Best Science Fiction Movies of 1999

1.

The Matrix

7.1
8.7/10 IMDB

Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Joe Pantoliano, Gloria Foster, Marcus Chong, Paul Goddard, Robert Taylor, Julian Arahanga ..
Directed by: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Release date: 1999-03-30
2.

The Iron Giant

6.6
8.0/10 IMDB

In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.

Starring: Eli Marienthal, Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel, Christopher McDonald, Harry Connick Jr., John Mahoney, Cloris Leachman, James Gammon, M. Emmet Walsh, Jack Angel ..
Directed by: Brad Bird
Release date: 1999-08-06
3.

Galaxy Quest

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

The stars of a 1980s sci-fi show—now eking out a living through re-runs and sci-fi conventions—are beamed aboard an alien spacecraft. Believing the cast's heroic on-screen dramas are historical documents of real-life adventures, the band of aliens turn to the cast members for help in their quest to overcome the oppressive regime in their solar system.

Starring: Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Tony Shalhoub, Sam Rockwell, Daryl Mitchell, Enrico Colantoni, Robin Sachs, Jed Rees, Justin Long ..
Directed by: Dean Parisot
Release date: 1999-12-23
4.

Bicentennial Man

5.8
6.9/10 IMDB

Richard Martin buys a gift, a new NDR-114 robot. The product is named Andrew by the youngest of the family's children. "Bicentennial Man" follows the life and times of Andrew, a robot purchased as a household appliance programmed to perform menial tasks. As Andrew begins to experience emotions and creative thought, the Martin family soon discovers they don't have an ordinary robot.

Starring: Robin Williams, Sam Neill, Embeth Davidtz, Oliver Platt, Kiersten Warren, Wendy Crewson, Bradley Whitford, Lindze Letherman, Angela Landis, John Michael Higgins ..
Directed by: Chris Columbus
Release date: 1999-01-21
5.

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

5.7
6.5/10 IMDB

Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Ian McDiarmid, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Pernilla August, Frank Oz, Oliver Ford Davies ..
Directed by: George Lucas
Release date: 1999-05-19
6.

Blast from the Past

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Following a bomb scare in the 1960s that locked the Webers into their bomb shelter for 35 years, Adam now ventures forth into Los Angeles to obtain food and supplies for his family, and a non-mutant wife for himself.

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Alicia Silverstone, Christopher Walken, Sissy Spacek, Nathan Fillion, Dave Foley, Joey Slotnick, Mary Ann Hermansen, Deborah Kellner, Don Yesso ..
Directed by: Hugh Wilson
Release date: 1999-02-12
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7.

Blackadder: Back & Forth

4.7
7.7/10 IMDB

What was a cunning plan from Lord Edmund Blackadder V to fake a time machine on his gullibly incompetent friends, turns out to be the real thing and hurls him and his imbecile underling, Baldrick, through the course of human history.

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Tim McInnerny, Miranda Richardson, Patsy Byrne, Colin Firth, Rik Mayall, Kate Moss ..
Directed by: Paul Weiland
Release date: 1999-12-06
8.

Muppets from Space

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret government agency, prompting the Muppets to spring into action. It's hard to believe Gonzo's story at first, but Kermit and friends soon find themselves on an epic journey into outer space filled with plenty of intergalactic misadventures.

Starring: Steve Whitmire, Dave Goelz, Bill Barretta, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Jeffrey Tambor, F. Murray Abraham, Rob Schneider, Kathy Griffin, Josh Charles ..
Directed by: Tim Hill
Release date: 1999-07-14
9.

Mystery Men

4.5
6.1/10 IMDB

When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the Shoveler and the Blue Raja -- assemble a new super team to save him.

Starring: Ben Stiller, Geoffrey Rush, Claire Forlani, William H. Macy, Hank Azaria, Janeane Garofalo, Kel Mitchell, Paul Reubens, Jenifer Lewis, Stacey Travis ..
Directed by: Kinka Usher
Release date: 1999-08-06
10.

Wild Wild West

4.5
5.0/10 IMDB

Legless Southern inventor Dr. Arliss Loveless plans to rekindle the Civil War by assassinating President U.S. Grant. Only two men can stop him: gunfighter James West and master-of-disguise and inventor Artemus Gordon. The two must team up to thwart Loveless' plans.

Starring: Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Salma Hayek, M. Emmet Walsh, Ted Levine, Frederique van der Wal, Musetta Vander, Sofia Eng, Garcelle Beauvais ..
Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld
Release date: 1999-06-29

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