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Space Raiders (1983)

 -  Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi  -  July 1983 (USA)
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A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates.

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Cast

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Hawk
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Peter
Patsy Pease ...
Amanda
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Flightplan
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Ace
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Aldebarian
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Zariatin
George Dickerson ...
Tracton
Michael Miller ...
Lou
Virginia Kiser ...
Janeris
Don Washburn ...
Jessup
William Boyett ...
Taggert
Howard Dayton ...
Elmer
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Crazy Mel
Elizabeth Charlton ...
Cookie
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A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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He's 10 years old and they've taken him 10-million miles into space. See more »


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Star Child  »

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Trivia

The musical score is reused from Battle Beyond the Stars (1980). See more »

Goofs

During the first space fight, Hawk says that "there are only two of them, and six of us". However, we get to see at least ten company fighters get blown up during the course of the battle. See more »

Quotes

Hawk: Peter, listen to me. Things are always happening that we don't expect. You can think of them as an ordeal, or you can think of them as a great adventure. It's the adventurers who make it.
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Edited into Andy Colby's Incredible Adventure (1988) See more »

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Way under-rated.
29 December 2002 | by (pembroke,massachusetts.) – See all my reviews

I liked this movie. I know a lot of people did not, but I did. It had like-able characters above-average special effects, and a good story. three-and-a-half stars out of five.


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