8.6/10
3,036
14 user 1 critic

Journey to the Edge of the Universe (2008)

A journey through space and time.

Director:

Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

In this comprehensive cosmology series Stephen Hawking looks at the entire universe, from the Big Bang to the end of time.

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Hawking, Melissa Ricci
Wonders of the Universe I (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Professor Brian Cox visits some of the most dramatic parts of the globe to explain the fundamental principles that govern the laws of nature - light, gravity, energy, matter and time. With ... See full summary »

Stars: Brian Cox, Steven Mackintosh
Stephen Hawking's Grand Design (TV Mini-Series 2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

In this documentary, Stephen Hawking tries to explain what science can tell us about the meaning of life through physics, philosophical discussion,and Hawking's own unique scientific ... See full summary »

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Hawking, Funke Adeleke
The Universe (TV Series 2007)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

This educational show explores many scientific questions and topics about the universe (Big Bang, the Sun, the planets, black holes, other galaxies, astrobiology etc.) through latest CGI, data and interviews with scientists.

Stars: Erik Thompson, Alex Filippenko, Laura Danly
How the Universe Works (TV Series 2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

A users guide to the cosmos from the big bang to galaxies, stars, planets and moons. Where did it all come from and how does it all fit together. A primer for anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered.

Stars: Phil Plait, Michelle Thaller, Lawrence Krauss
Wonders of the Solar System (TV Mini-Series 2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

In this spellbinding series Professor Brian Cox visits the most extreme locations on Earth to explain how the laws of physics carved natural wonders across the solar system.

Stars: Brian Cox, Don Giuliano, Alan Hildebrand
How the Earth Was Made (TV Movie 2007)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A brief account of the Earth's geological progression, from its creation 4.6 billion years ago to scientists' predictions of its demise more than 2.5 billion years in the future.

Director: Peter Chinn
Stars: Edward Herrmann, Geoffrey Boulton, Gary Stevens
How the Earth Was Made (TV Series 2009)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The natural wonders of the world are being explained.

Stars: Corey Johnson, Jonathan Keeble, Tony Prave
Stephen Hawking's Universe (TV Mini-Series 1997)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

6-part documentary series from arguably the greatest scientific mind in the world, the wheelchair-bound Stephen Hawking, which describes all current thinking on the Big Bang, origins of the... See full summary »

Stars: Stephen Hawking, Eugene Babaev, Jeff Rawle
Through the Wormhole (TV Series 2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Hosted by Morgan Freeman, Through the Wormhole will explore the deepest mysteries of existence - the questions that have puzzled mankind for eternity. What are we made of? What was there ... See full summary »

Stars: Morgan Freeman, Sean Carroll, Michio Kaku
Inside the Milky Way (TV Movie 2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Embark on an astounding journey across 100,000 light-years to witness key moments in the history of the Milky Way. Using cutting-edge science, National Geographic constructs a 3-D ... See full summary »

Director: Duncan Copp
Stars: James S. Bullock
Hyperspace (TV Mini-Series 2001)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Explore the wonders of our universe with Sam Neill.

Stars: Sam Neill
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Narrator (voice)
...
Narrator (voice)
Edit

Storyline

A journey through space and time.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Release Date:

7 December 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Evrenin Ucuna Yolculuk  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The multi-colored tunnels which are shown when surpassing long distances in short time are actually wormholes. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Excellent all the way through!
24 May 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Walking into this title I was uncertain due to it's completely CGI approach to rendering the various celestial bodies that inhabit our universe. What I found was the animation and story telling absolutely wonderful. Alec Baldwin was good here with his subtle low voice adding a perfect match as we travel through the heavens.

Bearing in mind I have my own views and ideas on origins, this film was still hands down an excellent production. The detailed descriptions of the various planets, stars, nebula, and black holes were all there. The best part about it is that they took you to those places-close up, in the comfort of your living room.

I'm a big fan of shows like "The Universe" and other various science documentaries and I found this to be top notch. Sit back, grab a snack and a cold one and enjoy this fine flick. 5 out of 5 stars and an IMDb 10.


21 of 28 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?