Tag Archives: astronaut

Escape From Planet Earth (2013) Rated TV-PG

An astronaut gets caught in a trap when responding to an SOS on an alien planet. Starring Brendan Fraser, Rob Corddry, Ricky Gervais. Great animation and good morals, but this film fails to impress. There is a lack of consistency to … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Adventure, Animation, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated TV-PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Martian (2015) Rated PG-13

Astronaut Mark Watney accidentally gets left on Mars. Now, he must learn to survive on this hostile planet. Based on the novel by Andy Weir.  Starring Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Michael Peña, Sean Bean, Kate Mara, … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Adventure, Based on a novel, British Films, comedy, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews, Sci-fi | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Gravity (2013) Rated PG-13

A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in orbit. Starring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris I have to say that the visual effects in this film is what give it … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Adventure, British Films, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews, Sci-fi, Thrillers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

New Summer TV Shows 2014

   Gang Related (FOX) A gang member is sent in to infiltrate the San Francisco Police Department and rise through its ranks who must balance his obligations to his crime family, the gang from his old neighborhood, with an increasing … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Lists, Tv shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ron Howard, Director

 Apollo 13 (1995) Rated PG Technical troubles scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew in director Ron Howard’s chronicle of this true-life story, which turns a failed journey into … Continue reading

Posted in Directors, films, Lists, movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment