PG | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Dr. Ellie Arroway, after years of searching, finds conclusive radio proof of extraterrestrial intelligence, sending plans for a mysterious machine.
In the movie, the young Ellie is affectionately called "Sparks" by her father. The actress who plays young Ellie, Jena Malone, is from the city of Sparks, Nevada.
CQ, this is W9GFO. CQ, this is W9GFO here. Come back?
When Young Ellie runs to the bathroom to get medicine for her father, at the moment when we see her through the reflection of the pharmacy cabinet mirror reaching to open it, the red sleeve under her dark blue coat doesn't show in the mirror where instead we see a black sleeve.
English, Spanish, German, Russian
$20,584,908 (USA) (13 July 1997)
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