Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993


Jurassic Park

8.2/10 IMDB

A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. However, the park is anything but amusing as the security systems go off-line and the dinosaurs escape.

Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough, Bob Peck, Martin Ferrero, BD Wong, Joseph Mazzello, Ariana Richards, Samuel L. Jackson ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1993-06-11

Demolition Man

6.7/10 IMDB

Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, escapes during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, who had also been cryogenically frozen after being wrongfully accused of killing 30 innocent people while apprehending Phoenix.

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne, Benjamin Bratt, Denis Leary, Bob Gunton, Glenn Shadix, Pat Skipper, Steve Kahan ..
Directed by: Marco Brambilla
Release date: 1993-10-08

Fire in the Sky

6.5/10 IMDB

A group of men who were clearing brush for the government arrive back in town, claiming that their friend was abducted by aliens. Nobody believes them, and despite a lack of motive and no evidence of foul play, their friends' disappearance is treated as murder.

Starring: D.B. Sweeney, Robert Patrick, Craig Sheffer, Peter Berg, Henry Thomas, Bradley Gregg, Noble Willingham, Kathleen Wilhoite, James Garner, Georgia Emelin ..
Directed by: Rob Lieberman
Release date: 1993-03-12

Return of the Living Dead III

5.9/10 IMDB

Having recently witnessed the horrific results of a top secret project to bring the dead back to life, a distraught teenager performs the operation on his girlfriend after she's killed in a motorcycle accident.

Starring: Melinda Clarke, J. Trevor Edmond, Kent McCord, Sarah Douglas, James T. Callahan, Basil Wallace, Mike Moroff, Julian Scott Urena, Pía Reyes, Sal Lopez ..
Directed by: Brian Yuzna
Release date: 1993-10-01

Body Bags

6.2/10 IMDB

Three tales, each more terrifying than the last… a woman who is stalked by a crazed serial killer... a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair… and a vision of life — seen through the eyes of a killer!

Starring: John Carpenter, Robert Carradine, Alex Datcher, David Naughton, Stacy Keach, David Warner, Sheena Easton, Mark Hamill, Twiggy, John Agar ..
Directed by: Tobe Hooper, Larry Sulkis, John Carpenter
Release date: 1993-08-08

Body Snatchers

6.0/10 IMDB

When Environmental Protection Agency inspector Steve Malone travels to a remote military base in order to check for toxic materials, he brings his family along for the ride. After arriving at the base, his teenage daughter Marti befriends Jean Platt, daughter of the base's commander, General Platt. When people at the base begin acting strangely, Marti becomes convinced that they are slowly being replaced by plant-like aliens.

Starring: Gabrielle Anwar, Terry Kinney, Billy Wirth, Christine Elise, Forest Whitaker, Kathleen Doyle, Reilly Murphy, G. Elvis Phillips, Meg Tilly, R. Lee Ermey ..
Directed by: Abel Ferrara
Release date: 1993-06-09

We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story

6.0/10 IMDB

Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the "Middle Future" in order to grant the wishes of children in New York City. They are to meet Dr. Bleeb of the Museum of Natural History, but get sidetracked with their new children friends and run into the Captain's evil brother, Professor Screweyes.

Starring: John Goodman, Jay Leno, Walter Cronkite, Blaze Berdahl, Rhea Perlman, René Le Vant, Felicity Kendal, Charles Fleischer, Larry King, Julia Child ..
Directed by: Phil Nibbelink, Simon Wells, Dick Zondag, Ralph Zondag
Release date: 1993-11-24
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : 12:01


6.8/10 IMDB

Office employee Barry Thomas is caught in a "time bounce" caused by a glitch in the company's secret project. Now the same day occurs again and again - and Barry's the only one who can do anything about it, including saving the life of beautiful research assistant Lisa Fredericks.

Starring: Jonathan Silverman, Helen Slater, Martin Landau, Nicolas Surovy, Robin Bartlett, Jeremy Piven, Constance Marie, Glenn Morshower, Paxton Whitehead, Cheryl Anderson ..
Directed by: Jack Sholder
Release date: 1993-07-05
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Babylon 5: The Gathering

Babylon 5: The Gathering

6.5/10 IMDB

The first installment of this Emmy award-winning series. A movie based at Babylon 5: a new space station built by Humans. The Vorlon ambassador, Kosh, has been poisoned. It is the new commanding officer's, Jeffrey Sinclair, responsibility to find the culprit. Otherwise the space station will fail in its role to bring all the races together.

Starring: Michael O’Hare, Tamlyn Tomita, Jerry Doyle, Mira Furlan, Peter Jurasik, Andreas Katsulas, Blaire Baron, John Fleck, Patricia Tallman, Steven R. Barnett ..
Directed by: Richard Compton
Release date: 1993-12-12


5.4/10 IMDB

A pair of aliens arrive on Earth to prepare for invasion, but crash instead. With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from France.

Starring: Robert Knott, Dan Aykroyd, Jane Curtin, Sinbad, Phil Hartman, Adam Sandler, Chris Farley, Eddie Griffin, Michael Richards, David Spade ..
Directed by: Steve Barron
Release date: 1993-07-23


6.3/10 IMDB

A vain actor, his best friend, and an activist end up at a mutant freak farm run by a weirdo scientist.

Starring: Brooke Shields, William Sadler, Alex Winter, Randy Quaid, Michael Stoyanov, Megan Ward, Mr. T, Alex Zuckerman, Ray Baker, Morgan Fairchild ..
Directed by: Alex Winter, Tom Stern
Release date: 1993-09-11
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : The Thief and the Cobbler

The Thief and the Cobbler

7.1/10 IMDB

It is written among the limitless constellations of the celestial heavens, and in the depths of the emerald seas, and upon every grain of sand in the vast deserts, that the world which we see is an outward and visible dream, of an inward and invisible reality ... Once upon a time there was a golden city. In the center of the golden city, atop the tallest minaret, were three golden balls. The ancients had prophesied that if the three golden balls were ever taken away, harmony would yield to discord, and the city would fall to destruction and death. But... the mystics had also foretold that the city might be saved by the simplest soul with the smallest and simplest of things. In the city there dwelt a lowly shoemaker, who was known as Tack the Cobbler. Also in the city... existed a Thief, who shall be... nameless.

Starring: Vincent Price, Sean Connery, Matthew Broderick, Jennifer Beals, Anthony Quayle, Joan Sims, Paul Matthews, Donald Pleasence, Jonathan Winters, Hilary Pritchard ..
Directed by: Richard Williams
Release date: 1993-09-23
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.

8.3/10 IMDB

A tough-as-rawhide cowpoke, debonair ladies' man and Harvard-educated smarty-britches roams from Frisco to Jalisco in pursuit of outlaws who killed his father...and in search of a mysterious orb possessing out-of-this world powers. Hot lead and cool anachronisms await Brisco as he and his sidekicks - including Comet, the intellectual equine who doesn't know he's a horse - fight for justice in the way, way, way-out West.

Starring: Bruce Campbell, Julius Carry, Christian Clemenson, Billy Drago, John Astin, Kelly Rutherford, John Pyper-Ferguson, M.C. Gainey, Robert Picardo ..
Directed by: Bryan Spicer
Release date: 1993-08-27

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III

4.8/10 IMDB

The four turtles travel back in time to the days of the legendary and deadly samurai in ancient Japan, where they train to perfect the art of becoming one. The turtles also assist a small village in an uprising.

Starring: Paige Turco, Stuart Wilson, Sab Shimono, Vivian Wu, Mark Caso, Corey Feldman, Matt Hill, Jim Raposa, David Fraser, Elias Koteas ..
Directed by: Stuart Gillard
Release date: 1993-03-17
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb

The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb

7.3/10 IMDB

A boy born the size of a small doll is kidnapped by a genetic lab and must find a way back to his father in this inventive adventure filmed using stop motion animation techniques.

Starring: Nick Upton, Deborah Collard, Frank Passingham ..
Directed by: Dave Borthwick
Release date: 1993-12-10

RoboCop 3

4.1/10 IMDB

The mega corporation Omni Consumer Products is still bent on creating their pet project, Delta City, to replace the rotting city of Detroit. Unfortunately, the inhabitants of the area have no intention of abandoning their homes simply for desires of the company. To this end, OCP have decided to force them to leave by employing a ruthless mercenary army to attack and harass them. An underground resistance begins and in this fight, Robocop must decide where his loyalties lie.

Starring: Robert John Burke, Nancy Allen, Mario Machado, Jodi Long, John Posey, Mako, Rip Torn, Bruce Locke, John Castle, Edith Ivey ..
Directed by: Fred Dekker
Release date: 1993-11-05

Warlock: The Armageddon

5.4/10 IMDB

Every six hundred years, a great evil has the opportunity to escape and unleash Armageddon. A group of five stones has the power to either free the evil, or banish it for another six hundred years. An order of Druids battles with a Warlock determined to unleash his father upon the world.

Starring: Julian Sands, Chris Young, Paula Marshall, Joanna Pacula, Steve Kahan, R. G. Armstrong, Charles Hallahan, Bruce Glover, Craig Hurley, Dawn Ann Billings ..
Directed by: Anthony Hickox
Release date: 1993-05-01

The Meteor Man

5.2/10 IMDB

One night Jefferson Reed gets hit in the chest by a souped-up chunk of meteor. So he can fly, but he's scared of heights. He can master the information in any book ... for about thirty seconds. Now his friends and family want him to protect their community from the dreaded Golden Lords.

Starring: Robert Townsend, Marla Gibbs, Eddie Griffin, Robert Guillaume, James Earl Jones, Roy Fegan, Don Cheadle, Sinbad, Frank Gorshin, Big Daddy Kane ..
Directed by: Robert Townsend
Release date: 1993-08-06

Super Mario Bros.

4.1/10 IMDB

Mario and Luigi, plumbers from Brooklyn, find themselves in an alternate universe where evolved dinosaurs live in hi-tech squalor. They're the only hope to save our universe from invasion by the dino dictator, Koopa.

Starring: Bob Hoskins, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Samantha Mathis, Fisher Stevens, Richard Edson, Fiona Shaw, Mojo Nixon, Lance Henriksen, Dan Castellaneta ..
Directed by: Annabel Jankel, Rocky Morton
Release date: 1993-05-28


5.5/10 IMDB

Teens camping in a northern California retreat are terrorized by mutant insects created by evil, polluting pot farmers.

Starring: Rosalind Allen, Ami Dolenz, Seth Green, Peter Scolari, Clint Howard, Virginya Keehne, Alfonso Ribeiro, Rance Howard, Ray Oriel, Michael Medeiros ..
Directed by: Tony Randel
Release date: 1993-10-12
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman

7.9/10 IMDB

After Clark gets a job at the Daily Planet, he joins Lois in investigating space shuttle sabotage, which he must thwart as Superman.

Starring: Dean Cain, Teri Hatcher, Lane Smith, Michael Landes, John Shea, Elizabeth Barondes, K Callan, Eddie Jones, Kenneth Tigar ..
Directed by: Robert Butler
Release date: 1993-09-12
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : 30 Years in the TARDIS

30 Years in the TARDIS

7.8/10 IMDB

A documentary celebrating the 30th anniversary of Doctor Who, featuring new interviews, rare archive footage and recently discovered material.

Starring: Nicholas Courtney, Barry Letts, Terrance Dicks, Philip Hinchcliffe, Colin Baker, Verity Lambert, Carole Ann Ford, Deborah Watling, Frazer Hines, Jon Pertwee ..
Directed by: Kevin Davies
Release date: 1993-11-29
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Time Machine: The Journey Back

Time Machine: The Journey Back

7.7/10 IMDB

Documentary/Sequel to 1960 adaptation of "The Time Machine"

Starring: Rod Taylor, Alan Young, Whit Bissell, Wah Chang, Gene Warren, Bob Burns, Michael J. Fox ..
Directed by: Clyde Lucas
Release date: 1993-08-25

Wilder Napalm

5.5/10 IMDB

Wilder and Wallace are brothers and pyrokinetics. Ever since childhood they've been able to start fires with their minds but following a tragedy in which they accidentally killed a man, the brothers have grown up very differently. Wilder has become a regular 9-5 workaday joe but Wallace performs his feats with a traveling circus. When the circus comes to Wilder's home town Wallace starts coming on strong to Wilder's wife, Vida who, ironically, is a slight pyromaniac.

Starring: Debra Winger, Dennis Quaid, Arliss Howard, Jim Varney, M. Emmet Walsh, Robert Peters ..
Directed by: Glenn Gordon Caron
Release date: 1993-08-20
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Sherlock Holmes Returns

Sherlock Holmes Returns

6.2/10 IMDB

Sherlock Holmes is awakened in modern times with a tale that he had invented a method of suspended animation that he had utilized on himself. Awakened by an earthquake, he is helped by Amy Winslow, who lives at 1994 Baker Street in San Francisco. There he is joined by a new group of Baker Street Irregulars led by Zapper. His battles lead him to the evil Moriarty clan led by James Moriarty Booth.

Starring: Anthony Higgins, Debrah Farentino, Mark Adair-Rios, Ken Pogue, Kerry Sandomirsky ..
Directed by: Kenneth Johnson
Release date: 1993-09-12


7.0/10 IMDB

On a photo shoot in Ghana, an American model slips back in time, becomes enslaved on a plantation and bears witness to the agony of her ancestral past.

Starring: Kofi Ghanaba, Oyafunmike Ogunlano, Alexandra Duah, Nick Medley, Mutabaruka, Afemo Omilami, Reginald Carter, Mzuri, Jimmy Lee Savage, Hasinatu Camara ..
Directed by: Haile Gerima
Release date: 1993-05-28

Man's Best Friend

5.2/10 IMDB

A dog turns from man's best friend into man's worst nightmare as he attacks everything that moves.

Starring: Ally Sheedy, Lance Henriksen, Robert Costanzo, Fredric Lehne, John Cassini, J.D. Daniels, William Sanderson, Trula M. Marcus, Robin Frates, Rick Barker ..
Directed by: John Lafia
Release date: 1993-11-19
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : The Stranger: In Memory Alone

The Stranger: In Memory Alone

6.7/10 IMDB

Something has traveled across space and arrived at a deserted railway station. A train arrives with a single passenger, a woman waits on the platform. Why is the station patrolled by sinister robotic Drudgers?

Starring: Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant, Nicholas Briggs ..
Directed by: Bill Baggs
Release date: 1993-01-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Lifepod


5.5/10 IMDB

Lifepod cronicles the trip of eight passengers after the ship they were traveling on blew up on Christmas Eve. Immediately people start dying. The passengers begin to investigate why the ship blew up and how it relates to them

Starring: Robert Loggia, Jessica Tuck, Ron Silver, Ed Gale, Stan Shaw, Adam Storke, Kelli Williams, CCH Pounder, Lisa Waltz, Cork Hubbert ..
Directed by: Ron Silver
Release date: 1993-06-28

Full Eclipse

5.4/10 IMDB

The LA police department have a special team of officers with a talent for reducing big-time crime. The team leader has an excellent track record for crime reduction in other big cities, but his methods are unconventional, and so is he - he's a werewolf.

Starring: Mario Van Peebles, Patsy Kensit, Bruce Payne, Tony Denison, Jason Beghe, Paula Marshall, John Verea, Dean Norris, Willie C. Carpenter, Victoria Rowell ..
Directed by: Anthony Hickox
Release date: 1993-11-27

The Tommyknockers

5.4/10 IMDB

The small town of Haven becomes a hot-bed of inventions all run by a strange green power device. The whole town is digging something up in the woods, and only an alcoholic poet can discover the secret of the Tommyknocker

Release date: 1993-05-09


5.0/10 IMDB

When a substantial portion of the nation's populace falls victim to a deadly plague, the tyrannical government quarantines them in camps, offering no alternative except death. But a gutsy rebel named Torch sets out to help the afflicted by leading an underground effort to spirit the victims to humane sanctuary.

Starring: Moira Kelly, Cuba Gooding Jr., Martha Plimpton, Omar Epps, Alice Drummond, David Eigenberg, John Cameron Mitchell, Deirdre O'Connell, Willie Garson, Mark Boone Junior ..
Directed by: Stephen Tolkin
Release date: 1993-05-08

Metamorphosis : The Alien Factor

5.0/10 IMDB

A virus from outer space transforms a bio-researcher into a blood thirsty monster. But chief, Dr.Vialini doesn't like the cops and public to be involved in this secret experiment. But he becomes lunch very soon.

Starring: Allen Lewis Rickman, Matt Kulis, Patrick Barnes, Tara Leigh, Dianna Flaherty, Katherine Romaine, John Marcus Powell, Tony Gigante, Greg Sullivan, George Gerard ..
Directed by: Glenn Takakjian
Release date: 1993-12-15

Philadelphia Experiment II

4.5/10 IMDB

It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, to a changed world. Germany won World War II and the United States is now about to mark 50 years as a Nazi conquest.

Starring: Brad Johnson, Marjean Holden, John Christian Graas, Gerrit Graham, Al Pugliese, Cyril O'Reilly, Geoffrey Blake, Lisa Robins, David Wells, Larry Cedar ..
Directed by: Stephen Cornwell
Release date: 1993-11-12

Ghost in the Machine

4.6/10 IMDB

After a freak, fatal accident, the soul Karl—aka The Address Book Killer—ends up trapped in the electrical grid. He targets Terry and her son for his next victims, turning home technology against them as deadly weapons.

Starring: Karen Allen, Chris Mulkey, Wil Horneff, Jessica Walter, Shevonne Durkin, Ted Marcoux, Brandon Quintin Adams, Rick Ducommun, Nancy Fish, Jack Laufer ..
Directed by: Rachel Talalay
Release date: 1993-12-20

Cyborg 2

3.9/10 IMDB

In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype cyborg developed for corporate espionage and assassination. She is filled with a liquid explosive called Glass Shadow. Pinwheel plans to eliminate the entire Kobayashi board of directors by using Casella

Starring: Elias Koteas, Angelina Jolie, Jack Palance, Billy Drago, Karen Sheperd, Allen Garfield, Ric Young, Renee Griffin, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Tracey Walter ..
Directed by: Michael Schroeder
Release date: 1993-11-24

TC 2000

4.5/10 IMDB

Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a conspiracy to kill all people on the surface. He needs to flee to the surface, and wins Sumai, a respected martial arts master, as his ally to stop the dirty plot.

Starring: Bolo Yeung, Billy Blanks, Jalal Merhi, Bobbie Phillips, Matthias Hues, Kelly Gallant, Alex Appel ..
Directed by: T. J. Scott
Release date: 1993-08-18
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Zero Patience

Zero Patience

6.2/10 IMDB

The ghost of "patient zero", who allegedly first brought AIDS to North America - materialises and tries to contact old friends. Meanwhile, the Victorian explorer Sir Richard Burton, who drank from the Fountain of Youth and now works as Chief Taxidermist at the Toronto Natural history Museum, is trying to organise an exhibition about the disease for the museum's "Hall of Contagion".

Starring: John Robinson, Norman Fauteux, Dianne Heatherington, Richardo Keens-Douglas, Charlotte Boisjoli, Brenda Kamino, Michael Callen, Marla Lukofsky, Von Flores, Scott Hurst ..
Directed by: John Greyson
Release date: 1993-09-10


4.6/10 IMDB

Alex Manning and her friends decide to visit the local video arcade known as "Dante's Inferno" where a new virtual reality arcade game called "Arcade" is being test marketed by a computer company CEO. However, it soon becomes clear that the teenagers who lose are being imprisoned inside the virtual reality world by the central villain "Arcade" and takes over their minds.

Starring: Megan Ward, Peter Billingsley, John de Lancie, Seth Green, Sharon Farrell, A.J. Langer, Bryan Dattilo, Brandon Rane, B.J. Barie, Humberto Ortiz ..
Directed by: Albert Pyun
Release date: 1993-07-20


4.5/10 IMDB

In the future, as a result of devastating wars, all suitable for cultivation of land turned into one big lifeless desert. In the search of fertile lands around the world were traveling group of nomadic farmers. But one of the distant city genesis in these lands came cyborgs. For the operation they need human resources, or more simply - blood. To combat this army of Vampire creator has been sent cyborg Gabriel (Christopherson). In this he will help the girl Nea (Long), whose parents as a child killed the main villain - Job (Henriksen).

Starring: Kathy Long, Kris Kristofferson, Lance Henriksen, Scott Paulin, Gary Daniels, Nicholas Guest, Vincent Klyn, Ben McCreary, Clare Hoak, Bob Brown ..
Directed by: Albert Pyun
Release date: 1993-04-19


4.5/10 IMDB

A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.

Starring: Brett Cullen, Colleen Morris, Samantha Mills, Austin O'Brien, Tony Longo, Stuart Fratkin, Stephen Lee, Tom Williams, Gill Gayle, Peter Vasquez ..
Directed by: Albert Band, Charles Band
Release date: 1993-06-30

Dollman vs. Demonic Toys

4.3/10 IMDB

The Demonic Toys are back, so policewoman Judith Grey seeks the help of 12 inch tall Dollman and his 12 inch tall girlfriend, Nurse Ginger. The Toys hole up in an evil deserted toy factory and it's up to Dollman to keep the Toys from summoning the powers of darkness to the Earth.

Starring: Tim Thomerson, Tracy Scoggins, Melissa Behr, Phil Fondacaro, R.C. Bates, Willie C. Carpenter, Peter Chen, Frank Welker, Judd Omen, Jackie Earle Haley ..
Directed by: Charles Band
Release date: 1993-10-13

Breakfast of Aliens

4.5/10 IMDB

Lovable loser Walter Clydepepper eats an alien from outer space in his cereal and becomes a deadly stand up comic.

Starring: Vic Dunlop, Donald Gibb, Indy Shriner, Johnny Dark ..
Directed by: David Lee Miller
Release date: 1993-01-01

Time Runner

4.1/10 IMDB

During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.

Starring: Mark Hamill, Rae Dawn Chong, Brion James, Mark Baur, Gordon Tipple, John Maclaren, Barry W. Levy, Suzy Joachim, Allan Forget, John Thomas ..
Directed by: Michael Mazo
Release date: 1993-03-17
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : The Airzone Solution

The Airzone Solution

4.8/10 IMDB

The Airzone Solution takes place in a future Britain where pollution has reached a point where the populace must often wear filtration masks when they venture outside. AirZone, a powerful corporation, signs a lucrative deal with the government to deal with the problem. The public is told that AirZone plans to build giant filtration plants to clean the atmosphere, but environmentalists are skeptical, especially when people begin dying and disappearing around AirZone facilities.

Starring: Jon Pertwee, Peter Davison, Sylvester McCoy, Sylvester McCoy, Sylvester McCoy, Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant, Nicholas Briggs, Alan Cumming, Heather Tracy ..
Directed by: Bill Baggs
Release date: 1993-01-01

The Silver Surfer

5.3/10 IMDB

NASA Deep Space Tracking Facility: Radar is picking something up. An object heading towards earth, L.A., at near light-speed. Impact: 9 seconds. L.A.: A boy, not even 10 years old, is being chased by three older boys. He is holding something small, a 'Terminator' figurine. Dead end! A fence is blocking his way. He is trapped. Standing no chance he hands 'Arnie' over to the gang leader. NASA Deep Space Tracking Facility: Impact! Three... Two... One... ?... Nothing. L.A.: The bullies are leaving the crime scene, now proud owners of an 'Arnie' figurine. But something's happening, something is blocking their way... a man clad in silver, hovering on a surfboard...

Starring: Patch Kelly, David Wright, Lee Troutman, Reed Troutman, Merrill Ward, Steve DeVorkin, Gary Gelt, Kaye Kittrell, Richard Weinberg, John Gerken ..
Directed by: Erik Fleming
Release date: 1993-09-21
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : The Tommyknockers

The Tommyknockers

5.4/10 IMDB

A buried UFO slowly turns local inhabitants into gizmo-building alien mutants.

Starring: Jimmy Smits, Marg Helgenberger, John Ashton, Robert Carradine, Cliff DeYoung ..
Directed by: John Power
Release date: 1993-05-09
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1993 : Frankenstein


5.7/10 IMDB

In the early 19th century, Dr. Frankenstein (Patrick Bergin, Sleeping with the Enemy) discovers the secret of life – how to create a perfect man – powerful, intelligent and immune to disease. But something goes wrong in the laboratory and the doctor’s hideous creation (Randy Quaid, National Lampoon’s Vacation) disappears into the night. At first, Frankenstein hoped that the horrible monster would perish in the wilderness, but now he senses that it’s alive and sets out for him. Dr. Frankenstein tracks the creature to the Arctic, where the two must battle to decide who will become the master of the other’s life…or death. “Nobody’s ever done a Frankenstein like this one and nobody’s ever done a better one” (Houston Chronicle).

Starring: Patrick Bergin, Randy Quaid, John Mills, Lambert Wilson, Fiona Gillies, Jacinta Mulcahy, Ronald Leigh-Hunt, Timothy Stark, Vernon Dobtcheff ..
Directed by: David Wickes
Release date: 1993-06-13

Robot Wars

3.9/10 IMDB

In the year 2041, the rebel Centros are a plague to the survivors of the great toxic gas scare of 1993. A renegade Megarobot pilot and an archaeologist must team up (despite personal differences, a reluctant romance, and official pressure to cease and desist) to thwart the Centro's attempts to resurrect a hidden Megarobot, with which they can challenge the prevailing order.

Starring: Don Michael Paul, Barbara Crampton, James Staley, Lisa Rinna, Danny Kamekona, Yuji Okumoto, Peter Haskell, J. Downing, Burke Byrnes, Pamela Denise Weaver ..
Directed by: Albert Band
Release date: 1993-04-28


5.2/10 IMDB

In the year 2007, crime has risen at an exponential rate. Once highly populated metropolises such as Los Angeles are no longer inhabitable. These cities have transformed into "Hell Zones," ruled by violent street gangs. The Hell Zone, formerly called the "Zone of Personal Freedom," is a safe-haven for criminal warpaths everywhere. This Hell Zone in LA is controlled by a criminal mastermind named Drexal (Joseph Ruskin). For the sake of entertaining his crowds of decadent losers and underlings, Drexal has staged a series of lethal, no-holds-barred matches in the "Death Ring," where the winner takes all of the glory...while the defeated one shall lose his self-respect (or maybe just his head). Meanwhile, two brave cops, Braniff (Chad McQueen), and Sledge (Gary Daniels) must risk their badges...and their lives when they enter Los Angeles's "Hell Zone."

Starring: Chad McQueen, Gary Daniels, Jim Hellwig, George Murdock, Joseph Ruskin, Alisha Das, Pablo Marz, Art Camacho, Dennis Garber, Michael Gregory ..
Directed by: Richard Pepin
Release date: 1993-10-25

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