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Silent Running

1971 Rated G 1hr 30m

In a ruined future in which huge, orbiting spaceships preserve the last remaining trees from pollution and overcrowding on Earth, everyman botanist Freeman Lowell (Bruce Dern) receives an order to destroy the trees. He refuses, but his actions set him up against his superiors and fellow crew members. Special-effects titan Douglas Trumbull directs this cult-status gem known for its innovative effects and powerful social themes.

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Movie Details

General audiences. All ages admitted.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono