Is there life elsewhere?
NASA hopes to find signs of life on the Red Planet. We have got our fingers crossed.
In the meantime, it might be amusing to take a look at how extraterrestrial life has been portrayed in Hollywood.
Storytellers have been fascinated with life elsewhere for many centuries now, and there have been science fiction tales of alien invasions ever since the first book was written and the first film was made.
Here's a list of some films that invaded our collective consciousness recently.
Text: Shivankar Jay