The Day the Earth Stood Still Poster Image
Rated
G
Runtime 92 min
Ratings
95% critics Rotten Tomatoes
87% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 9+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, Sci-Fi
Release 12/25/51
Actors Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe
Directors Robert Wise
An alien (Klaatu) with his mighty robot (Gort) land their spacecraft on Cold War-era Earth just after the end of World War II. They bring an important message to the planet that Klaatu wishes to tell to representatives of all nations. However, communication turns out to be difficult, so, after learning something about the natives, Klaatu decides on an alternative approach.
Genre Drama, Sci-Fi
Release 12/25/51
Actors Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe
Directors Robert Wise
An alien (Klaatu) with his mighty robot (Gort) land their spacecraft on Cold War-era Earth just after the end of World War II. They bring an important message to the planet that Klaatu wishes to tell to representatives of all nations. However, communication turns out to be difficult, so, after learning something about the natives, Klaatu decides on an alternative approach.