A Century of Science Fiction (1996)

USA,
black and white, colour

An American non-fiction film directed by Ted Newsom.

Plot Summary

A documentary tracing the development of science fiction cinema directed by Ted Newsom.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Ted Newsom
© 1996 Passport International Productions, Inc.
Executive Producer: Dante J. Pugliese
Written by: Ted Newsom
Studio Camera: Val Mijialovic, Northstar Video
Edited by: Trudi J.M. Keck
Musical Director: Pat Britt
Make-Up: John Goodwin
Opening Animation: Doyle Smith

With
Hosted by Christopher Lee

NOTE: some of the appearances below have been taken from archive material and EPKs

Charlie Sheen
Robert Loggia
Ray Bradbury
Val Guest
Hugh Hefner
Val Kilmer
Francis Lederer
Vincent Price
Eddie Murphy
Denzel Washington
William Schallert
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Robert Wise
Raquel Welch
John Agar
Michael Carreras
Sylvester Stallone
Kurt Russell
Kevin Costner

Alternative Titles

A Century of Sci-Fi – alternative title

Includes extracts from
*batteries not included (1987)
20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1916)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Go to (1953)
Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953)
Alien (1979)
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)
The Amazing Colossal Man (1957)
The Arrival (1996)
Atlantis, the Lost Continent (1961)
Back to (1985)
Barbarella (1968)
Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Beneath the Planet of the (1970)
Beyond the Time Barrier (1960)
Blade Runner (1982)
The Blob (1958)
Buck Rogers (1939)
Chikyû Bôeigun (1957)
The Colossus of New York (1958)
Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
The Cyclops (1957)
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
Dead Ringers (1988)
Death Race 2000 (1975)
Destination Moon (1950)
The Devil Commands (1941)
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
Eegah (1962)
Empire of the (1977)
Escape from L.A. (1996)
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Fire Maidens of Outer Space (1956)
First Men in (1964)
Five (1951)
Flash Gordon (1936)
Flash Gordon (1980)
Flight to Mars (1951)
The Fly (1958)
The Fly (1986)
The Food of the Gods (1976)
Forbidden Planet (1956)
The Giant Gila Monster (1959)
God Told Me To (1976)
Hollywood Boulevard (1976)
I Married a Monster from Outer Space (1958)
I, Monster (1971)
Independence Day (1996)
Invaders from Mars (1953)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1955)
The Invisible Boy (1957)
The Island of Dr Moreau (1977)
The Island of Dr Moreau (1996)
Island of Lost Souls (1933)
It Came from Outer Space (1953)
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)
Judge Dredd (1995)
King Kong (1976)
Kingu Kongu no gyakushû (1967)
Kronos (1957)
The Lost World (1925)
The Lost World (1960)
Mad Max 2 (1981)
The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
Master of the World (1961)
Metropolis (1927)
Missile to the Moon (1958)
Mysterious Island (1961)
The Nutty Professor (1963)
The Nutty Professor (1996)
On the Beach (1959)
One Million B.C. (1940)
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Plan 9 from Outer Space (1958)
Planet of the Apes (1967)
2 (1957)
Quatermass and the Pit (1967)
The Quatermass Xperiment (1955)
Queen of Outer Space (1958)
Return of the Fly (1959)
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)
RoboCop (1987)
Robot Jox (1989)
Robot Monster (1953)
Rocketship X-M (1950)
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
Scontri stellari oltre la terza dimensione (1978)
She (1965)
Short Circuit (1986)
Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)
Sleeper (1973)
Soylent Green (1973)
Star Wars (1977)
Teenage Cave Man (1958)
The Terminator (1984)
Terror is a Man (1959)
The Thief of Bagdad: An Arabian Fantasy (1940)
Things to Come (1936)
This Island Earth (1955)
Time After Time (1979)
The Time Machine (1960)
Time Tracers (1996)
The Time Travelers (1964)
Total Recall (1990)
Village of the (1965)
Virtuosity (1995)
Le Voyage dans la lune (1902)
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
The War of the Worlds (1952)
Waterworld (1995)
Westworld (1973)
White Zombie (1932)
World without End (1956)
Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952)