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Forbidden World [DVD] [English] [1982]

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Overview

Special Features

  • Audio commentary with director Allan Holzman on the director's cut
  • Interview with producer Roger Corman
  • Interviews with cast and crew including director Allan Holzman, composer Susan Justin and Actor Jesse Vint
  • A look at the special effects of forbidden world with John Carl Buechler, Robert Skotak, Dennis Skotak, Tony Randel and R Christopher Biggs
  • Poster and stills gallery
  • Theatrical trailer
  • New world trailers

Synopsis

Forbidden World
Fans of outrageously bad drive-in fare from New World Pictures will find much to love in this bargain-bin science fiction weirdness -- one of several Alien rip-offs foisted on defenseless audiences by Roger Corman's legendary B-movie factory. The plot -- which, of course, is irrelevant to the action -- involves a food-research team on a distant planet, whose latest genetic product decides it would rather eat than be eaten...and boy, is it hungry. Then enters our hero, an undefined government specialist (Jesse Vint) whose dreams in hypersleep find their way into almost every scene in the film -- his apparent powers of precognition, however, are never mentioned. Vint responds to the team's distress signal and shows up with his robot pal to blast the slime-beast to smithereens -- and, of course, to engage in a little intergalactic nookie with the team's female personnel. Meanwhile, the constantly mutating monster chews its way through virtually the entire cast before one cancer-ridden scientist devises a highly original (and extremely disgusting) solution. The ever-thrifty Corman recycled sets and scenes from Battle Beyond the Stars and Galaxy of Terror to pad out this weekend wonder, making up for its threadbare production values (which include plenty of cheap scares, nudity, and graphic gore). ~ Cavett Binion, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Jesse Vint
    Jesse Vint - Mike Colby
  • June Chadwick
    June Chadwick - Dr. Barbara Glaser
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    Dawn Dunlap - Tracy Baxter
  • Linden Chiles
    Linden Chiles - Dr. Gordon Hauser
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    Fox Harris - Dr. Cal Tinbergen
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