Apple TV+ brings their spin on alien invasions in October with Invasion, which crisscrosses the globe to follow different characters in different countries and circumstances as aliens threaten the world.
A former Green Beret turned high school science teacher, Dan Forester is one of the hundreds drafted to time travel to the year 2051 and help the few remaining humans fight a war against the invading Whitespike aliens, who have decimated the population and the planet.
Prime Video offered up summer blockbuster thrills this past weekend with The Tomorrow War, which is solid, mindless fun if you don’t think too hard about the logistics of the time travel or strategy of the future to fight their war against an alien invasion.
Ivan Reitman’s Evolution debuted in theaters in June of 2001 and, clearly expecting it to be a much bigger hit than it was, an animated series arrived in the fall of that year on Fox Kids, Alienators: Evolution Continues, which kept some of the characters and general premise but changed things into a sort of Extreme Ghostbusters style show where a special team was created to battle the threat of alien mutations that arrive on Earth on a meteor.
Dubbed the “Blood General” after using a weapon that killed millions in a galactic civil war and left him dishonorably discharged, James Ford is reinstated for a mission to prevent a deadly alien invasion from destroying all of humanity.
Unfortunately coming out the same summer as the juggernaut that was Independence Day, Mars Attacks! got overshadowed and was considered a box office bomb upon its release but it’s gotten more positive reception and a cult following in the years since 1996. Check out the entire movie in the latest Everything Action Theater.
Bruce Willis is a retired soldier brought back into action on a mission to make a preemptive strike against a newly discovered, and hostile, alien civilization in the upcoming sci-fi action movie Cosmic Sin, which co-stars Frank Grillo.
Captured by Psychlo security chief Terl, Jonnie Goodboy Tyler is forced to lead his fellow humans in an operation to find gold but they instead uncover a cache of ancient weapons and plot a way to free themselves from their alien overlords.