Battlefield Earth

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Running Time:  117 min.
Release Date: May 12, 2000

Current rating: Rating: 3.23
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Cast: John Travolta, Forest Whitaker, Barry Pepper, Kim Coates, Sabine Karsenti


In the year 3000, man is no match for a manipulative race of aliens on a quest for global domination. Led by the seductive and powerful Terl (Travolta), the Psychlos have taken all natural resources for themselves and left mankind behind to rot. When humanity has given up the fight it's up to Tyler (Pepper), a rebel hero, to lead a revolt and save the planet from the villainous leader of the giant alien species.

Based on a novel by L. Ron Hubbard.

Director: Roger Christian
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Producer(s): John Travolta, Elie Samaha, Jonathan D. Krane
Screenplay: Corey Mandell, J.D.Shapiro
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