Demon Seed
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Adapted from a lesser-known novel from SF/Horror author Dean R. Koontz, this claustrophobic thriller presents a computerized nemesis incorporating the murderous elements of 2001's HAL with the world-domination goal of the title villain in Colossus: The Forbin Project. Brilliant cybernetics expert Dr. Alex Harris (Fritz Weaver) develops a revolutionary new supercomputer dubbed Proteus IV (voice of Robert Vaughn, uncredited) which is capable of almost human self-awareness and capacity for intellectual growth. Unfortunately for Alex and his wife Susan (Julie Christie), Proteus is also imbued… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 71%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It falls in the Rosemary's Baby (1968) tradition for creepy child birth films about violated moms."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Ahead of it's time."
‑ Michael A. Smith, Nolan's Pop Culture Review
"A combination of Kubrick's 2001 and Polanski's Rosemary's Baby, with a dash of Buster Keaton's Electric House thrown in"
‑ Leo Goldsmith, Not Coming to a Theater Near You
"Wanna see a movie about a woman raped by a house?"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"There's no way you can claim Demon Seed is a classic, or even any good, really, but it's undeniably worth an hour and a half of your time"
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
"Alternately fascinating and goofy."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
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