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'Passengers': An Interstellar Space Film in Pictures

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The interstellar hibernation ship from "Passengers," opening Dec. 21, 2016.
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Starship Avalon

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The science fiction movie "Passengers" opens in theaters on Dec. 21, and tells the story of two people who wake up prematurely from hyper sleep during a 120-year journey to a distant planet.

Meeting New Friends

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Jim (played by Chris Pratt) and Aurora (played by Jennifer Lawrence) meet for the first time on the Starship Avalon after waking up 90 years early.

Tech Friends

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This action-thriller follows Jim and Aurora as they try to unravel the mysterious circumstances behind a malfunction that puts the ship on the edge of collapse. The bartender, an android, is their only other companion.

Peek-a-boo

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Aurora and Jim explore the spaceship and try to make the best of the situation as they attempt to understand what happened.

Looking for Answers

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As they get closer to the truth, Aurora and Jim experience dangerous situations as things start to go wrong with the spacecraft.

Frightening Events

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As they get closer to the truth, Aurora and Jim experience dangerous situations as things start to go wrong with the spacecraft.

Using Skills

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Jim tinkers with some of the onboard tech and creates a remote controlled camera.

Making a Future

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Jim asks Aurora to dinner.

On the Town

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Romance blossoms between the two stranded space travelers.

At the Bar

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Jim and Aurora get to know each other better at dinner with Arthur, the bartender, serving them drinks.

Unexpected Dangers

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As problems continue to arise with the spacecraft, the gravity fails and Aurora is trapped in free floating water from the pool.

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