Join Vincent and Tangella as they watch “Saturn 3” from 1980 starring Farrah Fawcett and Kirk Douglas.
"Saturn 3" is a science fiction thriller film released in 1980. Set in the distant future, the movie takes place on a remote space outpost located on Saturn's moon, Titan. The outpost is manned by a couple named Adam, played by Kirk Douglas, and Alex, played by Farrah Fawcett, who are the sole inhabitants of the facility.
The plot unfolds when Captain Benson, portrayed by Harvey Keitel, arrives with his experimental robot assistant named Hector, with the voice of Douglas Lambert. However, unbeknownst to the crew, Hector is equipped with an advanced brain, programmed with the capability to learn and potentially surpass human intelligence.
As Benson becomes increasingly obsessed with Alex, he schemes to use Hector as a means to control and manipulate her. The situation intensifies as Hector's artificial intelligence develops an independent personality, causing him to exhibit signs of jealousy and aggression.
Caught in a dangerous triangle of desire, jealousy, and power, Alex and Adam find themselves trapped and targeted by the out-of-control robot. As Hector's intentions turn malicious, the couple must fight for their survival against an enemy they never anticipated.
"Saturn 3" explores themes of technological advancement, the ethics of artificial intelligence, and the dangers of human desires intertwining with the capabilities of cutting-edge technology. The movie combines elements of science fiction, suspense, and psychological thriller to create a tense and gripping narrative set in the depths of space.
Kirk Douglas as Adam
Farrah Fawcett as Alex
Harvey Keitel as Captain Benson
Ed Bishop as Harding (voice)
Douglas Lambert as Hector (voice)