Zardoz (1974)

Zardoz (1974)
Tagline: Beyond 1984, Beyond 2001, Beyond Love, Beyond Death
Category: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Director: John Boorman
Cast: Sean Connery, Charlotte Rampling, Sara Kestelman, John Alderton, Sally Anne Newton, Niall Buggy, Bosco Hogan, Jessica Swift, Bairbre Dowling, Christopher Casson, Reginald Jarman

plot summary

In the distant future Earth is divided into two camps, the barely civilized group and the overly civilized one with mental powers. A plague is attacking the second group after which it’s members cease to have any interest in life and become nearly catatonic. When Sean Connery one of the barbarians, crosses over, the tenuous balance in their world is threatened.

cast list

Sean Connery Zed
Charlotte Rampling Consuella
Sara Kestelman May
John Alderton Friend
Sally Anne Newton Avalow
Niall Buggy Arthur Frayn/Zardoz
Bosco Hogan George Saden
Jessica Swift Apathetic
Bairbre Dowling Star
Christopher Casson Old Scientist
Reginald Jarman Death