Outland (1981)

Outland (1981)
Tagline: Even in space, the ultimate enemy is man.
Category: Crime, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Director: Peter Hyams
Cast: Sean Connery, Peter Boyle, Frances Sternhagen, James Sikking, Kika Markham, Clarke Peters, Steven Berkoff, John Ratzenberger, Nicholas Barnes, Manning Redwood, Pat Starr, Hal Galili, Angus MacInnes, Stuart Milligan, Eugene Lipinski

plot summary

A marshal in outer space assigned to a remote mining colony refuses to look the other way when miners begin dying from a deadly narcotic designed to increase their productivity in this film patterned on _High Noon_. Separated from his family, the marshal finds few allies in the corporate-controlled colony when assassins are sent to take care of him.

cast list

Sean Connery Marshal William T. O’Niel
Peter Boyle Station Manager Mark B. Sheppard
Frances Sternhagen Dr. Marian Lazarus
James Sikking Security Sergeant Montone
Kika Markham Carol O’Niel
Clarke Peters Security Corporal Ballard
Steven Berkoff Sagan
John Ratzenberger Tarlow
Nicholas Barnes Paul O’Niel
Manning Redwood Lowell
Pat Starr Mrs. Flo Spector
Hal Galili Security Officer Nelson
Angus MacInnes Hughes
Stuart Milligan Walters
Eugene Lipinski Cane (commits suicide in elevator)