Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone

1983 - 90 minutes - Color - Dolby - 1.85 : 1
US release date: May 20, 1983
Columbia Pictures Corporation, Delphi I Productions
Zone Productions
Budget: $14,400,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $7,053,016 (USA)


Three women makes an emergency landing on a planet plagued with a fatal disease, but are captured by dictator Overdog. Adventurer Wolff goes there to rescue them and meets Niki, the only Earthling left from a medical expedition. Combining their talents, they try to rescue the women.


Wolff - Peter Strauss
Niki - Molly Ringwald
Washington - Ernie Hudson
Chalmers - Andrea Marcovicci
Overdog - Michael Ironside
Grandman Patterson - Beeson Carroll
Chemist - Hrant Alianak
Meagan - Deborah Pratt
Reena - Aleisa Shirley
Nova - Cali Timmins
Jarrett - Paul Boretski
Duster - Patrick Rowe
Barracuda Leader - Reggie Bennett




Director - Lamont Johnson

Writing credits

Screenplay - David Preston
Screenplay - Edith Rey
Screenplay - Daniel Goldberg
Screenplay - Len Blum
Story - Stewart Harding
Story - Jean LaFleur


Producer - Don Carmody
Producer - John Dunning
Associate producer - Stewart Harding
Producer - Andre Link
Executive producer - Ivan Reitman