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Earth is a memory worth fighting for. Rated PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned (Some Material May Be Inappropriate for Children Under 13) -- Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, brief strong language, and some sensuality/nudity.
Released on:
April 19, 2013    (also in IMAX)

Previously Announced Release Dates:
July 19, 2013
April 26, 2013
April 12, 2013

Production Companies:
Radical Pictures, Chernin Entertainment, Truenorth Productions
Universal Pictures

Status: Released

Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko, Andrea Riseborough, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Melissa Leo, Zoe Bell

Director: Joseph Kosinski

Screenwriter: Michael Arndt, William Monahan, Karl Gajdusek
Script: Graphic Novel Adaptation

Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Romance
About the film:
In an apocalyptic future most people live above the clouds because the surface of the Earth is uninhabitable. A soldier is stuck on the desolate Earth repairing drones that patrol and destroy a savage alien race called The Scavengers. He comes across a beautiful woman who has crashed in a craft. Together they take an epic adventure that changes his world view.
Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, brief strong language, and some sensuality/nudity.

Project Timeline:
Jul. 26, 2010: Project announced. Director: Joseph Kosinski, Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures
Sep. 10, 2010: Writer: William Monahan
Mar. 16, 2011: Writer: Writer: Karl Gajdusek
Mar. 29, 2011: Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures leaves the project
April 12, 2011: Cast: Tom Cruise (in talks), Distributor: Universal Pictures
May 20, 2011: Cast: Tom Cruise confirmed
Jun. 16, 2011: Release Date: July 19, 2013
Jan. 19, 2012: Writer: Michael Arndt (rewrite), Cast: Andrea Riseborough, Olga Kurylenko (replacing Jessica Chastain)
Mar. 15, 2012: Release Date: April 26, 2013
Aug. 10, 2012: Release Date: April 12, 2013
Mar. 5, 2013: Release Date: April 19, 2013
Box Office: Opening weekend: $37.05 mil. (3783 theaters) | No. 1 Movie at the Box Office
Reviews: Fresh or Rotten? See reviews for this film at RottenTomatoes.com

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