• Publication date: September 7, 2009

Evolution

Two community college professors must save the world from green slime.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2001

MBC Max:

May 22, 2015 18:00 (KSA) ~ May 22, 2015 17:00 (CLT)

Ira Kane (David Duchovny) andHarry Phineas Block (Orlando Jones) are colleagues and professors of biology and geology respectively.  When a strange rock lands near their school, locals call them to inspect it.  They expect to find a meteor, but insteaddiscover a rock oozing green fluid, that is rapidlyspawning more advanced organisms.

Federal officials eventually locatethe crash site, and prohibit Ira and Harry from visiting it.  The military plans to bomb the area with napalm, a substance Kane believes will only acceleratethe creatures' growth.  Two of the professors' biggest slackers may have a solution, however.

Evolution was a minor commercial success; with a budget of $80 million the picture earned $98 million internationally.

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring:

  • David Duchovny
  • Orlando Jones
  • Seann William Scott
  • Julianne Moore