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The Aftermath (1982)

Not Rated | | Sci-Fi, Thriller | 1982 (USA)
Two astronauts return to earth ("a few miles off the coast of Los Angeles") to find that it has been destroyed by nuclear war. L.A. has been taken over by Cutter and his gang of outlaw ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Barkett ...
Newman
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Sarah
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Cutter
Christopher Barkett ...
Christopher
Alfie Martin ...
Getman
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The Curator
Jim Danforth ...
Williams
Linda Stiegler ...
Helen
Laura Anne Barkett ...
Laura
Larry Latham ...
Mathews
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Newman's Wife (as Carol Scott)
Nelson Ackerman ...
Newman's Son
Eric Caidin ...
Dead Broadcaster
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Broadcaster (voice)
Mark Crum ...
One of Cutter's Men
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Two astronauts return to earth ("a few miles off the coast of Los Angeles") to find that it has been destroyed by nuclear war. L.A. has been taken over by Cutter and his gang of outlaw bikers (straight out of the 70s with bell bottoms and everything). Cutter rapes and pillages. Of course, there are also mutants. The astronauts hook-up with the only normal people left: two good-looking women, and two cute little children; a boy and a girl. Written by Mark Logan <marklo@west.sun.com>

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$250,000 (estimated)
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$70,000 of the movie's $250,000 dollar budget was spent on post-production. See more »

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I'm obsessed with Post-Nuke Movies
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This movie wasn't that bad. When I was a little kid I rented it and it always seemed eerie to me. If your bored one day just rent it, who cares if its totaly low-budget. It's fun to watch because I wish I could make a movie that like someday. Hey if your bored also rent "DEFCON4" Thanks.


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