Best Sci-fi Movies


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41 Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
42 Prometheus Prometheus

Awesome! - As with all Scott movies the screenplay is brilliant & captivating, the special effects are very professional unlike most cartoonish computerised crap, the acting is good and it must be watched at least 5 times to fully understand.

Very good setup and all the acting and graphics were great, not just about monsters and scariness, it has a complex and we'll executed plot - u_maddox_bro

43 Captain America: Civil War Captain America: Civil War
44 Wall-E Wall-E
45 Battle Royale Battle Royale
46 The Hunger Games The Hunger Games

Come on people! Romance, drama, action…the Hunger Games has it all!

47 Melancholia Melancholia
48 Avatar Avatar

This is the epitome of sci-fi movies. I don't need to say much more. This should be on the top 5 at least.

49 Total Recall Total Recall
50 Children of Men Children of Men
51 Elysium Elysium

Far from the greatest sci-fi movies like T2 and Star Wars V, but this still is a great, and heartbreakingly underrated sci-fi film about a dying future of the Planet Earth being taken over by the wealthy in their heavenly home in space, called Elysium. It is up to Max the Costa (Matt Damon) to stop evil bounty hunter Agent Kruger (Sharlto Copy) and bring the dying people of Earth to Elysium with a newly installed cyborg computer system to his body. This film was just called by most people to be a disappointment compared to the so called " high alien thrills of District 9". This film may not be what is wanted of the sci-fi general public but it may be correct rather than false of most sci-fi movies about the future because of what we are doing to our Planet Earth in the present.

52 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
53 Dark City Dark City
54 Pacific Rim Pacific Rim

MOST UNDER RATED MOVIE OF ALL TIME! Nice job on this one del toro!

55 Looper Looper

Greatest time travel flick ever in my mind. Such good atmosphere and acting

56 I Am Legend I Am Legend

Awesome movie zombies everywhere!

57 The Fifth Element The Fifth Element
58 Independence Day Independence Day
59 Pitch Black Pitch Black

An astonishingly underrated sci-fi flick with a terrifying atmosphere, simple yet effective plot, stellar acting(from Vin Diesal especially) and great visuals! Wake up, fellow sci-fi fans, what's not to like?!

60 Iron Man Iron Man
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