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The Golden Compass (2007)

PG-13
113 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.
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Chris Weitz (screenplay) | Philip Pullman (novel "Northern Lights")
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$ 180,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 25,783,232
Gross (USA)
$ 70,107,728
Gross (World)
$ 346,000,000
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Release date
Dec 7, 2007 (United States)

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