Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983)
Adventures in the Creep Zone
Caçadores no Espaço
Cazador del espacio: Aventuras en la zona prohibida
Il Cacciatore dello spazio
Kosmiczne lowy
Le Guerrier de l'espace
Road Gangs
Spacehunter - Jäger im All
Spacehunter - uppdrag i den förbjudna zonen

Nomination Year: 2007
SYNOPSIS:  This borders on too famous for the Smithees in that I vaguely remember it being in the theaters and it stars Molly Ringwald, Peter Strauss, and Michael Ironside. On the other hand, it was also released in 3-D, so how good could it really be? Answer: Not very. Peter Strauss is a down-on-his-luck space salvage operator who decides to try to rescue three survivors from a starliner which crashed on a plague-ravaged world. Along the way, he teams up with orphan waif Molly Ringwald and has various "adventures" en route to the rescue of the survivors, a "dramatic" confrontation with villain Overdog (Michael Ironside), and Molly having to survive the Death Maze (alas, she does).

Smithee Award Winner! Best One-Liner

I'll Lay You Ten to One...
Amazon #1: "Good breeding man."
Amazon #2: "I bet breeding with us would kill him."
Peter: "I'll take that bet."

Worst Acting

Hrant Alianak as the Chief Henchman
The character's name is "Chief Henchman," and he is the Chief Henchman. Here he is procuring shapely womanflesh for his boss Overdog, as well as throwing in his personal observations ("I hope zey don't have limbpss ... I hate girlss with limbpss").

Actors/Directors of Note
Actor Claim to Fame
Peter Strauss  
Molly Ringwald well-known as a member of the mid-1980s group of actors called "The Brat Pack" 
Ernie Hudson despite his long and impressive filmography, probably best known from his role as "Winston Zeddermore" in the Ghostbusters films 
Michael Ironside Interchangeable with John Saxon 
Hrant Alianak  
Director Claim to Fame
Lamont Johnson during the 1950s, he played "Tarzan" on the radio 

Greg Pearson

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