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Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It. (1970)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi  |  September 1970 (USA)
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A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bob Corff ...
Coel (as Robert Corff)
Elaine Giftos ...
Cilla
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Hooper
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Coralee (as Tally Coppola)
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Carlos
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Marissa
Alex Wilson ...
Jason
Lou Procopio ...
Marshal McLuhan
Phil Borneo ...
Quant
Alan Braunstein ...
Dr. Drake
Jackie Farley ...
Ginny
David Osterhout ...
Texas Ranger
Juretta Taylor ...
Zoe
Michael D. Castle ...
Burroughs (as Mike Castle)
Alan DeWitt ...
Dr. Murder
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A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.

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Invite a few friends over to watch the end of the world!

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for some language, sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »
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September 1970 (USA)  »

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Gas-s-s-s  »

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This was the last film that Roger Corman directed for American International. See more »

Goofs

After breaking a road barrier, the car of the main character has 3 out 4 headlights broken, later they are intact, while it does not seem probable they would be repaired. See more »

Quotes

Cilla: You're first.
Rapist: This is none of your business.
Cilla: I'm the rapee, I should have something to say.
[pointing]
Cilla: You're next, and then you. Come on, honey.
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Connections

References October (Ten Days that Shook the World) (1928) See more »

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On Wisconsin
[Fight song played by band]
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Totally freaky movie
6 February 2002 | by (Uppsala, Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is the kind of movies that make me feel good. The kind of movies that makes you say: Man! Me and my friends could have made this one!

Anyway.. it's the greatest hippie-road-trip-movie I have ever laid my eyes on

peace


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