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Blast from the Past
Directed by:
Hugh Wilson

Released on January 27 of 1999 in the USA, "Blast from the Past" (also known as "Eve und der letzte Gentleman", "Sbucato dal passato") is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by Hugh Wilson, and written by Bill Kelly (screenplay) . Brendan Fraser and Alicia Silverstone are starring, alongside Christopher Walken, Sissy Spacek, Dave Foley and Joey Slotnick.

After 35 years in a bomb shelter, Adam Webber is finally going outside to play.

Who directed "Blast from the Past":

Blast from the Past was directed by Hugh Wilson, an American actor, writer, director, and producer.

Before making Blast from the Past, Hugh Wilson had directed The First Wives Club, released in 1996, Guarding Tess (1994), Burglar (1987), Rustlers' Rhapsody (1985). Since, he directed Dudley Do-Right, released in 1999.

What was the release date of "Blast from the Past":

Blast from the Past was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, January 27, 1999. Other films released on Wednesday, January 27, 1999 are The Passion of Ayn Rand (dir. Christopher Menaul) and Beefcake (dir. Thom Fitzgerald). This was twenty (20) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 02, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, May 24, 2000 in France; Thursday, September 23, 1999 in Germany; Friday, March 03, 2000 in Italy; Friday, May 28, 1999 in Spain; Thursday, July 08, 1999 in Australia and on Saturday, October 23, 1999 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Blast from the Past":

At the casting of Blast from the Past we find Brendan Fraser, previously seen in Gods and Monsters (1998) and George of the Jungle (1997); Alicia Silverstone (Excess Baggage (1997), Batman & Robin (1997)); Christopher Walken (Antz (1998), New Rose Hotel (1998)) [ more... ]

  • Dave Foley and Brendan Fraser also appeared in Monkeybone, released in 2001.
  • Christopher Walken and Steve Bean also worked together in Mousehunt, released in 1997.
  • Brendan Fraser and Don Yesso can also be seen in Dudley Do-Right, released in 1999.
  • Christopher Walken and Alicia Silverstone can both be seen in Excess Baggage, released in 1997.

What is the Storyline of "Blast from the Past":

Calvin Webber (Christopher Walken) is a brilliant and eccentric Caltech nuclear physicist, living during the Cold War. His extreme fear of a nuclear holocaust leads him to build an enormous self-sustaining fallout shelter beneath his suburban home. One night, while he and his pregnant wife, Helen (Sissy Spacek), are entertaining guests, a family friend comes to inform him that John F. Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev are getting into a debate. The family turns on their television, and watch in horror. When [...]

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