Science Fiction: 248

TV Shows
Haven
Haven

Director: Jim Dunn
Genre: Science Fiction (TV Shows)
Cast:
Emily Rose
Emily Rose
Adam Copeland
Adam Copeland
Eric Balfour
Eric Balfour
Haven is an American-Canadian supernatural drama television series loosely based on the Stephen King novel The Colorado Kid (2005). The show, which deals with strange events in a fictional town in Maine named Haven, was filmed on the South Shore of Nova Scotia, and was an American/Canadian co-production. It starred Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Nicholas Campbell and Eric Balfour, whose characters struggle to help townspeople with ...
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2010 — 2015
Tron: Legacy
Tron: Legacy

Director: Joseph Kosinski
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Garrett Hedlund
Garrett Hedlund
Beau Garrett
Beau Garrett
Bruce Boxleitner
Bruce Boxleitner
In 1989, Kevin Flynn, who was promoted to CEO of ENCOM International at the end of the first film, disappears. Twenty years later, his son Sam, now ENCOM’s primary shareholder, pranks the corporation by releasing the company’s signature operating system online for free. ENCOM executive Alan Bradley, Flynn’s old friend, approves of this, believing it aligns with Kevin’s ideals of open software. Nonetheless, Sam is arrested for trespassing. Alan posts bail for Sam and tells him of a pager message originating from Flynn’s shuttered video arcade. There Sam discovers a hidden basement with a large computer and laser, which ...
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Inception
Inception

Director: Christopher Nolan
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio
Cillian Murphy
Cillian Murphy
Dileep Rao
Dileep Rao
Dominick “Dom” Cobb and Arthur are “extractors”; they perform corporate espionage using experimental military technology to infiltrate their targets’ subconscious and extract information through a shared dream world. Their latest target, Saito, reveals he arranged their mission to test Cobb for a seemingly impossible job: implanting an idea in a person’s subconscious, or “inception”. Saito wants Cobb to convince Robert, the son of Saito’s competitor Maurice Fischer, to dissolve his father’s company. Saito promises to clear Cobb’s criminal status, which prevents him from returning home to his children.
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Dollhouse
Dollhouse

Director: Joss Whedon
Genre: Science Fiction (TV Shows)
Cast:
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Dichen Lachman
Dichen Lachman
Enver Gjokaj
Enver Gjokaj
The story follows Echo, a “doll” or “Active” for the Los Angeles “Dollhouse”, one of several facilities, called “Houses”, run by a company which hires out human beings to wealthy clients. These “engagements” range from romantic interludes to high-risk criminal enterprises. Each Active has their original memories wiped and exists in a childlike blank state until programmed via the insertion of new memories and personalities for each mission. Actives such as Echo are ostensibly volunteers who have surrendered their minds and bodies to the organization for five-year stints, during which their original personalities are saved on ...
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2009 — 2010
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan

Director: Edward James Olmos
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Edward James Olmos
Edward James Olmos
Aaron Douglas
Aaron Douglas
Callum Keith Rennie
Callum Keith Rennie
The opening scenes of The Plan occur just prior to the destruction of the Twelve Colonies in the televised miniseries, Battlestar Galactica. Humanoid Cylon John Cavil is shown leading the planning for the genocidal attack on the human race. The seven known Cylons are present in the control room of the main Cylon base. Two versions of Cavil are shown in a Resurrection Ship, with the “Final Five” Cylons in stasis in resurrection chambers. The two versions of Cavil briefly discuss their plans for “teaching a lesson” to their creators, the Final Five. One version of Cavil announces his intention to witness the destruction of humanity on the ...
Stargate Universe
Stargate Universe

Director: Brad Wright
Genre: Science Fiction (TV Shows)
Cast:
Robert Carlyle
Robert Carlyle
Alaina Huffman
Alaina Huffman
Brian J. Smith
Brian J. Smith
The SGC created Icarus base on a remote planet whose Stargate is powered by large naquadria deposits throughout the core. The team, led by Dr. Nicholas Rush, postulate that the power from that core could allow them to use a 9-chevron address to “dial” into the Stargate, allowing them access to locations far remote from their galaxy, but lack the means to translate the writing of the Ancients to understand how to dial this properly. Dr. Rush designs a video game used across Earth to find brilliant minds to interpret the puzzle, which Eli Wallace, a young mathematics genius, is able to solve. Although Eli is reluctant, he is brought to the ...
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2009 — 2011
Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final Cut
Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final Cut

Director: Brad Wright
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Richard Dean Anderson
Richard Dean Anderson
Amanda Tapping
Amanda Tapping
Christopher Judge
Christopher Judge
Children of the Gods is the first episode of the military science fiction television series Stargate SG-1. It was written by producers Jonathan Glassner and Brad Wright and was directed by Mario Azzopardi. The episode first aired on July 27, 1997 on Showtime. Originally presented as a television movie, the episode would later be split into two parts for repeats and syndicated viewings. A new, updated cut, titled Children of the Gods – The Final Cut was released on July 21, 2009.
Movies
Mr. Nobody
Mr. Nobody

Director: Jaco van Dormael
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Jared Leto
Jared Leto
Audrey Giacomini
Audrey Giacomini
Clare Stone
Clare Stone
In 2092, humanity has conquered mortality through the endless renewal of cells. The world watches in fascination as the 118-year-old Nemo Nobody, the last mortal on Earth, edges towards death. Curious to know of life before quasi-immortality, they interview Nemo. Dr. Feldheim, a psychiatrist, uses hypnosis to help Nemo recall some of his memories, while Nemo relates other memories to a journalist. As he is prodded, Nemo makes contradictory statements. He recounts his life at three primary points: at age 9, when his parents divorced, at age 15 when he fell in love, and at age 34 as an adult. All three unfold into their many possible outcomes. Nemo ...
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Director: Michael Bay
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Shia LaBeouf
Shia LaBeouf
Charlie Adler
Charlie Adler
Glenn Morshower
Glenn Morshower
Two years after the battle of Mission City, the Autobots and a joint task force of the U.S. military and British Armed Forces have formed the Non-biological Extraterrestrial Species Treaty (NEST), a classified international task force meant to eliminate the remaining Decepticons who are hunting the Autobots. During a fight with them in Shanghai, a Decepticon informs them of the return of the Fallen, a Prime from 17,000 B.C. Back then, the Fallen tried to destroy the star of a planet that sustained life to make a star-absorbing machine, known as a sun harvester, on Earth, but was imprisoned for it by the other six Primes. The Decepticons steal the last known piece of the AllSpark shard ...
Terminator Salvation
Terminator Salvation

Director: McG
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Christian Bale
Christian Bale
Anton Yelchin
Anton Yelchin
Bryce Dallas Howard
Bryce Dallas Howard
In 2003, Dr. Serena Kogan of Cyberdyne Systems convinces death row inmate Marcus Wright to sign over his body for medical research following his execution. Sometime later, the automated Skynet system is activated and becomes self-aware; perceiving humans as a threat to its existence, it starts a nuclear holocaust to eradicate them in the event known as “Judgment Day”. In 2018, John Connor orchestrates an attack on a Skynet base, where he discovers prisoners and schematics in a laboratory for incorporating living tissue to a new type of Terminator, which he recognizes as the T-800 model. John survives an explosion on the base, which is destroyed. Following John’s ...
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Avatar
Avatar

Director: James Cameron
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Sam Worthington
Sam Worthington
CCH Pounder
CCH Pounder
Dileep Rao
Dileep Rao
In 2154, humans have depleted Earth’s natural resources, leading to a severe energy crisis. The Resources Development Administration (RDA) mines a valuable mineral unobtanium on Pandora, a densely forested habitable moon orbiting Polyphemus, a fictional gas giant in the Alpha Centauri star system. Pandora, whose atmosphere is poisonous to humans, is inhabited by the Na’vi, a species of 10-foot tall, blue-skinned, sapient humanoids that live in harmony with nature and worship a mother goddess named Eywa. To explore Pandora’s biosphere, scientists use Na’vi-human hybrids called “avatars”, operated by genetically ...
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Star Trek
Star Trek

Director: J.J. Abrams
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Chris Pine
Chris Pine
Anton Yelchin
Anton Yelchin
Ben Cross
Ben Cross
In 2233, the Federation starship USS Kelvin is investigating a “lightning storm” in space. A Romulan ship, Narada, emerges from the storm and attacks the Kelvin. Narada’s first officer, Ayel, demands that Kelvin’s Captain Robau come aboard to negotiate a truce. Robau is questioned about the current stardate and an “Ambassador Spock”, whom he does not recognize. Narada’s commander, Nero, kills him, and resumes attacking the Kelvin. George Kirk, Kelvin’s first officer, orders the ship’s personnel, including his pregnant wife Winona, to abandon ship while he pilots the Kelvin on a collision course with Narada. Kirk sacrifices his life ...
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Wanted
Wanted

Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
James McAvoy
James McAvoy
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie
Chris Pratt
Chris Pratt
In Chicago, Wesley Gibson works at a dead-end desk job with an overbearing boss, takes medication for panic attacks, and has a live-in girlfriend who cheats on him with his co-worker and best friend, Barry. One evening, Wesley is told by a woman named Fox that his recently murdered father was an assassin, and the killer, named Cross, is now hunting him. When Cross and Fox engage in a shootout, Wesley panics and is pursued by Cross. Fox flips Wesley into her car and then executes an escape. Wesley awakens in a factory surrounded by Fox and other assassins. The group’s leader, Sloan, forces Wesley at gunpoint through the Gunsmith to shoot the wings off of several flies, which he ...
Animation
BURN·E
BURN·E

Director: Angus MacLane
Genre: Science Fiction (Animation)
Cast:
Angus MacLane
Angus MacLane
Ben Burtt
Ben Burtt
Elissa Knight
Elissa Knight
The short opens with a scene from the main film, in which WALL-E travels through space clinging to the ship carrying EVE back to the Axiom Executive Starliner. WALL-E runs his hand through the Rings of Saturn in passing, and dislodges a tiny rock, which gains enough momentum to become a meteor. It crashes into and destroys one of the running lights (known as “spires”) on the Axiom’s hull. The Autopilot (AUTO) is alerted by the ship’s computer of the needed repair, and activates a SUPPLY-R robot, who in turn activates BURN-E. He is given his welding torch and an intact spire, shuts down the broken spire, and travels via a ...
Animation
WALL·E
WALL·E

Director: Andrew Stanton
Genre: Science Fiction (Animation)
Cast:
Ben Burtt
Ben Burtt
Elissa Knight
Elissa Knight
Fred Willard
Fred Willard
In the 29th century, Earth has become a garbage-strewn wasteland due to rampant consumerism and corporate greed; seven centuries earlier, the megacorporation Buy-n-Large (BnL) evacuated humanity to space on giant starliners. Of all the trash compacting robots left by BnL to clean up, only one robot remains operational, Waste Allocation Load-Lifter: Earth-Class (WALL-E). One day, WALL-E’s routine of compressing trash and collecting interesting objects is disrupted by the arrival of an unmanned probe carrying an egg-shaped robot named Extraterrestrial Vegetation Evaluator (EVE), who has been sent to scan the planet for signs of sustainable life. WALL-E is smitten by the sleek, ...
Stargate: Continuum
Stargate: Continuum

Director: Brad Wright
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Ben Browder
Ben Browder
Amanda Tapping
Amanda Tapping
Beau Bridges
Beau Bridges
SG-1 and Jack O’Neill attend a Tok’ra extraction ceremony for Ba’al, the last of the Goa’uld System Lords. Ba’al claims, however, that he is merely the last clone and that the real Ba’al has a fail-safe plan. The real Ba’al travels back in time to 1939 Earth and massacres the crew of the Achilles, the ship carrying the Stargate to the United States; the captain lives long enough to drop the bomb Ba’al left overboard and keep the ship from being destroyed. In the present, people and objects start disappearing, including Vala Mal Doran and Teal’c. Jack is killed by the clone, but Samantha Carter, Daniel Jackson and Cameron Mitchell ...
Stargate: The Ark of Truth
Stargate: The Ark of Truth

Director: Robert C. Cooper
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Ben Browder
Ben Browder
Amanda Tapping
Amanda Tapping
Beau Bridges
Beau Bridges
While digging on Dakara, SG-1 discovers a box that they believe contains the Ark of Truth, but before they can open it, Ori soldiers arrive, led by Tomin. Daniel tricks them into opening the box, but it is revealed to be a fake. When Tomin is ordered by a Prior to kill them, he refuses, and Mitchell kills the Prior, whose powers were being blocked by the Anti-Prior device. Shocked at the death of their Prior, the Ori soldiers surrender with Tomin returning to Earth with SG-1 where he resides at the SGC for a time. Back on Earth, General Landry and Mitchell meet James Marrick, an IOA representative sent to interrogate Tomin, because the original IOA representative, Richard Woolsey, is ...
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Jumper
Jumper

Director: Doug Liman
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Hayden Christensen
Hayden Christensen
AnnaSophia Robb
AnnaSophia Robb
Diane Lane
Diane Lane
David Rice lives lavishly on stolen money acquired from using his superability to “jump” into and out of bank vaults. He is being hunted by the Paladins, a secret society of religious fanatics who are sworn to trace and kill “Jumpers” for their alleged omnipresence which they find blasphemous. Roland Cox, leader of the Paladins, learns of David’s identity from Mark, who bullied David in high school. David and his high school crush Millie go to Rome, keeping his ability a secret. When they visit the Colosseum, David meets Griffin, another Jumper before the two are confronted by two Paladins who Griffin casually kills. David is detained by Italian police ...
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Franklyn
Franklyn

Director: Gerald McMorrow
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Ryan Phillippe
Ryan Phillippe
Bernard Hill
Bernard Hill
Eva Green
Eva Green
Franklyn is a 2008 British science fantasy film written and directed by Gerald McMorrow as his debut feature. Produced by Jeremy Thomas, it stars Ryan Phillippe, Eva Green and Sam Riley. Shooting took place in London in the fourth quarter of 2007. Franklyn held its world premiere at the 52nd London Film Festival on 16 October 2008. The film was released in the United Kingdom on 27 February 2009.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Director: George Lucas
Genre: Science Fiction (Animated Series)
Cast:
Matt Lanter
Matt Lanter
Ashley Eckstein
Ashley Eckstein
Dee Bradley Baker
Dee Bradley Baker
Star Wars: The Clone Wars is set during the prequel trilogy era, in the period of three years between Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. The series focuses on the eponymous conflict between the Galactic Republic, which is supported by the Jedi Order, and the Confederacy of Independent Systems, a movement organized by the Sith Lord Count Dooku to unite numerous planetary systems seeking independence from the Republic, against it. Unbeknownst to the galaxy, Darth Sidious, Dooku’s secret master, is the one pulling the strings of both sides, as part of his master plan to eliminate the Jedi and gain enough power to create a new governing state ...
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2008 — 2020