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Dark Star (1974)

G
83 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

In the far reaches of space, a small crew, 20 years into their solitary mission, find things beginning to go hilariously wrong.
Writers
John Carpenter (original story and screenplay) | Dan O'Bannon (original story and screenplay)
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Release date
Apr 1974 (United States)

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11 cast members
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Brian Narelle
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Cal Kuniholm
Boiler Boiler   See fewer
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Dre Pahich
Talby Talby   See fewer
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Dan O'Bannon
Pinback Pinback   See fewer
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Adam Beckenbaugh
Bomb #20 (uncredited) Bomb #20 (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Carpenter
Talby voice (uncredited) Talby voice (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nick Castle
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Cookie Knapp
Computer (voice) (uncredited) Computer (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Saunders
Commander Powell (uncredited) Commander Powell (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alan Sheretz
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Miles Watkins
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6.3 / 10 | 20,856 votes