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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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$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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Jennifer Lawrence plays a character named Aurora, one of Lawrence's co-stars in the film is Aurora Perrineau. See more »

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When the Avalon comes upon that meteor swarm at 50% of light speed, the encounter would not have appeared to happen in slow motion as portrayed in the film. It would have happened in the blink of an eye. See more »

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Gus Mancuso: ...goofy hibernation pod...
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References Titanic (1997) See more »

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A Little Less Conversation (JXL Radio Edit Remix)
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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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