Stargate - USA, 1994
Director: Roland Emmerich
Story: Dean Devlin - Ronald Emmerich
Cast: Kurt Russell (col. Jack O'Neil)
An Egyptologist is asked by the US army to help decipher symbols on an artefact that was discovered near the pyramids of Giza. The artefact turns out to be a gate to other planets, and the builders of the pyramids turn out to be evil aliens set on dominating mankind.
Stargate SG-1 - Canada/USA, 1997 - 2006.
Cast: Richard Dean Anderson (col./gen. Jack O'Neil), Michael Shanks (dr. Daniel Jackson), Amanda Tapping (Major Samantha Carter)
Television series based on the 1994 movie Stargate.
The Fifth Element - France/USA, 1997
Director: Luc Besson
Story: Luc Besson
Cast: Bruce Willis (Korben Dallas), Gary Oldman (Jean-Baptiste Emmanuel Zorg) Mila Jovovich (Leeloo)
A story that starts in an Ancient Egyptian tomb and ends in the future with the near destruction of the world.