The Watch

The Watch (2012)

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  • Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 2012-07-26
  • User Rating: 5.3/10 from 1062 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 38min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Dune Entertainment III
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Akiva Schaffer
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Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to save their neighborhood - and the world - from total extermination.

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  • Ben Stiller

    as Evan
  • Vince Vaughn

    as Bob
  • Jonah Hill

    as Franklin
  • Richard Ayoade

    as Jamarcus
  • Rosemarie DeWitt

    as Abby
  • Will Forte

    as Sergeant Bressman
  • Mel Rodriguez

    as Chucho
  • Doug Jones

    as Hero Alien
  • Erin Moriarty

    as Chelsea
  • Nicholas Braun

    as Jason
  • R. Lee Ermey

    as Manfred
  • Johnny Pemberton

    as Punk Kid
  • Jorma Taccone

    as Casual Wanker #2
  • Justin Wheelon

    as Kyle
  • Carissa Capobianco

    as Mandy
  • Billy Crudup

    as Neighbor
  • Andy Samberg

    as Casual Wanker #1
  • Kate Kneeland

    as Paul's Guest #2
  • Willam Belli

    as Olivia (uncredited)
Directing Akiva Schaffer Director
Writing Seth Rogen Screenplay
Writing Evan Goldberg Screenplay
Writing Jared Stern Screenplay
Production Shawn Levy Producer
Sound Christophe Beck Original Music Composer
Production Alyssa Weisberg Casting
Art Cindy Carr Set Decoration
Production Daniel S. Levine Executive Producer
Production Monica Levinson Executive Producer
Camera Barry Peterson Director of Photography
Editing Dean Zimmerman Editor
Art Doug J. Meerdink Production Design
Crew Mark Edward Wright Visual Effects Editor