The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

The Day the Earth Stood Still was released on DVD on April 7, 2009
The Day the Earth Stood Still cover


A representative of an alien race that went through drastic evolution to survive its own climate change, Klaatu comes to Earth to assess whether humanity can prevent the environmental damage they have inflicted on their own planet. When barred from speaking to the United Nations, he decides humankind shall be exterminated so the planet can survive.

Reviews & Ratings:

5.5 User Reviews (0)


US DVD Release Date April 7, 2009
UK DVD Release Date UK - Not announced
Australia DVD Release Date AU - Not announced

In Theaters:

Complete Movie Details

Run time 103 Minutes
Theater Release Date December 12, 2008
DVD and Blu-ray Release Date April 7, 2009
Actors Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Kathy Bates, Jon Hamm, Jaden Smith, John Cleese, Kyle Chandler, Robert Knepper, Sunita Prasad, James Hong, John Rothman
Directed by Scott Derrickson
Studio Fox
MPAA PG-13 (Rated PG-13 for some sci-fi disaster images and violence)
Gross $79,366,978
Genre(s) Science Fiction, Suspense
Watch Movie Trailer
The Day the Earth Stood Still Trailer
Where to Rent
Netflix Redbox

Today's Most Popular Movies

Tells us what you think about "The Day the Earth Stood Still"