12 interesting recent Sci Fi movies you probably missed.

If you are like me than you probably ran out of good Sci Fi movies to watch years ago and gave up on anything special coming more than once a year. To add another benefit to streaming video films that never hit the big screen but are worth watching are popping up more and more. If you are ready to tap into your inner mind boggling frontal lobe explorer, than these films are for you.

Synchronicity

A physicist (Chad McKnight) travels back and forth in time to prevent a seductive woman (Brianne Davis) and a ruthless tycoon (Michael Ironside) from stealing his invention.
Initial release: July 22, 2015

Lazer Team

After stumbling across an alien crash site, four small-town misfits (Burnie Burns, Gavin Free, Michael Jones) must use an extraterrestrial battle suit to save mankind.
Initial release: January 27, 2016 (United Kingdom)

Southbound

Southbound is a 2015 American anthology horror film directed by Radio Silence, Roxanne Benjamin, David Bruckner, and Patrick Horvath.Wikipedia
Initial release: September 16, 2015

The Witch (Horror)

The Witch is a 2015 historical period supernatural horror film written and directed by Robert Eggers in his directorial debut and stars Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw, Ellie Grainger and Lucas Dawson. Wikipedia
Initial release: March 3, 2016 (Brazil)

10 Cloverfield Lane

After surviving a car accident, Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) wakes up to find herself in an underground bunker with two men. Howard (John Goodman) tells her that a massive chemical attack has rendered the air unbreathable, and their only hope of survival is to remain inside. Despite the comforts of home, Howard’s controlling and menacing nature makes Michelle want to escape. After taking matters into her own hands, the young woman finally discovers the truth about the outside world.
Release date: March 11, 2016 (USA)

Midnight Special

Midnight Special is a 2016 American-Greek science fiction film written and directed by Jeff Nichols, and produced by Sarah Green and Brian Kavanaugh-Jones. A father and son go on the run, pursued by the government and a cult drawn to the child’s special powers.
Initial release: February 16, 2016 (Paris)

Hardcore Henry (New film tech)

A man wakes up in a Moscow laboratory to learn that he’s been brought back from the dead as a half-human, half-robotic hybrid. With no memory of his former life, a woman who claims to be his wife tells him that his name is Henry. Before she can activate his voice, armed thugs storm in and kidnap her. As Henry starts to understand his new abilities, he embarks on a bloody rampage through the city to save his spouse from a psychopath (Danila Kozlovsky) who plans to destroy the world.
Initial release: April 7, 2016 (Russia)

High-Rise

High-Rise is a 2015 British science fiction dystopian drama directed by Ben Wheatley, starring Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Luke Evans, and Elisabeth Moss. Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.
Initial release: April 14, 2016 (Russia)

West World (TV Series)

Westworld isn’t your typical amusement park. Intended for rich vacationers, the futuristic park — which is looked after by robotic “hosts” — allows its visitors to live out their fantasies through artificial consciousness. No matter how illicit the fantasy may be, there are no consequences for the park’s guests, allowing for any wish to be indulged. “Westworld” — which is based on the 1973 Michael Crichton movie of the same name — features an all-star cast that includes Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins and Golden Globe winner Ed Harris.

Time Lapse

Time Lapse is a 2014 American indie sci-fi thriller and the directorial debut of Bradley King. The film centers upon a group of friends who discover a machine that can take pictures of things 24 hours.
Initial release: April 12, 2014

Project Almanac (Teens)

Project Almanac is a 2015 American found footage science fiction thriller film directed by Dean Israelite and written by Jason Harry Pagan and Andrew Deutschman. A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.

Ex Machina

Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson) a programmer at a huge Internet company, wins a contest that enables him to spend a week at the private estate of Nathan Bateman (Oscar Isaac), his firm’s brilliant CEO. When he arrives, Caleb learns that he has been chosen to be the human component in a Turing test to determine the capabilities and consciousness of Ava (Alicia Vikander), a beautiful robot. However, it soon becomes evident that Ava is far more self-aware and deceptive than either man imagined.
Release date: April 24, 2015 (USA)

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