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R| 2 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
Actors (Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent) take on multiple roles in an epic that spans five centuries. An attorney harbors a fleeing slave on a voyage from the Pacific Islands in 1849; a poor composer in pre-World War II Britain struggles to finish his magnum opus before a past act catches up with him; a genetically engineered worker in 2144 feels the forbidden stirring of human consciousness -- and so on. As souls are born and reborn, they renew their bonds to one another throughout time.

Cast: Tom Hanks , Halle Berry , Jim Broadbent , Hugo Weaving , Jim Sturgess , Doona Bae , Ben Whishaw , James D'Arcy

Directors: Lana Wachowski , Tom Tykwer , Andy Wachowski

Genres: Drama, Science fiction, Mystery

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

Cloud Atlas (2012)

Release Date: October 26th, 2012|2 hr. 52 min.

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