Arrival Synopsis
A linguist leads a team of investigators to try and communicate with extraterrestrial visitors.
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Stunning!

By druizjr2911
Please don't listen to some of these reviewers and trust the critics on this one! You can be one of two things, Independence Day Resurgence or Arrival... please be Arrival! The cast was great and the...

Confusing. Overblown. Not an alien movie.

By Honest Critic 333
First of all, be wary of a "100% Rotten Tomaters" rating on a movie before it is released. Also consider that Rotten Tom is now owned by the movie studios. This movie will be confusing for most of...

the worst movie ever made

By fandang2
I'm an ardent sci fi fan and anxiously awaited this movie since it was announced months ago. Please do not waste your money. The absolutely worst movie ever made. No plot, no ending, nothing. A...

An original

By DrPiotrowski
If you are tired or remakes and retelling of the same cliche movie plots then go see this movie. It shows there are still new ideas out there....

Arrival

By manicmark
The name should be Departure because I couldn't wait to leave. I didn't like this movie and I normally like SCI FI films . The story is obscure or too subliminal to my liking. The acting was OK but...

Fantastic movie

By aaronmedlin
Few movies use catch you off guard. The story telling devices in this movie are fantastic. I'd put this one up there with inception and interstellar, the special effect here is truly the narrative....

Bravo

By stottjesse
I am not one to write reviews and signed up just because this may ha e been the best movie I've ever seen. What a great film and story line. Wow....

Waste of time SLEEPER!!!

By pleos2
SLOW, UNEVENTFUL, BORING. Space Squids come in 12 ships to tell ONE Woman her future!?!?!? NO ACTION. Fell Asleep. Do not waste your time and money. Jeremy Rener. must have been desperate for A...

Arrival should be departure

By clubkew
Terrible slow moving and boring Could be the worst viewed in 10+ years Save your money...

Draggggggggggggggged out

By Xtcss2000
From previews the movie had so much potential..... Do yourself a favor and wait for the dvd! Videography , direction and overall cinematic presentation was great, the movie itself was horrendous ....

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Rated PG-13 | For Brief Strong Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
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