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The Andromeda Strain(1971)

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Brief Synopsis

Scientists race to find the cure for a deadly space virus.

Cast & Crew

Robert Wise Director
Arthur Hill Dr. Jeremy Stone
David Wayne Dr. Charles Dutton
James Olson Dr. Mark Hall
Kate Reid Dr. Ruth Leavitt
Paula Kelly Karen Anson
Ramon Bieri Major [Arthur] Manchek
Kermit Murdock Dr. Robertson
Peter Hobbs General Sparks
Eric Christmas Senator from Vermont
Mark Jenkins Lt. Shawn
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  World premiere in New York: 21 Mar 1971; Los Angeles opening: 30 Mar 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  [Panavision]
A Robert Wise Production
AFI-DVD; AFI Library VHS
2 disks
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures
Sound:  70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints) (Westrex Recording System), Mono (35 mm prints) Production Co:  Universal Pictures
Duration(mins):  121, 127 or 130-131 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Rated G (?!)

    Jeff Boston 2012-11-29

    Unreal and unwise that Wise's film was/is rated G, for it is gratuitous and grotesque. Even today, the film doesn't rate a G, showing a dead old... MORE>

  • Nailbiting delight!

    Paul Salapatas 2012-01-09

    Top ten sci-fi flick of all time! The extreme situation is the star of this film.Everyone else follows along perfectly to create one of the most tense... MORE>

  • Outstanding Sci-Fi

    Greg Zablocki 2012-01-03

    Edge of your seat, heart throbbing action and suspense. One of the best Sci-Fi flicks ever. MORE>