STX Entertainment has released an official trailer for its upcoming sci-fi drama The Space Between Us. The film tells the story of a space shuttle mission to colonize the red planet only to find out one of the astronaut was pregnant after taking off. Shortly after the landing she died of birth complication but the infant survive, the first human born on Mars. Thus the beginning of the the extraordinary life of a 16 year-old Gardner Elliot (Asa Butterfield-Ender’s Game, Hugo). While searching for clue to his origin, his father he never know and planet earth he never been, he strike up an online friendship with a girl Tulsa (Britt Robertson -Tomorrowland) in Colorado. He finally get a chance to explore a new world, the many wonderful things he read about in Mars. While he is on earth, scientists discover his organs can’t withstand the atmosphere. Defying his medical condition, he escape the lab and the team of scientists. He and Tulsa set on the path of self discovery journey as time is running out. Other casts include Gary Oldman (Batman V Superman), BD Wong (Jurassic World, Gotham)and Carla Gugino (Night At The Museum, Watchmen). The film is directed by Peter Chelsom (Serendipity) and screenplay by Allan Loeb (21, The Switch). The Space Between Us is set to hit theatres on August 19th.
Check out the trailer below.