Overview

Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both computers insist that they be linked, and after taking safeguards to preserve confidential material, each side agrees to allow it. As soon as the link is established the two become a new Super computer and threaten the world with the immediate launch of nuclear weapons if they are detached. Colossus begins to give its plans for the management of the world under its guidance. Forbin and the other scientists form a technological resistance to Colossus which must operate underground.

  1. Joseph Sargent

    Director

  2. D.F. Jones

    Novel

  3. James Bridges

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Eric Braeden

    Eric Braeden

    Dr Charles Forbin

  2. Susan Clark

    Susan Clark

    Dr. Cleo Markham

  3. Gordon Pinsent

    Gordon Pinsent

    The President

  4. William Schallert

    William Schallert

    CIA Director Grauber

  5. Georg Stanford Brown

    Georg Stanford Brown

    Dr. John F. Fisher

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Colossus: The Forbin Project
Colossus: The Forbin Project

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 8, 1970
    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 40m

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