The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

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A robot and a man . . . hold the world spellbound with new and startling powers from another planet!

Directed By Robert Wise Robert Wise Starring Michael Rennie Michael Rennie  •  Patricia Neal Patricia Neal  •  Hugh Marlowe Hugh Marlowe  •  Sam Jaffe Sam Jaffe  •  Billy Gray Billy Gray Genres Alien Invasion Films  •  Apocalyptic Film  •  Cyborg / Android / Robot  •  Drama  •  Psychological Sci-Fi  •  Science Fiction  •  Thriller Studios &
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National Film Registry  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Cheers  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Thrills  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Time Out: London's 100 Best Sci-Fi Movies
Release Info 1951-09-28T00:00:00Z September 28, 1951
B&W  •  92 minutes G Rated G
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Caesar

Caesar on 5/22/2014 Reply  · 

If you think about it, this film actually has a rather odious, pro-police state message.

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Nononsense

Nononsense on 8/27/2014 Reply  · 

I absolutely love this gem of a sci-fi flick. This is an absolute must see for young sci-fi fans today. Top 50 on my chart.

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Danny237

Danny237 on 4/28/2015 Reply  · 

Me too!
I saw it, for the first time, when i 14-year-old! And today, i continue seen it! Absolutely fantastic one.

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