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Gas-s-s-s (Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It.) (1970)

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Bob Corff Bob Corff
Coel
Bud Cort Bud Cort
Hooper
Talia Shire Talia Shire
Coralee
Ben Vereen Ben Vereen
Carlos
Cindy Williams Cindy Williams
Marissa
Alex Wilson Alex Wilson
Jason
Lou Procopio Lou Procopio
Marshal McLuhan


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George Armitage George Armitage
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Description: Gas! or It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It) was a 1971 motion picture produced and released by American International Pictures. It was producer Roger Corman's final film for AIP, before leaving to found his own New World Pictures. The movie is a post-apocalyptic dark comedy, about survivors of an accidental military gas leak, of an experimental agent that kills everyone on Earth over the age of twenty-five. (A cartoon title sequence shows a John Wayne-esque Army General announcing - and denouncing - the "accident"; the story picks up after the victims have died.) The lead characters, Coe ... (more)
Release date: 1 September 1970
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