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Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth (2006), following the migration paths of four animal families.
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Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth (2006), following the migration paths of four animal families.

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€30,000,000 (estimated)

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$8,825,760 (USA) (24 April 2009)

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$32,001,863 (USA) (24 July 2009)
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This is the first production ever to shoot aerials of the Mt. Everest. Due to the altitude it is not possible to use helicopters and jet planes are too fast to get proper results. Unique access to a Nepalese Army spy plane enabled the production to shoot the first aerials ever. See more »

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Excellent Film
28 January 2008 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This was playing at our theater in Amsterdam and the film we wanted to see was sold-out so we went to this, not knowing anything about it other than it was a documentary about the planet. We were very happy at our misfortune as this was a very powerful film about life and the delicate balance we all share with the rest of the inhabitants of Earth. This film has some of the most breathtaking photography I have ever seen in a film and took me places from deserts to oceans to rain forests and displayed things I have never seen in a film, TV or book! "Earth" is a film that every student should see before they become jaded. I will encourage my niece to see this film since she will be inheriting the planet we leave her. This is also a film to see on a theater screen or a very big television since the photography is so powerful and exotic.


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