12 Greatest Psychological Dramas That Just Happen to be Set in Space

Humanity is never thrown into so stark relief as when we journey into space. In that alien environment, we find out who we are. And even though space movies are often seen as pure adventures, the best space films are great personal dramas. Here are 12 powerful psychological dramas that happen to be set in space. » 11/04/14 10:42am 11/04/14 10:42am

Top 10 Most Gorgeous Space Movies Ever Filmed

Alfonso Cuarón's Gravity heralds the return of the glorious space porn movie. The swoon-worthy visuals make you feel as though you're actually in space, on a unique adventure. But there's a proud tradition of breathtaking space movies. Here are the 10 most lovely space films, before Gravity. » 10/07/13 10:41am 10/07/13 10:41am

Europa Report is a space opera that gets it right

About halfway through Europa Report, you may find yourself holding your breath. Partly that's because you'll be feeling the tension in this psychologically intense story of the first humans to visit Jupiter's moon Europa. And partly that's because this small indie manages to show you visions of space that are… » 8/02/13 9:02am 8/02/13 9:02am

See the hard science fiction movie Europa Report on the big screen

We've been talking about Europa Report for ages, and it's been available online — but this weekend, it's actually coming to theaters! And we're giving you a chance to see it on the big screen for free on Thursday night. » 7/29/13 3:13pm 7/29/13 3:13pm

See New York Premiere of Europa Report at the Hayden Planetarium

Before Europa Report hits theaters, catch the New York premiere on August 1st in an epic setting: the giant dome of the Hayden Planetarium Space Theater. » 7/01/13 5:25pm 7/01/13 5:25pm

How Real Scientists Shaped the Story of Europa Report

We've praised the astounding beauty and raw realism in the space thriller Europa Report for some time now. In a world where hard science fiction is traded for alien carnage and chase scenes, Europa is a rare creature, but how did it get that way? We spoke with screenwriter Philip Gelatt about the arduous research… » 6/28/13 10:21am 6/28/13 10:21am

See for yourself how Europa Report brings life back to space movies

We've talked a lot about the beautiful realism and style of Europa Report, and you saw the trailer — but now here's your first clip from the film, showcasing just how much excitement this movie packs into a "realistic" treatment of outer space. » 6/14/13 2:00pm 6/14/13 2:00pm

Your First Real Look at the Space Movie Everybody's Raving About

Here it is at last — the first full-length trailer for Europa Report, the tense thriller about a mission to Jupiter's moon that goes horribly wrong. It's filled with stunning visuals and neat character moments. Plus laudatory quotes, including a couple from io9. » 5/17/13 11:30am 5/17/13 11:30am

TWO "found footage" movies about time travel in the pipeline

We've had a slew of "found footage" horror movies lately, along with the superhero film Chronicle and the space movies Apollo 18 and Europa Report. So what's next? Apparently, "found footage" time travel movies. » 5/16/13 2:32pm 5/16/13 2:32pm

Europa Report: At Last, a Space Thriller Worth Taking Seriously

Europa Report is hands down the most painstakingly accurate space movie we've seen in ages. You want some semblance of realism in the story of a three-year journey to Jupiter's Moon Europa? AND a gripping narrative, you got it. Here's out first impressions, along with an exclusive look at the brand new poster. » 5/06/13 2:57pm 5/06/13 2:57pm

Doctor Who's Martian monsters return at last. Plus tons more Star Trek…

Bryan Singer mentions some more original mutants that might return for X-Men: Days of Future Past, and two Captain America actors discuss possible returns. The CW's three big genre shows all get renewed. Plus an update on the Twilight Zone reboot! » 2/12/13 6:00am 2/12/13 6:00am

Magnet buys the space-horror movie Europa Report... and reveals new…

Great news, we're finally going to see the space horror flick Europa Report! Magnet has purchased the rights to Sebastián Cordero's found footage film, starring Sharlto Copley. Set aboard a mission to Jupiter's moon Europa, the film makes good use of the crew's copious stationary cameras. Here's the full synopsis… » 2/05/13 2:00pm 2/05/13 2:00pm

Could The Europa Report be the space horror film we've been waiting for?

Here is the first ever footage from the mysterious space movie Europa Report. This tense new teaser features the first ever shots of the crew in action outside of Europa and the film's score — composed by io9 favorite Bear McCreary! » 11/12/12 10:22am 11/12/12 10:22am

Cockpit photo from The Europa Report channels Kubrick's Space Odyssey

We've seen possible footage from the mysterious space flick The Europa Report, which is about a team of astronauts headed out to explore one of Jupiter's moons. This newly released production still reveals yet another sweeping view of the gorgeous ship. » 2/22/12 8:45am 2/22/12 8:45am

Find out what's ahead on Doctor Who, The Walking Dead, G.I. Joe 2, and…

Writer Seth Grahame-Smith explains why Tim Burton's Dark Shadows isn't your ordinary summer movie. Not one but two Beauty and the Beast movies are headed our way. Plus a Game of Thrones actor joins Tom Cruise in Oblivion! » 2/14/12 6:00am 2/14/12 6:00am

A Walking Dead star reveals why their character's days may be numbered

The Walking Dead isn't shy about killing off anybody, major characters very much included. Now one cast member hints that the larger story may spell their character's death... eventually, at least. » 2/13/12 6:00am 2/13/12 6:00am