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James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenge 3D (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $149,879Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $22,504 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $187,981 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $210,485
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  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


As a boy, filmmaker James Cameron dreamed of a journey to the deepest part of the ocean. This film is the fulfillment of that dream. It chronicles Cameron’s solo dive to the depths of the Mariana Trench—nearly seven miles beneath the ocean’s surface—piloting a submersible he designed himself.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,601-10,700) 10,618 $149,879
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 14,901-15,000) 14,949 $149,879
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,592 $149,879

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 8th, 2014 (Limited) by DisruptiveLA
Video Release: November 11th, 2014 by Alchemy
MPAA Rating: PG for language and brief disaster images.
(Rating bulletin 2304, 1/8/2014)
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: 3-D, Underwater, 3-D - Shot in 3-D, World Record Attempt
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Wight Expedition, Beyond Productions
Production Countries: United States

Documentary Subject(s)

James Cameron    Himself

Supporting Cast

Frank Lotito    Giuseppe Buono
Lachlan Woods    Jacques Piccard
Paul Henri    Don Walsh

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Production and Technical Credits

Andrew Wight    Screenwriter
John Garvin    Screenwriter
Andrew Wight    Producer
Brett Popplewell    Producer
James Cameron    Executive Producer
Lisa Truitt    Executive Producer
Maria Wilhelm    Executive Producer
Mikael Borglund    Executive Producer
Ricky Edwards    Composer
Brett Aplin    Composer
Amy Bastow    Composer
Jules O'Loughlin    Director of Photography
Jane Moran    Editor

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August 8th, 2014

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