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SciFi Tech Talk #000086 – Moon

Moon (2009)
Moon poster Rating: 8.0/10 (225708 votes)
Director: Duncan Jones
Writer: Duncan Jones (story), Nathan Parker
Stars: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw
Runtime: 97 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Released: 10 Jul 2009
Plot: Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's power problems.

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Fantastic Voyage

SciFi Tech Talk #000081 – Cowboys & Aliens

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
Cowboys & Aliens poster Rating: 6.1/10 (156847 votes)
Director: Jon Favreau
Writer: Roberto Orci (screenplay), Alex Kurtzman (screenplay), Damon Lindelof (screenplay), Mark Fergus (screenplay), Hawk Ostby (screenplay), Mark Fergus (screen story), Hawk Ostby (screen story), Steve Oedekerk (screen story), Scott Mitchell Rosenberg (Platinum Studios comic book)
Stars: Daniel Craig, Abigail Spencer, Buck Taylor, Matthew Taylor
Runtime: 119 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 29 Jul 2011
Plot: A spaceship arrives in Arizona, 1873, to take over the Earth, starting with the Wild West region. A posse of cowboys and natives are all that stand in their way.

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Armegeddon