A truly iconic film and one of the all-time great science fiction dramas with a superb background score by Bernard Herrmann. The inclusion of real news media personalities (Pearson, Kaltenborn, Davis & Heatter) as themselves was a stroke of genius that is probably lost on most present-day viewers.
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Robert Wise and starring Michael Rennie as "Klatuu," TDTESS remains one of the best. Primitive effects, of course, but the story is what drives this wonderful narrative. As relevant now as it was during the "Communist Menace."