The 100 best sci-fi movies: film and TV, G-L

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

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Gareth Edwards

Gareth Edwards’s debut ‘Monsters’ shot him to the top rank of world directors. He’s now made ‘Godzilla’, and is hard at work on a mysterious ‘Star Wars’ spin-off.

Guillermo del Toro

Guillermo del Toro is the director, writer and producer behind ‘Pan’s Labyrinth’, ‘Pacific Rim’ and ‘Hellboy’. His new film ‘Crimson Peak’ is out in 2015.

Joe Dante

Joe Dante is the master filmmaker behind ‘Piranha’, ‘Gremlins’, ‘Explorers’, ‘Innerspace’ and ‘The ‘Burbs’.

John Carpenter

Director John Carpenter is a legend. His most sci-fi flavoured films include ‘The Thing’, ‘Escape From New York’, ‘They Live’ and ‘Ghosts of Mars’.