The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

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An alien and a robot land on earth after World War II and tell mankind to be peaceful or face destruction. A classic science fiction film from Robert Wise with an exceptional message.

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Release Date: 1951-09-17
Status: Released
Run time: 92 min / 1:32
Production Studio : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Production Country: United States of America

The Day the Earth Stood Still Casts

Michael Rennie
as Klaatu, alias Mr. Carpenter
Patricia Neal
as Helen Benson
Billy Gray
as Bobby Benson
Hugh Marlowe
as Tom Stevens
Sam Jaffe
as Prof. Jacob Barnhardt
Frances Bavier
as Mrs. Barley
Lock Martin
as Gort
Elmer Davis
as Himself
H.V. Kaltenborn
as Himself
Drew Pearson
as Himself
Bess Flowers
as Lady Outside Jewelry Store
Tyler McVey
as Brady
James Seay
as Government Man
Stuart Whitman
as Sentry

The Day the Earth Stood Still Crew

Directing Robert Wise Director
Writing Edmund H. North Screenplay
Production Julian Blaustein Producer
Sound Bernard Herrmann Original Music Composer
Camera Leo Tover Director of Photography
Editing William Reynolds Editor
Art Addison Hehr Art Direction
Art Lyle R. Wheeler Art Direction
Art Claude E. Carpenter Set Decoration
Art Thomas Little Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Perkins Bailey Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Travilla Costume Design
Writing Harry Bates Original Story
Costume & Make-Up Ben Nye Makeup Artist
Visual Effects Fred Sersen Visual Effects