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The day the Earth stood still / Twentieth Century Fox presents a 3 Arts Entertainment production in association with Dune Entertainment ; produced by Erwin Stoff, Gregory Goodman, Paul Harris Boardman ; screenplay by David Scarpa ; directed by Scott Derrickson.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoBeverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2009.
Description2 videodiscs (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorStoff, Erwin.
Other author/creatorGoodman, Gregory, 1959-
Other author/creatorBoardman, Paul Harris.
Other author/creatorScarpa, David.
Other author/creatorDerrickson, Scott.
Other author/creatorReeves, Keanu.
Other author/creatorConnelly, Jennifer.
Other author/creatorSmith, Jaden, 1998-
Other author/creatorCleese, John.
Other author/creatorHamm, Jon, 1971-
Other author/creatorBates, Kathy, 1948-
Other author/creatorRennie, Michael.
Other author/creatorNeal, Patricia, 1926-2010.
Other author/creatorMarlowe, Hugh, 1911-1982.
Other author/creatorJaffe, Sam, 1891-1984.
Other author/creatorGray, Billy, 1938-
Other author/creatorBavier, Frances, 1902-1989.
Other author/creatorMartin, Lock.
Other author/creatorBlaustein, Julian.
Other author/creatorBates, Harry, 1900-1981.
Other author/creatorNorth, Edmund H., 1911-1990.
Other author/creatorWise, Robert, 1914-2005.
Other author/creatorTwentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Other author/creator3 Arts Entertainment (Firm)
Other author/creatorTwentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Other author/creatorDune Entertainment.
Uniform titleDay the Earth stood still (Motion picture : 2008)
Contents Disc 1: The day the Earth stood still (2008 version) -- Disc 2: The day the Earth stood still (1951 version) / Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; story by Harry Bates ; screenplay by Edmund H. North ; directed by Robert Wise.
Abstract Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu 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 and her yourng stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late.
General noteBased on the screenplay by Edmund H. North which was based on a story by Harry Bates.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Credits(2008 version): edited by Wayne Wahrman ; director of photography, David Tattersall ; music, Tyler Bates.
Credits(1951 version): music, Bernard Herman ; director of photography, Leo Toder ; film editor, William Reynolds.
Cast Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Jaden Smith, John Cleese, Jon Hamm, Kyle Chandler, Kathy Bates.
Performer 1951 version cast: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe, Billy Gray, Frances Bavier, Lock Martin.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sci-fi disaster images and violence.
Audience CHV rating: PG; violence, coarse language.
Technical detailsDVD.
Language(2008 version): English (Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Language(1951 version): English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby mono.), dubbed French (Dolby mono) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Genre/formScience fiction films.
Genre/formThrillers (Motion pictures)
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre/formFeature films.
Contains title Day the earth stood still (Motion picture : 1951)
UPC 024543569688
UPC 024543569695 50
Publisher number2256968 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Stock numberMidwest Tape

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