|Original title||The Day the Earth Stood Still|
|Category||Drama, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction|
|UK Release Date||12 December 2008|
|Production Country||United States|
|Cast||Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, John Cleese, Kathy Bates, Jaden Smith|
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”.