The Last Starfighter
Universal Studios (1984)
Adventure, Family, Science Fiction
In Collection
Seen ItYes
IMDB   6.7
101 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   PG (Parental Guidance)
Kay E. Kuter Enduran
Dan Mason Lord Kril
Lance Guest Alex Rogan / Beta Alex
Dan O'Herlihy Grig
Catherine Mary Stewart Maggie Gordon
Barbara Bosson Jane Rogan
Norman Snow Xur
Robert Preston Centauri
Chris Hebert Louis Rogan
John O'Leary Rylan Bursar
George McDaniel Kodan Officer
Charlene Nelson Rylan Technician
John Maio Friendly Alien
Robert Starr Underling
Al Berry Rylan Spy
Nick Castle
Producer Gary Adelson
Edward O. Denault
Writer Jonathan R. Betuel
Cinematography King Baggot
Musician Craig Safan

The Last Starfighter tells the story of Alex, a young man trapped n the life of a trailer park mechanic. His mastery of a video game leads to being recruited as the only hope of an intergalactic civilization nearly wiped out by a merciless enemy.
Edition Details
Edition 25th Anniversary Edition
Distributor Universal
Release Date 8/4/2009
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles French; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Heroes of the Screen: All-new retrospective documentary with the cast and crew as they revisit the scripting, casting and groundbreaking computer effects. Crossing the Frontier: Making The Last Starfighter: An original documentary on the creation of the film and its innovative visual effects. Image Gallery: Rare production photos, promotional material and an alternate ending. Feature Commentary: With Director Nick Castle and Production Designer Ron Cobb.