Martian Child Poster

Release Date: November 2nd, 2007

DVD Release Date: February 12th, 2008

PG|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
Wanting to experience fatherhood, a man (John Cusack) adopts a youngster (Bobby Coleman) who has an unusual crisis of identity, believing he is from Mars, and trouble arises when the man, who devotes himself to his strange son, begins to believe that the boy is indeed an alien.

Cast: John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Oliver Platt, Bobby Coleman, Joan Cusack, Sophie Okonedo, Richard Schiff, David Kaye

Director: Menno Meyjes

Genres: Family, Drama

Production Co: New Line Cinema, Hannah Rachel Productions Services Ltd.

Distributors: New Line Cinema

Keywords: Mystery, 2000s, Underdog, Love, Endearing, Sister, Friend, Small town, Death

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