Star Wars voted best sci-fi movie
The original Star Wars film has topped a new online poll carried out by Moviefone to find the best science fiction movie of all time.
The 1977 George Lucas movie, starring Harrison Ford as Han Solo, Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia and Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, was closely followed by the franchise's second film, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back in the poll, reports thefemalefirst.co.uk.
Battlefield Earth, the 2000 John Travolta film about a group of humans fighting extinction by a race of aliens, was voted the worst sci-fi movie in the poll.
The top five sci-fi films of all time is:
1. Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope
2. Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back
4. The Matrix 4
5. Blade Runner