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PG-13| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
They are the best-kept secret in the universe. Working for a highly funded yet unofficial government agency, Kay (Tommy Lee Jones) and Jay (Will Smith) are the Men in Black, providers of immigration services and regulators of all things alien on Earth. While investigating a series of unregistered close encounters, the MIB agents uncover the deadly plot of an intergalactic terrorist who is on a mission to assassinate two ambassadors from opposing galaxies currently in residence in New York City.

Cast: Tommy Lee Jones , Will Smith , Linda Fiorentino , Vincent D'Onofrio , Rip Torn , Tony Shalhoub , Sergio Calderon , Siobhan Fallon

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld

Genres: Action, Science fiction, Comedy

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

Men In Black (1997)

Release Date: July 4th, 1997|1 hr. 38 min.

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  • 80
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Sonnenfeld deftly orchestrates the intricate two-part harmony, and Smith and Jones -- a powerhouse comic pair -- make it all look easy. show more

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    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Summer fluff that admits to being summer fluff, but it's no better off for admitting it...Intended as lightweight comedy, but if you think about it too much, it's not so funny. show more

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    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    The snappy sci-fi hoot Men in Black...is a kind of "Independence Day" for smart people. show more

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