SciFi Movies Coming Soon

A heads up for alot of the scifi movies coming out between now and 2013. Also includes a little horror. Some of these are still in pre roduction.
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1.
Super 8 (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town. (112 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ A train carrying mysterious cargo wrecks in a small town + the area kids are on a hunt to find out what escaped. Directed by J.J. Abrams cast includes Elle Fanning + Kyle Chandler.

-release date June 10th 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
2.
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction. (132 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ W/ all the cast in for this sequel its sure to be great. Hopefully Simon Pegg will be in it some more. Luv Him.

-release date June 29th 2012 ” - Wichita26
 
3.
Dark Shadows (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection. (113 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ Johnny Depp + Tim Burton team up again. This time for their take on the 60's vampire soap opera of the same title. Helena Bonham Carter, Michelle Pfeiffer + Jackie Earle Hayley cast w/ Seth Grahame Smith doing the screenplay.

-Said to start filming in April 2011. ” - Wichita26
 
4.
Apollo 18 (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Decades-old found footage from NASA's abandoned Apollo 18 mission, where two American astronauts were sent on a secret expedition, reveals the reason the U.S. has never returned to the moon. (86 mins.)
“ A cancelled NASA mission. What happened? The ominous poster suggests aliens.

-release date April 22nd 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
5.
Attack the Block (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Cornish
“ A group of kids protect their high rise from an alien attack. Looks like they snagged up a bunch of UK up + comers as the cast. Nick Frost also stars + since he never disappoints I'm sure it'll be good. Movie tagline- Inner City vs. Outer Space.

-realease date May 13th 2011(UK) ” - Wichita26
 
6.
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A squadron of U.S. Marines becomes the last line of defense against a global invasion. (116 mins.)
“ These aliens definately aren't messing around, they go for the straight on attack instead of the sneaking around. Since Michelle Rodriguez is always good at kicking butt this should be good.

-realease date March 11th 2011(in theaters now) ” - Wichita26
 
7.
Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A spaceship arrives in Arizona, 1873, to take over the Earth, starting with the Wild West region. A posse of cowboys and natives are all that stand in their way. (119 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
“ An amnesic cowboy played by Daniel Craig helps a town fight off some aliens. Harrison Ford + Olivia Wilde also star.

-release date July 29th 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
8.
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend believes that she has released creatures from a sealed ash pit in the basement of her new home. (99 mins.)
Director: Troy Nixey
“ Gueillermo del Toro directs his take on a 70's horror movie where really creepy little monsters try to steal a little girl from her new home. Guy Pierce + Katie Holmes lead cast w/ Bailee Madison starring as the litte girl.

-after some hold up realease date set for August 13th 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
9.
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Hansel & Gretel are bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world. As the fabled Blood Moon approaches, the siblings encounter a new form of evil that might hold a secret to their past. (88 mins.)
Director: Tommy Wirkola
“ Jeremy Renner + Gemma Arterton star as Hansel + Gretel years after their little mishap in the woods are now full blown witch hunters. Famke Janssen also stars. Said to be an action/comdey.

-release date March 2nd 2012 ” - Wichita26
 
10.
I Am Number Four (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. They can only be killed in numerical order, and Number Four is next on the list. This is his story. (109 mins.)
Director: D.J. Caruso
“ Well cast w/ todays rising stars, like Alex Pettyfer, Dianna Agron, Teresa Palmer + Jake Abel. Timothy Oplyohant also stars as number fours protector. Reason enough to see it, I think so.

-release date Febuary 18th 2011(in theaters now) ” - Wichita26
 
11.
Incarceron (????)
A young imprisoned boy named Finn and the Warden's daughter, Claudia, find a key that holds the way to freedom for both of them.
“ Movie adaptaion of a book of the same name about an uber massively huge jail. Where a young inmate(Finn) tries to escape w/ the help of the warden's daughter. Taylot Lautner has already signed on as Finn.

-releae date set for sometime 2013 ” - Wichita26
 
12.
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Sean Anderson partners with his mom's husband on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island. (94 mins.)
Director: Brad Peyton
“ Josh Hutcherson returns for another adventure based on a Jules Verne book. This time he's looking for his missing grandfather w/ his mom's new boyfriend played by Dwayne Johnson. Vanessa Hudgens also stars. Just how many missing family members does this family have?

-release date September 23rd 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
13.
Low Grounds: The Portal (????)
A modern day version of the mythological Orpheus story.
“ Going to hell to save a girl. I really hope she feels as strongly towards him. A modernized version of the Orpheus tale. John Patrick Amedori rumored to play lead.

-release date set for sometime 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
14.
Maximum Ride (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins. (88 mins.)
Director: Jay Martin
“ Movie adaptation of the James Patterson book series. A group of kids are genetically alterd w/ avian dna + now they have wings (yes wings) along w/ some other abilites. Alot of characters to cast, but as of yet cast is blank and since both the Twilight + Harry Potter series are coming to a close this could be the new movie saga to follow. So catch up now.

-release date set of sometime 2013 ” - Wichita26
 
15.
In Time (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In a future where people stop aging at 25, but are engineered to live only one more year, having the means to buy your way out of the situation is a shot at immortal youth. Here, Will Salas finds himself accused of murder and on the run with a hostage - a connection that becomes an important part of the way against the system. (109 mins.)
Director: Andrew Niccol
“ Everyone stops aging at 25 but w/ a catch. At the end of that year you die unless you buy more time for your life. Time can be bought and traded for any and everything. Great cast includes Amanda Seyfried, Alex Pettyfer, Olivia Wilde, Justin Timberlake + Cillian Murphy.

-release date October 28th 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
16.
The Darkest Hour (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
In Moscow, five young people lead the charge against an alien race who have attacked Earth via our power supply. (89 mins.)
Director: Chris Gorak
“ A group of people try to surive an alien attack in Russia. Cast includes Emile Hirsch + Olivia Thirlby.

-release date August 5th 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
17.
The Thing (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
At an Antarctica research site, the discovery of an alien craft leads to a confrontation between graduate student Kate Lloyd and scientist Dr. Sander Halvorson. (103 mins.)
“ A prequel to the original movie said to focus on the Norwegian team that found the ship to begin w/. Fingers crossed Kurt Russel's notorious hat makes a cameo. Cast includes Mary Elizabeth Winstead + Eric Christian Olsen.

-release date October 14th 2011 ” - Wichita26
 
18.
Vanishing on 7th Street (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
The population of Detroit has almost completely disappeared, but a few remain. As daylight disappears they realize that the Dark is coming for them. (92 mins.)
Director: Brad Anderson
“ Wake to find nothing but piles of clothes where people should be. Plenty creepy for me. Did I mention the dark is out to get you. Hayden Christensen + Thandie Newton star.

-release date Febuary 5th 2011(in theaters now) ” - Wichita26
 
19.
Dredd (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO. (95 mins.)
Director: Pete Travis
“ Same concept as Stallone's Judge Dredd. Karl Urban is cast as Judge Dredd. Olivia Thirlby costars.

-release date December 1st 2011(UK) ” - Wichita26
 
20.
R.I.P.D. (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him. (96 mins.)
“ Rest In Peace Department yeah it sounds like what it is an undead police force. Ryan Reynolds + Zach Galiflianakis star. + Yes it's a comedy.

-release date set for sometime 2012 ” - Wichita26