light-hearted sci-fi tale with all the
of the classic genre, Earth To Echo is the story of an
exhilarating journey of a lifetime by
three teenaged boys with a strong
sense of justice setting out to rescue
an alien in distress who is being
hunted down by callous security
guards working for a mysterious
FACED WITH MOVING FROM THEIR HOMES when a new freeway is being built right
through the middle of the housing development, three young teenaged boys film
their last week together, frustrated that, as close and loyal friends, they
are being separated from each other.
With construction of the road apparently underway, best friends Tuck Simms (Astro
Bradley), Reginald "Munch" Barrett (Reese Hartwig) and Alex Nicholson (Ted Halm)
want to make the most of their time together. When their home telephones go
haywire, the construction company claim it is down to an electrical fault; but
then the three boys start receiving strange, encoded messages on their cell
and absorbing light-
hearted teen adventure
with superb special
cute and enjoyable for
the whole family...
and desperate for an adventure, the boys set off on their bikes in search of
the source, into the Nevada desert. Having lied to their parents, who believe
them to be safely at their friend's house, they are alone and vulnerable. They
are about to make a mind-blowing discovery that is as exciting as it is frightening.
Having been joined by schoolfriend Emma (Ella Wahlestedt), the youngsters quickly
realise that the construction site is not what it seems and that the workmen
are digging for something that may be connected to the strange messages they
Facing danger from the sinister and menacing construction workers, who are out
to stop the friends discovering their secret and are determined to find the
being from another world they believe is hiding nearby.
The kids cause havoc as they search to find the things the alien needs to repair
himself and get back to his own planet. More surprises are in store as they
refuse to give in to the authorities and instead bravely hold out to help their
What is hidden below Mulberry Woods? And will the youngsters complete their
mission before the authorities close in? A fantastically mesmerising, magical
and absorbing light-hearted teen adventure with superb special effects. Tremendous
fun, cute and enjoyable for the whole family.
The young cast of Earth To Echo turn in star performances as the four
intrepid children and the movie also features: Kerry O'Malley as Janice Douglas;
Virginia Louise Smith as Betty Barrett; Peter Mackenzie as James Hastings; Valerie
Wildman as Christian Hastings; Tiffany Espensen as Schoolfriend Charlie; Jason
Gray-Stanford as Dr Bill Lawrence, Madsen Construction Worker; Alda Smith as
Marcus Simms; Cassius Willis as Calvin Simms; and Sonya Leslie as Theresa Simms.
Music by Joseph Trapanese; Director of Photography is Maxime Alexandre; Screenplay
by Henry Gayden; Story by Henry Gayden and Andrew Panay; Produced by Andrew
Panay and Ryan Kavanaugh; and Directed by Dave Green.
perfect Christmas present for all the family to watch: Embark on the adventure
of a lifetime with Earth To Echo, a fast-moving story of fun and friendship,
released in the UK by Entertainment One on DVD and Blu-ray and Digital Download
on 17 November 2014. Certificate: PG | RRP: DVD £19.99; Blu-ray £24.99.
Special Features: Friends, No Matter How Far | Creating The Truck Scene | Casting
The Characters | We Made That! The Making Of Earth To Echo | Deleted
"Earth To Echo… A fantastically mesmerising, magical and absorbing light-hearted
teen adventure with superb special effects. Tremendous fun, cute and enjoyable
for the whole family" Maggie Woods