Thx 1138 (1971)

Directed by
George Lucas

This film is George Lucas' directorial debut and was adapted from his very first film, which he made while at University.

Set in an highly advanced futuristic society the city in which people reside is situated beneath the Earth's surface.

This society have outlawed sex and use drugs to control the people (unfortunate enough to live here) and their 'urges'.

THX 1138 (Robert Duvall) has rebelled against this dominating regime and has stopped taking the drugs and has now got LUH 3417 (Maggie McOmie) pregnant.

Having broken the law the pair are thrown into jail where they meet up with SEN 5241 (Donald Pleasance) and the three start to plan their escape.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 125 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1971

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Robert DuvallRobert Duvall...THX
Image for Donald PleasenceDonald Pleasence...SEN
Don Pedro Colley...SRT
Maggie McOmie...LUH
Ian Wolfe...PTO
Marshall Efron...TWA
Sid Haig...NCH
John Pearce...DWY
Irene Forrest...IMM
Gary Alan Marsh...CAM
John Seaton...OUE
Eugene I. Stillman...JOT
Jack Walsh...TRG
Mark Lawhead...Shell Dweller
Robert Feero...Chrome Robot