Metacritic 100 Best Sci-Fi Films

Metacritic 100 Best Sci-Fi Films's icon

Created by NinjaLore.

Favorited 5 times, disliked 0 times, added to 4 watchlists.

The 100 best science-fiction movies, according to Business Insider, based on Metacritic's critic scores.

The list is an interesting mix of recent blockbusters, sci-fi classics, cult films, and lesser-known indie films. No one would put all of these movies on their top 100 list, but there's something new to discover for everyone.

Remove ads

Filter

  1. 1 -

    Metropolis

    1927, in 33 top lists Check
  2. 2 -

    Gravity

    2013, in 9 top lists Check
  3. 3 -

    WALL·E

    2008, in 21 top lists Check
  4. 4 -

    Threads

    1984, in 1 top list Check
  5. 5 -

    Werckmeister harmóniák

    2000 — a.k.a. Werckmeister Harmonies, in 12 top lists Check
  6. 6 -

    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    1982, in 27 top lists Check
  7. 7 -

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    1977, in 22 top lists Check
  8. 8 -

    Her

    2013, in 8 top lists Check
  9. 9 -

    Solyaris

    1972 — a.k.a. Solaris, in 26 top lists Check
  10. 10 -

    It's Such a Beautiful Day

    2012, in 7 top lists Check
  11. 11 -

    King Kong

    1933, in 27 top lists Check
  12. 12 -

    Trudno byt bogom

    2013 — a.k.a. Hard to Be a God, in 1 top list Check
  13. 13 -

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    2015, in 17 top lists Check
  14. 14 -

    Star Wars

    1977 — a.k.a. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, in 36 top lists Check
  15. 15 -

    Blade Runner

    1982, in 31 top lists Check
  16. 16 -

    Brazil

    1985, in 20 top lists Check
  17. 17 -

    Donnie Darko

    2001, in 18 top lists Check
  18. 18 -

    Black Panther

    2018, in 6 top lists Check
  19. 19 -

    Superman II

    1980, in 2 top lists Check
  20. 20 -

    Back to the Future

    1985, in 23 top lists Check
  21. 21 -

    Kaze no tani no Naushika

    1984 — a.k.a. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, in 8 top lists Check
  22. 22 -

    Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

    2017, in 3 top lists Check
  23. 23 -

    Gwoemul

    2006 — a.k.a. The Host, in 12 top lists Check
  24. 24 -

    The Iron Giant

    1999, in 9 top lists Check
  25. 25 -

    Holy Motors

    2012, in 6 top lists Check
  26. 26 -

    Children of Men

    2006, in 10 top lists Check
  27. 27 -

    Aliens

    1986, in 20 top lists Check
  28. 28 -

    Looper

    2012, in 2 top lists Check
  29. 29 -

    The Terminator

    1984, in 21 top lists Check
  30. 30 -

    Snowpiercer

    2013, in 1 top list Check
  31. 31 -

    Avatar

    2009, in 15 top lists Check
  32. 32 -

    Spider-Man 2

    2004, in 7 top lists Check
  33. 33 -

    Alien

    1979, in 27 top lists Check
  34. 34 -

    War for the Planet of the Apes

    2017, in 2 top lists Check
  35. 35 -

    Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

    1980, in 23 top lists Check
  36. 36 -

    Face/Off

    1997, in 4 top lists Check
  37. 37 -

    The Lobster

    2015, in 3 top lists Check
  38. 38 -

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    1968, in 42 top lists Check
  39. 39 -

    Star Trek

    2009, in 5 top lists Check
  40. 40 -

    A Quiet Place

    2018, in 3 top lists
    Check
  41. 41 -

    Marjorie Prime

    2017
    Check
  42. 42 -

    Isle of Dogs

    2018, in 2 top lists Check
  43. 43 -

    Blade Runner 2049

    2017, in 10 top lists Check
  44. 44 -

    Arrival

    2016, in 6 top lists Check
  45. 45 -

    The Man Who Fell to Earth

    1976, in 8 top lists Check
  46. 46 -

    Little Shop of Horrors

    1986, in 3 top lists Check
  47. 47 -

    Upstream Color

    2013, in 2 top lists Check
  48. 48 -

    Batoru rowaiaru

    2000 — a.k.a. Battle Royale, in 8 top lists Check
  49. 49 -

    The World's End

    2013, in 1 top list Check
  50. 50 -

    Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

    2015, in 7 top lists Check
Remove ads
Show all 100 movies

Last updated on Dec 14, 2018 by NinjaLore; source