Movies and television have always had a strong relationship. Television shows can easily be transformed into movies and vice versa. However, some movies stand on their own so well they transcend to become something more significant than the original work.
Science fiction and fantasy will remain two genres that are often converted into marvelous films with excellent results. Here are the ten best science fiction and fantasy movies of all time you need to watch during your free time.
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Peter Parker is just an average kid who is bitten by a radioactive spider and becomes the web-slinging Spider-Man. Probably you have watched this list of all Spider-Man movies in order and you understand what happens. After eight years of crime-fighting, Peter has decided it’s time to be done with being Spidey. But when another kid gets bit by a differently powered spider, a whole new world of possibilities is opened up for these two superhumans.
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
For the past ten years, it has been up to The Avengers and other Marvel superheroes to protect the Earth from many different foes bent on world domination or mass destruction. Now, Thanos comes back with a concrete plan that will destroy half of all life in the universe. It falls upon the remaining Avengers to stop him, no matter what the cost. Do they succeed? Watching the movie will give you more details.
Black Panther (2018)
After the events of Captain America: Civil War, T’Challa has taken over as ruler of Wakanda. However, his rule is challenged by a vengeful outsider who puts Wakanda’s safety at risk. T’Challa must rely on his allies to protect the kingdom he loves and stop this villain before it’s too late. This has been the trending movie for the past years, and it would be best if you watched it.
Toy Story 4 (2019)
For twenty-five years, the toys in Andy’s room have been his faithful companions. However, those days are almost over as the actor Andy is getting ready for school. At a tearful farewell party, Woody and the gang decide to go with Andy even if it means no more adventures together. But when a toy collector kidnaps Woody, the gang finds itself on an adventure like no other.
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
After being struck by a house, Dorothy wakes up in the magical land of Oz. She goes on a quest with three friends to find the Wizard and ask for help getting back home. Along the way, they face different obstacles and enemies; but their friendship keeps them going until they finally get their wish. What happens next? Watch the movie for the details.
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
In a post-apocalyptic world, there is conflict everywhere. Warlord Immortan Joe controls the supply of water and uses the same as a weapon against his most enemies. Enraged by this injustice, one woman sets out to overthrow him with a group of female prisoners. Along the way, they face dangerous forces from within the warlord’s kingdom and the harsh terrain of the wasteland itself.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Thirty years after successfully destroying the Death Star, Luke Skywalker has gone into exile. However, an evil force is growing in power and threatens all life in the galaxy. With help from old friends Leia Organa and Han Solo, Rey sets out on an adventure to bring Luke back to save the day. She’s not alone in this adventure, though. She has the help of Finn and Poe Dameron, along with a few new friends.
Wonder Woman (2017)
With World War I raging, a young girl on the island of Themyscira prepares to become a warrior. However, her fate changes forever when an American pilot crashes into the sea and is rescued by her and fellow Amazonians. This pilot tells the Amazons about a great war going on in the outside world, which she must help end. It would be best if you watched this movie for the whole story.
E.T The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
When a young boy finds an alien in his backyard, he takes it home and hides it from the world. But when the government gets involved, the alien must escape returning to its home planet while trying to take its friend with it. Along the way, both aliens and humans learn how much they rely on each other. Watch this movie for the details.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
After the Evil Queen learns that Snow White is still alive, she goes on a hunt to find her. Along the way, she encounters seven little men who are willing to help defend Snow White to prove their love to her. At first, they must keep her hidden from the Queen but soon gather enough courage to fight back and restore peace to their kingdom. What happens next? Book and watch the movie.
Although this is just a small handful of movies considered excellent, they indeed are amazing. Each film has its own story and tackles the fantasy and science fiction genres in their way. Whether you’re looking for comedy like Toy Story or something more mature like Black Panther, there is something here for everyone. No matter what, these movies will always stand the test of time.