Steven Soderbergh's new adaptation of the classic science fiction novel by Stanislaw Lem, stars George Clooney as Chris Kelvin, a psychologist who is faced with seemingly answerable questions following his arrival at a remote space station.
Kelvin continues to be haunted by the untimely death of his beloved and troubled wife Rheya, and his memories of her may hold the key to the mysterious planet Solaris. As scientists aboard the space station desperately try to discover the secret of Solaris before it destroys them all, Kelvin becomes entrapped in the unique planet's mysteries.
Solaris somehow presents him with a second chance at love - to change the course of a past relationship that has caused him overwhelming guilt and remorse. Can he really revisit and alter the past, or is he fated to repeat its mistakes?