Could we build an Enterprise?

We give our onscreen sci-fi a fair amount of leeway, given that what might be scientifically accurate might not make for effective spectacle—like the pew-pew of Star Wars’ laser pistols. But are there any that hold up to true scrutiny?

Looking at this list of science fiction movies from Armageddon to Serenity, it’s clear that science wasn’t foremost on the filmmakers’ minds. Only movies that were docudramas about the very rigors of getting humans into outer space—Apollo 13 and The Right Stuff—earned passing grades.

See the chart here

It's only fair to share. ..Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInPin on PinterestShare on TumblrShare on RedditEmail this to someone