Most Popular Sci Fi Filmmaking Movies and TV Shows
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3. Martian Child (2007)
PG | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
A science-fiction writer, recently widowed, considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.
Votes: 19,214 | Gross: $7.49M
6. Identification of a Woman (1982)
Not Rated | 130 min | Drama, Romance
The movie director Niccolo has just been left by his wife. This gives him the idea of making a movie about women's relationships. He starts to search for a woman who can play the leading ... See full summary »
7. Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004 Video)
151 min | Documentary, History, Sci-Fi
An in-depth making of documentary about the original Star Wars trilogy, covering the productions of the three films and their impact on popular culture.
9. Zenith (2010)
93 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller
A retro-futuristic steam-punk thriller, about two men in two time periods, whose search for the same grand conspiracy leads them to question their own humanity.
Votes: 903 | Gross: $0.01M
10. The Independent (2000)
R | 81 min | Comedy
A notorious B-movie director tries for a comeback by seeking out the film rights to the life story of a serial killer who wants his biography film to be a musical.
Votes: 1,080 | Gross: $0.24M
12. Invasion Iowa (2005– )
William Shatner spoofs/punks a whole midwestern town, (Riverside, Iowa, aka: the birth place of his Star Trek character, Captain Kirk) who think he is in town to shoot a big-budget, action-adventure film.
13. The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' (2003 Video)
178 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi
This made-for-DVD documentary treats horror and science fiction film fans to a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Alien, the terrifying classic about a spaceship crew trapped with a ... See full summary »
14. Blood, Boobs & Beast (2007)
75 min | Documentary
Blood, Boobs and Beast tells the compelling story of Don Dohler, whose movies have been called everything from oddly brilliant to some of the worst films of all time. Despite his critics, ... See full summary »
15. Alien Battlefield (2013)
Not Rated | 87 min | Action, Sci-Fi
On a desperate quest to find her missing brother, Marianna reluctantly picks up a mysterious stranger with no memory, John. Together they must get to a rendezvous point on the west coast ... See full summary »
16. Slimed (2010)
Not Rated | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
An atheist park ranger and a bible salesman find themselves thrown into a slimy conspiracy that threatens to destroy not just the woods - but the entire world.
19. The Making of 'Alien³' (2003 Video)
161 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi
The creation of the film Alien³ (1992) is covered here in this feature-length documentary in exhaustive detail. Many interviews with the cast and crew give us an idea of how hard of a time ... See full summary »
20. Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' (2003 Video)
185 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi
This feature-length documentary, made especially for the 2003 Aliens (1986) DVD release, is incredibly informative with all its interviews with both the cast and crew, as well as behind the... See full summary »
21. How William Shatner Changed the World (2005 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 120 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi
William Shatner presents a light-hearted look at how the "Star Trek" TV series have influenced and inspired today's technologies, including: cell phones, medical imaging, computers and ... See full summary »
24. AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003 TV Special)
TV-14 | Documentary
The American Film Institute celebrates 100 years of film by recognizing the top 50 film heroes and top 50 film villains of all time.
26. Frazetta: Painting with Fire (2003)
Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary
For over 50 years, Frank Frazetta dominated the art world with his images of fierce warriors, helpless princesses, and fantastical creatures set in the most lavish landscapes. His impact ... See full summary »
30. The Movies (2005 Video Game)
T | Action, Adventure, Comedy
You play the head of a movie studio who must produce movies, manage your personnel and market your product as the technology of the medium changes over the years.
34. Darkwave: Edge of the Storm (2016)
24 min | Short, Sci-Fi
Escaping capture on a distant planet, a young family stumble across a burning outpost, only to discover terrible secrets amongst the wreckage.
35. Marvel Ultimate Alliance: Superheroes of Marvel Ultimate Alliance (2006 Video)
5 min | Documentary, Crime
Go behind the scenes of Marvel: Ultimate Alliance. You'll find in depth insights from the branding teams of both Activision and Marvel, the art department, animators, writer and other key ... See full summary »
36. Fahrenheit 451, the Novel: A Discussion with Author Ray Bradbury (2003 Video)
11 min | Documentary, Short
Author Ray Bradbury discusses the writing of his classic science-fiction novel "Fahrenheit 451".
38. From Star Wars to Star Wars: The Story of Industrial Light & Magic (1999 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 45 min | Documentary
The incredible evolution of George Lucas' special effects dream factory, including an inside look at "Star Wars: Episode One - The Phantom Menace."
39. Flesh + Steel: The Making of 'RoboCop' (2001 Video)
37 min | Documentary, Short
A look behind the scenes at the making of this science fiction classic about a policeman killed in the line of duty, only to be reborn as a half-man, half-machine supercop. Includes ... See full summary »
40. The Making of 'Jimmy Neutron' (2001 TV Short)
20 min | Documentary, Short
A short documentary giving film fans a behind-the-scenes look at the making of this animated film about a boy genius who must rescue the adults of Earth after they are abducted by aliens. ... See full summary »
43. The Extraordinary Voyages of Jules Verne (2008 Video)
PG | 70 min | Documentary, Biography, Sci-Fi
This is a voyage into the world of Jules Verne, the father of science fiction. In this film we dissect the most famous of tales and discover the truth behind them. From 'Twenty Thousand ... See full summary »
Director: Philip Gardiner
44. My Life with Count Dracula (2003)
74 min | Documentary
Many years ago in a small house in South Central Los Angeles, a childlike little man with a wobbling gait and a high pitched voice abandoned his law books to dedicate his life to giving ... See full summary »
45. Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman (2007)
48 min | Documentary, Biography
Famous Monster takes a fast-paced, colorful look at the life of science fiction's greatest fan - Forrest J. Ackerman, whose 85 year love affair with the genre helped bring it into the ... See full summary »
46. Remembering 'Battlestar Galactica' (2004 Video)
48 min | Documentary
The cast and crew of Battlestar Galactica remembers what it was like to film the series, covering everything from shooting schedules, special effects, costumes, guest stars, aliens and cancellation.
48. From 'Star Wars' to 'Jedi': The Making of a Saga (1983 TV Movie)
Unrated | 65 min | Documentary
Ever wonder how they ever made Star Wars, Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi? Well this documentary explains it all as we're taken on a behind-the-scenes tour of the making of the ... See full summary »
50. A.R.C. Angel: Kalina (2013)
6 min | Short, Action, Fantasy
A.R.C. ANGEL KALINA is an explosive action-packed Scifi/Adventure drama that brings the archetypes of religion and mythology into the realm of political intrigue and the human condition. ... See full summary »