The comedy is set in a 1970's version of the future and centers on a group of crew members aboard a space station. Patrick Wilson portrays the suicidal captain alongside Liv Tyler, who plays his assistant. Matthew Bomer plays a engineer with a robotic hand, who is unfortunatley married to a controlling wife (Marisa Coughlan).
Dan Burks, Katherine Ann McGregor, Joel Michaely, Eddie Parks and Rachel Ward are producing with Jack Plotnick.
The film also launched a retro interactive website at www.SpaceStation76.com, which features a virtual tour of the space craft.