SciFi Tech Talk #000098 – The Starlost

The Starlost (1973–)
The Starlost poster Rating: 6.6/10 (257 votes)
Director: N/A
Writer: Harlan Ellison
Stars: Keir Dullea, Gay Rowan, Robin Ward, William Osler
Runtime: 60 min
Rated: N/A
Genre: Sci-Fi
Released: 22 Sep 1973
Plot: A group of humans must explore a vast starship in order to find the controls to save it from destruction.

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Snowpiercer

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SciFi Tech Talk #000097 – Silent Running

Silent Running (1972)
Silent Running poster Rating: 6.8/10 (16,898 votes)
Director: Douglas Trumbull
Writer: Deric Washburn, Michael Cimino, Steven Bochco
Stars: Bruce Dern, Cliff Potts, Ron Rifkin, Jesse Vint
Runtime: 89 min
Rated: N/A
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Released: 10 Mar 1972
Plot: In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth's botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft.

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The Starlost

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SciFi Tech Talk #000096 – The State of SciFi Tech

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Silent Running

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SciFi Tech Talk #000095 – X-Men

X-Men (2000)
X-Men poster Rating: 7.4/10 (321,926 votes)
Director: Bryan Singer
Writer: Tom DeSanto (story), Bryan Singer (story), David Hayter (screenplay)
Stars: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen
Runtime: 104 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Released: 14 Jul 2000
Plot: Two mutants come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.

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To be determined. No episode next week.

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SciFi Tech Talk #000094 – WALL·E

WALL·E (2008)
WALL·E poster Rating: 8.5/10 (490,070 votes)
Director: Andrew Stanton
Writer: Andrew Stanton (original story by), Pete Docter (original story by), Andrew Stanton (screenplay), Jim Reardon (screenplay)
Stars: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard
Runtime: 98 min
Rated: G
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Released: 27 Jun 2008
Plot: In the distant future, a small waste collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.

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X-Men

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SciFi Tech Talk #000093 – Battlefield Earth

Battlefield Earth (2000)
Battlefield Earth poster Rating: 2.4/10 (57,530 votes)
Director: Roger Christian
Writer: Corey Mandell (screenplay), J.D. Shapiro (screenplay), L. Ron Hubbard (novel)
Stars: John Travolta, Barry Pepper, Forest Whitaker, Kim Coates
Runtime: 118 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Released: 12 May 2000
Plot: After enslavement & near extermination by an alien race in the year 3000, humanity begins to fight back.

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Wall-E

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SciFi Tech Talk #000092 – Oblivion

Oblivion (2013)
Oblivion poster Rating: 7.0/10 (246,902 votes)
Director: Joseph Kosinski
Writer: Karl Gajdusek (screenplay), Michael Arndt (screenplay), Joseph Kosinski (graphic novel original story)
Stars: Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko, Andrea Riseborough
Runtime: 124 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Released: 19 Apr 2013
Plot: A veteran assigned to extract Earth's remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

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Battlefield Earth

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SciFi Tech Talk #000091 – Gravity

Gravity (2013)
Gravity poster Rating: 8.1/10 (356,190 votes)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
Writer: Alfonso Cuarón, Jonás Cuarón
Stars: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen
Runtime: 91 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 04 Oct 2013
Plot: A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after a catastrophe destroys their shuttle and leaves them adrift in orbit.

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Oblivion

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SciFi Tech Talk #000090 – Star Trek: First Contact

Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
Star Trek: First Contact poster Rating: 7.6/10 (83,762 votes)
Director: Jonathan Frakes
Writer: Gene Roddenberry (television series Star Trek), Rick Berman (story), Brannon Braga (story), Ronald D. Moore (story), Brannon Braga (screenplay), Ronald D. Moore (screenplay)
Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton
Runtime: 111 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Released: 22 Nov 1996
Plot: Captain Picard and his crew pursue the Borg back in time to stop them from preventing Earth's first contact with an alien species. They also make sure that Zefram Cochrane makes his famous maiden flight at warp speed.

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Gravity

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SciFi Tech Talk #000089 – Interview with Bryan Chaffin

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Gravity

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