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The Visit: An Alien Encounter

The Visit: An Alien Encounter
  • 2015
  • Netherlands
  • 83 min
  • Directed by: Michael Madsen

A group of experts discuss what might happen in the event of aliens contacting our planet, including a social psychologist who speculates that if the aliens contacted us and then left, the whole planet would become depressed. A good idea spoiled by Madsen's rather pretentious approach.

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The Visit: An Alien Encounter

18 Jan 20163 stars

Unusual documentary imagining what would happen in the event of an extraterrestrial landing

Subtitled ‘An Alien Encounter’, so as not to be confused with the recent M Night Shyamalan film, The Visit is an experimental documentary by Michael Madsen – the Danish director, not the Reservoir Dogs star. At least the concept itself is…

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