The all singing, all dancing SF Musical
The Last Starfighter, a world premiere science fiction musical inspired by the 1984 screenplay of the motion picture of the same name, will open the 2004-05 season of Off Broadway’s Storm Theatre, Oct. 15-30.
‘The Last Starfighter’, the Musical, Beams Down Into World Premiere in NYC
Sinnloses Wissen zu ‘The Last Starfighter’ fuer 500 Punkte:
* The first movie to do all special effects (except makeup) on a computer. All shots of spacecraft, space, etc were generated on a Cray computer.
* Wil Wheaton, whose scenes were cut from the final release, went on to star as Wesley Crusher in „Star Trek: The Next Generation”. Marc Alaimo went on to appear regularly as Gul Dukat in „Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”.
* During the pilots briefing, when Lance is exiting the room, Slim Pickens is describing the contents of the pilot’s survival kit. This is an audio clip taken from _Dr. Strangelove: or How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)_ .