Captain EO and his space crew are on a mission to save the world from the evil queen by giving her a song and dance.

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Idee (as Debbie Carrington)
Cindy Sorenson ...
Geex (as Cindy Sorensen)
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Kahea Bright ...
Dancer
Donald Devoux ...
Dancer
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Dancer
Bruno Falcon ...
Dancer (as Bruno Falcon III)
Eric D. Henderson ...
Dancer (as Eric Henderson)
Hugo Huizar ...
Dancer
Evelyne Jezek ...
Dancer (as Evelyn Jezek)
Ben Lokey ...
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Captain Eo and his rugged crew set out on a mission to deliver a special gift to a wicked queen who lives on a dark, desolate world. Getting there is half the fun, especially when the good captain starts boogying and the special effects start flying. Written by Kevin Gillease <gillease@scf-fs.usc.edu>

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We are here to change the world!

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Musical | Sci-Fi | Short

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12 September 1986 (USA)  »

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Капитан Ио  »

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$23,700,000 (estimated)
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It was Francis Ford Coppola himself who came up with the title character's name. "Captain EO" was derived from "Eos", the goddess of dawn from Greek mythology. See more »

Goofs

In one wide-shot of the inside of the ship as its being attacked, Major Domo has two large gray cables attached to him from his waist to the wall. See more »

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[first lines]
Narrator: The Cosmos, a universe of good and evil, where a small group struggles to bring freedom to the countless worlds of despair. A rag-tag band lead by the infamous Captain EO.
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Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Heaven's Gate: Part 3 (2015) See more »

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We Are Here to Change the World
Written and Performed by Michael Jackson
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The Best Ever
23 February 2001 | by (CT) – See all my reviews

This is the best, classic movie ever. MJ, George Lucas, Francis Ford Coppola, and Disney come together to make a great 3D movie. The story of a bunch of "losers" on a mission to Change The World. They go to this ugly planet to give the Leader a message of music. Music brings people together to bring out there beautiful insides out. "We are here to change the world" is a great, but unfortunately unreleased MJ song. Its terribly horrible that Disney pulled it out of its respective parks (excluding DisneyLand Paris I think) over MJ's controversies in the early 1990s. Hopefully we'll get to see a DVD release of it one day. EXCELLENT MOVIE. A+


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