This article is about the film Starcrash. For the MST3K episode go to MST3K 1106 - Starcrash.
Starcrash is a 1978 Italian-made space opera directed by Luigi Cozzi (aka Lewis Coates). It starred Caroline Munro and Marjoe Gortner as rogue space travelers who help a kindly Emperor (Christopher Plummer) defeat an evil usurper. It was co-written by Cozzi and Nat Wachsberger (one of the producers), with additional dialogue by R.A. Dillon. Music was by John Barry.
Starcrash was one of several sci-fi/space opera-type films that were made in the late 1970s/early 1980s in an attempt to capitalize on the popularity of Star Wars.
- Marjoe Gortner
- David Hasselhoff
- Robert Tessier
- Hamilton Camp
- Joe Spinell
- Nadia Cassini
- The dialogue of the actors was re-dubbed for the American release, though not all of the actors dubbed their own voices. The character Stella Star's voice was dubbed by actor Candy Clark, who was married to Marjoe Gortner at the time.
- Starcrash was distributed in America by New World Pictures, a company owned by Roger Corman.