Classic Scene: “We have come to visit you in peace…” [The Day the Earth Stood Still, 1951]

2019-03-14T18:03:15+00:00March 14th, 2019|CINEMA|

It may not be the spiritual forerunner to Independence Day and Mars Attacks! — the space-travellers here actually do come in peace — but this 1951 classic's jittery mood, epic sweep and stylised looks inspired those and plenty of other alien-arrival flicks.