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The Late Great Planet Earth (1979)

Events that are prophesied in the Bible are illustrated to show that civilization is headed for doomsday.

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Robert Amram, C.C. Carlson (book) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Orson Welles ... Himself - Host / Narrator
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Babetta Babetta ... Herself - Witch
Emile Benoit Emile Benoit ... Himself - Economist (as Dr. Emile Benoit)
Norman Borlaug Norman Borlaug ... Himself (as Dr. Norman Borlaug)
Tal Brooke Tal Brooke ... Himself - Author of 'Lord of the Air'
Beaumont Bruestle Beaumont Bruestle ... False Prophet
Erin Cameron Erin Cameron ... Herself - Astrologer
Paul Ehrlich Paul Ehrlich ... Himself - Author of 'The Population Bomb' (as Dr. Paul Ehrlich)
Frank Ferrer Frank Ferrer
Eric Forsberg ... Ruth's Son
Sam Gilman
John Gribbin John Gribbin ... Himself - Author of 'The Jupiter Effect' (as Dr. John Gribbin)
Robert Hackman Robert Hackman
Richard Hale
Peter Hamilton Peter Hamilton ... Himself - Computer Security Expert
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Events that are prophesied in the Bible are illustrated to show that civilization is headed for doomsday.

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Heaven and Earth will pass away, but my words shall not pass away. Matt. 24:35 See more »

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Documentary | Drama

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1979 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$19,500,000
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Company Credits

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Amran,RCR See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Robert Nisbet: If Fascism ever comes to the United States, it'll be called Americanism. And I think that if we are going to have a fascist, totalitarian type of government or ruler in this country, he is going to be someone who exemplifies almost perfectly what we think of as the traditional American character. He's going to have elements of the rural in him, but he's not going to be in any sense a hick. He's going to have to be an individual who knows the military, likes the military, and is capable of using...
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Don't pay any attention to these reviewers
2 July 2001 | by dorsalSee all my reviews

Internet Explorer crashed just after I typed a large review comment, and I'm not about to enter it again. Suffice to say that these guys claim to know about the Bible and they do not. Their views are either uninformed or narrow. See the movie yourself and review it on its own merits, not on whether it matches your own set of beliefs.


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