The Day the Earth Stood Still 12.12.08 is the Day the Earth Stood Still...

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2008 | PG-13 | Action Adventure | 1hr, 43m

In the film, a renowned scientist (Jennifer Connelly) finds herself face to face with an alien called Klaatu (Keanu Reeves), who has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis.... more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, December 12, 2008 in 3,400 theaters

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

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DIRECTOR

Scott Derrickson

Screenwriter

Ryne Douglas Pearson
Douglas Pearson
Edmund H. North

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Rating MPAA

PG-13 for some sci-fi disaster images and violence

Storyline

In the film, a renowned scientist (Jennifer Connelly) finds herself face to face with an alien called Klaatu (Keanu Reeves), who has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramifications of Klaatu's claim that he is "a friend to the Earth." Now she must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy us that mankind is worth saving - but it may be too late.

Also Known As
  • D.T.E.S.S.

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