The Abyss (Special Edition)
Innovative, deep-ocean sci-fi action/thriller about submarine encountering undersea
aliens. With its eye-popping effects, ever-increasing tension, this appeals to fans of
mainstream action films and those seeking a more thought-provoking adventure.
Starring: Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
Director: James Cameron
Alien Quadrilogy (Alien/ Aliens /Alien 3 /Alien Resurrection)
Horrifying, riveting tale of alien invading space ship was enormously popular. Critics
agree this slime-fest is one of most effective sci-fi/horror films ever. Compulsory
viewing for suspense, horror, terror fans. This set contains all four
Blade Runner - The Final Cut (Two-Disc Special Edition)
Moody futuristic thriller about hard-boiled detective hunting near-human
"replicants." With its stunning effects, rich characterizations, and brooding
atmosphere, this is a cult classic with fans of noir, sci-fi, offbeat drama.
Starring: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer
Director: Ridley Scott
Sci-Fi drama about a scientist's search for extraterrestrial life.
Appreciated by fans of thought-provoking films who are more interested in
thoughts on science and religion than on special effects
Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey
Director: Robert Zemeckis
The Day the Earth Stood Still
Much-loved sci-fi classic about
alien warning against nuclear explosions has acclaimed performances, compelling character
development, moody feel. Considered by critics a masterpiece, this
film still holds wide
Starring: Michael Rennie,
Director: Robert Wise
Deep Impact (Special Collector's Edition) (1998)
One of those "what if?" films that makes you think. An asteroid
is heading towards earth with no way of stopping it. Can it be
stopped? Can all the relationship lines come to a close before it's
Starring: Tea Leoni, Morgan Freeman
Director: Mimi Leder
I, Robot (Widescreen Edition)
In the year 2035, technology and robots are a trusted part of
everyday life. But that trust is broken when a scientist is found
dead and a skeptical detective believes that a robot is responsible.
Starring: Will Smith, Bridget Moynahan
Director: Alex Proyas
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Burton's slightly bizarre, big-budget, all-star sci-fi/comedy about an alien
invasion. Classic sci-fi buffs enjoyed its references to schlocky 1950s-era films. The
special effects are great!
Starring: Jack Nicholson, Glenn Close
The Matrix Collection: 4 Film Favorites
Mind-bending action/thriller about programmer discovering his world
isn't what it seems. This set contains all three movies and an anime
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne
Director: Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
You either love it or hate it but it's right in your face! Gore
galore when the alien Bugs start a war with planet earth.
Entertaining and unintentionally funny in parts, it's worth a watch!
Casper Van Dien, Dina Myers, Denis Richards
Director: Paul Verhoeven
The Thing (Collector's Edition) (1982)
Antarctic research team discovers a frozen alien spacecraft in this
slime-spattered, ultra violent sci-fi thriller. With its intriguing story, this non-stop
gore fest is most appealing to die-hard, strong-stomached horror fans.
Stars: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley
Director: John Carpenter
The War of the Worlds (Special Edition)
Original Hollywood adaptation of H.G. Wells' novel about Martian invasion of Earth.
Classic sci-fi fans will enjoy the vintage effects. Has some scary
moments, even for an oldie. This was the
catalyst behind ID4.
Starring: Gene Barry, Les Tremayne
Director: Byron Haskin
War of the Worlds (Widescreen Edition) (2005)
Up-dated version of the original 1953 film, this one is very creepy
in many places. The story has been changed somewhat to an inept
divorced father of two having to save his kids when long planted
alien machines take over the world.
Starring: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning
Director: Stephen Spielberg