Galaxy Quest

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"A comedy of Galactic Proportions."
  • PG
  • 1999
  • 1 hr 42 min
  • 7.3  (151,594)
  • 70

Galaxy Quest is a movie about a group of actors who once starred on a television show of the same name. In the show, they worked aboard a spaceship called the NSEA Protector. Taking place seventeen years after the last episode of the show aired, it remains popular among fans and the actors find themselves traveling to conventions for appearances and to sign autographs. Jason Nesmith, known as the commander Peter Quincy Taggert, greatly enjoys his life before overhearing a conversation that reveals to him that he is a joke to much of the public. Shortly after, he is approached by what he believes to be a group of fans. These people turn out to be a race of aliens known as Thermians who live their lives based on the Galaxy Quest show. The actors go along with the Thermians, believing they are heading to a paying gig. They soon discover that the Thermians, NSEA Protector, and the threat to both are all very real. They must take on the very same roles they played for years if they want to save the Thermians and find their way back home.

Galaxy Quest
Galaxy Quest
Galaxy Quest

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Description
Galaxy Quest is a movie about a group of actors who once starred on a television show of the same name. In the show, they worked aboard a spaceship called the NSEA Protector. Taking place seventeen years after the last episode of the show aired, it remains popular among fans and the actors find themselves traveling to conventions for appearances and to sign autographs.

Jason Nesmith, known as the commander Peter Quincy Taggert, greatly enjoys his life before overhearing a conversation that reveals to him that he is a joke to much of the public. Shortly after, he is approached by what he believes to be a group of fans. These people turn out to be a race of aliens known as Thermians who live their lives based on the Galaxy Quest show.

The actors go along with the Thermians, believing they are heading to a paying gig. They soon discover that the Thermians, NSEA Protector, and the threat to both are all very real. They must take on the very same roles they played for years if they want to save the Thermians and find their way back home.

Galaxy Quest is a 1999 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 42 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 70.

Where to Watch Galaxy Quest

Galaxy Quest is available to watch free on Pluto TV. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, Hulu, The Roku Channel, EPIX, Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Galaxy Quest for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1999
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 42 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (151,594)
  • Metascore
    70