The Truth about Interstellar by Honest Trailers

The Truth about Interstellar by Honest Trailers


Voiceover Narration by Jon:

Title design by Robert Holtby

Series Created by Andy Signore & Brett Weiner
Written by Spencer Gilbert, Dan Murrell, Erica Russell & Andy Signore
Edited by Dan Murrell


Interstellar is a 2014 science fiction epic film directed by Christopher Nolan, starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway,Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. The film features a crew of astronauts who travel through a wormhole in search of a new home for humanity. Brothers Christopher and Jonathan Nolan wrote the screenplay, which has its origins in a script Jonathan developed in 2007. Christopher Nolan produced the film with his wife Emma Thomas, and Lynda Obst. Caltech theoretical physicistKip Thorne, whose work inspired the film, was an executive producer and acted as scientific consultant.

Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, and Legendary Pictures co-financed the film, while Syncopy and Lynda Obst Productions served as production companies. Cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema shot the film on anamorphic 35 mm and IMAX 70 mmphotography. Filming commenced in late 2013 in Alberta, Iceland, and Los Angeles. The film features an extensive use of practical and miniature effects, while Double Negative created additional digital effects.

Interstellar premiered on October 26, 2014, in Los Angeles. In North America, it was released in film stock, expanding to venues using digital projectors. It was successful at the box office and received highly positive reviews from critics, who gave particular attention to the film’s scientific accuracy, musical score, visual effects and performances from Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, and Mackenzie Foy. At the 87th Academy Awards, the film won the Best Visual Effects award and received four other nominations — Best Original Score, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing and Best Production Design, as well as several other awards and nominations particularly for its visual effects, cinematography, musical score, and the performance of Mackenzie Foy.