How have I not heard of this before? How have I not heard that The Day the Earth Stood Still is being remade with Keanu Reeves as Klaatu? Who greenlit this crap?
AT LEAST make Keanu play the robot...it's the role he's been working towards his entire life.
The resemblance is uncanny.
Honestly, my memory of this movie is very fuzzy, but I remember it being quite good. I saw it in a 7th grade Texas History Class for no other reason than the teacher was convinced he had seen aliens numerous times in his life. Of course, the little green men he described didn't really resemble Michael Rennie.
His description made them sound a little bit more like this: