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Saturn 3 (1980)

R  |   |  Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  15 February 1980 (USA)
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Two lovers stationed at a remote base in the asteroid fields of Saturn are intruded upon by a retentive technocrat from Earth and his charge: a malevolent 8-ft robot. Remember, in space no one can hear you scream.

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Two lovers stationed at a remote base in the asteroid fields of Saturn are intruded upon by a retentive technocrat from Earth and his charge: a malevolent 8-ft robot. Remember, in space no one can hear you scream... Written by Keith Loh <loh@sfu.ca>

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The name of the robot Hector in this movie is taken from The Trojan Wars in Greek Mythology where Hector was the Trojan Prince and the greatest fighter of Troy. See more »

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When Adam jumps into the wastewater with Hector, it is clearly a stuntman wearing a bad wig. See more »

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Announcement: Captain James, your presence on pad 73, immediate, urgent.
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Farrah's leading men: Kirk, Harvey, and a horny robot named Hector
21 January 2001 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

Would-be foreboding sci-fi looks all shiny and new, like a futuristic department store. Three good actors (Farrah Fawcett, Kirk Douglas and Harvey Keitel) come off looking like incompetent dummies in this derivative, cardboard cartoon. When Keitel arrives at the space station of lovers Douglas and Fawcett, he is carrying a strange metal container. Douglas offers to carry it for him and Keitel answers, "NOOOOOOOO!" in a hilariously chilly manner that makes even Richard Burton's overacting seem tame by comparison. Poor Kirk and Farrah even strip down for this one (so much for the classy reputation of vet director Stanley Donen). There is a neat scene where robotic Hector takes a splinter from Farrah's eye, but her reaction afterward (rubbing it like a child and sticking her bottom lip out) is embarrassing. This is one step beyond, all right. It's so far out it's brain-dead. *1/2 from ****


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