Release Date: August 14th, 2009
DVD Release Date: December 22nd, 2009
R|1 hr 51 min
Thirty years ago, aliens arrive on Earth -- not to conquer or give aid, but -- to find refuge from their dying planet. Separated from humans in a South African area called District 9, the aliens are managed by Multi-National United, which is unconcerned with the aliens' welfare but will do anything to master their advanced technology. When a company field agent (Sharlto Copley) contracts a mysterious virus that begins to alter his DNA, there is only one place he can hide: District 9.
Director: Neill Blomkamp
Genres: Science fiction
Production Co: WingNut Films
Distributors: Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Entertainment