Cult director Robert Fuest’s dystopian sci-fi thriller THE FINAL PROGRAMME (CERT TBC) is set for its DVD debut on 7th October 2013, RRP £9.99. Jon Finch stars as Jerry Cornelius, a Nobel Prize winning physicist and playboy who must battle his drug-addicted brother for the code that will move humanity to a higher level with the creation of an immortal being. This film is presented in a brand new transfer from the original film elements.
This darkly humorous and trippy sci-fi thriller from the director of Dr Phibes horror films and based on Michael Moorcock’s acclaimed 1968 novel is set in a far-off future, with mankind in a state of decay. But a group of scientists believe they have found the means to create an ideal, self-replicating human being. Jerry Cornelius, Nobel Prize-winning physicist and playboy adventurer, is vital to the project’s success: his recently deceased father devised the formula of this ‘final programme’. However, the formula is captured on a microfilm hidden in the vaults of the family’s mansion, and jealously guarded by Jerry’s drug-addicted, psychopathic brother, Frank…
· Full frame as-filmed version of main feature
· Original theatrical trailers
· Italian title sequence
· Image Gallery
· Promotional material PDFs