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How Ad Astra tackled moon myths, Trump's Space Command - CNET

4 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Director James Gray also shares how Brad Pitt helped come up with the right ending and why the movie steered clear of AI and robots.
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Watch These Movies Before ‘Ad Astra'

Watch These Movies Before ‘Ad Astra'

4 monthes ago   |   By Geek

'Ad Astra' sends astronaut Roy McBride to space, where he will try to solve a cosmic mystery that could threaten the entire solar system and mankind
It's not hard to guess why there have been so many movies about going to space. It's super cool! And chances are the vast majority of people will never get to do it in their lifetimes. Astronauts are also extremely cool, the perfect hybrid of athletic jocks and genius scientist nerds. Sure they get lonely out in the void, but that's what makes them such compelling movie heroes. Starring Brad Pitt, Ad Astra wants to be “the most realistic...
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The 11 Loneliest Astronauts in Movies and Science Fiction

The 11 Loneliest Astronauts in Movies and Science Fiction

4 monthes ago   |   By Geek

Brad Pitt stars in 'Ad Astra,' which hits theaters Sept. 20. (Photo Credit: Francois Duhamel/20th Century Fox)
Brad Pitt returns to the movies this week with Ad Astra , a sci-fi tale of a lone astronaut venturing out beyond the outer edge of our solar system in order to find his lost father, who was working on an experiment that may doom the universe. If that premise seems familiar, it's because “lone astronaut” has become somewhat of a cultural trope in science fiction. Making a man contend with the infinite expanse of space is a great way to create drama and create buzz for acting...
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'Ad Astra' Review: Brad Pitt Goes Interplanetary in a Stunning Space Epic

'Ad Astra' Review: Brad Pitt Goes Interplanetary in a Stunning Space Epic

4 monthes ago   |   By Space

Moon pirates, killer space monkeys and some serious father issues are all thrown at Brad Pitt in 'Ad Astra.'
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