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Films with spaceships
Bloodsuckers from Outer Space. It tells the true story of the seventh manned space mission and the third rocket launch that was intended to land on the moon. They hover in mid-air with no apparent propulsion system, and they appear to use some sort of warp drive that involves visual dissolution on-site. The Man Who Wasn't There. The Avengers. American Film Institute. The Chronicles of Riddick . Star Trek .
July 5, Monsters . Starship Troopers. The Giant Spider Invasion. This slideshow takes things a step further. Horror Films of the s. Tim Burton apparently wanted to make the aliens and the special effects look as fake as possible for comedy value and as a homage to alien films from previous generations. Marvel - MCU . Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. It's a fantastic ship if you can cope with the sunny disposition of the automatic doors with Genuine People Personalities and the downtrodden depressing drone of Marvin the paranoid android.
Retrieved April 14, Mann goes on to reveal that three different probes were built: a small one for long shots, approximately two feet in length; an intermediary and a hero version. Marvel - MCU . Retrieved July 26, Hidden . Body Snatchers . The Register. The Cape Canaveral Monsters.
From the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Universe, the Heart of Gold is a magnificent spaceship equipped with the infamous and revolutionary Infinite Improbability Drive making it capable of travelling anywhere in the galaxy in an instant. NEXT: An adaptable hauler. Cat-Women of the Moon. Retrieved November 23, Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe. The ship itself is nothing particularly special, being armed with just one cannon and no sign of any cloaking device, but it makes it onto our list because of the crew. So many discussions of ships in science fiction fall into the same tired debates. TV Guide. War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave. Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. But first, he'd have to get through the Guardians of the Galaxy. TechMedia Network, Inc. May 25, Not of This Earth. It's not much to look at, but it does boast some pretty special gadgetry that includes a battery which houses an entire Universe in miniature form known as a Microverse , some artificial intelligence and a vast array of hidden weaponry that appears to keep his Granddaughter Summer Safe from all threats in one episode of the show. Retrieved November 12, The sheer imbalance of the craft is delightful, with a solar panel array on one side and some kind of communications dish on the other. Decoys 2: Alien Seduction. Retrieved: 23 May
Download as PDF Printable version. We love Spaceball One for showing all the plot holes that other spaceships missed. Terror of Mechagodzilla. The ship itself is pretty special for various reasons, including the presence of the holodeck in the Next Generation version and a wide array of weaponry and tactical offensive and defensive capabilities including photon torpedoes, ramming speed and a detachable saucer for emergency situations. Consulting rocket scientist Hermann Oberth had originally intended to build an actual working rocket miniature for Lang, but was constrained by budget and schedule. Men in Black: International. Equipped with disruptor beams, high-yield photon torpedoes, various tractor beams and multi-adaptive shields these ships have a heavy arsenal to fight off any foe. July 18, A Beautiful Planet. Futurama .
For ship innovativeness, it's hard to beat the villain Reapers. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. What Planet Are You From? Current page: Page 1. Close Encounters of the Third Kind. November 14, Retrieved April 18, The Noah's Ark Principle. Lilo and Stitch . Bloodsuckers from Outer Space.
Rotten Tomatoes. NEXT: A storied classic. March 29, TechMedia Network, Inc. The Movie ". Retrieved June 16, Flesh Gordon . Please deactivate your ad blocker in order to see our subscription offer.
Starship Troopers: Invasion. And if you have a news tip, correction or comment, let us know at: community space. Battlefield Earth. If we take the movie and television franchises as a whole, the U. Mission to Mars. Ben Race Against Time. Archivo del cinema Italiano. To communicate with allies across long distances, Infinity even has superluminal communications capabilities. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. Moya offers nothing in the way of weaponry, so her only defensive manoeuvre is to activate a "starburst" which allows the spaceship to travel through space-time at incredible speeds.
Retrieved November 23, Pacific Rim . Retrieved November 15, Indiana Jones . Starship Troopers. But she is a place to live and a vessel of salvation for the crew who are perpetually trying to keep out of trouble. Retrieved 5 July Close Encounters? Equipped with disruptor beams, high-yield photon torpedoes, various tractor beams and multi-adaptive shields these ships have a heavy arsenal to fight off any foe.
Destroy All Monsters. Steven Universe: The Movie. Inside these ship entrances, gravity is a bit uncertain; the interior is filled with some sort of atmosphere that may alter how humans experience the environment. The Telegraph. Star Trek . Men in Black. Excursion to the Moon. Predator . Lilo and Stitch .
March 29, Escape from Planet Earth. Get the best of Den of Geek delivered right to your inbox! Buck Rogers serial. Archived from the original on 2 June December 13, April 28, Dread Central.
Retrieved August 17, As for the original model, it still sits proudly in the offices of New Deal…. For tons of background on the movie, visit the ultimate Pitch Black fan site here. Revolver Magazine. The Green Slime. Stargate . The Trollenberg Terror. The Atlantic.
This ship appears like a phone booth, but once you get inside the magic really starts to happen. Star Wars . Retrieved August 8, Namespaces Article Talk. For ship innovativeness, it's hard to beat the villain Reapers. Retrieved June 16, This is a massive space station that actually looks like another world. Alien vs. We did some tests early on as to texture, and what we had to do to give it the kind of scale that the Star Wars ships have. Zontar, the Thing from Venus.
Welcome to the Space Show. Not surprisingly, the design of the whale probe has proved too paltry a challenge for CGI enthusiasts, and too simple a shape for toy and model manufacturers, but you can buy the probe as an add-on in Second Life , complete with hauntingly authentic sound effects. Critters . See Rogue One for the reason why it was there. Men in Black: International. Not of This Earth . A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon. Tim Burton apparently wanted to make the aliens and the special effects look as fake as possible for comedy value and as a homage to alien films from previous generations. Science Fiction Film Directors, Meatballs .
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Frankenstein . Critters 2: The Main Course. Star Trek: Insurrection. Killer Klowns from Outer Space. Robinson Crusoe . Time Out. But there's something special about the Battlestar Galactica. While they're mainly portrayed as intruder chasers, we can't forget how smart these Reapers are. Planet of the Apes.
Zathura: A Space Adventure. Space Invasion of Lapland. NEXT: An unknowable presence. To communicate with allies across long distances, Infinity even has superluminal communications capabilities. One of the questions we barely get answered is how their amazing ships work. Mission to Mars. Invasion of Astro-Monster. Frankenstein .
StarShip Troopers . Moya offers nothing in the way of weaponry, so her only defensive manoeuvre is to activate a "starburst" which allows the spaceship to travel through space-time at incredible speeds. Transformers: The Last Knight. Effectively a reusable, vertically launched space rocket, it was used for space rescue missions and trips to Thunderbird 5 — the team's space station. Retrieved November 7, Excursion to the Moon. Max Steel . Flesh Gordon . The X-Files: Fight the Future.
That was enjoyable doing, because you had to make an environment that works for that. Earth vs. The Day the Earth Stopped. The University Press of Kentucky. The Tet. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Ad — content continues below. MFM expert J.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Flash Gordon serial. April 9, Thor: The Dark World. One of the questions we barely get answered is how their amazing ships work. British Science Fiction Cinema. Escape to Witch Mountain . Marvel - X-Men  . Another of man's journeys into AI gone bad, the film is great and the spaceship is a corker too. PowerRangers Movie.
Invasion of the Saucer Men. TechMedia Network, Inc. Aliens vs. Night Caller from Outer Space. Horizons of Cinema. The Cloverfield Paradox. June 22, And some full-size fibre-class reconstructions here.
Retrieved August 11, Pac-Man . Views Read Edit View history. From the Earth to the Moon . Ad — content continues below. December 31, Mechagodzilla ". In Palmer, R. Welcome to the Space Show. Queen of Outer Space.
Wells' The War of the Worlds. March 20, They blend biology and machine, lurking in the space between galaxy for up to 50, years, according to the Mass Effect wiki. April 22, Pinocchio in Outer Space. Early episodes simply depicted the box dematerialising in one place and materialising in another, which placed minimum strain on a limited special-effects budget and suggested a space-folding capacity similar to that of the guild navigators in Dune. Transformers: The Last Knight. June 25, El Periódico.
The Falcon, though, is surprisingly adept and adaptable. Retrieved July 20, Moya offers nothing in the way of weaponry, so her only defensive manoeuvre is to activate a "starburst" which allows the spaceship to travel through space-time at incredible speeds. Retrieved April 18, December 4, Hidden categories: Articles with short description Short description matches Wikidata. The Pod People. Bloodbath at the House of Death. Return from Witch Mountain. Marvel - Howard .
British Popular Cinema 2 ed. Pee-wee's Big Holiday. While they're mainly portrayed as intruder chasers, we can't forget how smart these Reapers are. Archived from the original on 2 June The saucer is trimmed in etched brass for detail and the top dome rendered in hammered brass with an internal light. Invasion of the Saucer Men. Under the Skin. Why is this not higher in the list? Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Share: Share on Facebook opens in a new tab Share on Twitter opens in a new tab Share on Linkedin opens in a new tab Share on email opens in a new tab Comment: Comments count: 0.
Godzilla vs. Film Genres. Hidden . We love Spaceball One for showing all the plot holes that other spaceships missed. Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius. May 18, Barton; Sanders, Steven M. Happily the Friede has actually flown since, several times. Bloody Disgusting. March 19,
Star Trek: Insurrection. Battle in Outer Space. Ronsfield, a German CGI enthusiast, has also paid tribute to the craft. Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles. Body Snatchers . Retrieved January 8, Film portal science fiction portal. Like any jet fighter worth its name, it also has great weaponry on board to help fight the evil Empire.
Marvel - Animated . Independence Day. Science Fiction Film Directors, Effectively a reusable, vertically launched space rocket, it was used for space rescue missions and trips to Thunderbird 5 — the team's space station. NEXT: A deadly lurker Reapers 'Mass Effect' franchise Electronic Arts The Mass Effect game franchise features characters valiantly trying to protect our home galaxy from baddie aliens; in a later game, a new fight begins in the Andromeda galaxy. Los Monstruos del Terror. Flash Gordon . War of the Worlds.
In Perlich, John R. I Am Number Four. Starship Troopers. Alien Invasion Arizona. We love Spaceball One for showing all the plot holes that other spaceships missed. Flesh Gordon . This UFO-like flying machine was created by mad scientist Rick Sanchez in order to aid his insane adventures around the Galaxy with his Grandson Morty. Crashed onto many planets and thrown into many scrapes, Starbug proves itself to be an extremely formidable craft. Night Caller from Outer Space. Star Wars .
The full-size prop was sold at a car auction in LA in and several times thereafter. In the classic 'Flight of the Navigator', a small boy called David is transported through space and time by an alien spacecraft from the planet Phaelon by a robotic commander known as Max short for "Trimaxion Drone Ship". And if you have a news tip, correction or comment, let us know at: community space. Ain't It Cool News. Wikipedia list article. Flash Gordon . Quatermass and the Pit. Retrieved April 18, Max and his spacecraft make it onto our list because of the comedy value of the pilot and the fascinating journey David goes on.