The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

Don't leave Earth without it

  • Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 2005-04-28
  • User Rating: 6.6/10 from 3682 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 49min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Spyglass Entertainment
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Garth Jennings
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Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

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  • Martin Freeman

    as Arthur Dent
  • Yasiin Bey

    as Ford Prefect
  • Zooey Deschanel

    as Trillian
  • Sam Rockwell

    as Zaphod Beeblebrox
  • Alan Rickman

    as Marvin (voice)
  • Anna Chancellor

    as Questular Rontok
  • Bill Nighy

    as Slartibartfast
  • Richard Griffiths

    as Jeltz (voice)
  • John Malkovich

    as Humma Kavula
  • Helen Mirren

    as Deep Thought (voice)
  • Thomas Lennon

    as Eddie the Computer (voice)
  • Stephen Fry

    as Narrator / The Guide (voice)
  • Warwick Davis

    as Marvin
  • Bill Bailey

    as The Whale (voice)
  • Su Elliot

    as Pub Customer
  • Dominique Jackson

    as Fook
  • Simon Jones

    as Ghostly Image
  • Kelly Macdonald

    as Reporter
  • Ian McNeice

    as Kwaltz (voice)
  • Steve Pemberton

    as Mr. Prosser
  • Albie Woodington

    as Barman
  • Mark Longhurst

    as Bulldozer Driver
  • Jack Stanley

    as Lunkwill
  • Mak Wilson

    as Vogon Interpreter (voice)
  • Mark Gatiss

    as Additional Vogon Voices
  • Reece Shearsmith

    as Additional Vogon Voices
  • Mason Ball

    as Creature Performer
  • Sarah Bennett

    as Creature Performer
  • Danny Blackner

    as Creature Performer
  • Hayley Burroughs

    as Creature Performer
  • Cecily Fay

    as Creature Performer
  • Aron Freeman

    as Creature Performer
  • Ian Kay

    as Creature Performer
  • Nikki Bond

    as Creature Performer
  • Mohsen Nouri

    as Creature Performer
  • Oliver Parham

    as Creature Performer
  • Nigel Plaskitt

    as Creature Performer
  • Lynn Robertson Bruce

    as Creature Performer
  • Jerome St. John Blake

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Milo Bodrozic

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Martin Dawson

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Dan Ellis

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Steve Grindle

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Art Hewitt

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Simon Hibbs

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Rob Horseman

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Mike Lewis

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Paul Nathaniel

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Tim Perrin

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Jessie Riley

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Tucker Stevens

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Ashley Stuart

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Benjamin Uttley

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Patrick Walker

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Spencer Wilding

    as Vogon Soldier
  • William Wollen

    as Vogon Soldier
  • Edgar Wright

    as Deep Thought Technician (uncredited)
  • Jason Schwartzman

    as Gag Halfrunt (uncredited)
  • Mark Rhino Smith

    as Pall Bearer (uncredited)
Sound Mark Holding Sound Mixer
Editing Niven Howie Editor
Production Roger Birnbaum Producer
Production Gary Barber Producer
Crew Spike Jonze Thanks
Production Jay Roach Producer
Production Todd Arnow Co-Producer
Costume & Make-Up Paul Gooch Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Sammy Sheldon Costume Design
Visual Effects Angus Bickerton Visual Effects Supervisor
Art Alan Cassie Art Direction
Production Jonathan Glickman Producer
Costume & Make-Up Nikita Rae Hairstylist
Art Frank Walsh Supervising Art Director
Sound Joby Talbot Original Music Composer
Production Jeffrey Chernov Production Executive
Production Marcia Ross Casting
Directing Garth Jennings Director
Writing Douglas Adams Screenplay
Production Douglas Adams Executive Producer
Writing Douglas Adams Novel
Writing Karey Kirkpatrick Screenplay
Camera Igor Jadue-Lillo Director of Photography
Visual Effects Richard Baker Digital Compositors
Production Rebekah Rudd Co-Producer
Production Derek Evans Executive Producer
Art Joel Collins Production Design
Production Caroline Hewitt Co-Producer
Crew Mark Hopkins Set Runner
Camera Paul Edwards Steadicam Operator
Sound Tony Currie ADR Editor
Costume & Make-Up Rosemary Burrows Costume Supervisor
Crew Wilma Dunn Special Effects Coordinator
Directing David Decio Third Assistant Director
Art Andy Thomson Art Direction
Art Dean Clegg Assistant Art Director
Camera Susan Luciani Clapper Loader
Directing Dominic Leung Second Unit Director
Directing Richard Whelan First Assistant Director
Art Daniel May Art Direction
Directing Tamana Bleasdale Second Assistant Director
Sound Alastair Sirkett Sound Designer
Sound Alastair Sirkett Sound Effects Editor
Editing Mark Harris First Assistant Editor
Art Phil Sims Art Direction
Sound Bjorn Ole Schroeder ADR Supervisor
Production Nick Goldsmith Producer
Production Robbie Stamp Executive Producer
Sound Andy Shelley Dialogue Editor
Crew Andy Bennett Stunts
Production Peter Heslop Unit Production Manager
Camera John Gamble First Assistant Camera
Lighting Eddie Knight Gaffer
Costume & Make-Up Russell Barnett Wardrobe Master
Visual Effects Ken Dailey Visual Effects Producer
Directing Chris Croucher Crowd Assistant Director
Camera Mike Valentine Underwater Camera
Camera John Marzano Aerial Director of Photography
Art Tim Lanning Greensman
Sound Michael Connell Supervising Music Editor
Lighting Ronnie Phillips Rigging Gaffer
Camera Chas Bain Focus Puller
Crew Demetri Jagger Video Assist Operator
Crew Jim Dowdall Stunt Coordinator
Sound Ian Wilson Supervising Sound Editor
Camera Laurie Sparham Still Photographer
Art Bruce Bigg Property Master
Production David Broder Location Manager
Production Camilla Stephenson Assistant Location Manager
Camera Simon Finney Camera Operator
Sound Paul Drenning ADR Mixer
Sound Mark Appleby ADR Recordist
Costume & Make-Up Duncan Jarman Prosthetic Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Sunny Rowley Key Set Costumer
Crew Simon Jones Transportation Coordinator
Camera Shaun Cobley Assistant Camera
Sound Diane Greaves Foley Artist
Visual Effects Steve Pang Visual Effects Assistant Editor
Crew Deborah Simmrin Unit Publicist
Art Paul Duff Supervising Carpenter
Production Judith Babcock Post Production Coordinator
Crew Warwick Campbell Sequence Supervisor
Production Kate Griffin Production Accountant
Visual Effects Ben Flatter Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Oliver Faldo VFX Artist
Production Vanessa Baker ADR Voice Casting
Art Tony Chance Storyboard Artist
Crew Abby Callahan Post Production Supervisor
Crew Gary Gillingham Production Controller
Visual Effects Jamie McCarter Animation Director
Production Nadia Aleyd Casting Associate
Crew Warren Lever Carpenter
Lighting Joey Coughlin Electrician
Crew Jan Meade Projection
Production Deryn Stafford Production Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Celia Yau Key Costumer
Visual Effects Dimitri Bakalov 3D Animator
Costume & Make-Up Christian Kennedy Set Dressing Artist
Production Daniel Pettipher Production Manager
Crew Rose Wilde Set Production Assistant
Sound Robin Knapp Assistant Sound Editor
Art Kate Beckly Set Decoration
Art Rebecca Amissah Art Department Assistant
Art Tim Jetis Art Department Coordinator
Art Philip Clark Location Scout
Art Bruce Gallup Painter
Camera John Arnold Key Grip
Camera Ian Buckley Grip
Costume & Make-Up Charlotte-Rose Armstrong Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Liz Tagg Hair Designer
Costume & Make-Up Liz Tagg Makeup Designer
Crew Richard Darwin Animatronics Designer
Crew Jonathan Neill CG Supervisor
Crew Tim Earl Driver
Crew Mark Wyllie Mixing Engineer
Crew Colin Childs Propmaker
Crew Jason Rayford Stand In
Crew Verner Gresty Technical Supervisor
Crew PJ Harling Visual Effects Editor
Editing Phil Ashton Color Timer
Editing Carrie Holecek Digital Intermediate Producer
Lighting Stewart Monteith Best Boy Electric
Sound Robin Green Boom Operator
Sound Christopher Austin Orchestrator
Sound Christopher Austin Conductor
Visual Effects Alistair Bell Visual Effects
Visual Effects Oliver Jarlett Mechanical Designer
Production Bobby Prince Unit Manager
Costume & Make-Up Jemma Scott-Knox-Gore Contact Lens Technician
Art Anita Dhillon Graphic Designer
Editing Mark Wright Negative Cutter
Camera Tim Dean Libra Head Technician
Camera Chris Dale Second Assistant Camera
Production Rob Meisenholder Accountant
Directing Iain Lawrence Assistant Director
Crew Laurence Harvey Special Effects Technician
Costume & Make-Up Denny Edwards Costume Assistant
Costume & Make-Up Jo Budden Dresser
Costume & Make-Up Tamsin Wright Set Costumer
Art Claire Garrett Art Department Trainee
Art Michael Fleming Dressing Prop
Art Jon Hollis Title Designer
Visual Effects Rick Mietkowski VFX Director of Photography
Camera Darren Vincent Camera Trainee
Production Lucy St Giles Casting Assistant
Production Billy Pegg Location Assistant
Production Hayley Lyon Assistant Accountant
Visual Effects Fernanda Moreno CG Artist
Production Leo Burton Production Assistant
Production Denise Hanrahan Production Runner
Visual Effects Laura Dubsky Rotoscoping Artist