then we're willing to bet that you'll love the films listed here as well. Films like Shutter Island, Jacob's Ladder, and The Prestige all have that mindf*ck aspect to them that you're probably looking for. Other films simply star Leonardo DiCaprio, but are also similar in concept. Check out The Beach if you're looking for another Leo movie that is kind of like Inception. Many of the movies here will most likely require a second viewing to figure out what is going on, so if you want to watch some confusing movies, then check out the films below. 

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The Matrix is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Matrix Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss

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Shutter Island Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Mark Ruffalo

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Fight Club Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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Donnie Darko Drew Barrymore, Ashley Tisdale, Jake Gyllenhaal

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The Prestige Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman

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Memento Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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A Beautiful Mind is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
A Beautiful Mind Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe, Ron Howard

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The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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The Sixth Sense is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Sixth Sense Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Haley Joel Osment

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Seven is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Seven Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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Looper Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

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The Departed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Departed Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

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The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Dark Knight Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman

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The Green Mile Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell

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Minority Report Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell

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The Matrix Reloaded Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Jada Pinkett Smith

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
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Batman Begins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Batman Begins Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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The Bourne Identity Matt Damon, Clive Owen, Julia Stiles

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Gravity Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris

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The Truman Show Jim Carrey, Paul Giamatti, Ed Harris

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12 Monkeys Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, Christopher Plummer

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The Shawshank Redemption is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Shawshank Redemption Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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Unbreakable Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright

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Catch Me If You Can Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner

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Elysium is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Elysium Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Alice Braga

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Sherlock Holmes Rachel McAdams, Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law

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Inglourious Basterds is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Inglourious Basterds Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger

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Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Dark Knight Rises is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
The Dark Knight Rises Anne Hathaway, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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V for Vendetta Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving

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Super 8 Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka, Kyle Chandler

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The Bourne Ultimatum Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Brian Cox

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300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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Pan's Labyrinth Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Jurassic Park Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

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Prometheus Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba

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The Illusionist Jessica Biel, Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Terminator 2: Judgment Day Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton

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Gattaca Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Ethan Hawke

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Ocean's Eleven Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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Kill Bill Volume 1 Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino

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Enter the Dragon Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung

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The Adjustment Bureau Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Jon Stewart

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Training Day is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Training Day Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

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Romeo + Juliet Leonardo DiCaprio, Paul Rudd, Brian Dennehy

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Scarface is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Movies Like Inception
Scarface Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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The Others Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Michelle Fairley