Movie Listing: Science Fiction - All

Alien

In space, no one can hear you scream

Release Date: Friday, May 25, 1979

Rating: Rated R

On the way home from a mission for the Company, the Nostromo's crew is woken up from hibernation by the ship's Mother computer to answer a distress signal from a nearby planet. Capt. Dallas' (Tom Skerritt) rescue team discovers a bizarre pod field, but things get even stranger when a face-hugging creature bursts out of a pod and attaches itself to Kane (John Hurt). Over the objections of Ripley (Sigourney Weaver), science officer Ash (Ian Holm) lets Kane back on the ship.

Back To The Future

Getting back was only the beginning.

Release Date: Wednesday, July 3, 1985

Rating: Rated PG

It is the year 1985. Marty McFly, a mild-mannered high school student, stopped by Dr. Emmett L. Brown's laboratory to play around with an amplifier. Then he receives a message from Doc that he needs help from him for Doc's latest invention, a time machine made out of a DeLorean sports car that can travel through time instantaneously when it reaches a speed velocity of 88 MPH. Then, Doc was gunned down by Libyan Nationalists, Marty makes an effort to escape from the Lybians by using the time machine. Then Marty accidentally warps himself into 1955.

Battle: Los Angeles

Release Date: Friday, March 11, 2011

Rating: Not Rated

Battle: Los Angeles revolves around a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon's battle against an alien invasion force on the streets of Los Angeles. The movie is presented as an intense real-time war movie from the perspective of the Marines, as they attempt to defeat an alien invasion of planet Earth. The film premise is inspired from the Battle of Los Angeles incident.

District 9

You Are Not Welcome Here

Release Date: Thursday, August 13, 2009

Rating: Rated R

In 1982, a massive star ship bearing a bedraggled alien population, nicknamed "The Prawns," appeared over Johannesburg, South Africa. Twenty-eight years later, the initial welcome by the human population has faded. The refugee camp where the aliens were located has deteriorated into a militarized ghetto called District 9, where they are confined and exploited in squalor. In 2010, the munitions corporation, Multi-National United, is contracted to forcibly evict the population with operative Wikus van der Merwe in charge.

Studio: Sony Pictures

Men in Black

Protecting the earth from the scum of the universe

Release Date: Wednesday, July 2, 1997

Rating: Rated PG-13

For his fifth effort as a feature-film director, one-time cinematographer Barry Sonnenfeld brought his cartoonish visual style and darkly humorous sensibilities to this adaptation of, appropriately enough, a tongue-in-cheek sci-fi comic book. Will Smith stars as James Darrel Edwards, a New York City cop with an athletic physique and a flippant, anti-authoritarian attitude toward law enforcement.

Studio: Sony Pictures

Monsters

After six years, they're no longer aliens. They're residents

Release Date: Friday, October 29, 2010

Rating: Rated R

Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America. Soon after, new life form began to appear and half of Mexico was quarantined as an INFECTED ZONE. Today, the American and Mexican military still struggle to contain "the creatures"...... Our story begins when a US journalist agrees to escort a shaken tourist through the infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the US border.

Predator

Nothing like it has ever been on Earth before. It came from another planet for the thrill of the hunt. It picked the wrong man.

Release Date: Friday, June 12, 1987

Rating: Rated R

Dutch (Arnold Schwarzenegger) has a code of honor which he will not violate, even when his life depends on it. Paradoxically, his code of honor gives him the backbone to survive as a military special forces operative when he is sent on a covert mission to rescue another group which was sent in to assist some nefarious U.S. government plan in a Latin American country. Once there, he encounters an old army buddy (Carl Weathers) who has gotten too deep in the CIA's good graces for Dutch's comfort.

Predators

Fear is Reborn

Rating: Rated R

Chosen for their ability to kill without conscience, a group of killers, some trained and some who are not, must endeavour the alien race of predators that have set out to target them as prey. Dropped into the vast jungle of a distant world, these human predators must learn just who, or what, they are up against, and that their ability, knowledge and wits are tested to the limits in the battle of survival of kill or be killed.

Predators breathes new life into the popular science fiction/action franchise which began over 20 years ago.

Skyline

Don't look up

Release Date: Friday, November 12, 2010

Strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, drawing people outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth.

STAR WARS: Episode I The Phantom Menace

The Story Begins

Release Date: Wednesday, May 19, 1999

Rating: Rated PG

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...

When the evil Trade Federation plots to take over the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi warrior Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi embark on an amazing adventure to save the planet. With them on their journey is the young queen Amidala, Gungan outcast JarJar Binks, and the powerful Captain Panaka, who will all travel to the faraway planets of Tatooine and Coruscant in a futile attempt to save their world from Darth Sidious, leader of the Trade Federation, and Darth Maul, the strongest Dark Lord of the Sith to ever wield a lightsaber.

Studio: LUCASFILM, LTD

STAR WARS: Episode II Attack of the Clones

The Saga Continues.

Release Date: Thursday, May 16, 2002

Rating: Rated PG

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...

Ten years after the 'Phantom Menace' threatened the planet Naboo, Padmé Amidala is now a Senator representing her homeworld. A faction of political separatists, led by Count Dooku, attempts to assassinate her. There aren't enough Jedi to defend the Republic against the threat, so Chancellor Palpatine enlists the aid of Jango Fett, who promises that his army of clones will handle the situation. Meanwhile, Obi-Wan Kenobi continues to train the young Jedi Anakin Skywalker, who fears that the Jedi code will forbid his growing romance with Amidala...

Studio: LUCASFILM, LTD

STAR WARS: Episode III Revenge of the Sith

The Saga is Complete

Release Date: Thursday, May 19, 2005

Rating: Rated PG-13

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...

Studio: LUCASFILM, LTD

STAR WARS: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back

The Adventure Continues.

Release Date: Wednesday, May 21, 1980

Rating: Rated PG

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...

It is a dark time for the Rebellion. Although the Death Star has been destroyed, Imperial troops have driven the Rebel forces from their hidden base and pursued them across the galaxy.

Evading the dreaded Imperial Starfleet, a group of freedom fighters led by Luke Skywalker has established a new secret base on the remote ice world of Hoth. The evil lord Darth Vader, obsessed with finding young Skywalker, has dispatched thousands of remote probes into the far reaches of space....

Studio: LUCASFILM, LTD

STAR WARS: Episode VI Return of the Jedi

Return to a Galaxy Far, Far Away.

Release Date: Wednesday, May 25, 1983

Rating: Rated PG

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...

Luke Skywalker has returned to his home planet of Tatooine in an attempt to rescue his friend Han Solo from the clutches of the vile gangster Jabba the Hutt. Little does Luke know that the Galactic Empire has secretly begun construction on a new armored space station even more powerful than the first dreaded Death Star.

When completed, this ultimate weapon will spell certain doom for the small band of rebels struggling to restore freedom to the galaxy....

Studio: LUCASFILM, LTD

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

It's nothing personal

Release Date: Monday, July 2, 1984

Rating: Rated R

A sequel to the sci-fi action thriller that made him and star Arnold Schwarzenegger A-list Hollywood names, writer/director James Cameron upped the ante with this follow-up by employing a more sweeping storyline and cutting-edge special effects. Linda Hamilton returns as Sarah Connor, now a single mother to rebellious teen John Connor (Edward Furlong), during the late nineties.

Studio: Sony Pictures

The Matrix

Free Your Mind

Release Date: Wednesday, March 31, 1999

Rating: Rated PG-13

Thomas A. Anderson is a man living two lives. By day he is an average computer programmer and by night a malevolent hacker known as Neo. Neo has always questioned his reality but the truth is far beyond his imagination. Neo finds himself targeted by the police when he is contacted by Morpheus, a legendary computer hacker branded a terrorist by the government. Morpheus awakens Neo to the real world, a ravaged wasteland where most of humanity have been captured by a race of machines which live off of their body heat and imprison their minds within an artificial reality known as the Matrix.

Studio: Warner Bros

The Terminator

Your future is in his hands.

Release Date: Friday, October 26, 1984

Rating: Rated R

The plot begins in Los Angeles 2029 AD. The world was ravaged by nuclear holocaust and the surviving humans are fighting desperate war against sentient machines. >From this world two time travelers arrive to Los Angeles in 1984. The first one is Terminator (played by Arnold Schwarzenegger), human looking but deadly and seemingly indestructible cyborg. His mission is to kill Sarah Connor (played by Linda Hamilton), future mother of John Connor, charismatic leader of human resistance.

TRON

Trapped in a fight to the finish inside the video world he created

Release Date: Friday, July 9, 1982

Rating: Rated PG

Hacker/Arcade owner Kevin Flynn is a former employee of the software corporation ENCOM, now running a arcade. Flynn has been trying to hack into ENCOM's mainframe computer to find evidence that ENCOM's senior executive Ed Dillinger stole four video games he created. But Dillinger's supercomputer "Master Control Program" foils Flynn's efforts and dictates and controls most of the computer systems. One night, Flynn's former girlfriend Lora and her boyfriend, ace computer programmer Alan Bradley helps Flynn break into ENCOM to shut down the MCP with Alan's security program "TRON".

TRON: Legacy

The Game Has Changed.

Release Date: Friday, December 17, 2010

Rating: Rated PG-13

Sam Flynn, the tech-savvy 27-year-old son of Kevin Flynn, looks into his father's disappearance and finds himself pulled into the same world of fierce programs and gladiatorial games where his father has been living for 25 years. Along with Kevin's loyal confidant, father and son embark on a life-and-death journey across a visually-stunning cyber universe that has become far more advanced with vehicles, weapons, landscapes and a ruthless villain who will stop at nothing to prevent their escape.