The Man Who Fell to Earth1976

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The Man Who Fell to Earth
Directed by:
Nicolas Roeg

Starring David Bowie, Rip Torn, Candy Clark, Buck Henry, Bernie Casey and Jackson D. Kane, "The Man Who Fell to Earth" (also known as "Uomo che cadde sulla Terra, L'", "Mann, der vom Himmel fiel, Der") is a Science Fiction/Drama film directed by Nicolas Roeg, released in the USA on May 28 of 1976.

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Who is the director of "The Man Who Fell to Earth":

The Man Who Fell to Earth was directed by Nicolas Roeg, an English cinematographer, director, and writer.

Before The Man Who Fell to Earth, Nicolas Roeg had directed Don't Look Now, released in 1973, Walkabout (1971), Performance (1970). Since, he directed Bad Timing, released in 1980, Eureka (1984), Insignificance (1985), Track 29 (1988), The Witches (1990), and Puffball (2007).

What was the release date of "The Man Who Fell to Earth":

The Man Who Fell to Earth was first released on Friday, May 28, 1976, in the United States. Also released on Friday, May 28, 1976 have been Leadbelly (dir. Gordon Parks) and Shoot (dir. Harvey Hart). This was forty-three (43) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, July 06, 1977 in France and on Saturday, June 19, 1976 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Man Who Fell to Earth":

At the casting of The Man Who Fell to Earth we find David Bowie, previously seen in The Virgin Soldiers (1969); Rip Torn (Crazy Joe (1974), Payday (1973)); Candy Clark (I Will, I Will... for Now (1976), American Graffiti (1973)) [ more... ]

  • Rip Torn and Buck Henry also worked together in Defending Your Life, released in 1991.
  • David Bowie and Buck Henry can both be seen in The Linguini Incident, released in 1991.
  • Buck Henry and Rip Torn also worked together in First Family, released in 1980.
  • David Bowie and Rip Torn also appeared in August, released in 2008.

What is the Storyline of "The Man Who Fell to Earth":

Thomas Jerome Newton (David Bowie) is a humanoid alien who comes to Earth from a distant planet seeking a way to bring water back to his home planet, Anthea, which is experiencing a terrible drought.

Newton uses the advanced technology of his home planet to patent many inventions on Earth, and rises to incredible wealth as the head of a technology-based conglomerate, World Enterprises Corporation, aided by leading patent attorney Oliver V. Farnsworth (Buck Henry). Secretly, this wealth is needed to [...]

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