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Downsizing (2017)

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A social satire in which a man realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself to five inches tall, allowing him to live in wealth and splendor.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 8 nominations. See more awards »
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"Downsizing" follows a kindly occupational therapist who undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

We are meant for something bigger.

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for language including sexual references, some graphic nudity and drug use. | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

22 December 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pequeña gran vida  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$68,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,954,287, 24 December 2017, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$24,244,309, 18 January 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$32,881,158, 18 January 2018
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2.39 : 1
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Pre-Production began in 2009, but the project was put in a turn-around when Alexander Payne decided to put it on hold to focus on The Descendants, then later, Nebraska. See more »

Goofs

When Paul is having a quiet evening with his dinner date first the glasses on the table are all filled with white wine. Then when his date takes a drink her glass and Paul's glass is filled with a red wine. See more »

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Worst movie I have ever seen...
20 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

One of the worst movies I have ever seen. I thought it was a comedy but then it quickly turned into something else. I can't even specify the genre... After the first 15 minutes it quickly loses the premise of shrinking people. I would have walked out but my mom was a row behind me and I couldn't get her attention.


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