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CinematICA: The Terminal Man: Director's Cut

3 Dec 2008

Mike Hodges' sci-fi drama, based on the Michel Crichton bestseller, was much cut on its original release in 1974, but is restored in this rarely seen director's cut. George Segal stars as a psychotic who has a tiny computer put in his brain to control violent urges. Terrence Malick (who in 1974 had recently directed Badlands) liked the film so much he wrote to Hodges: "You achieve moods that I've never experienced in the movies before."

Dir Mike Hodges, US, 1974, 107 mins

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