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Solaris (1972)  link to Solaris on IMDb

Number: 950

cover Solaris

IMDB Rating: star star star star star star star star star star

Also known as:: Solyaris

Country: Soviet Union, 166 minutes

Spoken Languages:

Genre(s): Drama, Sci-Fi, Mystery

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

Cast: Natalya Bondarchuk (as Khari), Donatas Banionis (as Kris Kelvin, psikholog)

Medium: BluRay Disc

Plot Outline:
The Solaris mission has established a base on a planet that appears to host some kind of intelligence, but the details are hazy and very secret. After the mysterious demise of one of the three scientists on the base, the main character is sent out to replace him. He finds the station run-down and the two remaining scientists cold and secretive. When he also encounters his wife who has been dead for ten years, he begins to appreciate the baffling nature of the alien intelligence.

Comments: Criterion Collection;UPC715515067812;;Criterion Collection - Spine #164;

Loaned: No

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