Released Date
April 29, 2005
Distributor
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Genre
Fantasy
Rating
PG
Budget
$50,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$51,085,416 + $53,393,000 = $104,478,416
42

Zooey Deschanel

as Tricia McMillan / Trillian

50

Martin Freeman

as Arthur Dent

51

Warwick Davis

as Marvin the Paranoid Android

68

John Malkovich

as Humma Kavula

53

Sam Rockwell

as President Zaphod Beeblebrox

72

Bill Nighy

as Slartibartfast

48

Mos Def

as Ford Prefect

56

Anna Chancellor

as Vice-President Questular Ronto

About The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman 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."

About

Arthur Dent gets whisked away off of Earth right before Earth is completely annihilated. With his alien friend, Ford Prefect, Arthur travels space and learns about the meaning of life.

Trivia

The number 42 has a deep significance in the film that is explained 42 minutes into the movie. The film grossed over $104 million worldwide.