The 100 best sci-fi movies: authors, S-Z

Leading sci-fi experts, filmmakers, science fiction writers, film critics and scientists pick the best sci-fi movies ever made

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Simon Morden

Simon Morden is an award-winning British sci-fi author best known for his futuristic Metrozone series.


Stephen Baxter

Author Stephen Baxter is a master of fact-based sci fi whose works include the Xeelee Sequence, the Destiny’s Children series and the HG Wells sequel ‘The Time Ships’.


Stephen King

Stephen King is one of the world’s best loved authors. Known for horror, he has explored sci fi in the likes of ‘The Long Walk’, ‘The Stand’ and ‘Under the Dome’.


Steven Hall

Steven Hall is the British author of the award-winning ‘The Raw Shark Texts’ and a number of short stories.


Tim Powers

Tim Powers is the author of thirteen novels including ‘On Stranger Tides’, which was adapted for the fourth ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ movie.


Tricia Sullivan

Tricia Sullivan is an award-winning science-fiction novelist. Her new novel ‘Shadowboxer’, about a female cage-fighter, will be published in October 2014.