Ten series available on all platforms between undercover aliens and parallel worlds
November 4, 2021 at 10:55 am
Five ordinary people around the world struggle to make sense of the chaos that has formed around them after Earth is visited by an alien species that threatens humanity’s existence. It is the plot of “Invasion”the show in ten episodes on Apple Tv + created by Simon Kinberg and David Weil, which brings the coming of the extraterrestrials. Here are ten other series, between great classics and new cult, where the boundary between the human and the alien becomes increasingly blurred …
- “Doctor Who”- TimVision and Prime Video
- “Rick and Morty“- Netflix
- “Rosewell, New Mexico“- Infinity +
- “V – Visitors” – Kilos
- “Gravity Falls“- Disney +
- “Regular show“- Now
- “War of the worlds“- Disney +
- “Colony“- Netflix
- “Defiance“- Prime Video
- “X-Files“- Disney +
British series produced by BBC starting in 1963 which saw new light in the 2005, after sixteen years of stalemate. The alien Doctor with human features explores the universe aboard the TARDIS, a sentient machine capable of traveling in space and time and, if necessary, sheds its skin: the Matt Smith of “The crown”. 12 current seasons, 200 episodes available.
On TimVision And Prime Video
Rick and Morty
Scientist Rick has moved to his daughter Beth’s home, forcing himself to live with her husband and her two grandchildren, Morty and Summer; these soon become companions on his travels between universes and parallel inhabitants. Elected as best animated program in both 2018 and 2020, it’s a parody of the film “Back to the Future”, the fifth season was released on October 22 last.
Roswell, New Mexico
Remake of the show “Roswell” that accompanied Millennials during their teens in the early 2000s, is always set in the New Mexico town where aliens with supernatural abilities live undercover. A violent attack reveals their presence and the politics of fear and hatred threaten to expose them. 3 seasons ongoing, 13 episodes per season.
On Infinity +
V – Visitors
Two seasons, for a total of 23 episodes, remake of the “Visitors” series of 1983 created by Kenneth Johnson, who has seen his creature adapt to the small screen in several times. Not all aliens are as cute as Yoda, ET, or Alf, Johnson seems to be saying: an extraterrestrial race of reptiles coming to Earth disguised as humans, despite apparent good intentions, hides a sinister plan.
THE twins Dipper and Mabel Pines spend a summer in the mysterious town of Gravity Falls, Oregon, with their great-uncle Stan who works in a gadget shop for tourists and tourists: the Kingdom of the Mystery. Just as they believe they must give in to boredom, brother and sister discover a mystery secret Diaryin the woods, which reveals to them some details about the city and its inhabitants.
On Disney +
The blue jay Mordecai and his best friend, the raccoon Rigbythey struggle with the daily duties of their job as guardians of the municipal park: the “regularity” of the show, as the title says, is however constantly interrupted by surreal incursions of people or things … A Emmy Award and eight seasons, air on Cartoon Network from 2009 to 2017.
War of the worlds
Franco-English reinterpretation of the novel by HG Wells – from which Spielberg had taken one of the most famous film versions in 2005 – which moves the setting into Contemporary France, where survivors of an alien attack must unite to survive. Creator and screenwriter Howard Overman had already approached the sci-fi genre with the cult series “Misfits”.
On Disney +
Los Angeles it has been occupied by a force of external intruders and a family, in order to survive by remaining united, is faced with impossible decisions: while some people have chosen to collaborate with the new authorities, others have suffered the consequences of the rebellion. The main character is Josh Hollowaythe creator is Carlton Cuse: both names known for “Lost”.
Thirty years after the arrival of various alien races, in 2046, the planet Earth is unrecognizable: new landscape, new rules. In the city of Defiance, where St. Louis once stood, come the mysterious Nolan and its manager Irisa. As they settle in the city, between aliens and humans, strange phenomena begin that threaten the fragile peace. Three seasonsconcluded in 2015.
On Prime Video
The sci-fi series par excellence, aired between 1993 and 2018, with the iconic faces of David Duchovny And Gillian Anderson in the shoes of two agents ofFBI in the office called the X-Files, dealing with cases of unexplained paranormal phenomena; he really believes it, she is skeptical. 16 Emmy Award including Best Drama Actress 1997, a BAFTA, two SAGs.
On Disney +