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Insignificance (1985)

R 08/02/1985 (US) ComedyDrama 1h 50m

A comedy about life, death, sex, and the Universe... relatively speaking.


Four 1950s cultural icons who conceivably could have met but probably didn't, fictionally do so in this modern fable of post-WWII America. Visually intriguing, the film has a fluid progression of flashbacks and flashforwards centering on the fictional Einstein's current observations, childhood memories, and apprehensions for the future.

  1. Nicolas Roeg


  2. Terry Johnson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Emil

    The Professor

  2. Theresa Russell

    Theresa Russell

    The Actress

  3. Tony Curtis

    Tony Curtis

    The Senator

  4. Gary Busey

    Gary Busey

    The Ballplayer

  5. Will Sampson

    Will Sampson

    Elevator Attendant

  6. Patrick Kilpatrick

    Patrick Kilpatrick


  7. Ian O'Connell

    Assistant Director

  8. George Holmes


  9. Richard M. Davidson

    Director of Photography

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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