Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970) & Journey To The Farside Of The Sun (1969) (Retro/Sci-Fi Double Feature #6) Blu-Ray

Umbrella EntertainmentSKU: DAVID4555
Sale price $29.95 AUD
Release Date: Feb 2022

Extras: None

Disc type: Blu-ray
No. of discs: 1
Running time: 100 + 101
Audio format: 2.0 Mono DTS-HD MA
Format: 1080P
Colour: Colour
Languages: English
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Image ratio: Various
Subtitles: English HOH
Year of Production: 1970, 1969
Release Date: 09 February 2022


Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970), 100min
Tucked away in a secret location in the Rockies, Dr. Charles Forbin (Eric Braeden) has developed a massive computer system, dubbed "Colossus," that is supposed to ensure the nation's safety against nuclear attack. But when Colossus connects to a similar Russian computer, "Guardian," the intelligent machines begin conducting a private dialog. Nervous as to what they might be plotting, Forbin severs the connection, only to have Colossus threaten a nuclear attack if the link isn't restored.

Director: Joseph Sargent
Cast: Eric Braeden, Susan Clark, Gordon Pinsent

Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969), 101min
When scientists a hundred years into the future discover a “duplicate” Earth on the other side of the sun, the stage is set for tense science-fiction adventure and suspense. Determined to find out what this new world is like, a UK-US led expedition headed by two former astronauts (Roy Thinnes, Ian Hendry) to reach the new planet sets forth. All goes according to plan until the space ship makes a crash landing on a planet some three weeks earlier than expected.

Director: Robert Parrish
Cast: Roy Thinnes, Ian Hendry, Patrick Wymark

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