The all-time classic sci-fi masterpiece, The Day the Earth Stood Still is coming back as a 2-disc special edition DVD featuring a new master and all new documentaries and other VAM. Considered one of the great sci-fi movies of all time, Robert Wise's movie was a metaphor for McCarthyism in America as well as a plea for peace in the atomic age. Starring Michael Rennie as Klaatu and featuring Gort the giant robot. Remember these words "Klaatu, Barada, Nikto!"
**Forced, Trailers: HD BD Trailer
**Commentary by Director Robert Wise and Nicolas Meyer
**Commentary by Film & Music Historians John Morgan, Steven Smith, William Stromberg & Nick Redman
**Isolated Score Track 5.1 DTS HD MA
**The Making of " The Day The Earth Stood Still"
**Decoding "Klaatu, Barada, Nikto"; Science Fiction as Metaphor
**A Brief History of Flying Saucers
**Edmund North: The Man Who Made The Earth Stand Still
**The Astounding Harry Bates
**Farewell to the Master: An Audio Presentation of the Original Short Story
**Fox Movietonews from 1951 - Featuring the Films Premiere
**Original Theatrical Trailer
**Construction Blue Prints for the ship
**US & UK Pressbooks
**Posters, Lobby Cards, Spaceship Model and Gort
**Behind the Scenes
**Trailer Farm: HD BD Trailer
**BD-J Interactive Feature
Cast & Crew
Solemn, sober and efficient, The Day the Earth Stood Still gets the job done and moves on.
Even if you know the original by heart, the new Earth has a couple of surprises in store, although the message remains the same: Watch it, Man.