Category Archives: Sci-Fi

Captain America: The First Avenger

Release 2011

Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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Director: Joe Johnston
Writers: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby
Stars: Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0458339/

After being deemed unfit for military service, Steve Rogers volunteers for a top secret research project that turns him into Captain America, a superhero dedicated to defending USA ideals.

Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning

Release 2012

Genre Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Director: John Hyams
Writers: John Hyams, Doug Magnuson, Jon Greenhalgh, Moshe Diamant, Richard Rothstein, Christopher Leitch, Dean Devlin
Stars: Scott Adkins, Dolph Lundgren, Andrei Arlovski, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mariah Bonner
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1659343/

John looks to take down Luc Deveraux after a home invasion claims his wife and daughter. The fight pits John against Andrew Scott and an army of genetically enhanced warriors; meanwhile, he must contend with a UniSol in relentless pursuit.

Escape from Planet Earth

Release 2013

Genre Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

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Director: Cal Brunker
Writers: Bob Barlen, Cal Brunker, Tony Leech, Cory Edwards, Stephen Fry
Stars: Brendan Fraser, Rob Corddry, Ricky Gervais, Jonathan Morgan Heit, Jessica Alba
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0765446/

Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.

Europa Report

Release 2013

Genre Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Director: Sebastián Cordero
Writers: Philip Gelatt
Stars: Daniel Wu, Sharlto Copley, Christian Camargo, Karolina Wydra, Michael Nyqvist
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2051879/

An international crew of astronauts undertakes a privately funded mission to search for life on Jupiter's fourth largest moon.

The Colony

Release 2013

Genre Action, Documentary, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Director: Jeff Renfroe
Writers: Jeff Renfroe, Svet Rouskov, Patrick Tarr, Pascal Trottier
Stars: Kevin Zegers, Laurence Fishburne, Bill Paxton, Charlotte Sullivan, Dru Viergever
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1160996/

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.

The Last Days on Mars

Release 2013

Genre Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Director: Ruairi Robinson
Writers: Sydney J. Bounds, Clive Dawson
Stars: Liev Schreiber, Elias Koteas, Romola Garai, Olivia Williams, Johnny Harris
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1709143/

A group of astronaut explorers succumb one by one to a mysterious and terrifying force while collecting specimens on Mars.

After Earth

Release 2013

Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Writers: Gary Whitta, M. Night Shyamalan, Will Smith
Stars: Jaden Smith, Will Smith, Sophie Okonedo, Zoë Kravitz, Glenn Morshower
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1815862/

A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium after events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.

The Congress

Release 2013

Genre Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

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Director: Ari Folman
Writers: Stanislaw Lem, Ari Folman
Stars: Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Jon Hamm, Paul Giamatti, Kodi Smit-McPhee
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1821641/

An aging, out-of-work actress accepts one last job, though the consequences of her decision affect her in ways she didn't consider.

The Host

Release 2013

Genre Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi

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Director: Andrew Niccol
Writers: Andrew Niccol, Stephenie Meyer
Stars: Rachel Roberts, Shyaam Karra, Brent Wendell Williams, Jhil McEntyre, Jalen Coleman
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1517260/

When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.

John Carter

Release 2012

Genre Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

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Director: Andrew Stanton
Writers: Andrew Stanton, Mark Andrews, Michael Chabon, Edgar Rice Burroughs
Stars: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton, Willem Dafoe, Thomas Haden Church
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0401729/

Transplanted to Mars, a Civil War vet discovers a lush planet inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter a princess who is in desperate need of a savior.

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