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Interstellar

Interstellar

 

Rated PG-13 · 165 minutes · 2014

Adventure, Drama, Science fiction
On a visual level, Interstellar is an exceptionally well-crafted Hollywood entertainment. Director Christopher Nolan, art director Dean Wolcott, and their effects artists render the imaginary settings in stunning detail. The film is rife with brilliant imagery: a horizon of frozen clouds, an ocean wave as tall as a skyscraper, the flashing interior of a wormhole through which the principal characters fly their spacecraft. The most striking thing about these images is that we’re rarely encouraged to ooh and aah over them; unlike most ambitious space operas since 2001: A Space Odyssey(1968), Interstellar inspires not wonder but a cool contemplation. Nolan and his brother Jonathan, who cowrote the script, advance a hard-science perspective, incorporating such concepts as the theory of relativity and placing dramatic emphasis on research and problem solving. Continue reading >>


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Official Site: www.interstellarmovie.com
Director: Christopher Nolan
Producer: Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan, Lynda Obst, Jordan Goldberg, Jake Myers, Kip Thorne and Thomas Tull
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn, Mackenzie Foy, Timothee Chalamet, Wes Bentley, David Gyasi, John Lithgow and Casey Affleck

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