Did The Golden Compass make money?
While The Golden Compass did underperform in the US with only $70.1 million, it performed strongly overseas with $302.1 million. The movie’s overall gross of $372.2 million made it the 13th biggest movie of 2007 and could well have led to a sequel, despite its costly budget of $180 million.
What was the budget for His Dark Materials?
While BBC hasn’t revealed the exact cost of the series, its budget is believed to be somewhere between $50-60 million. In comparison, the final season of Game of Thrones cost about $90 million, but with much larger set pieces.
When did the movie The Golden Compass come out?
The film premiered in London on November 27, 2007, and was released on December 5, 2007, in British cinemas by Entertainment Film Distributors and released on December 7, 2007, in American cinemas by New Line Cinema.
How are the reviews for the Golden Compass?
Review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes gave the film a 42% approval rating based on 194 reviews, with an average score of 5.61/10. The critical consensus reads: “Without the bite or the controversy of the source material, The Golden Compass is reduced to impressive visuals overcompensating for lax storytelling.”.
What was the main theme of the Golden Compass?
Lyra joins a tribe of seafarers on a trip to the far North, the land of the armoured polar bears, in search of the missing children. Before its release, the film received criticism from many quarters, chiefly secularist organisations, for the omitting of criticisms of religions: the central theme of His Dark Materials.
Where is the logo at the end of the Golden Compass?
In my world, scholars invented an alethiometer – a golden compass – and it… The New Line Cinema logo appears in a golden light at the start and end of the film. At the end of the logo is accompanied by an ice bear’s roar. See more » Q: Where is the ending? Q: Is there something during / at the end of the credits ?