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Collateral Beauty (2016)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 16 December 2016 (USA)
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Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.

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When a successful New York advertising executive suffers a great tragedy, he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time and Death. But it's not until his notes bring unexpected personal responses that he begins to understand how these constants interlock in a life fully lived, and how even the deepest loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty Written by Warner Bros

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loss | death | anguish | despair | grief | See All (63) »

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We are all connected

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Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Belleza inesperada  »

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$36,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,102,085 (USA) (16 December 2016)

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$29,846,313 (USA) (6 January 2017)
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Director David Frankel considered Helen Mirren for the role of Miranda Priestly in his earlier film The Devil Wears Prada (2006). See more »

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When Howard and Madeleine are taking on the sidewalk of the street in Manhattan, traffic is moving swiftly while the camera is in one direction, and traffic is completely stopped when the camera is in the opposite direction. See more »

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Referenced in Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 16 December 2016 (2016) See more »

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Oh What A Beautiful City
Traditional song, Arranged by Dave Van Ronk
Performed by Bryan Terrell Clark, Mykal Kilgore and Marcus James
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Great Movie that will bring about tears.
18 December 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I absolutely loved this movie. It was very touching and sometimes extremely hard to watch at times. I strongly recommend watching this movie.

Pros: Acting was magnificent - especially Will Smith. He really captivates the audience with this one. The story line was well thought out and east to folly. Anyone could easily to relate to the situations/characters. It also had a wonderful surprise ending.

Cons: A little on the long side I would have liked for them to have gone deeper into the 3 abstract concepts.

You will enjoy this movie. I suggest you bring a tissue too. :-)


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