Film review: ‘Star Men’ ★★★

In Clint Eastwood’s Space Cowboys (2000) the chisel-jawed actor-director and fellow geriatric pals Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland and James Garner realise their life’s dream, blasting into space to rescue a falling satellite. Keeping their feet on terra firma and throwing down intergalactic knowledge rather than punches, the Star Men of filmmaker and astronomy enthusiast Alison E. Rose’s intimate and yet expansive documentary have spent a lifetime gazing skyward in wonderment.

Star Men is now showing at select UK cinemas – visit CineVue here to read the full review!