Conversations with the Dead (1987)

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The freight ship Daedalus is on its way to the Martian Colony when engine troubl e develops. As a rescue mission will take years, the crew are technically dead, David Theroux tries to persuade the crew to freeze themselves in cyrogenic capsules to be unfrozen when rescued in s everal years.

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