Solaris

  • 1972
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Science Fiction

Perhaps the most accessible of Tarkovsky's films, certainly free of the overbearing portentousness that would mark later work like THE SACRIFICE. The story concerns a cosmonaut who travels to a distant space station on Solaris. No ordinary planet, Solaris is in fact a superintelligent being capable of giving material form to human desires. Slow, but ravishingly...read more

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(Movie Clip) You're Already Flying
Director Andrei Tarkovsky digging in to the special effects, as Kris Kelvin (Donatas Banionis) travels to the space station, where he meets survivor S (more…)
(Movie Clip) Show Us Your Film
Burton (Vadislav Dvorzhetsky) is showing Kris (Donatas Banionis) film of himself testifying years earlier before an inquiry into his visit to the myst (more…)
(Movie Clip) Traffic
Director Andrei Tarkovsky's surreal montage of Moscow traffic, troubled former space pilot Burton (Vadislav Dvorzhetsky) considering his options, in S (more…)

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  • Released: 1972
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Perhaps the most accessible of Tarkovsky's films, certainly free of the overbearing portentousness that would mark later work like THE SACRIFICE. The story concerns a cosmonaut who travels to a distant space station on Solaris. No ordinary planet, Solaris… (more)

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