Barbarella(Movie, 1968)

| 1h 38min | Genres: Science Fiction, Adventure, Comedy
BarbarellaRating: 2.9/5 (with 114 votes)
Barbarella is a 1968 science fiction film directed by Roger Vadim, based on the comic series of the same name by Jean-Claude Forest. The film stars Jane Fonda as Barbarella, a space-traveler and representative of the United Earth government sent to find scientist Durand Durand, who has created a weapon that could destroy humanity. As a director who expressed an interest in comics and science fiction, Vadim was hired to direct Barbarella after producer Dino De Laurentiis purchased the film rights to the comic series. Vadim attempted to cast several actors in the title role (including Virna Lisi, Brigitte Bardot, and Sophia Loren) before choosing his then-wife, Fonda. A friend of Vadim's, Terry Southern, wrote the initial screenplay, which changed considerably during filming and led to seven other writers credited in the final release, including Vadim and Forest. The film began shooting immediately following the completion of another De Laurentiis comic adaptation, Danger: Diabolik, with both films sharing several cast and crew members. The film was particularly popular in the United Kingdom, where it was... ()
Movie poster of Barbarella

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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About Barbarella

In the far future, a highly sexual woman is tasked with finding and stopping the evil Durand-Durand. Along the way she encounters various unusual people.

Trailer for Barbarella + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production countries: Italy, United States of America (USA)
Based on: "Barbarella"
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: Aymara (AY), English (EN)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovenian (SL), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/10/1968
Director: Roger Vadim
Screenwriter: Terry Southern, Roger Vadim, Claude Brulé, Jean-Claude Forest
Film Editor: Victoria Mercanton
Director of Photography: Claude Renoir
Composer: Maurice Jarre
Costume designer: Paco Rabanne
Production Designer: Mario Garbuglia
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Barbarella: Queen of the Galaxy"
Budget: 9,000,000 USD
Revenue: 2,500,000 USD (= 28%)

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