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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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Nathaniel Shepherd
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Sarah Elliot
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Harrison Lane
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Dr. Gary Loh
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Scott Hubbard
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Tom Chen
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Alice Myers
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NASA Executive
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NASA Chief Doctor
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Centaur (voice)
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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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Rated PG-13 for brief sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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3 February 2017 (USA)  »

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$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

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$7,829,766 (USA) (24 February 2017)
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Trivia

In the scene where Gardener returns to earth, the space suit masks, worn by some of the scientists, are actually a brand of full face snorkel masks. See more »

Goofs

Around 1:45:00, Mr. Shepherd tries to fly the shuttle higher to decrease gravity. It is true that the gravity will be decreased once the shuttle is parked in the orbit, but going higher to get into the orbit will increase gravity multiple folds, which could prove fatal for the patients of cardiomyopathies. See more »

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Nathaniel Shepherd: But it's like the malignancy of any secret. It just kept getting worse. Every time I go over it, what I did, the choices I made, I couldn't have done anything else. But that's, that's not the point. I dealt with the problem. I just had no idea what the solution would do to me. It killed me, and I say, it's still killing me.
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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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Hold Back the River
Written by James Bay & Iain Archer (as Iain Denis Archer)
Performed by James Bay
Courtesy of Republic Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Nice and different
7 May 2017 | by See all my reviews

It's very hard to find something new in the movies today, but this film felt very fresh from everything else out there. The premise of the story is very unique and different. The acting is very good. After a shocking twist, the end turns out a little bit predictable but I didn't really mind... at all. I really enjoyed watching this film. Totally recommended.


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