Every Friday I choose one of my favourite movies for a brief overview.
- Genre: sci-fi / thriller
- Director: Danny Boyle
- Release: 2007
- Starring: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans, Benedict Wong
- Tagline: 50 years in the future, Earth’s Sun is dying
- Instant favourite? No, I enjoyed it much more the second watch
- Favourite character? Mace
- What do I love about it most? First and foremost the music. Also the imagery, the bravery of the characters and the slight creepiness in the story
- Top 10, 50 or 100? This is in my top 10
- Own? Yes, on DVD & Blu-Ray
- Poorest bit? Nothing really, though the switch from sci-fi to thriller can be odd
IMDB page here
“So if you wake up one morning and it’s a particularly beautiful day, you’ll know we made it” – Capa
Sunshine is an absolute credit to the science fiction genre. Special thanks to composer John Murphy also for writing the incredible score Surface of the Sun which helped make the movie even more special and memorable.