Tag Archives: science fiction films

Wait, Roll Back to 1906…

Ok, ok, so I said there was no sci-fi movie to speak of in 1906.  I was very wrong, and have in fact come across two of such!  The choice between them was reasonably clear, essentially due to the fact that … Continue reading

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Tentacle Monsters, Mermaids and Impossible Bucket Physics

Ok, so first things first; I’ve been pretty much unable (with what I can assure you was literally A BIT of effort) to find a movie for 1906.  We’ll chalk that one up, once again, to sci-fi being in its early years still. … Continue reading

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ZOMG this Star Wars Art is Cool

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You might’ve heard about Star Wars Identities; it’s an exhibition coming to two venues in Canada from April to September this year.  They’ve released a couple of promo images of some of the most identifiable visages of the series, and … Continue reading

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First the Moon, now the Sun; Méliès is Really Going Places

Time for the next science fiction film (the second ever)! Before we get on to it though, a note about these early years; you’ll notice on the central page for this challenge that both 1903 and 1905 have so far been … Continue reading

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A Grand Day Out + French Astronomical Society = EPIC Trip to Moon

Let’s get down to watching the first sci-fi film OF ALL TIME: Le Voyage dans la lune (1902). But first, some background.  The film was released in 1902, making it the earliest known science fiction film (and one of the first … Continue reading

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Over a Century of Sci-Fi Movies

I’m going on a quest.  The science fiction genre of films began all the way back in 1902 with a silent movie called Le Voyage dans la Lune, or A Trip to the Moon.  It’s about a trip to the … Continue reading

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