The Omega Man

(1971)

Overview

Robert Neville, a doctor, due to an experimental vaccine, is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war waged with biological weapons. The plague caused by the war has killed everyone else except for a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people calling themselves "The Family". The plague has caused them to become sensitive to light, as well as homicidally psychotic.

  1. Joyce Hooper Corrington

    Screenplay

  2. John William Corrington

    Screenplay

  3. Boris Sagal

    Director

  4. Richard Matheson

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Charlton Heston

    Charlton Heston

    Robert Neville

  2. Anthony Zerbe

    Anthony Zerbe

    Matthias

  3. Rosalind Cash

    Rosalind Cash

    Lisa

  4. Paul Koslo

    Paul Koslo

    Dutch

  5. Lincoln Kilpatrick

    Lincoln Kilpatrick

    Zach

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The Omega Man
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Status Released

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  • August 1, 1971
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

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