Top 20 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix 2023

Top 20 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix 2023: The truly excellent ones, at least, do. It’s true that campy invasion blockbusters are entertaining as well, but it’s nice to have a few more serious sci-fi options, which is why Netflix’s selection is so strong. The large library of high-caliber science fiction films that the streaming juggernaut owns, both original and from other studios, is constantly expanding. But, the algorithm can only go so far in assisting you in choosing what to watch, which is why we ourselves added the human factor. These are the top sci-fi films currently available on Netflix. Whether you’re seeking for alien invasions, superheroes, space travel, technological perils, or futuristic visions, it’s an exciting time for speculative fiction.

Top 20 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix 2023

S.NoMovie NameLanguageYear
5Edge of TomorrowEnglish2014
6Ad AstraEnglish2019
7Orbiter 9Spanish2017
11Geostorm English2017
12 PK Hindi2014
13 Extinction English2018 
14 Oxygen English2021
15 Awe! Telugu2018 
16 Cargo Hindi 2019
17 Oblivion English2013 
18 The Adam Project English2022
19 Bird Box English2018
20 Annihilation English 2018

1 – Interstellar

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Michael Caine, Matt Damon, and others

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

IMDb: 8.6

Story: Future Earth will become uninhabitable due to a widespread crop blight and a second Dust Bowl. NASA physicist Professor Brand (Michael Caine) is developing strategies to save humanity by transferring Earth’s inhabitants via a wormhole to a new planet. But first, Brand needs to send Matthew McConaughey’s character Cooper, a former NASA pilot, and a team of scientists through the wormhole and across the galaxy to determine which of three planets might serve as humanity’s future home.

2 – Inception

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tom Hardy, and others

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

IMDb: 8.8

Story: The paradoxical duty of instilling an idea into the head of a C.E.O. is handed to a burglar who steals corporate secrets via dream-sharing technology, but his tragic history could doom the endeavor and his team to failure.

3 – Tenet

Starring: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, and others

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

IMDb: 7.3

Story: A protagonist travels through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will develop in a manner that is not consistent with our perception of time while carrying just one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire globe.

4 – Passengers

Starring: Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Sheen, and others

Directed by: Morten Tyldum

IMDb: 7

Story: In a spacecraft headed for a far-off colony planet, a sleeping pod malfunction causes one passenger to awaken 90 years early.

5 – Edge of Tomorrow

Starring: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Brendan Gleeson, and others

Directed by: Doug Liman

IMDb: 7.9

Story: Every time a soldier fighting aliens dies, the day starts over, allowing him to constantly relive the same day.

6 – Ad Astra

Starring: Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga, and others

Directed by:

IMDb: 8

Story: Astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.

7 – Orbiter 9

Starring: Álex González, Clara Lago, Andrés Parra, and others

Directed by: Hatem Khraiche

IMDb: 5.9

Story: Since her birth 20 years ago, Helena has resided on a starship. After Lex fixes the oxygen supply, she encounters her first living person outside her deceased parents. It’s not as simple as it seems.

8 – Mirage

Starring: Álvaro Morte, Adriana Ugarte, Chino Darín, and others

Directed by: Oriol Paulo

IMDb: 7.4

Story: There were two storms, 25 years apart. a woman was killed. The daughter was absent. Only a week to find out the truth.

9 – Spiderhead

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Miles Teller, Ben Knight, and others

Directed by: Joseph Kosinski

IMDb: 5.4

Story: In the not-too-distant future, inmates will have the option of voluntarily participating in medical research in exchange for a shorter sentence. One of these patients begins to question the validity of his sensations after ingesting a novel drug that can elicit sentiments of love.

10 – Jung_E

Starring: Kang Soo-Yeon, Park So-yi, Kim Hyun-joo, and others

Directed by: Yeon Sang-ho

IMDb: 5.4

Story: A researcher at an AI facility spearheads the attempt to put an end to a civil war in a post-apocalyptic near-future by replicating the brain of a valiant soldier—her mother.

11 – Geostorm

Starring: Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Daniel Wu, and others

Directed by: Dean Devlin

IMDb: 5.4

Story: It’s a race against time for the satellite network’s designer to identify the real threat before a global Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone as the network of satellites built to govern the global climate starts to attack Earth.

12 – PK

Starring: Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput, and others

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

IMDb: 8.1

Story: The sole tool an alien on Earth has to contact his spaceship is lost. His naiveté and innocent inquiries compel the nation to consider how its religious beliefs affect its citizens.

13 – Extinction

Starring: Michael Peña, Lizzy Caplan, and others

Directed by: Ben Young

IMDb: 5.8

Story: A father frequently dreams that his family is lost. When a force intent on destruction invades the world, his worst nightmare becomes reality. He discovers a hidden strength while fighting for their lives to protect them from harm.

14 – Oxygen

Starring: Mélanie Laurent, Mathieu Amalric, and others

Directed by: Alexandre Aja

IMDb: 6.5

Story: In a cryogenic room, a woman awakens without any memory of how she got there. She needs to reconstruct her memory in order to escape her nightmare as she is running out of oxygen.

15 – Awe!

Starring: Kajal Aggarwal, Nithya Menen, Srinivas Avasaralak, and others

Directed by: Prasanth Varma

IMDb: 7.6

Story: Odd (many) people frequently cross paths at restaurants where they have transformative experiences that help us learn more about a single person.

16 – Cargo

Starring: Vikrant Massey, Shweta Tripathi, and others

Directed by: Arati Kadav

IMDb: 5.6

Story:  While she works with enigmatic Cargos that arrive on the spaceship, a young female astronaut who joins a solitary astronaut has challenges in her career.

17 – Oblivion

Starring: Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, and others

Directed by: Joseph Kosinski

IMDb: 7

Story: A veteran sent to gather the last of Earth’s resources starts to doubt his knowledge of both himself and his task.

18 – The Adam Project

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Walker Scobell, Mark Ruffalo

Directed by: Shawn Levy

IMDb: 6.7

Story: Time-traveling fighter pilot Adam Reed hooks up with his 12-year-old self for a mission to prevent the future from happening after unintentionally landing in 2022.

19 – Bird Box


Directed by:

IMDb: 8

Story:  Time-traveling Fighter pilot Adam Reed unexpectedly lands in 2022 and teams up with his 12-year-old self for a mission to stop the future from happening.

20- Annihilation

Starring: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, and others

Directed by: Alex Garland

IMDb: 6.8

Story: A biologist and former soldier named Lena joins an investigation to learn what happened to her spouse inside Area X, a shady phenomena that is spreading along the American shoreline. Once inside, the expedition finds a world of mutant flora and fauna that is both life- and sanity-threatening and as stunning as it is frightening.

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