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Serenity 2005 15

119 mins USA Director. Joss Whedon

Joss Whedon restored a sense of fun and adventure to the sci-fi genre with his space saga set aboard the spaceship, Serenity. Any titularly implied tranquillity is shattered when Captain Mal Reynolds agrees to let a telepathic passenger aboard, unaware that she’s harbouring a deadly secret, and incurring the wrath of the totalitarian Alliance and its evil emissary, the Operative.

Whedon’s big-screen adaptation of his cancelled Firefly TV series may have lacked star power but it was a notable success with audiences and – crucially – its core sci-fi constituency, leading to the director’s spectacular next film – The Avengers.

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Directed by

Joss Whedon


Nathan Fillion

Alan Tudyk

Adam Baldwin


Science Fiction


Contact! Closed Captions


15 Contains strong violence







Production company

Universal Pictures

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