Directed by James Gray.
Starring Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga, Liv Tyler, Donald Sutherland, Jamie Kennedy, John Ortiz, Greg Bryk, Kimberly Elise, Loren Dean, John Finn, Anne McDaniels, LisaGay Hamilton, Kimmy Shields, Alyson Reed, Ravi Kapoor, Bobby Nish, and Natasha Lyonne.
Astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.
Ad Astra is assuredly going to be a polarizing experience, although a breathtakingly gorgeous one regardless of where you thoughts land. Not unusual for the genre, it’s a cold and distant film about an emotionally detached astronaut, which will always undoubtedly be a challenge to some, but, in this case especially, also reap rewards for those eager enough to unpack what is certainly a complex second half where daddy issues and sons suffering