Suspenseful Movies Like ‘Divergent’ That Will Keep You In Guess

If you are a true fan of mystery adventure movies then Divergent is amongst the most classic movies. What Makes You Different, Makes You Dangerous —- these true lines from this amazing movie are still very iconic. When Tris discovers she’s been classified as Divergent in a world divided by character types, she realizes she’ll have trouble fitting in. Tris and the secretive Four are pushed to discover what makes Divergents so hazardous when a plot is discovered to destroy them. The movie is full of excitement and serious mystery that will encourage the viewers to stick to their seats till the very end. 

If you’re looking for more Divergent inspired films, this post will benefit you because it will provide a comprehensive list of all the similar entertaining movies. So stay with us till the very end.

Let’s get started, 

1. The Hunger Games

2. Maze Runner

3. Dark City

4. Inception 

5. Ender’s Game

1. The Hunger Games (2012)

This movie-night, watch The Hunger Games with your friends and enjoy your movie night to the fullest. The Hunger Games is the winner of the BAFTA Awards and many others. Additionally, this movie was very popular and earned a huge amount of profit when it was released.

Movies set in the distant future usually depict rulers exploiting their power for joy. It follows Katniss’ participation in the Hunger Games as a replacement for her younger sister. With twelve participants who have trained for this event their entire lives, she must rely on her wits to save herself. It has a lot of action and adventure, it is quite similar to The Maze Runner, and will keep you amused for a very long time.

  • Release Date: March 23, 2012
  • IMDb Rating: 7.2/10
  • Run Time: 2 hours 22 minutes

2. Maze Runner

The next time you wake up, imagine yourself in the middle of a bounded maze, surrounded by people you don’t even know, and you have no memory of how you got there. You will be in a complete enigmatic state. The main character of the Maze Runner, Thomas, experienced something similar. When it was first released, this mystery-filled, action-packed film was a huge hit thanks to its incredible plot. Although Maze Runner is one of the best action-suspense films, fans of the film didn’t get tired while watching it, and they want to see more films like it.

  • Release Date: 19 September 2014
  • IMDb Rating: 6.8/10
  • Run Time: 1h 53 m

3. Dark City (1998)

A movie that has Sci-Fi and mystery along with science fiction is going to blow your mind for sure. It is slightly on the horror side and this movie will stick in your mind once you watch it and you will keep watching it again and again. 

The story of the movie is very similar to its name. An unremembered man wakes up without any memory of his past. He learns that he is a wanted man before he can cope with his situation. Slowly he begins to recognize that there is something wrong with this strange city where there is no sun and everyone falls asleep in the middle of the night.

  • Release Date: February 27, 1998
  • IMDb Rating: 7.6/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 40  minutes

4. Inception (2010)

Inception movie has won more than 100 awards including 4 Oscars. Inception was not only a great award-winning movie but it was also a high-grossing movie of its time. The action and adventure in this movie are top-notch and the acting skills of Leonardo DiCaprio deserve applause for sure. 

It is Dom Cobb’s job to rob people of their dreams by stealing information from their subconscious minds. In the process of becoming one of the most valuable assets in corporate intelligence, he has also given up everything he holds. Instilling a notion in someone else’s mind may seem difficult, but Cobb has a chance to save himself. The perfect crime would be committed by Cobb if he succeeds, but a deadly foe is watching over him.

  • Release Date: July 16, 2010
  • IMDb Rating: 8.8/10
  • Run Time: 2 hours 28 minutes

5. Ender’s Game (2013)

This action fantasy movie is a perfect option for your family movie night. Although this movie didn’t earn a massive amount of profit but still it was a huge success when it was released due to its amazing storyline. 

Throughout history, humans have been ravaged by alien races called the Formics. Despite technological advances in alien technology, Earth’s people remain united to prevent their own annihilation. Ender could be the savior of humanity, a quiet yet brilliant boy. He was sent to battle school in space after being cut off from his adoring sister and frightening brother. While learning to fight in order to save Earth and his family, he becomes an empathetic killer who despises what he does.

  • Release Date: November 1, 2013
  • IMDb Rating: 6.6/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 54 minutes

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Final Words:

The movies mentioned above are some of the best alternatives to Divergent. They will give you very similar vibes to Divergent but their storyline is different in a unique way which makes sure that you will not get bored at all. 

Shehak Raza

Shehak is a sports/streaming freak and loves to watch different sports including NFL, NBA, Football and binge watching thriller and drama content is a hobby as well. This guy loves to eat pizza at anytime in any situation

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