Space Movies, Upcoming Films and Latest Releases

From Star Wars and Star Trek to 2001 and beyond, see Space.com’s latest coverage on space documentaries and science fiction films here.
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Sci-Fi Fans Rejoice! Avalanche of Sci-Fi Movie Trailers Released
Millennium Falcon in 'The Force Awakens'
April 22nd, 2015
A storm of sci-fi movie trailers hit the web this past week, featuring everything from iconic spaceships to parallel universes.
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Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti Wears 'Star Trek' Uniform in Space (Photo)
Astronaut Cristoforetti in a Star Trek: Voyager Uniform
April 21st, 2015
European astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti tweeted a photo of herself aboard the International Space Station, wearing a uniform from the "Star Trek: Voyager" TV series.
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Now Playing: 'Journey To Space' Launches into Giant-Screen Theaters
'Journey To Space' Film Title
March 17th, 2015
A new documentary is launching audiences on a 'Journey to Space.' Narrated by actor Patrick Stewart, the giant-screen 3D film is showcasing NASA's future spaceflight plans at visitor centers and space museums, with more venues to be added throughout 2015.
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'PLANETARY' Documentary Gives Astronaut's-Eye View of Fragile Earth
April 22nd, 2015
The new documentary 'PLANETARY' includes interviews with former NASA astronauts, and urges viewers to reduce the fast pace of their technologically driven lives and embrace the slower rhythms of nature.
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'Interstellar' Space Epic Launches on Digital HD Today, Plus New Online Text Adventure Game
 'Interstellar' Promotional Poster
March 17th, 2015
Fans of the science fiction epic "Interstellar" don’t have to wait until March 31st to watch the movie at home: a digital HD version is available starting today (March 17).
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LEGO 'Star Wars' Show Heading to Disney: Report
'LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales'
March 3rd, 2015
"Star Wars" is about to get the LEGO treatment. Disney XD is planning to air "LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales" later in 2015, according to a report from the Hollywood Reporter. The five-episode series will act as a re-telling of the six "Star Wars" films from
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'PLANETARY' Exclusive Clip: Astronaut Ron Garan Describes Our Home Planet
Ron Garan Last Day in Space
April 22nd, 2015
In the documentary, 'PLANETARY,' former NASA astronaut Ron Garan gives an eloquent look at the fragility of the planet humanity calls home, and we have an exclusive clip of the film that captures his view.
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Rocky 'Tatooine' Planets with 2 Suns May Be Common
In this acrylic painting, University of Utah astrophysicist Ben Bromley envisions the view of a double sunset from an uninhabited Earthlike planet orbiting a pair of binary stars.
March 31st, 2015
Many astronomers had thought rocky, potentially habitable worlds could not take shape in the complex environment around binary stars. But mathematical simulations suggest otherwise, a new study reports.
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Astronauts Filming New IMAX Movie Deliver 'Deluge of Beautiful Images'
IMAX Camera in International Space Station Cupola
March 9th, 2015
Astronauts on the International Space Station are about a third of the way through filming scenes for a new IMAX documentary to be released in late spring 2016, the film's director revealed in a new interview.
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