Passengers

Passengers

Blu-ray Disc - 2017 | Blu-ray version.
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A spacecraft transporting thousands of people to a distant colony planet has a malfunction in its sleep chambers that awakens two people ninety years early.
Audience: OFA rating: PG.
Publisher: Culver City : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2017.
Edition: Blu-ray version.
Branch Call Number: Blu-ray FIC Passe
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : digital, sound, colour ; 12 cm
Language Note: In English dubbed in Québécois French and Spanish with French and Spanish subtitles.
Described video for the visually impaired.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.

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VaughanPLDonnalee Sep 10, 2017

I didn't really know much about this at all before I watched it and it was a pleasant surprise. I thought it had a really intriguing premise. I loved the look of the spaceship, and I thought Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt were very believable. I enjoyed this and I was glad I was pretty obli... Read More »


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ib1Flowerchild
Oct 19, 2017

Good movie.

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ZaraZ
Oct 05, 2017

Loved this movie. Proof that they don't have to have violence, murder and gore in a movie to make it great.

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klimekk
Sep 16, 2017

I liked that movie and am glad to watch it. Still agree with most vicious comments here.
Yes, starting with - it's absolutely fable - troubleshooting , fixing and repairing would never went like that. Not mention that something so simple like hit by meteor would be easy to identify even by self-controlling services.
Of course - whatever think about possibility of long-lasting cosmic voyages - with limited resources - forget about vacuum cleaner wasting their time and energy, about barman android etc, when you weep in the space - you are really in troubles. So - cut it off - it's a fable and has nothing to do with real cosmic trips, not because of technology
So that movie is more about contemporary issues and here I agree - 30 minutes are excellent, about failure in technology and also agree that the end is getting into vaping teenage romance.
So really mixed thoughts and probably did rate a little to high ...
just because movie was stuck into my mind

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BrandonBlanchard
Sep 12, 2017

I enjoyed this movie, and I think the reviewers were unfair in their assessment of both Pratt and Lawrence.

VaughanPLDonnalee Sep 10, 2017

I didn't really know much about this at all before I watched it and it was a pleasant surprise. I thought it had a really intriguing premise. I loved the look of the spaceship, and I thought Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt were very believable. I enjoyed this and I was glad I was pretty oblivious about the plot beforehand. When thinking about it afterwards, some plotholes popped up, but it was a pleasant enough diversion while watching.

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andleslie
Aug 31, 2017

If you are open to watching a tale of redemption then give this sci-fi romance a chance. I really enjoyed watching what life was like on the ship and watching the characters. I was pleasantly surprised at how much I liked it since it has gotten a lot of negative reviews. I think it needs to be seen with an open heart, because it is a movie about forgiveness and love.

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MaxCW26
Aug 28, 2017

Decent movie. The visuals of space and the ship are amazing. Stretched a little long for my taste and there are some plot holes but still worth watching.

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annod
Aug 24, 2017

Really entertaining movie and captured my imagination from the get-go. Great actors and a creative story.

Excellent and thought-provoking. They've taken an unusual plot and set it against the classic background of humanity and companionship and it works big time. Don't be put off by the futuristic setting. (I'm not a space fan) it actually adds to the intensity and punch of the theme. This film got a lot of hype and in my opinion it was well deserved. One of the best movies I've seen in months!

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danomcd
Aug 16, 2017

An excellent movie! I love how two really great actors are able to carry this entire movie from start to finish. The couple of questions of "how would he know how to do that?" were actually answered in the deleted scenes - one of the few times I think they should have rethought what hit the cutting room floor.

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Sexual Content: A few bedroom scenes but nothing salacious. Partial nudity: You get to see Pratt's naked butt a couple of times.

Coarse Language: Minor usage of profanity.

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King_of_the_Squirrels thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

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jimg2000
May 14, 2017

There are 5,000 passengers and 258 crew members. So why am I alone?
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Message sent.
-Outstanding.
Message will arrive in 19 years.
-Wait, what?
Earliest reply in 55 years.
-Fifty-five years?
We apologize for the delay.
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Why are you always polishing a glass?
-Trick of the trade. Makes people nervous when a bartender just stands there.
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A friend once said, "You can't get so hung up on where you'd rather be that you forget to make the most of where you are."
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If you live an ordinary life, all you'll have are ordinary stories.
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They say Time Heals all wounds.
-Broken Hearts aren't that simple, Arthur.
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Who the hell planted a tree on my ship?

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