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  • Dark Star (1974)

    6.97/10

    G | 1h 23min | Sci-Fi, Comedy

    Published Sat., January 06, 2018

  • Dark Star (1974) Release Dates

  • In Theaters: March 04, 2016
  • DVD: May 01, 2016

Dark Star (1974) Plot & Synopsis

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Starring John Carpenter, Nick Castle, Dan O'Bannon, Brian Narelle, Cal Kuniholm

Directed by John Carpenter

Synopsis: In the far reaches of space, a small crew, 20 years into their solitary mission, find things beginning to go hilariously wrong.

Tagline: What Do You Say To A Talking Bomb? All Systems Snafu!!!

Synopsis: Low-budget story of four astronauts in deep space, whose mission is to destroy unstable planets in star systems which are to be colonised. The late Commander Powell is stored in deep freeze, where he is still able to offer advice. As their mission nears completion, they must cope with a runaway alien which resembles a beach-ball, faulty computer systems, and a "smart bomb" who thinks it is God.

Tagline: What Do You Say To A Talking Bomb? All Systems Snafu!!!

Storyline: In the far reaches of space, a small crew, 20 years into their solitary mission, find things beginning to go hilariously wrong.

  • Dark Star (1974) Movie Details

  • Directors: John Carpenter
  • Writers: John Carpenter, Dan O'Bannon
  • Cast: John Carpenter, Nick Castle, Dan O'Bannon, Brian Narelle, Cal Kuniholm, Dre Pahich, Adam Beckenbaugh, Cookie Knapp, Joe Saunders, Alan Sheretz, Miles Watkins
  • Genres: Sci-Fi, Comedy
  • Producers: John Carpenter, Jack H. Harris, J. Stein Kaplan
  • Musicians: John Carpenter
  • Cinematographers: Douglas Knapp
  • Editors: Dan O'Bannon
  • Runtime: 83 min / 1h 23min
  • Year: 1974
  • MPAA Rating: G
  • Oscars: 0
  • Awards: 0
  • Nominations: 2
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