Dir: Tom Harper | UK/ US | 2019 | 101 mins
Cast: Felicity Jones, Eddie Redmayne, Himesh Patel, Anne Reid, Tim McInnerny, Phoebe Fox
Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones star in ‘The Aeronauts’, a thrilling adventure to the edge of the atmosphere from the director of ‘Wild Rose’. Wealthy widow and pilot Amelia Wren, and headstrong scientist James Glaisher, are ‘The Aeronauts’. Together, they mount a dangerous balloon expedition to try and fly higher than anyone in history. He wants to discover how to predict the weather, and she’s the only one who can fly high enough to do it. But where they’re going, the air is thin and chances of survival are slim, and this perilous ascent will reveal their true selves to each other and themselves.
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