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The Day The Earth Stood Still
October 8, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmFree
Join us for an outdoor movie!
The Day the Earth Stood Still (aka Farewell to the Master and Journey to the World) is a 1951 American black-and-white science fiction film from 20th Century Fox, produced by Julian Blaustein, directed by Robert Wise, and starring Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe and Sam Jaffe. The Day the Earth Stood Still was written by Edmund H. North, based on the 1940 science fiction short story “Farewell to the Master” by Harry Bates.The notable score was composed by Bernard Herrmann.
In The Day the Earth Stood Still, a humanoid alien visitor named Klaatu comes to Earth, accompanied by a powerful eight-foot tall robot, Gort, to deliver an important message that will affect the entire human race.
In 1995 The Day the Earth Stood Still was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry as “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant.”
Part of the Indiana MUFON conference.