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The Space Between Us (2017)

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The first human born on Mars travels to Earth for the first time, experiencing the wonders of the planet through fresh eyes. He embarks on an adventure with a street smart girl to discover how he came to be.

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Sarah Elliot
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Dr. Gary Loh
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Tom Chen
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Alice Myers
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Kendra Wyndham
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In this interplanetary adventure, a space shuttle embarks on the first mission to colonize Mars, only to discover after takeoff that one of the astronauts is pregnant. Shortly after landing, she dies from complications while giving birth to the first human born on the red planet - never revealing who the father is. Thus begins the extraordinary life of Gardner Elliot - an inquisitive, highly intelligent boy who reaches the age of 16 having only met 14 people in his very unconventional upbringing. While searching for clues about his father, and the home planet he's never known, Gardner begins an online friendship with a street smart girl in Colorado named Tulsa. When he finally gets a chance to go to Earth, he's eager to experience all of the wonders he could only read about on Mars - from the most simple to the extraordinary. But once his explorations begin, scientists discover that Gardner's organs can't withstand Earth's atmosphere. Eager to find his father, Gardner escapes the team... Written by STX Entertainment

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mars | space | alien | hero | latex gloves | See All (5) »

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I was scared I wouldn't know how to be human, You made me human. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for brief sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

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$3,775,596 (USA) (3 February 2017)

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$7,829,766 (USA) (24 February 2017)
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The Space Between Us is the second space-related movie Asa Butterfield has started in, Ender's Game being the first. See more »

Goofs

In the credits of the original theatrical release, Colin Egglesfield is credited with playing "Sarah's Bother" rather than "Sarah's Brother". See more »

Quotes

Tulsa: You're taller than I thought you'd be.
Gardner Elliot: You're meaner than I thought you'd be.
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The closing credits list Colin Egglesfield, who played Sarah's brother, as "Sarah's bother." See more »

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Features Wings of Desire (1987) See more »

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Smallest Light
Written and Performed by Ingrid Michaelson
Courtesy of Cabin 24 Records
By arrangement with Secret Road Music Services, Inc.
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lazy
25 March 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I WANTED to love this movie. But this movie needed at least two re-writes and they said no. The actors did their job but the story was weak. And it was so Ham-handed with the romantic bull. I am really angry in the sense that this will inspire Hollywood not to make scifi movies -


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