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Passengers (2016)

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A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.

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The spaceship, Starship Avalon, in its 120-year voyage to a distant colony planet known as the "Homestead Colony" and transporting 5,258 people has a malfunction in one of its sleep chambers. As a result one hibernation pod opens prematurely and the one person that awakes, Jim Preston (Chris Pratt) is stranded on the spaceship, still 90 years from his destination. Written by Eirini

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Rated PG-13 for sexuality, nudity and action/peril | See all certifications »

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$110,000,000 (estimated)

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$15,055,000 (USA) (23 December 2016)

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$90,871,545 (USA) (16 January 2017)
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In the scene where Chris' character Jim takes Jennifer's characters Aurora outside the ship wearing the space suits, he turns off the magnetic effect In his shoes so that he'll float. Aurora then asks him "what are you doing?" and in response he asks "do your trust me?" while offering his hand. This is a reference to the famous scene from the disney classic "Aladdin", where Aladdin takes Jasmine on a magic carpet ride. See more »

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When the Avalon comes upon that meteor swarm at 50% of light speed, the encounter would not have appeared to happen in slow motion as portrayed in the film. It would have happened in the blink of an eye. See more »

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Gus Mancuso: [On Jim's betrayal] A drowning man will always try to drag you down with him
Gus Mancuso: [Over the intercom] Who planted a tree on my ship
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References Sleeping Beauty (1959) See more »

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Le soleil a chassé la pluie
Written by Michel Goudreau, Jean Custeau and David Elias
Performed by Michel Goudreau (as Mike Goudreau) & Friends
Courtesy of Crucial Music Corporation
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Passengers was fantastic!
22 December 2016 | by (Buffalo, NY) – See all my reviews

Passengers is yet another example as to why you should go see the movies professional critics hate & save your money on the ones they absolutely love. Going to see a movie at the theater is like $30 now for just 2 people & that's without visiting concessions. I don't know about everybody else but if I'm going to spend a few days worth of grocery money for a 2 hour movie experience I'm really hoping not to be bored to tears or looking at the time wondering how much longer it'll be until a movie is over. Passengers just ends up on my very long list, lately, of movies critics tried to bring down that were waves better than the ones they are directing people to see. This movie is visually stunning & the story telling is not only thought provoking but innovative while doing so! It was great to see a story like this one told in a way that didn't spend most of its time trying to dialogue it's way into Oscar nominations. If you are going to venture out to see a movie for the Holidays go see this one!


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