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In 'After Earth,' the Planet Takes Revengei
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June 01, 2013 3:32 AM
M. Night Shyamalan's new Sci-Fi blockbuster, 'After Earth,' is about life after humans destroy their planet. The story takes place more than 1,000 years into the future and shows what is left of humanity living on a different planet. During a space mission, a father and son crash land on Earth, a luscious, jungle-like planet healed from humans' abuse but hostile to its former children. VOA’s Penelope Poulou has more.

In 'After Earth,' the Planet Takes Revenge

Published May 31, 2013

M. Night Shyamalan's new Sci-Fi blockbuster, 'After Earth,' is about life after humans destroy their planet. The story takes place more than 1,000 years into the future and shows what is left of humanity living on a different planet. During a space mission, a father and son crash land on Earth, a luscious, jungle-like planet healed from humans' abuse but hostile to its former children. VOA’s Penelope Poulou has more.


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