Top 5 Ad Astra Movie Details

While searching the internet for Ad Astra movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

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.

Trivia

I have collected all the famous movie trivia questions with answers from Reddit and other sources. They can be very useful in quizzes or games, or simply to learn more information. Most of the fun Ad Astra details are suitable for kids.

  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.

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, 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.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Ad Astra, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Ad Astra and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

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