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The Best Space Movies and TV Shows on Kanopy

Finding a good Space movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Space movies and TV shows of all time streaming on Kanopy.

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1. Solaris

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8.1/10
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77/100
Released: 1972Rated: PG
Mystery, Science-Fiction

What it's about: A psychologist is sent to a space station orbiting a planet called Solaris to investigate the death of a doctor and the mental problems of cosmonauts on the station. He soon discovers that the water on the planet is a type of brain which brings out repressed memories and obsessions.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel, Kanopy & 1 other) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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2. Prospect

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6.3/10
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68/100
Released: 2018Rated: R
Science-Fiction

What it's about: A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon, aiming to strike it rich. They've secured a contract to harvest a large deposit of the elusive gems hidden in the depths of the moon's toxic forest. But there are others roving the wilderness and the job quickly devolves into a fight to survive.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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3. Europa Report

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6.4/10
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70/100
Released: 2013Rated: PG-13
Science-Fiction, Thriller

What it's about: A crew of international astronauts are sent on a private mission to Jupiter's fourth moon.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Plex & 2 others), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Philo, fuboTV & 2 others) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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4. Dark Star

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6.3/10
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66/100
Released: 1974Rated: G
Science-Fiction, Comedy

What it's about: A low-budget, sci-fi satire that focuses on a group of scientists whose mission is to destroy unstable planets. 20 years into their mission, they have battle their alien mascot, that resembles a beach ball, as well as a "sensitive" and intelligent bombing device that starts to question the meaning of its existence.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV & Crackle), stream on a subscription service (Philo, fuboTV, Fandor & 3 others) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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5. Explorers

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6.5/10
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67/100
Released: 1985Rated: PG
Children, Science-Fiction

What it's about: The visionary dreams of three curious and adventuresome young boys become an exciting reality in Explorers, the action-fantasy from director Joe Dante, who combines keen humor, warmth and fantasy with unexpected twists. In their makeshift laboratory, the boys use an amazing discovery and their ingenuity to build their own spaceship and launch themselves on a fantastic interplanetary journey.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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6. Apollo 11

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8.2/10
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74/100
Released: 2019Rated: G
Documentary, History

What it's about: A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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7. The Core

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5.5/10
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66/100
Released: 2003Rated: PG-13
Science-Fiction, Thriller

What it's about: Geophysicist Dr. Josh Keyes discovers that an unknown force has caused the earth's inner core to stop rotating. With the planet's magnetic field rapidly deteriorating, our atmosphere literally starts to come apart at the seams with catastrophic consequences. To resolve the crisis, Keyes, along with a team of the world's most gifted scientists, travel into the earth's core. Their mission: detonate a device that will reactivate the core.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV, Plex & Crackle), stream on a subscription service (Paramount+, Philo, fuboTV & 1 other) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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8. A Trip to the Moon

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8.2/10
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73/100
Released: 1902Rated: G
Science-Fiction, Action & Adventure

What it's about: Professor Barbenfouillis and five of his colleagues from the Academy of Astronomy travel to the Moon aboard a rocket propelled by a giant cannon. Once on the lunar surface, the bold explorers face the many perils hidden in the caves of the mysterious satellite.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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9. Plan 9 from Outer Space

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4.0/10
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57/100
Released: 1959
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: In California, an old man grieves the loss of his wife and on the next day he also dies. However, the space soldier Eros and her mate Tanna use an electric device to resurrect them both and the strong Inspector Clay that was murdered by the couple. Their intention is not to conquest Earth but to stop mankind from developing the powerful bomb “Solobonite” that would threaten the universe. When the population of Hollywood and Washington DC sees flying saucers on the sky, a colonel, a police lieutenant, a commercial pilot, his wife and a policeman try to stop the aliens.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV & PopcornFlix), stream on a subscription service (Fandor, Hoopla & Kanopy), stream on a TV everywhere service (TCM) & rent or buy from $2.00 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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10. Robinson Crusoe on Mars

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6.5/10
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58/100
Released: 1964
Drama, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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11. Hubble

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7.7/10
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61/100
Released: 2010Rated: G
Family, Documentary

What it's about: An IMAX 3D camera chronicles the effort of 7 astronauts aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis to repair the Hubble Space Telescope.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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12. Save the Green Planet!

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7.3/10
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59/100
Released: 2003
Comedy, Science-Fiction

What it's about: A young man believes that his country's leaders are actually toxic reptilian aliens sent down to launch a takeover of his beloved Earth. So he decides to abduct them and force the truth out on camera in his basement that doubles as a film studio and torture chamber.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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13. Invasion of the Body Snatchers

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7.7/10
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74/100
Released: 1956
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Paramount+ & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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14. Monsters

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6.4/10
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70/100
Released: 2010Rated: R
Science-Fiction, Drama

What it's about: Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America. Soon after, new life forms began to appear and half of Mexico was quarantined as an infected zone. Today, the American and Mexican military still struggle to contain "the creatures," while a journalist agrees to escort a shaken tourist through the infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the U.S. border.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Plex & 2 others), stream on a subscription service (Philo, Hoopla, Kanopy & 1 other) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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15. The War of the Worlds

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7.1/10
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69/100
Released: 1953Rated: PG
Science-Fiction, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills, until they discover it is the first of many transport devices from Mars bringing an army of invaders invincible to any man-made weapon, even the atomic bomb.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a subscription service (Paramount+ & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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16. High Life

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5.8/10
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68/100
Released: 2018Rated: R
Thriller, Drama

What it's about: A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, Showtime, Hoopla & 1 other), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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17. Things to Come

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6.7/10
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62/100
Released: 1936
Drama, Science-Fiction

What it's about: The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (IMDb TV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, The Criterion Channel, Fandor & 3 others) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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18. How to Talk to Girls at Parties

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5.7/10
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62/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Romance, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Croydon, 1977. A trio of punk teenagers goes to a party to meet girls, but they find that girls there are very different from what they expected.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, Showtime, Hoopla & 1 other), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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19. Proxima

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6.4/10
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61/100
Released: 2019
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: Sarah is a French astronaut training at the European Space Agency in Cologne. She is the only woman in the arduous program. She lives alone with Stella, her seven year old daughter. Sarah feels guilty that she cannot spend more time with her child. Her love is overpowering, unsettling. When Sarah is chosen to join the crew of a year-long space mission called Proxima, it creates chaos in the mother-daughter relationship.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu, Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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20. The Beyond

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4.9/10
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58/100
Released: 2018
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover what the astronauts encountered on their first of its kind interstellar space journey.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, Vudu & The Roku Channel), stream on a subscription service (Paramount+, Epix & Kanopy), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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21. Operation Avalanche

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6.1/10
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61/100
Released: 2016Rated: R
Drama, Thriller

What it's about: In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Plex, Vudu & The Roku Channel), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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22. The Farthest

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8.1/10
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64/100
Released: 2018Rated: PG
History, Documentary

What it's about: The captivating tales of the people and events behind one of humanity's greatest achievements in exploration: NASA's Voyager mission.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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23. A Good American

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7.4/10
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57/100
Released: 2015
Biography, Mystery

What it's about: A Good American tells the story of the best code-breaker the USA ever had and how he and a small team within NSA created a surveillance tool that could pick up any electronic signal on earth, filter it for targets and render results in real-time while keeping the privacy as demanded by the US constitution.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, IMDb TV & 1 other), stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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24. First Man into Space

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5.5/10
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50/100
Released: 1959
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: The first pilot to leave Earth's atmosphere lands, then vanishes; but something with a craving for blood prowls the countryside...

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Plex & 1 other), stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, Philo, fuboTV & 2 others) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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25. Woman in the Moon

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7.3/10
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70/100
Released: 1929
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: A scientist discovers that there's gold on the moon, he builds a rocket to fly there, but there's too much rivalry among the crew to have a sucessful expedition.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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26. Risk

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6.3/10
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55/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: Capturing the story of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with unprecedented access, director Laura Poitras finds herself caught between the motives and contradictions of Assange and his inner circle in a documentary portrait of power, betrayal, truth and sacrifice.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, Showtime & Kanopy), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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27. The Last Movie Star

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7.0/10
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57/100
Released: 2018Rated: R
Thriller, Drama

What it's about: An aging screen icon gets lured into accepting an award at a rinky-dink film festival in Nashville, Tenn., sending him on a hilarious fish-out-of-water adventure and an unexpectedly poignant journey into his past.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Showtime & Kanopy), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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28. The Atomic Submarine

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5.2/10
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48/100
Released: 1959
Science-Fiction, Thriller

What it's about: Ships disappear on route across the Arctic Sea, and a special submarine is sent to investigate.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, IMDb TV & Shout Factory TV), stream on a subscription service (AMC Premiere, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (AMC) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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29. I Married a Monster from Outer Space

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6.4/10
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53/100
Released: 1958
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Aliens from Outer Space are slowly switching places with real humans -- one of the first being a young man about to get married. Slowly, his new wife realizes something is wrong, and her suspicions are confirmed when her husband's odd behaviour begins to show up in other townspeople.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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30. Capsule

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5.9/10
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56/100
Released: 2015
Science-Fiction, Thriller

What it's about: Guy is an experienced British fighter pilot who is in command of Britain's first manned mission to space. He has trained for this for three years at the height of the Cold War and now he is alone in space with a malfunctioning capsule. He has limited contact with the UK, some unusual communication with the US and some unorthodox communication with Roscosmos deep in Soviet Russia. Who will help him? Will he make the right choice?

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, IMDb TV & The Roku Channel), stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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31. Elstree 1976

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5.9/10
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51/100
Released: 2015
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: A documentary about ten very different lives connected by having appeared onscreen wearing masks or helmets in Star Wars.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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32. 16 Sunrises

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6.4/10
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45/100
Released: 2018
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: 450 kilometers from the Earth, during these six months when the world seems to be moving into the unknown, a dialogue is woven between the astronaut and the visionary work of Saint Exupéry that he took to the space station

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, Vudu & IMDb TV), stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Vudu).

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33. One Small Step

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7.4/10
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60/100
Released: 2018Rated: G
Family, Animation

What it's about: ​Luna is a vibrant young Chinese-American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut. From the day she witnesses a rocket launching into space on TV, Luna is driven to reach for the stars. In the big city, Luna lives with her loving father Chu, who supports her with a humble shoe repair business he runs out of his garage. As Luna grows up, she enters college, facing adversity of all kinds in pursuit of her dreams.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Prime Video).

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34. Apollo's Daring Mission

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8.0/10
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44/100
Released: 2018
Documentary, History

What it's about: Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. The U.S. space program suffered a bitter setback when Apollo 1 ended in a deadly fire during a pre-launch run-through. In disarray, and threatened by the prospect of a Soviet Union victory in the space race, NASA decided upon a radical and risky change of plan: turn Apollo 8 from an earth-orbit mission into a daring sprint to the moon while relying on untried new technologies. Fifty years after the historic mission, the Apollo 8 astronauts and engineers recount the feats of engineering that paved the way to the moon.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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35. First to the Moon

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7.7/10
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46/100
Released: 2018
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: In December of 1968, three astronauts traveled to the Moon. This is the story of their lives and the amazing story of how they became the first human beings to travel beyond the confines of planet earth and reach the Moon. First to the Moon tells the amazing story of the Apollo 8 mission and the three men that crewed it. Through restored archival films from NASA, The National Archives, and the Astronaut’s own personal collections, this documentary takes you through time from the upbringing of each crew member and onward to present day.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, IMDb TV & 2 others), stream on a subscription service (Philo, Curiosity Stream & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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36. Black Hole Apocalypse

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8.0/10
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54/100
Released: 2018Rated: G
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: Astrophysicists show how black holes might hold answers to how the universe evolved, leading to life on Earth and, ultimately, the human race.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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37. Pluto and Beyond

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7.8/10
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43/100
Released: 2019Rated: G
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: Follow the New Horizons spacecraft as it makes its historic flyby of one of the furthest objects in the solar system. Follow as they plan and execute maneuvers to allow the spacecraft to target a Kuiper Belt object known as Ultima Thule.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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38. The Little Prince

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6.5/10
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52/100
Released: 1974Rated: G
Musical, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is befriended by a "little" prince from the planet Asteroid B-612. In the days that follow, the pilot learns of the small boy's history and planet-hopping journeys in which he met a King, a businessman, an historian, and a general. It isn't until he comes to Earth that the Little Prince learns the secrets of the importance of life from a Fox (Gene Wilder), a Snake (Bob Fosse), and the pilot.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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39. Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet

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3.8/10
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40/100
Released: 1965
Science-Fiction, Action & Adventure

What it's about: In 2020, after the colonization of the moon, the spaceships Vega, Sirius and Capella are launched from Lunar Station 7. They are to explore Venus under the command of Professor Hartman, but an asteroid collides and explodes Capella. The leader ship Vega stays orbiting and sends the astronauts Kern and Sherman with the robot John to the surface of Venus, but they have problems with communication with Dr. Marsha Evans in Vega. The Sirius lands in Venus and Commander Brendan Lockhart, Andre Ferneau and Hans Walter explore the planet and are attacked by prehistoric animals. They use a vehicle to seek Kern and Sherman while collecting samples from the planet. Meanwhile John helps the two cosmonauts to survive in the hostile land.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Paramount+, Epix, Fandor & 1 other) & stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix).

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40. Under an Arctic Sky

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7.1/10
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51/100
Released: 2017
Action & Adventure, Documentary

What it's about: Six fearless surfers travel to the north coast of Iceland to ride waves unlike anything they've ever experienced, captured with high-tech cameras.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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41. Meeting Snowden

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6.8/10
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40/100
Released: 2017
Animation, Documentary

What it's about: Moscow, Russia, December 2016. Edward Snowden, Larry Lessig and Birgitta Jónsdóttir meet for the first time in a secret place. Apparently, Russia is interfering in the US presidential elections while it mourns the death of its ambassador to Turkey. Snowden carefully chooses his interviews, so nobody really knows something about him. As the world prepares for Christmas, they gather to discuss the only issue that matters, their common struggle: how to save democracy.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi & IMDb TV), stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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42. Death Dive to Saturn

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7.5/10
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48/100
Released: 2017Rated: G
Animation, Documentary

What it's about: After decades of amazing discoveries, spacecraft Cassini embarks on its final -- and most daring -- mission: a dive below Saturn's rings.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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43. The Terrible Thing of Alpha-9!

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7.2/10
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41/100
Released: 2009
Comedy, Animation

What it's about: A space bounty-hunter travels to a lonely planet to kill a terrible monster.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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44. Earth from Space

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8.1/10
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44/100
Released: 2012
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: Earth from Space takes you on an epic quest to discover the invisible forces and processes that sustain life on our planet and, for the first time, see them in action in their natural environment in vivid detail. These truly unique images will explore the deepest mysteries of its existence, raising profound questions and challenging the old assumptions of how Earth's system works.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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45. First Spaceship on Venus

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4.6/10
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44/100
Released: 1960Rated: G
Family, Science-Fiction

What it's about: A mysterious magnetic spool found during a construction project is discovered to have originated from Venus. A rocket expedition to Venus is launched to discover the origin of the spool and the race that created it.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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46. Eolomea

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5.7/10
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41/100
Released: 1972
Science-Fiction, Drama

What it's about: Eight space cargo-ships disappear without a trace within three days. And the orbit station "Margot" has suddenly fallen silent. The space council is faced with a mystery and the scientist in charge, Maria Scholl, sees no other solution than ordering a total flight stop to this mysterious sector of space. Her colleague, Prof. Tal seems to be suspicious since he knows things before they are even released. A forbidden look into his personal file brings to light that Tal was part of the Eolomea project that never found approval of the commission in charge.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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47. Earth: Seen From The Heart

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7.7/10
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39/100
Released: 2018
Drama, Documentary

What it's about: For more than twenty years, Hubert Reeves has put science, his media influence, and his energy at the service of a cause: biodiversity.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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48. A Space Program

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6.3/10
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39/100
Released: 2015
Documentary, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The artist Tom Sachs and his team of bricoleurs build a handmade space program and send two female astronauts to Mars

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 4 services (Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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49. Chasing Pluto

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7.9/10
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39/100
Released: 2015Rated: G
Family, Documentary

What it's about: NOVA captures New Horizons' historic flyby of Pluto, the culmination of the spacecraft's nine-year, three-billion-mile journey to reveal the first ever detailed images of this strange, icy world at the very edge of our solar system.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Kanopy).

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50. Moon: The Battles of Space

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6.6/10
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33/100
Released: 2019
Animation, Documentary

What it's about: July 20, 1969. Apollo 11 lands on the surface of the Moon. Such a feat was apparently performed to the greater glory of all mankind, but actually it marked the end of the space race disputed by the two great superpowers of the time in their eagerness to arrive before and the beginning of the spread of the Cold War into space. Nowadays, the struggle continues, but the main competitors and their purposes are others.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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