Total Nerd The Best Science Fiction Movies of 2011  

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List of the best 2011 science fiction movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Sci-fi movies are always a solid choice if you're in the mood for watching aliens, mutants, creatures from beyond space and anything else you normally wouldn't see in a film. These are all the science fiction movies that defined the year 2011, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

List is made up of many different movies, including Captain America: The First Avenger and X-Men: First Class. This isn't necessarily a list of all science fiction movies from 2011, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender

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11 1
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Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly, Kevin Durand

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15 3
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Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston

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15 3
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Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones

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James Franco, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow

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15 6
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Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Jon Stewart

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14 6
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Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka, Kyle Chandler

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8 4
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Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga

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10 7
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Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Wiig

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9 6
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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Shia LaBeouf, John Malkovich

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6 3
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Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Shaffer Smith

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5 3
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Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Bruce Lee

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5 3
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Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Winslet, Matt Damon

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Olivia Wilde, Harrison Ford, Daniel Craig

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4 3
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Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Eric Christian Olsen, Joel Edgerton

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3 2
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Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried, Justin Timberlake

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3 2
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Warren Christie, Michael Kopsa, Andrew Airlie

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Blake Lively, Ryan Reynolds, Angela Bassett

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Dianna Agron, Teresa Palmer, Alex Pettyfer

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3 3
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Maggie Q, Lily Collins, Christopher Plummer

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3 3
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Nicolas Cage, Christopher Lee, Ron Perlman

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2 2
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Ewan McGregor, Eva Green, Connie Nielsen

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2 2
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Will Ferrell, David Cross, Kevin Bailey

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2 2
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Shruti Haasan, A.R. Murugadoss, Guinness Pakru

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2 2
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Kirsten Dunst, Kiefer Sutherland, John Hurt

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Willem Dafoe, Natasha Lyonne, Paz de la Huerta

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2 3
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Nick Frost, John Boyega, Luke Treadaway

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2 3
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Shannyn Sossamon, Dominic Monaghan, Shawn Ashmore

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1 2
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A Thousand Kisses Deep Dougray Scott, David Warner, Emilia Fox

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1 2
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C. Thomas Howell, Paula LaBaredas, Brian Krause

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Julie McCullough, Patrick Labyorteaux, Brandon Slagle

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1 2
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Rosanna Arquette, Milo Ventimiglia, Michael Biehn

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Taylor Schilling, Armin Shimerman, Michael Lerner

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Brit Marling, William Mapother, Kumar Pallana

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Rachael Taylor, Emile Hirsch, Greg Kinnear

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1 3
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Robin Sydney, Christina DeRosa, Irwin Keyes

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1 3
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Mercedes Masöhn, Ignacio Serricchio, Josh Cooke

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1 3
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Vanessa Hudgens, Neil Patrick Harris, Mary-Kate Olsen

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0 2
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Ha Ji-won, Oh Ji-ho, Ahn Sung-ki

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0 2
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Sean Paul Lockhart, Charlie David, Richard Harmon

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0 2
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Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan, Rajinikanth

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0 2
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Clifton Collins, Jr., James Remar

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0 2
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Christine Lakin, Graham McTavish, Christopher Judge

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0 2
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Maeve Quinlan, Brit Marling, Constance Wu

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0 2
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Michelle Jenner, Julián Villagrán, Carlos Areces

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1 4
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Cameron Diaz, James Franco, Seth Rogen

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1 4
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Jessica Alba, Ricky Gervais, Antonio Banderas

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0 3
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Taryn Manning, Ving Rhames, Lesley-Ann Brandt

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0 3
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Seth Green, Joan Cusack, Elisabeth Harnois

50
0 3
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Legend of the Millennium Dragon Satomi Ishihara, Showtaro Morikubo, Kenta Miyake