Arrival (2016)

Why are they here?

  • Genre: Thriller, Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2016-11-10
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 7519 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 56min
  • Language: 普通话
  • Production Company: Paramount
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Denis Villeneuve
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Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

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  • Amy Adams

    as Dr. Louise Banks
  • Jeremy Renner

    as Ian Donnelly
  • Forest Whitaker

    as Colonel Weber
  • Michael Stuhlbarg

    as Agent Halpern
  • Tzi Ma

    as General Shang
  • Mark O'Brien

    as Captain Marks
  • Julia Scarlett Dan

    as Hannah (12 yrs. old)
  • Abigail Pniowsky

    as Hannah (8 yrs. old)
  • Jadyn Malone

    as Hannah (6 yrs. old)
  • Carmela Nozza Guizzo

    as Hannah (4 yrs. old)
  • Andrew Shaver

    as Environmental Tech
  • Shawn Campbell

    as News Reporter
  • Larry Day

    as Deputy Director of the CIA Dan Ryder
  • Pat Kiely

    as Environmental Tech
  • Frank Schorpion

    as Dr. Kettler
  • Lucas Chartier-Dessert

    as Private Lasky
  • Lucy Van Oldenbarneveld

    as CNAC Anchor
  • Sonia Vigneault

    as Dr. J. Bydwell
  • Mark Camacho

    as Richard Riley
  • Sabrina Reeves

    as Press Secretary
  • Russell Yuen

    as Chinese Scientist
  • Julian Casey

    as Australian Scientist
  • Tony Robinow

    as British Scientist
  • Anana Rydvald

    as Danish Scientist
  • Ruth Chiang

    as Chinese Scientist
  • Sergiy Marchenko

    as Russian Officer
  • Brittany Teo

    as Student with Smartphone
  • Chistian Jadah

    as Private Combs
  • Joe Cobden

    as Cryptographer #1
  • Lorne Brass

    as Cryptographer #2
  • Genevieve Sirois

    as Cryptographer #3
  • Abdul Ayoola

    as Sierra Leone Representative
  • Bineyam Girma

    as Sudanese representative
  • Abdelghafour Elaaziz

    as African Representative
  • Daniel Esteban

    as Venezuelan Representative
  • Hal Roberts

    as American TV News Anchor
  • Matthew Willson

    as Preacher
  • Victor Andres Turgeon-Trelles

    as Science Team Member #1
  • Michael Nangreaves

    as Science Team Member #2
  • Robert D. Morais

    as Master Sergeant Douglas
  • Mustafa Haidari

    as Foreign Correspondent
  • Albert Kwan

    as Chinese Man
  • Reda Guerinik

    as Communications Operator #1
  • Adrien Benn

    as Communications Operator #2
  • Sasha Samar

    as Communications Operator #3
  • Kathleen Stavert

    as Communications Operator #4
  • Kattia Thony

    as Nurse
  • Leisa Reid

    as Nurse
  • Brent Skagford

    as Lieutenant
  • Gurdeep Ahluwalia

    as Soldier
  • Brian Dunstan

    as TV Anchor
  • Dan Duran

    as TV Anchor
  • Lori Graham

    as TV Anchor
  • Orla Johannes

    as TV Anchor
  • Sangita Patel

    as TV Anchor
  • Tammie Sutherland

    as TV Anchor
  • Max Walker

    as TV Anchor
  • John Sanford Moore

    as TV Anchor
  • Camille Ross

    as TV Anchor
  • Ola Sturik

    as TV Anchor
  • Karen Belfo

    as Skype CIA Agent (uncredited)
  • Chloë Bellande

    as MIT College girl (uncredited)
  • Philippe Hartmann

    as Halpern's Deputy Director (uncredited)
  • Laurean Adrian Parau

    as US Army Major (uncredited)
  • Nathaly Thibault

    as Gala Guest (uncredited)
  • Leslie Baker

    as Middle Aged Woman (uncredited)
  • Christian Jadah

    as Private Combs
  • Alex M. Yeuh

    as Japanese Minister
  • Dave Campbell

    as Soldier
  • Alexander Da Mota

    as Venezuelan Military
  • Akul Dang

    as Pakistani Scientist
  • Frank Fiola

    as Soldier
Directing Denis Villeneuve Director
Writing Ted Chiang Short Story
Writing Eric Heisserer Screenplay
Production Glen Basner Executive Producer
Production Eric Heisserer Executive Producer
Production Michael Jackman Co-Producer
Production Daniel S. Levine Producer
Production Shawn Levy Producer
Production David Linde Producer
Production Karen Lunder Producer
Production Tory Metzger Executive Producer
Production Milan Popelka Executive Producer
Production Aaron Ryder Producer
Production Stan Wlodkowski Executive Producer
Editing Joe Walker Editor
Production Francine Maisler Casting
Art Patrice Vermette Production Design
Art Isabelle Guay Supervising Art Director
Art Jean-Pierre Paquet Art Direction
Art Robert Parle Art Direction
Art Paul Hotte Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Marianne Bobet Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Marie-Christine Dormier Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Sandro Di Gioacchino Hairstylist
Camera Réjean Goderre Additional Photography
Costume & Make-Up Réjean Goderre Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Joan Patricia Parris Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Colleen Quinton Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Sabrina Trudel Makeup Artist
Crew Alain Caporicci Set Production Assistant
Crew Michael Jackman Post Production Supervisor
Production Hélène Ross Production Manager
Production Stan Wlodkowski Unit Production Manager
Directing Donald Sparks Assistant Director
Crew Serge Archambault Scenic Artist
Crew Carole Arpin Property Master
Crew Stephen Craig Scenic Artist
Crew Martin Handfield Property Master
Art Meinert Hansen Conceptual Design
Writing Sam Hudecki Storyboard
Art Helene Lamarre Art Department Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up André Nicholas Malouf Set Dressing Artist
Art Aaron Morrison Assistant Art Director
Sound Pierre-Jules Audet Sound Effects Editor
Sound Niels Barletta Foley
Sound Mathieu Beaudin Sound Effects Editor
Sound Nicolas Becker Foley
Crew Nicolas Becker Special Sound Effects
Sound Sylvain Bellemare Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Luc Boudrias Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Bernard Gariépy Strobl Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Ilyaa Ghafouri Sound Design Assistant
Sound Steven Ghouti Foley
Sound Olivier Guillaume Foley
Crew Olivier Guillaume Special Sound Effects
Sound Kyle D. Krajewski ADR & Dubbing
Sound Claude La Haye Sound Mixer
Sound Gilles Marsalet Foley
Sound Tyler Newhouse ADR & Dubbing
Sound Francis Péloquin Boom Operator
Sound Gregory Vincent Foley
Crew Justin Scott Wilson Sound Recordist
Crew Marc Reichel Special Effects
Crew Christopher Ahrens CG Supervisor
Visual Effects Félix Arsenault Modeling
Visual Effects Marc Aubry Animation
Crew Andrew Barry Compositors
Visual Effects Michael Beaulac Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Olivier Beaulieu Digital Compositors
Crew Matt Belbin Digital Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Sébastien Bergeron Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Louise Bertrand Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Miguel Berube Ouellet Modeling
Visual Effects Samuel Boisvert Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Xavier Bourque Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Meggie Cabral Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Steve Cady Animation
Visual Effects Cynthia Rodriguez del Castillo Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Matthieu Chatelier Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Marie-Pier Couture-Alain Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Joanie Croteau Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Dominic Dauphin Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Robert De La Cruz Modeling
Visual Effects Thierry Delattre Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Julien Dubusset Animation
Crew Lafleche Dumais CG Supervisor
Visual Effects Jean-François Ferland Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Jean-Pierre Flayeux Compositors
Visual Effects Vincent Forand Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Jessica Francoeur-Ducharme Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Jean-Francois Gallant Animation
Visual Effects Emmanuel Gatera Animation
Visual Effects Mathieu Girard Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Jose Luis Gomez Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Olivier Gravel Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Veronique Guay Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Nick Guth Visual Effects
Visual Effects Gael Hollard Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Nadine Homier Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Bryan Hsu Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Noémie Jacques Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Bruno-Pierre Jobin Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Yann Jouannic Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Lari Karam Animation
Art Peter Konig Conceptual Design
Visual Effects Heston Labbe Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Caroline Labrie Animation
Visual Effects Alain Lachance Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Marie-Claude Lafontaine Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Marie-Claude Lafontaine Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Alexandre Lafortune Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Mathieu Lalonde Modeling
Visual Effects Maxime Lapointe Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Xavier Larocque Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Patrick Lemay-Hardy Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Maxime Lemieux Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Samuel Lepage-Bedard Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Martine Losier Visual Effects Coordinator
Crew Hugo Léveillé Compositors
Visual Effects Karina Mariano Visual Effects Coordinator
Crew Richard Martin Compositors
Visual Effects Belly Mingmuong Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Ivan Moran Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Louis Morin Visual Effects Supervisor
Camera Bradford Young Director of Photography
Sound Jóhann Jóhannsson Original Music Composer
Visual Effects Catherine Nadeau Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Benoît Brière Visual Effects Producer
Costume & Make-Up Renée April Costume Design
Art André Valade Set Decoration
Lighting Eames Gagnon Gaffer
Camera Frédéric Chamberland Steadicam Operator
Camera Jan Thijs Still Photographer
Lighting Jean-François Dubé Rigging Grip
Editing Mary Lukasiewicz First Assistant Editor
Lighting Pierre Daudelin Best Boy Electric
Production Dan Cohen Producer
Directing Isabelle Faivre-Duboz Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Mario Davignon Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Viriya Say Seamstress
Production Dann Fink ADR Voice Casting
Production Bruce Winant ADR Voice Casting
Camera Hans Bjerno Aerial Director of Photography
Camera Peter Wilke Steadicam Operator
Lighting Pierre-Luc L'Espérance Rigging Grip
Lighting Shaun Nagorny Rigging Grip
Lighting Maude Turcot Rigging Grip
Lighting Christian Lalonde Rigging Grip
Camera Daniel Sauvé Additional Camera
Camera Pierre Gill Additional Camera
Lighting Marieke Séguin Rigging Grip
Camera Keith Kerr Key Grip
Crew Alain Bisson Doyal Techno Crane Operator
Crew Marc Désourdy Stunt Coordinator
Crew Krista Bell Stunts
Art Marie-Soleil Dénommé Set Decoration
Art Jean Gagnon Set Designer
Art Simon Guilbault Set Designer
Production Jordana Sapiurka Casting Assistant
Production Michèle St-Arnaud Location Manager
Production Kathy Ann Thomas Production Coordinator