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Passengers (2016)

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A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.

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The spaceship, Starship Avalon, in its 120-year voyage to a distant colony planet known as the "Homestead Colony" and transporting 5,258 people has a malfunction in one of its sleep chambers. As a result one hibernation pod opens prematurely and the one person that awakes, Jim Preston (Chris Pratt) is stranded on the spaceship, still 90 years from his destination. Written by Eirini

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Rated PG-13 for sexuality, nudity and action/peril | See all certifications »

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21 December 2016 (USA)  »

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$110,000,000 (estimated)

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$15,055,000 (USA) (23 December 2016)

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$90,871,545 (USA) (16 January 2017)
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According to production designer Dyas, the inspiration for the ship's rotary design came from observing the seeds of sycamore trees, and how they spin like tiny helicopters as they fall. See more »

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In all exterior shots surrounding astronomical objects (stars, etc) are displayed as if traveling at non-relativistic speeds. At their stated speed of 0.5c they would be experiencing very obvious aberrations, namely the compression of light wavelengths in the direction of travel (blue-shifting), and lengthening of wavelengths behind them (red-shifting) as they get further away. See more »

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Jim Preston: [seeing Aurora in a beautiful black dress] Wow.
Aurora: You clean up pretty good yourself.
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Levitate
Written by Imagine Dragons and Tim Randolph
Produced by Tim Randolph
Performed by Imagine Dragons
Imagine Dragons appear courtesy of KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records
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I cannot understand all those bad reviews of Passengers
23 December 2016 | by (Vietnam) – See all my reviews

The movie is definitely worth your time. Firstly, 10/10 for realism. I would absolutely have done all those things if I were in their shoes. Secondly, the acting is one of the best I've seen (I was pretty skeptical about J.Lawrence but not anymore after this movie; and Chris Pratt's acting keeps getting better and better since GotG). The plot is quite unique (I do not believe I've ever seen another plot that resemble this). Lastly, the visuals is BREATHTAKING (I absolutely adore the ship design).

The pacing was a little bit too fast at the end but not that noticeable.

Rating: 9/10

Sometime a simple movie with simple plot is better than s**t like Batman vs Superman because there are less space for mistakes. Also, do not expect much action in this movie (I expected more action but in the end I was OK without it.)

Also, sleeping beauty is also named Aurora xD


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