Directors: Robert Zemeckis
Cast: Kent: William Fichtner; Palmer Joss: Matthew McConaughey; Ted Arroway: David Morse; David Drumlin: Tom Skerritt; Ellie Arroway: Jodie Foster; Young Ellie: Jena Malone; Fisher: Geoffrey Blake; Vernon: Sami Chester; Davio: Timothy McNeil; Cantina Woman: Laura Elena Surillo; Minister: Henry Strozier; S. R. Hadden: Michael Chaban; Willie: Max Martini; Himself: Larry King; Ian Broderick: Thomas Garner
Taglines: From the Academy Award-winning director of “Forrest Gump” and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Contact” take you on a journey to the heart of the universe
A message from deep space. Who will be the first to go? A journey to the heart of the universe.
If it’s just us, it seems like an awful waste of space.
Get ready for human’s biggest discovery ever!
Storyline: Contact, based on the novel of the same name by Carl Sagan, is the story of a free thinking radio astronomer (Jodie Foster) who discovers an intelligent signal broadcast from deep space. She and her fellow scientists are able to decipher the Message and discover detailed instructions for building a mysterious Machine. Will the Machine spell the end of our world, or the end of our superstitions? Will we take our place among the races of the Galaxy, or are we just an upstart species with a long way to go?