Scientist Jan Benes, who knows the secret to keeping soldiers shrunken for an indefinite period, escapes from behind the Iron Curtain with the help of CIA agent Grant. While being transferred, their motorcade is attacked. Benes strikes his head, causing a blood clot to form in his brain. Grant is ordered to accompany a group of scientists as they are miniaturized. The crew has one hour to get in Benes's brain, remove the clot and get out. Written by
Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>
The screen's most fantastic voyage
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Did You Know?
The plot of this movie has partly been anticipated by (or been plagiarized from) the first season episode I Dream of Jeannie: The Moving Finger
(1965). In that episode, Captain Nelson works as technical consultant for a studio making a movie, in which an American astronaut, shrunken to the size of a pinhead, is injected into the bloodstream of a Soviet astronaut, works his way to the brain and retrieves information vital to the defense of the country. See more
When the crew of the Proteus are refilling their oxygen, they are using a source that has molecules almost equivalent in size to themselves, while the oxygen that was stored on the Proteus prior to reduction would be smaller in relation to themselves - the source oxygen molecules could not physically fit into their tanks. See more
[as the submarine enters the brain
Yet all the suns that light the corridors of the universe shine dim before the blazing of a single thought...
- proclaiming in incandescent glory the myriad mind of Man...
Very poetic, gentlemen. Let me know when we pass the soul.
The soul? The finite mind cannot comprehend infinity - and the soul, which comes from God, is infinite.
Yes, well, our time isn't.