Long before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, science fiction movies had inspired young people to want to become astronauts. And they’ve continued to do so in the 50 years since then. Now, with commercial space flights already on sale, and the once-distant dreams of colonizing the moon and Mars inching closer and closer to reality, Brad Pitt thinks movies like his latest, the astronomical adventure Ad Astra, will help these cosmic dreams move forward. (Click on the media bar below to hear Brad Pitt)
Ad Astra is playing now in theaters.