The Arrival (1996) movie
The Arrival (1996) movie

The Arrival 1996

GENRES: sci-fi, thriller, action, mystery SUBGENRES: alien film, sci-fi action
DIRECTOR: David Twohy STARRING: Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Schiff
AWARDS: 1 win & 1 nomination COUNTRY: USA, Mexico RUNTIME: 115 minutes RATED: PG-13
Zane, an astronomer, discovers intelligent alien life. But the aliens are keeping a deadly secret, and will do anything to stop Zane from learning it.


The greatest danger facing our world has been the planet's best kept secret... until now.

Zane Ziminski is an astrophysicist who receives a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Eerily soon after his discovery, Zane is fired. He then embarks on a search to determine the origins of the transmission that leads him into a Hitchcockian labyrinth of paranoia and intrigue.

Movie data

1 win & 1 nomination

115 minutes
USA, Mexico
$ 14,048,372 > (BUDGET: $ 25,000,000)

Starring of The Arrival

Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Schiff


Alien Film, Sci-fi Action

adult situations, questionable for children, violence
PG-13 Parents Strongly Cautioned - Ages 13+ Recommended

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