FallenKingdomReads’ list of Top 10 Must-Watch Science Fiction Movies of All Time.
1. Blade Runner (1982)
A blade runner must pursue and terminate four replicants who stole a ship and have returned to Earth to find their creator.
2. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest.
3. The Matrix (1999)
A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.
4. Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee, and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire’s world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the mysterious Darth Vader.
5. The Terminator (1984)
A human soldier is sent from 2029 to 1984 to stop an almost indestructible cyborg killing machine, sent from the same year, which has been programmed to execute a young woman whose unborn son is the key to humanity’s future salvation.
6. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world.
7. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Roy Neary, an electric lineman, and other people around the world are drawn to a site where extraterrestrials make contact with Earth.
8. The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets.
9. The War of the Worlds (1953)
A small town in California is attacked by Martians.
10. Jurassic Park (1993)
A pragmatic paleontologist visiting an almost complete theme park is tasked with protecting a couple of kids after a power failure causes the park’s cloned dinosaurs to run loose.