4 July 2012 5:09 AM, PDT | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

Science fiction films are filled with iconic moments that have ingrained themselves into our culture. Even people who don’t watch science fiction films, and may never have seen any of the movies on this list, will likely know at least half of the moments listed here, and they are iconic enough that I was able to find every single one on YouTube.

It’s hard to pick out just 20 moments from a genre as large and varied as this, and there’s any number that didn’t make the cut, which probably means that, in true sci-fi fashion, I’ll have to write a sequel.

Please note: I am not including super-hero films in this list. Those are really their own genre. So don’t come here expecting to see Iron Man or The Avengers. Nor are the Indiana Jones movies on here, since those aren’t even remotely »

- Chris Swanson

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