Fantastic Planet

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Fantastic Planet (1973, France/Czechoslovakia) is a Sci-Fi-Animated film directed by Rene Laloux.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1973 | Animated | Color
  • Running Time: 72 Min.
  • Production Co: Ceskoslovenský Filmexport | Krátký Film Praha | Les Films Armorial
  • Distribution Co: New World Pictures (USA) (subtitled)
  • Directed by Rene Laloux
  • Written by René Laloux, Roland Topor, Stefan Wul (novel "Oms En Serie")
  • Voices by Jennifer Drake, Eric Baugin, Jean Topart, Jean Valmont, Sylvie Lenoir, Michèle Chahan, Yves Barsacq
  • Produced by Roger Corman, Simon Damiani, Anatole Dauman, André Valio-Cavaglione
  • Original Music by Alain Goraguer
  • Cinematography by Boris Baromykin, Lubomir Rejthar
  • Film Editing by Hélène Arnal & Marta Látalová, Dick Elliott & Rich Harrison (English version)

Plot Summary

  • On a faraway planet where blue giants rule, oppressed humanoids rebel against their machine-like leaders.

Also Known As

  • La Planete Sauvage (France) | Divoká planeta (Czechoslovakia) | Metsik planeet (Estonia) | Der Phantastische Planet (Germany) | Il Pianeta selvaggio (Italy) | Planet of Incredible Creatures | Planeta Fantástico (Brazil) | O Planeta Selvagem (Portugal) | El Planeta salvaje (Spain) | The Fantastic Planet (USA) | The Savage Planet (informal literal title) | Der Wilde Planet (Germany)


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