In 2008, Marvel Studios released Iron Man and created the most celebrated film franchise known to humanity. After Iron Man, other films for other superheroes, such as Thor, Captain America, and Ant-Man, were produced. From there, Movie theatres sold movie tickets, and memorabilia sold out of the wazoo. And this was after Sony’s X-Men films were popular in the early 2000s, along with more recently Ryan Reynolds’ exceptionally successful go as the Merc with the Mouth, Deadpool. However, it is worth noting how monetarily beneficial the actor’s performances were to their bank accounts.
Are ratings and reviews hat important? Film history has shown us time and time again that a movie that upon release might’ve been maligned could gain a completely new reevaluation in the future. This happens with every genre, but sci-fi has given use some real underrated gems in the past couple of decades. Without further ado, here are five of the most underrated sci-fi films of the century so far.