Moon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant moon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense and humorous films and TV shows about / with moon, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, spacecraft, heroes, escapades, astronaut, danger and nasa plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
moon movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as moon: Apollo 18 (2011), Iron Sky (2012), Moon (2009), Countdown (1967), First Men in the Moon (1964), Welcome to the Space Show (2010), Apollo 13 (1995), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Moon Zero Two (1969), Nothing Lasts Forever (1984).

List of moon movies

Apollo 18 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: astronaut, alien encounter, outer space, moon, space and aliens, space travel, spacecraft, nasa, heroic mission, deadly, danger, expedition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970, year 1972, year 2011 ...
Place: antarctica
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Iron Sky (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Germany, Australia, France, Norway, Belgium, Denmark, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 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.
Style: futuristic, stylized, light, clever, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invasion, nazism, moon, ufo, outer space, space travel, steampunk, chaos and mayhem, space station, fantasy world, astronaut, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york, germany
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Moon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: psychological, bleak, futuristic, contemplative, surreal ...
Plot: outer space, isolation, loneliness, spacecraft, dystopic future, cloning, moon, clones, astronaut, space travel, space and aliens, doubts and hesitations ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: mexico, hawaii
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LeapFrog: Math Adventure to the Moon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 34 min.
Story: Join Tad and Lily a they blast off on an exciting educational adventure! Tad and Lily need the perfect collection of things to take to school for their math assignment. When they finally decide on moon rocks, there's just one problem - how will ...
Style: educational, humorous, semi serious, captivating, educational film
Audience: kids
Plot: moon, studying, mathematics, planet, explanatory, heroes, escapades, sibling, frog, spacecraft, family
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Countdown (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A scientist (James Caan) replaces a military officer (Robert Duvall) as an astronaut on a space-race moonshot.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, atmospheric, psychotronic
Plot: moon, nasa, astronaut, adventure, race against time, spacewalk, landing, danger, government agency, against the odds, outer space, moon landing ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, florida, usa
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First Men in the Moon (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the HG Wells story. The world is delighted when a space craft containing a crew made up of the world's astronauts lands on the moon, they think for the first time. But the delight turns to shock when the astronauts discover an old ...
Style: stylized, serious, psychotronic, fairy tale, visually appealing ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: space travel, moon, alien, astronaut, extinction, passenger, adventure, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1960s, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, ussr, antarctica
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Welcome to the Space Show (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: moon, rescue, alien, adventure, space travel, track down, getting home, danger, escapades, school, summer camp, friendship ...
Place: japan
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Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: factual, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space program, space travel, survival, spacecraft, race against time, outer space, rescue, catastrophe, moon, space exploration ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1970 ...
Place: usa, florida, texas, houston texas, pacific ocean ...
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: 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.
Style: philosophical, futuristic, mind bending, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, outer space, evolution, astronaut, adventure, moon, spacewalk, scientist, super computer, artificial intelligence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, prehistory, year 1968 ...
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Moon Zero Two (1969)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The colonisation of space began in 1986 and now, fifty years on, the moon is frontier territory. The prospectors, the drillers, the exploiters and the exploited all surviving in this alien environment. The prospects for lucrative rewards exist but ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, futuristic, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moon, mining, cons and scams, space and aliens, danger, escapades, rivalry, crime, crimes, tough heroes, space travel, mars ...
Time: future, 2020s
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Nothing Lasts Forever (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An artist fails a test and is required to direct traffic in New York City's Holland Tunnel. He winds up falling in love with a beautiful woman, who takes him to the moon on a Lunar Cruiser.
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: moon, future dystopia, heroic mission, heroes, love and romance, folk hero, society, save the world, imaginary, hopes, true love, fall in love ...
Time: future
Place: new york
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The Voice of the Moon (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Returning to themes he first explored in La strada (1954), Fellini crafts a parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. The odd couple, Ivo Salvini (Benigni), a fake inspector of wells, and Gonnella ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, surreal
Plot: moon, fool, music teacher, journalist, cemetery, surrealism, rooftop, tourist, village life, village, love and romance, romance ...
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Precious Find (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 2049. 200 years after the great Californian goldrush. The new generation of gold diggers are just as full of gold fever as their ancestors.
Style: futuristic, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: outer space, moon, space travel, danger, misfit, adventure, chases and races, disorder, gambling, alien encounter, heroic mission, partners ...
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The First Men in the Moon (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: space travel, moon, partners, alien encounter, obsessive quest, danger, inventions and discoveries, escapades, heroes, alien contact, old man, moon landing ...
Time: 60s, 1900s, 1960s, year 1969, 20th century
Place: england
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Ad Astra (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: 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.
Style: futuristic, touching, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: outer space, father son relationship, astronaut, trapped in space, space exploration, moon, space mission, engineer, solar system, missing father, mars, army ...
Time: near future, future
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Moonshot (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Man's landing on the moon was our greatest technological achievement. The Apollo 11 mission was truly the stuff of dreams. For the first time, our species walked on another celestial body. Even more remarkable was their ability to make it back. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, sincere
Plot: outer space, nasa, moon, heroic mission, human spirit, space travel, spacewalk, heroes, escapades, archive footage, landing, heroism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s
Place: usa
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Earthstorm (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A massive asteroid impact on the moon begins causing storms on earth due to the sudden changes in ocean tides. But when further examination is conducted it's discovered that the moon's structure is now entirely unstable -- threatening all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moon, space travel, race against time, danger, space and aliens, adventure, apocalypse, chaos, ocean or sea, save the world, heroes, u.s. air force ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, baltimore, mexico city, colorado, houston texas ...
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The Dish (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The true story of how the Parkes Radio Telescope was used to relay the live television of man's first steps on the moon, during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, factual, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: nasa, space travel, small town, moon landing, moon, outer space, human spirit, hopes, ambition, social relations, friendship, underdog ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
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Newbie and the Disasternauts (2010)
Genre: Animation
Country: Brazil
TV show
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: moon, young heroes, imaginary, escapades, family, getting home, space and aliens, silly humor, parody, 2d animation, children, shipwreck ...
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Strange Frame: Love & Sax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 28th century, 200 years after the Great Earth Exodus. Naia, a feisty, young singer/songwriter, falls in love with the beautiful saxophonist Parker in Ganymede, one of Jupiter's moons. The two form a band - and now they have to not only make it ...
Style: futuristic, serious, captivating, sexy, offbeat ...
Plot: slavery, music band, moon, survival, fall in love, musician's life, ambition, future dystopia, desire for fame, escapades, danger, genetic engineering ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Fly Me to the Moon 3D (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three young houseflies stow away aboard the Apollo 11 flight to the moon.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, clever
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: outer space, moon, heroic mission, good versus evil, ambition, adventurer, heroes, save the day, spacecraft, buddies, danger, spacewalk ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s
Place: florida
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The Dark Side of the Moon (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It is the year 2022. A mysterious systems failure causes the crew of a spaceship to be stranded on the dark side of the moon, while rapidly running out of fuel and oxygen. They are surprised to discover a NASA space shuttle floating in space, and ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, moon, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, escapades, mystery, isolation, space marine, technology gone awry, running out of air, confined ...
Time: future
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Space Buddies (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B-Dawg, Mudbud, Budderball, and all the rest of the Buddies are back, but this time, they're setting their sights even higher -- as in, the moon! With the help of their new pals Spudnick (voiced by Jason Earles) and Gravity, these pooches are ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: moon, rescue, dog, space travel, survival, family life, adventure, space and aliens, partners, disorder, friendship, buddies ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
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Impact (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: While the entire world watches the largest meteor shower in 10,000 years, a rogue asteroid, hidden by the meteor field, smashes into the moon in a tremendous explosion of rock and debris. Fragments from the asteroid, and even from the moon itself, ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: asteroids and comets, meteor shower, astronaut, apocalypse, moon, save the planet, survival, chaos, collision, danger, escapades, adventure ...
Place: washington d.c., paris france, berlin germany, new mexico, australia ...
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Space: 1999 (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, bleak
Plot: astronaut, space exploration, moon, survival, space travel, ufo, adventure, save the world, space and aliens, heroic mission, alien encounter, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 1999, 1990s, 90s
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Moon 44 (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Year 2038: The mineral resources of the earth are drained, in space there are fights for the last deposits on other planets and satellites. This is the situation when one of the bigger mining corporations has lost all but one mineral moons and many ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moon, save the world, space travel, androids and robots, rescue, escapades, heroic mission, danger, space and aliens, espionage, race against time, adventure ...
Time: future, 2030s
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From the Earth to the Moon (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Hanks, Imagine Entertainment and HBO present From the Earth to the Moon, the dramatic story of the unforgettable Apollo missions and their heroic astronauts, from President John F. Kennedy's historic speech, through the first manned ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: nasa, against the odds, space travel, space program, astronaut, outer space, moon, moon landing, catastrophe, spacecraft, dreams, race against time ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, 20th century, 50s ...
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Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: exciting, absurd, ironic, not serious
Plot: moon, outer space, dinosaur, nazis, future dystopia, nazi, hitler, alien race, humanity, rescue, female protagonist, space opera ...
Time: future
Place: germany
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First Man (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: 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.
Style: based on true events, suspense, disturbing, factual, exciting ...
Plot: moon landing, space exploration, test pilot, space mission, space travel, astronaut, moon, nasa, historical event, human in outer space, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1963, year 1964 ...
Place: california, houston texas, florida, usa, mojave desert
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Magellan (2017)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After NASA picks up a trio of mysterious signals from within our own solar system, astronaut Roger Nelson is dispatched on a multi-year solo mission aboard the Magellan spacecraft to investigate the sources.
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien planet, nasa, artificial intelligence, moon, outer space, mission, astronaut, space travel, spacesuit, planet, space station, first contact ...
Time: contemporary
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