"This kind of notion of a daylight science-fiction film is definitely more of a '70s aesthetic," says director Joseph Kosinski (TRON: Legacy
), citing the films of Kubrick and Antonioni for the look and feel of Oblivion. "Planet of the Apes
, La Jete
are both kind of big influences, Twilight Zone
the TV show, for me, was something I watched kind of religiously as a kid, and so all those stories are influences in various ways."