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Three Thousand Years of Longing(Movie, 2022)

| 1h 48min | Genres: Fantasy, Drama, Romance / Love
Three Thousand Years of LongingRating: 3.5/5 (with 142142 votes) 395
Three Thousand Years of Longing is a 2022 fantasy romantic drama film directed by George Miller and starring Tilda Swinton and Idris Elba. Miller wrote the screenplay with Augusta Gore, adapting the 1994 short story "The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye" by A. S. Byatt. Elba stars as a djinn who is freed by a professor (Swinton) and recounts his life to her. The film is dedicated to Miller's mother Angela, as well as Rena Mitchell, relative of producer Doug Mitchell. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 20, 2022. It was released theatrically in the United States on August 26, 2022, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (via United Artists Releasing), and in Australia on September 1, 2022, by Roadshow Entertainment. It received generally positive reviews, but was a box-office bomb. ()
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About Three Thousand Years of Longing

A solitary scholar discovers an ancient bottle while on a trip to Istanbul and unleashes a djinn who offers her three wishes. Filled with reluctance, she is unable to come up with one until his stories spark in her a desire to be loved.

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Additional Information

Based on: "The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Turkish (TR)
Translated into 26 languages: Arabic (AR), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovenian (SL), Serbian (SR), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/31/2022 (World premiere: 08/24/2022)
Cast: Idris Elba, Tilda Swinton, Aamito Lagum
Director: George Miller
Screenwriter: George Miller
Film Editor: Margaret Sixel
Director of Photography: John Seale
Composer: Junkie XL
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Era Uma Vez um Gênio"
"Kolmen tuhannen vuoden kaipuu"
"Trois mille ans à t'attendre"
"Vēlēšanās trīs tūkstošu gadu garumā"
"Trzy tysiące lat tęsknoty"
"Три тысячи лет желаний"
"Üç Bin Yıllık Bekleyiş"
"3000 Years of Longing"
Budget: 60,000,000 USD
Revenue: 2,876,000 USD (= 5%)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:340674, Added: 07/27/2019, Last updated: 10/03/2022