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Sex in space: films that get jiggy in zero gravity
The sterile sci-fi genre may not be known for raunchiness – but it has some memorable flings every now and then.
Testosterone-fueled mischief makes Voyagers a deep space Lord of the Flies
It’s not just about young people shaking off their shackles and getting sexy in space.
A Quiet Place Part 2 will now arrive in Australian cinemas in May
A Quiet Place Part II expands a world where silence is key to survival.
The best 25 science fiction movies on Netflix Australia
Need a break from the world? Why not watch a sci-film film showing it all going to hell?
Bruce Willis struggles to stay awake in the klutzy sci-fi Cosmic Sin
Bruce Willis barely seems capable of staying awake let alone saving the world.
The 25 best science fiction movies on Prime Video
Critic Craig Mathieson has scoured Prime Video for the 25 best science fiction movies available.
What happened to Bruce Willis’ career? Somebody call his agent!
What happened to old mate Bruce?! He used to be the king of action cinema …
Daisy Ridley can’t stop hearing Tom Holland’s thoughts in the preposterous sci-fi Chaos Walking
So much walking. So much thinking. So much talking. So much chaos.
Korean sci-fi blockbuster Space Sweepers has style and panache to spare
Expect a combination of many genre touchstones in Netflix’s South Korean sci-fi blockbuster.
Occupation: Rainfall is a rollicking action-packed Australian sci-fi
It’s like Independence Day and the post-apocalyptic bits of The Terminator, but ‘Strayan!
The most exciting Star Wars production in years isn’t a movie or a TV show
While Disney continues to milk the Star Wars universe, one recent production stands out from the rest.
Australian sci-fi 2067 tries to save the future from mistakes of the past – and almost succeeds
The film is big on ideas, but not crash hot when it comes to grounding them in human motivations.
The 25 best science fiction movies on Stan
Dystopia, dinosaurs, zombies, Robert Pattinson hurtling into space and more.
A geek’s guide to Dune: everything you need to know about the upcoming blockbuster
Our resident Dune super nerd deep dives into Denis Villeneuve’s upcoming adaptation, which looks EPIC.
Robert Pattinson’s 10 best performances
The heartthrob has carved out a body of work a stinkload more interesting than Twilight.
Enter a Brave New World, in Stan’s nine-part adaptation of the dystopian classic
Alden Ehrenreich and Demi Moore are here to fight against a seductive sci-fi future of instant gratification.
Every film directed by Denis Villeneuve, ranked worst to best
Villeneuve is one of the most intriguing and consistent filmmakers working today.
Animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch will arrive in Australia in 2021
It has already been suggested that The Bad Batch will “fix Star Wars canon in three crucial ways.”
The first season of The X-Files is still perfect science fiction television
Twenty-seven years on, the first season of this seminal sci-fi show is still damn fine television.
Forget Space Force, here’s the 9 best sci-fi comedy series of all time
Netflix’s sitcom Space Force has copped a beating from critics. So what does a truly excellent sci-fi series look like?
Enthralling sci-fi The Vast of Night is one of the year’s best surprises
This beautifully crafted mind-bending film is getting everybody talking.
Westworld episode 8 season 3 recap: a truly explosive finale
In our final recap we make sense of this rule-breaking and revolutionary season.