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Europa Report (2013)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 27 June 2013 (USA)
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An international crew of astronauts undertakes a privately funded mission to search for life on Jupiter's fourth largest moon.

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Sebastián Cordero

Writer:

Philip Gelatt
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Cast overview:
Daniel Wu ... William Xu
Sharlto Copley ... James Corrigan
Christian Camargo ... Daniel Luxembourg
Karolina Wydra ... Katya Petrovna
Michael Nyqvist ... Andrei Blok
Anamaria Marinca ... Rosa Dasque
Embeth Davidtz ... Dr. Unger
Isiah Whitlock Jr. ... Dr. Tarik Pamuk
Dan Fogler ... Dr. Sokolov
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Storyline

Europa, Jupiter's moon is known to have potential to support life. Hence a manned mission is sent to Europa to search for data proving existence of life there. "Europa report" shows the difficult choices and sacrifices the crew has to make to fulfill their objective of sending valuable data to Earth for research. Written by Keith Francis

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Fear. Sacrifice. Contact.


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Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and peril | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The BOOK "2010: Odyssey Two" by Arthur C. Clarke includes a Chinese spacecraft landing on Europa with similar results as this movie. However, the MOVIE version of 2010 excludes this. See more »

Goofs

Katya's surname is Petrovna. But in fact "Petrovna" is Russian patronymic name and means only that her father is Pyotr. Patronymic does not identify the person. Correct surname would be Petrova. See more »

Quotes

James Corrigan: [first lines]
James Corrigan: Hey, everybody. Space is great, um... I miss you guys. We're a long way away now. I can't even see, uh, I can't even see Earth anymore.
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Connections

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Lonely Woman
Written by Bear McCreary
Performed by Brendan McCreary
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A unique, realistic and a gripping Sci Fi movie
29 June 2013 | by MizbarSee all my reviews

As a science/space enthusiast, I found this movie to be really interesting and enjoyed it. I think all the viewers who like these types of plots would enjoy it, but the directorial approach may be annoying to some viewers. The shaky statics videos and limited angels of camera view might not be too popular. There wasn't any character development or focus on the characters, it was pretty straight forward. The documentary style used was reasonable. The best thing about this movie was it was a low budget indie movie which did a wonderful job. A lot could have been better. Humans traveling to space and land on Europa, a moon in Jupiter, that itself is a reason to watch it, Do not expect a typical Hollywood style movie. However this movie takes a very realistic approach to present the complex space mission depicting the psychological and the physical strains on the astronauts.


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Release Date:

27 June 2013 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$22,243, 4 August 2013

Gross USA:

$125,687

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$125,687
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(Extended Version)

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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