Total Nerd The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime  

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The best sci-fi and fantasy movies on Amazon Prime is a complete streaming list for your perusal. All the best sci-fi and fantasy films on Amazon Prime streaming are listed in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your service. Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Amazon Prime so you can catch up on new hit movies and classic film hits right in your living room.

This Amazon streaming list has nearly as many of the greatest sci-fi films to watch as you'd find in a traditional video rental store. Newer hits like Equals and Into the Forest are all available on Amazon Prime streaming service, as are classic science fiction films like Star Trek Beyond and The Amazing Transparent Man. Of course, you can't forget the classic Spaceballs, not to mention the original Invaders from Mars

What are the best Amazon Prime instant sci-fi movies? What is available on the Amazon Prime streaming fantasy & sci-fi selection? Are there new sci-fi films on Amazon Prime? This Amazon Prime streaming list is here to get you started on the best Amazon streaming sci-fi & fantasy movies has to offer. This is in no way a complete list, so if you know your favorite scifi movies aren't on this list of Amazon Prime instant movies, make sure to add it so other Amazon Prime users can find the best sci-fi movies on Amazon Prime instant.

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Citizen in the Temple is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
MindForSale added Citizen in the Temple Jacob Alexander, Jay Disney, Lana Smithner

Link to movie on Amazon: https://amzn.com/B01GUJ12U6

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Star Trek Beyond is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana Star Trek Beyond is a 2016 American science fiction adventure film directed by Justin Lin from a screenplay by Simon Pegg and Doug Jung, based on the series Star Trek, created by Gene ...more

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Spaceballs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks Spaceballs is a 1987 American parody film co-written and directed by Mel Brooks and starring Brooks, Bill Pullman, John Candy and Rick Moranis. It also features Daphne Zuniga, Dick Van Patten, ...more

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Love & Teleportation is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Love & Teleportation Jan Van Sickle, Robin DeMarco, Adair Jameson

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Valerian and the City of a Tho... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (Valérian et la Cité des mille planètes in French) is a 2017 French science fiction action film produced, written and directed by ...more

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The Man from Earth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Tony Todd, Richard Riehle, David Lee Smith The Man from Earth is a 2007 science fiction film written by Jerome Bixby and directed by Richard Schenkman. It stars David Lee Smith as John Oldman, the protagonist. The screenplay was ...more

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The Running Man is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Brown, Jesse Ventura The Running Man is a 1987 American science fiction action film loosely based on the 1982 novel The Running Man, written by Stephen King and published under the pseudonym Richard Bachman. ...more

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Earthrise is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Glenn Payne added Earthrise Todd Barnett, Meaghin Burke, Jennifer Hamilton Collins

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Evolution is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Julianne Moore, Sarah Silverman, Dan Aykroyd Evolution is a 2001 American science fiction comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, Julianne Moore and Ted Levine. In the United ...more

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The Invasion is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Malin Åkerman The Invasion is a 2007 science fiction thriller film starring Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig, directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, with additional scenes written by The Wachowskis and directed by ...more

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The Final Countdown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Katharine Ross The Final Countdown is a 1980 alternate history science fiction film about a modern aircraft carrier that travels through time to a day before the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. Produced by Peter ...more

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Next is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Jessica Biel, Nicolas Cage, Julianne Moore Next is a 2007 American science-fiction action thriller film directed by Lee Tamahori and stars Nicolas Cage, Julianne Moore and Jessica Biel. The film's original script was very loosely based ...more

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Equals is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Equals Nicholas Hoult, Kristen Stewart, Guy Pearce Equals is a 2015 American science-fiction romantic drama film directed by Drake Doremus. It stars Nicholas Hoult and Kristen Stewart as two people diagnosed with a disease that restores their ...more

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Metropolis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Brigitte Helm, Gustav Fröhlich, Theodor Loos Metropolis is a 1927 German expressionist epic science fiction drama film directed by Fritz Lang. The film was written by Lang and his wife Thea von Harbou, and starred Brigitte Helm, Gustav ...more

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Plan 9 from Outer Space is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Tor Johnson, Bunny Breckinridge, Joanna Lee Plan 9 from Outer Space is a 1959 American black-and-white science fiction thriller film released by Distributors Corporation of America. The film was written, produced, directed, and edited by ...more

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Coherence is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Nicholas Brendon, Elizabeth Gracen, Lorene Scafaria Coherence is a 2013 American-British science fiction thriller film directed by James Ward Byrkit in his directorial debut. The film had its world debut on September 19, 2013 at the Austin ...more

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Rememory is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Peter Dinklage, Julia Ormond, Anton Yelchin Rememory is a 2017 American drama film directed by Mark Palansky and written by Mark Palansky and Michael Vukadinovich. Following the mysterious death of a scientific pioneer who creates ...more

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Into the Forest is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max Minghella Into the Forest is a 2015 Canadian drama film written and directed by Patricia Rozema. The film is based on the book written by Jean Hegland published in 1996. In the near future, two teenage ...more

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Carriers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Emily VanCamp, Chris Pine, Piper Perabo Carriers is a 2009 American post-apocalyptic horror film written and directed by Àlex and David Pastor. It stars Lou Taylor Pucci, Chris Pine, Piper Perabo and Emily VanCamp as four ...more

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Frequently Asked Questions Abo... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Anna Faris, Chris O'Dowd, Marc Wootton Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel is a 2009 comic science fiction film directed by Gareth Carrivick from a script by Jamie Mathieson, starring Anna Faris, Chris O'Dowd, Marc Wootton ...more

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Cyborg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dayle Haddon, Ralf Möller Cyborg, known in the UK as Cyborg 009, is a 1989 American martial-arts science fiction film directed by Albert Pyun. Jean-Claude Van Damme stars as Gibson Rickenbacker, a mercenary who battles a ...more

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The Manchurian Candidate is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Meryl Streep, Liev Schreiber, Vera Farmiga The Manchurian Candidate is a 2004 American thriller film directed by Jonathan Demme. The film, based on Richard Condon's 1959 novel of the same name and a re-imagining of the previous 1962 ...more

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The Angry Red Planet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Jack Kruschen, Les Tremayne, J. Edward McKinley The Angry Red Planet is a 1959 science fiction film starring Gerald Mohr and directed by Ib Melchior. Melchior was only given 10 days and a budget of $200,000 to make the film. The shortened ...more

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Transformers: The Last Knight is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Josh Duhamel Transformers: The Last Knight is a 2017 American science fiction-action film based on the Transformers toy line. It is the fifth installment of the live-action Transformers film series and a ...more

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Plastic Galaxy: The Story of S... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys is a documentary film directed by Brian Stillman.

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Humanoids from the Deep is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Helena Bonham Carter, Clint Howard, Emma Samms

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Invaders from Mars is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Milburn Stone, Hillary Brooke, Leif Erickson Invaders from Mars is a 1953 American science fiction film independently produced by Edward L. Alperson Jr., directed by William Cameron Menzies, and developed from a scenario by Richard Blake ...more

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Neil Stryker and the Tyrant of... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Neil Stryker and the Tyrant of Time David Ogden Stiers, Rob Taylor, Nic Costa

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The Phantom Planet is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Richard Kiel, Dolores Faith, Coleen Gray The Phantom Planet is a 1961 black and white science fiction film directed by William Marshall. American International Pictures released it as a double feature with Assignment Outer Space.

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Travelling Salesman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Travelling Salesman Matt Lagan, Steve Lawton, Marc Raymond Travelling Salesman is a 2012 intellectual thriller film about four mathematicians solving the P versus NP problem, one of the most challenging mathematical problems in history. The title refers ...more

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Scourge is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Scourge Alan Legros, Jason Harder, Erin Borgfjord

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Clone Hunter is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Thomas Rowen, Jeffrey Plunkett, Angela Funk 2525 A.D. - Man has colonized the stars and the wealthy and powerful implant their brains in cloned versions of themselves to gain immortality. As a side-effect, occasionally a clone develops ...more

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Phantom from Space is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Noreen Nash, Tom Daly, Dick Sands Phantom from Space is a 1953 American science fiction film produced and directed by W. Lee Wilder from an original screenplay written by William Raynor and Myles Wilder. It was one of several ...more

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Evil Brain from Outer Space is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Ken Utsui, Junko Ikeuchi, Minoru Takada Evil Brain from Outer Space is a 1964 film edited together for American television from films #7, #8 and #9 of the Japanese short film series Super Giant filmed in 1958.

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The Amazing Transparent Man is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Marguerite Chapman, James Griffith, Boyd Morgan The Amazing Transparent Man is a 1960 science fiction film starring Marguerite Chapman. It is an American B-movie which follows the story of an insane ex-U. S. Army major who uses an escaped ...more

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Dimensions is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon Prime
Dimensions Camilla Rutherford, Patrick Godfrey, Henry Lloyd-Hughes Dimensions is a 2011 science fiction-love story film set in the 1920s and 1930s. The film was directed by Sloane U’Ren and written by Ant Neely, who are a married couple. The film is U’Ren’s ...more