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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

Featuring

Nathan Fillion

Alan Tudyk

Adam Baldwin

Genres

Science Fiction

Collection

Contact! Closed Captions

Certificate

15 Contains strong violence

Released

2005

Country

USA

Language

English

Production company

Universal Pictures

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