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11 Jul 1997

2 hr 30 min

Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery

If it's just us, it seems like an awful waste of space.
Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who must make some difficult decisions between her beliefs, the truth, and reality.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 26 nominations.
Budget: $90M


Lynda Obst (Executive Producer)
Steve Starkey (Producer)
Joan Bradshaw (Executive Producer)
Steven J. Boyd (Associate Producer)
Ann Druyan (Co-Producer)
Robert Zemeckis (Producer)
Rick Porras (Associate Producer)
Carl Sagan (Co-Producer)


(Novel · Story)


Jodie Foster (as Eleanor Arroway)
Matthew McConaughey (as Palmer Joss)
James Woods (as Michael Kitz)
John Hurt (as S. R. Hadden)
Tom Skerritt (as David Drumlin)
William Fichtner (as Kent Clark)
David Morse (as Ted Arroway)
Angela Bassett (as Rachel Constantine)
Geoffrey Blake (as Fisher)
Max Martini (as Willie)
Rob Lowe (as Richard Rank)
Jake Busey (as Joseph)
Jena Malone (as Young Ellie)
Tucker Smallwood (as Mission Director)
Sami Chester (as Vernon)
Henry Strozier (as Minister)
Haynes Brooke (as Drumlin Aide)



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