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Forbidden World (1982)

 -  Horror | Sci-Fi  -  7 May 1982 (USA)
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In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten lose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.

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Mike Colby
Dawn Dunlap ...
Tracy Baxter
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Dr. Barbara Glaser
Linden Chiles ...
Dr. Gordon Hauser
Fox Harris ...
Dr. Cal Timbergen
Ray Oliver ...
Brian Beale (as Raymond Oliver)
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Earl Richards
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Jimmy Swift
Don Olivera ...
SAM-104
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On planet Xarbia, an experimental life form, Subject 20, has been created by an elite group of researchers in hopes of preventing a galactic food crisis. However, when Subject 20 becomes deadly, the best troubleshooter in the Galaxy is called in to investigate. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Deadly. Forbidden. And Alive. See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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7 May 1982 (USA)  »

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Mutant  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

It was director Allan Holzman's idea to not have the robot function that well or have its dialogue clearly understood. See more »

Goofs

In the first lab scene on planet Xarbia, when Mike Colby says "That thing is trouble, I can smell it", we can see a yellow microphone appearing from the inferior-left, which appears again on the next scene from the same plane. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[Colby is awaken from his hibernation by his android pilot SAM-104]
Mike Colby: Where are we?
SAM-104: Beta zone. There's a pack of food raiders on our tail, sir.
Mike Colby: My hands... are numb.
SAM-104: Concentrate sir, they're closing in!
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B-SF/horror bonanza
21 January 2002 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Ooohhh...for crying out loud ... If this isn't your cup of tea then WHY do you watch it AND feel necessary to rate it poorly ? If you're in sf and/or horror get this on a friday night, make sure you're in the right mood (ie a few bottles of beer wouldn't hurt )and you'll have riot... Just watch those 'multi-million dollar special effects'... I'm looking for it on DVD but so far no hope..


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