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Forbidden World (1982)

R  |   |  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 ...
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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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The seed is planted... the nightmare grows See more »

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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

Karen G. Wilson provided the noises for the mutant by cramming a microphone down her throat. See more »

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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 »

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[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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Cheese on Toast
15 September 2000 | by (Port Seton, Scotland) – See all my reviews

Perhaps the cheesiest, bloodiest Sci-Fi movie you'll ever see, this is pure entertainment from start to finish. Plenty of the obligatory 80's gore on display, a few quite sick moments & lots of amateurish acting...how can you go wrong!?! If you're a sci-fi horror fan this will be right up your street. Just don't expect 'Alien', OK?


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