Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974


The Cloning of Clifford Swimmer

7.2/10 IMDB

Clifford Swimmer, an angry and abusive man cruel to his wife and son, wants out if his marriage. With the help of a scientist he clones a replacement who takes over as head of the family while the real Clifford travels the world. The clone turns out to be a gentle and sensitive husband and father, a complete opposite of the original, and the wife and son come to love him. When the real Clifford comes back and finds his family happy with the clone he becomes angry and jealous and things take a deadly turn.

Starring: Peter Haskell, Sheree North, Lance Kerwin, William Bassett, Keene Curtis, Sharon Farrell, John Karlen ..
Directed by: Lela Swift
Release date: 1974-11-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Live Again, Die Again

Live Again, Die Again

5.9/10 IMDB

After being cryogenically frozen for more than 30 years, a woman wakes to find her husband an old man and her children older than she is. She also wakes to find that her daughter is crazy and wants her dead.

Starring: Cliff Potts, Walter Pidgeon, Donna Mills, Mike Farrell, Geraldine Page, Vera Miles, Lurene Tuttle, Stewart Moss, Irene Tedrow, Peter Bromilow ..
Directed by: Richard A. Colla
Release date: 1974-02-17
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Two Sisters

Two Sisters

6.0/10 IMDB

Debbie and Mary are loving sisters, and they share a special bond – when Debbie feels something, Mary feels the same thing! So when Debbie is having sex on a date, Mary is at home masturbating! The girls meet a pair of horny guys who take the two sisters to their toy store, and then teach them an exciting new game. They’re going to learn how to play doctor! For those with a refined taste in classic erotica, you’re in for one hot and sexy treat!

Starring: Ric Lutze, Bob Silvani, Suzanne Fields, Rene Bond ..
Release date: 1974-07-02


6.1/10 IMDB

A boy claims to have been possessed by an alien force. On the compilation: Coming of Age vol.6 The Robert Lambert Anthology

Starring: Mark Draisey, Steve Reader, Madeline Aitken ..
Directed by: Roger Lambert
Release date: 1974-01-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Moonchild


2.9/10 IMDB

A young artists spends the night at a mysterious inn, where he meets a group of strange, sullen people, among them the innkeeper's beautiful daughter. What he doesn't know is that he has wandered into a kind of spiritual void, and the inn's residents are engaging in a battle over his soul.

Starring: Victor Buono, John Carradine, William Challee, Janet Landgard, Pat Renella, Mark Travis, Frank Corsentino, Marie Denn ..
Directed by: Alan Gadney
Release date: 1974-05-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Death in Space

Death in Space

4.4/10 IMDB

The commander of a spaceship orbiting 250 miles above Earth disappears through the airlock and is ejected into space. Although at first it appears to have been an accident, some of the crew come to suspect that it may have actually been a murder.

Starring: George Maharis, Cameron Mitchell, Margaret O'Brien, Robert Walker, Jr., Susan Oliver, Jeremy Slate, William Bryant, Lynette Mettey, John Carter, Jason Wingreen ..
Directed by: Charles S. Dubin
Release date: 1974-06-17
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Invasion from Inner Earth

Invasion from Inner Earth

2.4/10 IMDB

A group of young pilots in a remote region of the Canadian wilderness begin to hear strange reports over their radios about planes crashing, cars stalling and a deadly plague which has gripped the planet. It becomes clear that earth is in the midst of an invasion. The group of pilots decide to barracade themselves in a cabin deep in the woods and wait for their impending doom.

Starring: Paul Bentzen, Debbi Pick, Nick Holt, Karl Wallace, Robert Arkens, Arnold Didrickson, James Steadman, David Pray, Mary O'Keefe, William Reetz ..
Directed by: Bill Rebane
Release date: 1974-10-30
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Planet Earth

Planet Earth

0.0/10 IMDB

Planet Earth is a sequel to Gene Roddenberry's Genesis II (1973) made-for-TV movie, in which a NASA scientist, Dylan Hunt, is revived from suspended animation in the post-nuclear war United States. In Planet Earth, Dylan is now a sworn member of PAX, the colony of people who revived him. Dylan and his PAX team find another colony which is ruled by women and where all men are slaves. He is captured and sold as a slave, but escapes and organizes a rebellion. Dylan once again has a profound influence in the new world that he finds himself in, in the year 2233

Starring: John Saxon, Janet Margolin, Ted Cassidy, Christopher Cary, Diana Muldaur, Sally Kemp, Johana De Winter, Claire Brennen, Corinne Camacho, Majel Barrett ..
Directed by: Marc Daniels
Release date: 1974-04-23
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Invasion: UFO

Invasion: UFO

6.2/10 IMDB

The Earth is threatened by an alien race who kidnap and kill humans and even animals and and use them for their body parts. In the year 1980 S.H.A.D.O. (Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organization), a highly secret military organization, is set up in the hope of defending the Earth from this alien threat. This organization operates from a secret location beneath the Harlington-Straker film studio in London. S.H.A.D.O. also has a base on the moon with Interceptors as well as an early warning satellite that detects inbound UFOs (called S.I.D.), and operate a fleet of submarines. General James Henderson and commander Ed Straker have a team of highly trained and well equipped females and males to battle the regularly incoming hostile UFOs.

Starring: Ed Bishop, Michael Billington, Wanda Ventham, Vladek Sheybal, David Warbeck ..
Directed by: Gerry Anderson
Release date: 1974-06-10
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1974 : Doctor Who: The Time Warrior

Doctor Who: The Time Warrior

0.0/10 IMDB

When scientists start to go missing in the 20th century, the Doctor is called in by the Brigadier to investigate. His investigations lead him to deduce that they are being kidnapped through time and he sets off in pursuit, unknowingly kidnapping journalist Sarah Jane Smith in the process. Arriving in the middle ages, the Doctor and Sarah find themselves caught up in the machinations of the robber baron Irongron and his man from the stars. The alien, a Sontaran named Linx, is arming him with modern weapons in return for helping him repair his damaged ship, and it's up to the Doctor and Sarah to stop him from ruining the Earth's timeline.

Starring: Jon Pertwee, Elisabeth Sladen ..
Directed by: Alan Bromly
Release date: 1974-01-05

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