PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A linguist works with the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world.
The only Best Picture Oscar nominee that year not to be nominated in any of the acting categories.
I used to think this was the beginning of your story. Memory is a strange thing. It doesn't work like I thought it did. We are so bound by time, by its order.
Louise Banks: Okay. Okay. Come back to me. Come back to me. Come back to me.
Louise Banks: Stick 'em up! Are you the ...
In the beginning of the movie, Dr Banks says that Portuguese sounds 'different from the other Romance languages.' In actuality, Romanian is the romance language that is significantly different to the others. Portuguese is quite similar to several others.
During the end credits Anana Rydvald is credited as Swedish Scientist rather than Danish Scientist. Sweden and Denmark are neighboring countries.
English, Russian, Mandarin
$24,074,047 13 November 2016
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