Sleeper

United States, 1973

Film
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A witty, futuristic comedy with Allen brought back to life after 200 years in the year 2173 to find himself a wanted man in a totally regulated society. Allen is hunted as a dangerous alien, and in the course of avoiding capture, he first becomes a robot-servant to dippy artist, Diane Keaton, and, after revealing his true identity to her, embarks with her on an hilarious series of improbable escapades.

Credits

director
producer

Jack Grossberg

production company

United Artists Corporation

Duration

01:24:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1973

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

37674

Language

English

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Comedy

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Dystopias

Fantasy & Science Fiction

Fantasy & Science Fiction → Science fiction films

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Magic, Occult & Supernatural → Dystopias

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Future life

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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