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Synopsis: After a collision with a comet, a nearly 8km wide piece of the asteroid "Orpheus" is heading towards Earth. If it will hit it will cause a incredible catastrophe which will probably extinguish mankind. To stop the meteor NASA wants to use the illegal nuclear weapon satellite "Hercules" but discovers soon that it doesn't have enough fire power. Their only chance to save the world is to join forces with the USSR who have also launched such an illegal satellite. But will both governments agree?

Karl Malden

Harry Sherwood, NASA

Henry Fonda

The President

Brian Keith

Dr. Alexei Dubov

Natalie Wood

Tatiana Nikolaevna Donskaya

Trevor Howard

Sir Michael Hughes

Martin Landau

Major General Adlon

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Writers: Stanley Mann, Edmund H. North
Meta Score: Coming Soon
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Studio: Palladium
American International Pictures
Meteor Joint Venture
Release Date: Oct 18th, 1979
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