I watched scott derrickson's the day the earth stood still remake first, then went back and watched robert wise's original the day the earth stood still in the original, they also allowed for a similar bit of interpretation, but it connected with the time that the movie came out because klaatu actually. The day the earth stood still is a 1951 american black-and-white science fiction film from 20th century fox, produced by julian blaustein, directed by robert wise, that stars michael rennie, patricia neal, billy gray, hugh marlowe, and sam jaffe the screenplay was written by edmund h north, based on the 1940 science.
The day the earth stood still directed by scott derrickson a spiritual reinvention of the 1951 science fiction classic with a fitting ecological message about saving the planet.
I finally got out to see the day the earth stood still remake, starring keanu reeves and jennifer connelly i made sure to the earth itself as far as the special effects and aesthetics go, this film from director scott derrickson does not disappoint quit analyzing every detail in every movie just watch it.
In robert wise's 1951 movie day the earth stood still, the alien klaatu's spaceship lands and from it emerges a robot both the new klaatu, mr reeves , and the young director, scott derrickson, whose previous movies include “the exorcism of emily rose” and the fifth installment in the “hellraiser. The day the earth stood still director: scott derrickson cast: keanu reeves, jennifer connelly, jaden smith, kathy bates, jon hamm, john cleese mpaa rating: pg-13 studio: fox first date: 2008 uk release date: 2008-12-12 ( general release) us release date: 2008-12-12 (general release) website. There's a terrific sci-fi movie called the day the earth stood still, and it's available on dvd unfortunately, the new director is a dope named scott derrickson, who has teamed with a morally deaf screenwriter named david scarpa, and they have made what must be the worst major release in what may be.
As re-conceived by screenwriter david scarpa and director scott derrickson, the premise for the 2008 version of the day the earth stood still is rooted not in man's violence against man, but in mankind's destruction of the earth's environment “i'm a tremendous fan of the original film,” derrickson says “it was so.
The day the earth stood still need not have taken its title so seriously that the plot stands still along with it there isn't much here you won't remember all this is presented in an expensive, good-looking film that is well-made by scott derrickson, but to no avail as is conventional in such films, the fate of.