Contact (1997)

Directed by
Robert Zemeckis

Sci-fi movie about a scientist who receives a radio message from a distant point in the universe which seems to prove the existence of intelligent extraterrestrial life. Encoded in the mass of data she receives from space is a blueprint for some sort of machine. Despite protests from religious leaders and cults, the machine is built and she gets the trip of her life.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 150 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1997

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Filmed in Colour


Image for Jodie FosterJodie Foster...Dr. Ellie Arroway
Image for Jena MaloneJena Malone...Young Ellie
Image for Matthew McConaugheyMatthew McConaughey...Palmer Joss
Image for David MorseDavid Morse...Ted Arroway
Geoffrey Blake...Fisher
Image for Tom SkerrittTom Skerritt...Dr. David Drumlin
Henry Strozier...Minister
Image for William FichtnerWilliam Fichtner...Kent
Sami Chester...Vernon
Timothy McNeil...Davio
Laura Elena Surillo...Cantina Woman
Michael Chaban...Hadden Suit
Max Martini...Willie
Larry King...Himself
Thomas Garner...Ian Broderick