Space Movies, Upcoming Films and Latest Releases

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How Planets Get Multiple Suns Like 'Star Wars'' Tatooine
planets forming in a double star system
October 29th, 2014
A planet may be forming in a star system with more than one sun, making it sort of like an early Tatooine, the fictional home world of Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars," new research shows.
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NASA Logo Has Cameo in Disney's 1st 'Tomorrowland' Trailer (Video)
'Tomorrowland' Trailer Shows NASA Cap
October 10th, 2014
NASA made a cameo in the first teaser trailer for the new, highly secretive Disney movie "Tomorrowland."
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This Final 'Interstellar' Trailer Is Epic and Amazing (Video)
The titular interstellar spacecraft at the heart of the space epic "Interstellar" by director Christopher Nolan hangs above an alien world in this still from the final trailer released on Sept. 29. "Interstellar" opens nationwide on Nov. 7, 2014.
October 1st, 2014
Christopher Nolan's space epic 'Interstellar' is still a month away from theaters, but the third and final trailer is out now.
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Stephen Hawking and 'Theory of Everything' Actor Tout NASA in New Videos
October 28th, 2014
Famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking and the actor that plays him in a new movie set for release next week are both promoting real-life space science in a series of new videos.
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'Interstellar' Launches Immersive Space Trip with IMAX, Oculus Rift
The "Interstellar" exhibition by Paramount Pictures, IMAX and Oculus Rift gives an immersive look inside the Endurance spaceship featured in the film. Pictured here, a view down a long corridor on the way to Endurance's cockpit.
October 6th, 2014
The folks behind 'Interstellar,' the most anticipated space film of the year, are offering a sneak peek inside the movie's centerpiece spaceship Endurance. And all it takes is a few minutes of your time.
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New 'Interstellar' Posters Promise a Space Travel Epic
One of several dazzling theatrical posters for the film "Interstellar." Here, the film's spaceship appears poised for an interstellar trek through a wormhole.
September 26th, 2014
Paramount Pictures has released new posters for the much-anticipated film 'Interstellar,' offering dazzling views of interstellar spaceflight and otherworldly planets.
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'Interstellar' Mission Patch Revealed in New Movie Trailer
Matthew McConaughey in 'Interstellar''
August 1st, 2014
The mission of the "Interstellar" spaceship Endurance is clear — space exploration — at least based on its newly-revealed mission patch.
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'Astronaut Wives Club' Begins Filming for 2015 Launch on ABC
'The Astronaut Wives Club'
October 13th, 2014
The first meeting of 'The Astronaut Wives Club' — the made-for-TV-version, that is — has convened in New Orleans. Filming has begun on the 10-episode ABC series, which tells the real story of the women who stood beside the United States' first spacemen.
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George Takei Helps Beam $650K to 'Star Trek' Fan Film
'Star Trek: Prelude to Axanar' Federation Starship Drydock
August 27th, 2014
With the backing of none other than Sulu, a fan-made production of a feature-length "Star Trek" film raised more than $650,000 to chronicle one of the U.S.S. Enterprise's adventures.
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