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Dystopian Novels

A guide to fictional societies that are considered dystopian.

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Political Dystopian Movies

Read all the books? Or just looking for a movie to watch? Try one of these!

What is a Political Dystopia?

A political dystopia happens when any type of political party, organization, or ideology takes over. This also occurs when an extreme religious organization takes over. Many times these are seen as government controlled societies. 

Political Dystopian Novels

In addition to the classic dystopian novels 1984, Brave New World, Fahrenheit 451, The Handmaid's Tale, and The Running Man, here are some other government/political/religious dystopian reads:

Juvenile/Young Adult Novels