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Top 10 Space Movies of All Time

Some of the best Hollywood movies were space movies.  From Spock to Luke R2D2, you’re sure to have a great experience watching any of these space movies.  Chances are you’ve seen several of these space movies but even if you have, you’ll still enjoy them again and again.  These space movies have stood the test of time and will always be considered some of the best space movies of all time.

Here’s something interesting…  When compiling this list of the best spaces movies, we noticed that all movies either start with the letter “S” or “A”.  In fact, 7 of the space movies begin with the letter “S”.  Anyways, here’s the list of the top 10 space movies of all time;

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10) Solaris – 2002

A troubled psychologist is sent to a research station orbiting an unusual planet to investigate the crew.  Starring George Clooney, the space movie is a must see romance mystery.

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9) Sunshine 200731 space movie

This space movie is about the Sun, which begins to die resulting in Earth dying as well.  A crew of astronauts are sent to revive the sun but the mission goes array.  One more chance a few years later is the last hope to save Earth.

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8 Armageddon – 19985505685 det space movie

This space movie is centered around an asteroid the size of Texas, headed straight for Earth.  If it’s not stopped all of mankind will be obliterated.  To make matters even worse, they’ve got 18 days!  Armageddon is packed with stars including Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler, Ben Affleck and Billy Bob Thornton.

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7) Alien 1979Alien Poster C13021192 space movie

Space movies should take notes because they hit the nail on the head with this smash hit.  Alien is about some strange creatures that are discovered on a distant planet.  As the crew investigates, the thrill ride begins in this nail-biting suspense space movie that will leave you wanting more.  This space movie is what Sigourney Weaver a household name.

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6) Star Wars – The Empire Strikes Back 1980star wars episode v   the empire strikes back box space movie

This space movie is really doesn’t need an introduction.  The Empire Strikes Back is an instant cult classic with Darth Varth capturing Princess Leia, Han Solo and the droid C-3PO.  It’s an all out war as Luke Skywalker and R2-D2 set their eyes on rescuing their friend from the Dark Lord.

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5) Serenity 2005serenity 050928034532063 wideweb  300x500,1 space movie

Here’s a great space movie with all the ingredients for a blockbuster!  This space movie is about a spaceship called Serenity that is harboring a passenger with a deep secret.  As this revelation unravels, you’ll find yourself in an action-packed thriller.  Serenity stars, Nathan Fillion and Gina Torres.

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4) 2001: A Space Odyssey  19682001 a space odyssey poster space movie

Considered one of the greatest space movies of all time, 2001: A Space Odyssey is in a class all its own.  This space movies plot is geared around an artifact that’s discovered on the moon which leads to a quest accompanied by the intelligent computer HAL.  Staring, Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood and William Sylvester, this classic will undoubtedly stand the test of time as one of the best space movies in history!

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3) Star Trek 2009star trek newposter3 space movie

Successful space movies often get sequels as with a lot of movies.  However, much of those sequels aren’t nearly as good as the original.  This certainly isn’t the case with the Star Trek 2009 space movie.  I guess the long wait paid off.  With a entirely new cast (young Hollywood) in this installment, it was a surprise hit.  Chris Pine, play Kirk, as the movie chronicles the early days on the USS Enterprise.  Directed by J.J Abrams, this space movie is an absolute must-see!

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 2) Apollo 13  1995u0008811124120 space movie

You can’t talk about space movies without Apollo 13 not being mentioned.  A sensational roller coaster space movie that centers around the ill-fated 13th Apollo mission to the moon.  As things turn horribly wrong, Apollo 13 takes you on a journey that will leave you touched forever.  Starring, Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon and Ed Harris.

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1) Star Wars (1977)starwars01 space movie

It’s no surprise that Star Wars takes the #1 spot as the best space movie of all time.  Space movies were shaped around this movie and movies in general, were mirrored after Star Wars.  From the creative genius that brought us the Indiana Jones franchise, George Lucas’ most decorated achievement is without a doubt the original Star wars.  With Harrison Ford as Han Solo and Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, this non stop adventurous classic is sure to satisfy anybody, no matter your taste.

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