The Day the Earth Stood Still
Special Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1951
Director: Robert Wise
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-554660
Running time: 1:33 (93 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: December 02, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#2925)
Status: Available
Purchase date: December 02, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 10 / 10
Overview
A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the peaceful alien emissary (Michael Rennie) it brings fails to earn the public's trust. When a young woman and her son befriend him, they soon realize they may be all that stand between the human race and total destruction.
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The Day the Earth Stood Still

The Day the Earth Stood Still
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century-Fox
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Mono
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Music Only  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
Subtitles
Chinese
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Gallery
 • Interactive Game
Crew
Direction
Robert Wise....Director
Writing
Edmund H. North....Screenwriter
Harry Bates....Original Material By
Production
Julian Blaustien....Producer
Cinematography
Leo Tover....Director of Photography
Film Editing
William Reynolds....Film Editor
Music
Bernard Herrmann....Composer
Sound
Arthur L. Kirbach....Sound
Harry M. Leonard....Sound
Art
Lyle Wheeler....Art Director
Addison Hehr....Art Director
Charles Le Maire....Costume Designer
Perkins Bailey....Costume Designer
Travilla....Costume Designer
Ben Nye....Make-up Artist
Fred Sersen....Visual Effects
Cast
Michael Rennie....Klaatu
Patricia Neal....Helen Benson
Hugh Marlowe....Tom Stevens
Sam Jaffe....Professor Jacob Barnhardt
Billy Gray....Bobby Benson
Frances Bavier....Mrs. Barley
Lock Martin....Gort