Top 5 Alien Invasion movies of 21st century

As many of you like watching movies which are beyond your imagination. Especially alien invasion movies and it is true that one day our earth might get attacked by some unknown entities from outer space cause we are not alone. So here are some top 5 alien invasion movies which are worth your time and you may learn some surviving tricks to last longer.

1. War of the Worlds (2005)

The film follows an American dock worker who is forced to look after his children, from whom he lives separately, as he struggles to protect them and reunite them with their mother when extraterrestrials invade the Earth and devastate cities with giant war machines. This was Gene Barry’s final film before his retirement that year and his death in 2009.  

IMDB: 6.5/10

Rotten tomatoes: 75%

If you like the movie where the father with a son and a daughter struggle to survive the Alien invasion, this is perfect for you.

2. Battle Los angeles (2011)

The film is set in modern-day Los Angeles and follows a Marine Staff Sergeant played by Aaron Eckhart who leads a platoon of U.S. Marines, joined by other stranded military personnel, during a global alien invasion. The ensemble cast includes Michelle Rodriguez, Ramon Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Ne-Yo, and Michael Peña.

IMDB : 5.7/10

Rotten Tomatoes: 35%

This movie have some badass and close military battle against alien invasion, you should try this.

3. The day the earth stood Still(2008)

A remake of the 1951 classic science fiction film about an alien visitor and his giant robot counterpart who visit Earth.

IMDB: 5.5/10

Rotten tomatoes:21%

 This movie is good, The alien will gives you a lesson for destroying your own planet by global warning , forest fire and excessive waste done by human.

4. The 5th Wave (2016)

The story follows 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan as she tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of alien invasions that have decimated the Earth’s population.

IMDB :5.2/10

Rotten Tomatoes: 15%

5. Skyline (2010)

Skyline is a 2010 American science fiction disaster film directed by Greg and Colin Strause. It stars Eric Balfour, Scottie Thompson, Brittany Daniel, Crystal Reed, David Zayas, and Donald Faison as a group of Los Angeles residents who witness an alien invasion while in a condominium.

IMDB: 4.4/10

Rotten Tomatoes: 16%

 Don’t look into the alien or you will be consumed by it.

In conclusion, Some movies looks famous and some are not and may have thought I selected the random movies but if you start from first to last , it’s really worth your time.


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