Special Report

The Best Sci-Fi Movie the Year You Were Born

Source: Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox

1970: Beneath the Planet of the Apes
> IMDb score: 6.1 — #420 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 38% — #517 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: $97.1 million — #173 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Starring: James Franciscus, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, Linda Harrison

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Pictures

1969: Marooned
> IMDb score: 5.9 — #498 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 46% — #404 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: $27.7 million — #351 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Starring: Gregory Peck, Richard Crenna, David Janssen, James Franciscus

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

1968: 2001: A Space Odyssey
> IMDb score: 8.3 — #10 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 89% — #29 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: $407.6 million — #29 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Starring: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

1967: The President’s Analyst
> IMDb score: 6.9 — #164 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 78% — #105 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Starring: James Coburn, Godfrey Cambridge, Severn Darden, Joan Delaney

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

1966: Seconds
> IMDb score: 7.7 — #47 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 87% — #38 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Starring: Rock Hudson, Frank Campanella, John Randolph, Frances Reid

Source: Courtesy of Maron Films

1965: Invasion of Astro-Monster
> IMDb score: 6.4 — #296 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 63% — #245 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Starring: Nick Adams, Akira Takarada, Jun Tazaki, Akira Kubo

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

1964: Robinson Crusoe on Mars
> IMDb score: 6.5 — #266 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 62% — #255 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Starring: Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin, Adam West, The Woolly Monkey

Source: Courtesy of American International Pictures

1963: X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes
> IMDb score: 6.7 — #207 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 66% — #215 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Starring: Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone, John Hoyt

Source: Courtesy of American International Pictures

1962: Panic in Year Zero!
> IMDb score: 6.7 — #207 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 62% — #255 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Starring: Ray Milland, Jean Hagen, Frankie Avalon, Mary Mitchel

Source: Courtesy of Buena Vista Distribution Company

1961: The Absent Minded Professor
> IMDb score: 6.8 — #185 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Tomatometer score: 62% — #255 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Domestic box office: $276.6 million — #54 highest out of 1,183 movies
> Starring: Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk