poster of The Day the Earth Stood Still
Rating: 5.4/10 by 1844 users

The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

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.

  • Scott Derrickson
  • Dug Rotstein
  • David Scarpa
Release Date: Wed, Dec 10, 2008

Rating: 5.4/10 by 1844 users

Alternative Title:
Le Jour où la Terre s'arrêta - FR
Ultimatum a la tierra - ES
Dzień, w którym zatrzymała się Ziemia - PL
El Día que la Tierra se Detuvo - MX
Päivä jona maailma pysähtyi - FI
ביום שהעולם עמד מלכת - IL
地球が静止する日 - JP
El Dia que la Tierra se Detuvo - SV
Der Tag an dem die Erde still stand - DE
O Dia em que a Terra Parou - 2008 - BR
El dia que la tierra se detuvo - MX
El dia que la tierra se detuvo - ES
El dia que la tierra se detuvo - US
지구가 멈추는 날 - KR
วันพิฆาตสะกดโลก - TH
The Day the Earth Stood Still - GB

United States of America
Runtime: 01 hour 44 minutes
Budget: $80,000,000
Revenue: $233,093,859

Plot Keyword: extraterrestrial technology, spacecraft, ultimatum, evacuation, panic, government, remake, ufo, alien, end of the world, giant robot, tank, social commentary, power outage, interrogation, environmentalism, threat, alien contact, central park, messenger, nanobots, disintegration

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Regina Jackson
Jaden Smith
Jacob Benson
John Cleese
Professor Barnhardt
Jon Hamm
Michael Granier
Kyle Chandler
John Driscoll
Juan Riedinger
William Kwan
Kurt Max Runte
Civil Engineer
Richard Keats
Helicopter Scientist #1
Bill Mondy
Helicopter Scientist #2
Judith Maxie
Helicopter Scientist #3
Serge Houde
Scientist #1
Lorena Gale
Scientist #2
Richard Tillman
Army Sergeant
Jacob Blair
Soldier #2
Shaine Jones
Soldier #3
Aaron Craven
Roger Cross
General Quinn
Heather Doerksen
Regina's Aide
Hiro Kanagawa
Dr. Ikegawa
Dean Redman
Military Policeman
David Richmond-Peck
Polygraph Operator
Daniel St. Andrews
Train Passenger #1
Brad Dryborough
Train Passenger #2
Ken Kirzinger
Arguing Evacuee
Blair Redford
Army Fighter Pilot #1
Daniel Wisler
Army Fighter Pilot #2
Mark Kogan
Air Traffic Controller
Ed Fong
Wu's Grandson
Sandy Colton
Army Corps Engineer Captain
Ty Olsson
Flash Chamber Colonel
Dawn Chubai
News Anchor
Joshua Close
Flash Chamber Engineer
Leanne Adachi
Flash Chamber Tech
Geoff Meed
Field Commander Communications Officer
Ben Cotton
Truck Driver
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Pickup Truck Driver
Josue Aguirre
Humvee Soldier


Terrible remake, original vastly superior

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