Movie Narrative: Escape from Planet Earth (2013)

The captivation of moving pictures is a source of tremendous inspiration.  For this reason and many more, RB28’s Movie Narratives, continues showing its love for movies with another movie narrative.  This week, Escape from Planet Earth (2013), will be converted into a narrative and subsequently highlighted.  It is implied that the blog reader reads the movie narrative, and then, he or she should watch the movie.  The effort is to give the blog reader, an enhanced experience.  RB28’s Movie Narratives, ends this movie narrative of Escape from Planet Earth (2013), with some Hollywood facts. 
Escape from Planet Earth (2013) is rated PG.  Furthermore, it is 1 hour and 29 minutes long.  This movie is categorized under the animation, adventure, comedy and family genre.  The official release date is February 15th, 2013.  The release date is for the Country of the United States of America.  The director was Cal Brunker (Callan Brunker).  The writers were Bob Barlen, Cal Brunker, Tony Leech, Cory Edwards and Stephen Fry.  The officially recognized stars were Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker and Jessica Alba.  The list of the 15 most important cast members is as follows:
  • Brendan Fraser (Scorch Supernova).
  • Rob Corddry (Gary Supernova).
  • Ricky Gervais (Mr. James Bing).
  • Jonathan Morgan Heit (Kip Supernova).
  • Jessica Alba (Lena Thackleman).
  • Sofia Vergara (Gabby Babblerock).
  • Paul Scheer (Cameraman).
  • Jason Simpson (Barry/Hazmat).
  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Kira Supernova).
  • Doug Abrahams (Baabian Citizen/Hazmat).
  • Jason Benson (Hazmat).
  • Trevor Devall (Hazmat).
  • Brian Dobson (Hazmat).
  • Brad Dryborough (Hazmat).
  • Gabe Khouth (Hazmat).

The synopsis follows.  Escape from Planet Earth (2013) is a space travel adventure for the family.   Furthermore, the animation of this movie is beautiful.  Scorch Supernova is a super hero astronaut from the Planet Baab.  Gary Supernova is his brother, and, he also coordinates Scorch’s missions from the mission control center.  After successfully completing a mission on the Planet Gnarlach, Scorch leaves immediately to the Dark Planet to answer an emergency S.O.S. call.  The Dark Planet is the Planet Earth.  Upon arriving on the Planet Earth, Scorch is captured by the Americans and the U.S. Army.  Gary also travels to the Planet Earth in an effort, to rescue his brother.  The brothers are re-united at Area 51, and, under the authority of General Shanker, U.S. Army.  Furthermore, General Shanker has a super weapon that, can destroy planets.  However, he needs Gary Supernova to finish it.  Ultimately; Gary, Scorch and the other Alien beings successfully escape from Area 51.  However, their escape from the Planet Earth won’t be that, easy.  Director Cal Brunker (Callan Brunker) does a great job with this family adventure.  The animation is beautiful, and, all of the Alien characters feel authentic.  Furthermore, the background to the animation is complete, and, the viewer gets lost in the beauty of the art.  The writers also do an equally great job writing, the Scorch character.  Scorch feels authentic, and, the animation is not complete without this character.  The officially recognized stars add a tremendous amount of entertainment value.  Special recognition is merited to Brendan Fraser for, the Scorch Supernova character.  Jessica Alba also deserves special recognition for, the Lena character.  Additionally, Ricky Gervais adds a lot of entertainment value with, the Mr. James Bing character.  Overall, this movie earns the rating of 7 out of 10.  However, if you have children, then this movie goes in the collection. 
The movie narrative is as follows.  Scorch Supernova is on the Planet Gnarlach on a mission to rescue babies.  His brother Gary Supernova is on the radio coordinating the mission.  Gary Supernova goes back 47 minutes to narrate how and why Scorch, is being chased by the Gnarlachs.  Scorch successfully finds and takes the babies.  1,200 Gnarlachs wake up and chase after Scorch.  Scorch successfully outruns the Gnarlachs, and, he returns to his space ship.  Gary and Scorch live on the Planet Baab.  Gary has a son named Kipper.  He is there at the mission control center.  There is a large crowd and television crews, to meet Scorch when he returns.  Scorch is a super hero astronaut.  Lena communicates with Gary, and, assigns Scorch his next mission.  Scorch has to go to the Dark Planet to respond to an S.O.S. call.  Furthermore, he has to leave in one hour.  Scorch holds a press conference, and, he announces his next mission.  Gary does research on the Dark Planet, and it results that, it is the Planet Earth.  Furthermore, Alien beings that visit the Dark Planet, don’t return.  Gary sees his son talking and playing with his uncle.  Gary starts to feel angry and jealous.  Gary and Scorch have an argument.  The mission to the Dark Planet is close to initiating.  Gary quits his position.  Scorch terminates Gary’s employment from the team.  Gary quits the team and his position, one more time.  Gary returns to his home and spends time, with his wife and son.  Scorch’s mission to the Dark Planet is broadcasted live on television.  Scorch is on the surface of the Planet Earth, and, he encounters a 7-11 store.  There is a camera that flies and follows Scorch.  Scorch is attacked by humans in hazmat suits.  In particular, they are Americans.  Scorch fights back and a battle starts.  The action is still being broadcasted live on television.  Scorch is captured by a General of the U.S. Army.  The broadcast ends, and, Scorch is declared dead on live television.  Gary and his family where watching the mission on television.  Gary has a fight with his son.  Kipper leaves his house, and, he goes to the mission control center.  Gary and his wife fly to the mission control center using rocket boots.  Kipper is in a space ship, and, he has activated a mission to the Planet Earth.  Gary successfully terminates the mission.  Gary decides to re-activate the mission, and, he travels to the Planet Earth to rescue his brother.  Gary lands on the Planet Earth and the space ship self-destructs.  The American General has Scorch captured, and, he opens his space suit.  Inside the space suit was Blubonium; an atomic energy from the Planet Baab.  Scorch didn’t know that, it was in his space suit.  Gary finds a 7-11 store and enters.  Gary is only in the store for a few minutes, and then, he is captured by the Americans in hazmat suits.  The employees also called the authorities.  Gary is taken to Area 51.  There are 3 Aliens that, work for the Americans.  Tests are conducted on Gary, and, he is classified as a genius.  The American General’s name is Shanker.  Gary is taken to meet Shanker.  General Shanker secretly communicates with Lena, from the Planet Baab.  It results that, Lena sent Shanker the Blubonium.  Gary is detained in a jail cell with another Alien being.  There are other Aliens, from other planets in the jail cell block.  The other Aliens believe that; if you invent things for Shanker, then, Shanker lets you go back to your home planet.  Gary finds Scorch and they go to the cafeteria to eat lunch.  Gary’s wife and son are still in the mission control center when Lena, is preparing another space ship, which is carrying Blubonium.  Gary’s wife is captured and taken on the space ship.  Kipper follows his mother.  The 3 Aliens that, work for Shanker are called the Greys.  Scorch starts a food fight in the cafeteria.  Shanker appears to end, the food fight.  Furthermore, they proceed to a super weapon called, the Peace Shield.  The Peace Shield is finished, but, it needs a power source.  Kipper attempts to rescue his mother, and, ends up being detained with her.  Shanker conducts a test of the Peace Shield in front of the Aliens.  Shanker destroys Haley’s Comet.  Everyone celebrates except for Scorch and Gary.  Scorch attempts an escape with the Blubonium, and, breaks it in the process.  Shaker captures Gary and Scorch, and immediately, punishes Scorch.  Scorch is placed in a suspended state, inside of a glass case, which is filled with liquid.  Gary discovers that, the Aliens don’t leave and are also kept in a suspended state.  Gary is given the task to fix the broken Blubonium.  From this point forward; the series of events, take the viewer, to the end.  You have to watch to know what happens to Gary’s wife, and, her fight with Lena.  You also have to watch to know how Gary, Scorch and the other Aliens escape from the Planet Earth.  Finally, you have to watch to know about Scorch’s important mission that, is 72 hours away after they arrive on Planet Baab. 
The movie narrative of the feature film, Escape from Planet Earth (2013), ends with some Hollywood facts.  The countries of origin are the United States of America and Canada.  The official language is English.  The original budget for this movie is estimated at $40 million USD.  On its opening weekend, this movie made $15,891,055 dollars in profits.  This movie is considered closed in theatres on July 19th, 2013.  The gross profits, that are reported, are $57,011,847 dollars.  The production companies for this movie are Blue Yonder Films, GRF Productions, Jon Shestack Productions, Protocol Pictures and Rainmaker Entertainment.  There are several distributors for this particular movie.  Some of the distributors include the following; Alliance (Canada), Entertainment Film Distribution (UK), The Weinstein Company (USA), Splendid Film (Germany), Anchor Bay Entertainment (USA) and ADS Service (Hungary). 
To end and as always, RB28’s Movie Narratives, encourages you to continue reading the posted movie narratives.  The aforementioned blog strives to provide basic information, so that it, becomes inspiration.  Movies are a great pleasure to RB28’s Movie Narratives, and, the blog’s author hopes that they are for you as well.  For this week, and in conclusion, the feature film was Escape from Planet Earth (2013).  RB28’s Movie Narratives looks forward to seeing you next week, when we highlight another movie. 


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