List Your Favorite Space Based Movies/Shows.

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  1. maynard

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    Spaceballs

    sadly, Planet of the Cheap Special Effects never got made
     
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    Its writers got lost in a nebula made of alcohol vapors while they were searching for inspiration. They will possibly show up when they run out of pretzels & beer nuts.
     
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    it was Michael O'Donoghue from National Lampoon and Chevy Chase

    at least one of them is dead
     
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    Of course...
    Star Wars
    Star Trek

    Somehow I never saw Babylon 5 in the 90's (alot going on in my life back then, newly married, kids, moving to several houses, job changes... oiy). Now I've just started Season 5. GREAT SHOW!

    The Expanse - awesome show. It's sort of how I picture SC working.

    How about Planet of the Apes?
    Some Twilight Zone episodes
     
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    The best always pass way too soon & well before the rest of us are ready.
     
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    Many great movies already mentioned, maybe add
    Sunshine
    Moon
    Gravity

    Does E.T. Count?

    There will be a "Lost in space"- Netflix series in 2018! So keep an eye on that guys
     
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    Wanted to say Dr. Who and District 9, too (but its not really space based, isn't it? (I'm always imagining myself as british gentleman when i say that))
    totally forgot Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
    Red Dwarf heard about it several times, but i don't think its a big thing yet in germany.
     
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    Stargate SG-1
    Firefly
    Valarian and the City of a Thousand World
     
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    Well, District 9 (and Edge of Tomorrow, as well) are both set on earth but they happen to have aliens and spaceships in them. Doctor Who, though, involves quite a bit of space travel. The TARDIS is, after all, a space ship.
     
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    No one listed Star Blazers? Whatsa matta with you all?

    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz263xIQmvo

    That other stuff is good, but this is the coolest ship ever! I could wipe out a fleet of Kingships with the Argo's Wave Motion Gun. Episode after episode, the Argo destroyed entire fleets of Javelin-like ships. I also like reading Warhammer 40,000 novels, give those a try.
     
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    Space balls enough said![​IMG]
     
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    This list could be going on for ever... These are the first ones that comes to mind....

    Aliens (Dropship)
    Star Wars (The Empire/First Order)
    Star Trek (Mostly the Birds of prey)
    Elysium
    District 9
    Edge of tomorrow
    Kill command


    And so on... :slight_smile:
     
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    Star Wars
    Star Trek
    Battlestar Galactica (both series)
    Babylon V
    Robotech / Macross
    Enders Game
    Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
    Stargate SG1, Atlantis, Beyond Universe
    Transformers original animated series and some of the movies
    The Orville
    2001 : A Space Odyssey
    2010
    Independence Day (not ID2)
    Alien series
    Armageddon
    Spaceballs
    Airplane II
    Avatar
    Dune
    Fifth Element
    Firefly/Serenity
    Apollo 13
    The Black Hole
    Farscape
    Andromeda
    Buck Rogers
    Dr. Who

    Edit
    Forgot Moonraker
     
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    Well y'all have started the good ones...
    So I'll go with:
    All of them.

    Star Wars
    Battlestar Galactica
    Babylon 5
    Firefly
    The Expanse
    Star Trek

    And because no one has mentioned it:
     
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    This is such a great list.
     
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