Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Interstellar' And Other Space Movies

November 7, 2014 11:56 PM

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Interstellar, directed by Christopher Nolan, is the live-action behemoth arriving in theaters this weekend, and we brought in our pal Chris Klimek to chat about its highs and lows, its big sound (literally) and gorgeous visuals. You'll find that we had mixed reactions once you count the emotional beats, technical accomplishments, structure, editing, and — as Chris points out — high saline budget.

We figured we'd stay in the same celestial neighborhood for the whole show, so we next widened out to a larger conversation about space movies — not superhero/fantasy stuff, but the movies that really are trying to get at something at least reality-adjacent about where we might be headed and what we...

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