Top 100 Films The Greatest Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Films of All Time by Steve Biodrowski

There are many fool’s errands in the world. You know you can never truly succeed, and yet the temptation is too much to resist. For example: picking the Greatest Baseball Player of All Time, or the Most Talented Musician, or the Most Beautiful Woman in the World. Add to this list: selecting the Greatest Movies Ever Made. It’s an impossible task, and the complications only grow—in ironic, inverse proportions—when you try to narrow the field down to the Best Science Fiction, Horror, and Fantasy Films. A slew of new questions arise: What is Science Fiction? Does a movie have to have a monster to be considered `Horror`? How unreal must a story be, before it’s considered Fantasy? It’s a task…

  • King Kong

    1

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2

  • The Exorcist

    3

  • Blade Runner

    4

  • Psycho

    5

  • The Wizard of Oz

    6

  • Alien

    7

  • The Empire Strikes Back

    8

  • Star Wars

    9

  • A Clockwork Orange

    10

  • Dawn of the Dead

    11

  • The Bride of Frankenstein

    12

  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    13

  • Godzilla

    14

  • Dracula

    15

  • Frankenstein

    16

  • Night of the Living Dead

    17

  • Aliens

    18

  • The Terminator

    19

  • Night of the Demon

    20

  • The War of the Worlds

    21

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    22

  • Brazil

    23

  • Fantasia

    24

  • Jaws

    25

  • Se7en

    26

  • The Matrix

    27

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street

    28

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still

    29

  • Forbidden Planet

    30

  • Jason and the Argonauts

    31

  • The Shining

    32

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    33

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    34

  • Mad Max 2

    35

  • A Chinese Ghost Story

    36

  • The Bride with White Hair

    37

  • Planet of the Apes

    38

  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    39

  • Babe

    40

  • Beauty and the Beast

    41

  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    42

  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit

    43

  • The Birds

    44

  • The Haunting

    45

  • The Thing From Another World

    46

  • Like Water for Chocolate

    47

  • Jurassic Park

    48

  • The Incredible Shrinking Man

    49

  • Beauty and the Beast

    50

  • RoboCop

    51

  • Toy Story 2

    52

  • The Phantom of the Opera

    53

  • Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

    54

  • Rosemary's Baby

    55

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    56

  • Twelve Monkeys

    57

  • Cat People

    58

  • The Andromeda Strain

    59

  • Princess Mononoke

    60

  • Metropolis

    61

  • Carrie

    62

  • The Truman Show

    63

  • Black Sunday

    64

  • Repulsion

    65

  • Carnival of Souls

    66

  • The Curse of Frankenstein

    67

  • Dracula

    68

  • Scrooge

    69

  • The Abominable Dr. Phibes

    70

  • Evil Dead II

    71

  • Edward Scissorhands

    72

  • Re-Animator

    73

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    74

  • Back to the Future

    75

  • Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

    76

  • The Nightmare Before Christmas

    77

  • Starship Troopers

    78

  • The Wicker Man

    79

  • Superman

    80

  • Miracle Mile

    81

  • Freaks

    82

  • Village of the Damned

    83

  • Akira

    84

  • The Thing

    85

  • Batman

    86

  • The Man Who Fell to Earth

    87

  • Eyes Without a Face

    88

  • The Sixth Sense

    89

  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    90

  • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    91

  • Green Snake

    92

  • Ghost in the Shell

    93

  • Tenebre

    94

  • The Innocents

    95

  • The Black Cat

    96

  • Altered States

    97

  • Dark City

    98

  • The Fly

    99

  • The Masque of the Red Death

    100