Arrival - Poster: Shanghai China coordinates ©2016 Paramount Pictures

Arrival has alien spaceships landed around the world. Arrival has alien spaceships landed around the world. Below you can check out the suspenseful and sophisticated trailer as well as a gallery of the many sightings.

The inspiration for the movie comes from a short story by Ted Chiang. You can find the story in his book Stories of Your Life and Others. The screenplay itself was written by Eric Heisserer.

The film is directed by Denis Villeneuve who is also responsible for the upcoming Blade Runner Sequel. That is currently filming and is due out next year. Judging from the trailer here it looks promising for both movies.

Arrival Trailers

Arrival Gallery

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Updated 19th August 2016. Maybe you noticed something odd about one of the posters? If you live in Hong Kong you most certainly would! Check out our later article to find out what is wrong!

Arrival Official Information


When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team, lead by expert linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams), are brought together to investigate.

As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers. Also to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity.

Directed by Denis Villeneuve with key cast includes Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker.


Arrival – Ian Donnelly (Jeremy Renner) ©2016 Paramount Pictures

Arrival Theatrical Release Dates

US and Canada: November 11th 2016

Arrival – Louise Banks (Amy Adams) ©2016 Paramount Pictures