Space shuttle movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant space shuttle movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, futuristic, suspense, entertaining and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with space shuttle, space travel, spacecraft, space exploration, adventure, danger, astronaut, space station, catastrophe and space opera plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as space shuttle: Interstellar (2014), Life (2017), Space Cowboys (2000), SpaceCamp (1986), Passengers (2016), Moonraker (1979), The Challenger (2013), Space Warriors (2013), Another Life (2019), Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015).

List of space shuttle movies

 8.6
 1.8M
Interstellar (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
Style: mind bending, futuristic, thought provoking, philosophical, cerebral ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: time travel, space travel, father daughter relationship, nasa, astronaut, distopia, survival, space station, end of the world, scientist, science, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: colorado
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 6.6
 232K
Life (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: scary, suspense, apocalyptic, tragic ending, tense ...
Plot: monster, space travel, mars, space station, alien, astronaut, alien life-form, survival horror, death, research, science, evil alien ...
Time: future, near future
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 6.5
 82K
Space Cowboys (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Frank Corvin, ‘Hawk’ Hawkins, Jerry O'Neill and ‘Tank’ Sullivan were hotdog members of Project Daedalus, the Air Force's test program for space travel, but their hopes were dashed in 1958 with the formation of NASA and the use of ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, nasa, astronaut, adventure, space shuttle, space exploration, old age, vengeance, space opera, redemption, heroes, mission gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, future, year 1958, 90s, 2000s ...
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 5.7
 15K
SpaceCamp (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Andie Bergstrom, an astronaut eagerly awaiting her first trip to space, runs a summer camp for teenagers with her NASA-employed husband, Zach. One night during an engine test, Andie and four teenage campers are accidentally shot into space. ...
Style: intense, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space travel, space program, adventure, survival, trapped in space, space shuttle, teenager, space opera, coming of age, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, future, 60s
Place: alabama, california
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 7.0
 406K
Passengers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.
Style: futuristic, romantic, scenic, dramatic, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: isolation, trapped in space, love story, survival, space travel, love, space station, malfunction, space program, spacecraft, loneliness, destiny ...
Time: future
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 6.2
 102K
Moonraker (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: During the transportation of a Space Shuttle a Boeing 747 crashes in the Atlantic Ocean yet when they go to look for the destroyed shuttle it is not there. James Bond investigates the missing mission space shuttle and soon learns that the shuttles ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, stylized, sexy, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, space travel, spy, astronaut, space shuttle, espionage, female agent, secret agents, 007, utopia, adventure, nasa ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: brazil, venice, rio de janeiro, egypt, italy ...
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The Challenger (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Factual drama exploring the truth behind the space shuttle Challenger's 1986 explosion.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: investigation, nasa, science, uncover truth, research, space shuttle, mission gone awry, scientist, satellite, space travel, professor, disaster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: usa, florida
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Starflight: The Plane That Couldn't Land (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This is the story of Starflight One, the world's first "hypersonic plane," which flies faster and higher than any other commercial jet. On the night of its maiden flight from Los Angeles to Sydney, a freak accident incolving an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, disturbing, suspense
Plot: airplane, disaster, airplane accident, rescue, space shuttle, confined, heroes, adventure, stranded, passenger, race against time, zero gravity ...
Time: future
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Space Warriors (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The son of a retired astronaut competes to win a seat on the next space shuttle.
Style: captivating
Plot: competition, space shuttle, nasa, children, coming of age, saving a life, scientist hero, astronaut, female scientist, teamwork, team, problem solving ...
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 5.2
 36K
Another Life (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a massive alien artifact lands on Earth, Niko Breckinridge leads an interstellar mission to track down its source and make first contact.
Style: apocalyptic, tense, touching, disturbing, futuristic ...
Plot: space mission, space travel, spacecraft, space shuttle, astronaut, gay, space exploration, heroic mission, survival, guilty conscience, teamwork, space station ...
Time: future
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Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sharks take bite out of the East Coast when the sharknado hits Washington, D.C. and Orlando, Florida.
Style: absurd, parody, suspenseful, surreal, bloody ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: monster, shark, disaster, president, shark attack, nasa, space shuttle, catastrophe, creature feature, tornado, amusement park, animal attack ...
Place: washington d.c., orlando florida, los angeles, florida, north america ...
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 6.6
 450K
Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, space station, future dystopia, class conflict, distopia, dystopic future, space and aliens, ecological disaster, post apocalypse, apocalypse, utopia, dark future ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, south africa, usa
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For All Mankind (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Explore an aspirational world where NASA and the space program remained a priority and a focal point of our hopes and dreams as told through the lives of NASA astronauts, engineers, and their families.
Style: realistic, suspense, disturbing, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: astronaut, space program, nasa, space race, mining, lesbian, moon, space travel, ice, space shuttle, distopia, moon landing ...
Time: year 1969, future, 70s
Place: usa
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 3.5
 2K
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: apocalypse, disaster, moon, space travel, race against time, space and aliens, adventure, chaos, save the world, heroes, ocean, space shuttle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, baltimore, boston, houston texas, florida ...
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 4.5
 6K
3022 (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of astronauts living in the haunting emptiness of deep space awakens to find earth has suffered an extinction-level event.
Style: disturbing, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, visually appealing ...
Plot: asteroids and comets, spacecraft, astronaut, trapped in space, survival, space station, space shuttle, space travel, space program, scientist, self sacrifice, hopes ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA, Canada
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, psychedelic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: alien, alien planet, space travel, space station, government agent, mission, creature, alien race, marriage proposal, spacecraft, end of the world, dna ...
Time: future, 70s, year 1975, 2020s
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 3.2
 441
Atlantis Down (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 2025 - The Shuttle Program has been privatized and the shuttle Atlantis relegated to glorified taxi between space stations. Its crew is on a routine mission, conducting experiments - little do they know - they are the experiment. Written by Max ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, futuristic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, space station, alien encounter, rivalry, space shuttle, friendship, space wars, space and aliens, evil alien, mind game, alien ...
Time: future
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 6.6
 242K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: adventure, alien, chosen one, distopia, space wars, training, young heroes, intelligence, prodigy, space and aliens, child prodigy, space battle ...
Time: future
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 5.9
 8K
Orbiter 9 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Colombia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Helena, a young woman on a deep space mission, has been alone for 20 years. Her parents abandoned ship after a technical malfunction made it impossible for all three of them to reach their intended destination. Alex, an isolated engineer, is about ...
Style: captivating, surprise ending, suspense, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: female astronaut, space station, trapped in space, scientist, love story, rescue, secret laboratory, love affair, space opera, distopia, spacecraft, fighting the system ...
Time: future
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 8.0
 5K
Oasis (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A Scottish chaplain embarks on an epic journey through space. Based on Michel Faber's 'The Book Of Strange New Things'.
Style: apocalyptic, captivating
Plot: priest, space travel, climate change, hallucination, desert, space shuttle, save the planet, alien planet, humanity, fate of humanity, distant planet, space exploration ...
Time: near future, future
Place: london
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 6.6
 18K
Avenue 5 (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: 40 years in the future, space captain Ryan Clark and the crew of the luxury space cruise ship Avenue 5 navigate disgruntled passengers and unexpected events after experiencing technical difficulties onboard.
Style: futuristic, light, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: space travel, tourism, captain, pretending to be someone else, desperation, panic, marital argument, actor, space station, space shuttle, space exploration, humour ...
Time: near future
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Space Battleship Yamato Resurrection (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In the year 2220 A.D., the Earth Federation launches a plan to evacuate Earth when discovering that a travelling black hole capable of destroying anything in its path is on course towards the solar system. As the people on Earth prepare to relocate ...
Style: exciting, captivating, futuristic
Plot: space travel, black hole, battleship, spacecraft, military, tyranny, space opera, space battle, adventure, space shuttle, showdown, space wars ...
Time: 23rd century
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 9.0
 265K
Firefly (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Firefly is set in the year 2517, after the arrival of humans in a new star system and follows the adventures of the renegade crew of Serenity, a "Firefly-class" spaceship. The ensemble cast portrays the nine characters who live on Serenity.
Style: exciting, captivating, witty, futuristic, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, captain, preacher, space opera, escapades, space and aliens, smuggling, space wars, survival ...
Time: future
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 5.6
 5K
Moonshot (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a future where Mars is terraformed and colonized by the best humanity has to offer, two very different college students wind up joining forces and sneak onboard a space shuttle to the red planet in order to be united with their significant others.
Style: romantic, disturbing, entertaining, captivating, satirical ...
Plot: friend, student, male female relationship, relationships, couple relations, romantic relationship, escapades, romantic friendship, adventure, satire, space shuttle, mars ...
Time: future
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Space Dogs: Adventure to the Moon (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Get ready to blast off to an out-of-this-world adventure with canine teenage astronaut, Pushok, who is determined to find his missing astronaut father. Against all odds, Pushok stows away on a US rocket ship to the moon but soon finds he is not ...
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, funny, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: anthropomorphism, adventure, teamwork, space mission, space travel, anthropomorphic dog, space exploration, mystery, anthropomorphic animal, team, escapades, mission ...
Place: ussr
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Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After their father is called into work, two young boys, Walter and Danny, are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa, and told they must stay inside. Walter and Danny, who anticipate a boring day, are shocked when they begin playing Zathura, ...
Style: exciting, intense, semi serious, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, robot, space travel, board game, alien, family, sibling rivalry, brother brother relationship, game, stranded, youth, when the parents are away ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
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 5.0
 1K
Space Dogs (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belka, the amazing flying dog is unexpectedly hurdled into the streets of Moscow when the rocket she is in malfunctions during one of her circus routines. Fortunately the crash leads her to meet a streetwise dog named Strelka and her irredeemable ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: space travel, adventure, friendship, partners, spacewalk, friends, best friends, training, anthropomorphism, dog, space exploration, teamwork ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia
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Star Blazers [Space Battleship Yamato] 2199 (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
TV show
Story: The year is 2199. The human race has been crushed in their war with the Gamilos, driven into underground cities by the invader's assault. Scientists estimate they have only a year left. The young officers Susumu Kodai and Daisuke Shima receive ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: space travel, space opera, space battle, space mission, extraterrestrial, save the world, spacecraft, hopes, expedition, space shuttle, showdown, mission ...
Time: 22nd century, future
Place: japan
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 7.3
 100K
Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, sincere, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: spacecraft, robot, survival, adventure, lost, alien planet, alien creature, youth, space adventure, twists and turns, family relations, hopes ...
Time: future
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Astra Lost in Space (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 2061, when space travel is now possible and commercially viable, and the students of Caird High School embark on their Planet Camp. But soon after Group B5 arrived at their planetary camp site, a mysterious and unforeseen sentient light ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, psychological, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: friendship, teamwork, adventure, survival, conspiracy, betrayal, rescue, kidnapping, fight, youth, spacecraft, human in outer space ...
Time: future
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