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."

  1. Douglas Adams

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Garth Jennings


  3. Karey Kirkpatrick


Top Billed Cast

  1. Martin Freeman

    Martin Freeman

    Arthur Dent

  2. Zooey Deschanel

    Zooey Deschanel


  3. Sam Rockwell

    Sam Rockwell

    Zaphod Beeblebrox

  4. Yasiin Bey

    Yasiin Bey

    Ford Prefect

  5. John Malkovich

    John Malkovich

    Humma Kavula

Full Cast & Crew

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy



Status Released

Release Information

  • April 29, 2005


    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 1h 49m

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $104,478,416.00



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