Best Science Fiction Movies of 2011

1.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

6.3
7.6/10 IMDB

Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in intelligence and brain activity in the primate subjects – especially Caesar, his pet chimpanzee.

Starring: James Franco, Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow, Brian Cox, Tom Felton, David Oyelowo, Tyler Labine, Jamie Harris, Ty Olsson ..
Directed by: Rupert Wyatt
Release date: 2011-08-03
2.

Limitless

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract shadowy forces that threaten his new life in this darkly comic and provocative film.

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro, Abbie Cornish, Andrew Howard, Anna Friel, Johnny Whitworth, Robert John Burke, Darren Goldstein, Tomas Arana, Ned Eisenberg ..
Directed by: Neil Burger
Release date: 2011-03-08
3.

I Am Number Four

5.0
6.1/10 IMDB

A teenage fugitive with an incredible secret races to stay one step ahead of the mysterious forces seeking destroy him in this sci-fi action thriller. With three dead and one on the run, the race to find the elusive Number Four begins. Outwardly normal teen John Smith never gets too comfortable in the same identity, and along with his guardian, Henri, he is constantly moving from town to town. With each passing day, John gains a stronger grasp on his extraordinary new powers, and his bond to the beings that share his fantastic fate grows stronger.

Starring: Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant, Teresa Palmer, Dianna Agron, Callan McAuliffe, Jake Abel, Kevin Durand, Garrett M. Brown, Patrick Sebes, Emily Wickersham ..
Directed by: D.J. Caruso
Release date: 2011-02-18
4.

Another Earth

5.0
7.0/10 IMDB

On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.

Starring: William Mapother, Brit Marling, Matthew-Lee Erlbach, DJ Flava, Meggan Lennon, AJ Diana, Bruce Colbert, Paul S. Mezey, Ana Valle, Jeffrey Goldenberg ..
Directed by: Mike Cahill
Release date: 2011-07-22
5.

Sound of My Voice

4.7
6.6/10 IMDB

A journalist and his girlfriend get pulled in while they investigate a cult whose leader claims to be from the future.

Starring: Brit Marling, Christopher Denham, Nicole Vicius, Davenia McFadden, Kandice Stroh, Richard Wharton, Christy Meyers, Alvin Lam, Constance Wu, Matthew Carey ..
Directed by: Zal Batmanglij
Release date: 2011-01-22
Best Science Fiction Movies of 2011 : Marvel One-Shot: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor's Hammer
6.

Marvel One-Shot: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor's Hammer

4.5
7.3/10 IMDB

Agent Coulson stops at a convenience store and deals with a coincidental robbery during his visit.

Starring: Clark Gregg, Jessica Manuel, Jeff Prewett, Zach Hudson ..
Directed by: Leythum
Release date: 2011-10-25
7.

The Divide

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.

Starring: Lauren German, Michael Biehn, Milo Ventimiglia, Courtney B. Vance, Ashton Holmes, Rosanna Arquette, Iván González, Michael Eklund, Abbey Thickson, Jennifer Blanc ..
Directed by: Xavier Gens
Release date: 2011-03-13
8.

Detention

4.1
5.7/10 IMDB

As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.

Starring: Shanley Caswell, Josh Hutcherson, Spencer Locke, Dane Cook, A.D. Johnson, Walter Perez, Erica Shaffer, Yves Bright, Parker Bagley, Tiffany Boone ..
Directed by: Joseph Kahn
Release date: 2011-03-16
9.

Retreat

4.1
5.8/10 IMDB

Kate and Martin escape from personal tragedy to an Island Retreat. Cut off from the outside world, their attempts to recover are shattered when a man is washed ashore, with news of airborne killer disease that is sweeping through Europe.

Starring: Cillian Murphy, Jamie Bell, Thandie Newton, Jimmy Yuill, Marilyn Mantle ..
Directed by: Carl Tibbetts
Release date: 2011-10-14
Best Science Fiction Movies of 2011 : Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant
10.

Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant

4.1
6.6/10 IMDB

Agent Coulson informs Agent Sitwell that the World Security Council wishes Emil Blonsky to be released from prison to join the Avengers Initiative. As Nick Fury doesn't want to release Blonsky, the two agents decide to send a patsy to sabotage the meeting...

Starring: Clark Gregg, Maximiliano Hernández, Robert Downey Jr., William Hurt, Tim Roth ..
Directed by: Leythum
Release date: 2011-09-12

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