PG-13 | | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A remake of the 1951 classic sci-fi film about an alien visitor and his giant robot counterpart who visit Earth.
13 December 2008 | Joseph Belanger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
4 | I couldn't sit still, let alone stand.
I don't know about the earth standing still but I certainly had a hard time moving after this one finished. I think...
Helen drives a Honda Hybrid, an appropriate vehicle for a heroine in a movie with an environmental message.
The decision is made.
When Helen follows Klaatu into the forest, she leaves Jacob in the car, telling him to lock the door. As instructed, Jacob locks the door. Problem is, the car has 3 other doors which he does not lock. However most modern (post-1980s) cars have a feature called "central locking". At a minimum, all the doors are locked/unlocked if the driver's side lock is operated.
£2,752,132 (UK) (12 December 2008)
$79,363,785 (USA) (27 March 2009)