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1. Annihilation (2018)

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | Completed

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition where the laws of nature don't apply.

Director: Alex Garland | Stars: Tessa Thompson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac

2. Deepwater Horizon (2016)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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68 Metascore

A dramatization of the disaster back in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon created a giant explosion, which created the worst oil spill in American history.

Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Griffin, James DuMont

Votes: 108,659 | Gross: $61.28M

3. WALL·E (2008)

G | 98 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

8.4
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95 Metascore

In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.

Director: Andrew Stanton | Stars: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard

Votes: 807,665 | Gross: $223.81M

4. Sunshine (2007)

R | 107 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
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64 Metascore

A team of international astronauts are sent on a dangerous mission to reignite the dying Sun with a nuclear fission bomb in 2057.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans, Cliff Curtis

Votes: 205,505 | Gross: $3.68M

5. Soylent Green (1973)

PG | 97 min | Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.1
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In the world ravaged by the greenhouse effect and overpopulation, an NYPD detective investigates the murder of a big company CEO.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Charlton Heston, Edward G. Robinson, Leigh Taylor-Young, Chuck Connors

Votes: 48,459

6. The Core (2003)

PG-13 | 135 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.5
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48 Metascore

The only way to save Earth from catastrophe is to drill down to the core and set it spinning again.

Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Delroy Lindo, Bruce Greenwood

Votes: 81,656 | Gross: $31.19M

7. The Colony (I) (2013)

Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.3
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28 Metascore

Forced underground by the next ice age, a struggling outpost of survivors must fight to preserve humanity against a threat even more savage than nature.

Director: Jeff Renfroe | Stars: Kevin Zegers, Laurence Fishburne, Bill Paxton, Charlotte Sullivan

Votes: 37,972

8. An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

PG | 96 min | Documentary

7.5
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75 Metascore

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment.

Director: Davis Guggenheim | Stars: Al Gore, Billy West, George Bush, George W. Bush

Votes: 73,373 | Gross: $23.81M

9. Captain Planet and the Planeteers (1990–1996)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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A quintet of teenagers work together to encourage environmentally responsible behaviour and can summon a superhero to deal with ecological disasters.

Stars: David Coburn, Joey Dedio, Kath Soucie, LeVar Burton

Votes: 8,736

10. The Bay (II) (2012)

R | 84 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.6
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65 Metascore

Chaos breaks out in a small Maryland town after an ecological disaster occurs.

Director: Barry Levinson | Stars: Will Rogers, Kristen Connolly, Kether Donohue, Frank Deal

Votes: 21,769 | Gross: $0.03M

11. Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995)

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

4.9
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Jesse becomes reunited with Willy three years after the whale's jump to freedom as the teenager tries to rescue the killer whale and other orcas from an oil spill.

Director: Dwight H. Little | Stars: Jason James Richter, Michael Madsen, Francis Capra, Mary Kate Schellhardt

Votes: 14,015 | Gross: $30.08M

12. Fire Down Below (1997)

R | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.0
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Environmental protection agent Jack Taggart is fighting big business types led by Orin Hanner who are dumping toxic waste somewhere in the Kentucky hills region. They also killed his fellow... See full summary »

Director: Félix Enríquez Alcalá | Stars: Steven Seagal, Kris Kristofferson, Marg Helgenberger, Stephen Lang

Votes: 14,634 | Gross: $16.23M

13. Time of the Wolf (2003)

R | 114 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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71 Metascore

When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process.

Director: Michael Haneke | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Anaïs Demoustier, Béatrice Dalle, Patrice Chéreau

Votes: 8,117 | Gross: $0.06M

14. Virtuality (2009 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.9
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Twelve extremely talented men and women have been chosen to be part of the Phaeton mission, a 10-year trek to explore a distant planetary system. In order to endure the stress of being ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kerry Bishé, Joy Bryant, Jose Pablo Cantillo

Votes: 3,851

15. Battle for Terra (2007)

PG | 85 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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54 Metascore

A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.

Director: Aristomenis Tsirbas | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Luke Wilson, Justin Long, Chad Allen

Votes: 10,428 | Gross: $1.65M

16. The 11th Hour (I) (2007)

PG | 95 min | Documentary

7.3
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63 Metascore

A look at the state of the global environment including visionary and practical solutions for restoring the planet's ecosystems.

Directors: Leila Conners, Nadia Conners | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kenny Ausubel, Thom Hartmann, Wangari Maathai

Votes: 5,244 | Gross: $0.70M

17. GasLand (2010)

Not Rated | 107 min | Documentary

7.7
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An exploration of the fracking petroleum extraction industry and the serious environmental consequences involved.

Director: Josh Fox | Stars: Josh Fox, Dick Cheney, Pete Seeger, Richard Nixon

Votes: 9,725 | Gross: $0.03M

18. Solar Crisis (1990)

PG-13 | 112 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

3.8
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A huge Solar flare is predicted to fry Earth. Astronauts must fly to the sun to drop a talking bomb (Freddy) at the right time so the flare will point somewhere else. Giant IXL Corp C.E.O. ... See full summary »

Director: Richard C. Sarafian | Stars: Tim Matheson, Charlton Heston, Peter Boyle, Annabel Schofield

Votes: 1,463

19. To the Stars by Hard Ways (1981)

148 min | Sci-Fi

5.1
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A female creature created in space tries to live on earth and has special (and sometimes dangerous) powers.

Directors: Richard Viktorov, Nikolay Viktorov | Stars: Yelena Metyolkina, Vadim Ledogorov, Uldis Lieldidz, Yelena Fadeyeva

Votes: 926

20. Trashed (2012)

Not Rated | 98 min | Documentary

7.6
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71 Metascore

Jeremy Irons sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem, as he travels around the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. This is a meticulous, ... See full summary »

Director: Candida Brady | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Evangelos Kalafatis, Clive Oxenden, Lynn Parker

Votes: 464

21. You've Been Trumped (2011)

Not Rated | 79 min | Documentary

7.5
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57 Metascore

In this David and Goliath story for the 21st century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on celebrity tycoon Donald J. Trump as he buys up one of Scotland's last wilderness areas to build a golf resort.

Director: Anthony Baxter | Stars: Michael Forbes, Donald J. Trump, Anthony Baxter, Kevin Brown

Votes: 1,981 | Gross: $0.03M

22. Crude (2009)

Unrated | 105 min | Documentary

7.6
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75 Metascore

The story of lawsuit by tens of thousands of Ecuadorans against Chevron over contamination of the Ecuadorean Amazon.

Director: Joe Berlinger | Stars: Dan Ashley, Pablo Fajardo, Kent Robertson, German Yanez

Votes: 757 | Gross: $0.17M

23. Oil & Water (I) (2014)

77 min | Documentary, Action, Biography

9.3
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'Oil & Water' is the story of two boys coming of age in the middle of one of the world's worst toxic disasters: the contamination of Ecuador's Amazon region by reckless oil drilling. Hugo ... See full summary »

Directors: Laurel Spellman Smith, Francine Strickwerda

Votes: 33

24. Habitat (1997)

R | 120 min | Sci-Fi

4.7
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In a future world where Earth's ozone layer has been completely destroyed, a brilliant but obsessed scientist, Hank Symes uses illegally obtained biological materials for an experiment that... See full summary »

Director: Rene Daalder | Stars: Balthazar Getty, Tchéky Karyo, Alice Krige, Kenneth Welsh

Votes: 759

25. The Undefeated (2011)

PG-13 | 118 min | Documentary, Biography

2.2
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32 Metascore

A documentary that chronicles Sarah Palin's pre-political life; her tenure as Governor of Alaska, and her time spent as John McCain's running mate.

Director: Stephen K. Bannon | Stars: Andrew Breitbart, Kurt Gibson, Pamela Anderson, Mark Ballas

Votes: 1,843

26. Doomwatch (1972)

PG | 92 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.4
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The waters surrounding an island become contaminated by chemical dumping, and people who eat fish caught in those waters become deformed and violent.

Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Ian Bannen, Judy Geeson, John Paul, Simon Oates

Votes: 622

27. Black Stone (2015)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

6.1
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While his parents are toiling away in a food processing plant in Seoul, Shon Sun is drafted in the army. But being prey to abuse, he deserts. Back in Seoul he finds out his parents have ... See full summary »

Director: Gyeong-tae Roh | Stars: Kate Velarde, Erlinda Villalobos, Tae-hee Won

Votes: 24

28. Scorcher (I) (2002)

R | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

3.7
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The only hope for humanity to survive a natural disaster is to detonate a nuclear bomb in Los Angeles.

Director: James Seale | Stars: Mark Dacascos, John Rhys-Davies, Tamara Davies, Mark Rolston

Votes: 1,242

29. The Yes Men Fix the World (2009)

87 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.6
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71 Metascore

Troublemaking duo Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, posing as their industrious alter-egos, expose the people profiting from Hurricane Katrina, the faces behind the environmental disaster in Bhopal, and other shocking events.

Directors: Andy Bichlbaum, Mike Bonanno, Kurt Engfehr | Stars: Reggie Watts, Mike Bonanno, Andy Bichlbaum, Richard Ebeling

Votes: 4,735 | Gross: $0.19M

30. Der Kopf des Mohren (1995)

120 min | Drama, Horror

6.9
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A seemingly contented man's descent into hallucination, paranoia and, finally, total insanity.

Director: Paulus Manker | Stars: Gert Voss, Angela Winkler, Leni Tanzer, Manuel Löffler

Votes: 106

31. Gasland Part II (2013)

Not Rated | 125 min | Documentary

7.7
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A documentary that declares the gas industry's portrayal of natural gas as a clean and safe alternative to oil is a myth, and that fracked wells inevitably leak over time, contaminating ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Fox | Stars: Al Armendariz, Kindra Arnesen, Lon Burnam, Lois Capps

Votes: 1,431

32. Sewer Shark (1992 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

7.1
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In the future, much of humanity has been forced to live underground. The player takes the role of a pilot who flies through sewers beneath the paradise Solar City and exterminates creatures at the order of evil Commissioner Stenchler.

Director: John Dykstra | Stars: David Underwood, Robert Costanzo, Kari G. Peyton, Stevie Sterling

Votes: 79

33. Animal Armageddon (2009– )

Documentary, Animation, History

7.6
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This documentary series explores the causes behind six major extinction events in Earth's history. It also speculates on the next such event.

Stars: Peter Ward, Michael Carroll, Craig Chesner, Michael Benton

Votes: 157

34. Hey, Happy! (2001)

Unrated | 75 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

3.9
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43 Metascore

DJ Sabu's overactive libido leads him into teenaged pregnancy. His mythic quest for two thousand boys ends with Happy, a paranoid UFO-ologist to whom aliens promise to appear (as his love ... See full summary »

Director: Noam Gonick | Stars: Jérémie Yuen, Craig Aftanis, Clayton Godson, John Simone

Votes: 327

35. Betrayed (2003 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.2
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Betrayed is the story of a town suffering from an outbreak of severe water contamination. The fictional town under attack stands in for communities next door and around the world. Inspired ... See full summary »

Director: Anne Wheeler | Stars: Kari Matchett, Raoul Max Trujillo, Janet Wright, Alex House

Votes: 47

36. Garden Gopher (1950)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

7.0
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When Spike tries to bury a bone he finds a belligerent gopher.

Director: Tex Avery | Star: Bill Thompson

Votes: 177

37. Libelle (2012 TV Movie)

36 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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The Forest Scientist, Sonia, makes an environmental discovery that could change the world, but gets kicked off from her research project before she can collect the final evidence. Ann ... See full summary »

Director: Neil Every | Stars: Julia Dordel, Anita Reimer, Eric Breker, Leah Cuff

Votes: 5

38. Nuclear Savage: The Islands of Secret Project 4.1 (2011)

87 min | Documentary

8.8
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A shocking political expose, and an intimate ethnographic portrait of Pacific Islanders struggling for survival, dignity and justice after decades of top-secret human radiation experiments conducted on them by the U.S. government.

Director: Adam Jonas Horowitz | Stars: Holly Barker, Steven V. Carey, Tony de Brum, Howard Hills

Votes: 26

39. Shelter (I) (2008)

101 min | Drama

5.5
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With a catastrophic event rapidly approaching, 18 people vie for 10 spots in the small town's only bomb shelter.

Director: Chris Elston | Stars: James Casey, Chris Elston, Jennifer Pennington, Kelsey Sanders

Votes: 145

40. Lucia (1992)

90 min | Drama

7.1
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Director: Mel Chionglo | Stars: Gina Alajar, Elvira Baldomero, Suzette Ranillo, Lolita Rodriguez

Votes: 10

41. Oil Spill: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (2009 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Director: John Akomfrah | Stars: Colin Salmon, Don Cornett, Steve Cowper, Mark Delozier

Votes: 8

42. Nunca máis (2003)

40 min | Documentary, Short

9.0
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Nunca Máis is an account - through images and sensations - of the accident involving the Prestige, the petrol tanker which sank near the coasts of Galicia on the 13th of November 2002, with... See full summary »

Directors: Stefano Lorenzi, Federico Micali, Teresa Paoli

Votes: 8

43. Devil's Oven: The Fire in the Heart of the Little Cities of Black Diamonds (2007)

54 min | Documentary

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'Devil's Oven' is a still-burning century-old mine fire, set during a labor dispute in 1884. The fire's origin tells a deep and troubling story of an age when the mining of fossil fuels, a ... See full summary »

Director: Valda Lewis

44. A Global Warning (2009)

Short, Drama

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Meteorologist Thomas Clark tries his best to warn Press Secretary Mitchell Fuller about the arrival of the nation's largest storm to date.

Director: Kati Lamkin | Stars: Robert Keniston, William Kidd

45. Burisuta (2000)

108 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Yuji and his friends are members of the extensive Japanese sub-culture of "otaku" or science-fiction fanatics. Yuji's particular obsession is collecting plastic figures, still inside their ... See full summary »

Director: Taikan Suga | Stars: Ken Ayugai, Dennis Gunn, Hideaki Itô, Kazuhiro Mashiko

Votes: 67

46. Cry of the Forgotten Land (1995 Video)

25 min | Documentary, Short

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New Guinea, second largest island on earth, is home to over 100,000 species found nowhere else on earth, and to ancient human cultures, including the Moi people. The future of the Moi's ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Mackenzie

47. Message from Martha (2013 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Director: David Mrazek

48. Backs to the Blast: An Australian Nuclear Story (1981)

52 min | Documentary, History

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One hour documentary examining the seventy year history of nuclear and atomic industry, weapons, testing in South Australia from 1910 to 1980.

Director: Harry Bardwell | Star: Martin Vaughan

49. Children of the Oil (2006)

18 min | Short

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Director: Heydar Aslanov | Star: George Gafarov

50. Gejaagd door de winst (of het A.B.C. van de moderne samenleving) (1977)

Short, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.8
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A three part sci-fi drama dealing with three possible scenarios of what can go wrong with atomic, biological and chemicals weapons and substances.

Directors: Robbe De Hert, Guido Henderickx | Stars: Frank Aendenboom, Betsy Blair, Louis Paul Boon, Guido Claus

Votes: 10