Another Earth

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  • PG-13
  • 2011
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 6.9  (99,507)
  • 66

Another Earth is a science fiction drama movie that explores the idea of the existence of a parallel world. The movie was directed by Mike Cahill and stars Brit Marling, William Mapother, and Matthew-Lee Erlbach. The story of the movie revolves around Rhoda Williams (Brit Marling), a young woman who, as a teenager, caused a car accident that killed a man and his wife, and their young son. After serving four years in prison, Rhoda is released and tries to pick up the pieces of her life.

The world is shocked when a duplicate Earth suddenly appears in the sky, closer to our planet than the moon. Dubbed "Earth 2," the planet looks exactly like our own and seems to have the same resources and population. It's then revealed that Earth 2 is actually an exact duplicate of our own planet, and that there could be alternate versions of people living there.

Rhoda becomes fascinated with Earth 2 and enters an essay contest for a chance to win a trip there. As she begins to come to terms with her past decisions, she becomes more and more preoccupied with the possibility of a world where things turned out differently.

Throughout the movie, Rhoda struggles with the guilt of her past actions and attempts to find redemption. She finds an unlikely ally in John Burroughs (William Mapother), the man whose family she inadvertently killed in the car accident.

As Rhoda becomes closer to John, she begins to question whether it's possible for events to turn out differently on Earth 2. She starts to dream of a life where she never caused the accident and wonders whether an alternate version of herself exists on Earth 2, free from the burden of her past.

The movie delves into themes of grief, guilt, and the search for redemption. Rhoda's journey is emblematic of the human experience, as we all have to come to terms with the consequences of our actions.

Another Earth is a beautifully shot and thought-provoking film that will leave viewers pondering the nature of existence and the impact of our choices. The performances of the lead actors are outstanding, particularly Brit Marling's portrayal of a young woman wrestling with her dark past.

Overall, Another Earth is a fantastic movie that will appeal to anyone who enjoys thought-provoking science fiction dramas. The film is a true meditation on the choices we make and the ways in which they shape our lives.

Another Earth is a 2011 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 32 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 66.

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