Death In The Shadow Of The Mind-Control Towers

Here's the first trailer for Russia's biggest science fiction epic ever, Inhabited Island. It's a Blade Runner-esque post-apocalyptic satire, based on a 1971 novel about astronaut Maxim Kammerer, who lands on a planet devastated by nuclear destruction and ruled by five "Unknown Fathers" who use mind-control towers to… » 5/28/08 1:07pm 5/28/08 1:07pm

Russian Scifi Epic "Inhabited Island" Comes to Berlin

The long-awaited Russian scifi film Inhabited Island will screen in Berlin this week. This $40 million dollar epic is one of the most expensive films to come out of the Motherland. It's based on the 1971 Soviet novel called Prisoners of Power, written by the Strugatsky brothers, and follows amateur astronaut Maxim… » 2/06/08 4:00pm 2/06/08 4:00pm