science fiction

Nightflyers – TV series, 2018

“Nightflyers is a haunted house story on a starship. It’s Psycho in space.” Nightflyers is 2018 American science fiction horror television series, co-produced by the Syfy channel, based on the novella of the same name and the series of short stories by George R.R. Martin…. Read More ›

Pulse – USA, 1988

‘It traps you in your house… then pulls the plug’ Pulse is a 1988 science-fiction horror film written and directed by Paul Golding. It should not be confused with the Japanese ghost movie Pulse (2001) or the US remake of the same title (2006)…. Read More ›

Sssssss – USA, 1973

‘Once this motion picture sinks its fangs into you, you’ll never be the same.’  Sssssss – aka Sssssnake – is a 1973 American science fiction horror film directed by Bernard L. Kowalski (Attack of the Giant Leeches; Night of the Blood Beast) from a screenplay by Hal Dresner… Read More ›

Life – USA, 2017

‘We were better off alone’ Life is a 2017 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Daniel Espinosa from a screenplay by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick (Zombieland and sequel). The film stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson and Ryan Reynolds. A… Read More ›

Matango – Japan, 1963

Matango (マタンゴ) – also known as Matango, Fungus of Terror and Attack of the Mushroom People – is a 1963 Japanese tokusatsu movie. It was directed by Ishirō Honda (The Human Vapour; The H-Man; Godzilla) from a screenplay by Takeshi Kimura, based on the story “The Voice in the Night” by William Hope… Read More ›

Colossal – Canada, 2016

‘There’s a monster in all of us’ Colossal is a 2017 Spanish-Canadian psychological science fiction monster movie written and directed by Nacho Vigalondo (V/H/S Viral; Open Windows; The ABCs of Death). It stars Anne Hathaway, Dan Stevens and Jason Sudeikis. After Gloria (Anne… Read More ›

Spectral – USA, 2016

Spectral is a 2016 action science-fiction horror film directed by Nic Mathieu, making his feature debut, from a screenplay by Ian Fried, John Gatins (Kong: Skull Island storyline), Jamie Moss (Ghost in the Shell), and George Nolfi for Legendary Pictures. Netflix released… Read More ›

Worm – USA, 2013

‘Chase your dreams’ Worm is a 2013 American science fiction horror film directed by Doug Mallette and produced by Untrademarked Productions. It stars John Ferguson, Jes Mercer, and Shane O’Brien. It should not be confused with Worm, also made in 2013,… Read More ›

Mind Ripper – USA, 1995

‘Live in horror die in fear’ Mind Ripper is a 1995 American horror film directed by Joe Gayton from a screenplay by Jonathan Craven and Phil Mittleman. Although originally conceived as a possible sequel to the original The Hills Have Eyes (1977) and The Hills… Read More ›

Antidote aka Alone – USA, 2013

‘The cure is the curse’ Antidote – aka Alone – is a 2013 American science fiction horror film written, produced and directed by Craig DiFolco and Pete DiFolco. It stars Kate Flanagan, Michael Izquierdo, Matthew Rauch and Kathleen Wise. In a plague-ridden, post-apocalyptic world… Read More ›

The Unseen – Canada, 2016

 ‘Invisible Man. Visible curse.’ The Unseen is a 2016 Canadian science fiction horror feature film written and directed by Geoff Redknap. It stars Aden Young, Camille Sullivan and Julia Sarah Stone. Bob Longmore (Aden Young), is a man who abruptly left his… Read More ›

Mutiny in Outer Space – USA, 1965

‘Astounding adventure from the center of the moon’ Mutiny in Outer Space is a 1965 science fiction film directed by Hugo Grimaldi (The Human Duplicators) and [uncredited] Arthur C. Pierce (The Cosmic Man; Women of the Prehistoric Planet). It was executive produced and… Read More ›

Viral – USA, 2016

‘Fear what’s inside’ Viral is a 2016 American found footage science fiction horror film directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost (Nerve, Paranormal Activity 3 and 4) from a screenplay by Christopher Landon and Barbara Marshall. It is an IM Global and Blumhouse International/Busted Shark production, from producers… Read More ›

The Devil Commands – USA, 1941

‘Karloff turns killer in a horror-crammed thriller!’ The Devil Commands is a 1941 American horror film directed by Edward Dmytryk (Captive Wild Woman; Bluebeard) from a screenplay by Robert Hardy Andrews and Milton Gunzburg, based on William Sloane’s novel The Edge of… Read More ›

The Killer Eye – USA, 1998

‘Terror vision…’ The Killer Eye is a 1998 American science fiction comedy horror film directed by David DeCoteau (Creepozoids; Ancient Evil: Scream of the Mummy; Evil Exhumed) using the pseudonym Richard Chasen. The screenplay was by Neal Marshall Stevens [as Benjamin Carr] (Thir13en… Read More ›

Invasion – UK, 1966

  Invasion is a 1966 low-budget British science fiction alien invasion film, directed by Alan Bridges for producer Jack Greenwood of Merton Park Studios. The film was written by Roger Marshall from a storyline by Robert Holmes. Holmes later re-used elements… Read More ›

The Arrival – USA, 1996

The Arrival is a 1996 science fiction feature film written and directed by David Twohy (Pitch Black; Below; The Chronicles of Riddick; Riddick). Despite praise from critics and audiences alike, the film only grossed $14 million in the domestic market against a budget… Read More ›

Alien: Covenant – USA, 2017

‘Run. Hide. Pray’ Alien: Covenant is a 2017 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Ridley Scott (Alien; Blade Runner; Hannibal) from a screenplay by Jack Paglen (Transcendence), Michael Green (Green Lantern). The film’s soundtrack score was composed by Jed… Read More ›

Biohazard – USA, 1985

‘Science gone very, very bad’ Biohazard is a 1984 American science fiction horror film produced, written and directed by Fred Olen Ray (Scalps; Evil Toons; Super Shark), with additional dialogue by T.L. Lankford and Miriam L. Preissel. The film stars Aldo Ray (Bog; Don’t Go Near the… Read More ›

The Signal – USA, 2007

The Signal is an American horror film written and directed by independent filmmakers David Bruckner, Dan Bush and Jacob Gentry, each directing a segment of the film. It stars Anessa Ramsey, Justin Welborn, and Scott Poythress. The Signal was created by filmmakers… Read More ›

Area 51 – USA, 2015

Area 51 is a 2014 American science-fiction horror film, written and directed by Oren Peli, the director of Paranormal Activity (2007) and starring Benjamin Rovner, Reid Warner and Darrin Bragg. Plot teaser| Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area… Read More ›

The Super Inframan aka Infra-Man – Hong Kong, 1975

The Super Inframan – 中国超人; 中國超人; ZhōngGuóChāoRén, translated literally as “Chinese Superman” – is a 1975 Hong Kong science fiction monster film produced by Shaw Brothers. Inspired by the huge success of the Japanese tokusatsu shows Ultraman and Kamen Rider, this film features the same type of “henshin”, monster/robot… Read More ›