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The Best Sci-Fi Movies of 2019

Updated February 14, 2020 9.5k votes 2.4k voters 44.7k views34 items

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UPDATE: Check out the top 2020 science fiction films!

As sci-fi movies of 2019 are released, it seems like 2019 will be a great year for the genre. Some of the best sci-fi movies this year involve intriguing concepts like Captive State, high-profile actors like Captain Marvel, and impressive storylines like Alita: Battle Angel. What are the best sci-fi movies this year? Vote on this list of 2019 sci-fi movies and help decide the top science fiction movie for this year. 

What are some of the best sci-fi movies of 2019? Some early releases include Replicas starring Keanu Reeves and IO from Netflix. Also on this list is Marvel's superhero movie Captain Marvel, which features sci-fi elements. Other new sci-fi movies of 2019 include Pokémon Detective Pikachu and Alita: Battle Angel

Which of these 2019 science fiction films do you think are best? Cast your vote below, and feel free to add anything you feel is missing. Then check out our ist of the best sci fi thriller movies.

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    Alita: Battle Angel
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    Alita: Battle Angel

    Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz

    Released2019

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

    Alita: Battle Angel is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Robert... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    I Am Mother
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    I Am Mother

    Hilary Swank, Clara Rugaard

    Released2019

    Directed byGrant Sputore

    I Am Mother is a 2019 Australian thriller-science fiction film directed by Grant Sputore. A... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Spider-Man: Far From Home
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    Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2019

    Directed byJon Watts

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    Ad Astra
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    Ad Astra

    Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones

    Released2019

    Directed byJames Gray

    Ad Astra is a 2019 American epic science fiction thriller film directed by James Gray. Twenty... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Terminator: Dark Fate
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    Terminator: Dark Fate

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton

    Released2019

    Directed byTim Miller

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    Avengers: Endgame
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    Avengers: Endgame

    Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin

    Released2019

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

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  • 7
    Freaks
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    Freaks

    Lexy Kolker Emile Hirsch Bruce Dern Grace Park Amanda Crew

    Released2019

    Directed byAdam Stein, Zach Lipovsky

    Freaks is a 2018 American-Canadian science fiction thriller film directed by Zach Lipovsky and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 8
    Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker

    Released2019

    Directed byJ. J. Abrams

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker a 2019 American epic space opera film directed by J. J.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Wandering Earth
    The Wandering Earth is a 2019 Chinese science fiction film directed by Frant Gwo, based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 10
    Detective Pikachu
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    Detective Pikachu

    Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith

    Released2019

    Directed byRob Letterman

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    Godzilla: King of the Monsters
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    Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    Vera Farmiga, Ken Watanabe

    Released2019

    Directed byMichael Dougherty

    Godzilla: King of the Monsters is a 2019 American monster film directed by Michael Dougherty.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Brightburn
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    Brightburn

    Elizabeth Banks, David Denman

    Released2019

    Directed byDavid Yarovesky

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    Captain Marvel
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    Captain Marvel

    Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2019

    Directed byAnna Boden, Ryan Fleck

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    Men in Black International
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    Men in Black International

    Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson

    Released2019

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    Men in Black International is a 2019 American science fiction action comedy film directed by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 15
    Captive State
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    Captive State

    John Goodman, Ashton Sanders

    Released2019

    Directed byRupert Wyatt

    Captive State is a 2019 American science fiction crime thriller film directed by Rupert Wyatt.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Replicas
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    Replicas

    Keanu Reeves, Alice Eve

    Released2019

    Directed byJeffrey Nachmanoff

    Replicas is a 2019 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff. In a... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    High Life
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    High Life

    Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche

    Released2019

    Directed byClaire Denis

    High Life is a 2018 English-language science fiction film directed by Claire Denis. Part of a... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    IO
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    IO

    Margaret Qualley, Anthony Mackie

    Released2019

    Directed byJonathan Helpert

    IO is a 2019 American science fiction film directed by Jonathan Helpert. With the final... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 19
    Gemini Man
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    Gemini Man

    Will Smith, Clive Owen

    Released2019

    Directed byAng Lee

    Gemini Man is a 2019 American science fiction action thriller film directed by Ang Lee. Henry... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus!
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    Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus!

    Richard Steven Horvitz, Rosearik Rikki Simons

    Released2019

    Directed byJhonen Vasquez, Jake Wyatt

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    3022
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    3022

    Miranda Cosgrove, Kate Walsh

    Released2019

    Directed byJohn Suits

    3022 is a 2019 American science fiction film directed by John Suits. A group of astronauts... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Fast Color
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    Fast Color

    Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Lorraine Toussaint

    Released2019

    Directed byJulia Hart

    Fast Color is a 2018 American drama sci-fi thriller film directed by Julia Hart. After running... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    The Silence
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    The Silence

    Kiernan Shipka, Stanley Tucci

    Released2019

    Directed byJohn R. Leonetti

    The Silence is a 2019 American-German horror film directed by John R. Leonetti based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Rim of the World
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    Rim of the World

    Jack Gore, Miya Cech

    Released2019

    Directed byMcG

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    Spies in Disguise
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    Spies in Disguise

    Will Smith, Tom Holland

    Released2019

    Directed byNick Bruno, Troy Quane

    Spies in Disguise is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated spy and buddy comedy film directed... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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