Roger Ebert gives The Day the Earth Stood Still remake two stars. Hmmm. Maybe they should have gotten Robert Downey Jr. for the role of Klaatu!

Rent the DVD of the original 1951 classic, fire up some pop corn, and enjoy watching it at home.

1951 Trailer

Clips from 1951 Classic


Which reminds me. Remember the band Klaatu from the 1970s? There were rumors that they were really The Beatles in disguise? (perhaps fueled by this Ringo Starr album cover)

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Here is a video that explains the Klaatu is really the Beatles rumor:

This is their most famous song:

Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Crafts

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In memory of the Working Class Hero

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