SAMÂ UÔZU (2009)
See Summer Wars
SAN DAIKAIJÛ: CHIKYÛ SAIDAI NO KESSEN (1964)
You’ve seen it all before. Just not in the same place…
Mamoru Oshii returns to Avalon with the Assault Girls. Briefly
Quirky Japanese alien invasion film about love and marriage
2001-inspired Toho space opera, complete with rayguns and zero-grav sex
Brilliant David Cronenberg horror film about warring telepaths
Dull, dull, dull, dull
You have to start somewhere. First film for John Landis and Rick Baker
It sounds so familiar, yet it isn’t. Brutal, realistic take on an old SF story
Disappointing Maze Runner sequel
Scream of the Shalka (2003)
Marvelous Brit Com about a young man searching for his brother
A Toho crime drama with no Kaiju, Eiga or otherwise. But it has a teleporter
Absurd and delightful Soviet era political satire from Poland
Telepathy, dreams, bugs, rats — and a very dubious piece of science
More of a remake than Special Edition. Walking tanks vs. Alien invaders
Down on his luck Captain dragged into Film Noir murder — but it isn’t real
A flower(girl) from space and a tunnel to the sun…
Complex Indie time travel mystery wrapped in an enigma
People with no memories trapped in a tiny space. Again
Die Hard meets the DTV android. Audience wins, by a narrow margin…
Science nerd develops radical communications device, Primer-style
Loneliness means not getting banged regularly!
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the movie theaters…
Absurd Italian post-Apocalyptic film. Local goddess fights everyone in sight
It’s Bigger! It’s Badder! It’s..Ugly as Sin! …But is it Godzilla?
SHINKAIJÛ RAIGA (2009)
Kaiju vs. Battleship: Amazing Japanese Fan-Film
Steampunk anime, only with Frankenstein monsters instead of steam
Wacky and wonderful Anthology film from the one and only Brett Piper
Eerie, underwater Nazi Zombie movie. With Peter Cushing
Marketed as Terminator 2 despite a serious lack of James Cameron…
Nice try Indie film
A post-Apocalyptic game show movie from Croatia. But it isn’t what you think
Yet another Iron Curtain 2001. Not bad, but no Solaris
Babes, swords, psychic powers: what could go wrong? Ask Cirio H. Santiago!
Buddy Holly goes to Lost Vegas to claim “The King”‘s crown. With duct tape
THE 6 ULTRA BROTHERS VS. THE MONSTER ARMY (1974)
Wild and silly Australian Raiders of the Lost Ark Copy. Dumb fun
I enjoyed this film. Most of you won’t. Trashy Joshua Kennedy B-Movie fun
I think they tried to turn off the fog machine but couldn’t find it…
Joe Dante silliness which is far better than I expected. Go Joe!
It boggles the mind: a remake or sequel or whatever of the 1977 TV movie?
The (other) crew of Gamma One fight Space Yeti!
Made for TV killer Bigfoot movie, but with a Joe Stefano script!
Perhaps the finest SF film ever made. You won’t like it
That’s “Quartermass.” TV miniseries based on the Dean R. Koonz novel
Sci Fi film about contacting aliens? Naw. Just another occult film
SOMETHING WAITS IN THE DARK (1979)
I really wanted to like this one…
Goofy Ozploitation Sci Fi Rock Opera. Silly fun if you can take it
Giant Robot vs. Phantom ghost ship. Japanese animated kids’ film
Wild, crazy, and entertaining — even if it makes hash of Bradbury’s story…
Second-string giant rubbery monsters duke it out. But it’s still fun
Where’s a Vampire when you need one? Space Teen magically gets to Earth
A private eye, a scheming dame and a robot thug. Dazzling DIY animated film
SPACE MEN APPEAR IN TOKYO (1956)
Wow, what incredible effects! But aren’t they just a little…familiar?
Absurd, wild and delightfully silly film about…but why spoil the “surprise”?
Shinji Aramaki’s lavish re-interpretation of the classic anime
Space Western. Michael Paré plays a bad guy. Can you spot the difference?
Roger Corman gets a second movie out of Battle Beyond the Stars!
Boredom, Zen Trucking, an animate tub of sour cream, and lots of cardboard
Emotionless killing machine from space tries to make it as a checkout clerk…
Jaws. With a Gill Man
The Spawning (1982)
Special Forces vs. Ghosts…
Romantic Suspense film. With a mad scientist
Why do scientific experiments always end this way?
Too good for a Polonia Brothers film…Not good enough for a Brett Piper
Rutger Hauer, 40 days of rain, rats, and a monster that might be the devil…
Tobe Hooper, Brad Dourif, secret conspiracies, and lots of people catching fire
Beautiful Romance, which just happens to be a monster movie. Sort of..
Wacky Oldrich Lipský comedy about vising aliens
Well, at least that isn’t what we were expecting…
Psychedelic 70s Sci Fi – only a decade late and from Russia
Like coming in on Chapter 7 of a 40s serial. Retro Popcorn Space Opera
The best Trek ever!
So very tired. Again
Wild kitchen sink Spaghetti Sci Fi Star Wars copy. Wacky fun
StarCrash II (1981)
Mildly amusing Space Marine film. With big (not giant) bugs
Wild guilty pleasure with Christopher Lee, Robert Vaughn, robots and UFOs
Shinji Aramaki returns with more Starship Troopers
Brilliant Steampunk Anime from the great Katsuhiro Otomo
Arty but unsettling. David Cronenberg’s first novel — I mean “movie”
The Jellyfish are attacking! Strange, very strange…
Ultra cool retro SF from Cory McAbee and the Billy Nayer Project
The next recording media is…Ghosts? Deft Nigel Kneale SF Horror
Okay B-Movie about aliens taking two women hostage in their own home
Dan Curtis’ take on the classic story, with the emphasis on the science…
A mad scientist movie that isn’t a mad scientist movie…
Ultra low-budget SF Noir
Richard Matheson had an off day. Issue of the Week movie turned SF horror
You don’t eat it, it eats you. Larry Cohen’s Monster Dessert movie
Primer. With idiots
The first interactive SF movie? Well…sorta. But it looks great
A true Anime Classic! Warrior family takes on powerful rogue A.I.
The Suns of Easter Island (1972)
70s SF action movie clone. With a few seconds of Kevin Sorbo
Nightmares, assassins, self-healing bullet wounds: just another day at the office
Far too routine for something so strange. Even Wes Craven didn’t help
Classic Irwin Allen disaster film. With Michael Caine. And Killer Bees
Interesting web series turned movie
SF Film Noir time-travel thriller. So good it has to be Indie!
Creature feature with a totally unhinged David Gale performance