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Earth (2007)

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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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22 April 2009 (USA)  »

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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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The Dutch audience awarded it with the 'TV Krant Filmposter Award' of 2007 (the poster with the swimming ice bear). See more »

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Featured in Pauw & Witteman: Episode #4.66 (2009) See more »

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Un Jour Sur Terre
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Good and in parts
16 November 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

There is some spectacular, heart stoppingly beautiful photography here of a range of scenery and animals, from arctic to tropical and everything in between. The camera techniques are varied and spot on from close ups to aerial work. Editing is tremendous and the commentary is spot on too, with just the right tone and some dramatic and telling facts about our world. Where the film falls down a bit is in trying to cover and integrate four themes - seasonal patterns, climate change, individual animal stories and hunter/ hunted interactions across multiple environments. Eventually it all gets a bit bitty and disjointed. Overall, well worth seeing especially given the issues covered but don't expect Oscar material.


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