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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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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)
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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
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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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Enjoyably Cheesy
9 January 2004 | by (St. Cloud, Minnesota) – See all my reviews

Bad movie fans will appreciate this Italian attempt to make a quick buck on the popularity of "Star Wars." Everyone else should avoid it as they would a rabid weasel. Even Italian children, no doubt the film's target audience, must have felt insulted after the first couple reels of this low budget non-epic.

That being said, "La Guerra Dei Robot" does have a sort of cheesy charm. It's plot attempts to parallel the first "Star Wars" movie with truly hilarious results. Also the faux "Star Trek" make up of it's crew is funny in a painfully dumb sort of way.

In sum, unless you're a fan of crummy sci-fi movies, keep away from this one.


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