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Atlantis (1991)

TV-PG | | Documentary, Music | November 1992 (USA)
Atmospheric soundtrack follows this compilation of nature footage that focuses on the ocean and various life forms that live, mate and die in it.

Director:

Luc Besson
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Atmospheric soundtrack follows this compilation of nature footage that focuses on the ocean and various life forms that live, mate and die in it.

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Plot Keywords:

ocean | nature | shark | octopus | turtle | See All (17) »

Taglines:

A world beyond words.

Genres:

Documentary | Music

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

France | Italy

Language:

French

Release Date:

November 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Atlantis - Le creature del mare See more »

Filming Locations:

Bahamas See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$138,000
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Runtime:

| (1992)

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Alternate Versions

The movie was shown on 19 November 2003 at Helsinki International Film Festival presents Amnesty Film Festival with a brand new soundtrack made by the Finnish band Rinneradio. See more »


Soundtracks

Time To Get Your Lovin'
(uncredited)
Written by Éric Serra
Performed by Vanessa Paradis and Éric Serra
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It ain't a movie - it's another world
23 December 2000 | by DockelektroSee all my reviews

I was a fan of Luc Besson since 1997, when I saw "Léon". And since I saw that movie, I scoured every video store looking for his films. Some were easy to find (The Fifth Element and Nikita were broadcasted), some weren't ("Subway" and "The Big Blue" had to be imported). Atlantis was the kind of movie I never expected to get my hands on. So you can see what I looked like when a German site had the video on stock. I waited two long months, expecting to see that movie I always wanted to see. When the movie finally arrived, I turned off all the lights, covered the led of the video, covered the little light of the TV and sat in my room with the stereo real loud. And the movie was a child-like dream. I heard many people saying it was a failure, I heard many people saying it was boring... It's all lies. I can't describe the movie by writing what I thought of it. It's difficult to talk about a movie which doesn't talk to the ears but directly to the heart. Here we have the impression that there is another planet... down there. Like in the snake scene. She moves like the snakes do, but the water is so clear that it seems like she and the others around her are floating in a aetherium. And the impression I got during the movie was that sometimes we just have to open ourselves to the sheer experiences of life and let go. This movie plays in our minds like a beautiful dream, and there are few movies that can do it. The love of the director by the ocean has never been so clear. And by making this movie, he somewhat passes on his message and makes us love the ocean also. Full praise to this work of art! Besson never stopped amazing...


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