The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

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The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

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Michael Rennie

Klaatu

Patricia Neal

Helen Benson

Hugh Marlowe

Tom Stevens

Sam Jaffe

Prof. Jacob Barnhardt

Storyline

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.


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rooster

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I've seen both versions of this movie30 July 2016

And although I liked the newer one, I'm still partial to the original. I remember going around for weeks saying "Klaatu barada nikto".

Stephanie

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A+

Great!15 April 2016

This original movie is far better than the remake with Keanu Reeves.

Sandy

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A+

COMMENT FOR "THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL."17 May 2015

One of the best sci-fi movies.

Sandy

Karma68395

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COMMENT FOR "THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL."17 May 2015

One of the best sci-fi movies.

Sandy

Karma68395

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A+

COMMENT FOR "THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL."17 May 2015

One of the best sci-fi movies.

Sandy

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A+

COMMENT FOR "THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL."17 May 2015

One of the best sci-fi movies.

Lizzy

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A+

Thanks for that comment good to know.13 January 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.

Lovin Movies Berry Much

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The Day the Earth Stood Still19 December 2011

I watched this movie about 4 times per year when I was a kid and I am sure it was on TV many more times that I missed. It was so out there for the time. Now it is a classic sci-fi that I still enjoy... my how far technology has come since this movie came out. Watch it just to see the advances in... more

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