Overview

Thomas Jerome Newton is an alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts a high technology company to get the billions of dollars he needs to build a return spacecraft. A British science-fiction film from director Nicolas Roeg and starring David Bowie.

  1. Paul Mayersberg

    Screenplay

  2. Walter Tevis

    Novel

  3. Nicolas Roeg

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. David Bowie

    David Bowie

    Thomas Jerome Newton

  2. Rip Torn

    Rip Torn

    Nathan Bryce

  3. Candy Clark

    Candy Clark

    Mary-Lou

  4. Tony Mascia

    Arthur

  5. Buck Henry

    Buck Henry

    Oliver Farnsworth

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The Man Who Fell to Earth
The Man Who Fell to Earth

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 28, 1976
    R, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 18m

Budget $1,500,000.00

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100

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