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BBC 4 remake of the classic serial.  Too short, a bit rushed, but still interesting

South Korean King Kong rip off

Love, betrayal, commandos, an endless energy supply, and the end of the world

Classic Hammer Horror film, written by the legendary Nigel Kneale

Offended by this movie?  It’ll probably beat you up for your lunch money

Dune.  On the Cheap.  Only not that good.

“Children’s” film by the creator of Tetuo:  The Iron Man.  With Robot Vampires

Eddie Murphy on the Moon

Stylish and weird

Wondrously goofy British SF horror comedy

Steve Barkett’s first DIY film.  So cheap they couldn’t afford bras…

Inconsistent and slow — but better than most of Troma’s films.  With vampires

Not “Covenant.”  Asylum mockbuster with flying dragons…I mean “aliens”

Nihilistic Mad Scientist film, pretending to be a monster movie

Don’t let the title fool you:  there isn’t an alien in sight

Don Dohler’s first Cinemagic film – complete with lots of monsters

Decent sequel, but despite the polish, it just doesn’t have the same passion

Is it a ripoff of The Abyss if your divers are only exploring a pond?

Yokels fight an alien in a junkyard.  That’s about it

Made for video and it won’t let you forget that.

What’s a little plutonium — and a few hundred shootings — between friends?

Amiable ensemble comedy about chasing your dreams.  And Flying Saucers…

Quinn Martin’s second attempt at an alien invasion series.  Meh

Amazing.  They almost make sense of Divergent‘s faction system

  • Almost Human

See Shock Waves (1977)

Five characters, a train station and a deadly microorganism from Mars

Joshua Kennedy takes on Charlton Heston.  And lives through it

A man bounces back and forth between several different lives

Bittersweet Russian SF fairy-tale

Cosmonauts encounter something truly alien on a distant planet

Alex Garland’s latest:  creepy, unsettling, mysterious, with shades of Tarkovsky

High Concept SF action film

Elegant silent film, reminiscent of the great German Expressionists

Elegant SF mystery involving wormholes, memory loss and becoming very rich

Brett Piper, giant spiders, stop motion animation…Where’s the popcorn?

Soldiers vs. big spiders

One man CGI animated film from Canada

An arena in space, alien boxers, a human contender.  You get the idea

Beautiful alien contact movie.  But…

Lovely steampunk animated film, designed by Jacques Tardi

Mysterious goings-on on Titan.  Which just happens to resemble Solaris

Aging TV secret agent pursues renegade assassin.  Only he’s a robot.

Aliens use classic Universal Monsters to conquer Earth!

A typical Ted V. Mikels exercise in “bad”

When will people learn that Ed Wood didn’t try to make bad movies?

Christopher Mihm’s Alien Plant turns moon base crew into plant zombies

Giant Kaiju Eiga Zombies!  Wild battles!  Soldiers zipping around in mid-air!

Post-Apocalyptic robot war.  But the liner notes are better than the movie

Live action Mamoru Oshii movie – set in a videogame

More of the same

Wacky Russian children’s Time-traveling SF movie.

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