Here’s a Break Down of Apocalyptic Scenes in Movies from an Astrobiologist

   03.24.20

Do you ever wonder what Earth would be like if humans disappeared? Hollywood has tried several times to create this type of post apocalyptic world in many famous movies, and it turns out some of their ideas aren’t all that far-fetched.

Like they have in previous ‘Break Down’ videos, GQ rolls in an expert to watch clips from famous movies and call out the details that don’t add up. However, you might be surprised (or flat out disturbed) when you hear this astrobiologist’s reactions to these Hollywood hits.

Below, David Grinspoon breaks down apocalyptic scenes from movies, including ‘I Am Legend,’ ‘Interstellar,’ ‘WALL-E,’ ‘The Day After,’ ‘Ad Astra,’ ‘Waterworld,’ ’12 Monkeys,’ ‘The Martian’ and ‘The 5th Wave.’

 

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