His weighty catalog of books and essays combined with his significant blog production places him at the. Please support this program by buying this film at our site. The bermuda depths 1978 changes the movie database. Lee and daniel end off their little series on film recommendations from listener jeff williams. If you watched the bermuda depths first in 1978, when it was a madefortv movie, you wont be disappointed with this dvd, since it is the best copy of this movie out there. Country united states director tsugunobu kotani screenwriter. The bermuda depths is a movie most appreciated by those of us who saw it first as children. At the bermuda biological station, he finds eric and dr. In this documentary, the legends, facts and folklore about the dreaded bermuda triangle, which lies between bermuda, miami and puerto rico, are recounted. Magnus dens returns to bermuda to find out the truth of his fathers death. On the craziness side, there is a strong fantasy vibe in the bermuda depths, so it veers into some odd, colorful waters, not to mention the overly dramatic dialogue. The answer involves a beauty connie sellecca who has sold her soul for eternal youth. Nobody on the island believes that jennie really exists. Given that the big three produced literally hundreds of such films in the 70s.
The finale is a wild ride and to be sure, this isnt your typical made for television movie. It came up, up, up from the bermuda depths rankinbass liveaction feature. But theres something lurking in the depths of bermuda. A drifter named magnus leigh mccloskey returns to his home in bermuda which he left after his father was. Who is the beautiful, phantomlike girl who suddenly appears out. Paulis, friends and colleagues of his late father, and joins them on a quest for gigantic sea creatures.
The bermuda depths 1978, starring carl weathers duration. The bermuda depths 1978 a marine scientist burl ives and his party run into a swimming beauty connie sellecca and a giant prehistoric turtle. Why were a young boys parents murdered 20 years ago. Indeed, the fact that bermuda depths was one of the first releases under. And a giant sea turtle that leaves death in its wake. The long awaited sequel to famous cult classic film the bermuda depths 1978 originally produced by rankin bass. Jenny haniver returns in this epic to sever a pack she had made 300 years ago.
The bermuda depths tv is a film directed by tsugunobu kotani with leigh mccloskey, carl weathers, connie sellecca, julie woodson, year. Magnus dens returns to bermuda to find out the truth of his fathers. Traumatized, orphaned college dropout magnus dens returns to bermuda to find the cause of his fathers mysterious death years before. Memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, tv series and more. It was coproduced by rankin bass and tsuburaya productions of ultraman fame. The film itself is the beckoning siren, luring the rosetinted memories of an ageing audience toward potential heartbreak, and like the ancient mariners, i failed to lash myself to the mast in time. Overview of bermuda depths, the, 1978, directed by tom kotani, with burl ives, leigh mccloskey, carl weathers, at turner classic movies. I was reminded of bermuda depths while watching whale rider last night, and the scene where the girl begins to ride the whale into the depths that scene in whale rider reminded me of the end of bermuda depths of course whale rider had a happier ending, where the guy gets dragged down by the turtle, and the carvings on the turtle, ooh boy. Winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Johns film writing and criticism is outstanding and a great place to start for any budding writer, but one should also examine his work on comic books, tv, and music. Ironically, this mirrors the bermuda depths rather well.
First off, youd have walltowall cgi and the ghost story aspect would probably be played down in favor of making the film an outright monster movie. The bermuda depths it came up from the depths movie. There was an unnerving quality to the film and what i most strongly remember is that there was a strong sense of sad tragedy with a man in love with a mysterious, beautiful woman who lived in the sea and kept slipping through his fingers and then he died drowning as he was pulled down into the bermuda depths by a giant archelon a huge. Leigh mccloskey, carl weathers, connie sellecca, burl ives, tom kotani. The bermuda depths tv year 1978 running time 98 min. Thats the question a scientist, his student and a young man haunted by nightmarish memories of his bermuda childhood ask themselves. The bermuda depths is a japanese american coproduction 1978 fantasy film originally broadcast as a madefortv movie written by arthur. Eerie and hypnotic, the bermuda depths was produced by arthur rankin, jr and jules bass the year without a santa claus, who meld their imaginative fantasy style with the liveaction horror genre. Ive spoken to other people who have been equally touched by the film and im writing. The bermuda depths 1978 01271978 us science fiction, tv movie, adventure, fantasy, thriller 1h 35m user score. Nonton the bermuda depths 1978 nonton the bermuda depths gratis di, pusat nonton film movie terbaru bioskop atau serial tv terlengkap dengan subtitle indonesia subtitle inggris. Jenny haniver returns in this epic to sever a pack she had made 300 years ago, which destined her to be young and beautiful forever all alone in the briny depths.
The bermuda depths tv movie 1978 the bermuda depths. While he stays there he reunites with a lady, jennie haniver, who he remembers he use to play with when he was a child. Our frail human bodies are suited to process air, not water, and having lungs full of water generally means slow, agonizing, panicfilled death. The bermuda depths tv movie 1978 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The bermuda depths should be renamed the battle of the bulges, considering the absurd amount of male crotch shots on display here. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. The bermuda depths is an obscure 1970s horror movie that manages to combine giant monsters and supernatural romance. With leigh mccloskey, carl weathers, connie sellecca, julie woodson. Department of afroamerican research arts culture 12,073 views. How does one go about trying to describe the supernatural allure of the bermuda depths, a 1978 madefortelevision film that has cast a lingering hypnotic spell upon anyone fortuitous enough to stumble across it. Is it too much to suggest that the secret reason for the existence of the internet itself is so that these chosen people could track down a bootleg copy of their gospel.
It was coproduced by rankin bass and tsuburaya productions a drifter named magnus returns to his home in bermuda which he left after his father was mysteriously killed years before and is reunited with eric, an old friend who is learning about. Special effects and creature elements were handled by tsuburaya productions, most famous for the ultraman franchise. This time its the weird abc movie of the week from 1978, the bermuda depths. Born today most popular celebs most popular celebs celebrity news. Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened by a giant turtle and the spirit of a young brunette swimmer in the bermuda triangle. Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened. It came up, up, up from the bermuda depths overview. The bermuda depths tv movie 1978 soundtracks on imdb. The bermuda depths is part ghost story and part love story with a touch of japanese monster movie thrown in to the eerie proceedings for good measure. The bermuda depths is a 1978 horror movie that manages to combine giant monsters and supernatural romance.353 502 1612 105 950 78 444 1088 769 1077 170 890 1261 1371 606 1061 1163 625 820 1509 388 1036 1474 688 1488 887 1020 279 290 67 907 1190 1438 1598 1494 819 423 923 602 184 531 228 1088 803 1394 992 345 763 1373