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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Joseph Bottoms
Anthony Perkins
Maximilian Schell
Robert Forster
Ernest Borgnine
Directors
Gary Nelson
Screenwriters
Jeb Rosebrook
Gerry Day
Running Time
98 minutes

The Black Hole


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Plot
When the crew of the ship Palamino discover the long lost vessel U.S.S. Cygnus, they find it crewed entirely by robots except for the dangerously lunatic Dr. Hans Reinhardt. With the objective of plunging them all into a nearby black hole, to see what is on the other side, Reinhardt takes them all captive.


Verdict
Disney jumping on the Star Wars wagon back in 1979 produced this fun and fairly well-written space adventure for kids.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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