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The Darkest Minds (2018)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 3 August 2018 (USA)
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Imprisoned by an adult world that now fears everyone under 18, a group of teens form a resistance group to fight back and reclaim control of their future.

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Chad Hodge (screenplay by), Alexandra Bracken (based upon the novel by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Amandla Stenberg ... Ruby Daly
Mandy Moore ... Cate
Bradley Whitford ... President Gray
Harris Dickinson ... Liam Stewart
Patrick Gibson ... Clancy Gray
Skylan Brooks ... Chubs
Miya Cech ... Zu
Gwendoline Christie ... Lady Jane
Wade Williams ... The Captain
Mark O'Brien ... Rob
Wallace Langham ... Dr. Viceroy
Golden Brooks ... Molly Daly
Sammi Rotibi ... Paul Daly
Lidya Jewett ... 10 Year Old Ruby
McCarrie McCausland ... Mike
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Storyline

After a disease killed 98% of children and young people in the United States, the 2% who managed to survive have developed superpowers, but have been locked in internment camps after being declared a threat. 16-year-old, Ruby, manages to escape from her camp and joins a group of teenagers fleeing government forces.

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Together they will change everything. See more »


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Rated PG - 13 for violence including disturbing images, and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Trivia

First live-action movie to be directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson. See more »

Goofs

when Ruby and company are driving away from the gas station , considering their head start it is not likely that Cate could have nearly caught to the van while on foot as she was shown to have done when the van turned onto the road. See more »

Quotes

Ruby Daly: Soon there wouldn't be any kids anywhere. The government wasn't afraid of what happened to the ones that didn't make it. They were afraid of us, because the ones that survived changed.
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Connections

References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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Written by Tom Barnes, Pete Kelleher (as Peter Kelleher), Ben Kohn (as Benjamin Kohn), Joe Lenzie (as Joseph Lenzie), Birdy (as Jasmine Lucilla Elizabeth Van Den Bogaerde), Camille Purcell and Cameron Edwards
Performed by Sigma featuring Birdy
Courtesy of 3 Beat Productions Ltd./Capitol Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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It´s good
7 August 2018 | by nerymelissauribecruzSee all my reviews

I read the book series and I´m happy with the movie. I don´t know why some people says the movie sucks, It´s not that bad, it has good special effects, is dynamic, tender and fun. As a fan of the books I know they can´t put everything in the movie but they put enough to make me smile when I left the movie theater. Don´t let the people´s opinion out there take your decision about the movie, just go to the theater, see the movie and make your own opinion. I think the movie deserves that chance


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Georgia, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$34,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,842,609, 5 August 2018

Gross USA:

$12,695,691

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$41,142,379
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Company Credits

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21 Laps Entertainment See more »
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Sound Mix:

Auro 11.1 | DTS (DTS: X)| Dolby Atmos | Dolby Surround 7.1 | 12-Track Digital Sound (IMAX 12 track)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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