In the 2014 science-fiction film Interstellar, directed by Christopher Nolan, several characters are seen wearing watches throughout the movie. These watches not only serve as timepieces, but they also add to the overall aesthetic and design of the film. Let’s take a closer look at some of the watches featured in Interstellar.
Hamilton Khaki Pilot Day Date
The Hamilton Khaki Pilot Day Date is worn by Cooper, the protagonist of the film, played by Matthew McConaughey. The watch features a black dial with white Arabic numerals and a day-date display at the 3 o’clock position. The case is made of stainless steel with a black leather strap. This watch is a practical choice for Cooper, as it is both durable and functional for his job as a pilot.
Tissot T-Touch Expert Solar
The Tissot T-Touch Expert Solar is worn by Doyle, one of the crew members on the Endurance spacecraft, played by Wes Bentley. This watch features a black dial with digital displays for various functions such as altimeter, compass, and barometer. The case is made of titanium with a black rubber strap. This watch is a good choice for Doyle, as it has many useful features for his work as a scientist.
Hamilton Jazzmaster Viewmatic
The Hamilton Jazzmaster Viewmatic is worn by Dr. Mann, another crew member on the Endurance, played by Matt Damon. The watch features a silver dial with a date display at the 3 o’clock position. The case is made of stainless steel with a brown leather strap. This watch is a stylish choice for Dr. Mann, as it complements his sophisticated and intellectual character.
The Breitling Emergency is worn by the character Romilly, played by David Gyasi. This watch is unique in that it is equipped with a distress beacon that can send out a signal for rescue in case of an emergency. The watch features a black dial with digital displays for various functions such as alarm, countdown timer, and second time zone. The case is made of titanium with a black rubber strap. This watch is a practical choice for Romilly, as he is responsible for the safety and well-being of the crew.
Hamilton Khaki Field Auto
Otherwise known as The Murph, this watch was specially made by Hamilton for the character of Murphy Cooper. The watch provides a link between Murph and her father that transcends space and time. Hamilton actually released this watch with features the word ‘Eureka’ printed in Morse code in lacquer on the seconds hand.