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.
ActorsStarring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma, Mark O'Brien, Russell Yuen, Nathaly Thibault, Joe Cobden, Julian Casey, Pat Kiely, Larry Day, Mustafa Haidari, Abigail Pniowsky, Julia Scarlett Dan, Philippe Hartmann, Andrew Shaver, Carmela Nozza Guizzo, Anana Rydvald, Jadyn Malone, Bineyam Girma, Shawn Campbell, Ruth Chiang, Leisa Reid, Brittany Teo, Chistian Jadah, Genevieve Sirois, Tammie Sutherland, Daniel Esteban, Kathleen Stavert, Hal Roberts, Leslie Baker, Michael Nangreaves, Karen Belfo, Chloë Bellande, Robert D. Morais, Laurean Adrian Parau
The film based on Ted Chiang’s short story “Story of Your Life”, who is the nebula award and the Hugo Laureate, Chinese science fiction writer. It tells the story of alien spacecraft flying to earth, linguist Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) employed by the government go to communicate with the alien to understand their purpose. However, when she communicates with alien by their language, her eyes suddenly emerged her known or unknown complete life from her birth to death. Jeremy Renner is a physics professor who is also employed by Adams government.
Release Date: 11 November 2016 (USA)
Also Known As: Story of Your Life
Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)
Rated PG-13 for brief strong language
Runtime: 116 min
2016 Official Movie Trailer (HD)
On the whole story, science fiction is only a shell, mother and daughter’s emotion is the real core.
The earliest British visit Australia, a first glimpse of a animal jumping with mammal, asked the natives with English, “what is this animal? ” Native use their own language answered:” Kangaroo”. From then, this magical animal is called the kangaroo on the new continent of the southern hemisphere. In fact, the meaning of the native want to express is: “I don’t understand (what you say)”. The film tells a ridiculous story about communication in different language.
Enter the spacecraft, weight less fly, self introduction, take photo and capture, symbolic analysis, graphical interpretation. The film main structure is flashback, at the beginning, a beautiful short clip show the short years of mother and daughter stick together and help each other in difficulties. At the end of movie, while saving the earth, Louise insight of herself and her daughter’s future fate, but still determined to hold on the olive branch of love.
That day the alien land, linguist Louise was teaching in class, students let her watch TV news that there are UFO landed on 12 places around the world, the United States is one of them, then the alarm rang. After 1 days, Louise go to the empty school to work (really great courage, a good teacher), when she watch news in the office, the army colonel come and said, I know you are the best linguist, you should know the alien, and then gave her a alien tape, let her translation. Louise said she cannot, need to face to face communicate with alien. The captain refused, but when Louise sleeping at home, army aircraft coming to take her to the aliens, her partner is physicist Ian Donnelly, their purpose is to ask the purpose of aliens come to earth…