The Day The Earth Stood Still

  • 1951
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Science Fiction

Working from Edmund H. North's unusually literate adaptation of Harry Bates's short story "Farewell to the Master," Robert Wise created a classic science fiction film with a strong pacifist message. Sent by a federation of planets to warn the people of Earth to stop nuclear testing before the planet is destroyed, the Christ-like Rennie descends into Washington,...read more

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Cast

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Edmund H. North
Source (1 Credit)
Harry Bates
Producer (1 Credit)
Julian Blaustein
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Leo Tover
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (2 Credits)
Addison Hehr
Lyle Wheeler
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Claude Carpenter
Thomas Little
Costumes (1 Credit)
Travilla
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Fred Sersen
Sound (1 Credit)
Arthur Kirbach
Make Up (1 Credit)
Ben Nye