Why was it called "The Day The Earth Stood Still" if it never did?

8 Answers

  • 4 weeks ago
    Best answer

    An early attention seeker just like the one that said "Make America Great Again".

    • Carol4 weeks agoReport

      Very true! They both worked great.

  • geezer
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    It's about an alien ship landing on earth.

    If that happened everyone on earth would stop what they were doing.

  • 4 weeks ago

    For the lack of a better title. The story is based on the book "Farewell to Master".

    I think that Michael Rene did a lot better job than Reeves.

  • 4 weeks ago

    The title was a reference to how time seems to stop, when confronted by the overwhelming.

    Great movie. Many a nerd memorized all 4 alien words used,

    because we thought it would impress girls.

    War Of The Worlds was an even greater comedy.

    ..that scene where one at a time, representatives of each 'philosophy' (the army, the church,

    the fonz..) haughtily declare "I'm the one to handle this!"...and they march towards

    the alien craft without fear, so it disintegrates them. ZOT! Brilliant!

    ...Where can I get such a weapon?

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  • 4 weeks ago

    Because time seems to stand still while you are watching the movie.

    • Carol4 weeks agoReport

      No way. It was a great movie! I still like watching it. (the original).

  • Ron
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    You're right. Planets don't stand.

  • RR
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    You have left my head spinning with that question.

  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    The quote must be from a flat earther.

    • Carol4 weeks agoReport

      No. I aint one, but you make a good point.😊

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