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Penguins (2019)

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The story of Steve, an Adélie penguin, on a quest to find a life partner and start a family. When Steve meets with Wuzzo the emperor penguin they become friends. But nothing comes easy in the icy Antarctic.

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David Fowler

Star:

Ed Helms
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Disneynature's all-new feature film "Penguins" is a coming-of-age story about an Adélie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family. None of it comes easily for him, especially considering he's targeted by everything from killer whales to leopard seals, who unapologetically threaten his happily ever after. From the filmmaking team behind "Bears" and "Chimpanzee," Disneynature's "Penguins" opens in theaters nationwide in time for Earth Day 2019.

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For Steve, his adventure isn't all black and white.

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

G

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Antarctica

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,282,593, 21 April 2019, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$3,713,416, 22 April 2019
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Disneynature See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

The crew filmed for 900 days to create this 70-minute film. See more »

Crazy Credits

When Steve walks through the Arctic surface, the opening title (in a gradient color) uniquely pops in letter-by-letter. See more »

Soundtracks

Can't Fight This Feeling
Written by Kevin Cronin
Performed by REO Speedwagon
By arrangement with TC Management and Horipro Entertainment Group
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19 April 2019 | by VeneratedVestigeSee all my reviews

Had a lot of fun seeing this in IMAX on Earth Day. Really funny and entertaining, even for adults. Especially recommended for family viewing, though. Finally, if you're an 80's music lover like me, you'll get a lot of joy from this film. Enjoy!


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