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Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth (2006), following the migration paths of four animal families.

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Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth (2006), following the migration paths of four animal families.

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€30,000,000 (estimated)

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$8,825,760 (USA) (24 April 2009)

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$32,001,863 (USA) (24 July 2009)
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This is the first production ever to shoot aerials of the Mt. Everest. Due to the altitude it is not possible to use helicopters and jet planes are too fast to get proper results. Unique access to a Nepalese Army spy plane enabled the production to shoot the first aerials ever. See more »


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A masterpiece
12 February 2008 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

This is simply the most astonishing movie you will ever see. I thought it was just another documentary, but it really is something else. It doesn't try to teach you anything, it shows you how life works in nature.

I won't talk about the quality of the pictures, because you obviously know from other comments it is unmatched.

Earth is funny, tense and sad. It can make you laugh, it can make you cry. Sometimes both at the same time. This is the first movie that made me cry, not because you feel sorry for the animals, but because you come to realise how fragile our planet is and what treasure we were blessed with, yet we don't appreciate it one bit.

This movie should be shown obligatory in schools. It is the most wonderful film you will ever see, so go and see it. Who knows, maybe it is the last time we might see our planet like this...

10/10, but I would easily rate it more if it were possible.


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