Passengers Movie

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Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt are two passengers onboard a spaceship transporting them to a new life on another planet. The trip takes a deadly turn when their hibernation pods mysteriously wake them 90 years before they reach their destination.

Who's Involved:

Chris Pratt, Jon Spaihts, Jennifer Lawrence, Laurence Fishburne, Neal H. Moritz, Michael Sheen, Morten Tyldum, Stephen Hamel, Michael Mahern

Release Date:

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 (Nationwide)

sexuality, nudity and action/peril

Runtime: 1 hr, 56 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

On a routine journey through space to a new home, two passengers, sleeping in suspended animation, are awakened 90 years too early when their ship malfunctions. As Jim (Chris Pratt) and Aurora (Jennifer Lawrence) face living the rest of their lives on board, with every luxury they could ever ask for, they begin to fall for each other, unable to deny their intense attraction...until they discover the ship in grave danger. With the lives of 5000 sleeping passengers at stake, only Jim and Aurora can save them all.

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Who stars in Passengers: Cast List

... Jim Preston

Jurassic World Dominion, Super Mario Bros.  

... Aurora

Don't Look Up, House at the End of the Street 

The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box, Dolittle 

Man of Steel, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum 

Who's making Passengers: Crew List

A look at the Passengers behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Morten Tyldum last directed The Imitation Game and Headhunters. The film's writer Jon Spaihts last wrote Dune and Pacific Rim Uprising.


Jon Spaihts


Stephen Hamel
Michael Mahern
Neal H. Moritz

Production: What we know about Passengers?

Key Facts

  1. Michael Sheen will play the robot that is traveling with Chris Pratt’s and Jennifer Lawrence’s characters (6/21/15).
  2. Producers tagged the movie as "Adam & Eve in Space" and "having the after-taste of 'Titanic' -- but everyone lives."

Filming Timeline

  1. December 2016: The film was in Completed status.
  2. March 2016: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. June 2015: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  4. March 2014: The film was in Development status.
  5. Rachel McAdams' departure has caused a production delay.

  6. April 2013: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  7. Wayfare Entertainment has come aboard to finance and produce the sci-fi pic that will star Keanu Reeves. The script has been in development since 2009. A shoot in Montreal is being planned.

  8. August 2009: The film was in Development status.

Passengers Release Date: When was the film released?

Passengers was released in 2016 on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 (Nationwide release). There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including Sing, Assassin's Creed and Patriots Day.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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