R | | Sci-Fi, Thriller
A team of international astronauts are sent on a dangerous mission to reignite the dying Sun with a nuclear fission bomb in 2057.
(at around 37 mins) The emergency over-ride code 000 is the number for emergency services (Police, Fire Brigade and Ambulance) in Australia.
Our sun is dying. Mankind faces extinction. Seven years ago the Icarus project sent a mission to restart the sun but that mission was lost before it reached the star. Sixteen months ago, I, Robert Capa, and a crew of seven left earth frozen in a ...
At the beginning of the film, Icaruss II tells Searle (Cliff Curtis) that viewing the sun at 4.0% its actual brightness would do irrevocable damage to his eyes. However, when Pinbacker (Mark Strong) is revealed to have survived on Icarus I and is attempting to sabotage Icarus II, his skin is severely burnt from viewing the sun at a higher intensity, which would mean that he would be blind, though this is not the case.
At the end of the credits the sound of the distress beacon of the Icarus can be heard in the background.
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