District 9

District 9

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Our best guess for you: 3.8 stars

Average of 2405 ratings: 3.7 Stars

2009 M Contains violence and offensive language.

When aliens land on Earth, global business conglomerate Multi-National United forces them into rigid containment zones where they are compelled to labor, even as MNU commandeers their otherworldly technology for profit. As tensions build between human and non-human races, a rogue agent leads a resistance movement against MNU's ruthless consolidation of power.

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108 minutes

DVD details

Screen Format
1.85:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
English, English for the hearing impaired, Hindi
English Dolby Digital 5.1; English Descriptive Audio 5.1

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 1.85:1
English, English for the hearing impaired, French, Hindi
English, French Dolby Digital 5.1

44 Member Reviews Write a review

5 by zerostudy

A great movie - blending entertaiment with thoughtful, sometimes humourous, subtle social comment.

Outstanding character development of the main character, who starts off as a complete dork.... Read more

3 by Ali1

Makes you think about the inherent way that human beings treat something they don't understand. This story could be about apartheid (ironically its set in SA) or the oppression of any race or refugees... Read more

3 by bearhaven

Only rented this as it was one of Peter Jacson's lesser known. A pretty slow start and was wondering why I was bothering, but picked up in the middle and actually found myself drawn in. Not a bad watch in the end.

3 by Trudi

I thought this was quite a thought-provoking movie that had great ideas and flew in the face of the usual 'higher-purpose' alien movies, where humans are always welcoming of contact with new life, and... Read more

5 by Iamgod

Great movie, good story, good plot. The movie was well directed to catch the imagination of the viewer

2 by Cragar

dumb movie...I would waste time getting it out...there are better Sci-fi movies out than this one

1 by simz

all i can say is, this move is RUBBISH from start to finish. i would not waste your time on it

1 by pandamad

the first 10 minutes were funny, and it went downhill big time after that.

4 by He11s

Okay the special effects look awesome! Blue Ray rules! The plot, well it's okay. Fairly Sci fi although a little annoying at times. I kept waiting for the main character to do something. Watchable... Read more

5 by Wendyelise

Good movie. It keeps in pace with what we humans would do if this did happen