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The Black Hole (1979) was a Film directed by Gary Nelson and produced by Ron Miller.

Academy Awards 1979 --- Ceremony Number 53 (source: AMPAS)

Best CinematographyFrank PhillipsNominated

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The Black Hole Sinks into Itself

By Rick29 on Jul 27, 2020 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

In the wake of the massive success of Star Wars (1977), Walt Disney Productions mounted its own science fiction adventure in 1979 with The Black Hole. The concept must have looked promising on paper: A 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea set in outer space for a new generation of young people. However, The... Read full article


By Dan Day Jr. on May 30, 2017 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog

Spending most of this month writing posts about STAR WARS has made me think about films and TV shows that were inspired by George Lucas' blockbuster. Many of these productions are almost forgotten today, and none of them achieved anywhere near the success that STAR WARS did. As a young geeky kid in ... Read full article

The Black Hole

By Barry P. on Sep 22, 2015 From Cinematic Catharsis

(1979) Directed by Gary Nelson; Written by Jeb Rosebrook and Gerry Day; Based on a story by: Jeb Rosebrook, Bob Barbash and Richard H. Landau; Starring: Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, Yvette Mimieux, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Forster and Joseph Bottoms; Available on DVD Rating: *** ... Read full article

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