A monumental science-fiction film from director Andrei Tarkovsky, based on the Stanislaw Lem novel. A psychologist leads an investigative team to the planet Solaris to investigate a strange, sentient force that covers the world's surface and is attuned to a person's memories. Donatas Banionis and Natalya Bondarchuk star. 166 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Russian PCM mono; Subtitles: English; deleted scenes; alternate scene; interviews; documentary excerpt; booklet. In Russian with English subtitles.
Ground control has been receiving strange transmissions from the three remaining residents of the Solaris space station. When cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is sent to investigate, he experiences the strange phenomena that afflict the Solaris crew, sending him on a voyage into the darkest recesses of his own consciousness. In SOLARIS legendary Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky creates a brilliantly original science-fiction epic that challenges our conceptions about love, truth, and humanity itself.