What are some of the best SciFi movies involving aliens?

As someone said on the SciFi telly season the other day, referring to H G Wells story, "War of the Worlds" which was amongst the first to propose aliens, the question "Why" is never answered, except in such general terms as to be utterly meaningless. And they

What are some old scifi movies which are worth watching?

1) Metropolis (1927, dir. Fritz Lang)This film is one of the most formative works of science fiction of all time, and its imagery remains potent nearly 80 years later. And now that there's a fully restored version finally hitting cinemas - for the first time

What are some underrated SciFi movies?

In no particular order,Moon - The film is about a man who experiences a personal crisis as he nears the end of a three-year solitary stint mining helium-3 on the far side of the Earth's moon.Primer - Four engineers-Aaron (Shane Carruth), Abe (David Sullivan), Robert, and Phillip-who work for a large corporation during

What are some crazy Star Wars facts?

I'm going to prefix this by saying some of these facts may no longer be canon in the current franchise.Hutts like Jabba from Return of the Jedi live for hundreds of years and can chose what gender (and thus reproductive organs) they want to be.Droids are frequently memory wiped so that they do not develop quirks in

Which is better, Star Wars or Star Trek?

Star Wars is a story about good and evil based on eastern philosophy. To find out at the end of Return of the Jedi that there is some good in Darth Vader and that there is some evil in Luke Skywalker was a really powerful theme for me when