What is the point of THX 1138?

What is the point of THX 1138?

THX 1138 is a 1971 American social science fiction film directed by George Lucas in his feature film directorial debut. It is set in a dystopian future in which the populace is controlled through android police and mandatory use of drugs that suppress emotions.

Does THX 1138 survive?

THX flees through a stark and deserted tunnel with two cops in hot pursuit. His skids and swerves leave a trail of destroyed barriers and scaffolding that send his pursuers flying. Both androids felled, THX continues on foot. Perhaps the presence of the feral Shell Dwellers tipped him off: the exit must be close.

Does Netflix have THX 1138?

Rent THX 1138 (1971) on DVD and Blu-ray – DVD Netflix.

Was CGI added to THX 1138?

In 2003, while preparing the release of THX 1138 for DVD, Lucas took the time re-visit his old movie. He (perhaps unsurprisingly) spent a great deal of that year re-editing the entire film, adding CGI detail and effects, and even shooting new footage.

What does 1138 stand for?

1138 is a number that appears in products that are related to George Lucas and his works. This recurrent in-joke in George Lucas films and LucasArts computer games originates in Lucas’s short student film Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB, which was later reworked into his first theatrical release, THX 1138.

Where can I watch the movie THX 1138?

You are able to stream THX 1138 by renting or purchasing on Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, Google Play, and Vudu.

What is George Lucas’s number?

George Lucas references. Filmmaker George Lucas places the number 1138 into many of his Lucasfilm productions and LucasArts games. It was first referenced in Lucas’ college short film Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB, later remade into the 1971 feature film THX 1138.

How do I contact George Lucas?

For questions related to George Lucas’ student films, you may contact [email protected] or the USC School of Cinematic Arts.