50 Space Movies That Are Out of This World

Can we talk about 'Thor: Ragnarok' for a sec?

2001: A Space Odyssey
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Hollywood has long been obsessed with outer space—even before men walked on the moon. Whether they're inspired by true events or completely unrealistic (I’m looking at you, Gravity), space movies have shaped the way we Earthlings view life beyond our planet. While some viewers dream of becoming one of the first people on Mars, others are just in need of a little escape from the issues that plague our world. Either way, here are 50 films that will take you to a galaxy far, far away.