Contact

(1997)

Overview

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.

  1. Carl Sagan

    Novel, Story

  2. Ann Druyan

    Story

  3. Michael Goldenberg

    Screenplay

  4. James V. Hart

    Screenplay

  5. Robert Zemeckis

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jodie Foster

    Jodie Foster

    Eleanor Arroway

  2. Matthew McConaughey

    Matthew McConaughey

    Palmer Joss

  3. James Woods

    James Woods

    Michael Kitz

  4. John Hurt

    John Hurt

    S. R. Hadden

  5. Tom Skerritt

    Tom Skerritt

    David Drumlin

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 11, 1997
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • February 10, 2004
    PG
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • October 6, 2009
    PG
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 30m

Budget $90,000,000.00

Revenue $171,120,329.00

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