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Dünyayi Kurtaran Adam (1982)

Two space cadets crash-land on a desert planet, where an evil wizard seeks the ultimate power to take over the world. Although the movie borrows some background footage from Star Wars, the plot is mostly unrelated.

Director:

Çetin Inanç

Writer:

Cüneyt Arkin (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Cüneyt Arkin ... Murat
Aytekin Akkaya Aytekin Akkaya ... Ali
Füsun Uçar Füsun Uçar ... Bilgin'in Kizi (as Füsün Uçar)
Hüseyin Peyda ... Bilgin
Necla Fide Necla Fide ... Kraliçe
Mehmet Ugur Mehmet Ugur ... Yaratik
Kadir Kök Kadir Kök ... Yaratik
Aydin Haberdar Aydin Haberdar ... Yaratik
Yadigar Ejder Yadigar Ejder ... Yaratik
Hikmet Tasdemir ... Sihirbaz
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Storyline

Two space cadets crash-land on a desert planet, where an evil wizard seeks the ultimate power to take over the world. Although the movie borrows some background footage from Star Wars, the plot is mostly unrelated.

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Country:

Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

1982 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

The Man Who Saves the World See more »

Filming Locations:

Goreme, Turkey

Company Credits

Production Co:

Anit Ticaret See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The decision to incorporate pirated footage from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) was made after elaborate spaceship film sets constructed on a Turkish beach were destroyed by a storm before shooting was scheduled to start. The studio refused to finance the sets' reconstruction and did not want to delay the film's release, leaving the producers with no feasible way to create all-new space battle footage. Çetin Inanç solved the problem by bribing the night watchman at a Turkish film distributor to let him borrow a print of Episode IV, which was hastily copied overnight. See more »

Goofs

The blood on Bilgin'in Kizi's face abruptly disappears. See more »

Quotes

Ali: Do you think you are the man who saves the world?
Murat: As much as you think you are a womanizer.
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Alternate Versions

There was a 92 minute version, with the opening credits superimposed over the Star Wars footage, and additional scenes. This version was put out on a German Betamax tape. See more »

Connections

Featured in Lets Get Turkish See more »

Soundtracks

Moses Theme
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Written by Ennio Morricone
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Unbelievable!
25 January 2004 | by canorsSee all my reviews

Definitely one movie to watch. One scene is about, a pilot saying in a spacecraft saying to another pilot that he is increasing altitude. What altitude? You are in space. There are much more funny mistakes and lack of technology in the movie. The bad thing is they use Star Wars scenes again and again. The producers of the movie is not aware of copyrights I guess.


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