Top 5 Ad Astra Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Ad Astra facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Ad Astra film message.

The soldier's camo pattern has red in it to match the surface of Mars.
The soldier's camo pattern has red in it to match the surface of Mars.

US Space Command's lunar rovers in Ad Astra (2019) had AAA roadside assistance coverage, or at least someone thought to put a AAA sticker on one. No indication as to whether it worked in disputed territory, though.

Ad Astra Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Major Roy McBrides secret Mars mission cover is to that he is going to the Moon - he flies with Virgin Airlines/Atlantic and passes through their boarding gate.

Ad Astra Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The "Welcome to the moon" sign is based on the one in LAX.
    The "Welcome to the moon" sign is based on the one in LAX.
  • 1 - In the moonbase scene you can see the Las Vegas waving cowboy "Vegas Vic" in the background.
    In the moonbase scene you can see the Las Vegas waving cowboy "Vegas Vic" in the background.
Ad Astra poster
Ad Astra poster

Ad Astra Plot

Astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Ad Astra. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director James Gray
Production 20th Century Fox
Stars Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga, Donald Sutherland
IMDB score 6.6