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Sunshine (2007)Sunshine (2007)

Sunshine (2007)

Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller

7.6

movie

UK, United Kingdom

English

Dramatic, Thrilling

2007

Danny Boyle

Benedict Wong, Chipo Chung, Chris Evans

107 min

Synopsis

Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last hope.

Our Take

7.6
Alice

Sunshine is a sci-fi thriller that details pretty much exactly what you don’t want to happen on your journey into space. It follows the struggles of a crew who know that they are humanity’s last hope to rekindle a dying sun and save their loved ones back home. Out of radio contact with Earth, relationships become strained and when things start to go horribly wrong the diverse cast give a fantastic performance as they encapsulate both the terror and humanity that arises from such an alien situation. Directed by Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, 28 Days Later).

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