About

When an asteroid threatens to collide with Earth, NASA honcho Dan Truman determines the only way to stop it is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear bomb. This leads him to renowned driller Harry Stamper, who agrees to helm the dangerous space mission provided he can bring along his own hotshot crew. Among them is the cocksure A.J. who Harry thinks isn't good enough for his daughter, un...

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Directed by

Michael Bay

Written by

Shane Salerno (Screenplay)
Tony Gilroy (Screenplay)
Robert Roy Pool (Screenplay)
Jonathan Hensleigh (Screenplay)
J.J. Abrams (Screenplay)

Runtime

151 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The Earth's Darkest Day Will Be Man's Finest Hour

Cast

Keywords

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

Oscar nomination for Best Effects, Visual Effects John Frazier

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Song

Oscar nomination for Best Sound Greg P. Russell Kevin O'Connell