RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 767735245 LA English T1 Contact. PP Warner Bros Home Video YR 19uu SN 0790736233 9780790736235 AB A compelling tale of discovery based on Carl Sagan's novel. Foster is astronomer Ellie Arroway, a woman of science. McConaughey is religious scholar Palmer Joss, a man of faith. They're on opposite ends of a spectrum.and sudden players on the world stage as the countdown to humanity's greatest journey begins.