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Earth to Echo (2014)

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After receiving a bizarre series of encrypted messages, a group of kids embark on an adventure with an alien who needs their help.

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Cast

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Tuck (as Brian 'Astro' Bradley)
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Emma (as Ella Linnea Wahlestedt)
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Dr. Lawrence Madsen (Construction Worker)
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Marcus Simms (as Alga Smith)
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Calvin Simms (as Cassius Willis)
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Theresa Simms
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Janice Douglas
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Betty Barrett
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James Hastings
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Christina Hastings
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Construction Worker #2
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Dusty - Mullet Lady at Bar
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Bar Patron #2 (as Marilyn Giacommazzi)
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"Earth to Echo" follows four young teenagers who find an alien life form that's trying to rebuild its spaceship. Together, the teenagers protect the alien and help rebuild it's ship so it can fly back to its home planet. Written by Unknown

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An adventure as big as the universe. See more »


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Rated PG for some action and peril, and mild language | See all certifications »

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2 July 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Untitled Wolf Adventure  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$8,364,658 (USA) (4 July 2014)

Gross:

$38,916,903 (USA) (17 October 2014)
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Trivia

The sound that Echo makes is an actual iPhone text tone called alert. See more »

Goofs

When the kids are driving the car, it is in park the whole time. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Tuck: All right, mom, I'm leaving. Spending the night at Alex's house so we can play a new video game.
Theresa Simms: [busy talking] Have whatever you want, honey.
Tuck: You know what, I lied, actually. We're gonna ride our bikes out into the desert, at night, alone. Without supervision.
Theresa Simms: [still busy talking] Okay, see you then, sweetie.
Tuck: Also rob a bank. Go to Mexico. Maybe even start a new life.
[leaves]
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Crazy Credits

After the credits, we see Alex pointing out his phone is acting all weird again. See more »

Connections

References Despicable Me (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Live Like We'll Never Die
(feat. Youngblood Hawke)
Written by Chidera Chiddy Anamege (as Chidera Anamege), Sam Hollander, Alice Katz, Simon Katz, Sam Martin and Steve Ruchelman
Performed by Chiddy Bang
Courtesy of Pop Up Music
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Blair Witch Project meets ET
24 January 2015 | by See all my reviews

I had to stop watching after 30 minutes. It was giving me a headache.

My kids said it was OK.

Nothing impressive.

I couldn't stand it.

It really lacks any originality in my eyes.

I guess if you are 9 years old, you haven't seem many of the classics.

Or, they aren't very impressive.

This ten line min is a fail when it comes to reviewing.

I don't need to read a short story when I'm looking up reviews on new movies.

Please stop making this a requirement.


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