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‘Voyage of Time’ is Terrence Malick’s ode to life

Film offers an artistic take on science

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4:38pm, October 7, 2016
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IN THE END Voyage of Time chronicles the universe’s history and looks ahead to future events, such as the aging sun stripping away Earth’s atmosphere (depicted here).

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Condensing billions and billions and billions of years into a 45-minute film is a tall order. But director Terrence Malick took on the challenge with Voyage of Time. The film, now playing in IMAX theaters, surveys the 13.8-billion-year history of the universe and even looks eons into the future when we — life on Earth, the planet and the entire solar system — are gone.

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