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1. Annihilation (2018)

R | 115 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

7.0
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79 Metascore

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

Director: Alex Garland | Stars: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson, Benedict Wong

Votes: 143,293 | Gross: $32.73M

2. Deepwater Horizon (2016)

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

7.2
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68 Metascore

A dramatization of the disaster in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon exploded, resulting in the worst oil spill in American history.

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

Votes: 120,280 | 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: 848,926 | 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: 211,176 | Gross: $3.68M

5. 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: 39,053

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: 83,350 | Gross: $31.19M

7. Soylent Green (1973)

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

7.1
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66 Metascore

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: 50,145

8. 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: 9,009

9. Fire Down Below (1997)

R | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.0
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Going undercover in rural Kentucky, a environmental agents tries to prove the dumping of toxic waste in the local coal mines by ruthless industrialists.

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

Votes: 15,010 | Gross: $16.23M

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: 22,404 | Gross: $0.03M

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

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

4.9
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Teenager Jesse becomes reunited with Willy two 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: 14,561 | Gross: $30.08M

12. 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: 75,044 | Gross: $23.81M

13. Slipstream (1989)

PG-13 | 102 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.9
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In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by natural disasters, and giant winds rule the planet, bounty hunter Matt kidnaps a murderer out of the hands of two police officers, ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Lisberger | Stars: Bob Peck, Mark Hamill, Kitty Aldridge, Bill Paxton

Votes: 2,095

14. Time of the Wolf (2003)

R | 114 min | Drama

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: 8,414 | Gross: $0.06M

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: 10,595 | 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: 5,314 | Gross: $0.70M

17. 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: 3,884

18. Solar Crisis (1990)

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

3.9
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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: 1,509

19. To the Stars by Hard Ways (1981)

148 min | Sci-Fi

5.2
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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: 974

20. 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: 9,824 | Gross: $0.03M

21. 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: Paul Connett, Jeremy Irons, Evangelos Kalafatis, Charles Moore

Votes: 479

22. Black Stone (2015)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

6.2
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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: 34

23. 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: 2,013 | Gross: $0.03M

24. 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: 642

25. 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: 1,254

26. 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: 4,768 | Gross: $0.19M

27. 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: 770

28. Der Kopf des Mohren (1995)

120 min | Drama, Horror

6.8
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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: 108

29. Jättiläinen (2016)

97 min | Drama

6.8
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Fictionalized story about the founding of the ill-fated Finnish mining company Talvivaara.

Director: Aleksi Salmenperä | Stars: Joonas Saartamo, Jani Volanen, Peter Franzén, Saara Kotkaniemi

Votes: 652

30. 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: 765 | Gross: $0.17M

31. Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (1992 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama

6.6
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The real-life struggle to contain the environmental and financial damage caused to Alaska by the oil spill from the Exxon Valdez is dramatized.

Director: Paul Seed | Stars: John Heard, Bob Gunton, Mark Metcalf, Bruce Gray

Votes: 235

32. 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: 1,466

33. Sewer Shark (1992 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

6.9
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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: 81

34. 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, Mark Levin, Kurt Gibson, Pamela Anderson

Votes: 1,858

35. 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: 146

36. Animal Armageddon (2009– )

Documentary, Animation, History

7.5
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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: 163

37. Avalon: Beyond the Abyss (1999 TV Movie)

92 min | Sci-Fi

4.0
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An island blows up, and from its remains a black poison fills the ocean. A team of underwater specialists with high-tech gear have to stop the poison before it contaminates the earth, but ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Sgriccia | Stars: Parker Stevenson, Mehgan Heaney-Grier, Billy Rieck, Shelli Lether

Votes: 307

38. 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: 326

39. 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

40. 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

41. 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

42. 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: 189

43. 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

44. Burisuta (2000)

108 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.4
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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

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

Documentary

7.7
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Director: John Akomfrah | Stars: Colin Salmon, Don Cornett, Steve Cowper, Mark Delozier

Votes: 9

46. 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

47. Canning Paradise (2012)

90 min | Documentary

7.7
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After decades of overfishing, the global tuna industry has now invaded the waters of Papua New Guinea. And it comes at a high cost. A human cost now affecting the last places on earth uncovering the full impact of globalization.

Director: Olivier Pollet

Votes: 11

48. 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

49. Meet The Gulf (2020)

Documentary | Post-production

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Director: Alicia Ontiveros | Stars: Darla Rooks, Carla Ghere, Douglas Wells

50. 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