Men in Black

1997 - 98 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 1.85 : 1
US release date: July 02, 1997
Amblin Entertainment, Columbia Pictures Corporation
MacDonald/Parkes Productions
Budget: $90,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $51,068,455 (USA) (3,020 Screens)

Plot

Men in Black follows the exploits of agents Kay and Jay, members of a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth. The two Men in Black find themselves in the middle of the deadly plot by an intergalactic terrorist who has arrived on Earth to assassinate two ambassadors from opposing galaxies. In order to prevent worlds from colliding, the MiB must track down the terrorist and prevent the destruction of Earth. It's just another typical day for the Men in Black.

Cast

Kevin Brown / Agent K - Tommy Lee Jones
James Darrel Edwards III / Agent J - Will Smith
Dr. Laurel Weaver - Linda Fiorentino
Edgar - Vincent D'Onofrio
Chief Agent Zed - Rip Torn
Jack Jeebs - Tony Shalhoub
Beatrice - Siobhan Fallon
Gentle Rosenburg the Arquillian Jeweler - Mike Nussbaum
Nick the Van Driver - Jon Gries
Jose - Sergio Calderón
Arquillian - Carel Struycken
INS Agent Janus - Fredric Lane
D - Richard Hamilton
2nd Lt. Jake Jensen - Kent Faulcon
Mikey - John Alexander

 





Director

Director - Barry Sonnenfeld

Writing credits

Screenplay - Ed Solomon
Writer - Ed Solomon
Comic - Lowell Cunningham

Producer

Producer - Laurie MacDonald
Associate producer - Steven R. Molen
Producer - Walter F. Parkes
Co-producer - Graham Place
Executive producer - Steven Spielberg