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Red Planet (2000)
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Astronauts, and their robotic dog AMEE (Autonomous Mapping Evaluation and Evasion), search for solutions to save a dying Earth by searching on Mars, only to have the mission go terribly awry. (106 mins.)
Director: Antony Hoffman
“ Visitors discover a source of Oxygen on Mars. ” - richardmears
 
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Outland (1981)
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In the distant future, a police marshal stationed at a remote mining colony on the Jupiter moon of Io uncovers a drug-smuggling conspiracy, and gets no help from the populace when he later finds himself marked for murder. (112 mins.)
Director: Peter Hyams
 
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WALL·E (2008)
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In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. (98 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stanton
“ A robot travels vast distances working and living. ” - richardmears
 
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
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Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest. (149 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ HAL gets some original ideas. ” - richardmears
 
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Serenity (2005)
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The crew of the ship Serenity try to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their numbers who is telepathic. (119 mins.)
Director: Joss Whedon
“ The crew of the Firefly ship Serenity combats an Alliance assassin who is after the stowaways. ” - richardmears
 
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95 Worlds and Counting (2000 Documentary)
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Swimming in Neptun's moons, flying in Uranus' moons, jumping in Mars' moons, living in Jupiter's moons...welcome to the future of the mankind, where you'll see the next worlds for to discover. (60 mins.)
Director: Marc Etkind
“ Some exciting places to visit in the Solar System. ” - richardmears
 
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Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954 TV Series)
Episode: Mars and Beyond (1957)
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The episode begins with an introduction of Walt Disney and his robot friend Garco, who provide a brief overview of this episode... (120 mins.)
“ Walt Disney and Werner Von Braun on how we can get to Mars. Pretty good for now, pretty unbelievable for the fifties. ” - richardmears
 
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Planetes (2003 TV Series)
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In the year 2075, mankind has reached a point where journeying between Earth, the moon and the space stations is part of daily life...
“ Living in space for the long run. ” - richardmears
 
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Europa Report (2013)
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An international crew of astronauts undertakes a privately funded mission to search for life on Jupiter's fourth largest moon. (90 mins.)
“ Is there life on Jupiter's moon Europa? ” - richardmears
 
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Apollo 13 (1995)
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NASA must devise a strategy to return Apollo 13 to Earth safely after the spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage putting the lives of the three astronauts on board in jeopardy. (140 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
“ Houston, we have a problem. ” - richardmears
 
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From the Earth to the Moon (1998 Mini-Series)
Episode: Can We Do This? (1998)
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The United States launches an aggressive plan to beat the Soviets to the moon. (60 mins.)
“ "A Okay", Alan Shepherd takes a ride. ” - richardmears
 
12.
From the Earth to the Moon (1998 Mini-Series)
Episode: Mare Tranquilitatis (1998)
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Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins prepare for the Apollo 11 mission to the moon. (60 mins.)
“ Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin put some footprints on the moon. ” - richardmears
 
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From the Earth to the Moon (1998 Mini-Series)
Episode: Le voyage dans la lune (1998)
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The last manned Apollo mission to the moon is juxtaposed with Georges Méliès' filming of A Trip to the Moon. (60 mins.)
“ We couldn't stay long, and we might not be back soon, but we made the voyage. ” - richardmears
 
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Space Cowboys (2000)
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When a retired engineer is called upon to rescue a failing satellite, he insists that his equally old teammates accompany him into space. (130 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ A second chance for a team of has-beens. ” - richardmears
 
15.
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)
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Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet. (110 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
“ In orbit around Mars, a problem necessitates ejection, and the resulting search for resources to survive. ” - richardmears
 
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Forbidden Planet (1956)
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A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has. (98 mins.)
“ The survivors of interplanetary exploration have some secrets. ” - richardmears
 
17.
Space Odyssey: Voyage to the Planets (2004 Documentary)
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This two-part science fiction docu-drama examines the possibilities of a dangerous, manned space mission to explore the inner and outer planets of the Solar system. (100 mins.)
Director: Joe Ahearne
“ Nice views of hard to get to places like Mercury and Mars. ” - richardmears
 
18.
The Right Stuff (1983)
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The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program. (193 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
“ Test pilots who thought they could make a difference. ” - richardmears
 
19.
Armageddon (1998)
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After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, N.A.S.A. recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save the planet. (151 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
“ Paging Mr. Willis, asteroid strike imminent! Apologize in advance for this one. ” - richardmears
 
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Stranded (2001)
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A seven-man crew of international specialists formed by Commander Andre Vishniac; engineer Luca Baglioni;... (95 mins.)
Director: Luna
“ Low budget Spanish sci-fi. Original. ” - richardmears
 
21.
Iron Sky (2012)
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The Nazis set up a secret base on the dark side of the moon in 1945 where they hide out and plan to return to power in 2018. (93 mins.)
Director: Timo Vuorensola
“ Good satire. ” - richardmears
 
22.
Firefly (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Ariel (2002)
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Serenity travels to the core world Ariel and Simon comes up with a plan to steal drugs from the hospital. (44 mins.)
“ Dr. Simon has a plan to acquire medicine for his patients. ” - richardmears
 
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The Last Days on Mars (2013)
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A group of astronaut explorers succumb one by one to a mysterious and terrifying force while collecting specimens on Mars. (98 mins.)
Director: Ruairi Robinson
“ Stunning visuals. ” - richardmears
 
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Roving Mars (2006 Documentary)
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A pair of uncrewed vehicles transmit images from Mars. (40 mins.)
Director: George Butler
“ About the Rovers. ” - richardmears