18 great sci-fi movies you can watch right now on Netflix Instant

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May 8, 2013

There are a ton of great sci-fi movies available right now on Netflix. But where to start? No worries -- we have your back.

We went ahead and slogged through all the B-movies and mediocre blockbusters to come up with a list of 18 movies well worth your time, and all of them are available right now via Netflix Instant.

From superheroes to under-the-radar flicks from hit directors, there’s enough here to keep even the most eclectic fan distracted for at least a good weekend or two. Of course, if movies aren’t your thing, you could always kick back and watch a sci-fi TV series.

Still here? Good, get the popcorn ready. Here we go ...