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Sci-Fi Movie Page

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 36%

The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

2 91%

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

3 88%

Twelve Monkeys (12 Monkeys) (1995)

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

4 96%

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

5 0%

Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966)

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

6 45%

The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

"Even though it repeats the usual disaster movie cliches, it is better than one would expect . . ."

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

7 33%

Resident Evil (2002)

Posted May 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

8 ——

Junk: Shiryō-gari (2000)

"Entertaining and watchable - probably a consequence of lowered expectations . . ."

Posted May 24, 2004

James O'Ehley

9 77%

When Worlds Collide (1951)

"It has . . . a trailer."

Posted May 17, 2004

James O'Ehley

10 77%

When Worlds Collide (1951)

"Totally outdated by now . . ."

Posted May 17, 2004

James O'Ehley

11 23%

Van Helsing (2004)

"Silly summer blockbuster fun, but not as silly nor as fun as it could have been . . ."

Posted May 10, 2004

James O'Ehley

12 ——

Knights (1993)

"Should be banned under the Geneva Convention or something . . . "

Posted May 4, 2004

James O'Ehley

13 81%

Hellboy (2004)

"What you'd get after playing video games like Doom 3-D for twenty hours solid before declaring 'well, why the *%&! shouldn't there be a movie like this?'"

Posted Apr 6, 2004

James O'Ehley

14 33%

The Butterfly Effect (2004)

Posted Apr 1, 2004

James O'Ehley

15 75%

Dawn of the Dead (2004)

"Dawn of the Dead delivers the goods in spades."

Posted Apr 1, 2004

James O'Ehley

16 90%

Seconds (1966)

"Features some great technical credits, with rich black-and-white cinematography and deep-focus from James Wong Howe."

Posted Mar 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

17 66%

Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959)

"It is hopelessly inept and incompetent, but has a place in the canon, albeit a lowly one. It lets us know how badly things can go wrong, and how passion is not always enough."

Posted Mar 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

18 99%

Metropolis (1927)

"[A] hugely influential sci-fi classic."

Posted Mar 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

19 ——

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection - Vol. 1 (2002)

"Fans of and relative newcomers to this hilarious show should buy it if they haven't done so already."

Posted Mar 4, 2004

James O'Ehley

20 ——

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection - Vol. 2 (2003)

"While these four discs are quite funny, they're not the best MST3K episodes available . . ."

Posted Mar 4, 2004

James O'Ehley

21 60%

Crop Circles: Quest for Truth (2002)

"What is insightful is the extra footage cut probably because here we get to the dark underbelly of the whole UFOlogist thing . . ."

Posted Mar 3, 2004

James O'Ehley

22 78%

Mystery Science Theater 3000 - Manos: Hands of Fate (1998)

"IMDB users who gave Gigli a lower rating than Manos - the Hands of Fate either hasn't seem Manos or they simply aren't being honest here."

Posted Mar 3, 2004

James O'Ehley

23 ——

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection - Vol. 3 (2003)

"I have to be honest here and express a vague disappointment with this particular box set."

Posted Mar 3, 2004

James O'Ehley

24 ——

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection - Vol. 4 (2003)

"Three out of four very funny MST3K episodes makes this a must-buy set. "

Posted Mar 3, 2004

James O'Ehley

25 93%

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

"So how about the pirate Star Wars DVD, usually from Malaysia, one can find and order via the Internet, I can hear you ask."

Posted Feb 25, 2004

James O'Ehley

26 ——

Night Owl (1993)

"Disturbed Goth kids and angsty art house types (you know who you are) might be intrigued by "Nite Owl" . . . "

Posted Feb 15, 2004

James O'Ehley

27 17%

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)

"The movie insulted my intelligence many times."

Posted Feb 12, 2004

James O'Ehley

28 96%

The Verdict (1982)

Posted Feb 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

29 31%

The Relic (1997)

Posted Feb 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

30 64%

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1991)

Posted Feb 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

31 97%

Spirited Away (2001)

"Anime fetishists would probably want the feature rich two-disc set instead . . ."

Posted Feb 9, 2004

James O'Ehley

32 95%

Jason and the Argonauts (1963)

"Not even some campy fun is to be had with this film even though it has some emotive dancing by slave girls and brawny men in skirts and sandals . . ."

Posted Feb 3, 2004

James O'Ehley

33 95%

Castle in the Sky (1989)

"I especially liked the designs of giant floating flying machines that seem taken straight out of 1920s science fiction magazine illustrations . . ."

Posted Jan 27, 2004

James O'Ehley

34 ——

Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins (2000)

"Many parents out there have decided that their VCRs are ideal babysitters and I must admit that is why I bought this DVD . . ."

Posted Jan 19, 2004

James O'Ehley

35 ——

Scooby-Doo and the Cyber Chase (2001)

"A paper thin premise spread over an impossibly long running time."

Posted Jan 19, 2004

James O'Ehley

36 ——

Scooby-Doo and the Alien Invaders (2000)

"Purists may fume at the idea of Shaggy and Scooby falling in love (with a 'Sixties chick and her dog - not each other . . ."

Posted Jan 19, 2004

James O'Ehley

37 45%

Beyond Re-Animator (2003)

"Better than most straight-to-video horror fare . . ."

Posted Jan 12, 2004

James O'Ehley

38 94%

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

"Overlong, takes itself way too seriously and a case of much ado about nothing . . . "

Posted Jan 5, 2004

James O'Ehley

39 100%

Wuthering Heights (1939)

Posted Dec 22, 2003

James O'Ehley

40 33%

Touch (1997)

Posted Dec 22, 2003

James O'Ehley

41 75%

A Boy and His Dog (1975)

"If you already own this movie on video tape, I have only one thing to say for your old VHS copy: burn, baby, burn!"

Posted Dec 22, 2003

James O'Ehley

42 93%

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

"The special effects wizardry seen in Star Wars is put in aid of a pure 1930s space opera pulp story . . ."

Posted Dec 5, 2003

James O'Ehley

43 98%

Aliens (1986)

"[A] modern sci-fi classic."

Posted Dec 5, 2003

James O'Ehley

44 96%

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

"The film spends more time on its characters and unlike the previous film they aren't as busy with all kinds of swashbuckling adventures."

Posted Dec 5, 2003

James O'Ehley

45 88%

The Abyss (1989)

"Brilliant at sustaining tension and interest."

Posted Dec 5, 2003

James O'Ehley

46 96%

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

"Not even Spielberg makes them as they used to."

Posted Dec 5, 2003

James O'Ehley

47 66%

Labyrinth (1986)

Posted Dec 2, 2003

James O'Ehley

48 20%

Charly (A Heartbeat Away) (2002)

Posted Dec 2, 2003

James O'Ehley

49 ——

Eegah! (1962)

Posted Nov 27, 2003

James O'Ehley

50 83%

Big Trouble in Little China (2001)

Posted Nov 27, 2003

James O'Ehley

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