Tuesday, 12 August 2008
Top 10 Sci-Fi Movies
1) Alien ; The greatest sci-fi movie of all time. Still great to watch today. This set the standard for all films to follow.
2) The Thing ; A truly scary movie with great sci-fi effects.
3) The Terminator ; superb movie. A classic that just does not age.
4) The Matrix ; excellent action sci-fi movie. Brilliant film.
5) War Of The Worlds (1953) ; real classic
6) Forbidden Planet ; The film that began the modern sci-fi genre and still a classic. Everything from the music, the sound of the doors opening, laser guns, robots etc etc are all part of modern films. Superb movie.
7) Star Wars ; classic.
8) Bladerunner ; adult sci-fi movie. A film to remember.
9) Close Encounters of The Third Kind - can be watchd time after time.
10) The Day The Earth Stood Still - classic sci-fi movie. Even the remake with Keanu Reeves looks good.
The best sci-fi series on TV was Serenity.
Other great movies are ;
The Blob 1958 and 1988 versions
2001 a space odyssey
Invasion of the Body Snatchers
The Quatermass Experiment