The 100 best sci-fi movies: film critics and experts, L-R

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

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Laura Adams

Laura Adams is an event programmer at BFI Southbank and is responsible for the upcoming season, Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder.


Louis Savy

Louis Savy is the director of the annual Sci-Fi London Film Festival.


Mark Harris

Mark Harris wrote ‘Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood’ and ‘Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War’.


Mark R Kelly

Mark R Kelly is the editor of the Locus magazine website, covering all aspects of sci fi and fantasy.


Mark Salisbury

Mark Salisbury is a prominent film critic and author whose books include ‘Alien: The Archive’ and ‘Elysium: The Art of the Film’.


Nathan Rabin

Nathan Rabin is a writer for The Dissolve, former writer for the AV Club and the author of four books, most recently ‘You Don’t Know Me But You Don’t Like Me’.


Neil Clarke

Neil Clarke is the editor of Clarkesworld magazine, a popular online sci-fi resource.


Peter Labuza

Peter Labuza contributes to Variety and The Film Stage. His book ‘Approaching The End: Imagining Apocalypse in American Film’ will be out in October.


Rebecca Watson

Rebecca Watson runs skepchick.org, a site focused on science, critical thinking and feminism. She co-hosts the weekly Skeptics' Guide to the Universe podcast.


Richard Sandling

Richard Sandling is an award-winning comic, filmmaker and actor who runs the stand-up comedy show Richard Sandling’s Perfect Movie.



Robin Ince

Robin Ince is a writer and comic with a passion for science. He appears regularly on TV, on radio and in person, being both funny and serious.