Heavy Metal (1981)
poster Heavy Metal
IMDb Rating:
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6.7/10 (30360 votes)

Country:Canada, 86 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation

Director(s):Gerald Potterton, John Bruno, John Halas, Julian Harris, Jimmy T. Murakami

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 2681

Storyline:
An astronaut brings home a glowing green orb for his daughter. However, the green orb wipes him out and corners the girl for its purposes. Claiming to embody ultimate evil, the malevolent sphere, known as the Loc-Nar, terrorizes the little girl by showing a series of bizarre and fantastic stories it has influenced. The first is "Harry Canyon", a cynical taxi driver in a squalid futuristic New York who finds himself involved with a damsel in distress who is relentlessly pursued by murderous thugs who desire the Loc-Nar her archaeologist father found. The second is "Den", which chronicles the adventures of a nerdish teenager who is thrown into the fantasy world of Neverwhere, where he is transformed into a handsome muscleman, desired by beautiful women, who must get involved in a conflict revolving around possession of the Loc-Nar. The third is "Captain Sternn", where the title character is a handsome but irredeemable scoundrel who stands accused in a trial that the Loc-Nar throws into ...

Cast:
Don Francks (voice of Grimaldi (segment "Grimaldi") / Co-Pilot (segment "B-17") / Barbarian (segment "Taarna")), Richard Romanus (voice of Harry Canyon (segment "Harry Canyon")), Susan Roman (voice of Girl (segment "Harry Canyon") / Satellite (segment "Harry Canyon")), Al Waxman (voice of Rudnick (segment "Harry Canyon")), Harvey Atkin (voice of Alien (segment "Harry Canyon") / Henchman (segment "Harry Canyon"))

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3