For questions about the film Interstellar, a 2014 film directed by Christopher Nolan, starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain. This tag is not to be used for travel between galactic bodies.
Insterstellar is a 2014 film directed by Anglo-American filmmaker Christopher Nolan. In it, humankind faces certain extinction at the hands of a worldwide crop blight, and the only recourse is to find a new world on the other side of a wormhole.
Joseph Cooper (Matthew McConaughey), once an engineer and NASA-trained pilot, discovers a mysterious message in his daughter's bedroom that is communicated to them through gravitational anomalies. A sequence of events unfolds that sees "Coop" pilot a team of scientists through a wormhole that has one end in Earth's solar system. At the other end, they find themselves face-to-face with harsh realities on alien worlds in the vicinity of a giant rotating black hole.
The film is noted for its special effects, its IMAX cinematography, its score, its scientific detail, and its focus on the trials faced by Cooper's family.
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