Movies Referenced in Pop Detective Video Essays

An ever expanding list of all the films discussed and referenced in Pop Culture Detective video essays.

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There are 60 science fiction films in this list.

  • *batteries not included
  • The Avengers
  • Back to the Future
  • Back to the Future Part II
  • Back to the Future Part III
  • Beastly
  • Blade Runner
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Captain America: The First Avenger
  • Cloud Atlas
  • Demolition Man
  • Déjà Vu
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • The Fifth Element
  • Forbidden Planet
  • G.I. Joe: Retaliation
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Idiocracy
  • In Time
  • Independence Day
  • Independence Day: Resurgence
  • The Iron Giant
  • Iron Man 2
  • Jurassic Park III
  • Jurassic World
  • The Last Starfighter
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Matrix
  • Megamind
  • The Mighty Peking Man
  • My Stepmother is an Alien
  • The Nutty Professor
  • Passengers
  • Planet of the Apes
  • Ready Player One
  • Return of the Jedi
  • RoboCop
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • The Running Man
  • Sheena
  • Sleeper
  • Star Trek
  • Star Wars
  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
  • Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Stargate
  • Starman
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • The Terminator
  • The Time Machine
  • Total Recall
  • Tron
  • TRON: Legacy
  • Twelve Monkeys
  • WALL·E
  • Weird Science