'Interstellar' in Pictures: A Space Epic Gallery

'Interstellar' Poster 2

Paramount Pictures

One of the theatrical posters for "Interstellar," a space epic directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Matthew McConaughey (shown here). Read our take on the "Interstellar" posters.

Screenshot from "Interstellar Experience" Game

Paramount Pictures

The filmmakers behind "Interstellar" have created a vast online experience through apps and websites for fans to explore. How to Download the "Interstellar" Experience.

Endurance Mission Patch in 'Interstellar'

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The name Endurance for the spacecraft and mission in "Interstellar" was identified by a close analysis of the mission patch seen here in the film's trailers. See the second "Interstellar" trailer.

'Interstellar' Film Title Screen

Paramount Pictures

The first teaser poster for "Interstellar." See the first full trailer for "Interstellar".

'Interstellar' Film: Alan Shepard

Paramount Pictures

In the first trailer for the space epic film "Interstellar," iconic moments in spaceflight history - including the launch of Alan Shepard on the first U.S. space mission - make up a montage with a voice-over by McConaughey. Watch the 1st "Interstellar" trailer here.

New 'Interstellar' Trailer

Paramount Pictures

Matthew McConaughey's character "Cooper" stands on the icy surface of another world in the sci-fi epic "Interstellar."

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