Defying Gravity (2009– )

TV Series  -   -  Drama | Sci-Fi
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 8,234 users  
Reviews: 138 user | 8 critic

Eight astronauts living aboard an international spacecraft on a mission through the Solar System, as the world watches from billions of kilometers away.

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 20 Sep 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 25 Apr 2013
 
a list of 35 titles
created 10 Jul 2013
 
a list of 35 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 39 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Defying Gravity" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Defying Gravity (2009– )

Defying Gravity (2009– ) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Defying Gravity.

User Polls

Season:

1

Year:

2009
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Space: Above and Beyond (1995–1996)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The Earth is embroiled in a desperate war against alien invaders, and this series focuses on one squadron of Marine pilots involved in it.

Stars: Morgan Weisser, Kristen Cloke, Rodney Rowland
The After (TV Series 2014)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Eight strangers are thrown together by mysterious forces and must help each other survive in a violent world that defies explanation.

Stars: Aldis Hodge, Andrew Howard, Arielle Kebbel
Alien Nation (1989–1990)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A flying saucer crashed in the Mojave Desert and its inhabitants turned out to be alien slaves, bred to be super intelligent and strong, and controllable by their Overseers. These ... See full summary »

Stars: Gary Graham, Eric Pierpoint, Michele Scarabelli
Jeremiah (2002–2004)
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In a post-apocalyptic future, a deadly virus has wiped out most of humanity. The only ones who survived, were those who hadn't yet reached puberty. Now a decade has gone by, and a man ... See full summary »

Stars: Luke Perry, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Peter Stebbings
Torchwood (2006–2011)
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The members of the Torchwood Institute, a secret organization founded by the British Crown, fight to protect the Earth from extraterrestrial and supernatural threats.

Stars: John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Kai Owen
Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance (TV Mini-Series 2006)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Stars: Dominic Zamprogna, Aaron Douglas, Michael Hogan
Firefly (2002–2003)
Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

Five hundred years in the future, a renegade crew aboard a small spacecraft tries to survive as they travel the unknown parts of the galaxy and evade warring factions as well as authority agents out to get them.

Stars: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk
Almost Human (TV Series 2013)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

In a not-so-distant future, human cops and androids partner up to protect and serve.

Stars: Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly
Masters of Science Fiction (TV Mini-Series 2007)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A series adapting science-fiction stories by well-known authors into 60 minute episodes, introduced by renowned physicist Stephen Hawking. Stories filmed included those of science fiction ... See full summary »

Stars: Stephen Hawking, Jason Diablo, James Cromwell
Orphan Black (TV Series 2013)
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.

Stars: Tatiana Maslany, Dylan Bruce, Jordan Gavaris
Jake 2.0 (2003–2004)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Jake Foley is a computer technician for the NSA who secretly longs for a chance to work on the field. Circumstance puts him in a top secret laboratory, in the middle of a shootout between ... See full summary »

Stars: Christopher Gorham, Philip Anthony-Rodriguez, Judith Scott
Heroes I (TV Series 2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

True stories of real people who have saved someone's life, including reenactments.

Stars: Jean Burgmeier, Keith Michael Gregory, Lynn Schlueter
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Maddux Donner (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Ted Shaw (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Mike Goss (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Paula Morales (13 episodes, 2009)
Florentine Lahme ...
 Nadia Schilling (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Eve Weller-Shaw (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Dr. Evram Mintz (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Steve Wassenfelder (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Jen Crane (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Zoe Barnes (13 episodes, 2009)
...
 Rollie Crane (12 episodes, 2009)
...
 Ajay Sharma (11 episodes, 2009)
...
 Claire Dereux (11 episodes, 2009)
...
 Arnel Poe (11 episodes, 2009)
...
 Trevor Williams (8 episodes, 2009)
...
 Sharon Lewis (6 episodes, 2009)
Edit

Storyline

In the near future, eight astronauts from five countries (four women and four men) undertake a mysterious six-year international space mission covering thirteen billion kilometres. With the eyes of the world upon them - everything they do is monitored, and every emotion they feel, scrutinized - they soon discover that their real assignment is not at all what they thought. Written by Mark Cameron

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

| | |

Language:

Release Date:

2 August 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Gravedad cero  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Great Show!!
16 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Pray ABC keeps this one on board. It's already an interesting drama/sci-fi/mystery and I'm really wanting to know who (I really suspect it's a "what") Beta is: the one that makes major decisions for the human astronauts but has remained in shadow so far...The cast is excellent and well seasoned (I do not mean old!) -- this automatically lends a trusted measure of character to the series. I rarely watch anything on a regular basis - but I have remembered to view "Defying Gravity" every week... and if you want to know the overall 'climate' of my other IMDb comments check the other posts attached to my account - always a good idea around here (O; .


47 of 75 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
defying gravity and the laws of physics goeth-benn
Very angry at ABC sleepyeyes
What A Shame!!! philipbirtwistle-1
make it into a miniseries marn11-569-16270
Airing the last episodes? isenberg-e
It takes all 13 Episodes to get the real feel for this show eightfan
Discuss Defying Gravity (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?