Mysterious, otherworldly visitors who are believed intimidate witnesses of UFO activity into keeping quiet. MIBs, who dress entirely in black, were very prevalent in the 1950s and early 1960s. Also believed to be automatons.
Men in Black is a 1997 science fiction comedy action film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith and Vincent D'Onofrio. The film was based on the comic book series The Men in Black by Lowell Cunningham, by Aircel Comics which is owned by Marvel Comics. The film featured the creature animation of Rick Baker.
The song "Men in Black" was recorded by rapper and actor Will Smith (also featuring singer Coko) for the movie Men in Black, in which he also starred. The song plays during the movie's closing credits. Will Smith raps about how the MiBs "Walk in shadow, move in silence" and play the role of "first, last and only line of defence, against the worst scum of the universe."