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"A spaceman came travelling…."

Advantages: Good idea, interesting, a 1950s classic
Disadvantages: Nothing of significance

RELEASED: 1951, Cert. U RUNNING TIME: Approx. 92 mins DIRECTOR: Robert Wise PRODUCER: Julian Blaustein SCREENPLAY: Edmund H North MUSIC: Bernard Hermann MAIN CAST:- Michael Rennie as Klaatu Patricia Neal as Helen Benson Billy Gray as Bobby Be ...

CelticSoulSister 27.08.2013 · Read full review
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The Day I Enjoyed Myself Rather More Than I Should Have

Advantages: Reasonably exciting, nice to look at and some good special effects
Disadvantages: A child that needs gagging or disintegrating - either works for me

This is a review of the film only. Summary Year of Production: 2008 Director: Scott Derrickson Screen writer: David Scarpa Total Running Time: 99 Minutes UK Certificate: 12 Region 2 DVD Release Date: 20/04/2009 The Day A Sci-Fi ...

plipplopfromdooyoo 06.04.2010 · Read full review
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Whose Earth Is It Anyway?

Advantages: Some good acting/moving moments
Disadvantages: Generally dull

Having not been to the cinema in some time, my sister and I decided after a hectic day of sale-raiding to spend the evening watching a good film. As we knew very little about the films being advertised, we were relying on a trailer I had seen for the film ...

Ayesha- 29.12.2008 · Read full review
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The Day the Earth Stood Still - It Didn't for Me!

Advantages: Somewhat interesting story premise
Disadvantages: Reeves' acting not really credible

The Day the Earth Stood Still is a 2008 sci-fi movie remake of a 1950s film. This version stars Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly and Jaden Smith. PLOT The US government is having a bit of a panic (as you would) about an unknown object hurtling tow ...

anonymili 18.12.2012 · Read full review
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The Day Keanu Stood Still (and Did Nothing)

Advantages: Jaden Smith shows promise.
Disadvantages: Poor writing, direction, lead performances and effects.

...A series of mysterious orbs appear all around the globe and an alien named Klaatu appears from one of them. He claims he is ‘a friend to the earth’ but scientists and government officials scramble to unravel the mystery behind his appearance, which causes ...

afy9mab 29.07.2010 · Read full review
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