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The Andromeda Strain

1971 Rated G 2hr 11m

When a satellite crashes in New Mexico, it unleashes a deadly alien virus that kills all but two residents of a small town. Scientists descend on the area to try to stop the microbe from spreading, but they're in for the fight of their lives.

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Movie Details

  • Top 100 Thrills nominee
1972 Academy Award®
  • Best Film Editing nominee
  • Best Art Direction nominee
General audiences. All ages admitted.
Screen formats

Widescreen 2.35:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Nice transfer of the Panavision/technicolor glory of the original film. The "Menu" is the scene breakdown, and that's that. Mono sound.