Most Popular "Science Fair" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year








































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Big Fish (2003)

PG-13 | 125 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
58 Metascore

A son tries to learn more about his dying father by reliving stories and myths he told about his life.

Writers: Daniel Wallace, John August | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange

2. Flipped (2010)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
45 Metascore

Two eighth-graders start to have feelings for each other despite being total opposites. Based on the novel "Flipped" by Wendelin Van Draanen.

Writers: Rob Reiner, Andrew Scheinman, Wendelin Van Draanen | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Madeline Carroll, Callan McAuliffe, Rebecca De Mornay, Anthony Edwards

3. Sex and the City 2 (2010)

R | 146 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
27 Metascore

While wrestling with the pressures of life, love, and work in Manhattan, Carrie, Miranda, and Charlotte join Samantha for a trip to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), where Samantha's ex is filming a new movie.

Writers: Michael Patrick King, Candace Bushnell, Darren Star | Director: Michael Patrick King | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

4. Hard Candy (2005)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
58 Metascore

A teenage girl raids a man's home, suspecting he is a pedophile, in order to expose him.

Writer: Brian Nelson | Director: David Slade | Stars: Patrick Wilson, Ellen Page, Sandra Oh, Odessa Rae

5. Rushmore (1998)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
86 Metascore

The extracurricular king of Rushmore preparatory school is put on academic probation.

Writers: Wes Anderson, Owen Wilson | Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Olivia Williams, Seymour Cassel

6. Meet the Robinsons (2007)

G | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
61 Metascore

Lewis is a brilliant inventor who meets mysterious stranger named Wilbur Robinson, whisking Lewis away in a time machine and together they team up to track down Bowler Hat Guy in a showdown that ends with an unexpected twist of fate.

Writers: Jon Bernstein, Michelle Bochner, Don Hall, Nathan Greno, Aurian Redson, Joseph Mateo, Stephen J. Anderson, William Joyce, Robert L. Baird, Daniel Gerson, Shirley Pierce | Director: Stephen J. Anderson | Stars: Daniel Hansen, Wesley Singerman, Angela Bassett, Jordan Fry

7. Superhero Movie (2008)

PG-13 | 75 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

4.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
33 Metascore

Orphaned high school student Rick Riker is bitten by a radioactive dragonfly, develops super powers (except for the ability to fly), and becomes a hero.

Writer: Craig Mazin | Director: Craig Mazin | Stars: Drake Bell, Leslie Nielsen, Sara Paxton, Christopher McDonald

8. Frankenweenie (2012)

PG | 87 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
74 Metascore

Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences.

Writers: Leonard Ripps, Tim Burton, John August | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Winona Ryder, Catherine O'Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau

9. October Sky (1999)

PG | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Family

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
71 Metascore

The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.

Writers: Homer H. Hickam Jr., Lewis Colick | Director: Joe Johnston | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern, Chris Owen

10. Strangers with Candy (2005)

R | 97 min | Comedy

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
57 Metascore

A prequel to the critically acclaimed series featuring Jerri Blank, a 46 year-old ex-junkie, ex-con who returns to high school in a bid to start her life over.

Writers: Stephen Colbert, Paul Dinello, Amy Sedaris, Mitch Rouse | Director: Paul Dinello | Stars: Amy Sedaris, Stephen Colbert, Paul Dinello, Paul Sedaris

11. Ransom (1996)

R | 121 min | Crime, Thriller

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
60 Metascore

When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.

Writers: Cyril Hume, Richard Maibaum, Richard Price, Alexander Ignon | Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Mel Gibson, Gary Sinise, Rene Russo, Brawley Nolte

12. Osmosis Jones (2001)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
57 Metascore

A policeman white blood cell, with the help of a cold pill, must stop a deadly virus from destroying the human they live in, Frank.

Writer: Marc Hyman | Directors: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly | Stars: Laurence Fishburne, Chris Rock, David Hyde Pierce, Brandy Norwood

13. Wish Upon a Star (1996 TV Movie)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A younger sister wishes to switch places with her popular older sister and the two bickering siblings awaken to find the wish has come true.

Writer: Jessica Barondes | Director: Blair Treu | Stars: Katherine Heigl, Danielle Harris, Donnie Jeffcoat, Scott Wilkinson

14. The Last Mimzy (2007)

PG | 90 min | Family, Sci-Fi

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
59 Metascore

Two siblings begin to develop special talents after they find a mysterious box of toys. Soon the kids, their parents, and even their teacher are drawn into a strange new world and find a task ahead of them that is far more important than any of them could imagine!

Writers: Bruce Joel Rubin, Toby Emmerich, James V. Hart, Carol Skilken, Henry Kuttner, C.L. Moore | Director: Robert Shaye | Stars: Joely Richardson, Rainn Wilson, Timothy Hutton, Chris O'Neil

15. The Manhattan Project (1986)

PG-13 | 117 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A teen and his girlfriend make an atomic bomb with plutonium stolen from a scientist dating his mother.

Writers: Marshall Brickman, Thomas Baum | Director: Marshall Brickman | Stars: John Lithgow, Christopher Collet, Richard Council, Robert Schenkkan

16. Raspberry Magic (2010)

82 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

"Raspberry Magic" is a coming-of-age story about 11-year-old Monica Shah, who thinks she must win the science fair in order to bring her father back after he runs out on the family. She ... See full summary »

Writer: Leena Pendharkar | Director: Leena Pendharkar | Stars: Lily Javaherpour, Meera Simhan, Ravi Kapoor, Keya Shah

17. The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds (1972)

PG | 100 min | Drama

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

From the Pullizer Prize winning play by Paul Zindel, this is the story of Beatrice Hunsdorfer and her daughters, Ruth and Matilda. A middle-aged widowed eccentric, Beatrice is looking for ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Zindel, Alvin Sargent | Director: Paul Newman | Stars: Joanne Woodward, Nell Potts, Roberta Wallach, Judith Lowry

18. Just Peck (2009)

90 min | Comedy, Family

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When Michael Peck's overbearing parents force him to compete in the Science Fair, he thinks he can shock everyone. Instead, Peck finds teen angst might be cliché, but it still sucks.

Writer: Marc Arneson | Director: Michael A. Nickles | Stars: Keir Gilchrist, Marcia Cross, Adam Arkin, Camryn Manheim

19. The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour (2004 TV Movie)

50 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Thanks to Timmy Turner's Fairy Godparents Cosmo & Wanda, he and Jimmy Neutron switch universes and have zany adventures therein.

Writers: Rico Hill, Gene Grillo, Butch Hartman, Steve Marmel, John A. Davis, Stephen Banks | Directors: Keith Alcorn, Butch Hartman, Wincat Alcala, Sarah Frost | Stars: Debi Derryberry, Tara Strong, Megan Cavanagh, Mark DeCarlo

20. Life in Flight (2008)

78 min | Drama

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

While collaborating with an urban designer (Collins), an architect (Wilson) begins to second guess the perfect life he has constructed for himself and his family.

Writer: Tracey Hecht | Director: Tracey Hecht | Stars: Patrick Wilson, Amy Smart, David Ilku, Susie Stewart Rubio

21. Cancel Christmas (2010 TV Movie)

87 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Santa Claus discovers children have become too greedy and must prove otherwise before his favorite holiday is canceled. Santa's mission is to teach two incorrigible children the importance of charity.

Writer: David Alexander | Director: John Bradshaw | Stars: Judd Nelson, Justin Landry, Natalie Brown, John Fleming

22. Stardust (1998)

PG | Drama, Family, Sci-Fi

3.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Charles F. Cirgenski | Director: Charles F. Cirgenski | Stars: Amanda Donohoe, Giancarlo Esposito, Olek Krupa, Jared Robbins

23. On My Mind (1995– )

PG

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Michael Scholar Jr., Kevin Robson, Ivan Smith

24. Wansapanataym (2010– )
Episode: A Boy's Bestfriend (2011)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Philip King | Director: Erick C. Salud | Stars: Carlos Agassi, Daisy Reyes, Archie Alemania, Basty Alcances

25. Futurama (1999– )
Episode: Cold Warriors (2011)

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Fry gets the common cold, which is bad news for the 31st century Earth, where the common cold has been extinct for a long time, so no one is immune to it.

Writers: Matt Groening, David X. Cohen, Dan Vebber | Directors: Crystal Chesney, Peter Avanzino | Stars: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

26. Dexter's Laboratory (1996–2003)
Episode: Dexter Dodgeball/Dial M for Monkey: Rasslor/Dexter's Assistant (1996)

TV-G | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

After repeated pummeling in the Gym class dodgeball game, Dexter arrives for class ready for action encased in an Armored Cyber-Sonic Exo-Jock Jumpsuit.

Writer: Genndy Tartakovsky | Directors: Genndy Tartakovsky, Craig McCracken, Rob Renzetti, Paul Rudish | Stars: Randy Savage, Christine Cavanaugh, Allison Moore, Kath Soucie

27. Dexter's Laboratory (1996–2003)
Episode: Dexter's Rival/The Justice Friends: Bee Where?/Mandarker (1996)

TV-G | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The new kid in school, Mandark, steals Dexter's spotlight and his ego when he find Mandark has a bigger and better laboratory.

Writers: Genndy Tartakovsky, Jason Butler Rote | Directors: Genndy Tartakovsky, Rob Renzetti | Stars: Christine Cavanaugh, Allison Moore, Eddie Deezen, Tom Kenny

28. Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001– )
Episode: Everything Is Everything (2014)

TV-PG | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Tristan confronts Mr. Yates about his harsh Drama class criticisms and finds out the shocking truth behind them. Dallas loses his cool at the National Science Fair, letting down Alli in the... See full summary »

Writer: Ramona Barckert | Stars: Luke Bilyk, Ana Golja, Demetrius Joyette, Lyle Lettau

29. Joan of Arcadia (2003–2005)
Episode: Jump (2004)

TV-PG | Drama, Fantasy

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

God appears to Joan as Rocky, the young boy that she babysat with Cystic Fibrosis. He asks her to read the paper and it turns out to be his obituary. At the cemetery after the funeral, Joan... See full summary »

Creator: Barbara Hall | Director: Timothy Busfield | Stars: Joe Mantegna, Mary Steenburgen, Amber Tamblyn, Jason Ritter

30. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Replaceable You (2011)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Homer is betrayed by his new assistant at work and winds up working for her, and Bart and Martin create a science project that brings joy to the seniors at the Springfield Retirement Castle.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Stephanie Gillis | Director: Mark Kirkland | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

31. Modern Family (2009– )
Episode: Snip (2012)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Claire has problems with the kids as Phil prepares to get a vasectomy, Gloria refuses to wear maternity clothes, and Mitchell encourages Cameron to get a job.

Writers: Steven Levitan, Christopher Lloyd, Danny Zuker | Director: Gail Mancuso | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell

32. Superjail! (2007– )
Episode: Terrorarium (2008)

TV-MA | Animation, Comedy, Crime

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The Warden holds a science fair, but declares himself the winner, with his "Terrorarium" and makes several inmates go inside of it.

Creators: Christy Karacas, Steve Warbrick, Ben Gruber | Director: Christy Karacas | Stars: David Wain, Teddy Cohn, Richard Mather, Christopher McCulloch

33. Leverage (2008–2012)
Episode: The Fairy Godparents Job (2009)

TV-PG | Action, Crime, Mystery

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

To recover funds from an incarcerated investment banker, the team tries to help his introverted stepson.

Creators: John Rogers, Chris Downey | Director: Jonathan Frakes | Stars: Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf

34. Gilmore Girls (2000–2007)
Episode: The Prodigal Daughter Returns (2005)

TV-PG | Comedy, Drama

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Like meat and potatoes, like salt and tomatoes, the Gilmore girls belong together. Rory comes home. And a supersmart middle schooler shows up at Luke's Diner with a startling idea for a science fair project.

Writer: Amy Sherman-Palladino | Director: Amy Sherman-Palladino | Stars: Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Melissa McCarthy, Scott Patterson

35. Bob's Burgers (2011– )
Episode: Topsy (2013)

TV-PG | Animation, Comedy

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The Belcher kids take on a Thomas Edison fanatic.

Writers: Loren Bouchard, Jim Dauterive, Nora Smith | Director: Tyree Dillihay | Stars: H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman, Larry Murphy