Battle Beyond the Stars

Starring: Richard Thomas & Robert Vaughn Director: Jimmy T. Murakami  Rated: PG: Parental Guidance Suggested
A battle beyond time, beyond space.
Rating 4.0
62 ratings
Movie on IMDb
List Price: $19.93
Your Price: $17.94
You Save: $1.99 (10% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Item:  SFY 11660D
Also released as:
Play Trailer

DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 44 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1980
  • Label: Shout Factory Theatr
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Commentary by Writer John Sayles and Roger Corman
    • Commentary by Production Manager Gale Anne Hurd
    • The Man Who Would Be Shad - New Interview with Actor Richard Thomas
    • Space Opera On A Shoestring - A Comprehensive Look At The Technical Challenges And Postproduction Of The Film With Aaron Lipstadt, Alec Gillis, Alex Hadju, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer, Robert & Dennis Skotak, Thom Shouse and Tony Randel
    • Trailer, TV And Radio Spots
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring &
Performer: , , , , , , &
Directed by
Edited by &
Screenwriting by
Composition by
Art Direction by &
Executive Production by

Entertainment Reviews:

New York Times - 08/09/1980
"...Inspired by Kurosawa's SEVEN SAMURAI and visited by the spirit of a wiseacre Lewis Carroll....A fair amount of amusement..."

Product Description:

Gallant space mercenaries team up with an assortment of odd life forms to save the planet Akir from destruction. A post-STAR WARS intergalactic war movie with a strong cult following. Based loosely on Akira Kurosawa's SEVEN SAMURAI.

Plot Synopsis:

Science-fiction tale about the harmless inhabitants of the planet Akir, whose tranquility is suddenly threatened by a wicked tyrant who plans to take over their planet. To prevent this, a noble young man sets out to find a few good soldiers who will help him defeat the cruel overlord. Will the underdogs succeed'

Plot Keywords:

Adventure | Mercenaries | Science-Fiction | Space Opera

Movie Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 4.0
Based on 62 ratings.
Be the first Movie Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 94,148
  • UPC: 826663116601
  • Shipping Weight: 0.18/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item