Most Popular Sci Fi Filmmaking Movies and TV Shows
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4. 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: 19,315 | Gross: $7.49M
5. 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.
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 »
8. Star Trek: Enterprise - In a Time of War (2014)
90 min | Documentary
Newly produced multi-part documentary featuring all-new interviews with the show's cast and crew as well as behind the scenes archival content. This retrospective documentary gives fans an ... See full summary »
11. Terror in the Aisles (1984)
R | 84 min | Documentary, Horror, Thriller
A compilation of scenes from many science fiction, crime drama and horror films of the 1930s through 1980s.
Votes: 1,623 | Gross: $10.00M
12. 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: 1,082 | Gross: $0.24M
13. Darkwave: Edge of the Storm (2016)
24 min | Short, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Escaping capture on a distant planet, a young family stumble across a burning outpost, only to discover terrible secrets amongst the wreckage.
14. The Buried Secret of M. Night Shyamalan (2004 TV Movie)
125 min | Documentary
Through revealing interviews with M. Night Shyamalan's childhood friends and neighbors, Academy Award nominated filmmaker Nathaniel Kahn seeks to uncover the director's most intimate ... See full summary »
16. 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: 1,119 | Gross: $0.01M
17. 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 »
20. 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 »
22. 50 Years of Star Trek (2016 TV Movie)
84 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi
The cast , crew , creators & critics discuss the impact of Star Trek from its creation by Gene Roddenberry to the present into today and the future. Showing clips from the original unaired ... See full summary »
24. 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 »
25. 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 »
27. 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 »
30. 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 »
31. 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.
33. 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 »
34. 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.
35. 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.
36. Building Star Trek (2016 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 92 min | Documentary
In this documentary props and other items from the original Star Trek series are tracked down and others are restored for display at various locations throughout the U.S.
39. 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 »
42. Star Wars at 30 (2007 TV Special)
30th anniversary of star Wars at the Los Angeles convention center at Star Wars Celebration IV. Where tens of thousands of fans had gathered to support the Star Wars Universe.
43. Doctor Who at the Proms (2009 TV Movie)
95 min | Music
Highlights from the first ever Doctor Who Prom, hosted by Freema Agyeman, which featured music from the series - performed by the BBC Philharmonic and London Philharmonic Choir.
44. 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.
45. Star Wars: Star Warriors (2007)
84 min | Documentary
Some Star Wars fans want to collect action figures... these fans want to be action figures! A tribute to the 501st Legion, a global organization of Star Wars costume enthusiasts, this ... See full summary »
46. Phantasmagoria (2005 Video)
97 min | Documentary
Everything you ever wanted to know about the four Phantasm films, including creation of the spheres, visual effects, Alternate and Deleted scenes and more.