If the critics love something, will you?
Paramount’s newest film is ‘Arrival’ and it’s based on the incredibly popular “Story of Your Life” by Ted Chiang. The film has been getting a ton of praise already, currently sitting at 100% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
So what’s the film about? Alien ships have landed on earth and the entire planet doesn’t know their intentions. Col Weber (Forest Whitaker) seeks the help of a linguist Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) so that she can attempt to communicate with the aliens. She enters the ship with a team including Ian Donnelly (Jeremy Renner) and at first contact, she is able to figure out their language. When Dr. Banks gets more in-depth with the aliens, she starts dreaming in their language, and she has to return to the ship to find out what these aliens want.
Arrival releases November 11, 2016.