Another Earth

(2011)

In Another Earth, Rhoda Williams (Brit Marling), a bright young woman accepted into MIT's astrophysics program, aspires to explore the cosmos. A brilliant composer, John Burroughs (William Mapother), has just reached the pinnacle of his profession and is about to have a second child. On the eve of the discovery of a duplicate Earth, tragedy strikes and the lives of these strangers become irrevocably intertwined.

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Fox Home Entertainment will release Another Earth in a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack on November 29. We have a new contest lined up, and we're giving away copies of this Blu-ray to our readers. These high-def discs will surely go fast, so enter this contest today.

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EXCLUSIVE: Mike Cahill Talks ‘Another Earth’ Blu-ray

Director Mike Cahill talks Another Earth on Blu-ray One of the most unique films of the year is coming to Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack on November 29th, from 20th Century Fox Home Video. Another Earth stars Brit Marling as Rhoda, a young woman that falls into a deep depression after killing a mother and her son in a tragic accident. She decides to seek out the widowed husband just as the astounding discovery of Earth 2, a planet that mirrors our own, is announced. As this parallel world begins to enter our Earth's atmosphere, Rhoda sets out to change her life, and possibly her own destiny.

We recently caught up with director Mike Cahill, who co-wrote the screenplay with Brit Marling, to chat about the endless possibilities of Earth 2. Here is our conversation.

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EXCLUSIVE: Brit Marling and William Mapother Talk ‘Another Earth’

Mike Cahill directs Brit Marling and William Mapother in the sci-fi drama Another Earth, which finds a young woman dealing with a personal tragedy as the discovery of another habitable planet in earth's solar system makes the headlines. Ryan J. Downey caught up with both Brit Marling and William Mapother for a chat about the movie. Check out our exclusive video interviews below.

Another Earth was released July 22nd, 2011.

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Second ‘Another Earth’ Trailer

The second trailer has arrived for the highly-anticipated independent movie Another Earth, which will hit theaters nationwide on July 22. Click on the video player below for the latest glimpse inside this drama starring William Mapother and Brit Marling, which centers on the discovery of a new earth. We also have the first poster, which you can check out below the trailer.

In Another Earth, Rhoda Williams (Brit Marling), a bright young woman accepted into MIT's astrophysics program, aspires to explore the cosmos. A brilliant composer, John Burroughs (William Mapother), has just reached the pinnacle of his profession and is about to have a second child. On the eve of the discovery of a duplicate Earth, tragedy strikes and the lives of these strangers become irrevocably intertwined.

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‘Another Earth’ Acquired by Fox Searchlight

Fox Searchlight has proven to be one of the most active distributors at the Sundance Film Festival by acquiring its fourth title, Another Earth.

Mike Cahill directed the drama from a script he co-wrote with star Brit Marling. The story centers on Brit Marling's character, an ambitious MIT astrophysics student who kills a man's family in a car accident after she leaned out of the car window to take a look at a newly-discovered planet. She spends four years in jail and then decides to visit the widowed husband and father.

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Sundance Film Festival Announces 2011 Line-Up

Sundance Institute announced today the lineup of films selected to screen in the U.S. and World Cinema Dramatic and Documentary Competitions for the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. In addition to the four Competition Categories, the Festival presents films in six out-of-competition sections to be announced on December 2. The 2011 Sundance Film Festival runs January 20-30 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah.

On Day One, the Festival will forego the convention of one opening night film and instead screen one narrative film and one documentary from both the U.S. and World Cinema competitions, as well as one shorts program.

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