The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) 2008
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|Genres||Science Fiction, Drama, Thriller|
|Starring||Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly|
|Supporting actors||Kathy Bates, Jaden Smith, John Cleese, Jon Hamm, Kyle Chandler, Robert Knepper, James Hong, John Rothman, Sunita Prasad, Juan Riedinger, Sam Gilroy, Tanya Champoux, Rukiya Bernard, Alisen Down, David Lewis, Lloyd Adams, Mousa Kraish, J.C. MacKenzie|
|Studio||20th Century Fox|
|MPAA rating||PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||48 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
While the special effects were impressive, this remake was not very good.
And, as it's been happening all too often in Hollywood films, the movie just abruptly ends and you're actually wanting a serious resolution.
There is a reason why the original DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL (1951) is a classic and the remake (2008) is not.
They could have this movie a bit more dramatic than the original for theatrical purposes. The after movie viewing feeling is so-so. It is a movie i don't want to see again.Published 8 days ago by Cathy C.
A more elaborate and special effects driven version of the 1951 classic; which was based on the novella, "Farewell to the Master. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Casino Fossil
I think for a sciencefiction movie it was pretty good. The acting was good and the special effects were excellent. The ending was a little predictable but okay. Read morePublished 16 days ago by r shideler
Excellent story line and character develpoment, wonderful directing. The movie takes the viewer into the characters emotional development and logic of thinking.Published 20 days ago by MERCELLO CLARKE
Kind of what I would like to do to this planet, minus the reprieve.
Great price for this movie. Been waiting on a sale.
Definitely Reeves as always he brings a certain amount of himself and somehow still pulls it off enough to make every woman want to watch it again. Read morePublished 21 days ago by Differently Driven