Best Science Fiction Movies of 1964


The Last Man on Earth

6.9/10 IMDB

When a disease turns all of humanity into the living dead, the last man on earth becomes a reluctant vampire hunter.

Starring: Vincent Price, Franca Bettoia, Emma Danieli, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho, Christi Courtland, Antonio Corevi, Ettore Ribotta, Carolyn De Fonseca, Giuseppe Mattei ..
Directed by: Sidney Salkow, Ubaldo Ragona
Release date: 1964-03-08

First Men in the Moon

6.6/10 IMDB

Based on the HG Wells story. The world is delighted when a space craft containing a crew made up of the world's astronauts lands on the moon, they think for the first time. But the delight turns to shock when the astronauts discover an old British flag and a document declaring that the moon is taken for Queen Victoria proving that the astronauts were not the first men on the moon.

Starring: Edward Judd, Martha Hyer, Lionel Jeffries, Miles Malleson, Norman Bird, Gladys Henson, Hugh McDermott, Betty McDowall, Erik Chitty, Douglas Ives ..
Directed by: Nathan H. Juran
Release date: 1964-07-01

The Incredible Mr. Limpet

6.6/10 IMDB

Milquetoast Henry Limpet experiences his fondest wish and is transformed into a fish. As a talking fish he assists the US Navy in hunting German submarines during World War II.

Starring: Don Knotts, Carole Cook, Jack Weston, Andrew Duggan, Larry Keating, Oscar Beregi Jr., Charles Meredith, Elizabeth MacRae, Paul Frees ..
Directed by: Arthur Lubin
Release date: 1964-03-28

Robinson Crusoe on Mars

6.5/10 IMDB

Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet.

Starring: Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin, Adam West, The Woolley Monkey, The Woolly Monkey ..
Directed by: Byron Haskin
Release date: 1964-06-01

Children of the Damned

6.2/10 IMDB

Six children are found spread through out the world that not only have enormous intelligence, but identical intelligence and have a strange bond to each other.

Starring: Ian Hendry, Alan Badel, Barbara Ferris, Alfred Burke, Sheila Allen, Ralph Michael, Patrick Wymark, Martin Miller, Clive Powell, Yoke-Moon Lee ..
Directed by: Anton Leader
Release date: 1964-01-10

The Evil of Frankenstein

6.1/10 IMDB

Once hounded from his castle by outraged villagers for creating a monstrous living being, Baron Frankenstein returns to Karlstaad. High in the mountains they stumble on the body of the creature, perfectly preserved in the ice. He is brought back to life with the help of the hypnotist Zoltan who now controls the creature. Can Frankenstein break Zoltan's hypnotic spell that incites the monster to commit these horrific murders or will Zoltan induce the creature to destroy its creator?

Starring: Peter Cushing, Peter Woodthorpe, Duncan Lamont, Sandor El├Ęs, Katy Wild, David Hutcheson, James Maxwell, Howard Goorney, Kiwi Kingston, Caron Gardner ..
Directed by: Freddie Francis
Release date: 1964-04-08
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1964 : Goodbye Charlie

Goodbye Charlie

6.3/10 IMDB

Shot by a jealous husband, Charley falls out a porthole and is lost at sea only to find himself returned as an attractive blond woman. His best friend is staying at his house as he puts Charlie's affairs in order and after being convinced, finds himself an unwilling helper in Charlie's new plan to marry into money

Starring: Tony Curtis, Debbie Reynolds, Pat Boone, Joanna Barnes, Ellen Burstyn, Laura Devon, Martin Gabel, Roger C. Carmel, Harry Madden, Myrna Hansen ..
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
Release date: 1964-11-18

The Earth Dies Screaming

5.9/10 IMDB

A crack space pilot returns to earth to find the planet has been devastated by some unknown forces. There are a few survivors, so he organizes them in a plan to ward off control by a group of killer robots.

Starring: Willard Parker, Virginia Field, Dennis Price, Thorley Walters, Vanda Godsell, David Spenser, Anna Palk ..
Directed by: Terence Fisher
Release date: 1964-10-14
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1964 : The Misadventures of Merlin Jones

The Misadventures of Merlin Jones

6.4/10 IMDB

Merlin Jones, a precocious and intelligent high-school boy, experiments with hypnosis and creates a mind-reading machine. However, his experiments land him in deep trouble with the law.

Starring: Tommy Kirk, Annette Funicello, Leon Ames, Stuart Erwin, Alan Hewitt, Connie Gilchrist, Norman Grabowski ..
Directed by: Robert Stevenson
Release date: 1964-03-25


5.7/10 IMDB

A group of scientists investigate a series of coloured lights in the sky and the subsequent disappearance of people, animals and objects from the fictional American town of Freeport, Arizona.

Starring: Robert Robyn, Beth Weber, Lucky Lohr, Margaret Peyou ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1964-03-24

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