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I Am Number Four (2011)

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Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. They can only be killed in numerical order, and Number Four is next on the list. This is his story.

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Cast

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Kevin
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Number 3
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Number 3's Guardian
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Nicole
Molly McGinnis ...
Receptionist
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Andy Owen ...
Bret (as Andrew Owen)
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Storyline

Extraordinary teen John Smith (Pettyfer) is a fugitive on the run from ruthless enemies sent to destroy him. Changing his identity, moving from town to town with his guardian Henri (Olyphant), John is always the new kid with no ties to his past. In the small Ohio town he now calls home, John encounters unexpected, life-changing events-his first love (Agron), powerful new abilities and a connection to the others who share his incredible destiny. Written by Walt Disney Pictures

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, and for language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

18 February 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

I Am Number Four: The IMAX Experience  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$22,755,854, 18 February 2011, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$55,100,437

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$149,878,437
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Trivia

Alex Pettyfer and Dianna Agron started dating while filming this movie. They broke up a day after the film was released in theaters. See more »

Goofs

When Henri gives John his phone, he informs him that he'll be calling every hour John is on his own to make sure he's okay, and if John doesn't pick up, Henri will know something is wrong (implying he'll assume the Mogs have attacked John and will come looking for him). During dinner at Sarah's, John reluctantly surrenders his phone after noticing three missed calls from Henri. Despite the fact that John had not answered his phone for three hours, Henri did nothing about it, and does not even mention it at all afterward. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Drew: [to Daniel] You know, showboating like that just make you look desperate.
Kern: Yeah, "Look at me. I can flip my ski."
[scoffs]
Kern: Pathetic.
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Crazy Credits

Clouds blow over the DreamWorks SKG logo which then reveals a shot from space See more »

Connections

Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.84 (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Somebody's Watching Me
Written & Performed by Rockwell
Courtesy of Motown Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
Michael Jackson appears courtesy of Epic Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Good Earth Based SCI FI
1 March 2015 | by See all my reviews

Read some of the reviews on here so was unsure what to make of this. But loved the movie and was surprised how well it rolled. The special effects were superb as were the action scenes. Not sure why some slammed this movie but I have no problem giving this a 9. If your looking for a good weekend movie slouching on the couch eating pizza then this is the business!

If your a sci fan such as myself then this is a watchable movie very watchable. I was worried that the relationship between the main character and the photographer would run away with itself and overtake the plot as is seen is so many decent movies ruined by pointless teen relationships. But I Am Number 4 did not let this happen and it glued with the plot really well. The fight scenes were well scripted and did not go on for too long. Get the popcorn out sit back and enjoy this scifi flick I don't think you will be disappointed.


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