Science fiction is one genre that almost everyone, irrespective of age or gender, gets excited about mostly because it shows what the future might hold. Fortunately, 2020 has a lot of exciting sci-fi projects from Hollywood. While the most anticipated is definitely Nolan's big-budget time-bender Tenet, there are a few big sci-fi movies from Tom Hanks and Ryan Reynolds this year.

1. Tenet

Christopher Nolan's next is a time-bending science-fiction movie about a secret agent tasked with preventing World War III through time travel. With a budget of $225 million, expect Tenet to be the most spectacular film of 2020. Movie releases July 17, 2020.

Cast: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, and Elizabeth Debicki

2. Dune

With sci-fi legend Denis Villeneuve directing, Hans Zimmer providing the music, and Josh Brolin and Dave Bautista starring, Dune is already one of the most hyped 2020 sci-fi Hollywood film. Dune is the story of a journey to the desert planet Arrakis, the only source of the most valuable substance in the universe. Movie releases December 18, 2020.

Cast: Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, and Josh Brolin

3. Godzilla Vs. Kong

Godzilla Vs. Kong is yet another big sci-fi movie this year. It brings together Godzilla and King Kong in a shared universe for the first time. It will act as a direct sequel to Godzilla: King of the Monsters and Kong: Skull Island. Movie releases November 20, 2020.

Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, and Rebecca Hall

4. The Invisible Man

A loose modern adaptation of the novel of the same name by H. G. Wells, The Invisible Man is a psychological thriller about a girl trapped in a violent, controlling relationship with a wealthy and brilliant scientist. Movie releases February 28, 2020.

Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, and Aldis Hodge

5. Free Guy

Part of the unofficial Ryan Reynolds universe is Free Guy, the unusual sci-fi story of a guy stuck in a video game world, styled similar to Grand Theft Auto and Fortnite. Taika Waititi also stars in this comic caper. Movie releases July 03, 2020.

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Joe Keery, and Lil Rel Howery


BIOS is an exciting upcoming sci-fi story of an ailing inventor, the last man on Earth, who builds an android to keep him and his dog company and goes on a journey across the country. Essentially, Forrest Gump on steroids. Movie releases October 02, 2020.

Cast: Tom Hanks, Caleb Landry Jones, and Samira Wiley