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The Formula

The Formula(1980)

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Brief Synopsis

A detective is in jeopardy after discovering a synthetic formula for gasoline.

Cast & Crew

George C Scott Lieutenuant Barney Caine
Marlon Brando Adam Steiffel
John Gielgud Dr Abraham Esau
G. D. Spradlin Clements
Richard Lynch Frank Tedesco; General Kladen
John Van Dreelen Hans Lehman
Robin Clarke Major Tom Neeley
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1980 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Production Co:  Cip Filmproduktions .....Production Company, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. .....Production Company, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. .....Studio, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Cic Productions .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • nice of you to not see it.

    a.morris 2018-01-08

    one man is considered to be the god of acting for some of the greatest actors of all time. the other.. simply considered the professional actor of record... MORE>

  • The Formula

    Michael Whitty 2017-11-20

    The formula for synthetic fuel has been around since WWII and we begin there and then go to present day Los Angeles and the murder of a police chief that... MORE>

  • the formula

    kevin sellers 2015-08-30

    I disagree with the two previous reviewers, both of whom write that this movie was ahead of its time. Indeed, it very much reflects its time; the late... MORE>