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The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

G
92 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets.
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Edmund H. North (screen play) | Harry Bates (based on a story by)
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$ 1,200,000
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Sep 18, 1951 (United States)

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7.8 / 10 | 70,840 votes