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2019: After the Fall of New York (1983)

2019 - Dopo la caduta di New York (original title)
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After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which ... See full summary »

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(screenplay) (as Julian Berry), (story) (as Julian Berry) | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Sopkiw ...
Parsifal
Valentine Monnier ...
Giara
Anna Kanakis ...
Eurac Officer Ania
Romano Puppo ...
Ratchet (as Roman Geer)
Paolo Maria Scalondro ...
Bronx (as Vincent Scalondro)
Louis Ecclesia ...
Shorty
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President of the Pan American Confederacy
Serge Feuillard ...
Eurac Commander
Tiziana Fibi
...
Rat Eater King (as Haruhiko Yamanouchi)
Alessandra Tani
Jacques Stany ...
Eurac Officer
Siriana Hernandez ...
Flower
Tony Askin ...
Aschi - Mutant
Franco Mazzieri ...
Nevada Race Announcer (as Frank Mezner)
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After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which is controlled by the Euraks, to rescue the only fertile woman left on Earth. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Mankind will prevail if it can survive the year 2019 ... See more »

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2019: After the Fall of New York  »

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The weapons used by the white-suited guards of the 'American' government look exactly like the weapon the Jane Fonda used in Barbarella. (It even featured on some of the posters.) If they aren't the same props being recycled, then they are very faithful replicas. See more »

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The scientist is said to have placed his daughter Melissa into hibernation to protect her from the effects of radiation. But merely placing her in hibernation would not protect her eggs from radiation damage, and the transparent cover of her case does not appear to consist of radiation shielding. See more »

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The film's credits list this as an "Italo-Frenchy" co-production. See more »

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References Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) See more »

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Classic post apoc melodrama
20 December 1998 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

Absolutely irresistible Italian variation on ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK. The great, sadly failed, action star Michael Sopkiw as a man who must single-handedly save the continuation of the human race by finding the last fertile female alive. (Nuclear holocaust wiped out most of the rest of humanity and rendered all women infertile.) The plot was silly, but enjoyably campy. The budget was very low, but the lack of funding adds more than takes away in some cases as the bad special effects are quite fun to watch. Massively well directed and edited action scenes and some of the most entertaining music I've heard. Of all Martino's films, this is probably the easiest to appreciate. Truly a great, harmless, even lovable movie if you can look past its flaws.


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