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The Top Ten Sci-Fi Movies of the 2000s

The noughties were naughty indeed, as we - rather strangely - had far less great sci-fi movies than in the 1980s and ‘90s. Maybe 911 is to blame? If so, we are beginning to get over it, I think, because 2010 alone offered several movies…

Top Ten Sci-Fi Movies of the 1990s

The 1990s was quite an impressive decade for sci-fi movies; a near-worthy rival of the ‘80s. 1997 alone was probably the best year ever for good science fiction movies; besides the four spectacular ones on the list below, there was also the…

Top Ten Sci-Fi Movies of the 1980s

While the 1970s did not overflow with lots of fantastic sci-fi movies (other than Star Wars), the 1980s is a whole ‘nother story. This is where the modern sensibilities and progressive ideas that were released in the ‘60s and ‘70s really…

Battle for Terra (2007)

Animated movies, like comic books, are stigmatized by the public’s general perception of them as being for children. The medium can be an artform in its own right, but very few adult-oriented animated features are produced - and no, Battle…

Top Ten Sci-Fi Movies of the 1970s

A lot of interesting, political and experimental things happened in the cinema of the seventies, but it was not a great decade for science fiction movies. Granted, there was a handful of trashy, low-budget sci-fi/horror movies (in that era,…

Alien Undead (2010)

I remember years ago when I was sucked into the world of Resident Evil on my Playstation and couldn't wait to get another fix. Something that had the same mix of gameplay and thrills. Something that was of similar quality. A friend of mine…

Battlefield Earth (2000)

Of course, when talking about anything L. Ron Hubbard related, the first thing one is obliged to do is to categorically deny any involvement with the Church of Scientology. Consider it done. Nevertheless, Hubbard was a science fiction…