Action/Sci-Fi

Learn more about how this subgenre weaves gunplay, space battles, invented weaponry, and other sci-fi elements into exciting action film premises.
Jurassic Park — Using Theme to Craft Character
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Avatar - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
The Unrealized Potential Of Ready Player One
By Just Write
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes | Perspective in Storytelling
By Films&Stuff
Escape from New York - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
How Not To Reboot A Movie
By The Closer Look
How The RoboCop Movies Changed
By Georg Rockall-Schmidt
Jurassic Park Analysis - Themes, Tension & CGI
By Jack's Movie Reviews
Jurassic Park - Pushing The Limits of Visual Effects
By kaptainkristian
Planet of the Apes: Science Fiction of Social Fears
By The Take by ScreenPrism
The Day Jurassic Park Died
By Entertain The Elk
The Enduring Legacy of 'Jurassic Park'
By Fandor
Video Essay: The T-Rex Attack in “Jurassic Park” (1993)
By Jonathan Foster
The Terminator: A Story Built on Archetype
By Storytellers
How The Famous Water Cup Scene In Jurassic Park Was Shot
By Fandor
Pacific Rim: Symbolism of Mechs & Monsters | ft. Jonathan Pageau
By Storytellers
1933: King Kong - How Early Special Effects Created the 8th Wonder of the World
By One Hundred Years of Cinema
Are Apes People? - Planet of the Apes | Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Avatar: Interview with James Cameron
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Avatar - James Cameron Interview
By IGN
Deep Focus: War Against the Machines: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
By Steven Santos
DP/30 2009: Jim Cameron on Avatar, Just Before Opening
By DP/30: The Oral History Of Hollywood
Dr. Ellie Sattler | The Most Important Character of Jurassic Park
By Essays on Frame
How Jurassic Park Changed
By Georg Rockall-Schmidt
How Not To Adapt A Movie
By Nerdwriter1
How The Predator Movies Changed Over Time
By Georg Rockall-Schmidt
How The Terminator Movies Have Changed
By Georg Rockall-Schmidt
James Cameron introduces The Abyss | Film4
By Film4
Jurassic Park: Finding the Lost World
By Digging Deeper
Jurassic Park Part 1: Light and Magic
By Randy Chelmsford
Jurassic Park Part 2: Spielberg vs. Crichton
By Randy Chelmsford
Jurassic Park’s Sequel Problem
By Patrick (H) Willems
Movie Structure Breakdown: Avatar
By Six Act Structure
Paranoia in Escape From New York
By Fandor
Predator 2 - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
PREDATOR (Explored)
By FilmComicsExplained
Predator – Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Predator: Why Is It So Good?
By Rossatron
Ready Gamergater One | Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Ready Player One: A Cautionary Tale
By Vedant Naik
Robocop - Exploring an Action Masterpiece
By Rossatron
Serenity: Exploring the Genre Frontier
By Digging Deeper
Terminator 2 & The Forgotten Art of Blockbuster Cinema
By mikehill.design
The Giant Mistake - Ready Player One
By Nando v Movies
The hidden depths of STARSHIP TROOPERS (film analysis)
By Collative Learning
The Importance of Jurassic Park’s Soundtrack - Score UnCovered
By Old Tin Man
The Only Jurassic Park Sequel That Matters
By Patrick (H) Willems
The Predator - A Postmortem - What Went Wrong?
By Georg Rockall-Schmidt
The Remaker: King Kong 1933 vs. 1976 vs. 2005
By Alternating Line
The Terminator - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
The World of Pandora Explained | James Cameron's Avatar
By HN Entertainment
Transformers: What the Soundtrack Could Have Been
By Sideways
TRON: Legacy - Crafting an Unforgettable World
By Matt Draper
Why Speed Racer is a masterpiece
By Flick Fanatics
Why TRANSFORMERS (2007) Works - A Video Essay
By iamthatroby
Alien Covenant - Playing God
By Renegade Cut
Giving 'The Predator' A Chance
By Rossatron
The Remaker: Robocop (1987) vs. Robocop (2014)
By Alternating Line
The Yautja (Predators Explained)
By FilmComicsExplained