"Encounter" is a 2021 British-American sci-fi thriller film directed by Michael Pearce.
The starring cast includes Riz Ahmed as Malik Kahn, Octavia Spencer as Hattie, Janina Gavankar as Piya, Rory Cochrane, Lucian-River Chauhan as Jay Kahn, Keith Szarabajka as Grant, Antonio Jaramillo as Raul, Aditya Geddada as Bobby, Brennan Keel Cook as Dwight McKinley, Bill Dawes as Kurt McKinley and others.

Here are "Encounter" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Encounter movie?

Amazon Prime Video on Wednesday, September 08, 2021 released the trailer for "Encounter" you can watch here:
Encounter - Official Teaser | Prime Video.

Plot summary

What is Encounter movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Encounter" movie plot summary.

Two brothers embark on a journey with their father, who is trying to protect them from an alien threat.


Who plays who in the Encounter movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Encounter" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Riz Ahmed  as Malik Kahn
Octavia Spencer  as Hattie
Janina Gavankar  as Piya
Rory Cochrane
Lucian-River Chauhan  as Jay Kahn
Keith Szarabajka  as Grant
Antonio Jaramillo  as Raul
Aditya Geddada  as Bobby
Brennan Keel Cook  as Dwight McKinley
Bill Dawes  as Kurt McKinley
Alisha Seaton  as Mother
Peter Nikkos  as Malik's Doppelgänger
Stefan Sims  as Ernie
Melissa Jo Bailey  as Cashier
Aarush Mehta  as Baby Jay Khan

Release date

When is Encounter movie release date?

"Encounter" movie release date was scheduled to be on September 3, 2021 (Telluride) and on December 3, 2021 (United States) distributing by Amazon Studios.


What are Encounter filming details?

The duration of the film is 108 minutes.

"Encounter" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Principal photography began in October 2020.


What are critics and audiences saying about Encounter movie?

"Encounter" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 7.5/10.

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