Message from Space (1978)

Director
Kinji Fukasaku

Main cast
Sonny Chiba; Akira Oda; Vic Morrow; Etsuko Shihomi; Peggy Lee Brennan

Genres
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Description
In this Star Wars take-off, the peaceful planet of Jillucia has been nearly wiped out by the Gavanas, whose leader takes orders from his mother (played a comic actor in drag) rather than the Emperor. King Kaiba sends out eight Liabe holy seeds, each to be received by a chosen one to defend the Gavanas. Each recipient, ranging from hardened General Garuda to Gavana Prince Hans to young Terrans Meia, Kido, and Aaron all have different reactions to being chosen.


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