- The way Payton calms Bower down when he's having a panic attack in the air ducts.
- An Ironic Echo to the opening of the film ( Tanis Year One: Population 1213.)
- Bower leaning over Nadia saying "You can wake up now. It's safe to wake up now."
- The entire ending. It's satisfying to see the passengers finally starting their new life on Tanis after being trapped for almost a million years at the mercy of a madman and Bower having the possibility of recovering from all the traumatic experiences that almost drove him to Pandorum. Talk about Earn Your Happy Ending.
Heartwarming / Pandorum