Science Fiction Movies

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My Favourite Science Fiction Films

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As Sci-Fi is one of my favourite movie genres, it was really difficult to limit this list. I've cheated a lot by having sequels in the top 10.


My Favourites in Order

  1. Star Wars Episodes 1-6 (1977+ and Rogue One) - but not 7 or 8 or Han Solo
  2. Alien/Aliens (1979/1986)
  3. Terminator 1-3 (1981/1991/2003)
  4. Fifth Element, The (1997)
  5. Back to the Future (1985/1989/1990)
  6. Planet of the Apes 1-5 (from 1965) and Rise/Dawn/War (2011/2014/2017)
  7. Total Recall (1990)
  8. Twelve Monkeys (1995)
  9. Predator 1 & 2 (1987/1990)
  10. Time After Time (1979)


Worthy Mentions

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
  • Abyss, The (1989)
  • Arrival (2016)
  • Avatar (2009)
  • Bicentennial Man (1999)
  • Children of Men (2006)
  • Daybreakers (2009)
  • District 9 (2009)
  • Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
  • E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  • Event Horizon (1997)
  • Flash Gordon (1980)
  • I Robot (2004)
  • I am Legend (2007)
  • In Time (2011)
  • Independence Day (1996)
  • Innerspace (1987)
  • Island, The (2005)
  • Jacket, The (2005)
  • Jurassic Park 1-3 (1993/1997/2001)
  • King Kong (1933/2005)
  • Logans Run (1976)
  • The Matrix Trilogy (1999/2001/2003)
  • Minority Report (2002)
  • Outland (1981)
  • Pacific Rim (2013)
  • Pitch Black (2000)
  • Real Steel (2011)
  • Robocop (1987)
  • Running Man, The (1987)
  • Serenity (2005)
  • Silent Running (1971)
  • Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2005)
  • Soldier (1998)
  • Solaris (2002)
  • Sphere (1998)
  • Stargate (1994)
  • Starship Troopers (1997)
  • Star Trek (Most from 1979 Esp. IV, II and VIII) and Star Trek (2009)
  • Super 8 (2011)
  • Thirteenth Floor (1999)
  • THX-1138 (1971)
  • Universal Soldier (1992)
  • War of the Worlds (1953/2005)
  • Westworld (1973)
  • Zardoz (1974)