Total Nerd Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love Interstellar  

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Interstellar fans, you know: This movie is truly unique and as such, finding an exact replacement TV show or film like it will be impossible. That being said, there are a slew of excellent TV shows and movies like Interstellar, in that they take you on grand adventures (often into space) and force you to think about the universe and our part in it as a whole.

If you’re wondering what to watch after Interstellar, consider films with a solid science fiction bent like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Contact, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and even Minority Report. Other films on this list of Interstellar similar movies include deep, thought-provoking films such as Inception, The Matrix and Frequency.

If you’re hoping to find some Interstellar similar shows, TV programs like The OA, Mr. Robot, Legion, and Fringe might suit your fancy. You could also consider the highly acclaimed HBO hit Westworld as well.

Interstellar fans, what say you? This is your opportunity to help out fellow fans with some solid Interstellar recommendations. Vote up the shows and movies you think others would also enjoy if they loved Interstellar – and, if you have a suggestion that isn’t listed, by all means, add it to this list.

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Contact


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Contact is a 1997 American science fiction drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis. It is a film adaptation of Carl Sagan's 1985 novel of the same name; Sagan and his wife Ann Druyan wrote the story outline for the film. Jodie Foster portrays the film's protagonist, Dr. Eleanor "Ellie" Arroway, a ...more

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Inception


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Inception is a 2010 science fiction heist thriller film written, produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. The film stars a large ensemble cast that includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Ken Watanabe, Tom Hardy, Dileep Rao, Cillian Murphy, Tom Berenger, ...more

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2001: A Space Odyssey is a 1968 epic science fiction film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay was written by Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke, and was partially inspired by Clarke's short story "The Sentinel". Clarke concurrently wrote the novel 2001: A Space Odyssey, which was ...more

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a 1977 science fiction film, written and directed by Steven Spielberg and featuring Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut, Melinda Dillon, Teri Garr, Bob Balaban, and Cary Guffey. It tells the story of Roy Neary, an everyday blue collar worker in Indiana, whose ...more

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