The Man Who Fell to Earth
Power, space, time and a visitor.
The Man Who Fell to Earth-poster
CERT: 18
CERT: 18
ABOUT THE EVENT
Thomas Jerome Newton is an alien who has come to Earth in search of water to save his home planet. Aided by lawyer Oliver Farnsworth, Thomas uses his knowledge of advanced technology to create profitable inventions. While developing a method to transport water, Thomas meets Mary-Lou, a quiet hotel clerk, and begins to fall in love with her. Just as he is ready to leave Earth, Thomas is intercepted by the U.S. government, and his entire plan is threatened.
Director
Nicolas Roeg
Starring
David Bowie
Rip Torn
Candy Clark
Tony Mascia
Buck Henry
Bernie Casey
Rick Riccardo
Linda Hutton
Hilary Holland
Jackson D. Kane
Year
1976
Genres
Drama
Science Fiction
Duration
138 Min