Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

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  1. Douglas Adams

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Karey Kirkpatrick


  3. Garth Jennings


Top Billed Cast

  1. Martin Freeman

    Martin Freeman

    Arthur Dent

  2. Zooey Deschanel

    Zooey Deschanel


  3. Sam Rockwell

    Sam Rockwell

    Zaphod Beeblebrox

  4. Mos Def

    Mos Def

    Ford Prefect

  5. John Malkovich

    John Malkovich

    Humma Kavula

  6. Helen Mirren

    Helen Mirren

    Deep Thought

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $104,478,416.00

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Release Information

  • April 29, 2005
    PG, Theatrical



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