|Original title||The Day the Earth Stood Still|
|Category||Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller|
|UK Release Date||12 December 2008|
|Cast||Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Kathy Bates, Jaden Smith, John Cleese, Jon Hamm, Kyle Chandler, Robert Knepper, James Hong, John Rothman, Sunita Prasad, Juan Riedinger, Sam Gilroy, Tanya Champoux, Rukiya Bernard|
|Distributor||20th Century Fox|
A contemporary re-invention of the 1951 classic in which Keanu Reeves portrays Klaatu, an alien whose arrival on our planet triggers a global upheaval. As governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind the visitor's appearance, a woman and her young stepson get caught up in his mission – and come to understand the ramifications of his being a self-described “friend to the Earth”.