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Bye Bye Jupiter (1984)

Sayônara, Jûpetâ (original title)
While extracting water from the Martian polar ice caps, ancient carvings are uncovered describing an alien spacecraft crashing into Jupiter, postponing plans to turn Jupiter into a second Sun.

Writers:

Sakyo Komatsu (based on the novel by), Sakyo Komatsu (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tomokazu Miura ... Dr. Eiji Honda
Dangely Diane Dangely Diane ... Maria Basehart (as Diane Dangely)
Miyuki Ono Miyuki Ono ... Anita
Rachel Huggett Rachel Huggett ... Dr. Millicent Wilem (as Rachael Huggert)
Paul Tagawa Paul Tagawa ... Peter
Kim Bass Kim Bass ... Booker
Marc Panthona Marc Panthona ... Carlos
Irwin Ron Irwin Ron ... Captain Hoger Kinn (as Ron Irwin)
William H. Tapier William H. Tapier ... Webb (as William Tapier)
Akihiko Hirata ... Dr. Inoue Ryutarou
Masumi Okada Masumi Okada ... Dr. Mohammed Mansur
Hisaya Morishige Hisaya Morishige ... Earth Federation President
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andrew Hughes Andrew Hughes ... Senator Shadllic (Earth Federation Congress)
Jean Karcewski Jean Karcewski ... American Scientist
Leonard Krause Leonard Krause ... Tour Guide
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While extracting water from the Martian polar ice caps, ancient carvings are uncovered describing an alien spacecraft crashing into Jupiter, postponing plans to turn Jupiter into a second Sun.

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A black hole, Jupiter and a desperate scheme to save mankind!

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Drama | Sci-Fi

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

17 March 1984 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Tokyo, Japan

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Sakyo Komatsu wanted Orson Welles for the role of SSDO President. See more »

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Sayonara Jupiter
Performed by Jirô Sugita
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What a disaster !!!
22 February 2002 | by wolszczakSee all my reviews

I watched it once about 8 years ago or more, i am a sci-fi fan thats why i rented it. To this day i havent seen a worst movie. Ridiculous plot, lousy acting, crappy Ed Wood-style special (d)effects. Steer clear away from this.


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