Looking for a great sci-fi movie to stream on Netflix right now? Venture no further than HitFix's list of, yes, the "15 greatest sci-fi movies streaming on Netflix right now"! From blockbusters (E.T., you may have heard of it?) to cult comedies (the Star Trek-spoofing Galaxy Quest) to silent classics (Melies's seminal A Trip to the Moon) to little-seen arthouse films (Shane Carruth's festival fave Upstream Color), the list is sure to have something for everyone. 

Check out the full list of recommendations in the video embedded above and below.

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.