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1. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

G | 149 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.3
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82 Metascore

After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter

Votes: 546,406 | Gross: $56.95M

2. Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.2
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32 Metascore

Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough?

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Maika Monroe

Votes: 156,121 | Gross: $103.14M

3. Moon (2009)

R | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.9
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67 Metascore

Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's power problems.

Director: Duncan Jones | Stars: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw

Votes: 313,015 | Gross: $5.01M

4. Space: 1999 (1975–1977)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.4
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The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.

Stars: Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Nick Tate, Zienia Merton

Votes: 6,295

5. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)

PG-13 | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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59 Metascore

Dr. Evil is back and has invented a new time machine that allows him to go back to the 1960s and steal Austin Powers' mojo, inadvertently leaving him "shagless".

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Mike Myers, Heather Graham, Michael York, Robert Wagner

Votes: 204,838 | Gross: $206.04M

6. Iron Sky (2012)

R | 93 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.9
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The Nazis set up a secret base on the dark side of the moon in 1945 where they hide out and plan to return to power in 2018.

Director: Timo Vuorensola | Stars: Julia Dietze, Christopher Kirby, Götz Otto, Udo Kier

Votes: 87,878

7. UFO (1970–1973)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.0
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The missions of the Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organization, which defends Earth from extra-terrestrial threats.

Stars: Ed Bishop, Dolores Mantez, Michael Billington, Ayshea Brough

Votes: 2,472

8. The X from Outer Space (1967)

PG | 89 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.9
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When a crew of scientists returns from Mars with a sample of the space spores that contaminated their ship, the sample escapes and grows into an enormous, rampaging beaked beast.

Director: Kazui Nihonmatsu | Stars: Eiji Okada, Shun'ya Wazaki, Itoko Harada, Peggy Neal

Votes: 999

9. Forbidden World (1982)

R | 77 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.2
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In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.

Director: Allan Holzman | Stars: Jesse Vint, Dawn Dunlap, June Chadwick, Linden Chiles

Votes: 3,352

10. The Transformers: The Movie (1986)

PG | 84 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.3
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The Autobots must stop a colossal planet consuming robot who goes after the Autobot Matrix of Leadership. At the same time, they must defend themselves against an all-out attack from the Decepticons.

Director: Nelson Shin | Stars: Orson Welles, Robert Stack, Leonard Nimoy, Norman Alden

Votes: 35,776 | Gross: $5.85M

11. Moontrap (1989)

R | 92 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.0
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The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Dyke | Stars: Walter Koenig, Bruce Campbell, Leigh Lombardi, Robert Kurcz

Votes: 2,683

12. Moon Zero Two (1969)

G | 100 min | Crime, Sci-Fi

4.2
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A space salvage expert and his partner become involved with a group of criminals intent on hijacking a small asteroid made of sapphire and crashing it into the moon for later recovery. The ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: James Olson, Catherine Schell, Warren Mitchell, Adrienne Corri

Votes: 1,193

13. Destroy All Monsters (1968)

G | 88 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.6
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Female aliens take control of Earth's monsters and begin using them to destroy the human race.

Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Akira Kubo, Jun Tazaki, Yukiko Kobayashi, Yoshio Tsuchiya

Votes: 4,252

14. CQ (2001)

R | 88 min | Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.3
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56 Metascore

A young filmmaker in 1960s Paris juggles directing a cheesy sci-fi debacle, directing his own personal art film, coping with his crumbling relationship with his girlfriend, and a new-found infatuation with the sci-fi film's starlet.

Director: Roman Coppola | Stars: Jeremy Davies, Angela Lindvall, Élodie Bouchez, Gérard Depardieu

Votes: 4,467 | Gross: $0.41M

15. The Phantom Planet (1961)

Unrated | 82 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

3.4
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After an invisible asteroid draws an astronaut and his ship to its surface, he is miniaturized by the phantom planet's exotic atmosphere.

Director: William Marshall | Stars: Dean Fredericks, Coleen Gray, Anthony Dexter, Francis X. Bushman

Votes: 2,423

16. Way... Way Out (1966)

Not Rated | 101 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.4
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In a futuristic world, the USA decides to send a married couple of astronauts to its moon base in order to prevent any improper contact with the Soviet female cosmonauts manning the USSR moon base.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Jerry Lewis, Connie Stevens, Robert Morley, Dennis Weaver

Votes: 879

17. Nude on the Moon (1961)

83 min | Fantasy, Sci-Fi

3.9
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A rich rocket scientist organizes an expedition to the moon, which they discover is inhabited by nude women.

Directors: Raymond Phelan, Doris Wishman | Stars: Marietta, William Mayer, Lester Brown, Pat Reilly

Votes: 728

18. They Came from Beyond Space (1967)

Unrated | 85 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.5
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Scientists investigating an unusual meteor shower in a rural field are possessed by an alien force bent on an ulterior purpose.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Robert Hutton, Jennifer Jayne, Zia Mohyeddin, Bernard Kay

Votes: 1,213

19. Scooby-Doo! Moon Monster Madness (2015 Video)

TV-PG | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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The Scooby gang investigate a possible alien presence while exploring a moon base built by an eccentric billionaire celebrity.

Director: Paul McEvoy | Stars: Frank Welker, Mindy Cohn, Grey Griffin, Matthew Lillard

Votes: 909

20. Dead Leaves (2004)

Not Rated | 55 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.2
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Two awaken on Earth with no recollection of their past and embark on a devastating crime spree but are sent to an infamous lunar penitentiary named Dead Leaves.

Director: Hiroyuki Imaishi | Stars: Kappei Yamaguchi, Takako Honda, Yûko Mizutani, Mitsuo Iwata

Votes: 3,222

21. Moonbase (1997)

R | 89 min | Action, Sci-Fi

3.6
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The most dangerous criminals in the universe escape from the Off-World Penitentiary and stow away to the quiet Moonbase Waste Disposal Plant. Hidden beneath the lunar surface lies an ... See full summary »

Director: Paolo Mazzucato | Stars: Scott Plank, Jocelyn Seagrave, Robert O'Reilly, Kurt Fuller

Votes: 274

22. Moonbase 3 (1973– )

50 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.9
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The adventures of David Caulder and his crew stationed on Moonbase 3 on the moon's surface. In 2003, representatives of many of the world's governments live in bases on the moon. Moonbase 3... See full summary »

Stars: Donald Houston, Ralph Bates, Fiona Gaunt, Barry Lowe

Votes: 113

23. Quatermass II (1955– )

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Horror

7.4
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Professor Quatermass is trying to perfect a dangerously unstable nuclear-powered rocket engine. After a disastrous test firing in Australia, his soon-to-be son-in-law, Captain John Dillon, ... See full summary »

Stars: John Robinson, Monica Grey, Hugh Griffith, John Stone

Votes: 324

24. Plymouth (1991 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

5.6
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The residents of a town displaced by an industrial accident agree to take over a failing mining base on the Moon as their new place to live and work. Their first big test comes in the form of a wave of radiation from a massive solar flare.

Director: Lee David Zlotoff | Stars: Cindy Pickett, Richard Hamilton, Perrey Reeves, Matt Brown

Votes: 112

25. The Moon (1965)

51 min | Sci-Fi

7.0
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Story of the Moon told by scientists. The prospects of the Moon's future exploration by humans with elements of science fiction dramatization by actors in the final part of the film.

Director: Pavel Klushantsev

Votes: 72

26. Xenophobe (1987 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Votes: 7

27. Surprise Attack (1990 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

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28. Cerberus (1985 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

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29. Image Fight (1988 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

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30. Tranquility Base (1984 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

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Experience the thrills of space flight with this realistic space flight simulation. You pilot the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM), a sophisticated cargo vehicle that shuttles astronauts and ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Roberts

31. The Transformers (1984–1987)
Episode: Blaster Blues (1985)

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

7.3
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When the Decepticons hijack Earth's airwaves, the music-loving Autobot Blaster is the only one who can stop them.

Directors: Andy Kim, Bob Kirk, Al Kouzel, Bob Matz, Norm McCabe, Margaret Nichols, Karen Peterson, Tom Ray, Robert Shellhorn, Bob Treat, Terry Lennon | Stars: Jack Angel, Arlene Banas, Michael Bell, Corey Burton

Votes: 67

32. UFO (1970–1973)
Episode: Flight Path (1971)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Sci-Fi

7.5
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Paul Roper is a SHADO technician with a pretty, younger wife and aliens have threatened to kill her unless he passes on to them cryptic computer co-ordinates, the possession of which will ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Turner | Stars: Keith Grenville, George Cole, Gabrielle Drake, Sonia Fox

Votes: 88

33. UFO (1970–1973)
Episode: Identified (1970)

TV-PG | 49 min | Action, Sci-Fi

7.4
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SHADO - an acronym for Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organization - is located beneath a supposed film studio in the English countryside and run by Commander Straker, who poses as a ... See full summary »

Director: Gerry Anderson | Stars: Peter Gordeno, Ed Bishop, Grant Taylor, Basil Dignam

Votes: 143

34. Star Wars Rebels (2014–2018)
Episode: Imperial Supercommandos (2016)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.7
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After losing contact to the Protectors of Concord Dawn, Sabine, Ezra and Fenn Rau investigate. They quickly discover that Imperial Mandalorians have taken over the station.

Directors: Justin Ridge, Steward Lee | Stars: Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Freddie Prinze Jr., Tiya Sircar

Votes: 560

35. The Bearstream (2018– )
Episode: Life Lessons from My Attempt at Carpentry (2019)

Comedy, News

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Star: Owen Benjamin

36. The New Frontier (2015–2018)
Episode: Return to the Moon (2015)

Documentary

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It may not be a spectacular as the Apollo landings but robotic exploration of the moon has surged in recent years. The achievements of these unmanned probes are recounted. And permanent ... See full summary »

37. Challenge of the Superfriends (1978– )
Episode: The Giants of Doom/The Beasts Are Coming (1978)

TV-Y7 | Animation, Action, Family

8.0
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Bizarro comes up with a scheme to turn himself, Sinestro, Toyman and Captain Cold into 100-foot giants.

Directors: Ray Patterson, Carl Urbano | Stars: Jack Angel, Marlene Aragon, Lewis Bailey, Michael Bell

Votes: 37

38. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Moonbase: Episode 1 (1967)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.3
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The TARDIS arrives on the Moon in the year 2070. When Jamie is injured, the other travellers are forced to seek the help of a moonbase afflicted with a space plague.

Director: Morris Barry | Stars: Patrick Troughton, Frazer Hines, Anneke Wills, Michael Craze

Votes: 236

39. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Moonbase: Episode 2 (1967)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.5
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The Doctor and his friends attempt to convince the Moonbase crew that the Cybermen are responsible for the disappearances and find a cure for the plague.

Director: Morris Barry | Stars: Patrick Troughton, Frazer Hines, Anneke Wills, Patrick Barr

Votes: 234

40. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Moonbase: Episode 3 (1967)

TV-PG | 26 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.5
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The Cybermen take over the Moonbase and begin using the Gravitron to attack Earth but Polly, Ben and Jamie come up with a way to fight back.

Director: Morris Barry | Stars: Patrick Troughton, Patrick Barr, Anneke Wills, Michael Craze

Votes: 219

41. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Moonbase: Episode 4 (1967)

TV-PG | 23 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.6
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With the Cybermen preparing to launch a full attack, the Doctor and his friends must keep the Moonbase and the Gravitron out of their hands until help arrives from Earth.

Director: Morris Barry | Stars: Patrick Troughton, Patrick Barr, Frazer Hines, André Maranne

Votes: 228

42. Star Wars Rebels (2014–2018)
Episode: The Protector of Concord Dawn (2016)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.9
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In need of new hyperspace routes due to Imperial pressure, the rebels find a shortcut but must gain permission from the leader of the nearby system.

Directors: Dave Filoni, Brad Rau | Stars: Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Freddie Prinze Jr., Tiya Sircar

Votes: 591



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