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War of the Robots (1978)

La guerra dei robot (original title)
Not Rated | | Adventure, Sci-Fi | 27 April 1978 (Italy)
An alien civilization, which facing eminent extinction, kidnaps two famous genetic scientists from Earth. A troop of soldiers is dispatched to combat the humanoid robots and rescue the victims.

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(as Al Bradly)

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(story) (as Al Bradly), (story) (as Alan Rawton)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Antonio Sabato ...
Captain John Boyd
Yanti Somer ...
Julie
Malisa Longo ...
Lois (as Melissa Long)
Patrizia Gori ...
Trissa Crew (as Patricia Gore)
Giacomo Rossi Stuart ...
Roger (as James R. Stuart)
Roberto Bianchetti ...
(as Robert Barnes)
Aldo Canti ...
Kuba the Alien (as Nick Jordan)
Enrico Gozzo ...
(as Henry Goddard)
Licinia Lentini ...
Commander King's assistant (as Lilian Lacy)
Frank Siedlitz ...
Herb Julian
Massimo Righi ...
Dr. Wilkes (as Max Wright)
Dino Scandiuzzi ...
Jack (as Dean Cantor)
Nicole Stoliaroff ...
Trissa crew (as Nicole Stocks)
Ian Pulley ...
Anthorian Leader
Venantino Venantini ...
Paul (as Vernon Vernons)
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An alien civilization, which facing eminent extinction, kidnaps two famous genetic scientists from Earth. A troop of soldiers is dispatched to combat the humanoid robots and rescue the victims.

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Hostile Alien Cyborgs in a Battle for the Universe

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Adventure | Sci-Fi

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Terrible picture, but wonderful music
27 December 2006 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I agree with the previous reviewer regarding how poorly made this picture was. Even the excellent BBC's Dr. Who Series of the same time period still was able to produce far superior, high quality, amazingly wonderful programs, even with all the limitations of that time. So as far as the picture itself goes, I too feel a rating of 2 or 3 is it. However, aside from all the many glaring flaws of the picture itself, is an incredible soundtrack by the composer Marcello Giombini, listed as Marcus Griffin in the very grossly dubbed U.S. version. There are two pieces which I think are so wonderful! If the music can be found, one should get the music, but not the movie.


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