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Rating: 7.1/10 by 8385 users

Men in Black (1997)

After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find themselves in the middle of a deadly plot by an intergalactic terrorist who has arrived on Earth to assassinate two ambassadors from opposing galaxies.

  • Barry Sonnenfeld
  • Mary Bailey
  • J. Ellen Evans
  • John Cameron
  • Cara Giallanza
  • Chris Soldo
  • Tyrone S. Walker
  • Gabriela Vázquez
  • T. Sean Ferguson
  • Stuart B. Hagen
  • Dodi Lee Rubenstein
  • Paul Byrne Prenderville
  • Eric Brevig
  • Ed Solomon
  • Lowell Cunningham
Release Date: Wed, Jul 02, 1997

Rating: 7.1/10 by 8385 users

Alternative Title:
Gvarim B'Shahor - IL
Adamianebi shavebshi - GE
Men in Black 1 - CA
Люди в черном - RU
Men in black – Miehet mustissa - FI
Man in Blасk I - GB
MIB: Men in Black (Hombres de negro) - ES
Men in Black (Hombres de negro) - ES
Men In Black 01 Men In Black - US
맨 인 블랙 - KR
MIB - Men in Black - IT
Men in black I - IT
Men in Black - IT

United States of America
Runtime: 01 hour 38 minutes
Budget: $90,000,000
Revenue: $589,390,539

Plot Keyword: secret identity, undercover, space marine, illegal immigration, deportation, new identity, giant cockroach, cannon, flying saucer, stay permit, alien, fictional government agency

Will Smith
James Edwards / Agent J
Linda Fiorentino
Dr. Laurel Weaver / Agent L
Vincent D'Onofrio
Edgar / The Bug
Rip Torn
Chief Zed
Mike Nussbaum
Gentle Rosenburg the Arquillian Jeweler
Jon Gries
Van driver
Fredric Lehne
INS agent Janus
Kent Faulcon
2nd Lt. Jake Jensen
David Cross
Morgue Attendant


Maybe it doesn't hold up as well as you'd hoped, but both leads are actually putting in the effort in this first entry, and _Men in Black_ is still, after all these years, a bit of fun. _Final rating:★★★ - I liked it. Would personally recommend you give it a go._

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