R | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's power problems.
Shot during a writer's strike, which had caused most other productions at Shepperton studios to shut down. Director Duncan Jones says he got a number of top-class effects people on the crew because of the lull.
Listen, why don't you relax. Why don't you take a pill, bake a cake, go read the encyclopedia.
Sam and Overmeyers both say "over and out" at the end of transmissions. While this is procedurally incorrect ("over" means "waiting for your response" and "out" means "ending transmission"), most people don't know any better.
The letters in the credits at the beginning of the movie, are sitting parallel to the surfaces that are shown and are also casting shadows/reflections on these surfaces.
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