Movies about the moon

List of the best moon movies selected by visitors to our site: Iron Sky: The Coming Race, Ad Astra, City Hunter, First Man, The Endless, Nothing to Hide, The Rider, Cars 3, Wakefield, Goodbye Christopher Robin
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 5)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryFinland, Germany, Belgium
CharactersDinosaurs, Tough guys, Hitler
PlotNuclear War
PlaceSpace, Moon, Germany
TimePost apocalypse, Future

Twenty years after the events of Iron Sky, the former Nazi Moonbase has become the last refuge of mankind. Earth was devastated by a nuclear war, but buried deep under the wasteland lies a power that could save the last of humanity - or destroy it once and for all. The truth behind the creation of mankind will be revealed when an old enemy leads our heroes on an adventure into the Hollow Earth. To save humanity they must fight the Vril, an ancient shapeshifting reptilian race and their army of dinosaurs.

Ad Astra (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA, China, Brazil
CharactersAstronauts, Astronauts, Aliens
PlotLoneliness, Expeditions, Obsession, Chase
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon, Mars
StyleTouching, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating

An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.

City Hunter (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CharactersDetectives, Partners, Tough guys, Psychologists, Surgeons
PlotSoccer, Investigation, Weapon, Adventure, Chase
PlacePrison, Aircraft, France, Hospitals, Moon

Nicky Larson is tasked to recover the perfume of Cupid, a perfume that would make anyone who uses it irresistible.

First Man (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersPilots, Astronauts, Dogs
PlotCancer, Death, Obsession, On real events
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Party, Moon, Deserts
StyleAtmospheric, Tense, For men, Best soundtracks, Worth watching, Oscars, Exciting, Unexpected ending

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

The Endless (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy
PlotMystery, Fear, Mystery, Supernatural, Diving, Teleportation, Ghosts
PlaceUSA, Moon, Lake
StyleTense, Disturbing, Fascinating

Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.

Nothing to Hide (2018)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersFriends, Gay, Psychologists
PlotRelationship, Mystery
StyleFor a group of friends, Unexpected ending, Fascinating, For men

To spice up a dinner party, old friends agree to share every private message that pops up on their phones -- with disastrous results.

The Rider (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, western
CharactersHorses, Cowboys, Indians, Surgeons
PlotMoving, Weapon, Money, Fear
PlaceHospitals, Moon
StyleTouching, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating

Once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, and a gifted horse trainer, young cowboy Brady is warned that his riding days are over after a horse crushed his skull at a rodeo. In an attempt to regain control of his own fate, Brady undertakes a search for a new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of the United States.

Cars 3 (2017)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon, sport
PlotCars, Racing, Technology, Rivalry
PlaceBeach, Moon, Mountains, Deserts
StyleFor children, Tense, Disney

Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician with her own plan to win, inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet, and a few unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn't through yet will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage!

Wakefield (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
PlotMissing people, Jealousy, Dancing, Snow, Money, Mystery, Love triangle, Loneliness
PlaceTrains, Moon
TimeHalloween, New Year

A man's nervous breakdown causes him to leave his wife and live in his attic for several months.

Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersWriters, Photographers, Bears, Insects
PlotJealousy, Dancing, Snow, Money, Happiness
PlaceEngland, Trains, Moon
StyleMakes me think

The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.

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The Rift (2016)
Markimdb: 3.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountrySerbia, South Korea, Slovenia
CharactersFriends, Soldier, Military, Astronauts
PlotMystery, Mystery, Mystery, Death, Depression, Technology, Skirmishes
PlaceUSA, Space, Moon

The satellite has vanished and the only clue is a trail leading to a small village nestled on the outskirts of forest line. As the team begins to investigate they quickly discover that something else came back from space, something not of this world. As their time runs out, the team must battle to unlock the terrifying truth behind the ill-fated mission.

Operation Avalanche (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersCIA, Directors, Spy
PlotPursuit, Investigation, Death, Mystery, Cheating, Cars
PlaceSpace, Moon
TimeCold War
StyleAction, Light, Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.

Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersSamurai, Strong women, Family, Birds, Monkeys, Whale, Beetles
PlotAdventure, Fate
PlaceJapan, Sea, Beach, Moon, Lake, Village
StyleAtmospheric, Touching

Kubo mesmerizes the people in his village with his magical gift for spinning wild tales with origami. When he accidentally summons an evil spirit seeking vengeance, Kubo is forced to go on a quest to solve the mystery of his fallen samurai father and his mystical weaponry, as well as discover his own magical powers.

Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersFriends, Animals, Family, Parents
PlotAdventure, Chase, Volcanoes, End of the world
PlaceSpace, Moon, Mars
TimePrehistoric times

Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, Manny, Sid, Diego, and the rest of the herd leave their home and embark on a quest full of thrills and spills, highs and lows, laughter and adventure while traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.

The Ornithologist (2016)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama, adventure, detective
CountryPortugal, France, Brazil
CharactersGay, Birds, Dogs, Horses, Deer, Photographers, Owls
PlotFear, Dancing, Religious, Travel
PlaceForest, Moon, Helicopters

Stranded along a sublime river fjord in northern Portugal, a hunky ornithologist is subjected to a series of brutal and erotic Stations-of-the-Cross-style tests.

Cold Moon (2016)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime, detective
PlotRevenge, Death, Ghosts, Mystery, Cold
PlaceSea, Moon

Cold Moon takes place in tiny Babylon, Fla., where the granddaughter of Clark’s character is murdered by a mysterious assailant, her body sunk into the black waters of the Styx River — the river where her parents disappeared from their boat a decade earlier. Suspicion falls on a duplicitous banker and his wealthy father, played by Stewart and Lloyd.

Scooby-Doo! Moon Monster Madness (2015)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective
CharactersDogs, Aliens, Billionaires
PlaceMoon, Spaceships

It's one giant step for dog-kind as Scooby-Doo and the Gang blast off for an epic, other-worldly adventure in this all-new original movie! After winning the last 5 seats in a lottery, Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma are off to space in billionaire Sly Baron's brand new ship, the Sly Star One. It's all gravity-free fun until a mysterious alien begins destroying the ship! As the ship breaks down, the crew is forced to land on Sly Baron's base... on the dark side of the moon! Will the gang unravel this alien mystery? Will Scooby-Doo and Shaggy find snacks on the moon? Will Fred ever take his space helmet off?! Journey to the outer limits with Scooby-Doo to find out!

Mune: Guardian of the Moon (2015)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantasy, cartoon
PlotAdventure, Travel
StyleLight, Cute

When a faun named Mune becomes the Guardian of the Moon, little did he had unprepared experience with the Moon and an accident that could put both the Moon and the Sun in danger, including a corrupt titan named Necross who wants the Sun for himself and placing the balance of night and day in great peril. Now with the help of a wax-child named Glim and the warrior, Sohone who also became the Sun Guardian, they go out on an exciting journey to get the Sun back and restore the Moon to their rightful place in the sky.

Sweet Bean (2015)
Markimdb: 7.4
CountryJapan, France, Germany
CharactersCooks, Dogs, Single mothers, Disabled people, Birds
PlotDeath, Freedom, Happiness
PlaceNature, Trains, Japan, Moon

Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands…

Still the Water (2014)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Japan, Spain
CharactersTeens, Pupils
PlotInvestigation, Death, Love
PlaceIslands, Japan, Nature, Sea, Beach, Moon
StyleTouching, Atmospheric

Taking place during the full-moon night of traditional dances in August and set on the Japanese island of Amami-Oshima, the drama centers on a 14-year-old boy who finds a dead body floating in the sea. The young man enlists the help of his girlfriend to solve the mystery. The pair will learn to become adults by experiencing the interwoven cycles of life, death and love.

Bangkok, We Have A Problem! (2014)
Markimdb: 4.3
PlotInvestigation, Conspiracies
PlaceAsia, Moon, Night Clubs

Serge Renart, a television journalist who's now a has-been, and Natacha Bison, a war reporter who has been laid off because she posed too much of a danger to her colleagues, find themselves forced to investigate a story together, which will take them to Thailand, in search of one of the best kept secrets of contemporary history. What really happened during the televised broadcast of the Apollo 11 mission, when man first walked on the moon?

Wer (2013)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, action, thriller, detective
CharactersWerewolf, Lawyers
PlaceFrance, Moon
TimeNew Year
StyleHeavy, For men, Disturbing

A defense attorney begins to suspect that her client, who is charged with the murders of a vacationing family, might be more than meets the eye.

Iron Sky (2012)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy
CountryFinland, Germany, Australia
PlotUFO, Revenge, Rivalry, Survival
PlaceMoon, Space, Parallel worlds
StyleSteampunk, Light, For men, Smart

In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers.

La luna (2012)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecartoon, short
PlaceMoon, Sea
StyleTo cry, Touching, Fascinating

A young boy comes of age in the most peculiar of circumstances. Tonight is the very first time his Papa and Grandpa are taking him to work. In an old wooden boat they row far out to sea, and with no land in sight, they stop and wait. A big surprise awaits the boy as he discovers his family's most unusual line of work. Should he follow the example of his Papa, or his Grandpa? Will he be able to find his own way in the midst of their conflicting opinions and timeworn traditions?

Mars and April (2012)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, drama
CharactersFriends, Geniuses, Photographers, Models
PlotLove triangle, Obsession, Death, Art, Virtual Reality, Teleportation
PlaceMars, Space, Moon
StyleAtmospheric, Fancy, Light

In the near future, as humanity prepares to set foot on Mars, Jacob Obus, an elderly musician, takes pride in slowing down time by playing instruments inspired by women's bodies, designed by his friend Arthur. A love triangle develops when Jacob and Arthur both fall in love with Avril, a young photographer. Enter Eugène Spaak, Arthur's father, an inventor and cosmologist who unveils a new theory about man's desire to reach Mars and helps Jacob find the true meaning of life and love.

Superman vs. The Elite (2012)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, cartoon
CharactersSuperhero, Superhero, Heroes, Terrorists
PlotRivalry, Jealousy, Mind reading, Teleportation
PlaceEngland, Moon
StyleExciting, Disturbing

The Man of Steel finds himself outshone by a new team of ruthless superheroes who hold his idealism in contempt.

The Moon Embracing the Sun (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 8)
Genremelodrama, history
CountrySouth Korea
PlotRivalry, Love, Fate, Intrigue, Love triangle, Lost memory
PlaceKorea, Moon, Asia
TimeMiddle Ages

Thirteen-year-old Heo Yeon Woo, the daughter of a high-ranking official, accompanies her mother to the royal palace to attend her brother, Heo Yeom's civil service examination congratulatory ceremony. By chance, she comes across Crown Prince Lee Hwon. They fall in love, and Yeon Woo is chosen as the Crown Princess of Joseon. Before they can marry, the Dowager Queen secretly orders her death, in order to secure more power for herself. Yeon Woo becomes cursed and is stricken with an illness. All believe her to be dead, including the Crown Prince Lee Hwon. Heartbroken, he refuses to love another. Eight years later, the young king meets a shaman named Wol. He can’t help but find similarities between her and Yeon Woo and begins investigating Yeon Woo’s death.

Apollo 18 (2011)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersAstronauts, Heroes, Aliens
PlotExpeditions, Survival, Conspiracies
PlaceSpace, Moon, Spaceships
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing

Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage which the astronauts captured on that mission. While NASA denies it's authenticity, others say it's the real reason we've never gone back to the moon.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CharactersRobots, Heroes, Astronauts, Bodyguards
PlotAlien invasion, Cheating
PlaceMoon, Space, Ukraine, Spaceships

Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in it all that remains one of the planet's most dangerous secrets.

Twixt (2011)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrehorror, fantasy, detective
CharactersVampire, Sheriffs, Writers
PlotSupernatural, Ghosts
PlaceHotels, Moon, Small cities
StyleDisturbing, Gothic, Atmospheric, Fascinating

A writer with a declining career arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a mysterious young ghost named V. He's unsure of her connection to the murder in the town, but is grateful for the story being handed to him. Ultimately he is led to the truth of the story, surprised to find that the ending has more to do with his own life than he could ever have anticipated.

The Smurfs (2011)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersFamily, Friends, Wizards
PlotAdventure, Fate, Technology, Chase
PlaceNew York, Moon
StyleExciting, Smart

When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down.

Welcome to the Space Show (2010)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersPirates, Heroes, Family, Aliens
PlotAdventure, Pursuit
PlaceMoon, School, Japan

Five children save the life of a dog-like alien while at a self-run summer camp. He attempts to reward them by taking them to an alien colony on the Moon. Events take a turn for the worse when his report on that attack that injured him causes passage from the Moon to the Earth to be banned, and children are stranded in space. The children need to find a way back home before camp ends and their parents discover that they are missing. They also have to avoid the poachers that injured their alien friend, and now seem to be stalking them all.

The First Men in the Moon (2010)
Markimdb: 6.1
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersHeroes, Partners, Old man, Inventors
PlotAlien invasion
PlaceMoon, England, Spaceships
StyleExciting, Steampunk

Mark Gatiss's adaptation of HG Wells's science fiction classic. July 1969, and as the world waits with bated breath for the Apollo astronauts to land on the Moon, a young boy meets 90-year-old Julius Bedford. He's a man with an extraordinary story of how, way back in 1909, he got to the Moon first, and, together with the eccentric Professor Cavor, discovered a terrifying secret deep beneath its seemingly-barren surface.

Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CharactersSuperhero, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Martial Arts
PlaceParallel worlds, Moon
StyleExciting, Disturbing

A heroic version of Lex Luthor from an alternate universe appears to recruit the Justice League to help save his Earth from the Crime Syndicate, an evil version of the League. What ensues is the ultimate battle of good versus evil in a war that threatens both planets and, through a devious plan launched by Batman's counterpart Owlman, puts the balance of all existence in peril.

Moon (2009)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotDepression, Loneliness
PlaceSpace, Moon, Spaceships
StyleDepressive, Atmospheric, Action, Tense, Interesting

With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility along with his computer and assistant, GERTY. When he has an accident however, he wakens to find that he is not alone.

National Geographic: Journey to the Edge of the Universe (2008)
Mark8 (imdb: 8.5)
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
PlotBlack holes
PlaceSpace, Moon
StyleAtmospheric, For personal development, For sleep, For a cozy evening, Worth watching

In one single, epic camera move we journey from Earth's surface to the outermost reaches of the universe on a grand tour of the cosmos, to explore newborn stars, distant planets, black holes and beyond.

The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, adventure, family
CountryHungary, United Kingdom, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
CharactersHeroes, Teens, Orphans, Family, Horses, Lions
PlotRivalry, Adventure, Curses
PlaceCastle, Moon, Forest, Estate

When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre Manor.

In the Shadow of the Moon (2007)
Markimdb: 8
Genredocumentary, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersAstronauts, Heroes
PlaceSpace, Moon
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Makes me think, For men, Inspirational

Archival material from the original NASA film footage – much of it seen for the first time – plus interviews with the surviving astronauts, including Jim Lovell, Dave Scott, John Young, Gene Cernan, Mike Collins, Buzz Aldrin, Alan Bean, Edgar Mitchell, Charlie Duke and Harrison Schmitt.

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CharactersWarriors, Heroes, Emperors
PlotAdventure, Death, Mystery
PlaceSpace, Moon
StyleWorth watching, Exciting, For men

Years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights lead a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When the sinister Sith unveil a thousand-year-old plot to rule the galaxy, the Republic crumbles and from its ashes rises the evil Galactic Empire. Jedi hero Anakin Skywalker is seduced by the dark side of the Force to become the Emperor's new apprentice – Darth Vader. The Jedi are decimated, as Obi-Wan Kenobi and Jedi Master Yoda are forced into hiding. The only hope for the galaxy are Anakin's own offspring – the twin children born in secrecy who will grow up to become heroes.

Bruce Almighty (2003)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama
CharactersGods, Dogs, Teachers
PlotFulfillment of desires, Supernatural, Jealousy, Superpowers
StyleFor background, Light, Touching, Inspirational

Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules God -- and the Almighty responds, endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers.

The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 3.8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy
CountryUSA, Australia
CharactersFamily, Singers, Gangsters
PlotAdventure, Chase, Skirmishes
PlaceSpace, Moon, Night Clubs, Casino
StyleExciting, Light

The year is 2087, the setting is the moon. Pluto Nash, the high-flying successful owner of the hottest nightclub in the universe, finds himself in trouble when he refuses to sell his club to lunar gangster Mogan, who just happens to be helping the mysterious Rex Crater mastermind a plan to take over the entire moon.

The Dish (2000)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersScientists, Friends, Astronauts, Reporters
PlotRadio, On real events
PlaceAustralia, Moon, Space, Small cities
StyleTouching, Tense

A group of maverick scientists on a remote Australian sheep farm are the globe's only hope for obtaining the epic images of man's first steps on the moon.

Screwed (2000)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, crime
CharactersFriends, Partners, Losers
PlotRevenge, Hostage

A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CharactersWarriors, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Travel
PlaceSpace, Moon
StyleExciting, For men

Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.

Apollo 13 (1995)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama, adventure, history
PlotSurvival, Adventure, On real events
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon
StyleTense, Disturbing

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from Earth, the astronauts work furiously with the ground crew to avert tragedy.

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Genrefantastic, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersScientists, Astronauts
PlotAdventure, Technology
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think, Philosophical

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, Italy
CharactersHorses, Heroes, Monsters
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, War
Time18th century
StyleExciting, Fancy

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersStewardesses, Heroes
PlaceSpaceships, Moon

A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the sun, and man-with-a-past, Ted Striker must save the day and get the shuttle back on track – again – all the while trying to patch up his relationship with Elaine.

Outland (1981)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, western, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlaceSpace, Moon
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Depressive, For men

An honest marshal in a corrupt mining colony on Io, Jupiter's sunless third moon, is determined to confront a violent drug ring even though it may cost him his life. After his wife angrily deserts him, he waits alone for the arrival of killers hired by the company to eliminate him.

A Trip to the Moon (1902)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure, short
CharactersScientists, Aliens, Kings, Astronomers
PlotAdventure, Expeditions
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon
StyleAtmospheric, By books

Professor Barbenfouillis and five of his colleagues from the Academy of Astronomy travel to the Moon aboard a rocket propelled by a giant cannon. Once on the lunar surface, the bold explorers face the many perils hidden in the caves of the mysterious satellite.