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."
- Year: 2005
- Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
- Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
- Studio: Spyglass Entertainment, Everyman Pictures, Hammer & Tongs, Touchstone Pictures
- Keyword: galaxy, android, bureaucracy, based on novel or book, chase, space travel, alien, survival, stop motion, hitchhiker, robot, alien invasion, space opera, hyperspace, meaning of life, destruction of earth, intergalactic travel, islington england
- Director: Garth Jennings
- Cast: Martin Freeman, Yasiin Bey, Zooey Deschanel, Sam Rockwell, Alan Rickman, Anna Chancellor