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Another Earth (2011)

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On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.

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SPOILER: Seventeen year-old Rhoda Williams receives an acceptance letter from MIT and she celebrates with her friends. On the same night, a planet similar and close to Earth is discovered and called Earth 2. Rhoda drives her car looking at Earth 2 and crashes with composer John Burroughs, killing his pregnant wife and his baby son. Rhoda goes to prison and four years later she is released and moves to her parents' house. She finds a job as high-school janitor, but tries to commit suicide. She survives, however, and submits an essay to a contest where the prize is a ticket to travel to Earth 2. Meanwhile the scientists discover that Earth 2 is a mirror of Earth and the synchronicity between the dwellers was interrupted when the planets were seen by each other. One day, Rhoda decides to visit John Burroughs, whose life was destroyed after the death of his family, to admit to him that she had killed his family. However she does not have the nerve to tell him the truth. So she lies and ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi

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Rated PG-13 for disturbing images, some sexuality, nudity and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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12 October 2011 (France)  »

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Druga Zemlja  »

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Budget:

$100,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$77,740 (USA) (22 July 2011)

Gross:

$1,316,074 (USA) (30 September 2011)
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The scene where Brit Marling leaves prison was achieved by getting Marling to pose as a yoga instructor and enter and leave the prison for real. See more »

Goofs

When John Burroughs is taking his pills after working on the outside of his house, the glass is 1/4 full, on the next scene when he drinks the water, the glass is 3/4 full. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Rhoda Williams: I saw this image when I was a kid. The photograph of Jupiter taken by NASAs Voyager. Beautiful. But nothing special until shown in rapid succession. Suddenly Jupiter was alive. Breathing. I was hypnotized.
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Connections

References 21 Grams (2003) See more »

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Clockwork
Written by Adam Small
Performed by Adam Small
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worst film of 2011 by far
20 November 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

id like to have given a score of 0 but IMDb wont let me, the other reviews on IMDb that gave it a score of 1 have said it all really, idiotic story, so boring you'll want to walk out of the cinema within 20 minutes and go spend your time doing anything other than watch this dire excuse for a film. The screenplay is so bad it must be a contender for worst script ever made in the history of mankind, in future version of final draft screen writing software i hope they ad artificial intelligence and tell screenwriters that although they've formatted a script well placing character names and dialogue in the correct places on the page the content is complete and utter shite ! please please do anything but watch this film.. go clean your toilet, rake up some leaves, dust your home, put out some waste food for birds..do anything but waste your time watching crap like this, thanks for reading my review i should have convinced you to save yourself from an hour and a half of misery and boredom.


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The ending explained, very simply bobbykanae
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Basic astronomy and physics NOT covered!! davidmiller767
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