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Born in China (2016)

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Venturing into the wilds of China, "Born in China" captures intimate moments with a panda and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his baby sister, and a mother snow leopard struggling to raise her two cubs.

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Chuan Lu
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Cast

Credited cast:
John Krasinski ... Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Claire Keim Claire Keim ... Narrator (French version) (voice)
Xun Zhou ... Narrator (Chinese version) (voice)
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Narrated by John Krasinski ("13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi," NBC's "The Office," "Amazon's "Jack Ryan"), Disneynature's new True Life Adventure film "Born In China" takes an epic journey into the wilds of China where few people have ever ventured. Following the stories of three animal families, the film transports audiences to some of the most extreme environments on Earth to witness some of the most intimate moments ever captured in a nature film. A doting panda mother guides her growing baby as she begins to explore and seek independence. A two-year-old golden snub-nosed monkey who feels displaced by his new baby sister joins up with a group of free-spirited outcasts. And a mother snow leopard-an elusive animal rarely caught on camera-faces the very real drama of raising her two cubs in one of the harshest and most unforgiving environments on the planet. Featuring stunning, never-before-seen imagery, the film navigates China's vast terrain-from the frigid mountains to ... Written by Disneynature

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china | cub | monkey | panda | snow | See All (27) »

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Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK | China | USA

Language:

English | Chinese

Release Date:

21 April 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nacidos en China See more »

Filming Locations:

China

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,790,367, 23 April 2017

Gross USA:

$13,873,211

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$25,081,168
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Dolby Atmos

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Narrator: One mother's brave rescue of her baby is another's tragic failure to feed hers.
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Featured in Expedition China (2017) See more »

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Burn This City
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Animals are very lovely
19 February 2019 | by yoggworkSee all my reviews

Animals are very lovely, Lu Chuan has a fairly good work after a long time. Disadvantages, at the beginning, we talked about a lot of animals, but there are actually three protagonists. Of course, the documentary narrative is such an important element that it's drunk to find such a ragged voice.


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