District 9

(2009)

Overview

Thirty years ago, aliens arrive on Earth. Not to conquer or give aid, but to find refuge from their dying planet. Separated from humans in a South African area called District 9, the aliens are managed by Multi-National United, which is unconcerned with the aliens' welfare but will do anything to master their advanced technology. When a company field agent contracts a mysterious virus that begins to alter his DNA, there is only one place he can hide: District 9.

  1. Neill Blomkamp

    Director, Writer

  2. Terri Tatchell

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sharlto Copley

    Sharlto Copley

    Wikus van der Merwe

  2. Jason Cope

    Jason Cope

    Christopher Johnson / Grey Bradnam / Trent

  3. Nathalie Boltt

    Nathalie Boltt

    Sarah Livingstone - Sociologist

  4. Sylvaine Strike

    Sylvaine Strike

    Dr Katrina McKenzie

  5. Elizabeth Mkandawie

    Elizabeth Mkandawie

    Interviewee

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District 9
District 9

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 14, 2009
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $30,000,000.00

Revenue $210,819,611.00

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