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Day the Earth Stood Still, The (2008)  link to Day the Earth Stood Still, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1406

poster Day the Earth Stood Still, The

IMDb Rating:
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5.5/10 (156599 votes)

Country: USA, 104 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Mandarin

Genre(s): Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Director(s): Scott Derrickson

Storyline:
Dr. Helen Benson is summoned to a military facility with several other scientists when an alien spacecraft of sorts arrives in New York City. Aboard is a human-like alien and a giant robot of immense size and power. The alien identifies himself as Klaatu and says he has come to save the Earth. The US military and political authorities see him as a threat however and decide to use so-called intensive interrogation techniques on him but Dr. Benson decides to facilitate his escape. When she learns exactly what he means when he says he is there to save the Earth, she tries to convince him to change his intentions.

Cast:

photo Keanu Reeves Keanu Reeves Klaatu
photo Jennifer Connelly Jennifer Connelly Helen Benson
photo Kathy Bates Kathy Bates Regina Jackson
photo Jaden Smith Jaden Smith Jacob Benson
photo John Cleese John Cleese Professor Barnhardt

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\T\The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1