Arrival

Showings

Sioux Falls State Theatre Wed, Sep 28 7:00 PM
Sioux Falls State Theatre Sat, Oct 1 7:00 PM
Film Info
Release Year:2016
Runtime:1 hr 56 min (116 min)
Rating:PG-13
Genre:Drama
Science Fiction
Mystery
Format:2K DCP
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Denis Villeneuve
Cast:Amy Adams
Jeremy Renner
Forest Whitaker
Michael Stuhlbarg
Tzi Ma
Screenwriter:Eric Heisserer
Music By:Jóhann Jóhannsson

Description



Linguistics professor Louise Banks (Amy Adams) leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic spaceships touch down in 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and her crew must race against time to find a way to communicate with the extraterrestrial visitors. Hoping to unravel the mystery, she takes a chance that could threaten her life and quite possibly all of mankind.



95%

"Arrival delivers a must-see experience for fans of thinking person's sci-fi that anchors its heady themes with genuinely affecting emotion and a terrific performance from Amy Adams."
ROTTEN TOMATOES


"Arrival is one of the best movies of the year, a moving, gripping film with startling twists and imagery. It deserves serious treatment as a work of art."
Vox


"Amy Adams is a miracle worker-she makes us believe in this mesmerizing mindbender about alien communication, directed with searching mind and heart by Denis Villeneuve."
Rolling Stone


"A twisty, cerebral drama that just happens to involve aliens, Denis Villeneuve's film is a truly beguiling take on both the sci-fi canon and what, exactly, a grown-up Hollywood film is supposed to be."
Globe and Mail


""Arrival" makes a moving case that we've only scratched the surface of what we think is possible - and what we define as intelligence."
New York Post


"An alien-invasion fantasy that operates within the genre at the same time as it subverts it - large-scale movie-star sci-fi filtered through the tricky, esoteric lens of art-house cinema."
Entertainment Weekly


"An outstanding sci-fi film with an intergalactic language lesson."
Chicago Sun-Times


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