You will find a lot of films on the various streaming services, so sometimes you can’t see the forest for the trees. Today FilmTotaal has selected four sci-fi films for you that you absolutely must see at least once.
The Matrix Resurrections (2021)
Direction: Lana Wachowski | Cast: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jessica Henwick, and others | Can be seen at: HBO Max
Neo is trapped in the world of the Matrix again, but is unaware of this. He takes the blue pill and goes to a therapist. This changes when a man enters Neo’s life to make it clear to him that his reality is fake. His life turns out to be nothing more than a pipe dream.
Direction: Christopher Nolan | Cast: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Kenneth Branagh, et al | Can be seen at: HBO Max
An American secret agent is charged with preventing a new world war. Together with Neil, another top agent, he has to go after a Russian arms dealer. Armed with an important keyword, the two travel through a twilight world of international espionage that takes place outside the existing time streams.
Twelve Monkeys (1995)
Direction: Terry Gilliam | Cast: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, and others | Can be seen at: Prime Video
James Cole, a prisoner, is sent back in time to discover the origins of a deadly virus that has wiped out most of humanity. However, his time travel goes wrong: he ends up in a year where no one believes him anymore and everyone thinks he is crazy.
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Direction: Michael Dougherty | Cast: Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown, and others | Can be seen at: HBO Max
Scientist Emma Russell has developed a technology that can control ancient mega monsters like Godzilla. However, in her mission she drags all of humanity along with her. The fate of the world hangs in the balance as the titans Mothra, Rodan and King Ghidorah rise and battle for power. It’s up to Godzilla to stop the monsters.