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Alan Smithee
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« on: April 09, 2005, 12:04:39 AM »

Saw this on the Sci Fi Channel more than 10 years ago and thought it was dry as hell.
I've been wanting to see it again. I'm a sucker for 1970's sci-fi.
Typical 1970's overpopulation hysteria crammed into anemic, overwrought sci-fi.
From what I remember, even Oliver Reed seemed restrained.
Perhaps a good double bill with Michael J. Anderson's "Logan's Run".
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« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2005, 07:39:28 AM »

I had this on VHS, but I sold it on Ebay when I started collecting DVDs.  You are correct, it is a very dry, talky movie.  But I thought the concept was interesting.

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« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2005, 07:51:23 AM »

Saw it on USA one morning before there was a SciFi Channel. The main reason I remember was because it was so dry, stiff, and talky. I don't mind science fiction films that try to deal with social issues without a  lot of whizz bang or action, but I remember this one as a swing and a miss.
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« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2005, 11:09:14 AM »

Just posted up a brief writeup of this one on my site last week:

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« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2005, 10:58:52 PM »

This sounds like my kind of film. I'll add it to my list.

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