Arrival

Why are they here?


Arrival
This well-rated film takes a look at what happens when we get unexpected visitors. When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team is put together to investigate. Mankind teeters on the verge of global war as everyone scrambles for answers, and to find them, a female language expert will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity.

116 minutes.
Parental Guidance 10-12.
Detective/Mystery, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller.

Showtimes

I don’t think that ray gun is going to be enough...
I don’t think that ray gun is going to be enough...

Credits

Cast
Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg
Director
Denis Villeneuve
ScreenplayEric Heisserer, based on the story by Ted Chiang
MusicJóhann Jóhannsson
CinematographyBradford Young
EditingJoe Walker
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2016
Produced by21 Laps Entertainment, FilmNation Entertainment, Lava Bear Films

Official Site | IMDB page | FPB Report | CommonSenseMedia Report
Scroll down for embedded trailer

Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreSci-Fi drama
LanguageLow to mild and infrequent
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceLow or mild impact, infrequent
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.


CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
11 +
Positive messages
4
Positive role models
3
Violence
2
Sex
0
Language
3
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
1

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Theresa Smith quote iconAlien's eerie puzzle for Earthlings.
15
Cape Times
David Rooney quote iconSci-fi 'Arrival' delivered in cool visual style.
15
Metacritic.com
30 critics
16
Rottentomatoes critics
99 critics
17
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconArrival delivers a must-see experience for fans of thinking person&rquot;s sci-fi that anchors its heady themes with genuinely affecting emotion and a terrific performance from Amy Adams.
19
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
17
CommonSenseMedia
Staff evaluation quote iconGreat, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
20

What the People say

Internet
2919 Netizens quote iconA flat out, stone cold, science fiction masterpiece
17

Average .. 85%

17

Trailer






Xax International logo
 Xax International
 2019
 All rights reserved.