Message From Space

Released: September 27, 2016 • Available in US & Canada
Product SKU: 826663168785
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Synopsis

FROM A CAPTIVE PLANET TWO MILLION LIGHT YEARS AWAY, CAME A DESPERATE MESSAGE FROM SPACE… HELP US!

On the verge of annihilation, Kido, the leader of the persecuted Jillucians, sends his beautiful granddaughter, Emeralida, to find the eight legendary brave warriors who alone can stop the steel-skinned hordes of the Gavanas Empire! This disparate, rag-tag group (a drunken general, a deposed prince, space hot rodders, a hoodlum, a royal retainer, and a broken-down robot) must band together before it's too late — before the Gavanas can reach their next target: Earth!

Born from the fallout of Star Wars, along with Starcrash and Battle Beyond The Stars, this wildly colorful, anachronistic Space Opera bristling with dazzling visual effects is available on Blu-ray for the first time! Directed by Kinji Fukasaku (Battle Royale), told in an ancient fairy-tale style and featuring a stellar international cast, including Vic Morrow (Combat!), Sonny Chiba (Kill Bill), Hiroyuki Sanada (The Wolverine), Etsuko Shihomi (Sister Street Fighter), Tetsuro Tamba (You Only Live Twice) and Philip Casnoff (Sinatra), Message From Space is a spectacular sci-fi adventure, where fantasies are real… and reality is fantastic!

Bonus Features

  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery
  • On-Disc Essay From August Ragone

Product Information

Discs
1
Run-time
105 min
Aspect Ratio ?
2.00:1
Color
Color
Language
English
Region
A
Rating
PG
Production Date
1978
Closed-Captioned ?
No
Subtitles
English

Message From Space

TITLE NAME
Director Kinji Fukasaku
Actor Mikio Narita
Actor Peggy Lee Brennan
Actor Philip Casnoff
Actor Sonny Chiba
Actor Sue Shiomi
Actor Tetsuro Tamba
Actor Vic Morrow
Writer Hirô Matsuda
Writer Kinji Fukasaku
Writer Masahiro Noda
Writer Shôtarô Ishinomori
Producer Akira Ito
Producer Banjiro Uemura
Producer Naoyuki Sugimoto
Producer Simon Tse
Producer Tan Takaiwa
Producer Tôru Hirayama
Producer Yoshinori Watanabe
Producer Yûsuke Okada
...

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