Heavy Metal is a 1981 Canadian adult animated science fantasy anthology film directed by Gerald Potterton, produced by Ivan Reitman and Leonard Mogel, who also was the publisher of Heavy Metal magazine, which was the basis for the film.
Aug 07, 1981 · Heavy Metal: Directed by Gerald Potterton, John Bruno, John Halas, Julian Harris, Jimmy T. Murakami, Barrie Nelson, Paul Sabella, Jack Stokes, Pino Van Lamsweerde ...
- Gerald Potterton, John Bruno, John Halas
- Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Jul 10, 2000 · Heavy Metal 2000: Directed by Michael Coldewey, Michel Lemire. With Michael Ironside, Julie Strain, Billy Idol, Pier Paquette. After surviving an invasion on her peaceful homeworld, a beautiful avenger must stop a powerful psychopath from gaining immortality and rescue her kidnapped sister.
- Michael Coldewey, Michel Lemire
- Animation, Action, Adventure
The film is an anthology of various science fiction and fantasy stories tied together by a single theme of an evil force that is "the sum of all evils". It was adapted from Heavy Metal magazine and original stories in the same spirit. Like the magazine, the film features a great deal of graphic violence, sexuality, and nudity. Its production was ex...
"Soft Landing" Based on the comic of the same name by Dan O'Bannon and Thomas Warkentin. The title sequence story opens with a Space Shuttle orbiting the Earth. The bay doors open, releasing a 1960 Corvette. An astronaut seated in the car then begins descending through Earth's atmosphere, landing in a desert canyon. Crew Jimmy T. Murakami and John ...
This article is missing significant information. Help MOVIEPEDIA by contributing to it. Animation Animator Robert Balser directed the animated "Den" sequence for the film. The film uses the rotoscoping technique of animation in several shots. This process consists of shooting models and actors, then tracing the shot onto film for animation purposes...
Heavy Metal Movies: Guitar Barbarians, Mutant Bimbos & Cult Zombies Amok in the 666 Most Ear- and Eye-Ripping Big-Scream Films Ever! by Mike McPadden | Jun 24, 2014 4.7 out of 5 stars 57