Interstellar | 2014

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

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Main Plot

When Earth becomes uninhabitable in the future, a farmer and ex-NASA pilot, Joseph Cooper, is tasked to pilot a spacecraft, along with a team of researchers, to find a new planet for humans.


  • Matthew McConaughey's character in Interstellar is a former NASA pilot who embarks on a mission to save humanity.
  • Anne Hathaway's character, Dr. Amelia Brand, is a scientist who helps lead a mission to find a habitable planet.
  • Jessica Chastain's character, Murph, plays a crucial role in deciphering a message that leads to the discovery of a new habitable planet.

Ending Explained

Cooper enters a black hole and finds himself in a tesseract, created by advanced beings who are trying to save humanity. He communicates with his daughter in the past and provides the data needed to solve the gravitational equation, allowing humanity to leave Earth. Cooper is ejected from the tesseract and wakes up on a space station orbiting Saturn. He reunites with his daughter, who is now elderly, and humanity begins a new chapter on a habitable planet.

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Christopher Nolan Matthew McConaughey Anne Hathaway Jessica Chastain