Your favourite Sci-Fi film of all time ?

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  1. Doug_B

    Doug_B Time Traveler (using a telescope)

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  2. ranasakawa

    ranasakawa Forum Resident

    The Day The Earth Stood Still (Robert Wise Dir)
     
  3. The Wanderer

    The Wanderer Seeker of Truth

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  4. Dirkwkirk

    Dirkwkirk Forum Resident

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    Not sure if it is my favorite but "Day of the Triffids" made an impression when i was young.
     
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  6. shokhead

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    My wifes fav for some reason, The Crawling Eye.
     
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  7. Andersoncouncil

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  8. smilin ed

    smilin ed Forum Resident

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    Not sure I could come up with one, it's too rich and varied a genre, so...

    Forbidden Planet
    Planet of the Apes (original)
    Alien
    Invasion of the Body Snatchers x 2
    The Truman Show
    Blade Runner
    The Thing and The Thing from Another World
    The Day the Earth Stood Still (original)
    War of the Worlds (the Pal and Spielberg versions)
    ET
    Sleeper
    T2
    CE3K
    Solaris (both, but prefer original)
    Stalker
    A Clockwork Orange
    2001
    Soylent Green
    The Fifth Element
    Silent Running
    Trip to the Moon
    Back to the Future
    The Man Who Fell to Earth
    Frankenstein and Bride of...
    The Martian
    Attack the Block
    The City of Lost Children
    Fahrenheit 451
    THX 1138
    Deicatessen
    The Bed Sitting Room
    Earth Girls Are Easy (if you look like Jeff Goldblum)
    Brother from Another Planet
    12 Monkeys
    All the Quatermass films including the non-Quatermass Quatermass, X: The Unknown
    Charly
    The first X-Files film
    Slaughterhouse 5
    Seconds
    Star Wars (1977)
    La Jetee
    Star Trek? Wrath of Khan, First Contact and the 2009 reboot.
    The Day the Earth Caught Fire
    Metropolis
    Under the Skin
    Dark Star
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
    Invaders from Mars
    The Incredible Shrinking Man
    The Time Machine
    Jurassic Park
    X: The Man with X-Ray Eyes
    Alphaville
    Fantastic Voyage
    The Illustrated Man
    Westworld
    Village of the Damned (original)
    Things to Come

    Something for everyone...

    It gets a bit tricky when we start to look at Superhero films, but I'd be tempted to add The Black Panther, Guardians of the Galaxy I and Raimi's Spider-Man as good examples.
     
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  9. gabacabriel

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    If they released the Apes titles as individual 4K discs I would defiinitely spring for the first two - although if they released them as a deluxe box I could be tempted by all five :)
     
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  10. quicksrt

    quicksrt Senior Member

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    I saw a double feature of Soylent Green and Westworld when I was 13 years old. Both pretty great.
     
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  11. wondergrape

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    Gotta give some love to the two incredibly surprising (and incredibly good) recent sequels Mad Max: Fury Road and Blade Runner: 2045.
     
  12. Some Of my favorites by the decade:
    1950s: Forbidden Planet
    1960s: 2001:
    1970s: Dark Star
    1980s: Blade Runner
    199os: Gattaca
    2000s: City Of Men
    2010s: Under The Skin
     
  13. RexKramer

    RexKramer Forum Resident

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    Metropolis

    Mark
     
  14. kanakaris

    kanakaris Forum Resident

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    The Time Machine - 2002 , yes the remake.
    ( I'll duck now).
     
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  15. smilin ed

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    Ought to have had Fantastic Planet and Children of Men on my list!
     
  16. krisjay

    krisjay Psychedelic Wanderer

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    Soylent Green
     

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