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Genesis II [DVD] [1973]

  • SKU: 18958122
  • Release Date: 10/06/2009
  • Rating: NR
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    Genesis II
    On three occasions between 1973 and 1975, Star Trek producer Gene Roddenberry attempted to launch a new science-fiction series. All three pilot films were predicated on the premise of a modern-day scientist awakening after nearly two centuries in suspended animation. The first of these feature-length pilots was Genesis 2, which debuted March 23, 1973. Alex Cord stars as Dylan Hunt, who opens his eyes to discover that he now resides in a post-apocalyptic world. He is reluctantly recruited into a resistance movement, aimed at toppling the present despotic regime. The film's "money scene" involved leading lady Lyra-a (Mariette Hartley), who at a crucial plot juncture lifts her blouse to reveal that she has two navels. When Genesis 2 failed to click as a series, Roddenberry and company tried again with Planet Earth (1974); when that didn't sell, the property was reworked as Strange New World (1975). ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Alex Cord
      Alex Cord - Dylan Hunt
    • Mariette Hartley
      Mariette Hartley - Lyra-a
    • Ted Cassidy
      Ted Cassidy - Isiah
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      Percy Rodrigues - Primus Isaac Kimbridge
    • Harvey Jason
      Harvey Jason - Singh



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    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      love this movie

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      tootsie

      This is the future, maybe in 100 years from now.... the special effects at the time were great. I wished they could have made this into a series. like planet earth and strange new world at the time. This movie of the weekend was good back in the 1970s, but today it would not fly.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      A classic Sci Fi Movie

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      RayRay
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      Exactly what I ordered with super fast shipping. Great communication, I was kept up to date on shipping, hope to do business with Best Buy again.

      I would recommend this to a friend



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