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Explore the evolution of sci-fi from its origins as a small genre with a cult following to the blockbuster pop-cultural phenomenon we know today. In each episode, James Cameron introduces one of the “Big Questions” that humankind has contemplated throughout the ages and reaches back into sci-fi’s past to better understand how our favorite films, TV shows, books, and video games were born.

  1. James Cameron


Series Cast

  1. James Cameron

    James Cameron


    6 Episodes

  2. Amy Nicholson

    Amy Nicholson

    6 Episodes

  3. Matt Singer

    6 Episodes

  4. Ridley Scott

    Ridley Scott


    5 Episodes

  5. Peter Capaldi

    Peter Capaldi


    4 Episodes

  6. George Lucas

    George Lucas


    3 Episodes

  7. Guillermo del Toro

    Guillermo del Toro


    2 Episodes

  8. Whoopi Goldberg

    Whoopi Goldberg


    2 Episodes

  9. Gareth Edwards

    Gareth Edwards


    2 Episodes

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

Season 1

2018 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction premiered on April 29, 2018.

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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