Set in a fictional American desert town circa 1955, the itinerary of a Junior Stargazer/Space Cadet convention (organized to bring together students and parents from across the country for fellowship and scholarly competition) is spectacularly disrupted by world-changing events.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Science Fiction
- Studio: American Empirical Pictures, Indian Paintbrush
- Keyword: space, alien, astronomy, 1950s, convention, desert town
- Cast: Jason Schwartzman, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, Jake Ryan, Jeffrey Wright, Tilda Swinton