The Black Hole (1979)The crew of the spaceship Palamino stumbles across the ``lost'' ship U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering on the edge of an immense black hole. Once aboard, they find the ship is manned by robots - it's only human inhabitant, one Dr. Hans Reinhardt; an eminent scientist, missing for the past twenty years. His plan - to enter the Black Hole . . . Whether Dr. Reinhardt is a genius or a mad-man, one thing is for sure, he will not be denied his life's dream. What lies beyond the Black Hole? Immortality . . . or, Oblivion . . . ?
Directed by: Gary Nelson
The cast includes: Maximilian Schell (Dr. Hans Reinhardt), Anthony Perkins (Dr. Alex Durant), Robert Forster (Capt. Dan Holland), Joseph Bottoms (Lt. Charles Pizer), Yvette Mimieux (Dr. Kate McCrae), Ernest Borgnine (Harry Booth), Tommy McLoughlin (Captain S.T.A.R. (Special Troops Arms Regiment)), Roddy McDowall (V.I.N.CENT. (Vital Information Necessary CENTraliz), Slim Pickens (Bob)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 97 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related categories: Robots, Computers, and Machines, Space...the Final Frontier