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Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, James Woods, John Hurt View All


Robert Zemeckis (Director), James V. Hart (Screenplay), Michael Goldenberg (Screenplay), Ann Druyan (Story) View All

Released: Jul. 11th, 1997
Runtime: 2 hours, 30 minutes
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.
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She displays a terrific mix of pain and fear at what she is going through and what lies ahead, but also a real determination that she is not going to let this opportunity pass her by.
Throughout the movie one has a feeling that eventually they are going to see something similar either to Independence Day or Close Encounters of the Third Kind.