Entertainment Weekly named The Matrix as number one on its list of the top 25 science fiction movies or TV shows of the past 25 years, followed closely by SCI FI Channel’s original series Battlestar Galactica. The issue hits newsstands on May 7.
Other titles on the list include 1982’s Blade Runner, Fox’s The X-Files and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan.
Rounding out the top 10: Brazil, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Aliens and John Carpenter’s remake of The Thing.
The magazine will feature covers with images of cast members from NBC’s hit series Heroes, which ranked number 18. (NBC is owned by NBC Universal, which also owns SCIFI.COM and SCI FI Channel.)
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