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1. Bird of Steel! (2015)

Animation | Filming

The 'Bird of Steel' movie, is based on the satirical 'immature audience' underground comix series supplement, as seen in filmmaker/cartoonist: Tex Watt's infamous "Space Chick & Nympho: ... See full summary »

Writer: Tony Watt | Director: Tony Watt | Stars: Vivita, Tony Watt

2. Alien Encounters: Superior Fan Power Since 1979 (2014)

85 min | Documentary

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This entirely new ALIEN documentary is a tribute to the cast and crews of the Alien films by the audience themselves - the fans. Featuring cast and crew members from the franchise including... See full summary »

Writer: Andrew David Clark | Director: Andrew David Clark | Stars: John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Lance Henriksen, Michael Biehn

3. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )
Episode: Programa Express: Pack Alien (Blu-ray) (2014)

12 min | Comedy, History

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Creators: David Díaz, Juan Pérez | Director: David Díaz | Star: David Díaz

4. Prometheus (I) (2012)

R | 124 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.0
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65 Metascore

Following clues to the origin of mankind a team journey across the universe and find a structure on a distant planet containing a monolithic statue of a humanoid head and stone cylinders of alien blood but they soon find they are not alone.

Writers: Jon Spaihts, Damon Lindelof, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron

5. Total Recall (I) (2012)

PG-13 | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.3
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43 Metascore

A factory worker, Douglas Quaid, begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting Rekall - a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led - goes wrong and he finds himself on the run.

Writers: Kurt Wimmer, Mark Bomback, Ronald Shusett, Dan O'Bannon, Jon Povill, Gary Goldman | Director: Len Wiseman | Stars: Colin Farrell, Bokeem Woodbine, Bryan Cranston, Kate Beckinsale

6. A Little Bit Zombie (2012)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.3
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Infected by a virus, a mild mannered HR manager attempts to fulfill his overwhelming desire for brains, all while trying to keep it together so as not to incur the wrath of his bridezilla-to-be.

Writers: Trevor Martin, Christopher Bond | Director: Casey Walker | Stars: Kristopher Turner, Crystal Lowe, Shawn Roberts, Kristen Hager

7. The AckerMonster Chronicles! (2012)

90 min | Documentary

7.9
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**2014 RONDO HATTON AWARD WINNER: BEST DOCUMENTARY** +++++ Nudism. Esperanto. KING KONG. Sci-Fi. What do all of these things have in common? Simple: Forrest J Ackerman! Who's that? Glad you... See full synopsis »

Writer: Jason Brock | Director: Jason Brock | Stars: Forrest J Ackerman, Greg Bear, Ray Bradbury, Joe Dante

8. More Brains! A Return to the Living Dead (2011 Video)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary

7.6
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Retrospective documentary about the making of the horror cult classic "The Return of the Living Dead."

Writers: Thommy Hutson, Christian Sellers, Gary Smart | Director: Bill Philputt | Stars: Jules Brenner, Don Calfa, James Dalesandro, J. Trevor Edmond

9. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )

9 min | Comedy, History

6.8
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Creators: David Díaz, Juan Pérez | Stars: David Díaz, Luis Rodrigo, Gabriel Fernández-Gil, Daniel Retuerta

10. Let There Be Light: The Odyssey of Dark Star (2010 Video)

Unrated | 118 min | Documentary, Biography, Sci-Fi

6.4
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Exploring the controversial story behind John Carpenter (Halloween & The Thing) and writer Dan O Bannon's (Alien & Return of the Living Dead) from first feature film. From its humble ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Griffith | Stars: Jeff Burr, John Carpenter, Ron Cobb, Jack H. Harris

11. Circus Maximus (2009 Video)

80 min | Animation

7.7
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This is the fifth film from the Donkey Ollie Adventures the donkey brothers join a gang and are captured as punishment they are sent to Rome to be eaten by lions.

Writer: Brian Stewart | Director: Douglas Aberle | Stars: Alexander Aberle, Douglas Aberle, Hilary Aberle, Amber Foreman

12. Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007)

R | 94 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.7
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29 Metascore

Warring alien and predator races descend on a small town, where unsuspecting residents must band together for any chance of survival.

Writers: Shane Salerno, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett, Jim Thomas, John Thomas | Directors: Colin Strause, Greg Strause | Stars: Reiko Aylesworth, Steven Pasquale, John Ortiz, Johnny Lewis

13. Moebius Redux: A Life in Pictures (2007 TV Movie)

68 min | Documentary

7.3
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French artist and author Jean Giraud is one of the most famous and influential comic strip illustrators and authors of all time. He achieved his greatest fame as Moebius - not so much a ... See full summary »

Writer: Hasko Baumann | Director: Hasko Baumann | Stars: Enki Bilal, Philippe Druillet, H.R. Giger, Jean Giraud

14. Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001 (2007 Video)

22 min | Documentary, Short

6.8
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In 2001: A Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick showed us what the future might look like. How true was his vision? This documentary employs interviews with filmmakers, screenwriters and authors ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: John Baxter, John Calley, Arthur C. Clarke, Rob Coleman

15. Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001 (2007 Video)

21 min | Documentary, Short

7.2
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Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking 2001: A Space Odyssey opened the door to all the films and filmmakers who followed it. Through interviews with directors such as George Lucas, Steven ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: John Baxter, Ben Burtt, John Calley, Jay Cocks

16. Bloodmyth (2006)

96 min | Horror, Thriller

4.8
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Juliet Corman, instructor for a survival training company invites her sister Holly along to the first course in a new centre in Kent woodland, unaware that waiting for them is a killer ... See full summary »

Writer: John Rackham | Director: John Rackham | Stars: Ian Attfield, Natalie Clayton, Henry Dunn, Keith Eyles

17. Ride with the Angels: Making 'Blue Thunder' (2006 Video)

Not Rated | 45 min | Documentary

7.0
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Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: John Badham, Philip Harrison, Sydney Z. Litwack, Frank Morriss

18. AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.6
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29 Metascore

During an archaeological expedition on Bouvetøya Island in Antarctica, a team of archaeologists and other scientists find themselves caught up in a battle between the two legends. Soon, the team realize that only one species can win.

Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett, Jim Thomas, John Thomas, Paul W.S. Anderson | Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Sanaa Lathan, Lance Henriksen, Raoul Bova, Ewen Bremner

19. Batman: Dead End (2003)

Not Rated | 8 min | Short, Action, Crime

7.5
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The Joker has escaped from Arkham and Batman must once again bring him in - once and for all. Unfortunately for the bat, there is something even more sinister than the Joker waiting in the alley for the dark knight detective..

Writer: Sandy Collora | Director: Sandy Collora | Stars: Clark Bartram, Andrew Koenig, Kurt Carley, Jake McKinnon

20. The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' (2003 Video)

178 min | Documentary

8.2
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This made-for-DVD documentary treats horror and science fiction film fans to a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Alien, the terrifying classic about a spaceship crew trapped with a ... See full summary »

Writer: Charles de Lauzirika | Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Bolaji Badejo, Martin Bower, Gordon Carroll, Veronica Cartwright

21. Dan O'Bannon: Crafting Fear (2003 Video)

14 min | Documentary, Short

4.9
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Director: David Gregory | Star: Dan O'Bannon

22. The 'Alien' Saga (2002 TV Movie)

108 min | Documentary

7.4
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Director: Brent Zacky | Stars: John Hurt, Jay Benedict, Michael Biehn, Martin Bower

23. Hollywood History (2002– )

60 min | Documentary

7.3
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Stars: Peter Firth, Donald Richie, Peter Bogdanovich, Joe Canutt

24. Return of the Living Dead: Designing the Dead (2002 Video)

Not Rated | 14 min | Documentary, Short

5.8
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Director: Greg Carson | Stars: Dan O'Bannon, William Stout

25. Hollywood History (2002– )
Episode: Science Fiction (2002)

Documentary

7.4
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Stars: Peter Firth, Peter Bogdanovich, Natalya Bondarchuk, Rob Coleman

26. Delivering Milo (2001)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Fantasy

5.7
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A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.

Writers: David Hubbard, Heidi Levitt, Diana Wagman | Director: Nick Castle | Stars: Anton Yelchin, Albert Finney, Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott

27. Alien Evolution (2001 TV Movie)

75 min | Documentary

7.2
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Mark Kermode brings a tribute to the successful Alien series, featuring interviews with the cast members and directors, including Sigourney Weaver and Ridley Scott.

Writer: Mark Kermode | Directors: Andrew Abbott, Russell Leven | Stars: Mark Kermode, Michael Biehn, Ralph Brown, James Cameron

28. Last Breath (2001)

8 min | Short

5.5
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Writer: Joe Wehinger | Director: Joe Wehinger | Stars: Edward Asner, Jeff Linnartz, Sara Lise, Shari Berkowitz

29. The Alien Legacy (1999 Video)

68 min | Documentary

7.1
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Director: Michael Matessino | Stars: Nick Allder, Bolaji Badejo, Mia Bonzanigo, Bob Burns

30. Alien: Resurrection (1997)

R | 109 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
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63 Metascore

200 years after her death, Ellen Ripley is revived as a powerful human/Alien hybrid clone who must continue her war against the Aliens.

Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett, Joss Whedon | Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder, Dominique Pinon, Ron Perlman

31. Hemoglobin (1997)

R | 89 min | Horror

3.7
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A man travels to an island with his girlfriend in search of his relatives but he finds maybe more than what he wanted to know.

Writers: Charles Adair, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett | Director: Peter Svatek | Stars: Gillian Ferrabee, Pascal Gruselle, Roy Dupuis, Kristin Lehman

32. Area 51: The Alien Interview (1997 Video)

Unrated | 84 min | Documentary

6.2
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A documentary about aliens and UFOs with re-enactments of alien interviews and video of a supposedly real video of an alien being interviewed by government officials.

Writer: Robert Benson | Director: Jeff Broadstreet | Stars: Steven Williams, Bob Lazar, Sean David Morton, Rick Baker

33. Screamers (1995)

R | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Horror

6.4
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(SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as... See full summary »

Writers: Philip K. Dick, Dan O'Bannon, Miguel Tejada-Flores | Director: Christian Duguay | Stars: Peter Weller, Roy Dupuis, Jennifer Rubin, Andrew Lauer

34. Alien vs. Predator (1993 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Play as either the Predators or Marines in a battle to destroy the Xenomorph.

Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett, Jim Thomas, John Thomas

35. Brave New Worlds: The Science Fiction Phenomenon (1993 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi

7.0
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There are other worlds...but they are in this one.

Director: Paul Oremland | Stars: Frances Tomelty, Robert Silverberg, Paul Verhoeven, Arthur C. Clarke

36. Alien³ (1992)

R | 114 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.4
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59 Metascore

Ripley continues to be stalked by a savage alien, after her escape pod crashes on a prison planet.

Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett, Vincent Ward, David Giler, Walter Hill, Larry Ferguson | Director: David Fincher | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton, Charles Dance, Paul McGann

37. Alien³ (1992 Video Game)

Unrated | Animation, Sci-Fi, Action

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Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett

38. Shatterbrain (1991)

R | 108 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.5
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Charles Dexter Ward's wife enlists the help of a private detective to find out what her husband is up to in a remote cabin owned by his family for centuries. The husband is a chemical ... See full summary »

Writers: H.P. Lovecraft, Brent V. Friedman | Director: Dan O'Bannon | Stars: John Terry, Jane Sibbett, Chris Sarandon, Robert Romanus

39. Total Recall (1990)

R | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.5
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57 Metascore

When a man goes for virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real, or does he?

Writers: Philip K. Dick, Ronald Shusett, Dan O'Bannon, Jon Povill, Gary Goldman | Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside, Rachel Ticotin

40. The Horror Hall of Fame (1990 TV Movie)

Documentary, Horror

7.2
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Director: Ron de Moraes | Stars: Forrest J Ackerman, Rick Baker, Linda Blair, Veronica Cartwright

41. Aliens (1986)

R | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.4
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87 Metascore

The planet from Alien (1979) has been colonized, but contact is lost. This time, the rescue team has impressive firepower, but will it be enough?

Writers: James Cameron, David Giler, Walter Hill, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett | Director: James Cameron | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn, Paul Reiser

42. Invaders from Mars (1986)

PG | 100 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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In this remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Blake, Dan O'Bannon, Don Jakoby | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Karen Black, Hunter Carson, Timothy Bottoms, Laraine Newman

43. Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors (1986 Video)

60 min | Documentary, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Actors, directors and special effects technicians are interviewed at a horror-film convention.

Directors: Mike Hadley, Kerry O'Quinn | Stars: Forrest J Ackerman, Rick Baker, John Carl Buechler, Michael Burnett

44. The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Horror

7.3
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When two bumbling employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to rise again as zombies.

Writers: Rudy Ricci, John A. Russo, Russell Streiner, Dan O'Bannon | Director: Dan O'Bannon | Stars: Clu Gulager, James Karen, Don Calfa, Thom Mathews

45. Lifeforce (1985)

R | 116 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace.

Writers: Colin Wilson, Dan O'Bannon, Don Jakoby | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Steve Railsback, Mathilda May, Peter Firth, Frank Finlay

46. Blue Thunder (1984– )

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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An advanced prototype police helicopter and their ground support crew battle crime.

Stars: James Farentino, Dana Carvey, Sandy McPeak, Dick Butkus

47. Fear - Angst (1984 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Writers: Thys Ockersen, Susanne Piet | Director: Thys Ockersen | Stars: James Bernard, Michael Carreras, Samuel Fuller, Tobe Hooper

48. Blue Thunder (1984– )
Episode: A Clear and Present Danger (1984)

48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Writers: Mike Robe, James Patrick, Don Safran | Director: Charlie Picerni | Stars: James Farentino, Dana Carvey, Sandy McPeak, Dick Butkus

49. Blue Thunder (1984– )
Episode: Arms Race (1984)

48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Don Jakoby, Craig Buck | Director: Gilbert M. Shilton | Stars: James Farentino, Dana Carvey, Sandy McPeak, Dick Butkus

50. Blue Thunder (1984– )
Episode: Payload (1984)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Writer: Daniel Freudenberger | Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: James Farentino, Dana Carvey, Sandy McPeak, Dick Butkus