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Galaxy of Terror (1981)

R  |   |  Action, Adventure, Horror  |  October 1981 (USA)
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SciFi suspense thriller in which a rescue space ship crew meets up with horrors projected by their own imaginations.

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Cabren
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Alluma
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Kore
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Baelon
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Dameia
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Quuhod
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Cos
Mary Ellen O'Neill ...
Mitri
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Storyline

A spacecraft travels to a distant planet to rescue the crew of another spaceship that crashed, but their own craft, damaged in the landing, needs repair. Baelon commands the rescue team formed of his rival Cabren, Alluma, Dameia, Quuhod and the rookie Cos. While looking for but not finding survivors from the former expedition, Cos is murdered; however, they cannot leave the planet due to a projected electromagnetic field. Commander Ilvar joins the team to search for the cause of the interference, while Captain Trantor, technician Ranger and cook Kore stay in the craft. One by one, rescue team members are killed in weird situations materialized from their own fears by an ancient alien pyramid. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / revised by statmanjeff

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October 1981 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mindwarp: An Infinity of Terror  »

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$700,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

When the captain engages the hyper-drive, she stands at the control panel. A montage of the crew members strapped into their seats follows, including the captain. When hyper-drive disengages a few seconds later, she is still standing at the control panel in exactly the same spot. See more »

Quotes

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Great B-movie
14 March 1999 | by (Norfolk, VA) – See all my reviews

I loved this film. It's got all the things you could ever want to see in a B-film -- fairly good actors chewing scenery, convoluted but interesting plot, some violence, a fast pace, and the strangest scene of all time! If you can find it, you should definitely check it out.


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