Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

May 28, 2013

Movie preview: “After Earth”


Rated: PG-13 for sci-fi action violence and some disturbing images

Running time: 1 hr 40 min

Cast: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Zoe Kravitz, Sophie Okonedo, Sacha Dhawan

Plot:  A crash landing leaves a teenager and his military father stranded on Earth 1,000 years after cataclysmic events forced humanity’s escape. With the father critically injured, the son must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help — facing uncharted terrain, evolved animal species that now rule the planet, and an unstoppable alien creature that escaped during the crash. If the pair have any chance of returning home, father and son must learn to work together and trust one another.