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Galactic Gigolo (1987)

The 1987 film Galactic Gigolo is a comedy science fiction film directed by Gorman Bechard. The movie stars Carmine Capobianco, Debi Thibeault, and Frank Stewart. Plot Summary The alien Eoj (played by Carmine Capobianco) wins a vacation prize from a game show, which is a trip to Earth in which the alien can date as… read more »

Seedpeople (1992)

The film Seedpeople (1992) is a low-budget horror film produced by Charles Band. The movie was released to poor audience reception, but has since become a cult classic film. The movie is an essential rip-off of the cult classic from the 1950s, Invasion of the Body Snatchers. The movie stars Andrea Roth, J. Marvin Campbell,… read more »

Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)

The 1994 comedy sci-fi film Tammy and the T-Rex is a low-budget film written & directed by Stewart Raffill. The movie stars Denise Richards and an early appearance by Paul Walker. The film was shot in locations that were all just a few minutes from the director’s house, and the movie was conceptualized by a… read more »

I Come in Peace (1990)

The 1990 film I Come in Peace is a science fiction film starring Dolph Lundgren. Also known as Dark Angel, the film was not a box office success but did receive some level of recognition in later years as a cult classic on video. Plot Summary A cop in Houston, Jack Caine (played by Dolph Lundgren)… read more »

Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity (1987)

The film Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity is a 1987 movie that is a semi-parody comedy of the sci-fi and exploitation genres. The movie stars Brinke Stevens, Elizabeth Kaitan, and Cindy Beal. Plot Summary Daria (played by Elizabeth Kaitan) and Tisa (played by Cindy Beal) are two prisoners who escape from their imprisonment in some sort… read more »

Robot Ninjas (1989)

The movie Robot Ninjas (1989) is a science-fiction and kung-fu film. It is an extremely low-budget movie starring Michael Todd, Burt Ward, James L. Edwards, Bogdan Pecic, Maria Markovic and Linnea Quigley. The movie is widely considered one of the worst films of all time. Plot Summary An artist named Leonard Miller (played by Michael… read more »

Dr. Alien (1989)

The 1989 film Dr. Alien is a science fiction and comedy film also known as I Was a Teenage Sex Maniac and I Was a Teenage Sex Mutant. The movie was directed by David DeCoteau and starred Judy Landers, Michelle Bauer, Elizabeth Kaitan, Billy Jacoby, Linnea Quigley, and Olivia Barash. Plot Summary Wesley (played by… read more »

Trancers II (1991)

The 1991 film Trancers II is a science fiction film produced by Charles Band. The movie is a sequel to the original Trancers film. The movie stars Richard Lynch, Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs and Helen Hunt. Plot Summary Jack Deth (played by Tim Thomerson) lives with his wife, Lena (played by Helen Hunt) in Los… read more »

Shocking Dark (1989)

The 1989 film Shocking Dark is a science fiction movie filmed in Italy. The movie was produced as a rip-off of both Terminator and Aliens. The movie was directed by Bruno Mattei, and is also known as Terminator II, Aliens II, Aliennators, and Contaminator. The movie stars Tony Lombardo, Geretta Geretta, Mark Steinborn, Dominica Coulson and Alex… read more »

Star Worms II: Attack of the Pleasure Pods (1985)

The 1985 science fiction and comedy film Star Worms II: Attack of the Pleasure Pods is a Troma cult classic B-movie starring Taylor Gilbert, David O’Hara, Orly Oh and Jeff Munson. There was no Star Worms I. The film was also known as Star Prison and was directed by Lin Sten. Plot Summary A man… read more »

Hercules (1983)

The 1983 film Hercules is a sword-and-sorcery cult favorite starring Lou Ferrigno as Hercules and Sybil Danning as Ariadne. The movie was filmed in Italy, near Rome, in 1982 alongside another sword and sandals epic, The Seven Magnificent Gladiators. The movie had a large budget for the time (over $6 million) but was a failure… read more »

Species (1995)

The 1995 film Species is a science fiction movie starring Natasha Henstridge, Ben Kingsley, Michael Madsen, and Alfred Molina. Plot Summary Scientists on earth send out radio signals with information about Earthlings, including DNA structure and our culture. Receiving information from an alien culture about potential unlimited energy sources, they assume that life is friendly…. read more »

Dinosaur Island (1994)

The 1994 film Dinosaur Island is a Roger Corman-produced science fiction film co-directed by the famous Jim Wynorski, along with Fred Olen Ray. Although it was produced shortly after Jurassic Park, it is more of a cavewoman movie than a Jurassic Park ripoff. They shot the film at David Carradine‘s ranch in Sun Valley in… read more »

Deathsport (1978)

The 1978 film Deathsport is a science fiction and post-apocalyptic film produced by the famous B-movie director Roger Corman, starring David Carradine, Richard Lynch and Claudia Jennings. The film has since become a cult classic. Plot Summary The movie begins one thousand years from the present. After the Neutron Wars, the world was destroyed. It… read more »

The Last Starfighter (1984)

The 1984 film The Last Starfighter is a science fiction film that has since become a cult classic. The film stars Lance Guest and Catherine Mary Stewart. The film was one of the first to use CGI images. Movie Plot Summary The movie begins with Alex Rogan (played by Lance Guest), a poor teenager who… read more »

Masters of the Universe (1987)

The 1987 film Masters of the Universe is a science fiction/sword and sorcery film which was panned by critics on release, and was a commercial failure. However, it has since adopted quite a cult following. Movie Plot Summary At the planet Eternia, Skeletor (played by Frank Langella) rules an army which captures Castle Grayskull and… read more »

Breeders (1986)

The 1986 horror/science fiction film Breeders is a movie starring Teresa Farley, LeeAnne Baker, Lance Lewman, Norris Culf, and Frances Raines. It was directed by Tim Kincaid and produced by the famous B-movie producer Charles Band. Plot There’s a violent attacker marauding the streets of New York City preying on innocent, unsuspecting women. The mystery… read more »

Creepozoids (1987)

The 1987 film Creepozoids is a science fiction and horror movie classic starring Linnea Quigley and Ken Abraham. The movie was directed by David DeCoteau, produced by Charles Band, and filmed on a $75,000 budget. Plot Summary In the year 1998, which was ten years after the film was made, the world has been reduced… read more »

Not of This Earth (1988)

Not of This Earth is a 1988 science fiction remake of a 1957 Roger Corman classic. Starring Traci Lords, Roger Lodge, Kelli Maroney and Monique Gabrielle. The film was directed by the legendary Jim Wynorski who also directed such classics as Piranahaconda, Hard to Die and Chopping Mall to name a few. Not of This Earth… read more »

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