The Astronaut's Wife

1999 - 109 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 1.85 : 1
US release date: August 27, 1999
New Line Cinema, Mad Chance
Budget: $75,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $4,027,003 (USA) (2,209 Screens)


A pair of shuttle astronauts leave their spacecraft to repair a satellite. There's an explosion. NASA loses contact for two minutes, but the both are rescued and safely returned to Earth. Eventually it becomes evident that neither of the astronauts is quite the same.


Commander Spencer Armacost - Johnny Depp
Jillian Armacost - Charlize Theron
Sherman Reese - Joe Morton
Nan - Clea DuVall
Natalie Streck - Donna Murphy
Capt. Alex Streck - Nick Cassavetes
Dr. Patraba - Samantha Eggar
NASA Director - Gary Grubbs
Shelly McLaren - Blair Brown
Jackson McLaren - Tom Noonan
Allen Dodge - Tom O'Brien
Shelly Carter - Lucy Lin
Pat Elliott - Michael Crider



Director - Rand Ravich

Writing credits

Writer - Rand Ravich


Associate producer - Jody Hedien
Executive producer - Mark Johnson
Executive producer - Donna Langley
Producer - Andrew Lazar
Co-producer - Diana Pokorny
Executive producer - Brian Witten