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Still shot from the movie: Journey to the Center of the Earth.

Journey to the Center of the Earth

Trevor's (Brendan Fraser) professional credibility is in question after the scientist proposes some radical new theories. But hope for restoring his reputation comes after he and his nephew Sean (Josh Hutcherson) discover an incredible deep and uncharted cave in the Icelandic wilderness. Hiring a local guide (Anita Briem), the small expedition begins an adventurous Journey to the Center of the Earth. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 93
Theater Release: 10 Jul 2008
Video Release: 28 Oct 2008
MPAA Rating: PG
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During the 1950s, two of Jules Verne’s novels, Journey to the Center of the Earth and 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, were made into motion pictures. Older viewers may enjoy Dante’s Peak, a disaster movie about a volcano that rains down ash and lava on an unsuspecting community. Josh Hutcherson also plays a 10-year-old who is blasted into an outer space adventure when he and his younger brother begin playing a mysterious board game in Zathura.

Home Video Extra Features

On January 17, 2012, New Line Cinema is releasing Journey to the Center of the Earth in 3D on Blu-ray.

DVD Release Date: 28 October 2008

Journey to the Center of the Earth with the DVD release of this movie. The excursion comes equipped with an audio commentary by actor Brendan Fraser, featurettes and the interactive Adventures at the Center of the Earth Challenge.

You can also Journey to the Center of the Earth on Blu-ray Disc. In addition to the aforementioned extras, this version offers a digital download of the 2D movie.

Audio tracks are avialable in Dolby Digital 5.1 (English and Spanish), with subtitles in English and Spanish.

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