MRQE Ranks: Cinema's Best Alien Invasion Movies

Cinema's Best Alien Invasion Movies

Some will come to wipe out humanity, some will come to seduce our women, and others will come just to live amongst us. Who doesn't love a good alien invasion flick, to remind us all what it means to be human? We rank all the great films that come to define the genre.
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Alien (1979) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) - MRQE Metric: 86 Rate it! 86
The Thing (1982) - MRQE Metric: 85 Rate it! 85
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) - MRQE Metric: 81 Rate it! 81
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) - MRQE Metric: 80 Rate it! 80
Them! (1954) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
District 9 (2009) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Men in Black (1997) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
The War of the Worlds (1953) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Cloverfield (2008) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Star Trek: First Contact (1996) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Predator (1987) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Dark City (1998) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Signs (2002) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
Superman II (1980) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
The X Files (1998) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
Starship Troopers (1997) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
Monsters vs Aliens (2009) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
Independence Day (1996) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
They Live (1988) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
Transformers (2007) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
The Arrival (1996) - MRQE Metric: 61 Rate it! 61
Mars Attacks! (1996) - MRQE Metric: 61 Rate it! 61
The Faculty (1998) - MRQE Metric: 60 Rate it! 60
The Blob (1988) - MRQE Metric: 59 Rate it! 59
Evolution (2001) - MRQE Metric: 55 Rate it! 55
What Planet Are You From? (2000) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959) - MRQE Metric: 49 Rate it! 49
Sphere (1998) - MRQE Metric: 48 Rate it! 48