Total Nerd The Best Sci-Fi Movies of 2019  

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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. 

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Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly
Alita: Battle Angel is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Robert Rodriguez, based on the manga by Yukito Kishiro. After being revived by Dr. Dyson Ido (Christoph Waltz), ...more
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Hilary Swank, Clara Rugaard, Rose Byrne
I Am Mother is a 2019 Australian thriller-science fiction film directed by Grant Sputore. A teenage girl (Clara Rugaard) is raised underground by a robot Mother (Rose Byrne) designed to ...more
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Vera Farmiga, Ken Watanabe, Sally Hawkins
Godzilla: King of the Monsters is a 2019 American monster film directed by Michael Dougherty. As the crypto-zoological agency Monarch faces off against god-sized monsters, the mighty Godzilla ...more
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Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo
Avengers: Endgame is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team, and the sequel to Avengers: Infinity War. After Thanos (Josh ...more
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Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton
Detective Pikachu is a 2019 action mystery film directed by Rob Letterman, based on the video game. Despite not being as powerful and nimble as other Pikachu of his kind, a peculiar talking ...more
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Keanu Reeves, Alice Eve, Thomas Middleditch
Replicas is a 2019 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff. In a Christofascist collectivist future, a daring synthetic biologist (Keanu Reeves), after a car ...more
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Margaret Qualley, Anthony Mackie, Danny Huston
IO is a 2019 American science fiction film directed by Jonathan Helpert. With the final shuttle scheduled to leave the planet, a teenage girl (Margaret Qualley) must decide whether to journey to ...more
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John Goodman, Ashton Sanders, Jonathan Majors
Captive State is a 2019 American science fiction crime thriller film directed by Rupert Wyatt. Nearly a decade after occupation by an extraterrestrial force, the lives of a Chicago neighborhood ...more
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Shauna Macdonald, Oded Fehr, Amrita Acharia
White Chamber is a 2018 British science fiction film directed by Paul Raschid. In the near future, civil war rages on in the United Kingdom where a woman wakes up in a white cell where she is ...more
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Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn
Brightburn is a 2019 American superhero horror film directed by David Yarovesky. After adopting a baby that crash-landed on Earth, a couple (Elizabeth Banks and David Denman) attempt to raise ...more
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Patrick J. Adams, Troian Bellisario, Kristen Hager
Clara is a Canadian romantic science fiction film directed by Akash Sherman. An astronomer (Patrick J. Adams) obsessed with searching for signs of intelligence in the universe has his life ...more
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Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, André Benjamin
High Life is a 2018 English-language science fiction film directed by Claire Denis. Part of a group of criminals sent on a journey in space to find alternative energy, Monte (Robert Pattinson) ...more
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Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn
Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, based on the Marvel Comics character. In 1995, former U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Carol Danvers (Brie ...more
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James Gallanders, Deragh Campbell, Daniel Fathers
Project Ithaca is a 2019 Canadian science fiction film directed by Nicholas Humphries. A group of strangers awaken on an alien spacecraft and must work together to find a way home.
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Jack Gore, Miya Cech, Benjamin Flores Jr.
Rim of the World is a 2019 American science fiction, adventure film directed by McG. Four misfit teenagers get stranded at a summer camp, they must overcome their differences and go on an epic ...more
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Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Lorraine Toussaint, Saniyya Sidney
Fast Color is a 2018 American drama sci-fi thriller film directed by Julia Hart. After running away from home upon discovering superhuman abilities, a woman (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) returns home to ...more
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Kiernan Shipka, Stanley Tucci, Miranda Otto
The Silence is a 2019 American-German horror film directed by John R. Leonetti based on the novel by Tim Lebbon. A deaf teen (Kiernan Shipka) and her family try to escape terrifying creatures by ...more
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Eden Duncan-Smith, Dante Crichlow, Astro
See You Yesterday is a 2019 American science fiction film directed by Stefon Bristol. An ambitious science prodigy uses her prowess and capabilities to create time machines in order to save her ...more
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Emelie Jonsson, Bianca Cruzeiro, Arvin Kananian
Aniara is a 2019 Swedish science fiction film directed by Pella Kagerman and Hugo Lilja. One of many spaceships carrying passengers from Earth to Mars is knocked off course by an asteroid, ...more
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Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Liam Neeson
Men in Black International is a 2019 American science fiction action comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray, and a spin-off film in the Men in Black film series, based on the Malibu Marvel Comics ...more