Best Science Fiction Movies of 1968


2001: A Space Odyssey

8.3/10 IMDB

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.

Starring: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Douglas Rain, Daniel Richter, Leonard Rossiter, Margaret Tyzack, Robert Beatty, Sean Sullivan, Frank Miller ..
Directed by: Stanley Kubrick
Release date: 1968-04-09

Planet of the Apes

8.0/10 IMDB

An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.

Starring: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Daly, Linda Harrison, Robert Gunner, Lou Wagner, Woodrow Parfrey, Jeff Burton ..
Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner
Release date: 1968-02-07


7.0/10 IMDB

An experiment on a simpleton turns him into a genius. When he discovers what has been done to him he struggles with whether or not what was done to his was right.

Starring: Cliff Robertson, Claire Bloom, Lilia Skala, Leon Janney, Ruth White, Dick Van Patten, Edward McNally, Barney Martin ..
Directed by: Ralph Nelson
Release date: 1968-09-23

The Power

6.0/10 IMDB

One by one members of a special project team are being killed by telekinesis - the ability to move things with the power of the mind alone. The race is on to determine which of the remaining team members is the murderer and to stop them.

Starring: George Hamilton, Aldo Ray, Suzanne Pleshette, Richard Carlson, Yvonne De Carlo, Earl Holliman, Gary Merrill, Ken Murray, Barbara Nichols, Arthur O'Connell ..
Directed by: Byron Haskin
Release date: 1968-02-21
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1968 : The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

6.8/10 IMDB

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Starring: Jack Palance, Denholm Elliott, Leo Genn, Torin Thatcher, Rex Sevenoaks, Gillie Fenwick, Elizabeth Cole, Duncan Lamont, Paul Harding, Oskar Homolka ..
Directed by: Charles Jarrott
Release date: 1968-01-07

The Green Slime

4.9/10 IMDB

A giant asteroid is heading toward Earth so some astronauts disembark from a nearby space station to blow it up. The mission is successful, and they return to the station unknowingly bringing back a gooey green substance that mutates into one-eyed tentacled monsters that feed off electricity. Soon the station is crawling with them, and people are being zapped left and right!

Starring: Robert Horton, Luciana Paluzzi, Richard Jaeckel, Bud Widom, Ted Gunther, David Yorston, Robert Dunham, Gary Randolf, Jack Morrisey, Eugene Vince ..
Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku, Katsuhiko Taguchi
Release date: 1968-12-19

Fantabulous Inc.

5.9/10 IMDB

An ordinary man is snatched off the streets and turned into a man with incredible powers by an insidious company hell bent on world domination.

Starring: Richard Harrison, Adolfo Celi, Judi West, Gustavo D'Arpe, Fabienne Fabre, Nino Fuscagni, Enzo Fiermonte, Gislaine Barbot, Anita Cortinovis ..
Directed by: Sergio Spina
Release date: 1968-09-28
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1968 : The Bamboo Saucer

The Bamboo Saucer

5.5/10 IMDB

A flying saucer hidden in a Red Chinese peasant village is sought by teams from the United States and U.S.S.R. On finding it, they band together to explore the saucer and take a trip into space.

Starring: Dan Duryea, John Ericson, Lois Nettleton, Bob Hastings, Vincent Beck, Bernard Fox, Robert Dane, Rico Cattani, James Hong, Bartlett Robinson ..
Directed by: Frank Telford
Release date: 1968-01-01

The Blood of Fu Manchu

4.6/10 IMDB

Fu Manchu inoculates ten women with poison, to kill ten world leaders.

Starring: Christopher Lee, Richard Greene, Howard Marion-Crawford, Götz George, Maria Rohm, Ricardo Palacios, Loni von Friedl, Frances Khan, Tsai Chin ..
Directed by: Jesús Franco
Release date: 1968-08-23
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1968 : Hammerhead


5.1/10 IMDB

An American agent has tracked down the stronghold of an evil criminal mastermind, determined to take over the world (what, another one ?).

Starring: Vince Edwards, Judy Geeson, Peter Vaughan, Diana Dors, Michael Bates, Beverly Adams, Patrick Cargill, Patrick Holt, William Mervyn, Douglas Wilmer ..
Directed by: David Miller
Release date: 1968-09-11

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