13 Assassins takes the "small band fighting against a big group" that Akira Kurasawa did so well and turns it into the best Samurai fight scenes ever put to film. Not just an action movie; spiritualism, honor and duty are themes that drive the heroes of the film.
Without spoiling what makes Colossal so effective, the tone is the primary twist with this film what makes it stand out. An interesting, wacky & original concept that is buoyed by excellent performances and the aforementioned tonal twist fight against genre tropes & what you think the movie would devolve into.
Cyberpunk is a subgenre of science fiction set in the future focusing on society as "high tech low life." The best cyberpunk movies all include common themes such as high tech & dystopian but the quality that defines them is how well they are they explored. Here are the best cyperpunk movies of all-time.