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The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)  link to The Day the Earth Stood Still on IMDb  

Number: 32

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IMDb Rating:
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5.5/10

Country: USA, 104 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Mandarin

Genre(s): Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Director(s): Scott Derrickson

Cast: Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Kathy Bates, Jaden Smith, John Cleese, Jon Hamm, Kyle Chandler, Robert Knepper, James Hong, John Rothman

Medium: Digital Copy,

Plot Outline: Dr. Helen Benson is summoned to a military facility with several other scientist when an alien spacecraft of sorts arrives in New York City. Aboard is a human-like alien and a giant robot of immense size and power. The alien identifies himself as Klaatu and says he has come to save the Earth. The US military and political authorities see him as a threat however and decide to use so-called intensive interrogation techniques on him but Dr. Benson decides to facilitate his escape. When she learns exactly what he means when he says he is there to save the Earth, she tries to convince him to change his intentions.

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