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Contact
Year: 1997
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Rating: (7.4)
Country: USA
Runtime: 150 min.
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Studio: South Side Amusement Company
Cast: Jena Malone / David Morse / Jodie Foster / Geoffrey Blake / William Fichtner / Timothy McNeil / Matthew McConaughey / Tom Skerritt / Henry Strozier / Max Martini / Larry King / Sami Chester / Laura Elena Surillo / Thomas Garner / Conroy Chino
Plot:
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway has long been interested in contact to faraway lands, a love fostered in her childhood by her father, Ted Arroway (David Morse), who died when she was nine-years-old, leaving her orphaned. Her current work in monitoring for extraterrestrial life is based on that love and is in part an homage to her father. Ever since funding from the National Science Foundation (N.S.F.) was pulled on her work, which is referred to some, including her N.S.F. superior David Drumlin (Tom Skerritt), as more science fiction than science, Ellie, with a few of her rogue scientist colleagues, have looked for funding from where ever they could get it to continue their work. When Ellie and her colleagues hear chatter originating from the vicinity of the star Vega, Ellie feels vindicated. But that vindication is short lived when others, including politicians, the military, religious leaders, and other scientists, such as Drumlin, try to take over her work. When the messages received ...
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Contact
Year: 1997
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Rating: (7.4)
Country: USA
Runtime: 150 min.
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Studio: South Side Amusement Company
Cast: Jena Malone / David Morse / Jodie Foster / Geoffrey Blake / William Fichtner / Timothy McNeil / Matthew McConaughey / Tom Skerritt / Henry Strozier / Max Martini / Larry King / Sami Chester / Laura Elena Surillo / Thomas Garner / Conroy Chino
Plot:
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway has long been interested in contact to faraway lands, a love fostered in her childhood by her father, Ted Arroway (David Morse), who died when she was nine-years-old, leaving her orphaned. Her current work in monitoring for extraterrestrial life is based on that love and is in part an homage to her father. Ever since funding from the National Science Foundation (N.S.F.) was pulled on her work, which is referred to some, including her N.S.F. superior David Drumlin (Tom Skerritt), as more science fiction than science, Ellie, with a few of her rogue scientist colleagues, have looked for funding from where ever they could get it to continue their work. When Ellie and her colleagues hear chatter originating from the vicinity of the star Vega, Ellie feels vindicated. But that vindication is short lived when others, including politicians, the military, religious leaders, and other scientists, such as Drumlin, try to take over her work. When the messages received ...
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