Special Report

100 Best Sci-Fi Movies of All Time

Source: Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

30. The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
> Director: Robert Wise
> Starring: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe
> Domestic box office: N/A

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

29. Iron Man (2008)
> Director: Jon Favreau
> Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard
> Domestic box office: $318.41 million

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

28. Seconds (1966)
> Director: John Frankenheimer
> Starring: Rock Hudson, Frank Campanella, John Randolph
> Domestic box office: N/A

Source: Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

27. The Martian (2015)
> Director: Ridley Scott
> Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig
> Domestic box office: $228.43 million

Source: Courtesy of NBC Universal

26. The Invisible Man (1933)
> Director: James Whale
> Starring: Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan
> Domestic box office: N/A

 

25. The Terminator (1984)
> Director: James Cameron
> Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn
> Domestic box office: $38.40 million

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

24. Star Trek (2009)
> Director: J.J. Abrams
> Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg
> Domestic box office: $257.73 million

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Pictures

23. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
> Director: Steven Spielberg
> Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut, Teri Garr
> Domestic box office: $132.09 million

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

22. Arrival (2016)
> Director: Denis Villeneuve
> Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker
> Domestic box office: $100.55 million

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

21. Frankenstein (1931)
> Director: James Whale
> Starring: Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, Boris Karloff
> Domestic box office: $12.00 million