Best Science Fiction Movies of 1995

1.

Twelve Monkeys

6.4
8.0/10 IMDB

In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when Cole is mistakenly sent to 1990 instead of 1996, he's arrested and locked up in a mental hospital. There he meets psychiatrist Dr. Kathryn Railly, and patient Jeffrey Goines, the son of a famous virus expert, who may hold the key to the mysterious rogue group, the Army of the 12 Monkeys, thought to be responsible for unleashing the killer disease.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Christopher Plummer, David Morse, Jon Seda, Frank Gorshin, Joseph Melito, Aaron Michael Lacey, Christopher Meloni ..
Directed by: Terry Gilliam
Release date: 1995-12-29
2.

Waterworld

5.3
6.2/10 IMDB

In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They escape, along with her young charge, Enola, and sail off aboard his ship.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper, Jeanne Tripplehorn, R.D. Call, Gerard Murphy, Rick Aviles, Michael Jeter, Kim Coates, Chaim Girafi, Zitto Kazann ..
Directed by: Kevin Reynolds
Release date: 1995-07-28
3.

Strange Days

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a murderer killing a prostitute. Lenny investigates and is pulled deeper and deeper in a whirl of blackmail, murder and rape. Will he survive and solve the case?

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Angela Bassett, Tom Sizemore, Juliette Lewis, Vincent D'Onofrio, William Fichtner, Michael Wincott, Glenn Plummer, Brigitte Bako, Kelly Hu ..
Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow
Release date: 1995-10-13
4.

Judge Dredd

4.7
5.6/10 IMDB

In a dystopian future, Dredd, the most famous judge (a cop with instant field judiciary powers) is convicted for a crime he did not commit while his murderous counterpart escapes.

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, Armand Assante, Rob Schneider, Jürgen Prochnow, Max von Sydow, Christopher Adamson, Joanna Miles, Joan Chen, Balthazar Getty ..
Directed by: Danny Cannon
Release date: 1995-06-30
5.

Powder

4.6
6.6/10 IMDB

Harassed by classmates who won't accept his shocking appearance, a shy young man known as "Powder" struggles to fit in. But the cruel taunts stop when Powder displays a mysterious power that allows him to do incredible things. This phenomenon changes the lives of all those around him in ways they never could have imagined.

Starring: Mary Steenburgen, Sean Patrick Flanery, Lance Henriksen, Jeff Goldblum, Brandon Smith, Bradford Tatum, Susan Tyrrell, Missy Crider, Ray Wise, Esteban Powell ..
Directed by: Victor Salva
Release date: 1995-10-27
6.

Screamers

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078. On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as Screamers designed for one purpose only -- to hunt down and destroy all enemy life forms.

Starring: Peter Weller, Roy Dupuis, Jennifer Rubin, Andrew Lauer, Liliana Komorowska, Michael Caloz, Jason Cavalier, Ron White, Charles Edwin Powell, Leni Parker ..
Directed by: Christian Duguay
Release date: 1995-09-08
7.

The Langoliers

4.3
6.1/10 IMDB

On a red eye flight from LA to Boston, 10 people wake up to a shock. All the passengers and crew have vanished. When they try to contact the ground they make no connections. They land the plane only to discover that things haven't changed. But its like the world is dead. No one is there, the air is still, sound doesn't echo, the food is tasteless. A distant sound is getting louder, something is coming closer.

Release date: 1995-05-14
8.

Species

4.2
5.8/10 IMDB

In 1993, the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Project receives a transmission detailing an alien DNA structure, along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. The result is Sil, a sensual but deadly creature who can change from a beautiful woman to an armour-plated killing machine in the blink of an eye.

Starring: Natasha Henstridge, Ben Kingsley, Michael Madsen, Alfred Molina, Forest Whitaker, Michelle Williams, Marg Helgenberger, Jordan Lund, Herta Ware, William Utay ..
Directed by: Roger Donaldson
Release date: 1995-07-07
9.

Johnny Mnemonic

4.2
5.7/10 IMDB

In a dystopian 2021, Johnny is a data trafficker who has an implant that allows him to securely store data too sensitive for regular computer networks. On one delivery run, he accepts a package that not only exceeds the implant's safety limits—and will kill him if the data is not removed in time—but also contains information far more important and valuable than he had ever imagined. On a race against time, he must avoid the assassins sent to kill him and remove the data before it, too, ends his life.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Dina Meyer, Takeshi Kitano, Ice-T, Dolph Lundgren, Denis Akiyama, Henry Rollins, Barbara Sukowa, Udo Kier, Tracy Tweed ..
Directed by: Robert Longo
Release date: 1995-05-26
10.

Village of the Damned

4.2
5.7/10 IMDB

An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids are not human or humane.

Starring: Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Linda Kozlowski, Michael Paré, Meredith Salenger, Mark Hamill, Pippa Pearthree, Peter Jason, Constance Forslund, Karen Kahn ..
Directed by: John Carpenter
Release date: 1995-04-28

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