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Planet Earth (1974)

Not Rated | | Sci-Fi | TV Movie 23 April 1974
A man awakens from suspended animation and finds himself in the 22nd century, where he finds that women rule the world and that men are slaves called Dinks. He is captured and sold as a ... See full summary »

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Marc Daniels

Writers:

Gene Roddenberry (creator), Gene Roddenberry (teleplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
John Saxon ... Dylan Hunt
Janet Margolin ... Harper-Smythe
Ted Cassidy ... Isiah
Christopher Cary ... Baylok
Diana Muldaur ... Marg
Sally Kemp ... Treece
Johana De Winter Johana De Winter ... Villar
Claire Brennen Claire Brennen ... Delba
Corinne Camacho ... Bronta (as Corrine Camacho)
Majel Barrett ... Yuloff
Jim Antonio ... Jonathan Connor
Aron Kincaid ... Gorda
John Quade ... Kreeg Commandant
Rai Tasco Rai Tasco ... Pater Kimbridge
Sue Dahlman ... Thetis (as Sara Chattin)
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A man awakens from suspended animation and finds himself in the 22nd century, where he finds that women rule the world and that men are slaves called Dinks. He is captured and sold as a slave, but escapes and hooks up with a male rebel movement. Written by Anonymous

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Sci-Fi

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 April 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Planète terre See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

John Quade as the Kreeg Commander wore an early version of the cranial ridge makeup that would later be used for the Klingons in Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979). See more »

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Follows Genesis II (1973) See more »

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Could have been a great series!
10 November 2001 | by stormanSee all my reviews

As I've said many times before, the networks dropped the ball, when they didn't pick up Planet Earth for a TV series. It seems every time Gene Roddenberry came up with a great new series(Questor Tapes, Genesis II, Planet Earth, Spectre), the networks failed to see his vision. After recently watching this show again, I'm still puzzled why this Pilot wasn't picked up for a series. This show could have been a Star Trek on Earth.


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