Captain EO(Movie, 1986)

17min | Genre: Science Fiction
Captain EORating: 3.4/5 (with 5858 votes)
Captain EO is a 1986 American 3D science fiction short film that was shown at Disney theme parks from 1986 through 1998. The movie stars Michael Jackson, was written by George Lucas, and directed by Francis Ford Coppola (who came up with the name "Captain EO" from the Greek, cf. Eos, the Greek goddess of dawn). The film was shown as part of an attraction with in-theater effects. The attraction returned to the Disney Parks in 2010 as a tribute after Jackson's death. The film was shown for the final time at Epcot on December 6, 2015. The film's executive producer was George Lucas. It was choreographed by Jeffrey Hornaday and Michael Jackson, photographed by Peter Anderson, produced by Rusty Lemorande and written by Lemorande, Lucas and Coppola, from a story idea by the artists of Walt Disney Imagineering. Lemorande also initially designed and created two of the creatures, and was an editor of the film. The score was written by James Horner and featured two songs ("We Are Here to Change the World" and "A... ()
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About Captain EO

In this 3-D science fiction film that was shown at Disney theme parks, the infamous Captain EO and his ragtag crew are sent on a diplomatic mission through space to deliver a gift to the mysterious and menacing Supreme Leader of a desolate industrial planet.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 5 languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Korean (KO), Portuguese (PT)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/01/1986
Producer: George Lucas
Screenwriter: Francis Ford Coppola
Executive Producer: George Lucas
Film Editor: Lisa Fruchtman
Director of Photography: Vittorio Storaro
Composer: James Horner
Keywords: musical
Budget: 30,000,000 USD

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:13831, Added: 02/19/2018, Last updated: 01/04/2022