Soylent Green

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Director

Richard Fleischer

Cast

Charlton Heston as Robert Thorn

Leigh Taylor-Young as Shirl

Chuck Connors as Tab Fielding

Brock Peters as Chief Hatcher

Paula Kelly as Martha Fielding

Edward G. Robinson as Solomon Roth

Stephen Young as Gilbert

Joseph Cotten as William R. Simonson

Mike Henry as Kulozik

Writers

Stanley R. Greenberg (screenplay)

Harry Harrison (novel “Make Room! Make Room!”)


Summary

In an overpopulated, starving New York City of the future, NYPD detective Robert Thorn investigates the murder of an executive at rations manufacturer Soylent Corporation. With an elderly academic Sol Roth, Thorn begins to make real progress, until the governor mysteriously pulls the plug.
In an overpopulated, starving New York City of the future, NYPD detective Robert Thorn investigates the murder of an executive at rations manufacturer Soylent Corporation. With an elderly academic Sol Roth, Thorn begins to make real progress, until the governor mysteriously pulls the plug.

Genre

Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Released

April 19, 1973

Runtime

1hr 37min

MPAA

Rated PG

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