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Battle for Terra (2007)

Terra (original title)
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A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.

Writers:

Evan Spiliotopoulos (screenplay), Aristomenis Tsirbas (story)
4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chad Allen ... Terrian Scientist (voice)
Rosanna Arquette ... Professor Lina (voice)
Bill Birch ... Terrian 2 (voice)
Brooke Bloom ... Technician Quinn (voice)
Tom Connolly ... Technician Williams (voice)
Brian Cox ... General Hemmer (voice)
David Cross ... Giddy (voice)
Beverly D'Angelo ... Interrogator Wright (voice)
James Devoti ... Colonel Wheeler (voice) (as Jim Devoti)
Chris Evans ... Stewart Stanton (voice)
James Garner ... Doron (voice)
Danny Glover ... President Chen (voice)
Mark Hamill ... Elder Orin (voice)
Alec Holden ... Tulo (voice)
Masam Holden ... Tumi (voice)
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BATTLE for TERRA is a fantastic journey to worlds we have only dreamed of. It is a story of friendship, family, sacrifice and most importantly, the realization that all of our survival relies on our earth's precious natural resources. Written by Elissa Greer

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Their world is mankind's only hope for survival. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for sequences of sci-fi action violence and some thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Trivia

David Krumholtz's first time voice acting in a theatrical film, later he'd go onto voice Lavash in Sausage Party (2016) and Nermal the Grey Tabby Cat in Garfield (2021). See more »

Quotes

General Hemmer: If I sin, let future generations judge me.
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User Reviews

 
beautiful
15 September 2007 | by PeterThePan78See all my reviews

i saw this film at a Friday screening at the toronto festival and it was i think sold out. i loved it and it looked like most everyone else did too. the film is animated but more serious like a normal live action film. the director asked the audience at the q&a if its time animated films can also be serious and everyone clapped. this film plays like a real film and not just another dreamworks cartoon. the alien world is soo beautiful and the story flows so well. the ending is amazing and a little shocking but in a good way. the film has something very beautiful and important to say. the action is fantastic. i cried at the very end but wont spoil it for you. i recommend seeing it when it comes out.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 May 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,082,064, 3 May 2009

Gross USA:

$1,647,083

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$6,195,553
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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