Contact (1997)

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.

Directing:
  • Robert Zemeckis

Writing:
  • Carl Sagan
  • James V. Hart
  • Michael Goldenberg

Stars:
Release Date: 1997-07-11
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  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 150
  • Budget: $90,000,000
  • Revenue: $171,120,329
Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McCon...
Palmer Joss
Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
Eleanor Arroway
James Woods
James Woods
Michael Kitz
John Hurt
John Hurt
S. R. Hadden
Tom Skerritt
Tom Skerritt
David Drumlin
William Fichtner
William Ficht...
Kent Clark
David Morse
David Morse
Ted Arroway
Angela Bassett
Angela Basset...
Rachel Constantine
Geoffrey Blake
Geoffrey Blak...
Fisher
Max Martini
Max Martini
Willie
Rob Lowe
Rob Lowe
Richard Rank
Jake Busey
Jake Busey
Joseph
Jena Malone
Jena Malone
Young Ellie
Tucker Smallwood
Tucker Smallw...
Mission Director
Henry Strozier
Henry Strozie...
Minister
Haynes Brooke
Haynes Brooke
Drumlin Aide
Timothy McNeil
Timothy McNei...
Davio
Larry King
Larry King
Himself
Vance Valencia
Vance Valenci...
Senator Valencia
Donna Kelley
Donna Kelley
Herself
Claire Shipman
Claire Shipma...
Herself
Behrooz Afrakhan
Behrooz Afrak...
Middle Eastern Anchor
Saemi Nakamura
Saemi Nakamur...
Japanese Anchor
Maria Celeste Arraras
Maria Celeste...
Latina Anchor
Tabitha Soren
Tabitha Soren
Herself
Jay Leno
Jay Leno
Himself
Michael Albala
Michael Albal...
Decryption Hacker
Leo Lee
Leo Lee
Major Domo
David St. James
David St. Jam...
Joint Chief
Steven Ford
Steven Ford
Major Russell
Philippe Bergeron
Philippe Berg...
French Committee Member
Jennifer Balgobin
Jennifer Balg...
Dr. Patel
Marc Macaulay
Marc Macaulay
NASA Technician
Yuji Okumoto
Yuji Okumoto
Electrical
Alex Veadov
Alex Veadov
Russian Cosmonaut
Robin Gammell
Robin Gammell
Project Official
Catherine Dao
Catherine Dao
Life Support
Christopher Boyer
Christopher B...
Scientist
Candice T. Cain
Candice T. Ca...
Supporter
Elaina Erika Davis
Elaina Erika...
Philanthropy Bureaucrat
Pamela Fischer
Pamela Fische...
Pedestrian
Ming Lo
Ming Lo
Pod Systems Control
Sunshine Logroño
Sunshine Logr...
Puerto Rican Taxi Driver
Neal Matarazzo
Neal Matarazz...
Kitz's Aide
Cassidy McMillan
Cassidy McMil...
Student Reporter at NASA
Marisa Petroro
Marisa Petror...
Oval Office Secretary
Cenk Uygur
Cenk Uygur
Reporter
Holly Cross Vagley
Holly Cross V...
Religious Zealot
Delaney Williams
Delaney Willi...
Believer