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Equals (2015)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi | 26 May 2016 (USA)
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In an emotionless utopia, two people fall in love when they regain their feelings from a mysterious disease, causing tensions between them and their society.

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Drake Doremus

Writers:

Nathan Parker (screenplay by), Drake Doremus (story by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nicholas Hoult ... Silas
Vernetta Lopez ... Woman at Turnstile
Scott Lawrence ... Mark
Kate Lyn Sheil ... Kate
Kristen Stewart ... Nia
Rebecca Hazlewood ... Zoe
Yu Hwan Park Yu Hwan Park ... Seth
Bel Powley ... Rachel
David Selby ... Leonard
Aurora Perrineau ... Iris
Nathan Parker ... David
Jessica Lois ... Coupler Woman
Seth Adams ... Health and Safety Guard
Dennis Shin Dennis Shin ... Health and Safety Guard
Guy Pearce ... Jonas
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A futuristic love story set in a world where emotions have been eradicated. Written by Nathan Parker

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Find your equal See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic content, sensuality, partial nudity and disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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USA | Indonesia

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 May 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ako ty See more »

Filming Locations:

Tokyo, Japan See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$16,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,206, 17 July 2016

Gross USA:

$33,258

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,084,628
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Director Drake Doremus envisioned Nicholas Hoult and Kristen Stewart as the leads, but only together and if either one of them were unable to do the film, neither would be in it. See more »

Goofs

In the end credits, the word "newborn" is misspelled as "new born". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
The Collective: [over PA] All trains leave from the lower level. The Collective runs when everybody do their part. Report suspicious activity to Health and Safety.
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Soundtracks

Nocturne No. 4 in F Major, Op. 15, No. 1
Composed by Frédéric Chopin (as Fryderyk Chopin)
Performed by Idil Biret
Courtesy of Naxos of America
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It messed with my emotions
14 December 2018 | by msmoogooSee all my reviews

There were a lot of parts about this movie that I didn't like. I'm tempted to give it a 7. Then I remember the way that it affected me emotionally, and I have to bump up the score. It made me think, and made me very sad. I feel a little traumatized at this point, but for me, that's a good thing.


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