Science Fiction films is a genre which is based on science themes. These movies often portray the future of the earth. The plot of the sci-fi films always based on some upcoming natural disaster, alien invasion or a nuclear war. Development in the field of technology is one of the reasons behind the success of such films. You can download sci fi movies listed here from moviesgraphy website for free.Today we will discuss some of the best sci-fi movies of all time:
- Pandorum – In the year 2174, the spacecraft Elysium is launched to some distant planet to save mankind. Future of mankind is in danger due to exhausted natural resources on the earth. The distant was long so the team members are divided into groups. The two crew members awaken in a hyper-sleep chamber. They are totally lost and unaware of where they are and what is their mission. They heard some sounds from the belly of the ship and eventually realize that they are not alone. Now they know that they are going to face some real trouble. The movie was released on 25th of September 2009, directed by Christian Alvert. The film stars Dennis Quaid, Ben Foster, and Cam Gigandet.
- The Day After Tomorrow – The film revolves around Jack Hall, a scientist who studies about planet’s weather patterns. He felt that a new ice age is close due to global warming. Meanwhile, his son Sam, who is in New York got trapped in weather-related calamities. Jack helped him and his friends who are stuck there. They somehow managed to survive the weather conditions that could kill them. The film was released on 28th May 2004. It was directed by Roland Emmerich. The star cast of the movie includes Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Ian Holm.
- The Fifth Element – The universe is in danger due to the threats from the evil powers. The only thing that can save the universe are the five elements i.e. Fire, water, Earth, and Air. But they come to earth after every 5000 years. The spacecraft which is bringing the five elements of the earth is destroyed by the evil powers. A team of scientists builds a girl named Leeloo by using the DNA of the remains of the destroyed Five elements. Major Korbean then helps Leeloo to accomplish her mission. The film was released on 9th of May 1997. It was written and directed by Luc Besson. It stars Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, and Ilan Holm.
- The Terminator – A cyborg named as Terminator sent from the future to kill a woman named Sarah Connor. Sarah, a would-be mother of John Connor, the protector of human race. Terminator is assigned a task to kill Sarah before she gives birth to her son. On the other hand, Kyle Reese is sent to save Sarah from Terminator. But is it possible to stop the indestructible Terminator? The film stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Biehn, and Linda Hamilton and it was directed by James Cameron. Released on 26th October 1984.
- Star Troopers – In a future high school of the 23rd century, students are encouraged to join military services because that is the only way to get citizenship of that country. Johnny( the main lead) soon realized that he is not interested in the military services and when he is just about to quit, he came to know that some space bugs have destroyed his hometown and killed his family too. So, he decides to take revenge and eliminate those space bugs from the earth. The film was released on 7th November 1997. It was directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier. The film stars Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer, Denise Richards, and Jake Busey.
- Sphere – Dr. Norman Goodman got orders from Captain Harold C. Barnes to investigate an unknown spacecraft that crashed into the sea around 300 years ago. He along with other team members travel to the base i.e. around 1000 ft. below the ocean. Will they find anything which is dangerous for the mankind or will they able to cope with that danger? The film was released on 13th February 1998 and directed by Barry Levinson. The film stars Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, and Samuel L. Jackson in the lead roles.
- Rise of the Planet of the Apes – Will Rodman is a scientist who works for a pharmaceutical company. He is doing a research on the Alzheimer’s disease. He experiments his drug on a chimpanzee named Caesar. Caesar gains human-like intelligence due to the drug experiment. The chimpanzee gives the same drug to all its fellow apes and creates an army to fight against the human race. It was released on 5th of August 2011 and directed by Rupert Wyatt. The film stars Jamie Franco, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow, and Brian Cox.
- Planet of the Apes – A spaceship with four crew members crashes on some distant planet. One of them have died during the crash and the other three have found that the planet is very similar to their own. They came to know that this planet is inhabited by both men and apes, where men are uncivilized and apes know how to speak and are well aware of the technology. Apes considered them as the threat to their planet. Will they ever be able to escape? The film was released on 3rd April 1968 and directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. It stars Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Maurice Evans, and Kim Hunter.
- Alien – Nostromo, a commercial towing vehicle is on its way to earth, when it receives SOS signals from a nearby moon. To investigate, they make a landing on the moon’s surface. While exploring the planet they discover a colony of different creatures. They find a big chamber which contains thousands of eggs. Out of their curiosity, one team member tries to touch the egg, the parasite inside the egg attacks him and made him unconscious. Within a little time, that parasite dies and that was the start of the trouble for the whole team. The film was directed by Ridley Scott. The star cast of the movie includes Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, and Harry Dean Stanton.
- Interstellar – The story revolves around Cooper, an ex-science engineer, and pilot. He lives in a farmhouse with his son Tom and a daughter Murph. The people realize that the world is coming to an end. There is a destructive sandstorm and drought everywhere, food begins to run out. Cooper is asked to go on a dangerous mission with few other team members in a search of some other planet to save the human race. Will he be able to see his children again? It stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, and Bill Irwin. The movie was released on 7th of November 2014.
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