Martian Child
Country of Origin: United States, Germany
Production year: 2007
Director: Menno Meyjes
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794043-106835
Running time: 1:46 (106 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case, Slip Cover
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: February 12, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#2752)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 12, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
John Cusack stars in this "inspirational and uplifting journey" (Cynthia Wickenkamp, Starz Entertainment) as a lonely science-fiction writer who adopts a boy who claims to be from Mars. With the help of his quirky friend (Amanda Peet) and his sister (Joan Cusack), this new father discovers that being a parent means anything is possible.
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Genres
Drama
Comedy
Family
Studios
Production Studios:
 • New Line Cinema
 • Meradin Zweite Productions
Media Companies:
 • New Line Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Menno Meyjes....Director
Writing
Seth E. Bass....Screenwriter
Jonathan Tolins....Screenwriter
David Gerrold....Original Material By
Production
David Kirschner....Producer
Corey Sienega....Producer
Ed Elbert....Producer
Toby Emmerich....Executive Producer
Mark Kaufman....Executive Producer
Matt Moore....Executive Producer
David Gerrold....Executive Producer
Mike Drake....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Robert Yeoman....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Bruce Green....Film Editor
Music
Aaron Zigman....Composer
Sound
Michael Williamson....Production Sound Mixer
Robert C. Jackson....Supervising Sound Editor
Leslie Shatz....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Marshall Garlington....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski....Production Designer
Michael Dennison....Costume Designer
Gwendolyn Margetson....Art Director
Stan Edmonds....Make-up Artist
Denise Wynbrandt....Make-up Artist
Michelle Hunter....Costume Designer
Gary Paller....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Hammerhead Productions
Theresa Ellis Rygiel....Visual Effects
Cast
John Cusack....David
Bobby Coleman....Dennis
Amanda Peet....Harlee
Sophie Okonedo....Sophie
Joan Cusack....Liz
Oliver Platt....Jeff
Bud....Somewhere/Flomar
Richard Schiff....Lefkowitz
Taya Calicetto....Esther
David Kaye....Andy
Braxton Bonneville....Nicholas
Samuel Charles....Jonas
Zak Ludwig....Young David
Boys at Group Home
Samuel Patrick Chu
Ryan Morrissette
Nimet Kanji....Housekeeper
Howard Hesseman....Dr. Berg
Carmen Moore....Miss Margie
Beverley Breuer....Mrs. Tompkins
Jonathan Holmes....Dracoban Director
Andrew McIlroy....Earl of Dracoban
Kimani Ray Smith....Draconian Warrior
Peter Bryant....Policeman at School
David Lewis....Leonard
Edmond Wong....Linus
Joanna Reid....Cashier
Simon Hayama....Baseball Fan
Lauro Chartrand....Tough Cop (Stunt/Crash)
Alberto Ghisi....Tough Boy at School
Hrothgar Mathews....Committee Member
Robert Clarke....Observatory Director
Daniel Pepper....Cop (David's House)
Tony Alcantar....Barber
Angela Besharah....Mary in Photos
Suzy Joachim....Jeff's Date at BBQ
Anjelica Huston....Tina