Best Science Fiction Movies of 2017

1.

Logan

6.8
8.1/10

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Dafne Keen, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant
Directed by: James Mangold
Release date: 2017-02-28
2.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

6.8
7.6/10

The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.

Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper
Directed by: James Gunn
Release date: 2017-04-19
3.

Blade Runner 2049

6.6
8.0/10

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Robin Wright, Sylvia Hoeks
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Release date: 2017-10-04
4.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

6.6
7.5/10

Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges.

Starring: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau
Directed by: Jon Watts
Release date: 2017-07-05
5.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

6.4
7.1/10

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.

Starring: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega
Directed by: Rian Johnson
Release date: 2017-12-13
6.

War for the Planet of the Apes

6.2
7.4/10

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.

Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Karin Konoval, Terry Notary
Directed by: Matt Reeves
Release date: 2017-07-11
7.

Okja

6.1
7.3/10

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.

Starring: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Ahn Seo-hyun, Byun Hee-bong, Steven Yeun
Directed by: Bong Joon-ho
Release date: 2017-06-28
8.

Justice League

5.8
6.4/10

Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of Steppenwolf and the Parademons who are on the hunt for three Mother Boxes on Earth.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa
Directed by: Zack Snyder
Release date: 2017-11-15
9.

What Happened to Monday

5.7
6.9/10

In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.

Starring: Noomi Rapace, Marwan Kenzari, Christian Rubeck, Willem Dafoe, Glenn Close
Directed by: Tommy Wirkola
Release date: 2017-08-18
10.

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

5.6
6.5/10

In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke
Directed by: Luc Besson
Release date: 2017-07-20
11.

Life

5.4
6.6/10

The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare
Directed by: Daniel Espinosa
Release date: 2017-03-22
12.

Alien: Covenant

5.2
6.4/10

Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world—which has a sole inhabitant: the 'synthetic', David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Release date: 2017-05-09
13.

A Cure for Wellness

5.2
6.4/10

An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they seem.

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Jason Isaacs, Mia Goth, Adrian Schiller, Celia Imrie
Directed by: Gore Verbinski
Release date: 2017-02-15
14.

Ghost in the Shell

5.2
6.4/10

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.

Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Takeshi Kitano, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbæk, Chin Han
Directed by: Rupert Sanders
Release date: 2017-03-29
15.

Power Rangers

5.1
6.0/10

Saban's Power Rangers follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove — and the world — is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save the planet. But to do so, they will have to overcome their real-life issues and before it’s too late, band together as the Power Rangers.

Starring: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin
Directed by: Dean Israelite
Release date: 2017-03-23
16.

Justice League Dark

5.0
7.1/10

Beings with supernatural powers join together to fight against supernatural villains.

Starring: Matt Ryan, Jason O'Mara, Camilla Luddington, Nicholas Turturro, Rosario Dawson
Directed by: Jay Oliva
Release date: 2017-01-24
17.

Transformers: The Last Knight

5.0
5.2/10

Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Stanley Tucci, Anthony Hopkins, Laura Haddock
Directed by: Michael Bay
Release date: 2017-06-16
18.

Geostorm

4.7
5.3/10

After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: the system built to protect Earth is attacking it, and it becomes a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything and everyone along with it.

Starring: Gerard Butler, Alexandra Maria Lara, Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish, Ed Harris
Directed by: Dean Devlin
Release date: 2017-10-13
19.

The Dark Tower

4.7
5.6/10

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz
Directed by: Nikolaj Arcel
Release date: 2017-08-03
20.

Team Thor: Part 2

4.6
7.6/10

A continuation of the documentary spoof of what Thor and his roommate Darryl were up to during the events of "Captain America: Civil War". While Cap and Iron Man duke it out, Thor tries to pay Darryl his rent in Asgardian coins.

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Daley Pearson
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Release date: 2017-02-14

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