Over the past couple of years, the world has witnessed the release of blockbuster Sci-fi movies. This of course goes down well with Sci-Fi enthusiasts all over the world. In fact, previous sci-fi movies have proved that people will always be fascinated with things that are out of the ordinary. Below are some of the latest sci-fi movies releases that you don’t want to miss.
Starring Asa Butterfield, Harrison Ford, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin, and Ben Kingsley, Ender’s Game is a story about a time when the earth has been ravaged twice by an alien race called Buggers, aiming to destroy humanity. After seventy years, humanity remains united to prevent extinction against these highly advanced aliens. A 6-year-old boy, Ender Wiggin, may only be the key in saving the people on Earth. Being separated from his sister, Ender is brought to battle academy in deep space. He will be honed and tested into an empathetic killer whose only aim is to kill the alien invaders and save his family and Earth.
Thor: The Dark World
Starring Christ Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Tom Hiddleston, this second part of Thor, is surely another blockbuster hit. Thor: The Dark World runs on a scenario where Thor is faced with an adversary that even his father, Odin, and Asgard cannot endure. Hence, Thor must get on his most dangerous and personal journey yet. In this journey, he will be reunited with his “one love” on earth, Jane Foster and will force him to give up everything just to save both his world and Jane’s.
Starring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen, and Paul Sharma, Gravity is a heart stopping drama/sci-fi story of a medical engineer and an astronaut who need to work together in order to survive after a catastrophe leaves them adrift in the outer space.
Dr. Ryan Stone (Bullock), a brilliant medical engineer and Matt Kowalsky (Clooney), a veteran astronaut are set on a trip towards outer space. However, on a routine spacewalk, their ship encounters an unexpected disaster and is destroyed, leaving Kowalsky and Stone tethered to nothing but each other.
As a war between monstrous sea creatures (known as Kaiju) and the human race wages on, a trainee and a former pilot are paired up together to drive a special type of weapon in order to save mankind from extinction: massive robots called Jaegers. These two unlikely heroes are the only hope for human race’s fight for survival. Starring Charlie Hunnam, Diego Klattenhoff, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi, and Charlie Day, Pacific Rim will surely storm the cinemas.
Man of Steel
This action/ adventure/ fantasy/ Sci-Fi movie is about the story of Clark Kent, a young boy who learns that he is nothing ordinary and is an alien on Earth. As a young man, Clark journeys to know where he came from and what he was sent on Earth for. However, in order to save mankind from Zod and extinction, the hero in him must surface. Clark then becomes Superman, Earth’s symbol for hope. Played by Henry Cavill along with his co-stars Army Adams, Michael Shannon, Diane Lane, and Russell Crowe, Man of Steel will surely leave you breathless.