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3,716 Ratings


Directed by Danny Boyle
United States, United Kingdom, 2007


In the year 2057, the sun has begun to die. A team of international astronauts band together to brave the inconceivable task of reigniting the sun and thus saving the entire universe.

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Sunshine Directed by Danny Boyle

Awards & Festivals

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2008 | Nominee: British Director of the Year

British Independent Film Awards

2007 | Winner: Best Technical Achievement

2007 | Nominee: Best Actor

Irish Film and Television Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Lead Role in a Feature Film

Empire Awards

2008 | 2 nominations including: Best British Film

Critics reviews

The narrative itself actually becomes more conventional as the film proceeds. A little past the halfway mark, Sunshine basically turns into a slasher movie in space. But this development is treated in such cursory fashion that it feels like nobody told the director.
October 12, 2018
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