When the deep-space rescue ship Nightingale 229 answers a distress call from a mining planet, the crew — led by pilot Nick Vanzant — leaps light-years to find a lone survivor. But when the man joins them onboard, crew members start disappearing.
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Watched this because I read about what could have been in the great book THE GREATEST SCI FI MOVIES NEVER MADE. Obviously it's a mess but there are actually a lot of intriguing ideas here. Too many really, which is part of the problem; someone needed to say, hey, let's save this or that idea for a different flick. Enjoyable disaster.
Some interesting material; the relationship between the computer and Benjamin was engaging, and probably deserves to be looked at in another movie. It felt like HAL from 2001, but in reverse. The computer was powerless to HELP rather than hinder.