Filmmaker Gavin Hood's sprawling sci-fi epic tracks author Orson Scott Card's source novel quite closely as it tells the story of a remarkable young boy pressed into the role of reluctant savior when humanity is attacked by aliens. 114 minutes.
From The Times
‘Ender’s Game’: remarkable effects and a story with heart (October 31, 2013)
By Soren Andersen
“Ender’s Game,” Gavin Hood’s adaptation of the sci-fi classic, brings heartfelt acting together with remarkable effects, and builds to a wrenching moral crisis.
PG-13 for some violence, sci-fi action and thematic material.
Run time: 114 minutes
Directed by: Gavin Hood
Written by: Gavin Hood, based on the book by Orson Scott Card
Cast: Ben Kingsley, Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Abigail Breslin, Hailee Steinfeld, Viola Davis