Hollywood Movies Based on Space
These Top 10 Hollywood Movies for Space Lovers are for those who are interested in aliens and curious about what is happening in the outer space.
In 2154, Earth is overpopulated and polluted, and the powerful and wealthy people live on a man-made space station in the earth’s orbit while most of the population live in poverty
Release date: August 9, 2013
Written by: Neill Blomkamp
Directed by: Neill Blomkamp
Produced by: Bill Block, Neill Blomkamp, and Simon Kinberg
Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley, Alice Braga, Diego Luna, Wagner Moura, and William Fichtner
Two people are awakened ninety years early while traveling to a distant colony planet due to a malfunction in the spacecraft.
Release date: December 21, 2016
Written by: Jon Spaihts
Directed by: Morten Tyldum
Produced by: Stephen Hamel, Michael Maher, Neal H. Moritz, and Ori Marmur
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen, and Laurence Fishburne
This movie is set in the middle of the 22nd century when humans are colonizing in Pandora, a beautiful habitable moon. A genetically engineered body was created to interact with the locals of pandora.
Release date: December 18, 2009
Written by: James Cameron
Directed by: James Cameron
Produced by: James Cameron & Jon Landau
Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, and Sigourney Weaver
The crew members of the ship Serenity try to escape from an assassin who was sent to captivate one of their members.
Release date: September 30, 2005
Written by: Joss Whedon
Based on: Firefly by Joss Whedon
Directed by: Joss Whedon
Produced by: Barry Mendel
Starring: Nathan Fillion, Alan Tudyk, Adam Baldwin, Summer Glau, and Chiwetel Ejiofor
6. The Martian
The Film is about an astronaut who mistakenly presumed dead by his team and left behind on Mars. It depicts his struggle to survive.
Release date: October 2, 2015
Based on: The Martian by Andy Weir
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Produced by: Simon Kinberg, Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer, Aditya Sood, and Mark Huffam
Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, and Sean Bean
5. Star Trek
It is the eleventh film in the Star Trek film franchise. The James T. Kirk tries to live up to his father’s legacy with Mr. Spock.
Release date: May 8, 2009
Written by: Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman
Based on: Star Trek by Gene Roddenberry
Directed by: J. J. Abrams
Produced by: J. J. Abrams & Damon Lindelof
Starring: John Cho, Ben Cross, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, and Zachary Quinto
4. Guardians Of The Galaxy
A group of criminals are forced to work together to save the universe from a fanatical kree.
Release date: August 1, 2014
Written by: James Gunn & Nicole Perlman
Based on: Guardians of the Galaxy by Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning
Directed by: James Gunn
Produced by: Kevin Feige
Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, and Lee Pace
A small waste-collecting robot falls in love with a probe sent by the Axiom ship and eventually embarks on a space journey
Release date: June 27, 2008
Story by: Andrew Stanton & Pete Docter
Directed by: Andrew Stanton
Produced by: Jim Morris
Starring: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard, John Ratzenberger, Kathy Najimy, and Sigourney Weaver
The film is set in an ominous future where humanity is struggling to survive, it follows a group of astronauts travel through a wormhole in space in search of a new home for humanity.
Release date: November 5, 2014
Written by: Jonathan Nolan & Christopher Nolan
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Produced by: Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan, and Lynda Obst
Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn, and Michael Caine
1. Star Wars
The film has eight trilogies i.e., three original, three prequels, two sequels and two anthologies till date and one to be released in the coming year.
Release date:May 25, 1977 – Present
Created by: George Lucas